Journals Higher Education



01 March 2014

256 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199354436

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Confronting the Colonies

British Intelligence and Counterinsurgency

Rory Cormac

  • An original exploration of how the intelligence community became aware of the growing insurgent threat in the twilight of Empire
  • First history to show how in the decades following WWII, the intelligence agenda expanded to include non-state actors, insurgencies, and irregular warfare