Reading for War

Defence Force School of Intelligence Reading List

By The Cove May 14, 2019


The Commanding Officer of the Defence Force School of Intelligence (DFSI) has recently updated the unit reading list. The wide range of books in this list capture the values and ethos of the military profession, promote innovative thinking to prepare for the operational realities of an uncertain future, and provide a starting point to expand on existing knowledge and skills concerning the disciplines taught at DFSI.

The thought-provoking ideas and viewpoints captured in these books are not just relevant to the intelligence profession; they are also great reading for all military professionals.

A number of these books are available from the Defence Library Service or the Defence Library Service Digital Media Library




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The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.

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