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Ashes, The

Blood in the Ashes

Written By:William W. Johnstone - 1985

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One man's bold attempt to lift a country out of the ashes of war

A nation in ruins

When nuclear war brings civilization to its knees, one man refuses to be defeated, refuses to despair. He's Ben Raines, the renowned soldier and survival expert. And with his ragged band of followers, he's on a great trek across the shattered length and breath of America, searching for a promised land where a new nation can be born.

But Ben Raines' people have been infiltrated by an insidious group called The Ninth Order. They believe in blood, not beauty; treachery, not truth. And they're sharpening their knives, waiting for the signal to rise up and destroy. If the vicious plan of The Ninth Order succeeds, Ben Raines will die along with all his dreams—and America will be the ultimate victim of... Blood in the Ashes


A savage new world

Ben's radio crackled. "Those... people out there?" Ben picked up on the emphasis on "people." "They're dressed in animal skins. They got feathers and other crap struck in their hair. Damnedest lookin' bunch of savages I've ever seen. I'm watchin' them from the rooftop of the old service station."

"How are they armed?" Ben radioed back.

Before he could get an answer, the old front door to the house shattered open. A man dressed in animal skins stood in the doorway, a huge spiked club in his right hand. He yelled at Ben and charged him, the club raised over his head...




Other Titles in the Ashes, The list

1     Out of the Ashes

2     Fire in the Ashes

3     Anarchy in the Ashes

4     Blood in the Ashes

5     Alone in the Ashes

6     Wind in the Ashes

7     Smoke from the Ashes

8     Danger in the Ashes

9     Valor in the Ashes

10     Trapped in the Ashes

11     Death in the Ashes

12     Survival in the Ashes

13     Fury in the Ashes

14     Courage in the Ashes

15     Terror in the Ashes

16     Vengeance in the Ashes

17     Battle in the Ashes

18     Flames from the Ashes

19     Treason in the Ashes

20     D-Day in the Ashes

21     Betrayal in the Ashes

22     Chaos in the Ashes

23     Slaughter in the Ashes

24     Judgement in the Ashes

25     Ambush in the Ashes

26     From the Ashes: America Reborn

27     Triumph in the Ashes

28     Hatred in the Ashes

29     Standoff in the Ashes

30     Crisis in the Ashes

31     Tyranny in the Ashes

32     Warriors in the Ashes

33     Destiny in the Ashes

34     Enemy in the Ashes

35     Escape from the Ashes

36     The Last Rebel: Survivor