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  • On Tactics

    On Tactics
    av B. A. Friedman

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682476246

    Originally setting out to write the very book that he would have wanted to own as a young infantryman, the author penned On Tactics as a remedy for navigating the chaotic and inchoate realm of tactical theory. Challenging centuries-old conventional…

  • Fighter Combat

    Fighter Combat
    av Robert L. Shaw

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780870210594

    Provides a detailed discussion of one-on-one dog-fights and multi-fighter team work tactics. Full discussions of fighter aircraft and weapons systems performance are provided along with an explanation of radar intercept tactics and an analysis of th…

  • The Pentagon Wars

    The Pentagon Wars
    av James G. Burton

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781612516004

    From the late 1960s through the mid-1980s, a small band of military activists waged war against corruption in the Pentagon, challenging a system they believed squandered the public’s money and trust. The book examines the movement and its prop…

  • Red Star Over the Pacific

    Red Star Over the Pacific
    av Toshi Yoshihara

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682472187

    Combining a close knowledge of Asia and an ability to tap Chinese-language sources with naval combat experience and expertise in sea-power theory, the authors assess how the rise of Chinese sea power will affect U.S. maritime strategy in Asia. They…

  • Fleet Tactics and Naval Operations

    Fleet Tactics and Naval Operations
    av Wayne Hughes

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682473375

    The revised edition of this indispensable work still covers battle tactics at sea from the age of fighting sail to the present, with emphasis on trends (factors that have changed throughout history), constants (things that have not changed), and var…

  • Mars Adapting

    Mars Adapting
    av Frank G. Hoffman

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682475898

    As Clausewitz observed, ""In war more than anywhere else, things do not turn out as we expect."" The essence of war is a competitive reciprocal relationship with an adversary. Commanders and institutional leaders must recognize shortfalls and resolv…

  • China as a Twenty-First-Century Naval Power

    China as a Twenty-First-Century Naval Power
    av Michael McDevitt

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682475355

    Xi Jinping has made his ambitions for the People's Liberation Army (PLA) perfectly clear, there is no mystery what he wants, first, that China should become a "great maritime power" and secondly, that the PLA "become a world-class armed force by 205…

  • The Chief Culprit

    The Chief Culprit
    av Viktor Suvorov

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591148067

    Bestselling author Victor Suvorov probes newly released Soviet documents and reevaluates existing material to analyse Stalin's strategic design to conquer Europe and the reasons behind his controversial support for Nazi Germany. A former Soviet army…

  • The Blitzkrieg Legend

    The Blitzkrieg Legend
    av Karl-Heinz Frieser

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591142959

    Here, for the first time in English, is an illuminating new German perspective on the decisive Blitzkrieg campaign of 1940. Karl-Heinz Frieser's account provides the definitive explanation for Germany's startling success and the equally surprising a…

  • Chinese Communist Espionage

    Chinese Communist Espionage
    av Peter Mattis

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682473030

    This is the first book of its kind to employ hundreds of Chinese sources to explain the history and current state of Chinese Communist intelligence operations. It profiles the leaders, top spies, and important operations in the history of China's es…

  • Uncommon Valor

    Uncommon Valor
    av Stephen L. Moore

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591145745

    Uncommon Valor is a look into the formation and operation of an advanced Special Forces recon company during the Vietnam War. Code-named the Studies and Observations Group, SOG was the most covert U.S. military unit in its time and contained only vo…

  • General Naval Tactics

    General Naval Tactics
    av Milan Vego

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682475416

    In General Naval Tactics, Naval War College professor and renowned tactical expert Milan Vego describes and explains those aspects of naval tactics most closely related to the human factor. Specifically, he explains in some detail the objectives and…

  • Adopting Mission Command

    Adopting Mission Command
    av Donald E. Vandergriff

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682471050

    In September 2010, James G. Pierce, a retired U.S. Army colonel with the Strategic Studies Institute at the U.S. Army War College in Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania, published a study on Army organizational culture. Pierce postulated that "the abili…

