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THE COMMANDO POCKETBOOK, 1940–1945

by Compiled by Chris Westhorp

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 racing...

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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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TAKE HER DEEP

TAKE HER DEEP

by Admiral I. J. Galantin, USN (Ret.)

"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

by Russell Sydnor Crenshaw Jr.

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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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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NO SURRENDER

NO SURRENDER

by Hiroo Onoda

Also Available 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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NOMONHAN, 1939

by Stuart D. Goldman

Also Availble in an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon Stuart Goldman convincingly argues that a little-known, but intense Soviet-Japanese...

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SOUTH PACIFIC CAULDRON

by Alan Rems

Praise for the hardcover edition "Award-winning author Alan Rems brilliantly tells of the campaigns in the South Pacific, a region long...

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SOUTH PACIFIC DESTROYER

SOUTH PACIFIC DESTROYER

by Russell Sydnor Crenshaw Jr.

Also Availble in an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon Russell Crenshaw's riveting account of the savage night battle for the Solomon Islands...

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STORM LANDINGS

by Colonel Joseph H. Alexander, U.S. Marine Corps

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 BATTLE OF MIDWAY

by Thomas C. Hone, Editor

"A masterful, all-embracing work detailing both the American and Japanese sides of the pivotal Battle of Midway in World War II. . . . [Hone]...

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