TITLE

The Vertical Battlefield

AUTHOR(S)
Richardson, Doug; Richardson, Linda; Biass, E. H.
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Armada International;Aug/Sep2005, Vol. 29 Issue 4, Special section p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at the challenges facing the U.S. in 2005 over urban warfare. Impact of buildings and people on urban warfare; Denial of access to foreign journalists; Roles of tanks and aircraft in tactical thinking. INSETS: Unexpected Demands;Thinking 'Spherically'.
ACCESSION #
18129480

 

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