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Two Faces of a Gemini
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of my life long struggle with bi-polar disease and how I have overcome this horrible monster in my life. I am a retired accountant and an amateur author with a flair for writing. This is my first attempt at writing a book. It is an autobiography with alot of twists and turns that lead me to write this story.
Touchdown: The Development of Propulsion Controlled Aircraft at NASA Dryden - PCA, Gordon Fullerton, United Air Lines Flight 232 Accident
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This monograph relates the important history of the Propulsion Controlled Aircraft project at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center. Spurred by a number of airplane crashes caused by the loss of hydraulic flight controls, a NASA-industry team lead by Frank W. Burcham and C. Gordon Fullerton developed a way to land an aircraft safely using only engine thrust to control the airplane.
The Story of Self-Repairing Flight Control Systems: NASA and Air Force Partnership to Test SRFCS Damage Adaptive Technology, Intelligent Flight Control System
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is the fascinating story of a little-known futuristic research project which investigated a concept brought to the Dryden Flight Research Center by Kelly Space. Kelly hoped to demonstrate a new approach to satellite launching by towing a rocket to altitude behind a transport airplane.
In Service to the Nation: Air Force Research Institute Strategic Concept for 2018-2023 - U.S. Air Force Strategy Past, Present, and Future, Base Closures, Natural Disaster Threats to Air Force Bases
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
In this study, the Air Force Research Institute provides its perspective on what the United States Air Force should look like in 2018–2023. This study offers a detailed discussion of the attributes of the Air Force today in order to develop a framework for understanding how the USAF will serve the nation in the future.
Eye of the Eagle: The True Story of an American Hero
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
In World War II, most aviation pilots were armed with many weapons. But in the US Air Force reconnaissance squadron, these men flew ongoing missions over enemy lines, photographing enemy targets before and after they were bombed – facing onslaughts of enemy fighters and armed with -- a camera!
King of Lions
Price: Free! Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When Keaton—a champion of the swordsman's circuit—falls in love with a promising up-and-comer in the female "Fox" division, he begins training her in hopes she will survive her upcoming fights. Keaton's own training falls by the wayside, and with a title defense against a murderous new contender hanging over his head, he must make the choice between his crown, his love, or his life.
This Week’s Stories (October, Week 1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » General
Another week, another 21,700 words of the best short fiction you will find anywhere. This is everything (except the erotica) that I have written this week. You'll find tales of espionage, humor, fantasy and much much more in this magazine of magazines. I hope you will find it as enjoyable to read as I found it to write. Thanks!
Pirates 2: Buccaneer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
One unreadable map, one mad woman - it's a cocktail that will either make or break our hero 2Eyes. Chased by pirates and wanted by the law of the sea, he faces death at every turn and finds he has bitten off more than he can chew in this carnival of humorous shenanigans that will blow your mind. One question remains: Can he survive the assassins and more to take the prize? Read on to find out!
Uncivilised Collection: Bloody boxing at its limit!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Adventure » General
This is the story of Joe. In this collection, you will find the four most major fights of this hard fighter’s boxing career. Live with him as he bleeds and fights for everything that is important in his life and in his dreams to come out at the end a changed man. It is a fight to the finish you will never forget! (Includes the bonus story 'Fist: Round one'. 5 STORIES TOTAL!)
Honor #1: Sniper "One Shot, One Life, Escape or Die" [War Stories]
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
Jack and Sam are two of the best snipers in the British army. This time they’ve been tasked with killing a high ranking Nazi officer who knows more than his fair share of secrets. It’s a fight to the finish as the snipers try to outwit the Germans in a game of cat and mouse where there can be only one winner.