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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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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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DAUNTLESS DIVE BOMBER OF WORLD WAR TWO

DAUNTLESS DIVE BOMBER OF WORLD WAR TWO

by Barrett Tillman

Popularly known as the Douglas Dauntless, the U.S. Navy's SBD dive bomber was well named. The Dauntless turned the tide of war in the Pacific...

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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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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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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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