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The Role of Prepositioned Stocks: Sustaining and Responding to Foreign Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Operations - Logistics Efforts in Haiti, Pakistan, and the Philippines
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,290. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » History » Military
The majority of the international natural disaster relief operations that the U.S. Government responds to are led by the United States Agency for International Development's Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance. One of the leading issues of the study examines the inter-working relationships and coordination efforts regarding seamless humanitarian logistics from prepositioned sites.
United States Army Command and General Staff Officers Course Preparatory Curriculum Evaluation - Study of CGSOC Effectiveness Reveals Failure to Meet College Standards
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
This study reviewed professional articles from several industries as well as CGSOC history in order to gain appreciation for the concepts dealing with preparatory courses. This study also evaluated student and faculty responses to a survey regarding the preparatory curriculum's effectiveness.
Mass Atrocities Prevention: The Role and Performance of the United States Army - USA Role in the Whole of Government Approach, Doctrine and Planning Tools, Expectations and Capabilities
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
PSD-10 established the Atrocity Prevention Board, which includes a representative from the Department of Defense, and directed it to create a "whole of government approach" to preventing mass atrocities. These events initiated a steady flow of strategic guidance and directives for all US government departments and agencies.
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.
Convoy Ambush Case Studies - Volume I - Korea and Vietnam: Dramatic and Tragic Stories of Courage and Heroism, Thoughtful Analysis of Lessons Learned in the Heat of Combat for Logistics Truck Drivers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,600. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is the second edition of a superb report on convoy ambushes in the Korean and Vietnam war. This is the first book dedicated to the study of convoy ambushes. It chronicles the lessons of both wars and describes incredible feats of heroism of truck drivers defending truck drivers. The Vietnam War was the golden age of gun trucks with art work and names to reflect the élan of the crews.
The Decisiveness of the Battle of Midway: Implications of the World War II Battle in the Context of the Pacific War and Strategic Decision Making by the Allies and the Japanese
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Since the end of the Pacific War, scholars have commonly viewed the Battle of Midway as both a decisive battle, as well as the turning point, of that war. The historiography of Midway has evolved over time, yet the vast majority of research has sought to improve the common understanding of the tactical details of the battle itself.
The Army Ethic: Military Professionalism and the Moral Principles of the Constitution, Comparative Ethical Codes and Juridification, Ability to Influence Behavior, and Officer Perception Survey
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This study examined the CAPE Army Ethic. It uses a three-phased approach, first conducting a survey to determine perceptions of relevancy among CGSS officers. Second, it uses a comparative analysis to determine how the CAPE-proposed Army Ethic adheres to principles of ethical codes in other professions and military organizations.
Defense Is From Mars, State Is From Venus: Improving Communications and Promoting National Security - Covering Peacekeeping, Foreign Policy, and the Character Traits of Military Officers and Diplomats
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Two pillars of our national security strategy-Department of State (diplomacy), and the Department of Defense (military) - are increasingly thrust together in peacekeeping, peace enforcement, and humanitarian missions such as Bosnia, Haiti, and Somalia to develop and implement agreements or programs for achieving foreign policy goals.
Information Sharing Between the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Army: Using Knowledge Management (KM) Technology and Tools to Bridge the Gap - Covering Interagency Cooperation, Wikileaks Impact
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,370. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This work examines the information sharing between the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Army when planning overseas operations. It looks at examples of collaboration and identifies where knowledge management tools and systems were used and where they could be used in the future.
Toward a Balanced View of Charismatic Leadership - Unique Scholarly Analysis of the Charisma of Army Leaders Through Classification of Speech, The Relationship with Followers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
Americans idolize leaders, especially charismatic ones. Charismatic leaders, in particular, have many favorable qualities ascribed to them by their followers because they incite the passion of those they lead through their evaluation of the status quo, innovation, empowerment of those followers, vision and the communication of their vision.
