Keywords: War

Crimes Unspoken

Crimes Unspoken


Miriam Gebhardt

ISBN: 9781509511204
Year of publication: 2017

Miriam Gebhardt CRIMES UNSPOKEN THE RAPE OF GERMAN WOMEN AT THE END OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR Translated by Nick Somers ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS I am grateful for the assistance provided to me while researching this book from Martina Bhmer, an expert in dealing with traumatized rape victims in geriatric care, and Jrgen Klckler, city archivist in Konstanz. My thanks go also to the staff of the archives mentioned in this book, particularly Gerhard Frmetz from the Bayerisches Hauptstaatsarchiv. The ...

Keywords: World War II
Survival on the Death Railway and Nagasaki

Survival on the Death Railway and Nagasaki


Jim Brigginshaw

ISBN: 9781526740106
Year of publication: 2018

Jim Brigginshaw SURVIVAL ON THE DEATH RAILWAY AND NAGASAKI AUTHORS NOTE ANGRY, argumentative, a living skeleton that was the Jim Bodero I met 27 years after the war had ended. Id just taken over as editor of the newspaper where he was a compositorreader, the scourge of any journalist who mutilated the English language. I understood his irascibility when I learned of the terrifying ordeals hed been through as a prisoner of the Japanese, ordeals that for 27 years had left him in constant agony ...

Keywords: World War II
The Taster

The Taster


V S Alexander

ISBN: 9781496712271
Year of publication: 2018

V. S. Alexander THE TASTER To James E. Gunn, who lit the fire PROLOGUE Berlin, 2013 Who killed Adolf Hitler The answer lies within these pages. The circumstances surrounding his death have been disputed since 1945, but I know the truth. I was there. Now Im a childless old widow left alone in a house filled with memories as bitter as ashes. The linden trees in spring, the blue lakes in summer, bring me no joy. I, Magda Ritter, was one of fifteen women who tasted Hitlers food. He was obsessively ...

Keywords: Germany World War II
Ashes of Victory

Ashes of Victory


R J Pineiro
Joe Weber

ISBN: 9781937868703
Year of publication: 2018

Joe Weber, R. J. Pineiro Ashes of Victory Also by Joe Weber DEFCON One Shadow Flight Rules of Engagement Targets of Opportunity Honorable Enemies Primary Target Assured Response Dancing with the Dragon Also by R. J. Pineiro Siege of Lightning Ultimatum Retribution Exposure Breakthrough 01-01-00 Y2K Shutdown Conspiracy.com Firewall Cyberterror Havoc SpyWare The Eagle and the Cross The Fall Without Mercy Without Fear with Colonel David Hunt EPIGRAPH We will not prematurely or unnecessarily risk ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Technothriller Thriller War
State Secrets

State Secrets


Vil S Mirzayanov

ISBN: 9781432719234
Year of publication: 2008

Vil S. Mirzayanov STATE SECRETS AN INSIDERS CHRONICLE OF THE RUSSIAN CHEMICAL WEAPONS PROGRAM I am dedicating this book with love to my children Elena, Iskander and Sultan Introduction This book, while autobiographical and in many places entirely personal in character, is also a firsthand chronicle about the secrets of chemical weapons development in the Soviet Union and in Russia. I worked as a chemist for more than 26 years in the premier center for the development of chemical agents in the ...

Keywords: Biological and Chemical Warfare History Military Novichok Russia and the Former Soviet Union
Arctic Floor

Arctic Floor


Mark Aitken

ISBN: 9781741759419
Year of publication: 2011

Mark Aitken Arctic Floor CHAPTER 1 Gallen switched to whisky when the band started its second set. The drink burned down behind the beer, warming him against the cold seeping through the concrete floor. From his corner of the ballroom he watched soldiers trying to boogie around Tyler Richards, who was moving his wheelchair to a version of Start Me Up. Still say he gotta get hisself a better lawyer, said Bren Dale, pushing himself back with a big cowboy boot on the edge of the table. Shit, ...

Keywords: Action Adventure Arctic Fiction Military Technothriller Thriller War
Atomic Thunder: The Maralinga Story

Atomic Thunder: The Maralinga Story


Elizabeth Tynan

ISBN: 9781742234281
Year of publication: 2016

Elizabeth Tynan ATOMIC THUNDER THE MARALINGA STORY To the future. May it learn something from the past. Acknowledgments As a bookish introvert, I enjoy nothing more than the challenge of living inside a big writing project. I have lived inside this one for quite a while. I havent been entirely on my own, though. In fact, without the magnificent contribution of a number of people, there would be no book. I hasten to add that while I have been greatly assisted by some excellent individuals, if ...

