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NATO's Air War in Libya: A Template for Future American Operations - Operation Unified Protector, Operation Odyssey Dawn, Air Power, Afghan Model, Limited Boots On Ground (LBoG) Model
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 123,160. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
America's recent experience in Afghanistan and Iraq proved that it is easier to get into war than it is to get out of it. These two conflicts bleed America, in terms of not only blood, but also its financial treasures. In an attempt to avoid these expenses in the future, this paper explores if there is a better way to achieve our nation's policy objectives.
The Muslim Brotherhood (MB) in Egypt, Jordan and Syria: A Comparison - Tawid, Jihad, Islamist, jam'iyah, Nasser, Siba'i, Islamic Action Front (IAF), History, Ideology, Oppression, Government Policies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,640. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Egypt, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, Syria, and Jordan. The Islamic group the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) exists in many countries around the world, but each group is fundamentally different than its parent organization; why is this so?
World War II: The Battle of Iwo Jima - The Unnecessary Battle, Marine Corps Public Affairs, Flag Raising Photograph, Military Campaign, Lessons for Today, Mythological Reverence of the Heroic Battle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,940. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
These excellent reports have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. Iwo Jima: The Unnecessary Battle posits that Iwo Jima could have been taken with substantially fewer casualties if the Navy had established a blockade of the island and targeted a vital resource for Japanese survival.
Gelendzik. Book 2. Tango. Геленджик. Книга 2. Танго Матери (Чудеса в Решете)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,880. Language: Russian. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Книга о старом Геленджике 1950х-1990х; о приключениях талантливой девочки, которая пыталась выжить, видя во всем свет и радость. Её вера в чудеса была спасением от невзгод. Книга рассказывает о жажде любви, мечтах, увлечениях, ошибках юности. Важно в любых ситуациях строить самые невероятные планы. "Чудеса: в решете дыр много, а вылезти некуда.” О становлении человека в опасных условиях
Essential Guide to Harriet Tubman: Underground Railroad, Civil War Intelligence and Spying, Leadership, Life of Slavery, Servant Leader, Spirituality, Women in the Civil War, Minority Women Officers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 201,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces a number of important government reports and studies dealing with the incredible life of Harriet Tubman.
A Day in Indiana History – May
Series: Indiana Bicentennial History Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
This volume includes the following articles: May 06, 1869 - Purdue University Established May 12, 1825 - Marquis de Lafayette Visits Jeffersonville May 15, 1902 - Soldiers and Sailors Monument Dedicated May 18, 1834 - Stagecoach Schedule From Louisville to Vincennes May 30, 1911 - First Indianapolis 500
Empress Wu Zetian
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Travel back in time over one thousand years and meet the first and only female emperor of China. Born Wu Zhao and given the reign title "Zetian" just weeks before her death in 705 CE, she was the unwanted daughter of Chancellor Wu Shihuo -- too bright, too educated, and too politically focused to make a good wife according to contemporary interpretations of the Analects of Confucius.
Mysterious World: World Famous Mysteries Solved
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
From the best-selling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for my Salad & They Laughed at Galileo. Albert Jack's Mysterious World is a collection of the world's most famous and puzzling mysteries.
Growing an Ideology: How the Mormons Do It - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), Ideology, Socialization Structure, Church Expansion, Religious Capital and Beliefs, Insurgencies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,820. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism, Nonfiction » History » Military
This thesis seeks to understand how ideology-based organizations grow, for understanding ideological promulgation is imperative to understanding conflicts arising from differing ideological principles. We assert that the philosophical framework that drives the ideology of an organization plays a secondary role in that group's expansion.
Hearts and Minds: The Political and Military Effectiveness of the Rhode Island Militia in the American Revolution - War of Independence, Revolutionary War, Indian Threats, Colonial Wars, Gaspee
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 139,380. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This paper analyzes the political and military effectiveness of the Rhode Island militia during the Revolutionary War. Through careful study of the roots of Rhode Island and its militia forces, it is possible to understand the various functions performed by these forces in Rhode Island's struggle for independence.
