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VSO Labrador Clues
By Llewelyn Pritchard
Series: Voluntary Service Overseas, Book 3. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
VSO Labrador Clues Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 1960-70 Series Title: Voluntary Service Overseas Vol. 1 By Llewelyn Pritchard Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Have you ever thought about helping other people not as fortunate as yourself? Well, that is exactly what 53 young 18–19 year olds mainly from the UK set out to do from 1960 -70
A Walking Tour of Orangeburg, South Carolina
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Orangeburg, South Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Holy Roman Empire Power Politics Papacy
By Anne Davison
Series: In Brief, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
A brief history of the Holy Roman Empire from the coronation of Charlemagne in AD800 to its dissolution in AD1806, including the Habsburg Dynasty, the European Reformation and the Ottoman invasions. With useful maps and family trees this book will appeal to the general reader looking for an accessible account of a complex yet fascinating European power.
Dark Ages to the Vikings 410 to 1050
By John Ashtone
Price: $7.65 USD. Words: 51,260. Language: British English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Medieval
A straightforward general & social History from 410 and the collapse of the Romans leaving and the Anglo Saxon invasions via the Vikings to Edward the Confessor 1050 and the eve of the Norman invasion, based on authoritative sources of Dark Ages England and its emergence into a Nation amid the turmoil of the Viking raids, this book will delight. Written in an easy to read gripping style
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Logistics - Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication (MCDP) 4 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series of U.S. military manuals, this U.S. Marine Corps manual covers logistics operations. Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication (MCDP) 4, Logistics, describes the theory and philosophy of military logistics as practiced by the United States Marine Corps.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Fire Support for the Combined Arms Commander - FM 3-09.31 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Fire Support for the Combined Arms Commander Field Manual (FM 3-09.31) dealing with fire support for the combined arms commander. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
HAL Indian Aerospace - A History
By peter dancey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book traces the history of HAL India when it formed in WW II with British assistance to help with wartime aviation needs in the region and the Pacific War. All of its indigenous fixed and rotary-winged projects are detailed as well as licenced production. Its aspirations in the civil field to build an airliner maybe in conjunction with Boeing and to sell its products world-wide if possible.
Evolved Expendable Launch Operations at Cape Canaveral 2002-2009 - EELV Atlas V and Delta IV Rockets, Launch Operations, Commercial, Civil, and Military Space Operations, Complex 41
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,100. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This study addresses ATLAS V and DELTA IV Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) operations at Cape Canaveral, Florida. It features all the EELV missions launched from the Cape through the end of Calendar Year (CY) 2009.
Born in 1953? What else happened?
By Ron Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,240. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Each year-book in the Series (from 1939 to 1964) talks about the large number of newsworthy events that happened that year. To get his material,Ron Williams, worked his way through newspapers, magazines, books, and other sources day by day until he came up with the major events,ideas and trivia, of those years. He presents them in a thoroughly readable book, with a mixture of humour and gravitas.
Air Force Doctrine Document 1-04, Legal Support - Rules of Engagement (ROE), Air Tasking Orders, Commander's ROE Checklist, Judge Advocate, Military Operations Other than War (MOOTW)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Military
Today's operations take place in an increasingly legalistic environment under close scrutiny of the public and press. This environment mandates proactive attention to challenges and opportunities in every aspect of the legal fields of practice.
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-50: Personnel Recovery Operations - Air Rescue, Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR), Fixed-wing and Vertical-lift Aircraft, Recovery Teams, Isolated Personnel (IP)
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This document establishes the roles and responsibilities of Air Force personnel supporting personnel recovery operations and outlines the principles for planning and executing such missions in support of theater campaign objectives. It describes the mission, command relationships, force composition, and planning considerations necessary to conduct operations.
China in 2030 - Discord or "Harmonious Society"? Military Modernization, Influence of Culture, Demographics, New Boxers, Middle Kingdom Economic Development
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This vital report from the Department of Defense's Center for Strategy and Technology presents a critical examination of the future of the People's Republic of China as it might exist in the year 2030.
Little "White" Lies
By Celine Leduc
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Poetic Prose a criticism of lies we are told as children the lens is feminine or woman's or feminist perspective. A reflection on various topics concerning women: leadership, war, polygamy, race relations, the Bible, Women in the Bible new perspective.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Critical Thinking and Intelligence Analysis - Sherman Kent, NSA, JFK, Cuban Missile Crisis, Inductive, Deductive, Abductive Reasoning
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,490. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Analysts and analysts alone create intelligence. Although technological marvels assist analysts by cataloguing and presenting data, information and evidence in new ways, they do not do analysis.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Operations in a Low-Intensity Conflict Field Manual - FM 7-98 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,190. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Part of our value-added professional format series, Operations in a Low-Intensity Conflict Field Manual (FM 7-98) provides tactical-level guidance to brigade and battalion commanders and staff officers for planning, controlling, and coordinating combined arms operations in a low-intensity environment.
Hoàng Đế nội kinh -Thiên Linh khu (tập 1)
By Sang Tran
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: Vietnamese. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Sách Hoàng Đế nội kinh là một thầy thuốc vĩ đại, thầm lặng, tinh thông y thuật, giàu y đức, luôn luôn ở bên những ngưòi bạn thông minh, chăm sóc quý bạn như một người mẹ hiền. Phẩn thuộc thiên (phần) Linh khu, tập 1, giới thiệu từ thiên 1 đến thiên 40.
Prolonged Wars: A Post-Nuclear Challenge - Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Northern Ireland, Vietnam, El Salvador, Sudan, Ethiopia and Eritrea, Liberia, Angola, Namibia, Nicaragua
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 158,050. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The authors examine the underlying impact of the cold war on protracted conflict in Africa and Asia. These area specialists examine the factors that produced prolonged conflict and what each side in them considered the cause(s) of these struggles. They analyze the reasons for "success" and "failure" in each of these regional conflicts.
A Walking Tour of Old Saybrook, Connecticut
By Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Old Saybrook, Connecticut is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Stroll Through The Village Known As Pinkville
By Bob Cornell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The theme of this book is the My Lai Massacre and whether, according to the definition of massacre, it was a massacre at all. It also covers the travesty of the trial of Lt. Wm. Calley. He was only a lowly platoon leader egregiously carrying out his orders in a search and destroy mission. But, if he was given orders someone up the chain of command knew full well the situation.
U.S. Air Force Aerospace Mishap Reports: Accident Investigation Boards for the E-4B Nightwatch Advanced Airborne Command Post, F-15C Eagle Fighter, QF-4E and QRF-4C Target Drones
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,620. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Four USAF accident investigation board reports, converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, present findings into Class A aerospace mishaps involving the E-4B Nightwatch Advanced Airborne Command Post, F-15C Eagle Fighter, and QF-4E and QRF-4C Target Drones.