Year of publication: 2015
Koos Stadler SMALL TEAM MISSIONS BEHIND ENEMY LINES Dedicated to my father, Koos, who kindled the spirit of adventure in me, and my dearest wife, Karien, who had no option but to scale every cliff with me. About the layout The layout in this digital edition of Recce may differ from that of the printed version, depending on the settings on your reader. The layout displays optimally if you use the default setting on your reader. Readers can experiment with the settings to have the text displayed ...
Keywords: 51 Reconnaissance Commando Angola Bushmen elite soldiers Military History Military missions Operation Abduct Operation Angel Operation Caudad Operation Cerberus Operation Colosseum Operation Daisy Operation Killarney secret missions South African Army South African authors South African Border War Special Forces special forces training Terrorism
Ursula K Le Guin
Year of publication: 2017
Ursula K. Le Guin NO TIME TO SPARE THINKING ABOUT WHAT MATTERS To Vonda N. McIntyre, with love Introduction MANY YEARS AGO I recall seeing a cartoon in The New Yorker. Two men, one a seeker, the other a sage, sit on a ledge in front of a mountain cave, surrounded by cats. The meaning of life is cats, the sage is telling the seeker. Thanks to the magic of the Internet, I can pinpoint the year of publication as 1996 and the cartoonist as Sam Gross. The cartoon came back into my mind while reading ...
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Year of publication: 2014
Effective Modern C Scott Meyers For Darla, black Labrador Retriever extraordinaire Praise for Effective Modern C So, still interested in C You should be Modern C i.e., C11C14 is far more than just a facelift. Considering the new features, it seems that its more a reinvention. Looking for guidelines and assistance Then this book is surely what you are looking for. Concerning C, Scott Meyers was and still is a synonym for accuracy, quality, and delight. Gerhard Kreuzer Research and Development ...
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James Osiris Baldwin
Year of publication: 2016
James Osiris Baldwin BLOOD HOUND Thank you for picking up Blood Hound Join my mailing list and get your free copy of Burn Artist, the Hound of Eden Prequel: http:eepurl.comch6Jn Books in the Alexi Sokolsky series Available now from Amazon and Kindle Unlimited Burn Artist Book 0 Blood Hound Book 1 Stained Glass Book 2 Please note this book has a hyperlinked translation guide. Click any word with a link to see the meaning. Foreign words without a link have the translation in the same sentence. ...
Keywords: MM Romance Mystery russian mafia sorcerer Supernatural wizard
Year of publication: 2016
Moshe Lewin THE SOVIET CENTURY Edited by Gregory Elliott PREFACE The Soviet Union is no more. As some like to put it, Its history meaning Forget all that. Politicians, academics and the media elaborate on this formula in accordance with their specific interests and perspectives. But the term history is rich in meanings and the Soviet era is still recent history. Even if their numbers are declining, the majority of the populations of Russia and the other republics of the ex-Soviet Union were ...
Keywords: 20th Century Communism Europe Ideologies and Doctrines International and World Politics Politics and Government Politics and Social Sciences Radicalism Russia Russian and Former Soviet Union Socialism
Year of publication: 2012
Tim Curran PUPPET GRAVEYARD For Steve Clark 1 Five months after her sister Gloria disappeared, Kitty Seevers got out of the shower in time to hear a pounding at the front door. Throwing on a robe and wrapping her hair in a towel, she rushed downstairs to find the FedEx guy standing there. He looked amused by her appearance as if a situation like that had played often enough times in his private fantasies. After signing his clipboard, she took the registered letter from him. Thanks, she said. No, ...
Keywords: dummy puppet ventriloquist
Year of publication: 2000
When careers tear lives apart, despite the best intentions PRAISE FOR DANIELLE SteelA LITERARY PHENOMENON and not to be pigeonholed as one who produces a predictable kind of book.The Detroit NewsTHE PLOTS OF DANIELLE SteelS NOVELS TWIST AND WEAVE as incredible stories unfold to the glee and delight of her enormous reading public.United Press InternationalMs. Steels fans wont be disappointedThe New York Times Book ReviewOne counts on Danielle Steel for A STORY THAT ENTERTAINS AND INFORMS.The ...
Keywords: Commuter marriage Contemporary Fiction General Investment bankers New York (N.Y.) Physicians Romance San Francisco (Calif.)
