Alternative History

Harold Malt's The Tangier Option: U.S. Navy and OSS Operation Torch PDF

By Harold Malt

during this action-packed mystery, colourful Tangier, Morocco is a dirty nest of Axis spies. whilst the United States wishes a victory early in international warfare , American and British leaders choose to invade North Africa. The Nazi mystery carrier common dependent in Casablanca and Tangier needs to study the precise Operation Torch invasion date and position. Then German submarines will sink all troop-laden allied fleets. however the U.S. Naval Attaché, Director of yank espionage in Tangier, orders a military pilot and a Consulate code analyst to turn into counter-intelligence brokers. As romance develops in the course of their risky missions, Hitler orders a daring assassination that might have an effect on the end result of the war.

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Download e-book for iPad: Morbus Konstantin: Ein Steampunk Roman (German Edition) by T. Aaron Payton

By T. Aaron Payton

1864. London ist eine Stadt im Umbruch. Eine seltsame Krankheit, die einige ihrer Opfer tötet und bei anderen eine Geschlechtsumwandlung auslöst, hat zu gesellschaftlichen Skandalen und Unruhen geführt. Technische Wunderwerke und Katastrophen wie mechanische Kurtisanen, die alchimistischen Feuer Whitechapels, elektrische Kutschen und in der Themse lauernde Säuremonster haben die Stadt unumkehrbar verändert.

Der Adlige Pembroke "Pimm" Halliday hat einem grasp zur Kriminologie, und nutzt seine scharfe Beobachtungsgabe, um sowohl der Polizei als auch Privatpersonen beizustehen ... zumindest, wenn er nüchtern ist. Ellie Skyler ist eine furchtlose Journalistin, getrieben von dem Drang, die Wahrheit aufzudecken, egal wo sie sich verbirgt.

Als Pimm und Skye über eine finstere Intrige stolpern, die den berüchtigtsten Verbrecherboss der Stadt mit dem neuen Geliebten der Königin, dem berühmten Wissenschaftler Sir Bertram Oswald, in Verbindung bringt, bekommen sie es mit der gehobenen Gesellschaft und der Unterwelt gleichermaßen zu tun. Können sie die Stadt vor den geheimnisvollen Ränken eines der größten Monster der Geschichte retten - und dabei den schockierenden Ursprung des Morbus Konstantin aufdecken?

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Book of Addis: Cradled Embers by Brooke Obie PDF

By Brooke Obie

during this epic story of affection, loss and the price of liberation, Addis, a 17-year-old enslaved lady, escapes from her enslaver, the 1st president of a tender nation. at the run for her existence, with not going associates and a country of enemies, Addis turns into the main sought after individual alive and an international image of desire to enslaved humans eager for freedom.

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Dutch Jo and her Good Time Girls - download pdf or read online

By Sara Van Donge

lifestyles out west was once tough. Jo’s women made it easier.

From the bawdy theaters of latest York to the gold-soaked hills of California, operating women made a coarse existence more straightforward for lonely gents. subscribe to Liza, Julia, Honoria, Olympia and the remainder of Josephine Wolfe’s refined women of the evening as they commute to Oregon Territory within the 1860’s. constructing a chic inn at the western frontier was once substantial enterprise and as Dutch Jo and her women quickly chanced on, the hardworking males settling the west have been chuffed for a few woman company.

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New PDF release: Jeremiad (American Jeremiad Book 1)

By Tom Brodey

"I've frequently questioned what might occur if the rustic installed position this kind of pre-Armageddon executive that evangelicals hold forth approximately and such a lot of americans say they want,” stated Wainwright. “Well, this time they voted for God, weapons, and glory, great time,” he further, stubbing out his cigarette in his plate and glancing throughout at Clay. “So, now we get to discover out."

Clay Hankins can’t withstand the thrill and intrigue of nationwide politics while invoice Bowie, the charismatic Senator from Mississippi and Clay’s former roommate, is nominated for President on a platform which delivers to come back the US to its Christian roots. even if at the start brushed off as unelectable by means of mainstream pundits, the Bowie crusade is strengthened via the Senator’s robust populism and a chain of unusual and scary traditional mess ups that the nation’s spiritual leaders and televangelists interpret because the starting of the ‘End Times.’ whilst invoice Bowie pulls off a gorgeous landslide victory within the nationwide election, Clay all of sudden unearths himself and his younger kin drawn into Washington’s robust community of influential C road evangelicals – that's, until eventually Clay starts off to gain that the charismatic President-elect himself has a truly violent and un-Christian mystery in his earlier.

