THE ARAB-ISRAELI WAR, 1973
(YOM KIPPUR WAR)


November 2006

Compiled by Bibliography Staff
Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center
Maxwell AFB, AL


Contents

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Internet Resources


Jewish Virtual Library
Article by Mitchell Bard titled "The Yom Kippur War".  Also includes 1973 war table of contents.
Available online at:  http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/History/73_War.html

Palestine Facts:  Israel 1967-1991 Yom Kippur War:  Causes
Available online at:  http://www.palestinefacts.org/pf_1967to1991_ykwar_course.php#

Global Security.Org
Yom Kippur War:  Grand Deception or Intelligence Blunder by Rodney C. Richardson.
Available online at:  http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/report/1991/RRC.htm


Books


Adan, Avraham.  On the Banks of the Suez:  An Israeli General's Personal Account of the Yom Kippur War.  San Rafael, CA, Presidio Press, 1980.  479 p.
Book call no.:  355.095694 A221o

Aker, Frank.  October 1973:  The Arab-Israeli War.  Hamden, CT, Archon Books, 1985.  185 p.
Book call no.:  956.048 A314o

Al-Badri, Hasan and others.  The Ramadan War, 1973.  Dun Loring, VA, T. N. Dupuy Associates, 1978.  239 p.
Book call no.:  956 B138r

Allen, Peter.  The Yom Kippur War.  New York, Scribner, 1982.  310 p.
Book call no.:  956.048 A428y

Amos, John W.  Arab-Israeli Military/Political Relations:  Arab Perceptions and the Politics of Escalation.  New York, Pergamon Press, 1979.  382 p.
Book call no.:  327.5605694 A525a

Asher, Jerry and Hammel, Eric.  Duel for the Golan:  The 100 Hour Battle That Saved Israel.  New York, Morrow, 1987.  288 p.
Book call no.:  956.048 A825d

Atlas of the Arab-Israeli Wars, the Chinese Civil War and the Korean War, edited by Thomas E. Griess.  Wayne, NJ, Avery, 1986.  1 vol.
Offers six campaign maps covering the Golan Heights campaign, Operation Gazelle, and the Sinai campaign, maps 11a-13b.
Book call no.:  R 911.5 A881

Avoiding War:  Problems of Crisis Management, edited by Alexander L. George.  Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1991.  590 p.
The Arab-Israeli War of October, 1973, pp 342-367.
Book call no.:  327.16 A961

Bar-Joseph, Uri.  The Watchman Fell Asleep:  The Surprise of Yom Kippur and Its Sources.  Albany, NY, State University of New York Press, 2005.  306 p.
Chapter 3 - The Egyptian Deception Plan, pp 30-40.
Book call no.:  956.048 B253w

Bar-Siman-Tov, Yaacov.  Israel, the Superpowers, and the War in the Middle East.  New York, Praeger, 1987.  313 p.
The Yom Kippur War:  Self-Restraint and Constraint, pp 187-237.
Book call no.:  956.04 B223i

Barker, A. J.  Arab-Israeli Wars.  New York, Hippocrene Books, 1981.  176 p.
Book call no.:  956.04 B255a

Bergquist, Ronald E.  The Role of Airpower in the Iran-Iraq War.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 1988.  94 p.
The October War - 1973, pp 12-14.
Lesson - 1973, pp 14-15.
Book call no.:  955.054 B499r

Bickerton, Ian J. and Klausner, Carla L.  A Concise History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict.  Upper Saddle River, NJ, Prentice Hall, 2002.  379 p.
Holy Days and Holy War:  October 1973, pp 160-182.
Book call no.:  956 B583c 2002

Blum, Howard.  The Eve of Destruction:  The Untold Story of the Yom Kippur War.  New York, HarperCollins, 2003.  350 p.
Based on declassified Israeli government documents and revealing interviews with soldiers, generals, and intelligence operatives on both sides of the conflict.
Book call no.:  956.048 B658e

Blumberg, Arnold.  The History of Israel.  Westport, CT.  Greenwood Press, 1998.  218 p.
Yom Kippur War and Reappraisal 1973-1977.
Also available online at:  http://www.netlibrary.com.  (Subscription database restricted to AU students).
Book call no.:  956.94 B658h

Boyne, Walter J.  The Two O'Clock War:  The 1973 Yom Kippur Conflict and the Airlift That Saved Israel.  New York, St. Martin's Press, 2002.  334 p.
Book call no.:  956.048 B793t

Brecher, Michael and Geist, Benjamin.  Decisions in Crisis:  Israel, 1967 and 1973.  Berkeley, University of California Press, 1980.  479 p.
Book call no.:  327.5694 B829da

Bregman, Ahron.  A History of Israel.  New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.  320 p.
Yom Kippur War, pp 139-155.
Book call no.:  956.9405 B833h

Clodfelter, Micheal.  Warfare and Armed Conflicts. Jefferson, NC, McFarland, 1992.  2 vols.
Volume Two:  Yom Kippur War 1973, pp 1051-1061.
Book call no.:  904.7 C643w

Clodfelter, Micheal.  Warfare and Armed Conflicts:  A Statistical Reference to Casualty and Other Figures, 1500-2000.  2nd ed.  Jefferson, NC, McFarland, 2001.  840 p.
Yom Kippur War:  1973, pp 641-645.
Book call no.:  904.7 C643w 2002

Controversy in the Middle East:  U.N. Resolution 242 & the October War.  New York, IDOC-North America Inc., 1974.  96 p.
Book call no.:  956 C764

Cordesman, Anthony H.  The Arab-Israeli Military Balance and the Art of Operations:  An Analysis of Military Lessons and Trends and Implications for Future Conflicts.  Washington, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, 1987.  205 p.
The October War of 1973:  New Lessons in the Art of Operations, pp 37-44.
The Operational Lessons of the 1973 Fighting:  1973-1982, pp 45-53.
Book call no.:  956 C794a

Cordesman, Anthony H. and Wagner, Abraham R.  The Lessons of Modern War.  Volume I:  The Arab-Israeli Conflicts, 1973-1989.  Boulder, CO, Westview Press, 1990.  394 p.
The Lessons of the 1973 Arab-Israeli Conflict:  The October War, pp 14-116.
Book call no.:  355.48 C794L vol.1

De Arcangelis, Mario.  Electronic Warfare:  From the Battle of Tsushima to the Falklands and Lebanon Conflicts.  New York, Sterling, 1985.  320 p.
The Yom Kippur War and the Technological Surprises, pp 189-204.
Book call no.:  623.043 D285e

Dowty, Alan.  Middle East Crisis:  U.S. Decision-Making in 1958, 1970, and 1973.  Berkeley, University of California Press, 1984.  416 p.
The Yom Kippur War, pp 199-320.
Book call no.:  327.56073 D752m

Dunstan, Simon.  The Yom Kippur War, 1973.  Westport, CT, Praeger, 2005.  2 vols.
Book call no.:  956.048 D926y

Dupuy, T. N.  Numbers, Predictions & War:  Using History to Evaluate Combat Factors and Predict the Outcome of Battles.  Rev ed. Fairfax, VA, Hero Books, 1985.  256 p.
Reliably Representing the Arab-Israeli Wars, pp 118-139.
Book call no.:  355 D945n 1985

El-Gamasy, Mohamed Abdel Ghani.  The October War:  Memoirs of Field Marshal El-Gamasy of Egypt.  Cairo, Egypt, The American University in Cairo Press, 1993.  430 p.
Book call no.:  956.048 E37o

Eshel, David.  Chariots of the Desert:  The Story of the Israeli Armoured Corps.  Washington, Brassey's Defence, 1989.  202 p.
The Yom Kippur War 1973, pp 94-154.
Book call no.:  358.18095694 E75c

Flint, Roy K. and others.  The Arab-Israeli Wars, the Chinese Civil War, and the Korean War.  Wayne, NJ, Avery, 1987.  130 p.
1973--The War of Many Names, pp 16-23.
Book call no.:  355.420904 F624a

Frangi, Abdallah.  The PLO and Palestine.  London, Zed, 1983.  256 p.
The October War, pp 131-138.
Book call no.:  956.94 F827p

Fraser, T. G.  The Arab-Israeli Conflict.  New York, St. Martin's Press, 1995.  165 p.
The Yom Kippur War and Its Results, pp 99-105.
Book call no.:  956.04 F842a

