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Sukhoi Su 25 Frogfoot

Pub Date : 2013-09-20 | Author : Alexander Mladenov | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781472804785
ISBN 13 : 1472804783

The Sukhoi Su-25 Frogfoot was the Soviet Air Force's first mass-produced jet purposely designed for the close air support (CAS) role and was a simple, effective and durable attack ..

The Bruneval Raid

Pub Date : 2012-03-20 | Author : Ken Ford | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781849082976
ISBN 13 : 1849082979

In the darkest days of World War II, the British planned a daring airborne operation to capture the secret of the new German radar. Lead by Major John Frost, a company of paratroop..

Fools Martyrs Traitors

Pub Date : 2012-05-09 | Author : Lacey Baldwin Smith | Publisher : Knopf

ISBN 10 : 9780307817464
ISBN 13 : 0307817466

In this engrossing exploration of martyrdom, Lacey Baldwin Smith takes us on a riveting journey through history as he examines one of the most baffling characteristics of the human..

Faerie Winter

Pub Date : 2011-04-05 | Author : Janni Lee Simner | Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN 10 : 9780375896835
ISBN 13 : 037589683X

The long-awaited sequel to Janni Lee Simner's breathtaking YA fantasy debut, Bones of Faerie. Liza is a summoner. She can draw life to herself, even from beyond the grave. And beca..

Sikorsky Uh 60 Black Hawk

Pub Date : 2008-06-17 | Author : Chris Bishop | Publisher : Osprey Publishing

ISBN 10 : 1841768529
ISBN 13 : 9781841768526

The successor to the Vietnam-veteran Bell UH-1 "Huey", the Sikorsky UH-60 first flew in 1974 and was christened the Black Hawk. It has become one of the most versatile and successf..

No New Land

Pub Date : 2012-09-04 | Author : M.G. Vassanji | Publisher : Emblem Editions

ISBN 10 : 9781551997070
ISBN 13 : 155199707X

Nurdin Lalani and his family, Asian immigrants from Africa, have come to the Toronto suburb of Don Mills only to find that the old world and its values pursue them. A genial orderl..

The God Machine

Pub Date : 2008-11-26 | Author : James R. Chiles | Publisher : Bantam

ISBN 10 : 9780307485489
ISBN 13 : 030748548X

From transforming the ways of war to offering godlike views of inaccessible spots, revolutionizing rescues worldwide, and providing some of our most-watched TV moments—including ..