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  • The Accidental Guerrillaby David Kilcullen

    Oxford University Press, USA 2009; US$ 16.99

    David Kilcullen is one of the world's most influential experts on counterinsurgency and modern warfare. A Senior Counterinsurgency Advisor to General David Petraeus in Iraq, his vision of war dramatically influenced America's decision to rethink its military strategy in Iraq and implement "the surge.". Now, in The Accidental Guerrilla,... more...

  • All-in Fightingby W.E. Fairbairn

    Andrews UK 2012; US$ 7.99

    The author of this concise guide to unarmed combat and self-defence is a legend. W. E. Fairbairn (1885-1960) spent over thirty years in the tough environment of the Riot Squads of China's Shanghai Municipal Police. In order to lower levels of Police mortality at the hands of Chinese Tongs, he studied ancient Chinese and Japanese martial arts, including... more...

  • Analysis of Air-based Mechanization and Vertical Envelopment Concepts and Technologiesby Jon G. Grossman

    RAND Corporation 2001; US$ 9.95

    This report provides an assessment of the US Army's ability to insert mechanized forces in enemy-controlled terrain. The authors examined the performance of the national AAN advanced airframes under a variety of conditions. more...

  • The Architecture of Imperialismby Ellen Fowles Morris

    BRILL 2004; US$ 316.00

    This volume utilizes both archaeological and textual data pertaining to Egyptian military bases to examine the evolution of Egypt's foreign policy in the New Kingdom. The types of structures erected to house soldiers and administrators in Syria-Palestine, Nubia, and Libya differed in ways that do much to illuminate the nature of imperial aims in these... more...

  • The Art of Darknessby Scott Gerwehr; Preston Niblack; Dana J. Johnson

    RAND Corporation 2000; US$ 9.95

    This research was undertaken to gain a better understanding of the relationship between deception and the urban environment, first to explore the power of deception when employed against U.S. forces in urban operations, and second to evaluate the potential value of deception when used by U.S. forces in urban operations. more...

  • Beyond Shock and Aweby Eric L. Haney; Brian M. Thomsen

    Penguin Group US 2007; US$ 15.00

    More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA more...

  • Capital Preservationby Russ Glenn

    RAND Corporation 2001; US$ 9.95

    This work is based on a conference whose objectives were to: explain the significance of urban areas in current and future military operations; and discuss methods and means of seizing, stabilizing, or controlling such areas in the 21st century, for example. more...

  • Coralling the Trojan Horseby Russell W. Glenn; Randall Steeb; John Matsumura

    RAND Corporation 2001; US$ 9.95

    This study presents an alternative to continued reliance on close combat urban operations paradigms that require a commitment of large numbers of soldiers to urban operations. It largely focuses on combat operations, but is also applicable to serving objectives inherent during stability missions. more...

  • Counter-Guerrilla Operationsby NAPOLEAN D. VALERIANO; CHARLES T.R. BOHANNAN

    ABC-CLIO 2006; US$ 29.95

    This volume in the Praeger Security International (PSI) series Classics of the Counterinsurgency Era by two officers-one from the Philippines and the other from America-who fought as guerrillas against the Japanese occupation and went on to defeat the Huk rebellion after World War II. Unlike many other accounts of counterinsurgency operations that... more...

  • Counterdeception Principles and Applications for National Securityby Michael Bennett

    Artech House 2007; US$ 119.00

    Today, more than ever, the use of denial and deception (D&D) is being used to compensate for an opponent’s military superiority, to obtain or develop weapons of mass destruction, and to violate international agreements and sanctions. Although the historical literature on the use of strategic deception is widely available, technical coverage of... more...