Books tagged: submarines

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History of the United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) - Nuclear Weapons, Cold War Strategy, Service Rivalries, Arms Control
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,840. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This unclassified history is of the US Strategic Command that was established on June 1, 1992, and disestablished on October 1, 2002.
Five of a Kind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Sam flew combat in WW-I and intelligence missions into occupied France during WW-II. During peacetime, he flew the mail, then pioneered in the field of aerial crop dusting. Along the way, he founded an airline, rescued CIA spies from Cuba, mined gold in New Guinea and chased phantom nuclear weapons in the seas off Puerto Rico.
The Fourth Eye
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,820. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
An engine that runs on water. And an oil cartel ready to kill anyone who happens to find out. One man faces the surveillance society. His only weapon - total recall. This close-to-the-headlines thriller never lets up. And everything from communications to weapons systems is meticulously researched. From best selling thriller writer, Clinton Smith. Optioned for film.
Death of a Gemini: And Other Military Mysteries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,670. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From award-winning mystery author Brendan DuBois comes this collection of short stories about the men and women in service to our country, and the mysterious events they sometimes encounter.
On the Edge of Darkness
Series: SPECIAL FORCE ORCA, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 100,840. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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Following an heroic part in the second battle of Narvik, Captain Barr puts his marines, his ship and a collection of captured enemy vessels to such good use that their exploits come to the notice of the Prime Minister, Churchill sees how neatly Barr's tactics dovetail with his own fledgling strategy of ‘butcher and bolt' orders the new unit, to carry out clandestine missions along the enemy coast.
The Hunley: The Civil War’s Secret Weapon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,150. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
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This is the story of those men, the crew of the H.L. Hunley, the first submarine to sink a battleship. The Civil War mission came to a tragic end when the Hunley disappeared shortly after completing its task in the waters off the South Carolina coast in February 1864. The fate of the vessel and its crew remained a mystery until 1995.
Red Clouds, Grey Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,770. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Dirk Carter is skippering 'Sonnet' a yacht bound for the Med. The Middle East troubles erupt into a global nuclear war. A submarine delegated to kidnap 'Sonnet's' owner, who is on board is sunk by huge waves generated by the nuclear explosion. The yacht returns the UK to find complete desolation, a land where there are no military or civilian, no friend or foe, just the LIVING and the DEAD'
To Dust You Shall Return and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of previously published and two unpublished stories, with locales ranging from ancient Ireland to Civil War South Carolina to the modern to deep space, these stories investigate what it means to be human.
The Devil Fish
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Net of death. The waters off the coast of Baja California are a paradise for divers - but they can also be a deathtrap for helpless sea creatures. In their latest adventure, twins Alena and Tyler Worthy track a pair of magnificent giant manta rays heading straight for a drifting ghost net - and sure death. They'll need their courage and technology to save the mantas. But can they save themselves?
V for Victor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,170. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Alabama, 1942. The war is everywhere, but Victor - a 16-year-old boy sent by his father to care for his dying grandmother on a lonely island in Mobile Bay - can only dream of it. Then he wakes one amazing night to a thunderous roar from the Bay...and sees the ominous shadow of an enemy submarine surfacing at night. "Fantastic, extravagant...thoroughly charming." -Boston Globe.