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One Last Thought
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Life and death emergency onboard a submarine and the effects it has on a small portion of the crew
21st Century Essential Guide to the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) - Historic Scientific Accomplishments and Pioneering Science from Astronomy and Space to Robotics and Computer Science
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This ebook presents a compilation of authoritative documents providing an excellent, up-to-date overview of the research work of one of America's top research organizations, the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL). NRL has been involved in many historic scientific achievements, including gamma-ray radiography, radar, radio propagation, nuclear subs, spacecraft, and much more.
2011 Navy Program Guide: Key Systems, Programs, Initiatives including Ships, Submarines, Aircraft, Carriers, Weapons, Electronics, Sensors, Surface Combatants, Expeditionary Forces, Data Systems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,070. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This 2011 Navy Program Guide is an overview of the key systems, programs and initiatives of the U.S. Navy, with detailed information on the status of hundreds of programs for systems ranging from aircraft and ships to weapons and information dominance.
2011 Defense Acquisitions: Assessments of Selected Weapon Programs by the GAO - Army, Navy, Air Force Weapons Systems including UAS, Missiles, Ships, F-35, Carriers, NPOESS, Osprey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,610. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This is GAO’s ninth annual assessment of Department of Defense (DOD) weapon system acquisitions, an area that is on GAO’s high-risk list. The report is in response to the mandate in the joint explanatory statement to the DOD Appropriations Act, 2009. It includes observations on the performance of DOD’s 2010 portfolio of 98 major defense acquisition programs.
The Last Eagle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,280. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Hitler's invasion of Poland is going off without a hitch. Except for one problem. The Polish submarine, "Eagle," has managed to escape into the Baltic. Hitler wants the submarine captured and the crew dead. They have another goal in mind--rendezvous with the British Fleet and continue the battle. For the "Eagle" the war is just beginning. Inspired by the true story of the submarine, "Orzel."
Dragon Rising
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,720. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A maverick FBI agent, John Blaine, is pulled into a web of international intrigue when his drug investigation turns up connections to hi-tech military smugglers. He chases a former KGB Colonel Konev who is manipulating a shipping crisis in the South China Sea to instigate confrontation between America and Communist China. My inspiration: Tom Clancy "Stealing Thunder" Trilogy Book No.1
Full Time & Sub-Nine: Fitting Iron Distance Training into Everyday Life
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,080. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Whether you’re training to finish a triathlon or just looking for an inspirational story, Full Time & Sub-Nine - written by triathlete, Naval Academy graduate, submarine officer, Eagle Scout and cancer survivor David Glover - will help you find the balance and inspiration in your own life with endurance sports or with any other passion you might have.
The Lone Star Used Submarine Company
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,230. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Down-on-his-luck commercial diver, Buck Davies comes up with a plan to outfit a surplus Soviet submarine as a tourist charter vessel. With a group of friends posing as a maritime brokerage firm, they unwittingly stumble into political corruption and become the inept crew aboard a rogue submarine struggling to get back home in a comical chase across the Caribbean.
Hijacked - The Creation Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Dr. Bowles is putting together a team of talented research scientists. His company, Biotech, is developing a new technology that will become the ultimate tool in the game of espionage. What Dr. Bowles and his team do not know is the technology they are developing will be used against them. Somewhere along the line things go astray and the nuclear secrets of the United States come into jeopardy.
I Am A Submariner
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An inside look at being an submariner, the triumphs and tragedy.