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Understanding and Managing North Korea's Nuclear Ambitions: DPRK Regime Survival, Use as Deterrence, Leverage, Prestige, Great Power Status, New Approaches to the Rogue State, Kim Family
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,070. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
The North Korean regime's 'hierarchy of nuclear motivations' including its perception of the security, leverage and prestige offered by the possession of nuclear weapons as well as the significant time and energies it has invested in developing a nuclear device, make an actual verifiable dismantling of this program unlikely.
Deliverance Mary Fields, First African American Woman Star Route Mail Carrier in the United States: A Montana History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 199,790. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » American
1885. Emancipated slave, Mary Fields, rushes to the Montana wilderness, saves her friend’s life and remains, surviving inclement weather, peril and plots against her while helping Ursuline nuns and native american girls to survive. Employing strategy, grit and goodwill toward her community for thirty years, Mary Fields manifests a personal version of rightful independence before her death in 1914.
Endülüs
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: Turkish. Published: March 28, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Endülüs ! Bir zamanlar uğruna gemileri yaktığımız sonrasında rahat ve rehavet içinde sorumsuzca elimizden kayıp giden belde. Bugün elimizde olsaydı Avrupanın kontrolünü kolayca yapabileceğimiz belde. Ne garip değilmi hep söyleriz bizden öncekilerde söylemişti.
The Blind History Lady Presents: Pauline Gomez, The Little Teacher With The Big Heart
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
From a single-parent home came a young woman who would not let others’ misplaced kindnesses keep her down. Family and friends all praised Pauline for her intelligence and hard work, but when it came to providing her with a chance at a job, well that was another thing.
El Show de Mao
Price: $6.35 USD. Words: 37,110. Language: Spanish. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Cuatro décadas han pasado desde la muerte de Mao Tse-tung. La Revolución Cultural trató de reescribir la historia, no lo consiguió. Chou EnLai invitó a Richard Nixon y se abrió al turismo. En 1975 pasé 17 días en China, de Cantón a Pekín. Anticipaba visitas cargadas de historia, arte y ópera. Mi viaje fue muy distinto. Solo el Pequeño Libro Rojo resistió el choque con la realidad: ¡era rojo!
Flawed Decisions: The Korean War September - November 1950 - Successful Amphibious Assault at Inchon Followed by Inappropriate Course of Action, Hasty Plan, X Corps to Wonsan, Red China Intervenes
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This paper argues that General MacArthur's decision making after Inchon, between 15 September and late November 1950, was flawed and led to the selection of an inappropriate course of action for operations in North Korea.
Essential Guide to Modern North Korea: Federal Research Country Study with Comprehensive Information and Analysis - Political, Economic, Social, National Security, Nuclear Program, Cult of Kim Family
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 112,550. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this ebook reproduces the official Library of Congress Federal Research Division Country Study of North Korea.
Orhun Abideleri
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 23,930. Language: Turkish. Published: March 26, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Göktürkler, milâttan önceki asırlarda Hunlar tarafından kurulup, değişen sülâleler ve boylar idaresinde devam edegelen Asya'daki büyük Türk imparatorluğun 6.asırla 8.asır arasındaki devresinde hüküm sürmüşlerdir. Orhun Yazıtları, Göktürk İmparatorluğu'nun ünlü hükümdarı Bilge Kağan devrinden kalma altı adet yazılı dikilitaştır.
Essential Guide to Russian Hybrid Warfare: Three Studies on Putin's Crimea Annexation, Assaults on Georgia, Ukraine and Syria, Proxy Forces and Little Green Men, NATO Strategy for Countering Threat
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,500. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Three excellent reports have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction in this compilation: Russia and Hybrid Warfare: Identifying Critical Elements in Successful Applications of Hybrid Tactics * Maskirovka 2.0: Hybrid Threat, Hybrid Response * Wrestling the Bear: The Rise of Russian Hybrid Warfare
Baltic COIN: Using a Counterinsurgency Model to Counter Russian Hybrid Warfare in the Baltics - NATO Response to Putin's Aggression, Protection for Eastern Europe, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,070. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
EUCOM and NATO commanders today face a new threat in Eastern Europe in the form of Russian hybrid warfare, as recently seen in Crimea and the Ukraine. As EUCOM and NATO planners develop operational contingency plans for hybrid warfare in this theater, the tenets of counterinsurgency provide a logical framework for a successful operational design.
