The Sources of Military Change: Culture, Politics, by Theo Farrell, Terry Terriff

By Theo Farrell, Terry Terriff

In various situations, army corporations worldwide are present process significant restructuring. This booklet explores why, and the way, militaries swap. The authors specialize in a fancy of 3 influencing components - cultural norms, politics and new know-how - supplying a old point of view of greater than a century. Their analyses variety from constructing states to Russia, Britain, the USA and NATO. all through, they display the manifold interactions among kingdom and army, and in addition inside either, as basic using forces of swap.

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Uniforms of the Soldiers of Fortune by Leroy Thompson

By Leroy Thompson

Uniforms of the warriors of Fortune, the better half quantity to Uniforms of the Elite Forces, contains ninety six complete colour illustrations of the simplest recognized and most suitable squaddies of fortune, starting from the Varangian bodyguards of the Byzantine Emperors in the course of the condottieri and overseas Legions to trendy 'military advisers' in states starting from Oman to Guatemala. additionally there are illustrations of recognized smooth squaddies of fortune reminiscent of Mike Hoare, Rolf Steiner, and Mike Williams.

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Spacecraft Thermal Control Handbook, Volume 1 - Fundamental by Gilmore, David G.(eds.)

By Gilmore, David G.(eds.)

The ebook is a revised and up-to-date version of satellite tv for pc Thermal keep an eye on guide, released in 1994. The identify swap displays the improved scope of this paintings, which now contains thermal environments and layout strategies for interplanetary spacecraft, as well as the Earth-orbiting satellites that have been the point of interest of the unique guide. The reader will now locate an up-to-date characterization of the thermal setting in Earth orbit, new fabric documenting the environments of interplanetary missions, extra particular information regarding all the thermal keep an eye on parts present in the 1st variation, and presentation of a few more recent applied sciences comparable to warmth switches and precision temperature keep an eye on techniques.
- info and knowledge showing during this publication are for informational reasons merely. AIAA and the writer should not accountable for any damage or harm caused by use or reliance, nor do AIAA and the writer warrant that use or reliance might be loose from privately owned rights.

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Radar Electronic Countermeasures System Design by Richard J. Wiegand

By Richard J. Wiegand

An advent for readers with a basic technical heritage to the layout and operation of energetic digital countermeasure jamming platforms meant to negate the effectiveness of radar platforms utilized by the undesirable men. offers either technical and functional facets of the and software program had to enforce the jamming innovations usually hired within the digital conflict neighborhood, reviewing any really expert details required.

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