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Chinese Perceptions of Traditional and Nontraditional Security Threats: China-Japan Animosity, Yasukuni Shrine, Threats from America, Japan, India, Environment, Energy Insecurity
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 147,530. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
While "knowing your enemy" has long been a Chinese stratagem, cultural intelligence only recently has gained precedence in American military strategy. Our efforts in Iraq, Afghanistan, and the war on terror remind us of how differently much of the rest of the world thinks and perceives. This monograph is an effort to better understand Chinese thinking.
The "People" in the PLA: Recruitment, Training, and Education in China's Military - Chinese Military Career Profiles, Conscripts, Officer Corps, Command Colleges
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 197,310. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The People in the PLA: Recruitment, Training, and Education in China's Military represents the latest volume in the series published by the Strategic Studies Institute and brings together top-tier academic analysis and insight on the important questions.
China - Latin America Military Engagement: Good Will, Good Business, and Strategic Position - Cuba, Colombia, FARC, Brazil, Chile, Venezuela, Chavez, Arms Sales, Space Cooperation
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 120,140. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
While a great deal of attention has been given to Chinese commercial activity in Latin America, very little has been written in the open press regarding Chinese military engagement with the region.
China's Nuclear Forces: Operations, Training, Doctrine, Command, Control, and Campaign Planning - Counterattack, Attacks on U.S. Carriers and Naval Battle Groups, People's Liberation Army (PLA)
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 115,500. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
China has mixed nuclear, nuclear-capable, and conventionally armed missiles into its theater (or campaign)-level forces. It has worked to perfect ballistic missiles that can attack moving targets at sea.
The United States Open Golf Champions: Their Championship and Story
By Tony Dulio
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 187,440. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
A history of the US Open champions.
Russia Encyclopedia: Comprehensive Coverage - History from Ivan the Terrible to Putin, Official Reports and Guides, Economy, Society, Culture and People, Military, Russian Nationalism
By Progressive Management
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 561,490. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Discover every aspect of Russia and the former Soviet Union in this massive, authoritative compilation of up-to-date official documents with details about everything from history and geography to the crisis with Ukraine in 2014.
The Works of Wisdom by Benjamin Franklin
By Alex Barker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 249,890. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
As a man who interviews and studies successful men and women, I set out to create the ultimate Kindle edition of Benjamin Franklin’s timeless wisdom. I wanted to create an easy to use Kindle book that included his amazing writings at a fantastic price. And here is the result! This exciting collection has these great features: • The complete Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, including other vario
Russia Reports (Volume 4) - International Affairs, Putin, Moldova, Transnistria, Ukraine, Georgia, Chechnya, Lithuania, Belarus, Iran, Natural Gas, Energy Policy, Arms Control, Nonproliferation
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 310,220. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Seventeen reports, studies, and documents provide special insight into Russian international affairs, with detailed discussions of vital topics which are of particular interest during the ongoing crisis involving Russian aggression against Crimea and the Ukraine.
Russia Reports (Volume 3) - Military, Security, Defense, Army, Armed Forces Issues - Defense Minister Shoygu, Rosoboroneksport Arms Sales, Military Modernization, National Security Concepts
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 256,740. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Twelve reports, studies, and documents provide special insight into the Russian military, with detailed discussions of vital topics which are of particular interest during the ongoing crisis involving Russian aggression against Crimea and the Ukraine.
Russia Reports (Volume 2) - Economics, Agriculture, WTO, Trade, Doing Business in Russia, Country Commercial Guide, Aviation, 1999 Financial Crisis, Putin on Agrarian Policy
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 160,580. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Nine reports, studies, and documents provide special insight into the Russian economy and agriculture, with detailed discussions of vital topics which are of particular interest during the ongoing crisis involving Russian aggression against Crimea and the Ukraine.
