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Chasing Gold

Chasing Gold


David Leadbeater

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

David Leadbeater Chasing Gold CHAPTER ONE Standing at a bare, undraped window, staring at the faade of the National Museum of American History where it let out onto Constitution Avenue wasnt quite Alicia Myles idea of a fun night. It was pitch black it was cold it was incredibly boring. Rob Russo, at her side, met her distant gaze with one of frustration. Cmon, Myles, its barely 22:00 hours. Cheer up, woman. Crap. That just makes it worse. Do you know how many different things I could be doing ...

Keywords: Action Adventure Archaeology Captain Henry Morgan Caribbean Historical Mysteries Mystery Pirates Thriller Treasure
Frozen in Time: The Fate of the Franklin Expedition

Frozen in Time: The Fate of the Franklin Expedition


Owen Beattie
John Grigsby Geiger

ISBN: 9781408840849
Year of publication: 2012

Owen Beattie and John Geiger FROZEN IN TIME THE FATE OF THE FRANKLIN EXPEDITION For Shirley F. Keen.J.G. For my first grandchild, A kasha a.k.a. PumpyO.B. Map Introduction Frozen in time is one of those books that, having once entered our imaginations, refuse to go away. As Ive been writing this introduction, Ive described the project to several people. Frozen in Time, I say. They look blank. The one with the picture of the Frozen Franklin on the front, I say. Oh yes. That one, they say. I read ...

Keywords: Archaeology Social Science
The Lost Goddess

The Lost Goddess


Tom Knox

ISBN: 9781101554340
Year of publication: 2012

Tom Knox The Lost Goddess Dedication This book is dedicated to the Tibetan villagers of Balagezong, Yunnan, southwest China. Authors Note The Lost Goddess is a work of fiction. However, it draws on many genuine archaeological, historical, and cultural sources. In particular: The Plain of Jars is an ancient site in remote central Laos, southeast Asia. It comprises hundreds of large stone vessels, maybe two thousand years old, randomly scattered across the meadows and fields of a limestone ...

Keywords: Adventure Archaeology Historical Mysteries Mystery Thriller
Solomon Key

Solomon Key


David Wood

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

David Wood Solomon Key Prologue Off the coast of Jamaica Peter Archer, or Red Pete as he was known to his crewmates, crept silently across the deck of the Blue Crane, which lay at anchor in sight of Port Royal. It was a moonless night, and the crew lay in drunken slumber after a night in port. Even the captain had imbibed to excess. This might be Petes only chance. He crept belowdecks, making his way down to the hold where Blue Cranes human cargo was bound. His heart raced. Could he really do ...

Keywords: Adventure Archaeology Historical Mysteries Thriller
Weapons of the Gods

Weapons of the Gods


David Leadbeater

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

David Leadbeater Weapons of the Gods CHAPTER ONE We are the core elements of Tempest, General George Gleeson told CIA high-flyer, Mark Digby. But our goals are too widespread to reach on our own. He waved at a bank of monitors positioned on the desk in front of them. Switch them on. Digby activated all five monitors with the push of a button. Gleeson waited for the newcomers to realize they were on-air, settling back in his padded leather chair and basking in the ambiance that surrounded him: ...

Keywords: Adventure Ancient Weapon Archaeology Historical Mysteries Mystery Thriller
The Denali Deception

The Denali Deception


Ernest Dempsey

ISBN: 1944647163
Year of publication: 2017

Ernest Dempsey The Denali Deception Prologue Washington, DC April, 1865 Mary wandered over to the window and pulled back the curtain to steal a peek outside. The streetlights flickered along the sidewalks, illuminating the road for the few carriages that were still out at this hour. Her eyes panned from one end of the street to the other, making sure there was no one loitering where they shouldnt. Over the last few months, her guests had come to meet at the boarding house in secret. Theyd taken ...

Keywords: Adventure Archaeology Thriller Treasure Hunter
The Seven Seals of Egypt

The Seven Seals of Egypt


David Leadbeater

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

David Leadbeater The Seven Seals of Egypt CHAPTER ONE A dense fog swirled and thickened beyond the edge of town, seeping inside the blurred boundaries with questing fingers as cold as ice. The midnight darkness, already close to impenetrable, congealed until it resembled a living, breathing, shambling thing. All noise was muted, and the views across the valleys toward what they now knew was Draculas castle were reduced to a creeping white mist pressed up against the window panes as if seeking a ...

Keywords: Adventure Ancient Weapon Archaeology Historical Mysteries Mystery Thriller
Caribbean Gold

Caribbean Gold


David Leadbeater

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2016

David Leadbeater Caribbean Gold CHAPTER ONE Alicia Myles perched on the very edge of her economy plane seat, probably freaking out all those around her as the plane twitched in turbulence, but not really noticing or caring. Her thoughts were far away, the light buffeting barely registering with her. How quickly and randomly life spun. How fleeting its best moments. How quickly a bright future could turn into a vision from hell. It wasnt as though this time at least shed made any mistakes. All ...

