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By Alexandre Dumas

This classic ebook includes Alexandre Dumas’s 1849 old novel, "Louise De los angeles Valliere". The 3rd instalment of the ultimate episode within the D'Artagnan Romances, it maintains the narrative that began with "The Vicomte de Bragelonne" and "Ten Years Later". Louis XIV is eager to solidify his place as absolute ruler of France. approaching turmoil forces the Musketeers and d'Artagnan to come back out of retirement, yet is it for the proper purposes? a gorgeous continuation of Dumas’s well-known saga, "Louise De los angeles Valliere" constitutes a must-read for lovers of his paintings, and could make for a helpful addition to any assortment. Alexandre Dumas (1802–1870) was once a recognized French author. he's most sensible remembered for his intriguing romantic sagas, together with "The 3 Musketeers" and "The count number of Monte Cristo". regardless of creating a good deal of cash from his writing, Dumas was once nearly ceaselessly penniless due to his extravagant way of life. His novels were translated into approximately 100 varied languages, and feature encouraged over two hundred movies. the various earliest books, rather these courting again to the 1900s and sooner than, are actually tremendous scarce and more and more dear. we're republishing this antiquarian publication in a cheap, smooth, top of the range version entire with a specifically commissioned new biography of the author.

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Get Avenging Angel: A Pilot's Story PDF

By Spencer Anderson

AVENGING ANGEL: A PILOT’S STORY
A Carl Bridger experience, Prequel to The final Raider
“… a date so as to dwell in infamy …” these phrases, spoken through President Franklin D. Roosevelt on December 7, 1941, spurred younger Carl Bridger, the son of a Montana livestock rancher, to respond to the decision to accountability within the Pacific Theater of Operations. subscribe to Carl as he's reworked from a cowboy right into a warrior-pilot of the B-25 Mitchell. cross into strive against with the 501st “Black Panthers” Squadron of the recognized 345th Bombardment staff “Air Apaches” of Tacloban, San Marcelino, and Ie Shima, whose project was once to slam the door at the develop of eastern forces within the South China Sea and the Indo-Chinese mainland. Fly with Carl and the remainder of the “Black Panthers” during this gripping odyssey that rips Carl from his relations and liked Annie and takes him in the course of the heroic and sometimes nightmarish air battles of the previous couple of months of WWII within the Pacific. Buckle-in with the team of Avenging Angel on sorties encouraged by way of the genuine WWII challenge logs of the “Air Apaches.”

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Get Os dias do condor (Portuguese Edition) PDF

By Ronaldo Antonelli

Na trilha de Machu Pichu, a bordo do Trem da Morte ou contornando as alturas
dos Andes, viajavam jovens universitários como o Mestre, engajados na luta contra
a ditadura de seus países e na construção de uma solidariedade internacional. Ou como a Bia, sensíveis aos pórticos renovados da consciência e da percepção. Sobre eles estendia as asas o condor, protetor ancestral da cordilheira. Mas também projetava sua sombra a Operação Condor, afiando as garras contra todos os inimigos de sua velha ordem.
Ronaldo Antonelli também é autor do romance “O crepúsculo das letras”.

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William Efford's Picaroon PDF

By William Efford

"A sour divorce turns into the ultimate straw in Andrew Kincaid’s already stricken lifestyles. along with his spouse and 3 little ones long past and his vanity in ruins, the forty-one-year-old former sailor burns all his bridges, quits his long island urban task, and clothes a thirty-eight-foot yacht for a bold solo voyage.

Once on his boat, the Picaroon, he spurns the simple path during the Panama Canal, and as an alternative, chooses a damaging westward rounding of the notorious Cape Horn, then a trans-Pacific passage to Sydney, Australia, through Darwin’s Galapagos, and the islands of French Polynesia. Mountainous seas, hidden shoals, and unsafe coral reefs problem Kincaid’s crusing and navigation abilities on his 20,000-mile odyssey.

However, a unmarried shore go away in South the USA adjustments his existence in methods he may by no means have imagined. There he meets the boisterous and hot-tempered ex-pat Australian, Kate Devonshire, a fugitive operating from a gloomy earlier; the 2 start a sexually charged romance in Rio de Janeiro. finally, Kincaid travels deep into the parched barrens of the Queensland outback to the scene of a psychopathic rampage that stunned a nation."

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Get La Isla (Spanish Edition) PDF

By Victoria Hislop

El viaje físico y emocional de una joven inglesa que trata de desvelar su historia popular marcada por los angeles tragedia, l. a. guerra y las pasiones amorosas y enterrada en el más absoluto de los silencios.

Alexis, una joven arqueóloga británica de origen griego, viaja a Creta para desenterrar l. a. misteriosa historia de su madre, Sofía, celosa guardiana de su pasado. Al llegar al pueblo de Plaka, punto de partida de su investigación, se sorprende al ver que se encuentra a unas pocas millas en barca de Spinalonga, los angeles important colonia de leprosos de Grecia desde 1903 hasta 1957. ¿Qué oscuros misterios oculta esa isla habitada por el olvido?

