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Initiating the Cognitive Revolution: An Examination of Special Operations Military Information Support Operations - Organizational Evolution, Targeting Cultural Expertise, Psychological Dislocation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,440. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this paper examines the 4th Military Information Support Group (MISG) - the only active military information support group in the Department of Defense and operates across the full spectrum of military operations.
Leaders' Guide for Contingency Operations: The Human Dimension - Thirteen Recurring Issues Impacting Soldier Attitudes About Deployment Experiences, Somalia, Haiti, Bosnia, Recommendations
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,850. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this guide represents a synthesis of research findings from a number of contingency operations.
Armies in Homeland Security: American and European Perspectives - Terrorism, UK Armed Forces, Germany's Military, NATO, Ukrainian, Romania, France, Hungary, Italy, Austria, Bulgaria, Soviet Legacy, EU
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 188,670. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book looks at how a number of states are meeting the challenges of homeland security. The authors examine how Austria, Bulgaria, the European Union, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Romania, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, and the United States have approached the issue of the employment of military forces.
Marine Corps Generalship - Superb History of the Corps and Insight into Leadership, Role of Character, Standards of Preparation and Readiness, Winning Wars with the Expeditionary Force, Mundy, Lejeune
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 321,660. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an exceptional history of the Marine Corps, as it tells the story of how many of the Commandants and other distinguished leaders met challenges in war, peace, and times of adversity. It also details the unusual role and responsibility that the Commandant has to our Nation and to the Corps of Marines.
Honor and Fidelity: The 65th Infantry in Korea, 1950-1953 - U.S. Army in the Korean War - Puerto Rican Soldiers, Borinqueneers, X Corps, Injin, Seoul, Plight of the Glosters, Defeat at Outpost Kelly
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 211,780. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study reviews the performance of the 65th Infantry throughout the Korean war, providing insights not only into the regiment's unique problems but also into the status of the U.S. Army's combat forces during one of the most trying periods in its history.
Magna Carta Commentaries — 48 Stories Celebrating Little-known Facts about the Great Charter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,480. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016 by Pen Bal Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » European
The Magna Carta has been called the most important document in history. This book highlights the contexts and characters around its creation, as well as the people and events that reiterated its principles, keeping alive a political tradition protecting rights and freedoms that is still in force today.
Township of Burford and Oakland 1869-1870 Brant County, Ontario
Series: Gazetteer and Directory - Brant County. Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016 by CBPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Gazetteer and Directory for Burford and Oakland Township - 1869 ~ 1870 of Brant County, Ontario, Canada. This Canada's Confederation era information is released in conjunction with Canada 150 Celebration. Contents are part of a printed edition covering all of Brant County 1869-1870.
Brantford Onondaga Tuscarora Townships -1869-70
Series: Gazetteer and Directory - Brant County, Book 2. Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016 by CBPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Gazetteer and Directory for Brant County Ontario, 1869- 1870 era of Canadian History. Volume 2 of the Gazetteer and Directory series for Ontario. Release for Canada's 150 Celebrations
The Washington Navy Yard: An Illustrated History - War of 1812, Supporting the New Navy, Civil War Era, World War I and II, Presidential Yacht, Naval Museum, Naval Ordnance Nerve Center
Price: $5.59 USD. Words: 129,590. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book details the proud heritage of the Navy Yard during the last fifty momentous years.
Johnny Jones: A Colonial Saga
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,250. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
* Story of a prominent Otago pioneer brings early New Zealand vividly to life * Authentic chronicle of how land and power passed from Maori hands to British * Spans the first half of the 19th century and brings early New Zealand vividly to life
The Revolt of the Admirals: Battle Between the Navy and Air Force Over B-36 Bomber and the Carrier United States in 1949, Halsey, Nimitz, Spruance, Burke, Spaatz, Vandenberg, Eisenhower, Bradley
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,520. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this informative book examines the famous incident known as the revolt of the Admirals, a subject that has intrigued military officers for some time.
Dried Eggs and Spam
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,880. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
Dried Eggs and Spam provides a new slant on an old war. Written jointly by Al Molaison and Rosemary J. Peel. World War II memories exchanged via email and the conflict viewed from a child's perspective.
A Day in Indiana History – March
Series: Indiana Bicentennial History Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
This volume includes the following stories: March 2, 1827 - Congress Grants Land for Wabash and Erie Canal March 6, 1865 - Indiana Accepts Provisions of Morrill Land Grant Act March 13, 1946 - World's Largest Egg Appeared on Metone Courthouse Lawn March 16, 1894 - Traditional First Indiana Basketball Game
Los Puertos de Venezuela (El Desafío de la Historia, Vol. 45)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: Spanish. Published: February 11, 2016 by Adoro Leer. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General
Destacan el puerto de Gibraltar, de fundamental importancia en el siglo XVII; Cumaná, Maracaibo, Puerto Cabello, y para coronar, La Guaira. Aparte de esto tenemos interesantes artículos variados. Uno sobre Laureano Vallenilla Lanz, otro sobre los vuelos de El Libertador; y como siempre, nuestras columnas fijas, son de lectura obligada.
Same Road Different Tracks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,250. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Into a colourful description of a modern-day trip by car from Vancouver to Toronto—exploring themes such as Canadian history and Aboriginal culture—the author inserts a series of flashbacks telling a parallel story about his journey from Canada to India and arrival in Japan in 1972 and his nine-year stint as an ordained Zen monk.
Media Landscape 2014: Celebrating 20 Years of South Africa's Media
Price: Free! Words: 78,510. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Media Landscape 2014 is a collection of chapters from media experts. Each of them was asked to consider the media landscape of 1994, to reflect on how far we have come, and to suggest a roadmap for the future. All were given the opportunity to present a range of views and opinions and to focus on the print, broadcast and digital media space where appropriate.
A Proposed New Constitution
Price: Free! Words: 35,470. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
(3.15 from 13 reviews)
Fifteen proposals for a new constitution and constitutional convention that would end the power of the 1%, guarantee voting rights, limit corporate power, guarantee privacy, and end American colonialism and wars far sooner. Ending Citizens United, or passing just one amendment will not be enough. Protests or voting will not be enough. A new constitution of, by, and for the people, NOW!
The 71F Advantage: Applying Army Research Psychology for Health and Performance Gains - Eye Injuries, Mental Health, Suicide, Chemical and Bio Defense, Nuclear Psychological Effects, Special Ops
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 277,400. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book examines Army research psychology.
Analysis of the Threat of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) for Biological Warfare - Bioweapons, Biowar, Bioterrorism, Biotechnology, Synthesized DNA, Pathogens, Toxins, Weaponization
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,250. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book is an analysis of the threat of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) for biological warfare.
Elevating the Role of Socioeconomic Strategy in Afghanistan Transition - INTEQAL, Loya Jirga, Opium, Planning and Monitoring Transition Progress, Nation-Building Efforts, Afghan Institutions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,180. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book deals with the role of socioeconomic strategy in the ongoing Afghanistan transition.