Download e-book for iPad: Dangerous Grounds by Don Keith,George Wallace

By Don Keith,George Wallace

the main lethal waters on this planet. extra rocks, shoals and uncharted reefs than should be counted. hundreds of thousands of wrecks clutter the ground, their bones bleached white at the reefs. And, if reefs, shoals and big typhoons aren’t adequate, pirates lurk to take the unwary.

They lie without delay throughout essentially the most congested delivery lanes on the earth and within the center of a cauldron the place politics, faith, medicines, and greed boils over. a tender Naval Academy midshipman, a couple of SEALs, and the workforce of a stolen submarine are the single humans able to cease terrorists bent on bringing down a nuclear Armageddon, unleashing a holy warfare on mankind. Ripped without delay from today’s headlines, all of it starts off in part of the area that has for hundreds of years been certain on navigational charts because the harmful Grounds.

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The Breaking Jewel (Weatherhead Books on Asia) - download pdf or read online

By Makoto Oda,Donald Keene

Set on an island within the South Pacific throughout the ultimate days of global conflict II, while the tide has grew to become opposed to Japan and the struggle has unmistakably turn into considered one of attrition, The Breaking Jewel deals a unprecedented depiction of the Pacific warfare from the japanese part and captures the essence of Japan's doomed imperial goals. the unconventional opens as a small strength of eastern infantrymen prepares to shield a tiny and finally insignificant island from a full-scale attack by means of American forces. Its tale facilities on squad chief Nakamura, who resists the american citizens to the top, as he and his comrades grapple with the belief of gyokusai, (translated as "the breaking jewel" or the "pulverization of the gem"), the patriotic act of mass suicide in protection of the homeland.

Well recognized for his antiestablishment and antiwar sentiments, Makuto Oda steadily and subtly develops a robust critique of the battle and the racialist imperial goals that proved Japan's undoing.

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BattleLines - download pdf or read online

By David Press

conflict traces is a narrative approximately glossy war, it follows the loss of life of Osama Bin encumbered while a cargo of C4 is smuggled into international locations within the West. Suicide bombs are detonated in significant towns and venues in all of the significant western international locations leading to the homicide of over 14,000 humans. One guy has the tenacity to prepare and lead the key carrier departments in those comparable international locations in an assault section through the Islamic international and the west concentrating on the bombers and bomb makers anyplace they're. finally the Saudi Arabian executive is coerced into performing as a mediator with the Islamic international locations to hunt and arrest the leaders of Al Qaeda who're then wear Trial on the overseas legal court docket within the Hague Netherlands.

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Download e-book for kindle: War On Repose by Dave Lara

By Dave Lara

David Lara used to be 14 years-old while his father attempted to kill him. The surprising occasion launches a narrative that starts with fight, results in warfare, and hurdles to revolution.

Though the area vilifies him, and he and his neighbors are the goals of army witch-hunts, he reveals power and self assurance within the lifestyles he's pressured to construct, yet involves embrace.

This is barely the start of a lifestyles that would switch the yankee panorama. “War On Repose” is a trip from Da Nang to Stonewall.

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Confederate Money - download pdf or read online

By Paul Varnes

In 1861, as this tale opens with the yank raid at the salt works at Cedar Key, Florida, a accomplice greenback is worthy ninety cents in gold or silver. the american squaddies, of their zeal to break the $64000 accomplice salt works, kill younger Henry Fern's step-pa, who has introduced Henry to the Gulf Coast city on his first teach journey. From that second on, Henry's brain is locked on revenge. His objective to discover the american killers leads him in the course of the South and masses of the North because the warfare spreads. He reviews drugs and provides reduction to whichever part he must go through on the time. via wise dealings he manages to accumulate $40,000 in accomplice paper funds. Henry realizes that the Yankees are going to win the warfare or, at top, the South will finish it a draw. In both case, the Confederate Money are usually not worthy up to silver or gold, so he units out to alter it into specie. Henery's adventures take him into either side of the Battles of Shiloh Church, Chickamauga, and Olustee. together with his charismatic character and prepared judgment, Henry manages to thrive while the warfare rages, persisting in altering his paper fortune into silver and gold. he's as beneficiant together with his kinfolk, acquaintances, and people he perceives to be in desire as he's ruthless with these he is familiar with to be his enemies. by the point Sherman marches via Atlanta in overdue 1864, the accomplice buck has declined to twenty-eight for one in silver or gold. while Sherman reaches Savannah, its worthy is forty five to 1. while Lee surrenders the subsequent April, its worthy is eighty to at least one. One month later it has fallen to 1,000 to 1. almost immediately after this, Henry undertakes a bold raid at the hidden accomplice treasury to convey him to his monetary goal.

