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The Bullet That Saved Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A Vietnam infantry veteran saved an enemy soldier's AK-47 bullet from the war. Whenever he holds it today, it takes him back 40-some years to 1969 when it was a dangerous time to be a young man in America.
Home Before the Harvest
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,590. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Viggo Aulus Callias is now a centurion in the Roman Army, stationed in Germania, and hoping to get back home before his son is born in the autumn. But his position becomes desperate when his old enemy, Tribune Amatus, turns up serving his time in the army with the intent of of disposing of Viggo for good.
Sweetwater Gunslinger 201
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,910. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Meet "Sweetwater" and "Sundance" — two of the most outrageous and daring jet jockeys ever to sit behind the controls of an F-14. Assigned to the aircraft carrier Kitty Hawk, these boys are living life to the fullest: harassing Russian recon planes...raising hell on shore leave...testing the limits of their jets, their commanding officers, and their own reputations as the Navy's best.
Operation Quiet Thunder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,680. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
In 1977, a messenger delivers a letter that shakes the harmony of a peaceful commune hidden in the small Canadian mining town of New Pontiac. Two Special Forces residents are forced back into action in order to keep their top secret operation from the Vietnam War covered up. Time is running out to finish what was started six years before. Failure will fracture the foundation of the US Government.
Вишенки в огне
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 133,570. Language: Russian. Published: November 2, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The first bomb fell near the tent area. Junior Sergeant Koltsov was dumped by the blust from the boardwalk, which he used as a bed. Tent caught fire broke out and fell down on his head. Kuzma flounced choking.
Вишенки
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 112,700. Language: Russian. Published: November 2, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Desnyanka river makes loops ana flows among the swamps, in the woods, it is flowing slowly and sedately. And only in this place it s changing, it's beaches shrink, squeezed into a narrow neck. A thick pine forest with a few birches, oaks and aspens on the right bank, on the other, the low left bank - huge meadows, almost to the horizon.
The Kosher Marine
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,030. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Young Hasidic Man joins the Marines, finds love, and sees combat in Iraq. You can buy this book direct or get it free by voting for it on Amazon. If the latter, please follow instructions here: http://amazonracism.blogspot.com/
Brother Dionysus
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by MilSpeak Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
In BROTHER DIONYSUS, veteran Sean Brendan-Brown explores military life and its aftermath through characters as strangely wrought as those peopling Sherwood Anderson’s fiction and as real as those portrayed in Raymond Barthes’ collection of cultural essays, Mythologies.
The Black Ships
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Series: The Black Ships, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,930. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(3.00 from 1 review)
When the fledgling Mars colony is attacked by a hostile alien force, the nations of Earth must come together to devise an effective response. A fleet, built at incredible expense, will attempt to hit the enemy before they complete their cloned invasion force. The difference between freedom and slavery may rest on a chance discovery. It will all come down to a roll of the dice.
Laramie
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Before the Civil War winds to an end, Lieutenant David Wharram rides west to begin a new life and eventually reaches Laramie, Wyoming. With saloons and brothels as the town’s thriving businesses, the setting is ripe for a soldier looking to get lost after the war. This brilliant tale, reminiscent of Louis L’Amour novels, weaves an exciting mystery with humor, old west gunfights and romance.
Tailwinds: Adventures of a Young Aviator
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Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Rusty Martin is born to an aviation family and grows up in Casselberry, Florida, in the 1930s. He is an entrepreneur and a self-starter who loves to fly. Rusty is 12 at the outbreak of WW-II. Flying takes the young man to many fascinating events of the time.
War Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,260. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by MilSpeak Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
War Stories, 27 short stories written by veterans, touches upon every aspect of military life from hard-corps combat to making love after being blown up by a mortar. Illustrated by veteran Robert Wilson. Edited by Sally Drumm and Sally Shore.
Allies: Anaconda
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Price: Free! Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(4.00 from 1 review)
This prequel to Allies: The Inquiry introduces American Phil Sambrook and Canadian Kurt Richter, two officers during the factual events of Operation ANACONDA: America’s first conventional battle against al-Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan that came within a hairsbreadth of disaster. Allies: Anaconda tells the story of the crucible of fire that forged the bond that unites its main characters.
The Squad
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,970. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A lone fourteen man US Marine rifle squad finds itself isolated behind North Vietnamese Army forces during the 1968 Tet Offensive. They must survive despite not having supplies, and while avoiding numerous deadly booby traps and being hunted by a far larger North Vietnamese unit. All the while dealing with conflicts within the squad.
Embedded@Trafalgar with Nelson's Navy
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Price: Free! Words: 60,070. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(5.00 from 1 review)
There's a certain intimacy about the word "embedded." I don't know who coined it embedded, part of the action, eyewitness news on the front line. Embedded became a term used by the media and military to describe correspondents who were carried to war.If you want the facts, go to the history books, but if you want to know how it felt to report Trafalgar turn the page and read the log.
The other side of the fence
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A story of a white soldier in the 1980's South Africa who changes sides and fights for the ANC
Tin Universe Monthly #2
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Price: Free! Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
FLIGHT OF THE COMING STORM 2.0 What are the small everyday events for a hero that are very big? A solo tale about the hero Pulpy. THE DAWGS OF WAR Following on from events seen in Stereo 2.0 comes this story of what happen to The Dawgs Of War after Death waved his hands to set their destiny in motion.
Huey
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 61,150. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A young man had dreams of being a helicopter pilot since he was a kid back in the late 1950s. He joins the Army in 1968 after graduating high school and survives their intense flight training programs at Fort Wolters and Fort Rucker. Afterwards, he assigned to Vietnam and witnesses the horrors of flying a Huey during war and losing friends, loved ones, and betrayal.
Battlenaut Crucible
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,490. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Red Battlenauts show no mercy. Roaring out of deep space, these high tech war machines pound both sides in an interstellar war. No one can even SEE the Reds--no one but Marine Corporal Solomon Scott. Recruited by the SEAL-like Diamondbacks, Scott becomes a weapon in the ultimate struggle for survival. Strap yourself into the cockpit for over 100,000 words of blistering military SF action!
C'est La Guerre (That's War)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,900. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Combat fatigued Captain Jeffrey Hampton kills two Me-109’s before being hit and bailing out of his burning P-47. An escape line, mostly of beautiful women, moves him toward Spain at night. He and the last girl fall in love, and, as D-Day occurs, he joins resistance fighters until the invasion of Southern France frees him.