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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 Longest Day: The Classic Epic of D Day
The Longest Day: The Classic Epic of D Day
by Cornelius Ryan
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THE CLASSIC ACCOUNT OF THE ALLIED INVASION OF NORMANDY The Longest Day is Cornelius Ryan's unsurpassed account of D-Day, a book that endures as a masterpiece of military history. In this compelling tale of courage and heroism, glory and tragedy, Ryan... (read more)

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The Art of War
The Art of War
by Sun Tzu and Thomas Cleary
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Compiled more than two thousand years ago by a mysterious warrior-philosopher, The Art of War is still perhaps the most prestigious and influential book of strategy in the world today, as eagerly studied in Asia by modern politicians and executives as it... (read more)

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The Art of War (Shambhala Pocket Classics)
The Art of War (Shambhala Pocket Classics)
by Sun Tzu
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Compiled more than two thousand years ago by a mysterious warrior-philosopher, The Art of War is still perhaps the most prestigious and influential book of strategy in the world today, as eagerly studied in Asia by modern politicians and executives as it... (read more)

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The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers
by Paul Kennedy
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Fateful Choices (07 Edition)
Fateful Choices (07 Edition)
by Ian Kershaw
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The newest immensely original undertaking from the historian who gave us the defining two-volume portrait of Hitler, Fateful Choices puts Ian Kershaw?s analytical and storytelling gifts on dazzling display. From May 1940 to December 1941, the leaders of... (read more)

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The Pacific War
The Pacific War
by John Costello
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The definitive one-volume history of World War II in the Pacific theater, The Pacific War was the first book to weave together the separate stories of the fighting in China, Malaya, Burma, the East Indies, the Philippines, New Guinea, the Solomon Islands,... (read more)

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A People's History of the American Revolution: How Common People Shaped the Fight for Independence (People's History of the American Revolution)
A People's History of the American Revolution: How Common People Shaped the Fight for Independence (People's History of the American Revolution)
by Ray Raphael
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"Raphael rounds out his narrative with fresh voices and well-researched primary sources"... (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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Presenting a classic and controversial history of the great battles that began with D-Day, Hastings constructs a dense, dramatic portrait of the Normandy invasion that brings the battles to life and cuts through common myths.... (read more)

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War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning
War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning
by Chris Hedges
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It is often said that war is hell. But for many of the people who experience war first hand--civilians and soldiers alike--it is an emotionally intense and even exhilarating experience. War is an intoxicating and addictive elixir. It gives us purpose... (read more)

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The Price of Admiralty: The Evolution of Naval Warfare
The Price of Admiralty: The Evolution of Naval Warfare
by John Keegan
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Keegan illuminates the history of naval combat by expertly dissecting four landmark sea battles, each featuring a different type of warship: The Battle of Trafalgar, the Battle of Jutland in World War I, the Battle of Midway in World War II, and the long... (read more)

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American Revolution : a History (02 Edition)
American Revolution : a History (02 Edition)
by Gordon Wood
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“An elegant synthesis done by the leading scholar in the field, which nicely integrates the work on the American Revolution over the last three decades but never loses contact with the older, classic questions that we have been arguing about for... (read more)

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Fallen Soldiers: Reshaping the Memory of the World Wars
Fallen Soldiers: Reshaping the Memory of the World Wars
by George L Mosse
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Tracing wartime experience from the Napoleonic Wars to Vietnam, Professor Mosse's chilling study explores why mankind has drawn the sting of death from modern war and transformed it into an acceptable, even sacred, event.... (read more)

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Warriors : Reflections on Men in Battle (70 Edition)
Warriors : Reflections on Men in Battle (70 Edition)
by J. Glenn Gray
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J. Glenn Gray entered the army in May 1941, having been drafted on the same day he achieved his doctorate in philosophy from Columbia University. Over a decade after his discharge in 1945, Gray began to reread his war journals and letters in an attempt... (read more)

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Long Fuse : How England Lost the American Colonies, 1760-1785 (95 Edition)
Long Fuse : How England Lost the American Colonies, 1760-1785 (95 Edition)
by Don Cook
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In The Long Fuse, Don Cook investigates the American Revolution from the British side, throwing new light on this colorful age and its players. He draws from a multitude of primary sources, including personal correspondence and political memoranda, to... (read more)

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Battle of Leyte Gulf : 23-26 October 1944 (94 Edition)
Battle of Leyte Gulf : 23-26 October 1944 (94 Edition)
by Thomas J. Cutler
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Based on previously unavailable materials, an account of the largest naval battle in known history outlines the roles of such figures as MacArthur, Roosevelt, Halsey, and Nimitz while considering important facts and events. Photos. Illustrations.... (read more)

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War Without Mercy
War Without Mercy
by John W 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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A Book of Five Rings
A Book of Five Rings
by Miyamoto Musashi
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There are several translations of this classic, written by exceptional swordsman and Japanese cultural hero Miyamoto Musashi in 1643. Each one has a "flavor", but the overall messages in the text remain timeless. This is required reading for... (read more)

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War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning
War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning
by Chris Hedges
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"The title might give the impression that this book would be at home on Patton's shelf, but a glance at the chapter headings shows the book's true heart and mind: 'The Myth of War,' 'The Plague of Nationalism,' 'The Highjacking and Recovery of Memory... (read more)

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Miracle at Midway
Miracle at Midway
by Gordon W Prange
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Here is the definitive history of the battle of Midway, an American victory that marked the turning point of the war in the Pacific during World War II. Told with the same stylistic flair and attention to detail as the bestselling At Dawn We Slept... (read more)

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