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An Army at Dawn: The War in Africa, 1942-1943, Volume One of the Liberation Trilogy (Liberation Trilogy)
An Army at Dawn: The War in Africa, 1942-1943, Volume One of the Liberation Trilogy (Liberation Trilogy)
by Rick Atkinson
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In the first volume of his monumental trilogy about the liberation of Europe in WW II, Pulitzer Prize winner Rick Atkinson tells the riveting story of the war in North Africa The liberation of Europe and the destruction of the Third Reich is a story of... (read more)

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Triumphant Fox
Triumphant Fox
by Samuel W Mitcham
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The legend of The Desert Fox, German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel (1891-1944), was forged in the desert conflicts of World War II. It was here that Rommel ignored the orders of the German High Command when he launched the classic Rommel's First Cyrenaican... (read more)

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Liberation Trilogy #01: An Army at Dawn: The War in North Africa, 1942-1943
Liberation Trilogy #01: An Army at Dawn: The War in North Africa, 1942-1943
by Rick Atkinson
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The epic, untold story of Chinaand#8217;s devastating eight-year war of resistance against Japan For decades, a major piece of World War II history has gone virtually unwritten. The war began in China, two years before Hitler invaded Poland, and China... (read more)

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Rommel's North Africa Campaign: September 1940 - November 1942
Rommel's North Africa Campaign: September 1940 - November 1942
by Jack Greene
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September 1940 - November... (read more)

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El Alamein and the Struggle for North Africa: International Perspectives from the Twenty-First Century
El Alamein and the Struggle for North Africa: International Perspectives from the Twenty-First Century
by Jill Edwards
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This new collection of studies presents fresh insights into a war fought over unusually difficult terrain and with exceptional supply demands. From the ongoing Italian geomorphic study of the Alamein arena to individual memories of non-combatant... (read more)

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Alamein
Alamein
by Jon Latimer
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Latimer meticulously describes how, after a couple of dispiriting years of desert warfare, British and Commonwealth forces achieved in October 1942 the victory they craved over German and Italian forces at El Alamein in Egypt. John Lukas - Los Angeles... (read more)

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An Army at Dawn: The War in Africa, 1942-1943
An Army at Dawn: The War in Africa, 1942-1943
by Rick Atkinson
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The epic, untold story of Chinaand#8217;s devastating eight-year war of resistance against Japan For decades, a major piece of World War II history has gone virtually unwritten. The war began in China, two years before Hitler invaded Poland, and China... (read more)

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Once a Hussar: A Memoir of Battle, Capture, and Escape in World War II
Once a Hussar: A Memoir of Battle, Capture, and Escape in World War II
by Ray Ellis
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Once a Hussar is a vivid account of the wartime experiences of Ray Ellis, a gunner who in later life recorded this well-written, candid, and perceptive memoir of the conflict he knew as a young man seventy years ago. As an impressionable teenager, filled... (read more)

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The Spearheaders: A Personal History of Darby's Rangers
The Spearheaders: A Personal History of Darby's Rangers
by James Altieri
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The outlook for a victory by the Allied Powers was in doubt in 1942. When only two untested American divisions arrived in the European theatre, Gen. Lucien K. Truscott conceived the plan of organizing an American commando unit to be known as the "Rangers.... (read more)

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Into Dust and Fire: Five Young Americans Who Went First to Fight the Nazi Army
Into Dust and Fire: Five Young Americans Who Went First to Fight the Nazi Army
by Rachel S Cox
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The untold story of five young American friends who left the ivory towers at Harvard and Dartmouth to take on the Nazi's… In the spring of 1941, with Europe consumed by war and occupation, Britain stood alone against the Nazi menace. The United... (read more)

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Back from Tobruk
Back from Tobruk
by Croswell Bowen
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In 1941 photographer Croswell Bowen joined American Field Service volunteer ambulance drivers and served alongside the British Eighth Army during World War II. As the war continued to escalate, he would have his mental, emotional, and physical well-being... (read more)

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Into Dust and Fire: Five Young Americans Who Went First to Fight the Nazi Army
Into Dust and Fire: Five Young Americans Who Went First to Fight the Nazi Army
by Rachel S Cox
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The untold story of five young American friends who left the ivory towers at Harvard and Dartmouth to take on the Nazi's… In the spring of 1941, with Europe consumed by war and occupation, Britain stood alone against the Nazi menace. The United... (read more)

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Rommel's Desert Warriors
Rommel's Desert Warriors
by Michael Olive
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Visual history of Rommel and his Afrika Korps in the desert of North Africa Hundreds of photos, many of them rare and never published before Photos of men, tanks and other weapons, uniforms, desert terrain, and much more Excellent complement to the books... (read more)

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Assignment Algiers: With the OSS in the Mediterranean Theater of Operations
Assignment Algiers: With the OSS in the Mediterranean Theater of Operations
by Erasmus H Kloman
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Combining his own experiences as an officer with documentary research at the National Archives, Kloman looks at the role of the Office of Strategic Services in World War II North Africa, Southern France, and Italy. Kloman explores the disparate... (read more)

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Monty and Rommel: Parallel Lives
Monty and Rommel: Parallel Lives
by Peter Caddick Adams
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In the span of a few short years, they fought a series of extraordinary duels across several theaters of war. Ever since, historians have assessed their outstanding leadership, personalities, and skill. Monty and Rommel is the first comparative biography... (read more)

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An Army at Dawn
An Army at Dawn
by Rick Atkinson
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An Army at Dawn is a superbly written book on the Northern African campaign of World War II. This is a wonderful history of some of the first campaigns of the war; Atkinson maintains a balanced focus on everyone involved, from the generals down to the... (read more)

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Brazen Chariots
Brazen Chariots
by Robert Crisp
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"Unquestionably the finest narrative of tank warfare to come out of World War II."--... (read more)

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The Fifth Field: The Story of the 96 American Soldiers Sentenced to Death and Executed in Europe and North Africa in World War II
The Fifth Field: The Story of the 96 American Soldiers Sentenced to Death and Executed in Europe and North Africa in World War II
by French L. Maclean
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For over thirty-four years, Colonel French L. MacLean, United States Army, (Ret.), served with many of the leading lights of the United States Army in the latter half of the Twentieth Century - Generals with the names Shinseki, Abizaid, Dempsey, Petraeus,... (read more)

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Wildcats Over Casablanca: U. S. Navy Fighters in Operation Torch (Aviation Classics)
Wildcats Over Casablanca: U. S. Navy Fighters in Operation Torch (Aviation Classics)
by M T Wordell
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“‘Wildcats’ Over Casablanca offers a riveting account of Operation Torch, the November 1942 Anglo-American invasion of French North Africa, as viewed through the cockpit of U.S. naval aviators as they battled a surprisingly feisty Vichy... (read more)

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Pendulum of War: The Three Battles of El Alamein
Pendulum of War: The Three Battles of El Alamein
by Niall Barr
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Niall Barr is a Senior Lecturer in Defence Studies at the Defence Studies Department, King's College, London. He has previously taught at St Andrews and the Royal Military Academy. His main research focus concerns twentieth century military history. He... (read more)

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