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Iron Spy: The True Story of the Greatest Double Agent in World War II (eBook)

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Known as Fritz to his German spy-handlers and Zig-Zag to the British secret service, Eddie Chapman was a man of many faces. While his early life was rife with petty crime, gang activity and a dishonourable discharge from the British military, Chapman’s unique skills were eventually sought out by Nazi Germany, and after convincing them he could use his criminal...

Saddam Hussein: A Life From Beginning to End (eBook)

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From his humble beginnings as a farmhand working on tribal Iraqi land to becoming the president of Iraq for more than two decades, Saddam Hussein’s life story is nothing short of extraordinary. Transforming Iraq first into a prosperous nation then into a war-ravaged shell of its former self, Hussein is one of the key figures of the late twentieth and...

To Quell The Korengal (eBook)

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In 2007, the U.S. Army’s 173rd Airborne Brigade posted to northeastern Afghanistan’s Kunar Province. Battle Company, the best within the Brigade, was assigned the toughest Area of Operations. It was called the Korengal Valley. During their 15-month tour, Battle Company saw more combat than any unit since Vietnam. Raw and unapologetic, To Quell The Korengal is a first-hand account of...

The Gulf War: The History and Legacy of Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm (eBook)

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It was one of the 20th century’s most decisive wars, but also one of its most influential. In the wake of Saddam Hussein’s invasion of Kuwait, America led a coalition of dozens of nations that repelled the Iraqi attack and smashed Iraqi forces, much of which was captured on live television as global networks broadcast the images back home.On the...

Delta Force: Gulf War Operations in Iraq (eBook)

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During the First Gulf War and Operation Desert Storm. Delta Force played a vital role in hunting down and destroying the Scud missile threat in the Iraqi desert. Once deep inside Iraq, Delta just like their SAS counterparts, set up covert observation posts along main supply routes in the hunt for the infamous Scud missile. When found, the teams on...

Gurkha: Better to Die than Live a Coward: My Life in the Gurkhas (eBook)

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In the summer of 2006, Colour-Sargeant Kailash Limbu's platoon was sent to relieve and occupy a police compound in the town of Now Zad in Helmand. He was told to prepare for a forty-eight hour operation. In the end, he and his men were under siege for thirty-one days - one of the longest such sieges in the whole of...

The First Responders: The Untold Story of The New York City Police Department and September 11th, 2001 (eBook)

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On the morning of September 11th 2001, two hijacked jetliners crashed into the Twin Towers. Within minutes of the attack, 36 Emergency Service Unit cops of the NYPD responded to the scene. They divided into six Teams. The first five Teams entered the Towers, and the sixth Team headed for the helicopters to attempt a daring air rescue.14 of them...

A Tomb Called Iwo Jima (eBook)

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Firsthand accounts from Japanese WWII soldiers, sailors and pilots who fought in the battle for Iwo Jima and survived. Some were evacuated before the Marines landed and others were taken as Prisoners-of-War. The Japanese army and navy combatants are given a voice to share their experiences in the battle that coined the phrase, "Uncommon valor was a common virtue." Published 2014,...

US Army Order of Battle 1919 - 1941: Volume 1 (eBook)

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Steve Clay’s massive work, US Army Order of Battle, 1919–1941, is, in many respects, the story of the American Army, its units, and its soldiers, during a period of neglect by a parsimonious Congress and others who perhaps believed in the notion that a “War to End All Wars” had actually been fought. Indirectly, it tells the story of a...

The Angel: The Egyptian Spy Who Saved Israel (eBook)

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A gripping feat of reportage that exposes—for the first time in English—the sensational life and mysterious death of Ashraf Marwan, an Egyptian senior official who spied for Israel, offering new insight into the turbulent modern history of the Middle East. As the son-in-law of Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser and a close advisor to his successor, Anwar Sadat, Ashraf Marwan...

The War State: The Cold War Origins Of The Military-Industrial Complex And The Power Elite, 1945-1963 (eBook)

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Today when you factor in the interest on the national debt from past wars and total defense expenditures the United States spends almost 40% of its federal budget on the military. It accounts for over 46% of total world arms spending. Before World War II it spent almost nothing on defense and hardly anyone paid any income taxes. You can't...

Israeli Mossad: Operation Orchard - Israel's Strike On The Syrian Reactor (eBook)

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Operation Orchard was an alleged risky airstrike conducted by Israel on a suspected nuclear reactor site in Syria (Deir ez-Zor region) on September 6, 2007 a little after midnight. For 7 months, both the U.S and Israeli governments imposed blackouts on all new reports about the raid.Subsequently, the Central Intelligence Unit (CIA), and the White House confirmed that American intelligence...

Private Spies: The Secret World of Industrial Espionage (eBook)

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Espionage isn’t just limited to the fictional world of James Bond, or even the more real worlds of MI5 or the Pentagon. From looking at the earliest known stories of private spying, in the silk and pottery industries of old, to the stories of individual spies in modern industries, such as arms and even pharmaceutical companies, Payne shows that far...

Harold Shipman: The True Story of Britain's Most Notorious Serial Killer (eBook)

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The man on the cover of this book looks like he could be anyone's grandfather. It's easy to imagine him doting on his little grandkids, reading them stories from his lap and letting them play with his big, bushy beard. If you were told he was a doctor, I bet you'd imagine he was a good, kind and gentle one,...

China's Evolving Military Strategy (eBook)

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For over two decades, the People's Republic of China has been engaged in a grand project to transform its military into a modernized fighting force capable of defeating the world's most powerful militaries through asymmetric means. However, despite the considerable attention that has been devoted to cataloging Chinese advances in weapons and hardware, much less is known about China's strategic...

No Way Out: A Story of Valor in the Mountains of Afghanistan (eBook)

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In a remote, enemy-held valley in Afghanistan, a Special Forces team planned to scale a steep mountain to surprise and capture a terrorist leader. But before they found the target, the target found them…The team was caught in a deadly ambush that not only threatened their lives, but the entire mission. The elite soldiers fought huddled for hours on a...

The Guantanamo Files: The Stories of the 774 Detainees in America's Illegal Prison (eBook)

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In 2006, four years after the illegal prison in Guantánamo Bay first opened, the Pentagon finally released the names of the 773 men held there, as well as 7,000 pages of transcripts from tribunals assessing their status as 'enemy combatants'. Andy Worthington is the only person to have analysed every page of these transcripts. Drawing on these documents, as well...

The Cuban Missile Crisis: A History From Beginning to End (eBook)

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The Cold War between the United States of America and the Soviet Union lasted for more than 40 years. In general, this was a war of spies and subterfuge, of covert action and espionage. There was always a danger, however, that an error of judgment on either side could suddenly cause the Cold War to turn red-hot with an exchange...

The Controversial Flight and Capture of Rudolf Hess (eBook)

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Stars glittered over the restlessly undulating waters of the North Sea late on the evening of May 10th, 1941, as a lone twin-propeller Messerschmitt Bf 110 heavy fighter bearing the Iron Cross emblem of the Nazi Luftwaffe came in sight of the low, dark line of land along the horizon that marked where Scotland lay. Far to the south, waves...

Devil's Guard (eBook)

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Condemned to death for the bloodbaths of World War II, they served their sentence—on the killing fields of Vietnam. The fascinating, true story of the French Foreign Legion’s Nazi battalion WHAT THEY DID IN WORLD WAS II WAS HISTORY’S BLOODIEST NIGHTMARE.The ashes of World War II were still cooling when France went to war in the jungles of Southeast Asia. In...

Blood Payment (eBook)

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Compiled by an actual eye witness, this is one of the most accurate and profound descriptions of the Second Congo War (August 1998 to July 2003). This conflict became known as the ‘GREAT AFRICAN WAR’ in which nine countries are participants, and mercenaries are hired by all sides. The story highlights the endemic government corruption found throughout central Africa, and...

Into Infamy: A Marine Sniper's War (eBook)

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An innocent video from the war in Afghanistan triggered an event in the US Marine Corps that would change the life of the Marines shown on YouTube. The new book Into Infamy is Staff Sergeant Joe Chamblin's account of the men and Marines behind the video and what they accomplished in the War on Terror.Remembered for the video, for the...

No Mission Is Impossible: The Death-Defying Missions of the Israeli Special Forces (eBook)

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In No Mission Is Impossible, Michael Bar-Zohar and Nissim Mishal depict in electrifying detail major battles, raids in enemy territory, and the death- defying commando missions of the Israeli Special Forces. The stories are often of victories, but sometimes also of immense failures, and they run side by side with the accounts of the lives and accomplishments of some of Israel’s most...

