Winter in Kandahar

Winter in Kandahar Description:

AFGHANISTAN the name conjures images of rugged mountains ancient cities hardened Mujaheddin a country rife with regional rivalries and the eternal struggle between Tajik and Pashtun Afghanistan comes to life in this epic adventure of love betrayal and war Young Tajik Ahmed Jan s heroic journey begins in the Northern Alliance stronghold near Taloqan just a month prior to He is swept away by the chaos that soon engulfs the country before a chance discovery propels him to the forefront of the clash between civilizations Pursued by both the CIA and al Qaeda he struggles to save his people from obliteration and find the true meaning of life in a land where all seems lost

Rating: 3.44 out of 5

Ascent from Darkness

Ascent from Darkness Description:

A top CIA agent with a mission impossible to find weapons grade uranium in the heart of the Islamic world becomes a real life who sacrifices family for duty to country when he joins U S forces and Iraqi peasants alike in a quest to change the face of the Middle East after the overthrow of the Butcher of Baghdad Masterfully using known facts of the Iraq war including where weapons of mass destruction may have been hidden and how Saddam Hussein was toppled Wilson creates a rich fiction which takes you through Syria and Iraq in search of stolen Ukrainian uranium which if not found will almost certainly be used by terrorists This thriller unfolds like a motion picture complete with forbidden romance desperate Special Forces operations and a never say die love of country

Rating: 3.56 out of 5

Ghosts of Anatolia: An Epic Journey to Forgiveness

Ghosts of Anatolia: An Epic Journey to Forgiveness Description:

The Ghosts of Anatolia is an epic tale of three families one Armenian and two Turkish inescapably entwined in a saga of tragedy hope and reconciliation Beginning in at the start of the the Great War confident Ottoman forces suffered a devastating defeat at the hands of the Russians Pursuing Russian forces drove deep into eastern Anatolia and the ensuing conflagration fanned by fear mistrust and sedition engulfed the Ottoman Empire What happened there is contentiously debated and to this day remains a festering sore of division This compelling adventure novel brings these events poignantly to life

Rating: 3.57 out of 5

Color Atlas Of Corneal Topography: Interpreting Videokeratography

Color Atlas Of Corneal Topography: Interpreting Videokeratography Description:

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Rating: 3.26 out of 5