The Cards in the Deck. Episodes 1, 2, 3, & 4: An NSA Thriller (Scott Evers NSA Thrillers)

Author: Robert Stanek

Publisher: Rogue Operative Publishing

ISBN: 1627164332

Category: Fiction

Page: 526

View: 1768

In his bestseller The Pieces of the Puzzle, Robert Stanek masterfully brought readers into a world of intrigue and espionage, a world where former intelligence analyst Scott Evers found himself in a desperate race against a mysterious machine that could control the world's financial markets, bringing ruin not unlike the great economic collapse that came into our reality a few years after the book was published. In Cards in the Deck, the exiting follow-up to The Pieces of the Puzzle, Robert Stanek brings readers into darker corners of the same world, where the most powerful intelligence organizations on earth, the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), and the United States Sixth Fleet in the Mediterranean are about to go head to head with terrorists the likes of which the world has never seen. In the heart of the Mediterranean, Scott Evers is drawn into a harrowing world centered around one of history's most elite military warrior forces: the Navy SEALs. Facing a chilling, relentless adversary, Evers is pulled into a landscape of Navy strike groups, tactical response teams, and killers willing to do anything it takes to get the job done. Drawing from his past experiences as an analyst and operative, Evers races to find answers and decide whom to trust... before the world becomes a place we no longer recognize. Read this book and The Pieces of the Puzzle today!

Dead Days: Episodes 1, 2 and 3 (A Zombie Apocalypse Serial)

Author: Ryan Casey

Publisher: Higher Bank Books


Category: Fiction

Page: 185

View: 7026

This collection contains the first half of thrilling zombie apocalypse saga, Dead Days -- the first THREE episodes of the debut series. Save 33% versus buying the episodes individually! How would you survive the Dead Days? Riley Jameson is a regular guy. A little hard-of-luck and going through a rough time at work, but nothing he can't handle. That was until the creatures rose. The dead started walking. Feasting on human flesh, their hunger insatiable. The police are gone. The government has collapsed. The world as Riley knew it has changed, forever. In this new, terrifying world, Riley is forced to think quick and act fast in order to survive. His morals will be pushed to the very limit, forcing the question: can humanity survive the onslaught of the dead, not only on the outside but on the inside? There will be blood. There will be tears. In the Dead Days, nobody is safe. With fast-paced zombie action and gripping scenarios, Dead Days is a truly unmissable slice of serial fiction. Download the first three episodes now and catch up on Riley and Ted's journey through a harsh and terrifying world... zombies, the walking dead, zombie series, post apocalyptic survival fiction, zombie apocalypse, british zombies, dystopian fiction

The Turn of the Cycle

1 Samuel 1–8 in Synchronic and Diachronic Perspectives

Author: Serge Frolov

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 3110907356

Category: Religion

Page: 289

View: 7298

The monograph produces a new interpretation of the opening chapter of 1 Samuel by combining several hermeneutical models, including the theory of chaotic (dynamically unstable) systems and the most recent, essentially post-modern, form criticism, to produce a new interpretation of the opening chapters of 1 Samuel. It argues that 1 Samuel 1-8 is an integral literary unit whose stance on such pivotal issues as monarchy and cultic centralization poorly agrees with that of the balance of Deuteronomy - Kings. In the diachronic perspective, this unit can be construed as a post-Deuteronomistic redactional interpolation polemically directed against several planks of the Deuteronomic/Deuteronomistic agenda. In the synchronic perspective, the pattern of relationship between 1 Samuel 1-8 and the balance of Genesis - Kings calls for a non-linear, multi-dimensional reading of the corpus. Both interpretational trajectories lead to the conclusion that the thrust of the Former Prophets in its final form is controlled to a considerable extent by non-Deuteronomistic elements.

A Critical History of Television’s The Twilight Zone, 1959–1964

Author: Don Presnell,Marty McGee

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 147661038X

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 288

View: 6651

Rod Serling’s anthology series The Twilight Zone is recognized as one of the greatest television shows of all time. Always intelligent and thought-provoking, the show used the conventions of several genres to explore such universal qualities as violence, fear, prejudice, love, death, and individual identity. This comprehensive reference work gives a complete history of the show, from its beginning in 1959 to its final 1964 season, with critical commentaries, incisive analyses, and the most complete listing of casts and credits ever published. Biographical profiles of writers and contributors are included, followed by detailed appendices, bibliography and index.

