Download e-book for kindle: A Lady in Shadows: A Madeleine Karno Mystery by Lene Kaaberbøl

By Lene Kaaberbøl

“Madeleine’s inquisitive brain and candid voice are adequate to maintain us reading.” —The ny occasions booklet Review

New York Times bestselling writer Lene Kaaberbøl returns together with her cherished protagonist Madeleine Karno—an formidable younger girl who shatters the confines of 19th century France.

On June second, 1894, within the wake of President Marie Francois Sadi Carnot’s assassination, France descends into chaos and riots within the streets of Varbourg. Many lives are misplaced within the mayhem, but if one girl of the evening is located murdered with brutal incisions and no signal of a fight, it really is transparent whatever is amiss. Madeleine Karno needs to ask herself the terrifying query: have they got their own Jack the Ripper in France?

Madeleine isn't any stranger to instances akin to this. although she is a lady in forensic pathology (a occupation thought of unseemly even for men), her contemporary paintings with a string of mysterious deaths and changing into the 1st lady pupil admitted to the college of Varbroug has earned her a few semblance of appreciate. yet there’s in simple terms loads her body structure classes can do to aid her discover the mysteries of a mad scientist’s brutal murders. Madeleine needs to do no matter what it takes—investigate the darkest corners of the town or even paintings undercover—to song down a assassin at huge. but when there’s something the clicking has correct approximately “Mademoiselle Death,” it’s this: it takes a girl to discover a killer of women.

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Olaf Ehlerding's Kadesh II: Blutgöttin (German Edition) PDF

By Olaf Ehlerding

Zetor Hadit hat den Auftrag bekommen, einen brutalen Priestermord im Amuntempel aufzuklären. Die Ermittlungen führen ihn in die alte Reichsmetropole Memphis. Dort sprengen düstere Ereignisse aus der Vergangenheit seine Vorstellungskraft und bringen ihn in höchste Gefahr. Unterdessen stehen sich die verfeindeten Truppen von Hatti und Ägypten gegenüber und kämpfen in einer erbitterten Schlacht um Kadesh. Während Pharao Ramses übermütig in das erbarmungslose Gemetzel stürzt, hadert Großkönig Muwattalli noch mit dem finalen Schlag gegen die Ägypter. Aber sein Bruder Prinz Hattusili ist fest entschlossen, Ramses endgültig zu vernichten.

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Download PDF by Christine Trent: A Grave Celebration (Lady Of Ashes Mysteries)

By Christine Trent

Undertaker Violet Harper and her husband are attending the long-anticipated beginning of Egypt’s new Suez Canal, which has been masterminded by means of the intense French engineer, Ferdinand de Lesseps. Fireworks, galas, and canal cruises are all a part of the deliberate festivities at stops alongside the way.

Tensions abound around the a variety of eu delegations in attendance. The Prussians, Dutch, French, British, Austrians, and Russians all have political grievances opposed to one another, made worse by means of inner struggles inside of Egypt itself.

All of this animosity is forgotten, although, in the middle of clinking glasses and deafening cheers. that's, till somebody dies in an unintentional hearth in the course of a fireworks demonstration…or used to be the blaze set to hide the demise of a probably blameless spectator? whilst she isn’t accepted to work out to the dressing of the corpse, Violet turns into suspicious.

As made up our minds to get to the evil root of the grisly affair as de Lesseps is to maintain it out of foreign newspapers, Violet begins her personal sophisticated research and quick realizes that there are extra suspects than there are sails on a royal yacht. used to be the homicide as a result political jealousies? Or is somebody engaging in a vendetta opposed to the good guy de Lesseps himself? in the end, who didn’t have hatred for the French, whose overall mastery of the Suez Canal intended they'd be controlling canal transport for the foreseeable destiny?

When one other guy is usually stumbled on murdered, it turns into visible that there are malevolent forces one of the revelers…who will cease at not anything to maintain Violet from getting to know the truth.

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Hardly Ever Otherwise by Maria Matios PDF

By Maria Matios

The dramatic kinfolk saga hardly another way through Maria Matios, having received the Ukrainian nationwide publication of the 12 months Award 2007 and Grand Prix on the Ukrainian Coronation of the note Prize 2007, narrates the tale of a number of western Ukrainian households over the past many years of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and expands upon the concept that “it isn’t time that's vital, however the human situation in time.”

