Download e-book for iPad: Stained-Glass Warrior by Nick Livingston

By Nick Livingston

ISBN-10: 1514715082

ISBN-13: 9781514715086

Synopsis
Jamie McCoy grows up in an Irish Catholic local in Chicago and indicates inventive expertise from an early age. via an opportunity assembly with an area lady within the tower of her studio, he's brought to making stained glass home windows for neighborhood church buildings and at the same time falling in love. Their lives and their households are introduced jointly like colourful items of glass, until eventually their artistic partnership is damaged via Jamie’s name to serve within the military in global battle II. As his unit progresses in the course of the horrors of the publish Normandy invasion, Jamie is the sufferer of a German sniper and needs to fight to come to the existence he had before.
What occurs subsequent is the tale of a brain-damaged soldier without wisdom of his earlier. With spectacular aid from either strangers and his spouse and kinfolk, he regains his identification and is going directly to develop into an international recognized artist. even if, his bravery doesn't finish at the battlefield; he is going directly to develop into a hugely arguable warrior selling a technique for a greater global utilizing his creative accomplishments.

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Get MASH (Cassell Military Paperbacks) PDF

By Richard Hooker

ISBN-10: 8869980545

ISBN-13: 9788869980541

The ebook at the back of the hit television sequence and movie.

The medical professionals and nurses who labored within the cellular military Surgical Hospitals (MASH) throughout the Korean conflict have been good expert, committed, and driven to the edge. and so they have been younger - too younger to be doing what that they had to do. As Richard Hooker writes within the Foreword, 'A few flipped their lids, yet such a lot of them simply raised hell, in various methods and degrees.'

Meet the true-life heroes and lunatics who fought within the Korean struggle, and event the martini-laced mornings, marathon excessive jinks, sexual escapades, and that completely corrupt soccer video game that each fan of the motion picture will consider. it is also a narrative of exertions and ability within the face of large strain and odds. this is the place all of it begun - the radical that made M*A*S*H a legend.

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Black Powder, Gray Hope: Vengeance by Marty Duncan PDF

By Marty Duncan

Synopsis:
Three ladies enjoyed him. just one may ‘capture’ the quiet guy who proved his braveness in a Civil warfare regiment. Patrick’s existence revolves round Kelsey, an Irish lass captured and abused throughout the Dakota warfare of 1862. Black Powder, grey wish portrays the image violence of struggle counterpoised opposed to the smooth hopes of courageous members at the Minnesota frontier.

Kelsey, a powerful self sustaining lady is captured and thrown one of the 260 white ladies who have been abused and threatened with dying by way of the Dakota Warriors. She is, in her brain, broken items and desires to benefit tips to belief males. Her rescuers contain Ransom Purdy, a debonair guy approximately city, an agent-spy for Grant’s military. His pal Patrick Harant is a courageous yet naïve Union volunteer. destiny throws them jointly; the Civil battle retains them apart.

Ransom and Patrick are injured at Vicksburg. Kelsey travels to St. Louis and joins different volunteers who're supporting the numerous injured males. it's the following that Kelsey discovers Anna Lee Roan, a girl detective who should be first within the affections of either Ransom and Patrick. presently after the conflict of Nashville (December, 1864) Kelsey involves Vicksburg to come back Patrick’s ring. She unearths a ‘working woman’ from New Orleans has got down to trap Patrick. Kelsey and Patrick watch while susceptible, debilitated males board the Sultana. 3 days later the Sultana turns into America’s biggest maritime catastrophe. At war’s finish, with the boys long past, Kelsey sits at the porch and ponders her destiny. Will she ever belief Patrick? Now that she has came across he's ‘half-Choctaw’ how can she ever belief him?

About the Author:
“The 5th Minnesota was once at citadel Ridgely while the Dakotah started to homicide immigrant women and men. They marched to rescue the hostage white ladies. The extra I discovered of the ‘ignored’ battle in Minnesota, the extra I was hoping to inform the tale of fellows and girls who lived at the frontier.

