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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.
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.
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?”
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
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.
How Does United States Security Assistance Affect Host Nation Democratization? Analysis of State and Defense Department Help to Lebanon and Pakistan Effect on Political Rights and Civil Liberties
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,570. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Military
How does U.S. security assistance affect host nation democratization? This thesis analyzes Department of State and Department of Defense assistance over time to Lebanon and Pakistan to evaluate its effects on the host nation's political rights and civil liberties, measured by Freedom House ratings.
Army Transportation Corps History: 70 Years of the Corps, 1781 Yorktown Campaign, Military Rail, Logistics-Over-The-Shore (LOTS), Administration 1917 - 1942, Pack Mules, Staff Ride Peninsula Campaign
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This compilation of seven excellent reports has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The official historian of the Army Transportation Corps provides great histories of many Transportation Corps events.
Army Transportation Corps History: White House Landing - Sustaining the Army of the Potomac during the Peninsula Campaign of the American Civil War, Pamunkey River in Virginia, Contraband Labor
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,810. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Military
This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The official historian of the Army Transportation Corps provides a vivid account of supplying the army during the famous Peninsula Campaign in Virginia during the American Civil War.
Recruiting the Cyber Leader: An Evaluation of the Human Resource Model Used for Recruiting the Army's Cyber Operations Officer - Recommendations for This Fast-Paced Operational Environment
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,070. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security
For the first time since the creation of the Special Forces branch in 1987, the Army authorized the creation of a new branch, the Cyber branch. With this, the Army joined the ranks of other organizations in this rapidly expanding arena. The Army found itself in a situation where it needed to quickly fill the positions required of this new branch.
Artificial Intelligence (AI): The Bumpy Path Through Defense Acquisition - The Construction of Systems Which Act Rationally, Behave Humanly, and Adapt, DoD Essentials of Mobility and Algorithms
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,360. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Intelligence (AI) & semantics, Nonfiction » History » Military
The purpose of this research is to determine the problems awaiting artificial intelligence (AI) systems inherent to defense acquisition. AI is a field of scientific study focused on the construction of systems that can act rationally, behave humanly, and adapt.
The DSCA Corps: Bridging the Gap Between the Profession of Arms and Domestic Operations - Defense Support to Civil Authorities Case Study of Hurricane Sandy and Cascadia Rising Earthquake Exercise
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,750. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » History » Military
An examination of two cases, the 2012 response to Hurricane Sandy and the 2016 Cascadia Rising earthquake response exercise, identifies several shortfalls in integration and coordination between the Army, other service components, and civil authorities.
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.
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.
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 & Current Affairs » Civil & 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.
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.
Global Trends Paradox of Progress: 2017 Report of the National Intelligence Council, Promise or Peril of the Future, War, Population, Energy, Climate, Terrorism, Populist Anti-Establishment Politics
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This edition of Global Trends - issued in early 2017 - revolves around a core argument about how the changing nature of power is increasing stress both within countries and between countries, and bearing on vexing transnational issues.
Joining the Great War: April 1917 - April 1918, Army Campaigns of World War I Series - Army Before the War, Leadership of General Pershing, President Wilson, Building the AEF, Logistics Problems
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
An important history installment in the U.S. Army Campaigns of World War I series, this book chronicles the first year of the American involvement in World War I. It briefly summarizes the prewar U.S. Army, the initial American reaction to the outbreak of war in Europe in 1914, and the factors that led to the U.S. declaration of war in April 1917.
Atomic Army: The Roles of the U.S. Army in America's Nuclear Endeavors - Revealing History from Manhattan Project to Today, Pentomic Era, New Look, Tactical Nukes, Deployments in Europe, Korea, Japan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,690. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study examines the roles of the U.S. Army in America's nuclear undertakings. Since 1942, when the Army took responsibility for managing the Manhattan Project, the Army has made many important contributions to America's nuclear endeavors.
Eisenhower: Military Assistance Policies During the Eisenhower Administration - Shaped by World Events, Reorganization Around Findings of Draper Committee, Five Regional Policies
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,310. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control
When World War II ended, the U.S. was left as one of the remaining superpowers. Although the Soviets were also very strong militarily, the U.S. found itself as the one nation with the most stable political and economic conditions, as well as being one of the two remaining military superpowers.

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