Biography & Autobiography Books - Military - Page 5

Desert Redleg: Artillery Warfare in the First Gulf War (American Warriors) Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780813183657
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Published: University Press of Kentucky - May 24th, 2022

When Saddam Hussein's Iraq invaded Kuwait in August 1990, triggering the First Gulf War, a coalition of thirty-five countries led by the United States responded with Operation Desert Storm, which culminated in a one-hundred-hour coordinated air strike and ground assault that repelled Iraqi forces from Kuwait.


Grant, Lincoln and the Freedmen: Reminiscences of the Civil War by John Eaton (Voices of the Civil War) Cover Image
$55.00
ISBN: 9781621906575
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Published: Univ Tennessee Press - June 3rd, 2022

In 1863, General Ulysses S. Grant appointed one of his regimental chaplains, John Eaton of Ohio, as general superintendent of contrabands for the Department of the Tennessee.


The Lion of Round Top: The Life and Military Service of Brigadier General Strong Vincent in the American Civil War Cover Image
By Hans G. Myers, Frank P. Varney (Foreword by)
$34.95
ISBN: 9781636241111
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Published: Casemate - May 12th, 2022

The story of the true savior of Little Round Top at Gettysburg--a 26-year-old Harvard-educated lawyer, who paid with his life to defend that hill.


The Accidental Admiral: A Sailor Takes Command at NATO Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781682478547
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Published: US Naval Institute Press - August 15th, 2022

They Were Soldiers: The Sacrifices and Contributions of Our Vietnam Veterans Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781400208838
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Published: Thomas Nelson - April 12th, 2022

They Were Soldiers showcases the inspiring true stories of 49 Vietnam veterans who returned home from the lost war to enrich America's present and future.


The Yankee Comandante: The Untold Story of Courage, Passion, and One American's Fight to Liberate Cuba Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781493050208
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Published: Lyons Press - June 1st, 2022

William Morgan, a tough-talking ex-paratrooper, stunned family and friends when in 1957 he left Ohio to join freedom fighters in the mountains of Cuba. He led one band of guerrillas, and Che Guevara another, and together they swept through the country, ultimately forcing corrupt dictator Fulgencio Batista from power.


Marine Raiders: The True Story of the Legendary WWII Battalions (World War II Collection) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781684513048
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Published: Regnery History - July 12th, 2022

Readers of Stephen E. Ambrose and E.B. Sledge will rejoice. The story of a special operations unit formed in World War II called the Marine Raiders whose commanders included the President's son.


Where Cowards Go to Die Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781684511648
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Published: Regnery Publishing - July 5th, 2022

A former soldier awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart tells the story of overcoming the mental and physical wounds of war on a fifteen year odyssey that led him back to the very place where his nightmares began—and the only place redemption was possible.

While serving a portion of his time under the Special Operations Command, Benjamin Sledge fought to k


In the Company of Heroes: The Inspiring Stories of Medal of Honor Recipients from America's Longest Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781546085812
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Published: Center Street - August 30th, 2022

An award-winning military journalist tells the amazing stories of twenty-five soldiers who've won the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military award.

In the Company of Heroes will feature in-depth narrative profiles of the twenty-five post-9/11 Medal of Honor awardees who served in Afghanistan and Iraq.


World War II Snipers: The Men, Their Guns, Their Stories Cover Image
$49.95
ISBN: 9781636240985
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Published: Casemate - May 12th, 2022

A comprehensive illustrated history of snipers, their training and their battlefield role in all theaters in World War II.


A Sailor's Odyssey: The Autobiography of Admiral Andrew Cunningham Cover Image
$63.00
ISBN: 9781399092951
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Published: US Naval Institute Press - April 15th, 2022

A Sailor's Odyssey is the stirring autobiography of this great fighting seaman from his boyhood in Dublin and his early career in the Navy and his service in the First World War, through his commands in the inter-war years, to the great sea battles in the Mediterranean, and then his elevation to First Sea Lord in 1943 and his subsequent responsibility for the operational policy of the Royal


A Hoot in Hell's Island: The Heroic Story of World War II Dive Bomber Lt. Cmdr. Robert D. Hoot Gibson Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781646636402
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Published: Koehler Books - April 5th, 2022

In the dark days of 1942, the battle for the Solomon Islands was very much in doubt. When carrier dive bomber Robert D. "Hoot" Gibson sighted the Japanese fleet heading for "Hell's Island," he attacked the vanguard ships, sinking the heavy cruiser Kinugasa and two loaded Japanese troop transports in a battle royal that earned him the Navy Cross.