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    Unexplained Mysteries of World War II by William B. Breuer    Secret Weapons of World War II by William B. Breuer    Alamo in the Ardennes: The Untold Story of the American Soldiers Who Made the Defense of Bastogne Possible by John C. McManus    Undercover Tales of World War II by William B. Breuer    The Battle for Okinawa by Hiromichiá Yahara    The Red Orchestra by V. E. Tarrant    Hannibal's Last Battle: Zama and the Fall of Carthage by Brian Todd Carey    To D-Day and Back by Bob Bearden    Down to Earth: A Fighter Pilot's Experiences of Surviving Dunkirk, The Battle of Britain, Dieppe and D-Day by Kenneth Butterworth McGlashan    Escape From Auschwitz by Andrey Pogozhev    The Mafia and the Allies: Sicily 1943 and the Return of the Mafia by Ezio Costanzo    We Walked to Freedom by Loretta NgQuinn Slaton    Camera Commandos & Reminiscences of D-Day Normandy by Brian O'Regan    From Berlin To Texas by Gunter K. von Noorden    Japanese Military Strategy in the Pacific War: Was Defeat Inevitable? by James B. Wood    Japanese Military Strategy in the Pacific War: Was Defeat Inevitable? by James B. Wood    Fighter Command 1936-1968: An Operational & Historical Record by Ken Delve    The Wisdom of Asia by Alexander Ruff & Dennis Ruff    Eagles of the Third Reich: Men of the Luftwaffe in WWII by Samuel W. Mitcham Jr.    Battle Yet Unsung: The Fighting Men of the 14th Armored Division in World War II by Timothy O'Keeffe    D-Day Plus One: Shot Down and on the Run in France by Frank "Dutch" Holland    The Scars of War: Tokyo during World War II: Writings of Takeyama Michio by Richard H. Minear    The Scars of War: Tokyo during World War II: Writings of Takeyama Michio by Richard H. Minear    Cinderella Service: RAF Coastal Command 1939 - 1945 by Andrew Hendrie    Operation Mercury: The Fall of Crete 1941 by John Sadler    Bomber Squadron No 7: The World War II Record by Tom Docherty    'Sink The French!': At War with an Ally, 1940 by David Wragg    Constant Vigilance: The RAF Regiment in the Burma Campaign by Nigel Warwick    Nazi Millionaires: The Allied Search for Hidden SS Gold by Kenneth Alford    NATO 1948: The Birth of the Transatlantic Alliance by Lawrence S. Kaplan    NATO 1948: The Birth of the Transatlantic Alliance by Lawrence S. Kaplan    We Die Alone: A WWII Epic of Escape and Endurance by David Howarth    Unless Victory Comes: Combat With a Machine Gunner in Patton's Third Army by Gene Garrison    Air-Launched Doodlebugs: The Forgotten Campaign by Peter Smith    Kamikaze: A Japanese Pilot's Own Spectacular Story of the Famous Suicide Squadrons by Yasuo Kuwahara & Gordon T. Allred    Red Sky in the Morning: The Battle of the Barants Sea 1942 by Michael Pearson    Monty's Highlanders: 51st Highland Division in the Second World War by Patrick Delaforce    Airfields of 1st Air Division (USAAF): Cambridgeshire * Northamptonshire * Bedfordshire - Aviation Heritage Trail Series by Martin Bowman    Forgotten Raiders of '42 by Tripp Wiles    Voices of the Code Breakers: Personal Accounts of the Secret Heroes of World War II by Michael Paterson    The Death of Hitler: The Full Story with New Evidence from Secret Russian Archives by Ada Petrova & Peter Watson    Night and Day Bomber Offensive: Allied Airmen in World World II Europe by Philip Kaplan    Operation Plunder: The British and Canadian Operations by Tim Saunders    Night Fighter over Germany: Flying Beaufighters and Mosquitoes in World War 2 by Graham White    Fly By Nights: Navigating RAF Lancasters in 1944 -5 by Donald Feesey    Dinghy Drop: 279 Squadron RAF 1941 - 46 by Tom Docherty    Adventures of Colonel Daffodil by Roy Redgrave    Skua: The Royal Navy's Dive-Bomber by Peter Smith    The Battle of Albuera 1811: Glorious Fields of Grief' by Michael Olive & Richard Partridge    D-Day with the Screaming Eagles by George Koskimaki
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Unexplained Mysteries of World War II by William B. Breuer
Unexplained Mysteries of World War II

"As combat veterans and high commanders know, logic is often a stranger in wartime." --William B. Breuer, in

The annals of World War II are mined with captivating cases of strange coincidences, ominous premonitions, and baffling mysteries. Now, William

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Secret Weapons of World War II by William B. Breuer
Secret Weapons of World War II

Critical Acclaim for Secret Weapons of World War II

"Breuer has produced yet another collection of rip-roaring tales. . . . A delightful addition to the niche that Breuer has so successfully carved out."
-Publishers Weekly

"It is Breuer's portrayal of

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Alamo in the Ardennes: The Untold Story of the American Soldiers Who Made the Defense of Bastogne Possible by John C. McManus
Alamo in the Ardennes: The Untold Story of the American Soldiers Who Made the Defense of Bastogne Possible

At last, here is a book that tells the full story of the turning point in World War II's Battle of the Bulge-the story of five crucial days in which small groups of American soldiers, some outnumbered ten to one, slowed the German advance and allowed the
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John C. McManus 23 Apr 2014 $24.95

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Undercover Tales of World War II by William B. Breuer
Undercover Tales of World War II

Critical acclaim for William B. Breuer
"A first-class historian." --The Wall Street Journal

Vendetta!
"A wealth of insights."--Los Angeles Times Book Review

Unexplained Mysteries of World War II
"Anyone interested in twists of fate should find this book

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The Battle for Okinawa by Hiromichiá Yahara
The Battle for Okinawa

Critical acclaim for The Battle for Okinawa

"An indispensable account of the fighting and of Okinawa's role in the Japanese defense of the home islands." --The Wall Street Journal

"A fascinating, highly intelligent glance behind the Japanese lines." --Kirkus

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The Red Orchestra by V. E. Tarrant
The Red Orchestra

A fascinating account of one of the most successful spying operations of World War II

Long recognized as one of the most successful (and ruthless) spy networks in history, the Red Orchestra was a group of Soviet cells that operated throughout Germany and

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V. E. Tarrant 22 Apr 2014 $24.95

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Hannibal's Last Battle: Zama and the Fall of Carthage by Brian Todd Carey
Hannibal's Last Battle: Zama and the Fall of Carthage

At Zama in what is now Tunisia in 202 BC the armies of two empires clashed. The Romans under Scipio Africanus won a bloody, decisive victory over Hannibal's Carthaginians. Scipio's victory signalled a shift in the balance of power in the ancient world.
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To D-Day and Back by Bob Bearden
To D-Day and Back

In the predawn hours of D-Day, June 6, 1944, which would become immortalized as the Longest Day, Bob Bearden and his comrades in the 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment jumped into the inky skies over Normandy. Their mission: defend the west bank of the
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Down to Earth: A Fighter Pilot's Experiences of Surviving Dunkirk, The Battle of Britain, Dieppe and D-Day by Kenneth Butterworth McGlashan
Down to Earth: A Fighter Pilot's Experiences of Surviving Dunkirk, The Battle of Britain, Dieppe and D-Day

In Down to Earth, Squadron Leader McGlashan reflects honestly on his enthralling and diverse RAF career, one that began with the rag and tube of Hawker biplanes in 1939 and closed in the jet era of the late 1950s. Shot down over the beaches of Dunkirk
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Escape From Auschwitz by Andrey Pogozhev
Escape From Auschwitz

On 6 November 1942 70 captured Red Army soldiers staged an extraordinary mass escape from Auschwitz. Among these men was prisoner number 1418 Andrey Pogozhev. He survived, and this is his story. Pogozhev was caught by the Germans in 1941 and was sent to
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The Mafia and the Allies: Sicily 1943 and the Return of the Mafia by Ezio Costanzo
The Mafia and the Allies: Sicily 1943 and the Return of the Mafia

Mafia returns to Sicily with the Allies in 1943. The story told by a Sicilian historian.
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We Walked to Freedom by Loretta NgQuinn Slaton
We Walked to Freedom

A celebration of courage, determination, and the will to survive, this memoir recounts the life of Chinese refugee student Loretta Slaton who lived in Japan-occupied Hong Kong during World War II.

Shortly after the Japanese occupation began in Hong Kong,

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Camera Commandos & Reminiscences of D-Day Normandy by Brian O'Regan
Camera Commandos & Reminiscences of D-Day Normandy

This short history of the Canadian Army Film and Photo Unit was researched and written by my father, Brian O'Regan. Brian was a despatch rider with the unit during World War II. Brian wrote the account to accompany a museum exhibit about war correspondents
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From Berlin To Texas by Gunter K. von Noorden
From Berlin To Texas

Born in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, in 1928, Gunter K. von Noorden spent the first few years of his life in idyllic comfort. But his family's move to Berlin in 1937 exposed Gunter to the appalling reality of Hitler's dictatorship as a ten-year-old member
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Japanese Military Strategy in the Pacific War: Was Defeat Inevitable? by James B. Wood
Japanese Military Strategy in the Pacific War: Was Defeat Inevitable?

In this provocative history, James B. Wood challenges the received wisdom that Japan's defeat in the Pacific was historically inevitable. He argues instead that it was only when the Japanese military abandoned its original strategic plan to secure resources
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Japanese Military Strategy in the Pacific War: Was Defeat Inevitable? by James B. Wood
Japanese Military Strategy in the Pacific War: Was Defeat Inevitable?

In this provocative history, James B. Wood challenges the received wisdom that Japan's defeat in the Pacific was historically inevitable. He argues instead that it was only when the Japanese military abandoned its original strategic plan to secure resources
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James B. Wood 19 Apr 2014 $25.99

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Fighter Command 1936-1968: An Operational & Historical Record by Ken Delve
Fighter Command 1936-1968: An Operational & Historical Record

This is a comprehensive reference to the structure, operation, aircraft and men of Fighter Command from its formation in 1936 to 1968 when it became part of Strike Command. It includes descriptions of many notable defensive and offensive campaigns, the
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The Wisdom of Asia by Alexander Ruff & Dennis Ruff
The Wisdom of Asia

When the Romans thought they controlled the world, this was really the lands around the Mediterranean. The Asians occupied the rest of the world, most of which the West never knew existed. This is a story of Asian royals in France, Britain and the U.S.
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Eagles of the Third Reich: Men of the Luftwaffe in WWII by Samuel W. Mitcham Jr.
Eagles of the Third Reich: Men of the Luftwaffe in WWII

From its secret post World War I beginnings to its virtual destruction by the Allied air forces, the story of the German air force is best told by examining its leaders--brilliant, ambitious, ruthless, and deceitful men like Hermann Goering, the drug-addicted
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Samuel W. Mitcham Jr. 19 Apr 2014 $19.95

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Battle Yet Unsung: The Fighting Men of the 14th Armored Division in World War II by Timothy O'Keeffe
Battle Yet Unsung: The Fighting Men of the 14th Armored Division in World War II

While headline writers in the ETO were naturally focused on events in Normandy and the Bulge in the north, equally ferocious combats were taking place in southern France and Germany during 1944-45, which are now finally getting their due. The US 14th Armored
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Timothy O'Keeffe 19 Apr 2014 $16.99

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D-Day Plus One: Shot Down and on the Run in France by Frank "Dutch" Holland
D-Day Plus One: Shot Down and on the Run in France

The day after D-Day, the most momentous day of the Second World War, Frank Holland was an RAF pilot whose Typhoon aircraft had just been hit by German antiaircraft fire during a low flying attack on a marshaling yard in Normandy. He managed to take the
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Frank "Dutch" Holland 17 Apr 2014 $11.99

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The Scars of War: Tokyo during World War II: Writings of Takeyama Michio by Richard H. Minear
The Scars of War: Tokyo during World War II: Writings of Takeyama Michio

Takeyama Michio, the author of Harp of Burma, was thirty-seven in 1941, the year of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Husband, father of children born during the war, and teacher at Japan's elite school of higher education in Tokyo, he experienced
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The Scars of War: Tokyo during World War II: Writings of Takeyama Michio by Richard H. Minear
The Scars of War: Tokyo during World War II: Writings of Takeyama Michio

Takeyama Michio, the author of Harp of Burma, was thirty-seven in 1941, the year of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Husband, father of children born during the war, and teacher at Japan's elite school of higher education in Tokyo, he experienced
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Richard H. Minear 17 Apr 2014 $25.99

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Cinderella Service: RAF Coastal Command 1939 - 1945 by Andrew Hendrie
Cinderella Service: RAF Coastal Command 1939 - 1945

