TITLE

Not by Bombs Alone

AUTHOR(S)
Simpson, Jay Gordon
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Summer99, Issue 22, p91
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the lessons brought by the history of Malayan Emergency in Malaya. Demonstration on the support of military power on low intensity operations; Success of communists in doing terrorist acts; Complexity of applying airpower in the conflict. INSET: Malaya, 1948–1960..
ACCESSION #
6572539

 

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