In this unprecedented account of the intensive air and ground operations in Iraq, two of America's most distinguished military historians bring clarity and depth to the first major war of the new millennium. Reaching beyond the blaring headlines, embedded videophone reports, and daily Centcom briefings, Williamson Murray and Robert Scales analyze events in light of past military experiences, present battleground realities, and future expectations.... 273 AnNajaf, 103a104, 196, 199a201 An Nasiriyah: battle for, 118a126; fedayeen and, 110a111, 118a126; Gulf War strategy and, 12; ... 4a7, 208; convergence between marines and, 243; Field Manual 100a5, 47a48; organizational structure and, 62a64; technology and, 50. ... 196, 197 ATACMS ( Army Tactical Missile System), 106a107, 275 A Troop, 3a69 Armor, 206a207 audacity, 208a209, 218 B-1anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Iraq War|
|Author||:||Williamson Murray, Robert H Scales|
|Publisher||:||Harvard University Press - 2005-09-28|