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    Where Wars Go to Die: The Forgotten Literature of World War I by W. D. Wetherell    War Without Fronts: The American Experience in Vietnam by Thomas C. Thayer    The Home Front: Derbyshire in the First World War by Scott C. Lomax    Corruption Risks in Nigeria's Defence and Security Establishments: An Assessment by Jude Uddoh PhD    Utilitarianism and the Ethics of War by William H. Shaw    Life and Times of the Atomic Bomb: Nuclear Weapons and the Transformation of Warfare by Albert I. Berger    Liberal Peacebuilding and the Locus of Legitimacy by David Roberts    Queen of Spies: Daphne Park, Britain's Cold War Spy Master by Paddy Hayes    Hull in the Great War by David Bilton    The Last Year of the Luftwaffe: May 1944 to May 1945 by Dr. Alfred Price    Fabulous Flying Boats: A History of the World's Passenger Flying Boats by Leslie Dawson    Brighton in the Great War by Douglas d'Enno    Escape from the Japanese: The Amazing Tale of a PoWs Journey from Hong Kong to Freedom by Lieutenant Commander Goodwin OBE RNZVR    Sky Ships: A History of the Airship in the United States Navy by William Althoff    The Soldier's Guide: The Complete Guide to US Army Traditions, Training, Duties, and Responsibilities by Department of the Army    Hitler's Final Push: The Battle of the Bulge from the German Point of View by Danny S. Parker    Practise to Deceive: Learning Curves of Military Deception Planners by Barton Whaley    An Untaken Road: Strategy, Technology, and the Hidden History of America's Mobile ICBMs by Steven A. Pomeroy    Iranian Regime's Nuclear Duplicity: An Analysis of Tehran's Trickery in Talks with the P 5+1 by NCRI- U. S. Office    Assessing War: The Challenge of Measuring Success and Failure by Leo J. Blanken    Mist of Love Fog of War: The True Identity of a Loved Soldier by Alain J. Zgheib    Strategy and Politics by Colin S. Gray    The Black Panther: The 761st Tank Battalion and General Patton's Drive on Germany by Gina M. DiNicolo    No Ordinary Men: Special Operations Forces Missions in Afghanistan by Colonel Bernd Horn    William Holmes: Secretary and Soldier by Basil Holmes Travers    Goose Green 1982 by Gregory Fremont-Barnes    Inside Israel's Northern Command: The Yom Kippur War on the Syrian Border by Dani Asher    Freedom Flight: A True Account of the Cold War's Greatest Escape by Frank Iszak    The Struggle for Sea Power: A Naval History of the American Revolution by Sam Willis    Devils on Horses: In the Words of the Anzacs in the Middle East 1916-19 by Terry Kinloch    Agrarian Questions: Essays in Appreciation of T. J. Byres by Henry Bernstein    From German Cavalry Officer to Reconnaissance Pilot: The World War I History, Memories, and Photographs of Leonhard Rempe, 1914- by Paul Rempe    Battle Tested: Street Kid, Soldier, Teacher, Patriarch by Gregg Davis    Hitler: 1889-1936 Hubris by Ian Kershaw    The New Zealand Cross: The rarest bravery award in the world by Dr. Brian L. Kieran    Iwo Jima 1945 by Andrew Rawson    The Tammany Regiment: A History of the Forty-Second New York Volunteer Infantry, 1861-1864 by Fred C. Wexler    The Memoirs of Field-Marshal Kesselring by Albert Kesselring    Fallen Soviet Generals: Soviet General Officers Killed in Battle, 1941-1945 by Aleksander A. Maslov    The Long Aftermath: Cultural Legacies of Europe at War, 1936-2016 by Manuel Braganca    Stone Cold: The extraordinary story of Len Opie, Australia's deadliest soldier by Andrew Faulkner    Isandlwana 1879 by Edmund Yorke    Tynedale in the Great War by Brian Tilley    Ypres 1914: Messines: Early Battles 1914 by Nigel Cave & Jack Sheldon    Yorkshire Women at War: Story of the Women's Land Army Hostels by Marion Jefferies    Desert Warfare: From Its Roman Origins to the Gulf Conflict by Bryan Perrett    Berwick-Upon-Tweed in the Great War by Craig Armstrong    Britain Goes to War: How the First World War Began to Reshape the Nation by Dr. Peter Liddle    Somme 1916: Success and Failure on the first day of the Battle of the Somme by Paul Kendall    Bill Lancaster: The Final Verdict: The Life and Death of an Aviation Pioneer by Ralph Barker