CIA SUPER PILOT SPILLS THE BEANS: Flying Helicopters in Laos for AIR AMERICA (eBook)

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War correspondent Anne Darling visited the AIR AMERICA helicopter base in Udorn, Thailand. She hung out with the pilots and pumped them for information about the CIA’s secret war in Laos. She then wrote an article for the premiere issue of Oui, an offshoot of PLAYBOY Magazine, entitled, “CIA Super Pilots Spill the Beans!” Captain Bill Collier was one of those...

Doctor Goebbels: His Life and Death (eBook)

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Quite possibly the most dangerous and intelligent member of the Nazi hierarchy, Joseph Goebbels’s flair for propaganda and spectacular organization ensured the fuhrer’s rise to power. As founder of the Reich Chamber of Culture, gauleiter of Berlin, and architect of complex machinery of modern totalitarian propaganda, Goebbels is considered one of the most evil figures of the twentieth century. It...

Notorious Nazi Women (eBook)

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Some things in life go unnoticed. The fact that there were ruthless, vicious and vindictive female Nazi guards is one of them. This new title from author Stewart Andel hopes to address that issue and open up the stories behind the evil Nazi plague that were the Notorious Nazi Women. Hear the stories of "The Bitch of Buchenwald", or the...

Dictatorland: The Men Who Stole Africa (eBook)

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The dictator who grew so rich on his country's cocoa crop that he built a 35-storey-high basilica in the jungles of the Ivory Coast. The austere, incorruptible leader who has shut Eritrea off from the world in a permanent state of war and conscripted every adult into the armed forces. In Equatorial Guinea, the paranoid despot who thought Hitler was...

The Looting Machine: Warlords, Oligarchs, Corporations, Smugglers, and the Theft of Africa's Wealth (eBook)

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The trade in oil, gas, gems, metals and rare earth minerals wreaks havoc in Africa. During the years when Brazil, India, China and the other “emerging markets” have transformed their economies, Africa's resource states remained tethered to the bottom of the industrial supply chain. While Africa accounts for about 30 per cent of the world's reserves of hydrocarbons and minerals...

Legacy of Secrecy: The Long Shadow of the JFK Assassination (eBook)

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John F. Kennedy’s assassination launched a frantic search to find his killers. It also launched a flurry of covert actions by Lyndon Johnson, Robert F. Kennedy, and other top officials to hide the fact that in November 1963, the United States was on the brink of invading Cuba as part of a JFK-authorized coup. The coup plan’s exposure could have...

Ace: The Story of Lt. Col. Ace Cozzalio (eBook)

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Ace is the story of Ace Cozzalio, a bold and courageous U.S. Army helicopter pilot flying with Lighthorse Air Cavalry during the Vietnam War. In his eighteen-month tour of duty, Ace is shot down by enemy gunfire six times and is awarded every medal of valor with the exception of the Medal of Honor, some multiple times. The stories presented...

Enola Gay: Mission to Hiroshima (eBook)

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Painstakingly researched, the story behind the decision to send the Enola Gay to bomb Hiroshima is told through firsthand sources. From diplomatic moves behind the scenes to Japanese actions and the US Army Air Force’s call to action, no detail is left untold. Touching on the early days of the Manhattan Project and the first inkling of an atomic bomb, investigative journalist Gordon...

Official and Confidential: The Secret Life of J. Edgar Hoover (eBook)

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No one exemplified paranoia and secrecy at the heart of American power better than J. Edgar Hoover, the original director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. For this consummate biography, renowned investigative journalist Anthony Summers interviewed more than eight hundred witnesses and pored through thousands of documents to get at the truth about the man who headed the FBI for...

Oswald and the CIA (eBook)

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What was the extent of the CIA’s involvement with Lee Harvey Oswald? Did the agency take part in his defection to the Soviet Union? Was the government keeping tabs on him from his return to the United States in June 1962 until November 22, 1963? Why was Oswald's file tampered with before the assassination of John F. Kennedy? And why...

The Devil's Chessboard: Allen Dulles, the CIA, and the Rise of America's Secret Government (eBook)

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America’s greatest untold story: the United States’ rise to world dominance under the guile of Allen Welsh Dulles, the longest-serving director of the CIA. Drawing on revelatory new materials—including newly discovered U.S. government documents, U.S. and European intelligence sources, the personal correspondence and journals of Allen Dulles’s wife and mistress, and exclusive interviews with the children of prominent CIA officials—Talbot...

Field Manual: Intelligence Interrogations (eBook)

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This manual provides doctrinal guidance, techniques, and procedures governing employment of interrogators as human intelligence (HUMINT) collection assets in support of the commander's intelligence needs. It outlines the interrogator's role within the intelligence collection effort and the supported unit's day-to-day operations.  Details are presented on how interrogation assets accomplish their assigned collection mission. Author: US Army, published 1992 178 Pages, PDF format....

The Long Range Desert Group and SAS (eBook)

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The fighting in North Africa during World War II is commonly overlooked, aside from the famous battle at El Alamein that pitted the British under General Bernard Montgomery against the legendary “Desert Fox,” Erwin Rommel. But while the Second Battle of El Alamein would be the pivotal action in North Africa, the conflict in North Africa began all the way...

The Trillion-Dollar Conspiracy: How the New World Order, Man-Made Diseases and Zombie Banks Are Destroying America (eBook)

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In The Trillion-Dollar Conspiracy, Jim Marrs, the New York Times bestselling author of Rule by Secrecy and The Rise of The Fourth Reich, offers a terrifying proposition: that the current economic collapse has been engineered by a tyrannous government and multinational corporations determined to enslave us. Read The Trillion-Dollar Conspiracy and find out how the New World Order, man-made diseases, and zombie banks are destroying America. Author: Jim Marrs, published 2010...

Pablo Escobar's Story: Part 2 - Narcos at War (eBook)

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Pablo Escobar was a mama's boy who cherished his family and sang in the shower, yet he bombed a passenger plane and formed a death squad that used genital electrocution. Most Escobar biographies only provide a few pieces of the puzzle, but this action-packed book reveals everything about the king of cocaine. Mostly translated from Spanish, Part 2 contains stories untold...

Pablo Escobar's Story: Part 1 - The Rise (eBook)

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Pablo Escobar was a mama’s boy who cherished his family and sang in the shower, yet he bombed a passenger plane and formed a death squad that used genital electrocution. Most Escobar biographies only provide a few pieces of the puzzle, but this action-packed book reveals everything about the king of cocaine. Mostly translated from Spanish, Part 1 contains stories untold...

Red November: Inside the Secret U.S.-Soviet Submarine War (eBook)

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W. Craig Reed, a former navy diver and fast-attack submariner, provides a riveting portrayal of the secret underwater struggle between the US and the USSR in Red November. A spellbinding  true-life adventure in the bestselling tradition of Blind Man’s Bluff, it reveals previously undisclosed details about the most dangerous, daring, and decorated missions of the Cold War Author: W. Craig Reed, published 2010 464 Pages,...

Klaus Barbie: The Butcher of Lyons (eBook)

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During World War II, SS Hauptsturmführer Nikolaus “Klaus” Barbie earned a reputation for sadistic cruelty unmatched by all but a handful of his contemporaries in Adolf Hitler’s Gestapo. In 1942, he was dispatched to Nazi-occupied France after leaving his bloodstained mark on the Netherlands. In Lyons, Barbie was entrusted with “cleansing” the region of Jews, French Resistance fighters, and Communists,...

The Party: The Secret World of China's Communist Rulers (eBook)

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The Party is reporter Richard McGregor’s eye-opening investigation into China’s Communist Party, and the integral role it has played in the country’s rise as a global superpower and rival to the United States. Many books have examined China’s economic rise, human rights record, turbulent history, and relations with the U.S.; none until now, however, have tackled the issue central to understanding all...

The Troubles: Ireland's Ordeal 1966–1995 and the Search for Peace (eBook)

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The Troubles refers to a violent thirty-year conflict, at the heart of which lay the constitutional status of Northern Ireland. Over 3,000 people were killed on all sides, and many more damaged by a legacy that continued long past 1998. After looking at the roots of Catholic discrimination of the Northern Irish state, Coogan points to Orange prejudice in housing,...

Kiss the Boys Goodbye: How the United States Betrayed Its Own POW's in Vietnam (eBook)

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A damning account of how the United States government abandoned American prisoners of war in Vietnam—and the cover-up that continues to this day. It is a story often seen in movies and tv shows—POW's from the Vietnam war left behind to suffer in enemy hands, only to be later rescued through courage, loyalty and all-American military might. But that is pure...