From War to Peace:  Arab-Israeli Relations 1973-1993, edited by Barry Rubin and others.  Washington Square, NY, New York University Press, 1994.  244 p.
Part II:  The Legacy of the 1973 War (includes seven essays addressing various aspects), pp 33-100.
Book call no.:  956.94054 F931

Gainsborough, J. R.  The Arab-Israeli Conflict:  A Politico-Legal Analysis.  Brookfield, VT, Gower, 1986.  345 p.
The October War of 1973, pp 180-207.
Book call no.:  956 G143a

Gawrych, George Walter.  The Albatross of Decisive Victory:  War and Policy Between Egypt and Israel in the 1967 and 1973 Arab-Israeli Wars.  Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, 2000.  281 p.
Book call no.:  327.5694062 G284a

Gilbert, Martin.  The Routledge Atlas of the Arab-Israeli Conflict.  7th ed.  New York, Routledge, 2002.  156 p.
Part Six:  The Yom Kippur War, pp 83-105 (annotated maps only).
Book call no.:  911.56 G465a 2002

Golan, Galia.  Yom Kippur and after:  The Soviet Union and the Middle East Crisis.  New York, Cambridge University Press, 1977.  350 p.
Book call no.:  327.47056 G617y

Green, Stephen.  Living by the Sword:  America and Israel in the Middle East 1968-87.  Brattleboro, VT, Amana Books, 1988.  27 p.
The Yom Kippur War:  And the War It Almost Was, 1973, pp 81-99.
Book call no.:  327.7305694 G798L

Hart, Harold H.  Yom Kippur Plus 100 Days:  The Human Side of the War and Its Aftermath, as Shown Through the Columns of the Jerusalem Post.  New York, Hart, 1974.  446 p.
Book call no.:  956 H325y

Haykal, Muhammad Hasanayn.  The Road to Ramadan.  New York, New York Times Book Co, 1975.  285 p.
The Yom Kippur War, 1973, pp 227-323.
Book call no.:  320.956 H419r

Herzog, Chaim.  The Arab-Israeli Wars:  War and Peace in the Middle East.  New York, Random House, 1982.  392 p.
Book call no.:  956 H582w

Herzog, Chaim.  The War of Atonement, October 1973.  Boston, Little, Brown, 1975.  300 p.
Book call no.:  956 H582w

The International Yearbook of Foreign Policy Analysis.  Volume 2, edited by Peter Jones.  New York, Wiley, 1975.  266 p.
Crisis Decision Making in Israel:  The Lessons of October 1973, by Avi Shlaim, pp 209-244.
Book call no.:  327.09 I612 vol.2

Israel & the Arabs:  The October 1973 War, edited by Lester A. Sobel.  New York, Facts on File, 1974.  185 p.
Book call no.:  956 I852

Israelian, Viktor Levonovich.  Inside the Kremlin During the Yom Kippur War.  University Park, Pennsylvania State University Press, 1995.  238 p.
Book call no.:  327.47056 I85i

Jones, Archer.  The Art of War in the Western World.  Urbana, University of Illinois Press, 1987.  740 p.
The Israeli-Egyptian War of 1973, pp 602-608.
Book call no.:  355.009 J76a

Kahalani, Avigdor.  The Heights of Courage:  A Tank Leader's War on the Golan.  Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, 1984.  198 p.
Book call no.:  956.048 K12h

Katz, Samuel M.  Israeli Tank Battles:  Yom Kippur to Lebanon.  New York, Sterling, 1988.  128 p.
Book call no.:  956.04 K19i

Kreis, John F.  Air Warfare and Air Base Air Defense, 1914-1973.  Washington, Office of Air Force History, 1988.  407 p.
The October War: 1973, pp 325-342.
Book call no.:  358.4145 K92a

Laffin, John.  The Israeli Army in the Middle East Wars, 1948-73.  London, Osprey, 1989.  40 p.
Book call no.:  355.0095694 L163i

Laqueur, Walter.  Confrontation:  The Middle East and World Politics.  New York, Quadrangle, 1974.  308 p.
Book call no.:  327.56 L317c

Luttwak, Edward and Horowitz, Daniel.  The Israeli Army.  Cambridge, MA, Abt Books, 1983.  1 vol.
Book call no.:  355.095694 L974i 1983

Maghroori, Ray and Gorman, Stephen M.  The Yom Kippur War:  A Case Study in Crisis Decision-Making in American Foreign Policy.  Lanham, MD, University Press of America, 1981.  90 p.
Book call no.:  956.048 M193y

Mets, David R.  Land-Based Air Power in Third World Crises.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 1986.  168 p.
The Yom Kippur War:  Complex Crisis, pp 89-120.
Also available online at:  http://aupress.au.af.mil/Books/Mets_lbap/Mets-lbap.pdf
Book call no.:  358.403 M594L

The Middle East and the International System, Volume One.  London, International Institute for Strategic Studies, 1975.  1 vol.
The Impact of the 1973 War.
Book call no.:  909.82 L8471a no.114 vol.1

Middle East Crucible:  Studies on the Arab-Israeli War of October 1973, edited by Naseer H. Aruri.  Wilmette, IL, Medina University Press International, 1975.  479 p.
Book call no.:  956 M6273

The Middle East in Conflict:  A Historical Bibliography.  Santa Barbara, CA, ABC-Clio Information Services, 1985.  302 p.
The October War, 1973, pp 70-78.
Book call no.:  956 M627

Monograph on National Security Affairs 1976.  Providence, RI, Brown University, 1976.  141 p.
Intelligence Failure in the October War, by Bruce Reidel, pp 50-85.
Book call no.:  327.73 B881md

Monroe, Elizabeth and Farrar-Hockley, A. H.  The Arab-Israel War, October 1973:  Background and Events.  London, International Institute for Strategic Studies, 1974.  35 p. (Adelphi papers; no. 111)
Book call no.:  909.82 L8471a, no.111

Neff, Donald.  Warriors Against Israel.  Brattleboro, VT, Amana Books, 1988.  371 p.
Book call no.:  956.048 N383w

Nordeen, Lon O.  Air Warfare in the Missile Age.  2nd ed.  Washington, Smithsonian Institution Press, 2002.  337 p.
Ch. 7:  The Yom Kippur War: Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1973, pp 123-148.
Book call no.:  358.400904 N828a 2002

Nordeen, Lon O.  Fighters over Israel:  The Story of the Israeli Air Force from the War of Independence to the Bekaa Valley.  New York, Orion Books, 1990.  226 p.
The Yom Kippur War, pp 117-148.
Book call no.:  358.40095694 N828f

O'Ballance, Edgar.  No Victor, No Vanquished:  The Arab-Israeli War, 1973.  Novato, CA, Presidio Press, 1997.  370 p.
Book call no.:  956 012n 1997

The October War:  A Retrospective, edited by Richard B. Parker.  Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida, 2001.  396 p.
Book call no.:  956.048 O21

The Other Arms Race:  New Technologies and Non-Nuclear Conflict, edited by Geoffrey Kemp and others.  Lexington, MA, Lexington Books, 1975.  218 p.
The New Technologies and the Middle East:  "Lessons" of the Yom Kippur War and Anticipated Developments , by Uri Ra'anan, pp 79-90.
Book call no.:  355.82 O87

Palit, D. K.  Return to Sinai:  The Arab Offensive, October 1973.  Dehra Dun, Palit & Palit, 1974.  172 p.
Book call no.:  956 P163r

Perlmutter, Amos.  Politics and the Military in Israel 1967-1977.  Totowa, NJ, F. Cass, 1978.  222 p.
Book call no.:  320.95694 P451p

Political Dictionary of the State of Israel, edited by Susan Hattis Rolef.  New York, Macmillan, 1987.  351 p.
Yom Kippur War, pp 337-342.
Book call no.:  320.956940321 P769

The Prolonged Wars:  The Post-Nuclear Challenge, edited by Karl P. Magyar and Constantine P. Danopoulos.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 1994.  463 p.
The Arab-Israeli Wars:  A Conflict of Strategic Attrition, by Stewart Reiser, pp 67-98.
Also available online at:  http://aupress.au.af.mil/Books/Magyar_Prolonged_B59/Magyar_Prolonged.pdf
Book call no.:  355.027 P964

