A Civilian's Guide to the U.S. MilitaryA Civilian's Guide to the U.S. Military
by Barbara Schading, Richard Schading
Attention! Learn more about your military now!Does a corporal have to salute a lieutenant or is it the other way around? What are forward-deployed units? Is an "armored cow" a type of tank or something soldiers eat? Are Polaris missiles dropped from the air or launched from a submarine? If someone calls you a "Cat 4" should you be honored or offend ...
Number of pages: 400 | Publication Date: 2006-12-22 | ISBN-13: 9781582974088

The U.S. Marine Corps (The U.S. Military Branches)The U.S. Marine Corps (The U.S. Military Branches)
Jennifer Reed
U.S. Marines pride themselves on being the "first to fight" for their country. By sea, by land, and by air, Marines work as a team. They get help from high-tech vehicles such as the F/A Hornet fighter jet and weapons such as M-4 rifles. Beginning readers are sure to enjoy learning about various aspects of the Marine Corps, from jobs to weapons and ...
Number of pages: 24 | Publication Date: 2017-08-01 | ISBN-13: 9781515767763

TarnishedTarnished
George E. Reed
Bad or toxic leadership, abusive supervision, and petty tyranny in organizations are perennial issues. But to date, there has been little effort to examine the scope and nature of bad leadership in the military. Tarnished rectifies that lack of attention by defining the problems and suggesting possible solutions appropriate to the military’s uniq ...
Number of pages: 216 | Publication Date: 2015-09-01 | ISBN-13: 9781612347233

Night in the American VillageNight in the American Village
Akemi Johnson
“A lively encounter with identity and American military history in Okinawa. Night in the American Village is by turns intellectual, hip, and sexy. I admire it for its ferocity, style, and vigor. A wonderful book.” —Anthony Swofford, author of JarheadA beautifully written examination of the complex relationship between the women living near th ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2019-06-18 | ISBN-13: 9781620973318

U.S. Military Working Dog Training HandbookU.S. Military Working Dog Training Handbook
Department of Defense
Learn how to train your dog exactly as the U.S. military trains its canine soldiers. This manual is the Department of Defense’s principle source of information on care, conditioning, and training of our nation’s Military Working Dogs – such as “Cairo,” the canine who served in the raid that killed Bin Laden. From basics, such as “HEEL ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2012-10-30 | ISBN-13: 9780762780327

The U.S. Army (The U.S. Military Branches)The U.S. Army (The U.S. Military Branches)
Matt Doeden
Members of the U.S. Army make up the biggest branch of the U.S. Armed Forces. Infantry soldiers, engineers, pilots, and others work together. They get help from high-tech vehicles like the Apache helicopter and weapons such as rifles and grenades. Beginning readers are sure to enjoy learning about all-things Army, from jobs to weapons and equipment ...
Number of pages: 24 | Publication Date: 2017-08-01 | ISBN-13: 9781515767770

U.S. Military History For DummiesU.S. Military History For Dummies
John C. McManus
Want to know more about American military history? U.S. Military History For Dummies presents concise and revealing accounts of all of the nation's armed conflicts from the French and Indian War to Iraq. It explains how the U.S. military is organized and how its branches operate, both independently and together. This straightforward guide examines ...
Number of pages: 384 | Publication Date: 2007-11-05 | ISBN-13: 9780470165027

The U.S. Air Force (The U.S. Military Branches)The U.S. Air Force (The U.S. Military Branches)
Matt Doeden
Up, up, and away! The brave men and women of the United States Air Force are always hard at work protecting their country. Pilots, mechanics, air traffic controllers, and other airmen all have important jobs. They get help from high-tech vehicles such as the MQ-9 Reaper drone and advanced guns and missiles. Beginning readers are sure to enjoy learn ...
Number of pages: 24 | Publication Date: 2017-08-01 | ISBN-13: 9781515767749

U.S. Military Arms Inspector MarksU.S. Military Arms Inspector Marks
by Anthony C. Daum, Charles W. Pate
Your key to understanding and assessing the originality of American military rifles, swords, pistols, muskets, carbines, revolvers, and more! A collector's guide to the inspection marks found on American firearms and edged weapons from 1795 1953 with detailed information about the inspectors and the weapons that bear their marks. This long-awaited ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2016-12-05 | ISBN-13: 9781931464772

Combat PoliceCombat Police
Richard Young
In the early 1970's, the U.S. Army published a set of monographs on the Vietnam War entitled 'Vietnam Study Series.' This series covered most of the major aspects of the conflict from airmobile operations to financial management, but did not include the activities of the military police. Combat Police completes the series by presenting a systematic ...
Number of pages: 292 | Publication Date: 2002-12-03 | ISBN-13: 9781403363916

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