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Author Saini Fasanotti, Federica, author.

Title "Vincere!" : the Italian Royal Army's counterinsurgency operations in Africa, 1922-1940 / Federica Saini Fasanotti ; foreword by Gen. John R. Allen, USMC (Ret.) ; [translated by Sylwia Zawadzka]
Published Annapolis, Maryland : Naval Institute Press, 2020
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Contents Libya (1922-1931) -- The "Fourth Shore" -- The Environment -- The Doctrine -- Libyan Insurgency, Italian Counterinsurgency -- Garrison Network -- Officers -- Eritreans, Somalis, and Libyans: The Indigenous Units -- Insurgents -- Population -- Military Organization of the Territory and a New Set of Rules -- The Royal Air Force Contribution -- Conclusions -- II. Ethiopia (1936-1940) -- Italian East Africa -- A Restless Empire -- The Environment -- Ethiopian Insurgency, Italian Counterinsurgency -- Garrison Network -- Officers -- Regular and Irregular Bands -- Insurgents -- Population -- The Royal Air Force Contribution -- Conclusions
Summary "Based on ten years of study in the Italian archives and on the ground, this book examines a little-known topic: the counterinsurgency operations carried out by the Italian Royal Army in Libya and Ethiopia from 1922 to 1941"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher
Subject Italy. Regio Esercito -- History -- 20th century
Italy. Regio Esercito.
Counterinsurgency -- Italian East Africa -- History -- 20th century
Counterinsurgency -- Libya -- History -- 20th century
Italian colonies.
Italian East Africa -- History, Military
Italy -- Colonies -- Africa.
Italy -- History, Military -- 1914-1945.
Libya -- History, Military -- 20th century
Africa -- Italian East Africa.
Genre/Form History.
Military history.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019029388
ISBN 1682474801