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Soldiers’ Tales - As told to the folks back home
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Genuine tales told by soldiers from the Boer War of 1899 to Afghanistan in 2011. The clear unvarnished truth from men who were in the tranches of World War I, who flew bombing missions over Germany in World War II, who were captured by the Japanese, who invaded Suez in 1956, who met Russians in the Cold War and much else besides.
Rush To Destiny
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Series: Western, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,330. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Edward Fitzgerald Beale was the quintessential western man, eclipsing John Fremont and even Kit Carson in adventure and accomplishment. No one did more for Manifest Destiny. This is not only an exciting and fascinating tale...but a true one. Don't miss Rush To Destiny, if you love history and the American west.
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)
2011 Navy Program Guide: Key Systems, Programs, Initiatives including Ships, Submarines, Aircraft, Carriers, Weapons, Electronics, Sensors, Surface Combatants, Expeditionary Forces, Data Systems
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,070. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This 2011 Navy Program Guide is an overview of the key systems, programs and initiatives of the U.S. Navy, with detailed information on the status of hundreds of programs for systems ranging from aircraft and ships to weapons and information dominance.
Naval Operations Concept 2010: Maritime Security, Power Projection, Force Structure, Seapower Strategy for Navy, Marines, and Coast Guard
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,800. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Naval Operations Concept 2010 (NOC 10) describes when, where and how U.S. naval forces will contribute to preventing conflict and prevailing in war in order to guide Maritime Strategy implementation in a manner consistent with national strategy. NOC 10 describes the ways in which the sea services will achieve the ends articulated in A Cooperative Strategy for 21st Century Seapower.
U.S. Navy Equipment Encyclopedia: Aircraft, Ships, Weapons, Programs, and Systems - Fighter Jets, Aircraft Carriers, Submarines, Surface Combatants, Missiles, plus the Navy Program Guide
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 118,910. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science
Hundreds of U.S. Navy systems - from patrol craft to nuclear submarines - are comprehensively described in this detailed, up-to-date encyclopedia of naval equipment. This massive 500-page report also includes the latest Navy Program Guide document, providing an overview of key systems, programs, and initiatives of the Navy.
Dexter, the Last Navy Horse
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Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Dexter was a real horse that was first drafted into the U.S. Army during World War II and later served in the U.S. Navy at the Philadelphia Naval Home for disabled and retired sailors. His little known story was so touching that this fictional short story was written about him and his friendship with his pals at the naval home so many years ago.
The Last Eagle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,290. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Hitler's invasion of Poland is going off without a hitch. Except for one problem. The Polish submarine, "Eagle," has managed to escape into the Baltic. Hitler wants the submarine captured and the crew dead. They have another goal in mind--rendezvous with the British Fleet and continue the battle. For the "Eagle" the war is just beginning. Inspired by the true story of the submarine, "Orzel."
U.S. Navy Aircraft Carriers: Carrier Battle Groups, Airplanes, Flight Operations, History and Evolution from Escort Carriers to Nuclear-powered Supercarriers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,550. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science
Explore America's fleet of aircraft carriers with this unique report featuring details about these awesome machines and their storied history. This massive 500-page compilation also includes the latest Navy Program Guide document, providing an overview of key systems, programs, and initiatives of the Navy.
Evolution of Aircraft Carriers: The History of U.S. Navy Carriers, USS Langley, Early Tests and Developments, World War II and Beyond
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Naval Science
Here is the complete text of a unique and valuable Naval Historical Center document, Evolution of Aircraft Carriers. which chronicles the history of carriers since the mobile airfield idea was initially conceived to the nuclear supercarrier.