Books tagged: crash

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 63 results

Absolution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,190. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Josh Peel survives a vicious car wreck only to go back and rescue a woman and her child in a selfless act of heroism. After falling in love with the woman he saves, his future is overshadowed by his own misgivings about the crash while his wife hires a man to kill him, a ruthless insurance company puts him in their crosshairs and the one man who knows the truth tries to extort him.
Understanding Air France 447
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
The most comprehensive coverage to date of Air France 447, an Airbus A330 that crashed in the ocean north of Brazil on June 1, 2009, killing all 228 persons on board. The book details the crew's failure to maintain aircraft control after a minor failure. Repeatedly hailed as a "must read" for all pilots, the book highlights critical shortcomings in training leading to loss of control in flight
Where Does Money Come From? A Guide to the UK Monetary and Banking System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,940. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by The New Economics Foundation. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
where does money come from? reveals how the bulk of today’s money supply is created and allocated by commercial banks in their role as providers of credit. The fact that private banks can create money is understood by central banks, but little known by the public. The authors argue that this system is inherently unstable and this second edition includes sections on Libor and quantitative easing.
Safety Tests
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Devlin trudges through his job on the space station waiting for retirement and hoping he won’t die first. A test pilot with Licensing and Regulation, he makes sure only the most qualified pilots make it to the test flight, let alone pass it. But sometimes, even the most jaded tester misses something. And the difference between life and death on a space station? Missing nothing. Nothing at all.
Fighter Pilot's Special Mission
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This is a fiction story that follows a fighter pilot from flight training to assignment to a squadron on a carrier to becoming a seasoned pilot who flies CAP and other missions. On one mission, he must protect the carrier task force from an intruder flying supersonic toward it at night during a typhoon because all Aegis systems are blinded and the carrier can't launch aircraft.
A Father's Hope
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,490. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Gabe returns from World War II an amputee... Gabe’s future seems bleak until he learns he has a daughter from a brief pre-deployment fling. He contemplates marrying the child’s mother, but when he returns, he discovers the war has changed her. Angel would do anything to keep the child protected. But she has a secret. What she doesn’t count on is a marriage proposal. Or falling in love...
TWA 800:Accident or Incident?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,330. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Was the TWA 800 airliner disaster an accident or act of terror. This insightful, in-depth analysis of the facts and possible alternative answers to the deadly crash.
Angel Gabriel - A True Story
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by All Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Inspirational
There was one commercial airline accident in the year 1997 in the United States. This is the true story following the crash of Comair flight 3272. Author Joy LaPlante, a resident of Monroe, Michigan, was living nearby where the crash occurred, and this book, originally written in 1999, details what she experienced.
Collision
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Collision is a sci-fi short story set in the far future: space travel is mundane, with thousands of commercial and private ships jumping star systems every Earth-day. In the inky vastness, it is hard imagine someone else might be out there...
Unbridled Fate
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,510. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Brass Hinge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Sarah could blend in to the fabric of any Midwest town. Innocent of the delicate thread of reality that weaves through her life, she shows little concern for her future . . . that is . . . until fate unravels it!