Ninja: The Ultimate Guide To The Secret History Of The Ninja (eBook)

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Ninjutsu is the most renowned and misunderstood of all traditional martial arts. The long history of ninjutsu is often murky; surrounded by mystery and secrecy. Here, for the first time, is a factual look at the entire art of ninjutsu, including emergence of the ninja warriors and philosophy in feudal Japan.This ninja book includes studies of ninjutsu history, philosophy, wisdom,...

The Master of Disguise: My Secret Life in the CIA (eBook)

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In the first ever memoir by a top-level operative to be authorized by the CIA, Antonio J. Mendez reveals the cunning tricks and insights that helped save hundreds from deadly situations. Adept at creating new identities for anyone, anywhere, Mendez was involved in operations all over the world, from "Wild West" adventures in East Asia to Cold War intrigue in...

D-DAY through German Eyes - More hidden stories from June 6th 1944 - Book 2 (eBook)

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The first book of ‘D DAY – Through German Eyes’ fascinated readers around the world with its insight into the German experience of June 6th 1944. Now, Book Two contains a completely different set of astonishing German testimonies from the same archive.These newly translated eyewitness statements by German veterans show the defenders to be determined but psychologically insecure, often deluded...

D-DAY through German Eyes - The Hidden Story of June 6th 1944 - Book 1 (eBook)

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This is the hidden side of D Day which has fascinated readers around the world.Almost all accounts of D Day are told from the Allied perspective, with the emphasis on how German resistance was overcome on June 6th 1944. But what was it like to be a German soldier in the bunkers and gun emplacements of the Normandy coast, facing...

Hitler's Spy Chief: The Wilhelm Canaris Mystery (eBook)

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Admiral Wilhelm Canaris was appointed by Adolf Hitler to head the Abwehr (the German secret service) eighteen months after the Nazis came to power. But Canaris turned against the Fuhrer and the Nazi regime, believing that Hitler would start a war Germany could not win. In 1938 he was involved in an attempted coup, undermined by British Prime Minister Neville...

Taiwan's Former Nuclear Weapons Program: Nuclear Weapons On-Demand (eBook)

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Thirty years ago, in 1988, the United States secretly moved to end once and for all Taiwan’s nuclear weapons program, just as it was nearing the point of being able to rapidly break out to build nuclear weapons. Because intense secrecy has followed Taiwan’s nuclear weapons program and its demise, this book is the first account of that program’s history...

Battle of Iwo Jima: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 15) (eBook)

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After the shock and devastation of the December 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, the Americans were determined to take their revenge on the Empire of Japan. The Japanese were just as determined to become the dominant power in the Pacific, a goal they were well on their way to achieving as they occupied China, Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaya, Burma,...

Battle of Tarawa: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 14) (eBook)

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“It’s hell out there” was how one Marine described the assault on Tarawa, the U.S. Navy’s first amphibious landing in World War II’s arduous Pacific Campaign to bring the Empire of Japan to its knees. In 76 hours of fighting, the Marines lost nearly as many men as had died during the six months of the Guadalcanal campaign. Military intelligence...

Battle of Okinawa: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 13) (eBook)

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The Battle of Okinawa was the deadliest campaign of the Pacific during World War II. The Americans had come back from the demoralizing defeat at Pearl Harbor to mount a ferocious attack against the Japanese. To be able to invade Japan, the Americans had to take Okinawa. But the Japanese, determined to defend their homeland and preserve their way of...

Battle of the Kursk: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 12) (eBook)

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Long-time adversaries Germany and the Soviet Union put their hostilities to the test in World War II. Despite a temporary truce in the signing of the Molotov-Ribbentrop Non-aggression Pact in 1939, the Germans and the Soviets knew that the time was coming when they would face one another on the battlefield. Adolf Hitler, eager to accomplish his confident prediction that...

Battle of the Atlantic: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 11) (eBook)

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Imagine a battlefield of three thousand square miles, with an enemy that was often invisible when it struck. Imagine a convoy of ships carrying vital supplies from North America to Great Britain, at the mercy of the deadly marauders under the water, waiting to attack them. The Battle of the Atlantic, the longest campaign of World War II, took place...

Battle of the Coral Sea: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 10) (eBook)

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The Battle of the Coral Sea was a major naval conflict which took place a month before the Battle of Midway. Because Midway is regarded as the turning point in the war in the Pacific, Coral Sea is seldom given the respect it deserves. This view fails to take into account the strategic victory that the Allies enjoyed over their...

Battle of Berlin: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 9) (eBook)

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The Battle of Berlin was a monumental battle between two adversaries who despised one another. For the Russians who had endured the horrific suffering and loss of lives in defending their nation against the Nazi invasion, the opportunity for vengeance seemed as if fate was on their side. For the German civilians who remained in Berlin, the approach of the...

Battle of the Bulge: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 8) (eBook)

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The bloodiest battle in American history earned its name from the war correspondents who were covering the conflict. The “bulge” was a protuberance 50 miles wide and 70 miles deep in the American lines. The Germans, who had been in flight from the American invasion of Normandy, were not supposed to be in the Ardennes region, with its terrain deemed...

Battle of Midway: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 7) (eBook)

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The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 had dealt a catastrophic blow to the United States Navy, but it had not knocked out all of the U.S. carriers. That was an omission that Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto, Japan’s fleet commander, intended to rectify by invading a site close to Pearl Harbor. The surprise attack on Pearl Harbor had...

Leningrad: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 6) (eBook)

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History describes the 872-day Siege of Leningrad as the most devastating siege in history. The German army had made its way to Leningrad before the city had the opportunity to prepare for an assault and the consequences were lethal. Accompanied by one of the worst famines in history, as well as a brutally cold winter in 1941-1942, the civilians were...

Pearl Harbor: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 5) (eBook)

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President Franklin D. Roosevelt described December 7, 1941, the date when the Japanese launched a surprise attack against the United States while the two countries were still officially at peace, as a day that would live in infamy. The action hurled the United States into the global conflict of World War II, a violent conflagration that the nation, fiercely isolationist,...

Battle of Britain: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 4) (eBook)

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The British people had no sooner finished rescuing their trapped army from Dunkirk than they found themselves preparing for an attack from the Germans once again. This time, the Nazi menace struck from the air, as Hitler’s Luftwaffe bombed the British in an attempt to break their spirit and force Great Britain to accept peace terms. But as the skies...

D-Day: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 3) (eBook)

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D-Day, the 6th of June, is one of the most significant dates in the calendar. The twentieth century’s fate hung in the balance, as Nazi Germany had marched across Europe, bringing the blitzkrieg, the Holocaust, and the mad dreams of Adolf Hitler across the bloodied landscape of Europe. France had fallen, and until the Americans joined the battle in December...

Dunkirk: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 2) (eBook)

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The movie Dunkirk premiered in 2017, decades after the event that turned certain defeat into a military miracle that inspired the people of Great Britain. The epic saga of the ordinary British civilians who sailed across the English Channel to rescue their trapped soldiers while the German military launched its might to prevent the evacuation is a stirring tale. The...

Battle of Stalingrad: A History From Beginning to End (World War 2 Battles - Book 1) (eBook)

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The Battle of Stalingrad, perceived by historians as the most important battle of World War II and regarded by Russians as the most significant battle in their country’s history, cannot be viewed solely as a military engagement between two powerful, long-time foes. The Soviet Union, which had climbed to power from the shambles of the 1917 Revolution that saw communism...

The Secret of Israel’s Power (eBook)

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The successful track record of Israeli innovation policies, told from within. This is the inside story on how Israel became a military technology powerhouse within less than two generations, told by Brigadier Uzi Eilam. The story blends the broad view of a person who led the creation of incredibly far-sighted R&D programs, with intimate portraits of the main players in...

Into the Fire: Medal of Honor Citations from Special Operational Forces (eBook)

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This eBook contains dozens of official Medal of Honor citations from members of elite units. It is rich in content pertaining to special operational forces, the Congressional Medal of Honor and heroism. The reader will be introduced to the best of the best and the bravest of the brave while reading of true heroism expressed in the most extreme circumstances.Highlights...

The Modern Mercenary: Private Armies and What They Mean for World Order (eBook)

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It was 2004, and Sean McFate had a mission in Burundi: to keep the president alive and prevent the country from spiraling into genocide, without anyone knowing that the United States was involved. The United States was, of course, involved, but only through McFate's employer, the military contractor DynCorp International. Throughout the world, similar scenarios are playing out daily. The...

