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20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 1 - Gambit Photoreconnaissance Satellite 1963-1984
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,390. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers the Gambit photoreconnaissance satellite flown between 1963 and 1984. The previously classified documents in this collection, converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, were released by the NRO in September 2011 as part of its 50th anniversary.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Patriot Battalion and Battery Operations - FM 44-85 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,480. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Patriot Battalion and Battery Operations Field Manual (FM 44-85) covers the operation of the Patriot system, which is designed to defend against air and missile attack. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Chemical Operations Principles and Fundamentals - FM 3-100 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Chemical Operations Principles and Fundamentals Field Manual (FM ) covers the principles and fundamentals of NBC and chemical operations. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Noncombatant Evacuation Operations (FM 90-29) Security, Logistics, Psychological (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Noncombatant Evacuation Operations Field Manual (FM 90-29) covers the evacuation of noncombatants (civilians) under nonemergency conditions.
Roadside Bombs and Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) - America's Effort to Target and Defeat Homemade Explosives in Afghanistan and Iraq - Electronics, Surveillance, Dogs, and More
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,870. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
The threat of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and roadside bombs to American and coalition troops in Afghanistan and Iraq, and America's efforts to target and defeat those explosives, is the subject of this comprehensive report, compiled from numerous official documents.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Combined Arms for Air Defense - FM 44-8 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,930. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Combined Arms for Air Defense Field Manual (FM 44-8) covers air defense artillery units. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Intelligence and Electronic Warfare Operations (FM 34-1) Combat Operations, Information Warfare (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Intelligence and Electronic Warfare Operations Field Manual (FM 34-1) covers the operations of electronic warfare.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Convoy Survivability Training Support Package - Defense Against Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) and Roadside Bombs (Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,010. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
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.
2011 Official Dictionary of Nuclear, Radiation, and Radiological Terms and Acronyms: Nuclear Power Plants, Atomic Weapons, Military Stockpile, Radiation Medicine
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Untangle the confusing technical, scientific, and medical jargon used in the nuclear and radiological fields with this comprehensive dictionary featuring official, authoritative definitions of nearly 1500 terms and acronyms for the nuclear power industry, nuclear weapons, the military nuclear stockpile, and radiological medicine.
Innovation in Weapon Systems: What Can History Teach Us?
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 60,990. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
Military threats from other societies? Nothing new. Intimidation through terrorism? Nothing new. Conflict has been a constant in human history. Innovation in weapons development has sometimes facilitated aggression but at other times has enhanced the ability of a society to protect itself. This book sheds a bright light on the impact of innovative technology.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: The Army in Multinational Operations (FM 100-8) Nations, Coalitions, Alliances in War and Peacekeeping (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,880. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Army in Multinational Operations Field Manual (FM 100-8) covers the fundamentals of multinational operations.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: River-Crossing Operations - FM 90-13 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the River-Crossing Operations Field Manual (FM 90-13) describes how divisions and brigades conduct river crossings. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
2019 Report on China's Technology, Trade, and Military - Civil Fusion: Pursuit of Artificial Intelligence (AI), New Materials and Energy - Nuclear Reactors, Graphene, Deep Sea and Polar Exploration
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
Vital emerging Chinese tech frontiers detailed in this report include artificial intelligence (AI), computer systems, the role of data in digital authoritarianism, electronics, aerospace, composite materials, graphene, clean energy, nuclear power, and lithium batteries.
U.S. Army War College Guide to National Security Policy and Strategy - Second Edition, Revised and Expanded
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 228,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control
This important guide from the U.S. Army War College provides an up-to-date sweeping overview of national security policy and strategy.
Space Primer (AU-18): Comprehensive Spaceflight History and Guidebook, Doctrine, Orbital Mechanics, Military Space, Satellites, Rockets, NASA Programs, Threats, Designs, Operations, Intelligence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,550. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
In what may be the best single-volume introduction to military and civilian space flight, this up-to-date space primer from the Department of Defense provides comprehensive coverage of modern spaceflight principles and practices, with an extensive and authoritative history of military and NASA programs, along with the fundamentals of space.
Pushing the Horizon: Seventy-Five Years of High Stakes Science and Technology at the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) - Thomas Edison, V-2, Vanguard, Operation Crossroads, Cold War Nuclear Secrets
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 163,930. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique history explores the origin, development, and accomplishments of NRL over the last 75 years. It analyzes the personalities, institutional culture, and influences of what has become one of the preeminent research laboratories within the United States.
Science and Technology Intellectual Capital, A Critical U.S. Asset - STEM, Capitalizing on Foreign Graduates, Implications for Deterrence in 2035, Problems in the Future for Space Dominance
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,050. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
The potential for losing intellectual dominance in science and technology is a major threat to the ability of the US to maintain national security and economic superiority. The US must ensure it exercises the best possible options to grow, attract and maintain enough qualified individuals to stay ahead of all adversaries.
Beyond Horizons: A Half Century of Air Force Space Leadership, Military Space Programs, Sputnik through the Age of Apollo and the Gulf War
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,520. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
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.
Evolution of Aircraft Carriers: The History of U.S. Navy Carriers, USS Langley, Early Tests and Developments, World War II and Beyond
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Naval Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
Here is the complete text of a unique and valuable Naval Historical Center document, Evolution of Aircraft Carriers. which chronicles the history of carriers since the mobile airfield idea was initially conceived to the nuclear supercarrier.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: NBC Protection (FM 3-4) Nuclear, Biological, Chemical Hazards (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,180. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the NBC Protection Field Manual (FM 3-4) covers the use of protective gear, test equipment, and existing structures by soldiers in the field to protect against nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons threats.