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Underneath it All: What My Life Was Like as an Enlisted Man on a Nuclear Submarine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,640. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
This is a story about military life on a nuclear submarine. It is about a young man coming of age doing a complex job in a complex environment. The story explores authoritarian, philosophical, playful, hierarchical relationships with one to one, one to group, group to one backdrops. The setting is the USS Sculpin (SSN 590), a real 'Fast Attack' submarine. The era is in the 1960's.
Terminal Run
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,430. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
One ship could revolutionize submarine warfare as we know it: the USS Snare. A robotic combat sub carrying no crew, the Snare has proven unbeatable in sea trials. And now it has fallen into the hands of an unseen enemy. The Snare’s first casualty: the nuclear sub carrying the son of former admiral Michael Pacino. Pacino reenters the game in a high-tech underwater battle unlike any before.
Edge of Madness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,140. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Paul Duniven would be dead in two minutes. Was he the target or was he simply in the wrong place at the wrong time? That question would never be answered. History would only record that he died at precisely 11:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. A stunning new thriller with a totally shocking and unexpected conclusion. A "supposed" terrorist bombing
The Great Swiss Bank Robbery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 25, 2017 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
… some said it was justifiable grand larceny! Successful businessman Joseph Schiffer has one last burning desire before his retirement – to level the playing field between the Swiss banks, and disfranchised Jewish clients both dead and alive. With like-minded colleagues, all with special skills, are honed to pull off the most outrageous heist the Swiss banking fraternity has ever known.
Britain's Nuclear Deterrent Force and the U.S. - U.K. Special Relationship: History of Atomic Weapons with Manhattan Project, Trident Submarine-launched Ballistic Missiles (SLBM) Replacement Decision
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
Britain established in 1940 the first national nuclear weapons program in the world, and this gave Britain credibility in participating in the U.S.-led Manhattan Project during World War II. Despite the interruption in U.S.-U.K. nuclear cooperation in 1946-1958 owing to the McMahon Act, since 1958 the United States and the United Kingdom have worked closely in the nuclear domain.
Sub Wars: Target Delta V
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,230. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
THE MEN U. S. Captain Steve Cooper and Russian Admiral Leonid Gorshin were the very best their countries had to offer the field of nuclear submarines. They were professional. Expert. Confident. In control. But above all, they were rivals. So when the U.S.S.R. manufactured the biggest, sleekest, most advanced submarine to date, Cooper grudgingly phoned his congratulations to Gorshin.
Rover Mars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,590. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A manned expedition to Mars nearing the end of its journey encounters a nuclear submarine that mysteriously appears on the planet. It is up to the crew of the Victoria Rover to undertake a rescue and avert both an international and interplanetary tragedy.
Nuclear Navy Encyclopedia - Comprehensive History of Naval Nuclear Propulsion for Submarines and Aircraft Carriers - First Atomic Subs, Hyman Rickover, Nuclear Fuel Management, Reactors
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 272,150. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Discover the fascinating stories and history of the U.S. Navy nuclear program. With five official histories and reports, this unique compilation provides a stunning, richly detailed overview of all aspects of this amazing story.
Nuclear Navy 1946-1962: History of Navy's Nuclear Propulsion Program - Hyman Rickover, Nimitz, Nautilus, AEC, Nuclear Submarines, Reactors, Atoms for Peace, Thresher, Polaris Missile
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 220,970. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This official AEC-sponsored history of the Naval nuclear propulsion program provides an authoritative account of the historic effort to develop the first atomic powered submarines and carriers under the celebrated leadership of Hyman Rickover.
Turning the Tides
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,310. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2009 by John McClure. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The ancient Romans asked the question: "Who will watch the watchers?" In our own age as we face the scourge of global terrorism, we must also ask a further question: "Who will turn the tides?" Each of us can play a role in answering both of those questions. "Turning the Tides" by Eugene F. Elander has an important message of confronting the watchers in order to "turn the tides".