Murray, Williamson
September 2006
Strategic Challenges for Counterinsurgency & the Global War on T;9/1/2006, p1
Book Chapter
Chapter 1 of the book "Strategic Challenges for Counterinsurgency and the Global War on Terrorism" is presented. It explores the need of American military leaders and corps to undergo advanced and strategic professional education in preparation for the challenges that might confront the nation. It also discusses the troubles faced by the country against the Middle East that might lead to cultural war.


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