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Author Arreguin-Toft, Ivan.

Title How the weak win wars : a theory of asymmetric conflict / Ivan Arreguin-Toft.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  355.42 Ar69h 2005    ---  Available
Description xv, 250 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Cambridge studies in international relations ; 99
Note "Reprinted 2007."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction. -- Explaining asymmetric conflict outcomes. -- Russia in the Caucasus: the Murid War, 1830-1859. -- Britain in Orange Free State and Transvaal: the South African War, 1899-1902. -- Italy in Ethiopia: the Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1940. -- The United States in Vietnam: the Vietnam War, 1965-1973. -- The USSR in Afghanistan: the Afghan Civil War, 1979-1989. -- Conclusion.
Subject Asymmetric warfare -- Case studies.
Military history, Modern -- Case studies.
ISBN 0521548691 (pbk.)
9780521548694 (pbk.)
Standard No. NLGGC 267234619
YDXCP 2104680
YDXCP 2104679

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