Cover: Symposium on the Role of Airpower in Counterinsurgency and Unconventional Warfare

Symposium on the Role of Airpower in Counterinsurgency and Unconventional Warfare

The Malayan Emergency

Published 1963

by A. H. Peterson, George C. Reinhardt, E. E. Conger

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This Memorandum is a condensation of the discussion of the Malayan Emergency, a part of a RAND symposium on "The Role of Airpower in Counterinsurgency and Unconventional Warfare," January 14-18, 1963, A.H. Peterson, Monitor. Because the material consists of personal recollections and discussions by men who were active in the campaigns, each Memorandum in the series covering the symposium was done in a purely reportorial style, with care exercised to retain the flavor and connotations of the discussants. For the same reason, no attempt was made to resolve any implicit or explicit differences among the participants' views or between them and available published works on the same subjects.

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