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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.
A "Hollow Army" Reappraised: President Carter, Defense Budgets, and the Politics of Military Readiness - Understaffed, Underfunded, Outdated, Obama Cutbacks, All-Volunteer Force, Modernizing
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,410. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study reexamines the existence of a "hollow army" which became a part of the American political vocabulary more than 30 years ago, in another election year, 1980.
Speed and the Fog of War: Sense and Respond Logistics in Operation Iraqi Freedom-I (Invasion) - Marine Corps Task Organization as Force Multiplier, Causes of Chaos in Supply Chain, Push versus Pull
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,070. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This case study proposes that the use of sense and respond (S&R) logistics during Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF-I) would have provided logisticians critical decisionmaking information (situational awareness) thereby reducing the fog of war and facilitating more efficient and responsive support to the warfighter.
Expeditionary Logistics: How the Marine Corps Supports its Expeditionary Operations, Warning Order, Course of Action, Minimize Wasteful Logistics Practices During Sustained Operations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 118,510. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report reviews the state of expeditionary logistics within the U.S. Marine Corps. Expeditionary logistics is further defined within this thesis as the support given to an expeditionary operation. This study further categorizes expeditionary logistics according to the phase of the operation in which they occur.
Unmanned Tactical Autonomous Control and Collaboration (UTACC) Threat and Vulnerability Assessment - Impersonation or Spoofing an Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) or Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 137,800. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report assesses threats to the Unmanned Tactical Autonomous Control and Collaboration (UTACC) system, which faces many diverse threats and is vulnerable on various fronts, but by applying security mitigation strategies this autonomous technology may be useful for the Marine Corps Warfighting Lab (MCWL).
McNamara as a Transformative Leader: Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara, Leadership of Vietnam War, President John F. Kennedy, DoD Transformation, Structure and Organization
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,510. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the reaction of a group of senior Army Officers to Robert S. McNamara as a transformative Secretary of Defense from 1961 to 1968.
Breaking the Bathsheba Syndrome: Building a Performance Evaluation System That Promotes Mission Command - Evaluating and Selecting Military Leaders, Army Leadership, Officer Evaluation, Interview
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 120,210. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the Army's top-down performance evaluation system.