Books tagged: american civil war

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Valverde
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,700. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A Texan and a New Mexican meet over the barrel of a shotgun at the Civil War Battle of Valverde
Civil War Logistics: Effects of Logistics on Pea Ridge Campaign - Overall American Civil War Sustainment, Federal and Confederate Leaders, Battle in the Southwest Without Railroads or Navigable Water
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This study examines the logistical system that supported the Federal Army of the Southwest in the American Civil War during the Pea Ridge Campaign of January-March, 1862, under the command of Brigadier General Samuel R. Curtis.
American Civil War History: Battlefield Atlas of Price's Missouri Expedition of 1864 – Road to Saint Louis, Battle of Lexington, Mine Creek, Marmaduke’s Raids, General Samuel Curtis, Sterling Price
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,170. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This exceptionally detailed and authoritative atlas of a major Civil War campaign is a superb leader development tool and educational reference, providing a heavy dose of tactical detail and a significant focus on the operational level of war. The campaign provides a host of issues to be examined.
Mission Command: Historical Roots of Mission Command in U.S. Army – Analysis of Generals Zachary Taylor, Ulysses S. Grant, and Pershing, Civil War, Vicksburg Campaign, World War I Expeditionary Forces
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,750. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Mission orders as described in ADP 6-0, are the foundation of mission command, because it sets the tone of a command climate. Mission orders tell a subordinate what to do and why he is doing it, but does not tell him how.
Manufacturing the Horns of Dilemma: A Theory of Operational Initiative – Case Studies of Grant's 1864 Overland Campaign, Eighth Army in Korean War, Israeli-Hezbollah War of 2006
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,580. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This monograph proposes a theory of initiative that states that an army can seize, retain, and exploit the operational initiative by constant reorientation that fosters aligning its operational concept against its opponent's limitations and weaknesses, and limits an opponent's freedom of action through the arrangement of tactical actions to reduce key opponent capabilities.
Commanders' Responsibilities in the Operations Process during the 1864 Red River Expedition - Defeat of Union General Nathaniel Banks Between Louisiana and Little Rock, Arkansas in American Civil War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
A commander has the responsibility to understand, visualize, describe, direct, lead, and assess his forces during the operations process. Failure to abide by any one of these responsibilities may lead to a disruption in operations.
If the North Had Won the Civil War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,220. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017 by Commander James Bondage. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
An alternate history set in a nightmarish Confederacy, where anyone with a drop of Black blood is confined to "Preserve", half of the book is the story of a young history professor who decides to challenge the system by writing a book that will challenge the status quo, and maybe land him in jail. His book, an historically detailed alternate history of the war, constitutes the other half.
Building Celebration House
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,890. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Carrie Hansen is determined to realize her dream of restoring an antebellum mansion and opening it to the public as an event venue - a place for people to celebrate the best days of their lives. Now if only she can convince the ghosts who inhabit the house to stop scaring away her paying guests.
We're Ready (The Journal of Cable Black)
Price: $1.52 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A lazy military man wakes up to find himself in a chaotic United States. He intended to miss a mandatory deployment by hiding away in his barracks room closet. The world around him in pieces, as political tensions and civil war engulfs America. We are brought into this story through the evolving mind and journal of this young man as he grows in both character and writing ability.
Deconstructing Afghanistan: How Does America's Past Inform Afghanistan's Future? Taliban Political Reconciliation, Historical Comparison with American Civil War, Security and Economic Factors
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,350. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This excellent report, professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, suggests a path for Afghanistan's post-2014 future based on the post-Civil War experience of the US South.