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Stealth, Precision, and the Making of American Foreign Policy - Review of Interests and Conflicts, Korean War, Vietnam, Mayaguez, Iranian Hostages, Lebanon, Grenada, Libya, Iraq, Bosnia, Kosovo
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,790. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study examines the paradox by investigating the presidential decision making process that leads to military intervention, determining the relative weight for intervention before and after the Cold War, and assessing the importance of technology - the combination of stealth aircraft and precision guided weapons - that made the president's decision to intervene after 1990 easier.
Assessment on U.S. Defense Implications of China's Expanding Global Access, Direct Military Means, One Belt One Road and Digital Silk Road Initiatives, Technology, Media Influence Operations, Tourism
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,400. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
The report describes China's expansion by a range of means, including military access and engagement; the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) and Digital Silk Road initiatives; technology acquisition; and a growing economic footprint; with a focus on areas of military expertise.
Offsetting Tomorrow's Adversary in a Contested Environment: Defending Expeditionary Advance Bases (EAB) in 2025 and Beyond - Anti-Access / Aerial Denial Threat by Russia, Iran, North Korea, and China
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Potential adversaries have studied the operational advantages of the U.S. joint force and as a result are developing A2/AD systems and capabilities intended to challenge the U.S. military's asymmetric advantage by denying freedom of access and maneuver in the global commons and across all warfighting domains.
Rethinking Special Operations Leadership: Process, Persuasion, Pre-existing, and Personality - Details on the Importance of Training and Execution, Traits and Characteristics Necessary for Success
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 17,970. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This occasional paper details the importance of process, persuasion, pre-existing, and personality nuances on special operations leadership training and execution, likewise additional traits/characteristics necessary for success within them.
Humans in the Loop: Validation and Validity Concepts in the Social Sciences in the Context of Applied and Operational Settings - Military Social Scientists to Evaluate National Security Threats
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,750. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research, Nonfiction » History » Military
Threats in the 21st century are increasingly complex, requiring multiple perspectives and disciplines to understand and anticipate challenges. National security issues will require consideration of the insights that might be gained through social science analysis in order to provide broader understanding of both challenges and potential solutions.
The U.S. Army in Multi-Domain Operations 2028: Detailed Solutions to Specific Problems Posed by Militaries of Post-Industrial, Information-based States Like China and Russia, Foundation for Wargames
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,260. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The U.S. Army in Multi-Domain Operations describes how Army forces contribute to the Joint Force's principal task as defined in the unclassified Summary of the National Defense Strategy: deter and defeat Chinese and Russian aggression in both competition and conflict.
The Bear's Den: Russian Anti-Access/Area-Denial in the Maritime Domain - History of Soviet A2/AD Strategy and Similarities to Modern Russian Plans With Bubbles in Baltic, Black Sea, Syria, and Arctic
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » Military
The United States (US) military's ability to operate with relative impunity has started to change. Adversaries took note of the US's success in Operation Desert Storm, and developed techniques to prevent or disrupt US access to operating domains.
Overcoming Ambivalence: The Case for Japanese Martial Internationalism - Japan's Contemporary Military Policy Debate, Alternate Strategies and Constitutional Changes for the Self-Defense Forces
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study seeks to demonstrate that Japan can best satisfy its international security interests by assuming a combatant role in current and future multinational military coalitions. The study labels this alternative military posture “martial internationalism.”
Futures Seminar: The United States Army in 2030 and Beyond - Compendium of U.S. Army War College Papers, Volume 3 - Intelligence Explosion, Battle Group, Domain Challenges, Education, and Army Reserve
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,380. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
These papers represent different recommendations by six different Army War College students. Additive to the experience of the AAN Seminar students, Futures Seminar students and faculty further contribute to the Army’s understanding of the future force by substantively participating in force development experimentation, wargames and symposia.
Futures Seminar: The United States Army in 2025 and Beyond - Compendium of U.S. Army War College Papers, Volume 1 - Seventeen Topics Including Restructuring, WMD, Landpower, Personnel, Culture, Health
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
These papers represent seventeen different recommendations by 17 different Army War College students. In their words they look to add one small bit of perspective to one small piece of the very large question, “What kind of Army will we need in 2025 and beyond?”
