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Ukraine: ZBIG's Grand Chess Board & How The West Was Checkmated

Ukraine: ZBIG's Grand Chess Board & How The West Was Checkmated


Kermit Heartsong
Natylie Baldwin

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

Ukraine: ZBIGs Grand Chess Board How The West Was Checkmated Part I The opening repertoire beyond Conditions in the Soviet Union Reagan and Gorbachev The Failure of the Peace Dividend Zbigniew Brzeziskis Grand Chess Board The Neoconservatives The Philosophy Military Strategy The Wolfowitz Doctrine A Clean Break Robert Kagan and Victoria Nuland Responsibility to Protect Origins of R2P Libya An Abuse of R2P NATO: From Cold War to Global War NATO in the 1990s 1996 The Turning Point NATO in the ...

Keywords: Geopolitics NATO Russia Ukraine USA
Yashimoto's Last Dive

Yashimoto's Last Dive


Antony Trew

ISBN: 0312011164
Year of publication: 1987

Antony Trew Yashimotos Last Dive BY THE SAME AUTHOR Two Hours to Darkness Smoke Island The Sea Break The White Schooner Towards the Tamarind Trees The Moonraker Mutiny Klebers Convoy The Zhukov Briefing Ultimatum Death of a Supertanker The Antonov Project Sea Fever Running Wild Bannisters Chart The C-in-C Eastern Fleet had further reason to be perturbed by losses in the Indian Ocean. Many sinkings by the Japanese were marked by atrocities. The blood lust of their submarine commanders seems to ...

Keywords: Japan Military Thriller Naval Battles Submarine Fiction Submarines Thriller USA WW2
Malice

Malice


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440223238
Year of publication: 1997

When the past is your enemy,all you have is the presentMALICE PRAISE FORDANIELLE STEELSTEEL IS ONE OF THE BESTLos Angeles TimesTHE PLOTS OF DANIELLE STEELS NOVELSTWIST AND WEAVE AS INCREDIBLE STORIESUNFOLD TO THE GLEE AND DELIGHT OF HERENORMOUS READING PUBLIC.United Press InternationalMs. Steels fans wont be disappointedThe New York Times Book ReviewSteel writes convincingly about universalhuman emotions.Publishers WeeklyOne of the worlds most popular authors.The Baton Rouge SunFEW MODERN ...

Keywords: Adult child abuse victims Contemporary Fiction General Malicious accusation New York (N.Y.) Parricide Politicians' spouses Psychological Romance Sexual abuse victims Thrillers Victims of family violence Women prisoners Young women
Leaving Orbit

Leaving Orbit


Margaret Lazarus Dean

ISBN: 9781555977092
Year of publication: 2015

Margaret Lazarus Dean LEAVING ORBIT Notes from the Last Days of American Spaceflight To Elliot, and the future Lovell: Well, how about lets take off our gloves and helmets, huh Anders: Okay. Lovell: I mean, lets get comfortable. This is going to be a long trip. Transcript of Apollo 8, first mission to lunar orbit, 1968 It is easy to see the beginnings of things, and harder to see the ends. Joan Didion, Goodbye to All That, 1968 Diagrams Saturn V Space Shuttle Credit: NASA PROLOGUE: Air and Space ...

Keywords: USA propaganda
The Disposable Man

The Disposable Man


Archer Mayor

ISBN: 9781939767080
Year of publication: 2013

Archer Mayor The Disposable Man Chapter 1 Ron Klesczewski drove with both hands on the wheel, his eyes intent on the twisting dirt road ahead. Do we know for sure this isnt a dog or a dead deer or something Tyler asked from the backseat. I twisted around to face him. Not according to Sheila. She checked it out. Its definitely a man. J.P. Tyler scowled silently into his lap. A suicide, I bet, he said glumly. The forensics expert of my four-member squad, he was along for good reason, but hed been ...

Keywords: USA
Bellows Falls

Bellows Falls


Archer Mayor

ISBN: 9781939767004
Year of publication: 1997

Archer Mayor Bellows Falls Chapter 1 MY DESK LAMP LIGHT BARELY REACHED the far corners of my small, glassed-in office, leaving the squad room beyond completely dark. The lighting shrouded the whole place with an uncharacteristic intimacy, enhancing the quiet isolation I enjoyed when working after hours. The phones sudden, electronic chirping came as a jarring intrusion. Gunther. Lieutenant, this is Marshall Smith. Pierre and I are down at the Retreat. I think weve found someone you been wanting ...

Keywords: USA
The Ragman's memory

The Ragman's memory


Archer Mayor

ISBN: 9781939767073
Year of publication: 1996

Archer Mayor The Ragmans Memory 1 Joe Youve got a visitor. I looked up from the paperwork spread across my desk. Harriet Fritter, the squads administrative assistant, stood in the doorway with a half-smile on her face. I glanced at the calendar thumbtacked to the wall before me, wondering what appointment Id forgotten. There was nothing under todays date. Harriet stepped aside and gestured to a small, skinny girl with large, thick, wire-rim glasses, looking very serious. I guessed her to be ...

