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Drug Trafficking in West Africa: Impact on U.S. National Security Interests - Cocaine, Heroin, Amphetamine from Transnational Criminal Organizations (TCOs) to End Users Around the World
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » History » Africa
West Africa has become a global hub for illegal drugs transiting from both Latin America and Asia to end users in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. The type of illegal substances has expanded from cocaine and heroin to amphetamine-type stimulants.
Mass Atrocities Prevention: The Role and Performance of the United States Army - USA Role in the Whole of Government Approach, Doctrine and Planning Tools, Expectations and Capabilities
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
PSD-10 established the Atrocity Prevention Board, which includes a representative from the Department of Defense, and directed it to create a "whole of government approach" to preventing mass atrocities. These events initiated a steady flow of strategic guidance and directives for all US government departments and agencies.
Convoy Ambush Case Studies - Volume II - Iraq and Afghanistan: Dramatic and Tragic Stories of Courage and Heroism, Lessons Learned Analysis for Logistics Truck Drivers Battling in Terrorist Kill Zones
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 161,300. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Against an enemy that used the desert and mountains to their tactical advantage, convoy tactics, techniques and procedures quickly evolved to counter the violent opposition. Each ambush recounts in vivid detail incredible acts of heroism by both military and civilian truck drivers as they struggled to survive under harrowing conditions.
Albert Taylor Bledsoe Abraham Lincoln Critic Confederate States of America Leader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Albert Taylor Bledsoe was a prominent leader in the Southern Confederacy. He helped craft the original constitution of the Confederate States of America. Just before the Civil War began he was a Professor of Mathematics at the University of Virginia. After leaving Illinois he held a similar position at the Univ. of Mississippi. During the war he was appointed acting Secretary of War in Richmond.
民族发明学32:巴蜀利亚--种族、邦国和民族国家的源流
Series: 民族发明学. Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 140. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
《民族发明学》收录刘仲敬先生在明镜《刘仲敬思想》栏目中演讲的整理稿,本篇为第32期节目的整理稿。本稿为首次公布,正文约一万八千字
刘仲敬问答期刊(格问第4期)
Series: 格问问答. Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 450. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
本期刊收录刘仲敬先生在格问平台的问答,该问答为首次公布。第4期收录2016年11月22日~2018年01月16日的问答,共50问,正文约一万七千字。
Convoy Ambush Case Studies - Volume I - Korea and Vietnam: Dramatic and Tragic Stories of Courage and Heroism, Thoughtful Analysis of Lessons Learned in the Heat of Combat for Logistics Truck Drivers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,600. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is the second edition of a superb report on convoy ambushes in the Korean and Vietnam war. This is the first book dedicated to the study of convoy ambushes. It chronicles the lessons of both wars and describes incredible feats of heroism of truck drivers defending truck drivers. The Vietnam War was the golden age of gun trucks with art work and names to reflect the élan of the crews.
Genios de la Estrategia Militar Volumen X Creadores de la Estategia Moderna (I) De Maquivaelo a Hitler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 160,420. Language: Spanish. Published: April 27, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Essay » Political
Al estallar, la guerra, domina nuestras vidas. Como la describiera un novelista en 1861, la guerra es como una gran tempestad que llega a todos, se introduce en el órgano de la iglesia, silba de un extremo a otro de las calles, se gana dentro de nuestras estufas de chimenea, hace tañir las copas en los bares, levanta las canas en los hombres de estado, invade las aulas de los colegios....
