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Inexpensive Subs: An Essay
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You set the price! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
A cubic design to make submarines cheaper to build. Some thoughts on construction, safety and uses proposed. This is basically a cargo submarine but with aircraft carrier potential.
America's War and Peace Cycles;1686 to Present, With Projections
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This is the only cycle analyses and study of America's war peace history, from colonial times and Indian battles to the present of the 09-11 attacks and America's invasion of Iraq and Afghanistan. Periods of war are followed by periods of peace, and they have occurred in regular periods, which I have defined as 'time fractuals'. War and Peace periods, their pivotal turning Times are Predictable!
Bogeys and Bandits
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,060. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Former naval aviator and award-winning military writer Robert Gandt had the chance to return to his old base to fly one of the fastest, sleekest jets in the world. In Bogeys and Bandits he takes the reader along for the ride.
The Complete Guide To Diamond Palm Training Methods
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Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 5. Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Designed for maximum effect using minimum force, THE DEADLY ART OF DIAMOND PALM methods are as simple as they get. Used in restricted circumstances, but not limited to systemic sustained combat situations, the techniques hold up under Real World engagement.
Toward a Theory of Spacepower - Selected Essays - Commercial Space, Launch Services, Tourism, Civil Space Authority, Moon, Mars, National Security, Warfare, Russia, China, India, Space Law, ASAT
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 306,060. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is an authoritative compilation of expert opinions on spaceflight and spacepower, providing a broad, interesting, and up-to-date overview of all aspects of the subject.
Office of Naval Research Naval Science & Technology (S&T) Strategic Plan: Tomorrow's Technologies for Our Warfighters Across All Domains - Military Research, Unmanned Systems, Expeditionary Warfare
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,790. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
The Naval Science and Technology (S&T) Strategic Plan describes how the Office of Naval Research (ONR) sponsors scientific research efforts that will enable the future operational concepts of the Navy and the Marine Corps.
Theater Battle Management Core System Systems Engineering Case Study - History and Details of TBMCS Integrated Air Command and Control System
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This is one of a series of systems engineering case studies prepared by the Air Force Center for Systems Engineering. This case study analyzes the Theater Battle Management Core System (TBMCS) is an integrated air command and control (C2) system that performs standardized, secure, automated air battle planning.
Army Research Laboratory Technical Report: Human Purposive Movement Theory (ARL-TR-5954) Ground Movement Detection and Identification Technologies Used in Military and Law Enforcement Settings
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This report reviews the elements of the human purposive movement theory as well as the developmental and existing ground movement detection and identification technologies used to identify targets on the ground in military and law enforcement settings.
Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Programs and Research: Computing, Chemical Sciences, Life Sciences, Materials, Mathematics, Physics, Electronics, Mechanical Science, Environmental Sciences
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,480. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This single-source document describes the research programs of the U.S. Army Research Office (ARO) of the Army Research Laboratory (ARL). The mission of ARO, as part of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), is to execute the Army's extramural basic research program.
2012 Navy Program Guide: Major Systems, Programs, Ships, Submarines, Aircraft, Carriers, Weapons, Electronics, Sensors, Surface Combatants, Expeditionary Forces, Data Systems - Bonus 2011 Edition
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,930. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This new 2012 Navy Program Guide is an overview of the key systems, programs and initiatives of the U.S. Navy, with detailed information on the status of hundreds of programs for systems ranging from aircraft and ships to weapons and information dominance. As a bonus, this ebook reproduction includes the complete 2011 edition as well.
Beyond Horizons: A Half Century of Air Force Space Leadership, Military Space Programs, Sputnik through the Age of Apollo and the Gulf War
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,520. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Beyond Horizons: A Half Century of Air Force Space Leadership is a study of the United States Air Force in space. Of all the military services, the Air Force has been preeminently involved for the past fifty years in initiating, developing, and applying the technology of space-based systems in support of the nation's national security.
Toward Mach 2: The Douglas D-558 Program - Skystreak and Skyrocket Early Transonic Research Aircraft (NASA SP-4222)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 31,320. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This official NASA history report - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - provides a history of research with the D-558 Skystreak and Skyrocket supersonic airplane at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center in California.
2012 Review of Military Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Issues - Current and Future Plans for DOD Drones for Surveillance and Combat, Policy Options
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,590. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This unique ebook presents two up-to-date U.S. government reports on the current status and future plans for Department of Defense unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and unmanned aerial systems, converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction.
The Air Force Handbook - Comprehensive Guide to the Weapon Systems and Equipment of the USAF, Airplanes, Fighter Jets and Bombers, Missiles, Satellites, Bombs, Munitions for Combat in Air and Space
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 49,640. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
The Air Force Handbook, converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, is a comprehensive reference sourcebook about the systems and equipment of the USAF.
Nuclear Weapons and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) - 2012 Issues with Weapon Limitations, Stockpile Surveillance Program, Management and Oversight
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
In a February 2012 report, for the 52 NNSA identified limitations for all weapons in the U.S. nuclear stockpile, 86 percent fall into six types: detonation safety under abnormal conditions, weapon reliability, weapon delivery, more frequent replacement of limited life components, nuclear yield, and worker safety.
From Runway to Orbit: Reflections of a NASA Engineer - Revelations about the Space Shuttle, Challenger Accident, X-15, Lifting Body Program, NASP, Hypersonics and the X-33 (NASA SP 2004-4109)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 175,290. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a fascinating account by the former chief scientist of the Dryden Flight Research Center of the major space and aeronautical developments of the last 40 years, including the Space Shuttle, X-15, X-33, the lifting body program, the National Aerospace Plane (NASP), and more.
The Smell of Kerosene: A Test Pilot's Odyssey - NASA Research Pilot Stories, XB-70 Tragic Collision, M2-F1 Lifting Body, YF-12 Blackbird, Apollo LLRV Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (NASA SP-4108)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,290. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is the fascinating account of the life of Donald Mallick, a NASA research test pilot. This book puts the reader in the pilot's seat for a "day at the office" unlike any other.
The Partnership: A History of the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (NASA SP-4209) - Comprehensive Official History of NASA's Work with the Soviet Union and Russia Leading to the Historic 1975 ASTP Mission
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 205,420. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive and insightful account of the painstaking efforts of NASA to partner with the Soviet Union, starting in the Kennedy years and culminating in the successful 1975 Apollo-Soyuz Test Project.
Vanguard: A History (NASA Historical Series SP-4202) - Comprehensive Official History of America's First Satellite Program at the Start of the Space Race
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,520. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive account "of the origin, course of development, and results of the first American earth satellite project, one of several programs planned for the International Geophysical Year.
Spyplanes and National Reconnaissance in the 20th Century: The Amazing Story of the U-2 Program, A-12 Oxcart, Francis Gary Powers Incident, Cuba Missile Crisis, Aquatone and Genetrix Projects
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This CIA History Staff Monograph offers a comprehensive and authoritative history of the CIA's manned overhead reconnaissance program, which from 1954 to 1974 developed and operated two extraordinary aircraft, the U-2 and the A-12 OXCART. It describes not only the program's technological and bureaucratic aspects, but also its political and international context.