Dimensions of Professional Ethics for the Modern United States Military - In-Depth Discussion and Literature Review of Collective Central Military Virtues and Their Differences, Soldiers and Society
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,090. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a literature study on military professionalism and military ethics. It suggests that by developing and inculcating a recognized and well-defined Professional Military Ethic in all of the military services and at all rank levels, the modern American armed forces will gain common understandings of the nature of the Professional Military Ethic.
One Day And A Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,240. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2018 by Oluwole Komolafe. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
One Day And A Story is the reminiscences of an African journalist depicting the history of Nigeria's dictatorial regimes in the 1980's with the nefarious roles played by Nigerian rulers and the events that led to the assassination of a distinguished Nigerian journalist, Mr Dele Giwa through a letter bomb.The crude assassination of Dele Giwa left a lasting impression on the author.
Cocktails from Hell: Five Complex Wars Shaping the 21st Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,890. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
If you want peace, prepare for war.—Roman adage Even in the absence of a major war, the world remains a dangerous place.
Service Culture Effects on Joint Operations The Masks of War Unveiled - Study of Pre-Goldwater-Nichols Act Operations, Eagle Claw (Desert One Iranian Hostage Rescue) and Urgent Fury (Grenada Invasion)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,540. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Within the U.S. military services a thorough and clear self awareness is absolutely essential to the success in both these efforts. A key aspect of self awareness, successful joint operations, and effective transformation requires a thorough understanding of the component service cultures and their potential to effect operations.
A Chinese Philosophy on Strategems The Art of War
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 45,190. Language: Australian English. Published: December 9, 2018 by SunTzuDo. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » History » Military
A collection of actual battles by the most courageous, talented, sneakiest, tactical, smartest, victorious generals of ancient times. Enjoy the military genius that changed the course of history. A must for every strategist and tactician who has a library. Two men. Two veteran generals. Two different countries. Two diverse cultures. One goal
Complete Guide to Operation Anaconda in the Afghanistan War: Air Power Close Air Support Case Study, Air and Ground Doctrine Lessons, Long-Distance Leadership Criticisms, Lessons for Joint Operations
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,390. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Four important reports about Operation Anaconda during the Afghanistan War are reproduced: Criticisms Associated With Operation Anaconda - Can Long Distance Leadership Be Effective? * Operation Anaconda: Lessons for Joint Operations * Operation Anaconda: Lessons Learned, or Lessons Observed? * An Air Power Perspective
Operation Anaconda: Lessons Learned, or Lessons Observed? Looking at Inconsistencies and Omission in Joint and Service Doctrine, Suggested Modifications to Air and Ground Component Doctrine
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,390. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Operation Anaconda, a subordinate operation to Operation Enduring Freedom in 2002, was notable for difficulties in integrating US air and ground forces in order to bring combat power to bear on a stronger than originally anticipated foe.
Operation Anaconda: Lessons for Joint Operations - Analysis of Complex Afghanistan War Battle, Problems in First Days, Intelligence Estimates, Integrating Air-Ground Operations, Rules of Engagement
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,080. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Operation Anaconda, conducted in the Shahikot Valley of Afghanistan during early March 2002, was a complex battle fought in rugged mountainous terrain under difficult conditions. The battle ended as an American victory at the cost of eight U.S. military personnel killed and more than 50 wounded.
Criticisms Associated With Operation Anaconda - Can Long Distance Leadership Be Effective? Planning and Execution Errors, CENTCOM Long-Distance Command and Control Structure Shortfalls and Benefits
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,240. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Although Anaconda was successful in achieving its objective of clearing al Qaeda fighters out of the Shah-i-Kot Valley, the planning and execution errors associated with this operation have provided a wealth of valuable lessons for the United States military. This paper reviews the events of Anaconda and through a detailed analysis, examines the various criticisms it received.
Douglas MacArthur: Strategic Influences and Military Theories - Exploration of Life and Military Career, Roles as West Point Superintendent and Army Chief of Staff, Three Levels of Warfare Theory
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
How did Douglas MacArthur's experiences throughout his career influence his strategic methodology and shape his potential theories on the conduct of war? This thesis explores MacArthur's life and military career to determine the foundation behind the man and identify critical areas.

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