Download E-books Windrush: Crimea (Jack Windrush) (Volume 2) PDF

By Malcolm Archibald

After being assigned to Malta in 1854, Jack and his disreputable 113th Foot need to lodge to ungentlemanly activities to get themselves published to Crimea.

A lieutenant within the worst regiment within the British military, Jack hankers for promoting and popularity to regain what he sees as his actual station in existence. on the conflict of the Alma, Jack is distributed to normal Campbell of the Highland Brigade to supply the help of the 113th. Having buried the useless, Jack meets the gorgeous Helen Maxwell, yet quickly after gets orders to depart the country.

With the bold Russian military and the savage significant Kutozov as their enemies, Jack quickly unearths that lifestyles within the entrance is hard, with simply the wayward Helen to relieve the horrors of war.

Windrush: Crimea is the second one publication in Malcolm Archibald's sequence of nineteenth century army novels.

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Download E-books Invasion: The Alternate History of the German Invasion of England PDF

‘Macksey’s combination of what truly occurred and what could have been makes for an editorial such as Frederick Forsyth at his best.’ Jack Higgins

‘Convincingly defined and excellently illustrated.’ The day-by-day Telegraph

In June 1940, German troops massed around the Channel, poised for the invasion of england. With France defeated and Britain cowed, Hitler appeared prepared for his maximum gamble.

In this terrific and compelling exchange background the Germans release the invasion that, in fact, was once by no means greater than a plan. touchdown among Dover and Hythe, German troops push inland supported by means of the Luftwaffe and the impregnable panzers, and strike out in the direction of London. The British, eager to defeat the invaders, rally and get ready for an important disagreement – at Maidstone.

Realistic, conscientiously researched and fantastically written, this best-selling examine is a vintage of exchange historical past and a thought-provoking examine how Britain’s battle could have been.

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Download E-books The Dark Enquiry (A Lady Julia Grey Novel) PDF

By Deanna Raybourn

Partners now in marriage and in alternate, woman Julia and Nicholas Brisbane have eventually lower back from in another country to establish housework in London. yet merging their respective collections of devices, pets and servants leaves little room for the harried newlyweds themselves, not to mention Brisbane's inner most enquiry business.

Among the extra not likely consumers: Julia's very right brother, Lord Bellmont, who swears Brisbane to secrecy approximately his case. now not approximately to be ignored of whatever touching on her beloved—if eccentric—family, lively Julia quickly selections up the path of the investigation.

It results in the specific Ghost membership, the place the eye-catching Madame Séraphine holds night séances…and now not a couple of robust gents in thrall. From this eerie enclave unfolds a lurid tangle of darkish deeds, whose tendrils weigh down reputations and throttle trust.

Shocked to discover their research spun into salacious newspaper headlines, bristling on the pressure it motives among them, the Brisbanes locate they have to unite or fall. For Bellmont's sake—and more—they'll face myriad hazards born of darkish secrets and techniques, the sort males kill to keep….

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Download E-books Gloryland PDF

By Shelton Johnson

Born on Emancipation Day, 1863, to a sharecropping kinfolk of African and Indian blood, Elijah Yancy by no means lived as a slave, yet his self-image as a unfastened individual is at warfare along with his atmosphere: Spartanburg, South Carolina, within the Reconstructed South. Exiled for his personal survival as undefined, Elijah walks west to the Nebraska plains and, like different rootless younger African-American males of that period, joins the U.S. Cavalry.

The trajectory of Elijah’s military profession parallels the nation’s imperial adventures within the overdue 19th century: subduing local americans within the West and quelling uprising within the Philippines. Haunted via the terrors persisted through black american citizens and by means of his half in persecuting people of colour, Elijah is continued in basic terms through visions, thoughts, prayers, and his questing spirit—which finally unearths a house while his troop is published to protect the newly created Yosemite nationwide Park in 1903. right here, residing with little past mountain mild, chilly rivers, campfires, and stars, he turns into a guy who owns himself thoroughly, whereas realizing he’s left items of himself scattered alongside his life’s direction like pebbles on a creekbed.

Elijah's narrative voice—poetic, rhythmically cadenced, ranging freely via time—makes this novel a literary meditation on discovering a self and a non secular domestic, whereas unveiling a little-known bankruptcy of America’s past.

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Download E-books Glory in the Name: A Novel of the Confederate Navy PDF

By James L. Nelson

Then name us Rebels when you can we glory within the identify, for bending lower than unjust legislation and swearing religion to an unjust reason, we count number as better disgrace. -- Richmond day-by-day Dispatch, may well 12, 1862

April 12, 1861. With one jerk of a lanyard, one shell arching into the sky, years of anxiety explode into civil struggle. And for these males who don't know during which path their loyalty calls them, it's a time for judgements. this type of one is Lieutenant Samuel Bowater, an officer of the U.S. army and a local of Charleston, South Carolina.

