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ROUGH RIDER

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Rough Rider is a snapshot study of the significant career of President Theodore Roosevelt. Partly biographical sketch and partly analysis, the book...

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PUSHING THE ENVELOPE

PUSHING THE ENVELOPE

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First published in 1994, this stirring autobiography of a fighter and test pilot takes readers full throttle through Marion Carl's imposing list...

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ADMIRAL ARLEIGH (31-KNOT) BURKE

ADMIRAL ARLEIGH (31-KNOT) BURKE

by Ken Jones

Written by two World War II veterans who later became well-known war correspondents, this biography records the inspiring life of one of America'...

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AMERICA'S FIRST FROGMAN

AMERICA'S FIRST FROGMAN

by Elizabeth Kauffman Bush

Although bad eyesight kept him from receiving a commission in the U.S. Navy when he graduated from the Naval Academy in 1933, Draper Kauffman became...

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BELIEVED TO BE ALIVE

BELIEVED TO BE ALIVE

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On March 31, 1951, a young Navy helicopter pilot, Lt.(jg) John W. Thornton volunteered for a dangerous mission to rescue a key intelligence unit...

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CAVIAR AND COMMISSARS

CAVIAR AND COMMISSARS

by Kemp Tolley

Gifted storyteller Kemp Tolley guides readers through the lively world of a young naval attaché in Moscow from 1942 to 1944. His absorbing...

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DESCENT INTO DARKNESS

by Edward C. Raymer

JDESCENT INTO DARKNESS is also Availble as an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon   Just hours after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor,...

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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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PETE ELLIS

PETE ELLIS

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Few Marines have had more impact on the Corps' history than Pete Ellis, and none have been more controversial. This biography of the brilliant...

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SHOOTING THE WAR

SHOOTING THE WAR

by James E. Wise, Jr.

The war diary of former German naval officer Otto Giese recounts a seafaring career of extraordinary scope. It begins with the dawn of World War II,...

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THE FLIGHT OF JESSE LEROY BROWN

THE FLIGHT OF JESSE LEROY BROWN

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"A compelling portrait of a quiet hero, of the racial climate between 1926 and 1959, and of the last days of propeller-driven naval aviation....

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VIETNAM MEMOIRS

VIETNAM MEMOIRS

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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

BRIDGE AT DONG HA is also Availble in an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon   This is the true story of the legendary Vietnam War hero John...

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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...

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