Encyclopedia of Insurgency and Counterinsurgency: A New Era of Modern Warfare

Editor: Tucker, Spencer C.
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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ISBN: 978-1-61-069279-3
Category: Social Sciences - Criminology & Law
Image Count: 41
Book Status: Available
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A fascinating look at the insurgencies and counterinsurgencies throughout history with a concentration on the 20th and 21st centuries.

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Table of Contents

  • About the Editor
  • Preface
  • General Maps
  • Introduction
  • Entries
  • A
  • Abd al-Qadir
  • Abd el-Krim al-Khattabi, Muhammad ibn
  • Abrams, Creighton Williams, Jr.
  • Abu Sayyaf
  • Aden Emergency
  • Adwa, Battle of
  • Afghanistan Insurgency
  • Aguinaldo y Famy, Emilio
  • Aircraft in Counterinsurgency Operations
  • Al-Aqsa Intifada.
  • Algeria, French Pacification of
  • Algerian War
  • Algiers, Battle of
  • Al-Harakat Al-Islamiyya.
  • American Civil War Insurgency and Counterinsurgency
  • American Indian Wars in the West
  • American Revolutionary War
  • Angolan Insurgency
  • Annual, Battle of
  • Arab Revolt against Ottoman Rule
  • Arab Revolt of 1936
  • Arafat, Yasser
  • Arango, Doroteo.
  • Arminius
  • Arriaga, Kaúlza de Oliveira de
  • Aussaresses, Paul
  • B
  • Bacon’s Rebellion
  • Bar Kokhba Revolt
  • Basmachi Revolt
  • Batista y Zaldivar, Fulgencio
  • Battle of Algiers
  • Begin, Menachem
  • Bell, James Franklin
  • Ben Bella, Ahmed
  • Benevolent Assimilation
  • Betancourt, Rómulo
  • Bifurcation
  • Bigeard, Marcel
  • Black and Tans and the Auxiliaries
  • Black Hawk War
  • Boer War, Second.
  • Bolívar, Simón
  • Borneo Insurgency.
  • Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • Boudica
  • Briggs, Sir Harold Rawdon
  • Broz, Josip.
  • Brunei Insurgency.
  • Bugeaud de la Piconnerie, Thomas Robert
  • C
  • Cabral, Amílcar
  • Caesar, Gaius Julius
  • Callwell, Sir Charles Edward
  • Cambodia, Vietnamese Occupation of
  • Castro Ruz, Fidel Alejandro
  • Challe, Maurice
  • Chechen War, Second
  • Chechnya Insurgency
  • Chieu Hoi Program
  • Chin Peng
  • Church, Benjamin
  • Civil Operations and Revolutionary Development Support
  • Civil War, American, Insurgency and Counterinsurgency.
  • Civilian Irregular Defense Group
  • Clausewitz, Carl Philipp Gottfried von
  • Colby, William Egan
  • Collins, Michael
  • Colombian Insurgency
  • Combined Action Platoons, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Concentration Camps in the Second Boer War
  • Contras
  • Cordon Sanitaire
  • Counterinsurgency Manuals, U.S. Military
  • Crazy Horse
  • Crook, George
  • Cuban Revolution
  • Cuban War of Independence
  • Cultural Anthropology and Insurgency and Counterinsurgency
  • Custer, George Armstrong
  • Cyprus Insurrection
  • D
  • Dang Xuan Khu.
  • Davydov, Denis Vasilyevich
  • Debray, Jules Régis
  • Decker, Carl von
  • DEFENSIVE SHIELD, Operation
  • Dhofar Rebellion
  • Dimokratikós Stratós Elladas
  • Dirty War.
  • Dominican Republic Insurgency and U.S. Intervention
  • Dye Marker, Project.
  • E
  • East Timor
  • Ellinikós Laïkós Apeleftherotikós Stratós
  • El Popé.
  • El Salvador Insurgency
  • Emmerich, Andreas
  • Eritrean War for Independence
  • Erskine, Sir George Watkin Eben James
  • Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agoniston
  • Etzel.
  • Ewald, Johann von
  • F
  • Fall, Bernard B.
  • Fedayeen
  • Fighters for the Freedom of Israel.
  • Filipino Scouts.
  • Fire Force, Rhodesian
  • Firqat
  • Foco Theory
  • Franc-tireur
  • French Pacification of Algeria.
  • Frente de Libertação de Moçambique
  • Frente Farabundo Martí para la Liberación Nacional
  • Frente Nacional de Libertação de Angola
  • Frente Sandinista de Liberación
  • Front de Libération Nationale
  • Front for the Liberation of Occupied South Yemen
  • Frunze, Mikhail Vasilyevich
  • Fuerzas Armadas de Liberación Nacional of Puerto Rico
  • Fuerzas Armadas de Liberación Nacional of Venezuela
  • Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia–Ejército del Pueblo
  • Funston, Frederick
  • G
  • Gallieni, Joseph Simon
  • Galula, David
  • Garibaldi, Giuseppe
  • German Peasants’ Revolt
  • Geronimo
  • Godard, Yves
  • Gordon, Charles George
  • Great Iraqi Revolution.