This book reveals the vital contribution that RAF Coastal Command made to the Allies war effort. Although often referred to as the 'Cinderella Service' because by its nature, it did not gain the recognition it deserved and was overshadowed by Fighter and
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Andrew Hendrie 17 Apr 2014 $7.99

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Operation Mercury: The Fall of Crete 1941 by John Sadler
Operation Mercury: The Fall of Crete 1941

Unlike the few other books written on the catastrophic fall of Crete in May 1941, this book concentrates on the military actions between the first German paratroop landing on 20 May and the final defeat and evacuation on 30 May. As well as studying the
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John Sadler 17 Apr 2014 $5.99

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Bomber Squadron No 7: The World War II Record by Tom Docherty
Bomber Squadron No 7: The World War II Record

This is the story of one of the RAF's oldest and most distinguished heavy bomber squadrons in WW2, although an outline history of the unit since it was formed in WW1 and its post-war history are included. It was the first operational Stirling Squadron,
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Tom Docherty 17 Apr 2014 $5.99

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'Sink The French!': At War with an Ally, 1940 by David Wragg
'Sink The French!': At War with an Ally, 1940

The victorious German Blitzkrieg assault on Holland, Belgium and Northern France placed Anglo-French relations under huge strain. The Vichy surrender raised real British fears that the Germans would force the French Fleet, the fourth largest in the world,
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David Wragg 17 Apr 2014 $5.99

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Constant Vigilance: The RAF Regiment in the Burma Campaign by Nigel Warwick
Constant Vigilance: The RAF Regiment in the Burma Campaign

The RAF Regiment was created in the early years of World War II for the active dedicated defense of RAF airfields and installations. This book concerns the Regiments operational history in South-east Asia Command and draws on the diaries and recollections
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Nazi Millionaires: The Allied Search for Hidden SS Gold by Kenneth Alford
Nazi Millionaires: The Allied Search for Hidden SS Gold

During the final days of World War II, German SS officers crammed trains, cars, and trucks full of gold, currency, and jewels, and headed for the mountains of Austria. Fearful of arrest and determined to keep the stolen loot out of Allied hands, they concealed
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Kenneth Alford 17 Apr 2014 $14.99

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NATO 1948: The Birth of the Transatlantic Alliance by Lawrence S. Kaplan
NATO 1948: The Birth of the Transatlantic Alliance

This compelling history brings to life the watershed year of 1948, when the United States reversed its long-standing position of political and military isolation from Europe and agreed to an 'entangling alliance' with ten European nations. The historic
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NATO 1948: The Birth of the Transatlantic Alliance by Lawrence S. Kaplan
NATO 1948: The Birth of the Transatlantic Alliance

This compelling history brings to life the watershed year of 1948, when the United States reversed its long-standing position of political and military isolation from Europe and agreed to an 'entangling alliance' with ten European nations. The historic
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Lawrence S. Kaplan 16 Apr 2014 $31.99

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We Die Alone: A WWII Epic of Escape and Endurance by David Howarth
We Die Alone: A WWII Epic of Escape and Endurance

We Die Alone recounts one of the most exciting escape stories to emerge from the challenges and miseries of World War II. In March 1943, a team of expatriate Norwegian commandos sailed from northern England for Nazi-occupied arctic Norway to organize
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David Howarth 16 Apr 2014 $13.50

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Unless Victory Comes: Combat With a Machine Gunner in Patton's Third Army by Gene Garrison
Unless Victory Comes: Combat With a Machine Gunner in Patton's Third Army

Gene Garrison spent a terrifying nineteenth birthday crammed into a muddy foxhole near the German border in the Saar. He listened helplessly to cries of wounded comrades as exploding artillery shells sent deadly shrapnel raining down on them. The date
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Gene Garrison 15 Apr 2014 $16.99

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Air-Launched Doodlebugs: The Forgotten Campaign by Peter Smith
Air-Launched Doodlebugs: The Forgotten Campaign

The V 1, or 'Doodlebug' or 'Flying-bomb' came into use in June 1944 and, together with the V 2 Rocket, was Hitler's final hope in face of the advancing Allied forces sweeping across Europe towards Germany. Of the 8,000 that were launched within the first
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Peter Smith 14 Apr 2014 $9.99

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Kamikaze: A Japanese Pilot's Own Spectacular Story of the Famous Suicide Squadrons by Yasuo Kuwahara & Gordon T. Allred
Kamikaze: A Japanese Pilot's Own Spectacular Story of the Famous Suicide Squadrons

Originally published in 1957, this enduring classic—the first-ever English publication cowritten by a Japanese suicide pilot—remains a touching and insightful look into the world of the kamikaze. This edition, now completely revised, reflects
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Yasuo Kuwahara &
Gordon T. Allred
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Red Sky in the Morning: The Battle of the Barants Sea 1942 by Michael Pearson
Red Sky in the Morning: The Battle of the Barants Sea 1942

The Arctic convoys that sailed through the cold malevolent waters of the Barents Sea ran the gauntlet of German air and sea attacks as they struggled to transport vital supplies to Britain's Russian allies. Convoy JW51B sailed in December 1942 with a small
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Michael Pearson 14 Apr 2014 $5.99

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Monty's Highlanders: 51st Highland Division in the Second World War by Patrick Delaforce
Monty's Highlanders: 51st Highland Division in the Second World War

The 51st Highland Division was the most famous infantry division that fought with the British Army in WW2. It was the only infantry division in the armies of the British Empire that accompanied Monty from during Alamein to Berlin After the 1940 disaster
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Patrick Delaforce 14 Apr 2014 $5.99

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Airfields of 1st Air Division (USAAF): Cambridgeshire * Northamptonshire * Bedfordshire - Aviation Heritage Trail Series by Martin Bowman
Airfields of 1st Air Division (USAAF): Cambridgeshire * Northamptonshire * Bedfordshire - Aviation Heritage Trail Series

As part of the AHT series, the airfields and interest in this book are concentrated in a particular area - in this case Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire. Constituted as the lst Bombardment Division on 30 August 1943 the unit was activated
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Martin Bowman 14 Apr 2014 $9.99

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Forgotten Raiders of '42 by Tripp Wiles
Forgotten Raiders of '42

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Voices of the Code Breakers: Personal Accounts of the Secret Heroes of World War II by Michael Paterson
Voices of the Code Breakers: Personal Accounts of the Secret Heroes of World War II

This title offers a comprehensive look at the undercover war, revealing just how much of WWII was won away from the battlefields and how each side desperately tried to get into the 'mind set' of their enemies' code makers.

From the British cryptologists

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The Death of Hitler: The Full Story with New Evidence from Secret Russian Archives by Ada Petrova & Peter Watson
The Death of Hitler: The Full Story with New Evidence from Secret Russian Archives

"Revealing and well-written. . . . A significant book."—Houston Chronicle

It is one of the most enduring mysteries of the twentieth century: how, exactly, Adolf Hitler died and what happened to his remains. With access to the Russians' Hitler
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Ada Petrova &
Peter Watson
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Night and Day Bomber Offensive: Allied Airmen in World World II Europe by Philip Kaplan
Night and Day Bomber Offensive: Allied Airmen in World World II Europe

For much of World War II England provided the only western European base from which the British and American air forces could take the war into Nazi-occupied Europe and Germany itself. The American Eighth and Ninth Air Forces struck enemy targets by day
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Operation Plunder: The British and Canadian Operations by Tim Saunders
Operation Plunder: The British and Canadian Operations

By late March 1945, Second British Army and Ninth US Army were poised to carry out an assault crossing of the Rhine. In the British part of the operations, Montgomery's best assault divisions were assembled to carry out the British and Canadian part of
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Tim Saunders 13 Apr 2014 $5.99

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Night Fighter over Germany: Flying Beaufighters and Mosquitoes in World War 2 by Graham White
Night Fighter over Germany: Flying Beaufighters and Mosquitoes in World War 2

These are the highly evocative wartime memoirs of a young NCO pilot whose operational experience was with Beaufighters and Mosquitoes flying in the long-range night-fighter role. It is not a gung-ho account of daring-do, but a 'warts and all' story of
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Graham White 13 Apr 2014 $5.99

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Fly By Nights: Navigating RAF Lancasters in 1944 -5 by Donald Feesey
Fly By Nights: Navigating RAF Lancasters in 1944 -5

At the age of eighteen Don Feesey volunteered for pilot training with the RAF. Having almost completed his course to become a fighter pilot, an eye problem was detected and he was switched to navigational training. He completed a tour of thirty-four successful
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Donald Feesey 13 Apr 2014 $5.99

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Dinghy Drop: 279 Squadron RAF 1941 - 46 by Tom Docherty
Dinghy Drop: 279 Squadron RAF 1941 - 46

September 1941 approval was given for the formation of two long-range Air-Sea Rescue squadrons. No 279 Squadron was formed at Bircham Newton in Norfolk. In the period leading up to the formation of the squadron there had been much work done in relation
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Tom Docherty 13 Apr 2014 $5.99

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Adventures of Colonel Daffodil by Roy Redgrave
Adventures of Colonel Daffodil

Major General Sir Roy Redgrave has enjoyed an unusual, some might say eccentric, life. Born into the same family as the well known actors, he was brought up in Romania as part of a thriving international community before he joined the British Army and
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Roy Redgrave 13 Apr 2014 $5.99

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Skua: The Royal Navy's Dive-Bomber by Peter Smith
Skua: The Royal Navy's Dive-Bomber

The Blackburn Skua was the first monoplane to be designed and built for the Royal Navy in the 1930s. As a result of continued debate, it became a compromise between the Navy's desire for a carrier-based dive-bomber and RAF's preference for a fighter. Despite
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Peter Smith 13 Apr 2014 $1.99

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The Battle of Albuera 1811: Glorious Fields of Grief' by Michael Olive & Richard Partridge
The Battle of Albuera 1811: Glorious Fields of Grief'

On 16 May 1811 a combined British, Portuguese and Spanish force commanded by the British general Beresford met the French army under Soult at Albuera in southern Spain. What followed was one of the bloodiest and most controversial battles of the Peninsular
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Michael Olive &
Richard Partridge
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D-Day with the Screaming Eagles by George Koskimaki
D-Day with the Screaming Eagles

Many professional historians have recorded the actions of D-Day but here is an account of the airborne actions as described by the actual men themselves in eyewitness detail. Participants range from division command personnel to regimental, battalion,
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George Koskimaki 12 Apr 2014 $16.99

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The General and His Daughter by Barbara Fauntleroy & Starlyn Jorgensen & Gayle Wurst
The General and His Daughter

James Maurice Gavin left for war in April 1943 as a colonel commanding the 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment of the 82nd Airborne Division--America's first airborne division and the first to fight in World War II. In 1944, "Slim Jim" Gavin, as he was known
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Barbara Fauntleroy &
Starlyn Jorgensen &
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And Only The Horses Wore No Uniforms by Hermann Moratz
And Only The Horses Wore No Uniforms

Hermann Moratz wrote this book for his children so that they would better understand his past motivations, his actions and his life. Growing up in WWII Germany and becoming an aviator during WWII was a singular experience and is described here from the

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Life's Too Short to Cry: The Inspirational Memoir of an Ace Battle of Britain Fighter Pilot by Tim Vigors
Life's Too Short to Cry: The Inspirational Memoir of an Ace Battle of Britain Fighter Pilot

It is not often that a remarkable gem of a manuscript is uncovered and published. Geoffrey Wellum's First Light was one example. The memoir of Timothy Ashmead Vigors is another. Born in Hatfield but raised in Eire and educated at Eton and Cranwell, early
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North-West Aircraft Wrecks: New Insights into Dramatic Last Flights by Nick Wotherspoon
North-West Aircraft Wrecks: New Insights into Dramatic Last Flights

This is a different approach to Aviation Archaeology. The book includes 18 crash sites and each chapter includes a description of how the incident occurred and the reasons behind the crash. Copious notes then reveal what the authors have discovered about
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Anzio: Italy 1944 by Ian Blackwell
Anzio: Italy 1944

In an attempt to outflank the German Gustav Line running across Italy, Operation SHINGLE was launched on January 22nd 1944. Achieving complete surprise, the Allies made a successful landing at Anzio, but paused rather than pushing quickly inland, a delay
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The Pearl Harbor Myth by George Victor
The Pearl Harbor Myth

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Panzer Lehr Division 1944-45 by Fred Steinhardt
Panzer Lehr Division 1944-45

The Panzer Lehr Division was one of the most ├ęlite German armoured formations in existence in early 1944. Its baptism of fire was in the deadly Normandy bocage. Although suffering heavy losses in Normandy, the Division continued to fight in North-West
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Maria: The Life Story of a World War II Italian Bride by Maria Leonardi-Lamorte
Maria: The Life Story of a World War II Italian Bride

Maria is a real life drama that begins in old world Italy, in the midst of World War II. Based on the true story of a World War II war bride this page-turning book takes you for a ride through the challenges of real life.

