Books tagged: army air corps

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Zepka's War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,000. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
SAUL ZEPKA, eighteen, handsome, a Jewish kid from Brooklyn. Dreams of exploring the copper mines of Arizona or of being discovered in Hollywood are shattered by Pearl Harbor and his draft notice. Forty years later the former demolitions expert is still haunted by the accident he thinks he caused and the image of those two American soldiers lying face down in the dirty hedgerows of Normandy.
We Came to Fight a War
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,490. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
So, you want to know what it feels like on a bomb run in an unpressurized B-17 aircraft at 28,000 feet—40, 50, 60 degrees below zero, knowing that at any millisecond jagged pieces of razor sharp shrapnel can rip through your body. And if you have to jump, it is a little high. As B-17 Pilot, Bill Flynn, used to say, “Don’t worry about the ones you can see. Worry about the ones you can't."
Sergeant Beasley: Memoirs of a WWII P.O.W.
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,610. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Sergeant Beasley: Memoirs of a WWII P.O.W. is a compilation of the memories of Sergeant Charles Palmer Beasley. It chronicles his life from youth in the hills of Crawford County, Indiana to the Civilian Conservation Corps to the Army Air Corps and as a prisoner of war at the Keifheide (Stalag Luft IV) P.O.W. camp in Germany.
Colors in the Air
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
“Colors in the Air” is the story of Dale and Gladdy Weldon, a young American couple caught up in the whirlwind of World War II. He is a bombardier for the Army Air Corps in England; she works in America doing her own part to help secure our freedoms.
The Army and Its Air Corps: Army Policy toward Aviation 1919-1941 - Billy Mitchell, Boeing B-17, Douglas B-7, Charles A. Lindbergh, Henry Hap Arnold, Fokker F-2, Frear Committee
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,450. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
From the Armistice in 1918 to the late 1930s, there was continuous controversy over the place of aviation in the military establishment. This book details how airpower visionaries, with varying degrees of tact, often risked charges of insubordination in preaching the gospel of airpower.
American Warriors
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,740. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Best friends and roommates from southwestern Colorado experience fun times and dramatic life changing events in 1941. They are forced to change, ending their fun-filled days spent at the lake and in the forest. They will become men and soldiers for a war they knew little about. It was their time. They find themselves traveling across country by rail to train for a war they were destined to fight.