Waging Insurgent Warfare by Seth Jones

Book – Waging Insurgent Warfare by Seth Jones

November 1, 2016 SOF News 0

Seth G. Jones, of the RAND Corporation, has wrote a book entitled Waging Insurgent Warfare.¬†It is about the dynamics of insurgent groups. He taps into recent history and current events “to identify factors that contribute to the rise of an insurgency . . .” as […]

SAS patrol during World War II in Africa (Creative Commons)

Book Review – “Rogue Heroes”

October 24, 2016 SOF News 0

Ben Macintyre, the author of bestselling books about espionage during World War II has penned a book entitled “Rogue Heroes”. The book is about the formation of the Special Air Service (SAS) during World War II. Roderick Bailey has penned a book review on “Rogue […]

Ashley's War

Book Review – “Ashley’s War” – CSTs in Afghanistan

July 31, 2016 admin 0

A recently published¬†book is about the Cultural Support Teams (CSTs) that supported U.S. special operations forces (SOF) in Afghanistan. The CSTs were an innovative attempt to bridge the divide between the U.S. forces combating the Taliban and the female population of Afghanistan. The CSTs were […]