  • Circle of Treason

    Circle of Treason
    av Sandra Grimes

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591143963

    While there have been other books about Aldrich Ames, Circle of Treason is the first account written by CIA agents who were key members of the CIA team that conducted the intense "Ames Mole Hunt." Sandra Grimes and Jeanne Vertefeuille were two of th…

  • A Brief Guide to Maritime Strategy

    A Brief Guide to Maritime Strategy
    av James R. Holmes

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682473818

    A Brief Guide to Maritime Strategy is a deliberately compact introductory work aimed at junior seafarers, those who make decisions affecting the sea services, and those who educate seafarers and decision-makers. It introduces readers to the main the…

  • The Tankies

    The Tankies
    av Garth Ennis

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682475973

    From the bloody battle for Normandy to the Nazi heartland, from war's end to the killing fields of Korea, the men of the British Army's Royal Tank Regiment fight battle after battle against terrible odds. Whether outnumbered or outgunned, the Tankie…

  • The Ship of the Line

    The Ship of the Line
    av Brian Lavery

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591141877

    The Ship of the Line takes the best models from the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich to tell the story of the evolution of the ship of the line, known as the capital ship and epitome of British sea power during its heyday from 1650-1850. This p…

  • The Devil's Brigade

    The Devil's Brigade
    av Robert H. Adleman

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591140047

    • The daring exploits of the first special forces unit of WWII •World War II tale of adventure •Available in paperback for the first time The first special service forces of WWII were known as the Devil’s Brigade. Ferocious a…

  • The Battle of Midway

    The Battle of Midway
    av Thomas C. Hone

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682470305

    The Battle of Midway, commemorated annually in the U.S. Navy, warrants close attention. This Naval Institute guide includes some of the most vibrant and informed accounts by individuals who fought on both sides of the June 1942 battle. The anthology…

  • The Bridge at Dong Ha

    The Bridge at Dong Ha
    av John Grider Miller

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781557505873

    This is the true story of the legendary Vietnam War hero John Ripley, who braved intense enemy fire to destroy a strategic bridge and stall a major North Vietnamese invasion into the South in April 1972. Told by a fellow Marine, the account lays bar…

  • Once Upon a Time in France

    Once Upon a Time in France
    av Fabien Nury

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682474716

    For some, he was a villain. For others, a hero. Based on a true story, Once Upon a Time in France follows the life of Joseph Joanovici, a Romanian Jew who immigrated to France in the 1920s and became one of the richest men in Europe as a scrap-metal…

  • No Surrender

    No Surrender
    av Hiroo Onoda

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781557506634

    In the Spring of 1974, 2nd Lt. Hiroo Onoda of the Japanese army made world headlines when he emerged from the Philippine jungle after a thirty-year ordeal. Hunted in turn by American troops, the Philippine army and police, hostile islanders, and eve…

  • The First South Pacific Campaign

    The First South Pacific Campaign
    av John B. Lundstrom

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591144175

    On May 7 and 8, 1942, fast carrier task forces from the United States and Imperial Japanese navies met in combat for the first time in the Battle of the Coral Sea. A strategic victory for the U.S. in spite of the loss of the carrier Lexington, the d…

  • The American Black Chamber

    The American Black Chamber
    av Herbert O. Yardley

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591149897

    During the 1920s Herbert O. Yardley was chief of the first peacetime cryptographic organisation in the United States, the ancestor of today’s National Security Agency. Funded by the US Army and the Department of State, Yardley’s small an…

  • Black Shoe Carrier Admiral

    Black Shoe Carrier Admiral
    av John B. Lundstrom

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591144199

    This is the first paperback edition of the revisionist work about Admiral Frank Jack Fletcher, who won his battles at sea but lost the war of public opinion. A surface warrior, Fletcher led the carrier forces in the Pacific that won against all odds…