  • Great National Solidarity Program.
  • Great Revolt.
  • Great Rising.
  • Great Syrian Revolt
  • Greek Civil War
  • Grivas, Georgios
  • Guatemala Insurgency
  • Guerra Sucia
  • Guerre Révolutionnaire
  • Guerrilla
  • Guevara de la Serna, Ernesto
  • Guillén, Abraham
  • Guinea Insurgency
  • Guzmán Reynoso, Abimael
  • Gwynn, Sir Charles William
  • H
  • Hai Ba Trung.
  • Haitian Insurgency and U.S. Intervention
  • Hamas.
  • Ham Nghi
  • Harakat al-Jihad al-Islami fi Filastin
  • Harakat al-Muqawama al-Islamiyya
  • Harding, John Allan Francis
  • Hearts and Minds
  • Herero Revolt
  • Hilsman, Roger
  • Hoche, Louis Lazare
  • Ho Chi Minh
  • Ho Chi Minh Trail
  • Hofer, Andreas
  • Hukbalahap Rebellion
  • Hungarian Revolution
  • I
  • Indochina War
  • Indonesia-Malaysia Confrontation
  • Insurgency
  • Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization
  • Intifada, First
  • Intifada, Second
  • Iraq Insurgency
  • Iraq Revolt
  • Ireland Revolutionary Era
  • Irgun Tsvai Leumi
  • Irish Republican Army
  • Islamic Movement.
  • J
  • Jacquerie
  • Jaunissement
  • Jewish Revolt against Rome
  • Jihad
  • Judas Maccabeus
  • K
  • Kabila, Laurent Désiré
  • Karen Insurgency
  • Kashmir Insurgency
  • Kenya Emergency
  • Khmer Rouge
  • Kitchener, Horatio Herbert
  • Kitson, Sir Frank
  • Komer, Robert William
  • Konfrontasi.
  • Krulak, Victor H.
  • Kurdistan Workers’ Party
  • L
  • Lansdale, Edward Geary
  • Lattre de Tassigny, Jean Joseph Marie Gabriel de
  • Lawrence, Thomas Edward
  • Le Duan
  • Lehi.
  • Lettow-Vorbeck, Paul Emil von
  • Le Van Nhuan.
  • Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam
  • Libyan Civil War
  • Lohamei Herut Israel
  • Long March
  • Lord’s Resistance Army
  • Lyautey, Louis Hubert
  • M
  • Macabebe Scouts
  • MacArthur, Arthur, Jr.
  • Maccabean Revolt
  • Machel, Samora Moïses
  • Madagascar Revolt
  • Madium Affair
  • Magsaysay, Ramón del Fierro
  • Mahdist Uprising in Sudan
  • Maji Maji Rebellion
  • Makhno, Nestor Ivanovich
  • Malabar Revolt.
  • Malagasy Uprising.
  • Malayan Emergency
  • Mao Zedong
  • Mappila Rebellion.
  • Marighella, Carlos
  • Marion, Francis
  • Martí, Agustin Farabundo
  • Massu, Jacques Émile
  • Mau Mau
  • McCuen, John Joachim
  • McNamara Line
  • Mexican-American War and Guerrilla Warfare
  • Mexican Expedition
  • Miles, Nelson Appleton
  • Mitchell, Colin Campbell
  • Mondlane, Eduardo
  • Moplah Rebellion
  • Morice Line
  • Moro Islamic Liberation Front
  • Moro National Liberation Front
  • Moros
  • Mosby, John Singleton
  • Movimento Popular de Libertação de Angola
  • Movimiento de Liberación Nacional
  • Mozambique Insurgency
  • Mugabe, Robert Gabriel
  • Mujahideen in the Soviet-Afghan War
  • Muscle Shoals, Project.
  • N
  • Namibia Insurgency.
  • Nasution, Abdul Haris
  • National Liberation Front of Aden
  • National Military Organization.
  • Navia-Osorio y Vigil, Álvaro de
  • Nepal Insurgency
  • Neto, António Agostinho
  • Ngo Dinh Diem
  • Nguyen Sinh Cung.
  • Nicaragua Insurgency
  • Nicaraguan Revolution
  • Nkomo, Joshua
  • Northern Ireland Insurgency
  • O
  • Office of Strategic Services
  • Oil Slick Policy.
  • Okamura Yasuji
  • Open Arms Program.
