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By Herbert Remmel

Nahezu über Nacht gelangte der neunjährige Kölner Herbert Remmel aus seiner overall zerbombten und hungernden Heimatstadt in das von Neonlichtern glitzernde Dublin mit seinen überquellenden Geschäften, seinen unzerstörten Häusern und seinem prallem Leben. Das Irische Rote Kreuz hatte 1946 die Kinderhilfsaktion „Operation Shamrock“ ins Leben gerufen, in deren Ergebnis der junge Kölner das Glück hatte, von einer Dubliner Familie für kurze Zeit aufgenommen zu werden, während der er die irische Hauptstadt nahezu wie seine Hosentasche kennenlernte. Zwei Jahre jedoch verbrachte er auf einer kleinen Farm im Westen der Insel fernab von städtischer Zivilisation ohne elektrischen Strom und fließendes Wasser. Hier wurde er als German boy schnell integriert, ging zur Schule, spielte Irish soccer, kutschierte mit Pferd und Esel, ging mit seinem Farmer ins Moor Torf stechen, part bei der Heu- und Kartoffelernte und struggle zum reasonable Day auf dem Viehmarkt. Kurzum: er warfare so sehr in dieses kleine Milieu irischer Bauern integriert, dass ein Wissenschaftler der Universiät Cork seinem Essay über diesen Deutschen den Titel „The half-Irish Herbert Remmel“ gab.
Über seine irische Biografie hat der Autor 2006 ein Büchlein geschrieben, das hier, zum 70. Jahrestag der Operation Shamrock, in der zweiten Auflage erscheint. 2009 struggle das ins Englische übersetzte Buch in Irland ein großer Erfolg. Die „IrishTimes“ schrieb: „Das Buch ist ein so wertvoller Schatz von information des ländlichen irischen Lebens, dass guy sich wünschte, mehr Deutsche kämen zu uns, um über uns zu schreiben.“
Dem irischen Teil seiner Biographie vorausgesetzt hat der Autor seine Kindheit im Kriege bis zu dessen Ende, das er in der Evakuierung in Sachsen-Anhalt erlebte.

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Read e-book online Secret Life PDF

By Will Reed

James Harrison a tender guy who graduates on the best of his highschool classification strikes directly to West element yet with a gang of secrets and techniques. Like how his father normally all through his existence beat him with chains of their family members barn. Stripping him of his dignity lower than the guise of creating him right into a guy. The younger guy later reveals out his father murdered his mom simply presently after his delivery. along with his commencement with Honors from West element, he makes a decision to come domestic to kill his father in a distant swamp he knew good from his early life. The Sacramento Slew. He is going directly to an excellent army occupation in precise ops and lands in Washington D.C. along with his mentor normal Birkmore, who finally turns into the Joints leader of employees for america army world-wide. He is going onto valor upon valor and retires choked with medals and compliment from the President. He eventually retired after maintaining a harm in conflict that disqualified him to be within the Marines any further. James then strikes directly to a role with the California division of Corrections and Rehabilitation, the place he develops a software to house violent criminals, which spills loads of blood in bringing the prisoners "in line." From there it will get crazier and crazier. plenty of enjoyable to read!

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Duplicity (National Security Agency 2 Book 1) - download pdf or read online

By R.J. Chappelear,Ken Kleiwer

Colonel Hugh Magnus used to be wealthy, robust and a hero to his nation. He was once additionally loss of life of congestive center failure. He felt it ironic that he might die in mattress, as he had so usually positioned himself in harms means. The medical professionals at Walter Reed had given him lower than a 12 months to reside, and he may use the time to put in movement a last covert undertaking for his crew of pro operators.
The Colonel nervous in regards to the protection of the state, in addition to the continuity of his groups. The political weather was once below supportive of competitive black ops missions,more into politically right picture possibilities. The CIA and NSA have been a growing number of getting used as proactive extensions of the tremendous bureaucratic division of place of birth Security.
the rustic had ever extra subtle and devoted enemies working either within our borders and on overseas fields. They have been more and more greater financed, built and led.
Hugh held the foremost to expertise which could swap the stability of global strength, if allowed to fall again into the palms of a global type palms broker who he'd trained.
He would not live on to monitor the end result of the complicated plan he'd built for his workforce, yet he knew that his associate, Larry Logan, over at NSA would.
Logan used to be even perhaps extra duplicitous than the Colonel. document Barksdale will be top paintings within the box, in addition to preserving the effective group jointly.
the realm of intrigue is seldom what you spot, good judgment and paranoia cross hand in glove, as do conspiracy and idea. in the event that they are literally out to get you, you are not paranoid!
Einstein as soon as acknowledged, "Necessity is the mummy of invention." That being actual the daddy needs to be desperation and duplicity the Godfather. The operators selected for operation "crystal transparent" would want their heads on a swivel and theirs minds at the project to impression the harmonious consequence deliberate by way of Colonel Hugh Magnus.

