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The Start of Japan's Kamikaze Campaign
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A damaged Japanese fighter set off a savage fire on SC-699 at Biak in 1944. The incident played a key role in the development of kamikaze tactics.
Whisper, an Electric R/C Pylon Racer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Drafting & Mechanical Drawing
The Whisper is a high speed electric pylon racing remote control aircraft. Plans drawn in CAD and instructions to build your own Whisper, are included with the book. Many successful models have been built of the Whisper. All wood and an easy build provides a great flying model aircraft. Great looks and a low cost airframe will provide many hours of fun R/C flying.
Departures
Price: Free! Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Departures follows two characters meeting on an airplane that is going to crash. The story is told one time from each character's perspective and deal with both their personal issues. The characters are both different and yet similar at the same time, and are inspired from the author's personality.
The Three Wars of Lt. Gen. George E. Stratemeyer: His Korean War Diary - Far East Air Forces Commander, Problems with Other Services, the Press, Contradictory and Conflicting Orders, Lack of Materiel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 363,290. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This print replica reproduction of an official Air Force book publishes the unique diary of the Korean War written by Lt. Gen. George E. Stratemeyer.
To Love An Aluminum Bitch: Stories & Lyrics of Aviation Maintenance & Adventure
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,540. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Repair & Maintenance
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Aviation tales and poetry that will have you believing in heroes made of metal as well as flesh and bone; and dreaming of dancing in the upper atmosphere, even if our feet are most always stuck on the ground.
Melodum Machina: Fritz365 2014
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,300. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poetry, serial story segments, and random creative writing; all written over the course of 2014 for the fritz365 blog, as part of an ongoing project. Now in its 5th year! Enjoy the fruits of the author's labors, in this convenient travel size package.
Blind Marsh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,230. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A lovely Las Vegas lounge singer hires Army Ranger turned Private Investigator Phil Pfeiffer for protection against an unpredictable Mafia ex-boyfriend. Struggling with his own demons, Phil survives a wild west shootout and uncovers a plot to steal a trillion dollar industry. In order to save his client, Phil must decide between his own life and that of the killer. He chooses to take both.
Marsh Island
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,240. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Left for dead in the opening days of an uncertain war, a former Army Ranger turned recluse private detective escapes one heart-pounding step ahead of death, mayhem, and double blind clues. Plot twists and strong characters drive this noir mystery/thriller to a fever pitch with greed and murder in the heart of an mob serial killer.
A History of Suction-Type Laminar-Flow Control with Emphasis on Flight Research - From the 1930s to the X-21 and the Boeing 757, Swept Wings, Noise, Insect Contamination, Ice Particles, Supersonic
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 47,820. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this NASA report presents a history of that portion of laminar-flow technology known as active laminar-flow control, which employs suction of a small quantity of air through airplane surfaces.
Wilbur and Orville Wright: Chronology Commemorating the Hundredth Anniversary of the Birth of Orville Wright - Engaging History of the Aeronautics Pioneers, including Flight Logs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,670. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book marks a lasting contribution to the observance of this ultimate aviation milestone.