Keywords: USA
The Dark Root

The Dark Root


Archer Mayor

ISBN: 9781939767066
Year of publication: 1995

Archer Mayor The Dark Root 1 M-80, O-45. It was late, cold, and the streets had been quiet for hours, giving the tension in the callers voice a chilling element of dread. I paused on my way to the wall-mounted mail slots as the night dispatcher leaned forward and depressed the transmit button with his thumb. 80. Charley Davis kept his voice flat, only his narrowed eyes betraying his concentration. Every call was a potential crisis, and the police dispatcher was the crucial linchpin. Im on a ...

Keywords: USA
Fruits of the Poisonous Tree

Fruits of the Poisonous Tree


Archer Mayor

ISBN: 9781939767059
Year of publication: 1994

Archer Mayor Fruits of the Poisonous Tree 1 I woke with a start, muscles tense, my eyes darting around the darkened, familiar room. There was no sound, nothing amiss, no obvious cause for alarm. I was alone, in bed, in my apartment-as usual. I pushed back the covers and swung my feet to the floor, wincing slightly as the cold hit my body. It was early fall, not even foliage season, but the nights were already yielding to occasional temperature drops, warning shots from an approaching winter. I ...

Keywords: USA
The Skeleton's knee

The Skeleton's knee


Archer Mayor

ISBN: 9781939767042
Year of publication: 1993

Archer Mayor The Skeletons Knee Part One 1 I have a body for you. The voice on the line-smooth, cultured, and completely serious-was Beverly Hillstroms, Vermonts chief medical examiner. I cradled the phone between my shoulder and cheek and poured several packets of sugar into my coffee. Unlike the larger urban charnel houses of New York or Los Angeles, the Brattleboro, Vermont, Police Department did not export corpses to the MEs office for autopsy every day of the week, nor even once every six ...

Keywords: USA
Scent of Evil

Scent of Evil


Archer Mayor

ISBN: 9781939767035
Year of publication: 1992

Archer Mayor Scent of Evil 1 A human hand stuck out of the fresh dirt like a pale succulent plant, except this plant was wearing a silver ring, which twinkled fiercely in the burning sun. Want us to check it out I turned at the quiet voice, looking over my shoulder to the top of the embankment. Two young men in white shirts with Rescue, Inc. shoulder patches stood above me. The taller one had a medical kit in his hand. Behind them, only half visible from where I stood, was a large, boxy ...

Keywords: USA
Three Can Keep a Secret

Three Can Keep a Secret


Archer Mayor

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2013

Archer Mayor Three Can Keep a Secret CHAPTER ONE Leo Gunther gingerly closed the squeaky door of his beloved and battered Ford Mustang and glanced up at the low-hanging sky. He was a butcher by trade, a collector of vintage cars from the 60s, who still lived with his mother on the family homestead. But while also the second son of a lifelong Vermont farmer, now long passed on, he wasnt any more connected to the soil or dependent upon the weather than the average bank teller. Even as a kid, hed ...

Keywords: USA
St. Albans Fire

St. Albans Fire


Archer Mayor

ISBN: 9781939767134
Year of publication: 2005

Archer Mayor St. Albans Fire Chapter 1 Bobby Cutts lay on his bed, watching the bedroom ceiling, its shadowy surface painted by the downstairs porch light in a pattern hed known forever. This room and the barn across the road had always been his sanctuaries-places of private celebration during high times, as when Beverly Cable allowed him a kiss in the eighth grade-and harbors to which he retired in pain, as now, when Marianne had once again suggested that they should try seeing other people. He ...

Keywords: USA
Gatekeeper

Gatekeeper


Archer Mayor

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2002

Archer Mayor Gatekeeper Chapter 1 Thats five dollars even. Arnie Weller looked over the shoulder of the balding man holding out a ten-dollar bill and checked on the whereabouts of the young woman hed seen entering a few minutes earlier. Out of ten, he automatically chanted, not bothering to meet his customers eyes. Where was she He turned to the cash register, his fingers dancing across the keyboard in a blur. He caught the spring-loaded drawer against his hip as it opened, quickly made change, ...

Keywords: USA
Tucker Peak

Tucker Peak


Archer Mayor

ISBN: 9781939767110
Year of publication: 2001

Archer Mayor Tucker Peak Chapter 1 I glanced over Snuffy Dawsons well-padded shoulder at the snow drifting by out the window. It was falling in thick, light flakes, like goose down meandering earthward after a well-conducted pillow fight. An avuncular man, Snuffy was the sheriff from the county next door-called Daniel only by his oldest female relatives-and as canny a politician as he was old-fashioned a police officer. He liked things simple and straightforward, or so he said, which put him ...

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