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Overdue and Presumed Lost

by Martin Sheridan

The USS Bullhead was the last American naval vessel lost in World War II. This history of the submarine--from launch to disappearance--is told by the...

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The First South Pacific Campaign

by John B. Lundstrom

On May 7 and 8, 1942, fast carrier task forces from the United States and Imperial Japanese met in combat for the first time in the Battle of the...

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UTMOST SAVAGERY

Utmost Savagery

by Col. Joseph H. Alexander USMC (Ret.)

Also Available as an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon. Marine combat veteran and award-winning military historian Joseph Alexander takes a fresh...

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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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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 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’s...

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A Prisoner's Duty

by Robert C. Doyle

Throughout our nation's history American servicemen and civilians have resisted captivity in every form, drawing on special powers of ingenuity,...

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Brave Ship, Brave Men

by Arnold S. Lott

A masterpiece of World War II heroism, this book catches the spirit and tone of an incredible fighting ship, the USS Aaron Ward, a destroyer-turned-...

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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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