The relations of a prosperous farmer Kyrylo Cheviuk is suffering from a tragedy. As time passes, no one dares to speak about it. His younger son Dmytryk´s physique were grinded by way of the neighborhood mill and the negative lad spent his final days not often respiring together with his bleeding chest jam-packed with ache and ... his mystery love. The process the occasions to persist with unearths the harsh fact of his demise: “They jumped approximately on most sensible of negative Dmytryk, as though they have been dancing a wild dance, preventing in basic terms when they heard that his bones not cracked...” A homecoming conflict veteran Ivan Varvarchuk beat Dmytryk to dying for seducing his younger spouse Petrunia. yet what did truly ensue and most significantly – why?

Several vitally interconnected storylines increase during the novel, all fatally converging at the Cheviuk’s relations tragedy. portray a tortured photo of life’s harsh brutality within the sector, Maria Matios good points conventional issues of Ukrainian literature akin to soldiering, brothers’ litigation over land possession, betrayal and revenge. opposed to the vibrant backdrop of neighborhood traditions and highlanders’ rites she weaves her tale of affection, intertwined with a center wrenching human tragedy.

This title has been realised by a team of the following dedicated professionals:

Translated from the Ukrainian by way of Yuri Tkacz,

Cover paintings through Serhiy Ivanov,

Maxim Hodak - Максим Ходак (Publisher), 

Max Mendor - Макс Мендор (Director), 

Yana Kovalskaya.

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Ghost Dancing - An EMTALA Tale - download pdf or read online

By William Wesley

In 1994, a bit woman turns into deathly ailing on a reservation within the shadows of the jap Sierra Nevada, religious place of origin of the Paiute kingdom. Hunter Liddell, a tender general practitioner on accountability in a distant ER, is not able to stabilize Lilly Garcia.

A wintry weather storm from snow prevents ambulances from attaining Inyo District sanatorium. Hunter makes the fateful determination to have Lilly’s mom and dad force her to the nearest children’s health center; greater than 100 miles away.

When Lilly doesn't live on the adventure, her tribe records swimsuit in federal courtroom, accusing Hunter and the health facility of violating Lilly’s lately enacted correct to emergency care.

California’s legal professional common is working for governor, and slaps a homicide indictment on Hunter, regardless of the objections of Inyo’s personal lawmen. And the ER staff that employed him can keep away from thousands in scientific legal responsibility if he's convicted.

Ghost Dancing is a tribute to tens of millions emergency physicians who replaced the process enormous quantities of hundreds of thousands of yank lives, providing the simplest care our approach needed to supply, below conditions that regularly threatened their very own future health. It dramatizes the continuing clash in the USA among future health care as a primary human correct and a privilege at a cost neither sufferers nor companies really regulate. it's also unearths the alarming disparity among big-city emergency care, as visible on television, and sparse entry in rural parts.

EMTALA refers back to the Emergency scientific remedy and hard work Act glided by Congress in 1986, which created new necessities for US hospitals: all sufferers looking emergency care needed to obtain a scientific screening examination; if there has been a probability to lifestyles or limb, the health facility needed to stabilize the sufferer earlier than discharge or move. for this reason, the end result of the healthiness care debate has been inevitable. simply because entry to emergency care is a civil correct less than federal legislations, all US citizens can search care in EDs, no matter if an emergency doesn't exist.

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Candace Robb's A Twisted Vengeance: A Kate Clifford Novel PDF

By Candace Robb

As the fourteenth century involves an in depth, York seethes close to civil war—and younger widow Kate Clifford, suffering to maintain her companies afloat, realizes that her mom is harboring a deadly secret…

1399. York is getting ready for civil conflict, teeming with knights and their armed retainers summoned for the city’s protection. Henry of Lancaster is rumored to have landed at the northeast coast of britain, no longer to date from York, cause on reclaiming his inheritance—an inheritance which his cousin, King Richard, has declared forfeit.

