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Unconventional Restraint: Obstacles to Army Special Operations Forces' Employment in Support to Resistance Operations - ARSOF STR Irregular Warfare and Case Study of Syria, Assad and ISIS
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 64,320. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Recent history provides several examples of presidential decisions to leverage U.S. military support to resistance movements (STR) to, as outlined in Joint Publication 3-05, Special Operations (2014), "coerce, disrupt or overthrow a government or occupying power" in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, and most recently, Syria.
Attribution in Influence: Relative Power and the Use of Attribution - Military Psychological Operations (PSYOP) and Deception, Case Studies of U.S. in World War II and Vietnam, and Russia in Crimea
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The U.S. Department of Defense sits in a unique position among U.S. agencies, as it must remain capable of conducting influence activities across the spectrum of attribution, from true, none, false, or concurring partner types. This includes activities such as public affairs, military information support operations, and military deception.
Creating Paths of Change: Under What Conditions Can Special Operations be the Supported Command? Irregular and Unconventional Warfare Command and Control Involving SOF Special Forces
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 33,700. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study focuses on command and control for irregular warfare operations and the organizational design elements that determine when special operations forces (SOF) can be a supported command. The complexities, uncertainty, speed, and need for interoperability in the 21st-century operational environment require flexible organizations capable of integrating across U.S. governmental agencies.
Cultural Intelligence for the Commander: A Necessary Ingredient - The Japanese in World War II, Lessons from Operation Iraqi Freedom, Emerging Threat of Terrorism, Need for Actionable Intelligence
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
How many more American lives will be lost before we accept the fact that we live in a multi-cultural world where not everyone thinks like we do? It is imperative that intelligence systems incorporate significant cultural scrutiny into all aspects of painting the battle-space.
Mission Command in the Joint Task Force - Port Opening: Provide Clear Commander's Intent, Exercise Disciplined Initiative, Use Mission Orders, Accept Prudent Risk, Building Teams through Mutual Trust
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,230. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This qualitative analysis used in-depth interviewing to gain a perspective of the perceived benefits and disadvantages of the current OPCON relationship with USTRANSCOM, as well as two proposed alternative OPCON relationships: GCC operational control and service component retention of operation control.
Deterrence Theory in the Contemporary Operating Environment - Case Studies of U.S. and North Korea, India and Pakistan Standoff and Kargil War, Libyan Bombing, Iraq, and Bin Laden Embassy Bombings
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Looking at four case studies, this study finds that while the existing theories do not account for some acts of aggression and limited deterrence failures, deterrence theory in general is still applicable to the current and future strategic environment.
The First United States Army Observers of Military Conflicts in Post Napoleonic Europe (1855-1871) - Delafield Commission to the Crimean War and Sheridan Expedition to the Franco-Prussian War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,750. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
Why did the observations of the Delafield commission to the Crimea War (1855-1856) and Lieutenant General Sheridan's expedition to the Franco-Prussian War (1870-1871) have little to no influence on the United States Army?
Transforming the Army with Mission Command - Consideration of Kotter's Eight-Stage Process of Creating Major Change, Creating a Framework for Command Philosophy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,000. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This research looked at the Army's command philosophy of mission command and analyzed the current doctrine that outlines how leaders should instill mission command within their organizations. In doing so, this research examined the Army's plans and processes for implementing mission command through the lens of a well-respected scholarly model of organizational change.
Mission Command and the Starfish Organizational Models: A Comparison of Organizational Philosophies in a Decentralized Combat Environment - Auftragstaktik and History of the Waygal Valley
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,870. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study compares the differences and similarities between the U.S. Army's Mission Command philosophy and the decentralized "Starfish" philosophy as applied to a decentralized combat environment. The Attack on the Ranch House battle that took place in Afghanistan provides a prime example of the execution of Mission Command.
Del Arte de la Guerra
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,230. Language: Spanish. Published: May 3, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Propuestas de táctica y estrategia militar para el siglo XVI de la era cristiana presentadas por el florentino Nicolás de Maquiavelo.Aunque los medios bélicos y la tecnología militar han evolucionado cinco siglos desde la fecha en que se escribio Del Arte de la Guerra, los conceptos básicos acerca del comportamiento humano y la esencia de la estrategia siguen intactos, siguen vigentes.
