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Parachute Infantry: An American Paratrooper's Memoir of D-Day and the Fall of the Third Reich (Dell War Series)

David Kenyo Webster

Relying on his own letters home and recollections he penned just after his discharge, Webster gives a first hand account of life in E Company, 101st Airborne Division, crafting a memoir that resonates with the immediacy of a gripping novel.... (read more)

Vietnam Oversized Books
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The Forgotten Hero of My Lai: The Hugh Thompson Story

Trent Angers

A hardcover book that tells the story of the U.S. Army helicopter pilot who risked his life to rescue South Vietnamese civilians and to put a stop to the My Lai massacre during the Vietnam War in 1968. An inspiring story about the courage to do the right... (read more)

Terrorism Mercenaries and Guerrillas
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Al Qaeda the True Story of Radical Islam

Jason Burke

Important political assessment of radical Islamic beliefs from the award-winning "Observer" reporter. Superb reviews in hardback for what many labelled the definitive account of Islamic militancy. "An indispensable guide to the multidimensional reality... (read more)

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Lifeline in Helmand: RAF Front-Line Air Supply in Afghanistan: 1310 Flight in Action

Roger Annett

Afghanistan is the theater where 1310 Flight's role is to provide the heavy-lift support helicopter element within the British Forces' Joint Helicopter Command. Its Headquarters is at Wilton because the unit reports to British Land Forces HQ, meaning... (read more)

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The Enigma

James Clemon

THE ENIGMA is based on true life murder and its resultant court-marshal whose outcome challenges credibility. When a soldier is found murdered in Texas, two lesbian lovers who were with her on the night of her death are arrested. The one who actually did... (read more)

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Eleventh Month, Eleventh Day, Eleventh Hour: Armistice Day, 1918 World War I and Its Violent Climax

Joseph Persico

November 11, 1918. The final hours pulsate with tension as every man in the trenches hopes to escape the melancholy distinction of being the last to die in World War I. The Allied generals knew the fighting would end precisely at 11:00 A.M, yet in the... (read more)

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Warfare in the Seventeenth Century (Smithsonian History of Warfare)

John Childs

The comprehensive history of the social, political, and economic contexts of the significant wars that raged across Europe in the seventeenth century.... (read more)

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Submarine Disasters

David Miller

Submarine Disasters is a compelling look at the world’s worst disasters involving these underwater vessels over the last 150 years. The book highlights in detail the circumstances of specific incidents, and relates the heroic rescue attempts and... (read more)

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