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To Save a City: The Berlin Airlift 1948-1949 - Germany in Defeat after World War II, Marshall Plan, Pretext for Soviet Action, Global Logistics, Operation Vittles, Blockade Ends as Airlift Wins, NATO
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 159,960. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication presents a vivid description of the Berlin Airlift and new interpretations of an event often described as the greatest humanitarian airlift in history.
Silver Wings, Golden Valor: The USAF Remembers Korea - Air Warfare and Dominance, Air-to-Ground Operations, Lessons for Kosovo, Humorous and Sad Recollections, Frank Opinions about the Limited War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,420. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication presents the proceedings of a commemorative symposium at the U.S. Congress on the Korean War.
Goodyear GA-28A/B Convoy Fighter: The Naval VTOL Turboprop Tailsitter Project of 1950
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
A detailed look at the Goodyear Aircraft Corporation GA-28A/B proposal, one of the competitors to the Convair XFY-1 and Lockheed XFV-1 VTOL aircraft of the 1950s. The GA-28A/B were VTOL turboprop tailsitters featuring a semi-delta, semi-midwing configuration with triple vertical tail surfaces. Features 40 high resolution illustrations, including detailed schematics and speculative color profiles.
Sierra Hotel: Flying Air Force Fighters in the Decade after Vietnam - Fascinating Inside Stories of Fighter Plane Pilots, Missions, Training, A-10, F-4, F-5, F-15, A-7, F-15, F-16, Smell of Kerosene
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,510. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication tells the exciting stories of fighter pilots and their missions and weapons in the decade after the Vietnam War.
Significant Milestones in Air Force History - Wright Flyer, Air Corps Tactical School, GHQ Air Force, Army Air Forces, Hiroshima, Lucky Lady II, Hydrogen Bomb, ICBM, Unity of Air Command
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,170. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication describes the major milestones in Air Force history.
Conspiracy. Le vicende oscure del secolo scorso e le ultime verita
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 19,830. Language: Italian. Published: August 8, 2015 and represented by Ebooks World Editor. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Durante la mia professione di giornalista free-lance ho avuto occasione di viaggiare in tutto il mondo, e incontrare molte persone interessanti. In modo del tutto casuale, sono venuto a conoscenza di alcune testimonianze storiche riferitemi da persone autorevoli, che mi hanno portato a considerare con occhi diversi alcune delle più famose vicende degli ultimi tempi.
Short of War: Major USAF Contingency Operations 1947-1997 - Berlin Airlift, Lebanon, Cuban Missile Crisis, Israel Airlift, Vietnam Evacuation, Iranian Hostages, Grenada, Panama, Iraq, Bosnia, Haiti
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 169,780. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication an effort to meet the needs of Air Force commanders and other decision makers for a useful reference work on contingencies.
The Shootdown of Trigger 4: Report of the Project Trigger Study Team - Vietnam Air Battle between Air Force F-4s and North Vietnamese MiG-21s, Question of Fratricide by the AIM-7 Sparrow
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,250. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication reports on the investigation of a controversial shootdown of an American F-4 during aerial combat with North Vietnamese MIG jets.
Seventy-Five Years of Inflight Military Aircraft Refueling - Highlights, 1923-1998 - Farnborough, KB-29, B-50, B-52, KC-135, Accidents, Southeast Asia, Helicopters, Persian Gulf War, LeMay
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,250. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication examines the history of military aircraft inflight refueling, beginning with the first, in 1923.
Search and Rescue in Southeast Asia: USAF in Southeast Asia - SAR from World War II to the 1970s, Vietnam Escalation, Son Tay to Cease-fire, Mayaguez, Helicopter Rescues Plucking Fallen Aircrews
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 174,570. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication offers the reader an exciting and exacting history of the evolution of combat search and rescue in America's longest and most grueling war: the conflict in Southeast Asia.
Bernard A. Schriever: Challenging the Unknown - Development of Ballistic Missiles and ICBMs, IRBMs, Atlas, Titan, Thor, Minuteman, Air Force Bombers, Nuclear Weapons, Sputnik Reaction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,820. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication outlines the career of Air Force General Bernard Schriever, responsible for the development of America's intercontinental ballistic missiles.
The Spiritual Advisors of Kerala
Price: Free! Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
This book is a brief history of the Chittoor family who was the spiritual advisors of the kings and common man of the south Indian state of Kerala from time immemorial. The family may have only a brief role in history but it is a significant one as can be seen in the book.
Reflections and Remembrances: Veterans of the United States Army Air Forces Reminisce about World War II - U.S. Army Air Forces in World War II - Air War in Europe and Pacific, General Schriever
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,500. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication tells the stories of Army Air Force veterans in World War II.
Reflections on Research and Development in the United States Air Force: An interview with Generals Bernard Schriever, Samuel Phillips, Robert Marsh, and James Doolittle, and Dr. Ivan Getting
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,080. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication explores the research, development and acquisition (RDA) process in the United States Air Force.
Prophecy Fulfilled: "Toward New Horizons" and Its Legacy, Seminal Reports on Air Power Technology and Military Aeronautics: Where We Stand, Science the Key to Air Supremacy, Dr. Theodore von Karman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,690. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication presents several historic air power technology and military aeronautics.
The Last Commando
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 65,710. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015 by Aichje Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Cruel, backward, isolated, and fanatically religious—or independent, brave, principled, and courageous? This book is about the Boers of the Transvaal; it is about how they were formed, their relentless territorial expansion,their struggle for distinctiveness and independence against Imperial and African threats, the state that they created, and their abject defe
Peace Quest: The Survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,310. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Hiroshima and Nagasaki's survivors of atomic bombings have made it their mission to work for peace and nuclear disarmament for 70 years. Prize-winning Seattle journalist Joe Copeland, who has interviewed survivors over nearly three decades, provides a compelling look at these remarkable people, their sense of purpose and their hopes, born out of tragic loss, for a better world.
Leon Czolgosz Revolutionary Assassin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
My ebook looks at Leon Czolgosz's background as a Polish immigrant whose family lived in Detroit and Cleveland, Ohio. The text raises questions regarding the assassin's movements in Chicago in August 1901, and later in West Seneca and Buffalo. How did he obtain his money and who funded his trips from Cleveland to Chicago and then to Buffalo? It is likely Leon Czolgosz had an accomplice in Buffalo.
Pea Soup and Tomatoes: A Fictional Story Based on the Historic Minnesota Tornadoes of 1965
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Just ask any Minnesotan who is old enough to remember—and chances are they will probably be able to tell you exactly where they were and what they were doing on that eventful May night in 1965. This lively story captures and preserves the historical information which allows the reader to safely experience a tornado. It will captivate the young and stir the emotions of older readers who
Srijamyaham (English)
Price: $1.00 USD. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
A Unique Graphic Cultural series in Pattachitra on the Sri Jagannath, The Lord of the Universe. Jai Jagannath.