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Air Of Injustice
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 190,110. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
“Air of Injustice” is the result of an exhaustive 2 year long investigation by US Aviator Magazine Publisher/Editor-In-Chief, Jim Campbell, into the three year battle between R.A. “Bob” Hoover and the FAA. Hoover is a legendary fighter pilot, test pilot and airshow pilot now in his 70s, who was once called “the best pilot I ever saw” by no less than Brigadier General (ret.) Chuck Yeager.
Defector
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 110,710. Language: British English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
If you planned to defect in the latest Soviet fighter, the Sukhoi Su27 “Flanker” would you want to cross the Inner German Border, the most heavily defended airspace in the world? Colonel Yuri Andrenev, a respected test pilot, does just that. Defector is a Cold War thriller written by an author who flew the legendary Phantom jet taking you into the cockpit of the fighter with stunning realism.
Higher Than Eagles: The Tragedy and Triumph of an American Family
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,270. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
He was the first in a family of six children, with parents who initially balked at his fantasies. Prevailing against all the people who called him impractical, a dreamer, Bobby Wills became a legend in the fledgling sport of hang gliding. A family saga written by a mother and one of her six children.
Carried by an Angel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When an engine blows up right at takeoff, an airliner faces major problems. To make matters worse, other problems surface making the flight "an accident waiting to happen!" If not for the fantastic assistance of a guardian Angel and the skill of the Captain and the Co-pilot, the passengers and crew may end up scattered throughout the North Carolina hills in a burning heap
The Savvy Air Traveler
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Air travel is an art in itself and savvy travelers know how to make the most out of their voyages. This informative book will guide you into being an intelligent jet-setter.
Until the Fat Man Sings
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,450. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Desperate situations sometimes require desperate solutions. When Irishman Mike Balmayne, a larger than life, hard-working, hard-playing oil executive, decides to take a vacation he does not bargain on getting entangled with international criminals. After extricating himself from a difficult situation, he never expects to see them again. Fate dictates that they meet again with dire consequences
Cold Winter Rain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,540. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Cold Winter Rain offers an updated take on the hardboiled detective tradition of Hammett, Chandler, Parker and MacDonald -- Southern neo-noir.
Flying is Fun
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: British English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
This book is based on the aviation articles which Helen Krasner wrote for the magazine Flight Training News during the years 2011 to 2012. From an article about Helen's experiences of learning to fly, "My Learning-to-Fly Nightmare", to several on helicopter flying, to the final article on giving up flying, altogether there are over 22,000 words of flying related information.
My Foreign Flying Adventures
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
This book contains the author's accounts of her long distance trips as a private pilot. They take place to and within Wales, Ireland, the Highlands of Scotland, France (twice), California, and Russia. The flights were undertakes by both small aeroplane and helicopter, for Helen has licenses for both. This book should appeal both to pilots and to anyone who enjoys travel and adventure stories.
Wind Rider
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Series: Prophets of the Smoke. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,340. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Red smoke roils up from the depths of the Cracked Earth. It holds the key to the future and only the Wind Riders can delve deep enough to unlock its mysteries.