¿Por qué los angeles madre de Alexis rompió tan violentamente con su pasado? Intrigada por estas preguntas, l. a. joven está decidida a desvelar los angeles turbulenta historia de sus antepasados y sus dolorosos secretos...

La crítica ha dicho...
«Apasionante. Impactante. Emocionante.»
Daily Telegraph

«El nuevo Capitán Corelli.»
The Sunday Express

«Una primera novela fascinante que ofrece, además de una historia de amor, una verdadera lección de tolerancia.»
The Times

«Sagas familiares, historias de amor prohibido, secretos devastadores... Una historia palpitante, vívida y absorbente.»
The Observer

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Fireside Stories for a Winter's Night - download pdf or read online

By Klothild de Baar

A compendium of 50 brief tales starting from politics and travels to stories of experience and romance. Their subject matters differ exuberantly from the 9-11 origins of the croissant and the bagel pastries over three-hundred years in the past to what existence within the universe could be like 1000 years from now. yet additionally they inform of liked pets and of damaged hearts. They make you snort and should circulate you to tears. They make you think that and spot stuff you by no means knew or neglected earlier than. existence in all its nakedness, vicissitudes, and mysteries.

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Eric Peltier's Witch's Knight PDF

By Eric Peltier

whilst Elias used to be a tender boy, his family members used to be murdered through a witch. A decade later, the hunted turns into the hunter, a knight whose venture it really is to kill all witches and different harmful fey. yet as a dangerous plot swirls round him, Elias will notice that now not all witches are alike, and his convictions can be demonstrated to their limits whilst he's pressured to choose from love and duty.

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Read e-book online Shelby's Creek PDF

By Mark Matthiessen

Valentin Schmitz loves Shelby's Creek, a 160-acre Iowa farm that represents not just third-generation relatives posterity, yet turns out as shut as he can get to being along with his loved past due mom and dad and grandparents, whose farm-life thoughts stay with him deeply on a daily basis. Then, at some point, he gets a letter postmarked in "England” with out go back handle. He suspects whom it’s from and suspects that its contents could name him clear of Shelby’s Creek, very likely eternally… Days cross earlier than he opens it. His worst fears are proven. He needs to visit France instantly. the one challenge is that France is lower than enemy profession. Upon contacting his former commanding military officer, he's provided a task with the OSS, the precursor to the CIA. His certain talents get him a eco-friendly gentle for fast embarkation. he's to help and aid underground pursuits with a French resistance community with subversion, sabotage, intelligence and assassination, the latter being the matter. He won’t kill, as he repeats many times. no longer desirous to kill has not anything to do with being a coward and every thing to do with respecting existence, he tells himself, a lesson discovered and deeply ingrained at Shelby’s Creek. tomorrow, as he leaves the farm, he needs for only one extra harvest; another complete spring season; yet one more iciness evening within the cabin subsequent to the fireside. yet he realizes quickly that there's whatever much more endearing than Shelby’s Creek.

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The Carpathian Gambit - download pdf or read online

By Steve Watt,Jeanne Halsey

A story of experience, Discovery & Uneasy Romance.
1989. The Berlin Wall has simply fallen and communism is crumbling all through jap Europe. An American businessman, by myself in Romania, tumbles right into a global of political turmoil, the place double dealing tyrants and enforcers fight to take care of their ruthless grip … and the place a lady of unusual personality and easy good looks ignites in him equivalent components of desperation and desire.
Follow Robb and Corina’s flight via a land and folks strained to the verge of collapse by means of Nicolae and Elena Ceausescu, of the world’s darkest despots.

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Download PDF by Austin Earl: Friendly Fire

By Austin Earl

What occurs while America’s most interesting army sniper, reviews “technokill difficulties”? Whoever coined the word conflict is hell, used to be incorrect. Hell is hell. but if a guy feels chargeable for the dying of his ally, the fiery flames of fault lick at his blameless middle. They smolder inside his mortally wounded judgment of right and wrong and threaten to burn him alive. No guy can reside that manner. No guy must have to. No guy who unearths everlasting redemption . . . will. pleasant hearth was once encouraged by means of the genuine occasions of warfare. pleasant hearth used to be born from the brain of an writer whose father witnessed the atrocities of Hitler and used to be baptized into international warfare 2 at the seashores of the Normandy seashores on D-Day. it's a own attempt to pursue inward peace, stolen with out permission by way of the horrors of conflict. it is a tale in regards to the love of kingdom, acquaintances, relations and God. If lifestyles teaches us something, it teaches us that irrespective of how varied we might imagine we're from others that percentage this planet . . . all of us bleed pink. all of us have a middle, a brain, a sense of right and wrong and a soul. Rejecting these truths won't swap their truth. pleasant fireplace will problem you to look your private strategies approximately love, mercy, and forgiveness. This ebook will do greater than entertain or train you. it is going to problem you to seem within your self, motivate you to confront your personal demons, and provide the way to switch undesirable guilt into unmerited grace. benefit from the journey.

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