Books tagged: maritime

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Climate Change and International Competition: The U.S. Army in the Arctic Environment - American Capabilities, Increase in Maritime Activity as Arctic Sea Ice Recedes from Global Warming
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,480. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This research evaluates the United States (US) Army's Arctic capability to determine if it possesses the means to achieve the strategic objectives articulated in the 2013 National Strategy for the Arctic Region and 2013 Department of Defense Arctic Strategy. This monograph argues that the US Army has an Arctic capability gap at the operational level.
Line in the Waters: The South China Dispute and its Implications for Asia
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Line in the Waters, edited by Abhijit Singh, looks at emerging security dynamics in the Southeast Asian littorals and their impact on Asian geopolitics and security.
The "Roaring Forties" - The Arena for Tomorrow's War, Future Marine Corps Conflicts, Strategic Shipping Lanes and Chokepoints, Latin America, Guerrilla Warfare, Southern Hemisphere
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
To examine four issues as determinants in the location of future conflicts in which Marine Corps forces would be involved. The United States bases its foreign policy and military preparedness upon blunting general war in Europe.
Anti-Submarine Warfare: What is its Role in the New Maritime Strategy? ASW, Deterrence and Forward Deployment, SSK Capability Trends of Threat Countries, LCS, MH-60S/R, UUVs, Virginia class SSN, MMA
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: May 12, 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 anti-submarine warfare in the new U.S. Navy maritime strategy.
Bunker Claims Prevention: A Guide to Good Practice, Third Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,140. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016 and represented by The North of England PandI Association. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
This unique illustrated guide explains how to avoid the potentially enormous losses arising from loading marine fuel oils ('bunkers') of unsuitable quality or insufficient quantity.
Guide to the Career and Work of Rear Admiral Alfred Thayer Mahan - American Naval Strategy, Mahanian Doctrine, The Influence of Sea Power upon History Impact, Maritime Power, World War I, Nuclear Age
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 294,290. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces thirteen important government documents, reports, and studies dealing with the career and work of naval pioneer and strategist Rear Admiral Alfred Thayer Mahan.
The Voyage of the Whale Ship Esk in 1816
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016 by Long Lane Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
In 1816 William Scoresby Jr. sailed to the Arctic whaling grounds with his ship the Esk. But what should have been a routine and profitable voyage became a struggle for survival on the Arctic ice.
The Port of Virginia 2015 Sustainability Report
Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / transportation
At The Port of Virginia, sustainability means more than reducing environmental impacts. It means putting innovative programs and processes in place that work in concert to advance our vision forward; excellence in operations, fiscal responsibility, and sustainable growth. See how we approached sustainability in Fiscal Year 2015.
Cape Town's Visible Shipwrecks: A Guide for Explorers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Explore Cape Town's maritime history with this illustrated mini guide to the visible shipwrecks along the coast of the Cape Peninsula. Discover where the visible shipwrecks along the Cape Peninsula coastline are, how to reach them, and their history. Craft an itinerary of historical substance and outdoor experiences as you delve into the links that Cape Town has to the historical ocean economy.
Abject d'Art
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 47,250. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by King Kabuz Media. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Abject d’Art is a collection of short stories written by Canadian Maritime author Richard K. Tobin that will appeal to 13 - 19 year old teenagers looking for a sense of adventure and mystery through ongoing battles with society and culture.