Iceberg (Dirk Pitt, Book 3) by Clive Cussler

By Clive Cussler

Dirk Pitt sequence, e-book #3

The towering iceberg drifting within the North Atlantic was once a floating tomb. Embedded within the nice glowing mass was once a boat - sealed in so solidly that now not even its mast protruded. the following used to be a sea secret to rank along the Bermuda Triangle and the Marie Celeste. yet for significant Dirk Pitt, most sensible troubleshooter for the nationwide Underwater and Marine service provider, it was once additionally the 1st hyperlink in a wonderful chain of occasions that might lead him too shut - and too frequently - to violent demise. And to the invention of the main sinister and weird conspiracy of the century ...ICEBERG.

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Killing for the Company: Just Another Day at the Office... by Chris Ryan

By Chris Ryan

Former SAS legend Chris Ryan brings you his 16th novel and it really is choked with all his trademark motion, thrills and inside of knowledge.

2003. Invalided out of the SAS Chet Freeman makes his dwelling in high-end safeguard, on a brief agreement for an American company known as the Grosvenor crew. He catches a tender girl, a peace campaigner, eavesdropping on a gathering the gang is maintaining with the British top Minister.

The Group's pursuits contain hands manufacture, and what Chet and the younger lady overhear turns out to suggest that it's bribing the best Minister to take his state into an unlawful warfare. "Could this probably be precise? "Somebody believes that this can be a mystery that wishes protecting up, simply because Chet and the lady are attacked. Hunted down, they move into hiding, and a dangerous video game of cat and mouse begins.

Nearly ten years later rigidity is attaining verge of collapse in Jerusalem. The now ex-Prime Minister is operating as a center East peace envoy. because the urban descends into anarchy and rival armies are poised to show it right into a battlefield, Chet's top blood brother, Luke, is a part of a crew tasked through the Regiment with extracting the ex-Prime Minister.At the peak of the conflict Luke discovers a conspiracy way more devastating than any fingers deal.

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Battle Royale: The Novel by Koushun Takami

By Koushun Takami

In an alternate destiny Japan, junior excessive scholars are pressured to struggle to the loss of life! L to R (Western Style). Koushun Takami's infamous high-octane mystery relies on an impossible to resist premise: a category of junior highschool scholars is taken to a abandoned island the place, as a part of a ruthless authoritarian software, they're supplied palms and compelled to kill each other till just one survivor is left status. Criticized as violent exploitation whilst first released in Japan--where it then proceeded to turn into a runaway bestseller--Battle Royale is a Lord of the Fliesfor the twenty first century, a effective allegory of what it ability to be younger and (barely) alive in a dog-eat-dog international. Made right into a arguable hit motion picture of an analogous identify, Battle Royale is already a modern jap pulp vintage, now on hand for the 1st time within the English language. a bunch of highschool scholars are taken to small remoted island and compelled to struggle one another until eventually just one continues to be alive! in the event that they holiday the foundations a different collar blows their heads off. Koushun Takami's brutal, high-octane mystery is informed in breathless. blow-by-blow type. Battle Royale is a latest jap pulp vintage now on hand for the 1st time in English.

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Golden Fox (Courtney Family: Second Sequence, Book 4) by Wilbur A. Smith

By Wilbur A. Smith

She felt Ramón come unsleeping and spring from the mattress, bare and lithe as a jungle cat. She heard the metal giggle of a firearm as he snatched the pistol from the holster. within the darkness a yellow flower of gun-flamed bloomed, and a unmarried bullet whiplashed throughout twenty yards of open ground... within the searing warmth of a divided Africa 20 years of sour dynastic clash explode with terrifying ferocity.

To Gary and Sean Courtney it's a fight to the top; brother pitted opposed to brother as they're dragged unwittingly into the lair of a global terrorist. simply Isabella Courtney stands among them and the mutual destruction they've got willed for therefore lengthy. attractive, headstrong Isabella; the hyperlink to 'Golden Fox' - a guy whose alias hides a sinister and lethal secret... Traversing an enormous landscape, from the center of London society to the grandeur of Spain, from parched Ethiopia to war-torn Angola and directly to the blazing searching grounds of South Africa and Zimbabwe, Golden Fox is masterful storytelling from the sector of warfare; an experience of stirring, impossible to resist depth.

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Success to the Brave (The Bolitho Novels) (Volume 15) by Alexander Kent

By Alexander Kent

Spring 1802, and the Peace Treaty of Amiens, signed just a couple of weeks prior, is already displaying symptoms of cave in. Britain and France wrangle over the go back of colonial possessions received and misplaced in the course of their lengthy, bloody warfare and within the little 64-gun Achates, Vice-Admiral Richard Bolitho sails for the United States and the Caribbean.

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jQuery in Action (2nd Edition) by Bear Bibeault, Yehuda Katz

By Bear Bibeault, Yehuda Katz

A truly strong net improvement framework anticipates your wishes. jQuery does more-it virtually reads your brain. builders fall in love with this JavaScript library the instant they see 20 strains of code lowered to 3. jQuery is concise and readable.

jQuery in motion, moment Edition is a fast paced advent and advisor. It indicates you the way to traverse HTML records, deal with occasions, practice animations, and upload Ajax in your web content. The book's specified "lab pages" anchor the reason of every new idea in a pragmatic instance. You'll learn the way jQuery interacts with different instruments and frameworks and the way to construct jQuery plugins.

This revised and multiplied moment variation comprises much more lab pages than sooner than, in addition to a variety of examples that exhibit the newest most sensible practices constructed by means of the jQuery group. It presents complete insurance of jQuery 1.4, besides a deeper examine the ever-expanding global of jQuery plug-ins.

This booklet calls for a few wisdom of JavaScript and Ajax yet no earlier adventure with jQuery.

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The Lord of the Clans by Chris Lange

By Chris Lange

Captured through a rival extended family, Ariana is chained to a wall and approximately to be tortured. The 4 Kingdoms aren't secure anymore. as though crossing risky territories wasn't undesirable adequate, she is now trapped in a cave along with her jailers. yet they've got all of it wrong.
She isn't a secret agent, she's only a healer on her method to her ailing aunt. get away is out of the query as she's a susceptible girl, but worry twists her abdominal while she realizes who will come to a decision if she lives or dies. The mythical Lord of the Clans will think her or execute her. He's large, he's robust and he has the facility of lifestyles and loss of life over all of the tribes. yet possibly she has all of it wrong.

THE LORD OF THE CLANS is a stand by myself yet happens within the related global as BLADE middle, a couple of months after BLADE center

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Making British Law: Committees in Action by Louise Thompson

By Louise Thompson

Legislation are necessary to the lives of all British voters and the most important to the survival of British Governments. This ebook follows the paintings of residence of Commons invoice committees as they scrutinise laws and divulges the hidden depths of legislations making within the British Parliament.

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