Civilian Warriors: The Inside Story of Blackwater and the Unsung Heroes of the War on Terror (eBook)

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No company in our time has been as mysterious or as controversial as Blackwater. Founded by former Navy SEAL Erik Prince in 1997, it recruited special forces veterans and others with the skills and courage to take on the riskiest security jobs in the world. As its reputation grew, government demand for its services escalated, and Blackwater's men eventually completed...

Killing the SS: The Hunt for the Worst War Criminals in History (eBook)

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As the true horrors of the Third Reich began to be exposed immediately after World War II, the Nazi war criminals who committed genocide went on the run. A few were swiftly caught, including the notorious SS leader, Heinrich Himmler. Others, however, evaded capture through a sophisticated Nazi organization designed to hide them. Among those war criminals were Josef Mengele,...

US Military History Review - Vol 4, Number 1 (eBook)

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US Military History Review - Vol 3, Number 1 (eBook)

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US Military History Review - Vol 2, Number 1 (eBook)

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126 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout. 

US Military History Review - Vol 1, Number 1 (eBook)

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Notorious Secret Societies (eBook)

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In this book, Notorious Secret Societies, you'll find everything you want and need to know! Things aren't always what they seem to be. Looks can be deceiving and just because you don't see something doesn't mean it doesn't exist. Take for example the air we breathe. If seeing is believing, then it means oxygen, as we know it, doesn't exist. But...

Operation Viking Hammer (eBook)

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Before the Iraq war in 2003, Green Beret teams infiltrated Northern Iraq, linked up with the CIA, and embedded deeply with the Kurdish Peshmerga to prepare for war. These special missions were called “Advanced Force Operations.” Subsequently, these special teams brought in the rest of the Green Berets during an operation called "the Ugly Baby," and then one of the...

The Road to Waterloo (eBook)

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'Napoleon's plan ... was to stop the two allied armies combining, defeat them separately, and force them to sue for peace.'This is the story of the towering ambition of a man willing to impoverish his people in pursuit of personal glory. From the disastrous invasion of Russia in 1812 to his defeat on the battlefield of Waterloo three years later,...

Forgotten Decisive Victories (eBook)

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Written by the faculty of the Department of Military History, US Army Command and General Staff College, this anthology is a collection of essays on forgotten decisive battles in history, each of which examines a battle that, in its time, altered the strategic balance between the belligerents in a lasting way. Although many of the battles described herein are less...

We Were Soldiers Once . . . and Young (eBook)

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In November 1965, some 450 men of the First Battalion, Seventh Cavalry, under the command of Lt. Col. Harold Moore, were dropped into a small clearing in the Ia Drang Valley. They were immediately surrounded by 2,000 North Vietnamese soldiers. Three days later, only two and a half miles away, a sister battalion was brutally slaughtered. Together, these actions at...

Israel's Edge: The Story of The IDF's Most Elite Unit - Talpiot (eBook)

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How will Israel keep its strategic edge over an increasingly dangerous Iran? Israel has been preparing for this day by creating a special and secretive IDF unit called Talpiot.Instead of being trained to fight, the few soldiers each year selected for Talpiot are taught how to think. In order to join this unit they have to commit to being in the army...

The ANZAC: The History and Legacy of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps during the 20th Century (eBook)

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A land of almost 3 million square miles has lain since time immemorial on the southern flank of the planet, so isolated that it remained almost entirely outside of European knowledge until 1770. From there, however, the subjugation of Australia and New Zealand would take place rapidly. Within 20 years of the first British settlements being established, the British presence...

American Trophies: How US POWs Were Surrendered to North Korea, China, and Russia by Washington’s “Cynical Attitude” (eBook)

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The story of American heroes kept by our country's enemies and Washington's failure to recover them reads like a cross between a spy thriller and political expose. It uncovers decades of secrets and incompetence, right up to the Obama Administration, and reveals how Moscow, Beijing, and Pyongyang continue to thwart America today.Based on years of research around the world by an investigative...

North Korea: Building of the Monolithic State (eBook)

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Why has North Korea not collapsed in the wake of the fall of the Soviet Union?How has the Monolithic state that Kim Il-sung built endured, even after he and his son have died?These chapters from Communism in Korea, the Woodrow Wilson Award winner of the American Political Science Association’s best book of 1974, explain that the North Korean system collapsed during...

Anti-Hero: The Spy Who Masterminded the Largest Espionage Ring in USA History (eBook)

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Many terms were bestowed upon the mysterious Fritz Duquesne throughout his colourful life, but perhaps the most fitting ever attributed to him was: “The most dangerous prisoner to have ever lived.”  But before this Boer warrior-turned-spy reached the heights of infamy which awarded him such acclaim, Fritz Joubert Duquesne lived a life of adventure which many people wouldn’t experience in a...

Benito Mussolini: A Life From Beginning to End (World War 2 Biographies Book 5) (eBook)

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Benito Mussolini was a figure that was both revered and dreaded. He climbed the ladder of power rapidly in Italian politics, and he was brought down just as fast. Mussolini wished to stir up a united front of nationalism within his people. But, in the end, the only thing he united was their hatred and contempt for him as a...

Joseph Stalin: A Life From Beginning to End (World War 2 Biographies Book 4) (eBook)

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There can be no doubt that Stalin is one of the most notorious and controversial figures in history. He presents a puzzling paradox for both psychologists and sociologists; he was simultaneously revered, feared, loved, and hated during his lifetime. So much has been written about the life of Joseph Stalin and yet upon closer inspection, he still seems to present...

Erwin Rommel: A Life From Beginning to End (World War 2 Biographies Book 3) (eBook)

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He was known as the “Desert Fox,” and outfox his enemies he often did, leaving whole armies confounded and demoralized in his wake, and yet the one adversary that Erwin Rommel could not outfox was his own government. On that rather unlucky day of October 14th, 1944, when the S.S. came knocking on Rommel’s door, even his legendary heroism couldn’t...

George Patton: A Life From Beginning to End (World War 2 Biographies Book 2) (eBook)

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The name Patton has almost become synonymous with “General,” the two words have become nearly interchangeable in American history. When the name General Patton comes to mind we are automatically inundated with themes of strength, and tough resolution.Patton was a man who seemed to embody the old American ethos’ of the rugged individual who shattered all expectations, decimated the status...

Adolf Hitler: A Life From Beginning to End (World War 2 Biographies Book 1) (eBook)

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The most notorious man in history, Adolf Hitler, is best known for having perpetrated crimes against humanity over the six-year course of World War II. His brutal extermination policies are responsible for the deaths of close to 30 million people he considered inferior, and added to that, the military casualties suffered by all parties, yields a grand total of approximately...

The Benghazi Report: Review of the Terrorist Attacks on U.S. Facilities in Benghazi, Libya (eBook)

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On September 11, 2012, a squad of armed militants in Libya attacked the American diplomatic mission at Benghazi, killing U.S. ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other American diplomats. Although the vicious attack was initially reported as a protest against an anti-Islamic video, later evidence suggested that it may have been a coordinated terrorist attack—perhaps even tied to al-Qaeda. This...

Outlaw Platoon: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan (eBook)

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A riveting story of American fighting men, Outlaw Platoon is Lieutenant Sean Parnell's stunning personal account of the legendary U.S. Army's 10th Mountain Division's heroic stand in the mountains of Afghanistan. Acclaimed for its vivid, poignant, and honest recreation of sixteen brutal months of nearly continuous battle in the deadly Hindu Kush, Outlaw Platoon is a Band of Brothers or We Were Soldiers Once and Young for the...

COMBAT MEDIC: A Soldier's Story of the Iraq War and PTSD (eBook)

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Being a Medic in the Infantry isn't for the faint of heart. Gunfights and medivacs are daily activities. Every decision means life or death in the heat of combat. Follow along as Corporal Boney recalls his combat tour with the U.S. Army's 1st Cavalry Division in Operation Iraqi Freedom. Experience one of the toughest guerrilla warfare fights the military has seen...

The Munich Massacre (eBook)

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At 10:00 a.m. on September 12, 1972, Prime Minister Golda Meir appeared before a special session of the Knesset, the Israeli parliament. Wasting no time, the austere, chain-smoking grandmother addressed a full house of 120 members. “I want to share my plans with you,” she said. ‘I’ve decided to pursue each and every one of them. Not one of the...

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: Why It Disappeared? (eBook)

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On March 8, 2014, Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 loaded 239 people on board and took off for what should have been a six-hour flight. It never made it—and it’s still missing. It’s been a year since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished, and there’s still no sign of the aircraft, its passengers, or its crew—nor confirmation of what happened or where...

