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Gender Integration on U.S. Navy Submarines: Views of the First Wave - Legislative Changes and Service Efforts, Officer Accessions, Enlisted Inclusion, Submarine Culture, Benefits, Treatment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,670. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report is an ethnographic case study documenting the experiences of the first group of women integrated into the United States Submarine Force.
Encyclopedia of the Chindits, Orde Wingate, China, Burma Campaign, India (CBI), Myanmar Theater in World War II: Guerrillas, Light Infantry, Magic and Ultra, Slim, Commandos, Merrill's Marauders
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 591,190. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces twenty important government documents, reports, and studies dealing with World War Two military dramas involving the Chindits, Orde Wingate, the Burma Campaign, China and India.
Paris : Walks on the Dark Side
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » European
A practical guide for the tourist interested in exploring the dark and macabre side of the City of Light. This book focuses on sites of Paris connected with events that occurred from the 16th century to just after the French Revolution..
Short of General War: Perspectives on the Use of Military Power in the 21st Century - Al-Qaeda, Future of Warfare, Africa Command, Militarization of U.S. Foreign Policy, Counterinsurgency, Iraq
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 229,560. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this anthology features perspectives on the use of military power across the spectrum of conflict in the 21st century, short of or following general war.
Crisis Fleeting: Original Reports on Military Medicine in India and Burma in the Second World War - Chinese Liaison Detail, With Wingate's Chindits, Record of Heedless Valor, Marauders and Microbes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 319,200. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book provides a distinctive account of military medical service activities in India and Burma during World War II.
Armed Escort for Special Air Operations - An Operational Concept, World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Order of Battle Analysis, Special Operations Forces (SOF), Helicopters, Aircraft, Electronic Combat
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 127,150. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book study hypothesizes that armed escort is required to protect special operations lift helicopters inserting, extracting, or resupplying SOF ground teams deep in the enemy rear.
Effects of UAVs on Interstate Relationships: A Case Study of U.S. Relations With Pakistan and Yemen - UAS, Drones, al-Qaeda, AQAP, Saudi Arabia, Arab Spring, Anwar al-Awlaki, Collateral Damage
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,640. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book investigates how the use of UAVs as part of the counter-terrorism campaigns in Yemen and Pakistan has affected U.S. relations with those countries and whether the current arrangements are the best policies to combat terrorism in these countries.
Libya: A Contemporary Conflict in a Failing State - From Italian Colonial Rule to Gaddafi's Coup, Emergence of Islamic State, ISIL, ISIS, Jamahiriya, Islamist Forces, Regional Militia, Arab Spring
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 126,940. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the turmoil in Libya.
Sporting Pastimes at Seaham Harbour
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,530. Language: British English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Lacrosse
The development of sport as a social pastime began to grow from the mid-19th century when working people began to enjoy the concept of the "weekend" when they did not work. This exploration of sporting pastimes at Seaham Harbour covers the period from 1835 through to the mid-20th century when sport and recreational activities were woven into the very social fabric of every-day life in the town.
The Oldest City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,680. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A collection of 24 accounts of famous people and events in 450 years of St. Augustine history in 1,000-word briefs. St. Augustine’s struggles for survival 200 years before the American Revolution / the Spanish defenders and English attackers / the Seminole War Chief Osceola / the Castillo de San Marcos / the magnificent Hotel Ponce de Leon and the first free back settlement.
Uriah Levy: From Cabin Boy to Commodore
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 27,270. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Uriah Phillips Levy declared himself “an American, a sailor, and a Jew." On his way to achieving the Navy's highest rank of Commodore, Levy faced pirates, a mutinous crew, and six courts-martial, which led to three dismissals from service. He helped abolish flogging as a means of punishment and saved Monticello (President Jefferson’s estate) from destruction.
Encyclopedia of Strategic Nuclear Forces - Missiles, Bombers, Submarines, Triad, Warheads, Modernization Plans, ICBM, SLBM, START Treaty, Long-Range Standoff (LRSO), Global Strike, Verification
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 312,750. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces sixteen important government documents, reports, and studies dealing with American strategic nuclear forces, including the elements of the nuclear triad (missiles, bombers, and submarines), arms control issues and treaties, and modernization plans.
German Views of Irregular Warfare - Hessian Officer Johann Ewald, Carl von Clausewitz, Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck, Otto Skorzeny in World War II, Commando Raid, Friedrich von der Heydte, Otto Heilbrunn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,890. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the rich German tradition of irregular warfare.
Analysis of Department of Defense Social Media Policy and its Impact on Operational Security - Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats (SWOT), Terrorism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book analyzes current DOD social media policy to determine how it can be changed to improve operational security.
U.S. Air Force (USAF) Energy Policy: Horizons Science and Technology Vision, Strategic Plan, Air Domain, Harvesting, Game-changing Concepts, Space, Propulsion, Storage, Cyber Domain, Infrastructure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,960. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces three important reports from the U.S. Air Force about energy policy and the service: U.S. Air Force Energy Strategic Plan; Energy Horizons: United States Air Force / Energy S&T Vision 2011-2026; Energy Horizons: A Science and Technology Vision for Air Force Energy.
The Career Cost: Does It Pay for a Military Pilot to Leave the Service for the Airlines? Aviation Retention, Military Compensation, Flight Pay, Allowance for Housing, Subsistence, Airline Compensation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,750. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines military and airline compensation for pilots. The military is experiencing a pilot retention problem that is getting worse.
Political Warfare and Contentious Politics - Chilean Case Study under Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Social Movement, Italian Political Parties, Socialists, Communists, Polity Models, Direct and Indirect
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 136,610. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines if increased Department of Defense (DOD) involvement in political warfare (PW) is justified.
Slumbering Thunder — A Primer for Confronting the Spread of Federal Indian Policy and Tribalism Overwhelming America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Law » Indigenous Peoples
Slumbering Thunder provides informational strength and reference for a basic knowledge of government decisions affecting your life, the lives of struggling tribal families, and the future of your state, and our country.
Farmers Directory Lincoln County, Ontario - circa 1891
Series: Farmers Directory 1891 series, Book 3. Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 31,900. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by CBPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Farmers Directory circa 1891 for southern Ontario counties on Lake Erie. Primary Source documentation such as: Asher Anderson Caistorville t (tenant) Conc1 Lot 17 Note Non-residents include cities and towns within New York state.
Leading The Way: The History of Air Force Civil Engineers, 1907-2012 - Airfields, Red Horse, World War I and II, Special Projects, DEW Line, BMEWS, ICBM, Atlas, Titan, Minuteman, Air Force Academy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 528,580. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book provides a comprehensive history of U.S. Air Force civil engineers from 1907 through 2012.