Keywords: korea

Hold Back the Night

Hold Back the Night


Pat Frank

ISBN: 9780062421814
Year of publication: 2017

Pat Frank HOLD BACK THE NIGHT For the United States Marines Chapter One CAPTAIN SAM MACKENZIE clung to his dream as long as he could. The dream was of his wife, Anne. She eased across the bed, and pulsed in his arms, but she was strangely cold, and he was bewildered. Come closer, he whispered, and she moved tight against him, but she was still cold, and no relief to his desire. Then in the half light that lies between sleep and consciousness he recognized, as if his mind stood apart from him and ...

Keywords: Action and Adventure Korean War
Aim High in Creation!

Aim High in Creation!


Anna Broinowski

ISBN: 9781628726763
Year of publication: 2016

Anna Broinowski AIM HIGH IN CREATION A ONE-OF-A-KIND JOURNEY INSIDE NORTH KOREAS PROPAGANDA MACHINE For Ava PYONGYANG September 6, 2012, 8 a.m. IM LYING ON A KHAKI BED at the top of the Yangakkdo Hotel: home to almost every entrepreneur, hack, spy, missionary, NGO and other misfit lucky enough to have snared a visa to the most isolated nation on earth. Unless, of course, youre cross-dressing NBA star Dennis Rodman, in which case youre probably greeting the day in the lavish palace of North ...

Keywords: Asia Entertainment Individual Director Korea Performing Arts
Steel Wind

Steel Wind


Jeff Edwards

ISBN: 9781640620483
Year of publication: 2018

Jeff Edwards Steel Wind PRAISE FOR JEFF EDWARDS BOOKS Jeff Edwards has created a superb thriller that grips the reader from beginning to end. Brilliantly executed. CLIVE CUSSLER, International bestselling author of RAISE THE TITANIC and THE ROMANOV RANSOM Unfamiliar and exciting territory a magnificent yarn Guaranteed to keep you turning pages well into the night. GREG BEAR, New York Times bestselling author of KILLING TITAN and DARWINS RADIO Jeff Edwards spins a stunning and ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Naval Naval Battles North Korea Technothriller War
Hunter Killer: The War with China - The Battle for the Central Pacific

Hunter Killer: The War with China - The Battle for the Central Pacific


David Poyer

ISBN: 9781250097958
Year of publication: 2017

David Poyer Hunter Killer: The War with China The Battle for the Central Pacific Here is a mountain range at last, old man, across your easy path No mole-hills, these bare cliffs, sharp ledges, frowning chasms, overhanging steeps No valley, no way through only the pass, high up and far. Now gird your loins face ancient facts take stock of what is in you You are brave enough you do not hesitate No fear you will scale a higher mountain than you climb you will surmount yourself You will be ...

Keywords: China India Military Thriller Naval Battles Okinawa South Korea Taiwan Technothriller Thriller War
Onslaught: The War With China - The Opening Battle

Onslaught: The War With China - The Opening Battle


David Poyer

ISBN: 9781250056313
Year of publication: 2016

David Poyer Onslaught: The War With China The Opening Battle It is time, Odysseus said, that I told you of the disastrous voyage that Zeus had willed. HOMER 1 The East China Sea The tiny, pale, crab-like animal had hatched only hours before. It scurried about a world it barely sensed. Tendrils of weed. Cool water, seething with microscopic prey. And arching above, a scatter of stars. The crab clambered here and there, fearful and greedy, grasping and eating. With only the faintest stirrings of ...

Keywords: China India Military Thriller Naval Battles Okinawa South Korea Taiwan Technothriller Thriller War
The Hunters

The Hunters


James Salter

ISBN: 9781619020542
Year of publication: 2012

James Salter THE HUNTERS for W who was my friend PREFACE TO THE 1997 EDITION The Korean War, in which the action of this novel takes place, was fought from 1950 to 1953. The geography of Korea and the sort of fighting that took place there were then familiar matters. Jet fighters were newly operational and the first combat between them occurred when pilots and planes from the Soviet Union were sent to support the communist armies of China and North Korea. They were opposed mainly by United ...

Keywords: Korean War
The Orphan Master's Son

The Orphan Master's Son


Adam Johnson

ISBN: 9780679643999
Year of publication: 2012

Adam Johnson THE ORPHAN MASTERS SON A Novel FOR STEPHANIE my sun, my moon, my star and satellite EPILOGUE CITIZENS, gather round your loudspeakers, for we bring important updates In your kitchens, in your offices, on your factory floorswherever your loudspeaker is located, turn up the volume In local news, our Dear Leader Kim Jong Il was seen offering on-the-spot guidance to the engineers deepening the Taedong River channel. While the Dear Leader lectured to the dredge operators, many doves were ...

Keywords: North Korea
Escape from Camp 14

Escape from Camp 14


Blaine Harden

ISBN: 9780230761186
Year of publication: 2012

Blaine Harden ESCAPE FROM CAMP 14 One Mans Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West For North Koreans who remain in the camps There is no human rights issue in this country, as everyone leads the most dignified and happy life. North Korean Central News Agency, 6 March 2009 The cult of personality surrounding the Kim family began with the Great Leader, Kim Il Sung, who was depicted in government propaganda as a loving father to his people. Although his leadership was brutal, his ...

Keywords: concentration camps labor camps North Korea