As an Italian woman, Maria

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Slessor: Bomber Champion: The Life of Marshal of the RAF Sir John Slessor, GCB, DSO, MC by Vincent Orange
Slessor: Bomber Champion: The Life of Marshal of the RAF Sir John Slessor, GCB, DSO, MC

Born in India into a family of soldiers and diplomats, Slessor made the first aerial attack on a Zeppelin and went on to serve in the Middle East over the Western Front in World War I; and postwar on the North-West Frontier in India. Rated an exceptional
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Combat Loaded: Across the Pacific on the USS Tate by Thomas E. Crew
Combat Loaded: Across the Pacific on the USS Tate

The first authoritative history of its kind, Combat Loaded contains gripping combat narratives alongside details of daily life on board amphibious transports in the waning days of World War II. Crew weaves a tapestry of voices from interviews with over
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Darkest Hour: The True Story of Lark Force at Rabaul - Australia's Worst Military Disaster of World War II by Bruce Gamble
Darkest Hour: The True Story of Lark Force at Rabaul - Australia's Worst Military Disaster of World War II

January 23, 1942, New Britain. It was 2:30 a.m., the darkest hour of the day and, for the defenders of this Southwest Pacific island, soon to be the war's darkest hour. Fifteen hundred men and six nurses, Lark Force, had been deployed to New Britain to
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Stalin's Folly: The Tragic First Ten Days of WWII on the Eastern Front by Constantine Pleshakov
Stalin's Folly: The Tragic First Ten Days of WWII on the Eastern Front

On June 22, 1941, radios all over the Soviet Union crackled with the announcement that the country had been attacked by Nazi Germany. But the voice on the airwaves was not the familiar one of Joseph Stalin; it was the voice of his deputy, Molotov. Paralyzed
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100 Group (Bomber Support): RAF Bomber Command in World War II by Martin Bowman
100 Group (Bomber Support): RAF Bomber Command in World War II

As part of the AHT series, the airfields and interest in this book are concentrated in a particular area - in this case Norfolk. The growing importance of the 'electronic war' in the air in 1943 caused the creation of 100 Group to fly both defensive and
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The Plausible God: Secular Reflections on Liberal Jewish Theology by Mitchell Silver
The Plausible God: Secular Reflections on Liberal Jewish Theology

A Plausible God evaluates the new God by analyzing the theology of three recent Jewish thinkers -Mordechai Kaplan, Michael Lerner, and Arthur Green-and compares faith in the new God to disbelief in any gods. Mitchell Silver reveals what is at stake in
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Four Stars of Valor: The Combat History of the 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment in World War II by Phil Nordyke
Four Stars of Valor: The Combat History of the 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment in World War II

Hailing from the big cities and small towns of America, these young men came together to serve their country and the greater good. Preparing for war, they came of age in what arguably became the best parachute infantry regiment to descend upon a Europe
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Jimmy Stewart by Starr Smith
Jimmy Stewart

Of all the celebrities who served their country during World War II -and they were legion -Jimmy Stewart was unique. On December 7th, when the attack on Pearl Harbor woke so many others to the reality of war, Stewart was already in uniform - as a private
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Starr Smith 7 Apr 2014 $11.99

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Al Ataque by Hughes Glantzberg
Al Ataque

Al Ataque is an excellent book that describes the preparation a bomb group goes through before being deployed overseas as well as the problems of shipping some five thousand men and supplies along with some eighty B-24 aircraft from a stateside base

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Sword of Scotland by Anthony Leask
Sword of Scotland

The Sword of Scotland is the story of Scotland's military heritage. Scotland's fighting men have played a part in shaping the history of our world, and many of the individual countries in it. Its contribution and its sacrifices have been out of all proportion
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Anthony Leask 6 Apr 2014 $12.99

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Bonaparte in Egypt by Christopher Herold
Bonaparte in Egypt

Originally published in 1962, J. Christopher Herold's Bonaparte in Egypt is the best modern account of this extraordinary campaign. In a detailed study, elegantly written, Herold covers all aspects of Bonaparte's expedition: military, political, and cultural.
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Christopher Herold 6 Apr 2014 $11.99

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RAF Duxford: A History in Photographs from 1917 to the Present Day by Richard Smith
RAF Duxford: A History in Photographs from 1917 to the Present Day

Established in 1917 to train Royal Flying Corps aircrew, during WWI Duxford was also the base for two United States Aero Squadrons, 137 and 159, and by the end was a mobilization airfield for three DH9 day bomber squadrons. During the 1920s and 30s, expansion
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Richard Smith 6 Apr 2014 $14.99

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Five of the Few by Steve Darlow
Five of the Few

Churchill's 'Few' will forever be remembered by history as men who thwarted the seemingly invincible German war machine, when all seemed lost. They countered the full force of the Luftwaffe in the daylight battles during the summer of 1940, and in the
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Steve Darlow 6 Apr 2014 $19.99

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The Legacy of the Siege of Leningrad, 1941-1995 by Lisa A. Kirschenbaum
The Legacy of the Siege of Leningrad, 1941-1995

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Heroic Endeavour: The Remarkable Story of One Pathfinder Force Attack, a Victoria Cross and 206 Brave Men by Sean Feast
Heroic Endeavour: The Remarkable Story of One Pathfinder Force Attack, a Victoria Cross and 206 Brave Men

It is 23rd December 1944 and a heroic yet dreadful action is about to take place over Cologne, involving the bravest of the brave - The Pathfinder Force. In the log book of one of that force, Flight Sergeant George Owen, are the details of his 29 operations.
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Sean Feast 4 Apr 2014 $16.99

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Latin America During World War II by Thomas M. Leonard
Latin America During World War II

The first full-length study of World War II from the Latin American perspective, this unique volume offers an in-depth analysis of the region during wartime. Each country responded to World War II according to its own national interests, which often conflicted
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Thomas M. Leonard 4 Apr 2014 $33.99

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Latin America During World War II by Thomas M. Leonard
Latin America During World War II

The first full-length study of World War II from the Latin American perspective, this unique volume offers an in-depth analysis of the region during wartime. Each country responded to World War II according to its own national interests, which often conflicted
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Thomas M. Leonard 4 Apr 2014 $33.99

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St Nazaire Raid: Operation CHARIOT - 1942 French Coast by James Dorrian
St Nazaire Raid: Operation CHARIOT - 1942 French Coast

In early 1942, shipping losses in the Atlantic threatened Britain's very survival. In addition to the U-Boat menace, there was real concern that the mighty German battleship Tirpitz be unleashed against the vital Allied convoys. Yet only the 'Normandie'
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James Dorrian 4 Apr 2014 $1.99

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Flying into the Flames of Hell: Flying with Bomber Command in World War II by Martin Bowman
Flying into the Flames of Hell: Flying with Bomber Command in World War II

The book contains twenty-three stirring accounts of what life flying as air-crew in World War Two was really like. The writers are a mixed bunch of pilots, navigators and gunners who flew medium and heavy bombers or Mosquitoes. It conveys the terror of
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Martin Bowman 4 Apr 2014 $9.99

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The Guns of Muschu: The story of the one Australian who survived the raid on the Island of Muschu in 1945 by Don Dennis
The Guns of Muschu: The story of the one Australian who survived the raid on the Island of Muschu in 1945

Eight men went in . . . only one returned. The harrowing true story of the daring raid on the Japanese occupied island of Muschu in 1945, based on the diary of Sapper Mick Dennis.
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Don Dennis 4 Apr 2014 $8.17

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What Stalin Knew: The Enigma of Barbarossa by David E. Murphy
What Stalin Knew: The Enigma of Barbarossa

This extensively researched book illuminates many of the enigmas that have surrounded the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union, offering keen insights into Stalin's thinking and the reasons for his catastrophic blunder.
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David E. Murphy 3 Apr 2014 $30.00

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Wartime Sea Stories by Walter R. Evans
Wartime Sea Stories

Little-known are the ships that repaired cruisers with bows blown off, carriers with gaping bomb holes on deck, many at sea: This is their story.

The author was born is St. Louis, Missouri in 1923 to World War I Navy veterans, a Chief Electricians Mate

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Into Enemy Arms: The Remarkable True Story of a German Girl's Struggle Against Nazism, and Her Daring Escape With the Allied Air by Michael Hingston
Into Enemy Arms: The Remarkable True Story of a German Girl's Struggle Against Nazism, and Her Daring Escape With the Allied Air

Ditha Bruncel's detailed memory of living in Germany during the Second World War provides a rare, first-hand insight into the day-to-day struggle against Nazi oppression, when even small acts of defiance or resistance carried great personal risk. In 1945
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Michael Hingston 2 Apr 2014 $9.99

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Blood on German Snow: An African American Artilleryman in World War II and Beyond by Emiel W. Owens
Blood on German Snow: An African American Artilleryman in World War II and Beyond

Emiel Owens served his country in the 777th Field Artillery, involved in actions from Omaha Beach to the occupation army in the Philippines. Like the rest of the U.S. Army at the time, the 777th was a segregated unit. Remarkably few memoirs by African
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The Last Man Standing: Herb Ashby and the Battle of El Alamein by Peter Dornan
The Last Man Standing: Herb Ashby and the Battle of El Alamein

The story of Herb Ashby, an Australian soldier wounded in the siege of Tobruk and decorated for his leadership and bravery in the decisive Battle of El Alamein.
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Peter Dornan 2 Apr 2014 $24.50

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Air Battle for Dunkirk: 26 May - 3 June 1940 by Norman Franks
Air Battle for Dunkirk: 26 May - 3 June 1940

'Where is the RAF?' was the oft-quoted question asked by soldiers waiting on the beach at Dunkirk, to where they had retreated following the German blitzkrieg through northern France, and where they were now being pounded by the Luftwaffe. The air forces
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Norman Franks 1 Apr 2014 $9.99

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Sixty Years Ago "Somewhere in Germany..." by Marion S. Schroeder
Sixty Years Ago "Somewhere in Germany..."

Somewhere in Germany begins a letter from a GI shortly before the end of the Second World War. He obviously didn't know where he was, but this is where the author grew up. He never got to finish the letter, which was later found in the trash.

There

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Marion S. Schroeder 31 Mar 2014 $6.00

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T-34 in Action by Artem Drabkin
T-34 in Action

The Soviet T-34 medium tank was one of the most famous and effective fighting vehicles of the Second World War. Along with the German Tiger and the American Sherman, it was a milestone in tank design that changed the course of the conflict. Much has been
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Artem Drabkin 31 Mar 2014 $5.99

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LIVING By the Seat of My Pants! Inspirational Exploits, Splinters and All by Edmund C. Hughes
LIVING By the Seat of My Pants! Inspirational Exploits, Splinters and All

From humble beginnings to a panoply of successes encompassing 87 years of vibrant living. That's the story interestingly told by Edmund C. Hughes in this inspirational book detailing the author's advance from a small town newspaper to the staff of General
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Veteran of the Ardennes by Francis DiPietro
Veteran of the Ardennes

Out of a war which caused over 50,000,000 deaths comes the story of a dedicated life. Meet Francis Charles DiPietro, a young man from Cambridge, Massachusetts who is called from his education at Harvard University to serve his country in the most decisive

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Pearl Harbor Amazing Facts by Timothy B. Benford
Pearl Harbor Amazing Facts

The ultimate Pearl Harbor book for enjoyment or research by anyone interested in World War II. All the significant information is here in quick and easy to read format. Pearl Harbor Amazing Facts! is jam packed with several hundred interesting, little-known
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The Captured Ones by Erik Dyreborg
The Captured Ones

The Captured Ones is a remarkable story about a few American airmen who served in Europe during WWII.

