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Intelligence and Surprise Attack
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Erik J. Dahl
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-19 - Publisher: Georgetown University Press

How can the United States avoid a future surprise attack on the scale of 9/11 or Pearl Harbor, in an era when such devastating attacks can come not only from nation states, but also from terrorist groups or cyber enemies? Intelligence and Surprise Attack examines why surprise attacks often succeed
Military Intelligence and Surprise Attack
Language: en
Pages: 11
Authors: Michael Howard
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1963 - Publisher:

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Ambush
Language: en
Pages: 322
Authors: Rose Mary Sheldon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-24 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

There are two images of warfare that dominate Greek history. The better known is that of Achilles, the Homeric hero skilled in face-to-face combat to the death. He is a warrior who is outraged by deception on the battlefield. The alternative model, equally Greek and also taken from Homeric epic,
Understanding Intelligence Failure
Language: en
Pages: 158
Authors: James J. Wirtz
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-10 - Publisher: Routledge

This collection, comprising key works by James J. Wirtz, explains how different threat perceptions can lead to strategic surprise attack, intelligence failure and the failure of deterrence. This volume adopts a strategist’s view of the issue of surprise and intelligence failure by placing these phenomena in the context of conflict
Surprise Attack
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Larry Hancock
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-01 - Publisher: Catapult

Surprise Attack explores sixty plus years of military and terror threats against the United States. It examines the intelligence tools and practices that provided warnings of those attacks and evaluates the United States' responses, both in preparedness – and most importantly – the effectiveness of our military and national command