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Thomas Rid at KOW: Great Films on Small Wars

Great Films on Small Wars - Thomas Rid, Kings of War.

Here is our list of 20 outstanding movies on political violence, insurgency, and counterinsurgency - small wars, somewhat liberally defined. This selection has been included as "recommended viewings" in a forthcoming textbook, Understanding Counterinsurgency - with a permalink to this post and of course a note of acknowledgement to the fine readers of this blog...

Get the low-down at Kings of War.


Cold Sea

Tue, 03/02/2010 - 6:57am

They forgot the New Zealand film "Utu" about the British attempt to suppress the Maori people in the 19th Century. Great film.