The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, Sony Reader...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Military engineering

Most popular at the top

  • Quad Rotorcraft Controlby Luis Rodolfo García Carrillo; Alejandro Enrique Dzul López; Rogelio Lozano; Claude Pégard

    Springer 2012; US$ 129.00

    "Quad Rotorcraft Control" develops original control methods for the navigation and hovering flight of an autonomous mini-quad-rotor robotic helicopter. These methods use an imaging system and a combination of inertial and altitude sensors to localize and guide the movement of the unmanned aerial vehicle relative to its immediate environment.... more...

  • Space Warfareby John J. Klein

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    This new study considers military space strategy within the context of the land and naval strategies of the past, showing its limitations and pointing towards new strategic directions. more...

  • US Presidents and the Militarization of Space, 1946-1967by Sean N. Kalic

    Texas A&M University Press 2012; US$ 40.00

    In the clash of ideologies represented by the Cold War, even the heavens were not immune to militarization. Satellites and space programs became critical elements among the national security objectives of both the United States and the Soviet Union. According to  US  Presidents and the Militarization of Space, 1946?1967 , three American presidents... more...

  • Military Robots and Drones: A Reference Handbookby Paul Springer

    ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 58.00

    This book provides an insightful introduction to the most important field of military innovation for the 21st century?robotic and drone weaponry. more...

  • Hurricane R4118by Peter Vacher; Bob Foster

    Grub Street Publishing 2010; US$ 16.49

    In 1982 when he was traveling in India, Peter Vacher stumbled on the remains of a British plane - a Hurricane Mark 1, a veteran of the Battle of Britain. It was in a dreadful state. Could he restore it? Would it fly again?Not until 14 years later did he decide to act and after six years of wrangling he got the icon home. Then the truly difficult process... more...

  • American Military Transport Aircraft Since 1925by E.R. Johnson; Lloyd S. Jones

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 45.00

    Without the support of airlift, the modern American military machine would be brought to a standstill.  Since World War II--beginning with the Cold War and continuing up to present day the U.S. armed forces have come to increasingly rely upon airlift for mobility. The power to rapidly move and thereafter support a military operation--anywhere... more...

  • History of Dive Bombingby Peter Smith

    Pen and Sword 2007; US$ 9.99

    This is the incredible history of the dive bomber told from both official records and eyewitness accounts. It tears away the many myths and misrepresentations that surrounded this type of warplane and presents a truly original and detailed history, from the first true combat dive bombing by an RAF pilot in 1917 to the last stirring wartime actions.... more...

  • British Aerospace Hawkby Dave Windle

    Pen and Sword 2011; US$ 5.99

    For many years the world?s finest aerobatic team, the RAF?s Red Arrows, have thrilled millions with their demonstrations of this fine aircraft's agility and maneuverability. Black Hawks can also be seen in the valleys of Wales, flying ground-hugging flight paths along the valleys. These are the aircraft used to teach flying perfection to new generations... more...

  • Surviving Fighter Aircraft of World War Twoby Don Berliner

    Pen and Sword 2011; US$ 5.99

    This is a guide to the existing WWII aircraft to be found in aviation museums throughout the world. Each DPS contains a colour photo of an example of the aircraft as viewed in an aviation museum, examples of different marks (wartime shots in mono) and a textual resume of the type with statistics.The aircraft can be viewed in the USA, UK, France, Czechoslovakia,... more...

  • Phantom from the Cockpitby Peter Caygill

    Pen and Sword 2006; US$ 8.99

    The McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom was the outstanding aircraft in many of the Western World's air forces during the 1960s and 70s. It played a key role in the 'Cold War' and saw action in Vietnam. It first flew in 1958 and went into operation with the US Navy in 1960. During its long front-line life it flew in the roles of an interceptor, fighter-bomber... more...