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The Consensus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,450. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
On future Earth, there are only six nations, governed by a compendium of delegates to the World Dominion. Enter one man’s desire to rule the planet, an inadvertent war and his discovery of long-traveled extra-terrestrials. Will the war be turned off in time? Who will take control of Earth?
Harold Cranston's Final Trip
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Harold Cranston, 87 years old minus 1 day, is packing at his wife's direction for a trip to see their son in Colorado. He works in the Mustang Mountain tracking station. Helen and Harold live outside of Huntsville, Alabama, the home of Redstone Arsenal. Like the epigram says, When the missiles are launched, who among us will know? This story is derived from the forthcoming novel, The Consensus.
The Man with the Finger and the Rank
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Mr. Kristen dreams of world domination. Finally his chance comes. He finds himself in a launch bunker with the red button before him. Yes, that red button. And what he launches will not soon be forgotten.
Dead on Arrival? The Development of the Aerospace Concept, 1944-58 - Space Age After Sputnik, Debates About Aerospace, Truman and Eisenhower, Air Force, ORDCIT, von Braun, von Karman, Schriever
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This study chronologically traces the historical development of the aerospace concept, from its initial inception in 1944 as it was embodied in the far-reaching vision of Gen Henry H. "Hap" Arnold, until its public appearance in 1958.
Sub Wars: Target SUSUS
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,160. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
U. S. Captain Steve Cooper and Russian Admiral Leonid Gorshin were experts in nuclear submarines. Each knew how to fight, how to win, and how to strategically play the game of war. But most of all, they knew each other's weaknesses — and hated each others guts! THE SUB STATION The Russians called it Project Potemkin, but to the U.S. it was SUSUS: Soviet Union Secret Underground Station.
Attacking the Mobile Ballistic Missile Threat in the Post-Cold War Environment - New Rules to an Old Game, WMD, Chemical, Biological, Nuclear Weapons, V-2 History, Korolev, von Braun, Crossbow
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 127,330. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study will examine how technology and doctrine have responded to the mobile ballistic missile threat over time. As this work reviews the changes that occurred over the last 60 years, it will seek to highlight the differences in context between the Cold War and post-Cold War periods.
Le piège de Noirmoutier - Guerres sous-marines, tome 1
Series: Guerres sous-marines, Book 1. Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 52,470. Language: French. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Imaginez que le mur de Berlin ne soit pas vraiment tombé... Au cœur d'une intrigue qui met en danger la force de dissuasion française, 3 jeunes ingénieurs découvrent un prototype qui révolutionne la guerre sous-marine. Les grandes puissances pourront-ils tolérer cette remise en cause de leur stratégie nucléaire ? Le piège de Noirmoutier est le premier tome d'une saga de 15 tomes
Bernard A. Schriever: Challenging the Unknown - Development of Ballistic Missiles and ICBMs, IRBMs, Atlas, Titan, Thor, Minuteman, Air Force Bombers, Nuclear Weapons, Sputnik Reaction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,820. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication outlines the career of Air Force General Bernard Schriever, responsible for the development of America's intercontinental ballistic missiles.
Reflections and Remembrances: Veterans of the United States Army Air Forces Reminisce about World War II - U.S. Army Air Forces in World War II - Air War in Europe and Pacific, General Schriever
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,500. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication tells the stories of Army Air Force veterans in World War II.
Reflections on Research and Development in the United States Air Force: An interview with Generals Bernard Schriever, Samuel Phillips, Robert Marsh, and James Doolittle, and Dr. Ivan Getting
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,080. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication explores the research, development and acquisition (RDA) process in the United States Air Force.