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THE FLIGHT OF JESSE LEROY BROWN

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by Theodore Taylor

Jesse Leroy Brown was born in 1926 to sharecroppers in the segregated South. An outstanding student and top athlete, he set his sights on becoming a...

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VIETNAM MEMOIRS

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by J. Robert Falabella

A U.S. Army chaplain for the 25th Infantry Division recounts his experiences sharing the hardships and dangers that made up the daily routine of a...

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BRIDGE AT DONG HA

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by John Grider Miller

This is the true story of the legendary Vietnam War hero John Ripley, who braved intense enemy fire to destroy a strategic bridge and stall a major...

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CAPTURING JONATHAN POLLARD

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by Ronald J. Olive

Jonathan Pollard, an intelligence analyst working in the U.S. Naval Investigative Service's Anti-Terrorist Alert Center, systematically stole highly...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-great-book/descent-darkness">DESCENT INTO DARKNESS</a>

by Cdr. Edward C. Raymer USN (Ret.)

DESCENT INTO DARKNESS is also Available as an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon. On December 7, 1941, as the great battleships Arizona, Oklahoma...

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<a href="/store/books/audio-books/destroyer-captain">DESTROYER CAPTAIN</a>

by USN, Adm. James Stavridis

Adm. James Stavridis, USN (Ret.) commanded the destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52) from 1993–1995 and Barry won the Battenberg Cup as the top ship in the...

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<a href="/store/books/association-us-army-ausa/iraq-and-back">IRAQ AND BACK</a>

by Col. Kimberly Olson USAF (Ret.)

In April 2003, soon after Operation Iraqi Freedom had been declared a success, President Bush sent retired U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Jay Garner to Iraq to...

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JOHN PAUL JONES

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by Joseph Callo

This fresh look at America's first sea warrior avoids both the hero worship of past biographies and the inaccurate and denigrating views of more...

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<a href="/store/books/biography-memoirs/lejeune">LEJEUNE</a>

by Merrill L. Bartlett

This well-documented and hard-hitting biography of the thirteenth commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps succeeds in converting John A. Lejeune from a...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-great-book/my-men-are-my-heroes">MY MEN ARE MY HEROES</a>

by Nathaniel R. Helms

This is the first paperback edition of the riveting story of legendary U.S. Marine First Sergeant Brad Kasal. It is a page-turning account of Kasal...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-great-book/navigating-seven-seas">NAVIGATING THE SEVEN SEAS</a>

by Master Chief Melvin G. Williams Sr. USN (Ret.)

Essential reading as part of the Chief of Naval Operation's Professional Reading Program! Navigating the Seven Seas is an account of the...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/hamilton-woman">That Hamilton Woman</a>

by Barry Gough

Admiral Horatio Lord Nelson, England’s greatest sailor, fell deeply in love with Emma Hamilton in the years before Trafalgar. This, together with his...

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TIN CAN MAN

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by E. J. Jernigan

E.J. Jernigan's memoir offers readers a fascinating glimpse of life as an enlisted man aboard the USS Saufley, one of the most highly decorated...

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TRUE BELIEVER

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by Scott W. Carmichael

Ana Montes appeared to be a model employee of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), advancing quickly through the ranks to become its top analyst on...

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U-BOAT ACE

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by Jordan Vause

An exceptional figure in the history of the German Navy, Wolfgang Luth was one of only seven men in the Wehrmacht to win Germany's highest combat...

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