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Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781451673296
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Published: Scribner - October 6th, 2015

Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, the epic New York Times bestselling account of how Civil War general Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson became a great and tragic national hero.

Stonewall Jackson has long been a figure of legend and romance. As much as any person in the Confederate pantheon—even Robert E.


Storm of Steel: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
By Ernst Junger, Michael Hofmann (Translated by), Michael Hofmann (Introduction by), Karl Marlantes (Foreword by), Neil Gower (Illustrator)
$19.00
ISBN: 9780143108252
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Published: Penguin Classics - May 31st, 2016

One of the great war memoirs, published here in a stunning Deluxe Edition for the centenary of World War I and the Battle of the Somme—and featuring a foreword by the New York Times bestselling author of Matterhorn
 


The Good War: An Oral History of World War II Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781565843431
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Published: New Press - January 1st, 1997

"The Good War", for which Studs Terkel won the Pulitzer Prize, is a testament not only to the experience of war but to the extraordinary skill of Terkel as interviewer.


My Men Are My Heroes: The Brad Kasal Story Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781612511368
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Published: US Naval Institute Press - November 15th, 2012

My Men Are My Heroes introduces its readers to a living standard of Marine Corps esprit de corps and military decorum. Sergeant Major Bradley Kasal, the pride of Iowa, is a small town boy who wanted to be a United States Marine even before a poster perfect Marine recruiter marched into his high school gym and offered him a challenge Kasal couldn't resist.


Topgun Days: Dogfighting, Cheating Death, and Hollywood Glory as One of America's Best Fighter Jocks Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781620871034
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Published: Skyhorse - October 1st, 2012

Dave Baranek (callsign "Bio") was one of 451 young men to receive his Wings of Gold in 1980 as a naval flight officer. Four years later, seasoned by intense training and deployments in the tense confrontations of the cold war, he became the only one of that initial group to rise to become an instructor at the navy's elite Fighter Weapons School.


Fate is the Hunter: A Pilot's Memoir Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780671636036
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 2nd, 1986

Ernest K. Gann’s classic pilot's memoir is an up-close and thrilling account of the treacherous early days of commercial aviation. “Few writers have ever drawn readers so intimately into the shielded sanctum of the cockpit, and it is hear that Mr.


Through the Valley: My Captivity in Vietnam Cover Image
$23.95
ISBN: 9781682473832
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Published: US Naval Institute Press - October 15th, 2020

Through the Valley is the captivating memoir of the last U.S. Army soldier taken prisoner during the Vietnam War. A narrative of courage, hope, and survival, Through the Valley is more than just a war story.


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With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and Okinawa Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780891419198
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Published: Presidio Press - September 25th, 2007

“Eugene Sledge became more than a legend with his memoir, With The Old Breed. He became a chronicler, a historian, a storyteller who turns the extremes of the war in the Pacific—the terror, the camaraderie, the banal and the extraordinary—into terms we mortals can grasp.”—Tom Hanks

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


Bataan Death March: A Soldier's Story Cover Image
By James Bollich, Jesse Knowles (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781589801677
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Published: Pelican Publishing Company - October 31st, 2003

This journal recounts the 65-mile journey, during which prisoners had no food, water, or rest. The author survived the POW camps on the Philippine island of Luzon.


Eisenhower: Soldier and President Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780671747589
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 15th, 1991

Stephen E. Ambrose draws upon extensive sources, an unprecedented degree of scholarship, and numerous interviews with Eisenhower himself to offer the fullest, richest, most objective rendering yet of the soldier who became president.

He gives us a masterly account of the European war theater and Eisenhower's magnificent leadership as Allied Supreme Commander.


The Fleet at Flood Tide: America at Total War in the Pacific, 1944-1945 Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780345548726
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Published: Bantam - November 14th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The extraordinary story of the World War II air, land, and sea campaign that brought the U.S. Navy to the apex of its strength and marked the rise of the United States as a global superpower


Operation Overflight: A Memoir of the U-2 Incident Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781574884227
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Published: Potomac Books - December 1st, 2003

The true story that inspired the feature film Bridge of Spies

In this new edition of his classic 1970 memoir about the notorious U-2 incident, pilot Francis Gary Powers reveals the full story of what actually happened in the most sensational espionage case in Cold War history.