The Resource Chasing ghosts : unconventional warfare in American history, John J. Tierney, Jr

Chasing ghosts : unconventional warfare in American history, John J. Tierney, Jr

Label
Chasing ghosts : unconventional warfare in American history
Title
Chasing ghosts
Title remainder
unconventional warfare in American history
Statement of responsibility
John J. Tierney, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
355.3430973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
U240
LC item number
.T59 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Chasing ghosts : unconventional warfare in American history, John J. Tierney, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • Pt. I. Home frontiers : terrorism, guerrilla war, and the American cause -- Introduction to part I : the colonial heritage -- 1. Revolutionary terrorism : Whig vs. Tory -- 2. Southern partisans vs. British Redcoats -- 3. Gray Ghosts vs. Union Bluecoats -- 4. Outlaws and guerrillas on Civil War frontiers -- 5. Strategic cultures : Indians and the army -- 6. Tribal irregulars vs. army irregulars -- Pt. II. Foreign frontiers : expansion, insurrection, and counterinsurgency -- Introduction to part II : imperialism -- 7. The Philippine insurrection : initial phase -- 8. The Philippine insurrection : protest and victory -- 9. Mexico : Texas rangers to Pancho Villa -- 10. The Caribbean : the Dominican Republic and Haiti -- 11. Nicaragua : optimism turns into frustration -- 12. Nicaragua : protest and withdrawal -- 13. World War : guerrilla theaters -- 14. Cold War : aid and advice -- 15. Vietnam : contradictions in counterinsurgency -- 16. Renewal : Vietnam to the Persian Gulf
  • Epilogue : does history repeat?
Control code
000040082555
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 288 p.
Isbn
9781597970150
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2006004221
Other physical details
ill.
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.b21750129
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  • rm21750129
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