Archive For The “Espionage” Category
By David Downing
Set at the eve of the 1st global struggle, throughout oceans and continents, steamliners and cross-country trains, David Downing’s complicated and exciting new espionage novel takes us the entire as far back as the sunrise of that the majority interesting of twentieth century characters—the spy.
It is 1913, and those that persist with the scoop heavily can see the area is teetering on the point of struggle. Jack McColl, a Scottish motor vehicle salesman with an uncanny ear for languages, has continually was hoping to make a role for himself as a undercover agent. As his revenues calls take him from urban to nice city—Hong Kong to Shanghai to San Francisco to New York—he moonlights amassing intelligence for His Majesty's mystery provider, yet British espionage is in its infancy and Jack has not anything yet a shoestring funds and the very tenuous safeguard of a md in far-away London. He is aware, notwithstanding, geopolitical disaster is brewing, and now could be either the instant to turn out himself and the instant his state wishes him such a lot.
Unfortunately, this can be additionally the instant he starts to achieve what his aspiration may cost him. He is aware his existence is at stake whilst actions in China unexpectedly enhance from blameless data-gathering and informal strolls alongside German army concessions to arrest warrants and knife assaults. in the meantime, a pointy, vivacious American suffragette journalist has wiled her method deep into his affections, and it isn't lengthy sooner than he realizes that her Irish-American kin can be embroiled within the Irish Republican stream Jack's bosses are struggling with opposed to. How can he choose from his kingdom and the lady he loves? And may he also be in a position to make this kind of selection with out wasting both?
From the Hardcover edition.
By Ian Fleming
Sur une île désolée du grand nord canadien, un bombardier se
fracasse contre un glacier d'altitude. Certes, cet avion n'est qu'une
relique de l. a. guerre froide, mais los angeles threat qu'il représente pour le
monde n'en est pas moins réelle : deux tonnes d'anthrax militarisé se
trouvent à bord de l'appareil... Le lieutenant-colonel Jon Smith,
bras armé du président des etats-unis, est chargé, avec son équipe, de
prendre le contrôle de l'île, de sécuriser le web site et d'éviter une
troisième guerre mondiale. Privé de toute forme d'assistance
dans cet environnement opposed, lui et ses hommes doivent composer avec
un officier de liaison russe mandaté par son gouvernement... Smith
commence à comprendre que ce vieux bombardier renferme un mystery bien
plus redoutable que les armes qu'il transporte, un mystery qui pourrait
bouleverser l. a. compréhension de l'histoire, et que les russes veulent
garder à tout prix.
By Mark Dawson
John Milton is making an attempt to atone for a occupation spent killing for the British mystery carrier. He has a burning have to correct wrongs - and rewrite his personal bloody previous. He unearths himself in Louisiana – the large Sleazy, the bayou, and the post-Katrina wreckage of the Gulf Coast - with a debt of honor to pay off. Isadora Bartholomew, who kept his partner's existence, wishes his support. Joel Babineaux, a ruthless estate wealthy person, is out to sink the charity she confirmed to assist rebuild the decrease 9th Ward. simply whilst Milton thinks he has neutralised Babineaux’s scheming, a perilous guy from his previous takes an bad curiosity in his current. Claude Boon used to paintings for the Mossad and may be greater than Milton can deal with. after which the stakes get even greater… ‘Salvation Row’ is the main explosive mystery but in Mark Dawson's bestselling John Milton sequence. It’s a booklet no self-respecting suspense fan probably want to be with no.
By the CWA Gold Dagger award-winning writer of Other Paths to Glory
An blameless sufficient commercial, put by way of normal Maxwell, retired struggle hero and liked squire of Duntisbury Royal, both blameless hamlet nestled within the English geographical region. however the effects are explosive...
Although it sort of feels visible that the IRA's stars are emerging, there is a extra international form of conspiracy within the state air. The CIA and the KGB are unexpectedly sniffing round, besides British Intelligence leader Dr David Audley - whose instinct for mischief and espionage places him correct in the course of the action.