Russia's Homegrown Insurgency: Jihad in the North Caucasus - Salafi Islamist Terrorism Challenge, Caucasus Emirate (CE), Chechen Insurgency, Putin Policy, Ethnic Circassian and Akhaz fighters
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The United States has had a bitter set of experiences with insurgencies and counterinsurgency operations, but it is by no means alone in having to confront such threats and challenges. Indeed, according to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, the greatest domestic threat to Russia's security is the ongoing insurgency in the North Caucasus.
History of Israel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Every society is divided in one way or another and essentially that is the human condition.But what we find in Israel is that the extent of the division is stark. We have so many radically different ideas,Israelis live in their own bubble, A look inside the religious divide within Israeli society.
Genios de la Estrategia Militar Volumen IV, Douglas Mc Arthur El César del Siglo XX
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 147,160. Language: Spanish. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
El general Douglas Mc Arthur fue denominado el César de Siglo XX. Según Richard Nixon, fue uno de los hombres más grandes de todos los tiempos. Roosevelt lo llamó la encarnación del pueblo americano, pero Harry Trumman lo destituyó del cargo de Comandante Supremo Aliado por ligereza temperamental y no porque esta decisión favoreciera los intereses estadounidenses luego de la Segunda Guerra Mundial
The Two-Headed Eagle: Faces of Russian Foreign Policy - History of Actions in the Near Abroad of Central and Eastern Europe, Stalin through the Cold War to Vladimir Putin, Restoring Regional Hegemony
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
The former Soviet states in Central and Eastern Europe comprise a prominent portion of the Russian Federation's "Near Abroad." During and since World War II, these countries have alternately served as an adversary avenue of approach and a security zone for the Soviet Union.
¿Fallo Salomónico? ó ¿Piratería Jurídica? Espuria Decisión de la Corte Penal Internacional de La Haya a favor de Nicaragua
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
¿Fallo Salomónico? , ó ¿Piratería Jurídica?, analiza las accidentadas relaciones diplomáticas de la República de Colombia con los tránsfugas gobiernos nicaragüenses a partir de la independencia de las dos naciones de la Corona Española, hasta llegar al espurio fallo de la Corte Internacional de La Haya, que culminó con el abusivo despojo de más de 75.000 km2 de mar territorial colombiano
President George H. W. Bush: A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
George H. W. Bush is an American politician who was the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993 and the 43rd Vice President of the United States from 1981 to 1989. A member of the U.S. Republican Party, he was previously a congressman, ambassador, and Director of Central Intelligence Agency.
Disasters of the Pikes Peak Region
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 131,270. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
A community’s recorded collective memory is often benchmarked by frightening experiences and by the second-hand tales told, and retold, by others. More often than not, these delineations in time are disastrous events like fire, flood, or catastrophic occurrences such as drought, financial crisis, or explosion. Disasters of the Pikes Peak Region describes many such events in vivid detail.
Increasing Uncertainty: The Dangers of Relying on Conventional Forces for Nuclear Deterrence - Critique of the Nuclear Posture Review, Global Zero, Risk of Conventional Prompt Global Strike Missiles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The US decision to meet the needs of deterrence by relying less on nuclear weapons and instead developing conventional weapons that can have strategic effects may not have had the intended deterrent effect on Russia and China. Far from encouraging them to reduce the importance of nuclear weapons in their national security strategy, it may have inspired them to rely more on nuclear weapons.
Wrestling the Bear: The Rise of Russian Hybrid Warfare - Enter Vladimir Putin, Estonia, Georgia, Ukraine and Crimea, Shootdown of Flight MH17, NATO and Countering the Hybrid Threat, Little Green Men
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,540. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
The Russian government has waged two major military campaigns since 1991: the invasion of the Republic of Georgia (2008) and the annexation of Crimea from the Ukraine (2014). Russia also conducted numerous other military operations, employing unconventional warfare, irregular warfare and hybrid warfare.
Russian Organizational Learning in the Context of the Afghanistan and Chechnya Counterinsurgencies - Soviet Military History, Operational Art, World War II, Interventions in Hungary and Czechoslovakia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,950. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Russia, like the United States, has experienced its struggles with counterinsurgency warfare. In Afghanistan, the Russian General Staff chose to approach the operation with a violently offensive mindset.