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Basing Strategies for Air Refueling Forces in Antiaccess/Area-Denial (A2/AD) Environments - Threat from China, Gorilla Ring, Missile Ring, Basing Options, Hardened Bases, Disaggregated Units
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,940. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this paper addresses the challenge of basing air refueling forces in regions marked by scarcities of appropriate airfields and powerful antiaccess/area-denial (A2/AD) threats from regional enemies.
A Giant in the Shadows: Major General Benjamin Foulois and the Rise of the Army Air Service in World War I - Beginnings of Military Aviation, War Department Buys Aeroplane, Foulois on Western Front
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,580. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this paper examines the military career of Maj Gen Benjamin Foulois to determine how his personal qualities and professional skill enabled him to rapidly build up and lead the air arm of the American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) to victory in World War I.
Building Partner Capacity - Special Operations Forces (SOF), Capacity, Resiliency, and the Security Sector, Unraveling Military BPC Enigma, Perspectives for Special Operations Strategy and Planning
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 142,170. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this monograph deals with building partnership capacity (BPC) for U.S. national security.
Persistent Engagement in Columbia - FARC, Rise of the Drug Cartels, Narcoinsurgencies, Uribe Era, Santos Era, Counternarcotics, Background and Lessons Learned, Special Operations Forces (SOF)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 128,110. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this monograph analyzes United States Special Operations Forces' (USSOF) assistance to Colombia in the context of decades of counterinsurgency and counternarcotics operations.
Counterinsurgency in Somalia: Lessons Learned from the African Union Mission in Somalia, 2007-2013 - Insurgents, Harakat al-Shabaab, Somali Piracy, Evolution of AMISOM, U.S. Role, Lessons Learned
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 140,730. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this monograph provides a detailed case study of how the African Union's (AU) largest ever peace support operation—the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM)—sought to achieve its objectives.
2015 Special Operations Essays by the Joint Special Operations University - First Women in SOF, Synchronizing Engagements in Global SOF Network, Training Police Forces, Foreign Internal Defense
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,670. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is a selection of top essays in the 2015 annual essay contest.
The Future Security Environment: Why the U.S. Army Must Differentiate and Grow Millennial Officer Talent, Officer Retention Problem, Reform Recommendations, Sound Leadership Theory
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,710. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Carlisle Paper explores the salient features of leadership theory, the characteristics of the Millennial Generational Cohort, and what senior leaders must do to improve attraction, motivation, and retention of millennial officers in the U.S. Army.
Special Operations Research Topics 2016 - Future Technologies, Achieving National Security Objectives, Unconventional Warfare, Africa, Disrupting Foreign Fighter Flow, War by Proxy, SOF Suicides
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 117,410. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this publication highlights a wide range of topics collaboratively developed and prioritized by experts from across the Special Operations Forces (SOF) community.
Strategy for Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) - Experience with U-2 Spy Aircraft in Iraq Searching for IEDs, Afghanistan War, Obstacles to ISR Integration, Battlefield Impact
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,130. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this provocative paper draws upon the U.S. experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan to highlight key lessons for integrating intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) operations into military campaigns and major operations.
Blunting the Spear: Why Good People Get Out - USAF Retention of Best Officers from Combat Air Forces, Fighter, Bomber, Remotely Piloted Aircraft, UAV, UAS Communities, Avoiding Pilot Shortages
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,170. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this provocative book analyzes the United States Air Force's retention of the "best" rated officers from the combat air forces.
Defending Air Bases in an Age of Insurgency - History of Air Base Defense from World War I to Iraq, Lessons for the Noncontiguous Battlefield, Balad Base Case Study, Counterinsurgency Environment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 250,370. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this informative and up-to-date book anthology adds to the history of air base defense and provides guideposts to future leaders charged with defending air operations in complex environments, using the Balad Air Base in Iraq as a case study.
Challenges in the Asia - Pacific Theater for U.S. and Partner Nation Special Operations Forces - China's Access Denial Doctrine and Capabilities, U.S. and Chinese Military Strengths and Weaknesses
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 133,370. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this informative book discusses why United States Special Operations Forces (USSOF) and its partner nation Special Operations Forces (SOF) in the Asia-Pacific region should prepare for expanded roles and responsibilities in that region.
Call Sign - Dustoff: A History of U.S. Army Aeromedical Evacuation from Conception to Hurricane Katrina, MEDEVAC, Air Ambulance, MAST, Korea, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Afghanistan, Iraq
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 267,080. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this exceptional book tells the story of DUSTOFF from its conception.
A Contemporary History of the U.S. Army Nurse Corps - Vietnam War Aftermath, Gender and Minority Issues, Humanitarian Relief, Refugee Operations, Persian Gulf War, Desert Storm, Somalia, Yugoslavia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 321,570. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this exceptional book documents the Army Nurse Corps history from the end of the Vietnam War to the year 2000.
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.
Keeping Special Forces Special: Regional Proficiency in Special Forces (SOF) - Evolution of Commando and Warrior Diplomat Roles, Language and Culture Needs Assessment, Foreign Area Officer Standard
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 140,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines military regional proficiency. Regional proficiency is a critical capability in irregular warfare (IW).
Partners or Competitors? The Evolution of the Department of Defense / Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Relationship since Desert Storm and its Prospects for the Future - 9/11, Afghanistan, Iraq
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 118,930. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book attempts to understand the evolution of the CIA/ DOD relationship since Desert Storm and determine its current standing.
Guide to American Military and Defense Strategy: The Grand Strategy of the United States, Army War College Guide to Strategy, Resources Mismatch, National Interests, History from 1787, War Strategy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 390,460. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book presents a dozen scholarly works about American military and warfare strategy, including the U.S. Army War College Guide to Strategy.
Borden's Dream: The Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. - World War I, The Gardener, The Kingpin, Mobilization for World War II, Distaff Branch, Training
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,090. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book provides a comprehensive history of the Walter Reed Army Medical Center (WRAMC) of the U.S. Army medical department, with a record of the first 40 years of this important institution.
Prejudicial Counsel: A Multidimensional Study of Tactical Airpower Between the Korean and Vietnam Wars - Soviets, Atomic Weapons, Nuclear Options, Dropshot, ICBMs, Sputnik, F-100, F-101, F-104, F-105
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 142,070. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book analyzes the Air Force's decisions made concerning the advancement of tactical conventional airpower from 1953 to 1961.