Books tagged: paratroopers

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A Car Crash of Sorts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This story explores the constant rivalry between Intellect and Sexuality. Time, as a relative dimension, is jumbled as a technique to explore this fascinating rivalry in more realistic depth.
I Was a Teenage Devil - But I'm Alright Now!
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Series: Construction of a Personality, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,380. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'Teenage Devil' is the sequel to 'Surviving', but it stands on its own, dealing with a different set of, no less significant, moral issues. And it's still a story about growing up. On one occasion, an old devil comes-a-calling (a predator, disguised in the form of a senior RAF officer) and Thomas decides to commit the ultimate sin! Fully committing himself to the task, can he actually take a life?
Pegasus Falling
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Series: The Cypress Branches Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,990. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
FINALIST - The Kindle Book Review Best Indie Book Contest 2012. Pegasus Falling is a heartbreaking and courageous work following the emotional story of paratrooper Sammy and his battle to stay alive, sane and keep hold of the woman he loves amongst the terrors of World War II and its aftermath.
The Bridge: A short story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
Remembrance Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,880. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An epic novel following the lives and loves of three people, Evna Bellis, Joseph Tremaine and Leslie Hughes, from their birth in 1918, through childhood to adulthood. Both the men love Evna, both serve in the Second World War, both are totally different, one tall and handsome, the other small and scrawny. This book is the most personal yet written by S.D. Gripton, an may well bring forth tears.
Organizational Change in the Russian Airborne Forces: The Lessons of the Georgian Conflict (Russia-Georgia War) - Putin, Chechnya, IL-76 Aircraft, Spetsnaz, Paratroopers
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,840. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The airborne divisions are undoubtedly the most impressive formations within the Russian army. The troops of the airborne forces (VDV) are the best trained and most professional in the army.
The Good, the Bad, and the Bet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The day before Thanksgiving in 1971, a lone man wearing black sunglasses hijacked a NW Orient Airlines 727 bound for Seattle. His demand: $200,000.00 and four parachutes. He ended up with a place in history marked by more questions than answers. What really happened to the infamous DB Cooper? No one knows. Well... No one but me... because before he became DB Cooper, I became his wife.
The Years
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Price: Free! Words: 141,190. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Told in the forceful language of Derry’s streets, The Years is a roller coaster ride down forty years of the town’s history. Francie, released from jail after a long sentence, is trying to come to terms with the changes peace has brought, as well as dealing with what he did – and didn’t – do on Bloody Sunday.
Destiny
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,190. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Mountainview Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
When World War II hits Walter Brewer's family in the worst possible way, he is torn between his love for two women, his family, and his country.