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VIETNAM MEMOIRS

Vietnam Memoirs

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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ADMIRAL WILLIAM A. MOFFETT

Admiral William A. Moffett

by William F. Trimble

"A fascinating look at the father of naval aviation."—Library Journal "Superior naval history."—Booklist Naval...

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BRIDGE AT DONG HA

Bridge at Dong Ha

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

Capturing Jonathan Pollard

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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Descent into Darkness

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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Iraq and Back

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

John Paul Jones

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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LeJeune

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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My Men are My Heroes

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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Navigating the Seven Seas

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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That Hamilton Woman

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...

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TIN CAN MAN

Tin Can Man

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

True Believer

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

U-Boat Ace

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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NO SURRENDER

No Surrender

by Hiroo Onoda

In the Spring of 1974, 2nd Lt. Hiroo Onoda of the Japanese army made world headlines when he emerged from the Philippine jungle after a thirty-year...

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