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The War Begins: The Navy's Early Carrier Raids, February May 1942
The War Begins: The Navy's Early Carrier Raids, February May 1942
by David Lee Russell
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This book reveals in detail the events of the Early Carrier Raids against the Japanese in the first half of 1942 in the Pacific War, carried out by the U.S. Pacific Fleet. After the attack on Pearl Harbor, carrier airpower would take on the supreme... (read more)

Available April 2016
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Reckless: The Racehorse Who Became a Marine Corps Hero
Reckless: The Racehorse Who Became a Marine Corps Hero
by Tom Clavin
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From the New York Times bestselling coauthor of The Heart of Everything That Is, comes the unlikely story of a racehorse who truly became a war hero, beloved by the Marine Corps and decorated for bravery.   Her Korean name was Ah-Chim-Hai&... (read more)

Available August 4, 2015
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New Vanguard #223: T-64 Battle Tank: The Cold War's Most Secret Tank
New Vanguard #223: T-64 Battle Tank: The Cold War's Most Secret Tank
by Steven J. Zaloga
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Steven J. Zaloga received his BA in History from Union College and his MA from Columbia University. He has worked as an analyst in the aerospace industry for over two decades, covering missile systems and the international arms trade, and has served with... (read more)

Available October 20, 2015
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The Warrior King and the Invasion of France: Henry V, Agincourt, and the Campaign That Shaped Medieval England
The Warrior King and the Invasion of France: Henry V, Agincourt, and the Campaign That Shaped Medieval England
by Desmond Seward
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Utilizing new discoveries from local French historical societies, Desmond Seward draws a portrait of Henry V that shows him as a brilliant military strategist, ambitious conqueror, and, at least briefly, triumphant warrior king.... (read more)

Available March 2016
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Shaping the New Man: Youth Training Regimes in Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany (George L. Mosse)
Shaping the New Man: Youth Training Regimes in Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany (George L. Mosse)
by Alessio Ponzio
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Despite their undeniable historical importance, the leaders of the Fascist and Nazi youth organizations have received little attention from historians. In Shaping the New Man, Alessio Ponzio uncovers the largely untold story of the training and education... (read more)

Available September 2015
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I Heard My Country Calling: Elaine Madden, the Unsung Heroine of SOE
I Heard My Country Calling: Elaine Madden, the Unsung Heroine of SOE
by Sue Elliot
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The remarkable true story of SOE heroine Elaine Madden, told for the first time After a tragic childhood among the Great War cemeteries of Flanders fields, a troubled young woman searches for love and meaning in war-ravaged Europe. Elaine Madden’s... (read more)

Available January 2016
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First Seals: The Untold Story of the Forging of America's Most Elite Unit
First Seals: The Untold Story of the Forging of America's Most Elite Unit
by Patrick K. O'donnell
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Beginning in the summer of 1942, an extraordinary group of menand#151;among them a dentist, a Hollywood movie star, an archaeologist, California surfers, and even former enemies of the Alliesand#151;united to form an exceptional unit that would forge the... (read more)

Available October 2015
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The Struggle for Sea Power: A Naval History of the American Revolution
The Struggle for Sea Power: A Naval History of the American Revolution
by Sam Willis
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A fascinating new perspective on a great historical conundrum: how did thirteen isolated colonies defeat the world's greatest war machine?... (read more)

Available February 2016
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Combat #13: US Marine Vs NVA Soldier: Vietnam 1967-68
Combat #13: US Marine Vs NVA Soldier: Vietnam 1967-68
by David Higgins
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David R. Higgins is the author of several military history books, including The Roer River Battles, King Tiger vs IS-2: Operation Solstice 1945 and Mark IV vs A7V: Villers-Bretonneux 1918. He has also written nearly 50 articles for magazines such as... (read more)

