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Chris Kyle Biography: The Deadliest American Sniper in the US History
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
What does it take to be a good father at home and a good sniper killer abroad? Was Chris Kyle an American hero or a stone cold killer? He was known as the most lethal American Sniper in the US Military History, because he have killed more than 150 people caused threat to the US soldiers in the Iraq war. There was a bounty reward from $20,000 to $80,000 for his head in Iraq, as every sniper...
Al-Dora
Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » General
Based on a fictionalized true story, this war horror/thriller takes place in the Al-Dora neighborhood of southern Baghdad, during the intense fighting in Iraq of 2004.
Iraq War 2003
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
This book delivers up to the minute information covering everything on this topic in only one hour of reading. It gives essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format.
No Surrender
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,660. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
A Navy SEAL who first overcame a crippling childhood condition and then a devastating training accident, offers his own experiences as lessons in defeating adversity.
The Surge: 2007-2008, U.S. Army Campaigns in Iraq, Bush, General Keane, Petraeus, Frederick Kagan, Stemming Iraq's Collapse into Civil War, Anbar Awakening, Sunni Insurgency, Fight Against al-Qaeda
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,350. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
More than ten years have passed since the United States invaded Iraq to depose the regime of Saddam Hussein, but the conflict's origins and consequences remain controversial. The immediate cause of the war emerged in the wake of the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks by al-Qaeda, when the Bush administration sought to preempt potential threats to the United States and its allies.
Syrian Heat: SAS Operations in Syria & Iraq
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,920. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017 by Digital Dreams Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Syrian Heat follows an SAS trooper on patrol in the ultimate operation against Islamic State (formerly ISIS) in Syria and Iraq. Full of first-hand descriptions of ferocious and bloody fighting with incredible heroism from the most highly trained soldiers in the world. With the SAS, fighting a tenacious enemy with years of experience and fanatical beliefs who are happy to die for their cause.
Sixteen Cases of Mission Command: Historical Accounts of Battles in American Civil War, Battle of Nile, War of 1812, World War II Europe and Pacific, Corregidor, Sicily, Iraq War, Afghanistan War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,610. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This collection of historical vignettes seeks to sharpen our understanding of Mission Command philosophy and practice by providing examples from the past in which Mission Command principles played a decisive role. Some vignettes show junior officers following their commander’s intent and exercising disciplined initiative in very chaotic combat operations.
Renunciation: My Pilgrimage from Catholic Military Chaplain, Hawk on Vietnam, and Medal of Honor Recipient to Civilian Warrior for Peace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,850. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Thomas Fenton. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Renunciation" tells the story of Chaplain (Capt.) Charles Liteky, a Catholic chaplain who was awarded and then renounced and returned the Medal of Honor. As he became aware of the true nature and reasons for the war in Vietnam and after seeing the effects of U.S. government policies in Central America (and, later, Iraq), he became the only Medal of Honor recipient to renounce this honor.
Baseball Caps and Beards: The Perception of U.S. Special Forces by Conventional Forces and Its Impact on Interdependence - History from Eagle Claw and Urgent Fury to Desert Storm and War on Terrorism
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,320. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The path to Interdependence between Conventional Forces (CF) and Special Forces (SF) grew out of the success and failure in combat and peacetime operations over the last three decades. Beginning with the catastrophic collision during Operation Eagle Claw to combined operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, interdependence has been a difficult process.
Impunity: Countering Illicit Power in War and Transition - H.R. McMaster Foreword, Corruption in Afghanistan, Iraq, Haiti, Liberia, Pakistan, Colombia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Russia, Odessa Network
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 200,950. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Among the most insidious challenges to the contemporary state is the corrosive capture and use of illicit power, which both weakens the state and creates among populations the perception of inefficacy, incompetence, and, ultimately, illegitimacy.