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  • Forfulgt, fordømt og fortiet: historien om den kommunistiske motstanden i Norge 1940-1945

    Forfulgt, fordømt og fortiet: historien om den kommunistiske motstanden i Norge 1940-1945
    av Terje Halvorsen, Terje Halvorsen

    Inbunden - 2020 - Norska (bokmål) - ISBN: 9788241951244

    Hele historien om de modigste motstanderne av Hitler i Norge under krigen. Denne historien er ikke skrevet før. De ble forfulgt av Gestapo og Stapo, fordømt som «uansvarlige» og fortiet etter krigen. Denne boka forteller om den kommunistiske motstan…

  • Pity the Nation

    Pity the Nation
    av Robert Fisk

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780192801302

    Account of war in the late-20th century both as historical document and as an eyewitness testament to human savagery. Written by one of Britain's foremost journalists, this book combines political analysis and war reporting: it is an epic account of…

  • Partisan Warfare, 1939-45

    Partisan Warfare, 1939-45
    av Peter Abbott

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850455137

    During 1941 the Germans occupied first Greece and the former Yuogslavia, then enormous areas of European Russia. Once the front line troops had moved on the struggle continued as bands of resistance fighters waged war against the occupation forces u…

  • Grenselosene

    Grenselosene
    av Hege Kofstad, Hege Kofstad

    Häftad - 2020 - Norska (bokmål) - ISBN: 9788253042282

    Langs hele svenskegrensa bodde det nordmenn som under krigen loset flyktninger gjennom skog, over sjø og fjell, til tryggheten i Sverige. De var menn og kvinner, barn og ungdommer, omtrent tusen i alt. De meldte seg ikke til heltedåd. De var vanlige…

  • War of the Flea

    War of the Flea
    av Robert Taber

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574885552

    "The guerrilla fights the war of the flea, and his military enemy suffers the dog's disadvantages: too much to defend; too small, ubiquitous, and agile an enemy to come to grips with." With these words, Robert Taber began a revolution in conventiona…

  • Lrrp Team Leader

    Lrrp Team Leader
    av John Burford

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804110518

    Vietnam, 1968. All of Sergeant John Burford's missions with F Company, 58th Infantry were deep in hostile territory. As leader of a six-man LRRP team, he found the enemy, staged ambushes, called in precision strikes, and rescued downed pilots. The l…

  • Insurgency and Counterinsurgency in Iraq

    Insurgency and Counterinsurgency in Iraq
    av Bruce Hoffman

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780833036667

    This analysis describes in counterinsurgency terms where the United States has gone wrong in Iraq; what unique challenges the conflict presents to coalition military forces; and what light both shed on future counterinsurgency planning, operations,…

  • Three Sips of Gin

    Three Sips of Gin
    av Tim Bax

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909384293

    There is nothing that terrorized Russian and Chinese-backed guerrillas fighting Rhodesia's bush war in the 1970s more than the famed Selous Scouts. The very name of the unit struck fear into the very heart and soul of even the most battle-hardened g…

  • Gambling with Violence

    Gambling with Violence
    av Yelena Biberman

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190929961

    In Gambling with Violence, Yelena Biberman tackles a global problem that is particularly consequential for Pakistan and India: state outsourcing of violence to ordinary civilians, criminals, and ex-insurgents. Why would these countries gamble with t…

  • Gambling with Violence

    Gambling with Violence
    av Yelena Biberman

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190929978

    In Gambling with Violence, Yelena Biberman tackles a global problem that is particularly consequential for Pakistan and India: state outsourcing of violence to ordinary civilians, criminals, and ex-insurgents. Why would these countries gamble with t…

  • Fire and Movement

    Fire and Movement
    av Jac Weller

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781581605280

    History has a nasty habit of repeating itself. Fire and Movement was written during the war against communist guerrillas in Vietnam, but we can still learn much from it about fighting terrorists in the current war in Iraq.This is not another dry reh…

  • Brigands with a Cause

    Brigands with a Cause
    av John S. Koliopoulos

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198228639

    This book examines both brigandage and irredentism in Greece since the War of Independence, tracing the intimate links between the two, their impact on Greek politics and statecraft, and their influence on the modern Greek state. It also served as a…

  • Armed Struggle and the Search for State

    Armed Struggle and the Search for State
    av Yezid Sayigh

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198296430

    Armed Struggle and The Search for State spans an entire epoch in the history of the contemporary Palestinian national movement, from the establishment of Israel in 1948, to the PLO-Israel accord of 1993. Contrary to the conventional view that nation…

