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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.
Maximizing the Potential of the Special Operations Forces and General Purpose Forces - Case Studies of Rangers in World War II, Congo Dragon, Mayaguez Incident, Eagle Claw, Just Cause Airfield Assault
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,120. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
These case studies evaluate the process of force selection for a particular mission and if that force was appropriate. This case study analysis reveals a reimagining of the range of military operations and how they relate to the roles of SOF and GPF.
The Global Zero Movement: A Road to Nowhere? Analysis of the Fundamental Assumptions Behind the Goal of Eliminating Nuclear Weapons by 2030, Role of Henry Kissinger in Shaping Movement
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,410. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Global Zero movement has gathered momentum in the past several years as its proponents have touted that there's a clear and viable path to creating a world without nuclear weapons by 2030. This paper examines the underlying foundations of the Global Zero movement and analyzes whether their fundamental assumptions are valid or flawed.
Between Russia and Iran: Room to Pursue American Interests in Syria - Putin's Role in Preservation of the Assad Regime, Trump and American Troop Withdrawal, Israeli Security Lobby, ISIS Terror Fight
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,670. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
President Donald Trump has underscored containing Iran’s sway as a key element in establishing a “strong and lasting footprint” in Syria as the United States moves toward bringing its Soldiers home. In pursuing this key American objective, this paper recommends that Washington take advantage of the “daylight” between Russia and Iran.
2019 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - DNI Director Coats Testimony: Online Influence Operations, Election Interference, WMD Nuclear Proliferation, Terrorism, Organized Crime
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,380. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is the 2019 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment presented by DNI Director Dan Coats in Congressional testimony on January 29, 2019.
The U.S. Army in Multi-Domain Operations 2028: Detailed Solutions to Specific Problems Posed by Militaries of Post-Industrial, Information-based States Like China and Russia, Foundation for Wargames
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,260. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The U.S. Army in Multi-Domain Operations describes how Army forces contribute to the Joint Force's principal task as defined in the unclassified Summary of the National Defense Strategy: deter and defeat Chinese and Russian aggression in both competition and conflict.
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.
Pentagon Reports on Effects of Climate Change on the Defense Department and Military Bases and Facilities, Infrastructure Vulnerability Assessment Survey, Efforts to Increase Installation Resiliency
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,770. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » History » Military
Two important Pentagon reports about the effects of global warming and climate change on the Department of Defense (DoD) have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The first report in the compilation was issued in January 2019 and is entitled Report on Effects of a Changing Climate to the Department of Defense.
Futures Seminar: The United States Army in 2030 and Beyond - Compendium of U.S. Army War College Papers, Volume 3 - Intelligence Explosion, Battle Group, Domain Challenges, Education, and Army Reserve
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,380. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
These papers represent different recommendations by six different Army War College students. Additive to the experience of the AAN Seminar students, Futures Seminar students and faculty further contribute to the Army’s understanding of the future force by substantively participating in force development experimentation, wargames and symposia.
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?”
The U.S. Army in the World War I Era: Heroic Battles of the Doughboys in the Great War, Army Reorganization to Fight in Europe, German Offensives, Chemical Weapons and Gas Warfare, After the Armistice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,850. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This U.S. Army history is designed to provide Army personnel with a concise, authoritative, yet also readable history of the institution in which they serve with an overview of U.S. Army in the years leading up to and including the First World War. A century ago, the great powers of Europe became engulfed in what was then called the Great War.
Dimensions of Professional Ethics for the Modern United States Military - In-Depth Discussion and Literature Review of Collective Central Military Virtues and Their Differences, Soldiers and Society
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,090. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a literature study on military professionalism and military ethics. It suggests that by developing and inculcating a recognized and well-defined Professional Military Ethic in all of the military services and at all rank levels, the modern American armed forces will gain common understandings of the nature of the Professional Military Ethic.
Service Culture Effects on Joint Operations The Masks of War Unveiled - Study of Pre-Goldwater-Nichols Act Operations, Eagle Claw (Desert One Iranian Hostage Rescue) and Urgent Fury (Grenada Invasion)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,540. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Within the U.S. military services a thorough and clear self awareness is absolutely essential to the success in both these efforts. A key aspect of self awareness, successful joint operations, and effective transformation requires a thorough understanding of the component service cultures and their potential to effect operations.
Creating a New Military Service: Historical Precedents - History of Army Air Force, New Forces after World War II, Analysis of Possible Independent Space Force and Cyberspace Force Services
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This paper examines the defense organizational responses to the emergence of air and space as warfighting domains and, using these experiences as points of comparison, applies the same logic to consider the question: Should the Department of Defense create an independent US Cyber Force?
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.
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.

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