The Colonel"s war
Read Online
Share

The Colonel"s war

  • 678 Want to read
  • ·
  • 60 Currently reading

Published by W. H. Allen in London .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJames Broom Lynne.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.L9894 Cn, PR6062.Y62 Cn
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 386 p. ;
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5253521M
ISBN 100491015836
LC Control Number75326452
OCLC/WorldCa1858710

Download The Colonel"s war

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

Unrestricted Warfare (Chinese:超限战 or 超限戰, literally "warfare beyond bounds") is a book on military strategy written in by two colonels in the People's Liberation Army, Qiao Liang (乔良) and Wang Xiangsui (王湘穗). Its primary concern is how a nation such as China can defeat a technologically superior opponent (such as the United States) through a variety of means.   The Colonels is the fourth in W.E.B. Griffin's series Brotherhood of War. it follows a group of colonels and other military personnel from December, until April , the period during which the US military advisors were becoming more entrenched in Vietnam and the time when the famous Bay of Pigs debacle took place/5(41). PLA Colonels on "Unrestricted Warfare": Part I Book One On New War Chapter 1 The Revolution in Weaponry Came First. The revolution in weaponry created the conditions for a revolution in military affairs. Every new weapon creates the possibility of new tactics and strategy. This was true for the crossbow, for gunpowder just as it is for the. It is The Vietnam War has begun to escalate, its new style of battle demanding new weapons and tactics and men who can use them. Overnight, it seems, the U.S. Army must scramble to create its first-ever Air Assault Division, a force critical to its chances of success, but the obstacles facing it are staggering: untrained men, mysteriously failing aircraft, vicious inter-service rivalries.

In Colonels and Cadres, Jacklyn Cock explores the link between war and gender in a specific society and period - South Africa in the s. She documents interviews with victims of the violence, resisters and militarists - colonels and soldiers in the South African Defence Force (SADF), and cadres in the ANC's Umkhonto we Sizwe (MK). The book ends with the Bay of Pigs disaster. Griffin brings back old friends and has them making new friends. If you like a great series about the Army, the Brotherhood of War is the best, and the Colonels reflects the marvelous insider knowledge that Mr. Griffin has of the inner workings of the Army.5/5(5).   The Paperback of the The Colonels (Brotherhood of War Series #4) by W. E. B. Griffin at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(46).   In , two Chinese colonels wrote a book called Unrestricted Warfare, about warfare in the age of main argument: Warfare in the modern world will no longer be primarily a struggle defined by military means — or even involve the military at all.

— THE WASHINGTON POST BOOK WORLD “ A crackling good story. The Brotherhood of War gets into the hearts and minds of those who by choice or circumstances are called upon to fight our nation’s wars.” — WILLIAM R. CORSON, LIEUTENANT COLONEL (RETIRED) U.S.M.C., AUTHOR OF THE BETRAYAL AND THE ARMIES OF IGNORANCE. : The Colonels (Brotherhood of War, Book 4) () by Griffin, W.E.B. and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K). This book provides a study of the men who served as Regimental colonels in the armies of Charles I during the English Civil War of In following the king's cause these colonels faced likely death in battle and many never survived to greet the restored monarchy. Their enduring and toughened loyalty to the Royalist cause lies at the centre of this book. This book is the second in a series which will feature the colonels of the Union Army in the Civil War. Most of them were citizen soldiers from a wide variety of backgrounds. Motivated by patriotic enthusiasm and personal ambition but often lacking any real military expertise, they nevertheless offered their services in defense of the Union.