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Hiroshima
Hiroshima
by John Hersey
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Infamy: The Shocking Story of the Japanese American Internment in World War II
Infamy: The Shocking Story of the Japanese American Internment in World War II
by Richard Reeves
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Bestselling author Richard Reeves provides an authoritative account of the internment of more than 120,000 Japanese-Americans and Japanese aliens during World War II. Less than three months after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor and inflamed the nation... (read more)

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The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History
The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History
by Robert M Edsel
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At the same time Adolf Hitler was attempting to take over the western world, his armies were methodically seeking and hoarding the finest art treasures in Europe. The Fuehrer had begun cataloguing the art he planned to collect as well as the art he would... (read more)

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Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II
Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II
by Vicki Croke
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The remarkable story of James Howard “Billy” Williams, whose uncanny rapport with the world’s largest land animals transformed him from a carefree young man into the charismatic war hero known as Elephant Bill &... (read more)

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The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II
The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II
by Denise Kiernan
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The New York Times bestseller, now available in paperback — an incredible true story of the top-secret World War II town of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, and the young women brought there unknowingly to help build the atomic bomb. At the height of World... (read more)

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The Oxford Illustrated History of World War II
The Oxford Illustrated History of World War II
by Richard (edt) Overy
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World War Two was the most devastating conflict in recorded human history. It was both global in extent and total in character. It has understandably left a long and dark shadow across the decades. Yet it is three generations since hostilities formally... (read more)

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When Britain Saved the West: The Story of 1940
When Britain Saved the West: The Story of 1940
by Robin Prior
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From the comfortable distance of seven decades, it is quite easy to view the victory of the Allies over Hitlerandrsquo;s Germany as inevitable. But in 1940 Great Britainandrsquo;s defeat loomed perilously close, and no other nation stepped up to confront... (read more)

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The War Below: The Story of Three Submarines That Battled Japan
The War Below: The Story of Three Submarines That Battled Japan
by James Scott
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“Beautifully researched and masterfully told” (Alex Kershaw, New York Times bestselling author of Escape from the Deep), this is the riveting story of the heroic and tragic US submarine force that helped win World War II in the Pacific... (read more)

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VW Kubelwagen/Schwimmwagen (VW Type 82 Kubelwagen (1940-45) / VW Type 128/166 Schwimmwagen (1941-44): Insights Into the Design, Construction and Opera (Enthusiasts' Manual)
VW Kubelwagen/Schwimmwagen (VW Type 82 Kubelwagen (1940-45) / VW Type 128/166 Schwimmwagen (1941-44): Insights Into the Design, Construction and Opera (Enthusiasts' Manual)
by Chric Mcnab
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Few war films made about the 1939-45 period are complete without sight of a boxy little Kübelwagen light utility vehicle being smartly driven by a German officer. Designed by Ferdinand Porsche and built by Volkswagen, the ‘Kübel' was to... (read more)

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Secrets of a German POW: The Capture and Interrogation of Hauptmann Herbert Cleff
Secrets of a German POW: The Capture and Interrogation of Hauptmann Herbert Cleff
by Brian Brinkworth
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This is the riveting and extraordinary story of Kapitan Herbert Cleff, presented here for the first time by Brian Brinkworth. Cleff, an Officer on the staff of General Wilhelm Ritter von Thoma, attached to the 21st Panzer division operating in the... (read more)

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Citizens of London: Americans Who Stood With Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour (11 Edition)
Citizens of London: Americans Who Stood With Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour (11 Edition)
by Lynne Olson
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In Citizens of London, Lynne Olson has written a work of World War II history even more relevant and revealing than her acclaimed Troublesome Young Men. Here is the behind-the-scenes story of how the United States forged its wartime alliance with Britain,... (read more)

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How to Become a Spy: The World War II SOE Training Manual
How to Become a Spy: The World War II SOE Training Manual
by British Special Operations Executive
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During World War II, training in the black arts of covert operation was vital preparation for the and#147;ungentlemanly warfareand#8221; waged by the Special Operations Executive (SOE) against Hitlerand#8217;s Germany and Tojoand#8217;s Japan. In the... (read more)

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Hidden Warships: Finding World War II's Abandoned, Sunk, and Preserved Warships
Hidden Warships: Finding World War II's Abandoned, Sunk, and Preserved Warships
by Nicholas A. Veronico
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Read about and see the unique stories of the combat history, recovery, and preservation of World War II-era combat ships from around the world. World War II produced many epic naval battles and technologies. The many resulting shipwrecks from this... (read more)

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Duel #65: Bf 109 Vs Yak-1/7: Eastern Front
Duel #65: Bf 109 Vs Yak-1/7: Eastern Front
by Dmitriy Khazanov
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Dmitriy Khazanov is a widely respected Russian researcher of Soviet aviation in World War 2. He is also the author of more than 20 books and numerous articles about Soviet military aviation during this period, his work appearing in Russia, the UK... (read more)

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A Higher Call: An Incredible True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War-Torn Skies of World War II
A Higher Call: An Incredible True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War-Torn Skies of World War II
by Adam Makos
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From Bill Yenne, author of the military histories Big Week and Aces High, comes the stirring true story of the Eighth Air Force in World War II. Less than a month after the attack on Pearl Harbor, the U.S. Army formed its first air force designated to... (read more)

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Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin (12 Edition)
Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin (12 Edition)
by Timothy Snyder
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Americans call the Second World War and#147;The Good War.and#8221; But before it even began, Americaand#8217;s wartime ally Josef Stalin had killed millions of his own citizensand#151;and kept killing them during and after the war. Before Hitler was... (read more)

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The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany
The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany
by William L Shirer
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Hailed as “one of the most important works of history of our time” (The New York Times), this definitive chronicle of Hitler’s rise to power is back in hardcover with a new introductory essay by Ron Rosenbaum (Explaining Hitler and How... (read more)

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The Longest Day: The Classic Epic of D Day
The Longest Day: The Classic Epic of D Day
by Cornelius Ryan
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THE CLASSIC ACCOUNT OF THE ALLIED INVASION OF NORMANDY The Longest Day is Cornelius Ryan's unsurpassed account of D-Day, a book that endures as a masterpiece of military history. In this compelling tale of courage and heroism, glory and tragedy, Ryan... (read more)

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With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and Okinawa
With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and Okinawa
by E B Sledge
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“Eugene Sledge became more than a legend with his memoir, With The Old Breed. He became a chronicler, a historian, a storyteller who turns the extremes of the war in the Pacific—the terror, the camaraderie, the banal and the extraordinary... (read more)

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17 Carnations: The Royals, the Nazis and the Biggest Cover-Up in History
17 Carnations: The Royals, the Nazis and the Biggest Cover-Up in History
by Andrew Morton
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Historian Andrew Morton's 17 CARNATIONS combines his considerable research background with his proven talent for addictively readable narrative, giving us a true story steeped in intrigue, suspense and historical drama. 17 CARNATIONS tells the story of... (read more)

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