Category: Alternative History

New PDF release: 8Men

By Marcus Smith

What if a unmarried workforce of conspirators used to be in the back of approximately each political occurring due to the fact that international warfare II? What if this mystery society of comprised best males from each significant undefined, from oil to the media to the CIA? 8Men unearths the sinister probabilities that lurk within the shadows of modern American history.

Franklin D. Roosevelt may have avoided the assault on Pearl Harbor; an identical influencers who ensured John F. Kennedy’s election later orchestrated his assassination; the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dying used to be now not, in truth, due to his management within the civil rights circulate. omit every thing you're thinking that you recognize in regards to the moment 1/2 the 20th century, and stick with younger cadet Ricky Teed as he turns into embroiled within the doubtful morals of the 8Men organization.

A champion of out of date patriotism, Teed follows orders just like the soldier he is—until his missions commence compromising his beliefs. The target of the 8Men is to maintain American values above overseas ideology. yet how precisely is the USA more than its international opposite numbers? And why is killing essential to defend this greatness?

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Get Au Bord de l'Abime: Cycle 1 Intégrale (French Edition) PDF

By Thomas Diana

l. a. Seconde Guerre mondiale est certainement l'événement le plus marquant des cents dernières années.

Au Japon comme en Allemagne, des hommes vont tenter de sauver leur will pay de l. a. destruction vers laquelle semblent les mener leurs dictateurs.
Manigances politiques, coups d’État et batailles apocalyptiques à travers l’Europe. Cette autre Seconde guerre mondiale, n’en sera pas moins sanglante et posera les bases d’un Nouveau Monde.

Bienvenue « Au Nord de l’Abîme ».

(Contient une centaine d'illustrations en noir et blanc)

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Anya Davidson's Band for Life PDF

By Anya Davidson

this can be a photograph novel a few noise rock band, established in another fact model of Chicago, and their neighborhood of neighbors and pals. even though beset with catastrophe at each turn―and often lowered to squabbling―they stick jointly as the band is the center in their life, and so they aid one another locate their way. Band for Life is a love letter to humans forced to create with out wish of economic reward.

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Download PDF by Caitlin Sumner,Maggie Sumner,Joanne Jackson: Alexander's Lost General

By Caitlin Sumner,Maggie Sumner,Joanne Jackson

a feminine warrior in a time ruled by means of males, a common in a time governed via kings. Alexis of Macedon used to be born with a hearth in her spirit which may by no means be quelled. She grew up in conjunction with giants, Alexander, Hephaistion, Ptolemy, Cassander. will be her brothers, one her lover, and one her maximum enemy. For twenty-two years they stood jointly, profitable wars, conquering the identified global, bringing in a brand new age. For ten extra Alexis fought to carry Alexander's empire, facet by means of facet with Ptolemy. She grew to become identified as 'The Warrior Queen' or 'Queen of Asia', ruler of the recognized global after Alexander.

Love. demise. Betrayal. warfare. this is often the tale of Alexis of Macedon.

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Catalin Dorian Florescu's Der Mann, der das Glück bringt: Roman (German Edition) PDF

By Catalin Dorian Florescu

Ray und Elena lernen sich in einer dramatischen Nacht in manhattan kennen. Sie ist eine Fischerstochter aus dem Donaudelta, er ein erfolgloser Künstler, der noch an den Durchbruch glaubt. Sie muss die Asche ihrer Mutter nach Amerika bringen, er will erreichen, was once sein Großvater für sich erhoffte. Ihre geheimnisvollen Lebenswege finden in jenem Augenblick zusammen, als sie sich entscheiden können, einander erzählend zu vertrauen. Ihre Familiengeschichten führen den Leser in die Welt New Yorks vor hundert Jahren und in das magische Universum des Donaudeltas. In seinem spannenden, an Fabulierlust und Überraschungen reichen Roman, der von 1899 bis in die Gegenwart reicht, lässt Catalin Dorian Florescu zwei Erzählstimmen abwechselnd zu Wort kommen. So entsteht das Bild eines fantastischen und harten Jahrhunderts zwischen dem Schwarzen Meer und der amerikanischen Metropole. Ein Roman voller Tragik und Komik, der gleichzeitig eine literarische Reverenz an die Fähigkeit des Menschen ist, sein Glück zu suchen, zu überleben und allen Widrigkeiten zum Trotz zu lieben.

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Vessel - download pdf or read online

By Andrew J. Morgan

A discovery that might switch every thing . . .
Excitement is excessive while the staff of the foreign house Station discovers a mysterious item in orbit round Earth. yet anything is going mistaken, and speak to with the station is misplaced. whilst journalist Sean Jacob will get wind of the location, he embarks on a trip to bare the reality, winding his method into the most important conspiracy to ever face mankind.

