The Icarus Jump - download pdf or read online

By John Yearwood

Can a Twenty-first Century detailed Ops warrior live on in a Bronze Age warfare? military Ranger Charles Shelby is set to discover out.

A mystery undertaking is going awry for military Ranger Charles Shelby while a defective parachute leap plunges him via time right into a Bronze Age warfare. Befriending a calm urban and its stunning priestess, he's tasked with education girl guerilla opponents to counter northern barbarians infiltrating the city’s peaceable valley. in the meantime, he discovers a deep-rooted treachery within the urban that threatens to break a tradition he has come to appreciate and to wreck the priestess who loves him. With simply his Twenty-first Century knife and his exceptional education as one of many glossy world’s elite warriors, Shelby triumphs over each peril yet one, the bold foe of his personal heart.
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Download PDF by Hwang Sok-Yong: The Shadow of Arms

By Hwang Sok-Yong

a unique of the black markets of the South Vietnamese urban of Da Nang in the course of the Vietnam warfare, in accordance with the author’s reviews as a self-described South Korean mercenary at the facet of the South Vietnamese, it is a Vietnam battle novel like no different, really one who sees the battle from either side. Scenes of conflict are breathtakingly good informed. The plot is thick with intrigue and intricate subplots. yet eventually The Shadow of Arms is a singular of the human instead of of the exploits and losses of 1 aspect or the opposite in war. 


From the alternate Paperback edition.
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Download e-book for iPad: Road to Isabelle by J.C. Bourg

By J.C. Bourg

In his new old epic, the prequel to The guy who Walked out of Isabelle, J. C. Bourg explores the receding tide of the second one global struggle and the recent international order that surfaces. His exact study takes you again to many of the theaters of that clash and the swelling Asian communist insurgence.



In the waning days of global warfare II, seventeen-year-old Max Kohl, a German within the twelfth Panzer department, turned a soldier and not using a nation. French Holocaust survivor Jean Guillian existed to avenge his family's death. Pacific island hopping Marine Lieutenant Tom Roche learned he can by no means move domestic. And loose France's try to reclaim its Indochina colonies grew to become Hmong tribesman Moua Loc's international right into a battlefield. Quest inspired within the aftermath of the worldwide clash, sends the not likely quartet on separate odysseys towards the crossroads of the 1st Indochina battle.

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Vittoria tra le nuvole (Italian Edition) by Victor Maslin Yeates,Domenico Tarizzo PDF

By Victor Maslin Yeates,Domenico Tarizzo

Combattimenti, solitudine, fatica, paura, cameratismo, donne: tutto viene raccontato in questo classico sulla guerra aerea combattuta nel 1914-1918, basato sulle esperienze del suo autore, uno dei più valorosi piloti del Royal Flying Corps. Lo stile scorrevole, antiretorico e il suo realismo ne hanno fatto uno dei più appassionanti racconti della vita sul fronte occidentale: i rapporti con i francesi, le chiacchiere tra ufficiali, il reperimento dei medicinali, il suono del grammofono, gli sforzi dei comandanti affinché il narratore diventasse un pilota più aggressivo, los angeles frustrazione di non riuscire advert affrontare gli avversari più agguerriti…L’autore è profondamente onesto nel raccontare lo rigidity crescente e lo sfinimento dei suoi amici, morti uno dopo l’altro, l. a. sua battaglia in step with arrivare vivo fino alla high quality e los angeles disillusione nei confronti della guerra e dei suoi superiori. Yeates scrisse questo suo unico romanzo, che pubblicò pochi mesi prima di morire di tubercolosi, con los angeles speranza di poter ottenere i soldi necessari according to curarsi e poter provvedere alla sua famiglia. Messo poco dopo fuori commercio, durante l. a. Seconda guerra mondiale divenne un libro di culto consistent with i piloti inglesi, ma vendette solo un migliaio di copie e non fu ristampato prima del 1961, ottenendo finalmente il successo internazionale.
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Download e-book for iPad: Operation Shell Game by Donald Sullivan

By Donald Sullivan

A Tom Clancy-type foreign mystery, this e-book is the tale of the robbery of a nuclear warhead which, by means of treaty, isn't really speculated to exist; the invention of the robbery threatens to reveal a world conspiracy which may set off a nuclear holocaust. however, failing to recuperate the warhead could result in nuclear terrorism.

For what appeared solid political purposes, presently after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Russia and the U.S. allowed newly self sustaining Ukraine to secretly keep Soviet tactical nuclear warheads in violation of the beginning palms aid treaty.

When Anatoly Kubitsky, ex-KGB agent, discovers that this sort of guns is lacking, the Ukraine executive refuses to recognize the robbery. His sense of right and wrong impels him to trace down the warhead yet quickly unearths himself branded a felony and narrowly escapes assassins. at the run, Kubitsky signals Dan Stern, Assistant Director CIA, an previous chilly struggle adversary.

Stern reveals that the U.S. too, is reluctant to recognize the robbery of a Ukraine Nuclear warhead, thereby exposing the treaty violation conspiracy. while Stern insists on pursuing the reality, he too turns into the objective of assassins.

A dead night cell name from Tatiana Romanov, a courageous younger Ukrainian lady, finds a plot to detonate the warhead someplace in Russia. If winning, battle among Russia and the Ukraine turns out inevitable = which might most likely attract the US.