The stories are narrated by the airmen, and recount missions over enemy territory, encounters with enemy fighters, crash landings, and bail out from

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Erik Dyreborg 30 Mar 2014 $6.00

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Auchinleck: The Lonely Soldier by Philip Warner
Auchinleck: The Lonely Soldier

Field Marshal Sir Claude Auchinleck was born in India and raised in conditions of near poverty. Yet his talent ensured his career flourished despite his Indian Army background and he was the first Commander of 8th Army in North Africa. Despite great political
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The Quiet Hero: The Untold Medal of Honor Story of George E. Wahlen at the Battle for Iwo Jima by Gary W. Toyn
The Quiet Hero: The Untold Medal of Honor Story of George E. Wahlen at the Battle for Iwo Jima

This powerful story documents the Battle of Iwo Jima from the perspective of extraordinary navy corpsman George Wahlen. After decades of silence, this survivor of one of World War II's most horrific battles divulges the gritty details of his incredible
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Gary W. Toyn 29 Mar 2014 $7.99

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Major General Maurice Rose: World War II's Greatest Forgotten Commander by Stephen L. Ossad & Don R. Marsh
Major General Maurice Rose: World War II's Greatest Forgotten Commander

Major General Maurice Rose (1899-1945) is the highest-ranking American Jewish officer ever killed in battle, and the only individual casualty to spark a War Crimes Investigation. This book tells the dramatic story of Rose's life--from his childhood as
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Major General Maurice Rose: World War II's Greatest Forgotten Commander by Stephen L. Ossad & Don R. Marsh
Major General Maurice Rose: World War II's Greatest Forgotten Commander

Major General Maurice Rose (1899-1945) is the highest-ranking American Jewish officer ever killed in battle, and the only individual casualty to spark a War Crimes Investigation. This book tells the dramatic story of Rose's life--from his childhood as
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Stephen L. Ossad &
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RCAF War Prize Flights, German and Japanese Warbird Survivors by Harold A. Skaarup
RCAF War Prize Flights, German and Japanese Warbird Survivors

This handbook concerns the collection of Air Technical Intelligence, and the test flying of war prizes carried out by two RCAF bomber pilots who were posted to the Royal Aircraft Establishment's Foreign Aircraft Flight, Farnborough, in the United Kingdom

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Harold A. Skaarup 28 Mar 2014 $6.00

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Untold Valor by Rob Morris
Untold Valor

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The Soviet Counterinsurgency in the Western Borderlands by Alexander Statiev
The Soviet Counterinsurgency in the Western Borderlands

The Soviet Counterinsurgency in the Western Borderlands investigates the Soviet response to nationalist insurgencies that occurred between 1944 and 1953 in the regions the Soviet Union annexed after the Nazi-Soviet pact: Eastern Poland, Lithuania, Latvia,
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Alexander Statiev 27 Mar 2014 $26.00

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Taken by Douglas Schaeffer Pabst & Kathryn Schaeffer Pabst
Taken

The Donauschwaben, a mostly unknown ethnic group of Germans, migrated to Yugoslavia in the late 1700s. Endless boundary conflicts varyingly defined their land as Hungary, Yugoslavia, or Serbia. During World War II their ethnicity unfairly marked them as

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Douglas Schaeffer Pabst &
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27 Mar 2014 $6.00

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Have You Forgotten Yet? The First World War Memoirs of C.P. Blacker by John Blacker
Have You Forgotten Yet? The First World War Memoirs of C.P. Blacker

The story of an infantry officer on the Western Front, of the Fourth Battalion of the Coldstream Guards who was awarded the MC. At first he had a relatively safe posting but this preyed on his conscience and asked for front-line duty. This he experiencced
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In Memory's Kitchen: A Legacy from the Women of Terezin by Michael Berenbaum
In Memory's Kitchen: A Legacy from the Women of Terezin

Everyone eats, everyone has memories, and everyone has traditions. Written by undernourished and starving women in the Czechoslovakian concentration camp, In Memory's Kitchen pages are filled with the recipes giving instructions for making beloved dishes
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An American Heroine in the French Resistance by Judy Litoff
An American Heroine in the French Resistance

This fascinating book tells the remarkable story of an ordinary American woman's heroism in the French Resistance. Virginia Roush fell in love with Philippe d'Albert-Lake during a visit to France in 1936; they married soon after. In 1943, they both joined
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Judy Litoff 26 Mar 2014 $13.00

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We'll Always Have the Movies by Robert McLaughlin
We'll Always Have the Movies

During the highly charged years of World War II, movies perhaps best communicated to Americans who they were and why they were fighting. These films were more than just an explanation of historical events: they asked audiences to consider the Nazi threat,
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Robert McLaughlin 26 Mar 2014 $30.00

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Down to the Sea by Bruce Henderson
Down to the Sea

This epic story opens at the hour the Greatest Generation went to war on December 7, 1941, and follows four U.S. Navy ships and their crews in the Pacific until their day of reckoning three years later with a far different enemy: a deadly typhoon. In December
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Bruce Henderson 25 Mar 2014 $12.99

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One Soldier's Story by Bob Dole
One Soldier's Story

Before he became one of America's most respected statesmen, Bob Dole was an average citizen serving heroically for his country. The bravery he showed after suffering near-fatal injuries in the final days of World War II is the stuff of legend. Now, for

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With Wings Like Eagles: A History of the Battle of Britain by Michael Korda
With Wings Like Eagles: A History of the Battle of Britain

"[With Wings Like Eagles is] bold and refreshing... Korda writes with great elegance and flair."—Wall Street Journal

From the New York Times bestselling author of Ike and Horse People, Michael Korda, comes With Wings Like Eagles, the

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Duty by Bob Greene
Duty

When Bob Greene went home to central Ohio to be with his dying father, it set off a chain of events that led him to knowing his dad in a way he never had before—thanks to a quiet man who lived just a few miles away, a man who had changed the history

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Black May: The Epic Story of the Allies' Defeat of the German U-Boats in May 1943 by Michael Gannon
Black May: The Epic Story of the Allies' Defeat of the German U-Boats in May 1943

In May 1943, Allied sea and air forces won a stunning, dramatic, and vital victory over the largest and most powerful submarine force ever sent to sea, sinking forty-one German U-boats and damaging thirty-seven others. It was the forty-fifth month of

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Once Upon a Town by Bob Greene
Once Upon a Town

In search of "the best America there ever was," bestselling author and award-winning journalist Bob Greene finds it in a small Nebraska town few people pass through today—a town where Greene discovers the echoes of the most touching love story imaginable:

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Death on the Black Sea by Douglas Frantz & Catherine Collins
Death on the Black Sea

On the morning of February 24, 1942, on the Black Sea near Istanbul, an explosion ripped through a decrepit former cattle barge filled with Jewish refugees. One man clung fiercely to a piece of deck, fighting to survive. Nearly eight hundred others --

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Douglas Frantz &
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The Pope's Last Crusade: How an American Jesuit Helped Pope Pius XI's Campaign to Stop Hitler by Peter Eisner
The Pope's Last Crusade: How an American Jesuit Helped Pope Pius XI's Campaign to Stop Hitler

Drawing on untapped resources, exclusive interviews, and new archival research, The Pope's Last Crusade by Peter Eisner is a thrilling narrative that sheds new light on Pope Pius XI's valiant effort to condemn Nazism and the policies of the Third Reich—a

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Where the Birds Never Sing: The True Story of the 92nd Signal Battalion and the Liberation of Dachau by Jack Sacco
Where the Birds Never Sing: The True Story of the 92nd Signal Battalion and the Liberation of Dachau

In this riveting book, Jack Sacco tells the realistic, harrowing, at times horrifying, and ultimately triumphant tale of an American GI in World War II as seen through the eyes of his father, Joe Sacco -- a farm boy from Alabama who was flung into the

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Frozen in Time: An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II by Mitchell Zuckoff
Frozen in Time: An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II

Frozen in Time is a gripping true story of survival, bravery, and honor in the vast Arctic wilderness during World War II, from the author of New York Times bestseller Lost in Shangri-La.

On November 5, 1942, a US cargo plane slammed into the Greenland

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Shockwave: Countdown to Hiroshima by Stephen Walker
Shockwave: Countdown to Hiroshima

A riveting, minute-by-minute account of the momentous event that changed our world forever

On a quiet Monday morning in August 1945, a five-ton bomb—dubbed Little Boy by its creators—was dropped from an American plane onto the Japanese

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Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II by Mitchell Zuckoff
Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II

"A lost world, man-eating tribesmen, lush andimpenetrable jungles, stranded American fliers (one of them a dame withgreat gams, for heaven's sake), a startling rescue mission. . . . This is atrue story made in heaven for a writer as talented as Mitchell
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Devil at My Heels by Louis Zamperini & David Rensin
Devil at My Heels

"An extraordinary story of war and a touching tale of the triumph of love."
—James Bradley, author of Flags of Our Fathers

Devil at My Heels is the riveting, astonishing, and inspirational memoir of one of the greatest of the Greatest Generation:

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The Blitzkrieg Myth: How Hitler and the Allies Misread the Strategic Realities of World War II by John Mosier
The Blitzkrieg Myth: How Hitler and the Allies Misread the Strategic Realities of World War II

A bold reinterpretation of some of the most decisive battles of World War II, showing that the outcomes had less to do with popular new technology than old–fashioned, on–the–ground warfare.

The military myths of World War II were

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John Mosier 21 Mar 2014 $12.99

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Forged in War: Roosevelt, Churchill, And The Second World War by Warren F. Kimball
Forged in War: Roosevelt, Churchill, And The Second World War

World War II created the union between Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill, molding it from start to finish, while the partnership itself shaped many of the most significant moments of the war and the peace that followed. Their connection was truly

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The Freedom Line: The Brave Men and Women Who Rescued Allied Airmen from the Nazis During World War II by Peter Eisner
The Freedom Line: The Brave Men and Women Who Rescued Allied Airmen from the Nazis During World War II

The romance of Casablanca ... the gripping narrative of Eye of the Needle ... both come together in this enthralling true story of World War II resistance fighters and the airmen they saved.

As war raged against Hitler's Germany, an increasing number

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Priscilla: The Hidden Life of an Englishwoman in Wartime France by Nicholas Shakespeare
Priscilla: The Hidden Life of an Englishwoman in Wartime France

Priscilla: The Hidden Life of an Englishwoman in Wartime France by Nicholas Shakespeare is a transcendent work of narrative nonfiction in the vein of The Hare with Amber Eyes.

When Nicholas Shakespeare stumbled across a trunk full of his late aunt's

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Flying Tigers: Claire Chennault and his American Volunteers, 1941-1942 by Daniel Ford
Flying Tigers: Claire Chennault and his American Volunteers, 1941-1942

During World War II, in the skies over Rangoon, Burma, a handful of American pilots met and bloodied the "Imperial Wild Eagles" of Japan and in turn won immortality as the Flying Tigers. One of America's most famous combat forces, the Tigers were recruited

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Daniel Ford 20 Mar 2014 $13.99

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Hirohito And The Making Of Modern Japan by Herbert P. Bix
Hirohito And The Making Of Modern Japan

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize

In this groundbreaking biography of the Japanese emperor Hirohito, Herbert P. Bix offers the first complete, unvarnished look at the enigmatic leader whose sixty-three-year reign ushered Japan into the modern world. Never

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Dog Boats at War by Leonard C. Reynolds
Dog Boats at War

Built of plywood and measuring 115 feet long, powered by four supercharged petrol engines and armed to the teeth with heavy weapons, the 'D' Class Motor Gun Boats (MGBs) and Motor Torpedo Boats (MTBs) were better known as Dog Boats and played havoc with
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Firings From the Fox Hole by Rock DiLisio
Firings From the Fox Hole

Firings from the Fox Hole, takes you on a written, chronological journey through some of the darkest days of World War II. A young infantryman, Bronze Star Medallist, Angelo A. DiLisio, becomes the war's most prolific letter writer, as he uses the medium

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Operation Alacrity: The Azores and the War in the Atlantic by Norman Herz
Operation Alacrity: The Azores and the War in the Atlantic

To win the war against German U-boats, the Allies had to protect their convoys in the vast black hole of the mid-Atlantic known as the Azores Gap. In 1943 they devised a plan to set up air bases on the Azores Islands, owned by neutral Portugal. It was
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The Dauntless Dive Bomber of World War Two by Barrett Tillman
The Dauntless Dive Bomber of World War Two

Popularly known as the Douglas Dauntless, the U.S. Navy's SBD dive bomber was well named. Though considered obsolete at the time of the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Dauntless turned the tide of war in the Pacific with the destruction of four Japanese carriers
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Barrett Tillman 14 Mar 2014 $19.95

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Hitler's Shadow War: The Holocaust and World War II by Donald M. McKale
Hitler's Shadow War: The Holocaust and World War II

In Hitler's Shadow War, WWII scholar Donald McKale contends that Hitler's persecution and murder of the Jews, Slavs, and other groups was his primary effort during the war, not the conquest of Europe. According to McKale, Hitler and the Nazi leadership
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Hitler's Shadow War: The Holocaust and World War II by Donald M. McKale
Hitler's Shadow War: The Holocaust and World War II

In Hitler's Shadow War, WWII scholar Donald McKale contends that Hitler's persecution and murder of the Jews, Slavs, and other groups was his primary effort during the war, not the conquest of Europe. According to McKale, Hitler and the Nazi leadership
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Australian Migrant Ships by Peter Plowman
Australian Migrant Ships

In 1945 Arthur Calwell announced a new immigration policy for Australia requiring an influx of 70,000 migrants a year, and it was hoped that all of them would come from Britain. When insufficient Britons applied the Australian government looked to Italy
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Peter Plowman 12 Mar 2014 $14.99

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GEORGINA MY MOTHER'S STORY: Be Inspired to overcome your own adversity by Gabriella Kovac & Oliver R. Shead
GEORGINA MY MOTHER'S STORY: Be Inspired to overcome your own adversity

An Incredible True Story From the Darkest Days of the Holocaust December 1944, whilst heavy snows fall over Budapest and soldiers battle for the streets, Georgina, a young Jewish woman, is nearly starving to death with her newborn son. The battle outside
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The Routledge Atlas of the Second World War by Martin Gilbert
The Routledge Atlas of the Second World War