. . . yet are we prepared for it?
As Sean investigates, what he unearths is scarcely plausible, and he starts to doubt his determination to become involved. but if an informant dies in suspicious conditions, he's left with out different selection than to dig deeper. With assistance from humans he is not definite he can belief, opposed to an enemy with likely unstoppable energy, Sean takes the struggle correct to its center. What he unearths there's the very last thing he ever anticipated . . .

Here's what everyone is asserting approximately Vessel:

"I used to be hooked from the outset"

"Vessel grabbed me from the 1st page"

"A nice learn from an writer who's truly constructing a following and magnificence of his own"

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Get Amos del Trópico (Spanish Edition) PDF

By Otto Wolf

Oigan todos l. a. historia de una fruta que crece allá en los trópicos! Es una fruta que cuando verde tiene el colour del dólar y que, al madurar, adquiere el dorado del oro.
Oigan todos los angeles historia de un grupo de aventureros que fueron en busca de fortuna. . . y los angeles encontraron!
En su camino enamoraron mujeres, mataron hombres, derribaron gobiernos y crearon una empresa cuyo poder llegó a sentirse en todos los confines del planeta.
Oigan todos los angeles historia de Los Amos el Trópico!
Otto Martin Wolf nos lleva a una aventura tan ardiente como los trópicos, en una saga que se extiende por más de one hundred fifty años.
"Es una fruta generosa, que te hará rico si l. a. amas y tienes suerte, pero si vienes sólo en busca de fortuna y poder, nada más encontrarás tu ruina y perdición".

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Download PDF by Max Frisch: Guglielmo Tell per la scuola (Italian Edition)

By Max Frisch

Il 1 agosto del 1291 è una giornata afosa a Uri, nella Svizzera Primitiva. Corrado von Tillendorf, balivo del Sacro Romano Impero in missione diplomatica in line with conto degli eredi di re Rodolfo, deve partire, lasciare finalmente quella valle tetra, niente affatto congeniale alla sua cagionevole salute. Quel giorno Guglielmo inform, un forestale con los angeles balestra a tracolla e according to mano suo figlio, rifiuta di omaggiare il cappello imperiale conficcato su un’asta nella piazza della città. Ancora poche ore e il cappello sarebbe stato rimosso, pensa l’annoiato Corrado, chiamato a dirimere los angeles faccenda. Non poteva immaginare che avrebbe assistito a quello che diventerà il mito di fondazione della Svizzera libera. In questo breve, ironico racconto Max Frisch ripercorre le tappe della vicenda corredandole con word che interrogano los angeles storicità degli avvenimenti e insieme suggeriscono nuove, gustosissime trame narrative.

“Probabilmente Konrad o Corrado von Tillendorf, un uomo giovane e in line with l. a. sua età piuttosto grasso, allora residente nel Kiburgo, o forse un altro, di nome Grisler e di uguali funzioni, in ogni modo un cavaliere del tutto insensibile al paesaggio cavalcava in un giorno assolato del 1291 attraverso i luoghi che oggi sono denominati Svizzera Primitiva. Probabilmente tirava il Föhn o favonio; le montagne che il cavaliere grassoccio vedeva davanti a sé sembravano più vicine del necessario.
Per non essere scortese verso il giovane Rudenz, che doveva guidarlo fino a Uri, si dava ogni tanto l. a. pena di lodare i ciliegi in fiore. Faceva caldo e l’aria period azzurra.”

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Get Ciel de feu (Uchronie) (French Edition) PDF

By Léon Daudet

Années 193**, l’Allemagne revancharde de l. a. guerre de 1914-18 prépare dans le plus grand mystery une guerre éclair qui doit permettre l’invasion complète de los angeles France. Le projet prévoit de foncer sur Orléans, puis sur le Val de Loire, et s’engouffrer en Bretagne afin d’établir dans le port de Brest, une base marine, solide tête de pont pour mener une invasion de los angeles Grande-Bretagne. los angeles Belgique est donc envahie ; les Allemands se ruent sur Paris, qui par prudence a été évacué, ce qui n’empêche pas les envahisseurs de noyer los angeles capitale désertée sous les bombes incendiaires et chimiques (Londres non-évacuée le sera avec 300.000 morts en sus). Les armées allemandes déferlent sur le Val de Loire comme prévu. Mais los angeles résistance acharnée des Français rend l. a. « Blitzkrieg » prévue Outre-Rhin moins rapide que prévue. l. a. bataille décisive se déroule à Ancenis près de Nantes où les Allemands connaîtront les affres de Waterloo et de l. a. Bérézina. Six ans avant los angeles véritable Blitzkrieg de Hitler en 1940, voilà un roman d’anticipation plus que prémonitoire sur ce que pouvait être los angeles prochaine guerre totale... Et l’on reste confondu par cette quasi prescience de l’auteur... A redécouvrir !

Léon Daudet (1867-1942), fils d’Alphonse Daudet, écrivain, journaliste et homme politique. Il fut membre de l’académie Goncourt de 1900 à 1942. On lui doit plusieurs romans d’anticipation.

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