Shadow Warfare

Shadow Warfare

The History of America's Undeclared Wars

eBook - 2014
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Contrary to its contemporary image, deniable covert operations are not something new. Such activities have been ordered by every president and every administration since the Second World War. In many instances covert operations have relied on surrogates, with American personnel involved only at a distance, insulated by layers of deniability. Shadow Warfare traces the evolution of these covert operations, detailing the tactics and tools used from the Truman era through those of the contemporary Obama Administrations. It also explores the personalities and careers of many of t.
Publisher: Berkeley, California : Counterpoint, 2014
ISBN: 9781619023574
1619023571
9781306776264
1306776260
9781619022447
1619022443
Characteristics: 1 online resource (625 pages)
Additional Contributors: Wexler, Stuart

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Several of the very earliest American military incursions had been provoked by the private affairs of American citizens.

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Exploration of America's conduct of surrogate warfare before, during, and after the Cold War.

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