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Development of Maritime Patrol Aviation in the Interwar Period, 1918-1941 - Covering World War I, Rigid Airships, Flying Boat, Bureau of Aeronautics BuAer and OpNav, London Naval Conference
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The contributions of patrol aviation during World War II as the long-range patrol and reconnaissance arm of the U.S. Navy are well documented, but the development of its origins remain historically under-examined. The goal of this study is to perform an historical investigation of the influential forces that shaped the development of patrol aviation.
Bravo Victor
Series: The Princelings of the East, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,300. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Princelings Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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After a smuggler visits Victor, he seeks help from King Fred of Castle Marsh. He is sent with the mysterious Sundance and his beautiful accomplice to unmask a criminal, and investigate why George has not returned after his visit to a flying festival. He narrates his amazing adventure in the Rhinelands, and his quandary when he meets a friend from his past - or is it his future?
The First Flight Across the Atlantic, May 1919 - Curtiss Flying Boat, NC-1, NC-4 Restoration
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,750. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
A U.S. Navy crew and aircraft, backed by the entire Navy, won the honor of being the first to make the trip across the Atlantic in May 1919. The story of the NC-4's flight is a proud part of Naval Aviation and American history, retold in this history prepared on the 50th anniversary of the great event.
The Paperclip Affair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,670. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Renate Ross's war was driving for an SS General but his murder forced her to flee to the Americans. She met pilot Mike Ritter and now flies with him as translator on a mission to scoop up those brilliant German rocket scientists before the Red Army grabs them. With all plans, things never work out as expected. Mike & Renate's close bond will be tested as MI5 are waiting to arrest her in England.
The Adventures of the Flying Boat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
“It’s a monster! It’s a monster!” It cried, in a very high pitched voice. After discovering a strange, silvery object in the lake in their back garden, Broders and Chi-Chi meet and befriend a little green leprechaun who takes them on an adventurous journey through strange lands, where they meet with a host of exciting characters. A must for children of all ages. Excellent bedtime story.
Strangers' Gate
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Pilot, poet and adventurer Jason Walker follows his bliss and trips over his past. Her name is Charlotte Lansing. Her husband Alan is a vulture capitalist who keeps his wife on a short leash. With ties to money laundering, pornography and the drug trade, he marks them both for death. Jason and Charlotte are in a race for their lives. But no one can run forever.