刘仲敬问答期刊(2018年第15期)
Series: 刘仲敬问答期刊. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 320. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: April 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
本期刊收录刘仲敬先生在冬川豆平台的问答,该问答为首次公布。第15期收录2017年06月27日~2017年07月17日的问答,共50问,正文约两万五千字。
Tania, la guerrillera que acompañó al che Guevara
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,230. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Biografía de la terrroista argentina Támara Bunke alias Tania, enviada por la dictadura cubana a desarrollar acciones criminales contra el pueblo boliviano en 1966 y 1967, quien fue abatida por las fuerzas de seguridad de ese país por la misma época en que cayó el che Guevara
The Decisiveness of the Battle of Midway: Implications of the World War II Battle in the Context of the Pacific War and Strategic Decision Making by the Allies and the Japanese
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Since the end of the Pacific War, scholars have commonly viewed the Battle of Midway as both a decisive battle, as well as the turning point, of that war. The historiography of Midway has evolved over time, yet the vast majority of research has sought to improve the common understanding of the tactical details of the battle itself.
The Army Ethic: Military Professionalism and the Moral Principles of the Constitution, Comparative Ethical Codes and Juridification, Ability to Influence Behavior, and Officer Perception Survey
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This study examined the CAPE Army Ethic. It uses a three-phased approach, first conducting a survey to determine perceptions of relevancy among CGSS officers. Second, it uses a comparative analysis to determine how the CAPE-proposed Army Ethic adheres to principles of ethical codes in other professions and military organizations.
Defense Is From Mars, State Is From Venus: Improving Communications and Promoting National Security - Covering Peacekeeping, Foreign Policy, and the Character Traits of Military Officers and Diplomats
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Two pillars of our national security strategy-Department of State (diplomacy), and the Department of Defense (military) - are increasingly thrust together in peacekeeping, peace enforcement, and humanitarian missions such as Bosnia, Haiti, and Somalia to develop and implement agreements or programs for achieving foreign policy goals.
Judah P. Benjamin Louisiana Senator & Secretary of War Confederate States of America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Nonfiction » History » North America
Judah P. Benjamin was the son of Orthodox Jewish parents. He was raised primarily in South Carolina before moving on the North Carolina, where he attended Fayetteville Academy. Reviewers of lengthy bios of Benjamin have surmised that he is a dull subject. One of the principal biographers was criticized for missing many pivotal issues in Benjamin's life. Judah lived in England after the Civil War.
Information Sharing Between the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Army: Using Knowledge Management (KM) Technology and Tools to Bridge the Gap - Covering Interagency Cooperation, Wikileaks Impact
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,370. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This work examines the information sharing between the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Army when planning overseas operations. It looks at examples of collaboration and identifies where knowledge management tools and systems were used and where they could be used in the future.
Hockle Back
Price: Free! Words: 41,690. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
An Antipodean Morris Story. Morris Dancing in Queensland, Australia from the 1970s.
Z: One Family's Journey from Immigration through Poverty to the Fulfillment of the Promise of America
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until June 03!) Words: 67,220. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » History » Family history
The biography of a man, a family, and immigration from Europe to poverty and their climb towards the promise of America. Living through the Great Depression, the Second World War, failures and successes, he finds his greatest success in his family, helping others, lifting those he can as he lifts himself, and his love for the woman who gave up all her privilege to share his dream.
近代人物点评6:淮人天敌翁同龢
Series: 近代人物点评. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 110. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: April 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
《近代人物点评》中的人物将按照刘仲敬先生的写作先后顺序依次登场。部分文章已在《近代史的堕落》中出版。本合集为完整版,依据原稿校对而成。
近代人物点评5:阴阳两面--张之洞
Series: 近代人物点评. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 130. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: April 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
《近代人物点评》中的人物将按照刘仲敬先生的写作先后顺序依次登场。部分文章已在《近代史的堕落》中出版。本合集为完整版,依据原稿校对而成。
Toward a Balanced View of Charismatic Leadership - Unique Scholarly Analysis of the Charisma of Army Leaders Through Classification of Speech, The Relationship with Followers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
Americans idolize leaders, especially charismatic ones. Charismatic leaders, in particular, have many favorable qualities ascribed to them by their followers because they incite the passion of those they lead through their evaluation of the status quo, innovation, empowerment of those followers, vision and the communication of their vision.