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Digital editions from Daniel Ford

I've adapted my books and many shorter pieces to digital format, notably for Amazon's elegant Kindle readers and Fire tablets. (As low as $49. You can also read Kindle editions on your smartphone, tablet, or computer by downloading the appropriate free app.) If you prefer paper editions, just click here.

All these titles are available on Amazon's stores worldwide (the link will take you to the appropriate store for your country.) Most are also available at Barnes & Noble, Apple iBookstore, Kobo, and Inktera, and for the Scribd and 24symbols subscription services.


THE BOOKS

Flying Tigers
Flying Tigers: Claire Chennault and His American Volunteers

The definitive history, updated and revised and back on the Amazon store with other e-tailers to follow — "War history as it should be written!" ( The Hook (illustrated, 340 pages). [Read more here]

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Tales of the Flying Tigers
Tales of the Flying Tigers

An omnibus of five short e-books about the American Volunteer Group, mercenary heroes of Burma and China (illustrated, 220 pages). [Read more here]

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Poland's 
Daughter
Poland's Daughter

How the author met Basia, hitchhiked to Italy, and learned about love, war, and exile (illustrated, 238 pages). "An extraordinary book ... highly original, gripping, at once full of joy and of sorrow." [Read more here]

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The 
Only War We've Got
The Only War We've Got

The Vietnam War before it all went wrong: a reporter's journal from 1964 (illustrated, 170 pages). "A riveting account of the Vietnam War in its opening round" [Read more here]

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The 
Country Northward
The Country Northward

A hiker's Journal, one hundred miles along the trail in the White Mountains of New Hampshire (174 pages). "Lively, entertaining — an excellent piece of work." [Read more here]

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A Vision 
So NobleA Vision So Noble

John Boyd, the OODA Loop, and America's War on Terror — how would our greatest military thinker have conducted it? (illustrated, 74 pages). "A brilliant distillation" [Read more here]

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Michael's 
War
Michael's War

Star-crossed lovers during the Irish rebellion and civil war, 1916-1923 (208 pages). "A page-turner, an exciting adventure yarn — and a warm-hearted love story" [Read more here]

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Remains
Remains

A story of the Flying Tigers: Fitz, Blackie, their British and Anglo-Burman girlfriends, and a Japanese suicide pilot — they meet at Rangoon (228 pages). "A cracking good yarn" [Read more here]

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Incident 
at Muc Wa
Incident at Muc Wa

A story of the Vietnam War, and the one that inspired the classic Burt Lancaster film, Go Tell the Spartans (186 pages) "Sad, bawdy, and compelling". [Read more here]

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The 
High Country Illuminator
The High Country Illuminator

A spindrift novel of ski-bums and a malevolent Corporation in a town very like Aspen (170 pages). "The writing is adept, the plot bewildering, the pace dizzy, and the skiing scenes are out of sight" [Read more here]

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SHORT PIECES

Taildragger Tales

A collection of five essays and articles about the joys of flying a tube-and-fabric aircraft from the 1930s that was delivered to its first customer in August 1946 (illustated, about 11,000 words).

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The Sorry Saga of the Brewster Buffalo

The worst fighter of the Second War? An updated and much expanded version of the Air & Space article (illustrated, about 10,000 words). [Read more here]

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The Last Raid The Last Raid

How World War II Ended, August 1945: a "thousand-plane raid" was the last act in a war that began eight years earlier, based on the Air & Space article (illustrated, about 7,000 words).

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Ford: 
Carrying a Nuke to Sevastopol
Carrying a Nuke to Sevastopol

The U.S. Navy once planned to send a propeller-driven dive bomber to drop an atomic bomb on Russia (illustrated, about 30,000 words). [Read more here]

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Remembering Bluie West One

The Arctic airfield that helped win the Second World War – and supposedly a warehouse for maimed soldiers (illustrated, about 6,000 words). [Read more here]

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When Sun-tzu Met Clausewitz

A first cut at exploring John Boyd's OODA Loop and how it revolutionized the U.S. military (illustrated, about 4,000 words).

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AS EDITOR

The Lady 
and the Tigers
The Lady and the Tigers

A new edition of Olga Greenlaw's memoir of her year with the legendary Flying Tigers (illustrated, 188 pages). [Read more here]

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When I Am Going
When I Am Going

Growing up in Ireland in a time of rebellion and civil war, 1907-1927, by Anne Crowley Ford (illustrated, 90 pages). [Read more here]

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Glen Edwards
Glen Edwards

The diary of a bomber pilot: his fifty combat missions and first flights in the Flying Wing that would kill him (illustrated, 211 pages). [Read more here]

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A Death in the Forest

22,000 Polish officers and civilian leaders murdered by Stalin's order, their graves seen shortly after by an American prisoner of war, as recounted in the Congressional hearings of 1951-1952 (illustrated, 82 pages).

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The 14-Minute Marcel Proust

A very short guide to the greatest novel ever written, by Stephen Fall, who has read the book five times, in every available translation (illustrated, about 15,000 words). [Read more here]

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