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Army and Air Force Subcultures: Effects on Joint Operations - Example from History, U.S. Army Air Force Development During World War II, Air Force Culture in the Cold War, Korean and Vietnam War
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,960. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Joint effectiveness of U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army forces is critical to achieving national objectives in today's strategic environment. Constrained procurement budgets and unprecedented and diverse missions call for effective dialogue and synergy between land and air forces.
Complete Guide to Military Base Closures and BRAC: Authoritative Compilation of Six Official Documents - Changes at Military Bases - Community Planning Challenge, Marketing Strategies for Base Reuse
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,340. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
Reports included in this complete guide to military base closures and BRAC: Community Guide to Base Reuse - One: Roles in Base Reuse - Assuming Responsibility * Reuse Overview - Understanding the Process * Local Redevelopment Authorities - Organizing for Success * Base Redevelopment Plan - Charting a Course for Economic Recovery * Implementation - Working for a Sustainable Reuse
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.
Community Guide to Base Reuse: Military Base Closure Economic Readjustment, Local Redevelopment Authorities, Planning, and Implementation, Comprehensive List of Assistance Sources and Agencies
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,060. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Public affairs
The Department of Defense (DoD) has been closing military bases and assisting Defense-impacted communities through its Defense Economic Adjustment Program for more than 35 years. Over this period of time, experience has shown that the primary responses to a closure must be community-based.
Postpartum Policies for Military Mothers: Their Impact on Retention of Female Air Force Officers - Literature Review and Interviews about Work and Family Balance Issues, USAF Policies and Career Priorities
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,460. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
While there is no one reason that women are separating, work-family balance issues have often been noted as a cause. Recently, the Air Force released multiple policies that could help increase the retention of women in the military including increased maternity leave, increased post-partum deployment deferment, increased exemption time for post-partum fitness assessment, and more.
Cleared to Engage: Improving Joint Close Air Support Effectiveness - CAS Mission Most Difficult for Air Platform in Today's Battlefield, High Levels of Integration with Ground Force and Indirect Fires
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The importance of close air support (CAS) has markedly increased over the last five years in Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. Ground forces have increasingly relied on the effects that airpower provides and will continue to do so in the foreseeable future.
Operation Anaconda: An Air Power Perspective - Unique Case Study in Application of Force, Lessons on Joint Warfare in Afghanistan, Planning for Operations, Persistent Close Air Support (CAS)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,320. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
One of the most crucial joint combat operations in Afghanistan was Operation ANACONDA, designed and executed to remove the last remaining organized Taliban resistance. Operation ANACONDA generated lessons involving many aspects of the art of joint warfare.
Army Fixed-Wing Ground Attack Aircraft: A Historical Precedent and Contemporary Rationale - Review of Army and Air Force Close Air Support (CAS) Issues Since World War II, Options for Army Aviation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,190. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Close Air Support (CAS) depends on close cooperation between ground and air units, predicated on mutual understanding and close proximity. CAS also depends on aviator training and aircraft characteristics. Despite predictions of air power's dominance, air-ground teams are the most effective employment of military power.
Anything But: Joint Air-Ground Training at the U.S. Army Ground Combat Training Centers - Thorough History of Close Air Support (CAS), Army and Air Force Cultures, Preventing Fratricide Events
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Since the United States Army acquired its first Wright flyer and integrated the airplane into battle, the role of airpower has been a constant source of friction between ground and air forces. Army and Air Force cultures, doctrines, shared experiences, and fratricide involving close air support (CAS) have all helped shape the tenuous relationship between the two Services.
No Country an Island: Iceland's Contributions to NATO Since 1949 - Alliance Pivot Back to the North Atlantic to Counter Russia and Putin, Big Power of Small States, Alarm at Aggressive Kremlin
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
The United States and its Allies in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) shifted their collective focus away from the North Atlantic in the early 1990s because Russia was no longer a dominant threat to Western security as it had been during the Cold War.
Call to Duty: Video Game Effects on the Military - Potential for Violent, Aggressive Behavior, Positive Effect on Cognitive Ability and Learning Environment, Good for Military Recruitment and Training
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,010. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Games, Nonfiction » History » Military
Video games are a very popular form of media and entertainment—though not without controversy. This thesis seeks to understand the effects of video games on those who play them, because the U.S. Armed Forces have begun to adopt video games as training tools.
Detecting Deception: A Bibliography of Counterdeception Across Time, Cultures, and Disciplines - Valuable Information for Intelligence Professionals to Reduce Vulnerability to Strategic Surprise
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 233,140. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
This is an impressive and comprehensive bibliography by Dr. Barton Whaley on the theory and practice of "Counterdeception." Dr. Whaley has been an avid researcher and teacher of military-political deception studies and theories for nearly four decades.
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
Filipino Insurgencies (1899-1913): Failures to Incite Popular Support - Study of the Philippine-American War and Moro War, Roles of Insurrectos and Populace Against Invading American Military
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,000. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
The Philippine-American War and Moro War demonstrate the failure of an insurgency to achieve objectives if there is a lack of support from the populace. The American occupation of the Philippine islands in 1898 provoked sentiments of anti-imperialism among the populace.
Decisive Combined Arms Maneuver and Atomic Fires: The Emergent Role of the Artillery - Chronological Study of Army Doctrine from 1919 to 1954 - Korean War Impact of More Artillery in Heavier Calibers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The purpose of this monograph is to provide context for the examination of doctrine as it evolves during and following a period of conflict. To accomplish this, the lenses of anticipation, adaptation, and emergence are applied to the U.S. Army Field Artillery's role through a chronological historical case study of U.S. Army Field Artillery doctrine from 1919-1954.
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.
Looking Back to the Future of Cyberspace Warfare - Case Studies of Military Operations, Russian Attack on Georgia, U.S. Surge in Iraq, Attack on Iran Nuclear Facility, Land, Maritime, Air Theories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,480. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security
To some, the term cyberspace is a daunting term. For U.S. military leaders, cyberspace needs to be embraced and understood in order to effectively integrate the capabilities offered in and through cyberspace with all military operations. Cyberspace should be viewed as another domain in which to operate, in other words a different or additional battlespace.