Not a member?     Existing members login below:

Fiction Ebooks

Polar 44 Ring 5

Downloads: 5517

Published: 3 years ago

Rating: Rated: 16 times Rate It

  • 1 star
  • 2 stars
  • 3 stars
  • 4 stars
  • 5 stars

Author: Edwin W. Biederman

Book Description HTML  |   Report this book

This Korean War-Era story begins with an Air Force second lieutenant who is assigned to an air base in Greenland as a petroleum officer. He leaves behind a girlfriend who is in a hospital fighting tuberculosis. Her letters filled with optimism and courage, lift his morale and inspire him to persevere against very difficult odds. Harsh weather, shortages of equipment and parts, plus the ire of a lieutenant colonel with whom he must work lead up to a tanker unloading accident. The lieutenant is charged with dereliction of duty, and in the resulting court martial trial, the colonel testifies for the prosecution. The lieutenant attempts to resolve the conflict, and in a final climactic action involving the two protagonists, the lieutenant's love for his hospital-bound girlfriend saves his life. Download this FREE e-book today!

Tony Barker

Good reading, a little short though.


Eugene Flood

It is obious he has been there. Good reading;well done E.E.F


John Mann

A very rare book... written by one who has been there... and writing of literary quality.


Chirag Pandya

This is a very good book.


Sarah Williams

This is written by a former Air Force officer stationed at the Greenland SAC base. Very real.


D.W.St.John

A great Cold War thriller.


ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Edwin W. Biederman

You may also like...

  • Rolling Thunder, Wings of War Series, Book 1 of 5
    Rolling Thunder, Wings of War Series, Book 1 of 5 Fiction by Mark Berent
    Rolling Thunder, Wings of War Series, Book 1 of 5
    Rolling Thunder, Wings of War Series, Book 1 of 5

    Reads:
    6

    Pages:
    269

    Published:
    Sep 2014

    Rolling Thunder is an historical novel about the decisive role politics played during the Vietnam war. Its characters range from men in the field to the P...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle

  • Light in the Middle of Darkness
    Light in the Middle of Darkness Fiction by Brian Thomas Armstrong
    Light in the Middle of Darkness
    Light in the Middle of Darkness

    Reads:
    26

    Pages:
    27

    Published:
    Sep 2014

    Five short fiction stories of light trapped in life’s darkness.

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

  • A Story Narrated by an Amature
    A Story Narrated by an Amature Fiction by Shivang
    A Story Narrated by an Amature
    A Story Narrated by an Amature

    Reads:
    28

    Pages:
    172

    Published:
    Sep 2014

    This is a book will make you feel comfortable and will enjoy the joy of awkward writing. A promise from a student to all readers who will love and enjoy it. M...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle

  • River Mother
    River Mother Fiction by Justin Spring
    River Mother
    River Mother

    Reads:
    32

    Pages:
    417

    Published:
    Sep 2014

    RIVER MOTHER: the Face of the Sphinx is a fictional autobiography of an extraordinary Nubian female shaman/leader whose face becomes the face of the Sphinx. T...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, TXT

Remove