Enemy at the Gates: The Battle for Stalingrad (eBook)

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On August 5, 1942, giant pillars of dust rose over the Russian steppe, marking the advance of the 6th Army, an elite German combat unit dispatched by Hitler to capture the industrial city of Stalingrad and press on to the oil fields of Azerbaijan. The Germans were supremely confident; in three years, they had not suffered a single defeat.The Luftwaffe...

Tomcat Fury: A Combat History of the F-14 (eBook)

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From the Gulf of Sidra to the skies over Afghanistan. The complete combat history of the F-14 Tomcat...as told by the pilots who flew it.For more than three decades, the Grumman F-14 Tomcat was the US Navy’s premier carrier-based, multi-role fighter jet. From its harrowing combat missions over Libya to its appearance on the silver screen in movies like Top Gun and Executive...

The Forgotten 500 (eBook)

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During a bombing campaign over Romanian oil fields, hundreds of American airmen were shot down in Nazi-occupied Yugoslavia. Local Serbian farmers and peasants risked their own lives to give refuge to the soldiers while they waited for rescue, and in 1944, Operation Halyard was born. The risks were incredible. The starving Americans in Yugoslavia had to construct a landing strip...

SBS In World War Two: The Dramatic Story of the Original Special Boat Squadron (eBook)

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The original Special Boat Section played an equally crucial role during the Second World War-specializing in beach reconnaissance, railway and ship sabotage, enemy deception, the ferrying of secret agents and stores, and close support of ground forces.SBS In World War Two is the remarkable and dramatic story of the brave men who manned the frail canoes of the SBS on raids...

Stalin’s Sniper: The War Diary of Roza Shanina (eBook)

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Roza Shanina was an exceptional, legendary sniper during World War II, a brave female-soldier known for her beauty, high moral qualities and shooting accuracy. She was credited with fifty-nine confirmed kills, including twelve soldiers during the Battle of Vilnius. And she also kept a diary – a document unique in its content, which reveals to the world the unknown side of war.  Translated...

The Last Warlord: The Life and Legend of General Abdul Dostum (eBook)

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The Last Warlord tells the spellbinding story of the legendary Afghan warlord Abdul Rashid Dostum, a larger-than-life figure who guided US Special Forces to victory over the Taliban after 9/11. Having gained unprecedented access to General Dostum and his family and subcommanders, as well as local chieftains, mullahs, elders, Taliban prisoners, and women’s rights activists, scholar Brian Glyn Williams paints a...

Jaeger: At War with Denmark's Elite Special Forces (eBook)

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One of America's closest allies in the War on Terror has deployed more often and lost more soldiers in Afghanistan than any other NATO nation, but it probably isn't who you think. The small country of Denmark has fielded a small but extremely professional Special Operations unit known as the Jaeger Corps. For the first time in the English language,...

The KGB and the Stasi: The History of the Eastern Bloc’s Most Infamous Intelligence Agencies (eBook)

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"The Stasi often used a method which was really diabolic. It was called Zersetzung, and it's described in another guideline. The word is difficult to translate because it means originally "biodegradation". But actually, it's a quite accurate description. The goal was to destroy secretly the self-confidence of people, for example by damaging their reputation, by organizing failures in their work,...

The Things Our Fathers Saw - D-Day and Beyond (Volume 5) (eBook)

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Author: Matthew Rozell 271 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.     

The Things Our Fathers Saw - Up the Bloody Boot, The War in Italy (Volume 4) (eBook)

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Author: Matthew Rozell 215 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.     

The Things Our Fathers Saw - The War in the Air: Combat, Captivity, and Reunion (Volume 3) (eBook)

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Author: Matthew Rozell 150 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.     

The Things Our Fathers Saw - The War in the Air: From the Great Depression to Combat (Volume 2) (eBook)

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Author: Matthew Rozell 218 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.     

The Things Our Fathers Saw - Voices of the Pacific Theater (Volume 1) (eBook)

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Author: Matthew Rozell 206 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.      

Saving Bravo: The Greatest Rescue Mission in Navy SEAL History (eBook)

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At the height of the Vietnam War, few American airmen are more valuable than Lt. Colonel Gene Hambleton. His memory is filled with highly classified information that the Soviets and North Vietnamese badly want. When Hambleton is shot down in the midst of North Vietnam’s Easter Offensive, US forces place the entire war on hold to save a single man...

The Devil That Never Dies: The Rise and Threat of Global Antisemitism (eBook)

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Antisemitism never went away, but since the turn of the century it has multiplied beyond what anyone would have predicted. It is openly spread by intellectuals, politicians and religious leaders in Europe, Asia, the Arab world, America and Africa and supported by hundreds of millions more. Indeed, today antisemitism is stronger than any time since the Holocaust.In The Devil that Never...

US Air Force Handbook: Survival Evasion Resistance Escape (SERE) Operations (eBook)

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This handbook describes the various environmental conditions affecting human survival, and describes isolated personnel (IP) activities necessary to survive during successful evasion or isolating events leading to successful recovery. It is the fundamental reference document providing guidance for any USAF service member who has the potential to become isolated; deviations require sound judgment and careful consideration. This publication provides considerations...

Elite Units of the U.S. Military: A photographic primer to Special Warfare and Elite units of the U.S. military (eBook)

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A photographic primer to special warfare and elite units of the U.S. military.This book introduces the reader to the well-known and lesser-known elite military units within the Unites States Military. It is rich with content and high quality photography. Author: William Morgan - published 2014 375 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File Size: 15.4 MB...

Mossad: The Greatest Missions of the Israeli Secret Service (eBook)

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For decades, Israel's renowned security arm, the Mossad, has been widely recognized as the best intelligence service in the world. In Mossad, authors Michael Bar-Zohar and Nissim Mishal take us behind the closed curtain with riveting, eye-opening, boots-on-the-ground accounts of the most dangerous, most crucial missions in the agency's 60-year history. These are real Mission: Impossible true stories brimming with high-octane action—from the...

Doctors From Hell: The Horrific Account of Nazi Experiments on Humans (eBook)

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A chilling story of human depravity and ultimate justice, told for the first time by an eyewitness court reporter for the Nuremberg war crimes trial of Nazi doctors. This is the account of 22 men and 1 woman and the torturing and killing by experiment they authorized in the name of scientific research and patriotism. Doctors from Hell includes trial...

The Reaper: Autobiography of One of the Deadliest Special Ops Snipers (eBook)

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Nicholas Irving spent six years in the Army's Special Operations 3rd Ranger Battalion 75th Ranger Regiment, serving from demolitions assaulter to Master Sniper. He was the first African American to serve as a sniper in his battalion and is now the owner of HardShoot, where he trains personnel in the art of long-range shooting, from Olympians to members of the Spec...

Revisiting South Africa's Nuclear Weapons Program: Its History, Dismantlement, and Lessons for Today (eBook)

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In 1989, South Africa made the momentous decision to abandon its nuclear weapons, making it the first and still the only country that has produced nuclear weapons and given them up. Over thirty years, the apartheid regime had created a remarkably sophisticated capability to build nuclear weapons—both the nuclear warhead and advanced military systems to deliver them. The program was...

Day of the Rangers: The Battle of Mogadishu 25 Years On (eBook)

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On October 3, 1993, Task Force Ranger was dispatched to seize two high-profile lieutenants of a Somali warlord. Special Forces troops were transported by ground vehicles and helicopters, and the mission was meant to be over within the hour. They quickly found themselves under heavy fire, and two Black Hawk helicopters were shot down. With a hastily organized relief column...

Men At Arms: South West Africa (eBook)

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From the days of its occupation by South African forces under the Mandate System, to its first election in 1989, South-West Africa was a hotbed of revolutionary activity. The establishment of SWAPO (South-West African People's Organization) in 1960, sparked decades of guerilla warfare, mostly aimed at the South African military. This book examines modern African wars between 1964 and 1989,...

Men At Arms: The Special Air Service (eBook)

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Since its birth at Kabriti in 1941, the Special Air Service has consistently captured the imagination of the military and public alike by the daring and unconventional nature of its operations. The nature of the tasks and the methods peculiar to the SAS have made it difficult to standardise items of equipment. Apart from issues common to the British Army...

Men At Arms: US Army Rangers & LRRP Units 1942–87 (eBook)

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Ranger the very word conjures up visions of small, highly trained units executing lightning-fast raids on an unexpecting enemy. It is also synonymous with high esprit de corps and excellence at arms. The US Army Rangers provide units of well-disciplined soldiers who possess the knowledge and courage to operate on their own, deep behind enemy lines. Gordon L. Rottman explores...