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Download e-book for iPad: Imperial Power (The Pacification of Earth Book 3) by Dean Warren

By Dean Warren

half III, Imperial strength: In early spring of 2102, Bjorn is thirty years previous. He forums his ramjet delivery for Irkutsk, in Siberia, whereas the chinese language assemble overwhelming forces within reach in Mongolia.
He now manages a world-wide company of reform and unification. He needs to cease the chinese language, deal with the defeated Moslem international locations, commence South American revolution, and struggle off the conservatives who desire to go back the realm to its past chaos. inhabitants relief and monetary leveling are priorities. Political in addition to weaponry evolution are topics of this booklet, even supposing human bravery and talent incorporates him through.

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New PDF release: Never Lark nor Eagle: A Fighter Pilot's Story (Volume I)

By Ray Castagnaro

historic fiction in regards to the profession of a fighter pilot and his family members, spanning 1938 to 1958. sixteen yr outdated crop duster Carl Morro is followed via the Wilcox kinfolk of rural Kentucky. together with his adoptive brother, Freddy, Morro joins different American pilots in Britain’s Royal Air strength in 1940, transitioning to the U.S. military Air strength whilst the US enters the struggle. The reader witnesses a correct background of air battle and guns improvement throughout the fictional profession of a guy who helped boost them and their strategies from pre-WWII via Korea and the Fifties. Triumph, tragedy, love, struggle, revenge, deliverance.

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In the Woods of Memory by Shun Medoruma,Takuma Sminkey,Kyle Ikeda PDF

By Shun Medoruma,Takuma Sminkey,Kyle Ikeda

The novel specializes in incidents through the conflict of Okinawa, 1945: the rape of Sayoko, 17, through 4 US squaddies and Seiji’s stabbing revenge. Narrations via 9 issues of view, jap and American, from 1945 to offer show the complete complexity of occasions and the way conflict trauma ripples in the course of the generations. Medoruma’s first full-length English translated work.

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David Burgess's Flugtag 88 - A Novel PDF

By David Burgess

Dave Johnson and Sue Reynolds have been waiting for a hectic, stressful weekend in the course of the Airshow at Ramstein AB in Germany. Sue was once waiting for operating on the informal Bar on the Officer's membership, and Dave was once operating the final base element he might ever need to practice. Neither one in every of them anticipated to witness the horror of the worst airshow catastrophe in heritage. the results of the crash of the Italian Flying crew Frecce Tricolore was once devastating for millions of different humans and succeed in via time to at the present time, the place the airshow of the prior is a tremendously diversified spectacle than it was once ahead of Ramstein.

Based on real occasions, this can be a fictionalized model of a few of the occasions of that weekend.

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Download PDF by Anthony L. Williams: THE VILLA TUNG

By Anthony L. Williams

9780615230122THE VILLA TUNG

A Fiction paintings via:
Anthony L. Williams
Copyright © Aug. sixteen, 2004 (TX 6-021-321)

THE VILLA TUNG
A modern Novel by way of:
Anthony L. Williams

“You were given a legacy, Mr. Tanaka. The Villa Tung. The Villa Tung in primary China. the following you will discover Asian heritage and Oriental intrigue so stark and so unflinching, it's going to strangle you. pass there. remain for 365 days. in case you have the courage.”

And with this cryptic inducement, UCLA professor and fourth-generation Japanese-American Mitsu “Mike” Tanaka and his brother Ryoji “Rudy” Tanaka embark upon the main really good and unsafe epic in their whole lives. The unwitting Tanaka brothers, their affiliates, and younger participants of UCLA’s membership Asia visit China in this dastardly quest to discover homicide and horror prior to they achieve their ultimate future: The deserted walled township of the Villa Tung.

