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Commanding an Air Force Squadron in the 21st Century: A Practical Guide of Tips and Techniques for Today's Squadron Commander - Leadership, Unit Cohesion, Morale, Inspections, Art of Command, Families
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 160,170. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book primer designed to accompany appropriate courseware in multiple Air University syllabi and to offer an accessible reference to those MAJCOMs who sponsor their own squadron commander pre-command courses.
Quagmire: The Pentagon's Word for Nation Building - History, Military Capabilities, Panama, Somalia, Haiti, Bosnia, Doctrine, Training, Force Structure, Why Soldiers Do Nation Building, Terrorism
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 124,550. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book attempts to describe the military's performance in nation building, evaluating it in the context of strategic realities.
Command and Control of Military Forces in the Homeland - Lack of Unity of Effort between National Guard and Federal Military Forces in Disasters and WMD Incidents, Posse Comitatus, Hurricane Katrina
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,120. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study examines the question of how command and control of military forces in support of civil authority can be achieved when the scope of a crisis requires federal involvement.
The Ring of Gyges: Anonymity and Technological Advance's Effect on the Deterrence of Non-State Actors in 2035 - Why Groups and Individuals Attack, Deterring with Expanded Denial Strategies
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,650. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
From the time of Plato, men have pondered how an individual would act if they were unidentifiable or anonymous. In The Republic, Plato uses the story of Gyges of Lydia, who found a ring in a cave and put it upon his finger to become invisible, to show how a man would act when he believed himself to be anonymous.
Driving to Zero: Defining Credible Nuclear Deterrence in an Era of Disarmament - New START and 2010 NPR, Drell and Goodby, Forsyth, Saltzman, and Schaub, Rendall, Global Zero, Terrorism, Triad Force
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,350. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study examines the issue of nuclear deterrence and disarmament. Nuclear deterrence, like climate change, is a devilishly complex issue that tends to polarize its community of experts.
The Perils of Bipolarity: Subnational Conflict and the Rise Of China - Nuclear Weapons, Sino-U.S. Proxy Conflict in Africa, Examples of Cold War Proxy Conflicts, Rise of China and Regional Control
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,460. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study examines whether subnational conflict will rise once more as the U.S. engages in proxy conflicts with China over resource access in Africa.
United States Preparedness to Respond to a Mumbai-Style Attack Within the Homeland - Potential Gaps, Counter-options, Plans and Exercises, Information Sharing Success Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,590. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study outlines the Mumbai attacks, examines a homeland defense simulation mandated by the National Security Council (NSC) to amplify these gaps, and recounts recent success stories demonstrating what departments and agencies are doing to remedy these two deficiencies.
U.S. Strategic Interests and Georgia's Prospects for NATO Membership - Russian Aggression in Georgia and Ukraine, Fear in Central and Eastern European Nations, Georgia Geostrategic Importance
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,790. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study analyzes Georgia's geostrategic importance and investigates links between Georgian and U.S. foreign policies as they relate to NATO enlargement.
Battle-Wise: Seeking Time-Information Superiority in Networked Warfare - Defeating Adversaries, Cognitive Demands, Integrating Intuition and Reasoning, Battle Wisdom from Firepower to Brainpower
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 164,790. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study an inquiry into the possibility of improving the operational thinking and decisionmaking of U.S. military individuals, teams, and forces who fight for their nation.
Unconventional Warfare at the Operational Level: 1944 The Chindits in Burma in World War II - Intelligence, Sustainment, Leadership, METT-T, Mission, Enemy, Troops Available, Terrain, and Time
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,440. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reviews operational art and operational planning using the familiar framework of METT-T (mission, enemy, troops available, terrain, and time).
Strategic and Operational Importance of Peleliu During the Pacific War - Bloodiest Pacific Battle of World War II and Island Seizure Did Little to Contribute to the Ultimate Defeat of the Japanese
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,420. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the idea that the operational decision to seize the island of Peleliu did little to affect the US strategic goal and outcome of the Pacific War during World War II.
Gap Crossings: Not Just a Tactical Problem - Operational Art in U.S. Army Doctrine, Case Studies of River Crossing Success and Failure in World War II, Rapido River in Italy, Irrawaddy in Burma
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 115,560. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the goal of this unique book is to determine how U.S. Army corps and divisions ensure deliberate gap crossings, a type of combined arms operation, are planned using operational art.
Long-Term Counterinsurgency Strategy: Maximizing Special Operations and Airpower, SOF Adaptability, Flexibility, Versatility, Speed, Agility, Stealth, Persistence, Reach, Irregular Warfare
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,270. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The rapid, decisive campaign conducted against the Taliban by U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF) in conjunction with the Northern Alliance and supported by U.S. airpower in the opening phases of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) captured the attention of military professionals throughout the world - allies and potential adversaries alike.
Building Global Warriors: Distributed Operations - The Way Forward - Contemporary Operating Environment and Enemy, Current Trends in D.O. Development, Infantry Training Standards (ITS)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,530. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Despite evolving doctrine, tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs), and enhanced technology, the theory of warfare is enduring. The nature of war is immutable in that no matter what form it may take, warfare remains a violent clash of wills that is most dependent on the human aspect.
Making the Case for Humanitarian Intervention: National Interest and Moral Imperative - Media, Rwanda, Somalia, Bosnia, Haiti, Genocide, Kosovo, Libya, Congressional Action, Implications for Future
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,850. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this examination of humanitarian intervention reviews the foreign policy context and debate within the U.S. government across three case studies: Rwanda, Kosovo, and Libya.
Short of General War: Perspectives on the Use of Military Power in the 21st Century - Al-Qaeda, Future of Warfare, Africa Command, Militarization of U.S. Foreign Policy, Counterinsurgency, Iraq
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 229,560. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this anthology features perspectives on the use of military power across the spectrum of conflict in the 21st century, short of or following general war.
Libya: A Contemporary Conflict in a Failing State - From Italian Colonial Rule to Gaddafi's Coup, Emergence of Islamic State, ISIL, ISIS, Jamahiriya, Islamist Forces, Regional Militia, Arab Spring
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 126,940. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the turmoil in Libya.
Analysis of Department of Defense Social Media Policy and its Impact on Operational Security - Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats (SWOT), Terrorism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book analyzes current DOD social media policy to determine how it can be changed to improve operational security.
The Future of the Ballistic Missile Submarine Force in the Russian Nuclear Triad - SSBN Force, Delta, Typhoon, Borey Subs, ICBM and Cruise Missile Competition, ALCM, Topol, Bombers, Bear, Blackjack
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 124,180. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study analyzes the current status of the Russian Federation's ballistic missile submarine force.
Decisionmaking in Operation Iraqi Freedom: The Strategic Shift of 2007 - The Surge, Good Thinking, Good Luck, Good Timing - President Bush, Political and Strategic Context, al-Qaeda, Islamic Terror
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 124,490. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study in the Operation Iraqi Freedom Key Decisions Monograph Series looks carefully at the 2007 decision to surge forces into Iraq.