Available August 18, 2015
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Battle of Britain Manual July to October 1940 - RAF Operations Manual: Insights Into How Science, Technology and Defence Systems Helped the RAF Win th
Battle of Britain Manual July to October 1940 - RAF Operations Manual: Insights Into How Science, Technology and Defence Systems Helped the RAF Win th
by Andy Saunders
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The defeat of the Luftwaffe in the Battle of Britain was thanks largely to a highly effective support network that lay behind the Spitfire and Hurricane squadrons of RAF Fighter Command. Technical, physical and organizational systems established in... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Never Surrender: Winston Churchill and Britain S Decision to Fight Nazi Germany in the Fateful Summer of 1940
Never Surrender: Winston Churchill and Britain S Decision to Fight Nazi Germany in the Fateful Summer of 1940
by John Kelly
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A remarkably vivid account of a key moment in Western history: The critical six months in 1940 when Winston Churchill debated whether the British would fight Hitler.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;London in April, 1940, was a place of great fear and conflict.... (read more)

Available October 20, 2015
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Charlie Mike: A True Story of Heroes Who Brought Their Mission Home
Charlie Mike: A True Story of Heroes Who Brought Their Mission Home
by Joe Klein
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This is the true story of two decorated combat veterans linked by tragedy, who come home from the Middle East and find a new way to save their comrades and heal their country.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;In andlt;iandgt;Charlie Mikeandlt;/iandgt;, Joe... (read more)

Available October 20, 2015
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Social Science Goes to War: The Human Terrain System in Iraq and Afghanistan
Social Science Goes to War: The Human Terrain System in Iraq and Afghanistan
by Montgomery Mcfate
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The Human Terrain System (HTS) was catapulted into existence in 2006 by the US military's urgent need for knowledge of the human dimension of the battlespace in Iraq and Afghanistan. Its centrepiece was embedded groups of mixed military and civilian... (read more)

Available November 2015
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Life, Death, and Growing Up on the Western Front
Life, Death, and Growing Up on the Western Front
by Anthony Fletcher
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and#8220;[A] wonderful book.and#8221;and#8212;G. P. Cox... (read more)

Available February 2016
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Triumph on the Western Front: Diary of a Despatch Rider 1915-1919
Triumph on the Western Front: Diary of a Despatch Rider 1915-1919
by Oswald Harcourt-davis
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One of the many under-appreciated despatch riders of his day, Oswald Harcourt-Davis (1882-1962) joined the Corps of Royal Engineers in 1916. He spent the majority of the war racing his Triumph motorcycle around the Somme and Ypres Salient areas... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Heroes Beneath the Waves: True Submarine Stories of the Twentieth Century
Heroes Beneath the Waves: True Submarine Stories of the Twentieth Century
by Mary Nida Smith
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The unbelievable stories of the heroic men who sailed under the sea. In Heroes Beneath the Waves, many brave men who rode submarines to great depths and across the oceans into unknown territory share their experiences, fears, and thoughts. They allow us... (read more)

Available November 2015
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Walls: Travels Along the Barricades
Walls: Travels Along the Barricades
by Marcello Di Cintio
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The world's walls are supposed to be coming down. We speak of globalization, international markets and global villages; barriers to trade keep falling, and it is now possible to communicate instantly from nearly anywhere in the world. But just as these... (read more)

Available June 2016
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The Malaria Project: The U.S. Government's Secret Mission to Find a Miracle Cure
The Malaria Project: The U.S. Government's Secret Mission to Find a Miracle Cure
by Karen M. Masterson
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A shocking exposé of Americas secret mission to combat malaria during World War II with a campaign that tested experimental drugs on men gone mad from syphilis. Foreseeing the need for a malaria drug, American war planners re-created Germanys... (read more)

Available October 6, 2015
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Iwm: The First World War on the Home Front
Iwm: The First World War on the Home Front
by Terry Charman
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"Your country Needs YOU!" was the poster slogan that shouted out to many during World War I. And indeed, it did. As men of all ages joined the Forces and left their homes and jobs, so those left behind were forced to step up and take their... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Return of the Dambusters: The Exploits of World War II's Most Daring Flyers After the Flood
Return of the Dambusters: The Exploits of World War II's Most Daring Flyers After the Flood
by John Nichol
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The RAF 617 Squadron became famous for taking out German dams during WWII--but their missions after the famous Dams Raid were even more... (read more)

Available April 2016
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