The Savage Wars Of Peace

Author: Max Boot
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465038662
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Beginning with Jefferson's expedition against the Barbary pirates, Max Boot tells the exciting stories of our sometimes minor but often bloody landings in Samoa, the Philippines, China, Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Mexico, ...

The Long War

Author: Andrew J. Bacevich
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231505868
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Weigley, The American Way of War, ch. 18; Millett and Maslowski, For the
Common Defense, ch. 16. Harry G. Summers Jr., On Strategy: A Critical Analysis
of the Vietnam War (Novato, California: Presidio Press, 1982); Millett and
Maslowski, For the Common Defense, ch. 17. Max Boot, The Savage Wars of
Peace: Small Wars and the Rise of American Power (New York: Basic Books,
2002), ch. 13; Millett and Maslowski, For the Common Defense, ch. 17. Boot, The
Savage Wars of ...

War Time

Author: Mary L. Dudziak
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199913471
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... The Savage Wars of Peace: Small Wars and the Rise of American Power (New
York: Basic Books, 2002); Mary Renda, Taking Haiti: Military Occupation and the
Culture of U.S. Imperialism (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2001
); Paul A. Kramer, The Blood of Government: Race, Empire, the United States,
and the Philippines (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2006).
Francis Wormuth and Edwin Brown Firmage, To Chain the Dog of War: The War
Power of ...

Decision At Sea

Author: Craig L. Symonds
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199754885
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U.S. State Department, Foreign Relations of the United States (1898), 937–38;
Musicant, Empire by Default, 602–4; Trask, The War with Spain in 1898, 441.
Linn, The Philippine War, 31. McKinley is quoted in Perez, The War of 1898, 118.
Linn, The Philippine War, 315. Max Boot, The Savage Wars of Peace: Small Wars
and the Rise of American Power (New York: Basic Books, 1902), 123–24. See
also Glenn A. May, “Why the United States Won the Philippine– American War, ...

The Culture Of Military Innovation

Author: Dima Adamsky
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804773807
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Albert Wohlstetter states that superior economic resources offer numerous
advantages in a war of attrition against materially inferior enemies. Albert
Wohlstetter and Henry Rowen, Objectives of the United States Military Posture (
RAND, 1 May 1959). 150 Brian M. Linn, “The American Way of War Revised,”
Journal of Military History 66, no. 2 (April 2002), pp. 501–33; Max Boot, The
Savage Wars of Peace: Small Wars and the Rise of American Power (New York:
Basic Books, 2002).

War Made New

Author: Max Boot
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101216832
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War Made New begins with the Gunpowder Revolution and explains warfare?s evolution from ritualistic, drawn-out engagements to much deadlier events, precipitating the rise of the modern nation-state.

On Suicide Bombing

Author: Talal Asad
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231511973
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Max Boot, The Savage Wars of Peace: Small Wars and the Rise of American
Power (New York: Basic, 2003). See, in this connection, Colonel C. E. Callwell's
classic, Small Wars: Their Principles and Practices (London: H. M. Stationery
Office, 1906), and the Small Wars Manual: United States Marine Corps, 1940 (
Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1940). See Kenneth R. Rizer,
“Bombing Dual-Use Targets: Legal, Ethical, and Doctrinal Perspectives,” Air and
Space ...

The A To Z Of U S Diplomacy From The Civil War To World War I

Author: Kenneth J. Blume
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 146171902X
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... American foreign policy for its effectiveness and for avoiding the moralistic
crusading that often characterized the 20th century American approach to the
world; Walter Russell Mead, Special Providence. American Foreign Policy and
How It Changed the World, which identifies four unique American approaches to
foreign affairs and argues that U.S. foreign policy has been remarkably
successful; Max Boot, The Savage Wars of Peace. Small Wars and the Rise of
American Power, ...

Wrong Turn

Author: Colonel Gian Gentile
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1595588965
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See also Rufus Phillips, Why Viet- nam Matters: An Eyewitness Account of
Lessons Not Learned (Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2008), 286–90; and Max
Boot, The Savage Wars of Peace: Small Wars and the Rise of American Power (
New York: Basic Books, 2002). For an excel- lent scholarly critique of Sorley's
work, see Andrew J. Birtle, “PROVN, Westmore- land, and the Historians: A
Reappraisal,” Journal of Military History, October 2008, 1213–47; and Andrew J.
Birtle, “In Pursuit ...