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Genios de la Estrategia Militar Volumen IV, Douglas Mc Arthur El César del Siglo XX
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 147,160. Language: Spanish. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
El general Douglas Mc Arthur fue denominado el César de Siglo XX. Según Richard Nixon, fue uno de los hombres más grandes de todos los tiempos. Roosevelt lo llamó la encarnación del pueblo americano, pero Harry Trumman lo destituyó del cargo de Comandante Supremo Aliado por ligereza temperamental y no porque esta decisión favoreciera los intereses estadounidenses luego de la Segunda Guerra Mundial
¿Fallo Salomónico? ó ¿Piratería Jurídica? Espuria Decisión de la Corte Penal Internacional de La Haya a favor de Nicaragua
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
¿Fallo Salomónico? , ó ¿Piratería Jurídica?, analiza las accidentadas relaciones diplomáticas de la República de Colombia con los tránsfugas gobiernos nicaragüenses a partir de la independencia de las dos naciones de la Corona Española, hasta llegar al espurio fallo de la Corte Internacional de La Haya, que culminó con el abusivo despojo de más de 75.000 km2 de mar territorial colombiano
Disasters of the Pikes Peak Region
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 131,270. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
A community’s recorded collective memory is often benchmarked by frightening experiences and by the second-hand tales told, and retold, by others. More often than not, these delineations in time are disastrous events like fire, flood, or catastrophic occurrences such as drought, financial crisis, or explosion. Disasters of the Pikes Peak Region describes many such events in vivid detail.
Increasing Uncertainty: The Dangers of Relying on Conventional Forces for Nuclear Deterrence - Critique of the Nuclear Posture Review, Global Zero, Risk of Conventional Prompt Global Strike Missiles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The US decision to meet the needs of deterrence by relying less on nuclear weapons and instead developing conventional weapons that can have strategic effects may not have had the intended deterrent effect on Russia and China. Far from encouraging them to reduce the importance of nuclear weapons in their national security strategy, it may have inspired them to rely more on nuclear weapons.
Five Florida Generations
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,090. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A Genealogy of North Florida settlers of Madison, Suwannee and Lafayette Counties 1830 to 1945, surnames included are Garner, Landen, Johnson, Smith, Underwood, Webb, Sullivan, Parker, Stevens and others.
HISTORY OF INDIAN CURRENCY
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
India was one of the first issuer of coins, as a result it has seen a wide range of currency units throughout its history. This book is an inspiring tale of how currency developed through the ages.
HISTORY OF INDIAN CURRENCY
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
ndia was one of the first issuer of coins, as a result it has seen a wide range of currency units throughout its history. This book is an inspiring tale of how currency developed through the ages.
Eisenhower: The Most Reasonable of Unreasonable Men: Eisenhower as Strategic General in World War II - Lifelong Student, Supreme Commander, Moral Leader, Extraordinary Personal Energy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This paper investigates General Dwight D. Eisenhower's roles as strategist and strategic general during World War II. Eisenhower had zero combat experience and was still a colonel on the Army rolls when selected for four-star unified command.
Eisenhower: The Leadership Development of Dwight D. Eisenhower and George S. Patton Jr., Military Education, Mentorship, Self-Development, Determination, Ike's Years with MacArthur, Patton in Combat
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
General Dwight D. Eisenhower and General George S. Patton Jr. demonstrated superb leadership in World War II. Their childhood upbringing, military education, Army assignments, as well as the mentoring they received during the interwar period essentially strengthened their development, making them triumphant leaders.
Сяргей Шыдлоўскі. Музэюм: эсэ, імпрэсіі
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,530. Language: Belarusian. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Зборнік «полацкай эсэістыкі» беларускага этнолага і эсэіста Сяргея Шыдлоўскага.
Eisenhower: Ike and Clausewitz on the Western Front, Relationship with Fox Conner, Comparative Study of Soldiers Turned Political Leader - Grant and Eisenhower
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,380. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
The teacher-student relationship that Conner and Eisenhower shared is by far the most famous and most cited in the area of military mentoring. This relationship began when Eisenhower reported to Panama. Eisenhower's assignment as Conner's brigade executive officer at Camp Gaillard in Panama began a significant transition in Eisenhower's professional education.
