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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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Art of War (91 Edition)
Art of War (91 Edition)
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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Art of Strategy : a New Translation of Sun Tzu's Classic the Art of War (88 Edition)
Art of Strategy : a New Translation of Sun Tzu's Classic the Art of War (88 Edition)
by R. L. Wing
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More than 2,500 years ago, Sun Tzu composed his masterpiece The Art of War which has been used by the world's greatest leaders including Napoleon. Here, Wing makes the influential philosophies of the Orient accessible to all seekers of professional... (read more)

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Makers of Modern Strategy From Machiavelli To the Nuclear Age ((Rev)86 Edition)
Makers of Modern Strategy From Machiavelli To the Nuclear Age ((Rev)86 Edition)
by Peter Paret
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The essays in this volume analyze war, its strategic characterisitics and its political and social functions, over the past five centuries. The diversity of its themes and the broad perspectives applied to them make the book a work of general history as... (read more)

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Skunk Works: A Personal Memoir of My Years of Lockheed
Skunk Works: A Personal Memoir of My Years of Lockheed
by Ben Rich
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Skunk Works is the true story, told for the first time, of America's most secret and successful aerospace operation. As recounted by Ben Rich, the operation's brilliant boss for nearly two decades, the story of Lockheed's legendary Skunk Works is a high... (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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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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The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers
by Paul Kennedy
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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 winning... (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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Blind Man's Bluff: The Untold Story of American Submarine Espionage
Blind Man's Bluff: The Untold Story of American Submarine Espionage
by Sherry Sontag
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For decades American submarines have roamed the depths in a dangerous battle for information and advantage in missions known only to a select few. Now, after six years of research, those missions are told in Blind Man's Bluff, a magnificent achievement... (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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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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A Bridge Too Far: The Classic History of the Greatest Airborne Battle of World War II
A Bridge Too Far: The Classic History of the Greatest Airborne Battle of World War II
by Cornelius Ryan
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Acclaimed historian John C. McManus explores World War IIs most ambitious invasion, Operation Market Garden, an immense, daring offensive to defeat Nazi Germany before the end of 1944. August 1944 saw the Allies achieve more significant victories than in... (read more)

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Face of Battle : a Study of Agincourt, Waterloo, and the Somme (76 Edition)
Face of Battle : a Study of Agincourt, Waterloo, and the Somme (76 Edition)
by John Keegan
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Military historian John Keegan’s groundbreaking analysis of combat and warfare The Face of Battle is military history from the battlefield: a look at the direct experience of individuals at the "point of maximum danger." Without the myth... (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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Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare from Ancient Times to the Present
Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare from Ancient Times to the Present
by Max Boot
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Invisible Armies presents an entirely original narrative of warfare, which demonstrates that, far from the exception, loosely organized partisan or guerrillawarfare has been the dominant form of military conflict throughout history. New York Times best... (read more)

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Inferno: World At War 1939-1945 (12 Edition)
Inferno: World At War 1939-1945 (12 Edition)
by Max Hastings
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People's Army : Massachusetts Soldiers and Society in the Seven Years' of War (84 Edition)
People's Army : Massachusetts Soldiers and Society in the Seven Years' of War (84 Edition)
by Fred Anderson
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A People's Army documents the many distinctions between British regulars and Massachusetts provincial troops during the Seven Years' War. Originally published by UNC Press in 1984, the book was the first investigation of colonial military life to give... (read more)

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Military Power : Explaining Victory and Defeat in Modern Battle (04 Edition)
Military Power : Explaining Victory and Defeat in Modern Battle (04 Edition)
by Stephen Biddle
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"Stephen Biddle's Military Power is one of the most important contributions to strategic studies in recent decades. Presenting a very powerful case for a very surprising argument on a very important question, it will be controversial in some quarters... (read more)

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