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China's Role in Counter-Piracy Operations - Piracy in Southeast Asia and Gulf of Aden (GOA), People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN), Somali Pirates, Mahanian Theory of Sea Power, Navy Cooperation, NATO
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 130,430. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report examines the role of China in counter-piracy operations. Piracy threatens commercial shipping passing through major choke points and sea lines of communication in regions such as the Gulf of Aden (GOA) and Southeast Asia.
Gender Integration on U.S. Navy Submarines: Views of the First Wave - Legislative Changes and Service Efforts, Officer Accessions, Enlisted Inclusion, Submarine Culture, Benefits, Treatment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,670. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report is an ethnographic case study documenting the experiences of the first group of women integrated into the United States Submarine Force.
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.
The Naval Blockade: A Study of Factors Necessary for Effective Utilization - History from Before 1600, Age of Sail, Civil War Union Blockade of Confederacy, Age of Iron and Steel, Cuban Missile Crisis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 128,070. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study uses historical analysis to derive factors which merit consideration by political and military planners contemplating the employment of a naval blockade as a possible option.
China Strategic Perspectives: Managing Sino-U.S. Air and Naval Interactions: Cold War Lessons and New Avenues of Approach - Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) - Incidents at Sea Agreement (INCSEA)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,020. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the critical issue of how to manage Chinese and American air and naval interactions.
At sejle under vandet – udviklingen af de første ubåde
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: Danish. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Dette hæfte fortæller historien om de store udfordringer, som opfinderne og udviklerne af de første ubåde måtte overkomme. Hæftet dækker perioden fra de første forsøg i 1600-tallet og frem til Første Verdenskrig, hvor ubåden med al tydelighed viste sit krigspotentiale. Hæftet omhandler centrale emner som neddykning, navigering og angrebstaktik.
United States Naval Aviation - 1910-2010 - Volume 1, Chronology: Authoritative Official History from the Earliest Pioneers to World War II, Cold War and Nuclear Weapons, Korean War, Vietnam and Beyond
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 272,800. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is the definitive official history of U.S. Navy aviation from its inception through 2010.
Marine Corps Generalship - Superb History of the Corps and Insight into Leadership, Role of Character, Standards of Preparation and Readiness, Winning Wars with the Expeditionary Force, Mundy, Lejeune
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 321,660. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an exceptional history of the Marine Corps, as it tells the story of how many of the Commandants and other distinguished leaders met challenges in war, peace, and times of adversity. It also details the unusual role and responsibility that the Commandant has to our Nation and to the Corps of Marines.
The Washington Navy Yard: An Illustrated History - War of 1812, Supporting the New Navy, Civil War Era, World War I and II, Presidential Yacht, Naval Museum, Naval Ordnance Nerve Center
Price: $5.59 USD. Words: 129,590. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book details the proud heritage of the Navy Yard during the last fifty momentous years.
History of the 4th Marine Division - 1943-2000 and The 4th Marine Division in World War II: Camp Maui, Saipan, Tinian, Iwo Jima, Korean War, Vietnam, Volunteers, Total Force, Desert Shield, Panama
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 193,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is a compilation of two excellent books about the 4th Marine Division: History of the 4th Marine Division - 1943-2000 and The 4th Marine Division in World War II.
Ballistic Missile Submarines of the United States and the Soviet Union: A Comparison of Systems and Doctrine - Excellent History of SSBN, SSB, SLBM Missiles and Subs, Nuclear Weapon Systems
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 123,810. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study compares the development of fleet ballistic missile systems in the United States and Soviet Union and their contribution to the achievement of national security objectives of each nation.
When the Ice Melts: Developing Proactive American Strategy for the Eurasian Arctic - Oil and Gas Resources, Northern Sea Route, Hazards, Russian Policy, Norwegian Government's High North Strategy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines possible American strategies for dealing with changes in the Arctic region brought about by climate change and global warming.
The U.S. Navy and the Cuban Missile Crisis - Questions about Kennedy and Schlesinger Accounts, Intelligence from Communications Intercepts Before Spy Photographs, Naval Operations, Navy ASW Operations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,980. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the traditional interpretation of the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis and the Navy's quarantine of the island.
Innovation in Carrier Aviation: Aircraft Carrier History, World War I and II, Bureau of Aeronautics (BuAer), Royal Navy and American Navy, Jet Engines, Flexdeck, Catapults, Carrier Aviation Technology
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 179,440. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this exceptional book examines the watershed period in carrier development that occurred immediately following World War II, when design advances were made that would be crucial to the centrality in national-security policy making that carriers and naval aviation have today.
U.S. Marines in Vietnam: The Advisory and Combat Assistance Era 1954-1964 - War in Southeast Asia, Communist Insurgency, MACV, SHUFLY, Soc Trang, Mekong Delta, VNMC, Monsoons, Prelude to Escalation
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 184,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication covers a relatively obscure chapter in U.S. Marine Corps history—the activities of Marines in Vietnam between 1954 and 1964.
Sink or Swim: The Marine Corps Capacity to Conduct a Marine Expeditionary Brigade Amphibious Assault Using Expeditionary Maneuver Warfare - MEB Assault, Shipping Issues, Air Assault, Lift, Gulf War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,610. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book addresses the equipment issues surrounding the expeditionary brigade's ability to conduct an amphibious assault under expeditionary maneuver warfare in three sections.
The Danish Navy 1850-1943 - Through The Lens
Price: $3.70 USD. Words: 34,170. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The history of the Danish navy is here presented along with more than 150 photographs from the period 1850 - 1943. The motifs are humorous, dramatic and sometimes tragic. They are snapshots from a nearly 100-year period of a proud Danish fleet - and put together show a part of the unique history of Denmark.
War in the Shallows: U.S. Navy Coastal and Riverine Warfare in Vietnam 1965-1968 - Swift Boats, Vung Ro Incident, Arnheiter Affair, Game Warden, Mining, Trawler Intercepts, Tet, Task Force Clearwater
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 286,830. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report by the U.S. Navy represents the first comprehensive scholarly attempt to piece together the operational history of the U.S. Navy in South Vietnam from the first coastal patrols in 1965 through the 1968 Tet Offensive.
Military & Nautical Phrases: Etymology: The Origins of Nautical & Military Phrases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Reference » Etymology
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for My Salad, Shaggy Dogs, They Laughed at Galileo: Freezing the Balls of a Brass Monkey, Money for Old Rope, Swinging the Lead, Turn a Blind Eye and hundreds more idioms and phrases with military origins. Why do we say these things and how did they become part of our language?
A U.S. Navy Submarine Disaster Block Island Sound, Rhode Island September 25, 1925
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
The officers on S-51 were very young. The Commander was the only one of five who had seen service during World War I. The Navy believed this was a nonissue when it confronted the rival lawyers of the steamship company later in 1925. The Navy contended their officers were quite experienced, having trained at the Naval Academy in Annapolis and also the submarine school in New London, Connecticut.