  • Kaigun

    Kaigun
    av David C. Evans

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591142447

    One of the great spectacles of modern naval history is the Imperial Japanese Navy's instrumental role in Japan's rise from an isolationist feudal kingdom to a potent military empire stridently confronting, in 1941, the world's most powerful nation.…

  • Fields of Fire

    Fields of Fire
    av James Webb

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781557509635

    Hailed as the most important novel to emerge from the Vietnam War when first published in 1978, this book launched a spectacular writing career for James Webb that now includes four bestselling novels. A much-decorated former Marine who fought and w…

  • Fading Victory

    Fading Victory
    av Donald Goldstein

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591143246

    Long out of print, theses wartime diaries of a key admiral of the Imperial Japanese Navy, provide a revealing inside look into the Japanese view of the Pacific War. Matome Ugaki was chief of staff of the Combined Fleet under Admiral Isoroki Yamamoto…

  • Japanese Destroyer Captain

    Japanese Destroyer Captain
    av Tameichi Hari

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591143840

    Japanese Destroyer Captain is a highly regarded war memoir that was a best seller in both Japan and the United States during the 1960s. The work has long been treasured by World War II buffs and professional historians for its insights into the Japa…

  • The Craft of Wargaming

    The Craft of Wargaming
    av Robert Burks

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682473764

    The Craft of Wargaming is designed to support supervisors, planners, and analysts who use wargames to support their organizations' missions. The authors focus on providing analysts and planners with a clear methodology that allows them to initiate,…

  • Hunter-Killer

    Hunter-Killer
    av William T. Y'Blood

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591149958

    The pursuit of German U-boats in the Battle of the Atlantic has long been considered one of the most exciting stories of World War II. This definitive study takes readers into the cockpits and onto the flight decks of the versatile and hardy U.S. es…

  • AI at War

    AI at War

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682476062

    Artificial intelligence (AI) may be the most beneficial technological development of the twenty-first century. Media hype and raised expectations for results, however, have clouded understanding of the true nature of AI--including its limitations an…

  • COSSAC

    COSSAC
    av Stephen C. Kepher

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682475089

    When Frederick Morgan was appointed COSSAC (Chief of Staff to the Supreme Allied Commander), in the spring of 1943, there was no approved plan for a cross-Channel attack and no commander. There was not even agreement about when the re-entry into the…

  • Leadership in Dangerous Situations

    Leadership in Dangerous Situations
    av Colonel Patrick J. Sweeney USA

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591148326

    Dangerous situations are environments where group members must routinely engage in events that place their physical and psychological well-being at risk to accomplish the organisation’s objectives. International scholars and practitioners from…

  • U.S. Cruisers

    U.S. Cruisers
    av Norman Friedman

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682476260

    Like other books in Norman Friedman's design-history series, this one pays attention to all designs, even those that never left the drawing board, since every proposal made is a link in the evolution of the cruiser force. Friedman, a recognized auth…

  • U.S. Cruisers

    U.S. Cruisers

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682477595

    The Norman Friedman Illustrated Design History series of U.S. warships books has been an industry standard for three decades and has sold thousands of copies worldwide. To mark and celebrate this achievement, the Naval Institute Press is proud to ma…

  • U.S. Battleships

    U.S. Battleships
    av Norman Friedman

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591142478

    Naval historians and enthusiasts alike will find U.S. Battleships to be the most comprehensive reference available on the entire development of U.S. battleships, from the Maine and Texas of 1886, through the Montana class of World War II, up to the…

  • U.S. Battleships

    U.S. Battleships

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682477588

    The Norman Friedman Illustrated Design History series of U.S. warships books has been an industry standard for three decades and has sold thousands of copies worldwide. To mark and celebrate this achievement, the Naval Institute Press is proud to ma…

  • The Japanese Submarine Force and World War II

    The Japanese Submarine Force and World War II
    av Carl Boyd, Akihiko Yoshida

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781557500151

    When first published in 1995, this book was hailed as an absolutely indispensable contribution to the history of the Pacific War. Drawing heavily from Japanese sources and American wartime intercepts of secret Japanese radio messages, a noted Americ…

