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BooksAt the beginning of the 21st century much has remained the same in naval terms but much has changed. Geoffrey Till's study is an exploration of how change will impact upon the world's navies. The key changes he examines are political, diplomatic[...]
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-7146-8436-9 Article en page(s) : XVI, 430 p. Index. décimale : 359.96 Tags : Sea-power--History--21st century Langues: Anglais
BooksProfessor Sheldon uses the modern concept of the intelligence cycle to trace intelligence activities in Rome whether they were done by private citizens, the government, or the military. Examining a broad range of activities the book looks at the[...]
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-7146-5480-5 Article en page(s) : XXVII, 317 p. Tags : Intelligence service--Rome--History ; Military intelligence--Rome--History Langues: Anglais
BooksThis book is the result of my interest in the political science programme of international relations and an utterly under-researched field, China military studies.
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-7146-5548-2 Article en page(s) : IX, 251 Index. décimale : 355.033551 Tags : China--Military policy ; China--History, Military ; China--Armed forces Langues: Anglais
BooksLeaders in war illustrates how US Army leaders adapted to to psychological strains of combat, the fog of war, unforeseeable challenges, and the fuy of tank warfare during the Persian Gulf War.
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-415-35016-7 Article en page(s) : 224 p. Index. décimale : 956.7044/24/092273 Tags : Persian Gulf War, 1991--Personal narratives, American ; Persian Gulf War, 1991--Campaigns ; United States--Armed Forces--History--20th century Langues: Anglais
BooksIn this book the author bridges the gap between the common perception of the modern Yugoslav conflict as portrayed in the media and the actual grim reality with which he was dealing as a European Monitor on the ground.
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-415-35705-0 Article en page(s) : XII, 244 p. Index. décimale : 949.703 Tags : Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 ; Just war doctrine Langues: Anglais
BooksTo the tactical and operational planner, wars are indeed won and lost, and the difference is plain. Success is measurable; failure is obvious. In contrast, the pure strategist understands that war is but one aspect of social and political compet[...]
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-7146-8498-7 Article en page(s) : XIV, 218 Index. décimale : 355.02 Tags : Strategy Langues: Anglais
BooksIsabelle Duyvesteyn ; Jan Angstrom | London : Cass | Cass contemporary security studies series | 2005Have globalisation, virulent ethnic differences, and globally operating insurgents fundamentally changed the nature of war in the last decade? Interpretations of war as driven by politics and state rationale, formulated most importantly by the 1[...]
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-415-35461-5 Article en page(s) : XII, 247 Index. décimale : 355.02 Tags : Clausewitz, Carl von, 1780-1831 ; War ; World politics--1989- Langues: Anglais
Books"This book analyses the cardinal changes that have recently occurred in the Russian state, its principles of governance and its foreign-policy orientation. It reviews the recent changes in Russian approaches to geo-strategy and the geopolitical [...]
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-7146-5529-1 Article en page(s) : XII, 354 p. Catégories : Index. décimale : 327.47 Tags : Geopolitics ; Geopolitics--Russia ; Russia (Federation)--Foreign relations ; Russia (Federation)--Politics and government--1991- Langues: Anglais
BooksThis work - previously published as a special issue of the journal Intelligence and National Security - collects the thinking of some of the foremost experts on the future of intelligence in our new century.
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-415-34970-3 Article en page(s) : 201 p. Tags : Intelligence service ; National security Langues: Anglais
BooksStephen j. Cimbala ; Peter kent Forster | London : Cass | Cass contemporary security studies series | 2005This study establishes that political, economic, and military-technological changes transform the international system and alter the way in which a state views its and others' responsibilities and burdens for respondin to international crises.
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-415-35607-7 Article en page(s) : XII, 188 p. Tags : NATO ; United States. Air force Langues: Anglais
BooksThis publication considers the lessons to be gained for Britain, the British armed forces, and for NATO as a whole, from the Yugoslav wars of dissolution (1991 1999), with particular emphasis on the Kosovo crisis. The papers come from a diverse [...]
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-7146-8192-4 Article en page(s) : XXIII, 261 p. Index. décimale : 949.702/4 Tags : Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 ; NATO Langues: Anglais
ThesisThis book shows that wars that have hitherto been mainly interpreted as driven by economic, resource, ethnic or clan interests (such as the conflicts in Liberia and Somalia in the early 1990s) do have an overriding political rationale, which rev[...]
Article en page(s) : XIII, 184 p. Tags : Politics and war--Case studies ; Liberia--History--Civil War, 1989-1996--Causes ; Somalia--History--1960-1991 ; Somalia--History--1991- Langues: Anglais
BooksThis book is about the role of the Europeans in the Cold War during the years from 1953 to 1965. Based on recent research, the book offers essential new information about the role of Konrad Adenauer and the beginnings of the German "new Eastern [...]
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-7146-5465-2 Article en page(s) : XII, 304 p. Tags : Cold war Langues: Anglais
BooksThis book is the first full-length study of a key security issue confronting the west in the twenty-first century, urban military operations - as currently being undertaken by US and UK forces in Iraq. It relates military operations in cities to[...]
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-7146-8494-9 Article en page(s) : XVII, 285 Index. décimale : 355.426 Tags : Urban warfare ; Strategy ; Civil war Langues: Anglais
BooksThis book seeks to reconstruct and elucidate the processes behind the dicisions made by the Johnson Administration durin the years 1965-68 to sell Israel M-48 tanks, A-4 Skyhawk planes and F-4 Phantom planes. This book is a sequel to: John F. Ke[...]
ISBN/ISSN/EAN : 978-0-7146-8463-5 Article en page(s) : XI, 138 p. Tags : United States--Foreign relations--Israel ; Israel--Foreign relations--United States ; Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 ; Arms transfers--United States--History--20th century ; Defense industries--United States--History--20th century ; Phantom II (Jet fighter plane)--History ; M48 (Tank)--History ; Skyhawk (Jet attack plane)--History Langues: Anglais