In The Routledge Atlas of the Second World War, Martin Gilbert graphically charts the war's political, military, economic and social history through 247 maps. Each map has been specially drawn for this atlas, many of them covering topics that have not

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Through Blue Skies to Hell: America's "Bloody 100th" in the Air War over Germany by Edward M. Sion
Through Blue Skies to Hell: America's "Bloody 100th" in the Air War over Germany

This book provides a comprehensive look at air war over Europe during the climactic year of World War II, combining firsthand experience with expert analysis. The centerpiece is a mission-by-mission diary of 1st Lieutenant Richard R. Ayesh, bombardier
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Pain and Purpose in the Pacific: True Reports of War by Richard Carl Bright
Pain and Purpose in the Pacific: True Reports of War

This book did not begin with the idea of a chronology of the battles of the Pacific War although an overview is included. But instead, it was intended to be a brief account of the battles on Saipan, Tinian, and Okinawa as I retrace the travels of one marine
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Richard Carl Bright 4 Mar 2014 $3.99

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My Fault: Mussolini As I Knew Him by Margherita Sarfatti
My Fault: Mussolini As I Knew Him

Italian dictator Benito Mussolini's former Jewish mistress tells all.
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Margherita Sarfatti 4 Mar 2014 $26.00

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Dust on the Sea by Edward L. Beach
Dust on the Sea

In 1972, following the huge success of Run Silent, Run Deep, Edward L. Beach's second novel of submarine warfare was published to great acclaim. Like its predecessor, Dust on the Sea was lauded for its authentic portrayal of what it meant to be a submariner
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The Battle of Leyte Gulf by Thomas J. Cutler
The Battle of Leyte Gulf

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 called the best account of it ever written. First published in hardcover on the battle's fiftieth anniversary
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Thomas J. Cutler 4 Mar 2014 $25.95

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Tales of My Time by Raymond Baxter
Tales of My Time

Raymond Baxter, WW2 fighter pilot, postwar radio and TV commentator at major events from motor races to great State occasions, was later the famous presenter of television's Tomorrow's World. Here he tells his action-packed life story with a wry and amusing
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Raymond Baxter 2 Mar 2014 $18.95

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The Battle of Britain: The Greatest Air Battle of World War II by Richard Alexander Hough & Denis Richards
The Battle of Britain: The Greatest Air Battle of World War II

A definitive account of the three-month air battle in 1940 between the Royal Air Force and the Luftwaffe.

The victory of the Battle of Britain ranks with Marathon and the Marne as a decisive point in history. At the end of June 1940, having overrun much
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Admiral Arleigh (31-Knot) Burke: The Story of a Fighting Sailor by Ken Jones & Hubert Kelly Jr.
Admiral Arleigh (31-Knot) Burke: The Story of a Fighting Sailor

Burke's World War II heroics and unprecedented three terms as chief of naval operations are recounted in this stirring biography.
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Flying Through Time by Jim Doyle
Flying Through Time

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Filthy Thirteen: From the Dustbowl to Hitler's Eagle's Nest - The True Story of the 101st Airborne's Most Legendary Squad of Com by Richard Killblane
Filthy Thirteen: From the Dustbowl to Hitler's Eagle's Nest - The True Story of the 101st Airborne's Most Legendary Squad of Com

Since World War II, the American public has become fully aware of the exploits of the 101st Airborne Division, the paratroopers who led the Allied invasions into Nazi-held Europe. But within the ranks of the 101st, a sub-unit attained legendary status
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World War II Glider Assault Tactics by Gordon Rottman
World War II Glider Assault Tactics

From Eben Emael to Crete, Sicily, Market Garden, the Rhine, and Burma, glider-borne paratroopers brought extra firepower to bear using techniques that helicopter troops adapted for modern air cavalry techniques.

This book explains the development and organization

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The Lewis Gun by Neil Grant
The Lewis Gun

As a lightweight machine gun, the American designed Lewis Gun made a place for itself in World War I & World War II.

Although machine guns were widely issued and used during the bloody opening months of World War I, these deadly weapons proved to be too

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Neil Grant 1 Mar 2014 $15.95

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Hitler's Fortresses: German Fortifications and Defences 1939-45 by Chris McNab
Hitler's Fortresses: German Fortifications and Defences 1939-45

From the Siegfried Line to the Atlantic Wall to central Italy, this detailed guide to every level of defensive project in the Third Reich won't disappoint.

It takes you inside Channel Islands' pillboxes, Normandy coastal gun positions, and emplaced tank

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Chris McNab 1 Mar 2014 $9.99

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F6F Hellcat Aces of VF-9 by Edward Young
F6F Hellcat Aces of VF-9

After Pearl Harbor, the US Navy's VF-9 carrier fighter group formed, seeing action in North Africa, The Marshalls, Kwajelein, Truk, the Marianas Turkey Shoot and on to Tokyo and Okinawa.

VF-9 was activated in March 1942 as part of Carrier Air Group (CAG)

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Rising Sun, Falling Skies: The Disastrous Java Sea Campaign of World War II by Jeffrey Cox
Rising Sun, Falling Skies: The Disastrous Java Sea Campaign of World War II

A fresh look at the disastrous Java Sea Campaign of 1941–42 which heralded a wave of Japanese naval victories in the Pacific but which eventually sowed the seeds of their eventual change in fortunes.

In the immediate aftermath of Pearl Harbor, the

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From Interrogation to Liberation: A Photographic Journey Stalag Luft III - The Road to Freedom by Marilyn Walton & Michael Eberhardt
From Interrogation to Liberation: A Photographic Journey Stalag Luft III - The Road to Freedom

During World War II, 30,000 United States Army Air Corps airmen were shot down. Of that number, 51,000 were prisoners of war or listed as missing in action. Bombardiers, positioned in the vulnerable bombardiers' compartment at the front of the aircraft,
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Shattered Sword by Jonathan Parshall & Anthony Tully
Shattered Sword

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Germany's Last Mission to Japan: The Failed Voyage of U-234 by Joseph Mark Scalia
Germany's Last Mission to Japan: The Failed Voyage of U-234

When U-234 slipped out of a Norwegian harbor on her maiden voyage in March 1945, the submarine carried a precious assortment of armaments and a select group of officials destined for Japan. En route came word that Germany had surrendered, and the boat's
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Utmost Savagery: The Three Days of Tarawa by Joseph H. Alexander
Utmost Savagery: The Three Days of Tarawa

On November 20, l943, in the first trial by fire of America's fledgling amphibious assault doctrine, five thousand men stormed the beaches of Tarawa, a seemingly invincible Japanese island fortress barely the size of the Pentagon parking lots (three-hundred
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Joseph H. Alexander 24 Feb 2014 $22.95

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U-Boat Ace: The Story of Wolfgang Luth by Jordan Vause
U-Boat Ace: The Story of Wolfgang Luth

An exceptional figure in the history of the German Navy, Wolfgang Luth was one of only seven men in the Wehrmacht to win Germany's highest combat decoration, the Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves, Swords, and Diamonds. At one time or another he operated in
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Jordan Vause 23 Feb 2014 $19.95

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The Emmons Saga by Edward Baxter Billingsley
The Emmons Saga

Rear Admiral Edward Baxter Billingsley's book, The Emmons Saga, captures the deck plate routine of the Sailors aboard Emmons as she intersected with the great events of World War II and influenced the course of history. Any reader who has ever served afloat

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Edward Baxter Billingsley 23 Feb 2014 $6.00

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Fort Eben Emael 1940 by Tim Saunders
Fort Eben Emael 1940

The seizure of the Belgian fortress stronghold at Eban Emael by German Airborne and Special Forces was the dramatic opening shot in the Nazis' devastating May 1940 offensive. Codenamed Operation GRANITE, it involved glider forces in a daring 'coup de main'
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Tim Saunders 22 Feb 2014 $9.99

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Jungle Warriors: From Tobruk to Kokoda and beyond, how the Australian Army became the world's most deadly jungle fighting force by Adrian Threlfall
Jungle Warriors: From Tobruk to Kokoda and beyond, how the Australian Army became the world's most deadly jungle fighting force

Australians are acknowledged as being among the best, if not the best, jungle fighters. This fascinating and revealing history explores how the Australian soldier evolved from being trained for and fighting European and desert wars, fought in open country
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Adrian Threlfall 20 Feb 2014 $22.72

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White Ensign Flying: Corvette HMCS Trentonian by Roger Litwiller
White Ensign Flying: Corvette HMCS Trentonian

This book tells the story of one of Canada's warship Corvettes that served during the Second World War and brought its crew home every time. It was the last Canadian ship to be attacked by the U.S. Navy, and it was eventually sunk, along with most of
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Wanna Live Forever? by Don "Slim" Carlton
Wanna Live Forever?

This first hand account by this WWII machine-gunner will transport the reader through over three months of harrowing experiences. From the sound of a sniper's bullet impacting the man he is conversing with to the helpless emotion as he listens to a friend

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Don "Slim" Carlton 20 Feb 2014 $6.00

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Fear Itself by Stephen Fox
Fear Itself

Originally published as America's Invisible Gulag. Now completely revised with additional chapters on Pearl Harbor and the deportation of Germans from Latin America.

In the wake of Pearl Harbor, the only thing Americans had to fear at home was fear itself,

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Stephen Fox 19 Feb 2014 $6.00

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The Burning Shore: How Hitler's U-Boats Brought World War II to America by Ed Offley
The Burning Shore: How Hitler's U-Boats Brought World War II to America

The untold story of two men—an American pilot and a German U-boat commander—whose clash off the coast of North Carolina brought the horrors of World War II to American shores
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Ed Offley 18 Feb 2014 $27.99

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The Most Dangerous Man in America: The Making of Douglas MacArthur by Mark Perry
The Most Dangerous Man in America: The Making of Douglas MacArthur

At times, even his admirers seemed unsure of what to do with General Douglas MacArthur. Imperious, headstrong, and vain, MacArthur matched an undeniable military genius with a massive ego and a rebellious streak that often seemed to destine him for the
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Mark Perry 18 Feb 2014 $29.99

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The Hunt for Tokyo Rose by Russell Warren Howe
The Hunt for Tokyo Rose

[A] dramatic, affecting account...-Publishers Weekly
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The Mighty Eighth in WWII: A Memoir by J. Kemp USAFR (Ret. ) McLaughlin
The Mighty Eighth in WWII: A Memoir

On an early morning in the fall of 1942, Kemp McLaughlin's group set out for a raid on a French target. Immediately after dropping its bombs, McLaughlin's plane was hit. A huge fire burned a four-foot hole in his wing, his waist gunner bailed out, his
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Manchester at War, 1939-45: The People's Story by Graham Phythian
Manchester at War, 1939-45: The People's Story

This book is a remarkable and moving account of life on the home front in Manchester during the Second World War. Based on transcripts of recorded interviews with senior civilians and former members of the Armed Services, this book provides a first-hand
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Graham Phythian 16 Feb 2014 $18.94

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Oceans Apart: Stories of Overseas Evacuees in World War Two by Penny Starns
Oceans Apart: Stories of Overseas Evacuees in World War Two

From May 1940 many British parents moved their children to safety abroad to Australia, South Africa, Canada and New Zealand. Over 200,000 applications had been made by the time the scheme closed just four months later, and these 'Seavacs' as they became
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Penny Starns 16 Feb 2014 $18.94

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No Place for Chivalry: RAF Night Fighters Defend the East of England Against the German Air Force in Two World Wars by Alastair Goodrum
No Place for Chivalry: RAF Night Fighters Defend the East of England Against the German Air Force in Two World Wars

Night fighting in the air is a devious and clandestine form of mortal combat. In the blackness of night, success goes to the resolute hunter who stalks his prey unseen, and strikes from behind, swiftly and mercilessly. A sudden burst of machine-gun or
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In Action With the Sas: A Soldiers Odyssey from Dunkirk to Berlin by Roy Close
In Action With the Sas: A Soldiers Odyssey from Dunkirk to Berlin

Roy Close's wartime experiences make breathtaking reading. Mobilized in 1939 he became part of the BEF and was fortunate to avoid death or captivity during the German blitzkrieg and escape through Dunkirk. Sent to North Africa, he joined the Paras and,
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Operation Chariot - The Raid on St Nazaire by Jon Cooksey
Operation Chariot - The Raid on St Nazaire

By March 1942, mainland France had been under German occupation for almost two years. Every month that passed saw Germany bolster her defences against an expected allied invasion. Every month that passed saw Germany tighten her grip on Britain's transatlantic
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Jon Cooksey 16 Feb 2014 $9.99

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Japan and Germany under the U.S. Occupation: A Comparative Analysis of Post-War Education Reform by Masako Shibata
Japan and Germany under the U.S. Occupation: A Comparative Analysis of Post-War Education Reform

