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The First Flight Across the Atlantic, May 1919 - Curtiss Flying Boat, NC-1, NC-4 Restoration
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,750. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
A U.S. Navy crew and aircraft, backed by the entire Navy, won the honor of being the first to make the trip across the Atlantic in May 1919. The story of the NC-4's flight is a proud part of Naval Aviation and American history, retold in this history prepared on the 50th anniversary of the great event.
U.S. Marines in Battle: The Battle of An-Nasiriyah, Iraq and An-Nasiriyah on the Eve of War - March 23 to April 2, 2003, Task Force Tarawa, PFC Jessica Lynch, Ambush Alley
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,720. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
On 23 March 2003, 5,800 U.S. Marines and U.S. Navy Corpsmen — the warriors of Task Force Tarawa — began fighting a ferocious battle in the city of an-Nasiriyah, Iraq.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Corps Operations FM 3-92 (FM 100-15) - Headquarters Organization, Command Post and Cell, Full Spectrum Operations (Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,410. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Field Manual - issued in November 2010 - provides direction for the corps headquarters: what it looks like, how it is organized, how its staff operates, how it is commanded and controlled, and how it operates in full spectrum operations.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Fires - Army Doctrine Reference Publication No. 3-09, Warfighting, Defensive and Offensive Tasks, Brigades (Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, Army Doctrine Reference Publication (ADRP) 3-09, Fires, is one of the ADRPs released under Doctrine 2015. ADRP 3-09 expands on the foundations and principles found in ADP 3-09.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Unified Land Operations - Army Doctrine Reference Publication No. 3-0, ADRP 3-0, Combined Arms, Warfighting Functions (Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,720. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Field Manual is the first ADRP released under Doctrine 2015.
Army Unmanned Aircraft System Operations (FMI 3-04.155) - Improved-Gnat (I-Gnat) (RQ-1L), Hunter (RQ-5/MQ-5), Shadow (RQ-7), Raven (RQ-11) - Joint Operations, Targeting, Reconnaissance
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is the Army's keystone doctrine for how to fight and sustain Army Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS).
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Organizational Development of the Joint Chiefs Of Staff, 1942-2013, Office of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff - JCS Origin to 2013 Reorganization
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,510. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book examines the organizational origins and evolution of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff over the past seventy-one years. Established in January 1942 to expedite strategic coordination during World War II, the Joint Chiefs of Staff have been at the center of US military planning ever since.
Nuclear Explosive Safety: Weapon Surety Program, Evaluation Processes Manual, DOE Interface with Department of Defense, Safety Manual, Self-Study Program
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This compilation of six federal government unclassified documents provides unique insight into nuclear explosive safety issues.
Oral History of Germans Taken To the USSR with Their Obsolete DFS 346-Part 6
By David Myhra
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This is an oral history of several dozens of German aviation designers and engineers that were taken to the Soviet Union in October 1946 along with their DFS 346.
Art of War Paper: Operations at the Border - Efforts to Disrupt Insurgent Safe-Havens, Dhofar, Oman, Insurgency, Counterinsurgency
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,750. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Disrupting an insurgent's access to sanctuary and safe-haven is a critical aspect of operational planning for counterinsurgent forces. By denying an insurgent's access to safe-havens early in the conflict, the counterinsurgent will gain a marked advantage over the initially weaker force.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Foreign Humanitarian Assistance and Consequence Management Operations MCRP 3-33B (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,350. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series of U.S. military manuals, this U.S. Marine Corps manual provides guidance on missions of foreign humanitarian assistance (FHA).
The Next Arms Race - Nuclear Doctrine and Force Posture, Plutonium, Proliferation, Asia and China, Israel's Bomb, Middle East, Nuclear Missile Risks, Aerospace Power, India and Pakistan
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,350. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This 2012 report showcases studies that were done over the past three years on what the next set of strategic nuclear competitions might look like. The next arms race will be run by a much larger number of contestants — with highly destructive strategic capabilities far more closely matched and capable of being quickly enlarged than in any other previous period in history.
Marines in the Korean War Commemorative Series: Train Wreckers and Ghost Killers - Allied Marines in the Korean War, Commandos, Admiral Joy, Drysdale, British Royal Marines
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,190. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The deployment of Royal Marines to Korea came as the government of Prime Minister Clement R. Attlee announced its intention in the British Parliament to add to the forces being sent to Korea.
Messerschmidts Over America-Part 3
By David Myhra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
On March 30, 1945, the USAAF captures their first flight-worthy Me 262 A-1a and starts the wheels in motion that leads to Colonel Harold Watson to sending ten Me 262s to New York City.
Airpower Myths and Facts: World War II, Vietnam - Effectiveness of Bombing, Usage of the Atomic Bomb on Japan at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Strategic Bombing
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,750. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique book examines a number of common myths and misconceptions about the effectiveness of airpower.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Security Force Assistance - Field Manual 3-07.1 - Brigade Operations, Sustainment (Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,200. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Field Manual addresses common characteristics and considerations for conducting security force assistance and clarifies what units and individual advisors must understand to work "by, with, and through" their counterparts.
2014 Quadrennial Defense Review - Department of Defense Budget Priorities Under Sequestration Cuts, Defense Strategy, Rebalancing the Joint Force
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The 2014 Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR) seeks to adapt, reshape, and rebalance our military to prepare for the strategic challenges and opportunities we face in the years ahead.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Civil Affairs (CA) Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures - Field Manual 3-05.401, MCRP 3-33.1A - Humanitarian, Emergency Services (Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,730. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Field Manual establishes the tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP) used by individuals, teams, and units of United States (U.S.) Army and United States Marine Corps (USMC) Civil Affairs (CA) forces.
Russian Nuclear Weapons: Past, Present, and Future - Strategy, Doctrine, Relationship to Conventional Forces, Tactical Nukes, New START and Nonproliferation, Threats, Putin, Lavrov
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 176,090. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
This important report from the U.S. Army's Strategic Studies Institute provides unique insights into the Russian nuclear arsenal, arms control, and American-Russian relationship.
Marines in World War II Commemorative Series - Bloody Beaches: The Marines at Peleliu - Battles in the Palau Island Group, Ngesebus, Umurbrogol Pocket, Koror
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,940. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The historic battles of the Marines at Peleliu are recounted in this U.S. Marines history book.