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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. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - DNI Director Coats Testimony: Online Influence Operations, Election Interference, WMD Nuclear Proliferation, Terrorism, Organized Crime
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,380. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is the 2019 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment presented by DNI Director Dan Coats in Congressional testimony on January 29, 2019.
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.
National Intelligence Strategy of the United States of America 2019 - Review of Strategic Environment, Adversaries, Cyber Threats, Emerging Technologies, Mission Objectives, Anticipatory Intelligence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,860. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
This National Intelligence Strategy (NIS) provides the Intelligence Community (IC) with strategic direction from the Director of National Intelligence (DNI) for the next four years. It supports the national security priorities outlined in the National Security Strategy as well as other national strategies.
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?”
Deterring Non-State Threats in the Strategic Environment of 2035: Collective-Actor Concepts May Deter Regional Threats Through the Actions of Regional Partners, Impacts on Specific Violent Groups
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,730. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Highly empowered individuals and non-state groups and expanded access to lethal technologies shape the strategic environment of 2035. These trends, combined with a perception that the United States is a less willing and financially capable global security guarantor, may create conditions where non-state actors may choose to use violence to achieve ends counter to U.S. interests.
The U.S. Army in the World War I Era: Heroic Battles of the Doughboys in the Great War, Army Reorganization to Fight in Europe, German Offensives, Chemical Weapons and Gas Warfare, After the Armistice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,850. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This U.S. Army history is designed to provide Army personnel with a concise, authoritative, yet also readable history of the institution in which they serve with an overview of U.S. Army in the years leading up to and including the First World War. A century ago, the great powers of Europe became engulfed in what was then called the Great War.
Base Redevelopment Planning for BRAC Sites - Military Base Closure Surplus Property Determination, Outreach to State and Local Government, Non-profits, and Homeless Assistance Providers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,510. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy
A military base closure, while initially a source of significant local economic impacts, also represents the single most important opportunity for a community to make a dramatic, positive change in the local economy, especially in response to the loss of jobs.
Converting Military Airfields to Civil Airports - Base Closing BRAC Redevelopment Planning for Civilian Aviation Usage, NPIAS Army, Navy, Air Force Base Facilities Conversion
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,690. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
When a base closes, the former military property often presents the affected community with the single greatest asset for overcoming the job losses and other local impacts. Former military airfields often include runways that can accommodate the largest civil aircraft as well as ready-to-use land, buildings, and equipment.
Guidebook on Military Base Reuse and Homeless Assistance - BRAC Base Closure Redevelopment Planning, Continuum of Care, HUD Reviews and Community Group Support
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Services
For more than four decades, the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has closed or realigned military installations to reduce overhead, enhance readiness and modernization, and adjust to the realities of changing international relations. The resulting impact on surrounding communities is often dramatic.
Responding to Change: Communities and BRAC - Military Base Realignment and Closure Local Impacts and Response, Organization, Outreach, Redevelopment Planning, Property Disposal, Plan Implementation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,140. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Public affairs
Economic recovery does not occur without decisive and effective local leadership, and a genuine partnership between the Military Departments and the affected communities. To assist you in gaining perspective OEA prepared this publication which contains practical advice for local and State officials responding to the community changes caused by BRAC.
The Civil War Letters of Lieutenant George R. Supplee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Military
George Service enlisted in the Pennsylvania 57th Regiment, Company I, from Mercer County. Includes a brief Supplee genealogy. See The McKay Story for a more complete acc
Spookiest Military Bases, Ships, Museums, & Forts
Price: $5.59 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal, Nonfiction » History » Military
Some of the most haunted places in America are our military installations, which include military ships, military museums, military bases, and historic military forts. Discover why these military installations earned the reputation of being the most haunted. Plus, lots of photos, fascinating trivia, and compelling histories are included. Many of these bases are among the most important in the U.S.
U.S. Army Functional Concept for Maneuver Support 2020-2040, TRADOC Pamphlet 525-3-5, February 2017 - Army Concept Framework (ACF), Countering WMD, Nuclear and Chemical Defense, Russia Threat
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,150. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The U.S. Army is the Nation's principal land force organized, trained, and equipped for prompt and sustained combat on land. Today's adversaries have studied how the U.S. Joint Force prefers to operate and adapted to develop capabilities that contest our operations on land, at sea, in the air, in space and cyberspace, as well as the electromagnetic spectrum.
Registry of Army Vessel Names - Official Listings of Active and Retired Ship Names in the Army Marine Transportation Corps with Extensive and Informative Biographical Summaries About Names
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,910. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Office of the Chief of Transportation, Fort Eustis, Virginia, prepared this Registry of Army Vessel Names for all Transportation Corps personnel who have an interest in the Army's marine transportation field. It provides a historical record of Army vessel names, and establishes the procedures for naming Army vessels.
Turning on the Dime: Diplomacy's Role in National Security - Role of State Department in Preventing Conflict and Advancing National Interests, Improving Interagency Cooperation for Policy Objectives
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
The differences in approach and culture between the U.S. Departments of State and Defense are stark despite the fact that these organizations are members of the same team and share related national objectives.
Mexican American War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Mexican American War was a two year long war that lasted from 1846 to 1848. It was fought between Mexico and America. The main reason for the war was the then American President James K. Polk who wanted to spread the boundaries of America.
Embrace the Suck
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
MILSPEAK: Slang for military jargon, troop idioms, and Pentagonese. The perfect gift for anyone who is in the military, veterans, or who plans to serve.
Captain Myles W. Keogh: An Irishman In Custer's Cavalry
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,010. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Military
After the Seventh Cavalry's annihilation at Little Big Horn, only two horses were found alive Nap and Comanche, the latter being the mount of Captain Myles W. Keogh. Although the horse made Keogh famous, Myles Keogh lived an adventurous life before he ever immigrated to the United States. This book traces his life from his birth in Ireland to his untimely death on the plains of Montana

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