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The General and the Genius: Groves and Oppenheimer -- The Unlikely Partnership That Built the Atom Bomb
The General and the Genius: Groves and Oppenheimer -- The Unlikely Partnership That Built the Atom Bomb
by James Kunetka
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Two ambitious men. One historic mission. With a blinding flash in the New Mexico desert in the summer of 1945, the world was changed forever. The bomb that ushered in the atomic age was the product of one of history's most improbable partnerships. The... (read more)

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Wise Eating in Wartime
Wise Eating in Wartime
by Imperial War Museum
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As World War II progressed, British citizens began to suffer from increasingly strict and unreliable rations. Vegetable and fruit supplies were limited. White bread was nonexistent. Previously commonplace British staples like tea, butter, and milk were... (read more)

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Combat Aircraft #110: Dornier Do 24 Units
Combat Aircraft #110: Dornier Do 24 Units
by Peter Jong
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A professional editor and translator, Peter de Jong has collaborated on numerous modern history and aviation history books and written dozens of magazine articles since 1995. His comprehensive volumes on the most historically significant Fokker aircraft... (read more)

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A Scientific Way of War: Antebellum Military Science, West Point, and the Origins of American Military Thought (Studies in War, Society, and the Militar)
A Scientific Way of War: Antebellum Military Science, West Point, and the Origins of American Military Thought (Studies in War, Society, and the Militar)
by Ian Clarence Hope
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While faith in the Enlightenment was waning elsewhere by 1850, at the United States Military Academy at West Point and in the minds of academy graduates serving throughout the country Enlightenment thinking persisted, asserting that war was governable by... (read more)

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Avenue of Spies: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris
Avenue of Spies: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris
by Alex Kershaw
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The Pacific War: From Pearl Harbor to Okinawa (General Military)
The Pacific War: From Pearl Harbor to Okinawa (General Military)
by Gordon L. Rottman
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Contributors include: Gordon Rottman, Carl Smith, Mark Stille, Joseph Mueller, Derrick Wright, Jim Moran, and Bernard Ireland. Foreword by Dale Dye who enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in 1964 and served in Vietnam, surviving 31 major combat... (read more)

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Strangers on a Bridge: The Case of Colonel Abel and Francis Gary Powers
Strangers on a Bridge: The Case of Colonel Abel and Francis Gary Powers
by James B. Donovan
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Originally published in 1964, this is the and#8220;enthrallingand#8230;truly remarkableand#8221; (andlt;iandgt;The New York Times Book Reviewandlt;/iandgt;) insider account of the Cold War spy exchange that is now the subject of the major motion picture... (read more)

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Behind Nazi Lines: My Father's Heroic Quest to Save 149 World War II POWs
Behind Nazi Lines: My Father's Heroic Quest to Save 149 World War II POWs
by Andrew Gerow Hodges, Jr.
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THE NEW YORK TIMES AND INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER Four days before Christmas 1943, a badly damaged American bomber struggled to fly over wartime Germany. At its controls was a 21-year-old pilot. Half his crew lay wounded or dead. It was their first... (read more)

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By Wind and Iron: Naval Campaigns in the Champlain Valley, 1665-1815 (Spirituality in Education)
By Wind and Iron: Naval Campaigns in the Champlain Valley, 1665-1815 (Spirituality in Education)
by Michael Laramie
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For more than 150 years, the natural invasion route along the waterways of the Champlain and Richelieu valleys into northeastern North America was among the most fiercely contested in the history of the continent. Whether the French and their Indian... (read more)

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Avenue of Spies: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris
Avenue of Spies: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris
by Alex Kershaw
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The Dog Who Could Fly: The Incredible True Story of a WWII Airman and the Four-Legged Hero Who Flew at His Side
The Dog Who Could Fly: The Incredible True Story of a WWII Airman and the Four-Legged Hero Who Flew at His Side
by Damien Lewis
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and#8220;A thoroughly enjoyable story of heroism and true friendshipand#8221; (andlt;Iandgt;Publishers Weeklyandlt;/Iandgt;, starred review), this andlt;Iandgt;Sunday Timesandlt;/Iandgt; top ten bestseller is the true account of a German shepherd who was... (read more)

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War of Attrition: Fighting the First World War
War of Attrition: Fighting the First World War
by William Philpott
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The Great War of 1914-1918 was the first mass conflict to fully mobilize the resources of industrial powers against one another, resulting in a brutal, bloody, protracted war of attrition between the world's great economies. Now, one hundred years after... (read more)

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Men-At-Arms #501: Armies of the Greek-Turkish War 1919-22
Men-At-Arms #501: Armies of the Greek-Turkish War 1919-22
by Philip Jowett
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Philip Jowett has been interested in military history for as long as he can remember. His first Osprey book was the ground-breaking Men-at-Arms 306: Chinese Civil War Armies 1911-49; he has since published the three-part sequence The Italian Army 1940-45.... (read more)

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Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the World's Greatest Outlaw
Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the World's Greatest Outlaw
by Mark Bowden
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A tour de force of investigative journalism-Killing Pablo is the story of the violent rise and fall of Pablo Escobar, the head of the Colombian Medellin cocaine cartel. Escobar's criminal empire held a nation of thirty million hostage in a reign of... (read more)

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Campaign #285: Lewes and Evesham 1264-65: Simon de Montfort and the Barons' War
Campaign #285: Lewes and Evesham 1264-65: Simon de Montfort and the Barons' War
by Richard Brooks
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Richard Brooks is a freelance military historian with a particular interest in the intersection of naval and military history, and the use of hitherto untapped sources to develop fresh insights into past campaigns. Richard has published seven books... (read more)

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Aircraft of the Aces #127: Polish Spitfire Aces
Aircraft of the Aces #127: Polish Spitfire Aces
by Wojtek Matusiak
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Wojtek Matusiak is a leading World War II Polish Air Force and Spitfire researcher, having published numerous articles and books on the subjects, as well as readily assisting other authors. He has maintained an enthusiastic interest in the history and... (read more)

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Combat Chaplain: A Thirty-Year Vietnam Battle
Combat Chaplain: A Thirty-Year Vietnam Battle
by James D. Johnson
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Chaplain James D. Johnson chose to accompany his men, unarmed, on their daily combat operations, a decision made against the recommendations of his superiors. During what would be the final days for some, he offered his ministry not from a pulpit but on... (read more)

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Campaign #282: Leyte 1944: Return to the Philippines
Campaign #282: Leyte 1944: Return to the Philippines
by Clayton Chun
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Clayton K.S. Chun, Ph.D., is on the U.S. Army War College faculty at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania where he teaches courses on national security, strategy, and economics. He completed a military career in the U.S. Air Force and has published work in... (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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Dunkirk: From Disaster to Deliverance - Testimonies of the Last Survivors
Dunkirk: From Disaster to Deliverance - Testimonies of the Last Survivors
by Sinclair Mckay
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When Churchill made one of the most inspiring speeches of the 20th century - 'we will fight them on the beaches' â?? some thought that it was his way of preparing the public for the fall of France. Others heard it as a direct appeal to the Americans... (read more)

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