Counter-Insurgency in Rhodesia (eBook)

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When originally published in 1985 this volume was the first scholarly and objective contribution available on Rhodesian counter-insurgency. It documents and explains why Rhodesia lost the war. The origins of the conflict are reviewed; each chapter examines a separate institution or counter-insurgency strategy directly related to the development of the conflict, concluding with a summary view of the Rhodesian security...

Secrets & Lies: Wouter Basson and South Africa’s Chemical & Biological Warfare Programme (eBook)

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This is a tale of military machination and scientific subterfuge, of combatants who disappeared without trace, and bizarre experiments carried out behind locked doors.In waging ‘total war’ during the 1970s and 1980s, South African securocrats demanded a ‘total strategy’, including secret and unconventional means to fight the perceived ‘total onslaught’ against the apartheid regime.Against that background, a group of scientists...

Men At Arms: Angola & Mozambique 1961-74 (eBook)

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Portugal was both the first and the last of the great European colonial powers. For 500 years Portugal had colonies in Africa. In 1960, as liberation movements swept across colonial Africa, the Portuguese flag still flew over vast expanses of territory across the continent. The spread of decolonization and the establishment of independent states whose governments were sympathetic to the...

Men At Arms: Rhodesia 1965-80 (eBook)

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The Rhodesian War of 1965–80 is the battle for control of present day Zimbabwe. The former British colony of Southern Rhodesia rejected British moves towards majority rule and on 11 November 1965 the Rhodesian Prime Minister Ian Smith announced his country's Unilateral Declaration of Independence from Great Britain. That act sparked a series of violent encounters between the traditional colonial...

Men At Arms: South African Special Forces (eBook)

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This book provides a highly detailed account of the history, organisation, uniforms and insignia of South African Special Forces from their origins up to the early 90s – units such as the 44 Parachute Brigade, the Hunter Group and the infamous SWA Police COIN Unit 'Koevoet'. These elite units of the South African Defence Force and the special anti-terrorist units...

The Great War: A Combat History of the First World War (eBook)

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World War I altered the landscape of the modern world in every conceivable arena. Millions died; empires collapsed; new ideologies and political movements arose; poison gas, warplanes, tanks, submarines, and other technologies appeared. "Total war" emerged as a grim, mature reality.In The Great War, Peter Hart provides a masterful combat history of this global conflict. Focusing on the decisive engagements, Hart explores...

The Rocket Artillery Reference Handbook (eBook)

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This report contains a general overview of the current state of rocket artillery. Its aim is to give a complete picture of the technology, capacity and distribution of these types of weapon.   Although the principles of rocket propulsion have been known for centuries, the concept of rocket artillery, as it is known today, was introduced during The Second World War....

An Underwater Ice Station Zebra (eBook)

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The Trieste II (DSV-1), the Navy’s most advanced deep sea submersible at the time, surfaced about 350 miles north of the Hawaiian Islands in the pre-dawn hours of 26 April 1972 after recovering a mysterious item. Publicly called a “data package,” the object was actually part of a U.S. spy satellite, codenamed HEXAGON. Before today’s digital technology, photoreconnaissance satellites used film, which...

The SAS Encyclopedia (eBook)

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Britain's Special Air Service is the most famous special forces unit in the world. This definitive and unique account of every aspect of this world-famous formation lists the battles and campaigns, weapons and equipment, training, tactics, and every single operation that SAS soldiers have taken part in up to the present day. With the aid of hundreds of color and...

Field Manual: Combat Stress (eBook)

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This manual provide the tactics, techniques, and procedures required for small-unit leaders to effectively prevent, identify, and manage combat stress when it occurs in their units/commands. Author: US Army - June 2000 95 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 652 KB

Small Arms Profile: The Complete Collection (eBook)

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Small Arms Profile: The Complete Collection 490 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 120 MB

Field Manual: The Infantry Battalion (eBook)

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This manual presents doctrine for the infantry battalion to use in combat. Rather than try to solve every tactical situation, this manual establishes a common base of tactical knowledge from which specific solutions to battalion-level tactical problems can be developed.  This manual is designed to increase the effectiveness of battalion-level operations by providing doctrinal principles and selected battlefield-proven tactics, techniques,...

The Battalion Commander's Handbook (eBook)

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The Battalion Commander's Handbook, 1996, was complied, written and edited by former Army battalion commanders of the United States Army War College, Class of 1996.  The purpose of this handbook is to help newly-designated and present battalion commanders command effectively.  This document does not express official Army doctrine, nor is it a complete checklist for how to command a battalion....

MI6 and the Machinery of Spying: Structure and Process in Britain's Secret Intelligence

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Philip H. J. Davies is one of a growing number of British academic scholars of intelligence, but the only academic to approach the subject in terms of political science rather than history. He wrote his PhD at the University of Reading on the topic 'Organisational Development of Britain's Secret Intelligence Service 1909-1979', and has published extensively on intelligence and defence issues....

Rise of Cyber War (eBook)

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Rise of Cyber War Author: Brig Gen Billy Mitchell, published 2010. 296 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.   File size: 1.54 MB

Red Sniper on the Eastern Front: The Memoirs of Joseph Pilyushin (eBook)

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Joseph Pilyushin, a top Red Army sniper in the ruthless fight against the Germans on the Eastern Front, was an exceptional soldier and he has a remarkable story to tell. His firsthand account of his wartime service gives a graphic insight into his lethal skill with a rifle and into the desperate fight put up by Soviet forces to defend...

Russian Fascism: Traditions, Tendencies & Movements (eBook)

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This study presents a thorough analysis of facism, its manifestations in Russian political and cultural history, and facist tendencies and movements in contemporary Russian society. Author: Stephen D. Shenfield, published 2000 352 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 14.05 MB

Secret History: Hidden Forces That Shaped the Past (eBook)

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Investigating the secret societies, spies, classified projects, cults, and pacts that controlled the destinies of nations and empires, this historical exposé reveals the conspiracies that have changed the course of history. From the dirty dealings of the Louisiana Purchase and the Iran-Contra affair to the Trojan Horse and the research race to the moon, this examination proves that much of...

Stalin: A New History (eBook)

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The recent declassification of a substantial portion of Stalin's archive has made possible this fundamental new assessment of the controversial Soviet leader. Leading international experts accordingly challenge many assumptions about Stalin from his early life in Georgia to the Cold War years--with contributions ranging across the political, economic, social, cultural, ideological and international history of the Stalin era. The volume...

The India-Pakistan Conflict: An Enduring Rivalry (eBook)

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India-Pakistan rivalry remains one of the most enduring and unresolved conflicts of our times. It began with the birth of the two states in 1947, and it has continued ever since, with the periodic resumption of wars and crises. The conflict has affected every dimension of interstate and societal relations between the two countries and, despite occasional peace initiatives, shows...

The Battle for Omaha Beach (eBook)

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This is far more than just battle plans and casualty lists. This is the real, living history behind what was at the time the largest naval invasion in recorded history. No matter what you already know about the Normandy landing, you’ll discover new details about the men, the plans, the tragedy and the courage. You’ll learn who really won the...

Killing Adolf Hitler (eBook)

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Adolf Hitler remains one of the most despised tyrants in human history. He spread totalitarianism throughout Europe, and orchestrated the invasion of Austria, Denmark, Norway, Poland and the Netherlands. He was guilty of countless war crimes, not the least of which the attempted genocide of the Jewish people. …A lot of people wanted him killed. Author: Warfare History Network 28 Pages, PDF...

Band of Brothers (eBook)

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This free issue follows the exploits of Easy Company as you’ve never heard them before, with plenty of surprises on every page. It’s been 15 years since its release, but HBO’s Band of Brothers continues to endure. Easy Company’s epic wartime journey from Camp Toccoa, Georgia, to Hitler’s Eagle’s Nest still captivates us all, and brings World War II to life in...

Field Manual: Rifle Markmanship: M16A1, M16A2/3, M16A4 & M4 CARBINE (eBook)

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This manual provides guidance for planning and executing training on the 5.56-mm M16-series rifle (M16A1/A2/A3/A4) and M4 carbine. It is a guide for commanders, leaders, and instructors to develop training programs, plans, and lessons that meet the objectives or intent of the United  States Army rifle marksmanship program and FM 25-100 (Training the Force).  This manual is organized to lead...

