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Effects of Doctrine and Experience on Close Air Support Operations in Korea (1950-1951) - Differences between Naval, Marine, and Air Force, CAS at Pusan, Organization, Weapons, and Communications
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Close Air Support provided by Naval and Marine airpower in Korea differed than that provided by the United States Air Force. This difference can be traced back to each services experience prior to Korea.
Army and Air Force Subcultures: Effects on Joint Operations - Example from History, U.S. Army Air Force Development During World War II, Air Force Culture in the Cold War, Korean and Vietnam War
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,960. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Joint effectiveness of U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army forces is critical to achieving national objectives in today's strategic environment. Constrained procurement budgets and unprecedented and diverse missions call for effective dialogue and synergy between land and air forces.
Earth, Wind, and Fire: Elemental Properties of Army and Air Force Cooperation in Close Air Support (CAS) 1945-1991 - Study of the Most-Dangerous Scenario - Nuclear Weapons, Cold War, to Desert Storm
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,790. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The study examines how designing a force for the most-dangerous scenario affects the Air Force's ability to cooperate with the Army and conduct joint missions, specifically CAS. Tomorrow's fight is unknown, but a near certainty is that it will be a joint fight and therefore it is imperative for the Air Force to foster inter-service cooperation.
The Evolution of Integrated Close Air Support (CAS): World War II, Korea and the Future of Air-Ground Combined Arms Synergy - Detailed Study of Leaders von Richthofen, McCutcheon, and Quesada
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This thesis addresses the evolution of integrated close air support (CAS) from its birth to the present. By comparing three air arms' development of CAS, it provides a historical bedrock for the controversies and discord that surround debate regarding the tactic.
Decisive Combined Arms Maneuver and Atomic Fires: The Emergent Role of the Artillery - Chronological Study of Army Doctrine from 1919 to 1954 - Korean War Impact of More Artillery in Heavier Calibers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The purpose of this monograph is to provide context for the examination of doctrine as it evolves during and following a period of conflict. To accomplish this, the lenses of anticipation, adaptation, and emergence are applied to the U.S. Army Field Artillery's role through a chronological historical case study of U.S. Army Field Artillery doctrine from 1919-1954.
Why Security Force Assistance Fails - Case Studies of Korea after World War II and Iraqi Security Forces During Coalition Forces Occupation Against ISIL, Strategies Must Be Adjusted Based on Dynamics
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
The nature of U.S. armed conflict in the twenty-first century has seen a decrease in the use of force to exclusively achieve military end states in support of policy objectives. This forces military practitioners and policy makers to reconcile the differences between the military's traditional role of conducting combined arms maneuver and the recent trends of large-scale stability operations.
Peaceful Consensus: How China's Changing Governance Structure Has Affected Its Use of Military Force - Mao Zedong, Responses to Korean War, Taiwan Strait Crises, Cross-Strait Relations, Xi Jinping
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Since Mao Zedong founded the People's Republic of China (PRC) in 1949, it has fought in one major war and several skirmishes, and has frequently used military force in the form of coercive diplomacy. The pattern of China's use of force, however, has steadily declined over time.
Risk Mitigation and Leadership in Tactical U.S. Army Infantry Training - Combat Readiness Affected by Commander's Authority to Execute Risk Mitigation, Case Studies in Korean and Vietnam Wars
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 49,610. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
While conditions that simulate combat are dangerous and present inherent risks, the mitigation of that risk prevents the adequate simulation of a high-intensity combat situation.
Dead Man's Salute
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
"Leave Luther's body right where we flung it," Bates said. "You aren't burying anyone today." After Sally Mae Webster phoned me up to tell me that my Korean War buddy Luther Webster had been shot and killed by the Bates brothers I knew that I wasn't going to stop until I had righted that wrong. I wonder just how many graves I was going to have to dig today.
Deterrence Theory in the Contemporary Operating Environment - Case Studies of U.S. and North Korea, India and Pakistan Standoff and Kargil War, Libyan Bombing, Iraq, and Bin Laden Embassy Bombings
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Looking at four case studies, this study finds that while the existing theories do not account for some acts of aggression and limited deterrence failures, deterrence theory in general is still applicable to the current and future strategic environment.