Books tagged: cold war

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Those Were The Days, My Friend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Ethics & morals
We were all about hot cars, loud music and dancing the night away. It was a time of innocence, sex wasn’t passed out like cotton candy and drugs were unheard of. We did overindulge in alcohol, but our shenanigans were mild compared to what came in the decades to follow. There were problems, always has been, always will be. Divorce was practically unheard of.
Learning to Leave: The Preeminence of Disengagement in U.S. Military Strategy - Cold War, Iraq War, New World Order, Effects of Barriers, Revealing Misperceptions That Hinder Ending Wars and Conflicts
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,180. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This excellent report, professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, informs strategy at the highest stations of power.
When You Get a Job to Do, Do It: The Airpower Leadership of Lt. General William H. Tunner - The Underappreciated Contributions to Airlift, World War II and Cold War, Hump and Berlin Airlift Operations
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,870. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This excellent report, professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, examines the underappreciated work of Lt. Gen. William H. Tunner and his contributions to the airlift element of airpower.
Reflections of a Middling Cold Warrior: Should the Army Air Corps Be Resurrected? The Case for an Autonomous Air Force, World War II, Nuclear Weapons, Aviation Technologies, Personalities, Cultures
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,260. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
With the ending of the Cold War, the apparent conclusion of many political leaders of states that war is hardly a practical tool of statesmanship, and the recent preoccupations of the American military on counterinsurgency, some people have wondered whether the original reasons for the founding of a separate air force are any longer valid.
Force and Accommodation in World Politics: Bargaining with Threats and Incentives, Carrots and Sticks, Case Studies of Quemoy Crisis, Berlin, Cuban Missile Crisis, Vietnam War, Kennan and Containment
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 125,350. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The major purpose of this book is to point out that for a variety of reasons, conciliatory approaches—accommodative measures— have too often been avoided by the United States and, if used, have too often been undervalued in comparison to military force.
Thoughts Are Free
Series: East Berlin Series. Pre-release—available January 6, 2017. Price: $5.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
East Berlin, 1994: The GDR is divided by a referendum and fascist skinheads roam the streets. Four years later, the GDR is in turmoil: in a city ravaged by politics and economic meltdown it's time for the dreamers of 1989 face up to hard reality. But when an ex-Stasi agent goes undercover on a mission against the fascists, events begin to spiral out of control
90,000 Tons of Diplomacy: How the U.S. Navy Supports Naval Aviation - Aircraft Carrier Fleet for America's Worldwide Commitment, Conducting Contingency Operations, History of Naval Aviation Interest
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,710. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the role of U.S. Navy aviation and aircraft carriers in the current world climate.
False Flags.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,010. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A stunning spy thriller in the final days of the Cold War, a powerhouse 'endgame' back-alley tale based on actual events!
Åbent hav. Mit liv i Søværnet 1945-1990
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 101,220. Language: Danish. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Biografi om søofficeren Jørgen F. Bork, der gjorde tjeneste i den danske flåde fra 1945-1990.
Tomboy
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016 by Torquere Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1950s America, everyone is expected to come out of a cookie-cutter mold. But Harriet Austin prefers the people who don't—like Jackie, the school tomboy.