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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 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 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 Rise and Fall of the Great Powers
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers
by Paul Kennedy
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Modern Library Chronicles #9: The American Revolution: A History
Modern Library Chronicles #9: The American Revolution: A History
by Gordon S 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 (91 Edition)
Fallen Soldiers : Reshaping the Memory of the World Wars (91 Edition)
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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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: 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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George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution
George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution
by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger
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“As a Long Islander endlessly fascinated by events that happened in a place I call home, I hope with this book to give the secret six the credit they didn't get in life. The Culper spies represent all the patriotic Americans who... (read more)

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The Mask of Command
The Mask of Command
by John Keegan
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John Keegan’s brilliant look at the meaning of leadership In The Mask of Command, John Keegan asks us to consider questions that are seldom asked: What is the definition of leadership? What makes a great military leader? Why is it that men, indeed... (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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Price of Admiralty : the Evolution of Naval Warfare (90 Edition)
Price of Admiralty : the Evolution of Naval Warfare (90 Edition)
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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An Army at Dawn: The War in Africa, 1942-1943
An Army at Dawn: The War in Africa, 1942-1943
by Rick Atkinson
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The liberation of Europe and the destruction of the Third Reich is a story of miscalculation and incomparable courage, of calamity and enduring triumph. In this first volume of the Liberation Trilogy, Rick Atkinson focuses on 1942 and 1943, showing how... (read more)

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Battle : Story of the Bulge (59 Edition)
Battle : Story of the Bulge (59 Edition)
by John Toland
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"For the first time in the growing literature of World War II, the inspiring story of the stubborn, lonely, dogged battle of the Americans locked in this tragic salient is told. . . . gripping . . . You cannot put it down once you start it."&#8212... (read more)

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Utility of Force : the Art of War in the Modern World (07 Edition)
Utility of Force : the Art of War in the Modern World (07 Edition)
by Rupert Smith
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From a highly decorated general, a brilliant new way of understanding war and its role in the twenty-first century. Drawing on his vast experience as a commander during the first Gulf War, and in Bosnia, Kosovo, and Northern Ireland, General Rupert Smith... (read more)

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George Washington's War (93 Edition)
George Washington's War (93 Edition)
by Robert Leckie
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An exciting trip back in time to the American Revolution, "a reminder of what history can be when written by a master."--Publishers... (read more)

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Masters of War
Masters of War
by Michael I. Handel
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This study is based on a detailed textual analysis of the classical works on war by Clausewitz, Sun Tzu, Mao Tse-tung and, to a lesser extent, by Jomini and Machiavelli. The central conclusion is that the logic of waging war and of strategic thinking is... (read more)

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Frontier Regulars: The United States Army and the Indian, 1866-1891
Frontier Regulars: The United States Army and the Indian, 1866-1891
by Robert M Utley
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In Frontier Regulars Robert M. Utley combines scholarship and drama to produce an impressive history of the final, massive drive by the Regular Army to subdue and control the American Indians and open the West during the twenty-five years following ... (read more)

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The Art of War: Translation, Essays, and Commentary by the Denma Translation Group
The Art of War: Translation, Essays, and Commentary by the Denma Translation Group
by Sun Tzu
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Conflict is an inevitable part of life, according to this ancient Chinese classic of strategy, but everything necessary to respond to conflict wisely, thoroughly, and victoriously is right before us at all times. The key to skillful action in any... (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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