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Miss Kitty, Rocky and the Immortals
By Jay Stout
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,530. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2009. Category: Fiction
In this transfixing techno-thriller, a modern-day fighter pilot is killed and reincarnated in raccoon form. He teams with another reincarnate—a wise and worldly cat—to stop a cabal of criminals from stealing a world-changing weapon. The riveting culmination is unlike anything ever done.
Harrier Jump Jet -- A history
By peter dancey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
The book traces the early experiments and develoments associated with VTOL The development of the Pegasus engine to power Sidney Camms P.1127 VTOL fighter. Early interest and acceptance of the type into USMC service ahead of the RAF. RAF and FAA operations in the Falklands War, the first combat operations by a VTOL aircraft. Sea Harrier F/A-2 and MDC/BAe Harrier IIs for the US Marines and RAF.
Silent Thunder
By Peter Tanner
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010 by Tanner Publishing. Category: Fiction
Silent Thunder; a story based on an actual operation. Hostages were taken by terrorists and America was given a five day deadline to give in to their demands: unseat President Marcos or the hostages would be brutally murdered. Patrick Henry, the son of a powerful Senator, would be the first to die. Rather than give in, America sent in its best to try to do the impossible.
U.S. Marine Corps Training Manual: Expeditionary Operations, MCDP 3 - USMC Marines Document Series
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,620. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
U.S. Marine Corps, Expeditionary Operations MCDP-3, establishes doctrine for the conduct of military operations by the U.S. Marine Corps. It describes the Marine Corps as an expeditionary force-in-readiness that is manned, trained, and equipped specifically to respond quickly to a broad variety of crises and conflicts across the full range of military operations anywhere in the world.
Riders on the Rez
By Jan Lofton
Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Fiction
Billy Tsosie meets his Navaho relatives for the 1st time ever but he is afraid he does not fit in. His Mom has never taught him Dine traditions and he thinks his older cousin Danny looks down on him because of it. But when Billy gets into a fight at the Kayenta Skateboard Park, it is Danny who comes to his rescue. With glossary of skate terms. Free, in memory of Rex Meyer.
Christmas in the Corps
By Andrew Bufalo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,660. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
The holidays have special meaning for those who often spend them far from home. These uplifting, and sometimes humorous, stories and poems will delight everyone in your Marine Corps - and every American - family!
2011 U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Concepts and Programs: Comprehensive Guide to Weapons, Aviation, Command and Control, Ground and Combat Vehicles, Expeditionary and Maritime Support, Installations
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,300. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This 2011 version of the annual U.S. Marine Corps Concepts and Programs document, totaling more than 400 pages, provides an encyclopedic summary of Marine Corps programs, weapons, equipment, and operational concepts. It provides a wealth of information about today's U.S. Marine Corps. They are America's expeditionary force in readiness.
Ole Gimlet Eye
By Thomas M. Kelly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This is a play about Smedley Darlington Butler, who was born in West Chester, PA on July 30, 1881. The lure of the red and blue uniform turned his life to service. Over his father’s objections, but with the help of his mother, at the age of 16 he left home and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. Thus began a career that lasted 33 years and double awards of the Medal of Honor.
Marcus In Iraq
By Sonia Rumzi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011 by Heart Press. Category: Fiction
A short story by women's fiction bestselling author Sonia Rumzi A good man can stray. A good woman can stay faithful and caring despite it all. A war separates a couple who are in love. Will she wait for his return? Will he come home to an empty house? The story of courage and love.
Triptychs: A 'Nam Marine's Now and Then
By Andy Syor Henry Avignon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by MilSpeak Books. Category: Nonfiction
Laugh, cry, and experience your own flashbulb moment of clarity as the story of a year in combat unfolds in this linked series of poems, photosculpture, and flash memoir.