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Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of Seal Team 10
Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of Seal Team 10
by Marcus Luttrell
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Four US Navy SEALS departed one clear night in early July, 2005 for the mountainous Afghanistan-Pakistan border for a reconnaissance mission. Their task was to document the activity of an al Qaeda leader rumored to have a small army in a Taliban... (read more)

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Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman
Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman
by Jon Krakauer
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The unforgettable story of a young soldier who survived one of the bloodiest battles in Afghanistan and lived to pursue his dream of playing Division I college football At 5-foot-8, 175 pounds, Daniel Rodriguez was an unlikely recruit for the gridiron... (read more)

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No Way Out: A Story of Valor in the Mountains of Afghanistan
No Way Out: A Story of Valor in the Mountains of Afghanistan
by Mitch Weiss
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It seemed like an impossible mission right from the start. A Special Forces team planned to land in an enemy-held valley, scale a steep mountain in Afghanistan to surprise and capture a terrorist leader. But before they found the target, the target... (read more)

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Outlaw Platoon: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan
Outlaw Platoon: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan
by Sean Parnell
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andldquo;Harrowing, heartbreaking, redemptive.andrdquo;andmdash;Sports Illustrated and#160; andldquo;An inspiring story of a resilient warrior who knows what it means to keep a promise. andldquo;andmdash; Eric Greitens, Navy SEAL and bestselling author... (read more)

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Level Zero Heroes: The Story of U.S. Marine Special Operations in Bala Murghab, Afghanistan
Level Zero Heroes: The Story of U.S. Marine Special Operations in Bala Murghab, Afghanistan
by Michael Golembesky
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A New York Times Best seller! In Level Zero Heroes, Michael Golembesky follows the members of U.S. Marine Special Operations Team 8222 on their assignment to the remote and isolated Taliban stronghold known as Bala Murghab as they conduct special... (read more)

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Lone Survivor: the Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of Seal Team 10 (13 Edition)
Lone Survivor: the Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of Seal Team 10 (13 Edition)
by Marcus Luttrell
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Four US Navy SEALS departed one clear night in early July 2005 for the mountainous Afghanistan-Pakistan border for a reconnaissance mission. Their task was to document the activity of an al Qaeda leader rumored to be very close to Bin Laden with a small... (read more)

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Outlaw Platoon: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan
Outlaw Platoon: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan
by Sean Parnell
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A high-ranking generalandrsquo;s gripping insider account of the U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and how it all went wrong. Over a thirty-five-year career, Daniel Bolger rose through the army infantry to become a three-star general, commanding in... (read more)

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The Unforgiving Minute: A Soldier's Education
The Unforgiving Minute: A Soldier's Education
by Craig M Mullaney
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"One of the most thoughtful and honest accounts ever written by a young Army officer confronting all the tests of life." -Bob Woodward In this surprise bestseller, West Point grad, Rhodes scholar, Airborne Ranger, and U. S. Army Captain Craig Mullaney... (read more)

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The Snake Eaters: Counterinsurgency Advisors in Combat
The Snake Eaters: Counterinsurgency Advisors in Combat
by Owen West
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FROM 2005 THROUGH 2007, the battle for the poisonous city of Khalidiya became so intensely personal that an Iraqi battalion, its American military advisors, and the insurgents they hunted knew one another by name. A third-generation U.S. Marine, Owen... (read more)

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The Tender Soldier: A True Story of War and Sacrifice
The Tender Soldier: A True Story of War and Sacrifice
by Vanessa Gezari
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What happens when the Pentagon sends three Americans to help carry out the most audacious experiment since Vietnam? On the day Barack Obama was elected president in November 2008, a small group of American civilians took their optimism and experience to... (read more)

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Operation Dark Heart: Spycraft and Special Ops on the Frontlines of Afghanistan---And the Path to Victory
Operation Dark Heart: Spycraft and Special Ops on the Frontlines of Afghanistan---And the Path to Victory
by Anthony Shaffer
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Operation Dark Heart tells the story of what really went on—and what went wrong—in Afghanistan. Lt. Col. Anthony Shaffer led a black-ops team on the forefront of the military efforts to block the Talibans resuregence. For a moment he... (read more)

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88 Days to Kandahar: A CIA Diary
88 Days to Kandahar: A CIA Diary
by Robert L. Grenier
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The First American-Afghan War, a CIA war, was approved by President George W. Bush and directed by the author, Robert Grenier, the CIA station chief in Islamabad. Forging separate alliances with warlords, Taliban dissidents, and Pakistani intelligence... (read more)

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Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman
Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman
by Jon Krakauer
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Anyone who has read Jon Krakauer's Into the Wild knows he was born to write about quirky, iconoclastic characters who travel their own road, ultimately leading to a tragic demise. Where Men Win Glory is every bit as captivating and even more timely than... (read more)

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One Million Steps: A Marine Platoon at War
One Million Steps: A Marine Platoon at War
by Bing West
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Bing West, a Marine combat veteran, served as an assistant secretary of defense in the Reagan administration. He has been on hundreds of patrols in Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan. A nationally acclaimed war correspondent, he is the author of The Village;... (read more)

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Boots on the Ground by Dusk: My Tribute to Pat Tillman
Boots on the Ground by Dusk: My Tribute to Pat Tillman
by Mary Tillman
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On April 22, 2004, Lieutenant David Uthlaut received orders from Khost, Afghanistan, that his platoon was to leave the town of Magarah and "have boots on the ground before dark" in Manah, a small village on the border of Pakistan. It was an order the... (read more)

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First in: An Insider's Account of How the CIA Spearheaded the War on Terror in Afghanistan
First in: An Insider's Account of How the CIA Spearheaded the War on Terror in Afghanistan
by Gary C Schroen
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CHAPTER ONE In northern Virginia, the morning of 11 September 2001 was beautiful, with clear blue skies and mild temperatures that gave just a hint of fall. That morning I left my home in Alexandria, Virginia, an hour later than my past routine had... (read more)

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Dead Men Risen: An Epic Story of War and Heroism in Afghanistan
Dead Men Risen: An Epic Story of War and Heroism in Afghanistan
by Toby Harnden
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Dead Men Risen, winner of the prestigious Orwell Prize for Books, is the epic story of a beleaguered British battle group fighting desperately to prevent the Taliban from seizing Afghanistan's Helmand province just as the U.S. Marines arrive to take over.... (read more)

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Enduring Freedom, Enduring Voices: Us Military Operations in Afghanistan (General Military)
Enduring Freedom, Enduring Voices: Us Military Operations in Afghanistan (General Military)
by Michael Walling
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Michael G. Walling is author of several books, including Bloodstained Sea, the 2005 Samuel Eliot Morison Award for Naval Literature. An internationally recognized World War II expert, Walling is a contributing author to the U.S. Naval Institute's Naval... (read more)

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The Great Gamble: The Soviet War in Afghanistan
The Great Gamble: The Soviet War in Afghanistan
by Gregory Feifer
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“Fascinating….A highly readable history of the conflict.” —New York Times Book Review In The Great Gamble, a groundbreaking account of the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, former NPR Moscow correspondent Gregory Feifer vividly... (read more)

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Kill Bin Laden: A Delta Force Commander's Account of the Hunt for the World's Most Wanted Man
Kill Bin Laden: A Delta Force Commander's Account of the Hunt for the World's Most Wanted Man
by Dalton Fury
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The mission was to kill the most wanted man in the world—an operation of such magnitude that it couldnt be handled by just any military or intelligence force. The best America had to offer was needed. As such, the task was handed to roughly... (read more)

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