Books tagged: aircraft carriers

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Earthdome Space Fleet
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Series: Earthdome, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,180. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
It is the year 2155, and Earth is at war with the Mars Coalition. Defending Earth’s borders is the pride of the Earth space carrier fleet, the USS Carl Vinson. This is the story of its continuous struggle for the rights to freedom for all. However, there are those who would like nothing better than to remove the freedom of others, so let the battles begin.
Career in Air Freight
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2009 by Institute For Career Research. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Office and Administrative Support
Air express transportation, operation, and management. You can play a vital role in the new international business world. Every day, thousands of airlines carry loads of cargo in their holds to destinations throughout the world. Today the air express industry has jobs for mechanics, maintenance workers, computer specialists, office personnel and clerks.
SEA STORIES AND SHORTS
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 24,980. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
SEA STORIES AND SHORTS are an anthology of six (6) Sea Stories when the author - Commander Roger Johnson - was on active duty flying off of aircraft carriers during and after the Vietnam War. He should have been killed during each incident, but Providence intervened. The Sea Stories are folowed by eight (8) Short Stories that will tickle your nostalgic senses.
US Fleet Carriers CV-1 to CVNX -- A History
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
'Where are the Carriers' was the cry from President J F Kennedy when the Soviet Fleet was heading at speed to Cuba to set up its ICBM sites. This book reveals all... Where they were, what they were doing, what airplane types,and how many were embarked and more important the operational theatres and for how long since they had been commmissioned as a Combat Vessel CV in the US Naval Air Arm.
U.S. Navy Aircraft Carriers: Carrier Battle Groups, Airplanes, Flight Operations, History and Evolution from Escort Carriers to Nuclear-powered Supercarriers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,550. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science
Explore America's fleet of aircraft carriers with this unique report featuring details about these awesome machines and their storied history. This massive 500-page compilation also includes the latest Navy Program Guide document, providing an overview of key systems, programs, and initiatives of the Navy.
Evolution of Aircraft Carriers: The History of U.S. Navy Carriers, USS Langley, Early Tests and Developments, World War II and Beyond
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science
Here is the complete text of a unique and valuable Naval Historical Center document, Evolution of Aircraft Carriers. which chronicles the history of carriers since the mobile airfield idea was initially conceived to the nuclear supercarrier.
SURVIVOR: USS Russell a World War Two Destroyer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,030. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
For six action-filled years, the USS Russell, a World War Two destroyer was in the thick of combat. From the pre-Pearl Harbor Battle of the Atlantic to most of the Naval battles in the Pacific, Russell and her gallant crew fought a determined enemy. After earning sixteen battle stars, she brought the warriors who manned her guns and engines home alive. The Russell was a SURVIVOR.
The Whale Has Wings Vol3 - Holding the Barrier
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,390. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
This is the 3rd book in an Alternative History which explores what might have happened in World War 2 if the Royal Navys Air Arm hadn't been crippled by the RAF In the first 2 books the pre-war and first years of the war are described, concluding with the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor. But this time, although not fully prepared, the British have sent a fleet to Singapore and are better prepared