MCUP Titles A-Z


A Game of Hare & Hounds
An Operational-level Command Study of the Guilford Courthouse Campaign,
18 January-15 March 1781

By Harold Allen Skinner Jr.

 


A New Conception of War
John Boyd, The U.S. Marines, and Maneuver Warfare
By Ian T. Brown

 


Acknowledging Limits
Police Advisors and Counterinsurgency in Afghanistan
By William Rosenau


Afghanistan
Alone and Unafraid

By Lieutenant Colonel David A. Benhoff

 

 


 Al-Anbar Awakening
 Volume 1 / American Perspectives

 U.S. Marines and Counterinsurgency in Iraq, 2004-9
 By Colonel Gary W. Montgomery and Chief Warrant Officer-4 Timothy S. McWilliams

 


 

Al-Anbar Awakening
Volume II / Iraqi Perspectives
From Insurgency to Counterinsurgency in Iraq, 2004-9
By Colonel Gary W. Montgomery and Chief Warrant Officer-4 Timothy S. McWilliams


 

Al-Qaida after Ten Years of War
A Global Perspective of Successes, Failures, and Prospects

By Norman Cigar and Stephanie E. Kramer


 

Al-Qaida, the Tribes, and the Government
Lessons and Prospects for Iraq's Unstable Triangle
By Norman Cigar


 

Among Heroes
A Marine Corps Rifle Company on Peleliu
First Sergeant Jack R. Ainsworth

 

 


 

Among the People
U.S. Marines in Iraq

By Lieutenant Colonel David A. Benhoff

 


An Annotated Guide to Tactics
Carl von Clausewitz's Theory of the Combat
Edited and annotated by Olivia A. Garard

 

 

 


 

Applications in Operational Culture
Perspectives from the Field

By Paula Holmes-Eber, Patrice M. Scanlon, and Andrea L. Hamlen


 

Aspects of Leadership
Ethics, Law, and Spirituality
By Carroll Connelley and Paolo Tripodi


 

The Best-Laid Schemes
A Tale of Social Research and Bureaucracy
By Seymour J. Deitchman


 

Case Studies in Operational Culture
By Paula Holmes-Eber and Major Marcus J. Mainz


 

 China's Emerging National Security Interests and Their Impact on the People's Liberation Army
 By Murray Scot Tanner and Peter W. MacKenzie

 


 

Complex Terrain Megacities and the Changing Character of Urban Operations
By Benjamin M. Jensen, Henrik Breitenbauch, and Brandon Valeriano


Confronting Security Challenges on the Korean Peninsula
By Bruce E. Bechtol Jr.

 

 

 


Considering Russia
Emergence of a Near Peer Competitor
By Matthew R. Slater, Michael Purcell, and Andrew M. Del Gaudio


Counterinsurgency Leadership in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Beyond
By Nicholas J. Schlosser and James M. Caiella

 

 


Destination Unknown
Volume 1, Spring 2019

 

 

 


Destination Unknown
Volume 2, Fall 2020


Disaster Labs
How American States Use Partnerships to Manage the Unthinkable
By Austen D. Givens


Information Warfare
Forging Communication Strategies for Twenty-first Century Operational Environments
By James P. Farwell

 


Khaos Company
A Commander's Account and Lessons Learned from the 2019 MAGTF Warfighting Exercise
By Captain Matthew S. Hanks, USMC, with Williamson Murray, PhD

 

 


 

 

The Crisis of the African State
Globalism, Tribalism, and Jihadism in the Twenty-First Century
By Anthony N. Celso and Robert Nalbandov


 

The Dilemma of Lawlessness
Organized Crime, Violence, Prosperity, and Security along Guatemala's Borders
By Ralph Espach, Daniel Haering, Javier Meléndez Quiñonez, and Miguel Castillo Giron


 

The End of Don't Ask, Don't Tell
The Impact in Studies and Personal Essays by Service Members and Veterans
By J. Ford Huffman and Tammy S. Schultz


 

Iwo Jima and the Bonin Islands in U.S.-Japanese Relations
American Strategy, Japanese Territory, and the Islanders In-Between
By Robert D. Eldridge


 

The Iranian Puzzle Piece
Understanding Iran in the Global Context
By Amin Tarzi

 

 


 

The Trillion Dollar War
The U.S. Effort to Rebuild Afghanistan, 1999–2021
By Abid Amiri

 

 

 


 

Marines at War
Stories from Afghanistan and Iraq
By Paolo G. Tripodi and Kelly Frushour

 

 


The Marine Corps War College
Strategy Primer

 

 

 


New Approaches to Nonstate Armed Actor
By Kenneth H. Williams


Oil & War
How the Deadly Struggle for Fuel in World War II Meant Victory or Defeat
By Robert Goralski and Russell W. Freeburg 

 

 


On the Ground in Afghanistan
Counterinsurgency in Practice
By Jerry Meyerle, Megan Katt, and Jim Gavrilis


On Contested Shores
The Evolving Role of Amphibious Operations in the History of Warfare
Edited by Timothy Heck and B.A. Friedman


Operational Culture and the Warfighter
Principles and Applications
By Barak A. Salmoni and Paula Holmes-Eber


 

Pacifist to Padre
The World War II Memoir of Chaplain Roland B. Gittelsohn, December 1941-January 1946
Edited by Donald M. Bishop


 

Patterns of Influence
Strategic Culture Case Studies and Conclusions
By Matthew R. Slater

 

 


Phase Line Attila
The Amphibious Campaign for Cyprus
By
Edward J. Erickson and Mesut Uyer

 


Political Warfare
Strategies for Combating China's Plan to "Win without Fighting"
By
Kerry K. Gershaneck


Preparing for an Era of Persistent Conflict
By Tammy S. Schultz

 

 

 


Raging Waters
China, India, Bangladesh, Brahmaputra River Politics
By Nilanthi Samaranayake, Satu Limaye, Joel Wuthnow

  


 

Rethinking the Drone War
National Security, Legitimacy, and Civilian Casualties in U.S. Counterterrorism Operations
By Larry Lewis and Diane Vavrichek


 

Rethinking the Middle East Transition
By Kenneth Williams


The Rise and Decline
of U.S. Military Culture Programs, 2004-20

Edited by Kerry B. Fosher, PhD, and Lauren Mackenzie, PhD

 

 

 

 



Saddam Hussein's Nuclear Vision
An Atomic Shield and Sword for Conquest
By Norman Cigar


 

Strategic Water
Iraq and Security Planning in the Euphrates-Tigris Basin
By Frederick Lorenz and Edward J. Erickson


 

U.S. Marines and Irregular Warfare
Anthology and Selected Bibliography, 1898-2007
By Colonel Stephen S. Evans


 

War, Will, and Warlords
Counterinsurgency in Afghanistan and Pakistan
By Robert M. Cassidy


Wotan's Workshop
Military Experiments Before World War II
By Brian McCue