Keywords: Action Adventure Archaeology Captain Henry Morgan Caribbean Historical Mysteries Mystery Pirates Thriller Treasure
The Vault of Poseidon

The Vault of Poseidon


Rob Jones

ISBN: 9781517421007
Year of publication: 2015

Rob Jones The Vault of Poseidon Other books by Rob Jones The Joe Hawke Series The Vault of Poseidon Joe Hawke 1 Thunder God Joe Hawke 2 The Tomb of Eternity Joe Hawke 3 The Curse of Medusa Joe Hawke 4 Valhalla Gold Joe Hawke 5 The Aztec Prophecy Joe Hawke 6 This novel is an action-adventure thriller and includes archaeological, military and mystery themes. I welcome constructive comments and Im always happy to get your feedback. Website: www.robjonesnovels.com Facebook: http:bit.lyRobJonesNovels ...

Keywords: Adventure Archaeology Historical Mysteries Mystery Thriller
The Last Man

The Last Man


P T Deutermann

ISBN: 9781250008343
Year of publication: 2012

P. T. Deutermann The Last Man Given the tectonic power shifts taking place in the Near East these days, this book is dedicated to the fond hope that Israel will survive, both as an island of modernity in a sea of resurgent medievalism and as an outpost of democracy in an increasingly barbaric world. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS I want to thank my editor, George Witte, for letting me do this one after so many years, and also my copy editor, India Cooper, for doing her usual excellent job with the manuscript. ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Archaeology Espionage Fiction Historical Mysteries Israel Masada Nuclear Weapons Spy Thriller Suspense Thrillers
The Goddess Legacy

The Goddess Legacy


Russell Blake

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2016

Russell Blake The Goddess Legacy About the Author Featured in The Wall Street Journal, The Times, and The Chicago Tribune, Russell Blake is The NY Times and USA Today bestselling author of over forty novels, including Fatal Exchange, Fatal Deception, The Geronimo Breach, Zero Sum, King of Swords, Night of the Assassin, Revenge of the Assassin, Return of the Assassin, Blood of the Assassin, Requiem for the Assassin, Rage of the Assassin The Delphi Chronicle trilogy, The Voynich Cypher, Silver ...

Keywords: Adventure Archaeology Historical Mysteries India Thriller Treasure
Forbidden Archeology: The Hidden History of the Human Race

Forbidden Archeology: The Hidden History of the Human Race


Michael A Cremo
Richard L Thompson

ISBN: 9780892132942
Year of publication: 1992

Table of Contents Foreword Introduction and Acknowledgments 1 THE SONG OF THE RED LION 1.1 Darwin Hesitates 1.2 The Neanderthals 1.3 Haeckel and Darwinism 1.4 The search Begins 1.5 Darwin speaks 1.6 The Incompleteness of the Fossil Record 1.7 The Geological Timetable 1.8 The Appearance of the Hominids 1.9 Some Principles of Epistemology 1.10 Theories and Anomalous Evidence ......

Keywords: Amazon.com Anthropology Archaeology Fringe Science Gnostic Dementia Retail U.S.A.
Human Devolution: A Vedic Alternative To Darwin's Theory

Human Devolution: A Vedic Alternative To Darwin's Theory


Michael A Cremo

ISBN: 9780892133345
Year of publication: 2003

Table of Contents INTRODUCTION Ascended Apes or Fallen Angels Forbidden Archeology: The Hidden History of the Human Race The Extreme Antiquity of Nonhuman Species Genes, Design, and Designer Beyond Stones and Bones: Alfred R. Wallace and the Spirit World What is a Human Being Matter, Mind, and Consciousness The Cosmic Hierarchy: A Cross-Cultural Study Apparitions, Angels, and Aliens Paranormal modification and Production of biological form A Universe Designed for Life Human Devolution: a Vedic ...

Keywords: Alternative History Amazon.com Anthropology Archaeology Fringe Science Gnostic Dementia Religious Studies Retail
The Lost Heiress

The Lost Heiress


Catherine Fisher

ISBN: 9780803736740
Year of publication: 2011

Table of Contents Title Page Copyright Page Dedication Flainsdeath Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Games of Chance Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 The Tower of Song Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11 Chapter 12 Artelans Well Chapter 13 Chapter 14 Chapter 15 Chapter 16 Chapter 17 Standing in Line Chapter 18 Chapter 19 Chapter 20 Chapter 21 The Falls of Keilder Chapter 22 Chapter 23 Chapter 24 Teaser chapter DIAL BOOKS An imprint of Penguin Group USA Inc. Published by The Penguin ...

Keywords: & & Action Adventure Antiquities Apprentices Archaeology Business; Careers; Occupations Fantasy Fantasy Fiction General Juvenile Fiction Magic Social Science
The Margrave-crow 4

The Margrave-crow 4


Catherine Fisher

ISBN: 9780803736764
Year of publication: 2000

Table of ContentsTitle Page Copyright PageThe Broken HillsChapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7The Mirrors of HalenChapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11 Chapter 12The Barrier of PainChapter 13 Chapter 14 Chapter 15 Chapter 16 Chapter 17 Chapter 18The Crucible of FireChapter 19 Chapter 20 Chapter 21 Chapter 22 Chapter 23The MakersChapter 24 Chapter 25 Chapter 26 Chapter 27Praise Praise About the Author DIAL BOOKSAn imprint of Penguin Group USA Inc.Published by ...

Keywords: & & Action Adventure Antiquities Apprentices Archaeology Business; Careers; Occupations Fantasy Fantasy Fiction General Juvenile Fiction Magic Social Science

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