Read it, then compare the situations to the very recent past.
The American military is faced with being drawn into more and more operations that require civil action in conjunction with military action.
Fascinating book, well written, thoughtful field manual relevant to the history of this type of conflict.
During the lengthy Banana Wars, Corps headquarters undoubtedly heard about many guerrilla-fighting details, but you won't find them here. Read morePublished 6 months ago by War Wagon
This manual was written by marines who participated in the numerous banana wars in South America and in the Philippines ,it a helpful guide for all officers in the field as well as... Read morePublished 7 months ago by norwegian
This is a must read for every military strategist, leader, or future military personnel. I can not stress to you enough how important this book is to the longevity of dominant... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Benjamin C.
A piece of history that is still in use! The Marines were using this guide over 60 years ago. Buy it!Published 17 months ago by clem
I did not rate this very high due to its lack of relativity to warfare today. If you are looking for a historical perspective then it will be of more value. Read morePublished 19 months ago by culdee
Must read for anybody who calls themselves a strategist, your incomplete without this book, recommended to anybody who has a interest in Warfare.Published 23 months ago by Armchair General
This was written prior to WW2. Read it, then compare the situations to the very recent past. I think that any reader will be amazed at the timeliness of the publication.Published on August 25, 2012 by J!