Books tagged: air combat

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Smithers Hits a Six
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Lieutenant John Smith was not a gentleman in the opinion of the pilots of 32 Squadron. He hadn’t attended public school and he was dashedly bad at cricket. But “Smithers” was going to prove his doubters wrong that day. Smithers Hits a Six is an anti-Biggles story for the modern reader. Like many real pilots he survives more on luck than judgement in the dangerous skies of the Western Front.
Forging the Sword: Developing Leaders for the Air Operations Center - Evolution of Airpower Command and Control Concepts, AOC Leadership Development, Developing Airpower Leaders
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,120. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This professionally-formatted free-flowing ebook reproduces an Air Force study which addresses how the USAF can best prepare officers for leadership positions in the Air Operations Center.
The Legend of Little Eagle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Hélène Marchal discovers that she owes her life to a US aviator, John Philip Garreau. In 1944 in France, he had acted in a heroic way, sacrificing himself to avoid the destruction of a house with his almost uncontrolable plane. Hélène's mother, then a child, was inside. Hélène goes to Montana. She will piece together the life and journey of a young man nicknamed Little Eagle. A story on destiny.
Wing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Sometimes when someone's stealing your design's, you've just got to steal them back. What Paul Brennan hadn't reckoned on was having to fly halfway around the world into a war zone to do it. A dieselpunk story from Len Stone, author of the Bren Taylor series.
World War 2 Kamakazi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 440. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
By June of 1942, the Japanese had finished their stunning victories across the Pacific and down the Indo-China peninsula all the way to the Dutch East Indies, Sweeping all British, American and Dutch Forces before them.
World War 2 The Flying Tigers Volume 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 430. Language: American English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
The Flying Tigers: The dark days at the beginning of World War 2 saw the Japanese victorious across the Pacific. Clair Chennault was called to China by Chiang Kai-Shek to help his failing Chinese Air Force combat the Japanese Imperial Army.
World War 2 War in the Air
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 510. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
In the first weeks of the German invasion of the Soviet Union, the Russian Air Force was nearly wiped out on the ground by the Luftwaffe, leaving Stalin with very few aircraft to fend off the German onslaught. The American and British allies rapidly sent fighters to help the Russians.
Spitfire Guardians
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,250. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Supermarine Spitfire is an iconic fighter aircraft of WWII, and the men that flew and maintained them, part of a select few to understand the legend. This is their story in their own words. A companion ebook to the broadcast documentary as seen on the History Channel, and the 7 Network.
Noah's Ark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,420. Language: Australian English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Tomorrow when the war began: Australia invaded? By whom? How could it happen? Why would it happen? What would it be like? What would we do?
Time For Me to Fly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Fiction » Historical » USA
"Time For Me to Fly" is a dramatization of actual events that occurred leading up to the 17th and final mission of the B-17 Bomber “The Rusty Nail” and its crew on July 29th 1944. The story is presented and told as to how it may have looked through the eyes of SSgt Charles Curtis Campbell. It includes dates,locations and events which actually happened during WWII.