Thomas X. Hammes
Hammes' first paper on fourth-generation warfare appeared in the 'Marine Corps Gazette' in 1994; he developed a book-length treatment while a senior Marine fellow in the Institute for National Security Studies at the National Defense University. In this work, 'The Sling and The Stone: On War in the 21st Century', he openly criticized The Pentagon and the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Wikipedia*
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Thomas X. Hammes has seven videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2004 Speech as a Colonel for the U.S. Marine Corps. The year with the most videos was 2006 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2007 with an average of 330 views per program. Most common tags: Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10), Department of Defense.