Confrontation, Strategy and War Termination: Britain's by Christopher Tuck

By Christopher Tuck

on the middle of this booklet is the matter of battle termination. Britain received a virtually unbroken string of tactical army victories in the course of an undeclared struggle opposed to the Republic of Indonesia within the Sixties, but it proved tough to translate this into strategic luck. utilizing clash termination theories, this ebook argues that British approach in the course of disagreement was once either exemplary and wrong, either one of which needn't be together specific. The British adventure in Indonesia represents an illuminating case research of the problems linked to procedure and the winning termination of conflicts. the price of this e-book lies in parts: as a contribution to the literature on British counter-insurgency operations and as a contribution to the debates at the difficulties of battle termination within the context of strategic thought.

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