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China's Maritime Militias: A Gray Zone Force - USNS Impeccable Intimidation 2009, Scarborough Shoal Standoff 2012, Vietnam Oil Rig Standoff 2014, Conflict Over Sovereignty and Maritime Rights
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,590. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
In the second decade of the 21st century, the Indo-Pacific region has been witness to increasingly coercive activities by China in the maritime domain. These activities have fundamentally challenged the traditional security architecture, proving to be adverse to the broader interests of nations in the region.
Russian Naval Modernization and Strategy - Newest Ships and Submarines Fielding Significant Offensive Capability, Black Sea Fleet Improvements Focused on NATO as Adversary, Future of Russian Navy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,820. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Russia's maritime development focuses on support of land forces and protection of its coastal territory. Its naval strategy has not changed greatly from the Soviet era. The fleet is greatly reduced in size and will likely continue to decrease as older ships decommission.
2019 Cybersecurity Readiness Review - Secretary of the Navy: After Significant Naval Data Losses, Five Critical Pillars - Culture, People, Structure, Processes, and Resources Battling Cyber Threats
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,700. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security
This report is in response to the request of the Secretary of the Navy to conduct an independent Cybersecurity Readiness Review following the loss of significant amounts of Department of the Navy data.
Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force Efforts to Counter Threats to Japan - JMSDF During Cold War, Threats from China, North Korea, Terrorism, and Piracy, Ballistic Missile Defense, AEGIS Destroyers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,760. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The research suggests that the JMSDF usually falls in the middle of the spectrum and adequately meets defense requirements. It also shows that there were times where the JMSDF was not prepared or was over prepared, but adjustments were made to bring the JMSDF back to the middle ground.
Insurgency in Yemen: Houthi and Insurgent Threats to Maritime Operations - Iranian Threats to Suez Canal and Red Sea Waters Around the Cape of Hope, Saudi Proxy War and Humanitarian Crisis
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,870. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Military
The world depends on the Suez Canal for ocean trade, and the United States maintains a presence in the Red Sea region to ensure open waters around the Cape of Hope. During Yemen's ongoing civil war, the Houthi movement has targeted the Saudi Arabia-led coalition, including U.S. Navy ships.
Winning a Future War: War Gaming and Victory in the Pacific War - Naval War College Decisive Contribution to World War II Victory, Tests of Alternative Strategies With Warships and Carrier Aviation
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 150,550. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
For much of the inter-war period, the Naval War College was the Navy’s primary think tank. War gaming was the means the college used to test alternative strategies, tactics, evolving naval aviation, and warship types in a way that the Navy’s full-scale exercises could not.
Beretninger fra de danske ubåde 1909-1999
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 97,300. Language: Danish. Published: March 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Samling af beretninger fra de danske ubåde 1909 - 1999. Avisartikler, boguddrag, officielle rapporter og erindringer fra dem, der sejlede med bådene.
Avoid Leaks: Fixing the Maritime Drug Interdiction Asset Crisis - With Only One in Four Traffickers Interdicted, Use MK VI Patrol Boats at SOUTHCOM Forward Bases for Cost-effective, Versatile Platform
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,610. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » History » Military
The complete decommissioning of Navy frigates has produced a range of concerns regarding the United States' maritime interdiction mission to remove drug traffickers and prevent illicit drugs from reaching the homeland. As the principal interdiction tool in the high seas, Coast Guard cutters have reported a significant increase in maritime seizure of cocaine.
Sustaining Naval Surface Combatant Vertical Launch System (VLS) Munitions During Joint Operations - How China Could Exploit Vulnerability in Naval Logistics, Port Reloading Requirement Problem
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Maintaining maritime dominance against near peer adversaries will tax an already complex logistics structure that depends upon freedom of movement to deliver critical materiel required to sustain operations. While the U.S. Navy is proficient in delivering fuel and other materiel via underway replenishment, it also depends heavily upon a network of airports and seaports.
The Growth of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy: Impacts and Implications of Regional Naval Expansion - PLAN Force Modernization Destabilization of East Asia, Maritime Strategy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,150. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
In response to the need for sea access, the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) of the People's Republic of China (PRC) is undergoing an expansion and force modernization process intended to ensure China's access to vital sea lines of communications (SLOCs).