Keywords: Environmental Science history Military Nuclear Warfare
Memoirs of a Wartime Interpreter

Memoirs of a Wartime Interpreter


Elena Moiseyevna Rzhevskaya

ISBN: 9781784382810
Year of publication: 2018

Yelena Rzhevskaya MEMOIRS OF A WARTIME INTERPRETER FROM THE BATTLE FOR MOSCOW TO HITLERS BUNKER Translated by Arch Tait Foreword by Roger Moorhouse Acknowledgements This is the story of the war as I saw it, from the battle for Moscow to the last days in Hitlers bunker, and Stalins efforts to rewrite history to his own ends. I am profoundly grateful to Yelena Kostyukovich, who took this book to an Italian publisher and kept an eye on how it was faring, just when her own amazing book, Food: ...

Keywords: World War II
Architects of Death

Architects of Death


Karen Bartlett

ISBN: 9781785903571
Year of publication: 2018

Karen Bartlett ARCHITECTS OF DEATH THE FAMILY WHO ENGINEERED THE HOLOCAUST For Max CAST OF CHARACTERS TOPF FAMILY JOHANNES TOPF 18161891: founded J.A.Topf and Sons in Erfurt on 1 July 1868. JULIUS TOPF 18591914: son of Johannes Topf. Ran Topf and Sons jointly with his brother Ludwig Sr, until he relinquished his share due to ill health. LUDWIG TOPF SR 18631914: son of Johannes Topf. Ran Topf and Sons until his death in 1914. ELSE TOPF 18821940: wife of Ludwig Topf Sr, mother of Ludwig Jr and ...

Keywords: Europe Germany Holocaust World War II
The German Army on the Eastern Front

The German Army on the Eastern Front


Jeff Rutherford
Adrian E Wettstein

ISBN: 9781473861749
Year of publication: 2018

Jeff Rutherford and Adrian E. Wettstein THE GERMAN ARMY ON THE EASTERN FRONT AN INNER VIEW OF THE OSTHEERS EXPERIENCES OF WAR Introduction For the English-speaking world, the German army of the Second World War is generally viewed through the prism of war against the Western Allies. The brilliance and audacity of German panzer commanders and their troops led to the shocking defeat of French and British forces in 1940, while the Africa Corps proved extremely vexing to British forces in North ...

Keywords: World War II
Heart and Science: A Story of the Present Time

Heart and Science: A Story of the Present Time


Wilkie Collins

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2005

HEART AND SCIENCE A Story of the Present Time By Wilkie Collins TO SARONY OF NEW YORK ARTIST PHOTOGRAPHER, AND GOOD FRIEND I. PREFACE TO READERS IN GENERAL You are the children of Old Mother England, on both sides of the Atlantic you form the majority of buyers and borrowers of novels and you judge of works of fiction by certain inbred preferences, which but slightly influence the other great public of readers on the continent of Europe. The two qualities in fiction which hold the highest rank ...

Keywords: Courtship -- Fiction England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction Guardian and ward -- Fiction Medical ethics -- Fiction Vivisection -- Fiction
Romanov Succession

Romanov Succession


Brian Garfield

ISBN: 9781453237724
Year of publication: 2012

Brian Garfield THE ROMANOV SUCCESSION For Bob and Mary, the Duke and Duchess of Leonia. Few events occur at the right time, and many do not occur at all it is the proper function of the historian to correct these faults. Herodotus A Note This is a novel of historical speculation. Some of its events and characters are real. Many are not. There were in fact three Romanov Pretenders to the Imperial Russian throne but they were not the three fictional Pretenders who appear in this book, nor were ...

Keywords: World War 2 World War II
Battlefield Pacific

Battlefield Pacific


James Rosone
Miranda Watson

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

James Rosone, Miranda Watson Battlefield Pacific Disclaimer This is a fictional story. All characters in this book are imagined, and any opinions that they express are simply that, fictional thoughts of literary characters. Although policies mentioned in the book may be similar to reality, they are by no means a factual representation of the news. Please enjoy this work as it is, a story to escape the part of life that can sometimes weigh us down in mundaneness or busyness. New Years Day London, ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Technothriller Thriller War WW3
Vendetta

Vendetta


Derek Lambert

ISBN: 9780008268497
Year of publication: 2018

Derek Lambert Vendetta DEDICATION For Jack and Nora, good neighbours I am tired and sick of war. Its glory is all moonshine War is hell. Attributed to General Sherman in an address at Michigan University on June 19, 1879. AUTHORS NOTE In 1942 while savage fighting was at its height in Stalingrad two snipers, one Russian and one German, stalked each other among the ruins. In this prolonged duel within a battle each marksman became the embodiment of his countrys desperate designs. That much is ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Snipers Thriller War WW2
Moxyland

Moxyland


Lauren Beukes

ISBN: 9780857660053
Year of publication: 2008

Lauren Beukes MOXYLAND For Keitu Kendra Its nothing. An injectable. A prick. No hospital involved. Like a booster shot with added boost. Just keep telling yourself. The corporate line shushes through the tunnels on a skin of seawater, overflow from the tide drives put to practical use in the clanking watery bowels of Cape Town like all the effluent in this city. Like me. Art school dropout reinvented as shiny brand ambassador. Sponsor baby. Ghost girl. I could get used to this, seats unmarked by ...

Keywords: Corporate Wars Digital Natives dystopia near future Teenage Riot

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