Books tagged: b17 bomber

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Blue Bell and the Roses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » War
Everybody needs friends. But friends come in all shapes and sizes. When World War II aviator Archibald "Packy" Burkhalter seeks out a long-lost friend, he gets a great deal more than he bargained for.
The Ghosts Of Flight B-17
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Billy Macdonald lives with his father Robert. His father has a drink problem and is behind with the mortgage payments. Billy’s mother died when he was very young and that’s the cause of his dad’s troubles. One day whilst fishing on the banks of Loch Lomond, Billy is visited by three ghosts - his dad thinks that Billy is imagining things. But he’s not.
Blown Out of the Skies over Nazi Germany-Images of Downed B-17s, B-24's and Other Bombers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The deadly Rheinmetall-Borsig 88mm anti-aircraft flak cannon throwing explosive shells up to 37,100 feet altitude. By David Myhra PhD.
Unspoken Valor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,320. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Lifelong friends Jack and Charlie join the Army in 1943. Jack attains his dream job,gunner on a B-17. Charlie is disgusted to become a 'company clerk,' but joins Eisenhower's staff during the planning of the D-Day Invasion. Chance rejoins the friends as Nazis attack a secret meeting of the Allied High Command, and only the heroism of the two men save Ike, his staff, and the entire D-Day plan.
Time For Me to Fly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Fiction » Historical » USA
"Time For Me to Fly" is a dramatization of actual events that occurred leading up to the 17th and final mission of the B-17 Bomber “The Rusty Nail” and its crew on July 29th 1944. The story is presented and told as to how it may have looked through the eyes of SSgt Charles Curtis Campbell. It includes dates,locations and events which actually happened during WWII.
Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club BOOK VIII
Series: Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,130. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club is a 21st Century haven for people seeking to escape New York City’s frantic pace. Dressed in clothes their ancestors might have worn during the 1800s, members enjoy foods of the period and read periodicals featuring news of a particular date in 1865. However, the 1800 Club also has an astounding secret . . . It has Time Travel capability.
Belly Gunner: Remembering My Han
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
In this short story, the life of a World War Two ball turret gunner changes in 1997 when his grandson sends him a review of Star Wars on that movie's 20th anniversary release.
Sergeant Beasley: Memoirs of a WWII P.O.W.
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,610. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
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Sergeant Beasley: Memoirs of a WWII P.O.W. is a compilation of the memories of Sergeant Charles Palmer Beasley. It chronicles his life from youth in the hills of Crawford County, Indiana to the Civilian Conservation Corps to the Army Air Corps and as a prisoner of war at the Keifheide (Stalag Luft IV) P.O.W. camp in Germany.
The Escape of Edward St. Ives
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Publisher's Place. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The biggest undercover operation of the War against Germany is in the hands of a single pilot. He knew full well he would be captured and tortured for the information he had. Would he be able to risk his life to preserve a lie? This is a historical suspense novel based in part on a true story.
We Can Do It! A Rosie the Riveter Story, a Biography of my Mom.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is one woman's story about what it was like to grow up during the World War II era, retold by her son, Mr. G Sagmiller. Read what it was like working as a schoolteacher in a one-room schoolhouse or as a real-life "Rosie the Riveter". This story is rich with history, and really shows how much times have changed.