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A Book of Five Rings: A Practical Guide To Strategy by Miyamoto Musashi by Theresa M. Moore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,150. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A retranslation by Theresa M. Moore of the master work on strategy with principles which can be applied to the battlefield, gaming, and the boardroom, as written by the master ronin and kensei (sword saint) Miyamoto Musashi. It includes a biography of Musashi and essays on history and the martial arts traditions of Japan; and art galleries.
Троянский конь Британской империи by Lev Gunin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: Russian. Published: September 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
Эта работа является расширенной версией одной из глав капитального исторического труда того же автора на тысячах страниц (2009, на сайте Баландина с начала 2014 г.). Это сенсационное историческое открытие: глубокое исследование, с изложением удивительных событий по теме неизвестной страницы британо-российских отношений. Тут есть и прогнозы и предсказания, уже сбывшиеся или сбывающиеся.
GDP-Based Burden Sharing in NATO: The Politics of Defense Financing - Study of Military Spending by Allies Germany, France, Poland, Italy, Greece, Defense Secretary Mattis Policy under President Trump by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,060. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
NATO as a whole has struggled to sufficiently fund the capabilities necessary for its mission effectiveness, even as individual Allies (above all, the United States) have spent enormous amounts on defense. At the same time, some Allies have made significant security contributions—e.g., basing facilities and aid for migrants—that have not shown up in their defense budgets.
Foreign Policy Under Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi - Egypt Role in Ongoing Conflicts in Gaza Strip, Syrian Crisis, Yemeni Civil War, Impact on U.S. Interests in Middle East and North Africa by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,920. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Egypt, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
President al-Sisi's regional foreign policy decisions have taken a different approach compared to past Egyptian presidencies. Understanding where Egypt is headed and the backbone of al-Sisi's foreign policies is important not only for U.S. interests in the Middle East and North Africa, but for regional security and stability.
Foundations for Economic Development in Latin America - Review of Core Literature on Industrial Revolution, Fundamental Principles at Work, Case Study of Mexico Revealing Needed Institutions by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
Theory attempting to explain poverty and development is vast, varied, and, in many ways, inconclusive. In this thesis, I review core literature on the Industrial Revolution and the rise of Western Europe and the Asian Tigers, finding that their economic development rested on a cycle of three fundamental principles: rule of law, access to capital, and strong, yet restrained, bureaucratic capacity.
Integration and Implication of Space Education at the United States Naval Academy - Navy and Marine Corps Space Cadre and Support Requirements, Midshipmen Academic Development by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Space competency is critical to winning our future wars. Over the past 60 years, the United States Navy (USN) has played an essential role as an active enabler of space-based capabilities. In this day and age, when adversaries continue to mature their own space capabilities to deny U.S. capabilities.
Cooking in a Teacup Before and After: An Autobiographical True Tale by Lesley J Mooney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,880. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » History » Biography
My own individual, real life experience in taking on station cooking in North Queensland, when ‘totally inexperienced'. This position was intriguing with new adventures ahead for me, in the unknown country of the Australian outback.
China's Response to the Global Financial Crisis: Examining the Incentives Behind China's Stimulus Package - Economic, Social, and Political Argument Impacting Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Perception by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,730. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
This thesis examines the incentives behind China's decision to implement its aggressive $585 billion economic stimulus package in response to the global financial crisis, or GFC. The thesis assesses the explanatory power of economic, social, and political causal factors to explain China's decision.
Costs and Benefits of Uniform Commonality for the Navy and Marine Corps - Comprehensive History of Uniforms, Benefits to Consolidation from Increased Concealment, Safety, and Functionality by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,350. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This research used uniforms of the United States Navy and Marine Corps to explain the costs and benefits of the services consolidating uniforms and wearing a single functional uniform. This study examined the history of Navy and Marine Corps uniforms.
