Takur Ghar - The SEALs and Rangers on Roberts Ridge, by Leigh Neville

By Leigh Neville

Four марта 2002 года группа SEAL была доставлена вертолетом в афганские горы в рамках операции «Анаконда». Однако их CH-47 был сбит, что положило началу 17-часовому отступлению под прикрытием всей мощи войск коалиции. Рейд был провален: невиновные - наказаны, непричастные - награждены.

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The Thin Green Line: An Assessment of DoD's Readiness and by Beth E. Lachman

By Beth E. Lachman

This monograph assesses the effectiveness of DoD's Readiness and Environmental security Initiative to assist trying out and coaching installations take care of encroachment from sprawl and different assets. The authors establish the most reasons of encroachment; element the advantages, either to the army and native groups, of buffering components close to installations with REPI initiatives; and supply options for the way to enhance REPI's effectiveness.

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US Army Special Forces 1952-84 by Gordon L. Rottman

By Gordon L. Rottman

Книга Osprey Elite №4. US military specified Forces 1952-84 Osprey Elite №4. US military unique Forces 1952-84 Книги Исторические Автор: G.L.Rottman Формат: pdf Издат.:Osprey Страниц: sixty four Размер: 10 Mb ISBN: 0850456102 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:Серия военныхкниг Eliteот Osprey

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Killer Elite by Sir Ranulph Fiennes

By Sir Ranulph Fiennes

The “enthralling page-turner” (Library magazine) now a big movie starring Jason Statham, Clive Owen, and Robert De NiroHere is a gripping novel, encouraged by way of real-life occasions, a couple of inner most staff of British vigilantes that units out to cast off a gang of cold-blooded agreement killers. From 1977 to 1990, 4 former British squaddies die, one after the other, supposedly as a result of twist of fate or ailment. yet quickly a hyperlink is demonstrated among the sufferers: a shared venture within the desolate tract state of Oman, the place they fought for a sultan opposed to insurgents and ruined the lifetime of a rival sheikh, who in flip has despatched a band of assassins to methodically slay the warriors and salvage his delight. Now those shrewdpermanent assassins are at the run from an underground workforce of SAS vets with not anything to lose, no time to waste, and a wish to dispense their very own type of justice—no topic the cost.Previously released because the Feather males

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The reluctant spy: my secret life in the CIA’s war on terror by John Kiriakou

By John Kiriakou

Lengthy sooner than the waterboarding controversy exploded within the media, one CIA agent had already long past public. In a groundbreaking 2007 interview with ABC information, John Kiriakou known as waterboarding torture—but admitted that it most likely labored. This e-book, right now a confessional, an event tale, and a chronicle of Kiriakou’s lifestyles within the CIA, stands as a major, eloquent piece of testimony from a dedicated American patriot.
In February 2002 Kiriakou used to be the top of counterterrorism in Pakistan. below his command, in a remarkable raid coordinated with Pakistani brokers and the CIA’s most sensible intelligence analyst, Kiriakou’s box officials took down the notorious terrorist Abu Zubaydah. For days, Kiriakou turned the wounded terrorist’s own “bodyguard.” In conditions stranger than fiction, as al-Qaeda brokers scoured the streets for his or her captured chief, the simplest trauma physician in the USA was once flown to Pakistan to ensure that Zubaydah didn't die.
In The Reluctant Spy, Kiriakou takes us into the struggle opposed to an enemy fueled by means of fanaticism. He chillingly describes what it was once like contained in the CIA headquarters at the morning of 9-11, the company leaders who stepped up and those that secure their careers. And in what could be the book’s such a lot surprising revelation, he describes how the White condo made plans to invade Iraq an entire 12 months prior to the CIA knew approximately it—or may perhaps try to cease it.
Chronicling either mind-boggling blunders and heroic acts of person braveness, The Reluctant Spy is vital analyzing for an individual who needs to appreciate the interior workings of the U.S. intelligence gear, the reality at the back of the torture debate, and the great commitment of standard women and men doing essentially the most awesome jobs in the world.

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Being Digital Citizens by Engin Isin, Evelyn Ruppert

By Engin Isin, Evelyn Ruppert

From the increase of cyberbullying and hactivism to the problems surrounding electronic privateness rights and freedom of speech, the net is altering the ways that we govern and are ruled as voters. This publication examines how voters come across and practice new kinds of rights, tasks, possibilities and demanding situations in the course of the net. by means of disrupting winning understandings of citizenship and our on-line world, the authors spotlight the dynamic dating among those techniques. instead of assuming that those are static or tested “facts” of politics and society, the publication indicates how the demanding situations and possibilities offered by means of the net necessarily impression upon the motion and realizing of political business enterprise. In doing so, it investigates how we behavior ourselves in our on-line world via electronic acts. This ebook offers a brand new theoretical figuring out of what it potential to be a citizen this day for college kids and students around the social sciences.

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