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ROUGH RIDER

by M. David Key

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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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

“Readers will come away with a sense that Kauffman’s actions were heroic, making the right man at the right time. He forged a legacy that...

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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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PETE ELLIS

PETE ELLIS

by Dirk Anthony Balendorf and Merrill L. Bartlett

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

by Theodore Taylor

"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

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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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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CONFEDERATE ADMIRAL

CONFEDERATE ADMIRAL

by Craig L. Symonds

Winner of the 1999 John Lyman Book Award (NASOH) for best biography, this vivid, well-paced study illuminates the remarkable career of the Naval...

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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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IRAQ AND BACK

by Col. Kim 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 Rear Admiral Joseph F. Callo, USNR (Ret.)

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

LEJEUNE

by Merrill L. Bartlett

Bluejacket Paperback Book Series This well-documented and hard-hitting biography of the thirteenth commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps succeeds in...

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