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NASA’s First A: Aeronautics from 1958 to 2008" NASA SP-2012-4412

NASA\'s First A: Aeronautics From 1958 to 2008

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

GPO Stock # 033-000-01364-7 ISBN: 9780160922893

"NASA’s First A: Aeronautics from 1958 to 2008" is NASA History series publication SP-2012-4412 by Robert G. Ferguson. Aeronautics, the first A of the NASA acronym, has always been a part of the National Aeronautics and Space...

Price: $37.00
NASA's First 50 Years: Historical Perspectives; NASA 50 Anniversary Proceedings

NASA's First 50 Years: Historical Perspectives; NASA 50 Anniversary Proceedings (ePub eBook)

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration/NASA

GPO Stock # 033-300-00013-1 ISBN: 9780160897429

In this volume, a wide array of scholars turn a critical eye toward NASA’s first 50 years, probing an institution widely seen as the premier agency for exploration in the world, carrying on a long tradition of exploration by the United States and...

Price: $14.99
Transforming An Army at War: Designing the Modular Force, 1991-2005 (ePub eBook)

Transforming An Army at War: Designing the Modular Force, 1991-2005 (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Army, Army Center of Military History

GPO Stock # 008-300-00032-1 ISBN: 9780160867323

Transforming an Army at War examines the origins of the modular concept, the reasons for undertaking it, and the process for develop­ing modular unit designs in a modern armed forces.

The United States Army had been exploring the...

Price: $6.99
CIA Analysis of the Warsaw Pact Forces: The Importance of Clandestine Reporting

CIA Analysis of the Warsaw Pact Forces: The Importance of Clandestine Reporting (Book and DVD)

By: Central Intelligence Agency, Center for the Study of Intelligence; and Historical Collections Division

GPO Stock # 041-015-00296-1 ISBN: 9780160920509

This study examines the role of clandestine reporting in CIA's analysis of the Warsaw Pact from 1955 to 1985. The Soviet Union established itself as a threat to the West at the end of World War II by its military occupation of eastern European...

Price: $21.00
Preparing for Martial Law: Through the Eyes of Col. Ryszard Kuklinski (Book and

Preparing for Martial Law: Through the Eyes of Col. Ryszard Kuklinski (Book and DVD)

By: Central Intelligence Agency, Center for the Study of Intelligence; and Historical Collections Division

GPO Stock # 041-015-00299-6 ISBN: 9780160920530

Between July 1980 and December 1981, Poland stumbled through the most serious political crisis faced by a Warsaw Pact member since the Prague Spring in Czechoslovakia in 1968. The resolution of this crisis through the declaration of martial law...

Price: $13.00
CIA's Clandestine Services Histories of Civil Air Transport: Welcome Aboard CAT

CIA\'s Clandestine Services Histories of Civil Air Transport (Book and DVD)

By: Central Intelligence Agency, Center for the Study of Intelligence; and Historical Collections Division

GPO Stock # 041-015-00297-0 ISBN: 9780160920516

This booklet and accompanying DVD highlight some of the most closely guarded activities of the CIA.  Covering one of the controversial operations in American history, these histories show the changes and impacts of the CIA's Civil Air Transport (...

Price: $10.00
The Warsaw Pact Wartime Statutes: Instruments of Soviet Control (Book and DVD)

The Warsaw Pact Wartime Statutes: Instruments of Soviet Control (Book and DVD)

By: Central Intelligence Agency, Center for the Study of Intelligence; and Historical Collections Division

GPO Stock # 041-015-00307-1 ISBN: 9780160920615

Soviet military planning for conflict in Europe after World War II from the outset harnessed East European military capabilities to Soviet military purposes and assumed operational subordination of East European military formations to higher-...

Price: $16.00
Stories of Sacrifice and Dedication: Civil Air Transport, Air America, and the C

Stories of Sacrifice and Dedication: Civil Air Transport, Air America, and the CIA (Book and DVD)

By: Central Intelligence Agency, Center for the Study of Intelligence; and Historical Collections Division

GPO Stock # 041-015-00301-1 ISBN: 9780160920554

Stories of Sacrifice and Dedication: Civil Air Transport, Air America, and the CIA examines two unique stories that exemplify the sacrifice and dedication that the CIA inspires in its officers: Lima Site 85 – a covert radar site in Laos, and a...

Price: $21.00
A City Torn Apart: Building of the Berlin Wall, in Conjunction With a Symposium

A City Torn Apart: Building of the Berlin Wall (Book and DVD)

By: Central Intelligence Agency, Center for the Study of Intelligence; and Historical Collections Division

GPO Stock # 041-015-00291-1 ISBN: 9780160920455

From the end of World War II in 1945, the question of Berlin’s status 90 miles within the Deutsche Demokratische Republik (East Germany) and the Soviet Union’s zone of occupation, along with the status of Germany among the community of nations,...

Price: $18.00
Strategic Warning & the Role of Intelligence: The CIA and Strategic Warning; The

Strategic Warning & the Role of Intelligence: The CIA and Strategic Warning; The 1968 Soviet-Led Invasion of Czechoslovakia (Book and DVD)

By: Central Intelligence Agency, Center for the Study of Intelligence; and Historical Collections Division

GPO Stock # 041-015-00302-0 ISBN: 9780160920561

The Czechoslovak crisis, as it became known, started in January 1968, when Alexander Dubcek was elevated to the post of First Secretary of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia (CPCz), replacing moribund Antonin Novotny, who had served as First...

Price: $22.00
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