  • Armed Struggle and the Search for State

    Armed Struggle and the Search for State
    av Yezid Sayigh

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198292654

    This masterly new work spans an entire epoch in the history of the contemporary Palestinian national movement, from the establishment of Israel in mandate Palestine in 1948, to the PLO-Israel accord of 1993. Contrary to the conventional view that na…

  • Victory for Hire

    Victory for Hire
    av Molly Dunigan

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804774581

    At peak utilization, private security contractors (PSCs) constituted a larger occupying force in Iraq and Afghanistan than did U.S. troops. Yet, no book has so far assessed the impact of private security companies on military effectiveness. Filling…

  • Victory for Hire

    Victory for Hire
    av Molly Dunigan

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804774598

    At peak utilization, private security contractors (PSCs) constituted a larger occupying force in Iraq and Afghanistan than did U.S. troops. Yet, no book has so far assessed the impact of private security companies on military effectiveness. Filling…

  • From Freedom Fighters to Jihadists

    From Freedom Fighters to Jihadists
    av Vera Mironova

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190939762

    At the start of the Syrian conflict in 2011, thousands of pro-democracy rebel groups spontaneously formed to fight the Assad regime. Years later, the revolution was unrecognizable as rebel opposition forces had merged into three major groups: Jabhat…

  • From Freedom Fighters to Jihadists

    From Freedom Fighters to Jihadists
    av Vera Mironova

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190939755

    At the start of the Syrian conflict in 2011, thousands of pro-democracy rebel groups spontaneously formed to fight the Assad regime. Years later, the revolution was unrecognizable as rebel opposition forces had merged into three major groups: Jabhat…

  • Guerrilla Warfare

    Guerrilla Warfare
    av 'Yank' Levy

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141039275

    1941. Britain is under some of the heaviest air raids of the Second World War. Concerns about Nazi paratroopers landing in Britain and invading take hold in the hearts of the British citizenry. The Home Guard has been mobilised to defend against air…

  • Saving Lives with Force

    Saving Lives with Force
    av Michael E. O'Hanlon

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815764472

    Military analyst Michael O'Hanlon shows how outside forces could successfully intervene to stop an ongoing cycle of warfare in a country whose government has collapsed or come under severe internal challenge.Based largely on recent U.S. experiences…

  • Modern Insurgencies and Counter-Insurgencies

    Modern Insurgencies and Counter-Insurgencies
    av Ian F. Beckett

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415239349

    Modern Insurgencies and Counter-Insurgencies explores how unconventional warfare tactics have opposed past and present governments all over the world, from eighteenth-century guerrilla warfare to the urban terrorism of today. Insurgency remains one…

  • Money in the Bank

    Money in the Bank
    av Angel Rabasa

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780833041593

    Six historic counterinsurgency (COIN) operations are examined to determine which tactics, techniques, and procedures led to success and which to failure. The Philippines, Algeria, Vietnam, El Salvador, Jammu and Kashmir, and Colombia were chosen for…

  • With the Cameliers in Palestine

    With the Cameliers in Palestine
    av John Robertson

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843426783

  • Identifying the Enemy

    Identifying the Enemy
    av Emily Crawford

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199678495

    Over the past twenty-five years, significant changes in the conduct of wars have increasingly placed civilians in traditional military roles - employing civilians to execute drone strikes, the 'targeted killing' of suspected terrorists, the use of p…

  • Unlawful Combatants

    Unlawful Combatants
    av Sibylle Scheipers

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199646111

    Unlawful Combatants brings the study of irregular warfare back into the centre of war studies. The experience of recent and current wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, and Syria showed that the status and the treatment of irregular fighters is one of…

  • The Fall of Che Guevara

    The Fall of Che Guevara
    av Henry Butterfield Ryan

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195131000

    This book tells the story-for the first time-of the United States government's response to Guevara's ill-starred insurgency in Bolivia in 1967. Henry Butterfield Ryan argues that Guevara's life must be re-evaluated in light of secret documents only…

  • The Fall of Che Guevara

    The Fall of Che Guevara
    av Henry Butterfield Ryan

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195118797

    The Fall of Che Guevara tells the story of Guevara's last campaign, in the backwoods of Bolivia, where he hoped to ignite a revolution that would spread throughout South America. For the first time, this book shows in detail the strategy of the USA…

  • Proxy Warriors

    Proxy Warriors
    av Ariel Ahram

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804773591

    In this book, Ariel Ahram offers a new perspective on a growing threat to international and human security-the reliance of 'weak states' on quasi-official militias, paramilitaries, and warlords. Tracing the history of several "high profile" paramili…

