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SHOT FROM THE SKY

by Cathryn J. Prince

"Ms. Prince's study ... is proof that atrocities will happen whenever one individual is given unchecked power over another." —...

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STRANDED IN THE PHILIPPINES

STRANDED IN THE PHILIPPINES

by Scott A. Mills

American missionaries Henry Roy Bell and his wife Edna had been teaching in the Philippines at Silliman University for twenty years when the Japanese...

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THE KISSING SAILOR

by Lawrence Verria & George Galdorisi; Foreword by David Hartman

Also Availble 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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"A MAGNIFICENT FIGHT"

by Robert J. Cressman

Soon after the attack on Pearl Harbor, Japanese land-based bombers pounded Wake Island, the American advanced base that was key to the U.S. Navy...

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21ST CENTURY PATTON

by J. Furman Daniel III

While General George S. Patton Jr. remains an iconic figure seventy years after his death, few fully appreciate him as a strategic thinker. Indeed,...

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A PRISONER'S DUTY

by Robert C. Doyle

“No one has studied the American POW experience more thoroughly than Robert C. Doyle, and with this book he has again shown us the beauty and...

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BRAVE SHIP, BRAVE MEN

BRAVE SHIP, BRAVE MEN

by Arnold S. Lott

Bluejacket Paperback Book Series A masterpiece of World War II heroism, this book catches the spirit and tone of an incredible fighting ship, the USS...

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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

FAITHFUL WARRIORS

by Lt. Col. Dean Ladd, USMCR (Ret.) and Steven Weingartner

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 P. 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, Introduction by Barry Gough

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

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PROUDLY WE SERVED

by Mary Pat Kelly

Praise for Proudly We Served "In another worthwhile addition to the history of both World War II and the African American role in the navy,...

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RUNNING A BIG SHIP

by Captain Rory O'Connor, RN

First published in 1937, and now recognized as one of the most influential, yet highly accessible, volumes on naval command and organization,...

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SHEPHERDS OF THE SEA

SHEPHERDS OF THE SEA

by Robert 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...

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THE SPEARHEADERS

by By James Altieri with a new introduction by Mir Bahmanyar

The outlook for a victory by the Allied Powers was dim in the spring of 1942. With only two untested American divisions arrived in the European...

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