Books tagged: wwii

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Casey Hunter Project PHOENIX
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,040. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Casey Hunter races stuntplanes. So what does he know about time travel? When a secret government organisation uncovers a plot to change the outcome of the second World War they need the best pilot they can find. Casey gets a crash course on dogfighting and space-time physics before being sent back to save the world.
Bomber Overhead
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Price: Free! Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Three WWII British evacuees, separated from their parents struggle to survive in what, to them, is a strange culture.
Kodak Black & White A WWII Memoir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
An adult remembers back to his childhood and the stories his father told him of World War II. In particular, one of them details how his father helped save his plane, crew and passengers in an intense storm off of a Japanese held island in the South Pacific.
Gooney Birds A WWII/Viet Nam Memoir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A young man on a USO tour performing for soldiers wounded in Viet Nam, thinks back to his childhood and remembers a story his father told him about flying a DC-3 in the South Pacific during World War II.
To Sir, With Love
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Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by Crimson Melodies. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the era of Bettie Page and big-band music, rationing and war, every person has a story. This work of fiction shows the blossoming romance between two American soldiers in a time when every tomorrow is an uncertainty.
Tales and Tombs of Fantasy
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A collection of poetic verse unfolding unique tales of fantasy intertwined with themes based upon death, spirituality, religion, history, and legend.
More Than 36 Days
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,400. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
"More Than 36 Days" is the stories of 4 men who served as United States Marines during World War II in the battle for Iwo Jima island. It is NOT a typical war book as it focuses on the men, their backgrounds and how their war experiences defined them into the men they grew to become. They spent 36 days on the island but their stories are more than that!
So Brave...So Quiet...So Long!
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 88,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Pine Tree Arts / Pine Tree Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Uplifting in-depth interviews with 34 unforgettable men and women, from one small community in Northern California, who helped save our nation from WWII to the Cold War — and then went home. First published as a 5-year series in The Wildwood Independent, the stories became "the most talked-about, most popular series in the paper's 30-year history," says TWI publisher Mike Dobbins.
The Redtailed Devils
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,640. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
Historical fiction WWII, Tuskeegee Airmen Hauptman Otto Kruger, a German Ace, is assigned to a special fighter group tasked w/destroying U.S. bombers. He resorts to tethered bombs, and 8in. mortars. He is shot down by a young Lt. Vernon Ghest, from the 302nd fs in the 332nd fg. Vernon is captured by the Germans and manages to escape to fight again.
Paris in April
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by John McClure. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Canada's greatest military disaster gave rise to Canada's greatest love affair. A biracial romance during the second world war, centered around Canadian participation in the Battle of Dieppe , the largest military disaster in Canadian history, an Essex County white boy, Aiken Day, and one great looking black gal, Paris Chase.