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Books and Bombs By Joseph H. Doenges
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On January 7, 2015, two Islamic radicals attacked the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a satirical magazine in Paris. Twelve people were killed. French police went on nationwide alert. Schools throughout... More > the city went into lockdown. This terrorist incident came in the long wake of September 11, 2001, when another group of Islamic radicals hijacked airplanes and flew them into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York and into the Pentagon Building in Arlington, Virginia. “Books and Bombs” documents events in the aftermath of September 11, as they unfolded 3,657 miles away in Waterloo, Belgium. Just as the Paris massacre sent shock waves around the globe, the terror attacks in the United States had worldwide ramifications. Reaction on the campus of St. John’s International School touched every corner of its diverse learning community. Multiple nationalities, ethnicities, and faith traditions were all dramatically affected by events that occurred six time zones away.< Less
Books and Bombs By Joseph H. Doenges
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On January 7, 2015, two Islamic radicals attacked the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a satirical magazine in Paris. Twelve people were killed. French police went on nationwide alert. Schools throughout... More > the city went into lockdown. This terrorist incident came in the long wake of September 11, 2001, when another group of Islamic radicals hijacked airplanes and flew them into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York and into the Pentagon Building in Arlington, Virginia. “Books and Bombs” documents events in the aftermath of September 11, as they unfolded 3,657 miles away in Waterloo, Belgium. Just as the Paris massacre sent shock waves around the globe, the terror attacks in the United States had worldwide ramifications. Reaction on the campus of St. John’s International School touched every corner of its diverse learning community. Multiple nationalities, ethnicities, and faith traditions were all dramatically affected by events that occurred six time zones away.< Less
B-29 Airplane Commander Training Manual in Color By United States Army Air Force
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The Boeing B-29 was one of the most sophisticated aircraft of WWII. It featured many innovations including guns that could be fired by remote control and pressurized crew compartments. It was also... More > the heaviest production plane of the war, with terrific range and bomb-carrying capabilities. Carrying a crew of ten, the Superfortress devastated Japan in a series of raids in 1944-45. Finally, in August of 1945, the B-29s "Enola Gay" and "Bock's Car" dropped the atomic bombs and forced Japan to surrender. Originally printed by the U.S. Army Air Force, this B-29 Airplane Commander Pilot's Training Manual taught pilots everything they needed to know about the Superfortress. Classified “Restricted”, the text was declassified long ago and is here reprinted in book form. This impressive facsimile presents the manual in its entirety. It is over 200 pages long, and reproduced in its original multi-color glory for the first time ever.< Less
B-29 Airplane Commander Training Manual By United States Army Air Force
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The Boeing B-29 was one of the most sophisticated aircraft of WWII. It featured many innovations including guns that could be fired by remote control and pressurized crew compartments. It was also... More > the heaviest production plane of the war, with terrific range and bomb-carrying capabilities. Carrying a crew of ten, the Superfortress devastated Japan in a series of raids in 1944-45. Finally, in August of 1945, the B-29s "Enola Gay" and "Bock's Car" dropped the atomic bombs and forced Japan to surrender. Originally printed by the U.S. Army Air Force, this B-29 Airplane Commander Pilot's Training Manual taught pilots everything they needed to know about the Superfortress. Classified “Restricted”, the text was declassified long ago and is here reprinted in book form. This impressive 8.5x11 facsimile presents the manual in its entirety. It features over 200 black and white pages of pilot and crew information, and puts you right in the cockpit of one of history's great planes!< Less
Boeing B-52G Stratofortressesof the 93rd Bomb Wing at Castle Air Force Base, 2020 calendar By Brian Lockett
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Lockett Books Calendar Catalog: Boeing B-52G Stratofortresses of the 93rd Bomb Wing at Castle Air Force Base A dozen photos of Boeing B-52G Stratofortresses of the 93rd Bomb Wing flying at Castle Air... More > Force Base in 1992 and 1993. Stratofortresses pictured include: B-52G 57-6473 B-52G 58-0214 B-52G 58-0258 B-52G 59-2565 B-52G 59-5888.< Less
