Keywords: Military

Target Lock

Target Lock


James H Cobb

ISBN: 9780399148491
Year of publication: 2002

James H. Cobb Target Lock Other Books BY JAMES H. COBB SEA FIGHTER SEA STRIKE CHOOSERS OF THE SLAIN There aint no such thing as a totally original plot or character. Any author who claims to have produced one is fooling either you or himself. The best a writer can ever hope to do is to use some of the threads spun by those storytellers who came before him to weave a different and interesting pattern for his reader. Having confessed this, I would like to dedicate this book to the diverse group of ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Naval Technothriller Thriller
The Last Centurion

The Last Centurion


John Ringo

ISBN: 1416555536
Year of publication: 2008

THE LAST CENTURION John Ringo To everyone who has ever felt they were looking out over Hadrians Wall while Rome crumbled behind them. BOOK ONE IN A TIME OF SUCKAGE Chapter One Days of Wine and Song Call me Bandit. Okay, hopefully thats, like, the last time Im going to make a literary reference. But you never know. Beware . . . bewaaare . . . Theres a bunch of these stories out there now that people are getting back on the Net. I figured, what the hell Ive got one, too. Sure, we all do. But, you ...

Keywords: Military Science Fiction
HMS Holy Ghost

HMS Holy Ghost


Stephen Makk

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Stephen Makk HMS Holy Ghost AUTHORS NOTES Ive used some licence here to frame the story, my apologies to anyone taking exception to these inaccuracies. THE KILO CLASS HAS been in Russian service since 1980 but Iran didnt receive its first boat, the Tareg until 1991. ONLY IN RECENT YEARS, have Women been allowed to serve on Royal Navy submarines. THE ORIGINAL HOLY GHOST may have been found in a Solent mud bank. Timbers of a ship have been seen protruding from the mud at very low tide. It ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Submarine Fiction Submarines Technothriller Thriller
Ninety Degrees North

Ninety Degrees North


Stephen Makk

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2019

Stephen Makk Ninety Degrees North From the author A warming Arctic a dispute between the west and Russia. USA, Canada and Russia, along with China, struggle for supremacy in the high Northern Arctic. The coming Arctic conflict will require a reshaping of military infrastructure and bases. Vessels and airpower will need to adapt. It is all driven by hydrocarbons, minerals and trade. Trade will play a big part whoever controls the shipping routes and the seas around them is in a position of real ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Submarine Fiction Submarines Technothriller Thriller
The Tiger and the Dragon

The Tiger and the Dragon


Stephen Makk

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Stephen Makk The Tiger and the Dragon THE BUSINESS OF A SOLDIER is to fight. Armies are not called out to dig trenches, to throw up breastworks, and live in camps. But to find the enemy, and strike him to invade his country, and do him all possible damage in the shortest possible time But such a war would of necessity, be of brief continuance, and so would be an economy of prosperity and life in the end. To move swiftly, strike vigorously, and secure all the fruits of victory, is the secret of ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Submarine Fiction Submarines Technothriller Thriller
The Iranian Blockade

The Iranian Blockade


Stephen Makk

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Stephen Makk The Iranian Blockade THE BUSINESS OF A SOLDIER is to fight. Armies are not called out to dig trenches, to throw up breastworks, and live in camps. But to find the enemy, and strike him to invade his country, and do him all possible damage in the shortest possible timebut such a war would of necessity, be of brief continuance, and so would be an economy of prosperity and life in the end. To move swiftly, strike vigorously, and secure all the fruits of victory, is the secret of ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Submarine Fiction Submarines Technothriller Thriller
The Black Sea Horde

The Black Sea Horde


Stephen Makk

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Stephen Makk The Black Sea Horde Chapter 1 HI, IM NATHAN BLAKE. I dont believe in luck. Thats just the way it is. Its just not me. But Lady Luck, she didnt agree, she believed in me. It was years ago now, the day I embarked on my patrol. I was seeing Lucy at the time and it was on a visit to her elder sisters in Houston. We spent some time down on the waterfront, the Buffalo Bayou. I visited the Battleship Texas, and I was on board her for an age. She was a monster with ten fourteen inch guns ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Submarine Fiction Submarines Technothriller Thriller
The Spratly Incident

The Spratly Incident


Stephen Makk

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Stephen Makk The Spratly Incident THE SOUTH CHINA SEA DISPUTE FORWORD. The scenario in this book is not entirely fictional. The Peoples Republic of China is turning many of the islands and reefs of the South China sea into sea fortresses, complete with harbours, aircraft runways and air defenses. This resource-rich territory is disputed by China, Vietnam, The Philippines, Taiwan and others. The interview and discussion you will read in chapter one between Alessandra Cristoforetti and Dr Michael ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Submarine Fiction Submarines Technothriller Thriller
USS Stonewall Jackson