Marty Duncan taught English and Journalism; he later served as university superintendent. The background of immigrant miners triggered the writing of Gold …then Iron. (published, 2003). The state’s longest instructor strike turned a ‘fictional’ novel, Iron Lake Burning (published, 2003).

Duncan is a faculty board member, Vietnam period Veteran, a member of yank Legion and Lions and lives in southern Minnesota.

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Read e-book online Pukhtu Secundo (Folio Policier) (French Edition) PDF

By DOA

ISBN-10: 2072728991

ISBN-13: 9782072728990

Le terme pukhtu renvoie aux valeurs fondamentales du peuple pachtoune, l'honneur body of workers – ghairat – et celui des siens, de sa tribu – izzat. Dire d'un homme qu'il n'a pas de pukhtu est une injure mortelle. Pukhtu est l'histoire d'un père qui, comme tous les pères, craint de se voir privé de ses enfants par los angeles folie de son époque. Non, plutôt celle d'une jeune femme que le remords et l. a. culpabilité abîment. Ou peut-être celle d'un fils, éloigné de sa famille par l. a. strength du destin. À moins qu'il ne s'agisse de celle d'un homme cherchant à redonner un sens à sa vie. Elle se passe en Asie centrale, en Afrique, en Amérique du Nord, en Europe, et raconte des guerres ouvertes et sanglantes, des conflits plus secrets and techniques, contre los angeles terreur, le trafic de drogue, et des combats intimes, avec soi-même, pour rester debout et survivre. C'est une histoire de maintenant, à l'ombre du monde et pourtant terriblement dans le monde. Elle met en scène des citoyens clandestins.

Pukhtu Secundo complète et conclut le diptyque commencé avec Pukhtu Primo.

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Read e-book online De jagers (Dutch Edition) PDF

By James Salter,Ton Heuvelmans

ISBN-10: 9023455886

ISBN-13: 9789023455882

Kapitein Cleve Connell arriveert in Korea met als enige doel 'ace' te worden, lid van het eliteclubje straaljagerpiloten dat minstens vijf Russische migs heeft neergeschoten. Terwijl zijn collega-vliegeniers succes na succes op het bord weten te schrijven, zelfs onder twijfelachtige omstandigheden, heeft Cleve geen enkel succes. De andere piloten twijfelen aan zijn moed, Cleve zelf twijfelt over alles. En dan, op een ijskoude hoogte van 12000 meter, zal zijn geluk voor altijd veranderen. In een ademloos relaas, vol moed en wanhoop, onbeschrijflijke schoonheid en snoeiharde rivaliteit, weet James Salter tot de kern te komen van oorlog en literatuur. De jagers is een essentieel en tijdloos meesterwerk.

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Read e-book online Net force (Italian Edition) PDF

By Tom Clancy,Steve Perry,Steve Pieczenik

ISBN-10: 8817049948

ISBN-13: 9788817049948

Washington 2020. Una bomba uccide il comandante di internet strength, los angeles squadra speciale consistent with los angeles sicurezza di web. A prenderne il posto è chiamato il suo vice, Alex Michaels, che deve affrontare laminaccia più grave: l’attacco combinato di una famiglia mafiosa, di una killer specializzata in travestimenti e di un hacker geniale e spietato. los angeles posta in gioco non è solo l. a. vita di Michaels e dei suoi uomini, è il futuro dell’umanità, che verrebbe travolta dal collasso della Rete provocato dal cyberterrorismo. E l’unica possibilità di salvezza è un assalto armato in uno dei territori più pericolosi del pianeta.

