Books tagged: naval warfare

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The Advanced Surface Force Fleet: A Proposal for an Alternate Surface Force Structure and its Impact in the Asian Pacific Theater - Naval Expeditionary Amphibious Warfare, Power Projection, Sea Strike
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,120. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This study addresses how an alternate surface fleet comprised of aircraft carriers (CVNs), guided missile destroyers (DDGs), and enhanced San Antonio class amphibious transport dock ships (eLPD 17s) of an "equal replacement procurement cost" compare in 14 measures of capabilities to the planned 2040 U.S. fleet, and how the two fleets compare in Asian Pacific Theater operations.
Sultan Mohammad Fateh
Price: Free! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sultan Muhammad Fateh was a remarkable ruler of the Ottoman Empire. At the age of 21, he conquered Constantinople which was thought to be almost impossible. His great conquests, his love of literature & education, his services to his people, his dynamic personality, and his respect & tolerance for people of all religions make him an extraordinary figure & one of the great heroes of Muslim history.
Countering Naval Guerrilla Warfare: Are Convoys Obsolete? Theory, History, Analysis, Implications, Mahan, Corbett, Command of the Seas, Commerce Raiding, Oliver Hazard Perry Class Frigate
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,750. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the role of convoys to protect merchant shipping.
Rogue Goliath
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,330. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Book 7 of the Rogue Submarine Series (Rogue Avenger, Rogue Betrayer, Rogue Crusader, Rogue Defender, Rogue Enforcer, Rogue Fortress, Rogue Goliath). The plan was working perfectly until everything went to hell... Jake Slate is back, but this time he's on a rescue mission off the coast of the Korean Peninsula.
Gap Year Trilogy
Series: Gap Year, Book 0. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 149,600. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The holiday from hell. Drug lords, mercenaries, special ops, spies and lovers all thrown into the mix.
The Admiral Graf Spee
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The captain of the Admiral Graf Spee requested 15 days to make repairs to his pocket battleship. The Graf Spee sustained damage after it was shelled by three British cruisers in Uruguay. In the end the German warship was forced to leave Montevideo by government officials of the South American country. Captain Langsdorff talked with Adolph Hitler before he scuttled his ship and took how own life.
Deadly Apparition
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,570. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Commander Donald Castillo is the commander of the Virginia class fast attack nuclear submarine Kansas. On a mission to test a ground-breaking countermeasure something goes horribly wrong and Kansas disappears off the western coast of Scotland. The American and British navies perform an exhautive search but find not a trace of Kansas.
The Treasure Ship: Kinkaid and the Alliance
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In this fifth volume of the series, our intrepid captain is given command of America's premier warship, one of the finest ships ever produced during the Revolutionary War, the large and powerful 40-gun frigate Alliance, her mission to deliver 100,000 Spanish milled dollars from the Caribbean port of Havana, Cuba to the coffers of Congress.
Hazardous Duty: Kinkaid with the Northern Fleet
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,730. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
"Hazardous Duty: Kinkaid with the Northern Fleet" finds Kinkaid in command of the 18-gun sloop of war, Ranger, tasked with scouting duties for the Continental Fleet in this third volume of the Jonathan Kinkaid Series. Braving not only the foul and frigid weather of northern waters, Kinkaid must contend with an inexperienced crew, a badly leaking ship, and personality clashes among senior officers.
Sol In Extremis: The Complete Journey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 223,020. Language: British English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Earth is lost. Consumed by a blackness known only to legend. A thousand years have passed, and the remnants of humanity now sail a burning sea - a whirlpool of fire, an accretion disc, left in the wake of the Earth's demise. There, a young man's dreams of adventure shall be answered by a living nightmare, and fate will give and take far more than he could ever have imagined...