A Tale of Two Nations: Canada, U.S. and WW1 (part four)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
In Part Four, not long after his second inauguration, President Woodrow Wilson, following years of pledging American neutrality, declares war on Germany. Meanwhile, the Battle of Vimy Ridge often is called Canada’s coming of age, but is that how contemporary newspapers viewed the victory?
World War II Through My Father's Eyes: Photo Album of Donald Krasno, USAAF 4th Photo Technical Squadron, Italy 1944-1945
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Donald Krasno (1921–2005) served in World War II in the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) Fifteenth Air Force, 5th Photo Group Reconnaissance, 4th Photo Technical Squadron, as a Photo Laboratory Technician in Italy from 1944–1945. While in Italy, he took hundreds of photos and collected even more. This book features 175 photos selected from his album.
U.S. Army C-46 Transport Plane Crash China-Burma Border Region August 1943
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
The August 1943 crash of a C46 transport plane near a mountain in the jungles of Burma made headlines worldwide. Reporter Eric Sevareid worked tirelessly to ensure that the accident reached United Press headquarters in New York .He commended the medics and others who saved him and his companions. He wrote later that they deserved citations for their bravery and selflessness. 20 persons survived.
Delta Force: Zulu Three
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2018 by Digital Dreams Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
ISIS or Islamic State are a formidable foe - one where the U.S. Special Forces have fought some of their bloodiest battles since Vietnam on the streets of Ramadi and Fallujah. Even losing a Delta operator during a daring raid to free 70 Iraqi hostages in October 2015. In May 2015, a joint operation between the SAS and Delta Force was undertaken to take out Abu Sayyaf a top ISIS financier.
Vore Krydsere
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 31,840. Language: Danish. Published: March 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Denne velillustrerede bog beskriver panserskonnerterne ABSALON og ESBERN SNARE, orlogsskonnerterne FYLLA og DIANA, ST. THOMAS og INGOLF, krydserfregatten FYEN, krydserkorvetten VALKYRIEN samt de tre krydsere HEKLA, GEJSER og HEIMDAL. Bogen beskriver både skibenes tilblivelse, deres design, våben og maskineri samt ikke mindst deres omfattende karrierer i flådens tal.
Combat Engineering Equipment of the Warsaw Pact
Series: Weapons and Equipment of the Warsaw Pact. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: British English. Published: March 23, 2018 by Shilka Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The work of the Warsaw Pact's combat engineers would have been impossible without the specialist engineering equipment they used. Rugged, simplistic compared to their Western equivalents, these items would play a crucial part in both peacetime military exercises and combat operations in Afghanistan.
Tanks and Combat Vehicles of the Warsaw Pact
Series: Weapons and Equipment of the Warsaw Pact. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: British English. Published: March 23, 2018 by Shilka Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The Warsaw Pact was as innovative as it was prepared, and these deadly war machines had the potential to change the course of world history forever. Find out more about these combat vehicles from how they worked to what they would have been capable of if they had been used in military action against NATO.
Isaac Camacho: An American Hero
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,420. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2018 by Permuted. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
In this exciting first-person recounting, Camacho fights with grit and courage to overcome his impossible circumstances as a POW in the Vietnam War.
Royal Marines Historical Time Line
Price: Free! Words: 183,110. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book is a 1st Edition, based on the 'Royal-Marines.net' website. Hoping that further editions will follow yearly. The aim is to try and recall every single day of the Royal Marines 354 year history. It's an ongoing project, that will probably take several years to complete. I'm hoping that this first Edition will attract others to join in and send information that I can use.
A Tale of Two Nations: Canada, U.S. and WWI (part two)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
In Part Two, spring of 1915 is consumed with two traumatic events. The Canadian Expeditionary Force passes its trial by fire, entering battle for the first time and winning glory while becoming victims of a chlorine gas attack. A month later, the United States is shocked that German submarine warfare has killed civilians.