Category: Military Technology

Access to History for the IB diploma. Causes, practices and by Andy Dailey, Sarah Webb

By Andy Dailey, Sarah Webb

Make certain your scholars have entry to the authoritative, in-depth and obtainable content material of this sequence for the IB background degree. This sequence for the IB heritage degree has taken the readability, accessibility, reliability and in-depth research of our best-selling entry to heritage sequence and tailored it to higher healthy the IB learner's wishes. every one name within the sequence offers intensity of content material, focussed on particular issues within the IB heritage advisor, and exam suggestions on assorted exam-style questions - supporting scholars advance an excellent wisdom and knowing of the subject along the abilities they should do good. - guarantees scholars achieve a very good realizing of the IB heritage subject via an attractive, in-depth, trustworthy and updated narrative - awarded in an available approach. - is helping scholars to appreciate old matters and think about the proof, via supplying a wealth of correct assets and research of the historiography surrounding key debates. - supplies scholars tips on answering exam-style questions with version solutions and perform questions

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Avro Vulcan 1952 onwards (B2 Model) by Alfred Price, Tony Blackman, Andrew Edmondson

By Alfred Price, Tony Blackman, Andrew Edmondson

The striking Avro Vulcan is a permanent picture of the chilly struggle period while the realm stood close to nuclear annihilation. for a few years the RAF’s delta-wing jet bomber used to be the cornerstone of Britain’s nuclear deterrent. examine the Vulcan’s operational heritage and take a close-up examine its building. detect what it takes to possess and fly the powerful V-bomber, and learn how engineers hold it airworthy. Centrepiece of the handbook is Vulcan XH558 – the world’s basically flying instance of an Avro Vulcan.

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Reorganizing the Military Health System: Should There Be a by Susan D. Hosek

By Susan D. Hosek

Because the finish of WWII, the query of no matter if to create a unified army future health approach has arisen again and again. regardless of various solutions to this question, the process has mostly retained its conventional constitution, with separate military, army and Air strength scientific departments. This booklet records study at the association of the army well-being approach. It considers five substitute organizational constructions for his or her most probably impression on peacetime future health care and wartime readiness.

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Uniforms of the Soldiers of Fortune by Leroy Thompson

By Leroy Thompson

Uniforms of the warriors of Fortune, the spouse quantity to Uniforms of the Elite Forces, comprises ninety six complete colour illustrations of the simplest identified and finest infantrymen of fortune, starting from the Varangian bodyguards of the Byzantine Emperors in the course of the condottieri and international Legions to trendy 'military advisers' in states starting from Oman to Guatemala. furthermore there are illustrations of well-known glossy squaddies of fortune similar to Mike Hoare, Rolf Steiner, and Mike Williams.

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Militarisation and Demilitarisation in Contemporary Japan by Glenn D. Hook

By Glenn D. Hook

The intertwined problems with jap `identity' and `normality' are on the centre of the strain among inner and exterior pressures on eastern defence and safeguard rules. With chapters on peace suggestion, the militarisation and demilitarisation of language in addition to the `hard' elements of the japanese army building up within the Eighties and the reaction to the Gulf struggle within the Nineteen Nineties, this learn demanding situations some of the preconceived notions on jap defence and safety rules and the coverage making procedure in Japan.

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