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The Tide is Turning
By Michael C. Madden
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Winner of the 2007, DVA short story competition. A true and touching story about Michael C. Madden and his Father, John Madden.
Worth Fighting For: My Life as a World War II Spy
By Frank Weishaupt
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,990. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Excite-Lite Media. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
For over 60 years, Frank Weishaupt kept a secret from his family and friends. Then at a class reunion in 2009, he was asked a simple question - “What did you do during World War II?” Frank replied, “I was a spy.” Take a trip back in time with a young man thrust into responsibility and maturity by loyalty to his country in a time of war.
A Reluctant Soldier
By William McEwan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In Britain from 1947 (after WW2) and through until 1960 there was what was called National Service. Young men on turning eighteen were “Called Up” to do their 2 years compulsory military service. This is a true story of a young Scotsman's memories of his two years National Service during the early post war years
The Arab Sword
By Edward Pangloss
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,820. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This novel is a work of fiction inspired by a true story. It is about a ten-year old boy called Abdul, later renamed Mike, who is orphaned following the brutal murder of his family by American soldiers in Basra, Iraq during the first Gulf War. During the liberation of Kuwait from Iraq, Saddam Hussein’s army is defeated within days by the superior international military forces led by ...
Soldierly Wisdom and Wits
By Mathew Olikara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A book compiled of 14 episodes based on real life happenings written by the author much after retirement from the armed forces.
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. Category: 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.
Navy Diversion
By Vince Stead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: Spanish. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Disfruta de ti mismo, como paso en los zapatos de un marinero Marina, que viaja por todo el mundo, en un destructor, un portaaviones, y una oferta del submarino, y las visitas de 16 países! Podrás viajar por barco de la Armada, y ver algunos países muy interesantes, con tiendas, bares, y las historias de la famosa Red distrito de la Luz, y las mujeres en todas partes! Ver lo que se siente al esta
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. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military 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.
The Interviews
By Edwin W. Biederman, Jr.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,150. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This continues the story begun in Polar 44 Ring 5. The end off his time in the Air Force brings him to graduate school at a state university where he meets his future wife, Gail. Shortly after receiving his Ph.D., he marries Gail, and they head to the southwest where Ken begins his job doing exploration research for an oil company. As the years pass, Ken and Gail build a new home and family.
Death and Immortality at the Little BigHorn: Vol II, The Stand on Reno Hill
By James R Ashley
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,320. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Reno Hill and was occupied by 7 companies of the 7th Cavalry under Major Marcus Reno. Custer had counted on his support to reinforce his offensive against the Indian village but because of Reno’s refused to advance “to the sound of the guns” until it was too late, the 200 men under Custer’s command were forced to fight a battle they could not win.
Death and Immortality at the Little BigHorn: Vol I, Custer's Last Stand
By James R Ashley
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 25,320. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Custer was sent out to subdue the Indians and when they gathered in overwhelming numbers to fight back, he and the troops under his direct command were wiped out. It is a riveting story of how a doomed command met its end on a hot sunny day in Montana on June 25, 1876. And when that inevitable end came, it was fought by frightened men shaking with fear at the awful death that awaited them.
Battlefield Colloquialisms of World War I (1914-1918)
By David Tuffley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Battlefield slang is a colourful glimpse at the lives of British soldiers in 'The Great War'. Despite the horrors of daily life, they injected sardonic humour into everything. This book records for posterity the language of the trenches before it disappears altogether. Includes first hand account of Albert Money of the King’s Royal Rifles Corps who was wounded in action at Aubers Ridge in May 1915
Twice a Hero
By Phil Tomkins
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 64,640. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
The true story of heroism, hardship and horror in the blood and mud seen through the eyes of a teenage volunteer and his comrades in the forgotten conflicts of Salonika and Palestine, during the Great War, fighting for the freedom of small nations and in particular, Home Rule for Ireland. Then in the Irish War of Independence, which helped establish a nation
Unsung Heroes of the Tar Heel State, Volume 1
By J. Jackson Owensby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,770. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Personal stories of men and women of North Carolina who served with distinction in the Armed Forces of the United States of America.
199th Light Infantry Brigade Redcatcher MP
By Mickey Bright
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,810. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mickey put his heart and soul into his book about his three tours in the Vietnam War. He brings to life the men he served with and treasured as friends as well as the Vietnamese people he grew to know and respect. He describes everything he saw and felt about the country in vivid detail. That includes the horrors of war as well as the men's feverish efforts to block their worries and fears.
Home for our Heroes
By Tony Yarwood
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 41,330. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Home for our heroes tells of the harrowing journey from the battlefield to a place of peace and tranquillity. The battlefield in question is Darwin Hill and Goose Green and touches on those brave men who carried their comrades from the field of battle and eventually immortality in our countries National Memorial. A truly honest and incomprehensible account of conventional warfare at its worst.
Regrets - Maybe Just A Few
By Murray Raynes
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 122,260. Language: Australian English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
After a normal adolescence; equally adept in the classroom and on the sporting fields, Murray moved out into the world with a feeling that whatever needed to be done, he could do it or at the very least he’d give it a try.
Alexander the Great: The Macedonian Who Conquered the World
By Sean Patrick
Price: Free! Words: 16,020. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Oculus Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
If you want to learn about one of history’s greatest military commanders and uncover some of his secrets of drive—drive that enabled him and his small army to first subdue all of Greece and then the mighty Persian Empire—then you want to read this book.
Beirut: They Came In Peace
By Donald Hammons
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A U.S. Navy sailor's memoir on the bombing of the U.S. Marine Barracks compound on October 23rd, 1983 in Beirut, Lebanon.
Gewetenlose Strate - Lewe in die Apartheid Polisie
By Jacobus Kotze
Price: Free! Words: 200,520. Language: Afrikaans. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
Hierdie boek is nie jou gewone "troepie" boek nie maar 'n seldsame blik op die lewe in die Suid Afrikaanse Polisie Mag in die vyf jaar voor Mnr. Nelson Mandela vrygelaat is in Suid-Afrika. Die SAP was toe een van die mees gevreesde polisie magte in die wêreld en met rede ook. Gewetenlose Strate is outobiografies en gebaseer op feite. Dit is nie fiksie nie.