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I soldati invincibili - Forze Speciali. Dalla guerriglia alle operazioni clandestine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: Italian. Published: August 21, 2019 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Come nascono le forze speciali e in che contesto furono create? Quali sono le migliori unità da combattimento oggi? Questo libro offre una disamina completa delle forze d'élite degli eserciti contemporanei. Create per operare in ambienti ostili anche a grande distanza dalle proprie basi, le forze speciali rappresentano uno strumento di intervento e dissusione ormai insostituibile per i governi.
Creating White Space: Interaction and the Adaptation of Team Social Identity in Complex Environments - American Military Interactions While Conducting Village Stability Operations (VSO) in Afghanistan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 112,860. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
American military teams are increasingly embedded at the grassroots level in foreign environments to create white space. White spaces are pockets of stability within nations whose populations often suffer from instability, factionalism, civil strife, isolation, and extreme deprivation.
Vetville: True Stories of the U.S. Marines at War and at Home
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,040. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2019 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Military
This tetralogy of detailed and melodic long-form pieces by award-winning journalist Mike Sager charts the life story arc of a modern U.S. Marine: From training aboard Camp Pendleton on the eve of the Afghan invasion, to terror and heroism in battle, to the Wounded Warriors Barracks at Camp Lejeune, to a suburban duplex near San Diego, where an ex-Marine finds his silver lining in a dirty diaper.
Enhancing Security and Stability in Afghanistan - December 2019 Pentagon Report on Afghan War U.S. Status, Strategy, and Objectives, Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) Financing
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,440. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The principle goal of the South Asia Strategy is to conclude the war in Afghanistan on terms favorable to Afghanistan and the United States. Over the past 16 months, the United States and its partners have used military force to drive the Taliban towards a durable and inclusive political settlement.
Defending Air Bases in an Age of Insurgency - Volume 2 - Detailed Case Studies of Iraq War and Afghanistan, World War II, Ground Attacks on Airpower, Vision for 2040, Dissipating the Fog of War
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 155,140. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Defending air bases from attack remains a major operational challenge in every theater and every conflict. Airfields are strategic targets; they allow for the generation and projection of crucial military power and are usually a key joint and/or coalition command and control node.
Relational Maneuver: How to Wage Irregular Warfare and MARSOC's Strategic Application - Massive Study With Recommendations to Marine Special Operations Command, History from Vietnam to Afghanistan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,970. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Based on historical lessons learned from irregular warfare case studies, and internal organizational analysis, this thesis seeks to provide Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC) with specific implementable recommendations based on Edward Luttwak's concept of relational maneuver.
Not Can I, But Should I: Analyzing the Pre-Existing Conditions Surrounding Successful Third-Party Intervention into Intrastate Conflicts - Analysis of U.S. Interventions in Iran, Libya, and Syria
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The purpose of this study is to identify conditions that support successful third-party intervention into foreign intrastate conflicts on behalf of resistance movements—specifically, movements aiming at revolution or regime change. While the U.S. successfully intervened into and even generated resistance movements during the Cold War, most failed to achieve strategic objectives.
Complete Guide to Operation Anaconda in the Afghanistan War: Air Power Close Air Support Case Study, Air and Ground Doctrine Lessons, Long-Distance Leadership Criticisms, Lessons for Joint Operations
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,390. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Four important reports about Operation Anaconda during the Afghanistan War are reproduced: Criticisms Associated With Operation Anaconda - Can Long Distance Leadership Be Effective? * Operation Anaconda: Lessons for Joint Operations * Operation Anaconda: Lessons Learned, or Lessons Observed? * An Air Power Perspective
Afganistan. Relacja BORowika. Jan Jagoda/Władysław Zdanowicz
Series: Afganistan. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,520. Language: Polish. Published: September 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Młody pracownik BOR jedzie na swoją pierwszą misję do Kabulu, gdzie właśnie została otwarta polska ambasada. Dzięki temu ma okazję poznać funkcjonowanie swojej wymarzonej formacji i porównać swoje oczekiwania z rzeczywistością. Poznajemy nie tylko funkcjonowanie BOR-u, ale także świat polityków i życia w mieście, gdzie na każdym kroku trzeba uważać aby przeżyć. Czasami nie chce się wierzyć..
