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The Rong Stuff
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
In a satire that does for Vietnam what Catch-22 did for WWII, Gary Heller tells the fictionalized true story of what it was like to almost become a fighter pilot during the Vietnam War. Gary O. Heller was a jet mechanic and helicopter pilot. He lives in Indiana.
Fallen Hero
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Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Everything in the prisoner of war camp is not what it seems.
A Merchant Seaman's Survival - An Autobiography - An Escape Story of World War II
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Price: $6.89 USD. Words: 53,510. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012 by Allan J. Sweeney. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a true-life World War 2 escape story. Edward J Sweeney’s merchant ship was sunk by a German raider, which led to hair-raising escapes from jails in France and Spain. He was re-captured and escaped from a German troop train on the way to a labour camp; a concentration camp in Argeles Sur Mer, France; and from the notorious labour concentration camp at Miranda de Ebro, in Spain...
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Army Human Intelligence (HUMINT) Collector Operations FM 2-22.3 (FM 34-52) - Interrogation, Enemy Combatants, POWs, Detainees, Military Police
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 130,680. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This manual, converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, provides doctrinal guidance, techniques, and procedures governing the employment of human intelligence (HUMINT) collection and analytical assets in support of the commander's intelligence needs.
Prisoner of War (POW) #74324
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Real heroes aren’t born. Rather, they are ordinary people who have risen to meet seemingly insurmountable challenges in the face of adversity. What really defines a person is the way they face those obstacles and overcome them. We don’t have to look to Hollywood to find examples; in fact, we need look no further than our backyards. My backyard, that is. My father, my dad, John Stermscheg, is such
Love Never Dies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 188,510. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
In this epic, Leslie Moore and Michael Wright are caught in the social and political turmoil of the 1960s. Destined for marriage, Leslie demands the freedom to pursue a career. Futures are dramatically changed by both her impulsiveness and the conniving actions of beautiful Nancy Owens. Michael reacts by volunteering to serve in the Vietnam War. Lives are placed on hold when he becomes MIA.
The Longest Way Home - A Harrowing Trek from Vietnam through Laos into Thailand
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Three U.S. servicemen from three different branches of the service find themselves stranded at the very last minute of the last day of the U.S./North Vietnam conflict. This compelling story shows how men determined to make their way to freedom found that their only choice was The Longest Way Home.
After the Hanoi Hilton, an Accounting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
When combat ceased across Vietnam, it signaled the start of a cold war over the Americans left behind. As family members agonized, nearly 2,500 POWs and MIAs had become human pieces in a diplomatic chess match that outlasted the war itself. Historic accounts, as they happened, are told by a former Vietnam Marine and CBS News correspondent who covered the complex issue for more than a decade.
Cardiff-by-the-Sea
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You set the price! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Obelisk Library. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Corporal Eugene Bell returns from Iraq where he was taken hostage for two weeks by Syrian terrorists, and finds home more confusing and dangerous than the war zone: the woman he had a one night stand with before shipping out, Erin, has a small baby girl that Eugene is convinced is his daughter; Erin is being stalked by a obsessive cop who will do anything to possess her.
Phantom Pilot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,530. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Lt. Lance Wilkins is the pilot of a thundering F-4 Phantom with dozens of missions over North Vietnam. The son of a Baptist pastor, Lance is bitter toward God because of the death of his twin sister. Everything changes when his Phantom is shot down during a routine bombing mission. Never had there been an escape from the infamous “Hanoi Hilton”, but Lance had to try…