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Thorpe's Candle

Thorpe's Candle


Joe Moore

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Joe Moore Thorpes Candle BOOKS BY JOE MOORE THORPES CANDLE ALSO BY JOE MOORE WRITING WITH LYNN SHOLES THE DESTINY CODE BRAIN TRUST THE TOMB THE SHIELD THE BLADE THOR BUNKER A short story THE PHOENIX APOSTLES THE GRAIL CONSPIRACY THE LAST SECRET THE HADES PROJECT THE 731 LEGACY THE COTTEN STONE OMNIBUS BAM JUST LKE THAT A short story ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Special thanks to my friends Ken McGorry James Glass DEEP FREEZE The North Atlantic, 1961 We got trouble. The words jarred Henry Bristol from his ...

Keywords: Secret Weapon Submarines Technothriller Thriller
Recce: Small Team Operations Behind Enemy Lines

Recce: Small Team Operations Behind Enemy Lines


Koos Stadler

ISBN: 9780624069447
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
Blind Love

Blind Love


Wilkie Collins

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2005

Blind Love by Wilkie Collins PREFACE IN the month of August 1889, and in the middle of the seaside holiday, a message came to me from Wilkie Collins, then, though we hoped otherwise, on his death-bed. It was conveyed to me by Mr. A. P. Watt. He told me that his son had just come from Wilkie Collins: that they had been speaking of his novel, Blind Love, then running in the Illustrated London News: that the novel was, unfortunately, unfinished: that he himself could not possibly finish it: and ...

Keywords: Conspiracies -- Fiction Domestic fiction Ireland -- Fiction Married women -- Fiction Secret societies -- Fiction Suspense fiction
The Heisenberg Legacy

The Heisenberg Legacy


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Christopher Cartwright The Heisenberg Legacy Prologue Luftwaffe Airfield, Stuttgart 22 January 1945 Oberstleutnant Wilhelm Gutwein watched as the Borgward B 3000 military truck backed up to the tail end of his aircraft. Once the green canvas covering the tray was removed, he received his first glimpse of the strange metallic device, which had been hurriedly transferred in secret from a laboratory in Haigerloch. The instrument looked to him like an oversized, charcoal-painted American football, ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Nuclear Weapons Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Ironclad Covenant

The Ironclad Covenant


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2018

Christopher Cartwright The Ironclad Covenant Prologue Natchez, Mississippi May 18, 1863 William Chestnuts ankles were bound by heavy leg irons. His wrists were locked in hand irons, which were then shackled to five other prisoners. All were then restrained using the same method. The shackles were the Darby type with barrel locks made by the Hiatt Company. The handcuffs had a square bow with notches on the outside that engaged a lock mechanism shaped like a teardrop. They were the same type hed ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
Code to Extinction

Code to Extinction


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright Code to Extinction Prologue Oymyakon, Eastern Siberia 20 Years Ago They buried his mother under a bruised sunset of purple, red and ochre. It had taken the better part of a week to dig the grave. A task made strenuous and painstakingly slow by the grounds constant state of permafrost. Through a process of lighting a bonfire, letting it burn for hours and then shifting the coals to the side, they were able to dig, inch by inch into the soil until the hole was finally big ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Aleutian Portal

The Aleutian Portal


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright The Aleutian Portal To my good friend Mike Riley, whose sense of humor and love of the outlandish were the basis for this novel. Chapter One Bering Strait Present Day The passenger studied the face in the old American passport. He bit his lower lip as his eyes locked onto the photo. It looked distant, almost forgotten, yet familiar too. Like a relative hed once known well, who had passed away when he was just a child. Hed been living a lie so long hed almost forgotten how ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Third Temple

The Third Temple


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright The Third Temple Prologue Namibian Desert, 1655. It was just before midnight when Harper Smith climbed to the final rise of the highest sand dune. The air smelled richly of salt, giving him hope the coast was near. By his calculations they should have reached it before nightfall. If hed made a mistake with his navigation there was no way they would survive long enough to see it corrected. He was badly winded. The muscles of his calves and thighs were hot with pain. He ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Nostradamus Equation

The Nostradamus Equation


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN: 9781520943626
Year of publication: 2017

Christopher Cartwright The Nostradamus Equation Prologue Desert of Barbary 1562 Modern Day Sahara, Africa It had been nearly ten days since his master had taken him to this barbaric and hostile land. Day after day, their small group of devout followers, slaves, and pious men had followed him into the inland sea of burning sand. It was the hottest, driest and most vile place Jacob Prediox had ever seen in his eleven years on earth. Ravaged by Portuguese pirates, Arab slave traders, Muslim ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Cassidy Project

The Cassidy Project


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN: 9781541043398
Year of publication: 2016

Christopher Cartwright The Cassidy Project Prologue Johnston Atoll, North Pacific Ocean July 9, 1962 It was 9 seconds past 9 a.m. precisely Greenwich Mean Time when the Thor Rocket, carrying a W49 Nuclear Warhead exploded at an altitude of 250 miles. Robert Cassidy clicked the stop button on his pocket watch to record the time. In the sky above, an explosion which would later be recorded as reaching 1.44 megatons, erupted sending an artificial aurora borealis of splendid colors across the ...

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Rogue Wave

Rogue Wave


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN: 1534886605
Year of publication: 2016

Christopher Cartwright Rogue Wave Prologue Bermuda, Five Days Ago The clock showed precisely 4:30 p.m. on the island of Bermuda. Luke Eldridge ran his right hand along his unshaven face. It was uncomfortable. For his 38 years of life hed always maintained a clean shaven face, until this week. At five-foot ten he was roughly average height for an American of his generation. He had thick brown hair. Hazel eyes. A smile that would have allowed him to go into politics and a cleft chin that made him ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
The Last Airship

The Last Airship


Christopher Cartwright

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

Christopher Cartwright The Last Airship This ones for my wife, Maricris, who is the best thing thats ever happened to me. Prologue Munich, Germany, 24 September 1939. It was exactly twenty three days since Germany had invaded Poland, setting into motion the largest war the world had ever seen. Peter Greenstein looked up at the giant in the clearing. Like a dark cloud in the night sky, she created an ominous silhouette above the opening in the already obscured forest of the moonless night. He had ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Nazi Secrets Sea Adventures Suspense Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
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
The Red Web

The Red Web


Andrei Soldatov
Irina Borogan

ISBN: 9781610395731
Year of publication: 2017

Andrei Soldatov and Irina Borogan THE RED WEB THE STRUGGLE BETWEEN RUSSIAS DIGITAL DICTATORS AND THE NEW ONLINE REVOLUTIONARIES Information wants to be free. Futurist Stewart Brand This is not a phone conversation. a Russian expression meaning a wish to discuss something in person because somebody else might be listening PROLOGUE In an otherwise residential district of southwest Moscow, a nineteen-story gray-and-white high rise, surrounded by a modest fence, could at first glance be mistaken for ...

Keywords: Computers HISTORY Political Science Russia and the Former Soviet Union Security World
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

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