14 Jan 2003 12:50

Guerilla warfare, weapons technologies, command-and-control technologies, mechanized war, weapons proliferation. An ugly subject to which I am tied by my family (a great-grandfather was the last of several generations of Italian army officers) and my profession (which not so long ago invented the apocalypse).

See also: the Cold War; the Czechoslovak Legions; Empires and Imperialism; Guerillas and Counter-Insurgency; Input-Output Methods; International Arms Trade; Military-Industrial Complexes; Peasant Revolts; Personal Violence; Revolution; Terrorism; Totalitarianism