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SISTERHOOD OF SPIES

SISTERHOOD OF SPIES

by Elizabeth P. McIntosh

The daring missions of America's World War II intelligence agency, the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), are the stuff of legend, yet the...

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THE COMMANDO POCKETBOOK, 1940–1945

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The Commandos were created by Winston Churchill in 1940 as a ‘butcher and bolt’ raiding unit to destroy vital targets in German occupied...

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THE JET RACE AND THE SECOND WORLD WAR

THE JET RACE AND THE SECOND WORLD WAR

by Sterling Michael Pavelec

Initially caught off guard by the German military build-up, particularly in aviation technology, Britain and the United States, by 1935, were...

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TIN CAN MAN

TIN CAN MAN

by E.J. Jernigan

"A unique, bottom-up look at what our fathers did."—Tom Clancy E.J. Jernigan's memoir offers readers a fascinating glimpse of...

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TRAPPED AT PEARL HARBOR

TRAPPED AT PEARL HARBOR

by Stephen B. Young

Also Availble in an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon Author Stephen Young was a seaman first class assigned to gunnery duty in turret no. 4 on...

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NO SURRENDER

NO SURRENDER

by Hiroo Onoda

Also Availble in an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon In the Spring of 1974, 2nd Lt. Hiroo Onoda of the Japanese army made world headlines when...

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TAKE HER DEEP

TAKE HER DEEP

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"Superb! An intimate look at the way a war was won." —Tom Clancy On 12 August 1943, on Midway Island, Lt. Cdr. I. J. Galantin took...

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THE BATTLE OF TASSAFARONGA

THE BATTLE OF TASSAFARONGA

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The Battle of Tassafaronga, November 30, 1942, was the fifth and last major night surface action fought off Savo Island during World War II’s...

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U-BOAT ADVENTURES

U-BOAT ADVENTURES

by Melanie Wiggins

Twenty-two U-boat veterans tell their chilling stories in this collection of their combat experiences in World War II, recorded by the author during...

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A SPECIAL VALOR

A SPECIAL VALOR

by Richard Wheeler

If the U.S. Marines gave birth to a legend in the halls of Montezuma in the nineteenth century, they added glorious luster to it with their heroism...

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CORSAIR

by Barrett Tillman

This is the remarkable story of an airplane that became a legend--with a sleek silhouette and bent wings, it doubled as a day and night fighter,...

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FIRST TO FIGHT

by Victor H. Krulak

FIRST TO FIGHT "Required Reading" Marine Corps Professional Reading Program   Bluejacket Paperback Book Series In this riveting...

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STORM LANDINGS

by Colonel Joseph H. Alexander, U.S. Marine Corps (Retired)

The Pacific War changed abruptly in November 1943 when Admiral Chester W. Nimitz unleashed his Central Pacific drive, spearheaded by U.S. Marines....

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THE GALLOPING GHOST

by Carl LaVO

Eugene Fluckey was one of the great naval heroes of World War II. His exploits as captain of the submarine USS Barb revolutionized undersea warfare...

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THE HOSTILE SKY

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In the summer of 1942 Jim Vernon, a nineteen-year-old college student in Butte, Montana, joined the U.S. Navy's aviation cadet training program...

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