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When Walls Become Bridges: A Journey of Discovery to Heal and Conquer Hatred
Pre-release—available October 16, 2017. Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This narrative begins with a true account of a Jewish man in the heart of the Cold War. On a spontaneous trip to East Berlin, Stuart Lewis meets a man named Frank who lived within the confines of the Communist Soviet system. The divisions between the East and the West are disturbingly similar to the realities of today, proving that connecting with each other as human beings trumps all.
History of Cold War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
This book delivers up to the minute information covering everything on this topic in only one hour of reading. It gives essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format.
Kursk, Uncensored Edition, 118 Men Trapped Beneath the Barents Sea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The uncensored version of what might have happened tells the story with the real names of the people involved and more extra pages with new facts about what really happened. Kursk, a story of bravery, tragedy and the lethal folly of pride. Kursk is a not to miss political thriller.
Empty Quiver - Tales from the Crimson Son Universe
Price: Free! Words: 32,610. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Empty Quiver (n) – A U.S. Military term to identify and report the seizure, theft, or loss of a nuclear weapon. They were never designed to be heroes. Hurricane. Ember. Aurora. Danger. State-sponsored superhumans known as Augments. Weapons created to end a war.
Standoff, How The Cold War Really Ended
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,690. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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What if everything you thought you knew about how the Cold War ended was wrong? Forget about Reagan, Gorbachev and the Pope. When the superpowers decided they couldn't blow each other off the face of the Earth, other plans had to be created. Think of Dr. Strangelove meets Barney Fife meets Angie Tribeca while wagging the dog. Standoff is the participants' story...and they are sticking to it!
U.S. Decision Making and Post-Cold War NATO Enlargement - Collapse of Soviet Union, Opposition of Russia and Putin, Controversy Over Macedonia, Montenegro, Georgia, Ukraine, Bosnia, Herzegovina
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,110. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
This study investigates the major influences on U.S. decision-making regarding the enlargement of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) following the end of the Cold War. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, many questioned the need for the Alliance's continued existence.
Cold War Canoe Club: Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,720. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
COLD WAR CANOE CLUB: STORIES by Jeffery Hess. “Smart, poignant, often slyly funny, these are stories that will both take your breath away and take you places you’ve never been before. A true and honest salute to much more than those who serve in the Navy, rich with history real and imagined.” —Fred Leebron.
The Spy Girls Files
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,250. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2017 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Before they were mothers and grandmothers, the women of the Greatest Generation were many other things. Including spies. Violet and Claire have kept their secrets for decades. Eventually they must trust someone with their stories, but finding someone to trust can prove as dangerous as a clandestine operation.
Between Heroes and Guardians: General Lyman L. Lemnitzer and General Charles H. Bonesteel III - World War II and Cold War, Operation Torch, Project Solarium, Interwar Period and Wartime Careers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,670. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
General Lyman L. Lemnitzer and General Charles H. Bonesteel III illustrate the need for the Army to better understand and value manager leadership at the same level as heroism on the battlefield. Their careers demonstrate why the Army needs to look beyond the heroic model of leadership and cultivate managerial leadership.
El Salvador: Limited Intervention Equals Limited Returns – History of President Reagan’s Cold War Policy to Restrain Soviet Communist Expansion in Central America in Low-Intensity Counterinsurgency
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,750. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » History » Military
The purpose of this monograph is to analyze the misconception that using minimal means will produce anything other than minimal results. Using the single case study of the American military intervention in El Salvador in the 1980s, this monograph points to the evidence collected that underscores the results of a policy employing minimal means.