Can Kubitsky and Stern - either fugitives from their very own governments - cease the conspirators or will the 1st nuclear warfare envelop the world?
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The Ledger - download pdf or read online

By Raland J. Patterson

all through a grueling, prolonged journey within the jungles of Vietnam, Captain Dean Crosby lived for the adrenaline rush. A born loner, Crosby recorded each one venture right into a ledger, rating missions in accordance with the trouble and the excessive he felt afterwards. The sum of his emotional existence rested among the leather-covered pages of The Ledger. Taking the main excessive chance missions attainable in his Cobra helicopter used to be Crosby's general working strategy, regardless of the hazards to his lifestyles or the lives of his workforce. After a perilous challenge is going improper within the waning weeks of his journey, Crosby has to dwell with the implications being grounded from his loved skies for numerous weeks and the wounds to his closest pal and the only individual with a real perception into his lifestyles, his copilot Tony Cueroni. With the aid of Tony and his one-time OCS mentor, Dave Adams, Crosby is left to reinvent himself as he comes again to the states. without extra missions to fly, will he have the capacity to heed the recommendation given to him by way of his father from his deathbed to 'make a distinction within the world?' what's going to Dean Crosby locate as he opens himself as much as an entire new international of demanding situations, feelings, and possibilities for entries into The Ledger?
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Dark Convergence - download pdf or read online

By Dave Gross

Artificer basic Sebastian Nemo has confronted myriad risks whereas serving his king and nation, yet none so interesting and sinister because the Convergence of Cyriss.

In the wake of an unprovoked assault at the Cygnaran city of Calbeck, Nemo and his forces hasten to confront the unusual clockwork infantrymen and equipment led by way of a tender warcaster prodigy named Aurora, Numen of Aerogenesis. Nemo quickly learns of the Convergence’s plans to remodel Caen and its humans to fit their enigmatic goddess, who favors machines over the living.

Amid this conflict Nemo needs to stand up to the temptation of the Convergence’s message to people who, like himself, are thinking about expertise. Aurora proves to be a distinct type of enemy than he has confronted before—something of a kindred spirit, albeit one bent on destroying all he holds dear.
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Download e-book for kindle: A Long Way from Home by Nigel Springthorpe

By Nigel Springthorpe

The yr is 1955. A time while foreign shuttle is reserved for the privileged few, Andy Marshall, an 18 yr previous nationwide carrier conscript from Plymouth, reveals himself published to the opposite aspect of the realm. quickly after his arrival at RAF Changi, Singapore, he's despatched on indifferent accountability to a staging submit on a distant island within the South China Sea, just about the mainland of Borneo.

His 9 month journey of responsibility there's choked with a succession of unusual reports as he makes an attempt to regulate to dwelling and dealing with the 30-strong supplement of Airmen, led through an eccentric Station Commander. Andy returns to Changi the place his strange exploits, either off and on accountability, proceed unabated. all through his carrier within the some distance East, he's left to mirror at the knowledge of a last-minute marriage thought sooner than his departure from England.

His years of provider for Queen and state accomplished, he returns domestic to re-adjust to civilian lifestyles, in simple terms to find the long interval of separation from his fiancée has had a profound impression on their dating. in the meantime, his options are packed with thoughts of the his time out of the country, really the camaraderie among his fellow males. A re-union of former colleagues occurs yet with dazzling consequences...

A good distance from house is a piece of fiction encouraged by way of the author’s own studies. It paints a wickedly funny and perceptive photo from an period while nationwide provider was once accredited virtually with no query. Given the continued debate of the desirability of re-introducing a few type of obligatory army carrier, this novel throws a gentle on how, over part a century in the past, one younger guy coped a ways from home.
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Download e-book for iPad: Cornelius Noon, Chief Turret Captain USN by Anthony Delano

By Anthony Delano

give some thought to Cornelius midday as Hornblower or Jack Aubrey for the age of steam and metal. together with his grasp gunner’s eye midday may drop a fowl at the wing or punch a five-inch shell via a far off window. This stirring novel charts his direction from the Kentucky hills, the place he discovered to shoot, to his berth within the usa military the place his singular expertise gained him quick advertising. whilst, in 1913, President Woodrow Wilson ordered the military to take over a key Mexican port purely Noon’s lethal marksmanship made it attainable. yet midday, regularly a loner, had his personal principles approximately what his kingdom can be doing. His proficient eye was once simply as penetrating whilst got here to sizing up the ladies who have been intrigued by way of his take-it-or-leave it appeal: Mrs Smiley the brash bordello keeper and Leonora the cool diplomatic spouse who seduced him.
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Read e-book online Pukhtu Secundo (French Edition) PDF

By DOA

"“Vous avez bonne mémoire.”
Montana acquiesce, songeur. Ce nom le hante depuis six ans. Après avoir atteint leur objectif, empêcher l’attaque et récupérer le puissant neurotoxique d’origine française dont les islamistes entendaient faire utilization, le clandestin et l’infiltré, Robert Ramdane, se sont volatilisés. Un imprévu contrariant. Il avait en effet été décidé de rhabiller les deux hommes en ennemis de l. a. République et de les tuer, pour leur faire endosser plus aisément l. a. responsabilité d’une série de décès suspects, ceux des véritables intégristes, auxquels les journaux et les prone de police commençaient à s’intéresser. “Où se cache-t-il ?”"

Le terme Pukhtu renvoie aux valeurs fondamentales du peuple pachtoune, l’honneur de soi – ghairat – et celui de sa famille, de sa tribu – izzat.
Dire d’un homme qu’il n’a pas de pukhtu est une injure mortelle.

DOA (Dead On Arrival) poursuit avec Pukhtu Secundo l. a. fresque monumentale débutée dans Pukhtu Primo, exploration viscérale et sans concessions qui nous entraîne au "cœur des ténèbres". À l’ère du substantial Brother planétaire, il aime qu’on n’en sache pas trop sur lui.
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