Books tagged: paratroopers

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I Was a Teenage Devil - But I'm Alright Now!
Series: Construction of a Personality, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,380. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'Teenage Devil' is the sequel to 'Surviving', but it stands on its own, dealing with a different set of, no less significant, moral issues. And it's still a story about growing up. On one occasion, an old devil comes-a-calling (a predator, disguised in the form of a senior RAF officer) and Thomas decides to commit the ultimate sin! Fully committing himself to the task, can he actually take a life?
Pegasus Falling
Series: The Cypress Branches Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,990. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » War
FINALIST - The Kindle Book Review Best Indie Book Contest 2012. Pegasus Falling is a heartbreaking and courageous work following the emotional story of paratrooper Sammy and his battle to stay alive, sane and keep hold of the woman he loves amongst the terrors of World War II and its aftermath.
The Bridge: A short story
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00)
A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
Organizational Change in the Russian Airborne Forces: The Lessons of the Georgian Conflict (Russia-Georgia War) - Putin, Chechnya, IL-76 Aircraft, Spetsnaz, Paratroopers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,840. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The airborne divisions are undoubtedly the most impressive formations within the Russian army. The troops of the airborne forces (VDV) are the best trained and most professional in the army.
The Good, the Bad, and the Bet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The day before Thanksgiving in 1971, a lone man wearing black sunglasses hijacked a NW Orient Airlines 727 bound for Seattle. His demand: $200,000.00 and four parachutes. He ended up with a place in history marked by more questions than answers. What really happened to the infamous DB Cooper? No one knows. Well... No one but me... because before he became DB Cooper, I became his wife.
The Years
Price: Free! Words: 141,190. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Told in the forceful language of Derry’s streets, The Years is a roller coaster ride down forty years of the town’s history. Francie, released from jail after a long sentence, is trying to come to terms with the changes peace has brought, as well as dealing with what he did – and didn’t – do on Bloody Sunday.
Destiny
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,330. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Mountainview Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Literature » War
When World War II hits Walter Brewer's family in the worst possible way, he is torn between his love for two women, his family, and his country.
Get Ready!
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014 by Antenna Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(5.00)
A man lays on his deathbed, reminiscing about his past as a Vietnam War Paratrooper. As he remembers his past, his health begins to decline, leaving doctors to wonder how he's managed to live this long. Jim Morris manages to tell a story about the Vietnam War from the point of view that was silenced: the soldiers. This book will give you an insight into the Vietnam War and the men who lived it.
Under Cover of Stardust
Price: $3.07 USD. Words: 63,760. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
A young French-African girl helping the Resistance against the Nazis. A young American paratrooper dropped too far behind enemy lines. A love that had to survive a horrific war...and another struggle that would continue even once the guns fell silent.