The Role of the U.S. Army Reserve in Support of the U.S. Army Force 2025 and Beyond: Challenges and Opportunities - Private/Public Partnerships and the Human Dimension, Unanswered Questions
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,970. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Army Reserve is a viable formation that can successfully contribute to the optimization of performance in every Soldier and leader through innovation and investment in education, training, and leader development as presented in the Force 2025 and Beyond strategy.
Information Sharing Between the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Army: Using Knowledge Management (KM) Technology and Tools to Bridge the Gap - Covering Interagency Cooperation, Wikileaks Impact
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,370. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This work examines the information sharing between the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Army when planning overseas operations. It looks at examples of collaboration and identifies where knowledge management tools and systems were used and where they could be used in the future.
Memoria sobre la vida del general Simón Bolívar (II)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 133,040. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Military
Segunda parte de la extraordinaria biografía del general Simón Bolívar escrita por uno de sus mas cercanos oficailes durante la guerra de independencia contra España y la primera época de la república en la Gran Colombia, Perú y Bolivia.
2018 American Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) and National Defense Strategy - New Trump Administration Policies on Nuclear Weapons, Threat from Russia, China, North Korea, and Iran, Triad Modernization
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,850. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book presents the official 2018 Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) and National Defense Strategy as released by the Pentagon and the Trump Administration.
Los Cubanos en Angola
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 147,460. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2018 by thelittlefrench@zoho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A través de su apasionante lectura podemos concluir que en Angola tuvimos un campo de experiencias de la guerra fría, donde se pusieron en evidencia y franco enfrentamiento la Doctrina Brezhnev, de la ocupación irreversible de avanzadas comunistas en el mundo, y la Doctrina Reagan, de que al expansionismo soviético no sólo había que detenerlo sino derrotarlo.
Historia Secreta de la Guerra Fría
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,220. Language: Spanish. Published: October 31, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » Military
Al término de la Segunda Guerra Mundial, la Unión Soviética desató una oleada de presiones geopolíticas, geoestratégicas y propagandísticas de guerra sicológica activa con el fin de difundir el comunismo por todo el planeta.Al fantasma de la guerra nuclear entre las dos grandes superpotencias se sumaron las acciones de guerra política persistente de ambos bandos con el fin de bloquear al enemigo.
Unacknowledged: An Expose of the World's Greatest Secret
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,630. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by A&M Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
The Biggest Lie in History is about to be Shattered. UFOs are real. Extraterrestrials have been interacting with humans since World War II. We mastered gravity control in 1954. Free, clean energy systems could have replaced fossil fuels long ago And now, 70 years after Roswell the witnesses to that lie are speaking out to set humanity back on the right path.
Antiterrorism - Joint Chiefs of Staff Doctrine Manual JP 3-07.2 for Planning, Executing, Assessing AT Operations, Checklists, Installation Threat Information Organization Plan, Preventive Measures
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,330. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This publication provides joint doctrine for planning, executing, and assessing joint antiterrorism operations. It has been prepared under the direction of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Improving the U.S. Military's Adaptability Against the Salafist-Jihadi Threat - Counterterrorism and COIN, Death-Terror Management Theory, Leader Decapitation Effect on Terrorist Organizations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,600. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This qualitative research case study attempted to address "How can the U.S. military degrade individual Salafist-jihadi groups without giving energy to the global Salafist-jihadi movement?" The secondary questions were: what gaps exist between the U.S. military's CT strategy and doctrine and the most current research and information, and why is the Salafist-jihadi movement gaining strength?
The Impact of Training and Equipment at the Battle of Attu, Aleutian Campaign - Historical Study and Current Perspective - Unprepared and Ill-equipped World War II Cold Weather Debacle, Arctic Lessons
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,530. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
In the Aleutian Campaign of 1942-1943, the United States of America fought the only land battle against an invading nation on American territory during the past 100 years at the Battle of Attu. The 7th Infantry Division based out of Fort Ord, California was tasked by the War Department for the main offensive element.

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