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The sling and the stone : on war in the 21st century, Thomas Hammes

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The sling and the stone : on war in the 21st century
Title
The sling and the stone
Title remainder
on war in the 21st century
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Hammes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Hammes, Thomas X
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asymmetric warfare
  • Operational art (Military science)
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The sling and the stone : on war in the 21st century, Thomas Hammes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 292-310) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Four generations of warfare -- The
  • first two generations of modern war -- Transition to third-generation warfare -- Changes in society -- Mao and the birth of fourth-generation war -- The
  • Vietnamese modification -- The
  • Sandanista refinement -- The
  • Intifada : civilians versus an army -- The
  • al-Aqsa Intifada -- Al-Qaeda : a transnational enemy -- Afghanistan : a tribal network -- Iraq : high-tech versus fourth-generation -- Technology : not a panacea -- Characteristics of fourth-generation war -- Where to from here? -- Evaluating the threat -- The
  • future is flexibility
Control code
FIEb14741167
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 321 pages
Isbn
9780760324073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)62714507
Label
The sling and the stone : on war in the 21st century, Thomas Hammes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 292-310) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Four generations of warfare -- The
  • first two generations of modern war -- Transition to third-generation warfare -- Changes in society -- Mao and the birth of fourth-generation war -- The
  • Vietnamese modification -- The
  • Sandanista refinement -- The
  • Intifada : civilians versus an army -- The
  • al-Aqsa Intifada -- Al-Qaeda : a transnational enemy -- Afghanistan : a tribal network -- Iraq : high-tech versus fourth-generation -- Technology : not a panacea -- Characteristics of fourth-generation war -- Where to from here? -- Evaluating the threat -- The
  • future is flexibility
Control code
FIEb14741167
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 321 pages
Isbn
9780760324073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)62714507

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