Gold Lust (The Gold Lust Series, #1)

Gold Lust (The Gold Lust Series, #1)

by Ed Mitchell

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Winner of the National Publishers Freedom Award - Best New Fiction in the USA. Issued by the American Self-Publishers Association.

A ruthless international conglomerate stalks Iraq war hero, Nolen Martin, to steal the massive gold vein he and his foster father discover in northern California.

Simultaneously, the FBI attempts to prevent the inevitable gold rush from exposing the government's clandestine weapons development site. National security must be protected!

Nolen's family and emerging relationship with stockbroker Maida Collins are battered and challenged as they attempt to outwit the powerful mining conglomerate and avoid arrest by the FBI.

Can Nolen, Maida, and his family survive?

This is a full-length action-adventure and suspense thriller of 346 pages and is book-1 in Ed's Gold Lust Series.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940155442387
Publisher: California Coast Publishing
Publication date: 02/06/2018
Series: The Gold Lust Series , #1
Sold by: Draft2Digital
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

National award winning author Ed Mitchell, was a foster child who later graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. He went on to be an Airborne Infantry Ranger, a RAND Corporation Fellow, an aerospace systems engineer, and a community activist fighting to protect water resources in California. Along the way Lieutenant Colonel Mitchell became a national award-winning author by weaving his real-world experiences from foxhole to space into his Gold Lust series of contemporary adventure/thrillers.

He served in Airborne, Air Cavalry, Armor, and Mechanized Infantry units, including guarding the DMZ in Korea and protecting nuclear weapons. Prior to the 1st war in Iraq, as the Space-Ground Combat Analyst for U.S. Joint Space Command, Ed fought that war in a simulator and analyzed the results for the command. Additionally, he spent years working National Missile Defense and Homeland Security research and development. Ed helped develop the prototype command launch center for the Army’s Strategic Missile Defense units now in Alaska and California. Later, as a civilian Payload Integration Manager, he helped develop and test NMD kill vehicles for Lockheed Martin and Boeing. As a writer, he is proud of being a charter-founding member of the International Thriller Writers Organization.

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