  • Understanding Proto-insurgencies

    Understanding Proto-insurgencies
    av Daniel Byman

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780833041364

    This study examines how terrorist groups transition to insurgencies and identifies ways to combat proto-insurgents. It describes the steps groups must take to gain the size and capabilities of insurgencies, the role of outside state support, and act…

  • Heads We Win

    Heads We Win
    av David C Gompert

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780833040213

    Current U.S. counterinsurgency strategy is in need of stronger cognitive capabilities that will enable the United States to "fight smarter." These include comprehension, reasoning, and decisionmaking, the components that are most effective against a…

  • Waging Insurgent Warfare

    Waging Insurgent Warfare
    av Seth G. Jones

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190600860

    Since the end of World War II, there have been 181 insurgencies around the world. Today, there are over three dozen violent insurgencies, including in such high-profile countries as Iraq, Syria, Libya, Afghanistan, and Ukraine. These insurgencies ha…

  • Sierra Leone: Revolutionary United Front

    Sierra Leone: Revolutionary United Front
    av Venter, Al J

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526728777

    Sierra Leone's eleven-year guerrilla war - that left 200,000 people dead - was brief, bloody and mindlessly brutal. It was also the second African war in which mercenaries were hired to counter some of the worst atrocities that Africa had on offer.…

  • The Indian Militia and Description of the Indies

    The Indian Militia and Description of the Indies
    av Captain Bernardo de Vargas Machuca

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822343141

    Sometimes referred to as the first published manual of guerrilla warfare, Bernardo de Vargas Machuca's Indian Militia and Description of the Indies is actually the first known manual of counterinsurgency, or anti-guerrilla warfare. Published in Madr…

  • The Soviet Partisan Movement, 1941-1944

    The Soviet Partisan Movement, 1941-1944
    av Leonid D. Grenkevich

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714644288

    Partisans and terrorists have dominated military history during the second half of the 20th century. Leonid Grenkevich offers an account of the shadowy partisan struggle that accompanied the Soviet Union's Great Patriotic War (1941-1945).

  • The Routledge Handbook of Insurgency and Counterinsurgency

    The Routledge Handbook of Insurgency and Counterinsurgency

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415567336

    This new handbook provides a wide-ranging overview of the current state of academic analysis and debate on insurgency and counterinsurgency, as well as an-up-to date survey of contemporary insurgent movements and counter-insurgencies.In recent years…

  • The I.R.A. and its Enemies

    The I.R.A. and its Enemies
    av Peter Hart

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198208068

    What is it like to be in the I.R.A. - or at their mercy? This fascinating study explores the lives and deaths of the enemies and victims of the County Cork I.R.A. between 1916 and 1923 - the most powerful and deadly branch of the I.R.A. during one o…

  • The I.R.A. and its Enemies

    The I.R.A. and its Enemies
    av Peter Hart

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198205371

    What is it like to be in the I.R.A. - or at their mercy? This fascinating study explores the lives and deaths of the enemies and victims of the County Cork I.R.A. between 1916 and 1923 - the most powerful and deadly branch of the I.R.A. during one o…

  • Warlords

    Warlords
    av Kimberly Marten

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801456794

    Warlords are individuals who control small territories within weak states, using a combination of force and patronage. In this book, Kimberly Marten shows why and how warlords undermine state sovereignty. Unlike the feudal lords of a previous era, w…

  • Foreign Fighters

    Foreign Fighters
    av David Malet

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199939459

    In conflict zones around the world, thousands of insurgents have been arriving from outside to fight on behalf of local rebel groups. They have been an increasing source of concern because they engage in deadlier attacks than local fighters do, viol…

  • Proxy Warriors

    Proxy Warriors
    av Ariel I. Ahram

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804773584

    In this book, Ariel Ahram offers a new perspective on a growing threat to international and human security-the reliance of 'weak states' on quasi-official militias, paramilitaries, and warlords. Tracing the history of several "high profile" paramili…

  • Inside Rebellion

    Inside Rebellion
    av Jeremy M. Weinstein

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521677974

    Some rebel groups abuse noncombatant populations, while others exhibit restraint. Insurgent leaders in some countries transform local structures of government, while others simply extract resources for their own benefit. In some contexts, groups kil…

  • Inside Rebellion

    Inside Rebellion
    av Jeremy M. Weinstein

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521860772

    Some rebel groups abuse noncombatant populations, while others exhibit restraint. Insurgent leaders in some countries transform local structures of government, while others simply extract resources for their own benefit. In some contexts, groups kil…

