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DAY OF LIGHTNING, YEARS OF SCORN

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Walter C. Short is remembered as the U.S. Army general who parked his airplanes wingtip-to-wingtip making them easy targets for Japanese pilots...

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DESTROYER SQUADRON 23

DESTROYER SQUADRON 23

by Ken Jones

Called one of the most inspiring stories to come out of World War II when first published in 1959, this epic account of Arleigh Burke's legendary...

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DIVINE WIND

DIVINE WIND

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Written by senior officials in the wartime kamikaze effort, this book offers valuable insights into the thinking of the offensive's leaders and...

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ENIGMA U-BOATS

ENIGMA U-BOATS

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The naval side of the Enigma story and breaking the seemingly impregnable German codes during World War II is the focus of this book.  Although...

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FINDING AMELIA

FINDING AMELIA

by Ric Gillespie

In the seventy years since the disappearance of Amelia Earhart and her navigator Fred Noonan during a flight over the Central Pacific, their fate has...

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FLAG 4

FLAG 4

by Dudley Pope

Flag 4 is the signal for "attack with torpedoes," and this book offers a thrilling account of the actions of British motor torpedo boats in...

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FROM OMAHA TO OKINAWA

FROM OMAHA TO OKINAWA

by William Bradford Huie

In this rousing sequel to his classic Can Do! The Story of the Seabees, William Bradford Huie continues the saga of the combat trained civilian...

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GERMANY'S LAST MISSION TO JAPAN

GERMANY'S LAST MISSION TO JAPAN

by Joseph Mark Scalia

When U-234 slipped out of a Norwegian harbor in March 1945 destined for Japan, it was loaded with some of the most technically advanced weaponry and...

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IMMORTAL IMAGES

IMMORTAL IMAGES

by Tedd Thomey

Award-winning journalist Tedd Thomey tells the poignant stories of the two photographers who took the pictures of the flag-raising sent around the...

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KILLING GROUND ON OKINAWA

KILLING GROUND ON OKINAWA

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A key point in the Japanese defensive line on Okinawa in May 1945, Sugar Loaf Hill was the site of a tenacious seven-day battle that inflicted...

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LONELY VIGIL

LONELY VIGIL

by Walter Lord

Called a stirring tale of forgotten heroes splendidly told by a master narrator, this saga of the valiant coastwatchers of the Pacific War...

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MIG MASTER

MIG MASTER

by Barrett Tillman

To be equally enjoyed by professional aviators and aviation buffs with limited technical knowledge, this biography brings to life the legendary...

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MILITANT ISLAMIST IDEOLOGY

by CDR Youssef H. Aboul-Enein, USN

A top adviser at the Joint Intelligence Task Force for Combating Terrorism argues that winning the war against Militant Islamists requires a more...

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NOMONHAN, 1939

by Stuart D. Goldman

Stuart Goldman convincingly argues that a little-known, but intense Soviet-Japanese conflict along the Manchurian-Mongolian frontier at Nomonhan...

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NOT ENOUGH ROOM TO SWING A CAT

NOT ENOUGH ROOM TO SWING A CAT

by Martin Robson

Many phrases in common use today, like "as the crow flies" and "three sheets to the wind," originated from naval slang. The...

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