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Logistics and the Chaco War: Bolivia versus Paraguay, 1932-1935
This article assesses how Paraguay, the weaker power, managed to defeat Bolivia in the 1932-35 Chaco War, fought over the disputed and remote Gran Chaco region that separated the two countries. UsingExpand
The French army at Gallipoli
Book Review: Queen and Country: Same-Sex Desire in the British Armed Forces, 1939–1945 by Emma Vickers
which manifest an apparently wasteful display, the most famous being the peacock. His argument proves fairly convincingly that the marginal advantage flowing from a little expenditure on the BritishExpand
Soldiering under Occupation: Processes of Numbing among Israeli Soldiers in the al-Aqsa Intifada
Erella Grassiani's scholarly book on military occupation links empirical data on Israeli soldiers’ experience of service in the occupied Palestinian territories to broader ‘theory’ on structures of...
The films of Kenneth Anger and the sixties politics of consciousness
This thesis is an enquiry into avant-garde filmmaker Kenneth Anger’s stated impetus for aesthetic practice, in that his approach is characterised by a desire to elicit a ‘transformative’ responseExpand
Command, Strategy And The Battle For Palestine, 1917
This chapter examines the interchange between and within British command and grand strategy during the Palestine campaign of 1917, a significant military operation that drew off hundreds of thousandsExpand
From Law and Order to Pacification: Britain's Suppression of the Arab Revolt in Palestine, 1936––39
This article examines British human rights abuses against noncombatants during the 1936––39 Arab Revolt in Palestine, contextualizing brutality in Palestine within British military practice and lawExpand
The October 1973 Arab‐Israeli war: Crisis management and coercive bargaining
The military and economic effects of the October 1973 Arab-Israeli war were profound: new weapons systems on the battlefield were matched by the use of the oil weapon by Arab oil-producing states.Expand