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Guns That Shaped Our Nation By Nicholas Belmonte Lt/Col USAF Ret.
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Firearms and the growth of our nation are tightly interwoven. This book describes the author's passion for antique firearms and military history. It provides a wealth of information for collectors... More > and historians alike. Each conflict from the French and Indian Wars through Korea is summarized. Forty firearms from the author's collection are examined and described in detail. Over 150 color photographs, Tables and illustrations are used. Described for each arm are physical features and markings which show date and place of manufacture and prior usage. The guns are arranged chronologically to portray the evolution of arms-making. Numerous references are provided. The collection contains guns by many famous makers such as Whitney,Remington,Hall,North,Starr and Colt, the National Armories and companies such as Smith&Wesson, Winchester and Mauser.< Less
Handbook for Future Minority Leaders in America By Lt Col Larry Johnson USAF, (Ret)
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The book begins with a synopsis and introduction of the 18 chapters within the text. The author starts the text with his life, his close call with death and his experiences that developed him as a... More > leader. He presents how racism impacted his life and his many battles he had to endure for promotions just to stay even with his peers. The book continues with a detailed analysis of leadership, what it is, what it is not, who are leaders, and how and why leadership exists. Networking and Perception is covered next to illustrate the humanistic factors which aid the advancement or impediment of leaders within organizations. The text ends with a wrap-up of the subjects covered to be used as a quick reference to engage while on the run.< Less
USAF Ilustrated: North American Aviation B-45/RB-45 Tornado By Kev Darling
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The North American Aviation B-45 Tornado has long been neglected by aircraft historians. While it began life as a bomber without a mission the development of smaller nuclear weapons allowed it to... More > join Tactical Air Command in that role. The over variant was the RB-45C reconnaissance aircraft which played a part in the Korean War and undertook dangerous missions over the Soviet Union.< Less
Flying Aircraft Carriers of the USAF: Mcdonnell XF-85 Goblin By Brian Lockett
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The P-85 Goblin was the only airplane that ever flew which was designed from scratch to be operated entirely from another airplane. The development of the B-36 by the Consolidated Vultee Aircraft... More > Corporation of Fort Worth, Texas resulted in a requirement for fighter protection for the bomber at distances from any friendly base that far exceeded the range of currently available escort fighter airplanes. Due to the inability of contemporary fighters to escort B-36 bombers all the way to their targets, the Army Air Corps initiated Project MX-472, Unconventional Fighter Design Studies, on December 3, 1942. The primary objective of the project was the development of a suitable method of protecting the B-36 on long-range bombing missions. The McDonnell Aircraft Corporation designed the P-85 Goblin to fit entirely within the confines of the bomb bay of the B-36. The little fighter was just fifteen feet long with a wing sapn of twenty-one feet.< Less
Flying Aircraft Carriers of the USAF: McDonnell XF-85 Goblin By Brian Lockett
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The P-85 Goblin was the only airplane that ever flew which was designed from scratch to be operated entirely from another airplane. The development of the B-36 by the Consolidated Vultee Aircraft... More > Corporation of Fort Worth, Texas resulted in a requirement for fighter protection for the bomber at distances from any friendly base that far exceeded the range of currently available escort fighter airplanes. Due to the inability of contemporary fighters to escort B-36 bombers all the way to their targets, the Army Air Corps initiated Project MX-472, Unconventional Fighter Design Studies, on December 3, 1942. The primary objective of the project was the development of a suitable method of protecting the B-36 on long-range bombing missions. The McDonnell Aircraft Corporation designed the P-85 Goblin to fit entirely within the confines of the bomb bay of the B-36. The little fighter was just fifteen feet long with a wing sapn of twenty-one feet.< Less
A History of Socio-Cultural Intelligence and Research Under The Occupation of Japan By Strategic Studies Institute & Lieutenant Colonel Michael B. Meyer, USAF
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American forces entered a seemingly dangerous and very foreign world following the surrender of Japan. A nation-building mission unlike any other previously in U.S. history ensued. Insight into... More > Japanese sentiment and ways of conducting business would be paramount to the success of General Douglas MacArthur in demilitarizing and democratizing Japan. Two complementary but rival organizations within MacArthur’s Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers (SCAP) staff were created and charged with understanding Japanese thought patterns and culture to assist with successful reform. The Research and Analysis Branch (R&A), subordinate to the Civil Intelligence Section (CIS), was responsible for turning out quality anecdotal intelligence analysis. It produced weekly “Occupational Trends” reports critical to monitoring Japanese sentiment on issues of seminal importance to demilitarization, such as Japanese popular opinion concerning the maintenance of the Emperor.< Less
USAF Small Arms and Light Weapons Handling Procedures - AFMAN 31-129-AFGM2018-01 By U.S. Air Force
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In advance of a rewrite of AFMAN 31-129, the attachment to this memorandum adds Attachment 19, M18 Modular Handgun System (9 Millimeter [mm]) Including the General Officer Version, which provides... More > guidance for handling procedures of the M18 Modular Handgun System (MHS), 9mm semiautomatic pistol.< Less
THE WILD BLUE YONDER (My Service in the U.S.A.F.-1950-1954 By Stan Grevera
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The Author has written about his enlistment for four years in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. He enlisted six months after the war started in December of 1950 until his Honorable... More > Discharge in December of 1954< Less
THE WILD BLUE YONDER(My Service in the U.S.A.F. 1950-1954 By Stan Grevera
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Six months after North Korea invaded the south, the United States along with Allies under the United Nations entered what was called a Policing Action. The United States had troops stationed in South... More > Korea and immediately mobilized to combat the illegal invasion. The Conflict would last three years and would end with an Armistice but no surrender by the North. This Armistice is still in effect today. The U.S. lost 33,000 men in that war.< Less
T-368 Transmitter Field and Depot Maintenance By US Army TM 11-809-35 USAF TO 31R2-2URT-134
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Technical manual for T-368 transmitter. Used by US Army & USAF.

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114 Treasures 114 Treasures By Jewel of Faith
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