Books tagged: b29

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 10 results

In-Flight Refueling the Origins in WW II
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
In the late 1930s the technique of refueling in flight offered considerable advantages for both civil and military transports. Civil trials began in August 1939 and the application for military types especially VLR bombers was obvious nonetheless it was not until SAC post-WW II decided to deploy B-29 and B-50 that the military decided that tanker airplanes as today serve as force multipliers.
We Can Do It! A Rosie the Riveter Story, a Biography of my Mom.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is one woman's story about what it was like to grow up during the World War II era, retold by her son, Mr. G Sagmiller. Read what it was like working as a schoolteacher in a one-room schoolhouse or as a real-life "Rosie the Riveter". This story is rich with history, and really shows how much times have changed.
Conspiracy to Rape America
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Military
This story is a semi-biographical tale taken from the journals of 1st Lieutenant Ben R. Games, 4th Fighter Squadron, USAF, written from 1948–50 during the start of the Korean War. This war or "Police Action" was fought with the United Nations establishing the rules of engagement. These rules were designed to give advantage to the Communist Chinese soldiers who out-numbered the Americans 5-1.
The Mary Jane Mission
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,920. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A B29 Superfortress continues its 1945 bombing mission on Japan, but the year is 1990, and the race is on to stop a catastrophe.
On Celestial Wings: Navigators of the First Global Air Force - First Army Air Corps Navigational Class, Clark Field Attack, Corregidor, B-29 Super Fortress, FDR Presidential Airplane, Bataan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The first Army Air Corps navigational class at Miami University graduated in November 1940. In this book, Colonel Whitcomb follows these first celestial navigators through their World War II trials.
Ghosts of '45: Japan's War Legacy and National Purpose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,380. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
If you are Tea Party, this book is not for you, but if you’re mainstream, this book will give you a solid background as to why Japan has never really escaped from its right-wing past and is now embracing a sharp turn further to the right under the current leadership of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. This scenario has serious consequences for US policy and could be very costly,
Final Victory
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 251,570. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00)
In August 1945, the U.S. used two atomic bombs against Japan. A third bomb was also built. What if a special ops team from Japan had managed to steal the third bomb? The Imperial Japanese plan for Final Victory ranges from Tokyo to Tinian Island, from Las Alamos to a stolen B-29 headed toward San Francisco. Only Army counter-intelligence agent Colonel Wade Brogan can stop this plan.
The Peking Incident
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 395,510. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In late 1950, America faces disaster in Korea. MacArthur is furious and wants to extend the conflict. He approves a secret effort to divert five atom bombs, intended for a Pacific test, into the theater, to break the Chinese juggernaut. Army investigator Lyle Kitchens discovers the plot. Only Kitchens can stop it…time is running out, world war looms and his greatest adversary isn’t China.
Necessary Evil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,090. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1944, American forces attack the Japanese-held island of Tinian. Tedtaotao, an orphaned native boy, must avoid both forces to survive. After the invasion, he is captured by the Americans and "adopted" by a bomber squadron. He notices a few things that put him onto a top-secret project, and ends up stowing away on the mission to drop the first atomic bomb.
Ginny Cooper's War - A Story of War, Love, and Tibbets' Enola Gay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,460. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Welcome to the World War II home front. Young Ginny Cooper, joins millions of women staffing industrial jobs to keep the nation producing the weapons needed for victory. Little did she anticipate the important role she would play. On the other side of the world, Colonel Paul Tibbets fights his way across Europe and Africa on a course that will lead to Ginny’s plant, the Enola Gay, and victory.