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Title:
The right way to lose a war : America in an age of unwinnable conflicts
Author:
Tierney, Dominic, 1977- , author.
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2015.

©2015
Physical Description:
xiii, 384 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Summary:
Reveals how the United States has struggled to adapt to the new era of guerrilla conflict, causing military losses and political disasters, and outlines a strategy of military engagement and diplomacy to help the nation withdraw from unsuccessful campaigns.
Language:
English
Contents:
The wrong way to lose a war. The dark age ; Fiasco ; The landscape of loss -- The right way to lose a war. Laying the groundwork ; Storytelling ; Surge ; Talk ; Leave ; Aftermath -- The right way to win a war. No more fiascos.
ISBN:
9780316254885
Format :
Book