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From Transformation to Combat: The First Stryker Brigade at War - The Test of Combat in Iraq in 2003 - 2004, Mosul, Baghdad, An Najaf, Tall Afar, Carter Ham
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,970. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Between November 2003 and October 2004, after four years of planning and preparation, the Army's first Stryker-equipped force received its baptism by combat on the plains of Iraq.
Im No Hero
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
I’m No Hero is an autobiography of Captain Charlie Plumb’s life; it is the story of the Vietnam POW’s who faced an isolated world of degradation, loneliness, tedium, hunger and pain; most significantly, it is a story of hope, for it deals directly with how the techniques used by the POW’s just to survive are the same techniques you and I apply in daily life.
The Phoenix Affair
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,220. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Twenty years after he declined an invitation to join the CIA, Air Force Colonel Paul Cameron finds he’s a part of the secret Phoenix Group and takes on an innocent-sounding CIA mission to help an old friend. Al-Qaeda hunts the pair from Europe to the Middle East, Cameron must rely on his wits to survive relentless attacks designed to silence his Saudi friend and preserve a plan to attack America
Space Viking Legacy: The Tanith Gambit
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Price: Free! Words: 80,640. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This new sequel to H. Beam Piper's classic novel Space Viking continues the epic story of revenge, redemption and lust for power. Fleets are massing in preparation for the full scale war between the emerging Space Viking Empire and the handful of planets that have not yet sunk into barbarism. Piper's original (and free) Space Viking can be found at gutenberg.org
The Hand of Erebus
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Series: Chronicles of the Collapse, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 157,010. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The world was unravelling. Nathan knew it now, thought there was little that he could do about it. Though he possessed technology that might be helpful someday, his understanding of it was limited and tinkering with it could have catastrophic consequences...
The Eden Plague - Book 0 (Plague Wars)
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Price: Free! Words: 72,170. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Book 0 of the Plague Wars Series. When special operations veteran DJ Markis finds armed invaders in his home and it all goes sideways, he turns to his brothers in arms to fight back. On the run from the shadowy Company, soon he finds himself in a war for possession of a genetic engineering secret that threatens the stability of the world. But who is behind it all - and are they even human?
Liberation Front
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Major Sandra Jordan never questioned why the Martian Expeditionary Force came to Earth. They were there to return order to the planet, to liberate their fellow humans. But after witnessing a brutal massacre by a superior officer, Sandra realizes that her people have come to conquer, not to liberate. And so a new war for freedom begins.
Fledge
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Series: Fiona Frost, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,500. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Earth’s colony, Providence, is a desert planet hard to thrive on. The women who live there are never, not ever, asked to join the military. In fact, they are forbidden from its ranks. So when seventeen year old Fiona is plucked from her farm and dropped into the middle of a training camp, expected to assume the life of a soldier with no explanation as to why, she struggles with the task.
Expect Civilian Casualties
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by Firedance Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Jason has spent the last six years living wild on beaches. Now he’s seventeen and a feral girl walks into his life. A girl with no name. He calls her Anna. She’s fun, she’s kind—and she’s the most dangerous person in the world. The most unusual love story, and a truly strange war story… Expect Civilian Casualties turns how we see the world upside down.
A Cold Night in June: Falklands Battle of Mount Longdon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by SDS Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The complete Falklands experience of a young 3 Para machinegun crew, based on accounts given during organised battlefield tours of Mount Longdon and other sites. The prologue details the gunner's very first experience of combat. A real soldier's voice, combining dry gallows-style humour with a very real and brutal account of the conflict. Includes foreword by Major Justin Featherstone MC.