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The Secret Battle: A tragedy of the First World War

The Secret Battle: A tragedy of the First World War by . A. P. HerbetIn The Secret Battle A. P. Herbert tells the story of an idealistic, young officer called Harry Penrose. First in Gallipoli, then in the trenches of France, he is tested and brought to breaking point as he battles to retain the ideals of military glory, duty and courage amidst the daily grinding miseries of the trenches. It lays bare the real horrors of the First World War without melodrama, or sensationalism. The author tells his tale not with indignant protest, but with a sad resignation making this a haunting and deeply moving book. Despite the glowing accolades it would later receive, when...
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The Auckland Regiment

The Auckland Regiment by 2/Lieut. O. E. BurtonA good general history of a regiment raised in one of New Zealand's largest cities to take part in the Great War. The author - who won the Military Medal and the French Medaille D'Honneur for his military exploits, - has written a fluent and readable account. The three battalions of the Auckland Regiment trained in Egypt for the coming Gallipoli campaign in 1915. They assembled at Lemnos, took part in the landing and fighting at Cape Helles and Sari Bair, sustaining severe losses, and were then evacuated back to Egypt. They were first stationed at Armentieres, before seeing action on the Somme...
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Women Who Spied

Women Who Spied by A. A. HoehlingFrom the Biblical days of Delilah to modern times there have been women who ventured at their peril as spies into the conflicts of armed men. Recounted in this fascinating history are dramatic incidents of feminine espionage in the United States and abroad from the time of the American Revolution to the present day. Learn about Lydia Darragh who alerted General Washington to the British plans for surprise attack on Valley Forge. Who was the agent in New York during World War II who used a doll repair shop to communicate with Japan? And who was the only woman in England to win the George Cross?
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Captured Soviet Generals: The Fate of Soviet Generals Captured in Combat 1941-45

Captured Soviet Generals: The Fate of Soviet Generals Captured in Combat 1941-45 by A. A. MaslovThe true story of the fate of the captured Russian Generals after World War II, explaining how these officers endured horrific prison conditions and were then tried and executed when they returned home.
A. A. Maslov10 Nov 2013$168.00

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Among the Dead Cities: Is the Targeting of Civilians in War Ever Justified?

Among the Dead Cities: Is the Targeting of Civilians in War Ever Justified? by A. C. GraylingIs it ever right to target civilians in a time of war? Or do the ends sometimes justify the means? The twentieth century - the age of 'total war' - marked the first time that civilian populations came to be seen as legitimate military targets. At this policy's most terrible extreme came the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki but it is an issue that remains relevant today with the needs of the 'War on Terror' used to justify the use of drone strikes. In Amongst the Dead Cities, A.C. Grayling explores these moral issues in all their complexity with a detailed examination of...
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Unsung Valor: A GI's Story of World War II

Unsung Valor: A GI's Story of World War II by A. Cleveland Harrison

Thirty riveting months in the life of a common infantryman, one among the "citizen soldiers" who took the Allies to victory

When drafted into the army in 1943, A. Cleveland Harrison was a reluctant eighteen-year-old Arkansas student sure that he would not make a good soldier. But inside thirty months he manfully bore arms and more. This book is his memoir about becoming a soldier, a common infantryman among the ranks of those who truly won the war.

After the Allied victory in 1945, books by and about the major statesmen, generals, and heroes of World War II appeared regularly. Yet millions of...

