Building The Tatmadaw: Myanmar Armed Forces Since 1948


by Maung Aung Myoe (Ed.)

Building The Tatmadaw: Myanmar Armed Forces Since 1948

Price:  US$38.42   (SGD49.90*)
Format:  Hard Cover, 254 pages
Published:  2009, Singapore, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789812308481
SB#:  045916 (150)

About This Book

The organisation of Myanmar's armed forces since 1948 is described in this account of their administrative pattern and development. The Tatmadaw has of course had and has major roles in the country's history. The author describes changes in the Tatmadaw's structure as insurgency, external threats, and economic and administrative issues have changed over the years. Chapters are on: military doctrine and strategy; organisation and force structure; armament and modernisation; training and officer education; and finance and troop welfare. With tabulated data and bibliography and index.


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