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Berwick's Battle Against Drink 1830-1900
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Series: Drink and Berwick upon Tweed, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012 by Blue Button Publications. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
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The backlash against the drink culture in nineteenth-century Berwick-upon- Tweed which has parallels with stories in the media today. How the Victorians dealt with the problem. The rise of the Temperance Movement and the influence of Scotland on this English town. Print version published 2010.
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-10, Force Protection - Terrorism, Threat Levels, Risk Assessment and Management, Khobar Towers, Natural Disasters, Base Security Zone (BSZ)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Air Force Doctrine Document (AFDD) 3-10, Force Protection, is the Air Force's operational level doctrinal publication on force protection. Force protection supports the core function of Agile Combat Support, and its supporting capability of "Protect the Force."
From the London Workhouse to South Oxhey
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
This book is a bout the migration of the Lodoners in slums and overcrowding. In the late 1940's and 1950' thet were moved to a green field site called South Oxhey. This story is about the migration and the problems involved when changing a complete culture. It also has a nostalgic content about the 1950's 60's life and what was available in those buygone days.
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-1, Air Warfare - Fundamentals, Missions, Planning, Training, Exercises, Asymmetric Force, Aerospace Power
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,490. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Air Force Doctrine Document (AFDD) implements Air Force Policy Directive (AFPD) 10-13, Air and Space Doctrine. AFDD 2-1 Air Warfare establishes operational doctrine for air warfare.
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-05, Special Operations - USAF Special Operations Forces (AFSOF), Special Ops Legacy, Air Commandos, Agile Combat Support, Mayaguez Incident
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Our Air Force Special Operations Forces (AFSOF) are at the forefront of this struggle. In recent years, we have called upon AFSOF to deliver unique capabilities and skill sets to combatant commanders across the range of military operations from the major combat operations in Iraq and Afghanistan to the humanitarian relief operations in Haiti.
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-04, Countersea Operations - Maritime Domain, Naval Warfare, Maritime Air Support (MAS), Antisubmarine Warfare, Air-to-Air Refueling
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Countersea Operations are the use of Air Force capabilities in the maritime environment to accomplish the joint force commander's objectives. This doctrine supports DOD Directive 5100.01, Functions of the Department of Defense and Its Major Components, requirements for surface sea surveillance, anti-air warfare, anti-surface ship warfare, and anti-submarine warfare.
John Somerset Pakington: his first 50 years
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 166,440. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
A biography of the Sir John Pakington of Westwood Park, Droitwich, born in 1799, who was MP for Droitwich, Worcestershire for 37 years. At Westminster he served on many select committees, including that investigating the Andover Union scandal. He was also much involved in Worcestershire affairs..
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-03, Counterland Operations - USAF Air Interdiction (AI), Close Air Support (CAS), Battlespace Geometry, Kill Box Operations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Counterland operations dominate the surface environment by crushing an enemy's ability to fight on land. Through air interdiction, air and space power can divert, disrupt, delay, or destroy enemy military potential before it can be brought to bear against friendly ground forces.
Understand Your Rights Because You're About to Lose Them!
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,050. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
In the last generation, the federal government has gained an enormous amount of power at the expense of individual rights as Americans have become increasingly ignorant of their constitutional freedoms. "Understand Your Rights Because You're About to Lose Them!" explains the purpose and history of each amendment in the Bill of Rights so you can understand and defend your rights as an American.
Reports From a Distant Place
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,130. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
Frank Shatz’s book, Reports from a Distant Place, is about life in the shadow of death. It is a unique portrayal of survival during the Holocaust, by hiding in plain sight. It is also about living, dangerously, under the Red Star. The last chapter, In America, is about hope and a reinvented life.
Unwanted Wives
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Series: Old Cases, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 by Dingbat Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Carlyle Harris and Robert Buchanan had several things in common. Both worked in the medical field, with Harris a medical student and Buchanan a practicing physician. Both lived in New York City in the early 1890s. And both had wives they didn't want. 5,000 words
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-01, Counterair Operations - USAF Command and Control, Counterair Planning, Execution, Assessment
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Contents: Chapter One - Counterair Fundamentals * Chapter Two - Organization And Command And Control (C2) * Chapter Three - Counterair Planning, Execution, And Assessment The Counterair Framework
Jack the Ripper in the New Zealand Press
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
“Jack the Ripper” was one of several names given to a serial killer active in London in 1888. Newspaper coverage, both at home and overseas, was extensive but few people with an interest in Jack have had easy access to this material. Indeed it is fair to say that some of the many authors who have written about the case have paid scant regard to contemporary archives!
Well Down Freedom Highway: The Staple Singers' 1965 Masterpiece
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Well Down Freedom Highway discusses the 1965 Epic LP Freedom Highway by the Chicago-based gospel family act the Staple Singers. The Staples are best-known today for their string of hits for Stax in the ’70s. But in the early to mid 1960s, they were basically the house band for the Civil Rights movement (at the same time that they were the best-selling gospel act in the country).
Air Force Doctrine Document 2-0, Global Integrated Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance (ISR) Operations - Satellites, Geospatial, Imagery, Signals, Communications, Electronic, Human Intel
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,530. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Covering geospatial, imagery, satellite systems, UAVs, signals, communications, electronic, and human intelligence, this publication is the Air Force's keystone doctrinal publication on global integrated ISR and defines how the Service plans and conducts these operations to enable Joint Operations.
Air Force Doctrine Document 2 (AFDD 2), Operations and Organization - USAF Air and Space Operations, War Strategy, Effects-Based Operations (EBO), Air Expeditionary Wing (AEW)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Covering war strategy, tactics, effects-based operations (EBO), AETF, and air expeditionary wing (AEW), this publication, AFDD 2, Operations and Organization, is the companion to AFDD 1 and provides the next level of granularity.
Air Force Doctrine Document 1-1, Leadership and Force Development - Leading Airmen
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,080. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Air Force Doctrine Document (AFDD) 1-1, Leadership and Force Development, is the Air Force's capstone doctrinal publication on leadership and how the Service uses force development to build leaders.
Air Force Doctrine Document 1-04, Legal Support - Rules of Engagement (ROE), Air Tasking Orders, Commander's ROE Checklist, Judge Advocate, Military Operations Other than War (MOOTW)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Military
Today's operations take place in an increasingly legalistic environment under close scrutiny of the public and press. This environment mandates proactive attention to challenges and opportunities in every aspect of the legal fields of practice.
Air Force Doctrine Document (AFDD) 1, Air Force Basic Doctrine, Organization, and Command - Airpower, War, Principles and Tenets, Air Force Functions, Commanding and Organizing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,880. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This document is the Air Force's premier statement of warfighting principles and beliefs, updated in late 2011. It is the senior doctrine publication from which all other Air Force doctrine flows.
Science and Technology: The Making of the Air Force Research Laboratory - Laboratory Consolidation, Vision 21, Infrastructure, Laboratory Studies and Strategy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,320. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
As the "high technology" service, the Air Force has always searched for ways to improve continuously its science and technology enterprise. In that context, the making of AFRL was not a bureaucratic accident. Rather, it was the product of a complex mixture of historical forces and pressures.