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- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 12.99
Fast. Motivated. Hard-hitting. That's what every business wants to be. And that's why the U.S. Marines excel in every mission American throws at them, no matter how tough the odds. In Corps Business , journalist David H. Freeman identifies the Marine's simple but devastatingly effective principles for managing people and resources -- and ultimately... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2011; US$ 94.00
This comprehensive survey profiles one of history's greatest fighting forces, on land, sea, and air. more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2012; US$ 24.95
Just out of high school in 1977, her personal life already a mess, Tracy Crow thought the Marines might straighten her out. And sure enough, in the Corps she became a respected public affairs officer and military journalist?one day covering tank maneuvers or beach assaults, the next interviewing the secretary of the navy. But success didn?t come without... more...
- Naval Institute Press 2013; US$ 19.95
Marine general Victor "Brute" Krulak offers here a riveting insiders's chronicle of U.S. Marines - their fights on the battlefield and off, and their extraordinary esprit de corps. He not only takes a close look at the Marine experience during World War II, Korea, and Vietnam - wars in which Krulak was himself a participant - but also examines the... more...
- Naval Institute Press 2013; US$ 21.95
Lt. General Frank E. Petersen?s autobiography provides a critical examination of this remarkable Marine?s career, from his accomplishments as the first black pilot in the U.S. Marine Corps to his promotion to Lieutenant General and final service as Commander U.S. Marine Corp Base Quantico, Virginia. At the time of his retirement in 1988, General... more...
- Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 24.95
In response to the irregular warfare challenges facing the U.S. in Iraq and Afghanistan in 2005, General James Mattis?then commander of Marine Corps Combat Development Command?established a new Marine Corps cultural initiative. The goal was simple: teach Marines to interact successfully with the local population in areas of conflict. The implications,... more...
- Naval Institute Press 2014; US$ 25.95
The U.S. Marine Corps is widely recognized and admired as the undisputed leader in presenting its case as the world's most effective military organization. This book explains how to promote your own group with the same effectiveness. Written primarily for new Marine Public Affairs Officers (PAOs), this handy reference will also prove useful to Marine... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2014; US$ 24.95
Smedley Butler's life and career epitomize the contradictory nature of American military policy through the first part of this century. Butler won renown as a Marine battlefield hero, campaigning in most of America's foreign military expeditions from 1898 to the late 1920s. He became the leading national advocate for paramilitary police reform. Upon... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2015; US$ 45.00
Before World War I, the U.S. Marines had no general officer corps. From 1899 to 1914, three Marines served in the office of commandant as generals, but none was permanently promoted above colonel. With the Naval Personnel Act of 1916, the rank of brigadier general was established and 39 Marines were promoted from 1916 through 1936. Among them, five... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
This exciting book was listed as #1 on The Advocate?s (ital) bestseller list for December 1996! In The Masculine Marine, author Steven Zeeland records, for the first time ever, what active-duty Marines have to say about what it means to be a man, to be a Marine, and to desire other men. As the foremost surviving icon of traditional masculinity, Marines... more...