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The Office of the Secretary of the Air Force 1947-1965 - World War II, Symington, Berlin Airlift, Battle over B-36, Korean War, Scientist Secretary, Missiles, Air Force Academy, ARPA, NASA, B-70
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 246,600. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this USAF history book follows the development of the Office of the Secretary of the Air Force from its predecessor organization —the Assistant Secretary of War for Air during World War II —to its modern identity as one of three service secretariats within the Department of Defense.
The Rollback of South Africa's Chemical and Biological Warfare Program - Origins of NBC Program, Project Coast, Wouter Basson, Transition to ANC Rule, Basson's Arrest and Trial, Mandela
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,490. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book analyzes the origins and development of the South African chemical and biological warfare (CBW) program, as well as its rollback.
The Intelligence Revolution: A Historical Perspective - Evaluation of Military Intelligence Transformations Resulting from World War II, European and Pacific Theaters, Japanese and Soviet Intel
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 252,350. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book presents essays and commentaries about military intelligence after World War II.
The Bank Holiday Murders: The True Story of the First Whitechapel Murders (Jack the Ripper)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This multiple award-winning work of literary archeology lifts the veil of history and presents fresh discoveries and new revelations regarding the early murders of Jack the Ripper. It eschews the tired approach of unsatisfying 'final solutions' in favor of solid research and logical reasoning, and brings the reader closer to Jack the Ripper than ever before.
Issues of Battlefield Ethics and Leadership: Discussion Material for Small Unit Leaders, Rules of Conduct for Marines - Torture, POW and Civilian Treatment, Law of War, Care for Wounded, Property
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 137,160. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important Marine Corps book discusses vital battlefield ethical issues using real-world war examples.
In Their Own Words: The 498th Medical Company (Air Ambulance) in Iraq, 2003 - Insightful Commentary by MEDEVAC Helicopter Unit Supporting U.S. Marines, Communications Issues, Power Line Dangers
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 188,730. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this fascinating book recounts the tales of the 498th Medical Company (Air Ambulance) in the Iraq War during 2003.
Bốn mươi bảy quỷ kế
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Price: $2.88 USD. Words: 89,060. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Cuốn sách nêu ra 47 mưu kế, khai thác trong sách của Quỷ Cốc, áp dụng thành công trong nhiều lĩnh vực. Mỗi mưu kế được dẫn chứng, minh, họa bằng nhũng tiểu truyện hấp dẫn, thú vị trong các tác phẩm nổi tiếng như Sử kí Tư Mã Thiên, Tả truyện, Chiến Quốc sách, Đông Châu liệt quốc, Tam Quốc chí ... Là một quyển sách công phu, hay và mới lạ, không thể bỏ qua !
Navy Cold War Communication Context: Resources Associated With the Navy's Communication Program, 1946-1989 - Equipment and Facility Histories, Radio, Wireless, Vietnam, Satellite, Receivers, Radars
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,130. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important project report provides a chronological overview of the Navy's communications activities, which examines the technological developments of the Navy's shore-based communications systems and identifies the principal installations involved in the Navy's communications efforts.
Navy Cold War Guided Missile Context: Resources Associated with the Navy's Guided Missile Program, 1946-1989 - History of Tactical, Strategic, Cruise, Shipboard-launched Missiles, Facilities, Vietnam
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,130. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important project report provides a methodological and historical framework for the identification and evaluation of significant Cold War resources associated with the Navy's guided missile program.
American History A Day at A Time – May
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,600. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Have fun and learn history by reading a daily lesson in American colonial history each day. American History a Day at a Time – May 2015 focuses on the colonial and early Revolutionary period of American history.
The Mayan Culture: Past and Present
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by The Florida Hoosier. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
There are many things to see while visiting this tiny Central American country, including Mayan temples, many exotic animals and birds, Jaguars, and a variety of snakes and parakeets.
Moj zavičaj
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Price: Free! Words: 6,730. Language: Bosnian. Published: April 9, 2015 and represented by Irfan Lilic. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Besplatna knjiga "Moj zavičaj", Mehmadalije Sulejmana Lilića je sastavljena iz tri priče: "Moj rodni kraj", u kojoj kroz stihove prolazi kroz sva sela svoga zavičaja, "Mogu ja otići iz Gođenja, ali Gođenji ne mogu iz mene", u kojoj prikazuje prve korake u svome povratku na babovinu, te "Zima u mom zavičaju" koja prikazuje ljepote zimske idile u Gođenjima, te životna razmišljanja i dileme.
Rule of Law Handbook: A Practitioner's Guide For Judge Advocates - Iraq and Afghanistan Wars, History, Key Players, International Legal Framework, Institutional and Social Context, Narratives
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 275,210. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important volume is the fourth edition of the Rule of Law Handbook published by the Center for Law and Military Operations (CLAMO) at The Judge Advocate General's Legal Center and School (TJAGLCS).
Foibles and Follies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by Martian Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
My Year Stumbling Through the Undergrowth that is the Quagmire called the JFK Research Community - what I learned from in depth immersion into the online research community and the many pitfalls one can encounter when traveling in this very scary place. While portions of documents and evidence will be touched upon, this book is primarily focused on the other researchers and forums in the field.
Incident At Jonesborough
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 52,560. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A story of military strategy involving two of the Civil War’s most brilliant generals just before the surrender and destruction of Atlanta. It is a story of conflict between two cousins whose relationship is strained by a secret mission behind enemy lines. A story of treachery, treason and treasure involving a secret group that is determined to create a New Confederacy.
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board: The First Twenty Years - Hanford, Chernobyl, Three Mile Island, From the Manhattan Project to the Cold War, Rocky Flats, Savannah River, Weapons Disassembly
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 134,260. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important work reviews the history of the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (DNFSB).
Democracy Denied: The Untold Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,120. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
“Democracy Denied: The Untold Story” is a history of democracy in the United States prior to the signing of the Constitution. It blows the whistle on two hundred years of myth and mystification.
You Cannot Surge Trust: Combined Naval Operations of the Royal Australian Navy, Canadian Navy, Royal Navy, and United States Navy, 1991-2003 - Arabian Gulf, Operations Stabilise and Enduring Freedom
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,630. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important work by the Navy focuses on combined naval operations of the Royal Australian Navy, Canadian Navy, Royal Navy, and United States Navy from 1991-2003.
A Burmese Heart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,710. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Burmese Heart is an engrossing account of surviving history as told through the eyes of Tinsa Maw-Naing: a former political prisoner, daughter of a Prime Minister and wife of guerrilla leader. It is also the story of a country and its people - revolutionaries, intellectuals, martyrs, innocent bystanders - who are perpetually caught in the violent cycles of politics, a history silenced until now.
They Stole our World: How Native Americans were Treated from Early Colonial Times Onward
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
From the earliest moments of contact until after World War I, find out what debates raged on behalf of and against Native Americans, how their culture was stripped from them, citizenship denied them, and the schemes against them, to not only steal their land but to make them white. Their contributions to society have been immeasurable, but their rewards have been few and almost unseen.