Analysis of Department of Defense (DoD) Support in Domestic Disaster Relief - Analysis of Federal Response to 2017 Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, Importance of Pre-Positioning Supplies by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,370. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Our research analyzed Department of Defense (DoD) involvement in the disaster relief efforts for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. During the 2017 hurricane season, the United States experienced three major hurricanes in rapid succession. These events tested the hurricane responses of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and have left some wondering why the DoD was slow to respond.
Just Strike: A Commander's Guide to Preemptive Self-Defense - Fascinating Analysis of Conditions Necessary to Strike First, Returning Preemption to Its Rightful Place Onto the Moral Side of War by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
A commander must justifiably believe three things: that an unjust aggressor is poised to attack, that her capacity to avert an attack is constrained by an imminent decision point or last window of opportunity, and that preemption is part of a moral-risk proportionate strategy. In any event, a commander must decide to preempt or not preempt under conditions of uncertainty.
Civil Liberties in the Absence of Legislative Intelligence Oversight: Lessons Learned from Uruguay - Earlier Atrocities of Military Dictatorship Prior to Consolidation of Democracy by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,810. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
This study analyzes contemporary civil-military relations in Uruguay with respect to its intelligence organizations. Uruguay operated for twelve years under military dictatorship until 1985, when the country peacefully transitioned to democracy.
A Brief History of Bashulia’s National Constitution by Zhongjing Liu
Series: Translation. You set the price! Words: 25,970. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Extract: When I was writing an article on Douban in 2008, I said, "The die has not landed yet." However, now the die is cast. At the moment when the die is cast, the position you choose is your position for the next few decades. You will no longer have the opportunity to re-select in the future. It's your turn to choose.
Corruption in Brazil: Why are Manifestations on the Rise? The Mensalao Scandal, Operation Lava Jato, Odebrecht Scandal, Rousseff Impeachment, Plea Bargaining, Effect on Democracy and Security by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,730. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Why is political corruption in Brazil being recognized now, and why are political leaders finally being held accountable? While many studies attempt to prove or disprove the many causes that lead to corruption, this study takes a slightly different approach.
Organizational Culture in Air Force Special Operations Command AFSOC: Myths and Realities - America's Air Commandos in Counterinsurgency and Counterterrorism Viewed as Not Inclined to Innovate by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 25,070. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
For 40 years a large amount of literature has concluded that organizational culture and innovation are closely linked. This study uses a prominent organizational culture diagnostic tool, the organizational culture assessment instrument, to map the organizational culture of Air Force Special Operations Command operational units and determine if the organization is naturally inclined to innovate.
The Impact of Political Liberalization on Sino-Myanmar Cooperation - Detailed History from the Pauk-Phaw Period to the USDP Years, Aung San Suu Kyi and the NLD, the Rohingya Challenge by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Using a historical comparative analysis of bilateral cooperation from the State Peace and Development Council (SPDC), the Union Solidarity Development Party (USDP), and the National League for Democracy (NLD) years, this study indicates that political liberalization temporarily weakened Myanmar's foreign policy with China, which historically has been characterized as Pauk-Phaw, or fraternal.
Hard Tears Soft Laughter by James Lauder
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,740. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
So many stories have arisen from the horrific events from the Second World War. But the unique and frank voice of James Lauder opens your eyes to a whole new view. From his detailed account of how the Dieppe raid went horribly wrong to the tedium and camaraderie of a German prisoner of war camp...
The Guard Dogs of Babylon by Lewis Henry
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Lewis Henry lived through the post World War II demise of European imperial adventures. After centuries of conflict, genocide and slavery of indigenous peoples to maximise profits from their colonies, the ruling powers confronted each other in a devastating war.
Proceso histórico del 20 de julio de 1810 by Documentos Históricos de Colombia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,950. Language: Swedish. Published: August 30, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Recopilación de los documentos históricos más improtantes de los hechos sucedidos el 20 de julio de 1810, cuando los habitantes de Santafe se rebelaron contra la corona española y señalaron el inicio de la guerra de independencia de la actual Colombia contra la corona española. Libro que no debe faltar en la biblioteca de todo colombiano en cualquier parte del mundo.