Keywords: arctic

The Frozen Deep

The Frozen Deep


Wilkie Collins

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1999

THE FROZEN DEEP by Wilkie Collins First Scene The Ball-room Chapter 1. The date is between twenty and thirty years ago. The place is an English sea-port. The time is night. And the business of the moment isdancing. The Mayor and Corporation of the town are giving a grand ball, in celebration of the departure of an Arctic expedition from their port. The ships of the expedition are two in numberthe Wanderer and the Sea-mew. They are to sail in search of the Northwest Passage on the next day, with ...

Keywords: Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- Fiction England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction Wilderness survival -- Fiction
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
Man on Ice: Russia vs the USA - in Alaska

Man on Ice: Russia vs the USA - in Alaska


Humphrey Hawksley

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Humphrey Hawksley Man on Ice: Russia vs the USA in Alaska A Selection of Recent Titles by Humphrey Hawksley The Rake Ozenna Series MAN ON ICE The Kat Polinski Series SECURITY BREACH HOME RUN FRIENDS AND ENEMIES The Future History Series DRAGON STRIKE DRAGON FIRE THE THIRD WORLD WAR available from Severn House Dedication To all families and nations divided by politics Map THE FOLLOWING TAKES PLACE IN THE TWO DAYS BEFORE THE AMERICAN PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURATION ON JANUARY 20th ONE Little Diomede, ...

Keywords: Action Alaska Arctic Military Thriller Russian Invasion Thriller WW3
Ice Rift

Ice Rift


Ben Hammott

ISBN: 9780956236982
Year of publication: 2016

Ben Hammott ICE RIFT Acknowledgments I would like to thank the NASAGSFCMETIERSDACJAROS, and U.S.Japan ASTER Science Team for their help in providing information about the Antarctic ice rift in the Pine Island Glacier and everyone who advised me on the extreme weather conditions and dangers experienced while traversing the remote areas of Antarctica. Any mistakes or liberties taken with this information are my own. NOTE FROM AUTHOR I had always wanted to set a book in the remote wastes of ...

Keywords: Action Aliens Antarctica Exploration First Contact Spacecraft Survival
The Hunt for Excalibur

The Hunt for Excalibur


Preston W Child
Tasha Danzig

ISBN: 9781973561941
Year of publication: 2017

Preston W. Child, Tasha Danzig The Hunt for Excalibur Prologue The island was undefended, yet many had died in the initial attack. Two days into the occupation, it became evident that the landscape was ideal and the inhabitants easy to subdue, therefore leading to instant hoisting of German flags. Fear ran rampant among those who chose to stay after the evacuation, but they hoped that adherence would profit them mercy. Four years on, the islanders had become accustomed to their occupants, ...

Keywords: Action Adventure Antarctica Historical Military Technothriller Thriller
Operation Antarctica

Operation Antarctica


William Meikle

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

William Meikle Operation Antarctica -1 - Captain John Banks mind reeled with the information hed just been given. Huddled against the cold, he stood on the deck of the icebreaker wondering what to tell the squad. The Southern Cross hung high in the sky amid a blanket of stars, and away on the horizon the white wall of the ice shelf that was their destination was clearly visible in the twilight that passed for full nighttime at this time of year. The vessels sharp prow cleaved the waves, and they ...

Keywords: Antarctica Horror Nazi Secrets Science Fiction Thriller
Ice Fortress

Ice Fortress


Robert B Williams

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Robert B. Williams Ice Fortress Prologue January 4, 1945 Bastogne, Belgium 4th Armored Division HQ The generals cold stare mirrored the bleak, snow covered battlefield he surveyed through the window. The bullet shattered glass did little to stop the numbing chill of the air penetrating his makeshift headquarters, yet sweat dampened his sharply pressed shirt. As his hands balled into fists behind his back, his impatience became almost palpable. Abandoned German Tiger tanks littered the muddy ...

Keywords: Action Antarctica Nazi Secrets Secret Weapon Submarine Fiction Thriller Wunderwaffe