By Gerald E. Galloway (auth.), Douglas R. Caldwell, Judy Ehlen, Russell S. Harmon (eds.)

This publication features a collection of papers from the foreign army Geology and Geography convention, held on the U.S. army Academy, West element, big apple in June 2003. reports in army Geography and Geology expands a sequence of modern guides originating from meetings and symposia on army geology that started in 1994. The 25 contributions tackle a large diversity of army issues starting from the strategic standpoint, via analyses of old battles on the operational and tactical degrees, to using complex applied sciences utilized to present-day army problems.

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1993. Megiddo Armageddon. Tel Aviv, Israel: Palphot Press. Demir, O. 1977. Cappadocia: Cradle of History. Demir Color Kartpostal ve Turistik Yayincilik; Derinkuyu - Nevsehir, Turkey. P. 1994. The Document Album of CU CHI 1960-1975. Publisher No. 7 (no place): Hoang Anh and Liksin Publishers. R. 1998. Role of geology in assessing the vulnerability of underground fortifications to conventional weapons attack. R. Underwood, Jr. L. , Boulder, CO: Geological Society of America Reviews in Engineering Geology XIII:173-187.

Battling the Elements: Weather and Terrain in the Conduct of War. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. Wirth, D. 1989. Climate chaos. Foreign Policy 74:3-22. Chapter 3 MILITARY USE OF UNDERGROUND TERRAIN A Brief Historical Perspective Thomas E. Eastler University of Maine at Farmington Abstract: The use of man-made underground environments for military operations is reported back to about 5500 BP, although the use of natural caves for defensive purposes must date back much further. Regardless of precisely when mankind first used underground terrain for military purposes, this use has continued, and has had a remarkably successful and noteworthy history.

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