Day: August 10, 2016

10 Obscure “Must Read” Military History Books

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The British Way in Counter-insurgency, 1945-1967  by David French

Westmoreland’s War by Gregg Daddis

The Pentomic Era: The U.S. Army Between Korea and Vietnam by Andrew Bacevich

Quartered Safe Out Here by George Macdonald Fraser

 The Wizards of Armageddon by Fred Kaplan

The Counterinsurgency Era by Douglas Blaufarb

Modern Warfare: A Study of Men, Weapons and Theories by Sheldon Bidwell

 Learning to Forget: U.S. Army Counterinsurgency Doctrine and Practice from Vietnam to Iraq  by David Fitzgerald

Reconsidering the American Way of War by Antulio J. Echevarria

The Art of War in World History by Gerard Chaliand

This list was created byBrian Linn,  Professor of History at Texas A&M University and can be found in it’s complete unabridged form at Best Defense.

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