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Read e-book online Exiles PDF

By M. Cruz

From the war-torn Jordan Valley to our nation’s capital, Exiles reaches into the lifetime of one guy and one lady to discover one of many longest-lasting and so much painful events in our time: the displacement of the Palestinians and the unceasing turmoil within the center East. this can be a tale concerning the seek and conflict for identification of a those that have paid the cost of no peace within the land of the Bible, who're anticipated to pay a debt to the lifeless and disinherited, and who're fated to behave out judgements made by way of others lengthy ago.
 
whilst Harry Mann arrives in Amman for a journey of diplomatic accountability in 1969, he unearths a kingdom heading for upheaval and he units approximately to place it correct. His Chicana spouse, Mercedes, clean out of an alcoholic therapy heart, is discontent to play the empty and unfulfilling position of a overseas provider Officer’s spouse. She is, in lots of methods, as displaced someone as are the Palestinian refugees who now lifestyles in Jordan.
 
Nabil Dajani is a type of Palestinians who now serves as Minister of Public Works in King Hussein’s cupboard. Like Mercedes, he's a guy in nice clash: torn by way of the interior fight among his liberal, internationalist outlook and the confines of conventional and provincial Islamic fundamentalism. Alienated from his spouse, it's only a question of time prior to he and Mercedes search, in a single one other, a few solace for his or her discontents.
 
In its cautious evocation, Exiles transports us to a land that resonates with historical majesty and today’s heartaches and joys. One reads not just to find the destiny of its characters, but additionally to realize a starting to be figuring out of the complicated adjustments happening within the Islamic world.

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New PDF release: Soul Of Rah (Saga Of The Rah Book 2)

By Susan Shepherd

ISBN-10: 0692425489

ISBN-13: 9780692425480

Soul of Rah, the second one ebook of the Saga Of The Rah sequence, starts off with the assassin's send docking on the citadel of the Amega at the cliffs of Anatolia. because the send enters the harbor, Mochlos, excessive monks of the Moon and maker of The Rah, schemes to make himself vital to hurry for you to guarantee his place in his new home.

To his dismay Rush has appointed Nikolaus Lieutenant normal of Amega, leaving the priest's destiny doubtful, and has disappeared within the evening to hold out a freelance made with demise King Hattusilis to kill his personal son, leaving his grandson Mursilis successor to the Hittite throne.

But Rush's paintings is interrupted through the bold consort to the King's son, Sophina, a gathering that might finally go away Amega open to a diabolical Amorite counterattack set in movement through a scourge animal.

Meanwhile, in Amega, Mochlos hatches his personal evil plan. He makes use of poison to sicken the boy-god, Rah, in an effort to persuade the murderer that merely he, excessive Priest of the Moon and the slave-god's maker, can regulate the god inside him.

In Soul of Rah, truth is married to invention because the writer maintains the saga of the slave-god Rah over the last days of the reign of Hittite King Hattusilis, with the unsolved assassination of his son and the perplexing and inexplicably short Hittite keep watch over of Babylon in 1600 B.C..

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Download e-book for kindle: Casca 19: The Samurai by Barry Sadler

By Barry Sadler

Feudal Japan. A forbidding island, the place honor is a warrior’s prized ownership, and his sword a quick and lethal device of satisfaction and vengeance. Casca joins forces with the mythical samurai warrior Muramasa. jointly they embark on an odyssey of bloody conquest…

A trip that results in the savage fury of samurai opposed to samurai!

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The Book of War - download pdf or read online

By James Whyle

ISBN-10: 1431403474

ISBN-13: 9781431403479

James Whyle takes at the conflict style with an eloquent narrative and a command of language and magnificence that captures the fragility and bleakness of the time. there's no doubt that Whyle is a masterful storyteller.

The publication of warfare tells the tale of a boy who involves manhood in a struggle. William Kentridge has known as it, “a infrequent feast”, and Rian Malan, “a first-class ebook, almost certainly great.”

An illiterate ecu baby is stranded at the southern tip of Africa. The British and the Xhosa were spilling each one other’s blood for 80 years and the child symptoms up for the clash within the desire of regular food and some shillings a month.

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