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- Hodder & Stoughton 2004; Not Available
Bestselling author and highly respected BBC news correspondent Kate Adie brings a century of dramatic change for women in uniform vividly to life in this newly reformatted paperback edition of her successful hardback. more...
- The History Press 2014; US$ 29.17
The British Army has always set great store by its cap badges, which, in miniature, encapsulated the history and traditions of the units that wore them. They were worn with pride by the County regiments (that formed the bulk of the infantry) throughout the two world wars. Here is a comprehensive illustrated collection of the cap badges of the Second... more...
- ABC-CLIO 1982; US$ 78.00
?This interesting account of the development of the machine gun takes the reader from the Gatling guns of the Civil War to the eve of WWI....This book provides an important look at the inability of military bureaucracy to rise above inertia and find a place for a demonstrably better weapon. It is highly recommended for all service schools and colleges... more...
- RAND Corporation 2001; US$ 9.95
This documented briefing addresses the questions of whether militarycompensation is adequate to enable the military services to meet theirmanpower requirements now and in the future and whether action to changemilitary compensation is required now. Major military pay legislation waspassed in 1999 and took effect in Fiscal Year 2000, so there is also... more...
- RAND Corporation 2005; US$ 9.95
To assist the Air Force in the process of changing the way it purchases services, this report reviews related commercial sector practices and suggests metrics to track progress and refine services procurement efforts over time. more...
- RAND Corporation 2008; US$ 9.95
This analysis uses data from Selected Acquisition Reports to determine the causes of cost growth in 35 mature major defense acquisition programs. Four major sources of growth are identified: (1) errors in estimation and scheduling, (2) decisions by the government, (3) financial matters, and (4) miscellaneous. The analysis shows that more than two-thirds... more...
- Thorogood Publishing 2002; US$ 180.00
Aims to draw out the main principles, processes and procedures involved in tendering and negotiating MoD contracts. This book covers aspects of competitive tendering, negotiation and contractual negotiations. It provides guidance, tips and techniques for dealing with the MoD. more...
- The History Press 2013; US$ 27.69
Britain's great battlefield generals of World War 2 like Montgomery and Slim would have failed had not General Sir Ronald Adam been appointed Adjutant-General in 1941. As the army's second most senior officer, he was responsible for providing the man-and womanpower for battle. He revolutionised recruitment practices and introduced scientific selection... more...
- RAND Corporation 2002; US$ 9.95
Financial problems are widespread among young enlisted personnel in the US military. This report shows that young military members are more prone to problems paying bills than their civilian counterparts. more...