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Official Monogram U.S. Navy and Marine Corps Aircraft Color by John M. Elliott

By John M. Elliott

Professional Monogram U.S. army and Marine Corps plane colour consultant (3): 1950-1959 КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ authentic Monogram U.S. military and Marine Corps plane colour consultant (3): 1950-1959ByJohn M. Elliott, Sarah A. Hitchock, David PowerPublisher:Monogram Aviation Pub1991 196 PagesISBN: 0914144332PDF50 MBThe ten years among 1950 and 1960 have been busy years in US naval aviation. The submit warfare demobilization got here to an finish and an explosive enlargement once more used to be the order of the day. through the tip of the last decade, naval airplane had replaced significantly from predominantly propeller pushed tactical plane to nearly solely jets. those adjustments have been the results of advancing know-how within the plane undefined, in addition to adjustments in strategies and missions. This ended in organizational changes and reassignment of devices in the fleet. All of which saved unit designations and the visible id method in a nation of continuing switch. besides the switch in guns structures and strategies, the airplane paint scheme replaced from the established Sea Blue to a gentle grey and White scheme for service plane. within the curiosity of protection, numerous excessive visibility paint schemes have been constructed to be used within the education Command and parts of excessive density plane site visitors. The land camouflage scheme went from the ocean Blue, to mild grey, to Marine Caps eco-friendly, with a few peculiar diversifications alongside the way in which. sharingmatrix eighty five

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Handbook of Disaster and Emergency Policies and Institutions by John Handmer, Stephen Dovers

By John Handmer, Stephen Dovers

Failures either typical and human-induced are resulting in spiralling bills when it comes to human lives, misplaced livelihoods and broken resources and companies. but those results and the monetary and human crises that keep on with catastrophes can usually be traced to rules unsuited to the rising scales of the issues they confront, and the shortcoming of institutional ability to enforce making plans and prevention or to regulate failures. This ebook seeks to beat this mismatch and to lead improvement of a coverage and institutional framework. For the 1st time it brings jointly right into a coherent framework the insights of public coverage, institutional layout and emergency and catastrophe administration.

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Soviet Power: The Continuing Challenge by James Sherr

By James Sherr

The Institute which introduced this learn is devoted to 2 propositions: that army exerts a profound effect at the path and trend of global politics; and that to be safely understood - or successfully hired - army strength can't be divorced from the social and political context within which it operates. This quantity represents the end result of an RUSI major subject learn; "Soviet strength and Prospects". Out of an collection of lectures that established the Institute's paintings, the small quantity provided partially 2 were selected with a watch to gaps within the author's presentation and to methods which distinction with the author's.

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Women Against the Vote: Female Anti-Suffragism in Britain by Julia Bush

By Julia Bush

British ladies who resisted their very own enfranchisement have been ridiculed by means of the suffragists and feature on account that been overlooked via historians. but those girls, including the thousands whose indifference strengthened the competition case, claimed to shape a majority of the feminine public at the eve of the 1st global conflict. via 1914 the equipped "antis" rivaled the suffragists in numbers, although no longer by way of publicity-seeking activism. The nationwide League for Opposing Women's Suffrage used to be ruled through the self-consciously masculine management of Lord Cromer and Lord Curzon, but additionally seriously based upon a magnificent cadre of girls leaders and a in most cases girl club. Women opposed to the Vote appears to be like at 3 overlapping teams of girls: maternal reformers, ladies writers and imperialist girls. those girls are then into motion as campaigners of their personal correct, in addition to supporters of anti-suffrage males. Collaboration among the sexes used to be no longer consistently uncomplicated, even inside a circulate devoted to separate and complementary gender roles. because the anti-suffrage girls pursued their very own different social and political agendas, they proven their affinity with the mainstream social conservatism of the British women's circulate. The rediscovered heritage of woman anti-suffragism presents new views at the campaigns either for and opposed to the vote. It additionally makes a tremendous contribution to the broader historical past of women's social and political activism in past due 19th century and early 20th century Britain.

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