  • Organisation de l’Armée Secrète
  • P
  • Pacification
  • Paiva Couceiro, Henrique Mitchell de
  • Palestine Liberation Organization
  • Palmach
  • Partido Africano da Independência de Guiné e Cabo Verde
  • Pathet Lao
  • Peasants’ Revolt in England
  • Peninsular War
  • Pershing, John Joseph
  • Peru Insurgencies
  • Petraeus, David Howell
  • Philippeville Massacre
  • Philippine Constabulary
  • Philippine Islands and U.S. Pacificationduring the Philippine-American War
  • Philippine Scouts
  • Phoenix Program
  • Police Role in Counterinsurgency
  • Politicization of Armed Forces
  • Pol Pot
  • Pontiac’s Rebellion
  • Popé
  • Popular Front for the Liberation of the Occupied Arabian Gulf
  • Practice Nine, Project.
  • Program for the Pacification and Long-Term Development of South Vietnam
  • Propaganda
  • Pseudoforces
  • Pueblo Revolt
  • Pugachev’s Rebellion
  • Puller, Lewis Burwell
  • Punitive Expedition.
  • Q
  • Qaboos bin Said al-Said
  • Quadrillage and Ratissage
  • R
  • Ratissage
  • Reconcentrado System
  • Regulator Revolt
  • Reid-Daly, Ronald Francis
  • Resettlement
  • Resistance
  • Resistência Nacional Moçambicana
  • Rhodesian Bush War
  • Rhodesian Fire Force.
  • Riego y Nuñez, Rafael del
  • Rif War
  • Roberto, Holden Álverto
  • Roberts, Frederick Sleigh
  • Rogers, Robert
  • Roguet, Christophe Marie Michel
  • Royal Irish Constabulary
  • S
  • Salan, Raoul Albin-Louis
  • Saloth Sar.
  • Sandinistas.
  • Sandino, Augusto César
  • San Martín, José Francisco de
  • Santa Cruz de Marcenado, Marqués de.
  • Savimbi, Jonas Malheiro
  • Selous Scouts
  • Seminole Wars
  • Sendero Luminoso
  • Senussi and Sultan of Darfur Rebellions
  • Serong, Francis Philip
  • Sétif Uprising
  • Shamil, Imam
  • Shays’ Rebellion
  • Shining Path.
  • Simson, Hugh James
  • Skulking Way of War
  • Small Wars Manual, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Smith, Jacob Hurd
  • Somaliland Insurgency
  • South African War
  • South Sudan Insurgency
  • South-West Africa Insurgency
  • South-West Africa People’s Organization
  • Soviet-Afghan War
  • Spartacus
  • Special Air Service
  • Special Operations Executive
  • Special Operations Forces, U.S.
  • Spinola, António Sebastião Ribeiro de
  • Sri Lankan Civil War
  • Stern, Avraham
  • Stern Gang.
  • Strategic Hamlet Program
  • Suchet, Louis-Gabriel
  • Suicide Bombings
  • Sumter, Thomas
  • Sun Tzu
  • Syrian Insurgency
  • Syrian Revolt.
  • T
  • Tache d’Huile
  • Taiping Rebellion
  • Tamil Tigers.
  • Taruc, Luis Mangalus
  • Taylor, John Rodgers Meigs
  • Taylor, Zachary
  • Tecumseh
  • Templer, Sir Gerald Walter Robert
  • Ten Years’ War in Cuba
  • Terrorism
  • Teutoburg Forest, Battle of the
  • Thompson, Sir Robert Grainger Ker
  • Tito
  • Toussaint L’Ouverture, François Dominique
  • Trinquier, Roger
  • Trocha
  • Trotha, Lothar von
  • Troubles, The.
  • Trung Trac and Trung Nhi
  • Truong Chinh
  • Tseng Kuo-fan.
  • Tukhachevsky, Mikhail Nikolayevich
  • Tupamoros.
  • Tyrolean Revolt
  • U
  • Ung Lich.
  • União Nacional para a Independência Total de Angola
  • United States Army School of the Americas
  • United States Marine Corps Combined Action Platoons.
  • Urban Guerrilla Warfare
  • Utley, Harold Hickox
  • V
  • Vendée Revolt
  • Venezuelan Insurgency
  • Vercingetorix
  • Viet Cong
  • Viet Minh
  • Vietnam War
  • Villa, Francisco
  • Vo Nguyen Giap
  • W
  • Walker, Sir Walter Colyear
  • Wallace, William
  • Walls, Peter
  • War of the Flea
  • War of the Regulation.
  • Wat Tyler’s Rebellion.
  • Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation
  • Western Sahara War
  • Westmoreland, William Childs
  • Weyler y Nicolau, Valeriano
  • Whiskey Rebellion
  • Wingate, Orde Charles
  • Wolseley, Garnet Joseph
  • Worth, William Jenkins
  • Z
  • Zapata, Emiliano
  • Zeng Guofan
  • Zimbabwe African National Union
  • Zimbabwe African People’s Union
  • Zimbabwe War of Liberation.
  • Chronology of Selected Insurgencies through History
  • Bibliography
  • List of Editors and Contributors