Books tagged: wwii air combat

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Destiny In The Pacific
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 114,680. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Set in the first desperate year of the Pacific War, "Destiny in the Pacific" tells the story of Bryan Michaels, a disgraced Naval Aviator. A promising career in shambles, his time in the Navy drawing to a close, Bryan is given a second chance following the attack on Pearl Harbor. Jump into the cockpit for the air battles of Coral Sea and Midway and much, much more. "Destiny" puts you there.
Kittyhawk Pilot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,500. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011 and represented by Ebook Launch. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is the true story of “Stocky” Edwards, Canada’s top living fighter pilot. The story begins in Battleford, Saskatchewan where Stocky grew up. During his childhood, shooting partridge, and working hard, Stocky learned the lessons that would serve him well during the Desert War. This is the incredible story of a young Canadian who goes to war and becomes a superior pilot and leader of men.
Vampires of the Sky
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
It is the summer of 1940. William is a fighter pilot with the Royal Air Force. Sofia is a girl meets in a pub shortly before he is to go back off to war. The time they have together is necessarily brief, but perhaps their love is the flame that will see them through the darkness to come. This is a short story.
Madman Blues
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Madman Blues. What do you do when you have nothing left to live for, and nothing left to lose? A collection of three short stories, including the 2006 Year's Best Science Fiction honorable mention, "The Sum Of Things." Fast-paced adventure in the past, the present, and a place not quite in the future. "'The Sum of Things' is pure entertainment".- Douglas Hoffman, TANGENT
Broken Heart
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
While a confirmed bachelor tells the story on how his true love broke his heart during World War II, he finally learns the truth as to why she married another man.
Belly Gunner: Remembering My Han
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this short story, the life of a World War Two ball turret gunner changes in 1997 when his grandson sends him a review of Star Wars on that movie's 20th anniversary release.
Blue Angels
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,750. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by BWM Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
What really happened to Bomber Command navigator Brian Maxwell during the Second World War? Why is his widow so mysteriously silent on the subject of her late husband? To answer these questions, "Blue Angels" flashes back to the murderous kaleidoscopic days of the aerial battle over Europe. Deeper, at the core of the mystery lies the tale of a longer war between a man and a woman.
A Long Road Home
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,140. Language: British English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
1940. Major Peter Hoffa, Luftwaffe ace is shot down a few weeks before the Battle of Britain. He crash-lands his Messerschmitt 109 Emil in a Sussex field. On the run in the land of his enemy, he has one distinct advantage. He speaks perfect English. This is his story and his bid to escape, and return to Nazi Germany to carry on the fight.
Hell In The Heavens
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,280. Language: American English. Published: May 27, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Experience World War II bombing runs in the European Theater through the firsthand real-life account of bomber pilot David Tavel. With additional material contributed by Morton Tavel, MD, this authentic pilot’s eye view of the Great War takes you from pilot training in the U.S. to an air base in Italy, where bombers and fighters team up to take out strategic enemy targets and defeat the Axis.
Noel Knight - Warrumbungle Warrior in Bomber Command
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,870. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Noel Knight was a grazier from the Warrumbungles, near Coonabarabran NSW Australia. He was 31 when he began his tour with RAF Bomber Command during the hieight of the bombing offensive on Germany in 1943. Noel, a navigator in Lancaster bombers, survived his tour, winning the Distinguished Flying Cross, and returned to his pastoral pursuits. Many others were not so lucky.