By Andrew M, Dr Dorman
Andrew Dorman introduces Sierra Leone as Blair's moment nice army experience after Kosovo and the 1st he undertook on his personal. it truly is tied to Blair's 1999 Chicago speech at the 'Doctrine of the foreign Community', his circulation in the direction of humanitarianism and the effect of the Kosovo event. The ebook hyperlinks this circulate with the increase of cosmopolitan militaries and the expanding involvement of Western forces in humanitarian operations and their impression at the foreign procedure. in addition, it locations it in the context of defence transformation and the rising Western expeditionary features, particularly the eu Union's new conflict workforce notion and advancements in innovations akin to community Centric war and Networked Enabled potential. interpreting the entire crusade and contemplating the influence at the Blair govt, this e-book will end up to be a key reader at the topic.
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Blair's Successful War: British Military Intervention in Sierra Leone (Military Strategy and Operational Art) by Andrew M, Dr Dorman