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World War II Through My Father's Eyes: Photo Album of Donald Krasno, USAAF 4th Photo Technical Squadron, Italy 1944-1945
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Donald Krasno (1921–2005) served in World War II in the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) Fifteenth Air Force, 5th Photo Group Reconnaissance, 4th Photo Technical Squadron, as a Photo Laboratory Technician in Italy from 1944–1945. While in Italy, he took hundreds of photos and collected even more. This book features 175 photos selected from his album.
U.S. Army C-46 Transport Plane Crash China-Burma Border Region August 1943
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
The August 1943 crash of a C46 transport plane near a mountain in the jungles of Burma made headlines worldwide. Reporter Eric Sevareid worked tirelessly to ensure that the accident reached United Press headquarters in New York .He commended the medics and others who saved him and his companions. He wrote later that they deserved citations for their bravery and selflessness. 20 persons survived.
Delta Force: Zulu Three
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2018 by Digital Dreams Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
ISIS or Islamic State are a formidable foe - one where the U.S. Special Forces have fought some of their bloodiest battles since Vietnam on the streets of Ramadi and Fallujah. Even losing a Delta operator during a daring raid to free 70 Iraqi hostages in October 2015. In May 2015, a joint operation between the SAS and Delta Force was undertaken to take out Abu Sayyaf a top ISIS financier.
Vore Krydsere
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 31,840. Language: Danish. Published: March 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Denne velillustrerede bog beskriver panserskonnerterne ABSALON og ESBERN SNARE, orlogsskonnerterne FYLLA og DIANA, ST. THOMAS og INGOLF, krydserfregatten FYEN, krydserkorvetten VALKYRIEN samt de tre krydsere HEKLA, GEJSER og HEIMDAL. Bogen beskriver både skibenes tilblivelse, deres design, våben og maskineri samt ikke mindst deres omfattende karrierer i flådens tal.
Combat Engineering Equipment of the Warsaw Pact
Series: Weapons and Equipment of the Warsaw Pact. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: British English. Published: March 23, 2018 by Shilka Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The work of the Warsaw Pact's combat engineers would have been impossible without the specialist engineering equipment they used. Rugged, simplistic compared to their Western equivalents, these items would play a crucial part in both peacetime military exercises and combat operations in Afghanistan.
Tanks and Combat Vehicles of the Warsaw Pact
Series: Weapons and Equipment of the Warsaw Pact. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: British English. Published: March 23, 2018 by Shilka Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The Warsaw Pact was as innovative as it was prepared, and these deadly war machines had the potential to change the course of world history forever. Find out more about these combat vehicles from how they worked to what they would have been capable of if they had been used in military action against NATO.
Isaac Camacho: An American Hero
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,420. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2018 by Permuted. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
In this exciting first-person recounting, Camacho fights with grit and courage to overcome his impossible circumstances as a POW in the Vietnam War.
Royal Marines Historical Time Line
Price: Free! Words: 183,110. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book is a 1st Edition, based on the 'Royal-Marines.net' website. Hoping that further editions will follow yearly. The aim is to try and recall every single day of the Royal Marines 354 year history. It's an ongoing project, that will probably take several years to complete. I'm hoping that this first Edition will attract others to join in and send information that I can use.
A Tale of Two Nations: Canada, U.S. and WWI (part two)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
In Part Two, spring of 1915 is consumed with two traumatic events. The Canadian Expeditionary Force passes its trial by fire, entering battle for the first time and winning glory while becoming victims of a chlorine gas attack. A month later, the United States is shocked that German submarine warfare has killed civilians.
United States Army Special Forces in Thailand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a brief history of U. S. Army Special Forces operating in the Kingdom of Thailand during the Vietnam War.
Mexican American War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Mexican American War was a two year long war that lasted from 1846 to 1848. It was fought between Mexico and America. The main reason for the war was the then American President James K. Polk who wanted to spread the boundaries of America.
Memoria sobre la vida del general Simón Bolívar (II)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 133,040. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Military
Segunda parte de la extraordinaria biografía del general Simón Bolívar escrita por uno de sus mas cercanos oficailes durante la guerra de independencia contra España y la primera época de la república en la Gran Colombia, Perú y Bolivia.
Ståbi for Søofficerer
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: Danish. Published: February 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Ståbi for Søofficerer fortæller om livet som søofficer i den danske flåde.
2018 Commerce Department Report on the Effect of Imports of Steel on the National Security - Analysis of Options for Proposed Global Quota or Tariff to Protect the American Steel Industry
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 73,360. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / manufacturing
This unique book presents the official report on the U.S. Department of Commerce’s investigations into the impact on our national security from imports of steel mill products. This investigation was carried out under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, as amended.
Striking Eight Bells: A Vietnam Memoir
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,280. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
George Trowbridge recounts his journey from the Midwest to a warship in the Gulf of Tonkin during the closing months of the Vietnam War. George shares the details of the living conditions on board a naval destroyer during this era, what it was like going through basic training, and the strike attacks his ship made on enemy coastal defenses, as well as coming home at the close of the war.
2018 American Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) and National Defense Strategy - New Trump Administration Policies on Nuclear Weapons, Threat from Russia, China, North Korea, and Iran, Triad Modernization
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,850. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book presents the official 2018 Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) and National Defense Strategy as released by the Pentagon and the Trump Administration.
Afhandling over den historiske modelsamling paa Holmen
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 33,680. Language: Danish. Published: February 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Preben Holcks omfattende afhandling om Den Historiske Modelsamling, som i dag udgør kernen i Orlogsmuseets samling.
The 2nd Durham (Seaham) Artillery Volunteers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
The 2nd Durham (Seaham) Artillery Volunteers were raised in 1860 at Seaham Harbour. More than 7,000 men from the colliery districts of Seaham, Silksworth, Rainton and Durham enrolled as members of the Corps. For three generations these men had a distinguished record amongst the Volunteer Artillery Brigades of Britain. This book is a record of the crack artillery Corps that history forgot..
Sketches of a Black Cat: Story of a night flying WWII pilot and artist
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Full Color. This coming-of-age story follows the exploits of a WWII Navy seaplane pilot who, flying in planes painted entirely black, became one of the first to fly night missions. From boxes of journals, photos, and artwork we find a true story filled with colorful descriptions of exotic locations, sea rescues, and the humor that was intrinsic to a Navy squadron’s daily life in the South Pacific.
U. S. Army Engineers in Thailand 1962 - 1971
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book is a story of U. S. Army Engineers in Thailand (1962 - 1971) the amazing construction projects completed by members of the United States Army's 44th Engineer Battalion and the units assigned to Thailand during the Vietnam War.