A catastrophic, unexplainable plane crash leaves three hundred and thirty dead no survivors Among the victims are the wife and two daughters of Joe Carpenter, a Los Angeles Post crime reporter A year after the crash, still gripped by an almost paralyzing grief, Joe encounters a woman named Rose,
Sidney Archer has the world A husband she loves A job at which she excels, and a cherished young daughter Then, as a plane plummets into the Virginia countryside, everything changes And suddenly there is no one whom Sidney Archer can trust Jason Archer is a rising young executive at Triton Glob
A comprehensive illustrative guide to the best known aircraft of World War II Three view artworks and annotations outline the powerplant, performance, weight, dimensions, and armament of every aircraft featured, with all measurements given in metric and imperial.
If you re looking for a good reference for virtually every aircraft from WWI to present this is it Just make sure you have a strong back because this book is BIG.
This book provides a useful guide to some 120 aircraft that served with the US Air Force from 1939 1945 Both combat and non combat aircraft are covered by text detailing each type s origin, history, and variants, followed by a full technical specification.
this encyclopedic volume is a complete panorama of flying machines from the drawings of Leonardo Da Vinci to the most sophisticated military aircraft of the present and future Includes detailed analyses of over 800 significant examples of military aircraft throughout history and 700 accompanying
An Illustrated history of fighter aircraft, their origins and evolution Fokkers, Spitfires, Messerschmitts and many others from WW I II Today s Powerful supersonic jets, including F 15 Eagles, MiGs and the Eurofighter Features Photographs from the Imperial War Museum.
The classic New York Times bestselling story of heroism and sacrifice by the author of Flags of Our Fathers, The Imperial Cruise, and The China Mirage.This acclaimed bestseller brilliantly illuminates a hidden piece of World War II history as it tells the harrowing true story of nine American airme
The Ransom of Black Stealth One is about a breakthrough in stealth technology an ultralight, ultrasleek plane that is not only invisible to radar, but can vanish without a trace through the use of computer controlled technology When a renegade engineer steals a plane, and takes the niece of a CIA c
Over the years, W.E.B Griffin s stories of the military and police, told with crackling realism and rich characters, have won him millions of fans and acclaim as the dean of the American war adventure Publishers Weekly Now he vaults into the present day with a series as exciting as anything
THE BIG SHOW is as close as you ll ever get to fighting for your life from the cockpit of a Spitfire or Typhoon Perhaps the most viscerally exciting book ever written by a fighter pilot Rowland White Pierre Clostermann DFC was one of the oustanding Allied aces of the Second World War A Frenchm
On a beach at dusk, while Bud Mitchell and Jill Winslow conduct their illicit love affair in front of a video camera set to record each steamy moment, a terrible explosion suddenly lights up the sky Grabbing the camera, the couple make their getaway, as approaching police cars speed toward the scen
During the first chaotic months after the fall of the Third Reich, the RAE sent test pilots throughout the British Zone of Occupation to collect examples of the Luftwaffe s standard aircraft and then ferry them to Farnborough Captain Eric Brown was a pilot in this ferrying operation Here Brown del
In 1945 Britain was the world s leading designer and builder of aircraft a world class achievement that was not mere rhetoric And what aircraft they were The sleek Comet, the first jet airliner The awesome delta winged Vulcan, an intercontinental bomber that could be thrown about the sky like a