Columbus Day

Columbus Day


Author : Craig Alanson
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We were fighting on the wrong side, of a war we couldn't win. And that was the good news.The Ruhar hit us on Columbus Day. There we were, innocently drifting along the cosmos on our little blue marble, like the native Americans in 1492. Over the horizon come ships of a technologically advanced, aggressive culture, and BAM! There go the good old days, when humans only got killed by each other. So, Columbus Day. It fits.When the morning sky twinkled again, this time with Kristang starships jumping in to hammer the Ruhar, we thought we were saved. The UN Expeditionary Force hitched a ride on Kristang ships to fight the Ruhar, wherever our new allies thought we could be useful. So, I went from fighting with the US Army in Nigeria, to fighting in space. It was lies, all of it. We shouldn't even be fighting the Ruhar, they aren't our enemy, our allies are.I'd better start at the beginning....


Columbus Day - Expeditionary Force Band 1

Columbus Day - Expeditionary Force Band 1


Author : Craig Alanson
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ISBN : 8728063066
Pages : 602 pages
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Der Auftaktband zur legendären Ex-Force-Serie „Die Ruhar griffen uns am Columbus Day an. Wir trieben auf unserer kleinen blauen Murmel durch den Kosmos – arglos, wie die amerikanischen Ureinwohner im Jahr 1492. Dann tauchten am Horizont Raumschiffe einer technisch überlegenen Spezies auf. Und – BAM! – war die gute alte Zeit vorbei. Jene Zeit, als wir Menschen uns nur gegenseitig töteten. Also Columbus Day – Kolumbustag. Das passt. Am nächsten Morgen funkelte der Himmel wieder, diesmal von den Raumschiffen der Kristang, die gekommen waren, um die Ruhar wegzuballern. Prompt dachten wir, wir wären gerettet, und die UN Expeditionary Force sollte die Kristang im Kampf gegen die Ruhar unterstützen. Ich verließ meinen Posten bei der US-Army, um fortan im Weltraum zu kämpfen. Nicht gerade ein fairer Kampf. Denn leider waren all unsere Infos Lügen – nichts als Lügen. Der größte Fehler war, überhaupt gegen die Ruhar zu kämpfen. Denn die sind nicht unser Feind, sondern unsere Verbündeten. Aber ich fange wohl besser am Anfang an ..." Craig Alanson erstellte früher Finanzberichte für ein großes IT-Dienstleistungsunternehmen. Er schrieb nachts und am Wochenende Romane. Innerhalb von sechs Monaten nach der ersten E-Book-Veröffentlichung konnte er seinen Job aufgeben und eine Vollzeit-Schreibkarriere beginnen.


Tour Book

Tour Book


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School Life

School Life


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United States Congressional Serial Set

United States Congressional Serial Set


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Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships

Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships


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Official U.S. Bulletin

Official U.S. Bulletin


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Day Trips® Hudson Valley

Day Trips® Hudson Valley


Author : Randi Minetor
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ISBN : 1493016245
Pages : 240 pages
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Rediscover the simple pleasures of a day trip with Day Trips Hudson Valley. This guide is packed with hundreds of exciting things for locals and vacationers to do, see, and discover within a two-hour drive to and from many top New York destinations. With full trip-planning information, Day Trips Hudson Valley helps makes the most of a brief getaway.


Air Force Magazine

Air Force Magazine


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Catalogue of the Public Documents of the ... Congress and of All Departments of the Government of the United States for the Period from ... to ...

Catalogue of the Public Documents of the ... Congress and of All Departments of the Government of the United States for the Period from ... to ...


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The Marine Corps Gazette

The Marine Corps Gazette


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Official U. S. Bulletin

Official U. S. Bulletin


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Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships

Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships


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Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships: Historical sketches: Letters T through V. Appendix: Tank landing ships (LST)

Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships: Historical sketches: Letters T through V. Appendix: Tank landing ships (LST)


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Congressional Record

Congressional Record


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The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress. It is published daily when Congress is in session. The Congressional Record began publication in 1873. Debates for sessions prior to 1873 are recorded in The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States (1789-1824), the Register of Debates in Congress (1824-1837), and the Congressional Globe (1833-1873)


School Life

School Life


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Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents

Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents


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