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So Be It!
Price: Free! Words: 37,840. Language: British English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dodging attacks by Stuka dive-bombers, digging up unexploded bombs, dragging bodies from burning aircraft, running the gauntlet of the Portsmouth Blitz; Don Sutherland's true story of service in the wartime RAF brings to life the terror and tedium of the life of groundcrew in those desperate days.
Wisdom of the American Bandito : George S. Patton Quotes
Price: $1.87 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2018 by UB Tech. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Let's delve into the power packed words of ‘Old Blood-and-Guts’ who revolutionized the tank warfare strategies…
U.S. Air Force Academy Survival Course
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Short statement Civil Air Patrol’s “Annual Report to Congress” reported that: “In July, 63 male Cadets attended the Air Force Academy Survival Course at the Air Force Academy, Colorado. The course is the same course given to Air Force Academy cadets and includes training in water survival, living off the land, and developing life-sustaining techniques in mountainous country.”
No Diplomacy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
No Diplomacy is the antithesis to a superhero story. It’s one you can’t unread. Written by a former Canadian infantry soldier, the direct language used in this first person narrative subjects the reader to an uncomfortably vulnerable account of events which took place during the summer of 2010 near Panjwayi District, Afghanistan.
Mi voluntad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: Spanish. Published: July 10, 2018 by Libros Nicaragua. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Esta es la historia de un joven que narra sus vivencias en el servicio militar en la Nicaragua de 1989, al final de una década de guerra civil.
Fridge Truck
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Africa
A coffee break book. Early in the South African Border war, I am stationed near the Angola border as a military transport driver. This is the story of one memorable exciting incident that took place there.
Gunner
Series: DLE Military History. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
The true story of a Royal Artillery sergeant through the Battle of Britain and from Normandy to Germany in World War Two.
Vice-Admiral Edouard Suenson
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: Danish. Published: January 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Kort biografi om den danske søhelt Edouard Suenson (1805-1887), der bl.a. ledte dampskibet Hekla under krigen i 1848-1850 og den danske Nordsø-Eskadre under slaget ved Helgoland den 9. maj 1864. Skrevet af premierløjtnant Otto Lütken. Udgivet første gang i 1880. Illustreret 2018.
Adrift in the Panama Canal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is the true story of survival. Two guys with one oar and two holes in the bottom of a flat bottom john-boat. When it looked like all hope was lost..........
Captain Richard Dannells An Autobiography 95th Infantry Division
You set the price! Words: 61,400. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Mechanical
This is an autobiography of a truck farmer's son who went from not quite rags to not quite riches. He was told he would never amount to anything after his father died at the age of 15. He went from a one-room schoolhouse in the early 1900s to college in the 1920s. Through much struggle and hardship, he graduated from Purdue University with a bachelors degree in mechanical engineering in 1929.
Discarded No Longer Required
Price: Free! Words: 34,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
The MoD is supposed to care for our veterans. A young seriously wounded soldier was refused treatment at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham because he was not English! Some very seriously wounded young veterans are being placed in old people’s homes. Serving wounded personnel are also being let down so have to resort to legal action against the MoD and NHS to receive better care.
CIA War Bride
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Family history
(5.00 from 1 review)
CIA War Bride is a biography of the life of Velma and Werner Weiss, a CIA family. They meet during World War II when he and Velma are working for the CIA in England. Their work takes them to Japan where Werner managed the U-2 surveillance plane detachment deployed from Area 51. The author worked with Werner Weiss at Area 51 and was a close friend of Velma Weiss until her death
My First Twenty-Five Years - From Hitler to Halifax
Price: Free! Words: 13,720. Language: British English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is a true account of a boy's struggle to support his broken family and the same man's quest to live life. A failed attempt to join the war as an under-ager, Art joined the Allied Merchant Navy. This is the remarkable story of his first twenty-five years of life. Thanks to him and many others like him, I have the freedom and means to publish his story on Smashwords at my own free will. Heroes.
A Good Man And A Brave Man
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 30,670. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Cecil Packer was a farm labourer, a factory worker, a shepherd and a devoted family man from Wiltshire who like so many others was sent to France to fight for his country in the First World War, and never returned. Alan Gaunt, set about researching Cecil's humble life and finally established the tragic circumstances of his death at the age of 31.
Revelry and Redemption: The Real Story of the Death of Charles Lennox, Fourth Duke of Richmond
You set the price! Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Charles Lennox is dying in the barn of the Chapman farm, of rabies contracted from the bite of an infected fox 60 days before. His stamina, for one who has never shown much ambition before, is astounding. He wavers in and out of consciousness & froths at the mouth. The man in charge of Canada is dying of rabies.
The Blind History Lady Presents; Blinded WWII Vets, Meet Monroe Fox
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,070. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Monroe Fox lost his eyesight when his ship was hit the night before D-Day. His life was changed forever. Learn how Monroe dealt with his rehabilitation, his transition back to civilian life and the building of his future in Chama, New Mexico.
Открытие Германии
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: Russian. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Первые послевоенные годы в Германии в воспоминаниях военного журналиста полковника Николая Бубнова были преисполнены надежд на добрые отношения с немцами и злой иронии в адрес как "капитализма" в целом, так и западных политиков того времени. Записки его внука, политика и ученого Андрея Савельева отражают "открытие Германии" после долгих десятилетий существования "железного занавеса".
Operation Cure Boredom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,740. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Operation Cure Boredom is a coming of age story in camouflage. It's one young man's journey to meet girls and find adventure in the unlikeliest of places.
The Bravest Guy: A True Story of Overcoming Seemingly Impossible Odds
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 61,630. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
As a U.S. Army infantryman in World War II, Don Wedewer was twice wounded in four days. Both times he was left for dead. Now he was a double amputee and blind with seemingly no hope for the future. Through extraordinary determination and persistence, this highly decorated combat veteran overcame seemingly impossible odds to become a state and national leader in helping those with vision loss.
Combat Zone Tourist: My 13 Months of Emails from the Sandbox
Price: Free! Words: 221,930. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Follow the story of an Army Reservist called up in 2004 who served 13 months in Iraq. While there, he begins to write weekly emails to his family and friends back at his civilian job in the United States. He spends 5 months in crazy world of the Baghdad Green Zone - the "world's largest gated community" then 8 months at the Corps headquarters running the war.

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