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THE ANGEL OF DIEN BIEN PHU

THE ANGEL OF DIEN BIEN PHU

by Genevieve de Galard

As the only French woman among some 11,000 defenders at Dien Bien Phu, Geneviève de Galard had a unique perspective of the siege and fall of the...

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WE WILL STAND BY YOU

WE WILL STAND BY YOU

by Theodore C. Mason

Bluejacket Paperback Book Series This view of the war from the mess deck of a fleet tug is far different from those written from a flag bridge...

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ZUMWALT

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“Zumwalt was an iconic figure for generations of sailors who served under his command or who were motivated by his example. His dedication to...

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BATTLESHIP SAILOR

BATTLESHIP SAILOR

by Theodore C. Mason

Vigorous and highly readable, this portrait of the enlisted man's life aboard the U.S. battleship California depicts the devastation at Pearl...

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FAITHFUL WARRIORS

FAITHFUL WARRIORS

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Faithful Warriors is a memoir of World War II in the Pacific by a combat veteran of the 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division. Written with award-...

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LAUGHTER IN THE SHADOWS

LAUGHTER IN THE SHADOWS

by Stuart Methven

This memoir of a CIA operations officer captures the spirit of the early years of the Agency, a period sometimes described as its "finest hours...

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ALONE ON GUADALCANAL

ALONE ON GUADALCANAL

by W.F. Martin Clemens

This remarkable memoir tells the compelling story of the near-mythic British district officer who helped shape the first great Allied...

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REMINISCENCES

REMINISCENCES

by Douglas MacArthur

Written in his own hand and finished only weeks before his death, Gen. Douglas MacArthur's memoir spans more than half a century of modern...

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SAMURAI!

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Saburo Sakai was Japan's greatest fighter pilot to survive World War II, and his memoir is one of the most popular and enduring books written on...

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THE GOLDEN HORSESHOE

THE GOLDEN HORSESHOE

by Terence Roberston

The legendary U-boat ace Otto Kretschmer was branded "the Wolf of the Atlantic," for his exploits as one of the Kriegsmarine's finest U...

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THE QUIET WARRIOR

THE QUIET WARRIOR

by CDR Thomas B. Buell, USN (Ret.)

Regarded as the standard biography of World War II naval hero Adm. Raymond A. Spruance, this work is now available in trade paperback for the first...

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DESTROYER CAPTAIN

DESTROYER CAPTAIN

by Admiral James Stavridis

This memoir of James Stavridis' two years in command of the destroyer USS Barry reveals the human side of what it is like to be in charge of a...

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FIGHTING SPIRIT

FIGHTING SPIRIT

by Yoshitaka Horie

This is the only memoir available in English by a Japanese military officer who helped plan the Battle of Iwo Jima. Yoshitake Horie, a Japanese field...

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A PRIVATEER'S VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD

A PRIVATEER'S VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD

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In 1719, Captain George Shelvocke, a poverty-stricken former Royal Navy officer, was appointed to command the Speedwell, a ship sent to prey on the...

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CAPTAIN'S WIFE

by Abby Jane Morrell

"By turns feisty, opinionated, inquisitive, and contemplative, Abby Morrell lives and breathes on these pages. Many will want to read Captain...

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