  • Midway

    Midway
    av Mitsuo Fuchida

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781557504289

    This landmark study was first published in English by the Naval Institute in 1955 and was added to the Classics of Naval Literature series in 1992. Widely acknowledged for its valuable Japanese insights into the battle that turned that tide of war i…

  • On Tactics

    On Tactics
    av B.A. Friedman

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682471630

    On Tactics is intended to be the remedy to the chaotic and thus far unformed realm of tactical theory and to answer questions like the one above. Part One of the book will establish a tactical system meant to replace the Principles of War checklist.…

  • Silent Victory

    Silent Victory
    av Clay Blair

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781557502179

    With the content of an authoritative reference and the excitement of a thriller, this history of the US submarine war is one of the most informative and entertaining books written on the Pacific campaign. The author, a respected journalist and World…

  • Learning War

    Learning War
    av Trent Hone

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682472934

    Learning War examines the U.S. Navy's doctrinal development from 1898-1945 and explains why the Navy in that era was so successful as an organization at fostering innovation. A revolutionary study of one of history's greatest success stories, this b…

  • The Night Witches

    The Night Witches
    av Garth Ennis

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682473900

    As the German Army smashes deep into Soviet Russia and the defenders of the Motherland retreat in disarray a unique new squadron arrives at a Russian forward airbase. Like all night bomber units they will risk fiery death flying obsolete biplanes ag…

  • Naval Shiphandler's Guide

    Naval Shiphandler's Guide
    av James A. Barber Jr

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682477014

    The first new book on naval shiphandling in more than a generation, this guide helps beginning and intermediate shiphandlers learn and perfect a skill crucial to their naval careers while at the same time offering useful hints to seasoned pros. The…

  • New Guinea and the Marianas, March 1944 - August 1944

    New Guinea and the Marianas, March 1944 - August 1944
    av Samuel Eliot Morison

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591145547

    The eighth volume of Admiral Morison’s History of United States Naval Operations in World War II covers five of the most eventful months of the Pacific war, from March to August of 1944. It describes the submarine patrols of this period, the f…

  • The Naval Officer's Guide

    The Naval Officer's Guide
    av Lesa McComas

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682474594

    The Naval Officer's Guide, intended primarily for commissioned officers in the U.S. Navy, is also a valuable introduction to the sea services for officers from other uniformed services, the U.S. interagency community, and anyone interested in learni…

  • Admiral Gorshkov

    Admiral Gorshkov
    av Norman Polmar

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682473306

    Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Sergei G. Gorshkov was the product of a tradition unlike those of his Western contemporaries. He had a unique background of revolution, civil war, world wars, and the forceful implementation of an all-control…

  • The Rising Sun in the Pacific, 1931 -  April 1943

    The Rising Sun in the Pacific, 1931 - April 1943
    av Samuel Eliot Morison

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591145493

    Samuel Eliot Morison’s monumental fifteen volume series, History of United States Naval Operations in World War II, covering the complete record of the U.S. Navy during the war, is a critically acclaimed work of history. First published by Lit…

  • Descent into Darkness

    Descent into Darkness
    av Edward C. Raymer

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591147244

    On December 7, 1941, as the great battleships Arizona, Oklahoma, and Utah lay paralysed and burning in the aftermath of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, a crack team of U.S. Navy salvage divers headed by Edward C. Raymer were hurriedly flown to…

  • Punk's War

    Punk's War

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682477878

    Punk's War reveals the inner workings of the U.S. Navy as only an insider can. An authentic and riveting thriller, it is a highly acclaimed novel of a fighter pilot's experience in the era just before 9/11. As the U.S. military enters another post-c…

  • Punk's Fight

    Punk's Fight

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781682477861

    On a mission over central Afghanistan, Punk is hit--and taken captive by the Taliban. And after he escapes, the challenge is not over. Because now Punk must navigate the war-torn country not from the skies, but on the ground--seeing up close for the…