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Silent Giants: A North American Odyssey
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Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
Occasionally life presents the opportunity to do something very special. For me that opportunity came in the summer of 1991 when I flew my classic Cessna 195 from St.John's, Newfoundland, to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Our story begins just as the cliffs of the Newfoundland coast slowly emerge from the gray ocean mist...
You Can Afford To Be A Pilot
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
The purpose of this book is not to teach ground school or flight training, but is intended to teach the reader how to shop for these services and, once purchased, how to keep them affordable, efficient and useful. Certifed FAA Instructor Timothy O’Connor uses his twenty years of experience with technical subjects and adult training to bring flying to people on a middle-income budget.
Flight Of The Setting Sun
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 215,360. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
FLIGHT OF THE SETTING SUN, The Life And Adventures Of Captain Jake Martin - Action adventure and love story. It is a period story set in four decades beginning in the mid 1920s. Son of wealthy Texas rancher and oilman becomes a Pan Am China Clipper pilot in the 1930s and an aviation industrialist during and after WW II. Jake's life adventure takes him to New York, California and the Asian Pacific
The Great Transatlantic Race
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,500. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
"The Great Transatlantic Race" is the story of two 1920s barnstorming pilots from Hicker's Ranch, Nebraska, who attempt to become the first aviators in history to fly across the Atlantic Ocean.
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.
Storm Chaser
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Series: The Channel Riders, Book Two. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,270. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
This is Book Two in the Channel Riders Series. Elena has been welcomed back into the Guild of Families, an ancient guild with the skill to navigate channels to cross space.As she begins to market off world goods in her Earth based store, politics and military intrigue increase forcing her to walk a very tight line.
Thunder in the Tummy! The Hilarious Flying Adventures of a Private Pilot
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,150. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Do you look up at small airplanes as they fly overhead? Have you ever wondered what goes on in the cockpit? On the ground at a general aviation airport? In the minds of private pilots? THUNDER IN THE TUMMY! is a collection of the best of the best of Joel Elman's short stories which were published in Pacific Flyer, Atlantic Flyer, American Aviator, and Southern Aviator.
The Trouble with Pilots
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Series: The Trouble Series, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Can Sarah put aside her trouble with pilots to find love? Trey likes is a challenge, and before Sarah returns to the States, he's going to make sure he proves to her that pilots aren't trouble but worth loving.
Lost Things - Book One of the Order of the Air
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Series: The Order of the Air, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,860. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
With Jo Graham Lewis Segura has been drifting since the Great War ended when he joins a company run by Alma Gilchrist and Mitchell Sorley, assisted by their old friend Dr. Jerry Ballard, an archeologist who lost his career when he lost part of his leg. Lewis dreams "true," andwhat he sees in his dreams will take them on a dangerous chase from Hollywood to New York to an airship and beyond.
My Nephew & Mossad Vs. Iran's A-Bomb
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Price: Free! Words: 51,450. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
An Iranian airplane is flying with a secret delegation- including the President ; instead of landing in its destination: Syria – it arrives in Israel, as a result of smart deception maneuvres of anti-regime plotters. Many jerky scenes develop, showing how Iranian president fails in trying to escape; soon he discovers that a Duplicate Ruler had been replaced him -and nobody really needs him.