Download E-books Basic Manual of Military Small Arms PDF

By W. H. B. Smith

;A uncomplicated handbook of army Small palms КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Название: A uncomplicated guide of army Small fingers Автор: W.H.B.Smith Издательство:Military carrier Publishing Год: 1943 Язык: english Страниц: 218 Формат: pdf Размер: 60,65(+3%)mbОсновные руководства по армейскому стрелковому оружию, американскому, британскому, русскому, германскому, итальянскому, японскому и других стран. Скачатьifolderзеркало zero

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Download E-books FUBAR F***ed Up Beyond All Recognition: Soldier Slang of World War II (General Military) PDF

By Gordon Rottman

The soldier slang of worldwide conflict II used to be as vibrant because it was once evocative. it can be insulting, pessimistic, witty, or even defeatist. From 'spam bashers' to 'passion wagons' and 'roof pigs' to 'Hell's Ladies', the realm conflict II combating guy used to be by no means in need of phrases to explain the folks and occasions in his existence. "F***ed Up past All attractiveness" takes a frank examine the British, Commonwealth, American, German, jap and Russian slang utilized by the lads at the flooring, and indicates how, even within the warmth of conflict, they by some means controlled to continue their feel of humour, black even though it may were.

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Download E-books Osprey Campaign 038 - Colenso 1899 The Boer War in Natal PDF

By Ian Knight Osprey

In 1899 nice Britain used to be on the top of its Imperial energy. The Queen Empress were at the throne for greater than 50 glittering years, and her area touched upon each continent. but, even at this top of Imperial pomp and majesty, the British military, mother or father of the Empire in numerous wars around the globe, was once destined to be humiliated by way of poorly-organised citizen armed forces including males whom the British execs despised as back-wood farmers. in a single week in December 1899 the farmers of the South African Boer Republics of the Orange loose kingdom and the Transvaal inflicted 3 critical reverses on British troops.

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Download E-books Canadian Campaigns 1860-70 (Men-at-Arms 249) PDF

By David Ross

It's predicted that not less than 20,000 British North americans, and doubtless as many as 50,000 served within the US military in the course of the Civil battle. No quicker had the conflict attracted to an in depth than a brand new chance materialised south of the border: The Fenian Brotherhood, the yank department of the Irish Republican military. The Brotherhood's basic target was once Irish independence; this they might try to in achieving by way of an invasion of Canada. This wonderful textual content by means of David Ross and supply Tyler examines the Canadian campaigns 1860-70, illustrated by means of quite a few photos and 8 complete web page color plates by means of Rick Scollins.

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Download E-books Cognitive Assessment: An Introduction to the Rule Space Method (Multivariate Applications Series) PDF

By Kikumi K. Tatsuoka

This e-book introduces a brand new technique for the research of try effects. unfastened from ambiguous interpretations, the implications really reveal an individual’s development. The method is perfect for highlighting styles derived from try out ratings utilized in comparing development. Dr. Tatsuoka introduces readers to the guideline house approach (RSM), a strategy that transforms unobservable wisdom and ability variables into observable and measurable attributes. RSM converts merchandise reaction styles into characteristic mastery possibilities. RSM is the single updated technique which could deal with huge scale evaluate for assessments reminiscent of the SAT and PSAT. PSAT used the implications from this system to create cognitively diagnostic scoring studies. during this means, RSM is helping lecturers comprehend what rankings suggest via aiding them be sure an individual’s cognitive strengths and weaknesses. for instance, scholars could have the very same ranking, yet for various reasons.  One pupil may perhaps excel at processing grammatically advanced texts yet omit the most concept of the prose, whereas one other excels at figuring out the worldwide message. Such wisdom is helping lecturers customise a student’s schooling to his or her cognitive talents. RSM can be used for scientific diagnoses, genetics study, and to aid classify tune into quite a few states of feelings for treating psychological problems. 

The booklet opens with an outline of cognitive overview examine and nonparametric and parametric person-fit statistics. The Q-matrix conception is then brought by way of the rule of thumb area procedure. a variety of homes of characteristic mastery possibilities are then brought besides the reliability idea of attributes and its connection to classical and merchandise reaction thought. The ebook concludes with a dialogue of ways the build validity of a attempt should be clarified with the rule of thumb house method. 

Intended for researchers and graduate scholars in quantitative, academic, and cognitive psychology, this ebook additionally appeals to these in computing device technological know-how, neuroscience, drugs, and mathematics.  The publication is suitable for complex classes on cognometrics, latent category constructions, and complicated psychometrics in addition to statistical development popularity and type classes taught in facts and/or math departments.

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Download E-books Risk and Resilience in U.S. Military Families PDF

By Elaine Willerton (auth.), Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth, David Riggs (eds.)

Among the prices of the continuing wars in Afghanistan and Iraq are the human losses -- over 5,000 useless and over 35,000 wounded. also, provider team of workers usually go back with disturbing mind accidents, lacking limbs, and critical mental issues. All of this exacerbates the strain that relatives have needed to suffer seeing that preliminary deployment. Written via army and civilian students around the scientific and psychological health and wellbeing fields, danger and Resilience in army households specializes in 4 key parts of analysis: marital functioning, parenting and baby results, kinfolk sequelae of wounds and accidents, and unmarried provider participants (who include 1/2 at the moment lively troops). the consequences are updated (and sometimes remarkable) findings on mental wellbeing and fitness matters affecting provider contributors and their family, and confirmed ideas for selling relatives resilience, intervening to lessen dysfunctional habit, and guiding households during the restoration method. education concerns and proposals for additional examine around out this singular quantity.

Included one of the subject matters:

•Deployment: possibility or protecting issue for undefined? •A group software for “secretive difficulties” (e.g., drug abuse) within the army. •Interventions for the combat-injured relatives. •Trauma, PTSD, and companion violence. •The deployment event for kids of carrier contributors. •The unmarried mom within the army.

An very important textual content for researchers and teachers in relatives and armed forces reports, in addition to for social employees, services, and policymakers, danger and Resilience in army households deals cutting edge assurance of a particular inhabitants and its designated needs.

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Download E-books US Marine Corps and RAAF Hornet Units of Operation Iraqi Freedom (Combat Aircraft) PDF

By Tony Holmes

A few eighty four of the 250 Hornets dedicated through significant Command to Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) proudly bore MARINE titling on their rear fuselages. one other 14 have been marked with the precise kangaroo roundel of the Royal Australian Air strength (RAAF). The exploits accomplished by way of the devices that flew those jets into strive against is designated during this quantity, the 3rd of 3 titles released within the wrestle airplane sequence on what has been dubbed via many TACAIR insiders the 'Hornet's War'. even if the majority of this ebook offers with the foremost hostilities part of OIF I, which ran from 20 March to twenty April 2003, the last decade of pre-war OSW missions and ongoing post-war OIF II operations also are lined in major aspect from the Marine Corps viewpoint. Profusely illustrated with infrequent frontline images and greater than 30 especially commissioned color works of art, this publication additionally good points the strive against studies of 24 pilots and guns platforms officials.

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