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The Second World War in Europe (Smithsonian History of Warfare)
The Second World War in Europe (Smithsonian History of Warfare)
by Charles Messenger
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From the rise of Hitler and Mussolini to the battles in Normandy and North Africa, this comprehensive and illuminating volume explains the causes and tactics of warfare that engulfed Europe during World War II.... (read more)

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War Beneath the Sea: Submarine Conflict During World War II
War Beneath the Sea: Submarine Conflict During World War II
by Peter Padfield
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Critically acclaimed military historian Peter Padfield has created the definitive account of one of the most turbulent—and crucial—chapters of World War II. Sweeping from the frigid waters of the North Atlantic to the steaming South... (read more)

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War At Any Price : World War Two in Europe, 1939-1945 (2ND 91 Edition)
War At Any Price : World War Two in Europe, 1939-1945 (2ND 91 Edition)
by M. Kamil Dziewanowski
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A multi-faceted exploration of the panorama of World War II that draws from contemporary historical research.... (read more)

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Pacific Campaign: The U.S.-Japanes Naval War 1941-1945
Pacific Campaign: The U.S.-Japanes Naval War 1941-1945
by Dan Van Der Vat
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Dan van der Vat's naval histories have been acclaimed on both sides of the Atlantic as "definitive," "extraordinary," and "vivid and harrowing." Now he turns to the greatest naval conflict in history: the Pacific campaign of World War II. Drawing on... (read more)

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The Book of War: 25 Centuries of Great War Writing
The Book of War: 25 Centuries of Great War Writing
by John Keegan
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Acclaimed military historian John Keegan’s anthology of war writing from 25 centuries of battle   In The Book of War, John Keegan marshals a formidable host of war writings to chronicle the evolution of Western warfare through the voice of the... (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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Worshipping the Myths of World War II (08 Edition)
Worshipping the Myths of World War II (08 Edition)
by Edward W. Wood
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Is any war a good war? In Worshipping the Myths of World War II, the author takes a critical look at what he sees is America's dedication to war as panacea and as Washington's primary method for leading the world. Articulating why he believes the lessons... (read more)

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Marine Corps' Search for a Mission, 1880-1898 (93 Edition)
Marine Corps' Search for a Mission, 1880-1898 (93 Edition)
by Jack Shulimson
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Heirs to a storied past and glamorized as modern-day knights, the Marine Corps-the elite fighting force in America's military-in fact has not always been so highly regarded. As Jack Shulimson shows, only a century ago the Corps' identity and existence... (read more)

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Rhetoric and Reality in Air Warfare : the Evolution of British and American Ideas About Strategic Bombing, 1914-1945 (02 Edition)
Rhetoric and Reality in Air Warfare : the Evolution of British and American Ideas About Strategic Bombing, 1914-1945 (02 Edition)
by Tami Davis Biddle
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"Rhetoric and Reality in Air Warfare is very well written and exhaustively researched, blending primary and secondary sources in a way that will satisfy both professional historians and those who read history for pleasure. In the wake of debates about... (read more)

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Day of Infamy: Sixtieth-Anniversary Edition
Day of Infamy: Sixtieth-Anniversary Edition
by Walter Lord
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A special 60th anniversary edition of the bestselling re-creation of the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, by the author of A Night to Remember. Sunday, December 7, 1941, was, as President Roosevelt said, a date which will live in infamy. Day of Infamy is... (read more)

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Worshipping Myths of WW II
Worshipping Myths of WW II
by Edward W Wood
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Is any war a good war? In Worshipping the Myths of World War II, the author takes a critical look at what he sees is America's dedication to war as panacea and as Washington's primary method for leading the world. Articulating why he believes the lessons... (read more)

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The Book of Five Rings
The Book of Five Rings
by Miyamoto Musashi
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Here is one of the most insightful texts on the subtle arts of confrontation and victory to emerge from Asian culture. Written not only for martial artists but for leaders in all professions, the book analyzes the process of struggle and mastery over... (read more)

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Warfighting
Warfighting
by United States Marine
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Warfighting is an authentic  American philosophy of action that will thrill the  millions of fans of SunTzu's The Art of  War and Musashi's T he Book of  Five Rings. This modern classic of  strategy and... (read more)

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Sun Tzu and the Art of Modern Warfare (01 Edition)
Sun Tzu and the Art of Modern Warfare (01 Edition)
by Mark Mcneilly
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Long acknowledged as a classic text on strategy, Sun Tzu's The Art of War has been admired by leaders as diverse as Mao Zedong and General Norman Schwartzkopf. However, written two thousand years ago, the book can be somewhat daunting to the modern... (read more)

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The Story of World War II
The Story of World War II
by Donald L Miller
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Drawing on previously unpublished eyewitness accounts, prizewinning historian Donald L. Miller has written what critics are calling one of the most powerful accounts of warfare ever published. Here are the horror and heroism of World War II in the words... (read more)

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Those Damned Rebels : the American Revolution As Seen Through British Eyes (72 Edition)
Those Damned Rebels : the American Revolution As Seen Through British Eyes (72 Edition)
by Michael Pearson
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Using firsthand accounts—journals, letters from British officers in the field, reports from colonial governors in the colonies—Michael Pearson has provided a contemporary report of the Revolution as the British witnessed it. Seen from this... (read more)

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Power and Culture: the Japanese-american War, 1841-1945
Power and Culture: the Japanese-american War, 1841-1945
by Akira Iriye
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Finalist, 1982 Pulitzer Prize for... (read more)

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Okinawa: The Last Battle of World War II
Okinawa: The Last Battle of World War II
by Robert Leckie
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Penguin delivers you to the front lines of The Pacific Theater with the real-life stories behind the HBO miniseries. Former Marine and Pacific War veteran Robert Leckie tells the story of the invasion of Okinawa, the closing battle of World War II... (read more)

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Weapons and Warfare in Renaissance Europe (97 Edition)
Weapons and Warfare in Renaissance Europe (97 Edition)
by Bert S. Hall
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Weapons and Warfare in Renaissance Europe explores the history of gunpowder in Europe from the thirteenth century, when it was first imported from China, to the sixteenth century, as firearms became central to the conduct of war. Bridging the fields of... (read more)

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The Mammoth Book of Modern Battles
The Mammoth Book of Modern Battles
by Jon E Lewis
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Fifty gripping accounts of the battles that shaped the modern world, from the start of the twentieth century to present day offensives, including Pearl Harbor, Stalingrad, Iwo Jima, and Desert Storm.... (read more)

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