Download E-books Naked and Marooned: One Man. One Island. PDF

By Ed Stafford

What do you do when you stroll the Amazon?
 
Ed Stafford—adventurer extraordinaire and Guinness international list holder for jogging the size of the Amazon River—likes a problem. Casting approximately for an event that might best the extreme feat he recounts in Walking the Amazon, Stafford makes a decision to maroon himself on an uninhabited island within the South Pacific. His challenge: to outlive for sixty days outfitted with nothing—no meals, water, or perhaps clothing—except the video cameras he could use to record his time. Detailing Stafford’s jaw-dropping sojourn at the island of Olourua, Naked and Marooned is a story of remarkable experience and of 1 man’s will to push himself to the outer limits—and continue to exist.

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Download E-books Ramage's Diamond (The Lord Ramage Novels) (Volume 7) PDF

By Dudley Pope

The youngest captain in His Majesty's military, with a name for touchdown very unlikely assignments, Lord Ramage is dispatched to the Caribbean islands of Martinique and Diamond Rock. The undertaking turns out humdrum: barricade the French inside of castle Royal. yet despatched to sea within the Juno with a group grown stressed and undisciplined below the earlier commmand of a under the influence of alcohol, Ramage realizes his vssel will not be as much as conflict with the French.

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Download E-books Restless Soul (Rogue Angel, Book 28) PDF

By Alex Archer, Jean Rabe

In 1966, a gaggle of battle-weary American GIs trekked in the course of the Vietnamese jungle realizing each one step may suggest dealing with the enemy's weapons. yet rather than ambush, they stumbled upon a hidden treasure past their wildest desires. It used to be a discovery that exacted a poor cost.

A destination picked at random, Thailand is meant to supply leisure time for globe-trotting archaeologist Annja Creed. but the impossible to resist pull of the country's mythical Spirit Cave lures Annja and her partners deep inside a community of underground chambers—nearly to their deaths. the traditional burial websites have slumbered during the a long time. but no leisure is located there—just the voices of the useless. whilst the useless converse, will they assist Annja discover the difficult previous of a outstanding locate or will they name her to affix them?

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Download E-books Saxon: The Book of Dreams PDF

By Tim Severin

Sigwulf, a minor Saxon prince, is stored from execution after his kinfolk is slaughtered by means of the ruthless King Offa of Mercia. due to his Devil's Mark - his eyes of other shades - Sigwulf is exiled to the Frankish courtroom of King Carolus, the longer term Charlemagne. There Sigwulf survives on his wits whereas while attempting to come to phrases with disturbingly prophetic dreams.

He profits the friendship of count number Hroudland, Carolus's robust and bold nephew - yet, mysteriously, numerous makes an attempt are made on Sigwulf's existence. whilst he obtains a ebook of goals, an extraordinary textual content that explains their that means, he draws the eye of Carolus himself. yet th publication proves to be a slippery advisor in a global of double dealing. despatched into Spain to undercover agent at the Saracens, Sigwulf turns into stuck among loyalties; both he honors his debt to new Saracen associates, or he serves count number Hroudland in his quest for glory, gold or even the Grail itself.

One after one other Sigwulf's predictions come real, yet frequently now not as anticipated, and he unearths himself swept ahead right into a ultimate nice conflict that finds who his enemies are...

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Download E-books Hammerhead Ranch Motel (Serge Storms) PDF

By Tim Dorsey

There's a unique schemer or slimeball in the back of each door: cocaine duckpins who've survived in simple terms via the dumbest fortune, hard-luck gigolos eager to ranking, undercover police officers busting undercover police officers who're operating sting operations on undercover law enforcement officials. And simply down the row, neighborhood historian and spree killer Serge A. Storms -- who has stopped maintaining together with his meds -- remains to be trying to find a briefcase full of 5 million dollars...and is now able to wreaking extra havoc than typhoon Rolando-berto, the massive wind accumulating strength offshore, simply looking forward to the chance to blow every thing directly to hell.

Pack up your luggage and head south to sunny Florida. go away your rational brain at domestic and are available good armed. there is a room together with your quantity on it on the Hammerhead Ranch Motel.

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Download E-books A Survival Guide for Life: How to Achieve Your Goals, Thrive in Adversity, and Grow in Character PDF

By Bear Grylls

The world-famous adventurer unearths a life of knowledge and classes discovered from the planet's wildest places

Life within the outside teaches us precious classes. Encountering the wild forces us to plot and execute pursuits, face threat, push our "limits," and sharpen our instincts. yet our most vital adventures do not constantly occur in nature's extremes. dwelling a purpose-driven, significant existence can usually be a fair larger problem. . . .

In A Survival advisor for Life, undergo Grylls, globally well known adventurer and tv host, stocks the well-merited knowledge he is received within the cruelest environments on the earth, from the summit of Mt. Everest to the boot camps of the British specified Forces. full of particular, never-before-told stories from Bear's globe-trekking expeditions, A Survival advisor for Life teaches each reader—no subject your age or experience—that we are all in a position to dwelling lifestyles extra boldly, of attaining our such a lot bold goals, and of getting extra enjoyable alongside the best way.

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Download E-books Rise of the Wolf (Mark of the Thief, Book 2) PDF

Nic can have escaped enslavement within the mines open air of Rome, yet his issues are faraway from over. The Praetor battle -- the conflict to spoil Rome from inside of -- is in complete strength, and Nic is stuck within the crossfire. The secretive Praetors are decided to unencumber a strong amulet -- one certain to carry the empire to its knees. Worse, the Praetors think Nic holds the main to discovering this amulet, and they're going to cease at not anything to scouse borrow it, no matter if that suggests harming the folk Nic holds such a lot dear.

When the Praetors catch Nic's mom, Nic is aware he needs to do something to save lots of her. He demanding situations the Praetors to a chariot race. If he wins, they're going to free up his mom. but when he loses, he needs to quit a magic that might definitely lead to the tip of Rome in addition to his personal existence. Can Nic once more harness his magic and assemble the power to defeat his enemies? Or will he lose his mom and endure witness to Rome's destruction?

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Download E-books A Very Murdering Battle (Captain Rawson) PDF

By Edward Marston

1709. Europe is within the grip of the coldest wintry weather for a century. Ports freeze. livestock die. humans starve. Mutiny and desertions rattle the French military leaving Louis X1V to look for peace on nearly any phrases. Captain Daniel Rawson acts as an interpreter on the negotiations within the Hague, feeling acute frustration while the talks cave in. whereas the resumption of conflict looms shut handy back, Daniel is given a private undertaking by means of Marlborough himself which takes him deep in the back of enemy strains. If he survives, the conflict of Malplaquet, the bloodiest but, awaits him…

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