Jared Zichek is a freelance author and illustrator specializing in aviation history. He lives in La Jolla, California.
in Andhradēsa before the emergence of British rule. The conventional pattern of
studying Medieval History in the past was glorifying the personalities of some kings
and emperors. But the present study has been taken up to discover the factual
realities that are considered in the form of socio-economic, political and
administrative patterns as the essentials for the historical study. This book is an
impressive and wide ranging one, examining the political order, material frame
works and complex history of Vijayanagar Empire with a particular focus on Andhra
On January 15, 2009, the world witnessed a remarkable emergency landing when Captain "Sully" Sullenberger skillfully glided US Airways Flight 1549 onto the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 passengers and crew. His cool actions not only averted tragedy but made him a hero and an inspiration worldwide. His story is now a major motion picture from director / producer Clint Eastwood and stars Tom Hanks, Laura Linney and Aaron Eckhart.
Sully's story is one of dedication, hope, and preparedness, revealing the important lessons he learned through his life, in his military service, and in his work as an airline pilot. It reminds us all that, even in these days of conflict, tragedy and uncertainty, there are values still worth fighting for—that life's challenges can be met if we're ready for them.