Cann’s book is very much a must read, especially considering the painfully limited Anglophone literature on the Portuguese Overseas War.
Book Review: Galula: The Life and Writings of the French Officer who Defined the Art of Counter-Insurgency
Canadian Army Officer A. A. Cohen has written a new and refreshing book on the life, ideas, and intellectual struggles of the French officer David Galula.
About the Author(s)
For COIN, a trinity of attributes is needed to complement traditional military acumen: analytical intelligence, openness of mind, and broad culture.