Rabinovich, Abraham.  The Boats of Cherbourg.  New York, Seaver Books, 1988.  322 p.
Book call no.:  956.048 R1161b

Rabinovich, Abraham. The Yom Kippur War:  The Epic Encounter That Transformed the Middle East.  New York, Schocken Books, 2004.  543 p.
Book call no.:  956.048 R1161y

Revisiting the Yom Kippur War, edited by P. R. Kumaraswamy.  Portland, OR, Frank Cass, 2000.  249 p.
Looks at the political, military and intelligence components of the war from the Israeli perspective.
Book call no.:  956.048 R454

RUSI & Brassey's Defence Yearbook 1974.  New York, Praeger, 1974.  338 p.
Reflections on the Middle East War 6-24 October 1973, by Stewart Menaul, pp 149-161.
Book call no.:  359.058 B82 1974

Sachar, Howard Morley.  A History of Israel.  Volume II:  From the Aftermath of the Yom Kippur War.  New York, Oxford University Press, 1987.  319 p.
Book call no.:  956.94 S1211h 1987

Schiff, Zeev.  A History of the Israeli Army:  1874 to the Present.  New York, Macmillan, 1985.  274 p.
Yom Kippur War, pp 207-229.
Book call no.:  355.0095694 S333h

Schiff, Zeev.  October Earthquake:  Yom Kippur 1973.  Tel Aviv, University Pub. Projects, 1974.  319 p.
Book call no.:  956 S333o

Seminar on World Jewry and the Yom Kippur War.  The Yom Kippur War:  Israel and the Jewish People, edited by Moshe Davis.  New York, Arno Press, 1974.  362 p.
Book call no.:  956.94 D263y

Shazly, Saad.  The Crossing of the Suez.  San Francisco, American Mideast Research, 1980.  333 p.
Book call no.:  956 S538c

Shiels, Frederick L.  Preventable Disasters:  Why Governments Fail.  Savage, MD, Rowman & Littlefield, 1991.  204 p.
Israel's October Surprise:  The 1973 War as a Case Study of a Preventable Disaster, pp 17-54.
Book call no.:  909.82 S555p

Sicherman, Harvey.  The Yom Kippur War:  End of Illusion?  Beverly Hills, CA, Sage Publications, 1976.  91 p.
Book call no.:  956 S565y

Sicker, Martin.  Israel's Quest for Security.  New York, Praeger, 1989.  204 p.
The Road to Yom Kippur, pp 111-138.
Book call no.:  355.03305694 S566i

Smith, Charles D.  Palestine and the Arab-Israeli Conflict.  3rd ed.  New York, St. Martin's Press, 1996.  358 p.
The 1973 War and Its Consequences, pp 226-241.
Book call no.:  956.04 S644p 1996

Soviet Decisionmaking for National Security, edited by Jiri Valenta and William C. Potter.  Winchester, MA, Allen & Unwin, 1984.  319 p.
Soviet Decisionmaking in the Yom Kippur War, 1973, by Galia Golan, pp 185-217.
Book call no.:  354.470089 S729

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.  SIPRI Yearbook of World Armaments and Disarmament 1974.  Cambridge, MA, MIT Press, 1974.  526 p.
The Military Lessons of the Middle East War, pp 5-8.
Book call no.:  341.67 S864s 1974

Stoessinger, John G.  Why Nations Go to War.  8th ed.  Boston, St. Martin's Press, 2001.  286 p.
The October War of 1973, pp 163-172.
Book call no.:  909.82 S872w 2001

Strategic Military Deception, edited by Donald C. Daniel and Katherine L. Herbig.  New York, Oxford, Pergamon Press, 1982.  378 p.
Book call no.:  355.43 S898

Strategic Survey 1973.  London, International Institute for Strategic Studies, 1974.  1 vol.
The Middle East War, pp 13-55.  Essay offers sections on background to the war, course of the war, roles of the superpowers, impact of the war, and military lessons learned.
Book call no.:  327 L8471s 1973

Strike from the Sky:  Israeli Airborne Troops.  New York, Villard Books, 1986.  96 p.
The Yom Kippur War:  The Paras Battle for Suez, pp 63-70.
Book call no.:  356.166095694 S917

Tamir, Avraham.  A Soldier in Search of Peace:  An Inside Look at Israel's Strategy.  New York, Harper & Row, 1988.  259 p.
Lessons of the Yom Kippur War, pp 190-202.
Book call no.:  956.9405 T158s

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Appropriations.  Department of Defense Appropriations for 1975:  Part 1,  Hearing.  93rd Congress, 2nd session.  Washington, GPO, 1974.  800 p.
Lessons learned from Middle East War, pp 610-612.
Book call no.:  353.6 C7491d 1975 v.1

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Special Subcommittee on the Middle East.  Report of the Special Subcommittee on the Middle East.  93rd Congress, 1st session. Washington, GPO, 1973.  15 p. (HASC No.93-32).
Short public report completed November 1973 mentioning information from interviews with Egyptian and Israeli officials after the October War.  Also mentions military lessons learned.
Book call no.:  956 C749ra 1973

Van Creveld, Martin L.  Military Lessons of the Yom Kippur War:  Historical Perspectives.  Beverly Hills, CA, Sage, 1975.  60 p. (The Washington Papers no.24)
Book call no.:  909.82 G351w no.24

Viorst, Milton.  Sands of Sorrow:  Israel's Journey from Independence.  New York, Harper & Row, 1987.  328 p.
War of Atonement, pp 139-173.
Book call no.:  956.9405 V798s

Wagner, Abraham R.  Crisis Decision-Making:  Israel's Experience in 1967 and 1973.  New York, Praeger, 1974.  186 p.
The War of 1973, pp 141-165.
Book call no.:  320.95694 W132c

Whetten, Lawrence L.  The Canal War:  Four-Power Conflict in the Middle East.  Cambridge, MA, MIT Press, 1974.  520 p.
The October War and Its Aftermath, pp 233-300.
Book call no.:  327.56 W568c

The Yom Kippur War, by the Insight Team of the London Sunday Times.  Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1974.  514 p.
Book call no.:  956.94 Y54

Zagare, Frank C.  The Dynamics of Deterrence.  Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 1987.  194 p.
Evaluating the Cease-Fire Alert Decision of 1973, pp 124-144.
Book call no.:  327.072 Z18d

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Documents


Abbott Associates.  Recent Military Operations on Urban Terrain.  Arlington, VA, July 1982.  68 p.
The Battle for Suez City October 1973, pp 8-25.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 40984 1982 no.12

Abdel-Raouf, Hassan T.  The Real Result of Arab Israeli War 1973.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2001.  21 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 A135r

Abouseada, Hamby Sobhy.  The Crossing of the Suez Canal, October 6, 1973.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2000.  23 p.
Analyzes the decision of Sadat to use political and military power to break the stalemate of the “no-war, no peace situation, existing in the Middle East from 1967-1973".  Reviews both the preparations that were undertaken to ensure success by the Egyptian and Syrian Armed Forces and the conduct of war as it unfolded.  Offers brief analysis of decisions taken by the Egyptian high command during the battles.
Also available at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA379531
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 A155c

Army War College (U.S.).  Strategic Studies Institute.  Detente and the Mid-East War.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, February 1976.  21 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-75

Awad, Tarek A.  The Ramadan War 1973.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, March 1986.  53 p.
Author is a Colonel in the Egyptian Air Force.
Also available at:   http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA177773
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43117 A964r

Baxter, Steven.  Arab-Israeli War October 1973:  Lessons Learned, Lessons Forgotten.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, 1994.  28 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA279557
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 B355a

Bennett, Drew A.  Anwar Sadat's National Security Strategy in the October War:  From Vision to Victory.  Washington, National War College, 2000.  20 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA436956
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42279-1 B471a

Bragger, Ronny B.  Lessons Learned:  1973 Middle East War-- a Soviet Perspective.  Garmisch, Germany, U.S. Army Russian Institute, June 1981.  24 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43054 B813L

Brant, Bruce A.  Battlefield Air Interdiction in the 1973 Middle East War and Its Significance to NATO Air Operations.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, 1986.  156 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022 B821b

Brigman, James L.  Why Israel Slept:  An Analysis of Israeli Unpreparedness for the Yom Kippur War.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, May 1976.  50 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 35582-7 B856w

