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The Naval Blockade: A Study of Factors Necessary for Effective Utilization - History from Before 1600, Age of Sail, Civil War Union Blockade of Confederacy, Age of Iron and Steel, Cuban Missile Crisis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 128,070. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study uses historical analysis to derive factors which merit consideration by political and military planners contemplating the employment of a naval blockade as a possible option.
A Ring of Sparks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sheena is just an hyperspace pilot for a small company, so when she gets to ferry the diplomatic delegation of the Sun, she needs to behave.
The Containment Zone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,340. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When a disease pandemic sweeps the nation, the United Nations orders America's borders to be closed. With no one allowed to enter or exit the country, what happens next - inside and outside "the containment zone" - tests the bounds of both medical science and human nature.
The Syrian Connection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Alain Foveaux, a former New Zealand military officer, is contracted to use his knowledge of the Middle East to procure phosphate from Syria for export to New Zealand, in defiance of American sanctions. His odyssey through a country on the brink of civil war reunites him with Valentina Golosapova, a former lover and KGB agent, now operations controller for Russian covert action in Syria.
Cuba Under Embargo: the Macro Impact
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 21,270. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / macroeconomics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Even if you don't know about Cuba, would you like to know how such a small country survived a 50 year trade war against the world's greatest super-power? And how can the economic life of such a secretive regime possibly be verified? Get the answers in this brief and readable tour that exposes Cuba's economy through the eyes of its Caribbean neighbors and its global partners.
The Cotton Run
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,580. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » USA
An American Civil War story of love and greed as a Rebel blockade-running captain and the woman he loves are forced to deal with the collapse of the American South around them.
Master Of Paradise
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,480. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Nicholas Peacock is cheated of his English inheritance, he sails to Charleston, buys and clears land to plant cotton. Eventually he builds a mansion known as Paradise Plantation. When Civil War threatens, circumsances force him to accept a marriage in name only. The sexual tension stretches to breaking point as the would-be lovers are torn between honor or surrendering to love.