Download E-books Biggles: Pioneer Air Fighter PDF

By W. E. Johns

This comprises 13 brief tales, 11 of which have been initially released within the CAMELS ARE COMING (1932) and of which (The inspiration Reader and Biggles reveals His toes) have been initially released in BIGGLES OF THE CAMEL SQUARDRON (1934). The tales are:-

ABOUT PIONEER AIR wrestle (a brief essay by means of W. E. Johns)

HOW BIGGLES used to be "BORN" (a brief essay by way of W. E. Johns)

GLOSSARY OF phrases utilized in THIS BOOK

THE CARRIER

Biggles' propeller kills a service pigeon yet Biggles reveals the message and is going to rescue a spy.

SPADS AND SPANDAUS

Biggles and his squadron meet up with a few american citizens for an important air conflict with the Germans.

THE area CALL

A captured German pilot tips Biggles, yet he realises in time to foil a German attack.

THE DECOY

When Biggles loses one among his pilots to a German trick he is going all out to get the aircraft responsible.

THE BOOB

Biggles first meets a brand new pilot who occurs to be his cousin and whose Christian identify is Algernon.

THE conflict OF FLOWERS

Algy takes revenge whilst a German raid at the Squadron's aerodrome destroys his garden.

THE THOUGHT-READER

Biggles discovers a German airplane receiving mystery indications from a undercover agent utilizing corn in a field.

BIGGLES reveals HIS FEET

Engine hassle forces Biggles down in 'no-man's-land' the place he has a flavor of trench warfare.

THE BOMBER

Biggles assaults a seriously defended new German bomber and has to plan the way to shoot it down.

ON LEAVE

Biggles is compelled to take go away yet manages to shoot down 2 German seaplanes that bomb the UK.

FOG!

Biggles will get misplaced in fog and is stunned to find he has landed through a German gasoline provide dump.

AFFAIRE DE COEUR

Biggles meets the affection of his existence, Marie Janis, in basic terms to find that she is a spy.

THE final SHOW

Biggles will get promoted to significant and is shot down merely to find the armistice has been signed.

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Download E-books AWOL on the Appalachian Trail PDF

By David Miller

“Makes you are feeling the soreness and pleasure of an Appalachian path thru-hike . . . In shiny colours, David paints an image of his memorable journey.”—Larry Luxenberg, president of the Appalachian path Museum Society

In 2003, David Miller left his task, kinfolk, and neighbors to meet a dream and hike the Appalachian path. AWOL at the Appalachian path is Miller’s account of this thru-hike alongside the whole 2,172 miles from Georgia to Maine. On web page after web page, readers are handled to wealthy descriptions of the valleys and mountains, the isolation and reverie, the muse that fueled his quest, and the life-changing moments which can basically be skilled while desires are pursued. whereas this booklet abounds with introspection and perseverance, it additionally presents valuable passages approximately defense and correct apparatus, displaying a certified hiker’s arrangements and tenacity. this isn't purely a go back and forth advisor, yet a superbly written and hugely own view into one man’s experience and what it skill to make a lifelong imaginative and prescient come actual.

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Download E-books The Chronicles of Lucifer Jones, Volume 3: 1931-1934, Encounters PDF

By Mike Resnick

The 3rd Lucifer Jones publication, this one unearths everyone' favourite con guy in Europe, the place he encounters a home-made guy, a werewolf, the Clubfoot of Notre Dame, the world's maximum consulting dectective, the Loch Ness monster, the misplaced continent of Atlantis, faces demise within the bull ring, and learns tabernacle isn't a house.

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Download E-books The Leopard Hunts in Darkness PDF

By Wilbur Smith

The Leopard Hunts in Darkness through Wilbur Smith: In new york, Craig Mellow is the toast of the literary global, a tender author whose bestselling novels and larger-than-life adventures are fueled via natural-born air of secrecy. yet Craig misplaced a limb and a legacy in Africa. And his center nonetheless clings to the land.