DAY OF JIHAD By Mark Wardlaw
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In an effort to prevent future terrorist attacks following 911, President Michael McConnell orders CIA agents to infiltrate many of the more prominent mosques in the U.S. Agent Brian Garrett receives... More > a tip that Muslim extremists are planning several terrorists attempts on the U.S., including flying an airplane into a nuclear power plant that could kill millions of people in Pennsylvania. Agent Garrett must work tirelessly to foil the plans of known terrorists Mahmoud Mohammad, and Omar Sayeed, who are hell bent on detonating suitcase nukes in New York City and Washington D.C. Tensions mounts ! Will Garrett stop Mohammad in time? And will the President’s plan work? The Day of Jihad is here. This action thriller will keep you on the edge of your seat till the very last page.< Less
DAY OF JIHAD By Mark Wardlaw
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In an effort to prevent future terrorist attacks following 911, President Michael McConnell orders CIA agents to infiltrate many of the more prominent mosques in the U.S. Agent Brian Garrett receives... More > a tip that Muslim extremists are planning several terrorists attempts on the U.S., including flying an airplane into a nuclear power plant that could kill millions of people in Pennsylvania. Agent Garrett must work tirelessly to foil the plans of known terrorists Mahmoud Mohammad, and Omar Sayeed, who are hell bent on detonating suitcase nukes in New York City and Washington D.C. Tensions mounts ! Will Garrett stop Mohammad in time? And will the President’s plan work? The Day of Jihad is here. This action thriller will keep you on the edge of your seat till the very last page.< Less
Flying Aircraft Carriers of the USAF: Mcdonnell XF-85 Goblin By Brian Lockett
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The P-85 Goblin was the only airplane that ever flew which was designed from scratch to be operated entirely from another airplane. The development of the B-36 by the Consolidated Vultee Aircraft... More > Corporation of Fort Worth, Texas resulted in a requirement for fighter protection for the bomber at distances from any friendly base that far exceeded the range of currently available escort fighter airplanes. Due to the inability of contemporary fighters to escort B-36 bombers all the way to their targets, the Army Air Corps initiated Project MX-472, Unconventional Fighter Design Studies, on December 3, 1942. The primary objective of the project was the development of a suitable method of protecting the B-36 on long-range bombing missions. The McDonnell Aircraft Corporation designed the P-85 Goblin to fit entirely within the confines of the bomb bay of the B-36. The little fighter was just fifteen feet long with a wing sapn of twenty-one feet.< Less
Flying Aircraft Carriers of the USAF: McDonnell XF-85 Goblin By Brian Lockett
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The P-85 Goblin was the only airplane that ever flew which was designed from scratch to be operated entirely from another airplane. The development of the B-36 by the Consolidated Vultee Aircraft... More > Corporation of Fort Worth, Texas resulted in a requirement for fighter protection for the bomber at distances from any friendly base that far exceeded the range of currently available escort fighter airplanes. Due to the inability of contemporary fighters to escort B-36 bombers all the way to their targets, the Army Air Corps initiated Project MX-472, Unconventional Fighter Design Studies, on December 3, 1942. The primary objective of the project was the development of a suitable method of protecting the B-36 on long-range bombing missions. The McDonnell Aircraft Corporation designed the P-85 Goblin to fit entirely within the confines of the bomb bay of the B-36. The little fighter was just fifteen feet long with a wing sapn of twenty-one feet.< Less
P-47 Thunderbolt Pilot's Flight Operating Manual By Periscope Film.com
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Known as the "Jug" because of its fuselage shape, the Republic P-47 Thunderbolt flew in every theatre of WWII except Alaska. Nearly 13,000 were built by war's end. The large aircraft... More > carrier eight Browning machine guns and up to 2,000 lbs. of bombs or rockets, and proved an effective fighter and bomber. The radial Pratt and Whitney powerplant put out over 2500 h.p. and propelled the P-47 at a maximum speed of 426 mph at 30,000 feet. Originally published by the U.S. Army Air Force, this handbook taught pilots everything they needed to know before entering the cockpit. This affordable facsimile of a real WWII manual has been reformatted. Care has been taken to preserve the integrity of the text.< Less

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