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The Oxford Companion to Politics of the World (2 ed.)

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2004
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Social sciences, Politics
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A method utilized by small, mobile units to harass, weaken, demoralize, and combat larger conventional forces, guerrilla warfare antedates modern ...

Guerrilla Warfare

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The Oxford Companion to American Military History

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2004

Guerrilla warfare (the word guerrilla comes from the Spanish meaning “little war”) is often the means used by weaker nations ...

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The Oxford Companion to World War II

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2003

see in resistance section of relevant major powers and under names of relevant countries. ...

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The Oxford Companion to Military History

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2004

Guerrilla warfare is, at its simplest, a direct reversal of the logic of regular warfare. Where regular armies aim to ...

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World Encyclopedia

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Current Version:
2004
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Encyclopedias
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64 words

Small-scale, ground combat operations usually designed to harass, rather than destroy, the enemy. Such tactics are often employed by insurgents ...

Guerrilla Warfare

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Brian Loveman

The Oxford Companion to Comparative Politics

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2012
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Social sciences, Politics
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1,356 words

A method utilized by small, mobile units to harass, weaken, demoralize, and combat larger conventional forces, guerrilla warfare antedates modern ...

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The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

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2002

military and paramilitary operations conducted in enemy-held or hostile territory by irregular, predominantly indigenous forces. ...

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