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Language: en
Pages: 188
Authors: Sherouq Elmasry
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-31 - Publisher: Austin Macauley Publishers

A tale of magic and adventure in the forests of West Africa. After the passing of her mother, Rose Peterson moves from London to Nara, a country located in the forests of West Africa. Struggling with her grief, Rose looks for solace at a quiet pond, where she meets the
Routledge Handbook of Naval Strategy and Security
Language: en
Pages: 398
Authors: Joachim Krause, Sebastian Bruns
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-17 - Publisher: Routledge

This new handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the issues facing naval strategy and security in the twenty-first century. Featuring contributions from some of the world’s premier researchers and practitioners in the field of naval strategy and security, this handbook covers naval security issues in diverse regions of the world,
Human Rights Or Global Capitalism
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: Manfred Nowak
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Human Rights or Global Capitalism examines the application of neoliberal policies from a human rights perspective and asks whether states, by outsourcing to the private sector many services with a direct impact on human rights, abdicate their responsibilities to uphold human rights and violate international law.
Blue Water Creek and the First Sioux War, 1854-1856
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: R. Eli Paul
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-13 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

In previous accounts, the U.S. Army’s first clashes with the powerful Sioux tribe appear as a set of irrational events with a cast of improbable characters—a Mormon cow, a brash lieutenant, a drunken interpreter, an unfortunate Brulé chief, and an incorrigible army commander. R. Eli Paul shows instead that the
Black Shoes and Blue Water
Language: en
Pages: 348
Authors: Malcolm Muir
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Department of the Navy

Contributions to Naval History No. 6. Presents Professor Muir's account of the thirty-year development of surface warfare capabilities, especially within the Navy's cruiser and destroyer force. Pays particular attention to the development of weapons, the evolution of sensors and command and control systems, and the institutional steps taken to professionalize