Japan and Germany under the U.S. Occupation explores the reconstruction of education in both countries after World War II. In Japan large-scale reforms were undertaken swiftly after the nation's surrender, whereas in the U.S. Zone of Germany most of the
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Japan and Germany under the U.S. Occupation: A Comparative Analysis of Post-War Education Reform by Masako Shibata
Japan and Germany under the U.S. Occupation: A Comparative Analysis of Post-War Education Reform

Japan and Germany under the U.S. Occupation explores the reconstruction of education in both countries after World War II. In Japan large-scale reforms were undertaken swiftly after the nation's surrender, whereas in the U.S. Zone of Germany most of the
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Masako Shibata 16 Feb 2014 $34.99

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Operation Neptune: The Prelude to D-Day by David Wragg
Operation Neptune: The Prelude to D-Day

Long-awaited, the Normandy landings were the largest amphibious operation in history. Success was achieved by the advent of specialised landing craft, first seen in the landings in North Africa, heavy naval firepower and the creatiojn of two artificial
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Moon Over Malaya: The 2nd Argylls and Plymouth Argyll Royal Marines in Malaya and Singapore by Jonathan Moffatt & Audrey Holmes McCormick
Moon Over Malaya: The 2nd Argylls and Plymouth Argyll Royal Marines in Malaya and Singapore

What really happened in Singapore and Malaya during the dark days of December 1941 to February 1942? Contrary to received wisdom, Singapore was not given up without a fight, as the testimony of the men interviewed here attests. For many of course, escape
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Audrey Holmes McCormick
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The West at War: 1939-45 by Nick Maddocks
The West at War: 1939-45

The West at War accompanies a major 6-part series for ITV West of England, originally broadcast in 2005, commemorating the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II. It features the stories of servicemen and women from Bristol and the South West.
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Nick Maddocks 12 Feb 2014 $21.86

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OSS: The Secret History of America's First Central Intelligence Agency by Richard Harris Smith
OSS: The Secret History of America's First Central Intelligence Agency

"The best book about America's first modern secret service."
--Washington Post Book World

In the months before World War II, FDR prepared the country for conflict with Germany and Japan by reshuffling various government agencies to create the Office

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Secret Missions: The Story of an Intelligence Officer by Ellis M. Zacharias
Secret Missions: The Story of an Intelligence Officer

An instant bestseller when it was first published in 1946, this memoir recounts the author's nearly forty years of service in naval intelligence, beginning in 1908. One of the first to venture into the realm of psychological warfare, Ellis Zacharias was
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There Was A Piper, A Scottish Piper: Memoirs of Pipe Major John T. MacKenzie by John T. MacKenzie
There Was A Piper, A Scottish Piper: Memoirs of Pipe Major John T. MacKenzie

The memoirs of John T. MacKenzie reveal a remarkable military man and an authority on highland piping with a commitment to tradition and excellence.
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Battle Diary: From D-Day and Normandy to the Zuider Zee and Ve by Charles Cromwell Martin & Roy Whitsed
Battle Diary: From D-Day and Normandy to the Zuider Zee and Ve

A fast-paced account by a soldier who was twice decorated. Charlie Martin, company sergeant-major in the Queen's Own, was with his beloved A Company in all of the significant Normandy actions.
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Behind Japanese Lines: An American Guerrilla in the Philippines by Ray C. Hunt & Bernard Norling
Behind Japanese Lines: An American Guerrilla in the Philippines

Behind Japanese Lines has a great deal to say about the relations with the Filipinos and about the problems of dealing with and fighting the Hukbalahaps, the communist guerrillas or, indeed, in opposing the Japanese. This book adds considerable insights
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Fighter Pilot: The First American Ace of World War II by William R. Dunn
Fighter Pilot: The First American Ace of World War II

At the age of twelve, American William R. Dunn decided to become a fighter pilot. In 1939 he joined the Canadian Army and was soon transferred to the Royal Air Force. He was the first pilot in the famous Eagle Squadron of American volunteers to shoot down
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And There Was Light: The Extraordinary Memoir of a Blind Hero of the French Resistance in World War II by Jacques Lusseyran
And There Was Light: The Extraordinary Memoir of a Blind Hero of the French Resistance in World War II

Jacques Lusseyran's gripping story is one of the most powerful and insightful descriptions of living and thriving with blindness, or indeed any challenge, ever published.
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BattleFire! Combat Stories from World War II by Arthur L. Kelly
BattleFire! Combat Stories from World War II

" Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941: High on the bridge of the USS West Virginia Sfc. Lee Ebner was looking forward to the end of his watch and a relaxed Sunday morning breakfast. But the two low-flying planes painted with rising sun insignia and bearing
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The Wonder Of It All by Howard L. Carlson BS DDS
The Wonder Of It All

The author tells about his early life growing up in small Minnesota towns, his education in High School and at Iowa State College. He received a Commission as a Second Lieutenant, Field Artillery after completing the R.O.T.C course and was immediately

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School for Barbarians: Education Under the Nazis by Erika Mann
School for Barbarians: Education Under the Nazis

Published in 1938, this well-documented indictment reveals the systematic brainwashing of Germany's youth, involving the alienation of children from parents, promotion of racial superiority, and development of a Hitler-based cult of personality.
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Erika Mann 4 Feb 2014 $7.99

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Victory in Europe, 1945: The Last Offensive of World War II by Charles B. MacDonald
Victory in Europe, 1945: The Last Offensive of World War II

Illustrated and accessible, this report by an eminent army historian recounts the crossing of the Rhine, the liberation of the concentration camps, the battle for Berlin, and other landmark events.
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Eavesdropping on Hell: Historical Guide to Western Communications Intelligence and the Holocaust, 1939-1945 by Robert J. Hanyok
Eavesdropping on Hell: Historical Guide to Western Communications Intelligence and the Holocaust, 1939-1945

This official government publication explains the archival organization of wartime records for the U.S. Army's Signal Intelligence Service and Britain's Government Code and Cypher School. In addition, it summarizes Holocaust-related information intercepted
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Q Ship vs U-Boat: 1914-18 by David Greentree
Q Ship vs U-Boat: 1914-18

At the start of World War I a new and potent threat to Britain's naval supremacy took shape in the form of the Kaiser's Imperial German submarines, thanks to their recently acquired ability to submerge and stalk their adversaries. A submarine's crew could
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Hitler's Blitzkrieg Enemies 1940: Denmark, Norway, Netherlands & Belgium by Nigel Thomas
Hitler's Blitzkrieg Enemies 1940: Denmark, Norway, Netherlands & Belgium

The armies of Scandinavia and the Low Countries bore the first crushing impact of Hitler's mighty Blitzkrieg war machine in Western Europe, in campaigns that astonished and terrified the world.

The German Wehrmacht was millions strong, equipped with the

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The Most Dangerous Enemy: A History of the Battle of Britain by Stephen Bungay
The Most Dangerous Enemy: A History of the Battle of Britain

Stephen Bungay's magisterial history is acclaimed as the account of the Battle of Britain.

Unrivalled for its synthesis of all previous historical accounts, for the quality of its strategic analysis and its truly compulsive narrative, this is a book ultimately

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Kill Rommel! - Operation Flipper 1941 by Gavin Mortimer
Kill Rommel! - Operation Flipper 1941

British Commandos attempted to assassinate Rommel, the Desert Fox, in a daring special forces raid in North Africa during World War II.

On the night of 13 November 1941 two British submarines surfaced off the Libyan coast 250 miles behind German lines.

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Operation Neptune 1944: D-Day's Seaborne Armada by Ken Ford
Operation Neptune 1944: D-Day's Seaborne Armada

June 6th, 1944: the largest fleet in history landed Eisenhower's Allied army on the beaches of Normandy against Erwin Rommel's Nazi German defenses. Almost seventy years on from D Day, the story of the greatest armada seen in world history is still not
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French Tanks of World War II (1): Infantry and Battle Tanks by Steven Zaloga
French Tanks of World War II (1): Infantry and Battle Tanks

All the French medium and heavy tanks of 1940 are in this title: Renault FT, Renault R-35, FCM-36, Hotchkiss H.38, Char B1bis, Renault D-1, and Renault D-2.

The first volume of this two part series will cover the infantry tanks and battle tanks that served

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Browning .30-caliber Machine Guns: Gordon L. Rottman by Gordon Rottman
Browning .30-caliber Machine Guns: Gordon L. Rottman

Browning .30-caliber machine guns saw US Army, Navy, Marine, and Air Force service in World War I & II, Korea, and Vietnam, and are still occasionally found in use elsewhere even today. Produced in both water-cooled and air-cooled versions, it has been
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Not I: Memoirs of a German Childhood by Joachim C. Fest
Not I: Memoirs of a German Childhood

A portrait of an intellectually rigorous German household opposed to the Nazis and how its members suffered for their political stance

Few writers have deepened our understanding of the Third Reich as much as German historian, biographer, journalist,

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A Man Called Intrepid: The Incredible True Story of the Master Spy Who Helped Win World War II by William Stevenson
A Man Called Intrepid: The Incredible True Story of the Master Spy Who Helped Win World War II

The classic real-life story of the superspy whose vast intelligence network helped defeat the Nazis in World War II.

A Man Called Intrepid is the account of the world's first integrated intelligence operation and of its master, William Stephenson.

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Rudolf Hess: The Last Word: A New Technical Analysis of the Hess Flight, May 1941 by John Harris & Richard Wilbourn
Rudolf Hess: The Last Word: A New Technical Analysis of the Hess Flight, May 1941

On 10 May 1941, on a whim, Hilter's deranged deputy Rudolf Hess flew a Messerschmitt Bf 100 to Scotland in a bizarre effort to make peace with Britian. Goering sent fighters to stop him but he was long gone. Arrested and tried at Nuremberg, he would die
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Spitfire Pilot: A Personal Account of the Battle of Britain by Flight Lieutenant David Crook DFC
Spitfire Pilot: A Personal Account of the Battle of Britain

Spitfire Pilot was written in 1940 in the heat of battle when the RAF stood alone against the might of Hitler's Third Reich. It is a tremendous personal account of one of the fiercest and most idealised air conflicts - the Battle of Britain - seen through
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Retrospect On The Dust-laden History, A: The Past And Present Of Tekong Island In Singapore by Leong Sze Lee & Poh Seng Chen
Retrospect On The Dust-laden History, A: The Past And Present Of Tekong Island In Singapore

Chen Poh Seng's great grandfather lived in Pulau Tekong, his 50-over cousins were born and educated there. He lived in Changi Point which is 30 minutes away by ferry.

Lee Leong Sze is a Malaysian, graduated from the Department of History, National

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Hitler's Scandinavian Legacy by Jill Stephenson
Hitler's Scandinavian Legacy

The Scandinavian [Nordic] countries of Denmark, Norway, Sweden, and Finland experienced the effects of the German invasion in April 1940 in very different ways. Collaboration, resistance, and co-belligerency were only some of the short-term consequences.
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Fighting Fox Company: The Battling Flank of the Band of Brothers by Bill Brown & Terry Poyser
Fighting Fox Company: The Battling Flank of the Band of Brothers

Easy Company of the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division has become one of the most famous small units in U.S. history, thanks to Stephen Ambrose's superb book Band of Brothers, followed by portrayals in film. However, to date
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The Devil's General: The Life of Hyazinth Graf Strachwitz - the "Panzer Graf" by Raymond Bagdonas
The Devil's General: The Life of Hyazinth Graf Strachwitz - the "Panzer Graf"

This is the story of the most highly decorated German regimental commander of World War II, known as the "Panzer Graf" (Armored Count). An aristocratic Silesian, whose ancestors had faced the Mongols at Leipzig, Strachwitz first won the Iron Cross in the
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Nazi International: The Nazis' Postwar Plan to Control Finance, Conflict, Physics and Space by Joseph P. Farrell
Nazi International: The Nazis' Postwar Plan to Control Finance, Conflict, Physics and Space

Physicist and Oxford educated historian Joseph P. Farrell continues his best-selling series of expos├â┬ęs on secret Nazi technology, Nazi survival, and post-war Nazi manipulation of various manufacturing technologies, economies and whole countries. Beginning
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SOE's Ultimate Deception: Operation Periwig by Fredric Boyce
SOE's Ultimate Deception: Operation Periwig

In the closing months of the Second World War, General Eisenhower exhorted the Western Allied forces to redouble their efforts to break the German will to resist. In considering this appeal, General Gubbins, whose Special Operations Executive was making
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Fredric Boyce 21 Jan 2014 $18.94

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Blitz Boy: An Evacuee's Story by Alf Townsend
Blitz Boy: An Evacuee's Story

Blitz Boy is a fascinating recollection of life in the Blitz and of evacuation to Cornwall. Charismatic author Alf Townsend tells the harrowing and touching tale of what it was like for a young inner-city child to suffer the trials of war at first hand.
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Historical Dictionary of World War II: The War against Germany and Italy by Anne Sharp Wells
Historical Dictionary of World War II: The War against Germany and Italy

The Historical Dictionary of World War II: The War against Germany and Italy relates the history of this war through a chronology, an introductory essay, maps and photos, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has more than 300 cross-referenced
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German POWs, Der Ruf, and the Genesis of Group 47: The Political Journey of Alfred Andersch and Hans Werner Richter by Aaron D. Horton
German POWs, Der Ruf, and the Genesis of Group 47: The Political Journey of Alfred Andersch and Hans Werner Richter

This work traces the lives and careers of German authors Alfred Andersch and Hans Werner Richter,
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On Seas Contested: The Seven Great Navies of the Second World War by Vincent P. O┐Hara
On Seas Contested: The Seven Great Navies of the Second World War

An international team of naval historians and scholars has pooled their expertise for this definitive reference on how the great navies of World War II were organized and how they trained, operated, and fought. They provide a point-by-point evaluation
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Behind Japanese Lines: With the OSS in Burma by Richard Dunlop
Behind Japanese Lines: With the OSS in Burma

In early 1942, with World War II going badly, President Roosevelt turned to General William “Wild Bill" Donovan, now known historically as the “Father of Central Intelligence," with orders to form a special unit whose primary mission was to prepare
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Richard Dunlop 20 Jan 2014 $14.95

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May Day! May Day! by Jack B. Scott
May Day! May Day!

