In north Africa, young SAS trooper Danny Black is coming to the end of a gruelling tour of duty, or so he thinks. An MI6 agent needs to make contact with Syrian rebel forces, and also with the private military contractors who are - unofficially - training this rebel faction. Danny finds himself sucked into the murky orbit of the private military, a world where individuals will betray anybody if the price is right. And where a secret lurks that will change the course of Danny''s own life,..
Ranging from the First World War to the Gulf War, this collection of stories investigates the nature of military experience: from call-ups, the field of battle and comradeship, to..Подробнее
Published to coincide with the centenary of Tolstoy''s death, here is an exciting new edition of one of the great literary works of world literature. Tolstoy''s epic masterpiece..В корзину Описание
War and Peace is a vast epic centred on Napoleon''s war with Russia. While it expresses Tolstoy''s view that history is an inexorable process which man cannot influence, he..Подробнее
At a glittering society party in St Petersburg in 1805, conversations are dominated by the prospect of war. Terror swiftly engulfs the country as Napoleon?s army marches on..Описание