Download E-books Die Eisfestung (German Edition) PDF

By Jonathan Stroud

Der knisternde Psychothriller des umjubelten Bartimäus-Starautors

Eigentlich wissen Emily und Simon so intestine wie nichts über Marcus. Es warfare Zufall, dass sie einander auf dem gesperrten Burggelände begegneten; und es conflict nur eine fixe Idee, einzusteigen und in der Ruine zu übernachten. Einfach so, als kleiner Nervenkitzel inmitten öder Ferien. Doch Marcus verwandelt die Burg in eine Festung mit vereisten Treppen und bereit liegenden Wurfgeschossen. Emily und Simon sind bei ihm, als er schwört, nie mehr nach Hause zurückzugehen – die beiden machen sich ihren eigenen Reim auf die blauen Flecken in Marcus’ Gesicht. Währenddessen rücken sie draußen vor: zunächst nur Marcus’ Vater, dann der Burgwächter, Polizei, eine Sozialarbeiterin, Feuerwehr mit Gerät – die Belagerer, der FEIND, der Markus herausholen will! was once als übermütiges Spiel begann, schlägt nonetheless, heimlich und leise um in einen Albtraum.

• Atmosphärisch dicht, unglaublich fesselnd – Hochspannung, die den Atem verschlägt
• Mit Kartenmaterial der Burgruine

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Download E-books Plate Tectonics (Science Foundations) PDF

By Stephen M. Tomecek

The advance of the plate tectonic thought was once one of many nice revolutions within the heritage of technology. sooner than the plate tectonic concept, such a lot scientists believed that Earth was once a static planet that by no means particularly replaced. operating like detectives, a small team of pioneering members slowly pieced jointly a completely diverse photo of our Earth, exhibiting that the planet is mostly a dynamic, energetic global. Over the process thousands of years, continents collided with one another, oceans opened and closed, and mountains rose and fell - and those adjustments proceed at the present time. "Plate Tectonics" examines the evolution of plate tectonic conception from its beginnings as a wild notion of drifting continents to its attractiveness because the major idea that drives geology this present day. The ebook additionally makes a speciality of the lives and achievements of these people who fought nice odds to offer upward thrust to 1 of crucial theories in technological know-how.

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Download E-books Skateboarding: Ramp Tricks PDF

By Evan Goodfellow, Tadashi Yamaoda

Ramp tricks—skate strikes made on, over, or round wooden ramps, cement bowls, and half-pipes—are a key, albeit difficult, section of skateboarding. hundreds of thousands of captioned, sequential photos display accurately how those exacting strikes are correctly made during this necessary consultant to forty ramp tips. starting with simple strikes, together with stalls, grinds, and slides, skaters progressively research the actual positioning and stability had to practice extra complex methods akin to flips and airs. a short background of ramp skateboarding examines the beginning of the style in addition to champions of the game, together with the pioneering Dogtown team and present stars Bob Burnquist and Tony Hawk.

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Download E-books Vietnam War (America at War (Chelsea House)) PDF

By Maurice Isserman

In transparent, lucid prose, Vietnam struggle, Revised version explores the serious questions surrounding the us' event in Vietnam: What led President Lyndon B. Johnson to dedicate wrestle troops in 1965? How was once it attainable for the North Vietnamese to undergo an army defeat within the Tet Offensive in 1968 and but in achieving a political victory? What has the USA realized from the event of struggling with in Vietnam? This riveting background encompasses a transparent dialogue of the roots of U.S. involvement in Indochina within the days simply after international conflict II and is going directly to discover the numerous and complicated explanations in the back of America's attempt to halt the unfold of communism in Asia. This new version additionally includes a bankruptcy targeting the cutting edge army strategies and weaponry concerned during the clash.

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Download E-books White-Collar Crime (Point/Counterpoint) PDF

Each one ebook during this sequence deals all of the statutes, felony evaluations, and reports scholars have to constitution a cohesive argument on a given debatable subject. matters are provided from a number of issues of view; sidebars cite legislation and critiques to help in severe research; appendixes aid scholars behavior felony learn; and, all resources are absolutely documented.

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Download E-books Ramses the Great (Ancient World Leaders) PDF

By Silvia Anne Sheafer

Ramses II, pharaoh of the nineteenth Dynasty, left an indelible mark on historic Egypt. often called Ramses the nice, his reign was once a golden age while political and cultural lifestyles thrived. He created superb monuments, together with the amazing Abu Simbel temples, the royal urban of Piramses, and his mortuary temple Ramesseum. As an army chief, he extended the Egyptian sovereignty from Nubia within the south to Syria within the west. terrific and bold, he cast with the Hittite Empire the first-ever peace treaty.