Brown, Charles J. and Reeder, Johnnie R.  The Development of Counterair Doctrine.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, April 1976.  84 p.
Excerpts from the Arab-Israeli Wars, pp 64-68.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 32983 B8779d

Brown, Robert E.  The Role of Field Artillery in the Yom Kippur War.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, May 1977.  28 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 B879r

Chorey, Moni.  Surprise Attack:  The Case of the Yom Kippur War.  Fort McNair, DC, Industrial College of the Armed Forces, 1996.  27 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42942-1 C551s

Church, Jimmy H. and Osterthaler, Robert T.  The Battle for Air Superiority During the 1973 Arab-Israeli War.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps Command and Staff College, June 1983.  80 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41886-71 C561b

Cochran, Edwin S.  The Egyptian Staff Solution:  Operational Art and Planning for the 1973 Arab-Israeli War.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, 1998.  38 p.
Also available at: 
http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA348901
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 C6631e

Cohn, John Robert.  The Role of Operational Pause in War Termination.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, 1994.  40 p.
Reviews the Yom Kippur War experiences as a case study.
Also available at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA283404.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 C6781r

Cooper, Gregory H.  Operational Art in the 1973 Arab-Israeli War:  An Egyptian Perspective.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, 1997.  14 p.
Also available at: 
http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA328178
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 C7762o

Dolle, Dennis B.  Operation Nickel Grass.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 1987.  31 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 D665o

Doroski, Charles F.  The Fourth Arab-Israeli War:  A Clausewitzian Victory for Egypt in Seventy-Three?  Newport, RI, Naval War College, May 1995.  22 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 D715f

El-Rewany, Hassan Ahmed.  The Ramadan War:  End of Illusion.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2001.  21 p.
Sections: Planning for the War and How the Surprise Was Achieved, pp 6-7.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA391166
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 E48r

El-Sawah, Ossama M.  Deception in Ramadan War, October 1973.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 1999.  35 p.
El-Sawah is a Brig. in the Egyptian Army.
Also available at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA382499
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 E49d

Elbashbishy, Ahmed E.  Necessity, Strategy and Preparation of Egypt in the 1973 War.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, March 1983.  61 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43117 E37n

Entwistle, Thomas D.  Lessons from Israeli Battlefield Air Interdiction During the Battle for Golan, October 1973.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, 1988.  86 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022 E61L

Faul, Karen W.  Intelligence and the Analytical Perspective.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, February 1995.  20 p.
Uses the Yom Kippur War as a case study.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 F261i

Fiddler, John F.  USAF Posture in Europe after the Yom Kippur War of 1973.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, May 1974.  48 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 35582-7 F4511u

Gearheart, Robert E.  The Yom Kippur War:  A Case Study of Strategic Decisions and a Guide to Understanding and Applying the Basic Tenets of AirLand Battle Doctrine.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, February 1988.  30 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 G292y

Graul, Charles T.  Negotiation by Fire:  Political Limitations Imposed on the Combatants in the October 1973 Arab-Israeli War.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, June 1993.  93 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022 G774n

Grev, Ellsworth C.  Employment of Field Artillery:  The 1973 Mid-East War.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, June 1976.  23 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022-2 G837e

Gulley, Charles B.  Economic and Military Implications of the Yom Kippur War.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, March 1975.  47 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 32983 G9731e

Hall, Johnnie H.  Airpower Effectiveness Against the Tank.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 1976.  58 p.
Yom Kippur War: History and Analysis, pp 17-26.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 35582-7 H1776a

Haller, John J., Jr.  Flexible Air Strategy and the 1973 October War.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, April 1995.  27 p.
Also available at: 
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Doc. call no.:  M-U 43117 H185f

Hansen, Roger W.  The American Airlift to Israel in 1973:  Political and Military Implications.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, March 1988.  61 p.
Also available at: 
http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA192795  
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-14 H249a

Horvits, Avraham.  The 1973 Yom Kippur War:  Its Surfacing Strategies and Ensuing Peace Process.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, April 1993.  31 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43117 H823n

Jacobs, David M.  Great Warrior:  Moshe Dayan.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, March 1984.  32 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 J172g

Kwallek, Jeffrey A.  OPDEC:  The Operational Commander's Key to Surprise and Victory.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, 1994.  43 p.
Uses the Yom Kippur War as one of four case studies.
Also available at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA283555
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 K98o

Leonard Davis Institute for International Relations.  Perception, Deception and Surprise:  The Case of the Yom Kippur War, by Michael I. Handel.  Jerusalem, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1976.  67 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43681

Loefstedt, Arthur B., III.  Yom Kippur 1973:  An Operational Analysis of the Sinai Campaign.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, February 1996.  21 p.
Also available at: 
http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA307417
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 L825y

McDermott, Marcia L. and Wallace, Alan W.  Anwar Sadat and the 1973 Yom Kippur War Force:  Sadat's Ultimate Instrument of Statecraft.  Washington, National War College, 2000.  23 p
Also available at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA436954
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42279-1 M134a

Maxwell, George S.  Israeli Defense Force Logistics in the Yom Kippur War.  Wright-Patterson AFB, OH, Air Force Institute of Technology. School of Systems and Logistics, September 1986.  81 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39567-4 M465i

Mayer, Shelley B.  The Role of Professionalism in Military Intelligence:  An Analysis of Strategic Surprise in the 1973 Arab-Israeli War.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, May 1987.  18 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 M468r

Musella, Martin L.  Air Operations During the 1973 Arab-Israeli War and the Implications for Marine Aviation.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps Command and Staff College, April 1985.  87 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41886-71 M986a

Naval Technical Intelligence Center (U.S.).  The Iraqi Army in the Yom Kippur War.  Washington, February 1991.  233 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42241-156

Owen, Richard L.  Operation Valiant:  Turning of the Tide in the Sinai 1973 Arab-Israeli War.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps Command and Staff College, April 1984.  100 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41886-71 O97o

Pankove, Martin and Louie, Renata.  Past as Prologue:  Sadat's War.  Washington, National War College, 2005.  21 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA436955
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42279-1 P193p

Powell, Bill C.  The Yom Kippur War:  Did Israeli Intelligence Fail?  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, October 1974.  19 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-4 P882y

Rand Corp.  Soviet Policy in the October 1973 War.  Santa Monica, CA, May 1976.  39 p. (Report no. R-1864)
Doc. call no.:  M-U 30352-1 no.1864

Saimons, Vickie J.  Defensive Air Strategies.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, May 1992.  46 p.
1973 Arab-Israeli War, pp 18-22.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022-2 S132d

Segal, Asaf.  The “Yom Kipur” War.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2001.  17 p.
“Discusses the issue of strategic surprise and surprise attack in relation to the Yom Kippur War.  "Israel was taken by surprise which effected the beginning of the war as well as the final results”.  Author is a Major in the Israeli Air Force.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 S454y

Settlemyer, Sidney R.  Application of the Principles of War in the Modern Warfare Arena:  The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, November 1995.  19 p.
The 1973 Yom Kippur War, pp 8-10. (Paper also discusses the 1956, 1967, and the 1982 conflicts).
Also available at: 
http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA307312  
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 S495a

Sikes, James E.  Kharkov and Sinai:  A Study in Operational Transition.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, April 1988.  86 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022-2 S579k

Stanford Research Institute.  Strategic Studies Center.  Great Power Interests and Conflicting Objectives in the Mediterranean-Middle East-Persian Gulf Region.  Menlo Park, CA, December 1974.  134 p. (Technical note SSC-TN-3115-5)
Implications of the 1973 War for the Future, pp 69-85.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 40782-168 no.3115-5

Stanik, Joseph T.  U.S. Policy Toward the Israeli-Egyptian Conflict September 1970 - February 1972:  The Analysis of a Failure of American Diplomacy.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, December 1983.  141 p.
Provides extensive background into the foreign relations and the negotiations efforts prior to the 1973 war.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42525 S786u

United States.  General Accounting Office.  Airlift Operations of the Military Airlift Command During the 1973 Middle East War.  Washington, April 1975.  71 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41026-8 no.75-204

Washington, Alvin.  A Clausewitzian Victory...The 1973 Ramadan War.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, Army War College, March 1988.  50 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022-2 W317c

Weeks, Charles L.  Israeli Combined Arms Employment Um Katef, 1967; Suez Canal, 1973.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, 1991.  175 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42022 W395i

Wesselman, William D.  U.S. Foreign Policy Decision-Making During the 1973 Arab-Israeli Conflict:  Its Impact on Soviet-Egyptian Foreign Policy Relations.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, April 1995.  40 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43117 W515u

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Periodicals


10 Years Yom Kippur War.  Defence Update International No.42:Entire issue 1983.

1973:  A Victory in the Nick of Time.  Geopolitique No.22:20-24 Summer 1988.

