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It Was Worth It
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,380. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The Adventures of A Polish POW in World War II 1939-1945. He survived drowning in the Baltic Sea, freezing in Siberia and bombing from both sides during the war. In most books written about wars, the authors depict knights in shining armor riding forth in glory and bravery. In this book I am just an ordinary soldier who went through the horror of war. I was scared and prayed a lot,
Soldier of Hope
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Meet Soldier of Hope, POW Army Ranger Jeff Grant. After six years in Taliban captivity, he runs for his life in an effort to return to his praying family in America. Though the US government believes he's dead, Jeff has thrived as a porter for the militants. But escaping and evading his captors is not so easy in Afghanistan. The militants are armed and bloodthirsty, and the terrain is unforgiving.
Another Yin Oan a Wan Way Tickut
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 131,920. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is Brian Brown's personal diary of his rise from Belisha Boy signalman up to the giddy heights of 2nd Lieutenant in the Royal Corps of Signals between 1939 until 1945 and includes 31/2 years as a Prisoner of War after being ordered by CIC Percival to surrender to the Japanese at the fall of Singapore on 15th February 1942.
The Irreversible Life of Mann
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,780. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Ripe with irony, humor and realism, Odell Myer’s novel of young men called away to war simultaneously grips and embraces readers. Drawn into the narrative, readers soar and triumph—and crash and burn with the characters. His story has an astonishing ability to transport his listeners back to that period of time when very young people, through sacrifice and heroism, set the future course of history
Letters from Stalag VIIIB
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 26,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Jo Harrison - Author Assistant. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In March 2011 my father Arthur Charles Evans CBE, author of Sojourn in Silesia, reached the end of his long and successful life just short of his 95th birthday. Here in France I was left with copies of his letters written from Stalag VIIIb during his 5 years as a POW.
Vietnam POW Sourcebook: The Long Road Home, U.S. Prisoner of War Policy and Planning and Honor Bound, The History of American Prisoners of War in Southeast Asia, 1961-1973
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 560,210. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Two major histories of American prisoners of war (POWs) captured during the Vietnam War are contained in this unique ebook sourcebook, providing an unprecedented reference on this vital subject.
The Long Road Home: U.S. Prisoner of War Policy and Planning In Southeast Asia - Vietnam, Ross Perot, John McCain, Jane Fonda, Borman Mission, Raids, PW/MIA Family Assistance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 265,610. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This history of Washington's role in shaping prisoner of war policy during the Vietnam War reveals the difficult, often emotional, and vexing nature of a problem that engaged the attention of the highest officials of the U.S. government, including the president.
The Sight of You
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A short story selection from Dancing in Combat Boots. A World War II mother steels herself for a reunion with the prisoner-of-war husband she hasn't seen in four years.
Hidden Changes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,420. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
For two months, Lacey DeWitt has been stuck in the Casino. After being on the run for assaulting a boot, she was captured and has been relegated to the boogeyland of dystopian America. But if it's so bad, then why is everyone happy to be there? With a new group of friends Lacey strives to find the answer, but unearths only more questions and surprisingly, a new attitude.
Insurrection: Appalachian Command
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,020. Language: American English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The Dystopian account of America's first dictator and its Second Civil War.