Afganistan. Dowódca plutonu Autor mjr. Rafał Stachowski/Władysław Zdanowicz
Series: Afganistan. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 185,530. Language: Polish. Published: September 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Wojna w Afganistanie opowiedziana na podstawie autentycznych wydarzeń dowódcy plutonu 35 Batalion 2 Pułku Piechoty. Młody porucznik jest Polakiem który związał swoje losy z US Army, bo właśnie w niej widział swoją szansę na karierę w nowej ojczyźnie. Książka opowiada o wydarzeniach których doświadczył dowodzony przez niego pluton żołnierzy, bez żadnego koloryzowania i hollywoodzkiego zakończenia.
Convoy Ambush Case Studies - Volume II - Iraq and Afghanistan: Dramatic and Tragic Stories of Courage and Heroism, Lessons Learned Analysis for Logistics Truck Drivers Battling in Terrorist Kill Zones
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 161,300. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Against an enemy that used the desert and mountains to their tactical advantage, convoy tactics, techniques and procedures quickly evolved to counter the violent opposition. Each ambush recounts in vivid detail incredible acts of heroism by both military and civilian truck drivers as they struggled to survive under harrowing conditions.
The Lost Kingdom: Memoir of an Afghan Prince
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,010. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” George Santayana, The Life of Reason
Impunity: Countering Illicit Power in War and Transition - H.R. McMaster Foreword, Corruption in Afghanistan, Iraq, Haiti, Liberia, Pakistan, Colombia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Russia, Odessa Network
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 200,950. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Among the most insidious challenges to the contemporary state is the corrosive capture and use of illicit power, which both weakens the state and creates among populations the perception of inefficacy, incompetence, and, ultimately, illegitimacy.
Ideas in Arms: Relationship of Kinetic and Ideological Means in America's Global War on Terror, al-Qaeda, Clausewitzian Effectiveness, Operation Enduring Freedom, Detrimental Effects of Kinetic Means
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 52,070. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This excellent report, professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, claims that the inability of the United States to achieve its stated political objectives in its global war on terror (GWOT) reflects its flawed kinetic-centric military strategy.
20/20: The Iraq and Afghanistan Narratives
Price: Free! Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
20/20 - The Iraq and Afghanistan Narratives is a retrospective of America’s most recent wars told through twenty oral histories from a cross section of veterans who served on the front lines of Operation Iraqi Freedom and/or Operation Enduring Freedom. These tales come “from the horse’s mouth” and explain the many physical and emotional highs and lows of life in the combat zone and after.
The Soviet-Afghan War: A Superpower's Inability to Deny Insurgent Sanctuary - Soviet Combat Operations, Inadequate Force, Countering International Support for the Mujahideen, Demographics, Culture
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,510. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Soviet Union did not anticipate a decade-long counterinsurgency fight against the Mujahideen when it invaded the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan (DRA) in December 1979. Determined to stabilize the rapidly deteriorating political-military situation in its newest client state, the Soviet Union conducted a coup.
Complete Guide to U.S. Military Human Terrain System (HTS), Mapping, and Teams (HTT) - Use in Afghanistan, Counterinsurgency, COIN, Operator's Guide, Irregular Warfare and Armed Groups
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 210,540. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces six important military reports and studies dealing with the Human Terrain System (HTS), mapping, and teams.
Anticipating Change: The Army National Guard and Being an Operational Reserve - Army Force Generation Model (ARFORGEN) in Support of Iraq and Afghanistan Wars, Paradigm Shift, Tracking and Managing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The National Guard (NG) rightfully champions its designation as an operational force. In the last decade the Army NG through the Army Force Generation Model (ARFORGEN) has continually produced operational units that deployed all over the world in support of OIF/OEF.
Elevating the Role of Socioeconomic Strategy in Afghanistan Transition - INTEQAL, Loya Jirga, Opium, Planning and Monitoring Transition Progress, Nation-Building Efforts, Afghan Institutions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,180. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book deals with the role of socioeconomic strategy in the ongoing Afghanistan transition.
Task Force Stryker Network-Centric Operations in Afghanistan - Case Study of Real-World Application in War, Network Components, Echeloning Command Posts, Tactical Decisionmaking
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,460. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book presents a case study examining the real-world application of the network-centric warfare concept during combat operations in Afghanistan.

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