Download E-books The Wald (The Wald Chronicles, Book 1) PDF

By Jason Born

Worlds on drastically diversified tracks collide within the first booklet of Jason Born’s new sequence known as The Wald Chronicles.

The Wald starts in sixteen B.C. whilst the belligerent Sugambrian tribe leaves their loved woodland to go the Rhenus River into Gaul. whereas on their foraging rampage intended just to assemble offers for the arriving wintry weather, they go paths with the Roman 5th Legion. An ever-so short conflict ensues. although brief, this stumble upon will set in movement a clash lasting greater than twenty years with the tribes suffering lower than the may perhaps of the pro legions. the result of those wars, in approaching works, will turn out to have lasting repercussions. in truth, we nonetheless consider them this present day within the worldwide order.

The Wald is chock packed with heroism, brotherhood, experience, wit, or even heritage. learn it this day to determine how tribesmen Berengar and his good friend Ermin will fare opposed to the likes of Drusus, Tiberius, and Augustus.

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Download E-books The Last River: The Tragic Race for Shangri-la PDF

By Todd Balf

The final River: The Tragic Race for Shangri-la is a wide ranging account of the ill-fated October 1998 excursion of an American whitewater kayaking workforce who traveled deep into the Tsangpo Gorge in Tibet to run the Yarlung Tsangpo, recognized in paddling circles because the "Everest of rivers." For Wick Walker and Tom McEwan, severe whitewater pioneers, top buddies, and journey leaders, the Tsangpo event was once the fruits of a twenty-five-year quest for glory. but the team's really good desires crumbled whilst their ace paddler was once swept over a thunderous eight-foot waterfall, by no means to be obvious again.

Here is an interesting exploration of either the seething monstrous water and dangerous terrain of the mythical Shangri-la, and the lads who dared problem the livid rapids that raced via this 140-mile-long canyon. The final River invitations us to view the Himalayas from a unconditionally new viewpoint -- on a old river so distant that purely the main hardy and romantic souls try to release its mysteries.

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Download E-books A Feast for Crows: A Song of Ice and Fire (Game of Thrones) PDF

By George R. R. Martin


Few books have captivated the mind's eye and gained the devotion and compliment of readers and critics far and wide as has George R. R. Martin’s huge epic cycle of excessive delusion. Now, in A banquet for Crows, Martin supplies the long-awaited fourth ebook of his landmark sequence, as a nation torn asunder unearths itself ultimately close to peace . . . simply to be introduced on an excellent extra terrifying process destruction.

A banquet FOR CROWS

It turns out too stable to be actual. After centuries of sour strife and deadly treachery, the seven powers dividing the land have decimated each other into an uneasy truce. Or so it seems that. . . . With the loss of life of the tremendous King Joffrey, Cersei is ruling as regent in King’s touchdown. Robb Stark’s loss of life has damaged the again of the Northern rebels, and his siblings are scattered in the course of the nation like seeds on barren soil. Few valid claims to the as soon as desperately sought Iron Throne nonetheless exist—or they're held in fingers too susceptible or too far away to wield them successfully. The warfare, which raged uncontrolled for thus lengthy, has burned itself out.

But as within the aftermath of any climactic fight, it's not lengthy ahead of the survivors, outlaws, renegades, and carrion eaters begin to assemble, picking out over the bones of the lifeless and combating for the spoils of the soon-to-be lifeless. Now within the Seven Kingdoms, because the human crows gather over a ceremonial dinner of ashes, bold new plots and hazardous new alliances are shaped, whereas dazzling faces—some primary, others merely simply appearing—are noticeable rising from an ominous twilight of prior struggles and chaos to soak up the demanding situations forward.

It is a time whilst the clever and the formidable, the deceitful and the powerful will collect the abilities, the facility, and the magic to outlive the stark and poor instances that lie prior to them. it's a time for nobles and commoners, infantrymen and sorcerers, assassins and sages to return jointly and stake their fortunes . . . and their lives. For at a banquet for crows, many are the guests—but just a couple of are the survivors.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books The Storm (The NUMA Files) PDF

By Clive Cussler, Graham Brown

The exciting new novel within the New York instances bestselling Kurt Austin Adventures…

In the center of the Indian Ocean, a NUMA study vessel is taking water samples whilst a team member spots a patch of black oil sooner than them. however the substance isn't really oil.

Like a horde of military ants, a swarm of black debris from the spoiled sea unexpectedly assaults, killing each person aboard whereas the send is going up in flames.

A few hours later, Kurt Austin and Joe Zavala are on their solution to the Indian Ocean. What they locate at the smoldering hulk of the send will finally make them become aware of the main audacious scheme they've got ever encountered: a plan to completely modify the elements on an international scale. The insidious plot will kill millions…and it has already began.

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Download E-books White Gold Wielder (The Second Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, Book 3) PDF

By Stephen R. Donaldson

Thomas Covenant knew that regardless of his failure at the Isle of the only Tree, he needed to go back to the Land and struggle. After an extended and exhausting trip, struggling with the entire approach, he readies himself for the ultimate showdown with Lord Foul, the Despiser, and starts to appreciate issues he had merely simply puzzled approximately before....

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Download E-books Surviving K2 PDF

By Wilco van Rooijen

Surviving days within the loss of life Zone

In the summer time of 2008 the 'Norit K2 excursion' climbed with out extra oxygen the 8611 meter excessive top of K2 in Pakistan. throughout the descent the excursion grew to become from triumph to tradedy. one of many largest tradedy's in mountaineering background. Statistical each zone 'conqueror' will die at the "Killer Mountain". In 2008 eleven climbers misplaced their lifestyles. the scoop was once going over the full global from CNN, Al-Jazeera, Sky information, BBC, big apple occasions etc.

Wilco van Rooijen, the Dutch day trip chief has been lacking for 3 days and quit via the surface global. On his final energy he got here again a existence out of the 'Death Zone'. The 'Norit K2' day trip 2008 paid a excessive cost. What precisely came about that August 1, 2008? How may possibly this tragedy have taken position?

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Download E-books Loamhedge: A Tale from Redwall PDF

By Brian Jacques

The 16th complete size Redwall novel sheds gentle at the Abbey's historic origins in an exciting event. Loamhedge, the abandoned Abbey, has been forgotten for numerous seasons. What secrets and techniques do it truly is ruins carry? whilst it turns into transparent that wheelchair-bound Martha will be cured through a formulation buried there, previous warriors are encouraged by way of the spirit of Martin the Warrior himself to move on a quest for the traditional Abbey and 3 younger rebels are decided to compliment them. in the meantime. the large badger Lonna Bowstripe thirsts for vengeance as he relentlessly pursues Raga Bl and his murdering staff of Searats...who are on their strategy to assault Redwall itself.  The valiant Abbeybeasts needs to protect their domestic, yet how can they, while their boldest warriors are away on their quest? Will Redwall fall to vermin invaders finally?

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