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Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
by Laura Hillenbrand
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • Hailed as the top nonfiction book of the year by Time magazine • Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for biography and the Indies Choice Adult Nonfiction Book... (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 Mantle of Command: FDR at War, 1941-1942
The Mantle of Command: FDR at War, 1941-1942
by Nigel Hamilton
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andldquo;This bold argument . . . will undoubtedly change the way we see Franklin Roosevelt.andrdquo; andmdash; Christian Science Monitor andldquo;Masterly.andrdquo; andmdash; Wall Street Journal A dramatic, eye-opening account of how FDR took personal... (read more)

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The Arsenal of Democracy: FDR, Detroit, and an Epic Quest to Arm an America at War
The Arsenal of Democracy: FDR, Detroit, and an Epic Quest to Arm an America at War
by A. J. Baime
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By the early 1960s, Ford Motor Company, built to bring automobile transportation to the masses, was falling behind. Baby boomers were taking to the roads in droves, looking for speed not safety, style not comfort, and Ford didnand#8217;t offer what these... (read more)

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American Warlords: How Roosevelt's High Command Led America to Victory in World War II
American Warlords: How Roosevelt's High Command Led America to Victory in World War II
by Jonathan W. Jordan
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The true story of the friendship-and rivalry-among the greatest American generals of World War II. Supreme Allied Commander Dwight D. Eisenhower, General George S. Patton, and General Omar N. Bradley engineered the Allied conquest that shattered Hitler... (read more)

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The Good War: An Oral History of World War II
The Good War: An Oral History of World War II
by Studs Terkel
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The first trade paperback edition of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book with a new Preface by the author. "As in "Hard Times" and "Working", this master interviewer again creates a turbulent epic of human experience by quoting the words of those who lived... (read more)

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No End Save Victory: How FDR Led the Nation Into War
No End Save Victory: How FDR Led the Nation Into War
by David Kaiser
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While Franklin Delano Roosevelts first hundred days may be the most celebrated period of his presidency, the months before the attack on Pearl Harbor proved the most critical. Beginning as early as 1939 when Germany first attacked Poland, Roosevelt... (read more)

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When Books Went to War: The Stories That Helped Us Win World War II
When Books Went to War: The Stories That Helped Us Win World War II
by Molly Guptill Manning
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andldquo;When Books Went to War winds up feeling like the bibliophileandrsquo;s equivalent of Itandrsquo;s a Wonderful Life.andrdquo; andmdash; Janet Maslin, New York Times and#160; andldquo;Whether or not youandrsquo;re a book lover, youandrsquo;ll be... (read more)

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Since You Went Away: World War II Letters from American Women on the Home Front
Since You Went Away: World War II Letters from American Women on the Home Front
by Judy Barrett Litoff
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"Last night Mel and I were talking about some of the adjustments we'll have to make to our husbands' return. I must admit I'm not exactly the same girl you left-I'm twice as independent as I used to be and to top it off, I sometimes think I've become... (read more)

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The Second World War
The Second World War
by John Keegan
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John Keeganandrsquo;s landmark military history of World War II Praised as andldquo;the best military historian of our generationandrdquo; by Tom Clancy, John Keegan here reconsiders his masterful study of World War II, The Second World War, with a new... (read more)

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Retribution: the Battle for Japan, 1944-45 (08 Edition)
Retribution: the Battle for Japan, 1944-45 (08 Edition)
by Max Hastings
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An Economist Book of the Year A Financial Times Book of the Year andldquo;A book that has long cried out to be written.andrdquo; andmdash; Observer (UK), Books of the Year In 1937, two years before Hitler invaded Poland, Chinese troops clashed with... (read more)

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Penguin History of Second World War ((Rev)89 Edition)
Penguin History of Second World War ((Rev)89 Edition)
by Peter Calvocoressi
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Originally published under the title Total War, this acclaimed analysis of the causes and courses of World War II has stood the tests of time and criticism. The first part deals with the war in the West, and the second covers the war in the Pacific... (read more)

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Eyewitness to World War II: Unforgettable Stories and Photographs from History's Greatest Conflict
Eyewitness to World War II: Unforgettable Stories and Photographs from History's Greatest Conflict
by Stephen Hyslop
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“This book captures both the scale and the human emotion [of WWII]” –Baltimore Sun “This incredibly dramatic and moving compilation of reportage, first-person accounts and archival photos reminds us why war is hell.” &ndash... (read more)

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Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II
Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II
by Mitchell Zuckoff
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“A lost world, man-eating tribesmen, lush andimpenetrable jungles, stranded American fliers (one of them a dame withgreat gams, for heaven's sake), a startling rescue mission. . . . This is atrue story made in heaven for a writer as talented as... (read more)

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Lost in Shangri-La: Escape from a Hidden World. Mitchell Zuckoff
Lost in Shangri-La: Escape from a Hidden World. Mitchell Zuckoff
by Mitchell Zuckoff
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A lost world, man-eating tribesmen, lush and impenetrable jungles, stranded American fliers (one of them a dame with great gams, for heaven's sake), a startling rescue mission. . . . This is a true story made in heaven for a writer as talented as... (read more)

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Beyond Band of Brothers: The War Memoirs of Major Dick Winters
Beyond Band of Brothers: The War Memoirs of Major Dick Winters
by Dick Winters
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A firsthand chronicle of United States Marine Corpsand#8217; actions in the Pacific and#160; Following fifteen Marines from the Pearl Harbor attack, through battles with the Japanese, to their return home after V-J Day, Adam Makos and Marcus Brotherton... (read more)

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Flags of Our Fathers
Flags of Our Fathers
by James Bradley
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In this unforgettable, #1 "New York Times" bestselling chronicle of perhaps the most famous moment in American military history, Bradley ("Flyboys") captures the glory, the triumph, the heartbreak, and the legacy of the six men who raised the flag at Iwo... (read more)

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Overlord : D-day and Battle for Normandy (06 Edition)
Overlord : D-day and Battle for Normandy (06 Edition)
by Max Hastings
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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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Closing With the Enemy (94 Edition)
Closing With the Enemy (94 Edition)
by Michael D. Doubler
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Closing with the Enemy picks up where D-Day leaves off. From Normandy through the "breakout" in France to the German army's last gasp in the Battle of the Bulge, Doubler deals with the deadly business of war—closing with the enemy, fighting and... (read more)

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