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Ordnance, weapons technology books

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Recently Published

Jane's Mines & EOD Operational Guide 2017-2018 by Colin King Jane's Mines & EOD Operational Guide 2017-2018


Format: Hardback - Released: 11/10/2017

Differential Game Theory with Applications to Missiles and Autonomous Systems Guidance by Farhan A. Faruqi Differential Game Theory with Applications to Missiles and Autonomous Systems Guidance

Differential Game Theory with Applications to Missiles and Autonomous Systems explains the use of differential game theory in autonomous guidance and control systems. The book begins with an introduction to the basic principles before considering optimum control and game theory.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/04/2017

Autonomous Weapon Systems An Exploration of Issues & Recommendations by Jesse M. Davis Autonomous Weapon Systems An Exploration of Issues & Recommendations


Format: Hardback - Released: 31/12/2016

The Science of Armour Materials by Ian (Armour Solutions Pty Ltd, Australia) Crouch The Science of Armour Materials
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The Science of Armour Materials comprehensively covers the range of armor materials from steels and light alloys, through glasses and ceramics, to fibers, textiles, and protective apparel. The book also discusses aspects of analytical and numerical modeling, as well as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2016

The Gun in Central Africa A History of Technology and Politics by Giacomo Macola The Gun in Central Africa A History of Technology and Politics

Examining the history of warfare and political development through a technological lens, Macola relates the study of military technology to the history of gender.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/04/2016

The Gun in Central Africa A History of Technology and Politics by Giacomo Macola The Gun in Central Africa A History of Technology and Politics

Examining the history of warfare and political development through a technological lens, Macola relates the study of military technology to the history of gender.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/04/2016

Handbook of Enemy Ammunition German Ammunition Markings and Nomenclature by War Office Handbook of Enemy Ammunition German Ammunition Markings and Nomenclature


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/10/2015

A History of Firearms From Earliest Times to 1914 by W. Y. Carman A History of Firearms From Earliest Times to 1914

Originally published: London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd., 1955.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2015

Coming Soon

Discrimination of Subsurface Unexploded Ordnance by Kevin A. O'Neill Discrimination of Subsurface Unexploded Ordnance

Unexploded ordnance (UXO) pose a persistent and expensive problem throughout the world; over 11 million acres are potentially contaminated in the US alone. However, detection requires a very high degree of reliability, the false alarm rate is enormous, and cleanup...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/02/2018

Scientific Management in Action Taylorism at Watertown Arsenal, 1908-1915 by Hugh G. J. Aitken Scientific Management in Action Taylorism at Watertown Arsenal, 1908-1915

Reprint. First published: Taylorism at Watertown Arsenal. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1960. With new foreword.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/03/2018

Ballistics Theory and Design of Guns and Ammunition, Third Edition by Donald E. (U.S. Army, Picatinny Arsenal, Rockaway Township, New Jersey, USA) Carlucci, Sidney S. (Retired, Chester, N Jacobson Ballistics Theory and Design of Guns and Ammunition, Third Edition
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With new chapters, homework problems, case studies, figures, and examples, Ballistics: Theory and Design of Guns and Ammunition, Third Edition encourages superior design and innovative applications in the field of ballistics. It examines the analytical and computational tools for predicting...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/04/2018

The Science of Small Arms Ballistics by Jr., Alvah (Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Cientificas y Tecnicas (CONICET), San Diego, California, USA) Buckmore The Science of Small Arms Ballistics
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This very unique and very different book is a comprehensive study of the science of small arm ballistics-from interior and exterior ballistics to terminal ballistics. The science of small arms ballistics is seriously underdeveloped and underappreciated. The volume provides a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/05/2018

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Navy Shipboard Lasers Background, Advances, & Considerations by William C. Jenkins Navy Shipboard Lasers Background, Advances, & Considerations


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2015

A Compendium of Armaments and Military Hardware by Christopher Chant A Compendium of Armaments and Military Hardware

First published in 1987, The Compendium of Armaments and Military Hardware provides, within a single volume, the salient technical and operational details of the most important weapons. The complete range of hardware used in land, sea and air forces throughout...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2014

Scientific Management in Action Taylorism at Watertown Arsenal, 1908-1915 by Hugh G. J. Aitken Scientific Management in Action Taylorism at Watertown Arsenal, 1908-1915

Reprint. First published: Taylorism at Watertown Arsenal. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1960. With new foreword.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2014

Practical Military Ordnance Identification by Thomas Gersbeck Practical Military Ordnance Identification

The threat variables associated with military ordnance are enormous, requiring the application of a structured process to identify unknown munitions. The focus of Practical Military Ordnance Identification is the application of a practical deductive process to identify unknown ordnance items...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/03/2014

Ballistics Theory and Design of Guns and Ammunition, Second Edition by Donald E. Carlucci, Donald E. (U.S. Army, Picatinny Arsenal, Rockaway Township, New Jersey, USA) Carlucci, Sidney S.  Jacobson Ballistics Theory and Design of Guns and Ammunition, Second Edition
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Providing new chapters, homework problems, case studies, figures, and examples, Ballistics: Theory and Design of Guns and Ammunition, Second Edition encourages superior design and innovative applications in the field of ballistics. It examines the analytical and computational tools used to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/09/2013

Arguments that Count Physics, Computing, and Missile Defense, 1949-2012 by Rebecca Slayton Arguments that Count Physics, Computing, and Missile Defense, 1949-2012

How differing assessments of risk by physicists and computer scientists have influenced public debate over nuclear defense.In a rapidly changing world, we rely upon experts to assess the promise and risks of new technology. But how do these experts make...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/08/2013

The Amazing Growth and Journey of UAV's and Ballastic Missile Defence Capabilities Where the Technology is Leading to? by V. K. Saxena The Amazing Growth and Journey of UAV's and Ballastic Missile Defence Capabilities Where the Technology is Leading to?

The book is a compilation of the various kinds of UAVs and BMD systems now available in the world. It also brings out their history and journey of development leading to the present day availability and future systems in development.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/06/2013

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