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Download E-books Plötzlich Fee - Herbstnacht: Band 3 - Roman - (German Edition) PDF

By Julie Kagawa

Wenn Liebe zu Magie wird

Am Vorabend ihres siebzehnten Geburtstags findet sich Meghan als Wanderin zwischen den Welten wieder: Sie und Ash, der Winterprinz, wurden wegen ihrer verbotenen Liebe aus Nimmernie verbannt. Nun sind sie auf der Flucht. Denn die Eisernen Feen, denen Meghan im letzten großen Kampf empfindlichen Schaden zufügte, sinnen auf Rache und machen auch vor der Welt der Sterblichen nicht halt. Für Meghan gibt es keinen sicheren Ort mehr.

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Download E-books Hidden Realms: A Paranormal Romance and Urban Fantasy Bundle PDF

By Dean Murray

Robust, self reliant heroines sign up for including mysterious, risky heroes in explosive conflicts which are as a lot exterior as they're internal.

Hidden Realms has all of this besides mermaids, form shifters, demigods, fae, demons and half-breeds with even darker inheritances. there is love, either forbidden and actual, and there is all of the sacrifice it takes to maintain it. despite what your chosen style of paranormal romance or city myth really is, there's something during this choice of 10 novels that may knock your socks off.

Hidden Realms includes a number of books which are in a different way merely to be had for $2.99 or extra, and it is on hand for FREE--but just for a restricted time!

Torn by means of Dean Murray
Shape shifter Alec Graves has spent approximately a decade attempting to preserve his kinfolk from being drawn into open struggle with a bigger pack. the hot woman in class she turns out to grasp issues she will not approximately his shadowy international, and the extra he will get to understand her, the extra mysterious she becomes.
Is she an unlucky sufferer or bait designed to attract him right into a deadly misstep?

Awaken via Skye Malone
Chloe had by no means been to the sea, and now one uncomplicated holiday has altered her existence perpetually. Her physique is altering in weird and wonderful methods, a mysterious boy is following her, and she's turn into the objective of killers too. old and lethal secrets and techniques encompass her and it is going to take every thing she has to find the truth.

Beautiful Demons by means of Sarra Cannon
Harper strikes to Peachville hoping for a clean commence, but if proof ties her to the grotesque homicide of a Demons cheerleader, she discovers this small city has a tremendous secret.

Five by way of Christie Rich
Rayla Tate desires of escaping her usual international for a vibrant destiny within the paintings international. Throw in an overbearing aunt who's conserving significant secrets and techniques, a disgruntled ally tagging alongside to school, and a host of fae warriors ready within the wings to say her the minute she leaves her sleepy little city, and Rayla’s desires are approximately to shatter.

Bitterroot through Heather Hildenbrand
Charlie and Regan Vuk have secretly continuously sought after a sister. Now, they ultimately stumbled on one another, in basic terms to be pressured right into a nose to nose contest for pack alpha. a contest that threatens to ruin their new bond and 1 sister’s probability for real love. Bitterroot is a 3-part younger grownup Paranormal novella sequence with a dose of sibling rivalry... Who will you root for?

Bound by way of accountability via Stormy Smith
Amelia Bradbury is the final residing Elder. She has strength she can’t keep watch over, a prophecy dictating her destiny, a betrothal she can’t cease and a center misplaced to a human.

Ignited via Desni Dantone
When evil forces come for Kris younger, she is pressured to head at the run with the younger guy she has lengthy thought of her mum or dad angel. As they look for the reality in the back of her position within the long-running conflict among stable and evil, they detect that not anything is because it turns out, and not anything, least of all their hearts, are safe.

King of Ash and Bone by means of Melissa Wright
When monsters holiday in the course of the veil among worlds, Mackenzie Scott devises a plan to forestall them, regardless of the expense. She reveals an injured stranger who simply could carry the foremost, yet he isn't the helpless boy he seems to be. he is one in all them, and he is received plans of his own.

Xoe by means of Sara C. Roethle
Xoe by no means notion she’d be the kind of lady to consider homicide. after all, she by no means suggestion she’d be facing werewolves on most sensible of her personal unusual, budding powers. every thing comes crashing down right now while her most sensible friend’s lifestyles is installed peril, and Xoe will do no matter what it takes to save lots of her, no matter if it consists of trusting a tall, good-looking vampire with an infuriating attitude.

Meeting future by means of Nancy Straight
Lauren is visited in her goals for years by means of a stranger claiming to be her future. future turns into fact whilst paths pass in the course of a failed theft try out.

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