USAF Pararescue Thrillers
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  • 1
    The Devil's Waters: A USAF Pararescue Thriller, Book 1 | David L. Robbins

    The Devil's Waters: A USAF Pararescue Thriller, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 30 mins)
    • By David L. Robbins
    • Narrated By Benjamin L. Darcie
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    David L. Robbins, author of the war classic War of the Rats, delivers another heart-stopping, deeply researched military adventure, this time right off today’s front pages. The US military’s most highly trained and elite unit is the US Air Force pararescuers, known as PJs. All battle-hardened vets, their motto is "That Others May Live". Their singular mission is CSAR: Combat Search and Rescue. But, off the Horn of Africa, one PJ unit is tasked with a desperate assignment that goes against its oath: Take down a cargo ship full of secrets that’s been captured by Somali pirates.

    A good Military action novel

    I am so glad to see a book about the United States Air Force. At times I feel the authors have forgotten this service. This is a highly engaging fas..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 27 2013 by Jean (Santa Cruz, CA, United States)
  • 2
    The Empty Quarter | David L. Robbins

    The Empty Quarter

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 43 mins)
    • By David L. Robbins
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Performance
    (241)
    Story
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    Every member of the Special Ops US Air Force pararescue jumpers, the PJs, swears by the motto "That Others May Live." A top-secret mission to save a kidnapped Saudi princess will put that oath to the ultimate test. With a force of armed men, a former mujahideen chases across the desert of Yemen to recover his Saudi wife, kidnapped by her powerful father, a prince of the Kingdom. The kidnapping turns violent, she is badly wounded, and the PJs are dropped into the vast sere badlands to rescue the princess and a young American diplomat....

    Took me a while to get into it.

    I started this book, then stopped before the end of the second chapter. I had a hard time connecting to the story. I read another book that, coincid..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 27 2015 by L.L. Hall ()
  • 3
    The Devil's Horn: A USAF Pararescue Thriller, Book 3 | David L. Robbins

    The Devil's Horn: A USAF Pararescue Thriller, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By David L. Robbins
    • Narrated By Alexander Cendese
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (55)
    Performance
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    Inside South Africa's Kruger National Park, ranger Promise discovers the remains of a crashed military drone - and a live missile. Immediately, Promise calls her uncle, Juma, a rhino-poaching kingpin and an illegal arms dealer. Alerted US authorities send pararescuemen LB and Wally into the Kruger to secure the crash site. But Juma gets there first and takes the unexploded missile.

    Wonderfully told.

    Yes, I enjoyed these books. It is great to hear both sides of a event. Well told, an very well presented. Being in a unit that works around these guy ..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 03 2016 by Mark Brookshier ()