With the town unsettled and rife with rumors, Eleanor Clifford’s abrupt go back to York upon the mysterious dying of her husband in Strasbourg is met with suspicion within the urban. Her daughter Kate is decided to maintain her distance, however it should not easy—Eleanor has settled round the corner with the purpose of building a home of beguines, or terrible sisters. whilst one of many beguines is determined upon within the evening by means of an interloper, Kate understands that for the sake of her personal recognition and the protection of her younger wards she needs to investigate.

From the 1st, Eleanor is obviously fearful but continues a obdurate silence. The brutal homicide of 1 of Eleanor’s servants leads Kate to suspect that her mother’s issues have her from Strasbourg. Is she secretly serious about the political upheaval? whilst considered one of her wards is fearful via a too-curious stranger, Kate is eager to draw her mom out of her silence earlier than tragedy moves her personal household.

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Download e-book for iPad: Moryak: A Novel Of The Russian Revolution by Lee Mandel

By Lee Mandel

Lee Mandel’s historic novel Moryak revolves round the tale of Lieutenant Stephen Morrison, a naval officer assigned through President Theodore Roosevelt to take away Tsar Nicholas II from Russia ahead of he can sabotage the impending Portsmouth Peace conference.

The venture is going awry and Morrison is captured and sentenced to demise. via a quirk of destiny, he's as an alternative despatched to the notorious Russian criminal on Solovetsky Island. There, his more and more violent nature ultimately permits him to dominate the camp as “Moryak” (Russian for Sailor). He quickly catches the eye of the Bolshevik prisoners and their growing to be interactions come to have devastating results at the evolving revolution in Russia, in addition to the Allied warfare attempt because the international descends into the chaos of global warfare I.

As occasions of the unconventional spread within the whirlpool of the worldwide socio-political metamorphose, Moryak in truth tells the lifestyles tale of 1 man’s fight for attractiveness, him discovering his position and discovering himself.

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This title has been realised by a team of the following dedicated professionals:

Maxim Hodak - Максим Ходак (Publisher),

Max Mendor - Макс Мендор (Director),

Yana Kovalskaya and Camilla Stein.

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Download e-book for kindle: Friesische Macht: Historischer Roman (German Edition) by Lothar Englert

By Lothar Englert

Ostfriesland im frühen 15. Jahrhundert. Das procedure der frei gewählten Richter ist gestürzt, an seine Stelle sind machtbesessene Häuptlinge getreten, und nun vollzieht sich eben das, wovor die Harlinger immer gewarnt haben: Diese Männer bekämpfen sich bis aufs Blut, nahezu jeder schlägt sich mit jedem, denn am Ende wollen sie alle nur eines,- in Ostfriesland herrschen. additionally führen sie ihre Kriege, die tom Brook und die Ukena, die Allena und die Wiemken. Doch damit nicht genug, sie holen auch noch Freibeuter ins Land, gewähren ihnen Schutz und Unterschlupf, in den sie sich nach ihren Raubzügen zurückziehen. Und es ist wie stets; die internen Streitereien lockt auswärtige Herren an wie das Aas die Geier. Das Land scheint durch den Bürgerkrieg geschwächt, es liegt ungeschützt wie auf dem Präsentierteller, gleich einer reifen Frucht, die nur noch darauf wartet, dass guy nach ihr greift. Natürlich nehmen sie Witterung auf, der Oldenburger Graf, die Bremer und sogar die Hamburger, denn die Gelegenheit struggle wohl lange nicht so günstig, sich dieses Ostfriesland endlich unter den Nagel zu reißen. Zudem: Gründe für militärische Interventionen gibt es massenhaft, sie werden geliefert durch dieses Raubgesindel auf See, die Störtebekers und Michels, die den Hansestädten das Leben schwermachen und durch die Ostfriesen beschützt werden, selbst Kirchen darf das Gesocks nutzen, sie werden ihnen von den Häuptlingen als Unterkünfte zur Verfügung gestellt. Die Harlinger Familie des Magnus tom Diek führt derweil das gediegene Leben ehrbarer Kaufleute und Pferdezüchter. Großvater Magnus hat noch vergeblich gegen den Niedergang der alten Rechtsordnung gekämpft, dessen Sohn Enno gar nahezu allen Besitz an die Hylmerisna verloren. Nur mühsam und mit Hilfe treuer Freunde wie den Holländer Adriaan und den Mönch William ist es gelungen, diese schweren Verluste schließlich nicht nur wettzumachen, sondern in beträchtlichen Reichtum zu wandeln. So leben die tom Diek auf eigener Scholle, mit der Politik haben sie nichts zu schaffen, sie wollen nur in Ruhe ihre Geschäfte machen. Aber guy lässt ihnen keine Ruhe. Die tom Brook geben die Versuche nicht auf, den Harlinger und seine Sippe auf ihre Seite zu ziehen, sie locken mit Geld und Einfluss, und sie drohen mit Repressalien bis hin zur offenen Gewalt. Magnus tom Diek, der Enkel des großen Harlingers, widersteht lange und mit Erfolg. Seine attractiveness als geachteter Handelsherr und ein Geflecht aus weitreichenden Verbindungen schützen ihn. Es wäre sogar möglich, das alles auszusitzen und die Dinge abzuwarten, wären da nicht zwei Stachel in seinem Fleisch, die ihn nach langen Jahren des Friedens mit der Vergangenheit wieder zu quälen beginnen. Der eine Stachel, das sind die Morde von Ochtersum, die vier Menschen das Leben kosten, verursacht durch die Gier und den Ehrgeiz der Brokmannen. Der zweite ist der Tod seines Vaters Enno tom Diek, der als gezwungener Vasall Ocko tom Brooks in der Auricher Burg auf immer noch ungeklärte Weise gewaltsam ums Leben kam. Und mit diesen schwärenden Wunden erwacht auch wieder der Hass. Magnus tom Diek will die Sippe der tom Brook endlich untergehen sehen. Bei der Schlacht auf den wilden Äckern vollzieht sich das Schicksal des Hauses Hylmerisna auf blutige Weise...
Die lang erwartete Fortsetzung des Erfolges "Friesische Freiheit"!

