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Second Variety By Philip K. Dick
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"Second Variety" is an influential short story by Philip K. Dick first published in Space Science Fiction magazine, in May 1953. A nuclear war between the Soviet Union and the West has... More > reduced much of the world to a barren wasteland. The war continues however among the scattered remains of humanity. The Western forces have recently developed "claws", which are autonomous self-replicating robots to fight on their side. It is one of Dick's many stories in which nuclear war has rendered the Earth's surface uninhabitable. The short story "Jon's World" (1954) revisited the claw-infested world of "Second Variety". The story was adapted to the movie Screamers in 1995.< Less
Second Variety By Philip K. Dick
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"Second Variety" is a short story by Philip K. Dick first published in Space Science Fiction magazine, in May 1953. A nuclear war between the Soviet Union and the West has reduced much of... More > the world to a barren wasteland. The war continues, however, among the scattered remains of humanity. The Western forces have developed "claws", which are autonomous self-replicating robots to fight on their side. It is one of Dick's many stories in which nuclear war has rendered the Earth's surface uninhabitable. The story was adapted into the movie Screamers in 1995.The short story "Jon's World" written in 1954 revisited the claw-infested world of "Second Variety". "Second Variety" occurs in the aftermath of an extensive nuclear war between the Soviet Union (sometimes referred to as Russia) and the United Nations. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Variety Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
World War III - The Second Exodus, Y'sra'el's Return Journey Home (Paperback) By Rabbi Simon Altaf
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How will the genetic Hebrews be taken back to the land? Are the present day Jews in Y’sra’el of ancient stock? Is there any prophecy of foreigners invading Y’sra’el and... More > inhabiting the land? How will G-d have war with Amalek and wipe them out and who is Amalek today? Why is the Church so confused about bible prophecy? How will the end come and how will the Y’sraelites go back home? Is this via the rapture or marching back on foot? What happens if we die in our exile? And many more questions answered. The time has come to expose the errors or others.< Less
The Second Independence By Joanna Zahora
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In the aftermath of the Third World War, Earth is ruled with an iron fist by a single family, The Cadliacs. Farina, a maid who works for the Cadliac family, is an orphan whose parents were killed... More > fighting for freedom against the evil ruling family. When Prince Sadba poisons his father and becomes king in his stead, he forces Farina to stand alongside him as his queen. With the help of the rebels, however, Farina escapes and joins the resistance just as her parents had done years before. As a loyal member of the rebellion, Farina finds herself a key player in the War for Independence as well as a victim of love.< Less
The Second Independence By Joanna Zahora
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In the aftermath of the Third World War, Earth is ruled with an iron fist by a single family, The Cadliacs. Farina, a maid who works for the Cadliac family, is an orphan whose parents were killed... More > fighting for freedom against the evil ruling family. When Prince Sadba poisons his father and becomes king in his stead, he forces Farina to stand alongside him as his queen. With the help of the rebels, however, Farina escapes and joins the resistance just as her parents had done years before. As a loyal member of the rebellion, Farina finds herself a key player in the War for Independence as well as a victim of love.< Less
World War III -The Second Exodus, Y'sra'el's Final return Journey Home By Rabbi Simon Altaf
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How will the genetic Hebrews be taken back to the land? Are the present day Jews in Y’sra’el of ancient stock? Is there any prophecy of foreigners invading Y’sra’el and... More > inhabiting the land? How will Elohim have war with Amalek and wipe them out and who is Amalek today? Why is the Church so confused about bible prophecy? How will the end come and why is the world hiding the identity of the true Israelites? Will there be a rapture or marching back on foot? What happens if we die in our exile? And many more questions answered. The time has come to expose the errors of others.< Less
Second Sight By Maria Rachel Hooley
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Elizabeth Moon is desperate to find Lev Walker, the angel she fell in love with. She knows he is a Sojourner, or an angel who escorts souls to the next world, so she believes that if she looks hard... More > enough, she will find him, no matter that a bullet meant for her took his human form away. She’s determined to find him, unaware that even angels wage their own wars that mortals aren’t supposed to know about.< Less
A Second Chance By Catherine Watkins
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This is the story of Belien, who's growing up in the far future in California several hundred years after a devastating world war. One day, right after her eighteenth birthday, she discovers a badly... More > beaten young stranger and soon finds herself drawn to him, even though Kael's mixed emotions and conflicting actions towards her is confusing. Their lives are soon entwined and Belien learns that Kael is not the man she thought he was. After a life turning moment for both of them, Kael finally starts to reveal his past. What Belien learns may just tear their relationship apart. Is their love strong enough to hold them together? Can Belien deal with Kael's shattered emotions after he tells her of his tragic life before she met him? And will the ghosts of Kael's past ever let him go? A sometimes harsh coming of age tale, told from both Belien and Kael's point of view, that tells the realities of life in a post-apocalyptic future where humanity is finally reclaiming their world.< Less
Barry Carter’s Naval War Games: World War I and World War II Naval Wargaming By John Curry & Barry Carter
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First published in 1975, this book deals with the most popular period for fighting sea battles in miniature- the First and Second World Wars. It brings together all the information that the naval... More > wargamer needs when tackling the 20th century era. This edition includes three new chapters not included in the previous editions. The author takes the reader through his own rules, which aim above all at practical playability and they are illustrated by numerous diagrams. Based on a simplified Fletcher Pratt damage system, they cover movement, gunnery, torpedoes, as well as submarines and air craft. The rules are shown in action in the defence of a convoy in the Adriatic Sea in 1915 and the hunt for a Japanese raiding cruiser in 1942. Naval campaigns are also discussed, with the example of a semi historical-naval campaign around Korea in 1918. China and Korea are facing Russia and Japan. The campaign rules describe practical ways to manage fuel, combat at sea, allocating ships, use of troops etc.< Less
Private at War By Tom Gamby
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This is the story of Tom Gamby and his war time experiences, a look at the Second World War through the eyes of an ordinary bloke in extraordinary circumstances

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Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
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