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Faith Under Fire: Stories of Hope and Courage from World War II
Faith Under Fire: Stories of Hope and Courage from World War II
by Steve Rabey
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The Second World War generation met many challenges, and turned to their faith to sustain them through overwhelming odds. Here are stories of faith told by the people who lived them. this compelling collection not only honors the lives of these people of... (read more)

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Deadly Sky: The American Combat Airman in World War II
Deadly Sky: The American Combat Airman in World War II
by John C Mcmanus
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They came in from nearly every city, town, and state in America. They were the sons of the elite, the impoverished, the everyone in between. Regardless of their background they had one thing in common: all had volunteered to fight in the air against... (read more)

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My Tank Is Fight!
My Tank Is Fight!
by Zack Parsons
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Based on his article of the same name, "My Tank Is Fight!" is a witty examination of 20 real inventions from World War II that never saw the light of day. B&W illustrations throughout. 8-page color insert.... (read more)

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Calculated Risk: The Extraordinary Life of Jimmy Doolittle-Aviation Pioneer and World War II Hero
Calculated Risk: The Extraordinary Life of Jimmy Doolittle-Aviation Pioneer and World War II Hero
by Jonna D Hoppes
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Famous for leading the Tokyo Raid, America's first strike against Japan in World War II, Jimmy Doolittle lived a remarkable life as an American pilot. This memoir by his granddaughter provides insights into his public and private world and sheds light on... (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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By the summer of 1944 it was clear that Japan's defeat was inevitable, but how the drive to victory would be achieved remained unclear. The ensuing drama—that ended in Japan's utter devastation—was acted out across the vast theater of... (read more)

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Buddies: Men, Dogs and World War II
Buddies: Men, Dogs and World War II
by L Douglas Keeney
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One of the most effective forms of American propaganda during World War II was the morale-boosting dog or buddy photo. The photos in this collection are, for the most part, previously unpublished, and each is accompanied by the stories of the dogs and... (read more)

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Shadow Warriors: The Untold Stories of American Special Operations During WWII
Shadow Warriors: The Untold Stories of American Special Operations During WWII
by Dick Camp
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From the book: “[Second Lieutenant] Taylor drove a local Maquis agent to Saint Cézaire, [France]. . . . As they neared the town, they had to stop for a roadblock of land mines. The agent got out of the car to approach the mines... (read more)

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Bill Mauldin's Army: Bill Mauldin's Greatest World War II Cartoons
Bill Mauldin's Army: Bill Mauldin's Greatest World War II Cartoons
by Bill Mauldin
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The foxhole history of the American soldier in World War II, by two-time Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist Bill Mauldin.... (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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The Battle for History: Refighting World War Two
The Battle for History: Refighting World War Two
by John Keegan
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With the same erudition, discernment, and crisp prose that made his A History of Warfare an international bestseller, Keegan surveys the literature of World War II, identifying the works he finds most important and illuminating while examining the... (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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My War: A Love Story in Letters and Drawings from World War II
My War: A Love Story in Letters and Drawings from World War II
by Tracy Sugarman
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On December 7, 1941, when the Japanese were bombing Pearl Harbor, Tracy Sugarman was a young man studying to be an illustrator--and falling in love with a tawny-haired girl named June. But for Tracy, as for all Americans, everything changed that... (read more)

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A Call to Arms: Mobilizing America for World War II
A Call to Arms: Mobilizing America for World War II
by Maury Klein
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The colossal scale of World War II required a mobilization effort greater than anything attempted in all of the world's history. The United States had to fight a war across two oceans and three continents-and to do so it had to build and equip a military... (read more)

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A War to Be Won: Fighting the Second World War
A War to Be Won: Fighting the Second World War
by Williamson Murray
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In the course of the twentieth century, no war looms as profoundly transformative or as destructive as World War II. Its global scope and human toll reveal the true face of modern, industrialized warfare. Now, for the first time, we have a comprehensive,... (read more)

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The War of the World: Twentieth-Century Conflict and the Descent of the West
The War of the World: Twentieth-Century Conflict and the Descent of the West
by Niall Ferguson
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Astonishing in its scope and erudition, this is the magnum opus that Niall Ferguson's numerous acclaimed works have been leading up to. In it, he grapples with perhaps the most challenging questions of modern history: Why was the twentieth century... (read more)

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West Point Atlas for Second World War : Europe and the Mediterranean (02 Edition)
West Point Atlas for Second World War : Europe and the Mediterranean (02 Edition)
by Thomas E. Griess
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This ongoing series was developed and written by the faculty of the United States Military Academy at West Point. Weaving the complexities of individual historical conflicts into a broader perspective, these volumes chronicle the turbulent periods of... (read more)

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Stories of Faith & Courage from World War II (Battlefields & Blessings)
Stories of Faith & Courage from World War II (Battlefields & Blessings)
by Larkin Spivey
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Stories of Faith & Courage from World War II‘s first purpose is to strengthen the faith of its readers by showing the power of others faith under the most extreme circumstances imaginable. This is accomplished through 365 one-page stories from... (read more)

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Unexplained Mysteries of World War II
Unexplained Mysteries of World War II
by William B Breuer
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Loss of life, destruction, unending pain and misery - the results of war never seem to make sense. But war is also a breeding ground for illogical occurrences, coincidences, premonitions, mysteries and twists of fate. Over 100 of these events are... (read more)

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A World in Flames: A Short History of the Second World War in Europe and Asia, 1939-1945
A World in Flames: A Short History of the Second World War in Europe and Asia, 1939-1945
by Martin Kitchen
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An account of the war in which the author has aimed to produce a brief but comprehensive record of the events, specifically bearing in mind the requirements of university and college students. It is presented as an analytical narrative and presupposes no... (read more)

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Killing of Reinhard Heydrich (89 Edition)
Killing of Reinhard Heydrich (89 Edition)
by Callum Macdonald
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If anyone warranted assassination during World War II, the man to know was Reinhard Heydrich (1904–1942)—chief of the security police, rabid anti-Semite, architect of the Final Solution, ruthless overlord of Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia, and... (read more)

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