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Xenophon's Anabasis: Lessons in Leadership - Fresh Perspective on Military Leadership By Reevaluating Classic Literature, Adventure and Survival Expedition of Disparate Greek Mercenaries
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,230. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Leadership
The purpose of this study is, paradoxically, to provide a fresh perspective on leadership, particularly military leadership, by returning to a piece of classic literature. It is not about defining leadership, or presenting an argument in defense of one leadership theory or another.
The Influence of Strategic and Organizational Cultures on the Revolution in Military Affairs (RMA) Within the U.S. Army - Analysis of the Interwar Period and Contemporary Culture, American Way of War
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,740. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study explores the influence of culture on the requirements for a Revolution in Military Affairs (RMA). It assesses how cultural factors at the strategic and the U.S. Army organizational levels may affect the changes required for realizing an RMA.
The Forgotten Service: Determining the U.S. Army's Role in Shaping American Strategy in the Asia-Pacific Region - Threats from China, North Korea, and Russia, Interests of ASEAN, Japan, Australia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Asia-Pacific region is rapidly emerging as a major focus of American interest. Since America's acknowledgement of Asia's importance in the 2010 National Security Strategy, the United States has sought means and developed methods with which to enhance engagement in the region.
2019 National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service Interim Report: Considering Universal Service, Selective Service and the Draft, Women Registration, National and Public Service Ideas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,400. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social services
This is the first time in American history that our government has undertaken a comprehensive review of all forms of service to country: military, national, and public. The Commission's Interim Report is an opportunity to share what we have learned and take the next steps in fostering a meaningful and robust conversation.
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.
Maximizing the Potential of the Special Operations Forces and General Purpose Forces - Case Studies of Rangers in World War II, Congo Dragon, Mayaguez Incident, Eagle Claw, Just Cause Airfield Assault
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,120. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
These case studies evaluate the process of force selection for a particular mission and if that force was appropriate. This case study analysis reveals a reimagining of the range of military operations and how they relate to the roles of SOF and GPF.
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.
Between Russia and Iran: Room to Pursue American Interests in Syria - Putin's Role in Preservation of the Assad Regime, Trump and American Troop Withdrawal, Israeli Security Lobby, ISIS Terror Fight
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,670. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
President Donald Trump has underscored containing Iran’s sway as a key element in establishing a “strong and lasting footprint” in Syria as the United States moves toward bringing its Soldiers home. In pursuing this key American objective, this paper recommends that Washington take advantage of the “daylight” between Russia and Iran.
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.
Cyber Power: Attack and Defense Lessons from Land, Sea, and Air Power - Estonia and Georgia Cyber Conflicts, Through the Lens of Fundamental Warfighting Concepts Like Initiative, Speed, and Mobility
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security, Nonfiction » History » Military
Cyberspace is the newest warfighting domain, but heretofore it has been the nearly exclusive purview of technical experts, not warfighters. Consequently, much of the work on cyber power theory has eschewed the traditional concepts and lexicon of war in favor of language more familiar to technical experts in information communications technology.
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.
Pentagon Reports on Effects of Climate Change on the Defense Department and Military Bases and Facilities, Infrastructure Vulnerability Assessment Survey, Efforts to Increase Installation Resiliency
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,770. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » History » Military
Two important Pentagon reports about the effects of global warming and climate change on the Department of Defense (DoD) have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The first report in the compilation was issued in January 2019 and is entitled Report on Effects of a Changing Climate to the Department of Defense.
Air Force Leadership Diversity: General Officer Cohort Severely Lacks Diversity, Recommendation to Seek Fully Qualified Mission Support Officers for Advancement, USAF Boards, Processes, and Policies
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Air Force is not drawing upon its full talent pool for leadership in its most senior positions. This also has another negative affect of creating a general officer cohort that severely lacks diversity.
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 2 - 23 Topics Including Grand Strategy, Electromagnetic Spectrum, Drones, Training
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 68,100. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
These papers represent 23 different recommendations by twenty-three different Army War College students. Some ideas and recommendations are specific and affect narrow slices of the Army; others are broad and span multiple services or components. Some are tactical; others strategic.
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.

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