Snakehead

  • Filename: snakehead.
  • ISBN: 1406360252
  • Release Date: 2015-04
  • Number of pages: 432
  • Author: Anthony Horowitz
  • Publisher:



Undercover in a poisonous world, teen spy Alex Rider is back for his seventh adrenalin-rush adventure! In the seventh book in the number one bestselling Alex Rider series by Anthony Horowitz, teenage spy Alex is forced into the Australian secret service. His target is the criminal underworld of South East Asia, and a ruthless organization known as the Snakehead.

The Snakehead

  • Filename: the-snakehead.
  • ISBN: 9780385530217
  • Release Date: 2009-07-21
  • Number of pages: 304
  • Author: Patrick Radden Keefe
  • Publisher: Anchor



In this thrilling panorama of real-life events, Patrick Radden Keefe investigates a secret world run by a surprising criminal: a charismatic middle-aged grandmother, who from a tiny noodle shop in New York’s Chinatown managed a multi-million dollar business smuggling people. Keefe reveals the inner workings of Sister Ping’s complex empire and recounts the decade-long FBI investigation that eventually brought her down. He follows an often incompetent and sometimes corrupt INS as it pursues desperate immigrants risking everything to come to America, and along the way, he paints a stunning portrait of a generation of illegal immigrants and the intricate underground economy that sustains and exploits them. Grand in scope yet propulsive in narrative force, The Snakehead is both a kaleidoscopic crime story and a brilliant exploration of the ironies of immigration in America. From the Trade Paperback edition.

SNAKEHEAD

  • Filename: snakehead.
  • ISBN: 1588341542
  • Release Date: 2003-09-17
  • Number of pages: 266
  • Author: DOLIN EJ
  • Publisher: Smithsonian



Tells the story of the discovery of the northern snakehead in a suburban pond in Crofton, Maryland in the summer of 2002 and the media frenzy which followed this native Asian fish species dubbed the "Frankenfish."

Snakehead

  • Filename: snakehead.
  • ISBN: 9781782065555
  • Release Date: 2012-11-15
  • Number of pages: 340
  • Author: Peter May
  • Publisher: Hachette UK



THE FOURTH CHINA THRILLER, FROM THE MILLION-SELLING PETER MAY - AUTHOR OF THE RICHARD AND JUDY BESTSELLER THE BLACKHOUSE. SUFFOCATED A vehicle crammed with dozens of dead Chinese immigrants is found in southern Texas. Pathologist Margaret Campbell must put aside her horror, and find out why. SUMMONED Detective Li Yan - an even more unwelcome memory for Campbell - has arrived stateside to investigate a link in the case to a lucrative trade in illegal labourers. SNAKEHEAD Yan and Campbell will soon find that the crime scene hides another secret: a biological time bomb linking traffickers, politicians and migrants in Beijing, Washington and Texas - posing multiple countries one, very singular, threat.

Snakehead

  • Filename: snakehead.
  • ISBN: 9781444002515
  • Release Date: 2010-08-19
  • Number of pages: 224
  • Author: Ann Halam
  • Publisher: Hachette UK



Life on Perseus's island of Serifos hangs in a precarious state of balance - the legacy of war - but his own routines are relaxed and calm. However, a beautiful stranger arrives and shatters the peace for everyone. Perseus is smitten, but others are suspicious, for Andromeda has a unique and potentially powerful gift. But she also has a harsh destiny to fulfil. She must die to save her people, and a stunning, word-changing discovery will die with her - unless Perseus abandons all his beliefs to confront the horror of the Medusa quest. In a mesmerising novel which combines Ann Halam's own skilful blend of magic realism with the rich otherwordly power of a favourite Greek myth, this is a story of hope and survival, and the sheer determination of two young people against all the odds.

Snakehead Invasion

  • Filename: snakehead-invasion.
  • ISBN: 9781475005219
  • Release Date: 2012-03-24
  • Number of pages: 128
  • Author: G. M. Moore
  • Publisher: G.M. Moore



City kid Corbett “Griffy” Griffith III can't wait for summer vacation to begin. The twelve-year-old's annual trip to his uncle's Wisconsin fishing resort promises more than adventure and mischief this time around. It offers Griffy a much-needed break from his mom's new boyfriend in Chicago and much-needed time with his busy dad up at Whispering Pines Lodge. Determined to impress his absentee father, Griffy enlists the help of Pike, his best friend at Whispering Pines, to master everything about boating and fishing. He'll brave the smelly, torture chamber-like fish house. He'll battle the vibrating motor on the Lucky 13. Griffy will do whatever it takes to get his father's attention. Even a knife injury and a near capsize won't keep him from completing his goal.When a vicious snakehead fish is caught in the waters of Lost Land Lake, the summer takes a sudden and disastrous turn. Strange events lead Griffy to one disappointment after another. He and Pike must unravel a mystery that pits them against a trusted friend and an invasive species fierce enough to ruin the lake and the livelihood of everyone on it. Can Pike and Griffy save Lost Land Lake before it's too late?

