Author:Ahmed S. Hashim


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Insurgency and Counter-Insurgency in Iraq

By: Ahmed S. Hashim

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, UK, Hurst & Company:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027197

ISBN: 1850657955

Condition: New

In this sobering account of the ongoing violence in Iraq, Ahmed Hashim, a specialist on Middle Eastern startegic issues and irregular warfare, reveals the insurgents behind the widespread revolt, their motives, and their tactics. The insurgency, he shows, is not a united movement directed by a leadership with a single ideological vision. Instead, it involves former regime loyalists, Iraqis resentful of foreign occupation, foreign and domestic Islamist extremists, and elements of organized crime. These groups have cooperated with one another in the past and coordinated their attacks; but the al... View more info

When Counterinsurgency Wins: Sri Lanka’s Defeat Of The Tamil Tigers

By: Ahmed S. Hashim

Price: $24.38

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 101464

ISBN: 9789382993476

Condition: New

When Counterinsurgency Wins traces the development of the counterinsurgency campaign in Sri Lanka, from the early stages of the war to the later adaptations of the Sri Lankan government, leading up to the final campaign. The campaign itself is analyzed in terms of military strategy but is also given political and historical context-critical to comprehending the conditions that give rise to insurgent violence.Printed Pages: 280. View more info