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Retribution
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,160. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Five years after the Retribution virus devastated civilization, a group of survivors puts together a society they hope will thrive, but without the experience and skills needed to defend themselves from a multitude of lethal dangers, their social order begins to unravel. Only an extraordinary effort from a group of ordinary people can save them from a horror worse than Retribution itself.
Coming in to Land – the memoirs of Wing Commander Bill Malins DFC
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 65,160. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
'Coming in to land' is the story of an Oxfordshire boy who grew up to be a war hero. It starts with his early life on his parents’ farm in the 1920s, it goes on to where he fights for his country in the RAF during the Second World War. He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for bravery in action whilst flying behind enemy lines following a daring reconnaissance mission over Belgium.
The Outer Whorl - Essays of an Airline Pilot
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Twenty related essays on pursuing a career as a military and airline pilot--a career pursued not only to see the world, but also to gain an appreciation for the beauty and challenges that a life in aviation offers. The Outer Whorl is an introspective look at the allure of airline flying and how that world was irrevocably destroyed on 9/11. A narrative appreciated by both pilots and passengers.
Kodak Black & White A WWII Memoir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
An adult remembers back to his childhood and the stories his father told him of World War II. In particular, one of them details how his father helped save his plane, crew and passengers in an intense storm off of a Japanese held island in the South Pacific.
Gooney Birds A WWII/Viet Nam Memoir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A young man on a USO tour performing for soldiers wounded in Viet Nam, thinks back to his childhood and remembers a story his father told him about flying a DC-3 in the South Pacific during World War II.
Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club, Book II
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Series: Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,570. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
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; Time Travel. Members travel back in time to keep history on track.
Travel Safe – Travel Smart, A Comprehensive Guide to Travel Security
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,130. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Safe travel is an ideal we all wish to share and enjoy, but a world without risks simply does not exist. Travelers are unfortunately often targeted, and this book will offer some excellent advice on how to avoid becoming a victim. Travel Safe - Travel Smart is used by both the security and insurance industry as a guide to keep travelers safe
Travel Safe – Travel Smart, For Business Travel
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,510. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Travel Safe – Travel Smart™ for Business Travel is the most comprehensive book on travel security for business executives on the market, and provides specific advice against common threats faced by business travelers around the world. The Chapters include Vehicle Security, Hostage Taking, Surveillance, Terrorism, Identity Theft, and Industrial Espionage
The Four Dragon Lords of Oleskia: Tale II
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Series: The Four Dragon Lords of Oleskia, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The first of the Dragon lords' guardians has awakened. Can its path of destruction be stopped? With the guardian alive, the first Dragon and his curse were lifted from slumber. The wizard Bultan must reclaim his role as mentor to the Dragon lords after fifteen hundred years. Can the wizard and the Dragon find a way to awaken the remaining Dragon lords? Only if they can stay alive long enough.
How to Prevent Jet Lag
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Have you ever found yourself dozing off during an important business meeting 6 time zones from home? Or maybe even during a vacation? If so, then you might be suffering from a terrible thing called jet lag. Well to help you prevent jet lag from ruining your next trip, this book will provide you with tips to prevent jet lag while traveling. From take off to landing, this guide will help you thrive