Hard-pressed to desert the oath he swore to the U.S., yet not able to struggle opposed to his domestic country, Bowater accepts a fee within the nascent accomplice army, the place captains who as soon as strode the quarterdecks of the world's strongest ships are actually assuming command of paddle wheelers and towboats. Taking cost of the armed tugboat Cape worry, after which the ironclad Yazoo River, Bowater and his males, opposed to overwhelming odds, interact within the waterborne struggle for Southern independence.

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Download E-books Snow Melts in Spring (Seasons of the Tallgrass, Book 1) PDF

By Deborah Vogts

She loves the land. Mattie Evans grew up within the Flint Hills of Kansas. even though her kinfolk has misplaced their ranch, she nonetheless calls this land domestic. a talented younger veterinarian, she struggles to realize the boldness of the neighborhood ranchers. thankfully, her ally and staunchest supporter is John McCray, proprietor of the Lightning M Ranch. They either love the ranch, and can’t think residing at any place yet within the Flint Hills. He’s haunted through it. Gil McCray, John’s estranged son, is a professional soccer participant residing in California. The ranch is the place his mom died and the place each point of the tallgrass prairie stirs undesirable stories of his older brother’s deadly coincidence. Gil makes a decision leaving the ranch is the simplest resolution for his in poor health father and his personal unwell center. yet he doesn’t expect falling in love. Falling in love isn’t an alternative. Or is it? whilst Mattie is named in to save lots of a horse injured in a poor coincidence, she reveals herself unwillingly tossed into the center of a kin clash. mystery soreness, mystery passions, and mystery agendas play out opposed to the gorgeous landscapes as love ends up in a few unforeseen conclusions approximately forgiveness and renewal.

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Download E-books Of Windmills and War PDF

By Diane H Moody

An Amazon most sensible a hundred Bestseller with 50,000 copies bought and over 1,100 "Five celebrity" reviews.

The rumblings of struggle in far-off international locations mattered little to Danny McClain. becoming up in Chicago, his international revolved round after-school jobs, a rescued beagle, his pen buddy in Holland, and the Cubs' likelihood to visit the area sequence. Then, in December of 1941, in the course of his first 12 months at Northwestern college, information of the assault on Pearl Harbor hit a lot too with regards to domestic. After a sequence of unforeseen occasions over the following couple of years, Danny chanced on himself within the co-pilot seat of a B-17, stationed with the 390th Bomb team in Framlingham, England.

Anya Versteeg have been only a youngster while Hitler's troops invaded her fatherland of Holland in could of 1940. compelled to develop up a lot too quick, the feisty preacher's daughter eagerly immersed herself within the Dutch Resistance and its many efforts to thwart the enemy. yes that God had became His again on Holland, she closed her middle and did no matter what she needed to do to avoid wasting her kingdom prior to it was once too late.

By 1945, the folk of Occupied Holland have been starving. bring to an end from the surface international in retaliation for his or her failed try and oust the Germans invaders, the Dutch had no meals, no electrical energy, no gas, and little wish of surviving. hundreds of thousands have been death each day. Then, simply days earlier than the conflict ended, support got here to The Netherlands like manna from heaven.

Operation Chowhound held unique that means for Lieutenant Danny McClain. someplace under within the battered land of tulips and windmills was once the woman who wanted rescuing--after rescuing such a lot of others. And he could stream heaven and earth to discover her.

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Download E-books Wife : Borrowed! PDF

By Jack Blungeon

Reggie Stevenson lives by myself in a one storey, rambler sort residence round the corner to a tender couple, Bart and Morena McNagle.

Morena is outgoing, bright, and a truly horny Latina who's very pleasant to Reggie.

Bart and Morena are unfastened spirits – they drink and celebration, and like to change. Reggie, who's unmarried and has hassle discovering dates, is green with envy – in particular of lovely, lengthy legged Morena, for whom he has fallen in love.

Bart is aware Reggie is in love together with his spouse Morena, and turns out to discover it slightly fun. A consummate, tough and tumble personality, Bart more and more turns out to work out his spouse ordinarily by way of intercourse, and little else. he is half-jokingly invited Reggie to tag workforce his spouse with him, yet Reggie is just too embarrassed to claim yes.

One day Morena takes issues into her personal fingers. with out Bart's approval, she units out to provide Reggie the sexual experience of his existence. and some days later Reggie will get to journey her much more – he will get to tag group her at one in all Morena and Bart's switch parties.

But what do you do whilst your neighbor's spouse is seducing you – and her husband is a pleasant man, yet he is additionally an ex-criminal and outfitted like a linebacker?

Warning: this tale comprises sexual subject matters, sexual acts, sexual language, and isn't meant for readers lower than 18 years of age.

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