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21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Guide To Mountain Operations MCRP 3-35.2A (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,650. 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 is a reference on tactics, techniques, and procedures for small unit leaders in the mountain environment. This publication explains the basics of how to deal with the unique conditions imposed when operating in mountainous terrain.
Ideas, Concepts, Doctrine: Basic Thinking in the United States Air Force 1907-1960 - Volume One, Early Days, World War II, Nuclear Weapons, Missiles, Space, Strategic Implications
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 335,240. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This history seeks to discover and record the mainstream of thought within the United States Air Force (and its predecessors) concerning the role to be played by air and aerospace power in a deadly struggle for national survival.
The Army and Its Air Corps: Army Policy toward Aviation 1919-1941 - Billy Mitchell, Boeing B-17, Douglas B-7, Charles A. Lindbergh, Henry Hap Arnold, Fokker F-2, Frear Committee
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,450. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
From the Armistice in 1918 to the late 1930s, there was continuous controversy over the place of aviation in the military establishment. This book details how airpower visionaries, with varying degrees of tact, often risked charges of insubordination in preaching the gospel of airpower.
Black Silk and Gold Cord: Staff and Headquarters Operations in the Army of the Potomac, 1861-1865
By J. Boone Bartholomees, Jr
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 299,810. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Black Silk and Gold Cord is a study of staffs in the Union army in the eastern theater during the US Civil War. It examines all areas of staff staff support to the army and the processes and procedures used as well as headquarters life. A separate chapter examines Ulysses Grant's headquarters and staff. Includes maps, a collection of pictures, a bibliography, and hyperlinked endnotes
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 9 Official NASA Mission Reports and Press Kit - 1969 First Manned Flight of the Lunar Module in Earth Orbit by McDivitt, Scott, and Schweickart
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,090. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Three comprehensive official NASA documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - chronicle the vital first manned test flight of the Apollo lunar module, Apollo 9, conducted by astronauts McDivitt, Scott, and Schweickart in early 1969.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Scouting and Patrolling - Marine Corps Warfighting Publication (MCWP) 3-11.3 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,800. Language: English. Published: February 17, 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 the doctrinal foundation and the tactics, techniques, and procedures for scouting and patrolling conducted by Marines from the fire team to the company level.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 10 Official NASA Mission Reports and Press Kit - 1969 LM Test Flight in Lunar Orbit by Astronauts Stafford, Cernan, and Young
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 133,300. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Three comprehensive official NASA documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - chronicle the incredible journey of Apollo 10, which tested the Lunar Module in lunar orbit for the first time, paving the way for the Apollo 11 landing mission. It was conducted by astronauts Stafford, Cernan, and Young in May 1969.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Chariots for Apollo: A History of Manned Lunar Spacecraft (NASA SP-4205) - Lunar and Command Module Development, First Lunar Landing
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 210,340. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a great review of the development of the Apollo spacecraft - the lunar module (LM) and the Command Service Module (CSM) - and the overall history of the moon landing program.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 14 Official NASA Mission Reports and Press Kit - 1971 Third Lunar Landing - Astronauts Shepard, Roosa, and Mitchell
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,380. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Three comprehensive official NASA documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - chronicle the successful flight of Apollo 14, which resumed the lunar landing program following the Apollo 13 accident.
Rise of the Fighter Generals: The Problem of Air Force Leadership 1945-1982 - Twining, LeMay, Norstad, Jones, Davis, McPeak, Arnold, Doolittle, Momyer
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,470. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This analysis focuses on the career specialty of Air Force general officers who served between 1953 and 1973. It indicates the clear dominance by rated or flying officers (mainly pilots and a few navigators) within Air Force leadership. The issue here is not whether pilots should dominate the Air Force—the fact is they do.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 17 Official NASA Mission Reports and Press Kit - 1972 Sixth and Final Lunar Landing - Astronauts Cernan, Evans, and Schmitt
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Three comprehensive official NASA documents - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - chronicle the flight of Apollo 17, the sixth and final Apollo lunar landing featuring the first scientist-astronaut, Harrison "Jack" Schmitt.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: The Soldier's Guide Field Manual - FM 7-21.13 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 165,230. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Soldier's Guide Field Manual (FM 7-21.13) applies to every soldier in the Army — active, reserve, and National Guard — in every rank. It condenses important information from a number of Army Regulations, Field Manuals, DA Pamphlets and other publications.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: The U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command Concept Development Guide - TRADOC Pamphlet 71-20-3 (Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this publication is a new U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) guide for the development and publication of the Army Concept Framework documents.
The PLA at Home and Abroad: Assessing the Operational Capabilities of China's Military - Uyghurs, Spratly and Senkaku Islands, Tibet, Domestic Riots, Taiwan, Chinese-Russian Exercises
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 258,610. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This comprehensive study of the modern Chinese military, featuring a foreword by former President George H.W. Bush, is a product of the Army's Strategic Studies Institute.
The Soul of Jesus
By Doug Simpson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,660. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014 by 5 Prince Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
As part of His preparations for the long-prophesied birth of our Savior, God selected a devout group of primarily Jewish Essenes to oversee this monumental undertaking. The Soul of Jesus delves into numerous details surrounding these readily-available but little-known preparations which preceded the birth of Jesus.
Hoàng Đế nội kinh -Thiên Linh khu (tập 2)
By Sang Tran
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,680. Language: Vietnamese. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Người thầy thuốc trên phải thông thiên văn, dưới tường địa lý, giữa hiểu nhân sự, mới có thể dạy dân dưỡng sinh, phòng bệnh, trị liệu bệnh tật cho dân. Muốn có học vấn, y thuật, y đức, người thầy thuốc phải đọc Hoàng Đế nội kinh. Cuốn Linh khu (tập 2) giới thiệu từ thiên 41 - 81 của Hoàng Đế nội kinh.
The Stargate Chronicles: Memoirs of a Psychic Spy
By Joseph McMoneagle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Joseph McMoneagle is now known as the best Operational Remote Viewer in the history of the U.S. Army's Special Project—Stargate. His intelligence collection results have never been surpassed and rarely equaled. This remarkable memoir chronicles his military career, his early life, and gives a wonderful birds-eye view into US Military politics.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 13 Official NASA Mission Reports and Press Kit - April 1970 Aborted Third Lunar Landing Attempt "Successful Failure" - Lovell, Haise, and Swigert
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,670. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Three comprehensive official NASA documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - chronicle the incredible flight of Apollo 13, which returned safely to Earth after aborting its planned lunar landing in April 1970. (Please note that due to space constraints, the Cortright Apollo 13 Review Board report is available as a separate ebook.)
The Revolutionary War (War of American Independence): Supplying Washington's Army - Quartermaster, Transportation, Forage Department, Clothing the Troops, Ordnance in the American Revolution
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 209,800. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This significant historical book on a previously unexplored aspect of the Revolutionary War was produced by the Center of Military History, providing an important basic reference on the military history of the Revolution.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Mao Tse-tung on Guerrilla Warfare (Yu Chi Chan) U.S. Marine Corps Reference Publication FMFRP 12-18 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Part of our value-added professional format series, Mao Tse-tung on Guerrilla Warfare gives the reader a chance to learn about this type of warfare from one who lived and fought as a guerrilla for most of his adult life. It is important to understand his philosophy of guerrilla warfare because it is the basis of today's guerrilla forces.