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  • Cap Badges of the British Army 1939-45by G L D Alderton

    The History Press 2014; US$ 29.17

    <div>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... more...

  • Bullets and Bureaucrats: The Machine Gun and the United States Army, 1861-1916by David Armstrong; Jay Luvaas

    ABC-CLIO 1982; US$ 86.00

    ?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...

  • Merchants and the Military in Eighteenth-Century Britainby Gordon Bannerman

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    Investigates the contract sector of the British Army during the long eighteenth century. This book argues that this group of financiers, private merchants, businessmen and farmers represented a vital interest group which was at the nexus of the fiscal-military structure. It draws on papers from the War Office, the Treasury and the Audit Office. more...

  • Tendering and Negotiating MoD Contractsby Tim Boyce

    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 Radical Generalby Roger Broad

    The History Press 2013; US$ 27.69

    <div>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... more...

  • Buying Military Transformationby Peter Dombrowski; Eugene Gholz

    Columbia University Press 2012; US$ 59.99

    In Buying Military Transformation, Peter Dombrowski and Eugene Gholz analyze the United States military's ongoing effort to capitalize on information technology. New ideas about military doctrine derived from comparisons to Internet Age business practices can be implemented only if the military buys technologically innovative weapons systems. Buying... more...

  • China's Military Procurement in the Reform Eraby Yoram Evron

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    The decisions that shape the policy of weapons procurement are an important area of national security policy. This is all the more true for China, which during recent decades has vacillated between different sources and directions of military build-up. This book explores the politics of military procurement in China under the successive leaderships... more...

  • Food in the American Militaryby John C. Fisher; Carol Fisher

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2010; US$ 38.00

    American soldiers and sailors have progressed from simple campfire and ship's deck cooking to today's nutritionally sound, menu diverse, high tech, and ethnically correct feeding options. This book describes in great detail the development of rations used by America's military war by war from the Revolutionary period to the present, especially... more...

  • Military Badge Collectingby John Gaylor

    Pen and Sword 2001; US$ 9.99

    This book is a comprehensive guide, which will appeal to anyone with an interest in medal collecting. The book contains over 800 illustrations. more...

  • Integrated Logistics Support Handbookby James Jones

    McGraw-Hill Education 2010; US$ 120.00

    All the ILS expertise needed to achieve a more supportable system and cost-effective support infrastructure Engineers and managers can turn to the updated Third Edition of Integrated Logistics Support Handbook for expert guidance on applying Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) for acquisition and procurement planning in new product development.... more...