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New PDF release: The Wednesday Club

By Kjell Westö,Neil Smith

1938. Hitler's expansionist rules are arousing either anger and admiration, no longer least in Helsinki's Wednesday membership. The participants of this unstressed gentleman's membership are outdated buddies of legal professional Claes Thune. yet this 12 months it truly is obvious that the political unrest in Europe is having an impression at the harmony of the group.

Thune has lately divorced and is at anything of a loss, operating his legislation perform without nice enthusiasm. fortunately he has the help of an effective new secretary, Matilda Wiik.

But in the back of her polished external Mrs Wiik is suffering from thoughts of the Finnish Civil conflict, while she skilled horrors she has been attempting to disregard ever seeing that. And one night, with the Wednesday membership collected in Thune's workplace, she hears a voice she was hoping she might by no means listen again.

She is all at once plunged again into the previous. yet this time she is not any longer a helpless sufferer . . .

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Download PDF by Ray Gleason: The Helvetian Affair: Book II of the Gaius Marius Chronicle

By Ray Gleason

“Not lyrical, yet exact, Insubrecus. some of these tales and reviews of Romans, Belgae, Krauts, and whatnot became a knot i don't have time to solve, so I’m simply going to slice it open!” Caesar introduced. “Tomorrow at sunrise, this military marches at the Aeduan capital. . .we march on Bibracte!” With those phrases, Gaius Iulius Caesar despatched his military on what so much of his officials thought of a suicide venture with the Helvetians and their German allies throughout their line of retreat and the military trapped opposed to the impregnable partitions of Bibracte, the fortress-capital in their treacherous Gallic allies, the Aedui.

"The Helvetian Affair" is the second one booklet of the Gaius Marius Chronicle, the memoir of a retired Roman soldier, Gaius Marius Insubrecus, a legionary who fought with Caesar all through his Gallic campaigns and the Roman civil wars.

"The Helvetian Affair" recounts Insubrecus’ coming of age as a Roman soldier within the legionary camps outdoors the town of Aquileia, and serving his client, Caesar, as he conducts a lightening crusade to avoid the fierce and ruthless test via the Helvetii to overcome Celtic Gaul and threaten the Roman province.

The narrative recreates a colourful and culturally complicated portrait of historic northern Italy and the Rhone valley, as Romans, Celts and Germans fight for supremacy within the hills and darkish forests of western Gaul.

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