By Ralph Peters
Stunning scenes of battle…unforgettable soldiers…heartbreaking betrayals…. during this attractive, fast paced novel, a ruthless destiny warfare unfolds in a twenty first century nightmare: la is a radioactive wreck; Europe lies bleeding; and Israel has been destroyed…with hundreds of thousands slaughtered. A livid the USA fights to reclaim the devastated Holy Land. The Marines typhoon ashore; the U.S. military does conflict in a Biblical landscape. Hi-tech weaponry is dead and primitive hatreds flare. Lt. Gen. Gary “Flintlock” Harris and his brave warriors fight for America’s survival--with ruthless enemies to their entrance and treachery at their rear. Islamist lovers, crusading Christians, and unscrupulous politicians open the door to genocide. The conflict After Armageddon thrusts the reader right into a terrifying destiny within which all that continues to be is the horror of war--and the muse of person heroism. A grasp at bringing to lifestyles “the everlasting soldier,” Ralph Peters tells a riveting story that honors these american citizens who struggle and sacrifice curious about a dream of freedom.
By A. Johns-Putra
This can be a narrative historical past of the improvement of the style from antiquity into the current day. the quantity parallels the improvement of the epic with wider historic and cultural advancements, offering designated readings of key texts, and, whereas established chronologically, tracing a sequence of subject matters throughout the improvement of the style.
By Heather O'Donoghue, Kevin Crossley-Holland
The best literary paintings handed all the way down to us from Anglo-Saxon occasions, Beowulf celebrates the life of heroism in a gloomy international of feuds, violence, and uncertainty. Set within the mythical Scandinavian earlier, Beowulf involves the help of the Danish king Hrothgar by means of killing the terrifying monster Grendel and its vengeful mom. a life-time later, Beowulf courageously prepares for an additional nice conflict while a fiery dragon threatens his personal state. This acclaimed translation features a serious advent, a whole index of names, and wide notes.
By Anonymous, Jesse Byock
Composed in medieval Iceland, Hrolf’s Saga remembers historical Scandinavia of the Migration interval, while the warrior chieftain King Hrolf governed in Denmark.
In the Viking international, King Hrolf served as a logo of braveness. Sharing wealthy oral traditions with the Anglo-Saxon epic Beowulf, Hrolf’s Saga recounts the tragedy of strife inside Denmark’s royal corridor. It tells of robust girls and the exploits of Hrolf’s well-known champions – together with Bodvar Bjarki, the ‘bear-warrior’, who strikingly resembles Beowulf. Combining heroic legend, fantasy and magic, Hrolf’s Saga is filled with wizards, sorceresses, and ‘beserker’ warring parties, initially contributors of the cult of Odin. such a lot startling is the primary love triangle: Hrolf’s father, a guy of insatiable appetites, unknowingly abducts his daughter, who later marries the despised sorcerer King Adils of Sweden.
A strong human drama with deep ancient roots, impressive occasions and fierce conflict scenes, Hrolf’s Saga ranks one of the masterworks of the center a long time.
By Louise Cooper
The seven gods of Order had governed unchallenged for hundreds of years, served via the adepts of the Circle of their bleak northern citadel at the big name Peninsula. yet for Tarod-the such a lot enigmatic and bold sorcerer in Circle's ranks-a darker affinity had started to name. Threatening his ideals, even his sanity, it rose unbidden from past time; an historical and lethal adversary which could plunge the area into insanity and chaos-and whose strength may perhaps rival that of the gods themselves. And notwithstanding Tarod's brain and center have been pledged to reserve, his soul used to be one other matter...
By Rodd Reduxxx
A genetically engineered bacteriophage mutates right into a around the world zombie plague, infecting humans by means of the billions. Amid the chaos, weary survivors fight to discover a spot of shelter, combating not only the revivified lifeless yet their very own demented fellow survivors. in the meantime, stalking the inheritors of this blighted global is one other mysterious crew of creatures. Are they forces for reliable, as their angelic appearances appear to recommend, or simply one other predator, one who is much extra insidious? Rod Redux is again with a brand new stand-alone novel, that includes abundant doses of twisted humor, humorous and unforgettable characters, and severe horror.With ninety nine% of the inhabitants changed into brain-eating zombies, the final warm-blooded people have without notice develop into the main useful foodstuff commodity at the planet. ********************************************************************** FROM A evaluation AT residing useless MEDIA: ""Mort" used to be an unforeseen surprise... the outline does not do it justice... a true delight... I enjoyed the indivduality of every of the characters and the way they performed off every one other...will hold the reader's recognition in the course of the size of the novel...Would i like to recommend "Mort"? My solution will be, certain, as a result of its strange characters and detailed mix of ghastly humor." Reviewed through Tauseret livingdeadmedia.com