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Operational Cybersecurity Risks and Their Effect on Adoption of Additive Manufacturing in the Naval Domain - Navy, Air Force, Army Survey of 3D Printing Technology for Military and Security Threats
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,480. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing
Additive manufacturing (AM) has been proven to provide multiple benefits over traditional manufacturing methods including cost-savings, mission adaptability, and increased unit capabilities. Multiple Department of Defense (DOD) organizations are exploring and utilizing AM technology, and efforts are ongoing to determine how best to achieve large-scale adoption of AM in the U.S. Navy (USN).
Assessing Possible Improvements in NATO's Non-Strategic Nuclear Deterrence Forces - Addition of Nuclear Cruise Missile (Nuclear Tomahawk Land Attack Missile TLAM-N) on Surface Ships Proposed
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,450. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
The strategic threat Russia presents to NATO's Allies in the Baltic region has become acute. The Alliance must find a means to deter Moscow from attempting a similar action in the former Soviet Baltic republics that are now NATO member states.
The Non-Conformist and His Revolution
Price: Free! Words: 48,620. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
The world would witness a revolution: The Industrial Revolution, a revolution that would change not only England, the UK as a whole - but the whole wide world.
VICTOR BANJO
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
An Untold Account of the Nigerian Civil War
Vore Panserskibe 1863-1943
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 98,540. Language: Danish. Published: July 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Kommandørkaptajn R. S. Steensens centrale værk om den danske flådens panserskibe fra midten 1800-tallet og frem til 2. Verdenskrig. Bogen beskriver både skibenes tilblivelse, deres design, våben og maskineri samt ikke mindst deres omfattende karrierer i flådens tal.
The Navy's Current Ethics Strategy and Potential Methods for Improvement - Study of Private Sector Leadership Development and Educational Techniques to Modernize Navy Ethics Training Strategy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,870. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Law » Ethics & Professional Responsibility
The researchers analyze the Navy Leadership Development Framework as it pertains to ethics training, comparing current Navy strategies with best practices of leadership development and educational techniques in the private sector, other government departments, and military services.
A Last Survivor of the Orphan Trains, A Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2018 by Orphan Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Homeless at age four, he found an extraordinary path through nine decades of U.S. history.
The Weaponization of Migration: Examining Migration as a 21st Century Tool of Political Warfare - Thorough Historical Analysis of Dispossessive, Exportive, Militarized, and Coercively-Engineered Types
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
While many migrants seek to improve social and economic status, others come in search of asylum due to conflict, political repression, or fear of persecution in their country of origin. As globalization steadily diffuses international power and blurs the line between war and peace, human migration is becoming a viable weapon in the arsenal of many state and non-state actors.
Looking Up: Conditions for Insurgent Airpower in Unconventional Warfare - Case Studies of Hmong Pilots in Laos During the Vietnam War, and Tamil Air Tigers in Sri Lanka, Imperatives Governing Usage
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Using military doctrine and other relevant literature to merge principles of UW, insurgencies, and air operations, the study forms theorized conditions and employment imperatives for insurgent air. It then tests these theorized conditions and imperatives against two historic case studies, Hmong pilots in Laos and the Tamil Air Tigers in Sri Lanka.
Insurgent Uprising: An Unconventional Warfare Wargame - Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) Practical Exercise to Reinforce UW Training, Special Forces COIN Against Guerrillas
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
United States Army Special Operation Command (USASOC) can expect an increased demand for unconventional warfare (UW) in the coming years and is refocusing its priorities accordingly. As United States Special Operation Command (USSOCOM) trains, equips, and restructures to meet future UW requirements, a practical exercise educational tool may prove critical to reinforcing UW readiness.
Conquistador de los mares: Historia de Magallanes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,370. Language: Spanish. Published: July 9, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Biografía del marinero portugués Fernando de magallanes, cuya intrepidez y tenacidad condujo a fuerzas navales de la marina española a encontrar el lugar en el planeta donde se unían los océanos Atlántico y Pacífico. Un libro lleno de emociones y aventuras que no puede faltar en la biblioteca de un buen lector
Three Days in Gettysburg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,840. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2018 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » American
Three Days in Gettysburg tells the true story of the braided lives of three young people against the vivid and horrifying backdrop of the crucial Civil War battle at Gettysburg. The three grew up together, but by the time war came to their hometown, their lives had taken surprisingly different paths. From Iraq War veteran and award-winning journalist Brian Mockenhaupt.
Promises of Political Dialogue: Changes in Myanmar's Ceasefire Process - President Thein Sein and the Border Guard Forces (BGF), Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) with Tatmadaw National Military
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,460. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Myanmar's central government has wrestled with ethnically linked violence and separatism since its independence in 1948. Bilateral ceasefire efforts in the late 1980s and early 1990s achieved partial success, as many ethnic minority groups agreed to the ceasefires.
Blackpool and the Fylde During WW1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,620. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Though this is a locally focused history of Blackpool, a holiday resort town on the North West coast of the UK, its population in 1914-19, had an international flavour, with an influx of billeted troops, US medical base hospitals and Belgian refugees being among the most prominent.
The DSCA Corps: Bridging the Gap Between the Profession of Arms and Domestic Operations - Defense Support to Civil Authorities Case Study of Hurricane Sandy and Cascadia Rising Earthquake Exercise
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,750. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » History » Military
An examination of two cases, the 2012 response to Hurricane Sandy and the 2016 Cascadia Rising earthquake response exercise, identifies several shortfalls in integration and coordination between the Army, other service components, and civil authorities.
Sharia in the Evolution of Order
Series: Translation. You set the price! Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
The future development of Sharia is still unknowable, but you can reasonably infer from its historical and evolutionary model that where the power of the vanguard parties is stronger, the local order resources will be consumed more violently.
Crean - The Extraordinary Life of an Irish Hero
Price: $13.13 USD. Words: 47,860. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
An heroic tale that covers the remarkable story of Tom Crean, who was born into poverty in late 19th century Ireland and who went on to serve under Captain Robert Falcon Scott, on two expeditions to Antarctica, Discovery 1901-1904 and the fateful Terra Nova expedition 1910-1913. Later, in 1914, Crean served with Sir Ernest Shackleton on the Endurance expedition 1914-1916.
Game of the Far East in the 20th Century between Japan and the Soviet Union
Series: Translation. You set the price! Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Extract: So everyone is on their way. If you are one who is above vulgar interests and willing to sacrifice realistic interests for great purposes, including sacrificing the interests of others, the interests of your own people and your own interests, you will sooner or later receive the kind of results you deserve.
Risk Mitigation and Leadership in Tactical U.S. Army Infantry Training - Combat Readiness Affected by Commander's Authority to Execute Risk Mitigation, Case Studies in Korean and Vietnam Wars
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 49,610. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
While conditions that simulate combat are dangerous and present inherent risks, the mitigation of that risk prevents the adequate simulation of a high-intensity combat situation.
Italy's Carabinieri and Contemporary Security Challenges - Working With European Gendarmerie Forces (EGF), European Union (EU), and NATO on Migrant Crisis, Border Control, and Organized Crime
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
Since its founding in 1814 as a police force in the Kingdom of Sardinia, the Italian Carabinieri has demonstrated success. To meet contemporary security challenges, the Italian Carabinieri has adapted its police and military capacities to address both internal and external threats while working together with the European Gendarmerie Forces (EGF), EU, and NATO.