Military Books & Gifts

Military Books & Gifts

Whether it's Veterans Day, a promotion, a retirement or other occasion, any time of the year is a great time to honor veterans and our members of the military.

To celebrate of the bravery and sacrifice of all U.S. service members, the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) has assembled a special collection of military publications that would make excellent gifts for any American veteran or member of the U.S. Armed Forces.

Best Selling Military Books & Gifts Publications

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On a Steel Horse I Ride: A History of the MH-53 Pave Low Helicopters in War and

On a Steel Horse I Ride: A History of the MH-53 Pave Low Helicopters in War and Peace

By: Defense Dept., Air Force, Air University Press, Air Force Research Institute, Maxwell Air Fforce Base

GPO Stock # 008-000-01244-0 ISBN: 9781585662203

Ultimately, the story of Pave Low bears out the first Special Operations Forces Truth: Pave Low proved to be a highly capable and impressive a C/HH-53 aircraft, but more significantly, the people behind Pave Low, and those who served with it,...

Price: $71.00
Project 1721: A U.S. Army War College Assessment on Russian Strategy in Eastern

Project 1721: A U.S. Army War College Assessment on Russian Strategy in Eastern Europe and Recommendations on How To Leverage Landpower To Maintain the Peace

By: Defense Dept.. Army, Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute

GPO Stock # 008-000-01243-1 ISBN: 9781584877455

Since occupying Crimea, Russia has adopted an aggressive, often belligerent approach to nations on its borders. The on-going war against Ukraine and its occupation of large portions of Georgian territory demonstrates an increasingly hostile...

Price: $38.00
China's Interests and Goals in the Arctic: Implications for the United States

China\'s Interests and Goals in the Arctic: Implications for the United States

By: Defense Dept., Army, Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute

GPO Stock # 008-000-01241-5 ISBN: 9781584877509

As China’s global role has grown, Chinese leaders seek to take advantage of economic opportunities afforded by the melting Arctic ice. The author contends they’re preparing to confront the environmental consequences of Arctic climate change. At...

Price: $16.00
Indian and Chinese Engagement in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Comparative

Indian and Chinese Engagement in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Comparative Assessment

By: Defense Dept., Army, Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute

GPO Stock # 008-000-01242-3 ISBN: 9781584877493

In this present monograph, Dr. Evan Ellis of the U.S. Army War College (USAWC) Strategic Studies Institute (SSI) makes a broad, yet detailed, comparison of the activities of India and the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in Latin America and the...

Price: $13.00
Schriever AFB: A History in Pictures

Schriever Air Force Base: A History in Pictures

By: Defense Dept., Air Force

GPO Stock # 008-070-00869-6 ISBN: 9780160937422

"A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words". And photographer, Randy Saunders, 50th Space Wing historian - a dedicated Airman at Schriever Air Force Base for years - captured the life and history of Shriever as only someone can do who shared the daily...

Price: $23.00
The Surge, 2007-2008

The Surge, 2007-2008

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center of Military History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00613-8 ISBN: 9780160934995

The Surge 2007-2008 is one of a series of commemorative pamphlets, the U.S. Army Center of Military History aims to provide soldiers and civilians with an overview of Operations Iraqi Freedom and New Dawn. They serve as an account of...

Price: $11.00
Quarters One: The United States Army chief of Staff\'s Residence (2015)

Quarters One: The United States Army Chief of Staff\'s Residence (2015)

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center for Military History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00596-4 ISBN: 9780160931017

For over one hundred years, Quarters One has been home to the illustrious military leaders who safely guided our Nation’s defense.

Their guests have been equally famous, including Marshal Joseph Jacques-Césaire Joffre, Prime Minister...

Price: $12.00
Preparing for War?: Moscow Facing an Arc of Crisis

Preparing for War?: Moscow Facing an Arc of Crisis

By: Defense Dept., Army, Strategic Studies Institute

GPO Stock # 008-000-01218-1 ISBN: 9781584877431

The author(s) of this text maintain(s) that the Russian state is mobilizing. Leadership is moving the country onto a war footing to address what Moscow sees as an arc of crisis around Russia and a period of great turbulence in international...

Price: $9.00
Military Contingencies in Megacities and Submegacities

Military Contingencies in Megacities and Submegacities

By: Defense Dept., Army, Strategic Studies Institute

GPO Stock # 008-000-01221-1 ISBN: 9781584877356

Urbanization is one of the most important mega-trends of the 21st century. The possibility of U.S. military involvement in a megacity or sub-megacity cannot be ignored. Given the nature of urbanization in terms of smart, fragile, and feral cities...

Price: $20.00

Alternative Governance Structures in Megacities: Threats or Opportunities?

By: Defense Dept., Army, US Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute,

GPO Stock # 008-000-01214-8 ISBN: 9781584877400

Many cities are growing into “mega” land areas filled with complex terrain and populations where the U.S. military will undoubtedly have to engage. Often, states fail to provide basic services to some territories, leaving inhabitants...

Price: $11.00
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