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The Continental Army: War of American Independence (the Revolutionary War) - Basic Reference on the Military History of the Revolution, from New England in Arms to Victory at Yorktown
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 82,740. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
This significant historical book on a previously unexplored aspect of the Revolutionary War was produced by the Center of Military History, providing an important basic reference on the military history of the Revolution.
Montgomery and the First War on Terror
By Robert Oulds
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 81,720. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Revealed in detail for the first time, the early career of Montgomery as a counter-terrorist commander in Ireland and the Middle East. What a British military hero can teach those fighting today’s war on terror
The Sieges of Gerona 1808 / 1809
By Oliver Hayes
Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,760. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
At Gerona in 1808 the French for the first time ran into a Spanish army that neither ran away nor surrendered. The epic defence of Gerona lasted for over a year and saw the French throw everything that they had at the old walls around the city. The Spanish fought back gallantly, using their bare hands when they ran out of ammunition.
Reagan's Star Wars
By Walter Parks
Series: Military and Government Stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,630. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
President Eisenhower understood how Washington worked. He left us a warning: Beware of the Military Industrial Complex I not only witnessed his warning being ignored, I participated in using the power of the Military Industrial Complex during my aerospace career. Reagan’s Star Wars describes why and how the Military Industrial Complex gave birth to Strategic Defense Initiative known as Star Wars
The American Civil War Encyclopedia - Sweeping Account of All Aspects of the War Between the States - Army and Navy History and Timelines, Campaigns and Battles, Intelligence, Militias, Unique Stories
By Progressive Management
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 547,020. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Discover the stories and history of the saddest era in American history, the Civil War from 1861 through 1865. With nineteen chapters and over 1500 pages of text, this unique compilation provides a stunning overview of the military strategies, campaigns, battles, and personalities of the war.
Nuclear Explosive Safety: Weapon Surety Program, Evaluation Processes Manual, DOE Interface with Department of Defense, Safety Manual, Self-Study Program
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This compilation of six federal government unclassified documents provides unique insight into nuclear explosive safety issues.
Defense Science Board (DSB) Reports: Nuclear Weapons Surety, Inspections for the Strategic Nuclear Forces, Permanent Task Force on Nuclear Weapons, Nuclear Deterrence Skills
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,420. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Three reports by the Defense Science Board (DSB) provide unique information about America's nuclear weapons program.
DoD Nuclear Weapons Management: Task Force Reports - Air Force's Nuclear Mission and Review of DoD Nuclear Mission, Atrophy, Deterrence Policy, Modernization, Sustainment, Oversight, Inspections
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,040. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Secretary of Defense appointed this Task Force on Nuclear Weapons Management to recommend necessary improvements and measures to enhance deterrence and international confidence in the U.S. nuclear deterrent.
Defense Department Nuclear Safety and Security Documents: Transportation of Nuclear Weapons, Nuclear Weapons Transportation Manual
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Four unclassified Department of Defense documents, approved for public release, provide information on procedures for transporting nuclear weapons.
Joint Doctrine for Operations in Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical (NBC) Environments (Joint Publication 3-11) - Combat Operations, Health Service Support, Hazard Considerations
By Progressive Management
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 40,660. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This publication sets forth principles to assist commanders and staffs to plan for and conduct operations in which their forces may encounter the employment or threat of nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons and other toxic materials.
"Dirty Bomb" Attack: Assessing New York City's Level of Preparedness from a First Responder's Perspective - RDD Threats, Terrorists, Nuclear Terrorism, Meters and Monitors, Sheltering in Place
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,230. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
In order to reduce the probability, lessen the risk, and minimize the consequences of a Radiological Dispersion Device (RDD), or "dirty bomb," attack, NYC's first responders must be adequately prepared for its seemingly inevitable occurrence.
Nuclear Weapon Accident Response Procedures (NARP) - Accident Site, Weapon Recovery, Site Remediation, Radiological Hazard and Safety, Medical Issues, Security, Public Affairs
By Progressive Management
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 92,890. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Manual provides a concept of operations as well as functional information necessary to execute a comprehensive and unified response to a nuclear weapon accident.
A Leader's Handbook to Unconventional Warfare: Guerrillas, Phases of an Insurgency, UW in Support of Limited War, U.S. UW Efforts from 1951- 2003 including Iraq
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,970. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This paper, although it is not doctrine, is intended to introduce a new generation of Soldiers to the concept, the history and the techniques of unconventional warfare.
Army Modernization Plans, Army Equipping Strategy, Tactical Wheeled Vehicle (TWV) Strategy, Affordable and Integrated Army Equipment Modernization
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,570. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This compilation of five official Army documents provides a comprehensive overview of DoD plans for modernizing Army military equipment, including the tactical wheeled vehicle strategy.
Military Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) and the Department of Defense Report to Congress on Addressing Challenges for Unmanned Aircraft Systems
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,260. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This two-part compilation provides up-to-date information about military unmanned aircraft systems (UAS).
Unmanned Systems Integrated Roadmap FY 2011-2036 - Updated Multi-Service Vision for Development, Fielding, Employment of Unmanned Aerial and Ground Systems, UAS, UAV, Drones, Autonomy, Airspace
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,570. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This roadmap defines a common vision, establishes the current state of unmanned systems in today's force, and outlines a strategy for the common challenges that must be addressed to achieve the shared vision.
Integrating the Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Into the National Airspace System
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,210. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The purpose of this study is to show that although the DoD and the FAA recognize the importance of integrating manned and unmanned aircraft within the NAS, there are many challenges and gaps that must be bridged to facilitate successful integration.
The Army Medical Department 1818 - 1865, Laying the Foundation, War with Mexico, The American Civil War, Achievements and Failures
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 179,740. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Army military history volume traces the development of the Medical Department from its establishment on a permanent basis in 1818 through the final days of the Civil War in 1865.
Department of Defense Report to Congress on Future Unmanned Aircraft Systems Training, Operations, and Sustainability
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This document outlines planned force capability growth and forecasted attrition of UAS aircraft through FY 2017; Military Department personnel required for training and operations; personnel and aircraft basing intentions; and required military construction (MILCON) and airspace requirements for bases hosting UAS.
Freedom by the Sword: The U.S. Colored Troops 1862-1867 - South Atlantic Coast, Gulf Coast, Mississippi River, Southern States, Reconstruction
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 278,200. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This is primarily an operational history of the Colored Troops in action. Other works have dealt with such subjects as the Colored Troops and racial discrimination, the soldiers' lives in camp and at their homes, and how these men fared as veterans during Reconstruction and afterward. Instead, Freedom by the Sword tells what they did as soldiers during the war.