By Sidney Sheldon
Gorgeous, idealistic Tracy Whitney is framed right into a fifteen yr sentence in an escape-proof detention center. With awesome ingenuity she fights again to break the untouchable crime lords who placed her there. along with her intelligence and wonder as her purely guns, Tracy embarks on a sequence of outstanding escapades that sweep her around the globe. In an explosive war of words Tracy meets her equivalent in impossible to resist Jeff Stevens, whose previous is as colourful as Tracy's.
By Tom Clancy
From Tom Clancy, the number 1 New York Times bestselling writer of the Jack Ryan novels--including his newest blockbusters Command Authority and Threat Vector--comes a gripping tale of the Ryan relations lower than hearth. In an explosive wave of violence, an ultra-left-wing faction of the IRA is searching one guy for his act of salvation in an tried assassination. And now Jack Ryan needs to pay…with his lifestyles.
By Alan Furst
In spymaster Alan Furst's so much electrifying mystery so far, Hungarian aristocrat Nicholas Morath—a highly charismatic hero—becomes embroiled in a bold and dangerous attempt to halt the Nazi warfare desktop in jap Europe.
From the Hardcover edition.
This is often the amazing tale of the Swiss born Nazi secret agent, Annette Wagner. Her years in Australia immersed in intrigue and shielded by means of a skilfully controlled facade of deception. Tracked by way of army Intelligence, her extraordinary credentials in espionage ensured that exposing her final position might by no means be easy.
Less than four months after arriving in Australia in 1938, she obtained espionage's maximum conversation asset - broadcasting her personal courses on public radio to national audiences - a safe channel for transmitting coded messages.
This is a charming narrative from in the international Nazi intelligence laptop at the eve of worldwide conflict ll. It contains the hyperlink with jap espionage in Australia throughout the overdue Thirties and provides new facts within the carrying on with debate at the conflict for Australia.
Overlooked within the nationwide data for almost seventy years, the tale of the broadcasting secret agent may perhaps now be informed.
By Clint Emerson
A hands-on, functional survival consultant from retired army SEAL Clint Emerson—adapted for civilians from real exact forces operations—to eluding pursuers, evading catch, and surviving any harmful situation.
In today’s more and more risky international, threats on your own protection are in every single place. From acts of terror to mass shootings, and from the unseen (and occasionally digital) matrix of daily crime, chance is not any longer constrained to darkish alleys or risky areas. in all likelihood life-threatening conditions can come up anyplace, every time, and Clint Emerson—former army SEAL—wants you to be prepared.
100 lethal talents includes confirmed self-defense abilities, evasion strategies, and immobilizing maneuvers—modified from the realm of black ops—to assist you take motion in different “worst case” eventualities from escaping a locked trunk, to creating an improvised Taser, to tricking facial acceptance software program. With easy-to-understand directions and illustrations, Emerson outlines intimately many life-saving concepts and teaches you ways to imagine and act like a member of the certain forces.
This entire direction in survival teaches you ways to avoid monitoring, dodge a kidnapping, elude an lively shooter, rappel down the aspect of a construction, immobilize a foul man, guard yourself opposed to cyber-criminals, and lots more and plenty more—all utilizing low-tech to “no-tech” equipment. transparent, specified, and awarded in an easy-to-understand and execute structure, a hundred lethal abilities is a useful source. simply because let’s face it, while probability is coming near near, you don’t have time for classy directions.
By Stephen Coonts, Jim DeFelice
A mystery provider agent is useless, an obvious suicide. A presidential candidate narrowly escapes an assassin's bullet. And table 3, a convert department of the NSA, is looking for a chilling connection deep contained in the Republic of Vietnam.
Once, Charlie Dean was once a Marine sniper in Quang Nam Province. at the present time he is a Deep Black operator, returning to Vietnam to discover the resource of a few threatening e-mails. in its place, he comes head to head with a guy he had as soon as hunted down…and suggestion he had killed.
Back within the united states, Deep Black agent Lia DeFrancesca has exposed the path of a killer in Dean's direction. Now, with each asset, weapon, computer virus and high-tech magic wand table 3 can wave, the brokers input a terrifying worldwide race opposed to time. simply because ghosts of the prior have risen to life…to strike a dying blow into the guts of the U.S.A.