The Bombing of Darwin, February 1942
by Peter Grose
The bombing of Darwin on 19 February 1942 is the battle Australia tries to forget. Although there was much to be proud of that day - courage, mateship, determination and improvisation - the dark side of the story lingers: looting, desertion and a ...
Occasional Observations on Public and Private Life
by Lindsay Tanner
'We cannot blame particular individuals for modern Labor's malaise, because it is part of a systemic global phenomenon. We are all under the sway of politics without purpose. And politics without purpose is pointless.' Nothing could better sum up ...
The Great Operations
by Michael Bar-Zohar & Nissim Mishal
The secrets behind Mossad, the world's most respected and enigmatic Secret Service Organization This book tells what should have been known and isn't - that Israel's hidden force is as formidable as its recognised physical strength.
The Human Experience of Death
by Bianca Nogrady
A fascinating exploration of the universal human experience of death. We sat around and on the bed, laughing and joking as if this was a typical family gathering. The shrunken form of our dying grandmother lay on the bed, breathing fast and ...
by Verkuil,Paul R.
This book describes the largely overlooked process of using private government contractors to perform essential or inherent functions in the military and civilian sectors of government. It shows how such practices undermine the capacity ...eBook
by Donald F. Kettl
<p>This book exposes the reality that our twentieth-century government is no match for twenty-first-century problems and proposes a solution.</p>In this timely and compelling book, Donald F. Kettl demonstrates how the process of governance has ...eBook
by Michael A. Innes
<P>Featuring fresh contributions from leading scholars, this new volume considers a varied range of post-war, post-Dayton and post-9/11 problems and issues, reminding readers that Dayton is not the only challenge to the safety, stability, and ...eBook
by Dong Mr. He, Stefan Mr. Ingves & Steven Mr. SeeligeBook
The Development of a New Ostpolitik, 1989-2000
by Kristina Spohr Readman
The root question this book addresses is how the new Germany will use its re-found status as a great power. Does Germany - as in the past - aim to dominate Europe? Or has it renounced its imperial ambitions following the trauma of division during ...eBook
by Garcia, Denise
<P>This book assesses how progress in disarmament diplomacy in the last decade has improved human security.</P> <P></P> <P>In doing so, the book looks at three cases of the development of international norms in this arena. First, it traces how ...eBook
China and India as Strategic Partners
by Bart Gaens & Juha Jokela and Eija Limnell
Establishing strategic partnerships is a key objective for the European Union. These partnerships provide frameworks for flexible and long-term cooperation with global and regional players. This book focuses on the EU's strategy toward China and ...eBook