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The Americans on D-Day: A Photographic History of the Normandy Invasion
The Americans on D-Day: A Photographic History of the Normandy Invasion
by Martin K. A. Morgan
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Experience the all-important Normandy invasion through some of D-Day’s most incredible photographs. Although it took a multinational coalition to conduct World War II’s amphibious D-Day landings, the U.S. military made a major... (read more)

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Crossing the Rhine: Breaking Into Nazi Germany 1944 and 1945--The Greatest Airborne Battles in History
Crossing the Rhine: Breaking Into Nazi Germany 1944 and 1945--The Greatest Airborne Battles in History
by Lloyd Clark
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In September 1944, with the Allies eager to break into Nazi Germany after Normandy, thirty-five thousand U.S. and British troops parachuted into Nazi held territory in the Netherlands. The controversial offensive, code named Operation Market Garden, was... (read more)

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No Silent Night: The Christmas Battle for Bastogne
No Silent Night: The Christmas Battle for Bastogne
by Leo Barron
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 On Christmas morning, 1944, there was little reason to celebrate.…   As the Battle of the Bulge raged, a small force of American solders—including the famed 101st Airborne division, tank destroyer crews, engineers, and artillerymen&#... (read more)

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September Hope: The American Side of a Bridge Too Far
September Hope: The American Side of a Bridge Too Far
by John C. Mcmanus
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In December 1944, the 101st Airborne made their legendary stand at Bastogne. But their heroics never could have happened if not for the unsung efforts of others. This is the powerful yet little-known story of the bloody delaying action fought by the 28th... (read more)

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Das Reich Division at Kursk: 11 July 1943
Das Reich Division at Kursk: 11 July 1943
by David Porter
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In the early summer of 1943, following the German defeat at Stalingrad, Hitler sought a decisive battle that would turn the struggle on the Eastern Front in the Germans' favor. On the 5th July 1943, the Wehrmacht launched Operation Citadel. Attacking... (read more)

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Masters of the Air : America's Bomber Boys Who Fought the Air War Against Nazi Germany (07 Edition)
Masters of the Air : America's Bomber Boys Who Fought the Air War Against Nazi Germany (07 Edition)
by Donald L. Miller
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The riveting history of the American Eighth Air Force in World War Two, the story of the young men who flew the bombers that helped bring Nazi Germany to its knees, brilliantly told by historian Donald Miller and soon to be a major HBO series.andlt... (read more)

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Flying for Her Country: The American and Soviet Women Military Pilots of World War II
Flying for Her Country: The American and Soviet Women Military Pilots of World War II
by Amy Goodpast Strebe
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During the Second World War, women pilots were given the opportunity to fly military aircraft for the first time in history. In the United States, famed aviatrix Jacqueline Cochran formed the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) program, where over one... (read more)

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Seven Roads to Hell: A Screaming Eagle at Bastogne
Seven Roads to Hell: A Screaming Eagle at Bastogne
by Donald R Burgett
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This powerful, action-packed memoir puts readers into the middle of the Battle of the Bulge and the Allies' legendary fighting force known as the Screaming Eagles. Along the way, Burgett, just 19 at the time of the battle, vividly captures some of the... (read more)

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Rangers at Dieppe: The First Combat Action of U.S. Army Rangers in World War II
Rangers at Dieppe: The First Combat Action of U.S. Army Rangers in World War II
by Jim Defelice
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After Pearl Harbor, the United States was struggling to bring itself up to fighting strength for World War II when a specially-trained force-based upon the famed British commando squads-was formed. It would become known as the Rangers. Before their... (read more)

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Duel #25: FW 200 Condor Vs Atlantic Convoy: 1941-43
Duel #25: FW 200 Condor Vs Atlantic Convoy: 1941-43
by Robert Forczyk
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With the fall of France in 1940, Germany suddenly had the opportunity to strike at poorly guarded Allied convoys. The Luftwaffe pressed into service the Fw-200 Condor, a plane that had originally been designed as a civilian airliner and the first plane... (read more)

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Command #05: Erwin Rommel
Command #05: Erwin Rommel
by Pier Battistelli
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Nicknamed 'The Desert Fox' for his cunning command of the Afrika Korps, Erwin Rommel remains one of the most popular and studied of Germany's World War II commanders. He got his first taste of combat in World War I, where his daring command earned him... (read more)

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Himmler's SS: Loyal to the Death's Head
Himmler's SS: Loyal to the Death's Head
by Robin Lumsden
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The real story of the SS, unlike its popular mythology, is so complex as to almost defy belief: it is a tale of intrigue and nepotism, of archaeology and Teutonism, of art and symbolism. This is a story of street fighters and convicted... (read more)

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Eisenhower: Soldier and President
Eisenhower: Soldier and President
by Stephen E Ambrose
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Stephen E. Ambrose draws upon extensive sources, an unprecedented degree of scholarship, and numerous interviews with Eisenhower himself to offer the fullest, richest, most objective rendering yet of the soldier who became president. He gives us a... (read more)

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The Liberator 1st Edition
The Liberator 1st Edition
by Alex Kershaw
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The true story of the bloodiest and most dramatic march to victory of the Second World War: the battlefield odyssey of a maverick U.S. Army officer and his infantry unit as they fought for over five hundred days to liberate Europe - from the invasion of... (read more)

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JG 26
JG 26
by Donald L Caldwell
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This is the story of the JG 26 pilots, or "Abbeville Kids." A microcosm of World War II exists in the rise and fall of this famous fighter wing--whose slashing attacks always seemed to come from the best position--from its founding during... (read more)

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Achtung-Panzer!: The Development of Tank Warfare (Cassell Military Paperbacks)
Achtung-Panzer!: The Development of Tank Warfare (Cassell Military Paperbacks)
by Heinz Guderian
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A rare, enlightening account by an outstanding soldier reveals his thoughts and theories on armored warfare and motorized land battle--which he then put in action to devastating effect during World War Two. Guderian's treatise on the importance of tank... (read more)

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Modern Library Chronicles #14: The Boys' Crusade: The American Infantry in Northwestern Europe, 1944-1945
Modern Library Chronicles #14: The Boys' Crusade: The American Infantry in Northwestern Europe, 1944-1945
by Paul Fussell
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-176) and index.... (read more)

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When Titans Clashed: How the Red Army Stopped Hitler (Modern War Studies)
When Titans Clashed: How the Red Army Stopped Hitler (Modern War Studies)
by David M. Glantz
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By the time Pearl Harbor had ripped apart America's peacetime pretensions, the German blitzkrieg had already blasted the Red Army back to the gates of Moscow. Yet, less than four years later, the Soviet hammer and sickle flew above the ruins of Berlin... (read more)

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General Patton: A Soldier's Life
General Patton: A Soldier's Life
by Stanley Hirshson
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General George S. Patton Jr, an inspirational leader and outstanding tactician, has intrigued and confounded his biographers. Utilising untapped archival materials in both the USA and UK, government documents, family papers, and oral histories, Hirshson... (read more)

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If You Survive
If You Survive
by George Wilson
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In the tradition of Company Commander, an intense memoir of the blood-drenched small-unit combat of World War II--by a man who lived it--and survived. For the first time, George Wilson tells what it was like--the blood, the horror, the death and the... (read more)

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