After the Cease-Fire.  New Leader 56:7-12 November 12, 1973.
Part 1, Face-off in the Middle East, by Eliahu Salpeter, pp 7-9.
Part 2, Egypt's Two-Week Military Myth, S.L.A. Marshall, pp 10-12.

Air Defence:  The Evolution of the Air Defence Missile Threat.  Defence Update International No.78:18-24+ December 1986.

The Air Force and the Mid-East War.  Air Force Policy Letter for Commanders--Supplement No.2:26-32 February 1974.

Aboul-Enein, Youssef H.  Egyptian General Saad-Eddine El-Shazly:  Controversial Operational Thinker and Architect of the 1973 Yom-Kippur War.  Infantry  94:20-24 January-February 2005.

Aboul-Enein, Youssef H.  The Yom Kippur War:  Indications and Warnings.  Military Review  83:52-54 January-February 2003.
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Aboul-Enein, Youssef H.  The Yom-Kippur War:  Memoirs of Egyptian Generals:  Review Essay.  Military Review  83:55-59 January-February 2003.
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Al-Sadat, Anwar.  Al-Sadat Reveals New Information on October War:  Interview.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1272:14-30 November 27, 1974.

Alberts, Donald J.  A Call from the Wilderness.  Air University Review 28:35-45 November-December 1976.

Almog, Ze'ev.  Israel's Navy Beat the Odds.  U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings 123:106-108 March 1997.

Another Instance of Airpower Playing the Key Role.  Air Force Policy Letter for Commanders, pp 2-3 January 1, 1974.

The Arab-Israeli Conflict:  The Fourth Round.  Orbis 17:665-671 Fall 1973.

Ashad, Haggai.  War Hailed as Great Military, Political Victory.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1136:32-41 April 5, 1974.

Ashkar, Riad.  The Syrian and Egyptian Campaigns.  Journal of Palestine Studies 3:15-33 Winter 1974.

Ayalon, Avraham.  Preparedness-Readiness-National Will:  A Needed Framework for Deterrence.  Strategic Review 17:49-60 Spring 1989.

Ayouty, Yassin El.  The Palestinians and the Fourth Arab-Israeli War.  Current History 66:74-78 February 1974.

Bailey, Sydney D.  The Middle East Conflict 1973:  The Prospects for Real Peace.  Survival 16:7-12 January-February 1974.

Bar-Siman-Tor, Yaacov.  Constraints and Limitations in Limited Local War:  The Case of the Yom Kippur War.  Jerusalem Journal of International Relations 5, no.2:46-61 1981.

Bar-Siman-Tov, Yaacov. T he Bar-Lev Line Revisited.  Journal of Strategic Studies 11:149-176 June 1988.

Barclay, C.N.  Lessons from the October War--Learning the Hard Way.  Army 24:25-29 March 1974.

Barker, A.J.  Aspects of the 'October' 1973 War.  Royal Air Forces Quarterly 14:301-307 Winter 1974.

Barker, A.J.  Israel after the Yom Kippur War:  ZAHAL Reflects on the Lessons.  RUSI 119:28-31 June 1974.

Barth, Zeev.  Israeli Assessment of October War.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1101:1-3 February 7, 1974.

Bathurst, Robert B.  On Creating an Enemy.  Naval War College Review 34:14-26 November-December 1981.

Beaufre, A.  The Fourth Arab-Israeli War.  Consantoir 34:274-277+ August 1974.

Beaufre, A.  War in the Mid East.  Infantry 64:12-16 July-August 1974.

Bell, Coral.  The October Middle East War:  A Case Study in Crisis Management During Detente.  International Affairs 50:531-543 October 1974.

Ben-Zvi, Abraham.  Between Warning and Response:  The Case of the Yom Kippur War.  International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence 4:227-242 Summer 1990.

Bentley, L. W. and McKinnon, D.C.  The Yom Kippur War as an Example of Modern Land Battle.  Canadian Defence Quarterly 4:13-19 Summer 1974.

Bermudez, Joseph S., Jr.  Ballistic Missiles in the Third World--Egypt and the 1973 Arab-Israeli War.  Jane's Intelligence Review 3:531-537 December 1991.

Bermudez, Joseph S., Jr.  Egyptian 130th Amphibious Brigade.  Marine Corps Gazette 79:58-68 June 1995.
Operations during the Yom Kippur War.

Black October:  Old Enemies at War Again.  Time 102:30-32+ October 15, 1973.

Blechman, Barry M. and Hart, Douglas M.  The Political Utility of Nuclear Weapons:  The 1973 Middle East Crisis.  International Security 7:132-156 Summer 1982.

Bolia, Robert S.  Overreliance on Technology in Warfare:  The Yom Kippur War as a Case Study.   Parameters 34:46-56 Summer 2004.
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Boyne, Walter J.  Nickel Grass (the airlift that saved Israel).  Air Force Magazine 81:54-59 December 1998.
Also available at:  http://www.afa.org/magazine/dec1998/1298nickel_print.html

Brower, Kenneth S.  Armor in the October War.  Armor 83:10-15 May-June 1974.

Brower, Kenneth S.  The Yom Kippur War.  Military Review 54:25-33 March 1974.

Brown, G. M.  The Consequences of Yom Kippur:  Some Preliminary Notes.  Australian Outlook 28:196-204  August 1974.

Brown, William C.  The October War.  Armor 112:26-32  May-June 2003.
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Brownlee, John C., Jr.  Air Bridge to Tel Aviv:  The Role of the Air Force Logistics Command in the 1973 Yom Kippur War.  Air Force Journal of Logistics 15:35-39 Winter 1991.

Brugioni, Dino A.  The Effects of Aerial and Satellite Imagery on the 1973 Yom Kippur War.  Air Power History  51:4-13 Autumn 2004.
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Burke, John T.  Precision Weaponry:  The Changing Nature of Modern Warfare.  Army 24:12-16 March 1974.

The C-5A and the Middle East Airlift.  Congressional Record 121:S6492-S6495 April 22, 1975.

Caravella, Frank J.  Yom Kippur War.  Air Defense Artillery, pp 44-46 March-April 1991.

Carlton, Paul K.  The Israeli Airlift of 1973:  Operation Vittles Revisited?  Air Force Policy Letter for Commanders--Supplement No.6:30-36 June 1974.

Ceasefire Moves 16 October-9 November.  USSR and Third World 3:547-557 October 22-December 2, 1973.

Cerovic, Vasilije.  The Military Agreement at Kilometre 101.  Review of International Affairs 25:24-25 February 5, 1974.

Chaplin, Dennis.  The Middle East War--an Assessment.  RUSI Journal 119:30-34 March 1974.

The Chief (of Staff, Gen. George S. Brown) Discusses USAF's Prospects:  Interview.  Air Force Magazine 57:32-35 February 1974.

Chronology:  November 16, 1973-February 15, 1974.  Middle East Journal 28:155-170 Spring 1974.

Clarkson, J. M. E.  Spark at Yom Kippur:  Many Surprises in an Eighteen-Day War.  Canadian Defence Quarterly 3:9-22 Spring 1974.

Coleman, Herbert J.  Israeli Air Force Decisive in War.  Aviation Week & Space Technology 99:18-21 December 3, 1973.

Coleman, Herbert J.  Israeli Inquiry Hits Intelligence Unit.  Aviation Week & Space Technology 100:26-27 April 15, 1974.

The Conflict:  Arabs vs Israelis in a Suez Showdown.  Time 102:22-30+ October 29, 1973.

Congress Files an Extraordinary Report:  The Middle East War.  Armed Forces Journal International 111:33-38 January 1974.

Corddry, Charles W.  The Yom Kippur War, 1973--Lessons New and Old.  National Defense 58:505-508 May-June 1974.

Cox, Richard.  October War's Military Lessons.  International Perspectives, pp 32-35 March-April 1974.

