Military administration

    Valiant Ambition

    By Nathaniel Philbrick

    Paperback £12.05

    From the New York Times bestselling author of In The Heart of the Sea and Mayflower comes a surprising account of the middle years of the American Revolution, and the tragic relationship between George Washington and Benedict Arnold. "May be one of the greatest what-if books of the age--a volume...

    Selling War: A Critical Look at the Military\'s PR Machine

    By Steven J. Alvarez

    Hardback Save £7.14 = £16.85

    Selling War recounts how the U.S. military lost the information war in Iraq by engaging the wrong audiences, that is, the Western media, ignoring Iraqi citizens and the wider Arab population, and playing mere lip service to the directive: "put an Iraqi face on everything."

    Barron\'s ASVAB , 11th Edition

    By Terry Duran

    Hardback £24.35

    Presents exam subject reviews, including science, math, reading comprehension, and electronics fundamentals; test taking tips and strategies; and includes seven full-length practice examinations.

    Germany\'s New Security Demographics: Military Recruitment in the Era of Population Aging

    By Wenke Apt

    Hardback Save £15.54 = £74.46

    This book examines whether demographic change, and the challenges that will likely come along with it, will constrain Germany's military capacity. It offers an insight into the interaction between demographic trends and international security.

    Democracy\'s Arsenal: Creating a Twenty-First-Century Defense Industry

    By Jacques S. Gansler

    Paperback Save £5.52 = £14.43

    An expert explains why the security needs of the twenty-first century require a transformation of the defense industry of the twentieth century.

    Bleeding Talent: How the US Military Mismanages Great Leaders and Why It\'s Time for a Revolution

    By Tim Kane

    Hardback Save £4.74 = £13.26

    Shaping the debate on how to save the military from itself. The first part recognizes what the military has done well in attracting and developing leadership talent. The book then examines the causes and consequences of the modern military's stifling personnel system and offers solutions for attracting and retaining top...

    Murderous Tommies

    By Julian Putkowski

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    Drawing on contemporary records, this carefully researched work chronicles the circumstances in which each of these murderous Tommies either slaughtered one of their comrades or an unarmed civilian.

    The Dreyfus Affair: The Story of the Most Infamous Miscarriage of Justice in French History

    By Piers Paul Read

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    A compelling, new and highly accessible account of one of the most high-profile and influential miscarriages of justice in French history: The Dreyfus Affair

    Marshall and His Generals: U.S. Army Commanders in World War II

    By Stephen R. Taaffe

    Paperback Save £6.54 = £15.96

    The first and only book to focus entirely on the selection and performance of American army generals in both major theaters Europe and the Pacific of World War II. Chronicles and critiques the background, character, achievements, and failures of the more than three dozen general officers chosen for top combat...

    A Handbook of Military Conscription and Composition the World Over

    By Rita J. Simon

    Hardback £49.17

    This book provides data on the main policies guiding military mobilization and structures. It addresses the gender, racial, and political forces that shaped these policies.

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