Books tagged: military

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 1000 results (Try using more keywords)

In The Garden, My Time At Arlington
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
I was just a country boy from Alabama when in 1967 I was drafted into the army. After my training my permanent duty assignment was The Third Infantry, The Old Guard. The things I would see would shape my life forever. I saw three presidents was at ones inaguration ones deprture and the funeral of another. I saw the inside of the White house, read the words of Abraham Loncoln.
When Soldiers Meditate: an interview with Richard Strozzi Heckler
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
In this fascinating interview, a former Marine and aikido master discusses the inner qualities of the traditional warrior, and how he has tried to introduce them to select members of the modern military including the Green Berets and Navy Seals.
Rules of Command
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,530. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2009. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
"Torpedo!" The sonarman's shrill voice echoed inside the cramped MIUW van. Bailey turned and was jerked back by the cord that connected her headset to the console. She untangled it from the console joystick and got as close as she could to the sonar console. "Where?" she demanded. The sonarman pointed at an oddly unstable signature on his screen. "There-it's not U.S., not Soviet."
Rites of War
By
You set the price! Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2009. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Captain Kanko had no reason to suspect his submarine was in danger. The Korean Romeo-class diesel boat lurched from crest to trough like a drunken pig, sucking down air through her snorkel mast, running her engines at high rpm, and recharging her massive bank of batteries. Uncomfortable, running on the surface in rough seas, but hardly dangerous.
FATHER OF THE AMERICAN PARATROOPER
By
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
General William C. Lee is the father of the American paratrooper. He is without equal in the annals of WW II history. Almost totally unknown to the general public, it surely is appropriate on the 65th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of France to give him some due. General Lee was felled by a massive heart attack and was not able to lead his beloved 101st Airborne into battle.
River of the Amazons
By
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 57,270. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » South American
The story is about a Spanish Conquistador, Francisco de Orellana, and his companions who were the first Europeans to navigate the Amazon River. A priest went with them, and the major part of this book is a retelling of his firsthand account of the voyage. It is a story about brave men in a tale of true action and adventure, both as history and as enlightening and entertaining reading.
Weight Loss - Twenty Pounds in Ten Weeks - Move It to Lose It
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,560. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2009 by Health Colonel Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Weight Loss and weight management book with a ten week exercise and eating plan to lose twenty pounds. Full of easy-to-use tools to organize and implement the program: exercise photos, ten week exercise chart, 1,200 and 1,600 calorie menus, calorie burn charts, workout log, food diary and more. The author, Lt. Col. Weinstein has been featured on the History Channel. TheHealthColonel.com
In The Time Of Dying
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 132,440. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Earth was dying, so they left, in ships full of colonists and scientists, with soldiers to protect them. Hurling through space in a timeless sleep until the ship's computers wake them. But when they do, it's clear things have gone horribly wrong. They're on an alien world in permanent darkness, frightened . . . but not alone.
On the Wings of the Wind: A Journey to Faith
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,930. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
A spiritual love story that will aid readers who seek intimacy with God, On the Wings of the Wind is a profoundly biblical easy-to-read story of entering each new phase of life guided by the Holy Spirit. Written by Patricia Eytcheson Taylor and her husband Chaplain James C. Taylor, it offers spiritual insights for all Christians.
The Fly Caster Who Tried To Make Peace With the World
By
Price: Free! Words: 83,870. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Making peace with the world, sooner or later most of us have to. But how? Ian Mac Bride's way begins in 1909 when he watches a fly-casting tournament and dreams of becoming a great fly caster. But soon Ian experiences personal tragedy, and then is appalled by the slaughter of World War I. Torn by grief, Ian loses faith in the world - until, almost by accident, he finds a way to come to terms.