Crump, Roger L.  The October War:  A Postwar Assessment.  Military Review 54:12-26 August 1974.

Currie Gives Views on Lessons of Middle East War.  Aerospace Daily 66:45-48 March 8, 1974.

DeAtkine, Norvell B.  Urban Warfare:  Lessons From the Middle East.  Special Warfare  14:20-29 Fall 2001.
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Diary of the Fourth Arab-Israeli War.  Army Quarterly & Defence Journal 104:173-184 January 1974.
A day-to-day account of the fighting written by war correspondents.

Dixon, Robert J.  The Range of Tactical Air Operations.  Strategic Review 2:21-26 Spring 1974.
(Lessons from) The Yom Kippur War, pp 23-24.

Doherty, C. J.  How U.S. Aid to Israel Has Grown...after War of '73 and Peace of '79.  Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report 50:124+ January 18, 1992.

Dovrat, Ephraim.  The War Cost:  Interview.  Israel Magazine 6:22-26 February 1974.

Dunner, Joseph.  Detente, the October 1973 War and the Palestinian Problem.  Ukrainian Quarterly 31:27-31 Spring 1975.

Dupuy, T. N.  The War of Ramadan:  An Arab Perspective of the October War.  Army 25:13-22 March 1975.

Eaker, Ira C.  The Fourth Arab-Israeli War.  Military Engineer 66:156-160 May-June 1974.

Eaker, Ira C.  The Fourth Arab-Israeli War.  Strategic Review 2:18-25 Winter 1974.

Egypt's October Secrets Disclosed.  Translations on Near East and North Africa (JPRS) No.1430:2-16 October 24, 1975.

Egyptian Forces Claim Smashing Victory in October War.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1106:entire issue February 19, 1974.

Erell, Shlomo.  Israeli SAAR FPBs Pass Combat Test in Yom Kippur War.  United States Naval Institute Proceedings 100:115-118 September 1974.

Eshel, David.  Modern Inter-Arms Concepts:  IDF Organization:  The Yom Kippur War and After.  Defence Update International No.69:32-39+ March 1986.

Eshel, David.  Counterattack in the Sinai:  8 October 1973.  Military Review 73:54-66 November 1993.

Evans, Bob.  Weapons of the Middle East.  Current News Part 2, pp 1-F/2-F November 26, 1973.

Fighting Resumes:  A Chronology of the First 9 Days.  Middle East Monitor 3:3-8 October 15, 1973.

Fite, William C.  Some Lessons from the Israelis.  Marine Corps Gazette 64:32-38 September 1980.

Five Lessons of the War.  Newsweek 82:54 November 5, 1973.

Flintham, Victor.  Middle East War--Oct '73.  Air Pictorial 35:483 December 1973.

Forsyth, Robert W.  Yom Kippur War Signal...Is Anybody Peeking at the Other Guy's Hand?  Armed Forces Journal International 111:22-23 August 1974.

Forsyth, Robert W. and Forsyth, John P.  The Cheap Shot:  The Lesson of the October War and Its Impact on NATO.  NATO's Fifteen Nations 19:82-83 August-September 1974.

The Fourth Arab-Israel War.  Keesing's Contemporary Archives 19:26173-26177 November 5-11, 1973.

GAO Backs Airlift Improvement, Stresses Need for New Mideast Plan.  Aerospace Daily 72:306-307 April 24, 1975.

Gawrych, George W.  Egyptian High Command in the 1973 War.  Armed Forces & Society 13:535-559 Summer 1987.

Gelb, Leslie H.  U.S. Jets for Israel Took Route Around Some Allies.  New York Times  p 1, col 2, October 25, 1973.

Giovannettone, Justin.  Airlifts in Time.  Air Power History  52:26-35 Fall 2005.
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Golan, Galia.  Soviet Aims and the Middle East War.  Survival 16:106-119 May-June 1974.

Goldstein, Lyle J. and Zhukov, Yuri M.  A Tale of Two Fleets:  A Russian Perspective on the 1973 Naval Standoff in the Mediterranean.   Naval War College Review  57:27-63 Spring 2004.
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Goldstein, Lyle J. and Zhukov, Yuri M.  Superpower Showdown in the Mediterranean, 1973.  Sea Power  46:32-35 October 2003.
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Greenhut, Jeffrey.  Air War:  Middle East--a Report from the International Symposium on the Military Aspects of the Arab-Israeli Conflict, Jerusalem, 12-17 Oct 1975.  Aerospace Historian 23:21-23 March 1976.

Griffith, William E.  The Fourth Middle East War, the Energy Crisis and U.S. Policy.  Orbis 17:1161-1188 Winter 1974.

Griswold, Lawrence.  Marine Corps R&D:  Yom Kippur Lessons and New Worlds to Conquer.  Sea Power 17:9-13 September 1974.

Gurion, Amnon.  Israeli Military Strategy Up to the Yom Kippur War.  Air University Review 33:52-57 September-October 1982.

Harbottle, Michael.  The October Middle East War:  Lessons for UN Peacekeeping.  International Affairs 50:544-553 October 1974.

Hawkins, S. C.  Blood and Iron on the Golan Heights.  Marine Corps Gazette 68:62-67 January 1984.

Hein, K. P.  Old Lessons Learned (from the October War).  Armor 84:30-36 September-October 1975.

Heinl, Robert D., Jr.  Israel's Strategic Gains.  Armed Forces Journal International 111:30 November 1973.

Herzog, Chaim.  The Middle East War 1973.  RUSI Journal 120:3-13 March 1975.

Homan, Cornelis.  MFO:  Peacekeeping in the Middle East.  Military Review 63:2-13 September 1983.

Hotz, Robert.  Offense, Defense Tested in 1973 War.  Aviation Week & Space Technology 103:16-20 July 7, 1975.

Hughes, Matthew.  The October 1973 Arab-Israeli War:  Crisis Management and Coercive Bargaining.   RUSI Journal  145:86-92 April 2000.
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Hunt, Kenneth.  The Arab Israeli War:  Some Tentative Conclusions.  Air Force Magazine 56:51-56 December 1973.

Hunt, Kenneth.  The Middle East Conflict 1973:  The Military Lessons.  Survival 16:4-7 January-February 1974.

Hussain, Farhat.  Detente and Soviet Decision-Making During the 1973 Arab-Israeli War.  Strategic Studies 12:90-112 Spring 1989.

Ibrahim, Saad.  American Domestic Forces and the October War.  Journal of Palestine Studies 4:55-81 Autumn 1974.

Israel Airlift--'Hope for Peace for All the World'.  Air Force Times 34:27 December 12, 1973.

Israel's (David) Elazar (former Israeli Chief of Staff) Evaluates Yom Kippur.  Aerospace Daily 76:22-23 November 5, 1975.

Israel Scores a Breakthrough.  Newsweek 82:39+ October 29, 1973.

Israeli Aerospace.  Aviation Week & Space Technology
Part 1, 102:14-22+ March 10, 1975.
Part 2, 102:14-17+ March 24, 1975.
Part 3, 102:14-19 March 31, 1975.

Israeli Aircraft, Arab SAMs in Key Battle.  Aviation Week & Space Technology 99:14-17 October 22, 1973.

Israeli Generals Discuss October War, Its Aftermath.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1259:17-31 November 6, 1974.

Israeli Military Officials Review Lessons of Mideast War.  Aerospace Daily 75:333 October 31, 1975.

Israelis Assess Shortcomings of October War.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1136:1-7 April 5, 1974.

Israelis Scored about 335 Air-to-Air Kills (during Yom Kippur War)--Guns, IR Missiles Dominated Battle; Lightweight Fighter Lesson?  Armed Forces Journal International 111:32 April 1974.

Israelyan, Victor Levonovich.  The October 1973 War: Kissinger in Moscow.  Middle East Journal 49:248-268 Spring 1995.

Kalb, Marvin and Kalb, Bernard.  Twenty Days in October: Kissinger's Triumph Began in Trauma.  New York Times Magazine, pp 8-11+ June 23, 1974.

Kampf, Herbert A.  Israeli Perceptions on the Eve of the Yom Kippur War.  International Problems 15:35-49 Spring 1976.

Kapeliuk, Amnon.  The Use of Force for a Political End.  New Outlook 16:16-17+ October-November 1973.

