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Hitler's Forgotten Secret Weapon
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Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The last great untold story of World War II, the career of Hitler’s “Super Fighter” intended to destroy the RAF in the Battle of Britain and why it never succeeded. The super-secret Heinkel He113 fighter was designed to be a high-speed, high-altitude fighter that could outperform, outgun and outfight any other aircraft in the world when it entered service with the Luftwaffe in 1940.
Douglas A-26 Invader at War
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
A late WW II USAAF light-bomber development not having made its combat debut until the Spring of 1944 the A-26 (later B-26) Invader having commenced combat 'ops' in Europe finished WW II in the Pacific theatre retiring to Florida to then give sturdy service in Korea. But this was not he end for the Invader as following operations with the USAF in THailand it did not finally retire until 1969...
Strategic AF B-24 Liberators over Burma
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book tells the story of SEAC RAF B-24 Liberators that joined with USAAF B-24s to form Strategic Air Force Burma the Liberators deployed to establish Allied air power over Burma to arrest and repel the Japanese second offensive. SAF B-24 deployed on long-range bombing army support Special Duties and shipping strikes ASR and the railway offensive including the PoW-built 'Death Railway' to Siam
RAF Duxford - Heroes of the RAF
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,900. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The thrilling story of Britain’s premier fighter station in action from the Great War to the present day. From its days as an RAF base, through the years hosting the USAAF to its role as a museum.
The Destruction of Hiroshima 1945
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The destruction of Hiroshima was the first use of an atomic weapon in warfare. It wiped out a city, ended World War II and changed the course of human history.
Broken Me 262A Jet Fighters-Part 4
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part 4 of 9. Photographs and information of unfinished, war weary, crash-landed, cannibalized, new ones, but all "dead” Messerschmidt Me 262s, found scattered all over the former Nazi Germany at the end of World War II, 8 May 1945. Enjoy this nine part series!
Lockheed's Electra last plane out of Berlin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
During flights in and out of Berlin in 1938-59 Henry Cotton Australian businessman and photographic expert used concealed cameras in his Lockheed Electra to photograph military and industrial installations of importance in Hitler's Third Reich, This is the story of registration VH-UZO 'The Last Plane out of Berlin' now restored and on display for posterity in Australia.
Messerschmidts Over America-Part 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: 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.
Messerschmidts Over America-Part 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: 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.
Messerschmidts Over America-Part 3
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: 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.