Canada's Army: We Stand on Guard for Thee (eBook)

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The purpose of this manual is three-fold. First, it describes Canada’s army in all of its aspects. These include its origins, history, and contribution to building and defending the nation; the vital role it plays in serving Canadian interests at home and around the world; its understanding of conflict and approach to operations; and how it will continue to serve...

Fire & Ice: The Korean War, 1950-1953 (eBook)

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Michael Varhola's The Korean War covers every aspect of this overlooked conflict in an original and fast-paced style. Jammed with facts, myths, statistics and analysis, Varhola's study includes chapters on leading personalities on both sides, all of the major actions including the Inchon Landing and retreat from Chosin, and the roles of the U.S. Army, Air Force, Navy, and Marine...

The Ultimate Sniper: Advanced Training Manual (eBook)

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The Ultimate Sniper: Advanced Training Manual for Military and Police Snipers Author: Major John L. Plaster, published 1993 580 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 43.7 MB

US Marines in Battle: Al-Khafji (eBook)

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US Marines in Battle: Al-Khafji 28 January - 1 February 1991 40 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 5.05 MB

Southern Afghanistan COIN Operations Handbook (eBook)

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Originally written as an information paper by members of the 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Operations Forces Group Alpha, proudly known as the “Desert Eagles,” CALL Handbook 07-6 provides a strategy for conducting counterinsurgency in southern Afghanistan. Observations, insights, and lessons; best practices; and tactics, techniques, and procedures compiled by these combat veterans over four deployments in support of Operation Enduring...

Army Fitness Manual: Canadian Forces (eBook)

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Army Fitness Manual: Canadian Forces Author: Land Force Command 112 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 4.05 MB

America at War: Afghanistan War (eBook)

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The September 11, 2001, terror attacks orchestrated by al-Qaeda prompted the United States to declare a "War on Terror."  When the Taliban government of Afghanistan refused to extradite al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, an American-led coalition went to war with Afghanistan, overthrowing the Taliban government. However, the coalition did not capture bin Laden and all of his followers, so the battle against the terrorists continues,...

Vietnam: The Valor and the Sorrow (eBook)

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This book surveys the tragically ill-fated role of the United States in Vietnam from the 1940s on. It bristles with insights into the personalities of the Cold Warriors and New Frontiersmen who planned and executed our opening moves there. It bears poignant witness to the might-have-beens of history. It portrays the military side of the war, on the battlefield and...

Hybrid Warfare: The Changing Character of Conflict (eBook)

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Wars and conflicts have become a near constant presence today, brought to us on a real-time basis on myriad communication devices. A cursory scan of recent conflicts reveals the blurring lines between war and peace, state versus non-state, regular and irregular, and conventional vis-a-vis unconventional. Over the past decade or so, the prevailing security environment in many regions changed radically....

The Swedish Mauser Rifles (eBook)

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The Swedish Mauser is considered by many collectors to be the finest of the pre-World War I designs for military rifles. Resembling a fine sporting arm, it was extremely accurate due in part to its 6.5 x 55 mm cartridge but also to the skill and precision with which it was manufactured.  Authors: Steve Kehaya & Joe Poyer - Published 2011...

Field Manual: Army Special Operations Forces: Unconventional Warfare (eBook)

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Field Manual: Army Special Operations Forces: Unconventional Warfare Author: Department of the Army, USA - September 2008 248 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File Size: 4.4 MB    

Small-Caliber Ammunition Identification Guide: Vol 2 (eBook)

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Small-Caliber Ammunition Identification Guide: Vol 2 - 20mm to 40mm Author: Defence Intelligence Agency, published 1985 215 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 5.07 MB 

Small-Caliber Ammunition Identification Guide: Vol 1 (eBook)

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Small-Caliber Ammunition Identification Guide: Vol 1 - Small Arms Cartridges upto 15mm Author: Defence Intelligence Agency, published 1978 196 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 7.30 MB

The SS: Hitlers Instrument of Terror (eBook)

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The definitive account of Hitler's private army from its inception in the 1920s to its demise in 1945. Every aspect of the organization is covered, including its origins, its units and battles, and key figures who led formations in the field and oversaw internal affairs within Nazi Germany.- Continuing customer fascination with the role of the "SS" in Nazis Germany-...

Soviet Secret Projects: Fighters Since 1945 (eBook)

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This, the second of three volumes covering Soviet secret aviation projects, is devoted to post-World War II fighters and will include designs from famous bureaus such as Lavochkin, Mikoyan, Sukhoi, Yakovlev, Myasishchev, and Tupolev. The book covers early post-war fighters, competitions for the first-generation supersonic designs (MiG-21 and Su-7/-9), advanced designs of the 1960s which led to the MiG-2 and...

The Luftwaffe Album (eBook)

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The Luftwaffe Album provides impressive photographic coverage of over 35 fighter aircraft and more than 50 bombers. They are illustrated by over 600 photographs taken from rare archives. For the historian, enthusiast or modeller, this unprecedented pictorial guide to German aviation in World War Two is outstanding value. The illustrations are selected in order to show the full aircraft, in...

A Military History of Australia (eBook)

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A Military History of Australia provides a detailed chronological narrative of Australia's wars across more than two hundred years, set in the contexts of defence and strategic policy, the development of society and the impact of war and military service on Australia and Australians. It discusses the development of the armed forces as institutions and examines the relationship between governments...

Military Intelligence Blunders ***eBook, 381 pages***

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In this controversial, eye-opening book, a long-serving professional military intelligence officer examines and analyzes the mistakes in military judgment that have resulted in some of the major catastrophes in the air, at sea, and on the battlefield since the crushing defeat of Napoleon at Waterloo in 1815. Colonel John Hughes-Wilson not only explores how events have conspired to cause disasters...

Spies, Lies & Whistleblowers MI5, MI6 and the Shayler Affair (eBook)

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David Shayler and Annie Machon worked for MI5's political and counter-terrorism departments in the 1990s. They were so disgusted by its crimes and incompetence that they left and David went on the record about the service's failings. Ministers refused to hear his evidence. Instead, they have used the Official Secrets Act and injunctions to stop journalists from investigating his disclosures....

The Mossad: Six Landmark Missions of the Israeli Intelligence Agency, 1960-1990 (eBook)

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This book describes the clandestine missions that were defining moments in the evolution of the Mossad, including its pursuit of the Black September terrorists who murdered Israeli athletes at the 1972 Olympic Games, its acquisition on the high seas of yellowcake uranium for Israel's undeclared nuclear weapons program, and its role in bringing to justice Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann....

South African Air Force - Roll of Honour (eBook)

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South African Air Force - Roll of Honour / Suid Afrikaanse Lugmag - Ererol Author: Col Graham C.L du Toit, published 2011 107 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 1.14 MB

CIA Simple Sabotage Manual (Declassified) (eBook)

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CIA Simple Sabotage Manual (Declassified)  36 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 2.17 MB

USMC - Assault Climbers Handbook (eBook)

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USMC - Assault Climbers Handbook Author: USMC MOUNTAIN WARFARE TRAINING CENTER BRIDGEPORT, CA, published 2002 296 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 16.2 MB

Soldier's Guide to Mountain Warfare (eBook)

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This handbook is for individual Soldiers training for or operating in a mountainous environment. This is the second edition of this handbook, and numerous changes have been made to reflect the ever-changing environment based on first-hand observation by operational advisers from or attached to the Asymmetric Warfare Group. Author: Center for Army Lessons Learned (CALL), published 2012 120 Pages, PDF format. Download...

WEAPONS & WARFARE: Military Aircraft, Origins to 1918 (eBook)

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Rather than celebrating warfare, 50 Battles That Changed the World looks at clashes the author believes have had the most profound impact on world history. Listed in order of their relevance to the modern world, they range from the ancient past to the present day and span the globe many times over. Author: William Weir, published 2001 321 Pages, PDF format. Download link will...

50 Battles That Changed The World (eBook)

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Rather than celebrating warfare, 50 Battles That Changed the World looks at clashes the author believes have had the most profound impact on world history. Listed in order of their relevance to the modern world, they range from the ancient past to the present day and span the globe many times over. Author: William Weir, published 2001 321 Pages, PDF format. Download link will...

Great Commanders (eBook)

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The command of military forces in combat is unlike any other field of human endeavor. If war is the ultimate form of human competition, then the commander is the ultimate competitor. The commander operates in an environment of chance, uncertainty, and chaos, in which the stakes are, quite literally, life and death. He or she contends against an adversary who...