No Doubt

USC's 2004 National Championship Season

Author: N.A

Publisher: Sports Publishing LLC

ISBN: 9781596700352

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 128

View: 5089

Filled with stunning full-color photos, this eye-popping book takes you game by game through the Trojans incredible 2004 season. Relive USC's dominant season from the season opener against Virginia Tech, close calls against conference rivals Stanford, Cal, and UCLA, and a blowout victory against longtime rival Notre Dame. Game wraps, stats and of course, the 2005 Orange Bowl victory over Oklahoma for the National Championship are all here. Also included are profiles of USC's biggest stars, like Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Matt Leinart, running back Reggie Bush, and coach Pete Carroll . Follow the Trojans from the hot summer practices through the hot Orange Bowl celebration with a keepsake that will allow you to relive this special season for years to come.

Cotton FBI Collection No. 1

Episodes 1-4

Author: Mario Giordano,Peter Mennigen,Jan Gardemann,Alexander Lohmann


ISBN: 3732505863

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 7584

A new legend is born! COTTON FBI is a remake of a world famous cult series with more than one billion copies sold. EPISODE 1: THE BEGINNING. New York City. A Chinese woman was brutally murdered and Jeremiah Cotton, a young cop with the NYPD, just can't let go. He suspects that the woman is the victim of a serial killer, but no one believes him and he is taken off the case. While carrying out an unauthorized investigation, Cotton encounters a division of the FBI whose existence no one knows about: the "G-Team." Stubborn and persistent, Cotton asks uncomfortable questions about the mysterious unit - and runs afoul of Special Agent Philippa "Phil" Decker in the process. When he narrowly escapes an attempt on his life, Cotton realizes that this is no ordinary killer hunt and the hotter the case is getting, the more determined he is to stay involved ... EPISODE 2: COUNTDOWN. 12:04 AM, New York. An American Airlines flight making its approach to landing. The descent is stopped and the aircraft begins to circle over Manhattan as if it were guided by an invisible hand. - 1:00 AM, G-Team HQ. Agents Jeremiah Cotton and Philippa Decker learn that terrorists have hacked the onboard systems and taken control of the airplane. They are demanding the release of Seif al-Bakkay, a high-level terrorist. The agents have only six hours remaining to find the perpetrators before the aircraft over Manhattan runs out of fuel ... EPISODE 3: HIDDEN SHADOWS. New York. Hundreds of commuters just barely escape with their lives when an attack on the George Washington Bridge fails. The attempt falls in line with a chain of acts of sabotage that occurred at famous landmarks in the past few weeks. Obviously, someone is targeting prominent structures in New York. What are the perpetrator's objectives? Agents Jeremiah Cotton and Philippa Decker are facing a mystery. Until there is another attack. Right before their eyes. Nearly 1,000 feet above Manhattan - on the Empire State Building ... EPISODE 4: WITNESS PROTECTION. A well-dressed man is found dead, floating in a New York harbor basin. The drowned man originally hailed from a small town in Alabama and, according to local authorities, died six years ago. The FBI gets involved. Agents Cotton and Decker soon realize that there are more cases like this: affluent criminals who were living under false names and then were murdered. These very names also appear on the list of a witness protection program and Cotton receives a visit from two colleagues who won't tolerate any further investigation. But a man like Cotton doesn't buckle under pressure ...

162-0: Imagine a Yankees Perfect Season

The Greatest Wins!

Author: Marty Appel

Publisher: Triumph Books

ISBN: 1617490725

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 304

View: 8915

162-0: Imagine a Yankees Perfect Season imagines that season by identifying the most memorable victory in Yankees history on every single day of the baseball calendar season, from late March to late October. Ranging from games with incredible historical significance and individual achievement to those with high drama and high stakes, this book imagines the impossible: a blemish-free Yankees season. Evocative photos, original quotes, thorough research, and engaging prose and analysis all highlight 162-0.

Juxinseason (Respect The Jux Prt, 1, 2, & 3)

Respect The Jux Prt. 1,2,& 3

Author: O.G. YELLO/Raymond James

Publisher: Da-Order P&E Company

ISBN: 976952980X


Page: 540

View: 1214

"The Order Of Thieves" is a band of criminals formed with one thing in mind; to prey on the criminal underworld by way of The JUX. "The JUX" is the craft practiced by the men of The Order Of Thieves. Started by a group of Jamaicans, The Order Of Thieves created a legend in the streets that made it an honor to have this group of men relieve you of your personal wealth. No one was safe from the season of the JUX. If you were dealing in any part of the criminal world then you were fare game for The Order. From Drug dealers to politicians and even a priminister found the season of the JUX upon them. From Jamaica to New York and the Eastern Sea Board to the long arm of the law reaching even across seas for them; one thing was certain, if your wealth became a reason then nothing could protect you from the JUXINSEASON.

