New PDF release: The Carrera Revolt and 'Hybrid Warfare' in

By Gilmar Visoni-Alonzo

ISBN-10: 3319583409

ISBN-13: 9783319583402

This publication presents a unique research of the army crusade of Rafael Carrera through the renowned rebel of 1837-1840 in Guatemala. Over the process 3 years Carrera, a semi-literate farmer, and his military of peasants proven Conservative keep an eye on over Guatemala and sped up the disintegration of the valuable American Federation. even supposing Carrera’s upward thrust has been analyzed from a political and socio-economic standpoint, the current paintings exhibits that Carrera’s vertiginous good fortune is the fabricated from a weird and misunderstood method of war that mixes guerrilla recruiting practices and rural insurgency logistics with traditional strive against strategies and operations. Gilmar Visoni-Alonzo argues that Carrera’s hybrid war used to be made attainable a result of stipulations created by way of the militarization of Latin American society following the executive reforms of the Bourbon monarchy within the past due eighteenth century. the concept that of hybrid battle is obtainable instead version to appreciate the luck of different insurgencies.

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