How Wars Are Won and Lost: Vulnerability and Military Power

How Wars Are Won and Lost: Vulnerability and Military Power

by John A. Gentry

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313395826
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/30/2011
Series: Praeger Security International Series
Pages: 314
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

John A. Gentry, PhD, is adjunct associate professor with the Security Studies Program of Georgetown University's Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

1 Introduction 1

2 The Philippine War of 1899-1902 23

3 The Allied Bomber Offensive against Germany (1943-1945) 43

4 The United States in Vietnam (1961-1975) 68

5 NATO's War against Yugoslavia (1999) 110

6 The U.S. War in Iraq (2003-2011) 138

7 The U.S. War in Afghanistan (2001-?) 174

8 Summary and Conclusions 195

Notes 235

Bibliography 283

Index 307

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