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The Jesuits: History's Most Effective Special Operators - Dominican and Franciscan Missionaries to India, China, and Japan Seeking to Influence Different Societies, Proselytizer's Motivations
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,870. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the most successful Jesuit practices, creates a general model of their approach, and draws parallels to similar contemporary challenges to special operators.
Insurgency and Counterinsurgency: American Military Dilemmas and Doctrinal Proposals - Low Intensity Conflict, Political Infrastructure, Guerrilla Tactics, Public Support, Human Intelligence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,470. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study addresses the difficult problems presented to the US military establishment by so-called low-intensity conflict.
Continuing Lessons of the Cuban Missile Crisis October 1962 - Khrushchev's Gamble, Missile Deployment, Kennedy's Objectives and Strategy, The Role of Intelligence - Successes and Failures
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,500. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the lessons that can still be learned from the famous Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962.
Ballistic Missile Submarines of the United States and the Soviet Union: A Comparison of Systems and Doctrine - Excellent History of SSBN, SSB, SLBM Missiles and Subs, Nuclear Weapon Systems
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 123,810. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study compares the development of fleet ballistic missile systems in the United States and Soviet Union and their contribution to the achievement of national security objectives of each nation.
Bay of Pigs and Cuban Missile Crisis: Presidential Decision-Making and its Effect on Military Employment During the Kennedy Administration - Fidel Castro, Domino Theory, Covert Operations, Khrushchev
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 126,690. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study investigates the methods by which President John F. Kennedy arrived at decisions to deploy the military in the conduct of foreign policy.
Manhunts: A Policy Maker's Guide to High-Value Targeting (HVT) - Israeli Experience, Wrath of God, Covert Actions, Ethics, Political Risks, Legal Considerations, Nazi Hunting and Adolf Eichmann
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study answers a simple question: Is there strategic utility in targeting high-value individuals via covert or clandestine actions?
Offensive Use of Chemical Technologies by U.S. Special Operations Forces in the Global War on Terrorism - The Nonlethal Option, Vietnam, Putin, Fentanyl, Waco, Davidians, Psychochemicals, Malodorants
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,360. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study takes a fresh look nonlethal chemical technologies, yielding valuable insights for emerging twenty-first century unconventional approaches to global counterterrorist operations.
"Philistine-To-Palestine: Exposing The World's Biggest Deception"
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 135,120. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
De-classified, Suppressed Archives of today’s global chaos and mayhem. All was blamed on the Middle East Conflict, yet now a different view has emerged: was it designed to erupt as it has – and why? P-2-P will cause intense debating; it may even change your views. The issues are now exposed historically, theologically and politically with over 100 scholarly interviews & quotes. Knowledge is power.
Influencing Tomorrow: Study of Emerging Influence Techniques and Their Relevance to United States Information Operations - ISIS, ISIL, al-Qaeda, Islamic State, Terrorists, Russia, Information Warfare
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,150. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines emerging communications technologies and their usefulness to American information and psychological operations against enemies such as ISIS.
Iraq Stability: Foreign Military Sales (FMS) in a New War Environment - Focus on ISIS, ISIL, Islamic State, Counterterrorism, Russian Military Sales to Iraq, Arms Export, Iraqi Security Forces
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,420. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study analyzes how and why events in Iraq over the past 12 years affected Foreign Military Sales (FMS) programs, assesses the threat of competing Russian to Iraq arms sales, and determines the future of Iraq FMS sales considering the nature of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) conflict.
When the Ice Melts: Developing Proactive American Strategy for the Eurasian Arctic - Oil and Gas Resources, Northern Sea Route, Hazards, Russian Policy, Norwegian Government's High North Strategy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines possible American strategies for dealing with changes in the Arctic region brought about by climate change and global warming.
Military Payloads Hosted on Commercial Satellites: How Can the Space and Missile Systems Center Increase the Number of Commercially Hosted Military Payload Contract Awards? Spectrum Certifications
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 112,250. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the case for commercially hosted military payloads (CHMP).
Nontraditional Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (NTISR) - Making the Most of Airborne Assets - LANTIRN, FLIR Infrared, SAR Radar, ELINT, COMINT, Integration Issues, Cloud Computing
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,830. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study uses nontraditional intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (NTISR), now known in tactics, techniques, and procedures as operations reconnaissance, as a case study to increase combat capability across multiple weapon systems within the Air Force.
The U.S. Navy and the Cuban Missile Crisis - Questions about Kennedy and Schlesinger Accounts, Intelligence from Communications Intercepts Before Spy Photographs, Naval Operations, Navy ASW Operations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,980. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / Cuba
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines the traditional interpretation of the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis and the Navy's quarantine of the island.
Basing Strategies for Air Refueling Forces in Antiaccess/Area-Denial (A2/AD) Environments - Threat from China, Gorilla Ring, Missile Ring, Basing Options, Hardened Bases, Disaggregated Units
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,940. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this paper addresses the challenge of basing air refueling forces in regions marked by scarcities of appropriate airfields and powerful antiaccess/area-denial (A2/AD) threats from regional enemies.
A Giant in the Shadows: Major General Benjamin Foulois and the Rise of the Army Air Service in World War I - Beginnings of Military Aviation, War Department Buys Aeroplane, Foulois on Western Front
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,580. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this paper examines the military career of Maj Gen Benjamin Foulois to determine how his personal qualities and professional skill enabled him to rapidly build up and lead the air arm of the American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) to victory in World War I.
Building Partner Capacity - Special Operations Forces (SOF), Capacity, Resiliency, and the Security Sector, Unraveling Military BPC Enigma, Perspectives for Special Operations Strategy and Planning
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 142,170. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this monograph deals with building partnership capacity (BPC) for U.S. national security.
Persistent Engagement in Columbia - FARC, Rise of the Drug Cartels, Narcoinsurgencies, Uribe Era, Santos Era, Counternarcotics, Background and Lessons Learned, Special Operations Forces (SOF)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 128,110. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this monograph analyzes United States Special Operations Forces' (USSOF) assistance to Colombia in the context of decades of counterinsurgency and counternarcotics operations.
Counterinsurgency in Somalia: Lessons Learned from the African Union Mission in Somalia, 2007-2013 - Insurgents, Harakat al-Shabaab, Somali Piracy, Evolution of AMISOM, U.S. Role, Lessons Learned
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 140,730. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this monograph provides a detailed case study of how the African Union's (AU) largest ever peace support operation—the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM)—sought to achieve its objectives.
2015 Special Operations Essays by the Joint Special Operations University - First Women in SOF, Synchronizing Engagements in Global SOF Network, Training Police Forces, Foreign Internal Defense
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,670. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is a selection of top essays in the 2015 annual essay contest.