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Rainbows, Cutthroats and the Prince of Bhutan: Fly Fishing Adventures around the World
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Stories of travels with a fly rod after fish in 25 countries around the world.
A Damn Close-Run Thing: A Brief History of the Falklands Conflict
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Shilka Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This short history sums up the events leading up to the war and its major military actions including details of an Argentinian plan to sink a Royal Navy ship in Gibraltar harbour and a British plan to land SAS soldiers in Argentina to destroy aircraft while they were still on the ground.
Pain Below the Equator
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Price: Free! Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Essay » Political
This is the frank journal of a six week tour of South America from Buenos Aires, around the horn to Valparaíso, Easter Island and Peru, chronicling the good the bad and the insane of the southern continent.
World War One Naval Battles in South American Waters
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
At the start of World War One, the coasts of Chile and Argentina witnessed three Naval Battles: the Battle of Coronel and the Battle of the Falkland Islands, both in 1914, and the Battle of Mas a Tierra soon after. Close to the first centenary, they are the topic of this book. It includes maps, photos, comments from the Chilean (British) author and valuable unknown vintage photos.
Rogue Enforcer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,160. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
RENEGADE... WARRIOR... FUGITIVE... Former U.S. naval officer Jake Slate is on a downhill slide into alcohol, self-pity, and rage. A decade of life as a mercenary submarine commander has left him exhausted, bitter, and utterly disgusted with the world.
A Students Guide to the Falklands War of 1982 including a personal reflection by the author
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary
Although the Falklands War ended over 32-years ago this guide gives readers a thresh eyes approach of the past and present Falklands history by someone who took part in the war of 1982. How it turned from going down hill economically to a flourishing island whose economy has improved vastly with tourism and cruise ships visiting, and the possibility of oil. A great educational tool for students.