||Insurgency to 1500 -- Contesting religion and power, 1500-1700 -- Entering the modern? The eighteenth century -- Insurgencies in an age of imperialism: the nineteenth century -- The ideology of people's war refracted, 1900-40 -- Insurrections at a height, 1940-60 -- The fall of empires, 1960-80 -- The variety of goals and means, 1980s -- After the Cold War, 1990s -- Interventionism and its failings, 2000s -- A world without shape? The present -- Speculations about the future -- Conclusions.
||"A world history of insurgencies and of counterinsurgency warfare. Jeremy Black moves beyond the conventional Western-centric narrative, reaching back to antiquity to trace the pre-modern origins of war within states."--Provided by publisher.
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-260) and index.|
|Issued in other form||Online version: Black, Jeremy, 1955- author. Insurgency and counterinsurgency. Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield,  9781442256330|
|ISBN||9781442256316 (hardback ; alk. paper)|
|ISBN||1442256311 (hardback ; alk. paper)|
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