Airplane Flying Handbook (eBook)

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The Airplane Flying Handbook provides basic knowledge that is essential for pilots. This handbook introduces basic pilot skills and knowledge that are essential for piloting airplanes.It provides information on transition to other airplanes and the operation of various airplane systems.It is developed by the Flight Standards Service, Airman Testing Standards Branch, in cooperation  with various aviation educators  and industry. This...

Parachute Rigger Handbook (eBook)

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The Parachute Rigger Handbook introduces the basic skills necessary for acquiring a Parachute Rigger Certificate. It is developed by the Flight Standards Service, Airman Testing Standards Branch, in cooperation with various aviation educators and industry.  This handbook is primarily intended to assist individuals  who are preparing for the parachute rigger airman knowledge test and the oral and practical test. The material presented in...

Instrument Procedures Handbook (eBook)

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This handbook is designed as a technical reference for all pilots who operate under instrument flight rules (IFR) in the National Airspace System (NAS). It expands and updates information contained in the FAA-H-8083-15B, Instrument Flying Handbook, and introduces advanced information for IFR operations. Instrument flight instructors, instrument pilots, and instrument students will also find this handbook a valuable resource since...

Helicopter Flying Handbook (eBook)

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The Helicopter Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual for applicants who are preparing for their private, commercial, or flight instructor pilot certificates with a helicopter class rating. Certificated flight instructors may find this handbook a valuable training aid, since detailed coverage of aerodynamics, flight controls, systems, performance, flight maneuvers, emergencies, and aeronautical decision-making is included. Author: FAA, published 2019...

Helicopter Instructor's Handbook (eBook)

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The Helicopter Instructor’s Handbook is designed as a technical manual for applicants who are preparing for their flight instructor pilot certificate with a helicopter class rating. This handbook contains detailed coverage of aerodynamics, flight controls, systems, performance, flight maneuvers, emergencies, and aeronautical decision-making. Topics such as weather, navigation, radio navigation and communications, use of flight information publications, and regulations are...

Galil Ace Operator Manual (eBook)

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Galil Ace Operator Manual 91 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 2.47 MB

CZ 805 Bren Instruction Manual (eBook)

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CZ 805 Bren Instruction Manual 25 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 2.13 MB

Russia's War (eBook)

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Richard Overy recreates the course of the Great Patriotic War from the point of view of the military and the ordinary people. From the Hitler-Stalin pact through the unleashing of Operation Barbarossa, to the great series of Soviet victories which led to the capture of Berlin, Overy brilliantly recreates this apocalyptic struggle. Drawing on the most recent research, illustrated with...

Field Manual: Special Forces Sniper Training (eBook)

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This field manual (FM) provides doctrinal guidance on the mission, personnel, organization, equipment, training, skills, and employment of the Special Forces (SF) sniper. It describes those segments of sniping that are unique to SF soldiers and those portions of conventional sniping that are necessary to train indigenous forces. It is intended for use by commanders, staffs, instructors, and soldiers at...

Field Manual: Ambush and Counter-Ambush (eBook)

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The aim of this manual is to outline Canadian Forces doctrine on the tactics, techniques and procedures of ambush and counter-ambush. Author: National Defence, Canada - June 2009 85 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 24.4 MB

Field Manual: Long-Range Surveillance Unit Operations (eBook)

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This manual is primarily written for US Army long-range surveillance units (LRSU) and other Infantry reconnaissance and surveillance (R&S) units. It is also provided for use by corps, division, brigade combat team (BCT); battlefield surveillance brigade  (BFSB);  and  reconnaissance and surveillance squadron commanders and staffs; instructors of US Army corps, division, and BCT intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) operations. In...

The History of the South African Forces in France (eBook)

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This book is the tale of a great achievement in war. It is a record of the deeds of that expeditionary force which represented South Africa on the front in the West. There were South Africans in many British battalions, in cavalry regiments, in the Flying Corps, in every auxiliary service; but here we are concerned only with the contingent...

Who Killed Hammarskjold?: The UN, the Cold War and White Supremacy in Africa (eBook)

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One of the outstanding mysteries of the twentieth century, and one with huge political resonance, is the death of Dag Hammarskjold and his UN team in a plane crash in central Africa in 1961. Just minutes after midnight, his aircraft plunged into thick forest in the British colony of Northern Rhodesia (Zambia), abruptly ending his mission to bring peace to...

French Foreign Legion Paratrooper Combat Manual (eBook)

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French Foreign Legion Paratrooper Combat Manual 271 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.  File size: 23.9 MB

German Headgear in World War II (eBook)

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This book by Pat Moran and Jon Maguire illustrates, in full color, over 240 visor hats and helmets of the German: Army, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, SS, NSDAP, Police, Civilian, and miscellaneous formations. Each peaked hat is shown from four angles, including interior, and insignia detail. These volumes are a must for collectors of German headgear and militaria, as well as modelers and...

U-boats at War - Harald Busch (eBook)

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These are the German estimates of Allied and Neutral ships destroyed by German U-Boats: 1942 - 1027 ships; 1945 - 54 ships.Behind these figures lies one of the most fascinating and exciting stories to come out of World War II. It begins with the black nights in '39 and '40 when submarine wolf packs ripped the Allied convoys - and...

Operation Paperclip: The Secret Intelligence Program that Brought Nazi Scientists to America (eBook)

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In the chaos following World War II, the U.S. government faced many difficult decisions, including what to do with the Third Reich's scientific minds. These were the brains behind the Nazis' once-indomitable war machine. So began Operation Paperclip, a decades-long, covert project to bring Hitler's scientists and their families to the United States.Many of these men were accused of war...

The Red Circle: My Life in the Navy SEAL Sniper Corps and How I Trained America's Deadliest Marksmen - Brandon Webb (eBook)

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Brandon Webb's experiences in the world's most elite sniper corps are the stuff of legend. From his grueling years of training in Naval Special Operations to his combat tours in the Persian Gulf and Afghanistan, The Red Circle provides a rare and riveting look at the inner workings of the U.S. military through the eyes of a covert operations specialist. Yet it...

STANDOFF ATTACKS BY PLAN ON SOUTH AFRICAN SECURITY FORCE BASES DURING THE SWA/NAMIBIAN “BUSH WAR” (1966 TO 1989) (eBook)

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After World War I (1920), South Africa (SA) was granted a Class C-mandate by the League of Nations to administer the affairs of South West Africa (SWA) (now Namibia). During the middle sixties (1966) and early seventies (1972), the South West Africa Peoples Organisation (SWAPO), through its’ armed military wing – the Peoples Liberation Army of Namibia (PLAN), started resisting through military means by...

Famous South African Crimes - Rob Marsh (eBook)

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Murders, kidnappings and robberies, which have both fascinated and horrified the public. The exploits of the Stander Gang (1984), for example, have recently been turned into a Hollywood film. But do you know about the theft of the Oppenheimer jewels in 1955, the notorious poisoner Daisy de Melker or Dorothea Kraft, the first woman hanged in the Union of South...

A Military History of the Angolan Armed Forces from the 1960's onwards (eBook)

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A Military History of the Angolan Armed Forces from the 1960's onwards – as told by former combatants Authors: Ana Leao & Martin Rupiya 36 Pages, PDF format. Download link will be immediately available after checkout.     

Nixon's Trident: Naval Power in Southeast Asia, 1968–1972 (eBook)

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This booklet focuses on the three prongs of the naval trident that President Nixon wielded during the final years of the Vietnam War: naval air power, naval bombardment, and mine warfare. For much of this period, Navy aircraft sought to hamper the flow of supplies down the Ho Chi Minh Trail in Laos—a huge investment in air power resources that...

Men at War: Vietnam Airborne (eBook)

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The Airborne units that fought against the Viet Cong in Vietnam were a select brotherhood. Their ability to respond and move rapidly by air transport or helicopter, combined with their flexibility in ever-changing tactical situations, saved the day in many brutal fights in the jungles, swamps, plains and mountains of Vietnam. This book looks at the history, organization and uniforms...

German Army Elite Units 1939-45 (eBook)

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In World War II a number of German Army units and divisions were classed as élites, and were distinguished by special insignia of various kinds. For some this status was simply a matter of lineage - e.g. the Infantry Regiment 'List', which traced its identity to the Bavarian unit with which Hitler had served in World War I. Some, like...

Blind Man's Bluff: The Untold Story of American Submarine Espionage (eBook)

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Originally published in 1998 and a best seller in its hardcover and paperback publications, Blind Man's Bulff is a dramatic, and riveting history. Over the course of five years, investigative reporters Sherry Sontag and Chris Drew interviewed hundreds of men who had never spoken about their underwater lives,not even to their wives and children. They uncovered a wealth of classified...