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Spy Handler: Memoir of a KGB Officer: The True Story of the Man Who Recruited Robert Hanssen and Aldrich Ames

Victor Cherkashin

Victor Cherkashin's incredible career in the KGB spanned thirty-eight years, from Stalin's death in 1953 to the fall of the Soviet Union in 1991. In this riveting memoir, Cherkashin provides a remarkable insider's view of the KGB's prolonged conflict... (read more)

Afghan War (2001-)
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Warrior Police: Rolling with America's Military Police in the World's Trouble Spots

Gordon Cucullu

For the first time ever, an explosive inside look at modern military police units and their role in defending our freedom America has been at war on several fronts since the 9/11 attack. While public attention has focused on Marines, conventional... (read more)

Ancient and Medieval
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Chariot: From Chariot to Tank, the Astounding Rise and Fall of the World's First War Machine

Arthur Cotterell

A cross-cultural study of chariot warfare detailing the chariot's use as a war machine right across the Old World, from Ireland to Korea as well as its ceremonial and religious use in the days of early Mesopotamia right up to twentieth-century filmmakers.... (read more)

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Boots on the Ground: The Fight to Liberate Afghanistan from Al-Qaeda and the Taliban, 2001-2002

Dick Camp

From the book:The SEAL platoon, reinforced with two combat controllers, was to be inserted by two MC-130s on one of the darkest nights of the year. “Our plan called for four Humvees to be put down about ten miles from the target site on the dry... (read more)

American Revolution
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George Washington's Great Gamble: And the Sea Battle That Won the American Revolution

James L. Nelson

One shining yet overlooked moment that changed the course of the Revolutionary War In the opening months of 1781, General George Washington feared his army would fail to survive another campaign season. The spring and summer only served to reinforce his... (read more)

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An Illustrated Directory of Military Motorcycles

Pat Ware

The armies of the world have used literally hundreds of different motorcycles over the last 100 years, with many companies succeeding and then disappearing. The book focuses on 160 of the most important military motorcycles, showing the incredible... (read more)

Gulf Wars
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The Blog of War: Front-Line Dispatches from Soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan

Matthew C Burden

A military veteran gathers the best stories from the Internet diaries of soldiers serving in Iraq and Afghanistan, capturing the truth of life on the front lines of the war against terror.... (read more)

Aviation History
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Letters from the Front: Letters and Diaries from the BEF in Flanders and France, 1914-1918

Kevin Smith

Presenting letters and diaries from soldiers at the Front of the First World War, this book offers a firsthand narrative of how the War unfolded as well as a wealth of vivid detail of life at the Front.... (read more)

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