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The Good Soldiers
The Good Soldiers
by David Finkel
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A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR FOR: THE NEW YORK TIMES CHICAGO TRIBUNE SLATE.COM THE BOSTON GLOBE THE KANSAS CITY STAR THE PLAIN DEALER (CLEVELAND) THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITORWINNER OF THE HELEN BERNSTEIN BOOK AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM It was the... (read more)

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Thank You for Your Service
Thank You for Your Service
by David Finkel
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AMAZON 2013 BEST NONFICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR   From a MacArthur Fellow and the author of The Good Soldiers, a profound look at life after war The wars of the past decade have been covered by brave and talented... (read more)

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Kaboom: Embracing the Suck in a Savage Little War
Kaboom: Embracing the Suck in a Savage Little War
by Matt Gallagher
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Based on Captain Matt Gallagher's controversial and popular blog, which the U.S. Army shut down in June 2008, Kaboom is a sardonic, unnerving, one-of-a-kind Iraq war memoir. "At turns hilarious, maddening and terrifying," providing "raw and insightful... (read more)

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The Wax Bullet War: Chronicles of a Soldier and Artist (Openbook)
The Wax Bullet War: Chronicles of a Soldier and Artist (Openbook)
by Sean Davis
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On September 12, 2001, a year and a half after finishing his military service, Sean Davis strolled into the Oregon National Guards recruiting office and re-enlisted. After dropping out of art school and working a dead-end government job, September 11... (read more)

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The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan
The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan
by Michael Hastings
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A shocking behind-the-scenes portrait of our military commanders, their high-stake maneuvers, and the politcal firestorm that shook the United States.    In the shadow of the hunt for Bin Laden and the United States’ involvement in the... (read more)

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Living with Honor: A Memoir
Living with Honor: A Memoir
by Sal Giunta
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Medal of Honor winner Staff Sergeant “Sal” Giunta’s empowering memoir describes a boy working at a Subway shop who was attracted to an Army recruiting center by a free T-shirt, but left inspired by the thought of making a difference to... (read more)

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Last Journey: A Father and Son in Wartime
Last Journey: A Father and Son in Wartime
by Darrell Griffin
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A tribute to the 'great conversation' between a father and his son, an Iraq staff sergeant who died in combat.... (read more)

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The Long Walk: A Story of War and the Life That Follows
The Long Walk: A Story of War and the Life That Follows
by Brian Castner
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In the tradition of Michael Herr’s Dispatches and works by such masters of the memoir as Mary Karr and Tobias Wolff, a powerful account of war and homecoming. Brian Castner served three tours of duty in the Middle East, two of them as the commander... (read more)

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In the Company of Soldiers: A Chronicle of Combat
In the Company of Soldiers: A Chronicle of Combat
by Rick Atkinson
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"A beautifully written and memorable account of combat from the top down and bottom up as the 101st Airborne commanders and front-line grunts battle their way to Baghdad.... A must-read."—Tom Brokaw For soldiers in the 101st Airborne Division... (read more)

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Generation Kill
Generation Kill
by Evan Wright
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Visit HBO’s Generation Kill website here. The New York Times bestseller—"one of the best books to come out of the second Iraq war." (Financial Times) Within hours of 9/11, America's war on terrorism fell to those like the 23 Marines of the... (read more)

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Bravo Two Zero
Bravo Two Zero
by Andy Mcnab
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Their mission: To take out the scuds. Eight went out. Five came back. Their story had been closed in secrecy. Until now. They were British Special Forces, trained to be the best. In January 1991 a squad of eight men went behind the Iraqi lines on a top... (read more)

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Joker One: A Marine Platoon's Story of Courage, Leadership, and Brotherhood
Joker One: A Marine Platoon's Story of Courage, Leadership, and Brotherhood
by Donovan Campbell
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After graduating from Princeton, Donovan Campbell, motivated by his unwavering patriotism and commitment, decided to join the service, realizing that becoming a Marine officer would allow him to give back to his country, engage in the world, and learn to... (read more)

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Black Hearts: One Platoon's Descent Into Madness in Iraq's Triangle of Death. Jim Frederick
Black Hearts: One Platoon's Descent Into Madness in Iraq's Triangle of Death. Jim Frederick
by Jim Frederick
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This is the story of a small group of soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division's fabled 502nd Infantry Regiment--a unit known as the Black Heart Brigade. Deployed in late 2005 to Iraq's so-called Triangle of Death, a veritable meat grinder just south of... (read more)

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One Bullet Away: The Making of a Marine Officer
One Bullet Away: The Making of a Marine Officer
by Nathaniel Fick
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Fick unveils the process that makes Marine officers such legendary leaders and shares his hard-won insights into the differences between military ideals and military practice. In this deeply thoughtful account of what it's like to fight on today's front... (read more)

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The Forever War (Vintage)
The Forever War (Vintage)
by Dexter Filkins
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National Bestseller One of the Best Books of the Year: New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Boston Globe, and Time   An instant classic of war reporting, The Forever War is the definitive account of America's conflict with... (read more)

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Rule Number Two: Lessons I Learned in a Combat Hospital
Rule Number Two: Lessons I Learned in a Combat Hospital
by Heidi Kraft
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This powerful first-hand account relays a military psychologists poignant story of tending to hidden wounds in Iraq--her patients, her colleagues, and finally her own.... (read more)

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Duel #18: M1 Abrams Vs T-72 Ural: Operation Desert Storm 1991
Duel #18: M1 Abrams Vs T-72 Ural: Operation Desert Storm 1991
by Steven J Zaloga
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The Gulf War bore witness to a number of deadly encounters between these two great adversaries. Heavily armored, highly mobile and capable of killing at over 2500m the M1 Abrams is, to this day, a veritable fighting machine. Superior to both Iraq's... (read more)

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The Commanders
The Commanders
by Bob Woodward
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It is impossible to examine any part of the war on terrorism in the twenty-first century without seeing the hand of Dick Cheney, Colin Powell or one of their loyalists. The Commanders, an account of the use of the military in the first Bush... (read more)

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Dust to Dust: A Memoir
Dust to Dust: A Memoir
by Benjamin Busch
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“A wonderful book, original in concept and stunningly written.”—Ward Just “Elegiac, funny, wistful, deep, and wonderfully human, Dust to Dust moved me to laughter and tears, sometimes simultaneously.”—Karl... (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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While America held its breath in the days immediately following 9/11, a small but determined group of CIA agents covertly began to change history. This is the riveting first-person account of the treacherous top-secret mission inside Afghanistan to set... (read more)

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