Year of publication: 1947
Ayn Rand SCREEN GUIDE FOR AMERICANS The influence of Communists in Hollywood is due, not to their own power, but to the unthinking carelessness of those who profess to oppose them. Red propaganda has been put over in some films produced by innocent men, often by loyal Americans who deplore the spread of Communism throughout the world and wonder why it is spreading. If you wish to protect your pictures from being used for Communistic purposes, the first thing to do is to drop the delusion that ...
Keywords: anticommunism cold war Hollywood propaganda
Rudi van Dantzig
Year of publication: 1999
Rudi van Dantzig FOR A LOST SOLDIER Translated from the Dutch by Arnold J. Pomerans For Berendina Hermina, my mother, and my Frisian foster family, with thanks. Then they fold their hands in prayer, before their simple repast. And from side to side of the table an invisible cross is cast. Ida G. M. Gerhardt HUNGER WINTER Chapter 1 The alarm clock goes off at five oclock in the morning. I stumble out of my little room. A rectangular shape is waiting relentlessly in the semi-darkness of the ...
Keywords: gay MM romance pederasty WWII
Year of publication: 2006
Rise of the Horde Christie Golden Prologue The power the stranger radiated swirled in glorious hues and vibrations, flowing like a cape behind him, encircling his mighty head with light like a crown. The voice was audible in both the ears and the mind, and raced along the blood like a sweet song long forgotten and now suddenly recalled. What he offered was tempting, was exciting, and made the heart ache with yearning. But still, but still there was something. When he had gone, the leaders of the ...
Keywords: Blackhand Draka Drek’Thar Durotan Gul’dan Kil Ner’zhul Orgrim Doomhammer Velen ’jaeden
Joan D Vinge
Year of publication: 1984
WORLDS END 071-142-066-4.6 By: JOAN D. VINGECategory: Fiction Science FictionSynopsis:Volume 2 in the Snow Queen Cycle Now at last, Joan D. Vinge, best selling author of The Return of the Jedi Storybook, returns to the universe of her award-winning Snow Queen, with a novel as dazzling, as compelling, as the future classic Arthur C. Clarke. BZ Gundhalinu, police officer of the Hegemony, member of the elite tech class of the ruling planet Kharemough, left the planet Tiamat before the Stargate ...
Keywords: American literature Fiction General Immortalism Life on other planets Science Fiction Science fiction; American Technology
Year of publication: 2009
Daniel Suarez Daemon PUBLISHERS NOTE This book is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents either are the product of the authors imagination or are used fictitiously, and any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, business establishments, events, or locales is entirely coincidental. Without limiting the rights under copyright reserved above, no part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in or introduced into a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form, or ...
Keywords: adventure Computer Programmers Fiction Human-Computer Interaction International Economic Integration Science Fiction Suspense Suspense Fiction Technological Thrillers
George F Kennan
Year of publication: 1947
THE SOURCES OF SOVIET CONDUCT By X Part I The political personality of Soviet power as we know it today is the product of ideology and circumstances: ideology inherited by the present Soviet leaders from the movement in which they had their political origin, and circumstances of the power which they now have exercised for nearly three decades in Russia. There can be few tasks of psychological analysis more difficult than to try to trace the interaction of these two forces and the relative role ...
Keywords: anti-communism Cold War
Year of publication: 2013
Robert Gellately STALINS CURSE Battling for Communism in War and Cold War To Marie Abbreviations and Glossary Bolsheviks: Majority faction of the RSDLP, founded in 1903 Central Committee: Soviet Communist Party supreme body, elected at party congresses Cheka or Vecheka: Chrezvychainaia Kommissiia Extraordinary Commission, the original Soviet secret police, 191722 members of the secret police continued to be called Chekists even after 1922 Cominform: Communist Information Bureau, founded in 1947 ...
Year of publication: 2012
Demons Caress Demon Heat - 1 by Crystal Jordan This book is dedicated to everyone who likes to read smutty books. If you bought this one, you know who you are. This ones for you. Chapter One She was being hunted. Adrenaline pumped through Marons veins, made her heart pound and her breath rush as she darted between pedestrians and across a busy intersection. Horns blared and drivers swore at her, but she ignored them, a feral smile curving her lips. It was usually she who huntedshe who captured ...