Sports Media

Reporting, Producing, and Planning

Author: Bradley Schultz

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136024972

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 296

View: 7067

A uniquely comprehensive text, Sports Media emphasizes the skills that you will need in order to be successful in the industry. With extensive coverage on reporting, anchoring, and production, this text offers thorough and effective descriptions of the sports reporter and anchor's function in a broadcast environment. Going beyond the essential skills, Sports Media also offers important historical and interesting background on the evolution of the sports industry, some grounding in the business of sports, and a discussion of social issues including the experience of women in sports and sports broadcasting. Covering all aspects of sports broadcasting, this text features reporting, writing leads, style, tricks of the trade, shooting on location, editing, production, live event production, ethics, and resume tapes, as well as tips on seeking employment in the industry. This new second edition focuses on the special new demands and necessary skill you will need for today's converged media - print, broadcast, and digital.

The MacArthur Bible Commentary

Author: John F. MacArthur

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 1418562246

Category: Religion

Page: 2080

View: 8325

The MacArthur Bible Commentary treats every passage of the OT and NT phrase by phrase, with hundreds of word studies as sidebars throughout.

The Athenaeum

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A



Page: N.A

View: 482


Unhomely Cinema

Home and Place in Global Cinema

Author: Dwayne Avery

Publisher: Anthem Press

ISBN: 1783083026

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 148

View: 3960

Representations of troubled and inhospitable domestic places are a common feature of many cinematic narratives. “Unhomely Cinema” explores how the unhomely nature of contemporary film narrative provides an insight into what it means to dwell in today’s global societies. Providing analyses of a variety of film genres – from Michel Gondry’s comedy “Be Kind Rewind” to Laurent Cantet’s eerie suspense thriller “Time Out” – “Unhomely Cinema” presents an engaging discussion of some of the most pertinent social and cultural issues involved in the question of “making home” in contemporary societies.

A Course of Experimental Agriculture

Containing an Exact Register of All the Business Transacted During Five Years on Near Three Hundred Acres of Various Soils ... The Whole Stated in Near Two Thousand Original Experiments ...

Author: Arthur Young

Publisher: N.A


Category: Agriculture

Page: N.A

View: 1214


Literaturwissenschaftliches Jahrbuch

Author: Görres-Gesellschaft,Görres-Gesellschaft zur Pflege der Wissenschaft,Theodor Berchem,Volker Kapp,Franz Link

Publisher: Duncker & Humblot

ISBN: 9783428487424


Page: 547

View: 6263

Das Literaturwissenschaftliche Jahrbuch wurde 1926 von Günther Müller gegründet. Beabsichtigt war, in dieser Publikation regelmäßig einen Überblick über neue Forschungsvorhaben und Ergebnisse zu bieten. Darüber hinaus enthielt das Jahrbuch auch Primärliteratur. 1939 verboten die Nationalsozialisten das Periodikum. Eine Neue Folge wurde im Jahre 1960 unter der Ägide des Germanisten Hermann Kunisch begründet, die inzwischen auf nunmehr 37 Bände gediehen ist. In der fächerübergreifenden Zeitschrift werden Beiträge zur Germanistik, Altgermanistik, Anglistik/Amerikanistik und Romanistik in Deutsch und in den zu den Fächern gehörenden Sprachen publiziert.Das Literaturwissenschaftliche Jahrbuch ist auf keine Methode festgelegt. Die Herausgeber streben an, auch Beiträge junger Nachwuchswissenschaftler aufzunehmen. Abgedruckt sind jeweils Aufsätze zu allen vertretenen Literaturen sowie ein umfangreicher Buchbesprechungsteil. Zu seinen Besonderheiten gehört darüber hinaus, bislang unveröffentlichte literarische Texte zu publizieren.

A Textlinguistic Analysis of Selected Old Testament Texts in Matthew 1-4

Author: Jeffery L. Capshaw

Publisher: Peter Lang

ISBN: 9780820469072

Category: Religion

Page: 214

View: 9213

While providing exciting research opportunities, the New Testament’s use of the Old Testament continues to create interpretive difficulties. Although Matthew’s use of the Old Testament generated much scholarly discussion throughout the historical-critical period, during the contemporary period specific interest in Matthew’s Old Testament usage seemed to decrease. Recently, however, many powerful analytical approaches have come to the fore in biblical studies, including various text-centered methods such as textlinguistics (also known as discourse analysis). This book applies one specific type of discourse grammar to several Old Testament citations in Matthew’s Gospel. This analysis is presented both to initiate discussion and to show how this and similar methods might be utilized to contribute important perspectives on the New Testament’s use of the Old Testament.

Knock 'Em Cold, Kid

Author: Elaine Morgan

Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1780886616

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 224

View: 9330

Knock ’em Cold, Kid is the autobiography of award-winning Welsh writer Elaine Morgan.