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Counter-insurgency in Rhodesia

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Published by Croom Helm in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zimbabwe -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p255-257. - Includes index.

    StatementJ.K. Cilliers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT962.5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination266p. :
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21657797M
    ISBN 100709934122

    The Rhodesian Front was a conservative political party in Rhodesia (or Southern Rhodesia) when the country was under white minority first by Winston Field, and, from , by Ian Smith, the Rhodesian Front was the successor to the Dominion Party, which was the main opposition party in Southern Rhodesia during the Federation period. The RF was formed in March by Whites Ideology: Nationalism, Conservatism.


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Without question, this is one of the best accounts of the overall Rhodesian counter-insurgency strategy (or lack thereof at times).

The book covers a wide variety of topics including a general overview of the war, psychological and intelligence operations, protected village and cordon sanitaire tactics, Security Force Axillary operations, pseudo-operations of the Selous Scouts, and other aspects of the by: Without question, this is one of the best accounts of the overall Rhodesian counter-insurgency strategy (or lack thereof at times).

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This book is based on a dissertation submitted in for a Masters Degree in Strategic Studies at the University of South Africa. The title of the thesis was A Critique on Selected Aspects of the Rhodesian Security Forces Counter-insurgency Stra-tegy, Additional information drawn from subsequent publications has been included whereFile Size: KB.

This book is based on a dissertation submitted in for a Masters Degree in Strategic Studies at the University of South Africa. The title of the thesis was A Critique on Selected Aspects of the Rhodesian Security Forces Counter-insurgency Stra-tegy, Additional information drawn from subsequent publications has been included whereFile Size: 7MB.

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Ultimately, all governments stand or fall on the consent of the governed, and all counterinsurgency campaigns depend for their success on the government securing that consent.

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Date 14 November Author Pjones Permission (Reusing this file) See : Pjones (talk).He was educated in Rhodesia (Zimbabwe), leaving the country after independence for an extended bout of travel before returning in Since then he has guided in all the major mountain ranges south of the equator, helping develop the concept of sustainable travel, and .