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  • War in Ancient Egyptby Anthony J. Spalinger

    Wiley 2016; US$ 154.95 US$ 134.29

    This book is an introduction to the war machine of New Kingdom Egypt from c. 1575 bc–1100 bc. Focuses on the period in which the Egyptians created a professional army and gained control of Syria, creating an “Empire of Asia”. Written by a respected Egyptologist. Highlights new technological developments, such as the use... more...

  • Marine Combustion Practiceby J. Flack; R. Strong; A. J. S. Bennett; A. J. S. Bennett

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Marine Combustion Practice reviews developments in marine combustion practice and covers topics ranging from combustion equipment for boilers to diesel injection equipment, nuclear reactors, and the use of natural gas in marine boilers. Automatic control of oil-fired marine boilers is discussed, along with fundamental types of injection pumps and factors... more...

  • Military Life 101by Janet I. Farley

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 35.99

    Making the decision to join the military is a big one that affects not only the person who will be wearing the uniform but also family members, and even close friends. Military Life 101 is a brief orientation to life in the military. more...

  • Advances in Missile Guidance, Control, and Estimationby S.N. Balakrishnan; A. Tsourdos; B.A. White

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 199.95

    Stringent demands on modern guided weapon systems require new approaches to guidance, control, and estimation. There are requirements for pinpoint accuracy, low cost per round, easy upgrade paths, enhanced performance in counter-measure environments, and the ability to track low-observable targets. Advances in Missile Guidance, Control, and Estimation... more...

  • RFID and Auto-ID in Planning and Logisticsby Erick C. Jones; Christopher A. Chung

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 172.95

    As RFID technology is becoming increasingly popular, the need has arisen to address the challenges and approaches to successful implementation. RFID and Auto-ID in Planning and Logistics: A Practical Guide for Military UID Applications presents the concepts for students, military personnel and contractors, and corporate managers to learn about RFID... more...

  • Conflict and Cooperation in Cyberspaceby Panayotis A Yannakogeorgos; Adam B Lowther

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 59.95

    Conflict and Cooperation in Cyberspace: The Challenge to National Security brings together some of the world?s most distinguished military leaders, scholars, cyber operators, and policymakers in a discussion of current and future challenges that cyberspace poses to the United States and the world. Maintaining a focus on policy-relevant solutions,... more...

  • Air Powerby Jeremy Black

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 37.99

    This essential book offers a compelling and original interpretation of the rise of military aviation. Jeremy Black, one of the world?s finest scholars of military history, provides a lucid analysis of the use of airpower over land and sea both during the two world wars and the more limited wars of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. more...

  • The Wages of Warby Mark Crispin Miller; Richard Severo; Lewis Milford; Charles Sheehan-Miles

    Open Road Media 2016; US$ 14.99

    A disturbing chronicle of the US government?s mistreatment of American soldiers and veterans throughout history, with a new introduction by Charles Sheehan-Miles Time and time again, the sacrifices made by veterans and their families have been repaid with scorn, discrimination, lack of health services, scant financial compensation, and other indignities.... more...

  • Super Soldiersby Jai Galliott; Mianna Lotz

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 109.95

    The Spartan City State produced what is probably one of the most iconic and ruthless military forces in recorded history. They believed that military training and education began at birth. Post-World War II saw a shift to army tanks, fighter jets and missiles that would go on to fight the next huge battle in Northern Europe. Today, with the advent... more...

  • Afterimagesby Liam Kennedy

    University of Chicago Press 2016; US$ 45.00

    In 2005, photographer Chris Hondros captured a striking image of a young Iraqi girl in the aftermath of the killing of her parents by American soldiers. The shot stunned the world and has since become iconic?comparable to the infamous photo by Nick Ut of a Vietnamese girl running from a napalm attack. Both images serve as microcosms for their respective... more...