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9 Lives of a Fighter Pilot: One pilot’s personal story as an American patriot
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,110. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Military
A pilot's life is never dull, especially when you're a jet fighter pilot in the Marines flying assault missions in Iraq during Saddam Hussein's reign and then when you work at the White House under President Clinton! Sometimes you have close calls with Death. Sometimes you get nine lives. You better live the ninth to its fullest! This is Colonel Greg Raths' life... a roadmap for success.
Captain Henry Evelyn Arthur Platt - Diaries and Letters of a First World War Officer in the 19th Hussars and 1st Coldstream Guards
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
Diary and letters of Captain Henry Evelyn Arthur Platt including his time at Eton, Sandhurst and in the First World War. He describes life in the Hussars and Coldstream Guards, how he was gassed in May 1915, and life in the trenches. He was killed near Ypres in May 1916. The book is illustrated with maps and photographs, and includes biographies of his wife, son, brother and parents.
Due anni al volante su piste di neve e fango
Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: Italian. Published: October 26, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
I sacrifici degli autieri in guerra in un volume che ha origine dal diario e dall’album fotografico del caporale Lino Sassaro del 188° Autoreparto pesante: immagini e note preziose, capaci di documentare non solo la vita militare dell’autore, ma anche paesaggi, città e popolazioni. Uno sguardo diverso sulla tragica campagna di Russia.
Warrior's Way & The Soldier's Soul
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,450. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The book covers in condensed format the wisdom gleaned from across 26 years and 3 wars. It was written not for academia, but for the common soldier. The book covers PTSD, TBI, WAR, guilt, and loss, as well as returning from war and learning to live again. It is a brief outline into the mind of a special operations soldier who mastered war and in so doing mastered himself.
The Philosophical Pilot "Three Fathers, Three Wives, Nine Lives
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,560. Language: American English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Join Vern Westfall on a thrilling adventure from his childhood days in small adobe house in a remote corner of an Arizona Desert to his adult years in the skies above Vietnam as an F-4 pilot. Traverse the globe with this multi-talented man as he teaches high school, instructs pilots, mentors gifted children, survives in jungles, and communes with Buddhist monks in the mountains of China.
Still Having Fun: A Portrait of the Military Marriage of Rex and Bettie George 1941-2007
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This remarkable biography of a military marriage which lasted from 1941 until 2007 includes everything from letters written in war zones to photographs that chronicle the lives and romance of Rex and Bettie George. Written by their daughter, Candace George Thompson, after their deaths, "Still Having Fun" is a moving testament to the character and resilience of American military families.
RED FACTION BRIGRADE: LAW MANUAL
You set the price! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This book studies Military Science and Laws of War using personal experience and case studies. The Case Studies are the Bosnia conflict, Operation Surge and Battle of Thermopylae. Robert Silva was a part of the Red Faction Brigade in the 1980s, United Nations Peacekeeper and child CIA operative. In the 1980s Capt Robbie Silva jr his father Robert L Silva Sr was the Director of the CIA.
El Guerrillero
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: Spanish. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
El Guerrillero es la revelación de una gran vida. El personaje es real. Está vivo. Trabaja en cualquier cosa. Tuvo la experiencia de ser entrenado en todas las técnicas de la lucha armana en la selva, el uso de todo tipo de armas, estrategias de ataque, ideología comunista y sobrevivencia. Actualmente se mueve y vive en el sur de los Estados Unidos. No tiene ninguna pretención de nada.
Survive Your Tour in Peace & War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,140. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This special report is an unofficial military guide crammed with valuable tips on how to adapt to military life, especially in combat zones. A must read for anyone thinking of enlisting in the military or who has recently joined up. DiGiovanni gives an enlightening view of the war in Iraq and on terrorism from an Iraq combat veteran’s viewpoint. Military history buffs will love this report.
A Soldier’s Tale: Albert Money at the Battle of Aubers Ridge, May, 1915
Series: Leadership, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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First-person account by British Army Private Albert Money of his experiences in one of the bloodiest and most futile battles of World War 1. Seriously wounded by machine gun fire he spent hours in No-man's land lying in a muddy ditch surrounded by the dead and dying, eventually crawling back to the British trenches. Casualties for the day, 10,000 men. Territory gained, not a single inch.
POW in Siberia
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » European
A true story about a German soldier who endured the extreme conditions of the Gulag system in Siberia after the Second World War. These are his recollections and memories, written shortly after his return home.
Ani­bal. El general cartagines que estremecio a Roma
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Aníbal Barca fue uno de los más grandes estrategas de la historia, en múltiples batallas dejó en claro sus dotes de general apasionado y racional a la vez. He aqui una semblanza de ese ilustre y altivo general, quien supo alcanzar las cumbres de la historia militar a partir de su consecuente oposición a Roma.
BOOTS: An Unvarnished Memoir of Vietnam
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012 by Writers AMuse Me. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A US Army combat Lieutenant shares his experiences from the Vietnam War
Desert Voices
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
America's strength has always been her people. Never has this strength been more evident than in time of war. From the Revolution on, the history of America at war has always been the history of ordinary men and women doing extraordinary things. But in the past, it has taken years, sometimes even decades, for those heroic men and women to be heard, for their individual stories to be told.
Medal Of Honor:From Antietam To Afghanistan
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 121,340. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A complete story of the history and intrigue of the valor and bravery of America's men and one glorious woman who were awarded the ultimate honor. It's the story of "The Great Locomotive Chase," and "Old 666". The Medals story is filled with intrigue and mystery. More fascinating than fiction and more awarding than receational reading. This is a must read for every American.
Master Spy: The Life of Robert P. Hanssen
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.
Parachute, Pray, or Laugh
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,230. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Exploits of the New Psychological Warfare Unit (Psy-Warriors) in the Korean War: Join the crew of Psy-Warriors in actual flights as they make military history as a Special Operations Wing of the US Air Force.
Ho Chi Minh, Johnsy and I
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Follow "Shorty" an Australian soldier, on his tour of duty in the war in Vietnam. No blood, gore or guts in this work - just a collection of simple,fascinating and quirky stories that could only come from one who was there. A soldier's experiences of the ridiculous events and situations in which he found himself. He survives to return to a hostile land and questions himself as to his involvement
Desert Storm: Dreadnought
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Joseph was a Big Red One M-1 Tanker, in the Gulf War. Their mission was to lead the attack on the Iraqi mine field while being attacked with chemical, and biological weapons. It was a suicide mission. “For all of the chest-pounding politicians and overheated pundits who are quick to recommend war, Desert Storm: Dreadnought should be required reading.”-BlueInk Review
America's Heroes:; Untold Stories of Honor, Courage and Sacrifice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,730. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
Combat wounded veterans from World War II, Korea, Bosnia, Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq tell their stories in their own words for the first time.