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FOR COUNTRY AND CORPS

FOR COUNTRY AND CORPS

by Gail B.Shisler

Oliver P. Smith fought at Peleliu and Okinawa and then commanded the 1st Marine Division in Korea during the assault at Inchon, the recapture of...

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FOR SELF AND COUNTRY

FOR SELF AND COUNTRY

by Rick Eilert

Just a few months after enlisting in the Marine Corps and being sent to Vietnam, nineteen-year-old Rick Eilert was seriously injured in combat and...

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FROM ANNAPOLIS TO SCAPA FLOW

FROM ANNAPOLIS TO SCAPA FLOW

by Edward L. Beach Sr. and Edward L. Beach Jr.

Fans of Edward L. Beach Jr.'s books, including his classic submarine novel Run Silent, Run Deep and his 200-year history of the U.S. Navy, will...

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FROM FORECASTLE TO CABIN

by Captain Samuel Samuels

“How he [Capt. Samuel Samuels] ends his narrative is just as compelling as how he begins, and his words will haunt readers long after they...

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FROM OMAHA BEACH TO DAWSON?S RIDGE

FROM OMAHA BEACH TO DAWSON'S RIDGE

by Cole C. Kingseed

An infantry company commander in the U.S. Army's heralded 1st Infantry Division, Capt. Joseph Turner Dawson led his men through some of the most...

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GALLEY SLAVE

GALLEY SLAVE

by Jean Marteilhe

This is the remarkable memoir of Jean Marteilhe of Bergerac, who, after the revocation of the Edictof Nantes in 1685, found himself condemned, like...

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GOD AND SEA POWER

by Suzanne Geissler

~ Praise ~ "Suzanne Geissler’s God and Sea Power is a delightful, well-researched, and fascinating book; a work that should be added to...

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GRACE HOPPER

GRACE HOPPER

by Kathleen Broome Williams

When Grace Hopper retired as a rear admiral from the U.S. Navy in 1986, she was the first woman restricted line officer to reach flag rank and, at...

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GREAT ADMIRALS

GREAT ADMIRALS

by Jack Sweetman

Combining scholarship with readability, this collection of nineteen biographical essays has been written by a distinguished international team of...

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GUNBIRD DRIVER

GUNBIRD DRIVER

by David A. Ballentine

David Ballentine recalls his experiences as a young pilot flying an armed UH-1E with Marine Observation Squadron Six in Vietnam. Like any good war...

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HERO OF THE AIR

by William F. Trimble

William Trimble is the 2011 recipient of the “Admiral Arthur W. Radford Award for Excellence in Naval Aviation History and Literature. In this...

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HONORABLE SURVIVOR

HONORABLE SURVIVOR

by Lynne Joiner

Winner of the American Academy of Diplomacy's 2010 Douglas Dillon Award For a Book of Distinction on the Practice of American Diplomacy...

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HOWARD HUGHES

HOWARD HUGHES

by George J. Marrett

A test pilot for Howard Hughes separates fact from fiction to tell the inside story of the aviation genius who set speed records in the 1930s and...

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IN LOVE AND WAR, REVISED AND UPDATED

IN LOVE AND WAR, REVISED AND UPDATED

by Jim Stockdale and Sybil Stockdale

A unique American chronicle of a Navy family's life during the Vietnam War years, this widely acclaimed memoir has been updated to include an...

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IN THE GRAY AREA

IN THE GRAY AREA

by Seth W. B. Folsom

Praise for In The Gray Area "The number of military advisors is growing in every service, and—as with past conflicts—their stories...

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