  • Exile Armies

    Exile Armies

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780333945643

    Operating from outside their homelands, exile armies have been an understudied phenomenon in history and international politics. From avoiding the fate of being a mere tool for a patron power to facing issues regarding their military efficacy and po…

  • Warriors Of The Steppe

    Warriors Of The Steppe
    av Erik Hildinger

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780306810657

    The nomadic peoples of central Asia,Huns, Bulgars, Magyars, Mongols,are still known to us for their legendary fighters Attila, Genghis Khan, and Timur Lenk (Tamerlane), as well as for their feats of calculated brutality. (Timur Lenk would leave pile…

  • Guerrilla Warfare

    Guerrilla Warfare
    av Anthony J. Joes

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313292521

    From the Carolina Swamp Fox to the Afghan Mujahideen, this book analyzes 40 guerrilla struggles across five continents, profiles important figures, and gives extensive bibliographical information. With an emphasis on causes and effects, Part I surve…

  • American Guerrilla

    American Guerrilla
    av Mike Guardia

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781935149224

    With his parting words "I shall return," General MacArthur sealed the fate of the last American forces on Bataan. Yet one young Army Captain, Russell Volckmann, refused to surrender. He disappeared into the jungles of north Luzon and raised a Filipi…

  • Guerrilla Strategies

    Guerrilla Strategies

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520044432

    This unique anthology of writings on revolutionary warfare and counterinsurgency covers almost all the major struggles of the modern world. Chaliand, who has had firsthand experience with guerrilla movements in Afghanistan, Africa, and Latin America…

  • Understanding Civil War

    Understanding Civil War

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780821360477

    The two volumes of Understanding Civil War build upon the World Bank's prior research on conflict and violence, particularly on the work of Paul Collier and Anke Hoeffler, whose model of civil war onset has sparked much discussion on the relationshi…

  • The Law of Non-International Armed Conflict

    The Law of Non-International Armed Conflict
    av Sandesh Sivakumaran

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199239795

    This book brings together and critically analyses the disparate conventional, customary, and soft law relating to non-international armed conflict. All the relevant bodies of international law are considered, including international humanitarian law…

  • The Law of Non-International Armed Conflict

    The Law of Non-International Armed Conflict
    av Sandesh Sivakumaran

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198722281

    The Law of Non-International Armed Conflict brings together and critically analyses the disparate conventional, customary, and soft law relating to non-international armed conflict. All the relevant bodies of international law are considered, includ…

  • Frontiersmen

    Frontiersmen
    av Anthony Clayton

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781857285253

    Since 1950, there has been almost continuous military unrest in Africa. This study offers an overview of warfare in this period, examining a military tradition that ranges from the highly sophisticated electronic, air and armour fighting between Sou…

  • Understanding Counterinsurgency

    Understanding Counterinsurgency

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415777643

    This textbook offers an accessible introduction to counterinsurgency operations, a key aspect of modern warfare.Featuring essays by some of the world's leading experts on unconventional conflict, both scholars and practitioners, the book discusses h…

  • Understanding Civil War

    Understanding Civil War

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780821360491

    The two volumes of "Understanding Civil War" build upon the World Bank's prior research on conflict and violence, particularly on the work of Paul Collier and Anke Hoeffler, whose model of civil war onset has sparked much discussion on the relations…

  • On Guerrilla Warfare

    On Guerrilla Warfare
    av Mao Tse-Tung

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252068928

    One of the most influential documents of our time, Mao Tse-tung's pamphlet on guerrilla warfare has become the basic textbook for waging revolution in underdeveloped and emergent areas throughout the world. Recognizing the fundamental disparity betw…

  • Guerrilla Warfare

    Guerrilla Warfare

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780765804068

    As the author makes clear, every book has a history; Guerrilla Warfare is no exception. Together with its sequel Terrorism (and two companion readers) it was part of a wider study: to give a critical interpretation of guerrilla and terrorism theory…

  • Aufstand

    Aufstand
    av William R. Polk

    Inbunden - 2009 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783868542103

  • Rethinking Counterinsurgency

    Rethinking Counterinsurgency
    av John Mackinlay

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780833044754

    British and U.S. counterinsurgency (COIN) operations have been slow to respond and adapt to the rise of the global jihadist insurgency, whose base of support is global and whose exploitation of the virtual dimension has outstripped the West's. After…

  • Guerrilla Warfare

    Guerrilla Warfare
    av Ernesto Guevara

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803270756

    This indispensable book includes three of Che Guevara's most influential essays describing his tactical philosophy of fighting a guerrilla war in Latin America. Guerrilla Warfare, written in 1960, outlines Guevara's doctrine for guerrilla fighters,…