The 12 months is 2009. however the indignant vestiges of the Villa Tung don't relaxation so simply. Many negative issues occurred in Villa Tung villainous historical past, which the Tanaka brothers needs to face, and check out and by some means unravel. whether in this wrenching approach it drives them either to the purpose of suicide and outright homicide.
In the rain-drenched, abandoned lanes of the Villa Tung many stuff stir the sanity of those sixteen american citizens. The least of that is logical discernment. The american citizens discover a aggravating Pandora’s field of restive China historical past, intrigue, time shuttle and tangible antiquity, deserted in position. A forbidden cultural enigma the place all clocks cease within the overdue summer time of 1945. And the second one international warfare by no means rather does finish.

Here they have to face and undergo the inscrutable likes of “Dragon woman” Qui-Li Chang—the tall, insane dowager of the Villa Tung. The scarred, scowling apostolate who's humanly suspect, present-day irreconcilable and dangerously notorious. Who on the spry age of forty four really lived ahead of and through the horror which was once the second one international conflict. Quiet, indignant and dispossessed, Madam Chang contains together with her a century of inhuman difficulty, burdensome old-family ties, Taoist dogma and really good Shaolin powers, quickly to be uncovered. She is the lonely girl overseer of the Villa Tung, crammed in her personal mind-boggling China secrets and techniques. With a hair-trigger vindictiveness to hurl appalling japanese demons upon her enemies at will. Is she useless? Is she alive? Or a diabolical blending of either.

Ling-Ho Shinn-wei. 22. The spoiled, looking Mandarin daughter and “Big condominium” servant. stumbled on to despise completely outsiders, till the younger lady participants of UCLA’s vacuous membership Asia set her correct in a very brutal type of approach. Stout, pig-tailed, broad-faced and lethal, the kung-fu gaining knowledge of Ling is torn aside and pushed to the sting through her personal viciousness, self-doubt, and the ubiquitous threat of her hated birthplace, the Villa Tung.

Cheung “Patch” Shinn-wei. Queued father of Ling-Ho, he's Madam Chang’s silent, deadly right-hand guy. At fifty four and blinded in a single eye by means of his personal spouse, bull-necked Patch hails from the murdering dock gangs of previous Shanghai. Held in belief via the Shaolin Lords of the Villa Tung, Patch’s mythical bravery, humanity and iron get to the bottom of are driven to the restrict by means of a harrowing yearlong witness, which churns, mortifies and eventually horrifies the intrepid likes of even him.

“China Doll” Wei-Li Shin. 22. Former Swing period prostitute, Wei-Li is a conflicted, anachronistic throwback to the Twenties Shanghai brothel, opium den and carefree nightlife. She is Madam Chang’s attractive and sadistic half-sister. Discriminating. A treaty port queen. Who after a 62-year damnation, returns to the

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Download e-book for iPad: Specialty, Book 1: Ambushed by K. B.

By K. B.

16 yr outdated Mira hasn't recognized a lifestyles with no conflict.
Ever because the conflict begun, Mira and her kin were a part of The Resistance, the gang that works opposed to their executive rulers. but if Mira suspects her brother, Ki, to be a traitor, operating for the enemy, it's as much as her to choose what to do, and divulges a deep mystery that her brother by no means told.

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Diversion: A NATION UNDER SIEGE by Ed Pearson PDF

By Ed Pearson

From the devastation of the Civil struggle, the USA had risen to foreign prominence. Now its future used to be to steer the realm in army, schooling, social justice and trade. yet there have been deadly forces at paintings, either overseas and household, that threatened to spoil this destiny.
John Lamb, biology significant and a brand new university graduate might locate himself embroiled in a fight to maintain the sanctity of America’s lifestyle. Germany, the nice ecu energy, could direct humans and funds to the US to disrupt and spoil infrastructure, scouse borrow company secrets and techniques and recruit sympathetic immigrants to accomplish works of sabotage.
Working for the government, Lamb interfaced with bureaucrats on the maximum point as he struggled to observe actions surrounding the German Embassy and brokers despatched via Germany to our shorelines and during a porous border with Mexico. As U.S. and German exchange was once major, our Presidents maintained a coverage of non-confrontation for you to maintain our powerful economic system. This coverage, indifference through succeeding administrations and America’s neutrality place got here to outline the barrier encountered by means of Lamb as he struggled to regulate the German encroachment.
Led by means of an egotistic basic particularly tasked to ruin America’s battle making strength and a occupation diplomat assigned to Washington, Germany had the entire assets in position to accomplish a believable luck.
But that they had no longer counted on John Lamb and his strong of patriots, younger like him. the US was once lucky to have committed and courageous males on which to count. Political correctness, terrorism orchestrated via a overseas kingdom and unlawful immigration all started their ascension to the yankee lifestyle.

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