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Patrick Parker

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Patrick Parker received his bachelor’s degree in management and his master’s degree in international relations. He joined the US Army and spent five years in Italy. After retiring from the military, Parker spent an additional fifteen years in the defense industry. Now retired again, Parker enjoys writing, scuba diving, sailing, and going to the beach. He lives in Texas.

Parker is the author of Six Minutes Early, War Merchant, and Treasures of the Fourth Reich. All are are available through

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Six Minutes Early

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War Merchant

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Treasures of the Fourth Reich

4.21 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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How do you defeat a foe who knows exactly how you operate, and every secret of your organization?FARC (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia) has stolen a cache of man-portable nuclear devices from a secure American facility in Panama. The weapons end up in the hands of ex-special forces officer Bart Madison. With the help of ISIS, drug cartels, and a US senator, Bart is planning to use the de... Read more of this blog post »
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David Lucero is on page 100 of 275 of Treasures of the Fourth Reich: Chapter 13-

Dix and Maria discover a possible coverup of lost art stolen by Nazis. With a man killed right before his eyes, Dix wonders if they should continue their search.

“A historical suspenseful novel.”
Treasures of the Fourth Reich by Patrick  Parker
""A tongue-in-cheek suspense with enough adventure and thrills to keep your adrenaline on the edge!"

Many crimes were committed by the Nazis during WWII, and one continuing to linger to this day are the properties of victims from all wal..." Read more of this review »
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"This book is an exciting thriller!

Max Kenworth is a former Army specialist with experience in nuclear weapons. When Bart Madison, former Green Beret now working for ISIS, steals 4 miniature nuclear bombs from a secret U.S. base in Pana..." Read more of this review »
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A no-nonsense, straightforward reference for authors! Gisela’s 53 Dos & Don’ts will save you time and money—two things Indie authors all run short of—as well as keeping you out of trouble. Some
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Patrick Parker Treasures of the Fourth Reich, 2nd Ed., (paperback) is now available on line and in your favorite book store. It may not be on the shelves just yet, so you may need to order a copy.

Patrick Parker A note to let everyone know, my book, Treasures of the Fourth Reich, Kindle edition, is now available on It will be added to Goodreads library shortly. I look forward to hearing from you.

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