Erscheinungsdatum: 18.02.2019, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: Secrets of the Gettysburg Battlefield, Titelzusatz: Little-Known Stories & Hidden History From the Civil War Battlefield, Autor: Rada Jr., James, Verlag: Legacy Publishing, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: HISTORY // Military // United States // Vereinigte Staaten von Amerika // USA, Rubrik: Geschichte // Sonstiges, Seiten: 208, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 269 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
This is an anthology edition of the Kinsmen Universe, which includes Silent Blade and Silver Shark, plus a new short story. Family is everything. Talent is power. And revenge is sweet. In a distant, future world Kinsmen - small powerful groups of genetically and technologically advanced families - control vast financial empires. They are their own country, their own rulers, and their only limits are other Kinsmen. The struggle for power is a bloody, full-contact sport: in business, on the battlefield...and sometimes in the bedroom. Silent Blade Old hatreds die hard. Old love dies harder. On the planet Rada, Meli Galdes' family is of minor rank, and were relying on her marriage to Celino, the razor-smart, ruthless leader of the powerful Carvanna empire. When he abruptly breaks their engagement, he ruins her family and guarantees that Meli will never marry, as no suitor will oppose the rich and influential Carvannas. But Meli has a rare, secret, lethal - and valuable - talent. As a melder of energy, she's capable of severing anything in her path. So she "leaves" her family and trains to become one of the best and most lethal of assassins, all the while covertly guarding her family's interests. Now she's ready to quit; but she has one more assignment. To kill the man who ruined her life. Silver Shark Claire Shannon is a killer...and her weapon is her mind. Born on a planet torn by war for over 300 years, Claire is a soldier: a psycher, with the ability to read, control, and destroy the minds of enemy psychers and to infiltrate the biological network where they battle to death. When Claire's faction loses the war, she barely escapes extermination from both sides, as her talent brands her as too dangerous to society. By so-deeply burying her ability that she avoids detection, Claire is instead depor 1. Language: English. Narrator: Samantha Cook. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/146049/bk_acx0_146049_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.