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Vietnam Chronicles: the Abrams Tapes, 1968-1972 (Modern Southeast Asia)

Lewis Sorley

Edited transcriptions that reflect changes in policy and strategy in the Vietnam War.... (read more)

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Funding the Enemy: How Us Taxpayers Bankroll the Taliban

Douglas A Wissing

With the vague intention of winning hearts and minds in Afghanistan, the US government has mismanaged billions of development and logistics dollars, bolstered the drug trade, and dumped untold millions into Taliban hands. That is the sobering message of... (read more)

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Nelson's Refuge: Gibraltar in the Age of Napoleon

Jason R. Musteen

Gibraltar has been one of Great Britain's most legendary fortresses since its capture from Spain in 1704 and its strategic location as the gatekeeper of the Mediterranean Sea has given it a commanding position in the history of Modern Britain and in the... (read more)

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I Sank the Bismarck

John Moffat

The memoirs of a Second World War bomber pilot and the sinking of the Bismarck warship in May 1941. Along with twelve other brave pilots, John Moffat took down the largest warship of its time. A warship that had destroyed the famed HMS Hood within... (read more)

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Born to Fly: The Untold Story of the Downed American Spy Plane

Shane Osborn

From the age of three, Shane Osborn dreamed of being a pilot. He began learning the skills he would need to fly as a member of the Civil Air Patrol, a branch of the U.S. Air Force, when he was just twelve years old. But it wasnt until he graduated from... (read more)

Terrorism Mercenaries and Guerrillas
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Buda's Wagon: A Brief History of the Car Bomb

Mike Davis

On a September day in 1920, an angry Italian anarchist named Mario Buda exploded a horse-drawn wagon filled with dynamite and iron scrap near New York"s Wall Street, killing 40 people. Since Buda"s prototype the car bomb has evolved into a 'poor man"s... (read more)

American Revolution
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David McCullough

Americaand#8217;s beloved and distinguished historian presents, in a book of breathtaking excitement, drama, and narrative force, the stirring story of the year of our nationand#8217;s birth, 1776, interweaving, on both sides of the Atlantic, the actions... (read more)

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New Vanguard #86: M109 155mm Self-Propelled Howitzer 19602005

Richard Lathrop

Entering service in the early 1960s, the M109 Self-Propelled Howitzer has been in production for 34 years and forms the backbone of US Army and Reserve artillery units. The M109A6 is the latest development of the M109 series and incorporates advanced... (read more)

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