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By David Baldacci

In a seriously guarded mansion in a complicated Virginia suburb, a guy and a lady begin to make love, trapping Luther Whitney, a occupation break-in artist, in the back of a mystery wall. Then the fervour turns lethal, and Luther is working into the evening. simply because what he has simply noticeable is a brutal homicide concerning Alan Richmond, the president of the us, the guy with...Absolute Power.

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Download The Gates of Hell (Matt Drake, Book 3) by David Leadbeater PDF

By David Leadbeater

Matt Drake, damaged through the homicide of his household, betrayal, and the chance to his acquaintances, units out to cancel the blood vendetta imposed through the underworld linchpin, the Blood King. Revenge, negative and private drives Drake in his quest to forestall the guy who has develop into his nemesis.

Meanwhile, the Blood King eventually units into movement his long term plan to go into the Gates of Hell and end whatever his idol, Captain cook dinner, may by no means do: detect the surprising secrets and techniques hidden inside, whereas launching a number of terrorist assaults and an all-out battle opposed to the islands of Hawaii.

With not anything greater than an historic map left at the back of by way of Captain prepare dinner, Drake and his group needs to stick to the Blood king via a dangerous maze within the center of a volcano. He dangers every little thing to trace down the main harmful guy of contemporary instances and support resolve the mysteries surrounding the bones of Odin.

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Download iText in Action by Bruno Lowagie PDF

By Bruno Lowagie

With iText, it is easy to remodel PDF records into dwell, interactive functions fast and simply. This loose and open resource library for Java and .NET is the best device of its variety, and was once essentially built and maintained by means of Bruno Lowagie, the writer of this book.

iText in motion, moment Edition bargains an creation and a realistic advisor to iText and the internals of PDF. whereas on the access point iText is straightforward to profit, there's an awesome diversity of items you are able to do when you dive under the skin. This e-book lowers the educational curve and, via various cutting edge and useful examples, unlocks the secrets and techniques hidden in Adobe's PDF Reference.

This completely revised re-creation introduces the recent performance extra to iText in fresh releases, and it updates all examples from JDK 1.4 to Java five. The examples are in Java yet they are often simply tailored to.NET.

buy of the print ebook comes with a proposal of a unfastened PDF, ePub, and Kindle book from Manning. additionally to be had is all code from the book.

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Download Pandora's Temple by Jon Land PDF

By Jon Land

What if Pandora’s field have been actual? Blaine McCracken reveals himself dealing with this very question—and the best hazard to mankind—in his long-awaited go back to the page
Rogue special-operations agent McCracken hasn't ever been shy approximately answering the decision, and this time it is available in the aftermath of a deepwater oil rig catastrophe that says the lifetime of a onetime member of his commando unit. The remnants of the rig and its lacking group lead him to the inescapable end that essentially the most mysterious and lethal forces within the universe is in charge: darkish subject, either a unlimited resource of capability power and an unimaginably harmful weapon. Joining forces back together with his trusty sidekick Johnny Wareagle, McCracken races to prevent lethal enemies who wish the darkish subject in any respect expenditures. a robust power tycoon and the chief of a eastern doomsday cult either search the final word prize for his or her personal nefarious purposes, and McCracken and Wareagle’s venture to defeat them takes the duo on a nonstop trip the world over and millions of years into the earlier the place the reality lies within the historic Pandora’s Temple, equipped to protect the world’s strongest weapon.  McCracken’s merely desire to avoid wasting the area is to discover the legendary temple. alongside the best way, he and Wareagle locate themselves up opposed to Mexican drug gangs, killer robots, a military assassins, and a mythical sea monster. The hero of 9 prior bestselling thrillers, McCracken is used to the percentages being stacked opposed to him, yet this time the stakes have by no means been higher. This ebook gains an illustrated biography of Jon Land together with infrequent photos from the author’s own assortment.

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Download The Smoke at Dawn by Jeff Shaara PDF

By Jeff Shaara

Civil warfare: 1861-1865, Western Theater [3]

New York instances bestselling writer Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil conflict terrain he is aware so good, with the newest novel within the sequence that begun with A Blaze of Glory and a sequence of Thunder. within the Smoke at sunrise, the final nice push of the military of the Cumberland units the level for a decisive disagreement at Chattanooga which may be certain the end result of the war.

Summer, 1863. The Federal triumph at Vicksburg has secured entire regulate of the Mississippi River from the Confederacy, cementing the attractiveness of Ulysses S. furnish. Farther east, the Federal military less than the command of William Rosecrans captures the an important rail hub at Chattanooga. yet Rosecrans is careless, and whereas pursuing the Confederates, the Federal forces are routed in north Georgia at Chickamauga Creek. taking flight in a panic again to Chattanooga, Rosecrans is pursued via the accomplice forces lower than common Braxton Bragg. Penned up, with their offer traces severed, the Federal military turns out doomed to a similar form of defeat that plagued the Confederates at Vicksburg. yet a disgusted Abraham Lincoln has noticeable adequate of common Rosecrans. Ulysses supply is increased to command of the complete theater of the conflict, and instantly replaces Rosecrans with common George Thomas. furnish gathers a massive strength, together with armies commanded by means of Joseph Hooker and Grant’s good friend, William T. Sherman. Grant’s challenge is obvious: holiday the accomplice siege and damage Bragg’s military. in the meantime, Bragg wages battle as a lot together with his personal subordinates as he does with the Federals, growing dissension and disharmony within the Southern ranks, erasing the accomplice army’s superiority at precisely the mistaken time.