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King Robert the Bruce

King Robert the Bruce by A. F. MurisonThis in-depth historical account focuses on the life, accomplishments and influence of Robert I, also known as Robert the Bruce, who was the king of Scots in the period 1306-1329. Offering a detailed and even-handed look at the king, Murison's remarkable feat of scholarship will reward those with an interest in the period.
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The Battlefields of England

The Battlefields of England by A. H. BurneEngland's battlefields bear witness to dramatic turning-points in the country's history. At Hastings, Bosworth Field, Flodden and Naseby, the battles fought were to have an enormous effect on English life. This double volume, containing Burne's famous "Battlefields of England" and "More Battlefields of England" make it possible for readers to follow the course of 39 battles from AD 51 to 1685, as if they were on the battlefields themselves.
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The Scaremongers (Rle the First World War): The Advocacy of War and Rearmament 1896-1914

The Scaremongers (Rle the First World War): The Advocacy of War and Rearmament 1896-1914 by A. J. a. MorrisThis revealing book illustrates how the passion for war was fostered and promoted. The author provides detailed evidence of how and why an image of Germany as a nation determined upon world hegemony was deliberately promoted by a group of British newspaper editors, proprietors and journalists. This book examines the role of these 'scaremongers'. Were they as influential as their critics claimed? Did they influence the minds of their readers and shape events? Were they guilty of creating a climate of opinion that ensured that their prophecies of inevitable Anglo-German war became fact in 1914?
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Louisbourg: Past, Present, Future

Louisbourg: Past, Present, Future by A. J. B. Johnston

Now a national historic site, the fortified military settlement of Louisbourg was once a colonial jewel desired by both the French and English monarchies, traded with yet feared by the Anglo-Americans, and highly regarded by the Mi'kmaq. Home to Canada's first lighthouse, Louisbourg became the capital of ÃŽle-Royale (Cape Breton Island) in 1720, and was an economically viable fishery, military stronghold, and strategic naval base for centuries.

In the newest addition to the Stories of our Past series, Louisbourg: Past, Present, and Future, historian A. J. B. Johnston explores the complex past...

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The Arsenal of Democracy: FDR, Detroit, and an Epic Quest to Arm an America at War

The Arsenal of Democracy: FDR, Detroit, and an Epic Quest to Arm an America at War by A. J. Baime

The story of the dramatic transformation of Detroit from "motortown" to the "arsenal of democracy," featuring Edsel Ford, who rebelled against his pacifist father, Henry Ford, to build the industrial miracle Willow Run, a manufacturing complex capable of producing B-24 Liberator bombers at a rate of one per hour—a crucial component in winning the war.

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Fortune Favours the Brave: The Battles of the Hook Korea 1952-53

Fortune Favours the Brave: The Battles of the Hook Korea 1952-53 by A. J. BarkerAll too little remembered today, the Korean War was bitterly fought out under atrocious conditions of weather and terrain. Greatly outnumbered by their Communist Chinese and North Korean enemy, the United Nations forces fought with extraordinary resolve and gallantry. The Hook, the name given to a prominent ridge on the Peninsula, saw more blood spilt than any other feature in this prolonged and grisly war. Not surprisingly it became known as 'the bloody Hood'. The two costliest battles are described in detail in Fortune Favours The Brave, a classic account of the war. Both involved British...
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Global Reach: Revolutionizing the Use of Commercial Vessels and Intermodal Systems for Military Sealift, 1990?2012

Global Reach: Revolutionizing the Use of Commercial Vessels and Intermodal Systems for Military Sealift, 1990?2012 by A. J. Herberger & Ken Gaulden & Rolf MarshallGlobal Reach presents a unique view of the fiscal constraints facing the Department of Defense and the U.S. Government. It calls for U.S. policymakers and the general public to understand the message within the book. With this understanding, the United States will ensure its future ability to acquire and maintain the sealift capability to respond to these challenges in the years to come.

