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U.S. Army War College Guide to National Security Policy and Strategy - Second Edition, Revised and Expanded
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 228,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This important guide from the U.S. Army War College provides an up-to-date sweeping overview of national security policy and strategy.
2011 Defense Acquisitions: Assessments of Selected Weapon Programs by the GAO - Army, Navy, Air Force Weapons Systems including UAS, Missiles, Ships, F-35, Carriers, NPOESS, Osprey
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,610. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This is GAO’s ninth annual assessment of Department of Defense (DOD) weapon system acquisitions, an area that is on GAO’s high-risk list. The report is in response to the mandate in the joint explanatory statement to the DOD Appropriations Act, 2009. It includes observations on the performance of DOD’s 2010 portfolio of 98 major defense acquisition programs.
To Know What We Are (2nd edition)
By Fred C. Bond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,730. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011 by Bond Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
A Scientific, Religious, and Mystical Study of Man and the Universe. This is one of the most extraordinary books you will ever read. Some will call it revolutionary. Some will denounce it as heresy. But no reader will come away from it unaffected. From author Fred C. Bond's unique vantage point, the true nature of the universe can be understood through the confluence of science and religion.
2011 Navy Program Guide: Key Systems, Programs, Initiatives including Ships, Submarines, Aircraft, Carriers, Weapons, Electronics, Sensors, Surface Combatants, Expeditionary Forces, Data Systems
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,070. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This 2011 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.
Piggie in the Middle Story: Bush Medicine
By Jaahda Jinnah
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This little book is written in an Aboriginal story-telling yarn way and is about my relationship with bush medicines. It is written for people interested in learning about bush medicine and explains the issues and outlines how to make it available whilst also preserving Indigenous knowledge. A 'must read' for anyone interested in such matters.
In Denial
By Cuger Brant
Series: The Kyoto procrastination, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,740. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Why are we in denial when predictions of climate change from such eminent bodies as the IPPC to academic foundations studying this anthropogenic phenomenon predict sea level rise enough to engulf tens of thousands of square miles of coastline world-wide, super hurricanes and super storms, droughts and crop failures? Are not Katrina and the ‘Super Storm’ Sandy at least pricking your conscience?
Farming Tips/Facts
By joseph watson
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
this book is about takeing care of chickens and facets and stuf you will need to know about them
How To Raise Hamsters - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Raising Hamsters
By HowExpert Press
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
This guide provides many helpful facts and tips about hamsters and it is all conveniently in one guide, rather than having to search the internet and books for reliable information you can easily find out how to care for hamsters from this easy to read, step by step book.
La vita nelle mie mani
By antonio megale
You set the price! Words: 13,550. Language: Italian. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Screenplays » Mystery
Da sempre sono stato attratto dai misteri della vita terrena e ultraterrena.Il mio libro è un manuale pratico per la lettura della mano,che offre la possibilità di conoscere il proprio destino e, con la forza del libero arbitrio, modificarlo.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Comprehensive Planning and Training Strategy Needed to Support Growing Inventories, Greater Commonality and Efficiencies among Unmanned Aircraft Systems
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Two GAO reports about the military's unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) explore issues involving planning, training, and acquisition commonalities and efficiencies.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): U.S. Air Force Role in Future Air Warfare - Manned or Unmanned? (UAVs, Remotely Piloted Aircraft)
By Progressive Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This paper examines the role of unmanned aircraft in the future of the U.S. Air Force. For over eight years the USAF has been continuously deployed to both theaters, flying tens of thousands of sorties each year—mostly manned missions, but some unmanned. The unmanned flights are primarily for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Joint Doctrine for Unmanned Aircraft Systems: The Air Force and the Army Hold the Key to Success (UAVs, Remotely Piloted Aircraft)
By Progressive Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science
This paper examines the differences between the Air Force's and Army's approach at meeting the demand for effective and efficient UAS operations. The first difference between the services is command and control (C2), with the analysis focusing on centralized versus decentralized C2. The second difference concerns locations and examines the benefits of remote operations over in-theater operations.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Enhancing Combat Survivability of Existing Unmanned Aircraft Systems - Components, Warning Systems, Jammers, Decoys, Shortcomings (UAVs, Remotely Piloted Aircraft)
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Combat survivability is the capability of UAS to avoid or withstand a man-made hostile environment. This report explored how to enhance the combat survivability of existing UAS. Potential survivability enhancement options: changes in tactics, improving the situation awareness of the operator, equipping with the capability to counter an incoming threat, improving payload performance, and more.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Role of DoD Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Homeland Security - Border Security, History of UAVs (Remotely Piloted Aircraft - RPA, Drones)
By Progressive Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This paper seeks to identify roles in which the nation can leverage these assets in the defense of the homeland. Drug interdiction, port security, disaster relief, search and rescue, and border patrol are just a few potential roles. Finally, this paper looks at potential obstacles, both legal and policy, to implementing a proposed way-ahead.
Human Anatomy and Physiology Practice Questions: Respiratory System
By Dr. Evelyn J Biluk
Series: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Book 53. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
This is a collection of multiple choice questions on the respiratory system. Topics covered include respiratory system anatomy, pulmonary ventilation, lung volumes and capacities, oxygen and carbon dioxide exchange, oxygen and carbon dioxide transport, control of respiration and exercise.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Unmanned Aerial System Sensor Operator (UAS SO) Career Field Education and Training Plan (U.S. Air Force)
By Progressive Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This Career Field Education and Training Plan (CFETP) for the Unmanned Aerial System Sensor Operator (UAS SO) is a comprehensive education and training document that identifies life-cycle education/training requirements, training support resources, and minimum core task requirements for this specialty.
21st Century IED and Roadside Bomb Encyclopedia: The Fight Against Improvised Explosive Devices in Afghanistan and Iraq, Plus the Convoy Survivability Training Guide
By Progressive Management
Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 166,600. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
The effort to defeat improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and roadside bombs in Afghanistan and Iraq is fully explained in this comprehensive two-part encyclopedia compilation, featuring the Convoy Survivability Training Support Package presenting information on enemy tactics, techniques, and procedures for attacking convoys, as well as U.S. measures in effect to counter them.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Convoy Survivability Training Support Package - Defense Against Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) and Roadside Bombs (Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,010. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Professionally converted for accurate e-book format reproduction, this important U.S. Army Training Support Package document presents information on enemy tactics, techniques, and procedures for attacking convoys in Iraq (and now Afghanistan), as well as U.S. measures in effect to counter them.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Integration of Weaponized Unmanned Aircraft into the Air-to-Ground System, Air War College Paper (UAVs, Drones, RPA)
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This Air Force paper deals with the issues raised by using weaponized unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in battle, exploring mission employment and doctrinal problems.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Operations in the National Airspace System: Safety Considerations, FAA Rules and Regulations, Plans for Expanded Use, Military Integration (UAVs, Drones, RPA)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,160. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This report, compiled from official sources at the Pentagon, FAA, and the GAO, reviews the status of UAS operations in the National Airspace System (NAS). It includes information about safety risks posed by UAS operations, FAA rules and regulations, plans for expanded use of unmanned aircraft, and the integration of military UAS into the airspace.