Revolt of the Admirals

Author: Jeffrey G. Barlow

Publisher: Potomac Books

ISBN: N.A

Category: Air power

Page: 420

View: 4101


Chronicles the showdown between the U.S. Airforce and the Navy over the role of carrier aviation in the national security framework.

The Admiral's Caravan

Author: Charles Edward Carryl,Reginald Bathurst Birch

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 055796945X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 7537


ProducTO CONSTANCE SWEET CHATTERBOX, IT IS THOU THAT HAST BEGUILED MY FANCY, AS IT DREW THE LITTLE CHILD WHO IN THESE PAGES LIVES; HER GENTLE WAYS ARE BUT THE REFLEX OF THY BOUND OF DAYS. THE TRIP OF SYLLABLE I HELD SO DEAR, AND ALL THY SMALL REMARKS, ARE TREASURED HERE — CHARMED BY THE ALCHEMY OF LOVE TO STAY THE WHILE THY BLISSFUL CHILDHOOD SLIPS AWAY. KIND LITTLE HEART, THAT KNOWS NO SELFISH THOUGHT, READ HERE THE TALE THAT THOU, THYSELF, HAST WROUGHT! CHAPTER I Dorothy and the Admiral 11 CHAPTER II The Ferry to Nowhere 23 CHAPTER III The Cruise of the Sideboard 32 CHAPTER IV Tree-top Country 39 CHAPTER V Bob Scarlet's Garden 54 CHAPTER VI In the Toy-shop 66 CHAPTER VII The Song in the Dell 81 CHAPTER VIII Something About the Camel 95 CHAPTER IX The Camel's Complaint 104 CHAPTER X The Sizing Tower 112 CHAPTER XI The Dancing Animals 120 CHAPTER XII The Caravan Comes Home 129

Churchill and the Admirals

Author: Stephen Roskill

Publisher: Pen and Sword

ISBN: 1844151042

Category: History

Page: 352

View: 8544


Winston Churchill enjoyed two stints as First Lord of the Admiralty, at the start of the First World War and at the start of the Second. He retained close interest in naval matters, especially as the defeat of the U-boat menace was so vital in both wars to maintain the vital supplies so necessary for Britain's war efforts. Indeed, Churchill later said that this was the only thing that had threatened the ultimate Allied victory.

Revolt of the Admirals

Author: Jeffrey G. Barlow

Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office

ISBN: N.A

Category: History

Page: 420

View: 8658


Chronicles in compelling detail the historic showdown between the U.S. Air Force and the Navy over the role of carrier aviation in the national security framework of the United States.

The Admiral's Penniless Bride

Author: Carla Kelly

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 9781426879562

Category: Fiction

Page: 288

View: 3619


Sally Paul is down to her last penny. As she spends it on a cup of tea—to stave off being at the mercy of the workhouse—the last thing she expects is an offer of marriage…from a complete stranger! Admiral Sir Charles Bright's seafaring days are over—and according to society, that must mean he's in need of a wife! Discovering Sally's in need of a home, he offers a solution…. They marry in haste—but will they enjoy their wedding night at leisure?

The Admiral

Author: Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen

Publisher: DigiCat

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fiction

Page: 328

View: 8322


Douglas Brooke in this book "The Admiral" describes the story of an admiral, Viscount Nelson. It talks about the life of this great man considered as the greatest sea-commander to have ever lived. It describes his challenges, personal difficulties, and victories in service. A powerful historical book for everyone who wants to learn about their past heroes.

The Admiral: The Complete Series

Author: Odette C. Bell

Publisher: Odette C. Bell

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 9158


The complete The Admiral series follows Lara and Nok fighting the final war against the Force in this four-book boxset. The battle for the galaxy starts now. Lara Forest is a simple cadet – or so she thinks. When she decides to quit, circumstances force her to reconsider. A hand from her future reaches through the past, and it brings a war. Soon Lara’s thrust head-first into a battle for the Milky Way, not just in this time, but forever. She’s not alone. The meddlesome golden-boy Cadet Nok comes with her. She might not appreciate his help now – one day, she will. But that depends on one thing – time. From now on, everything and everyone will depend on it and the admiral in the making, Forest. … The Admiral follows two legendary leaders’ origin stories as they fight the final battle against the Force. If you love your space operas with action, heart, and a splash of romance, grab The Admiral: The Complete Series today and soar free with an Odette C. Bell boxset. The Admiral is the 9th Galactic Coalition Academy series. A sprawling, epic, and exciting sci-fi world where cadets become heroes and hearts are always won, each series can be read separately, so plunge in today.