The twenty years following the Persian Gulf Conflict (1990-91) saw a revolution in the means by which the United States military deploys and sustains U.S. armed forces worldwide during contingencies. Historically,...

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Rude Mechanicals: An account of Tank Maturity during the Second World War

Rude Mechanicals: An account of Tank Maturity during the Second World War by A. J. SmithersIn this sequel to "An New Excalibur", which examined the development of the tank during World War I and after, Smithers examines the role played by tanks in World War II. At the beginning of the war only the Germans and the Russians had realized the full power of the tank. The British and the Americans were forced to try to catch up. One difficulty was fundamentally a matter of finding the right tool for the right job. In the last year of the war, the Germans relied on the immense King Tigers, which lacked speed and manoeuvrability; while the Allies were confined to Shermans, Cromwells and Churchills,...
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Cambrai: The First Great Tank Battle

Cambrai: The First Great Tank Battle by A. J. SmithersIt is probably true to say that no land battle of this century passes Cambrai in importance. Up to the winter of 1917 warfare had changed only in degree since the coming of gunpowder. The scenario, with parts for horse, foot and guns, remained essentially the same. All this was part of a world about to disappear for good with the introduction of the tank. The British Army, hammered by years of war and facing almost alone the vastly increasing strength of its enemy, was expected by most observers to be near to going down in defeat. Instead of that, using British designed and built fighting machines...
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Taranto 1940: A Glorious Episode"

Taranto 1940: A Glorious Episode" by A. J. SmithersIn the long history of the British Isles few years can stand in comparison with 1940 in terms of unrivalled gloom. The fiasco in Norway, the evacuation of the BEF from Dunkirk, the fall of France and the entry of Italy into the war were hardly offset by the success of the Royal Air Force in the Battle of Britain and the failure of the Italian troops in their attempted invasion of Egypt. Near the end of the year, however, there occurred an event which is remarkable not only for its dramatic effect on the course of the war but for the fact that it has virtually disappeared from public memory....
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Honorable Conquests: An account of the enduring work of the Royal Engineers throughout the Empire

Honorable Conquests: An account of the enduring work of the Royal Engineers throughout the Empire by A. J. SmithersThe origin of the Corps of Royal Engineers, now affectionately known as The Sappers but then as the King's Military Engineers, has been traced as far as 1414, though it was not until 1716 that a permanent officer corps of engineers was established by the Board of Ordnance with the title Corps of Engineers.. Being part of the Regular Army it is hardly surprising that the Corps should be associated in the public mind with such tasks as building roads, bridges and defensive works or breaching those of the enemy and scant attention was hitherto been paid to the remarkable achievements of the Corps...
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The Liberty Incident Revealed: The Definitive Account of the 1967 Israeli Attack on the U.S. Navy Spy Ship

The Liberty Incident Revealed: The Definitive Account of the 1967 Israeli Attack on the U.S. Navy Spy Ship by A. Jay CristolCutting through all of the controversy and conspiracy theories about Israel's deadly attack on the USS Liberty in June 1967 at the height of the Six Day War, Cristol revises his well-regarded book about the event with a complete, in-depth analysis of all of the sources, including recently released tapes from National Security Agency. When the first edition of The Liberty Incident was published in 2002 there remained many unanswered questions about Israeli Air Force audio tapes intercepted by the NSA. Some alleged they would prove that the Israeli attack was premeditated. Cristol's successful...
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1915 Campaign in France, The Battles of Aubers Ridge, Festubert and Loos

1915 Campaign in France, The Battles of Aubers Ridge, Festubert and Loos by A. KearseyA fascinating history of some of the most savage fighting of the First World War, collected from official documents and accounts from the men who fought there. perfect for any keen military historian.
A. Kearsey3 Jun 2013$3.99

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Hitler

Hitler by A. N. WilsonFrom eminent biographer A.N. Wilson, an incisive, penetrating portrait of Adolf Hitler.
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