This book is extremely well written and gives a clear perspective on Algeria since the time of the colonization.
This book should be required reading in all officers' academies everywhere, and I would wholeheartedly recommend it for all politicians as well.
Evans makes none of the above mistakes and relegates the military campaign to the political one fought in France and elsewhere.
A thorough and accessible history of a unknown but influential event that continues to shape our world today.Published 1 month ago by Elias Carr
The social and political follow up to A Savage War of Peace. Evans puts the Algerian conflict into a 21st century context. Read morePublished 5 months ago by James F. Ball
Before reading this book I had no idea of what transpired in the French Algerian War circa 1954/1962. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Richard C. Geschke