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Gitmo... Guantanamo Bay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,720. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The third book of the Washington Trilogy brings the nations of the hemisphere together to do what none could manage alone. We are introduced to a brilliant young woman, Naval Academy graduate, born in Cuba and married to an officer in the U.S. Department of State. She leads the President’s parade, and old friends , through life-threatening challenges in and out of Havana and Foggy Bottom.
Okinawa- 1945
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,060. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
The shining story of the US Marine corps historic battle on the island of OKINAWA 1945.
Pearl Harbor: The Missing Motive
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,580. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Japan's surprise bombing of Pearl Harbor was an audacious strike. It was a futile military operation. The Japanese started a war they knew they would lose, and did so in a way guaranteed to enrage the enemy. Why? Not oil; that was obtainable in other ways. Conflicts old and new, from both within and without, forced a hard choice on Japan's leaders.
Sixty-Four Days, A Sea Story
Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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In sixty-four days, Senior Chief Brendan O'Reilly will retire after 30-years in the Navy, but today he's working on the flight deck of an aircraft carrier. Today, he has to stop daydreaming about visiting National Parks with his lovely wife, Diane, in their new motorhome. Today, Brendan O'Reilly has to keep himself and his shipmates alive.
Remembering PT-927
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
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During WW II, a farm boy from Oklahoma is assigned to the Torpedo Boats in the Pacific. Circumstances confront him to face the enemy on a more personal level than he could have ever imagined. Can enemies learn to help each other to survive? Jordan faces the great puzzle of his time, the path an individual decides on when his country is locked in a deadly struggle with another nation.
A Flower Shines Thru
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
You may be asking, Who is this man Ronald Wilde and what is he writing. I'm considered a man well rounded in both waist and experience. I'm obviously also middle aged and walk on a tilt. I guess my one leg gives the tilted part away. Some unkind souls question the Middle Aged part of that statement. In truth, I'm rapidly pushing old which means I've accumulated a treasure trove full of what some t
Who Do I Call My Countryman?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,570. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » History » Military
In 1994, an estimated 80,000 Cubans and Haitians attempted a mass migration to the United States across the Caribbean. They were taken to the US Navy base at Guantanamo, Cuba, where the US military conducted a humanitarian mission code-named Operation Sea Signal. The stories from this mission raise larger questions of how people come to America and how they might behave once they have immigrated.
Joseph Carl Spratt and the Great White Fleet
Price: Free! Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 by 52 Novels LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Apprentice Seaman Joseph Carl Spratt had sent his family extensive correspondence during his years in the navy 1908-1911. Part of Joe’s enlistment included sailing from San Francisco, California, where the U.S.N. Great White Fleet realigned before continuing on Teddy Roosevelt’s vision of political “goodwill” visits to major ports worldwide.
Messerschmidts Over America-Part 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
On March 30, 1945, the USAAF captures their first flight-worthy Me 262 A-1a and starts the wheels in motion that leads to Colonel Harold Watson to sending ten Me 262s to New York City.
Navy Days
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Musician Harry Hovis was promised a posting to the Navy School of Music when he joined up, but ended up as a Seabee in the bleakest, most unpleasant locations imaginable. His reminiscences are sometimes poignant, often hilariously funny and, never lacking in colorful characters completely incapable of performing the roles the military had assigned them.