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EMPIRES IN THE BALANCE

Empires in the Balance

by H. P. Willmott

The respected British military historian H. P. Willmott presents the first of a three-volume appraisal of the strategic policies of the countries...

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Faithful Warriors

by Lt. Col Dean Ladd USMCR (Ret.)

Faithful Warriors is a memoir of World War II in the Pacific by a combat veteran of the 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division. Written with award-...

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On Seas Contested

by Vincent O'Hara

An international team of naval historians and scholars has pooled their expertise for this definitive reference on how the great navies of World War...

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Operation Menace

by Arthur J. Marder

Continuing on from Arthur Marder’s previous book,From the Dardanelles to Oran: Studies of the Royal Navy in Peace 1915–1940 this next volume...

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Proudly We Served

by Mary Pat Kelly

Few Americans know the history-changing story of the men of the USS Mason, the only African-American sailors to take a World War II warship into...

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Shepherds of the Sea

by Robert F. Cross

This compelling tale of courage, heroism, and terror is told in the words of ninety-one sailors and officers interviewed by the author about their...

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The Spearheaders

by James Altieri

The outlook for a victory by the Allied Powers was in doubt in 1942. When only two untested American divisions arrived in the European theatre, Gen....

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The U.S. Navy Against the Axis

by Vincent P. O'Hara

The U.S. Navy against the Axis tells the story of the U.S. Navy’s surface fleet in World War II with an emphasis on ship-to-ship combat. The book...

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The War in the South Pacific

by Jon Diamond

The Japanese invaded the Solomon Islands in May 1942 and in July began construction of a large airfield on Guadalcanal. In February 1943, after an...

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THE WILL TO WIN

The Will to Win

by Paul F. Braim

Called the Army's "greatest combat general" by President Truman, James Van Fleet led American and allied forces to battlefield victory during a...

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OPERATION DRUMBEAT

Operation Drumbeat

by Michael Gannon

In the first eight months of 1942, German submarines sank nearly 400 Allied freighters and tankers along the U.S. Atlantic coast with a loss of more...

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Shot from the Sky

by Cathryn J. Prince

Now available in paperback, Shot from the Sky uncovers one of the great, dark secrets of World War II: neutral Switzerland shot and forced down U.S....

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STRANDED IN THE PHILIPPINES

Stranded in the Philippines

by Scott A. Mills

Stranded in the Philippines is based on the memoirs of Professor Henry Roy Bell and his wife Edna. After graduation from Emporia College in Kansas,...

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The Kissing Sailor

by Lawrence Verria

Also Available as an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon On August 14, 1945, Alfred Eisenstaedt took a picture of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times...

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BATTLE OF LEYTE GULF

Battle of Leyte Gulf

by Thomas J. Cutler

The last great naval battle of World War II, Leyte Gulf also is remembered as the biggest naval battle ever fought anywhere, and this book has been...

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