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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 andlt;Iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/Iandgt; bestseller, now available in paperbackand#8212;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.... (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 (P.S.)
Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II (P.S.)
by Mitchell Zuckoff
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On May 13, 1945, twenty-four American servicemen and WACs boarded a transport plane for a sightseeing trip over “Shangri-La,” a beautiful and mysterious valley deep within the jungle-covered mountains of Dutch New Guinea.Unlike the peaceful... (read more)

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War Without Mercy: Race and Power in the Pacific War (86 Edition)
War Without Mercy: Race and Power in the Pacific War (86 Edition)
by John Dower
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WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD   AN AMERICAN BOOK AWARD FINALIST   Now in paperback, War Without Mercy has been hailed by The New York Times as “one of the most original and important books to be written about the war... (read more)

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Second World War Gathering Storm Volume 1
Second World War Gathering Storm Volume 1
by Winston Churchill
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The step-by-step decline into war, with Churchill becoming prime minister as "the tocsin was about to sound."... (read more)

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Inferno: The World at War, 1939-1945
Inferno: The World at War, 1939-1945
by Max Hastings
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From one of our finest military historians, a monumental work that shows us at once the truly global reach of World War II and its deeply personal consequences. World War II involved tens of millions of soldiers and cost sixty million lives—an... (read more)

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Visions of Victory : the Hopes of Eight World War II Leaders (05 Edition)
Visions of Victory : the Hopes of Eight World War II Leaders (05 Edition)
by Gerhard L. Weinberg
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Visions of Victory explores the views of eight war leaders of the major powers of World War II - Hitler, Mussolini, Tojo, Chiang Kai-shek, Stalin, Churchill, de Gaulle, and Roosevelt - and compares their visions of the future assuming their side had... (read more)

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The Second World War
The Second World War
by Antony Beevor
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"Beevor successfully employs the format of his previous works on WWII (Stalingrad: The Fateful Siege, 1942 — 1943) in this comprehensive capstone. His approach presents a kaleidoscope of individual experiences in a context of continuous choices. His... (read more)

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Tears in the Darkness: The Story of the Bataan Death March and Its Aftermath
Tears in the Darkness: The Story of the Bataan Death March and Its Aftermath
by Michael Norman
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For the first four months of 1942, American, Filipino, and Japanese soldiers fought America's first major land battle of World War II: the battle for the tiny Philippine peninsula of Bataan. It ended with the single largest defeat in American military... (read more)

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Roosevelt's Centurions: FDR and the Commanders He Led to Victory in World War II
Roosevelt's Centurions: FDR and the Commanders He Led to Victory in World War II
by Joseph E. Persico
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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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The Victors: Eisenhower and His Boys the Men of World War Ii
The Victors: Eisenhower and His Boys the Men of World War Ii
by Stephen E. Ambrose
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Through hundreds of interviews & the examination of countless documents... (read more)

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Second World War #0006: Triumph and Tragedy
Second World War #0006: Triumph and Tragedy
by Winston S Churchill
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Churchill's six-volume history of World War II -- the definitive work, remarkable both for its sweep and for its sense of personal involvement, universally acknowledged as a magnificent historical reconstruction and an enduring work of literature. From... (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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The Secret Lives of Codebreakers: The Men and Women Who Cracked the Enigma Code at Bletchley Park
The Secret Lives of Codebreakers: The Men and Women Who Cracked the Enigma Code at Bletchley Park
by Sinclair Mckay
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A remarkable look at day-to-day life of the codebreakers whose clandestine efforts helped win World War II Bletchley Park looked like any other sprawling country estate. In reality, however, it was the top-secret headquarters of Britain’s... (read more)

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The Second World War
The Second World War
by Antony Beevor
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A masterful and comprehensive new chronicle of World War II, by internationally bestselling historian Antony Beevor. Over the past two decades, Antony Beevor has established himself as one of the world's premier historians of WWII. His multi-award... (read more)

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FUBAR (F***ed Up Beyond All Recognition): Soldier Slang of World War II
FUBAR (F***ed Up Beyond All Recognition): Soldier Slang of World War II
by Gordon Rottman
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Reading this book brings to life the rich culture of the men and women of the armed forces of WWII. Teh level of detail in Rottman's collection of terms is astounding and the size of the volume speaks to its completelness. Writers of historical fiction... (read more)

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Good War : an Oral History of World War II (84 Edition)
Good War : an Oral History of World War II (84 Edition)
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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The Second World War: A Complete History Revised Edition
The Second World War: A Complete History Revised Edition
by Martin Gilbert
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A "magisterial" (The New York Times) single-volume history of WWII It began with the German invasion of Poland on September 1, 1939. By the time it came to an end on V-J Day-August 14, 1945 -it had involved every major power and become global in its... (read more)

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D-Day: June 6, 1944: The Climactic Battle of World War II
D-Day: June 6, 1944: The Climactic Battle of World War II
by Stephen E Ambrose
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Stephen E. Ambroseand#8217;s andlt;I andgt;D-Day andlt;/Iandgt;is the definitive history of World War IIand#8217;s most pivotal battle, a day that changed the course of history.andlt;brandgt;andlt;brandgt;andlt;I andgt;D-Dayandlt;/Iandgt; is the epic... (read more)

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