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The Army Before Last: Military Transformation and the Impact of Nuclear Weapons on the Army in the Early Cold War - Excellent History of PENTOMIC Atomic Bomb Force Concept Failings in Korean War Era
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,600. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This important report analyzes the impact of nuclear weapon on the doctrine and force structure of the U.S. Army during the Early Cold War (1947-1957). It compares these impacts with those that occurred on the U.S. Air Force and Navy during that time. Nuclear weapons brought a new aspect to warfare. Their unprecedented economy of destructive power changed the way nations viewed warfare.
Atomic Bomb History: Declassified Account of Return to Nuclear Weapons Testing by U.S. After Test Moratorium 1958-1961 - The Only Detailed Report By Insider of Space, Atmospheric and Underground Tests
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 227,870. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Radiation
This unusually important and authoritative history report provides the only official account of major aspects of the American atomic bomb testing program, with technical and political insights into nuclear tests conducted after the test moratorium ended in 1961.
Nevada Test Site Guide: Official Reference to History of Atmospheric and Underground Atomic and Nuclear Bomb Testing at Frenchman Flat With Interesting Details of Facilities and Procedures
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Radiation
This important report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - this is not a print replica, and thus it is suitable for all devices. This official guide to the atomic tests conducted at the Nevada nuclear test site provides fascinating details about the testing program of atmospheric and underground explosions.
Operation Crossroads, Lest We Forget! An Eyewitness Account, Bikini Atomic Bomb Tests 1946
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,960. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Award-winning author William L. McGee recounts his participation at Operation Crossroads, the first postwar atomic bomb tests at the Bikini Atoll in summer 1946. McGee observed Tests Able and Baker from the deck of the heavy cruiser, USS "Fall River" (CA-131), the Flagship for the Target Fleet. The author provides his eyewitness account written in his signature spare and straightforward style.
Essential Guide to the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty: Russian Violation With 9M729 Missile, Implications of Trump Administration Withdrawal from Treaty, China's Missile Program
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 83,380. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control
Three comprehensive reports about the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, and the implications of the Trump Administration withdrawal based on violations by Russia, have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
Global Nuclear Landscape 2018 - Official American Intelligence Inventory of Nuclear Stockpiles in Russia, China, North Korea, Facilities Maps, Warheads and Delivery Systems including Missile Forces
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,660. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Russia is committed to modernizing and adding new military capabilities to its nuclear forces. Land-based intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) are controlled by the Strategic Rocket Forces (SRF), and sea- and air-based strategic systems are managed by the Navy and Aerospace Force, respectively.
The Global Zero Movement: A Road to Nowhere? Analysis of the Fundamental Assumptions Behind the Goal of Eliminating Nuclear Weapons by 2030, Role of Henry Kissinger in Shaping Movement
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,410. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Global Zero movement has gathered momentum in the past several years as its proponents have touted that there's a clear and viable path to creating a world without nuclear weapons by 2030. This paper examines the underlying foundations of the Global Zero movement and analyzes whether their fundamental assumptions are valid or flawed.
The Manned Penetrating Bomber: Time to Reconsider? Advocating Removing Strategic Bomber from Triad, New Nuclear Dyad, History of Bomber Mission and the Way Ahead for Strategic Deterrence
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
If an enemy attempted a first strike attack against the U.S., the triad's mission would be to ensure that its nuclear force would not be crippled or destroyed. This action would ensure a credible threat of a second strike, which ultimately, would result in the increase of effectiveness of our deterrent.
Revitalization of Nuclear Powered Flight - Potential Air Force Development of Compact Fusion Powered Aircraft Propelled by Electric Engines, Incorporation of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Technology
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 19,160. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
We must develop better ways to get our assets to the fight and maintain flight for longer periods of time. One potential solution is to reinvest in nuclear powered flight. The technical challenges seen in the 1950s & 60s could be overcome with today's technology, we just need to set the goal.
Is There Future Utility in Nuclear Weapons? Nuclear Weapons Save Lives - Strong Arguments Against Nuclear Disarmament, Historical Case Studies and Potential for Future Threats, Need for Deterrent
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The debate over the future of nuclear weapons has become more prominent each year since the end of the Cold War. The United States leadership is faced with a decision regarding the future of the nuclear weapons program in the face of worldwide proliferation concerns and threats.