Eisenhower: Watershed at Leavenworth, the Command and General Staff School; Centennial Review and Bibliography, Ike's Drive, Individualism, and Sense of Purpose from World War II to the Presidency
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,870. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Eisenhower's year at Leavenworth can best be understood in the context of several themes that characterized his life. One theme was his inspired competitiveness and consistent concern with how well he was succeeding. Ike was a competitor and despite his likability and basic humility was committed to doing his best.
Operación Jaque-Cinematográfico rescate de 15 secuestrados en poder de las Farc
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: Spanish. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Recuento histórico y análisis estratégico de la fulgurante Operación Jaque: Cinemátográfica acción militar colombiana para rescatar 15 secuestrados que eran torturados por las Farc. Esta incursión es calificada como la mas connotada en la historia del hemisferio americano. por concepción y ejecución equiparable a las célebres maniobras del Caballo de Troya, el Gran Sasso y Chavín de Huantar.
On the Frontier - Preparing Leaders: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: U.S. Army Command and General Staff College 125th Anniversary 1881-2006 - End of Détente, Prairie Warrior, Iraqi Freedom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,560. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This book will describe the evolution of this centerpiece of the Army educational system, and how changes in its curriculum, organization, and student body have reflected the dynamics of a rapidly changing world.
Смутьяны. 400 лет борьбы с мятежами, революциями и заговорами
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: Russian. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays
В книге автор дает очерк истории подавления заговоров и мятежей, направленных против русской государственности и высшей власти.
Yunan Aşk Tanrıcaları
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: Turkish. Published: March 10, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Aşkta güven... Aşk nasıl da kör olmaktır, karanlıkta sevgilinin yüzünü ancak dokunarak görebilmektir, onun istediklerini yapmak, bundan sonsuz mutluluk duymaktır, bu mutluluksa karşılık bekleyerek ya da içerde kuşkular (sinsi sinsi) taşıyarak olacak iş değildir... Yunan mitolojisi ne de güzel sembollerle anlatmıştır “güven”i ve “teslimiyet”i... İşte Psyche’nin hikayesi bunun en içten anlatımıdır.
Lidya Uygarlığı
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 24,340. Language: Turkish. Published: March 10, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Lidyalılar zamanla ticarette daha pratik bir yöntem geliştirdiler. Mal götürüp, mal getirmek yerine; mal ile sembolik değerleri değiştirmeyi öğrettiler insanlara… Adına sikke dendi, para dendi… Hatta, Napolyon çok zaman sonra para, para, para!... Diye hepten abarttı… Evet, Lidyalılar parayı buldu, altın parayı…
Dil Tarih ve Gelenekleriyle Lazlar
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 27,200. Language: Turkish. Published: March 10, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Mizahın olmadığı toplumlar sağlıklı olamaz. Açıktır ki, mizahı en bol insan topluluklarından biri de Lazlardır. Onlar koca burunlu olsalar da, burunları ile alay edebilirler. Diğer bir deyimle, mizah ruhunu temsil ederler. Sanki mizah için yaratılmışlar; dünyanın en hareketli insanlarıdır. Onları Türkiye'nin ve dünyanın her yerinde bulabiliriz.
Out of Latvia - The son of a Latvian immigrant searches for his roots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » European
Peter Jirgens tells the story of his youth as the son of a Latvian immigrant in Australia. He shares his father’s stories of life under Soviet rule and dreams of seeing Latvia himself. In1980, despite the possibility of being drafted into the Soviet army or sent to Siberia, Peter enters Latvia. His thirst for adventure almost costs him his life.
2017 Cyber Attack Deterrence: Defense Science Board (DSB) Task Force on Cyber Deterrence – Developing Scalable Strategic Offensive Cyber Capabilities, Resilience of U.S. Nuclear Weapons, Attribution
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,740. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security
This is a complete reproduction of the final report of the Defense Science Board Task Force on Cyber Deterrence released in late February 2017. The Task Force was asked to consider the requirements for deterrence of the full range of potential cyber attacks against the United States.