Download E-books The Island where Time Stands Still (Gregory Sallust, Book 9) PDF

By Dennis Wheatley

1954
Dennis Wheatley is often prodigal within the richness of the fare he offers, and the island on which Gregory Sallust reveals himself isn't any usual one. right here stay a misplaced group of chinese language, governed by way of descendants of the traditional Imperial apartment. while the throne all at once turns into vacant, an excursion units out to discover the genuine inheritor. Its participants comprise Gregory himself and the girl A-lu-te, as charmingly gorgeous as her identify; their seek leads 10000 miles around the Pacific into the remotest areas of inland China and again back. demise in terrible types and treachery stick to them as heavily as their shadows. the following we've fast-moving excessive event, with that tingle of the backbone which tells us that this can be classic Wheatley, the grasp at his such a lot skilful.

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Download E-books U.S. Army Special Forces Guide to Unconventional Warfare: Devices and Techniques for Incendiaries PDF

With fiercely distinctive details and visuals supplied through the U.S. military, U.S. military particular Forces advisor to Unconventional Warfare is intended for knowledgeable squaddies and beginners alike. With this consultant, it is possible for you to to use its fabric to appreciate and create initiators, igniters, and incendiary fabrics. The enormous desk of contents comprises insurance on napalm, gelled gas, fireplace fudge, silver nitrate, focused sulfuric acid, fuse cords, hold up mechanisms, and spontaneous combustion. choked with specific forces secrets and techniques, U.S. advisor to Unconventional Warfare is a useful software for any provocateur-in-training and a call for participation to examine how our targeted forces are struggling with our enemies overseas.

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Download E-books The Outlaws (Presidential Agent, Book 6) PDF

By W.E.B. Griffin

The previous Presidential Agent's place of work of Organizational research has been disbanded. Charley Castillo and his colleagues have retired, and there's an hostile Commander-in-Chief within the Oval place of work. yet simply simply because Castillo is out of the govt doesn't suggest he is out of enterprise. And while a barrel of nightmarishly deadly fabric is sent to a military clinical lab, Castillo understands that the folks in the back of it are simply getting started...

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Download E-books Warrior Man PDF

By Keith Fennell

Get contained in the very center of Australia's elite forces, the SAS, in red-hot memoirs in a single certain book edition.

This limited edition package deal of 2 memoirs by way of ex-SAS soldier Keith Fennell is barely on hand from August via to October 2012. either Warrior Brothers and Warrior education are jam-packed choked with the motion, worry and camaraderie of strive against. prepare for an edge-of-your-seat adrenaline experience with a bunch of guys you are going to always remember, for whom responsibility, honour and brotherhood by no means dies.

From dodging mines and bullets in Iraq's Anbar province to helping the restoration attempt after the Asian tsunami; from the sizeable privation and actual stresses of SAS choice, Keith Fennell recounts his improvement as a soldier and as a guy, revealing the demanding situations he overcame on the way to practice on the optimum point.

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Download E-books EndWar (Tom Clancy's EndWar, Book 1) PDF

By David Michaels

Retail ePub
An carrying on with online game tie-in sequence "created by" Tom Clancy, yet written by means of different authors. the 1st have been by way of pseudonym David Michaels and the 3rd by means of Peter Telep.

A new phenomenon begins.

Created by means of number 1 New York Times bestselling writer Tom Clancy

Based at the bestselling game, this new sequence will take readers onto the battlefields of worldwide battle III with the technical savvy and explosive motion that Clancy fanatics have come to count on.

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Download E-books Midvintermörker PDF

By Lars Wilderäng

Den 26 december 2012 förändras Sverige för all framtid.

Tidigt på annandagens morgon år 2012 vaknar de jullediga svenskarna until eventually en big apple värld. Ett strömlöst, mörkt och iskallt Sverige. En dag då allting förändras.
En stor rysk militärövning i Östersjön förvandlas plötsligt until eventually ett regelrätt anfall mot Sverige, som står helt oförberett. Katastrofen är overall, statsministern är försvunnen, viktiga samhällsfunktioner slås ut och ett nedbantat försvar är på väg mot kollaps. Allteftersom dödstalen stiger får vi följa ett antal personers kamp below ett dygn som skakar Sverige i grunden.
Midvintermörker är en tät svensk technothriller i högt tempo.

