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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.
Vice-Admiral Edouard Suenson
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,220. 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.
Advance and be Recognised: The Autobiography of A. W. Stapleton 1896 - 1978
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Advance and Be Recognised: The Autobiography of A. W. Stapleton 1896 –1978 is an absorbing life story. Arthur was a young man from working class roots, who was thrown into the horrors of war. He was a machine gunner in WW1 and an Air Raid Warden in WW2. Arthur Stapleton founded Advance Electronics before retiring a wealthy man.
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..........
Biografías Militares: O, historia militar del país en medio siglo (1874)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 197,900. Language: Spanish. Published: December 27, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Biografías de algunos próceres de la guerra de la independencia deNueva Granada contra España, quienes con sus armas y su talento construyeron la república de Colombia, escrito en 1874 pero de total actualidad dada la objetividad y profundidad investigativa de su autor el historiador José María Baraya. Libro de obligada lectura para amantes de la historia colombiana y latinoamericana.
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, and 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.
From the Prairie to the Pentagon: The Inspiring Story of the Airman Who Achieved the Highest Position Ever Held by an Enlisted Woman in U.S. Military History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,270. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Denise Jelinski-Hall was plucked out of a small town in Minnesota by a member of the National Guard. Over the next three decades, Denise rose through the ranks, ultimately serving as the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chief of the National Guard Bureau, a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. She achieved the highest position ever held by an enlisted woman in the history of the U.S. military.
Once Upon a Wartime III
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,100. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017 by Barny Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
These memories were collected in the 1980s when Molly Burkett interviewed men who had been involved in the Second World War and decided their stories should be preserved for future generations to hear exactly as it was in the war and what they went through.
Passant: A Journey to Elsewhere
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,070. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Passant offers an account of a doubly divided family, involving its New Zealand and wealthy, distant British branches during the 1930s and 1940s. It covers the early years of its chief protagonist who relates the experience of growing up against the background of the Great Depression and the Second World War
Chris Kyle Biography: The Deadliest American Sniper in the US History
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...
Betrayed
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,930. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In 1944, Staff Sergeant Frederic C. Martini’s bomber was shot down over France. He was captured by the Gestapo and, along with 167 other Allied airmen, sent to Buchenwald concentration camp to await execution. He survived—but just barely. When he returned home, the US government, the Army, and the VA denied his accounts to protect Nazi specialists brought to the US with fabricated histories.
Voicing the Eagle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,920. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The true experiences of a young Muslim translator working with the United States Military Forces during the Iraq war.
Discarded No Longer Required
Price: Free! Words: 34,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
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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.
The Last Salute
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
All fighter pilots serving in any Air Force in the world MUST READ the chapters entitled "Dangling in the Air" and "Flights to Heaven". Lessons learned from opportune decisions taken by the pilots in these stories might one day help save your life.
The Indestructible Man: the True Story of World War II Hero "Captain Dixie"
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,850. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Dixie Kiefer was a true World War II hero, a sailor's skipper. But his valor when his big aircraft carrier was hit by Japanese kamikaze planes was unsurpassed, earning him the nickname "the indestructible man." He was an inspiration to his crew but also to a nation at war. But no one could have foreseen the end to "Captain Dixie's" amazing true story of bravery and leadership,
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
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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
A World War I Soldier and His Camera, Army 19th Engineers Seen Through Pvt. Emil Rezek's Camera And His Duty With The 14-Inch Naval Railway Gun
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 14,840. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A story of an American soldier in World War I that served in both the Navy and Army. Pvt. Emil Rezek was an avid photographer with his Kodak camera, which along with his diary and photo comments thoroughly enriches the story.
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.
SAS Operation Redfish One.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Military Transcript of a Special Air Service Operation to extract hostage from IRA Safe House - March 1984
Sgt. Reckless
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Sgt. Reckless America’s Favorite War Horse By World Watch Media Bought by the members of the United States Marine Corps in October 1952 when she was three or four years old from a young Korean stable boy named Kim Huk Moon, Sergeant Reckless was a chestnut colored horse with three white stockings and blaze. Ah Chim Hai was the horse’s original name which means “Flame of the Morning”...