By Phil Ward
By Pascal Lelièvre
Retranscrire les événements vécus par sa famille paternelle durant los angeles Seconde Guerre mondiale, tel est le défi que s’est repairé Pascal Lelièvre. Ce roman, qui retrace au plus près de los angeles réalité le quotidien de los angeles famille Saint-Loise, est raconté par Liliane, l’aînée des huit enfants, qui renvoie les personnages face aux évènements tragiques et leur fait revivre des anecdotes incroyables. De l’occupation allemande en 1940, en passant par l’exode du 6 juin 1944, jusqu’à leur retour à Saint-Lô en 1945, c’est une histoire passionnante que nous donne à découvrir Pascal Lelièvre.
By Charles Lever
What occurs if you carry a looney Irishmen into the British military? much more attention-grabbing, what occurs whilst that military turns him free at the French?
Set in the course of the Peninsular conflict, this is often the rollicking tale of an Irish dragoon, Charles O’Malley, and his both uninhibited servant, Mickey loose. it's a mix of riotous enjoyable, humor, love-making, and army experience; however it additionally exhibits the darker facet of a truly genuine, and extremely lethal, warfare.
Volume One takes you from O’Malley’s induction into the military, and during the British peninsular campaigns finishing within the tragic and bloody conflict of Talavera (1809).
Volume keeps the tale, and offers O’Malley’s adventures as much as and together with the conflict of Waterloo in 1815. Taken jointly, they current either an exciting and a sobering view of the warfare that eventually ended the Napoleonic possibility.
“The nice warfare amid which those scenes are enacted, and the romantic international locations and population of Portugal, Spain, and France, come up with the money for an exceptional number of surroundings, of experience, and of comedian and tragic incident. Your curiosity by no means flags for a moment.”
“With a mixture of hilarious adventures and severe conflict scenes, Charles O'Malley will allure you love no Irishman ever has.”
By Kyra Petrovskaya Wayne
By Werner Kutscha
Bei diesem Bericht handelt es sich um ein erschütterndes autobiografisches Zeitdokument. Der Kampf ums Überleben, der Schrecken und die Schikanen, denen die Familie ausgesetzt struggle, werden auf ergreifende Weise dargestellt.
By Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
In the 1st month of the 1st international battle the Russian crusade opposed to the Germans creaks into apparatus. Crippled by way of vulnerable, indecisive management the Russian troops conflict desperately, at the same time the inevitability of failure and their very own sacrifice dawns. Solzhenitsyn’s magnificent paintings of ancient fiction is a portrait of pre-revolutionary Russia, a sad battle tale, and an epic novel within the nice Russian tradition.
By Michael Copple
When Luke Corbett, the excessive achiever, celebrity miler, and Eagle Scout, joins the Air strength in 1961, he has no suggestion of the hazards that look forward to him. Overly enthusiastic as a missile analyst, Luke by chance leaks labeled details to Soviet spies. He reviews the incident, environment off a series of occasions that quickly has Luke and his spouse, Cheryl, within the crosshairs of a vengeance plot. His makes an attempt to guard himself and his kin release him on a brand new occupation direction. but, in the future he wakes as much as locate himself strapped to a tree along with his arm stretched out, his hand tied to a fishing line connected to his hair-triggered searching rifle, aimed without delay at his mouth. remoted within the wooded area, will he have the ability to get out of this one alive?
Michael Copple's lifestyles adventure comprises twenty-six years energetic responsibility within the US Air strength, 9 years of that have been abroad, together with 365 days in Vietnam, and 9 years with the Wings of Blue parachute group on the U.S. Air strength Academy. From 1983 to 1986, he used to be the Superintendent of Parachuting Operations at USAF Academy. He accrued 2,000 parachute jumps and fifteen hours of freefall, and he earned leap wings from six international international locations. Michael got the top enlisted rank of leader grasp Sergeant. For the prior twelve years Michael Copple, an enduring resident of Canada, has resided close to Golden, B.C., together with his spouse, Elfriede. They either think that the Lord Jesus Christ is certainly the Son of God, take pleasure in interpreting and learning God's notice, and luxuriate in cross-country snowboarding, and operating each morning with their puppy, Kansas.
By Jack Imber
By J Gray
By Cheyene M. Lopez