World War II was the first conflict in which air power was a deciding and indispensable factor. May Day! May Day! Close Encounters (An Instructor Pilot Remembers) reveals the personal stories of the aircrews who flew and maintained the planes and who

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Seeking Signs of Sanity by Russell E. Spooner
Seeking Signs of Sanity

We were probably the most despised members of the armed forces, but our assignment had never been a matter of choice, and we did not, in the beginning, have any clue as to why we should be so disliked. In due time, all this would become clear. Our job

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On the Roads of War: A Soviet Cavalryman on the Eastern Front by Ivan Yakushin
On the Roads of War: A Soviet Cavalryman on the Eastern Front

Ivan Yakushin survived the Siege of Leningrad, fought at the Battle of Kursk and pursued the retreating German army through Russia, Belorussia, Poland and into Germany itself. This is the story of his war. He tells the tale in his own words, with remarkable
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Lucky Sweetbrier by Tanney Edward Oberg
Lucky Sweetbrier

The night before, a Japanese seaplane under cover of darkness, landed on the other side of the harbor - unnoticed. In the early morning, he took off and dove at a liberty ship, a short distance off Sweetbrier's port bow. The area wasn't even alerted -

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Europa, Europa by Solomon Perel
Europa, Europa

The Inspiration Behind The Golden Globe-Winning Film

"An engrossing and memorable tale."-Jewish Book World
"The sheer emotion of telling the tale is palpable. The whole is moving, and strange beyond belief." -The Times (London)

International acclaim

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World in Flames, A: A Short History of the Second World War in Europe and Asia 1939-1945 by Martin Kitchen
World in Flames, A: A Short History of the Second World War in Europe and Asia 1939-1945

A concise account of the war - including the war in Asia and the Pacific as well as the European arena. Covers the formation of the victorious Grand Alliance and to the problems that beset it, and to Nazi Germany's relations with its allies.
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Churchill's Adaptive Enterprise: Lessons for Business Today by Mark Kozak-Holland
Churchill's Adaptive Enterprise: Lessons for Business Today

Winston Churchill is widely regarded as one of the greatest leaders of the 20th century. But as he became Prime Minister in May 1940, in a period of calamitous change, what did he actually do? How did he transform his organization to turn his perilous
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US World War II Parachute Infantry Regiments by Gordon Rottman
US World War II Parachute Infantry Regiments

From North Africa, Sicily, and Italy, to Normandy and Holland, the Battle of the Bulge, into the heart of Nazi Germany, and also in jungle battles in the Pacific the parachute infantry regiments were among the most highly decorated US Army units of World
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Gordon Rottman 11 Jan 2014 $14.95

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Aces of the 325th Fighter Group by Tom Ivie
Aces of the 325th Fighter Group

American pilots flew P-40 Warhawk, P-47 Thunderbolt, and P-51 Mustang fighters over Noth Africa, Sicily, and Italy in the World War II Mediterranean Theater of Operations as part of the 325th Fighter Group.

The 325th FG was activated under General Order

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Taught to Kill by John B. Babcock
Taught to Kill

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Canada and the Liberation of the Netherlands, May 1945 by Lance Goddard
Canada and the Liberation of the Netherlands, May 1945

At the end of the Second World War, Canadians gave the Dutch freedom and food, and an eternal friendship was forged.
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The Timid Marine by Joseph Lanciotti
The Timid Marine

The Timid Marine examines the courage of young men facing combat in World War II during the battle for Okinawa. It takes four kids from their hometowns to Parris Island Boot Camp, the South Pacific and China.

The author, Joseph Lanciotti, describes

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Cap Badges of the British Army 1939-45 by G. L. D Alderton
Cap Badges of the British Army 1939-45

The British Army has always set great store by its cap badges, which, in miniature, encapsulated the history and traditions of the units that wore them. They were worn with pride by the County regiments (that formed the bulk of the infantry) throughout
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In Presence of My Foes: From Calais to Colditz via the Polish Underground - The Travels and Travails of a POW by Gris Davies-Scourfield
In Presence of My Foes: From Calais to Colditz via the Polish Underground - The Travels and Travails of a POW

This is a wartime escape memoir that ranks with the finest. Seriously wounded and captured at Calais, the Author recovered to escape from his POW camp in a load of rubbish. He was on the run thanks to the Polish Underground for nine months and was recaptured
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Battle of the Bulge by Andrew Rawson
Battle of the Bulge

Hitler's desperate last throw during the depths of winter 1944/45 came perilously close to being a major disaster for the Allies. Their offensive through the Ardennes fell on the Americans and caught them totally by surprise. Unaccustomed to setbacks,
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Delaware's Ghost Towers: The Coast Artillery's Forgotten Last Stand During the Darkest Days of World War II by William C. Grayson
Delaware's Ghost Towers: The Coast Artillery's Forgotten Last Stand During the Darkest Days of World War II

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Doolittle by Dik Alan Daso
Doolittle

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The Pacific War Papers by Donald M. Goldstein
The Pacific War Papers

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On American Soil: How Justice Became a Casualty of World War II by Jack Hamann
On American Soil: How Justice Became a Casualty of World War II

On a hot August night in 1944, a soldier's body was discovered hanging by a rope from a cable spanning an obstacle course at Seattle's Fort Lawton. The body was identified as Private Guglielmo Olivotto, one of the thousands of Italian prisoners of war
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The War Comes to Plum Street by Bruce C. Smith
The War Comes to Plum Street

The War Comes to Plum Street brings to life the Second World War through the eyes of a small group of neighbors from a Midwestern town. Bruce C. Smith presents their stories just as they happened, without explanation or interpretation. To experience the
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Assaults From the Sky by Martin Bowman
Assaults From the Sky

This is the second volume of a comprehensive five part work on D-Day that includes a multitude of personal military accounts from both Allied and German Aviation personnel 'who were there'. Overlord began with an assault by more than 23,000 airborne troops,
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Beyond the Dams to the Tirpitz: The Later Operations of the 617 Squadron by Alan W. Cooper
Beyond the Dams to the Tirpitz: The Later Operations of the 617 Squadron

First published to acclaim in 1983, this book is set to impact upon the book-buying public, eager for accounts of this period of World War history. Relaying the later operations of 617 Squadron, this book steers away from typical accounts of the group,
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Churchill's Secret Defence Army: Resisting the Nazi Invader by Arthur Ward
Churchill's Secret Defence Army: Resisting the Nazi Invader

By the spring of 1940, the phoney war suddenly became very real. In April Hitler's forces, invaded Norway and a month later began their assault on France and the Low Countries. The Anglo/French allies were routed. The British escaped to fight another day
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Disaster at Stalingrad: An Alternate History by Peter Tsouras
Disaster at Stalingrad: An Alternate History

It is early September 1942 and the German commander of the Sixth Army, General Paulus, assisted by the Fourth Panzer Army, is poised to advance on the Russian city of Stalingrad. His primary mission was to take the city, crushing this crucial center of
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Fighters Under Construction in World War Two by Graham Simons
Fighters Under Construction in World War Two

There has been bookshelf after bookshelf of books compiled, written and published about British aircraft, the Royal Air Force and the activities of its pilots during World War Two. Tales of derring do, bravery and gallantry quite rightly litter the bookshelves
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Hitler Strikes North: The Nazi Invasion of Norway & Denmark, April 9, 1940 by J. Greene & A. Massignani
Hitler Strikes North: The Nazi Invasion of Norway & Denmark, April 9, 1940

More than any other campaign of WWII, Operation Weserubing has been shrouded in mystery. Strategic political and legal issues were unclear and military issues were dominated by risk. The German success was the result of improvisation and the application
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Bicycling to Amersfoort by Robert Graef
Bicycling to Amersfoort

A timely memoir of life under Nazi occupation vividly reminds us that most of war's damage is collateral, most of the casualties are non-combatants, and most of their wounds are psychological.

A boy and his family learn to survive after German forces

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My log book of World War II by Everett W. Haegele
My log book of World War II

The day following the infamous D-Day invasion, author Everett W. Haegele set sail from New York to England with the 7th Armored Division of the U.S. Army to join the Allied offensive in France. Haegele's memoir, based on a diary he kept during his German

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The Role of the Soviet Union in the Second World War: A Re-examination by Boris Sokolov
The Role of the Soviet Union in the Second World War: A Re-examination

This book investigates several controversial issues regarding the role of the Soviet Union and the performance of the Soviet government and Red Army, to which the author provides some provocative answers. The primary question explored by the author, however,
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Ten Men, a 'Flying Boxcar," and a War by Emmett G. (Mac) Mackenzie
Ten Men, a 'Flying Boxcar," and a War

'.the simple fact is that ten men, boy's really, came together out of nowhere. did what was asked of them, and returned to their nowhere". These are the no-nonsense words of Crew 313's navigator, Mike Ozckus, that hint at the camaraderie, skill, danger,

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SIGINT: The Secret History of Signals Intelligence in the World Wars by Peter F. Matthews
SIGINT: The Secret History of Signals Intelligence in the World Wars

In the First World War, a vast network of signals rapidly expanded across the globe, spawning a new breed of spies and intelligence operatives to code, de-code and analyse thousands of messages
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Panzer Commander: The Memoirs of Hans von Luck by Hans Von Luck
Panzer Commander: The Memoirs of Hans von Luck

Panzer Commander is one of the classic memoirs of the Second World War. A professional soldier, Hans von Luck joined the Panzerwaffe in its earliest days, where he served under Erwin Rommel, and went on to fight in the Blitzkrieg in Poland, France and
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The Boys of Shakespeare's School in the Second World War by Richard Pearson
The Boys of Shakespeare's School in the Second World War

Like the Great War generation before them, the Old Boys of King Edward VI School, Stratford-upon-Avon, (known as Shakespeare's School) answered the Nation's call to arms in 1939 with steely determination and, it has to be presumed, an absolute belief in
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A World at Arms: A Global History of World War II by Gerhard L. Weinberg
A World at Arms: A Global History of World War II

Widely hailed as a masterpiece, this is the first history of World War II to provide a truly global account of the war that encompassed six continents. Starting with the changes that restructured Europe and her colonies following the First World War, Gerhard
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The War Angels: An Astonishing Soul Searching Journey Of One Man...and The Heroic Faith Of An Entire Village Against Satanic For by Ronald L. Gaiser
The War Angels: An Astonishing Soul Searching Journey Of One Man...and The Heroic Faith Of An Entire Village Against Satanic For

In a remote village, high in the snow-capped mountains of southern Poland, during the worst winter of World War II, a beautiful polish woman presiding over the village peasants, a brute of a partisan leader, and an outlaw priest with a mysterious past,
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Carriers at War: 1939-1945 by Adrian Stewart
Carriers at War: 1939-1945

The Author begins this fascinating book by tracing aircraft carrier development between the Wars. Eschewed by the Germans and Italians and with Britain squandering her early lead, the Americans and Japanese became front-runners. The Royal Navy learnt the
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Rohna Memories by Michael Walsh
Rohna Memories

On November 26, 1943 the United States sustained its largest loss of troops at sea. Over 2,000 U.S. servicemen were aboard the British troop ship HMT Rohna in the Mediterranean on their way to the China-Burma-India Theater of war. Traveling in a convoy,

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Armoured Warfare and Hitler's Allies 1941-1945 by Anthony Tucker-Jones
Armoured Warfare and Hitler's Allies 1941-1945

