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In the Interest of Truth: The Life and Science of Surgeon General George Miller Sternberg - Yellow Fever, Bacteriology, Immunology and Cholera in New York City, War with Spain, Progressive Leadership
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 290,440. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book by the U.S. Army is a biography of the life and career of Surgeon General George Sternberg.
"All the Missiles Work" - Technological Dislocations and Military Innovation - Case Study in U.S. Air Force Air-to-Air Armament, Post-World War II through Rolling Thunder - Vietnam, Guns on Planes
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 166,960. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book by the U.S. Air Force examines the role of technology in military innovation, with a case study of the false faith of the military in air-to-air missiles and the subsequent installation of an external cannon gun on the F-4 Phantom jet aircraft.
"Good Tuberculosis Men": The Army Medical Department's Struggle with Tuberculosis (TB) - Mycobacterium, Tubercular Troops, World War I and II, Heliotherapy, Hospitals, Antibiotics and Streptomycin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 264,970. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book by the U.S. Army provides a history of the battle against tuberculosis waged by the Army Medical department from the late 1890s, when it was a ubiquitous presence in society, to the 1960s when it became a curable and controllable disease.
"Some System of the Nature Here Proposed" - Joseph Lovell's Remarks on the Sick Report, Northern Department, Army 1817, Rise of the Modern U.S. Army Medical Department - Second War for Independence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 158,280. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book by the U.S. Army provides a history of the foundations of Army medicine and the modern Army medical department.
Regionally Aligned Forces (RAF): Concept Viability and Implementation - Carlisle Compendia of Collaborative Research - Fires, Intelligence, Movement, Maneuver, Sustainment, Protection, SOF Integration
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 186,040. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book by the U.S. Army provides an analysis of the Regionally Aligned Forces (RAF) concept.
Skilled and Resolute: A History of the 12th Evacuation Hospital and the 212th MASH 1917-2006 - World War I and II, Vietnam, Persian Gulf War Desert Storm, Balkans, Iraq War, Iraqi Freedom, Final Days
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,950. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book by the U.S. Army provides a unique view of an important MASH unit forward deployed medical team from World War I through the Iraqi Freedom campaign.
Buying Time 1965-1966 - The U.S. Army Campaigns of the Vietnam War - Ho Chi Minh, Viet Minh Guerrilla Army, General Westmoreland, People's Army of Vietnam (PAVN), First American Combat Troops
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,830. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book by the U.S. Army provides a unique view of the early days of the Vietnam War.
The Army and Reconstruction, 1865-1877 - The U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War - Military, Presidential, Seven Southern States Rejoin the Union, Reign of Terror, Army Takes on the Ku Klux Klan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,830. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this excellent book by the U.S. Army provide unique insight into the role of the Army in Reconstruction.
Great American Generals: Omar Nelson Bradley - World War II, First Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Korean War, Operation Market Garden, Overlord, Allied Campaign in France, Leadership Lessons
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 212,520. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a comprehensive compilation of military reports, documents, and academic research papers about the life and career of Omar Bradley, who served as the first Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Terrorist and Insurgent Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs): Use, Potentials, and Military Implications - Emerging Threats, Historical Overview, Chronological Narrative, Implications and Policy Responses
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,920. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is an interesting academic research paper outlining the threat posed by terrorists using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and drones.
Complete Guide to the Abu Ghraib Iraq War Prison Abuse Scandal: Major Reports and Investigations, Analysis, Lessons Learned, Impact on Army Profession, Intelligence Process, Detainee Doctrine, Torture
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 615,520. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is a massive compendium of over thirty authoritative reports, investigations, and academic research papers about the Abu Ghraib iraq war prison abuse scandal.
Nascita e sviluppo di Monteleone nella Calabria medievale
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,970. Language: Italian. Published: December 11, 2015 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval
In “Nascita e sviluppo di Monteleone nella Calabria medievale”, frutto di un lungo lavoro di ricerca, si rivive il fascino leggendario della storia di una delle città più importanti della Calabria medievale, Monteleone, l’odierna Vibo Valentia, che ha come sfondo nomi e date importanti, legati alle grandi vicende che hanno contribuito a fare la storia d’Italia e d’Europa.
2015 House Committee Report on Obama Administration Release of Five Taliban GITMO Detainees for the Release of Captive U.S. Army Soldier Robert "Bowe" Bergdahl - Contention That Law Was Broken
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 151,630. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this House Armed Services Committee report, issued in December 2015, presents the results of an inquiry into the Department of Defense's May 2014 transfer of five Taliban detainees to Qatar from the Guantanamo Bay detention facility which was undertaken to secure the recovery of U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl.
The 2005 Iraqi Sunni Awakening: The Role of the Desert Protectors Program - Iraq War and Operation Iraqi Freedom, Anbar, Al Sahawa, Albu-Nimr Tribe in Hit, al-Qaeda Terrorism, Al Qaim, Sheikh Sattar
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,800. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this work contends that the Anbar Awakening, as a movement, started 12 months prior to the proclamation in the northwest of Al Anbar, in Al Qaim District along the Syrian/Iraqi border.
Saudi Arabia: Modernity, Stability, and the Twenty-First Century Monarchy - Wahhabism, Saudi Political and Cultural History, Ibn Saud, Patronage State, Oil Economy, King Abdullah, Contemporary Reality
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 147,340. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this work will be of interest to any reader seeking a better understanding of the political and cultural history in Saudi Arabia.
IEDs in the Context of Appropriate Technology - Understanding and Defeating Artisanal Weapons in Afghanistan and Iraq, Simple but Effective Technologies, Gandhi and Schumacher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,580. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this work suggests that a closer look at the context within which IEDs develop, appropriate technology, could shed light on ways to counteract them.
Attack on the Pentagon: The Medical Response to 9/11 - New York World Trade Center Attack, Flight 93, Somerset, Pennsylvania, Environmental and Mental Health, Remarkable Stories, Wounded Warriors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 186,290. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this work provides a truly unique view of the response of the Army Medical Department to the horror of September 11, 2001.
My Best 80 Years - The Lifetime Recollections of Donald Charles Buckley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,760. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 9, 2015 by Phil Buckley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
Don Buckley lived a boy’s adventure tale. He grew up believing that intrigue, excitement, and even danger were waiting for those curious enough to capture them. From shooting BB guns as a boy to flying World War II bombers as a young man, he found all three. In My Best 80 Years, Don retraces his own steps from boyhood to manhood form the early 1920s to the late 1940s. He shares his escapades grow
Русь. Другая история
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: Russian. Published: December 9, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Кто же такие древние русские, предки украинцев, русских России и беларусов? Почему одни из них как на старшего брата взирают на Москву, а других поворачивает в обратную сторону? Что есть Беларусь, Русь, Россия, Москва и наши предки русы?
Ефросиния Полоцкая
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: Russian. Published: December 9, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Полоцкая княжна Предслава (XII в.) в юные годы постриглась в монастырь под именем Евфросинии, стала выдающейся просветительницей, а впоследствии была причислена к сонму святых и признана небесной покровительницей Белорусской земли. Кроме популярного очерка жизни и духовных подвигов, в книгу включено ее "Житие", обращенные к Евфросинии Полоцкой молитвы, а также рассказ о загадочном исчезновении и п