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Beneath Still Waters (Rogue Angel, Book 55) by Alex Archer, Joe Nassise

By Alex Archer, Joe Nassise

A wrecked German bomber...key to the secrets and techniques of the 3rd Reich?

All it took was once one cellphone name and television convey host and archaeologist Annja Creed is in mortal chance. Her manufacturer Doug Morrell has been kidnapped by way of a grasping treasure hunter who's looking the misplaced raubgold, or looted gold of Nazi Germany. The phrases are easy: retrieve the bounty and Doug lives. Fail, and he dies...

Now Annja and her buddies needs to discover a lacking German fighter aircraft that used to be shot down over the Alps in 1945. in accordance with legend, the airplane not just holds a cargo of gold the Nazis had stolen, but additionally carried the final letters of the führer himself. Letters that time to a extra startling treasure buried underwater midway all over the world. yet Annja isn't attracted to treasure, or maybe unearthing historical relics. Annja has one time table: get Doug out alive...even if it capability drawing her sword from its otherworldly sheath. whether it potential demise.

Because as soon as greed drives a guy to violence, not anything will cease him...

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Then, just before nightfall, we mounted a convoy of camel carts and trouped into the Thar Desert. A banquet had been prepared under the stars, Rajasthani tribal dancers and campfires illuminating the night. Another day, and another city. This time, the crème de la crème – Jaipur. Capital of Rajasthan, it’s a raw and regal fusion of medieval and modern. One of the must-visit destinations for anyone, the ‘Pink City’ is steeped in nostalgia and in a dazzlingly vibrant charm unlike anything else. The highlight of the entire journey came for me that afternoon.

By now, there was a definite sense that it was our train, just as the thought of leaving it was almost too much to bear. Before stepping down onto the red carpet for the last time, my valet, Vikram, eased himself out from his cupboard in the corridor and saluted me. Then he shook me by the hand. ‘Very sad you leaving, Sahib,’ he said. I thanked him. He shook my hand a second time, and saluted again for good measure. A moment later, I was just another lost soul adrift on a sea of commuters. I glanced back at the platform.

The highlight of the entire journey came for me that afternoon. Having reached the Jai Mahal Palace, we were invited to take part in the sport of kings – a match of ‘elephant polo’. Mahouts steer the elephants, while the riders lean down with their mallets, in a desperate attempt to knock a football into the goal. Quite unlike the rip-roaring speed of equestrian polo, the game played on elephant back is sedate to put it mildly – the overwhelming problem being that the elephants tend to burst the ball by treading on it.

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