Fishing for the Northern Snakehead

  • Filename: fishing-for-the-northern-snakehead.
  • ISBN: 154104505X
  • Release Date: 2016-12-11
  • Number of pages: 102
  • Author: Chris Lutz
  • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform



In this book, you'll learn about how the northern snakehead, an invasive predator, got into mid-Atlantic waters, their biology, and the best lures, and techniques used to catch them. Also included are techniques with links to interactive maps for launch locations and reports of specimens caught in clusters. Lastly, it's a great eating fish. If you choose to harvest, there is information on how to do so responsibly as well as how to clean and cook them with accompanying recipes. Get your copy now.

The Snakeheads

  • Filename: the-snakeheads.
  • ISBN: 1554886627
  • Release Date: 2001-09-01
  • Number of pages: 416
  • Author: Mary Moylum
  • Publisher: Dundurn



Nick Slovak is put in charge of a hot immigration investigation when he learns that his partner, immigration officer Walter Martin, is dead and the killer has escaped. Nick’s investigation turns up a trail of unsavoury evidence: organized crime, a billion dollar smuggling operation, and government corruption at the highest levels. As his world is turned upside down, he is forced to confront the painful truth about Grace Wang-Weinstein, the woman he loves. Grace, a brilliant young immigration judge, finds herself a suspect in the murder investigation. At the same time, she is handed the biggest case of her career, and pitched into a web of intrigue. Caught between her political masters, the police and the cold-eyed killers of an immigration officer, she must confront the past in order to unravel the truth - that one of her friends is not what he seems to be.

People of the Silence

  • Filename: people-of-the-silence.
  • ISBN: 9781466817845
  • Release Date: 1997-09-15
  • Number of pages: 672
  • Author: Kathleen O'Neal Gear
  • Publisher: Tor Books



At its pinnacle in A.D. 1150 the Anasazi empire of the Southwest would see no equal in North America for almost eight hundred years. Yet even at this cultural zenith, the Anasazi held the seeds of their own destruction deep within themselves.... On his deathbed, the Great Sun Chief learns a secret, a shame so vile to him that even at the brink of eternity he cannot let it pass: In a village far to the north is a fifteen-summers-old girl who must be found. Though he knows neither her name nor her face, the Great Sun decrees that the girl must at all costs be killed. Fleeing for her life as her village lies in ruins, young Cornsilk is befriended by Poor Singer, a curious youth seeking to touch the soul of the Katchinas. Together, they undertake the perilous task of staying alive long enough to discover her true identity. But time is running out for them all--a desperate killer stalks them, one who is willing to destroy the entire Anasazi world to get to her. New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors and award-winning archaeologists W. Michael Gear and Kathleen O'Neal Gear bring the stories of these first North Americans to life in People of the Silence and other volumes in the magnicent North America's Forgotten Past series. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

Overview of EPA Authorities for Natural Resource Managers Developing Aquatic Invasive Species Rapid Response and Management Plans

  • Filename: overview-of-epa-authorities-for-natural-resource-managers-developing-aquatic-invasive-species-rapid-response-and-management-plans.
  • ISBN: 9781437912890
  • Release Date: 2009-05
  • Number of pages: 26
  • Author: Barry Leonard
  • Publisher: DIANE Publishing



Aquatic invasive species (AIS) are organisms introduced to marine or freshwater ecosystems to which they are not native and whose introduction causes harm to health, the environment, or the economy. AIS have negative impacts on aquatic ecosystems throughout the U.S. costing the nation billions of dollars annually in economic and ecological damages. The EPA has developed this document as a tool for state, tribal, regional, and local natural resource managers who are preparing or considering the preparation of rapid response action and/or management plans for AIS. The document provides an overview of EPA authorities that might apply to state or local AIS rapid response and control actions. Illustrations.

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