Books tagged: prisoners of war

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HOUDINI by Kirby Wright
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A father is challenged in an escape game by his oldest son and loses in front of the family. Instead of celebrating his son, he interprets the victory as a challenge to his authority and seeks retribution.
21st Century U.S. Army Law of Land Warfare Manual (FM 27-10) - Rules, Principles, Hostilities, Prisoners of War, Wounded and Sick, Civilians, Occupation, War Crimes, Geneva Conventions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law
This ebook provides a full reproduction of the official edition of an important U.S. Army field manual (FM) dealing with "the law of land warfare" and such important topics as the rules and principles of the law of land warfare, hostilities, prisoners of war – persons entitled and not entitled to be treated as POWs, wounded and sick, civilians, occupation, war crimes, and Geneva conventions.
Freelancing in Paradise:The Story of Two American Reporters Who Supported Their Family by Covering Turbulent Times in the Caribbean, 1958-1963
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 129,890. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After living and working in India during the first years of their marriage, John and Pegge Hlavacek moved their children and Indian nanny to New York when John accepted a fellowship from the Council on Foreign Relations. When the fellowship ended, the Hlavaceks moved to Jamaica and supported the family by providing news and photography services to print, radio, and TV.
21st Century VA Independent Study Course: American Prisoners of War (POW) - Diseases, Service-Connected Disabilities, Psychiatric Problems, Internment Morbidity and Mortality, Camp Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on American prisoners of war (POWs) describes the kinds of experiences and resulting conditions that affect veterans who have been prisoners of war in the German, Pacific, Korean and Vietnam theaters of conflict.
So Brave...So Quiet...So Long!
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 88,230. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Pine Tree Arts / Pine Tree Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Uplifting in-depth interviews with 34 unforgettable men and women, from one small community in Northern California, who helped save our nation from WWII to the Cold War — and then went home. First published as a 5-year series in The Wildwood Independent, the stories became "the most talked-about, most popular series in the paper's 30-year history," says TWI publisher Mike Dobbins.
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...
Rambo (First Blood Part II)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,560. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Rambo is in prison for his one-man war against a police chief. His former commanding officer arrives to release him on 2 conditions. First, Rambo must return to the prison from which he escaped and find the Americans rumored to be held there. Second? Don’t rescue the prisoners. Only bring back photographs. Do not engage the enemy. The first part is difficult. But the second is impossible.
Rambo III
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,060. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
The most dangerous man in the world is back! Rambo is in exile far from home in Thailand, vowing to renounce violence and war. When his country calls him once again, he refuses to accept. But then he learns that Colonel Trautman, the only man he trusts, has been kidnapped by Soviets on a mission that Rambo rejected. For Rambo, it’s a call to arms—and a mission back into hell.
Molotov's Cocktail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,080. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Exiled to Siberia for alleged political crimes, Anatoli Molotov is content to work on his new hobby of acquainting his lips with a vodka bottle. The arrival of a Japanese delegation prompts him to use an ex-colleague from the U.N. to get a scientific discovery that would threaten capitalism and communism alike out of the Soviet sharashka to the wider world.
Souls On Board
Series: Souls On Board, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,460. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Susan Egner. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
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Marketing guru Casey Click takes early retirement in hopes of traveling the world with her husband. When the economy impacts their retirement fund, Casey returns to work as a flight attendant. A bomb onboard, a coworker's disappearance, and an attempted murder propel Casey and her friends into an adventure that goes well past the last exit to what she thought would be pleasurable excitement.