USS Stonewall Jackson


Stephen Makk

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Stephen Makk USS Stonewall Jackson Chapter 1 NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN. One hundred and thirty miles west of Eureka, Northern California. RIG TRIM TO ASCEND fore and aft. Up angle fifteen degrees. Make for periscope depth. Periscope depth, Sir. The planesman pulled back on the yoke and the deck tilted upwards. The control room crew leaned to compensate. After a short time, the planesman pushed the yoke forward and the boat came level. At periscope depth, Sir. All on board felt the gentle rise and fall ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Submarine Fiction Submarines Technothriller Thriller
Birth of a Boat

Birth of a Boat


Stephen Makk

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Stephen Makk Birth of a Boat Nassau. The Bahamas. The couple were locked in an embrace, they stood and kissed, off to one side of the departure lounge at Lynden Pindling airport. At last they unlocked. Yana, when are we going to meet again Soon Nathan, soon. Their normally fair hair was sun-bleached after the two week vacation. She was a strikingly attractive woman with blue eyes and an intelligent gaze. How are you traveling home Im flying, she grinned. He punched her softly in the ribs. Still ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Submarine Fiction Submarines Technothriller Thriller
Kill Zone

Kill Zone


Kevin J Anderson
Doug Beason

ISBN: 9781250183439
Year of publication: 2019

Kevin J. Anderson, Doug Beason Kill Zone Dedication To Tom Doherty, for supporting our writing for twenty-five years Some technical and operational details in this novel have been purposely altered for National Security reasons. Kill Zone: the area centered on the point of a nuclear explosion, which guarantees total destruction of human life Epigraphs DOEs proposed repository as designed will be capable of safely isolating used nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste for the ...

Keywords: Nuclear Incident Secret Military Base Thriller
Bering Strait

Bering Strait


F X Holden

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

F. X. Holden Bering Strait IF A TREE FALLS Bering Strait, August 2031 The iceberg had calved off the Arctic ice pack two years earlier. After wallowing for a while in the ocean off the coast it had been picked up by the transpolar current and then flung into the Beaufort Gyre, a swirling maelstrom of hurdy-gurdy waters that circulated between the East Siberian Sea and the Beaufort Sea off Alaska. Like a small child thrown off a playground carousel that was spinning too fast, it was dumped into ...

Keywords: Alaska Military Thriller Russia Technothriller Thriller USA War
Gods & Snipers: A World War II Thriller

Gods & Snipers: A World War II Thriller


David Healey

ISBN: 9780967416205
Year of publication: 2019

David Healey Gods Snipers: A World War II Thriller Theres nothing so much like a god on earth as a General on a battlefield. From The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara Chapter One On the day that Caje Cole lost his sniper rifle, it finally rained. After a spell of summer heat and drought, the skies opened up and drenched the French countryside. Lightning laced the sky and thunder rumbled deep as any distant German 88. An autumn chill rode in with the rain and wind. It was September 1944. The ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Snipers War WW2
Red Metal

Red Metal


Mark Greaney
H Ripley Rawlings IV

ISBN: 9780451490438
Year of publication: 2019

Mark Greaney, Lieutenant Colonel Hunter Ripley Rawlings IV USMC Red Metal TITLES BY MARK GREANEY THE GRAY MAN ON TARGET BALLISTIC DEAD EYE BACK BLAST GUNMETAL GRAY AGENT IN PLACE MISSION CRITICAL DEDICATION To Erin for all her wonderful love and support as we take this next big step together and for patching up me, and many other men, downrange RIP To all NATO forces past, present, and lets hope forever MARK ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The authors gratefully acknowledge the hours of research, thought, and ...

Keywords: Europe Military Thriller Russia Technothriller Thriller
Silent Hunter

Silent Hunter


Charles D Taylor

ISBN: 0441369340
Year of publication: 2015

Charles D. Taylor Silent Hunter Charter Books by Charles D. Taylor CHOKE POINT FIRST SALVO SHOW OF FORCE SILENT HUNTER THE SUNSET PATRIOTS Acknowledgments The undersea world of our nuclear navy is a strange and fascinating place and also one that wisely keeps to itself. I learned much about the Arctic environment from my friend, Steve Young, and his Center for Northern Studies, from Dr. Charles D. Hollister of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, and from Barry Lopez Arctic Dreams Scribners, ...

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