Blending evocative historic aspect with searing depictions of conflict, Jeff Shaara immerses readers on the planet of commanders and customary infantrymen, civilians and statesmen. From the Union part come the voices of Generals furnish, William Tecumseh Sherman, and George Thomas—the vaunted “Rock of Chickamauga”—as good because the younger deepest Fritz “Dutchie” Bauer. From the insurgent ranks come Generals Bragg, Patrick Cleburne, and James Longstreet, in addition to the mythical cavalry commander, Nathan Bedford Forrest. A story of background performed out on a human scale within the grand Shaara culture, The Smoke at sunrise vividly recreates the climactic months of the warfare within the West, whilst the destiny of a divided state actually hangs within the balance.

Praise for Jeff Shaara’s new Civil conflict series

A Blaze of Glory

“Brilliant . . . riveting . . . a piece to be embraced.”—*Bookreporter

“[An] intriguing learn . . . This novel is meticulously researched and brings a brilliant fact to the ancient occasions depicted.”*—Library Journal

“Dynamic portrayals [of] Johnston, furnish and William Tecumseh Sherman.” —The Wall road Journal

A Chain of Thunder

“[A] riveting fictional narrative.”—Booklist
“Shaara maintains to attract robust novels from the bloody heritage of the Civil struggle. . . . [He] aptly finds the most actors: provide, stoic, pushed, no longer given to micromanagement; Sherman, apprehensive, high-strung, engaged even if doubting Grant’s process. . . . worthy a Civil struggle buff’s attention.” —Kirkus stories

“Shaara’s ancient accuracy is wonderful, and he tells an exceptional tale. . . . The voices of those humans encounter to the reader as poignantly transparent as they did one hundred fifty years ago.” —Historical Novels overview *

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Download Command Authority (Jack Ryan, Book 16; Jack Ryan Jr., Book by Tom Clancy, Mark Greaney PDF

By Tom Clancy, Mark Greaney

Just published this day. Enjoy!

The number one New York Times-bestselling writer and grasp of the technothriller returns together with his All-Star team.

There's a brand new powerful guy in Russia yet his upward thrust to strength relies on a gloomy mystery hidden many years some time past. The clue to the secret lies with a such a lot unforeseen resource, President Jack Ryan.

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Download Deep Fathom by James Rollins PDF

By James Rollins

Retail ePub. There wasn't a unmarried James Rollins e-book uploaded in retail epub (though i believe so much are represented in conversions and/or retails of alternative formats). They have been *all* on OverDrive so I took the initiative to procure them and positioned all of them up the following for destiny downloaders' leisure. So, enjoy!

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Ex-Navy SEAL Jack Kirkland surfaces from an aborted underwater salvage venture to discover the Earth burning.

Solar flares have caused a chain of gargantuan ordinary mess ups. Earthquakes and hellfire rock the globe. Air strength One has vanished from the skies with America's president on board. Now, with the U.S. at the slender verge of collapse of a nuclear apocalypse, Kirkland needs to pilot his oceangoing exploration send, Deep Fathom, on a determined project miles under the ocean's floor. There devastating secrets and techniques look forward to him--and an influence an historic civilization couldn't comprise has been forged out into modern-day. and it'll eternally regulate a global that's already racing towards its personal destruction.

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Download Siege of Heaven by Tom Harper PDF

By Tom Harper

August, 1098. After numerous battles and sieges, the surviving squaddies of the 1st campaign are ultimately within sight in their final target: Jerusalem. yet rivalries fester and new enemies are massing opposed to them within the Holy Land.

Demetrios Askiates, the Emperor's secret agent, has had adequate of the crusade's violence and hypocrisy. He longs to come back domestic. but if a regimen diplomatic project ends up in a perilous ambush, he realises he has been snared within the great strength struggles which underlie the campaign. the one means out now leads in the course of the Holy City.

From the plague-bound urban of Antioch to the center of Muslim Egypt, Demetrios needs to accompany the military of warlords and enthusiasts to the very gates of Jerusalem the place the campaign climaxes in an apocalypse of pillage, bloodshed and slaughter.

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Download Biowar (Stephen Coonts' Deep Black, Book 2) by Stephen Coonts, Jim DeFelice PDF

By Stephen Coonts, Jim DeFelice

Dr. James Kegan, a world-renowned scientist focusing on germ war, has vanished from his upstate ny domestic. yet this can be no traditional missing-persons case. Kegan has left at the back of an unidentified useless guy with a .22 quality gap in his skull-and a touch path that results in an alleged terrorist cell.

Unraveling the secret is a role for Kegan's ally, NSA operative Charlie Dean. His project is to infiltrate the scientist's circle of co-workers and decipher Kegan's exclusive study. Dispatched to hide Charlie is Delta strength trooper Lia Francesca. the path leads them to the center of a frequent killer fever that's been dormant for centuries-and its hyperlink to a pandemic that's fast spreading sufferer by means of sufferer. With time working out Charlie and Lia needs to locate Kegan, discover his secrets and techniques, lower a terrorist risk to the fast, and forestall the unbelievable outbreak of a brand new organic nightmare.

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