Books by Derek Leebaert

DEREK LEEBAERT teaches government at Georgetown University. He has also taught at Georgetown's business school, has been a Smithsonian Fellow, and was a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard's Center for Science and International Affairs. He is a founding edit

Released: March 23, 2006

"Smart and well-argued—and sure to anger at least some in the Pentagon."
A literate, adventure-filled history of "special warfare" fought by small bands of hunters of men whose services, it appears, will be ever more in demand. Read full book review >
Released: March 25, 2002

"Fascinating through and through, if open to debate."
A sprawling, highly readable history that judges America's long struggle to defeat Communism a necessary battle badly fought from start to finish. Read full book review >