War in the Atlantic: A Historical Case of Homeland Security - World War II German U-boat Submarine Warfare, British Shipping Losses, Naval Countermeasures and the Royal Air Force, Radar and Air Cover
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,880. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
At the outbreak of World War II, Great Britain was unprepared to counter German submarine warfare in the Atlantic. In World War I, Germany had conducted a devastating U-boat campaign against merchant shipping, threatening the Atlantic supply chain that Britain depended on for goods, food, and materiel.
Soviet Navy: Intelligence and Analysis During the Cold War - Declassified CIA Reports on Russian Naval Force Development, Role in Nuclear War, Submarines, Admiral Gorshkov's Transformation
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,600. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » Military
This collection of documents, released in 2017 by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), spans three decades from the 1960s to the 1980s and focuses on the CIA's collection and analysis of the Soviet Navy. This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
The Rise of the Submarine Threat in the Chinese Theater of Operations: Capabilities and Implications - Potential Denial of Access to South China Sea and Taiwan, Upgrading U.S. ASW Platforms
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
At the center of the Chinese buildup is an increasingly capable Submarine force which is being cultivated and poised for a future showdown with United States naval forces. In a volatile region ripe with natural resources, sea lanes, products and alliances, this force may soon be capable of denying U.S. Navy surface units access to the South China Sea and the waters surrounding Taiwan.
The Effects of the World War II Submarine Campaigns of Germany and the United States - A Comparative Analysis - The U-Boat in the Battle of the Atlantic and the Japanese Pacific Submarine Campaign
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,140. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The effectiveness of the German and United States submarine campaigns during World War II is compared by analyzing the genesis of each campaign, the commitment to each and the effort to overcome the losses imposed by submarine warfare. This comparison highlights one aspect of the strategic and operational consequences of conflict with an adversary able to build a superior industrial base.
The Italian Submarine Force in the Battle of the Atlantic: Left in the Dark - Coordination with German Navy Kriegsmarine U-boats in World War II, Ineffective Because of Inadequate Joint Training
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study analyzed the Battle of the Atlantic from September of 1939 to May of 1945. While studies of the Battle of the Atlantic have traditionally focused on the German submarine offensive, this thesis evaluated the effectiveness of the Italian submarine force as a force multiplier to the German offensive during both coordinated and independent submarine operations (in the Atlantic).
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: Danish. Published: January 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Denne korte bog giver en hurtig gennemgang af brugen af traditioner i den danske flåde. Skrevet af viceadmiral S. S. Thostrup, der var chef for Søværnet fra 1965-1980.
Tears Before Bedtime
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,700. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
From England to the beaches of Normandy to a POW camp in Thailand, this is the true-life story of a British Royal Navy veteran of World War II. In this moving memoir, E.R. Rhodes shares his personal story of faith, love, and loss.
Sænk skibene! Flådens sænkning den 29. august 1943
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 47,490. Language: Danish. Published: September 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Bog om flådens sænkning 29. august 1943, der beskriver Søværnets historie fra ”skammens dag” den 9. april 1940 og frem til den dramatiske augustmorgen i 1943, hvor flåden sænkede sig selv. Han giver her ordet til en lang række af de personer, der spillede en rolle i en aktion, som var med til at sikre, at Danmark efter krigen blev talt mellem Tysklands fjender.
Teaching Case: Transgender Sailors, Leadership Challenges, and Ethical Dilemmas - Case Study of U.S. Navy Sailor Landon Wilson, Steps Toward Gender Transition, Afghanistan, Diversity Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » History » Military
This teaching case puts the reader into the position of the leadership of a U.S. Navy Sailor deployed in Afghanistan. The Sailor's documentation states the Sailor is female; in person the Sailor appears to be male. The Sailor had been living in male barracks and meeting male physical and grooming standards for months.
Developing the Mine of the Future - The MADMAN (Maritime Area Denial Mine With Autonomous Navigation) - Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (UUV) for Mine Warfare, Unmanned Undersea Vehicles
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,930. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Maritime Area Denial Mine with Autonomous Navigation (MADMAN) project provides a means for asserting maritime dominance through integration of intelligence into mines. This project identifies a path toward reinvigorating mine warfare innovation to develop the mine of the future, MADMAN.

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