Perilous Options : Special Operations as an Instrument of U.S. Foreign Policy
This study explores why military operations conducted by the USA in recent years to achieve key foreign policy objectives have failed. It includes reports, based extensively on primary material, of the Bay of Pigs, the Sontay raid, the Mayaguez operation and the Iran hostage rescue attempt.
- Electronic book text | 270 pages
- 16 Dec 1993
- Oxford University Press
- Oxford, United Kingdom