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Churchill's Queen
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,410. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Fans of The Eagle has Landed and Foyle's War will enjoy this book. It's a sabotage thriller set in the early days of World War II. Two Abwehr agents are landed in Scotland by u-boat, their mission is to destroy a vital part of the British war machine. Although apparently foiled, did their plan ultimately succeed 32 years later in Hong Kong harbour?
Legacy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,650. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
What happens to a restoration mechanic when he stumbles upon an insidious secret left hidden within the shadows of an evolutionary nightmare? "Legacy," a fast-paced adventure novel is the tale of one man’s quest to realign the natural course of history. Events rooted in the final frantic days of World War II follow a carefully orchestrated plan that heralds in a new era for humanity.
The Rise and fall of Fokker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The book is a complete history of the renowned Dutch aircraft company from its inception by its founder Anthony Fokker prior to WW I until its demise in 1996. From the infamous Eindekker E.1 and other WW I combat planes for Germany the nter-war military and civil designs with US subsidaries it was world's largest aircraft company. Enforced WW II combat production. Post-war success to its demise
David vs.Goliath: 9/11 and Other Tragedies
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 167,920. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
David vs. Goliath: 9/11 and Other Tragedies, is a combination autobiography and the discovery of corruption in government by former federal agent Rodney Stich.
Dog Robber: Jim Colling Adventure Series Book I
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Price: Free! Words: 141,840. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
World War II has just ended, and in the chaos of Postwar Germany, Private Jim Colling finds that the occupation affords opportunities for significant financial gain to a resourceful American soldier with the ability to speak the local language. Elizabeth Hamilton, a beautiful American civilian, enlists his aid to rescue her relatives from Soviet-controlled Poland, Colling reluctantly agrees.
The Danger and The Enemy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,670. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Danger: Three men exposed to radiation in a nuclear accident are hospitalized in isolation because they are dangerous to others. Sick and delusional, two make a daring escape only to suffer slow degeneration in the every-day world. The Enemy: Belgian villagers are caught between lines in WWII. A boy comes of age in chaos, fear, and poignant irony.
The Escape of Edward St. Ives
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Publisher's Place. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The biggest undercover operation of the War against Germany is in the hands of a single pilot. He knew full well he would be captured and tortured for the information he had. Would he be able to risk his life to preserve a lie? This is a historical suspense novel based in part on a true story.
Isaac's Gun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,270. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
At the attorney’s office, Megan Holcomb is given a stack of journals and a locked briefcase - the case not to be opened until she has read the journals. In 1943, Ensign Martin Holcomb is in San Diego Naval hospital with both wounds and mental demons. He meets WAVE, Sherrill O’Toole, and falls in love with her and her family. When she finishes the journal does Megan understand about the case.
The Lucky Charm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Sailors in the South Pacific needed all the luck they could get. Alex Todd needed more. With four boats already shot out from beneath his feet, he collects every lucky charm he can find. But when one goes missing before a night patrol—and when the motor subsequently dies in Japanese waters—Alex Todd prepares himself for number five.
Combat Crew
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,060. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Combat Crew is one of the best memoirs about the air war over Europe ever written. John Comer kept a journal of the 25 missions he flew in 1943 when the casualty rate on his base was close to 80%. After each raid Comer gathered the crew together and pieced together the air battle from a 360-degree perspective. His book is handwritten history, recorded within hours after the battles occured.