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Author Ballard, John R., 1957-

Title From Kabul to Baghdad and back : the U.S. at war in Afghanistan and Iraq / John R. Ballard, David W. Lamm, and John K. Wood.

Imprint Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, c2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    956.70443 BAL    Available
Description xxvi, 369 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-356) and index.
Contents Fighting two enemies: a historical perspective -- The attacks of 9/ 11 and the decision to go to war in Afghanistan: a historical perspective -- The opening gambit: Enduring Freedom and unconventional success -- Iraq and the Iraqi Freedom campaign: shift of national strategic focus -- Fighting two wars: the Afghan campaign as a secondary theater -- The Casey strategy in Iraq, from Fallujah to Tal Afar -- Parallel campaigns -- The 2007 Baghdad surge and the end of combat operations in Iraq -- Developing the Afghan surge strategy -- Conflict termination in Afghanistan -- A final assessment: fighting two wars.
Subject Afghan War, 2001- -- Campaigns.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Campaigns.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009.
Strategy.
United States -- Military policy -- History -- 21st century.
United States -- History, Military -- 21st century.
Added Author Lamm, David W.
Wood, John K., 1959-
ISBN 9781612510224 (hbk. : alk. paper)
1612510221 (hbk. : alk. paper)

 
    
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