China Military

The Gunpowder Age: China, Military Innovation, and the Rise of the West in World History

Tonio Andrade, "The Gunpowder Age: China, Military Innovation, and the Rise of the West in World History"
ISBN: 0691135975 | 2016 | EPUB | 448 pages | 4 MB
The Gunpowder Age: China, Military Innovation, and the Rise of the West in World History

The Gunpowder Age: China, Military Innovation, and the Rise of the West in World History by Tonio Andrade
English | Jan. 12, 2016 | ISBN: 0691135975 | 448 Pages | AZW3/PDF (conv) | 10.32 MB

The Chinese invented gunpowder and began exploring its military uses as early as the 900s, four centuries before the technology passed to the West. But by the early 1800s, China had fallen so far behind the West in gunpowder warfare that it was easily defeated by Britain in the Opium War of 1839-42.

BBC - Our World: China's Model Army (2014)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Dec. 2, 2016
BBC - Our World: China's Model Army (2014)

BBC - Our World: China's Model Army (2014)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3358 Kbps | 26mn 18s | 681 MiB
Audio: English AAC 262 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

China's People's Liberation Army the world's largest military force was once synonymous with internal repression following the brutal crackdown on student protesters in Tiananmen Square in 1989.
But now the PLA is trying to change. For the first time foreign TV cameras have been allowed to film its inner workings. For Our World Steve Hewlett has gained exclusive access to the PLA's officer training programme, as China's vast military machine re-invents itself as a force fit for the twenty-first century.

Preparing and Training for the Full Spectrum of Military Challenge  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at June 22, 2016
Preparing and Training for the Full Spectrum of Military Challenge

Preparing and Training for the Full Spectrum of Military Challenges: Insights from the Experiences of China, France, the United Kingdom, India, and Israel by David E Johnson
English | 25 May 2010 | ISBN: 0833047817 | 314 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

What can be learned from the experiences of China, France, the United Kingdom, India and Israel to better prepare for full-spectrum operations - simultaneous offensive, defensive, and stability or civil support operations - and deployments?

W. Mott, J. Kim, "The Philosophy of Chinese Military Culture: Shih vs. Li"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at April 9, 2016
W. Mott, J. Kim, "The Philosophy of Chinese Military Culture: Shih vs. Li"

W. Mott, J. Kim, "The Philosophy of Chinese Military Culture: Shih vs. Li"
Publisher: Palgrave | 2006 | ISBN: 1403971870 | English | PDF | 318 pages | 2.2 Mb

Drawing on ancient texts and modern interpretations, this work explores the foundations for war in China's strategic culture Shih, Li and Tao. The work uses Shih theory to explain the anomalies that continue to perplex Euro-American observers in modern China's uses of force.
Deng Xiaoping's Long War: The Military Conflict between China and Vietnam, 1979-1991

Deng Xiaoping's Long War: The Military Conflict Between China and Vietnam, 1979-1991 (The New Cold War History) by Xiaoming Zhang
English | 30 May 2015 | ISBN: 146962124X | 288 Pages | EPUB/AZW3/PDF (conv) | 8.46 MB

The surprise Chinese invasion of Vietnam in 1979 shocked the international community. The two communist nations had seemed firm political and cultural allies, but the twenty-nine-day border war imposed heavy casualties, ruined urban and agricultural infrastructure, leveled three Vietnamese cities, and catalyzed a decadelong conflict.

A Military History of China (Repost)  

Posted by nebulae at April 27, 2015
A Military History of China (Repost)

David A. Graff, Robin Higham, "A Military History of China"
English | 2012 | 344 Pages | ISBN: 0813135842 | EPUB | 2 MB
Asiatic Land Battles: Allied Victories in China and Burma (The Military History of World War II vol.10)

Asiatic Land Battles: Allied Victories in China and Burma (The Military History of World War II vol.10)
Franklin Watts, Inc. | 1963 | ISBN: 0531012425 | English | 76 pages | PDF | 13.4 MB
The Military Potential of China's Commercial Technology (Repost)

Roger Cliff, "The Military Potential of China's Commercial Technology"
2001 | pages: 88 | ISBN: 0833029398 | PDF | 4,2 mb
The Rice Paddy Navy: U.S. Sailors Undercover in China (Osprey General Military)

The Rice Paddy Navy: U.S. Sailors Undercover in China (Osprey General Military)
Osprey Publishing | 2012 | ISBN: 184908811X | English | 308 Pages | PDF (e-book) | 2 MB