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UK Fixed-Wing Naval Aviation since 1912
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,690. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book complements RN Aircraft Carriers. From early RNAS flimsy seaplanes and floatplanes to the first FAA monoplanes,to the powerful WW II American fighters supplied LL operated in the Pacific. The FAA 'blooding' the Hellcat before the USN or USMC. WW II Corsair flying training in the US. Supermarine Seafire 'ops' in the Far East. The jets and Korean, Sea Harrier the Falklands, JHF 2006 end.
The Deer Shelter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,890. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Phil Clarke’s gripping novel explores the inner strength and human spirit of two different individuals, and how they overcome the traumas of war and social disadvantage across the generations. The ruthless leader of a gang of professional poachers threatens to destroy everything, with Thornton’s long-repressed nightmare now looming large and casting its shadow over every exciting page.
Heroes of the RAF - No.50 Squadron
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,390. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Key note: Thrilling real Life Accounts of Fighting in the Air from 1916 to the Falklands. No.50 Squadron was a leading RAF bomber squadron in World War II and bombed the Falklands in 1982.
Wanderlust - an Anthology of Best Extracts from the Round-the-World Trilogy: Scot Free, A Scot Goes South & A Scot Returns
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,100. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Alastair Scott's epic five-year sojourn roughing it round the world was originally (and still is) published in three volumes. Wanderlust brings together a 'best' collection of his writings from this journey. He writes with deep insight and caustic humour; diverse, bizarre, beautiful and poignant impressions of our world and humanity in all its forms. This is a delight from start to finish.
The Butchers Bill a 'Stretcher Bearer's Story'
Price: Free! Words: 45,470. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
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The Butchers Bill a 'stretcher bearers story' begins with the Red Cross and how it took a dedicated enthusiastic Swiss businessman (not a government official or military person) with humanity in his heart to find a solution to help wounded comrades on the battlefield. The author and ex Paratrooper then describes his role as a stretcher bearer during the Falklands War in 1982.
Mrs. Thatcher's Gamble
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 54,480. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This narrative describes Thatcher’s rise from the depths of her Priministership to a place in modern history. Her help came principally from The Corps of The Royal Marines.
Rogue Enforcer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,960. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
RENEGADE... WARRIOR... FUGITIVE... Former U.S. naval officer Jake Slate is on a downhill slide into alcohol, self-pity, and rage. A decade of life as a mercenary submarine commander has left him exhausted, bitter, and utterly disgusted with the world.
War Medic Hero
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 70,970. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Pierre Naya was awarded the Military Medal for his extraordinary bravery and courage while serving as a medic in the Royal Army Medical Corps (RAMC) in the Falklands War in 1982, when he worked heroically to help critically-injured soldiers, despite his own severe injuries, after the bombing of the Sir Galahad. When he died in 2012, he left an aching gap in all their lives. This is his story.
A Students Guide to the Falklands War of 1982 by the Author of the Butcher's Bill
Price: Free! Words: 40,440. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Armed Forces
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Although the Falklands War ended over 33-years ago this guide gives all students a thresh eyes approach of the history between Britain & Argentine from 1833 when Britain reasserted its claim to the islands that they have ruled ever since. Fast forward 150 years and in April 1982 Argentina put forces ashore on the Falklands and took full control.
Nuestro Hombre en Argentina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,150. Language: Spanish. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Un inesperado informe conmueve al MIi6 a solo horas del desembarco argentino en Malvinas. Diana Fletcher, una postulante rechazada por el Servicio de Inteligencia que vivió su infancia en Argentina, se convertirá en la pieza clave para esta operación. Atrapada entre dos mundos, regresará al país que la vio nacer para cumplir con esta tarea y para enfrentarse con las sombras de su propio pasado