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Tactics of the Crescent Moon: Militant Muslim Combat Methods

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This book is still required reading at Forts Benning and Leavenworth (and some Marine commands), because it fully details the Islamists' yet-to-be-defeated 4GW method. That method is best countered by "light" infantry tactics, but America has had only "line" infantry since 1943. Its modern sequel travels mostly by truck and fights mostly with supporting arms. That's becaus ...more
Paperback, 342 pages
Published January 1st 2005 by Posterity Press (NC) (first published November 5th 2004)
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Ina Cawl
Oct 17, 2016 rated it really liked it
Amazing book that shows how young Muslim youths with basic weapons has defeated the two greatest power in modern history.
First they defeated Soviet Union in Afghanistan and later they defeated America in Iraq and Afghanistan.
By reading this great book you will get a comprehensive look on how Muslim Militia fights and how they defeats countries far more stronger than them.
Maxo Marc
Another book that highlighted the threat we face.
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EXCELLENT! this author is one of my favorites. Have read almost all his work. Touches on the axis of evil with great detail before most "experts" put it together.
Patrick  Van Hoeserlande
Interesting overview of the tactics of terrorist. Certainly the last chapter on how to counter these tactics gives some insights.
Ben Branma
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Get past the Conspiracy Theory and it's a great book about small unit tactics.
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Nov 11, 2007 rated it it was amazing
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Great book if you want to learn about the how and why insurgents do what they do. A must for anyone going over to Iraq or Afghanistan
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This is actually my government class supplemental reading... we'll see how it goes, but I have a feeling its going to be very interesting. Full review to come.
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