Russia Reports (Volume 1) - Putin, Politics and Government, Democracy, Obama Administration Policy Reset, Human Rights Abuses, Jackson-Vanik, U.S. Bilateral Commission, Realism about Russia
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 248,880. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Seven reports, studies, and documents provide special insight into Russia, with detailed discussions of vital topics which are of particular interest during the ongoing crisis involving Russian aggression against Crimea and the Ukraine.
Ukraine Reports: Conflicting Identities in Crimea, Fragmented Ukraine, NATO Membership Candidacy, Russian Energy Policies, Ukraine at a Crossroads - Implications for America and Europe
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 149,560. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Six reports, studies, and documents provide special insight into current events in the Ukraine, with detailed discussions of vital interests of particular interest during the ongoing crisis involving Russian aggression.
Наследие вождей Атлантиды
By Александр Писков
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 332,650. Language: Russian. Published: March 22, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » History » Essays
раскрывается механизм массового производства кроманьонскими, а затем и арийскими вождями, метисного населения, которое позже названо народами, методы закладки основ, так называемых индо-арийских языков и культур, искусственно создаваемому населению. Установлены причины возникновения и перевод на понятный язык многих мифов народов мира, в т.ч. показано как появились на свет сказочные персонажи Баба
Roadblocks to Freedom: Slavery and Manumission in the United States South
By Andrew Fede
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 210,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Considers the law of freedom suits and manumission from the point-of-view of legal procedure, evidence rules, damage awards, and trials—in addition to the abstract principles stated in the appellate decisions. The author shows that procedural and evidence roadblocks made it increasingly impossible for many slaves, or free blacks who were wrongfully held as slaves, to litigate their freedom.
Against the Grain: A Historian's Journey
By Jerold S. Auerbach
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,850. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
AGAINST THE GRAIN is a collection of challenging and insightful essays from a reflective American historian. Jerold Auerbach, Professor Emeritus at Wellesley (where he taught 40 years), writes in the Foreword how his academic career and his time in Israel "each in its own distinctive way converged to liberate me from my past as a non-Jewish Jew." The historian reflects back on this dilemma.
People's Liberation Army After Next - China's PLA, Air Force Aircraft, Ballistic and Cruise Missiles, EMP, DF-11, DF-15, Silkworm, Fighter Aircraft, Taiwan, Advanced Technology, Military Space
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 202,590. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
An analytical schism has developed over differing assessments of China's military modernization.
The Costs of Conflict: The Impact on China of a Future War - Senkaku Islands, Taiwan, Australia, ASEAN, Taiwan Defense Policy, Military-Business Complex, Ballistic Missile Defense
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 165,010. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
There is a need for the United States to move the debate over the challenge China presents us beyond the dispositions of the attention grabbing advocates.
Military Modernization and the Russian Ground Forces, Prospects for U.S.-Russian Security Cooperation - Putin, Russian-Georgia War, Arms Control, Ukraine, Post-Cold War Era
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,210. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Two important reports from the Army Strategic Studies Institute examine the Russian military and Russian-American cooperation.
The Russian Military Today and Tomorrow - Putin, Russian Navy, Ukraine, Gazprom, Rosneft, Lavrov, Deep Operations, Campaign Design, Russian-Chinese Security Relations, Mafia and Arms Dealers
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,200. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Two excellent studies from the U.S. Army's Strategic Studies Institute provide unique insights into the current state of the Russian military.
Ağır Kitap
By Sevan Nişanyan
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 225,480. Language: Turkish. Published: March 16, 2014 by Propaganda Yayınları. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
"Son beş yılda ne kadar çok yazı yazmışım" diyor Nişanyan, yeni kitabını sunarken. "Ağır Kitap" yazarın siyaset, tarih ve din üzerine yazdıklarının bir derlemesi, hem de epey genişçe bir derlemesi. Yedi yüz küsür sayfalık bu ağır kitapta, yazarın gerek kolay okunan, gerekse ses getiren ve zorlayıcı yazılarını bulacaksınız.