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Space Pirates Book IV
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Series: The Ice Veil Tales, Volume One. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Space fever turns Crunch's crew into nasty Pirates and they try to steal his rocket ship.
Rockets, mice and men
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This is the story of how a small white mouse named Mickey became one of the earliest contributors to the US Space Program. It tells a largely untold story of how a group of young rocket enthusiasts in South Africa were at the cutting edge of rocket research and how they successfully fired over 500 liquid and solid fuel rockets, one of which reached the zone of lower earth orbit.
The Star Cats
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010 by Naked Reader Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When the U. S. space program is scrapped, more than just those who worked for NASA and the aerospace industry are affected.
Leaving the Planet by Space Elevator
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
The seminal work on the Space Elevator by the controller of the project from the 1990's, together with a Foreword by the late Sir Arthur C Clarke, this explains the Space Elevator concept, how it works, when it will be deployed, and all the detail that goes with it.
Veezee: The Invasion
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Price: Free! Words: 99,600. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Veezee: The Invasion is the story of the first arrival of Extra-Terrestrials to Earth, the havoc they cause humans, and the victory of the valiant group of humans who finally evict alien intruders from Earth.
Bad Science
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,730. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
2011 Silver Award Winner for Humor in the Independent Publishers Awards! "Bad Science" takes a humorous look at bloodletting, alchemy, quack devices, the worship of meteorites, faked data, and secret testing on people. The history of science has been fraught with persecution, fraud,and ignorance on a massive scale, but that doesn't mean we can't laugh about it!
21st Century Essential Guide to the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) - Historic Scientific Accomplishments and Pioneering Science from Astronomy and Space to Robotics and Computer Science
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
This ebook presents a compilation of authoritative documents providing an excellent, up-to-date overview of the research work of one of America's top research organizations, the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL). NRL has been involved in many historic scientific achievements, including gamma-ray radiography, radar, radio propagation, nuclear subs, spacecraft, and much more.
Charlie 12 Victor
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Price: Free! Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Captain Poole and his passenger are shot down in non-secured insurgent country. They both know, if they are found, it will likely mean an end to their lives. Attempts to launch a rescue are being planned, however all mission capable units are obligated to other critical missions. An Aide to the Secretary is able to contact the Sierra Warriors team. Will they make the rescue on time?
Ice Dragon
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Series: Ice Dragon, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Only the brave and the lucky can survive the walking dead, the frozen winter and the perilous ice dragon. When seventeen-year-old Jazella of Gruenheld faces a forced marriage to the ancient Venerable Heed, she makes the decision to risk everything in hopes of obtaining the treasure that will buy her freedom. Faced with the dead and the dragon, will her luck hold?
Jupiter IV
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 71,740. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Second of the Alien Artifact books, this novel is set in the 2070's, on the same past and future time track as The Man Who Conquered Mars and Titus Andronicus Scott. This story transports the reader billions of miles across the Solar System, from Earth, to Mars, to Callisto and to Luna.