Kaufman, Lynn and Belenky, Gregory L.  Staying Alive:  Knowing What to Do Until the Medic Arrives.  Military Review 64:29-33 January 1984.

Kennedy, Edwin L.  Failure of Israeli Armored Tactical Doctrine, Sinai, 6-8 Oct 1973.  Armor 99:28-31 November-December 1990.

Kenny, Lorne M.  The October War:  An Analysis by the Voice of Cairo's al-Ahram.  International Perspectives, pp 27-31 March-April 1974.

Knight, John E., Jr.  The October War and after.  Marine Corps Gazette 58:34-42 June 1974.

Koek, J. F.  The Middle East Conflict, October 1973.  Army Journal No.307:3-15 December 1974.

Kopets, Keith F.  Breaching the Bar-Lev Line.  U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings 129:92-95 October 2003.
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Krisinger, Chris J.  Operation Nickel Grass--Airlift in Support of National Policy.  Airpower Journal 3:16-28 Spring 1989.

Krosney, Herbert.  How Israel Went to War.  Nation 217:454-456 November 5, 1973.

Krosney, Herbert.  With the Troops in Suez.  Nation 217:550-552 November 26, 1973.

Latour, Charles.  Electronic Warfare over Suez.  New Scientist 60:267-269 October 25, 1973.

Latter, B.  Lessons for NATO from the Yom Kippur War.  Royal Air Forces Quarterly 16:380-385 Winter 1976.

Lee Eric.  Infantry's Day Against Tanks.  Military History 7:34-38+ March 1991.

Lessons from the Arab-Israeli War.  Army Journal No.308:27-42 January 1975.

Lew, Christopher Robin.  Embattled Israeli Bridgehead at Chinese Farm.  Military History 15:30-36 October 1998.
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Lewis, Robert D.  Ramadan War:  Fire Support Egyptian Style.  Field Artillery, pp 32-36 August 1988.

Liebman, Charles S.  The Myth of Defeat:  The Memory of the Yom Kippur War in Israeli Society.  Middle Eastern Studies 29:399-418 July 1993.

Luttwak, Edward N. and Laqueur, Walter.  Kissinger & the Yom Kippur War.  Commentary 58:33-40 September 1974.

Marshall, S. L. A.  Reading the Mideast War:  Reality in a Game of Confusion.  New Leader 56:4-6 October 29, 1973.

Marshall, S. L. A.  Tank Warrior in the Golan.  Military Review 56:3-12 January 1976.

McGrath, John J.  The Battle of El Firdan.  Armor 92:9-13 May-June 1983.

McKenzie-Smith, Robert H.  Crisis Decisionmaking in Israel:  The Case of the October 1973 Middle East War.  Naval War College Review 29:39-52 Summer 1976.

Menaul, S.W.B.  What Can Europe Learn from the October War?  Flight International 104:927-928 November 29, 1973.

Menshikov, Ivan.  Hot Autumn of 1973 (1973 Arab-Israeli War).  Soviet Military Review No.2:27-33 February 1989.

Michelsohn, Benny.  Born in Battle:  A History of the IDF Through Four Decades.  IDF Journal No.15:8-21 Summer 1988.
Yom Kippur War, 6-24 October 1973, pp 18-19.

Middle East Conflict.  Flight International 104:879-881 November 22, 1973.

Middle East:  The Missile Arsenal.  Flight International 104:738 October 25, 1973.

Middle East:  The War--Chronology 1 September-19 October 1973.  USSR and Third World 3:478-483 September 3-October 21, 1973.

Middle East War.  Flight International 104:682-683 October 18, 1973.

The Middle East War.  Interavia Air Letter, pp 1-2 October 18, 1973.

The Middle East War.  Armed Forces Journal 111:33-38 January 1974.
Unclassified version of lessons learned by the fact-finding congressional tour.

Middle East War October 1973.  Military Review 54:48-49 February 1974.

Mideast Arms Quality vs Quantity Raises Questions for U.S.  Aerospace Daily 64:259 December 18, 1973.

Mideast Cease-Fire Spurs New Tensions.  Aviation Week & Space Technology 99:12-15 October 29, 1973.

The Mideast Erupts.  Newsweek 82:38-41 October 15, 1973.

Mideast Explodes Again.  U.S. News & World Report 75:26-28 October 22, 1973.

Mideast War Supports Basic U.S. Battle Philosophy.  Aerospace Daily 64:69-70 November 13, 1973.

Mideast War Tests Weapons.  Current News, Part 2, p 11-F November 15, 1973.

Mideast War: U.S. Military Policies Pay Off; Navy Moves Gain.  Aerospace Daily 64:25-26 November 6, 1973.

Miley, Henry A., Jr.  Lessons Learned--Mid-East War Logistics.  Army Logistician 6:2-5 July-August 1974.

Miller, Benjamin.  Competing Realist Perspectives on Great Power Crisis Behavior.  Security Studies 5:309-357 Spring 1996.
Uses the Yom Kippur War as a case study, (pages 333-357).

Millstein, Uri.  Military Concepts of the October War Reviewed.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1261:24-34 November 8, 1974.

Missile Engineering:  Mideast War Spurs Missile R&D Effort.  Aviation Week & Space Technology 99:17+ December 31, 1973.

Moore, William C.  Mideast War's Lesson for U.S.  U.S. News & World Report 76:40 January 14, 1974.

Moreaux, J. M.  Syrian Army.  Defence Update International No.69:26-31+ March 1986.
Refers to the Syrian Army's performance in the Yom Kippur War and postwar changes.

Morony, T. L.  Artillery Support in the Yom Kippur War.  Journal of the Royal Artillery 102:11-14 March 1975.

Mubarak, Muhammad Husni.  Air Force Commander Explains October War Victories:  Interview.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1268:3-10 November 20, 1974.

Nahumi, Mordehai.  The Lessons of War.  New Outlook 16:9-11 October-November 1973.

Newell, Clayton R.  Balancing the Ends, Ways and Means.  Army 36:24-28+ August 1986.

O'Ballance, Edgar.  The Fifth Arab-Israeli War--October 1973.  Army Quarterly 104:308-323 April 1974.

O'Neill, Bard E.  The October War:  A Political-Military Assessment.  Air University Review 25:27-35 July-August 1974.

The October War and Its Aftermath.  Middle East Economic Digest 17:1498-1506 December 28, 1973.

Opinion Poll on October War with Four Israeli Generals.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1266:1-8 November 15, 1974.

Oren, Amir.  Outnumbered, Outgunned Israeli Forces Contain Syrian Breakthrough.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1123:18-26 March 18, 1974.

Oren, Stephen.  Learning the Wrong Lessons.  New Leader 56:6-7 October 29, 1973.

Pa'il, Meir.  Political and Military Reflections in the Wake of the War of October 1973.  Congressional Record 120:S6794-S6797 May 1, 1974.

Pavlov, Boris.  Offensive with Assault Crossing.  Soviet Military Review No.9:44-46 September 1988.

Peled, Benyamin.  Air Force Chief Discusses Experiences of Yom Kippur War:  Interview.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1238:46-59 October 1, 1974.

Phillips, Samuel C.  Upgrading USAF's ICBMs for the Counterforce Role.  Air Force Magazine 57:56-60 February 1974.

Powell, Bill C.  Did Israeli Intelligence Fail?  The October 1973 War.  MI Magazine 4:22-27 Summer 1976.

Press Conference:  Secretary Kissinger on Middle East Crisis.  News Release, Bureau of Public Affairs, entire issue October 25, 1973.

Prosch, Geoffrey G.  Israeli Defense of the Golan:  An Interview with Brig Gen Avidor Kahalani, Israeli Defense Forces.  Military Review 59:2-13 October 1979.

Raviv, Hayim.  Conclusions Drawn by Arabs from October War.  Translations on Near East and North Africa (JPRS) No.1291:17-26 January 20, 1975.

Reaffirmed in Mid-East War:  Readiness, Leadership, Airpower.  Air Force Policy Letter for Commanders, pp 1-2 June 1, 1974.

Record, Jeffrey.  The October War:  Burying the Blitzkrieg.  Military Review 59:19-21 April 1976.

Refaat, Ashraf M.  How the Egyptian Navy Fought the October War.  U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings 121:94-97 March 1995.

Rip, Michael R.  Military Photo-Reconnaissance During the Yom Kippur War:  A Research Note.  Intelligence and National Security 7:126-132 April 1992.

