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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 (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 Long Gray Line: The American Journey of West Point's Class of 1966
The Long Gray Line: The American Journey of West Point's Class of 1966
by Rick Atkinson
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“Enormously rich in detail and written with a novelists brilliance . . . A very moving book.” —James Salter, The Washington Post Book World A classic of its kind, The Long Gray Line is the twenty-five-year saga of the West Point class of... (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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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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American Military History & the Evolution of Western Warfare, Chpts. 4-5, 10-14, & 16-31
American Military History & the Evolution of Western Warfare, Chpts. 4-5, 10-14, & 16-31
by Robert A. Doughty
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This highly readable and authoritative history of American military operations examines the campaigns and the changing practices that have helped to define Western warfare. Beginning with Anglo-American skirmishes in the early seventeenth century, the... (read more)

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Command in War (85 Edition)
Command in War (85 Edition)
by Martin Van Creveld
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Many books have been written about strategy, tactics, and great commanders. This is the first book to deal exclusively with the nature of command itself, and to trace its development over two thousand years from ancient Greece to Vietnam. It treats... (read more)

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Castles, Battles and Bombs (08 Edition)
Castles, Battles and Bombs (08 Edition)
by Brauer
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  Castles, Battles, and Bombs reconsiders key episodes of military history from the point of view of economics—with dramatically insightful results. For example, when looked at as a question of sheer cost, the building of castles in the... (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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Great Sea: a Human History of the Mediterranean (11 Edition)
Great Sea: a Human History of the Mediterranean (11 Edition)
by David Abulafia
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Connecting Europe, Asia, and Africa, the Mediterranean Sea has been for millennia the place where religions, economies, and political systems met, clashed, influenced and absorbed one another. In this brilliant and expansive book, David Abulafia offers a... (read more)

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The Fall of Berlin 1945
The Fall of Berlin 1945
by Antony Beevor
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Acclaimed for his vivid re-creations of some of the twentieth century's most significant battles, Antony Beevor is one of the best known and respected military historians writing today. He now offers readers a gripping, street-level portrait of the... (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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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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The Second World War
The Second World War
by John Keegan
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John Keeganandrsquo;s landmark military history of World War II Praised as andldquo;the best military historian of our generationandrdquo; by Tom Clancy, John Keegan here reconsiders his masterful study of World War II, The Second World War, with a new... (read more)

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Buccaneers of America (69 Edition)
Buccaneers of America (69 Edition)
by Alexander O. Exquemelin
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Fascinating chronicle of the bands of plundering sea rovers who roamed the Caribbean and coastlines of Central America in the 17th century. Detailed accounts of shrewd and fearless men, excellent navigators, and blood-thirsty adventurers who frequently... (read more)

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When Titans Clashed (95 Edition)
When Titans Clashed (95 Edition)
by David M. Glantz
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By the time Pearl Harbor had ripped apart America's peacetime pretensions, the German blitzkrieg had already blasted the Red Army back to the gates of Moscow. Yet, less than four years later, the Soviet hammer and sickle flew above the ruins of Berlin... (read more)

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George Washington's War: The Saga of the American Revolution
George Washington's War: The Saga of the American Revolution
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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History of the Art of War (Warfare in Antiquity)
History of the Art of War (Warfare in Antiquity)
by Hans Delbruck
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Hans Delbrück’s four-volume History of the Art of War is recognized throughout the world as the definitive work on the subject. Appearing in an English-language paperback edition for the first time, volume 1 analyzes in vivid detail the... (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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