Set opposed to a backdrop of starting to be populism, terrorist paranoia, and simmering pink State-Blue nation tensions, Jeremiad is a political mystery and homicide secret that unfolds in the course of a tumultuous Presidential election yr – revealing what existence is like whilst longstanding criminal and cultural boundaries among church and kingdom unexpectedly start to holiday down.

Jeremiad is the 1st novel in Tom Brodey’s American Jeremiad trilogy.

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Masks and Shadows - download pdf or read online

By Stephanie Burgis

The 12 months is 1779, and Carlo Morelli, the main popular castrato singer in Europe, has been invited as an commemorated visitor to Eszterháza Palace. With Carlo in Prince Nikolaus Esterházy's carriage, trip a Prussian undercover agent and essentially the most infamous alchemists within the Habsburg Empire. Already at Eszterháza is Charlotte von Steinbeck, the very right sister of Prince Nikolaus's mistress. Charlotte has retreated to the geographical region to mourn her husband's dying. Now, she needs to triumph over the ingrained principles of her society which will discover the harmful secrets and techniques lurking in the palace's golden partitions. tune, magic, and blackmail mingle in a plot to assassinate the Habsburg Emperor and Empress--a plot which may merely be stopped if Carlo and Charlotte can see throughout the mask worn through every body they meet.

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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New PDF release: Das große Schlemmen: Ein phantastisch-abenteuerlicher

By Rimur R.

used to be wäre, wenn guy eine Reise unternähme? Wohin ginge sie? An Orte, die die Seele beruhigen oder Abenteuer versprechen oder die zum Genießen und Erleben anregen und motivieren. used to be wäre, wenn ein solcher Ort ganz in der Nähe ist? Direkt bei mir? Im Maul eines Tieres oder eines Drachen oder irgendeines anderen Wesens, das guy sich vorstellen kann? Dort kann guy schlafen oder entspannen oder seine Gedanken baumeln lassen. Oder in dessen Magen, wo es hot und feucht und geborgen ist? was once für eine Vorstellung!

Ab 18! Dieses Buch ist ausschließlich für volljährige Leser geeignet, die sich nicht an den Schilderungen expliziter homoerotischer und sadomasochistischer Handlungen stören.

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Download PDF by Douglas Glover: The Life and Times of Captain N.

By Douglas Glover

Douglas Glover’s acclaimed novel The lifestyles and instances of Captain N. is now on hand in a GLE Library variation. initially released through McClelland & Stewart, the unconventional was once acclaimed by way of the main revered critics in Canada and the U.S., and forced The Toronto Star’s Philip Marchand to name Glover “one of crucial Canadian writers of his generation.” Set at the Niagara frontier within the ultimate days of the yankee Revolution, The existence and occasions of Captain N. sees the progressive new global order from the point of view of the losers. Hendrick Nellis, a Tory guerrilla, has additionally been a redeemer of whites kidnapped by way of Indians. His son Oskar reveals himself occasionally allied with the Indians, occasionally at struggle with them. Hendrick kidnaps Oskar for King George’s military, and Oskar, haunted via goals and via books, is the teller of the story. The e-book he intends to write down is sketched out in his letters to George Washington and within the symptoms tattooed on his dermis as mementos of his own Indian wars. The existence and occasions of Captain N. trespasses into the no-man’s-land the place the delirium of wrestle drives races, genders, languages, and ideas right into a primeval frenzy. grasp of the psyche’s primitive depths, Douglas Glover attracts the reader right into a violent and erotic emotional whirlpool. a few of the incidents within the existence and instances of Captain N. are in line with the lives of the true Hendrick Nellis and his relations, and, says Glover, “I don't have any doubt their descendants and family members on each side of the border will locate a lot to bitch of.”

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In the Shadow by Denise Parkin,Shellie Santiago PDF

By Denise Parkin,Shellie Santiago

Emma, a novelist, suffers from writer's block and is sitting at a desk in a spot that she has chanced on to be peaceable, non-judgmental, and infrequently inspirational, meets John Shea, a skilled musician. John introduces himself and, after a number of bumpy moments, they started to talk about their a variety of careers segueing into their very own lives simply. Their romance leads to a wonderful marriage and later the beginning in their cherished son, Zachary. What Emma does not recognize is that John has been a cocaine addict and sometimes relapses. First Emma thinks that her love will preserve John from the cocaine. She feels that she is familiar with him and that he'll triumph over his dependancy due to that. She is heavily wrong...

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