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Download e-book for kindle: Escape to Nam by Ronne Kay Lucas

By Ronne Kay Lucas

a tender attractiveness joins the military in simple terms to discover herself in Vietnam in the course of wartime. Colt chippie confronts nature, males, ladies, love, hate, the felony method and her past.
Journey along with her over a ten-year interval in an ever-changing international. Colt involves phrases together with her previous and strives ahead towards her adolescence dreams.

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Download e-book for kindle: Tears Upon the Rose: A Story of Ireland by Gregory R. Wright

By Gregory R. Wright

Tears Upon the Rose is a narrative approximately seventeenth century eire. it's the story of 18 year-old Robert DeLacey and sixteen year-old Mary Margaret O’Carroll, who love regardless of the spiritual and cultural chasms that separate them. Robert contends with Cormac O’Brien, an Irish chieftain who, in the course of Ireland’s uprising opposed to England, rises to steer the safeguard of Drogheda opposed to Oliver Cromwell’s invading forces. either males love the attractive Mary Margaret, a popular harpist and chieftain’s daughter. she will decide upon merely one.

Tears Upon the Rose takes the reader to a land of puzzle, to the traditional isle of the Eireannach, to eire ahead of it used to be completely transformed.

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Download e-book for iPad: Devil's Garden by Amir Barghi

By Amir Barghi

the tale is ready a wealthy guy in his personal phrases defined his existence in the course of chilly struggle and soviet career of Afghanistan, he can make a very good fortune via drug trafficking and hands trade.However he finally needed to shelter in a far flung island in Indian ocean.The tale defined how poverty and warfare helped to develop radical rules between terrible humans and the way chain of activities and reactions turn out to radical Islamic groups.

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Download e-book for iPad: Lives We Leave Behind by Maxine Alertio

By Maxine Alertio

In July 1915 the health center send Maheno leaves Wellington with seventy New Zealand nurses on board. Addie Harrington and Meg Dutton are assigned to an identical cabin. Quiet and wary, Addie is greatly surprised via her impetuous, fun-loving roommate. the 2 girls appear to have little in universal except a wish to serve their nation. yet as they deal with injured and loss of life squaddies in Egypt and France, they observe that deep connections can enhance less than strange conditions. while Meg meets British medical professional Wallace Madison, she falls for him instantly and amidst the chaos of overloaded army hospitals they embark on an extreme love affair. Addie suspects Wallace has a lot to conceal and fears the connection will spoil her good friend. Maxine Alterio brings a novelist's eye to the startling tale of latest Zealand's global struggle I nurses. i used to be enthralled and moved via the lives of those girls and their studies of struggle. Laurence Fearnley, award-winning novelist

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Get Love and Grief During the Riots and War PDF

By C.M. Hope

This novel ‘Love and Grief’ narrates the impression which the tough and oppressive social and fiscal stipulations of the 1920’s and, 1930’s, had at the operating type in Barbados. It information the occasions which led the staff to revolt to teach how aggrieved they'd turn into through the stipulations they'd to suffer. the unconventional emphasizes how the stipulations strained relationships in a fictional relatives i.e. The Wards. Mr. Ward made a comment which indiscretely puzzled the meting out of justice to a rioter. due to his indiscretion he needed to go away the island to discover employment on one of many woman Boats which carried shipment and passengers among Canada and the British West Indian islands. The outbreak of the second one global struggle chanced on him at the excessive seas in a single of the boats which the German U. Boats finally torpedoed and within which he perished.

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