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Soft Adventure Travel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,420. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Soft adventure. The sort of experience that goes beyond the typical tourist itinerary. There is no great physical challenge involved here. There is considerable food for the spirit. And the body. And on the windjammer, a rum swizzle at every turn. This is a collection of my published travel articles that tell about these journeys throughout the world. Come with me as I revisit these experiences.
Grenada
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Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
An account of the Grenada Invasion (Operation Urgent Fury)
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Army Military Intelligence History Sourcebook - Comprehensive History from George Washington to the Civil War, World War I and II, and Desert Storm
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 253,890. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This is a comprehensive history of Army intelligence from George Washington (America's First Spymaster) through the Civil War, World War I and II, and Desert Storm. Some of the topics: Pearl Harbor; Indian Wars; Aerial Reconnaisance; Signal and Human Intelligence (SIGINT, HUMINT); Enigma; UAVs, and much more.
Sigh of a Traveler
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Traveling provides an opportunity to see the world from a variety of perspectives. This collection of poems was written while moving slowly from one place to another. Along with a few photos, this collection provides observations of life in different places, and mixed impressions of the world as she is. The poems were primarily written in Asia, the Caribbean and Southwestern United States.
U.S. Naval Air Reserve History- Aviation Cadet Program, World War II, Props to Jets, Squantum, Grenada and Lebanon, Weekend Warriors
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Contents: I. The Beginning * II. Lean Years, The 1920s * III. Gathering Steam, The 1930s * IV. World War II, The Big Test * V. Postwar Activities and Korea, The Reserve Show * VI. 1953-1968: Stability with Transition, Props to Jets * VII. Reorganization and Revitalization in the 1970s * VIII. The 1980s, Present and Future
Census Mapping in the Caribbean - A Geospatial Approach
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,150. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
The book captures work done in preparation of the 2010 World Census in the Caribbean Community member states. I conducted 19 Geographic Information System technical evaluation and assistance missions to develop tools to execute the Census in an accurate, cost efficient & timely manner. The book outlines challenges in each country and describes methods used for enhancing their capacities.
Flamenco: The Dance of Spain's Andalusia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Flamenco is a Spanish art form with roots deep in Andalusia. Flamenco combines acoustic guitar playing, singing, chanting, dancing and staccato handclapping. The flamenco dancer performs with passion, fervor, even tortured expressions but always striving for grace and dignity. This article shows you flamenco's characteristics, the types of flamenco and where to see Flamenco performed in Spain.
Under Fire: An American Story
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 170,160. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013 by Post Hill Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In this candid book, Oliver North, the man who has been at the centre of the Iran-Contra controversy tells the story of his life. He reveals the inside story behind the headlines and stresses the importance of his family and his enduring faith, which have seen him through the toughest times.
Operation Urgent Fury: The Planning and Execution of Joint Operations in Grenada, 1983 - The Crisis, Planning and Preparation, Combat Operations, Press Controversy, Assessment
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,960. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Written several years after the end of Operation URGENT FURY, this study focuses specifically on the involvement of the Chairman, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Joint Staff in planning and directing operations in Grenada in 1983.