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1 The Keepers of the King's Peace by Edgar Wallace

'I want you to go up the Isango, Bones, ' said Sanders, 'there may be some trouble there - a woman is working miracles.' Unexpected things happen in the territories of the Belgian Congo where Commissioner Sanders keeps an uneasy peace, aided by his trusty assistant Lieutenant Hamilton and hindered, unintentionally, by the trouble-prone Bones. He must deal with 'ju-ju', 'religious-palava', lost vials of virulent disease...and all the while Bosambo, the magnificent king of the Ochori, watches on.
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Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Novel-Classic
Downloads: 633 | Votes: * | Score: *
Size: 298KB | 54,147 words | Posted:

2 Missions by Terriblethom

Stories about different Missions in Vietnam. Unedited and entirely the Author's imagination.
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Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Young Adult
Downloads: 14087 | Votes: 503 | Score: 9.45
Size: 662KB | 136,198 words | Posted: Concluded:

3 Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs

In 1888 Lord and Lady Clayton sail from England but to West Africa and perish on a remote island. When their infant son is adopted by fanged, great anthropoid apes, he is Tarzan of the Apes. His intelligence and caring mother raise him to be king. Self-educated by his parents' library, Tarzan rescues genteel Jane Porter from the perils of his jungle.
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Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Novel-Classic
Downloads: 968 | Votes: 20 | Score: 9.42
Size: 466KB | 85,927 words | Posted:

4 Always a Marine by Ernest Bywater

What does an old man do when confronted with a danger? He remembers what he is, he remembers his oath to "fight all enemies, foreign and domestic." The story title says it all.
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Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Politics, Violence, War, Military, Vignettes
Downloads: 8297 | Votes: 1034 | Score: 9.40
Size: 32KB | 6,491 words | Posted:

5 Island Mine by Refusenik

How far will governments go when you have something they want? All Waylon Eckermann wanted to do was to go to college and figure out the rest of his life. It wasn't going to be that easy, not even with a little extragalactic help.
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Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Military, Science Fiction, Aliens, Nanotechnology
Downloads: 35663 | Votes: 1270 | Score: 9.35
Size: 879KB | 156,034 words | Posted: Concluded:

6 The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas

Wrongfully accused of treason, a man spends long years in prison where he meets another prisoner digging a tunnel to escape. This meeting leads to his escape and indescribable riches which he uses to exact revenges on those who robbed him of everything he had
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Drama, Pirates, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 7347 | Votes: 53 | Score: 9.21
Size: 2546KB | 460,280 words | Posted:

7 Silver Wings by Joe J

The story of a young man from high school to Vietnam.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Humor, Historical, Military
Downloads: 13756 | Votes: 977 | Score: 9.20
Size: 246KB | 46,797 words | Posted:

8 World War: Campaign for Besland by Lazlo Zalezac

A Jade Force of Misera Story (14)
The war is over as far as the major powers are concerned. They packed up their toys and went home satisfied that they gave it their best shot. There's only one problem - no one told the Jade Empire that the war is over and they are rather insistent that the losers surrender and pay reparations.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: War, Military
Downloads: 4611 | Votes: 192 | Score: 9.17
Size: 217KB | 40,321 words | Posted: Concluded:

9 Uncertain Justice by Longhorn__07

An Army veteran is accused of rape and murder. He didn't do it, but fighting the system is a losing proposition. So what's a man to do?
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Crime, Military, Bounty Hunters
Downloads: 28791 | Votes: 1030 | Score: 9.15
Size: 1068KB | 194,425 words | Posted:

10 Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne

It's the year 1872. Phileas Fogg makes a bet that he can travel around the world in 80 days
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Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Historical, Travel, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 955 | Votes: 15 | Score: 9.07
Size: 356KB | 62,652 words | Posted: Concluded:
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