Rip, Michael R. and Fontanella, Joseph F.  A Window on the Arab-Israeli 'Yom Kippur' War of October 1973:  Military Photo-Reconnaissance from High Altitude and Space.  Intelligence and National Security 6:15-89 January 1991.

Rodwell, Robert R.  The Mideast War:  'A Damned Close-Run Thing'.  Air Force Magazine 57:36-41 February 1974.

Rogers, Glenn F.  The Battle for Suez City.  Military Review 59:27-33 November 1979.

Ropelewski, Robert R.  Egypt Assesses Lessons of October War.  Aviation Week & Space Technology 99:14-17 December 17, 1973.

Ropelewski, Robert R.  Setbacks Spur System to Counter Israel.  Aviation Week & Space Technology 103:12-15 July 7, 1975.

Rostow, Eugene V.  The Illegality of the Arab Attack on Israel of October 6, 1973.  American Journal of International Law 69:272-289 April 1975.

Roth, Ray G.  Operation Badr:  Crossing the Suez.  Armor 91:23-25 May-June 1982.

Rouleau, Eric.  Arab-Israeli Conflict:  The Fourth Round.  Manchester Guardian Weekly, Le Monde, Weekly English Edition 109:13 October 13, 1973.

Rustow, Dankwart.  Who Won the Yom Kippur and Oil Wars?  Foreign Policy No.17:166-175 Winter 1974-1975.

SA-6: Arab Ace in the 20 Day War.  International Defense Review 6:779-781 December 1973.

SA-6 Effectiveness in Mideast War 'Exaggerated,' House Panel Says.  Aerospace Daily 64:242-243 December 14, 1973.

Safran, Nadav.  Engagement in the Middle East.  Foreign Affairs 53:45-63 October 1974.

Safran, Nadav.  Trial by Ordeal:  The Yom Kippur War, October 1973.  International Security 2:133-170 Fall 1977.

Sax, Samuel W. and Levy, Avigdor.  Arab-Israeli Conflict Four:  A Preliminary Assessment.  Naval War College Review 26:7-16 January-February 1974.

Schiff, Zeev.  The Israeli Air Force.  Air Force Magazine 59:31-38 August 1976.

Schofield, B. B.  The Naval Side of Yom Kippur War.  Navy International 80:4+ March 1975.

Sella, Amnon.  The USSR and the War in Lebanon:  Mid-1982.  RUSI Journal for Defence Studies 128:35-41 June 1983.

Sheffer, G.  Independence in Dependence of Regional Powers:  The Uncomfortable Alliance in the Middle East Before and after the October 1973 War. Orbis 19:1519-1538 Winter 1976.

Shel, David.  Modern Inter-Arms Concepts. IDF Organization:  The Yom Kippur War and after.  Defence Update International No.69:32-39+ March 1986.

Shihata, Ibrahim F. I.  The Territorial Question and the October War.  Journal of Palestine Studies 4:43-54 Autumn 1974.

Showdown at Suez.  Senior Scholastic 103:2-5 December 6, 1973.

Singh, K. R.  Weapon Acquisition and Policy Constraints:  A Study of the Suez War of October 1973.  Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses Journal 6:443-459 January 1974.

Smith, Terence.  Israeli Study of '73 War Cites Command Failures.  New York Times, p 2, col 1 January 31, 1975.

Stein, Janice Gross.  "Intelligence" and "Stupidity" Reconsidered:  Estimation and Decision in Israel, 1973.  Journal of Strategic Studies 3:147-177 September 1980.

The Strategy of the War.  Flight International 104:882-883 November 22, 1973.

Subrahmanyam, K.  The Lessons of the 1973 Arab-Israeli War.  Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses Journal 6:416-442 January 1974.

The Suez Crossing:  An Interview with Major General Mohamed Abdel Halim Abou Ghazala.  Military Review 59:2-7 November 1979.

Tactics:  How the Arabs Scored Their Surprise.  Newsweek 82:85-86 October 22, 1973.

Tai, Israel.  Israel's Defence Doctrine--Background and Dynamics.  Defence Update International No.50:8-16 1984.
Excerpted from an article in Military Review, March 1978.

Terry, Janice.  1973 US Press Coverage on the Middle East.  Journal of Palestine Studies 4:120-133 Autumn 1974.

Thompson, W.F.K.  Yom Kippur and the Artillery.  Journal of the Royal Artillery 101:80-89 September 1974.

Timmons, Richard F.  AT Missiles in the Yom Kippur War.  Infantry 64:18-21 January-February 1974.

Toepfer, Horst.  The 1973 Neareast War.  Field Artillery Journal
Part 1, 43:36-43 November-December 1974.
Part 2, The Turning Point. 43:6-13 January-February 1975.
Part 3, 43:12-19+ March-April 1975.

Turley, G. H.  Time of Change in Modern Warfare.  Marine Corps Gazette 58:16-20 December 1974.

Tzabag, Shmuel.  Termination of the Yom Kippur War Between Israel and Sysria:  Positions, Decisions and....  Middle Eastern Studies  37:182-206 October 2001.
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The Two-Front War.  Newsweek 82:63-64+ October 22, 1973.

U.S. and Russia Hold Back:  Security Council Paralysed as War Rages.  Jewish Observer and Middle East Review 22:8-9 October 12, 1973.

U.S. 'Smart' Weapons Hit Arab Tanks Hard; Americans Get SA-6.  Aerospace Daily 64:1-2 November 1, 1973.

U.S. Spurs Countermeasures to Israel.  Aviation Week & Space Technology 99:20 October 22, 1973.

Viksne, J.  The Yom Kippur War in Retrospect.  Army Journal
Part 1, No.323:33-44 April 1976.
Part 2, No.324:15-43 May 1976 (includes information on electronic warfare and a table of aircraft losses and loss analysis).

Wakebridge, Charles.  The Egyptian Staff Solution.  Military Review 55:3-11 March 1975.

Wakebridge, Charles.  The Syrian Side of the Hill.  Military Review 56:20-30 February 1976.

Wakebridge, Charles.  The Technological Gap Closes in the Middle East.  National Defense 59:460-462 May-June 1975.

Walker, R. W.  Overcoming Air Defenses:  A Misuse of Air Power.  Marine Corps Gazette 64:20-22 October 1980.

Walters, Andrew.  Missiles Against Men:  U.S. Military Weigh Up October War.  Jewish Observer and Middle East Review 22:14 November 16, 1973.

The War:  Brilliant Moves in a Final Battle.  Time 102:44-45 November 5, 1973.

The War of the Day of Judgment.  Time 102:28-34+ October 22, 1973.

The War That Nobody Won.  Newsweek 82:40+ November 5, 1973.

Wasil, 'Abd-al-Mun'im.  Third Army Commander Describes His Troops' Successes and Confidence.  Translations on Near East (JPRS) No.1097:17-21 February 1, 1974.

Weller, Jac.  The Fight at Suez.  National Defense 59:130-134 September-October 1974.

Whelan, C. A.  Modern Anti Tank Weapons Have Made the Tank Obsolete.  Cosantoir: The Irish Defence Journal 36:319-321 November 1976.

Whetten, Lawrence and Johnson, Michael.  Military Lessons of the Yom Kippur War.  World Today 30:101-110 March 1974.

Whitehouse, Robert.  Munitions, Roses and Rockets.  Air Reservist 25:8-9 March 1974.

Wickman, Michael D.  "Hold at All Cost" 24 Hours on the Golan Front During the October War of 1973.  Armor  110:32-36 March-April 2001.
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Yom Kippur Fighting Underscores EW Importance.  Electronic Warfare 6:24-25+ January 1974.
Table: Military Lessons Learned, p 36.

Yom Kippur War Retrospective.  Israel Magazine 7, no.2:57-68 1975-1976.


Videos


The 6 Day War/Yom Kippur War.  New York, Central Park Media Corporation/Independent Television News, 1995.  1 videocassette, 80 min.
Video call no.:  956.046 S625

War in the Middle East 1945-1989.  New York, PolyGram Video/Time-Life Video, 1994.  1 videocassette, 52 min.
Video call no.:  956.04 W253

War on Yom Kippur.  Chicago, IL, International Historic Films, 1984.  1 videocassette, 25 min.
Produced by the Israel Film Service.
Video call no.:  956.048 W253

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