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Amber War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
World War II is over, but fighting continues in Eastern Europe as the Lithuanians wreak havoc on the Soviets occupying their country. Their guerilla tactics enrage Russian leaders and provoke them to amass their power. But the force of the Soviet army is not enough, and a Soviet spy infiltrates the partisan camp.
Piping Hot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,350. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Steven Lindsay, a university lecturer, is suddenly released from a Soviet labour camp after serving only part of a sentence but his homecoming is not what he anticipated:
The Lost Kingdom: Memoir of an Afghan Prince
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,010. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” George Santayana, The Life of Reason
Rasputin's Legacy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Cold War. A backdrop to betrayal. The specter of Russian mystic Rasputin's influence looms over East-West relations seven decades after his murder, and it threatens nuclear war. At Ronald Reagan's request, unwilling Cuban covert operator, Atcho, sets out to save the country that enslaved his own. A relentless reporter, an unreliable KGB officer, and a rogue US operator complicate his mission.
The Angels
Series: The CIA Area 51 Chronicles. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 91,400. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » History, Nonfiction » History » Military
They all, President Truman, the Army, Air Force, Navy, and the Marine Corps feared the Central Intelligence Agency, yet the president tasked it with doing something that the Air Force would not do. That was to develop a manned overhead reconnaissance program to spy on RussiaDespite many technological and bureaucratic hurdles, the CIA develops both Area 51 and the revolutionary plane, the U-2.
And He Came Back Alive!
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
At the end of World War II in 1945 the Soviet Union held three and a half million German prisoners of war. One third died in Soviet labour camps It was not until 1956 that the last German P.O.W.'s were freed following the visit of West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer in Moscow that year. Eleven years after hostilities ceased.
A Tourist Visa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
On a visit to his long-lost grandfather in Latvia, a young Canadian traveler, confronted with Soviet bureaucracy, glimpses the possibility of romance.
Resurgent Russia in 2030: Challenge for the USAF - Alternate Russian Futures, Political, Economic, and Military Background, Rising Power, Friend or Foe, Implications for the American Military
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,850. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » Military
This excellent report, professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, is concerned with the direction Russia will take over the next 20 years, its growing influence on the world scene, and the particular challenges it will present to the United States by 2030.
Narrative Propagation in Russia: A Study in Continuity - Censorship Employed by Tsars, Stalin, and Putin, 2014 Sochi Olympics, Pussy Riot, Putin Cult of Personality, Great Russia, Russian Nationalism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,690. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » Military
Despite uncertainty and difficulties in the modern Russian Federation, the Putin regime enjoys massive popularity among its people, with approval ratings unrivaled in the past twenty-five years. This is a result of a carefully constructed narrative, pieced together using the strongest elements of Soviet and Tsarist propaganda.
Russian Operational Art in the Russo-Georgian War of 2008 - Decisive Campaign Gaining Control of Two Breakaway Republics, Roots of Soviet Thought and Practice, Cyberwar, South Ossetia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This paper is about the Russian military's use of operational art to achieve its strategic objectives during the Russo-Georgian War of August 2008.