A consultant of the area financial institution recruits Craig to come back to his war-torn homeland--to use his wisdom of Zimbabwe's humans, languages, and flora and fauna to stabilize its destiny. yet as soon as he units foot at the continent, Craig can't face up to what runs in his blood…

Soon, this scion of a mythical family members is stuck in a brand new period of huge ivory poaching, of tribal struggle waged with smooth killing instruments, and overseas politics hardwired on to Washington and Moscow. With a girl through his part and a traitor at the back of his again, Craig is ready to profit a lesson of a brutal new age--if he can live on Africa yet one more time.

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Download E-books Beneath Still Waters (Rogue Angel, Book 55) PDF

By Alex Archer, Joe Nassise

A wrecked German bomber...key to the secrets and techniques of the 3rd Reich?

All it took was once one cellphone name and television express host and archaeologist Annja Creed is in mortal chance. Her manufacturer Doug Morrell has been kidnapped by means of a grasping treasure hunter who's looking the misplaced raubgold, or looted gold of Nazi Germany. The phrases are uncomplicated: retrieve the bounty and Doug lives. Fail, and he dies...

Now Annja and her pals needs to discover a lacking German fighter airplane that used to be shot down over the Alps in 1945. in response to legend, the airplane not just holds a cargo of gold the Nazis had stolen, but in addition carried the final letters of the führer himself. Letters that time to a extra startling treasure buried underwater midway all over the world. yet Annja isn't drawn to treasure, or maybe unearthing historical relics. Annja has one schedule: get Doug out alive...even if it skill drawing her sword from its otherworldly sheath. whether it capability demise.

Because as soon as greed drives a guy to violence, not anything will cease him...

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Download E-books The Four Feathers PDF

By A. E. W. Mason

Bankruptcy I

"Lieutenant Sutch used to be the 1st of basic Feversham's visitors to arrive huge position. He arrived approximately 5 o'clock on a day of light in mid June, and the outdated red-brick apartment, lodged on a southern slope of the Surrey hills, used to be gleaming from a gloomy wooded area intensity of pines with the heat of a unprecedented jewel. Lieutenant Sutch limped around the corridor, the place the pix of the Fevershams rose one above the opposite to the ceiling, and went out directly to the stone-flagged terrace on the again. There he discovered his host sitting erect like a boy, and watching southward towards the Sussex Downs..."

opposed to the historical past of the Mahdist battle, a tender guy disgraces himself by way of quitting the military, which neighbors understand as cowardice, symbolized by means of the 4 white feathers they provide him. He redeems himself, feather by means of feather, with acts of actual braveness to save lots of his neighbors. He additionally wins again the center of the lady he loves.

A. E. W. Mason's vintage has been the root for various winning movie diversifications, together with the acclaimed 2002 model starring Heath Ledger.

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Download E-books Queens' Play: Second in the Legendary Lymond Chronicles PDF

By Dorothy Dunnett

For the 1st time Dunnett's Lymond Chronicles are available the us in caliber paperback editions.

Second within the mythical Lymond Chronicles, Queen's Play follows Frances Crawford of Lymond who has been without notice known as into the provider of Mary Queen of Scots. although she is just a bit woman, the Queen is already the thing of malicious intrigues that stretch from her local state to the courtroom of France. it really is to France that Lymond needs to go back and forth, workout his sword hand and his agile wit whereas additionally venture the main not going of masquerades, all to ensure that his charge's royal individual remains intact.

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Download E-books Stormy PDF

By Jim Kjelgaard

Allan Marley and his father have lived together  in the untamed barren region of the Beaver Flowage all  their lives. but if Mr. Marley is jailed because  of a sour feud, Allan unexpectedly unearths himself on  his personal. Then he meets Stormy, an outlaw puppy who  has been accused of turning on his proprietor. Allan  knows that the massive black retriever has been  mistreated, and he works difficult to win the noble dog's trust  and affection. As allies, Allan and Stormy overcome  every hazard they come upon within the unpredictable  wilderness...but can their bond defend Allan from  the viciousness of his father's human enemies?

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