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Im No Hero by Charlie Plumb
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
I’m No Hero is an autobiography of Captain Charlie Plumb’s life; it is the story of the Vietnam POW’s who faced an isolated world of degradation, loneliness, tedium, hunger and pain; most significantly, it is a story of hope, for it deals directly with how the techniques used by the POW’s just to survive are the same techniques you and I apply in daily life.
Guardian: Life in the Crosshairs of the CIA's War on Terror by Thomas Pecora, Jon Land, & Lindsay Preston
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,900. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A CIA security officer recounts a twenty-four-year career protecting America’s intelligence personnel and senior USG Officials against a backdrop of the War on Terror.
Warren! The Bond of Brotherhood by Colin Macdonald
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
General Sir Charles Warren's incredible adventures and struggles, which he undertook in true Masonic spirit, and how he managed to change the world as we know it, through the invisible Bond of Brotherhood... An example of Masonic leadership, to inspire Freemasons all over the world to look into the strengths of our organization and acknowledge the moral support received from our Brotherhood.
What A Life: How the Vietnam War Affected One Marine by Randy Kington
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,630. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Randy served on the front line with some of the first marine units in Vietnam in 1965-66. He describes his transformation from boy to man, the training that allowed him to survive nine months of some of the fiercest fighting. Horrifically wounded in battle, he recounts grueling months of hospitalization and rehab, and the people who made a difference in his life.
The Falklands War: From Defeat to Victory by John Alden
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,830. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018 by Prominent Books, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
The tales of war are best told by those who have fought in the battles, endured the elements, suffered through pain, and nurtured camaraderie with their brothers in peril. THE FALKLANDS WAR: From Defeat to Victory is an amazing story told by one of the Royal Marines who was there. See things at ground zero from under the helmet of John Alden as he describes this historic event.
The Guide to Joining the French Foreign Legion by Matt Dudman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The guide to Joining the French Foreign Legion - The step by step guide that will help you in deciding whether or not you are ready to join the Legion. This book will give you all the information you need to know on how the process of recruitment, basic training and what to expect when you enter the FFL.
Striking Eight Bells: A Vietnam Memoir by George Trowbridge
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.
In the Cockpit with Bob Hoover by Di Freeze
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In the Cockpit with Bob Hoover is the second volume in a series of short biographies regarding notable pilots. After spending 15 months as a POW in WWII, Hoover served as Yeager's backup pilot on the X-1 project. He later became a test pilot and a legendary aerobatic pilot who flew popular demonstrations in aircraft including a Shrike Commander and P-51.
Chris Kyle Biography: The Deadliest American Sniper in the US History by Chris Dicker
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
What does it take to be a good father at home and a good sniper killer abroad? Was Chris Kyle an American hero or a stone cold killer? He was known as the most lethal American Sniper in the US Military History, because he have killed more than 150 people caused threat to the US soldiers in the Iraq war. There was a bounty reward from $20,000 to $80,000 for his head in Iraq, as every sniper...
The Saga of a Canadian Typhoon Fighter Pilot by Jack Henry Hilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Hawker Typhoon despite numerous technical flaws, was the finest ground support aircraft in Europe during World War II. From his enlistment in Toronto through the final flights over Germany, this is the memoir of Jack Hilton, an RCAF fighter pilot, who successfully flew this challenging aircraft.
Empty Open Hands A Survivor's Story by Wim Wetzel
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 107,710. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is a gut-wrenching story about a Dutch-Indonesian immigrant family that moved to the United States in 1956. The family patriarch was Willy JC Wetzel, a man of many faces and personalities. A man who raised his four children under strict rules of behavior and exceptionalism as a cruel master of his domain within the family home and a master of self-control in public.
Los generales alemanes hablan Revelaciones de la ambición geopolítica y militar de Adolfo Hitler by Lidell Hart
Series: Estrategia y Liderazgo · Segunda guerra mundial. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 170,650. Language: Spanish. Published: March 31, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Recopilación de valiosos testimonios de primera mano tomados y editados por el historiador y analista de asuntos estratégicos, el capitán británico Lidell Hart. Es uno de los documentos más importantes, escritos despúes de finalizada la Segunda Guerra Mundial, para comprender la ambición geopolítica y militar de Hitler relatada por sus mas cercanos colaboradores.
Kittyhawk Pilot by Michel Lavigne & James Edwards
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,490. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011 and represented by John Low. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity 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.
Hot and Cold - Memoirs Of A Rhodesian Sas Soldier by Brian Jackson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,140. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
From 1965 to 1980 Rhodesia was involved in a bitter struggle against communist-backed forces intent on overthrowing the country. “C” Squadron Rhodesia Special Air Service played a leading role in the conflict. Four-man SAS call signs operated far and wide in both Mozambique and Zambia taking on the enemy in his own backyard.
Wewak Mission by Lionel Veale
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 150,900. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Lionel Veale's story of the Wewak Mission provides readers with an authentic image of the hazardous missions that were factors in every Coastwatcher party assignment as they penetrated and worked behind enemy lines, seeking vital information which ultimately played an important part in the winning of the war.
Letters from Stalag VIIIB by Arthur Evans
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 26,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Jo Harrison - Author Assistant. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In March 2011 my father Arthur Charles Evans CBE, author of Sojourn in Silesia, reached the end of his long and successful life just short of his 95th birthday. Here in France I was left with copies of his letters written from Stalag VIIIb during his 5 years as a POW.
Under Fire: An American Story by Oliver North
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 170,160. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
In this candid book, Oliver North, the man who has been at the centre of the Iran-Contra controversy tells the story of his life. He reveals the inside story behind the headlines and stresses the importance of his family and his enduring faith, which have seen him through the toughest times.
Powder Keg by Oren Or Bittoun
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,250. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
It took 16 years of escaping his problems for Oren Or Bittoun, a former commander of the IDF's Border Police undercover counter-terrorism unit, to get a proper diagnosis of what he was suffering from. Bittoun was one of the first soldiers in the unit, taking part in dozens of classified operations in the West Bank during Israel’s First Intifada, a time when PTSD was yet to be recognized.
Master Spy: The Life of Robert P. Hanssen by Lawrence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,990. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
For fifteen years, government worker Robert Hanssen passed along to the Soviets over 6,000 pages of top secret and classified information, including information on the U.S. investigation of smuggling nuclear weapons to third world countries and the entire plan for the continuity of the U.S. government if suddenly attacked. This is the story behind the man who so heinously betrayed his country.
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