BOOKSTORE

The Lord of the Rings

by  J.R.R. Tolkien
Rating
(0 )

796 lordof the ringsThe Lord of the Rings is the third best-selling novel ever written, with over 150 million copies sold, while the fourth best-selling novel is Tolkien's The Hobbit. The story began as a sequel to Tolkien's earlier, less complex children's fantasy novel The Hobbit , but eventually developed into a much larger work. It was written in stages between 1937 and 1949, much of it during the Second World War.

Rating
(0 )

848 forbidden historyIn Forbidden History writer and editor J. Douglas Kenyon has chosen 42 essays that have appeared in the bimonthly journal Atlantis Rising to provide readers with an overview of the core positions of key thinkers in the field of ancient mysteries and alternative history. The 17 contributors include among others, Rand Flem-Ath, Frank Joseph, Christopher Dunn, and Will Hart, all of whom challenge the scientific establishment to reexamine its underlying premises in understanding ancient civilizations and open up to the possibility of meaningful debate around alternative theories of humanity's true past.

The Loch

by  Steve Alten
Rating
(1 )

679 lochLoch Ness holds secrets, ancient and deadly. Does a monster inhabit its depths, or is it just myth? Why, after thousands of reported sightings and dozens of expeditions, is there still no hard evidence? Marine biologist Zachery Wallace knows, but the shock of his near-drowning as a child on Loch Ness have buried all memories of the incident.

Rating
(1 )

740 bermuda triangleStill unsolved, the "Deadly Triangle" has claimed 1,075 ships and planes over the past 25 years. In his book Into The Bermuda Triangle, tenacious researcher Gian Quasar reveals the stunning results of his 12-year investigation into the phenomena that continue to baffle government officials, investigators, scientists, and the many witnesses to these bizarre disappearances.

Rating
(0 )

675 templarsIf you liked The Da Vinci Code and Holy Blood, Holy Grail, you"ll love digging deeper with The Knights Templar Chronology, a fascinating timeline telling the year by year story of one of history's most secret and mysterious brotherhoods -- in detail unmatched by any other reference volume.

PHP and MySQL Web Development (3rd Edition)

by  Luke Welling, Laura Thomson
Rating
(0 )

640 phpWe've taken the best and made it even better. The third edition of the best-selling PHP and MySQL Web Development has been updated to include material and code on MySQL 5, PHP 5 and on PHPs object model and validation. Through a clear, practical approach, you will learn to develop secure, dynamic websites by integrating and implementing the PHP scripting language and the MySQL database system.

The Dogs of War

by  Frederick Forsyth
Rating
(1 )

810 dogs warHighly controversial until today, the Dogs of War, one of Forsyth's first novels, introduces the reader to the dark world of mercenaries and their role in shaping the political situation in third world countries during the 60's and 70's.

Straits of Power

by  Joe Buff
Rating
(1 )

723 straitspowerCommander Jeffrey Fuller, is accustomed to victory in battle. But for his latest mission he is informed that the only way he can succeed is if he crosses into enemy waters -- without firing a single shot.  His objective: recover a spy. The world of espionage is unknown territory for Fuller. He is ordered to locate an asset, code-named Zeno, who may hold the key to staving off a crippling Axis attack. But this new world is full of lies, feints, and betrayals. In combat, Fuller always knows who his enemy is and how to defeat him. In the shadow world of covert operatives and counterintelligence, the distinction between enemy and ally is far more elusive.

Rating
(0 )

672 templarsThis book is an essential exploration into the history of a legendary group of Crusaders, which are prominently featured in Dan Brown's recent best seller, The Da Vinci Code. The Knights Templar rose from humble beginnings to become the most powerful military religious order of the Middle Ages.

The Foresight War

by  Anthony G. Williams
Rating
(1 )

645 foresight warWhat if – you went to sleep as usual in 2004 – and woke up in 1934?

What if – you had vital knowledge about the forthcoming Second World War, and could prove that you came from the future?

What could you do to affect British policy, strategy, tactics and equipment?

TOP RATED BOOKS

The Iliad

One of the foremost achievements in Western literature, Homer's Iliad tells the story of the darkest episode of the Troj...

Atlas of Gastroenterology

Accurate, high-quality images are especially vital for gastrointestinal therapy. The Atlas of Gastroenterology is a gol...

War and Peace

Widely considered the greatest novel ever written in any language, War and Peace has as its backdrop Napoleon's invasion...

The trial and death of Socrates

The trial of Socrates refers to the trial and the subsequent execution of the Athenian philosopher Socrates in 399 BC. S...

The History of the Peloponnesian War

Thucydides, an Athenian, wrote the history of the war between the Peloponnesians and the Athenians; he began at the mome...

MOST POPULAR BOOKS

Wastewater Engineering: Treatment and Reuse, 4th edition (Metcalf …

Wastewater Engineering: Treatment and Reuse, 4/e is a thorough update of McGraw-Hill's authoritative book on wastewater ...

The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings is the third best-selling novel ever written, with over 150 million copies sold, while the fourth ...

The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable

A black swan is a highly improbable event with three principal characteristics: It is unpredictable; it carries a massiv...

Engineering and Technology in Ancient Greece

The ancient Greeks had made a remarkable advancement, in the field of Engineering and Technology. Their achievements, fr...

The Big One

It is the summer of 1947 and Europe is being torn apart by a war nobody can win. Nazi Germany occupies everything from t...