The Resource Counter-insurgency in Rhodesia, J.K. Cilliers

Counter-insurgency in Rhodesia, J.K. Cilliers

Label
Counter-insurgency in Rhodesia
Title
Counter-insurgency in Rhodesia
Statement of responsibility
J.K. Cilliers
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When originally published in 1985 this volume was the first scholarly and objective contribution available on Rhodesian counter-insurgency. It documents and explains why Rhodesia lost the war. The origins of the conflict are reviewed; each chapter examines a separate institution or counter-insurgency strategy directly related to the development of the conflict, concluding with a summary view of the Rhodesian security situation both past and present
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
968.91/04
Index
index present
LC call number
DT2988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge library editions. Terrorism and insurgency
Series volume
volume 4
Label
Counter-insurgency in Rhodesia, J.K. Cilliers
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1985
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Tables and Figures; List of Abbreviations and Terminology; Acknowledgement; Introduction; Dedication; 1. A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE WAR FOR ZIMBABWE: 1890 TO 1979; 1.1 The Early Years; 1.2 The Establishment of a Strategic Base Area in the North-east; 1.3 Operation Hurricane; 1.4 1974: Security Force Reaction; 1.5 Detente; 1.6 1976 and Dr Henry Kissinger; 1.7 The Patriotic Front; 1.8 1977: ZPRA Intensifies the War; 1.9 The Internal Settlement; 1.10 Lancaster House
  • 2. COMMAND AND CONTROL2.1 The Rhodesian Security Force's approach to command and control; 2.2 JOC's, JPS and Operation Hurricane; 2.3 War Council, COMOPS and NATJOC; 2.4 Special Forces; 2.5 Conclusion; 3. PROTECTED AND CONSOLIDATED VILLAGES; 3.1 The Concept; 3.2 Initial Attempts at Creating Protected Areas; 3.3 Operations Overload and Overload Two; 3.4 Extension of the Protected Village Scheme; 3.5 Opening of Protected Villages; 3.6 Guarding Forces; 3.7 The Rhodesian Approach and Conditions in Protected Villages; 3.8 Conclusion; 4. BORDER MINEFIELD OBSTACLES; 4.1 Cordon Sanitaire
  • 4.2 Rhodesian Cordons Sanitaires4.3 Border Minefields; 4.4 Conclusion; 5. PSEUDO OPERATIONS AND THE SELOUS SCOUTS; 5.1 The Concept; 5.2 The Formation of the Selous Scouts; 5.3 Pseudo Modus Operandi; 5.4 Conclusion; 6. INTERNAL DEFENCE AND DEVELOPMENT: PSYCHOLOGICAL OPERATIONS, POPULATION AND RESOURCE CONTROL, CIVIC ACTION; 6.1 The American Concept of Stability Operations; 6.2 Population and Resources Control, Psychological Operations and Civic Action; 6.3 The Sheppard Group; 6.4 Branch of Special Duties (BOSD) and the Formation of 1 POU; 6.5 The Directorate of Psychological Warfare
  • 6.6 Rewards6.7 Safe Returns and Amnesty Offers; 6.8 Interface and Manila Interface; 6.9 Food Control: Operation Turkey; 6.10 Psyop: Operation Splitshot; 6.11 Use of Spirit Mediums; 6.12 Conclusion; 7. EXTERNAL OPERATIONS; 7.1 Strategic Base Areas and Insurgent Sanctuaries; 7.2 Mozambique; 7.3 Zambia; 7.4 Botswana; 7.5 Angola; 7.6 Conclusion; 8. OPERATION FAVOUR: SECURITY FORCE AUXILIARIES; 8.1 Introduction: The Concept; 8.2 Operation Favour; 8.3 Conclusion; 9. INTELLIGENCE; 9.1 Introduction; 9.2 Organisation and Major Characteristics of the Rhodesian Intelligence Community prior to 1973
  • 9.3 Revolutionary War and Special Branch Intelligence9.4 The Development of Military Intelligence Organisations; 9.5 The Role of COMOPS; 9.6 Special Air Service, Selous Scouts and the Special Forces Intelligence Centre (SFIC); 9.7 Security and Counter-Intelligence; 9.8 Conclusion; 10. THE SECURITY SITUATION BY LATE 1979; 11. CONCLUSION; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn907773431
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317499251
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b34520624
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907773431
  • ebl1317499255

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