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Military Misfortunes: The Anatomy of Failure in War

Military Misfortunes: The Anatomy of Failure in War

by Eliot A. Cohen, John Gooch

Publisher: Free Press
ISBN: 9780743280822
Pages: 320
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 8 Mb
Date posting: 2020-11-24
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Why do competent armies fail? • Why did the American-led coalition in Iraq fail to wage a classic counter-insurgency campaign for so long after the fall of Baghdad? • Why was the sophisticated Israeli intelligence service so thoroughly surprised by the onslaught of combined Arab armies during the Yom Kippur War of 1973? • How did a dozen German U-boats manage to humiliate the U.S. Navy for nine months in 1942 ...