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Phantom Pilot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,520. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Lt. Lance Wilkins is the pilot of a thundering F-4 Phantom with dozens of missions over North Vietnam. The son of a Baptist pastor, Lance is bitter toward God because of the death of his twin sister. Everything changes when his Phantom is shot down during a routine bombing mission. Never had there been an escape from the infamous “Hanoi Hilton”, but Lance had to try…
After the Hanoi Hilton, an Accounting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Military
(5.00)
When combat ceased across Vietnam, it signaled the start of a cold war over the Americans left behind. As family members agonized, nearly 2,500 POWs and MIAs had become human pieces in a diplomatic chess match that outlasted the war itself. Historic accounts, as they happened, are told by a former Vietnam Marine and CBS News correspondent who covered the complex issue for more than a decade.
The Longest Way Home - A Harrowing Trek from Vietnam through Laos into Thailand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Three U.S. servicemen from three different branches of the service find themselves stranded at the very last minute of the last day of the U.S./North Vietnam conflict. This compelling story shows how men determined to make their way to freedom found that their only choice was The Longest Way Home.
Love Never Dies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 188,510. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
In this epic, Leslie Moore and Michael Wright are caught in the social and political turmoil of the 1960s. Destined for marriage, Leslie demands the freedom to pursue a career. Futures are dramatically changed by both her impulsiveness and the conniving actions of beautiful Nancy Owens. Michael reacts by volunteering to serve in the Vietnam War. Lives are placed on hold when he becomes MIA.
Prisoner of War (POW) #74324
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Real heroes aren’t born. Rather, they are ordinary people who have risen to meet seemingly insurmountable challenges in the face of adversity. What really defines a person is the way they face those obstacles and overcome them. We don’t have to look to Hollywood to find examples; in fact, we need look no further than our backyards. My backyard, that is. My father, my dad, John Stermscheg, is such
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Army Human Intelligence (HUMINT) Collector Operations FM 2-22.3 (FM 34-52) - Interrogation, Enemy Combatants, POWs, Detainees, Military Police
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 130,680. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
This manual, converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, provides doctrinal guidance, techniques, and procedures governing the employment of human intelligence (HUMINT) collection and analytical assets in support of the commander's intelligence needs.
A Merchant Seaman's Survival - An Autobiography - An Escape Story of World War II
Price: $6.89 USD. Words: 53,510. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012 by Allan J. Sweeney. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
This is a true-life World War 2 escape story. Edward J Sweeney’s merchant ship was sunk by a German raider, which led to hair-raising escapes from jails in France and Spain. He was re-captured and escaped from a German troop train on the way to a labour camp; a concentration camp in Argeles Sur Mer, France; and from the notorious labour concentration camp at Miranda de Ebro, in Spain...
Fallen Hero
Price: Free! Words: 450. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Everything in the prisoner of war camp is not what it seems. What really happens in the camp isn't clear to everyone. A horrific story about perception.
The Rong Stuff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Adventure » General
In a satire that does for Vietnam what Catch-22 did for WWII, Gary Heller tells the fictionalized true story of what it was like to almost become a fighter pilot during the Vietnam War. Gary O. Heller was a jet mechanic and helicopter pilot. He lives in Indiana.
Coyotes Along Stony Creek
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
California always had a love-hate relationship with newcomers. Coyotes Along Stony Creek assembles two noirish tales about this contradictory and often cruel alter ego of the Golden State.