The Development of Military Night Aviation to 1919 - Emergence of Night Bombing, Tactical and Strategic Bombardment, Foundations of Night Fighting, Reconnaissance, Voisin, Breguet, Sopwith, Caproni
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 148,020. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study examines the development of military night aviation from its origins through the First World War. Emphasis is on the evolution of night flying in those countries which fought on the Western Front, namely France, Germany, Great Britain, and the United States.
Motivational Factors in Combat: A Comparison of German and American Soldiers in World War II Using Content Analysis - Morale, Combat Effectiveness, Military History, Ground Troops, Pilots, Flyers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,050. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
To determine whether content analysis could be used to successfully identify major combat motivational factors for individuals, this research focused on soldiers who fought in World War II. Combat narratives written by men who fought in World War II were examined.
Gelendzik. Book1. Photos Stories. Геленджик. Книга 1. Истории Старых Фотографий. Чудеса в Решете.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,210. Language: Russian. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Essay » Literature
Книга1(Трилогии) о Геленджике и событиях на старых фотографиях, свидетелями которых автор была. О давно не существующих улицах и людях Геленджика, памятью о которых автор дорожит. Приятно прогуляться по старому Геленджику 1950х -1970х, о котором теперь памнят только его сторожилы. Это книга о тех людях кто рос на берегу Черного моря, был счастлив, страдал, любил, кто жил в ССС
The Illustrated Life and Career of William Palmer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,470. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » European
Appearing soon after Palmer’s execution in 1856, “The Illustrated Life and Career of William Palmer” was published to cash in on the notorious case. The anonymous author combined facts and rumors about Palmer’s crimes with sketches on debauched medical students and crooked scams in horse racing, and pious meditations on Palmer’s wife.
Barton & Childers of Glendalough, Co. Wicklow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016 by Arthur Kavanagh. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Bob Barton and his cousin Erskine Childers found themselves increasingly drawn into the events of 1916-22. As protégés of the British public school system, they were unlikely but highly effective adherents to Sinn Fein. Executed for his beliefs, Erskine’s legacy was to found a dynasty that has already produced a President of Ireland and a senior diplomat in the United Nations.
The British Boer War and the French Algerian Conflict Counterinsurgency for Today - Guerilla Warfare, Case Study of Algerian Conflict 1954-1962, Literature Review, Small Wars, Colonel Callwell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,900. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Military historical case studies provide insight for military planners. Military planners cannot afford to ignore history when planning in today's complex environment.
Races at War: Nationalism and Genocide in Twentieth Century Europe - U.N., Hague Regulations, Ethnic Cleansing, Nazi Germany, Holocaust, Eugenics, Euthanasia, Killing Jews, Balkans, Bosnian Muslims
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,570. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Europe in the twentieth century witnessed the large-scale displacement and mass murder of civilian populations because of their ethnic or national identity.
Discarded Victory - North Africa, 1940-1941 - World War II, Rommel, Mussolini, Mediterranean Theater, Sidi Barrani, Beda Fomm, Strategic Misjudgment, British Ground Operations Against the Axis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,410. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Africa
The Anglo-Italian campaign of 1940-41 resulted in one of the most lopsided operational victories of the entire Second World War.
Paramilitary Organizations in Germany from 1871-1945 - Stormtroopers, Freikorps, Treaty of Versailles, Landesjaegerkorps, Nazis, Third Riech, Hitler Youth, Waffen SS, Himmler, Holocaust
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 124,560. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
This thesis analyzes the rise of paramilitary organizations in Germany from the end of the Franco-Prussian War in 1871, through World War I, into the Weimar Republic, and finally in the Third Reich.
Egipto el Espejo del Cielo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,950. Language: Spanish. Published: April 20, 2016 by Rubén González. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Egypt, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Inés M. Martín y Rubén González, autores del libro, nos conducen a través de la dimensión trascendente y espiritual del Antiguo Egipto. Todas las facetas de esta cultura reflejan las energías cósmicas que configuran patrones espirituales, señalando en lo físico y en la psique humana el camino de las estrellas, y haciendo de Egipto el espejo del Cielo.