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An Erk's Progress
Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A collection of 1940s wartime reminiscences written by an 'erk' (an RAF officer of the lowest rank).
The United States Air Force (USAF) in Southeast Asia: Development and Employment of Fixed-Wing Gunships 1962-1972 - AC-47, AC-130, AC-119, Commando Hunt, Chase Aircraft
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 222,960. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication traces the gunship's history from initial conception in the early 1960s through deployment and operations to the end of American combat involvement in early 1973.
The Enlisted Experience: A Conversation with the Chief Master Sergeants of the Air Force - Vivid Account of Military Life from the 1940s to the 1970s, NCOs, World War II, Korea, SAC, Vietnam, Women
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 164,130. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication provides offers a vivid, candid, and highly personal account of military life by four of the first five Chief Master Sergeants of the Air Force.
The First 109 Minutes: 9/11 Attacks and the U.S. Air Force (USAF) - NORAD, The Four Terror Flights, Air Defense Response, Post-Attack, plus Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office Review Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,760. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication provides a comprehensive and authoritative review of the 9/11 attacks and the response of the U.S. Air Force.
A Fit, Fighting Force: The Air Force Nursing Services Chronology - Highlights and Turning Points, From World War II and Its Aftermath to the New Century
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,370. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication provides a comprehensive chronology of Air Force Nursing services.
The Flying Tigers: Chennault's American Volunteer Group in China - AVG Success Against Japan, Captain from Louisiana, World War II Era, CAMCO, Curtiss P-40, Hap Arnold, Panda Bears, Boyington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,750. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication provides a great history of the Flying Tigers.
Foundation of the Force: Air Force Enlisted Personnel Policy 1907-1956 - World War I and II, Doolittle Board, Advertising, Teaching Youth, Recruiting, Military Careers, Training, Specialization
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 202,410. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication traces how the service built its enlisted cadre in the key, early years of the service when the Air Force was itself a new and unsettled organization.
Atomic Bomb Saved Japan
Series: Japan, 5. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 16,290. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Author create a new political writings form: a political affair written as a dialogue between a scholar and God, narrates Japanese army to use chemistry and biological weapon during at large-scale WWII, which caused Allies’ retaliation, demonstrates the atomic bomb saved Japan, but it caused nuclear arms and Cold War.
No disparen. Heroicos hechos de los mas temerarios corresponsales de guerra.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,170. Language: Spanish. Published: July 8, 2015 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
El autor pasa aquí revista a nombres que sacudieron la conciencia pública mundial y aún siguen impactando, sin evadir la polémica sobre ética profesional y los límites de la objetividad informativa, analizando el rol de los medios actuales como voceros de una política de Estado.
A Century of Air Power Leadership: Past, Present, and Future - Billy Mitchell, Mason Patrick, Douglas World Cruisers, World War II, Carl Spaatz, Tuskegee Airmen, General Bernard Schriever, Gulf War
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 200,670. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication documents a symposium by the George Bush School of Government and Public Service and the Air Force History and Museums Program, which explored aspects of military leadership over the past 100 years.
Phoenix of the Seas
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 94,420. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Here is the saga of the Ernestina-Morrissey, official State Ship of Massachusetts. It recounts her remarkable history from Gloucester fishing schooner on the Grand Banks, to expedition vessel to the Arctic under famed navigator Captain Bob Bartlett, to packet ship linking Cape Verdean-Americans with their home island, and finally to seagoing educational vessel.
Constitutional Sound Bites, Volume One
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » American
It seems like daily issues about the US Constitution are in the news. It remains as relevant as when it was adopted. Constitutional Sound Bites gives the reader information about the Constitution in a 21st Century way, to better understand our liberties, our freedoms and to judge the performance of our leaders. This book is great for citizens, parents, students and teachers.
Fiddling with Friends in the 1920s: A Chautauqua Trouper’s Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Before the Internet, TV or even the mass popularity of radio, performers boarded trains and Model T’s to tour North America, entertaining live audiences on the Chautauqua circuit. Author Ken Weyand captures the life of his mother who, as a young woman, left her small town behind for a great adventure and a chance to get a first-hand look at a changing America in the early 20th Century.
2/64 The Month that Launched the Sixties
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,710. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
2/64 The Month that Launched the Sixties focuses on one month in the most influential decade of the Twentieth Century and embellishes on the life-changing events of those 29 days, including passage of Civil Rights, forward steps from a new President, the Beatles' arrival in America, the stunning boxing upset of Sonny Liston by brash Cassius Clay, and the heating up of militant activity in Vietnam.
Bellum Alexandrinum - Caesars Buch in Alexandria
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: German. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Caesars Bellum Alexandrinum - Verfasst vom unbekannten Autoren in deutscher Sprache
Toronto Maple Leafs 1959-1960
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Toronto Maple Leafs ousted the Red Wings in 1959-1960. The Detroit club with talented forwards like Gordie Howe and Alex Delvecchio was a Leafs' nemesis throughout much of the '50s after Toronto won the Stanley Cup in 1951. My ebook was researched from news clippings and Associated Press files. Readers will appreciate the history of hockey with descriptions of players and games from long ago.
Istoriografia Spiritismului
Price: $7.90 USD. Words: 17,650. Language: Romanian. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historiography
A historical perspective on the emergence of the spiritist phenomenon in 19th centurt. An analysis of spiritist literature. Spiritism analysed from a social, psychological and historical point of view. Most important mediums and spiritist works that had massively contributed to the spread of spiritism. Impact of spiritism on European values and trends.
ThisisReno 2015 Anthology
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,110. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Conrad Communications LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays
ThisisReno is Northern Nevada’s only community driven, online news website. The ThisisReno 2015 Anthology compiles some of the site’s best stories, essays, reviews and art from the website in the site’s first ever printed publication.
Galway General Omnibus Company Limited
Price: Free! Words: 15,170. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation, Nonfiction » History » European
The Story of The Galway General Omnibus Company of County Galway in Ireland
War Stories: Tiananmen Square 1989
Series: Confessions of a Network News Producer. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
A memoir of covering the June 4th 1989 demonstrations in Tiananmen Square and the question of whether any students were killed.