2019 U.S. Strategic and Nonstrategic Nuclear Weapons Guide: Four Major Documents, Posture Review (NPR), Threats from Russia, Triad Modernization Plans for Missiles, Bombs, Submarines, and Bombers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 122,300. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Four excellent up-to-date reports on America's nuclear arsenal have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. U.S. Strategic Nuclear Forces: Background, Developments, and Issues November 2018 * Nonstrategic Nuclear Weapons January 2019 * Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) February 2018 * National Defense Strategy and the Nuclear Posture Review House Hearing.
Directed Energy Weapon System for Ballistic Missile Defense - Free-Electron Lasers or Space-based Relay Mirrors Providing Multi-layered Defense Against Attacks from Russia, China, Iran, or North Korea
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,080. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
In the twenty-first century, space has replaced the seas as the ultimate frontier for commerce, technology, and national security. Interdiction capabilities navigating through space affords maximum opportunities for missile interception on a global scale.
Prevent, Counter, and Respond - A Strategic Plan to Reduce Global Nuclear Threats, 2019 to 2023: Nuclear Weapons Proliferation, Terrorism Threats from IND or RDD, Fuel Cycle for HEU and Plutonium
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,520. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The FY 2019 edition focuses on major changes in the threat environment and in DOE/NNSA's nuclear and radiological threat reduction programs. These developments, such as continued concerns over Iran's nuclear aims, constitute a very serious challenge to the global nuclear nonproliferation regime, as well as incident preparedness and response planning.
U.S. Nuclear Deterrence Policy: Do We Have It Right? Assessing American Nuclear Policy Based on Feasibility, Acceptability, and Suitability, Counterpoints and Plans for Triad Warhead Replacement
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Transnational terrorist organizations relish the thought of acquiring an atomic device. Today's nuclear world is not the one our parent's knew. The purpose of this paper is to assess U.S. nuclear deterrence policy to see how it has evolved and if it is appropriate for today's changed security environment.
Improving Military Installation Response to a Terrorist Use of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) - Readiness, Awareness and Response to a WMD Incident
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. Most military installations are not well prepared to respond to a terrorist incident involving Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) at the installation.
Earth, Wind, and Fire: Elemental Properties of Army and Air Force Cooperation in Close Air Support (CAS) 1945-1991 - Study of the Most-Dangerous Scenario - Nuclear Weapons, Cold War, to Desert Storm
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,790. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The study examines how designing a force for the most-dangerous scenario affects the Air Force's ability to cooperate with the Army and conduct joint missions, specifically CAS. Tomorrow's fight is unknown, but a near certainty is that it will be a joint fight and therefore it is imperative for the Air Force to foster inter-service cooperation.
Taiwan's Former Nuclear Weapons Program: Nuclear Weapons On-Demand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control
Thirty years ago, in 1988, the United States secretly moved to end once and for all Taiwan’s nuclear weapons program, just as it was nearing the point of being able to rapidly break out to build nuclear weapons. Because intense secrecy has followed Taiwan’s nuclear weapons program and its demise, this book is the first account of that program’s history and dismantlement.
Building a Better Force: Regular Army / Reserve Components Integration in the Army Chemical Corps - Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Weapons Protection and Consequence Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,210. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Over the past twenty years, the mission of the Army Chemical Corps has evolved from a focus on protecting military forces against Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) weapons to include the elimination Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD), and CBRN consequence management.
Analysis of SSN 688 Class Submarine Maintenance Delays - Study of Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Work on Nuclear-Powered Attack Submarines, Impact of Decrease in Overall Operational Availability
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Data collected from Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard (PHNSY) is analyzed to investigate possible factors impacting the ability of maintenance activities to complete SSN 688-class submarine maintenance availabilities as scheduled. The analysis illustrates a systematic underestimation of availability duration due to the use of outdated historically based estimates.
Assessing Possible Improvements in NATO's Non-Strategic Nuclear Deterrence Forces - Addition of Nuclear Cruise Missile (Nuclear Tomahawk Land Attack Missile TLAM-N) on Surface Ships Proposed
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,450. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
The strategic threat Russia presents to NATO's Allies in the Baltic region has become acute. The Alliance must find a means to deter Moscow from attempting a similar action in the former Soviet Baltic republics that are now NATO member states.

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