British Counterinsurgency

  • Authors
  • John Newsinger

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. John Newsinger
    Pages 1-4
  3. John Newsinger
    Pages 5-32
  4. John Newsinger
    Pages 33-61
  5. John Newsinger
    Pages 62-87
  6. John Newsinger
    Pages 88-111
  7. John Newsinger
    Pages 112-135
  8. John Newsinger
    Pages 136-156
  9. John Newsinger
    Pages 157-200
  10. John Newsinger
    Pages 201-242
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 243-284

About this book


British Counterinsurgency challenges the British Army's claim to counterinsurgency expertise. It provides well-written, accessible and up-to-date accounts of the post-1945 campaigns in Palestine, Malaya, Kenya, Cyprus, South Yemen, Dhofar, Northern Ireland and more recently in Iraq and Afghanistan.


War Terrorism Counterinsurgency Empire Mau Mau Taliban SAS British Army Afghanistan Iraq Torture,Communism South Yemen army insurgency Terror terrorism torture Communism

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-29824-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31686-8
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