"... tempofylld, medryckande och håller spänningen uppe fram until slutet."
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"Boken är en riktig sidvändare med motion från första until eventually sista sidan och risken är överhängande att guy inte kan lägga i från sig den när guy väl har börjat."
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Download E-books The Book of War: 25 Centuries of Great War Writing PDF

By John Keegan

Acclaimed army historian John Keegan’s anthology of battle writing from 25 centuries of battle
 
In The ebook of struggle, John Keegan marshals an impressive host of struggle writings to chronicle the evolution of Western battle in the course of the voice of the main eloquent participants—from Thucydides’ vintage account of historic Greek phalanx struggle to a blow-by-blow description of flooring scuffling with opposed to the Iraqi troops in Kuwait in the course of the Gulf warfare. Keegan gathers greater than 80 choices, together with Caesar’s Commentaries at the Roman invasion of england; the French Knight Jehan de Wavrin on the conflict of Agincourt; Davy Crockett in the struggle opposed to the Creek; Wellington’s dispatch on Waterloo; Hemingway after Caporetto; and Ernie Pyle at Normandy.

“The most sensible army historian of our generation.” –Tom Clancy
 
“A enormous piece of literary army history.” –Chicago Tribune

A brilliantly edited and accomplished anthology."—The long island instances e-book Review.

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Download E-books The Greatest War Stories Never Told: 100 Tales from Military History to Astonish, Bewilder, and Stupefy PDF

By Rick Beyer

Search the annals of army background and you may detect no finish of quirky characters and incredible actual tales: The topless dancer who stored the Byzantine Empire. the realm struggle I conflict that used to be halted so a football video game might be performed. The scientist who invented a pigeon-guided missile in 1943. and do not overlook the aged pig whose loss of life brought on a global obstacle among the USA and nice Britain.

This is the type of historical past you can find in The maximum warfare tales by no means Told. 100 interesting tales drawn from thousand years of army heritage, followed via a wealth of images, maps, drawings, and records that support convey every one tale to lifestyles. Little-known stories instructed with a one-two punch of heritage and humor that would make you shake your head in disbelief -- yet they're all true!

Did you recognize That:

  • One army unit served on either side through the Civil War
  • The struggle of Jenkins's Ear used to be truly fought over a sea captain's ear
  • Daniel Boone used to be attempted for treason
  • A siege on Poland in 1519 gave beginning to the wedding of bread and butter

Discover how battle could be a catalyst for switch; an engine for innovation; and an area for valor, deceit, intrigue, ambition, revenge, audacity, folly, or even silliness. need to know how the mafia helped the U.S. win international conflict II, whilst the notice bazooka was once coined, or how foolish Putty was once invented? learn on!

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Download E-books No Room for Error: The Story Behind the USAF Special Tactics Unit PDF

By John T. Carney, Benjamin F. Schemmer

“John Carney is among the few heroes I have.”
–LT. COL. L. H. “BUCKY” BURRUSS, united states (Ret.)
Founding member and Deputy Commander of Delta Force

When the U.S. Air strength determined to create an elite “special tactics” group within the past due Nineteen Seventies to paintings together with special-operations forces battling terrorists and hijackers and defusing explosive overseas emergencies, John T. Carney used to be the fellow they became to. because then Carney and the U.S. Air strength particular Tactical devices have turned around the area on delicate clandestine missions. they've got operated in the back of enemy traces accumulating very important intelligence. they've got combated terrorists and overthrown risky dictators. they've got suffered again and again the casualty price of America’s traditional forces. yet they've got gotten the task done–most lately in beautiful victories within the conflict on terrorism in Afghanistan, which Carney calls “America’s first special-operations war.” Now, for the 1st time, Colonel Carney lifts the veil of secrecy and divulges what really is going on contained in the special-operations forces which are on the vanguard of up to date warfare.

Part memoir, half army background, No Room for errors reveals how Carney, after a decade of army provider, was once handpicked to prepare a small, under-funded, categorised advert hoc unit often called model X, which even his boss knew little or no approximately. the following Carney recounts the tough missions: the key reconnaissance within the desolate tract of north-central Iran through the hostage quandary; the straightforward rescue operation in Grenada that changed into a protracted bloody fight. With Operation simply reason in Panama, the unique Tactical devices scored an important good fortune, as they took down the corrupt regime of normal Noriega with lightning velocity. barren region hurricane was once one other triumph, with Carney’s staff undertaking important search-and-rescue missions in addition to assisting to seek down cellular Scud missiles deep within Iraq.

Now with the battle on terrorism in Afghanistan, distinctive operations have come into their very own, and Carney contains a bankruptcy detailing precisely how the Air strength particular strategies d.c. devices have spearheaded the profitable crusade opposed to the Taliban and Al Qaeda.

Gripping in its conflict scenes, eye-opening in its revelations, No Room for blunders is the 1st insider’s account of the way precise operations are altering the best way glossy wars are fought. Col. John T. Carney is an airman the USA may be pleased with, and he has written a completely excellent book.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books On War, Indexed Edition PDF

By Carl von Clausewitz

On War is the main major try in Western historical past to appreciate warfare, either in its inner dynamics and as an software of coverage. because the work's first visual appeal in 1832, it's been learn in the course of the international, and has inspired generations of squaddies, statesmen, and intellectuals.

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