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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.
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.
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.
Τραμουντάνες και Όστριες
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,040. Language: Greek. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Έρωτες και θάνατοι, ταξίδια και  φουρτούνες μάγισσες και αρχέγονα τελετουργικά, και μια γυναίκα ταύρος κι ένας πατέρας “άγιος". Και πόλεμος και κατοχή, συγκρούσεις και αιχμαλωσίες, προσφυγιά, επιστροφή, προσφυγιά και πάλι και πείνα αλλά και χαρές και παιδιά, πολλά παιδιά που πλέκουν σφιχτά μια αλυσίδα γερή και αντιστέκονται και βγαίνουν νικητές σ έναν αγώνα επιβίωσης.
Trà - văn hóa đặc sắc Trung Hoa
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,060. Language: Vietnamese. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Trà đối với người Trung Quốc không chỉ dùng để làm thuốc, giải khát mà còn là phương pháp tu thân, di dưỡng tính tình; là quốc hồn quốc túy; là đạo; là triết lý sâu xa, là sự hòa hợp giữa tiểu vũ trụ với đại vũ trụ, giữa mình với người, giữa bản thân với sự vật; là một môn nghệ thuật tổng hợp, tinh tế; là văn hóa giao tiếp, cách đối nhân xử thế, xác lập mối quan hệ tốt đẹp giữa người với người.
Even The Crazy Man Wept
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Keith Buckley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Even The Crazy Man Wept challenges the reader to see, in response to the genocide in Cambodia and its aftermath, compassion, sadness, love and righteous anger expressed by a remarkable man, Bob Maat, who shared his life with the poor during this time. The events and names in this book are real and form his reflections on 30 years of living with and caring for his neighbours.
Decisive Force: Strategic Bombing in the Gulf War - Desert Storm, Post-Vietnam Technology and Doctrine Changes, F-117A Stealth Fighter, E-3 AWACS, General Horner, Scud Missiles, Baghdad Attacks
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,550. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication outlines the role of strategic bombing in the 1991 Persian Gulf War.
Defending the West: The United States Air Force and European Security 1946 - 1998 - Cold War, NATO Founding, Air Power, Higher Strategy, Roosevelt, Eisenhower, Stalin, Atom Bombs and Nuclear Weapons
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,110. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication attempts to give the general reader some sense of the role the USAF has played in Europe since the end of World War II.
Chronicles and Commentaries
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,020. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / History, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
The controversial history of sermons, the physics and philosophy of rainbows, lions in the synagogue, hares in the Greek Bible, the gold standard, God in human disguise—these are but a few of the many topics that are introduced in this lively miscellany of glimpses into exotic frontiers of Jewish literature, history and tradition. An all-new compendium of short, witty studies by Dr. Eliezer Segal.
Conquering the Night: Army Air Forces Night Fighters at War - World War II and the European War, Radar Illuminates the Night, P-61, Training, Operation Strangle, D-Day, Japan Against the Rising Sun
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,670. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication traces the AAF's development of aerial night fighting, including technology, training, and tactical operations in the North African, European, Pacific, and Asian theaters of war.
Coalition Air Warfare in the Korean War 1950-1953: Proceedings of Air Force Historical Foundation Symposium - Air Superiority, Bombardment, Interdiction, Support of Ground Forces, Logistics, Recon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 234,420. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique USAF publication presents a thorough history of the coalition air operations during the Korean War, the first war fought under United Nations auspices.
You're In The Navy Now
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 23,850. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
When Alan Higgins joined the Royal Navy at the outbreak of World War II, he was not yet sixteen years old. But his youth could not save him from the horrors of war and he was soon serving aboard the cruiser HMS Edinburgh. On May 1st 1942, HMS Edinburgh was sunk by a German U-Boat in the icy Barents Sea but Alan miraculously survived.
The History of the American West: The Facts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,290. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Their names live on in the imagination: Geronimo, Sitting Bull, Custer, Jesse James, Wyatt Earp, Buffalo Bill. Myths and legends were born from western films and comics. Here at last is a book that gives us the true stories and biographies in fascinating detail.