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The Hand Grenade by Gordon L. Rottman

By Gordon L. Rottman

The Hand Grenade is the dramatic tale, protecting its origins, improvement, use - on this planet Wars and into the current day - and lasting impact on close-quarter wrestle and infantry tactics.

Allowing the consumer to inflict harm on his opponent inside throwing diversity with no leaving conceal, the transportable, lethally effective hand grenade is a ubiquitous weapon of recent war, and has now came across its approach into law-enforcement arsenals too. during this attractive research the origins, improvement, strive against use and lasting legacy of the army hand grenade are explored and assessed, followed through particularly commissioned full-color art and an array of unveiling images of grenades in use and in close-up.

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Zulu 1816-1906 by Ian Knight

By Ian Knight

Zulu army organization used to be tremendous refined. Warriors have been organised into regiments with a few kind of simple uniform and shields have been state-manufactured and owned. but, even so sophistication, a lot of the Zulu's army outlook used to be tremendous primitive: firearms have been in poor health understood, and among 1816 and 1906 the Zulu's maintained their basic reliance on hand-to-hand battling. during this e-book Ian Knight investigates Zulu weaponry intimately, and in addition their society, ideals and rituals, quite with reference to ceremonies performed prior to and after battles. strategies, dress and customs also are conscientiously tested, making this an intensive account of the Zulu warrior.

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Breaking the Phalanx: A New Design for Landpower in the 21st by Douglas A. Macgregor

By Douglas A. Macgregor

This paintings proposes the reorganization of America's flooring forces at the strategic, operational and tactical degrees. crucial to the suggestion is the straightforward thesis that the U.S. military needs to take keep an eye on of its destiny through exploiting the rising revolution in army affairs. The research argues new military warfighting association won't merely be extra deployable and powerful in Joint operations; reorganized details age flooring forces can be considerably less costly to function, keep, and modernize than the Army's present chilly struggle division-based agencies. And whereas flooring forces needs to be outfitted with the latest Institute guns, new expertise won't satisfy its promise of shaping the battlefield to American virtue if new units are in basic terms grafted directly to previous agencies that aren't particularly designed to take advantage of them. it's not adequate to depend upon the infusion of recent, pricey know-how into the yankee protection institution to maintain America's strategic dominance within the subsequent century. The paintings makes it transparent that planes, ships, and missiles can't do the activity of protecting America's worldwide protection concerns on my own. the USA needs to select reform and reorganization of the nation's floor forces and stay away from repeating Britain's historical mistake of constantly fielding a good military simply in time to prevent defeat, yet too past due to discourage an aggressor.

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US Anti-tank Artillery 1941-45 by Steven J. Zaloga, Brian Delf

By Steven J. Zaloga, Brian Delf

The U.S. Army's improvement of the 37mm anti-tank gun begun in keeping with wishes pointed out in the course of the Spanish Civil warfare. by the point it entered carrier in Tunisia in 1943, the gun used to be already out of date, and the U.S. all started the approved manufacture of the British 6-pdr within the desire of discovering a brief way to its artillery specifications. This in flip proved unequal to the calls for of war in France in 1944, and extra anti-tank measures have been constructed â€'' rocket propelled grenades for infantry use, and guns designed particularly to be used by way of the Tank Destroyer strength.

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Armoured Fighting Vehicles of the World by Darman Peter

By Darman Peter

Книга Armoured struggling with cars of the realm Armoured battling autos of the area Книги Вооружение Автор: Peter Darman Год издания: 2004 Формат: pdf Издат.:Grange Books Страниц: 195 Размер: 48.67 ISBN: 1840136804 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:Illustrated through over one hundred eighty images, includes all of the nice sleek struggling with automobiles, written in snappy and simply obtainable variety, comprises major conflict tanks and self-propelled weapons, complete specification desk for every automobile, all measurements in imperial and metric, positive aspects mine clearers and infantry struggling with autos.

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Mig-21 'Fishbed': The World's Most Widely Used Supersonic by Yefim Gordon, Bill Gunston

By Yefim Gordon, Bill Gunston

;Mig-21 'Fishbed': The World's most generally Used Supersonic Fighter (Aerofax) ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ,ТЕХНИКА Название: Mig-21 'Fishbed': The World's most generally Used Supersonic Fighter (Aerofax)Автор: Yefim Gordon, invoice GunstonИздательство: Midland PublishingISBN: 1857800427Год: 1996Страниц: 146Формат: PDF в RARРазмер: 182.36МБЯзык: английскийThe MiG-21 is definitely one of many maximum warring parties of the put up moment global warfare period. not just was once it Russia's first operational Mach 2-capable interceptor, it additionally serves because the stepping stone that enabled many countries to go into the age of supersonic air wrestle. utilizing a lot never-before released materal, an incredible array of images formerly unseen within the West and whole colour art, this e-book unearths the secrets and techniques of the fighter that has flown and fought in additional international locations than the other supersonic jet.Скачать: Depositfiles UploadingHotfile zero

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Light Tanks Marks I - VI by David Fletcher, Henry Morshead

By David Fletcher, Henry Morshead

;Light Tanks Marks I - VI[AFV guns 05] КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Название: gentle Tanks Marks I - VI Серия: AFV guns 05 Издательство: Profile courses Страниц:22 Формат: PDF в rarЯзык: английский Размер: 7.20 МбИстория создания английских легких танков mild Tanks Marks I - VI, разработанных между двумя мировыми войнами ifolder.ru.com zero

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Drone warfare : the development of unmanned aerial conflict by Dave Sloggett

By Dave Sloggett

An unmanned aerial automobile, generally known as a drone, is an airplane with out a human pilot on board. Its flight is both managed autonomously via desktops within the motor vehicle, or less than the handheld remote control of a navigator or pilot at the flooring or in one other car. Drone Warfare is likely one of the first books to envision the advance and use of such aerial drones. Drones were a lot maligned within the media and pop culture and there was a lot controversy over their deployment. This booklet finds the background of unmanned plane, their fresh improvement, and why they've got emerged onto the scene, surroundings the checklist instantly approximately drones and their use.

Drone Warfare solutions questions comparable to: Why did the U.S. make investments so hugely drone know-how? whilst did all that commence? What obstacles needed to be triumph over? What was once there sooner than drones arrived? What roles did drones play in Iraq and Afghanistan? have been they winning? What new advancements emerged in the course of operations? Did they retailer lives? what percentage were shot down and the place? Will all air forces be drone established sooner or later? What different purposes may well come up within the civilian market?

In a well timed ebook, Drone Warfare units the list directly on unmanned aerial autos and explores expertise and utilization round the globe.

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Panzer Crewman 1939-45 by Gordon Williamson, Velimir Vuksic

By Gordon Williamson, Velimir Vuksic

In global conflict II the Panzer crews spearheaded each significant crusade or conflict from the invasions of Poland and France to the final nice counter-offensive within the Ardennes. Germany's Panzer crews fought on each entrance and alongside the way in which earned an impressive acceptance for Г©lan in assault and steadfastness in defence. This booklet charts the recruitment, education, carrier stipulations and strive against adventure of a regular international conflict II German tank crewman, serving on quite a few fronts - from the sizzling warmth of the Western desolate tract to the frozen tundra of the jap entrance. It positive factors many unpublished images from either inner most creditors and Panzer veterans themselves.

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