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The Lost Intruder, the Search for a Missing Navy Jet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In 1989, a U.S. Navy A-6 Intruder crashed off Whidbey Island, Washington. The Navy's search for the jet came up empty handed. Former Navy pilot Peter Hunt knew the lost Intruder well, as the jet came from his squadron; he had flown that aircraft. Hunt long imagined the thrill of finding the sunken A-6. In 2014 he struck out to find the missing A-6 while battling young onset Parkinson's disease.
Hero of the Empire | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Summary of Hero of the Empire From Candace Millard The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill By Summary Station Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was born on 30 November 1874. He was an heir of a noble family of the Dukes of Marlborough. His ancestor George Spencer, a member of the aristocratic Spencer family, was proud of his consanguinity with John Churchill...
The Great Camel Experiment of the Old West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century
In the mid-nineteenth century, the southwest was inhospitable to horses and mules. The Army needed a mount that could go without water for days, eat only the available vegetation, and carry heavy loads. There was only one animal that could meet their demands. The Great Camel Experiment of the Old West is the true story of that noble beast's journey from the Middle East to the United States.
The New Man and the New World
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
The Emergence of the idea of a new world The collective discoveries of Christopher Columbus, Amerigo Vespucci, John and Sebastian Cabot, and Giovanni da Verrazzano constitute a distinct Italian Era of Discovery which laid the groundwork for all other voyages which followed. The Italian discoverers deserve a place alongside the well-known Humanists in the history of the Renaissance.
Curse of the Lost Isle - Boxed Set Books 1-4
Series: Curse of the Lost Isle. Price: $6.99 $3.99 USD. (43% off!) Words: 337,410. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
From history shrouded in myths, emerges a family of immortal Celtic Ladies, who roam the medieval world in search of salvation from a curse... but if the Church ever suspects what they really are, they will be hunted, tortured, and burned at the stake. This edition includes the first four novels in the series
Inca Treasure - Poems from the Andes of Ecuador
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The legend of lost treasure of the last Inca king, Atahualpa, is guarded by remote, mist-veiled mountains in central Ecuador. Martin Litherland was summoned to explore this region and these poems, linking narrative and photos tell the story, as he and his companions tackle this essentially unexplored and uninhabited mountain range. Read about the treasure, gold fever, and the man with one hand.
The Explorers: King Maximillian (Tagalog Edition)
Series: The Explorers (Tagalog Edition), Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 164,760. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
“Twenty-five years of great history… Twenty-five stories of unforgettable legacy…” The Explorers: King Maximillian is the sequel of The Explorers by Kirsten Nimwey. The story happens seven years after the first novel, where the Wielders learn that a well-known legendary warrior will be freed and reborn after 25 years of his imprisonment under the power of the Great Seal.
The Explorers (English Edition)
Series: The Explorers (English Edition), Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 218,210. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
"When the world's fate is at stake… a new breed of warriors will come…" Note: This book is the English Edition. Read the long description for more details.
The Explorers (Tagalog Edition)
Series: The Explorers (Tagalog Edition), Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 195,440. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
"When the world's fate is at stake… a new breed of warriors will come…" Note: This book is the original Tagalog Edition. Read the long description for more details.
There Were Three Ships
Price: $3.83 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Three shiploads of settlers sail for a magnificent, isolated bay to establish a Utopia. But Australia, the oldest continent, settled by Europeans less than 100 years before, strikes back at the intruders through its climate, terrain and proud first people. Here in full for the first time is the award-winning story of the doomed Camden Harbour expedition of 1864-65.