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The Resource Expeditionary eagles : outmaneuvering the Taliban : illustrated, H. John Poole ; foreword by Ray L. Smith

Expeditionary eagles : outmaneuvering the Taliban : illustrated, H. John Poole ; foreword by Ray L. Smith

Label
Expeditionary eagles : outmaneuvering the Taliban : illustrated
Title
Expeditionary eagles
Title remainder
outmaneuvering the Taliban : illustrated
Statement of responsibility
H. John Poole ; foreword by Ray L. Smith
Title variation
Outmaneuvering the Taliban
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Expeditionary Eagles offers an interesting strategic analysis of the war in Afghanistan plus, as always in John Poole's books, innovative small-unit tactics and techniques
Cataloging source
AFQ
Dewey number
958.104/7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.412
LC item number
.P66 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Expeditionary eagles : outmaneuvering the Taliban : illustrated, H. John Poole ; foreword by Ray L. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-307) and index
Contents
Part one: The full extent of the problem -- What lies behind all the Afghan turmoil? -- The Afghan Taliban's Karachi home -- The Pakistani Taliban's Islamabad offensive -- Al-Qaeda's hidden influence -- The drug barons -- Part two: Lessons from history -- Foreign destabilization of Afghanistan -- Unresolved issues within Pakistan -- Reasons behind the Soviet failure -- Still probable conduits and depots -- Part three: The martial part of a 4GW equation -- Changes in how the Taliban fights -- The drug runners; modus operandi -- Present U.S. strategy -- Drug interdiction tactics -- New techniques on offense -- New techniques on defense -- The village contingent option -- Epilogue
Control code
sky232018558
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 314 p.
Isbn
9780981865928
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010923107
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1836966
  • a1836966
Label
Expeditionary eagles : outmaneuvering the Taliban : illustrated, H. John Poole ; foreword by Ray L. Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-307) and index
Contents
Part one: The full extent of the problem -- What lies behind all the Afghan turmoil? -- The Afghan Taliban's Karachi home -- The Pakistani Taliban's Islamabad offensive -- Al-Qaeda's hidden influence -- The drug barons -- Part two: Lessons from history -- Foreign destabilization of Afghanistan -- Unresolved issues within Pakistan -- Reasons behind the Soviet failure -- Still probable conduits and depots -- Part three: The martial part of a 4GW equation -- Changes in how the Taliban fights -- The drug runners; modus operandi -- Present U.S. strategy -- Drug interdiction tactics -- New techniques on offense -- New techniques on defense -- The village contingent option -- Epilogue
Control code
sky232018558
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 314 p.
Isbn
9780981865928
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010923107
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1836966
  • a1836966

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