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Marine Corps Aviation Intelligence: A DOTMLPF-P Analysis - USMC Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) Air Intelligence Analysis Reveals Imperative to Refocus ISR Support for Future Operations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,860. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Aviation intelligence is critical to the success of the Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF). For the last quarter of a century, Marine aviation has not faced a serious enemy challenge in the skies and has operated with relative freedom of maneuver.
Striking the Balance between Discipline and Justice: The Commander's Role in the Military Justice System and its Impact on the Military Profession - Sexual Assault Scandals and History of Justice
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,130. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study will examine whether removing commanders from the military justice process will affect the United States military's status as a profession. Chapter 2 includes a survey of existing literature on the elements of a profession, the military's status as a profession, and the arguments for and against commander involvement in the military justice process.
The Role of the U.S. Army Reserve in Support of the U.S. Army Force 2025 and Beyond: Challenges and Opportunities - Private/Public Partnerships and the Human Dimension, Unanswered Questions
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,970. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Army Reserve is a viable formation that can successfully contribute to the optimization of performance in every Soldier and leader through innovation and investment in education, training, and leader development as presented in the Force 2025 and Beyond strategy.
The Role of Prepositioned Stocks: Sustaining and Responding to Foreign Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Operations - Logistics Efforts in Haiti, Pakistan, and the Philippines
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,290. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » History » Military
The majority of the international natural disaster relief operations that the U.S. Government responds to are led by the United States Agency for International Development's Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance. One of the leading issues of the study examines the inter-working relationships and coordination efforts regarding seamless humanitarian logistics from prepositioned sites.
United States Army Command and General Staff Officers Course Preparatory Curriculum Evaluation - Study of CGSOC Effectiveness Reveals Failure to Meet College Standards
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
This study reviewed professional articles from several industries as well as CGSOC history in order to gain appreciation for the concepts dealing with preparatory courses. This study also evaluated student and faculty responses to a survey regarding the preparatory curriculum's effectiveness.
Mass Atrocities Prevention: The Role and Performance of the United States Army - USA Role in the Whole of Government Approach, Doctrine and Planning Tools, Expectations and Capabilities
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
PSD-10 established the Atrocity Prevention Board, which includes a representative from the Department of Defense, and directed it to create a "whole of government approach" to preventing mass atrocities. These events initiated a steady flow of strategic guidance and directives for all US government departments and agencies.
Convoy Ambush Case Studies - Volume I - Korea and Vietnam: Dramatic and Tragic Stories of Courage and Heroism, Thoughtful Analysis of Lessons Learned in the Heat of Combat for Logistics Truck Drivers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,600. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is the second edition of a superb report on convoy ambushes in the Korean and Vietnam war. This is the first book dedicated to the study of convoy ambushes. It chronicles the lessons of both wars and describes incredible feats of heroism of truck drivers defending truck drivers. The Vietnam War was the golden age of gun trucks with art work and names to reflect the élan of the crews.
The Decisiveness of the Battle of Midway: Implications of the World War II Battle in the Context of the Pacific War and Strategic Decision Making by the Allies and the Japanese
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Since the end of the Pacific War, scholars have commonly viewed the Battle of Midway as both a decisive battle, as well as the turning point, of that war. The historiography of Midway has evolved over time, yet the vast majority of research has sought to improve the common understanding of the tactical details of the battle itself.
The Army Ethic: Military Professionalism and the Moral Principles of the Constitution, Comparative Ethical Codes and Juridification, Ability to Influence Behavior, and Officer Perception Survey
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This study examined the CAPE Army Ethic. It uses a three-phased approach, first conducting a survey to determine perceptions of relevancy among CGSS officers. Second, it uses a comparative analysis to determine how the CAPE-proposed Army Ethic adheres to principles of ethical codes in other professions and military organizations.
Defense Is From Mars, State Is From Venus: Improving Communications and Promoting National Security - Covering Peacekeeping, Foreign Policy, and the Character Traits of Military Officers and Diplomats
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Two pillars of our national security strategy-Department of State (diplomacy), and the Department of Defense (military) - are increasingly thrust together in peacekeeping, peace enforcement, and humanitarian missions such as Bosnia, Haiti, and Somalia to develop and implement agreements or programs for achieving foreign policy goals.
Toward a Balanced View of Charismatic Leadership - Unique Scholarly Analysis of the Charisma of Army Leaders Through Classification of Speech, The Relationship with Followers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
Americans idolize leaders, especially charismatic ones. Charismatic leaders, in particular, have many favorable qualities ascribed to them by their followers because they incite the passion of those they lead through their evaluation of the status quo, innovation, empowerment of those followers, vision and the communication of their vision.
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.
Col. Myles W. Keogh, The Legend and The Man
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,010. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Military
Comanche, the mount of Brevet Col., Captain Keogh, was found with blood on his mane; not his own but that of his rider. Did the bold, courageous veteran of the Civil War ride among his men giving them encouragement, only to be shot from his horse and killed during the Battle of Little Bighorn? This book traces the life of Myles W. Keogh up to his untimely death on the plains of Montana.
The Red River War 1874-1875: Evidence of Operational Art and Mission Command, History of the Largest Army Campaign Against Indians after Civil War, including the Cheyenne, Comanche, and Kiowa Tribes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,780. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Native American
In what became known as The Red River War of 1874, the Departments of the Missouri and Texas attacked and pursued the Indians for many months throughout the fall and winter of 1874 and 1875 until finally all of the remaining fugitive Indians returned to the reservations and surrendered.
Complete Guide to the Buffalo Soldiers: History of Black Regiments After the Civil War, Western Cavalry and Indian Wars, Spanish-American War, African-American Troops Patrolling National Parks
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,170. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is a unique compendium of ten authoritative documents detailing the history of the Buffalo Soldiers. In 1866, Congress established six all-Black regiments, each of about 1000 soldiers, to help rebuild the country after the Civil War and to patrol the remote western frontier. These regiments were the 9th and 10th Cavalry and the 38th, 39th, 40th, and 41st Infantry.
Book 2 CIA Covert Operations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Covert operation is "an operation that is so planned and executed as to conceal the identity of or permit plausible denial. CIA is the US Government agency legally allowed to carry out covert action. These special activities include covert political influence and paramilitary operations. A black op is a covert operation by a government, a government agency, or a military organization.
Book 1 CIA Covert Operations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,450. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » Military
Covert operation is "an operation that is so planned and executed as to conceal the identity of or permit plausible denial. CIA is the US Government agency legally allowed to carry out covert action. These special activities include covert political influence and paramilitary operations. A black ops is a covert operation by a government, a government agency, or a military organization.
Echoes from Gettysburg: South Carolina's Memories and Images
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017 by FoxRunPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » American
South Carolina contributed two brigades of infantry, two regiments of cavalry and several artillery batteries to the Battle of Gettysburg in July of 1863. Their veterans related accounts of heroism and fear, triumph and loss for the remainder of their lives. These are their stories.
Gifts From a Glacier: The Quest for an American Flag and 52 Souls
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
On November 22, 1952, 52 American soldiers departed on a C-124 Globemaster plane heading for Anchorage, Alaska. They never made it to their destination. When a rescue was deemed too expensive by the military, these men were left to the Alaskan wilderness and found their untimely demise. 60 years later, their true fate was still unknown to their loved ones and the world.