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The Future of the Ballistic Missile Submarine Force in the Russian Nuclear Triad - SSBN Force, Delta, Typhoon, Borey Subs, ICBM and Cruise Missile Competition, ALCM, Topol, Bombers, Bear, Blackjack
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 124,180. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study analyzes the current status of the Russian Federation's ballistic missile submarine force.
Early Railroads of New York's Capital District
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,710. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
“Early Railroads of New York’s Capital District” is a thorough history of the Capital Region’s early railroad history from 1826 to the turn of the century, featuring the first three railroads in the state. It details such famous railroads as the Mohawk and Hudson, Rensselaer and Saratoga, Delaware and Hudson, and New York Central, as well as the first horse car and trolley lines.
Lost Industries of Albany County, New York
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,150. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
From its origins as a fur trading post before the Revolution to its transformation into New York’s capital and the hub of transportation networks, Albany County became one of the earliest and greatest industrial centers of America. Albany’s little-known industrial era, which has largely faded into history, is contained in this one well-illustrated volume for the first time.
Air Force Targeting Roadmap - Reinvigorating Targeting, Reachback and Distributed Operations, Systems, Tools, Architectures, Training, Force Management, Precision Munition Bombing Air Campaign
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 124,670. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study address issues with Air Force targeting.
The Role of Congress in the Strategic Posture of the United States, 1970 - 1980 - Nuclear Weapons Doctrine, Arms Control, Nixon and Carter, SALT and ABM Agreements, Kissinger, Assured Destruction
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,720. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study examines the role of Congress in the development of the material strategic posture of the United States from the 92nd through 97th Congresses, covering the period 1970-1980, corresponding roughly to the Nixon through Carter administrations.
The Blind History Lady Presents; The First Things I Learned
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: Free! Words: 53,870. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Inclusive education
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The first book in a historical series of stories that look back at the day-to-day, lives of the average blind man or woman in the United States over the past two centuries. Learn about the blind persons who had come before, all they had to traverse to live a normal life and to accomplish all they did and with so few resources that the blind take for granted today.
Decisionmaking in Operation Iraqi Freedom: The Strategic Shift of 2007 - The Surge, Good Thinking, Good Luck, Good Timing - President Bush, Political and Strategic Context, al-Qaeda, Islamic Terror
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 124,490. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study in the Operation Iraqi Freedom Key Decisions Monograph Series looks carefully at the 2007 decision to surge forces into Iraq.
A "Hollow Army" Reappraised: President Carter, Defense Budgets, and the Politics of Military Readiness - Understaffed, Underfunded, Outdated, Obama Cutbacks, All-Volunteer Force, Modernizing
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,410. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study reexamines the existence of a "hollow army" which became a part of the American political vocabulary more than 30 years ago, in another election year, 1980.
Chain Reaction: Avoiding a Nuclear Arms Race in the Middle East - Historical Lessons on Nuclear Roll Forward and Rollback, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Turkey, NATO, Relevant Nuclear Agreements
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 124,220. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique staff report for the Senate Foreign Relations Committee examines the factors that could motivate states of the Middle East to acquire nuclear weapons.
Girls: A History of Growing Up Female in America
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
"Girls: A History of Growing Up Female in America" tells the stirring stories of a diverse group of American girls, highlighting their spirit, their will, their courage, and their contributions. Images, Chronology, Statues of Girls, Source Note, Bibliography/Webliography. The 2016 ebook is a revised edition of the bestselling, awarding-winning book with the same title (Scholastic, 2000).
MORLAK
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: Serbian. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century, Fiction » Historical » General
Ova knjiga je istorijski roman nastao kao plod mašte zasnovane na podlozi od stvarnih istorijskih događaja i ličnosti koje su živjele u 17. vijeku, u tadašnjoj turskoj i mletačkoj sjevernoj Dalmaciji. Životi likova i događaji koji ih prate su nesvakidašnje zanimljivi pa i stranice ove knjige sadrže mnogo akcije i uzbuđenja. Zato ovo nije običan roman, već svojevrsno putovanje u istoriju.
Brother Booker Ashe - It's Amazing What The Lord Can Do
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » History » American
A biography of America's premier Black monk, aka Milwaukee's Ghetto Friar Tuck. Brother Booker Ashe was many things to many people. A famous clergyman, a civil rights leader, an inner city icon, a national black celebrity, a civic cornerstone, a chef, a theatrical buff, and a brother to all. Talented, charismatic, dynamic & multifaceted - everyone who met the man has a different story to tell.
Speed and the Fog of War: Sense and Respond Logistics in Operation Iraqi Freedom-I (Invasion) - Marine Corps Task Organization as Force Multiplier, Causes of Chaos in Supply Chain, Push versus Pull
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,070. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This case study proposes that the use of sense and respond (S&R) logistics during Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF-I) would have provided logisticians critical decisionmaking information (situational awareness) thereby reducing the fog of war and facilitating more efficient and responsive support to the warfighter.
U.S. Marine Corps Civic Action Effort in Vietnam, March 1965 - March 1966 - Fascinating Historic Document About Civilian Aid and Support Programs Early in the Vietnam War, III Marine Amphibious Force
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 139,720. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique report is professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, providing a fascinating glimpse at military public relations efforts during the early years of the Vietnam War.
Expeditionary Logistics: How the Marine Corps Supports its Expeditionary Operations, Warning Order, Course of Action, Minimize Wasteful Logistics Practices During Sustained Operations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 118,510. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report reviews the state of expeditionary logistics within the U.S. Marine Corps. Expeditionary logistics is further defined within this thesis as the support given to an expeditionary operation. This study further categorizes expeditionary logistics according to the phase of the operation in which they occur.
When the Red Man Won Volume 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 164,430. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American
When the Red Man Won is the story about battles and fights the Indian won. Read some accounts from the year 1493 to 1882 when the American Indian defeated the white man.
Faithfulness Through Generations...Claiming God's Future: Avon Park Church of the Nazarene
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,460. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Avon Park Church of the Nazarene in Avon Park, Florida, celebrates its 90th Anniversary in October 2015. This book is a brief historical overview of the past ninety years.
Aghas, Sheiks, and Daesh in Iraq: Kurdish Robust Action in Turmoil - ISIS, ISIL, Islamic State, Iraqi Kurdistan, Special Operations Forces (SOF), Special Operations Command Central (SOCCENT)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,870. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report thoroughly examines the patronage nature of Iraqi Kurdistan since WWI and provides insight into individuals from minority groups and political parties that are structurally located in positions of brokerage and influence.
B-17, Brennan's Circus - The Plane Who Wouldn't Die
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 34,520. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
It was WWII, October 14, 1943, and the most violent 1-day air battle ever fought was underway. The target was the ball-bearing factories at Schweinfurt, Germany. Before the day was over, 60 of the great B-17 bombers with their crews of 10 men each would fall from the sky. Nearly 600 US airmen would be lost in the span of just 7 hours. It would be the biggest disaster of the war for the USAAF.
Unmanned Tactical Autonomous Control and Collaboration (UTACC) Threat and Vulnerability Assessment - Impersonation or Spoofing an Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) or Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 137,800. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report assesses threats to the Unmanned Tactical Autonomous Control and Collaboration (UTACC) system, which faces many diverse threats and is vulnerable on various fronts, but by applying security mitigation strategies this autonomous technology may be useful for the Marine Corps Warfighting Lab (MCWL).