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Wings Of Prey

By Linty  (booksie.com)

Wings of Prey is set in WW1, and is about a Avro 504 pilot, who finds himself in the seat of his plane, amid the heat of war.

Poetry | Updated Mar 10, 2014 | Reads: 37 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: Historical,Fiction,World,War,One,Aviation,Pilot

sheldonchrysler

"LIFE AFTER DEATH OF MY TWIN, And Their FBI Story"

By Sheldonchrysler  (booksie.com)

The book..."LIFE AFTER DEATH OF MY TWIN, and their FBI story", details the true life story of Identical Twin Brothers, Barry and Sheldon Chrysler. It also details, the high profile federal investigation on them by the FBI. The investigation would last about 5-years before finally going to...

Novel | Updated Feb 22, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: School,Twins,Airplanes,Fbi,Federal,Court,Teacher,Oklahoma,City,Military,Art,Books,Brothers,College,Aviation,Website,News,Novels,Victim

Night Flight To Monterey

By Waldorff  (booksie.com)

A night instrument flight in a light, general aviation airplane, from San Jose to Monterey in California is described.

Essay | Updated May 24, 2012 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 5
Tags: Aviation,Flying,California,Night

Survivor, Man Versus The Environment

By Nelson Forbes  (booksie.com)

Caught in the grip of nature’s realm, an elderly pilot endures starvation, hallucinations and self-doubt to finally be rescued, rejoin his family and then make a brave, unselfish decision that immortalizes him.

Short Story | Updated Apr 2, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Pilot,Aviation,Survival,Adventure

captainsomermarzett

Silverstone Aviation

By Captainsomermarzett  (booksie.com)

After the announcement of getting into the greatest private pilot school in the world, kids run out of their classrooms in order to get to another certain classroom, and since there is only one spot left to join, kids face violence by other would-be pilots during this race.

Book | Updated Jan 8, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fight,School,Brawl,Friendship,Hit,Friends,Pilot,Aviation,Silly,Kids,Race,Run,Tackle

carissa_picard

Occupational Hazards

By Carissa Picard  (booksie.com)

The only thing harder than being a soldier is loving one.

Short Story | Updated Feb 8, 2010 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 7
Tags: Military,Blackhawk,Helicopter,Crash,Army,Aviation,Spouse

suzanne_lockhart

Occupational Hazards

By Suzanne Lockhart  (booksie.com)

Losing one's illusions of safety when she learns about the inevitability of certain helicopter crashes.

Short Story | Updated Jan 15, 2010 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Carissa,Picard,Army,Aviation,Helicopter,Crash

solo_wing

World War III: The Red And The Black

By Solo Wing  (booksie.com)

Following the blackout of the One World Civilian Space Station, the Second World is discovered and colonized in peace over a period of two hundred years. But we all know that peace, like the rain from the sky, is but a brief respite. Follow West Cattero's team of elite fighter pilots as they...

Novel | Updated Jan 9, 2009 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: World,War,3,Military,Aviation,Reflection,Science,Fiction

desert_author

Fabulous New Novel

By Desert Author  (booksie.com)

The Boxcar Blues will take you on a journey you won’t soon forget. This hard hitting novel follows the lives of two teenage boys, one white and one black, who are homeless, looking for work and above all, trying to survive during the Great Depression.

Book | Updated Nov 23, 2008 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Novel,History,Adventure,Tragedy,Success,Aviation

A World Ago

By Dorien Grey  (booksie.com)

"A World Ago" is a compilation of letters written to my parents while I was in the U.S. Navy (1954-1956). Not your usual "I am fine. How are you?" letters, they chronicle the unique experiences of a young man learning to fly as a Naval Aviation Cadet, and later as a "common seaman" aboard the...

Miscellaneous | Updated Mar 18, 2008 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Memoir,Navy,NavCad,Naval,Aviation,Cadet,U.S.S.,Ticonderoga,Cold,War

skyking

Northern Cross

By Skyking  (booksie.com)

A happy marriage, a lovely home and a brilliant future as a pilot, George Ashton seems to have it all ... including 25 years of guilt from a college caper gone murderously wrong. Student radical activist, George Ashton, never dreamed he’d someday be a corporate pilot with a beautiful...

Novel | Updated Feb 14, 2008 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Michigan,Aviation,Thriller,Kidnapping,Doublecross,Blackmail,Threaten

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