German, American and British tanks come to mind first whenever the military vehicles of the Second World War are considered - they get all the historical attention. The tanks, self-propelled guns and armored cars built and deployed by the secondary nations
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Armoured Warfare in Northwest Europe 1944-45 by Anthony Tucker-Jones
Armoured Warfare in Northwest Europe 1944-45

This latest volume in Anthony Tucker-Jones's series of photographic histories of armored warfare records in graphic detail the role played by tanks, infantry fighting vehicles and self-propelled artillery during the decisive campaign in northwest Europe
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Tapping Hitler's Generals: Transcripts of Secret Conversations 1942-45 by S÷nke Neitzel
Tapping Hitler's Generals: Transcripts of Secret Conversations 1942-45

'A goldmine of information about what the German High Command privately thought of the war, Adolf Hitler, the Nazis and each other' - Andrew Roberts 'One of the most important books on World War II to be published in the last thirty years' - Tim Newark
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With the Red Devils at Arnhem: Personal Experiences with the 1st Polish Parachute Brigade 1944 by Marek Swiecicki
With the Red Devils at Arnhem: Personal Experiences with the 1st Polish Parachute Brigade 1944

The Battle of Arnhem remains a much-studied and discussed battle, with an uninterrupted flow of books being published about it. Helion are bringing back into print a fascinating eyewitness account that has remained overlooked since it was last published
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Letters From a War Hero by Renee Linnell
Letters From a War Hero

I have to laugh at the bunk they spread all over the newspapers. Every time somebody hears a rumor or gets an idea he flashes it out on the front page in huge black print. The papers are full of speculation as to what will happen where and when. It sounds

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Tank Commander: From the Fall of France to the Defeat of Germany - The Memoirs of Bill Close by Bill Close
Tank Commander: From the Fall of France to the Defeat of Germany - The Memoirs of Bill Close

Bill Close had a remarkable war. In campaign after campaign, from the defense of Calais in 1940 to the defeat of Germany in 1945, he served as a tank commander in the Royal Tank Regiment - and he survived. His tanks were hit eleven times by enemy shellfire
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The "Weekend Crisis" of May 1938 by Guy Setton
The "Weekend Crisis" of May 1938

The "Weekend Crisis" during May 1938 presents a classic case-study in the strategy pre-emption. Czechoslovak intelligence was convinced that Hitler was on the verge of ordering the invasion of their country four months before the infamous Munich Conference.

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Dogfight: The Battle of Britain by Adam Classen
Dogfight: The Battle of Britain

This book tells the story of Australians and New Zealanders in one of the Second World War's defining and most memorable campaigns. From 9 July until 31 October 1940, the German air force (the Luftwaffe) sought aerial supremacy in skies over England as
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Unsung Eagles: True Stories of America's Citizen Airmen in the Skies of World War II by Jay Stout
Unsung Eagles: True Stories of America's Citizen Airmen in the Skies of World War II

The nearly half-million American aircrewmen who served during World War II have almost disappeared. And so have their stories. Award-winning writer and former fighter pilot Jay A. Stout uses Unsung Eagles to save an exciting collection of those accounts
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Sherlock's Squadron: The Incredible True Stories of the Unsung RAF Heroes of World War Two by Steve Holmes
Sherlock's Squadron: The Incredible True Stories of the Unsung RAF Heroes of World War Two

John Holmes was a schoolboy when World War II broke out in 1939, but even then he knew his destiny lay in the skies. "Boys from these parts don't join the RAF," he was told on more than one occasion. But they were wrong. After many months undergoing selection
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Armoured Warfare in the Italian Campaign: 1943 to 1945 by Anthony Tucker-Jones
Armoured Warfare in the Italian Campaign: 1943 to 1945

The Second World War campaigns in North Africa, on the Eastern Front and in northwest Europe were dominated by armored warfare, but the battles in Italy were not. The mountainous topography of the Italian peninsula ensured that it was foremost an infantry
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Dieppe by Major Tim Saunders
Dieppe

In 1942, with the outcome of the war very much in the balance, there was a pressing need for military success on mainland Europe. Churchill ordered Admiral Lord Mountbatten's Combined Operations HQ to take the war to the Germans. The Canadians were selected
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Confounding the Reich: The RAF's Secret War of Electronic Countermeasures in WWII by Martin Bowman
Confounding the Reich: The RAF's Secret War of Electronic Countermeasures in WWII

On 23 November 1943, 100 (Bomber Support) Group of RAF Bomber Command was formed. The object was to consolidate the various squadrons and units that had been fighting a secret war of electronics and radar countermeasures, attempting to reduce the losses
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Martin Bowman 29 Dec 2013 $6.99

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Silent Hunters: German U-boat Commanders of World War II by Theodore P. Savas
Silent Hunters: German U-boat Commanders of World War II

When World War II erupted across Europe in 1939, Germany knew it could not hope to compete with the Royal Navy in a head-to-head naval war. Left with no viable alternatives, the U-Bootwaffe wagered everything on the submarine in a desperate attempt to
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Nothing Friendly in the Vicinity ...: My Patrols on the Submarine USS Guardfish During WWII by Claude C. Conner
Nothing Friendly in the Vicinity ...: My Patrols on the Submarine USS Guardfish During WWII

As chronicled in Silent Victory, Clay Blair's monumental history of United States submarine operations in World War II, the submarine war against Japan was a relatively little known war-within-a-war. It was waged by an initially small but expanding force
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The Rhine Crossing by Andrew Rason
The Rhine Crossing

By Spring 1945, with the Russians closing fast on Berlin from the East, the US and British Armies of Patton and Montgomery were faced with one major hurdle, the Rhine. Heavily defended by the Nazis, this obstacle would only be crossed by a massive operation
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Andrew Rason 29 Dec 2013 $1.99

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From North Africa to Nazi Prison Camps by Murray T. Pritchard
From North Africa to Nazi Prison Camps

From North Africa to Nazi Prison Camps tells the harrowing story of a young American school teacher from the Missouri Ozarks that fulfilled his country's call to duty during World War II. This biographical account describes the courage that the author
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Merrill's Marauders: The Untold Story of Unit Galahad and the Toughest Special Forces Mission of World War II by Gavin Mortimer
Merrill's Marauders: The Untold Story of Unit Galahad and the Toughest Special Forces Mission of World War II

In August of 1943, a call went out for American soldiers willing to embark on a "hazardous and dangerous mission" behind enemy lines in Burma. The war department wanted 3,000 volunteers, and it didn't care who they were; they would be expendable, with
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A World at Total War by Roger Chickering
A World at Total War

This volume presents the results of a fifth and final conference on the history of total war. It is devoted to the Second World War, which many scholars regard as the paradigmatic instance of total war. In considering the validity of this proposition,
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Torpedo Junction: U-Boat War Off America's East Coast, 1942 by Homer Hickam Jr.
Torpedo Junction: U-Boat War Off America's East Coast, 1942

Slaughter at sea—just miles from U.S. soil!

In 1942 German U-boats turned the shipping lanes off Cape Hatteras into a sea of death. Cruising up and down the U.S. eastern seaboard, they sank 259 ships, littering the waters with cargo and bodies. As

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Air Commandos Against Japan: Allied Special Operations in World War II Burma by William T. Y'Blood
Air Commandos Against Japan: Allied Special Operations in World War II Burma

In 1943 the U.S. Army Air Forces created what would become the Air Commandos, a unit that marked a milestone in tactical operations in support of British ground forces invading Burma. William T. Y'Blood tells the story of how these daring American aviators
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The Currents of War: A New History of American-Japanese Relations, 1899-1941 by Sidney L. Pash
The Currents of War: A New History of American-Japanese Relations, 1899-1941

From 1899 until the American entry into World War II, U.S. presidents sought to preserve China's territorial integrity in order to guarantee American businesses access to Chinese markets -- a policy famously known as the "open door." Before the Russo-Japanese

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Thailand's Secret War by E. Bruce Reynolds
Thailand's Secret War

This book is an absorbing account of secret operations and political intrigue in wartime Thailand. During World War II Free Thai organizations cooperated with Allied intelligence agencies in an effort to rescue their nation from the consequences of its
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BEYOND COURAGE: Air Sea Rescue by Walrus Squadrons in the Adriatic, Mediterranean and Tyrrhenian Seas 1942-1945 by Norman Franks
BEYOND COURAGE: Air Sea Rescue by Walrus Squadrons in the Adriatic, Mediterranean and Tyrrhenian Seas 1942-1945

This new book covers the adventures of 283, 284, 293 and 294 Walrus Squadrons, operating from North Africa, Sicily, Italy and Sardinia. The pilots, like their counterparts in England, knew of the dangers of landing on the sea. It was a daunting task attempting
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Fighting Hitler's Jets: The Extraordinary Story of the American Airmen Who Beat the Luftwaffe and Defeated Nazi Germany by Robert F. Dorr
Fighting Hitler's Jets: The Extraordinary Story of the American Airmen Who Beat the Luftwaffe and Defeated Nazi Germany

Fighting Hitler's Jets brings together in a single, character-driven narrative two groups of men at war: on one side, American fighter pilots and others who battled the secret "wonder weapons" with which Adolf Hitler hoped to turn the tide; on the other,
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Atrocity, Deviance, and Submarine Warfare: Norms and Practices during the World Wars by Nachman Ben-Yehuda
Atrocity, Deviance, and Submarine Warfare: Norms and Practices during the World Wars

In the early 20th century, the diesel-electric submarine made possible a new type of unrestricted naval warfare. Such brutal practices as targeting passenger, cargo, and hospital ships not only violated previous international agreements; they were targeted
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American Soldier of WWII: D-Day, A Visual Reference by Denis Hambucken
American Soldier of WWII: D-Day, A Visual Reference

On June 6, 1944, 75,000 American men landed on the beaches of Normandy. The opening act in the liberation of Western Europe was the most ambitious military operation in history. This book provides an intimate look at soldiers' day-to-day experience through

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Forgotten Ally: China┐s World War II, 1937-1945 by Rana Mitter
Forgotten Ally: China┐s World War II, 1937-1945

The epic, untold story of China's devastating eight-year war of resistance against Japan in World War II.

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Bomb Girls: Britain's Secret Army: The Munitions Women of World War II by Jacky Hyams
Bomb Girls: Britain's Secret Army: The Munitions Women of World War II

They were the unsung heroines of World War II; the wives, mothers, and teenage girls, all "doing their bit" for the war effort, clocking in daily to work in vast munitions factories, helping make the explosives, bullets, and war machines that would ensure
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Lionel by Louis Marlio
Lionel

The exceptional circumstances of Lionel Mosséri's short but remarkable life and military career are described by his stepfather, Louis Marlio, in the Preface to letters which Lionel wrote home to his family. Highly-intelligent, articulate and revealing
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The Crooked Road To Combat by J. D. Carrol F. Dillon B. A.
The Crooked Road To Combat

At the beginning of World War II, the Army Air Force descended upon the college campuses across the land to enlist as many college students as possible in its Aviation Cadet program before the other branches of service could recruit them. Numerous commitments

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Rosie the Rubber Worker: Women Workers in Akron's Rubber Factories during World War II by Kathleen L. Endres
Rosie the Rubber Worker: Women Workers in Akron's Rubber Factories during World War II

In this richly illustrated book Kathleen L. Endres examines the lives of women working in the rubber industry in World War II.Endres points out that women were not new to the factories of Akron. Years before the war, many women had been balancing their
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History of the British U Class Submarine by Derek Walters
History of the British U Class Submarine

Originally designed in 1934 for anti-submarine training, by the end of the war 72 U-Class subs had been commissioned; 17 were lost to the enemy, and 3 in accidents. Manned by crews from seven nations' navies, they served worldwide, and never more successfully
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Secret Channel to Berlin: The Masson-Schellenberg Connection and Swiss Intelligence in World War II by PierreTh Braunschweig
Secret Channel to Berlin: The Masson-Schellenberg Connection and Swiss Intelligence in World War II

This book focuses on the delicate connection between the head of Swiss Intelligence, Colonel Roger Masson, and the German Chief of Espionage, SS General Walter Schellenberg. The author had access to hitherto inaccessible documents, including newly discovered
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PierreTh Braunschweig 12 Dec 2013 $16.99

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Swift, Silent, and Deadly: Marine Amphibious Reconnaissance in the Pacific, 1942-1945 by Bruce Meyers
Swift, Silent, and Deadly: Marine Amphibious Reconnaissance in the Pacific, 1942-1945

An experienced reconnaissance Marine officer, Bruce Meyers paints a colorful and accurate picture of the special recon landings that preceded every major amphibious operation in the Pacific War. Credited with saving countless lives, these Marine scouts
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Cruise of the Lanikai: Incitement to War by Kemp Tolley
Cruise of the Lanikai: Incitement to War

In early December 1941 in the Philippines, a young Navy ensign named Kemp Tolley was given his first ship command, an old 76-foot schooner that had once served as a movie prop in John Ford's "The Hurricane." Crewed mostly by Filipinos who did not speak
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Tin Can Sailor: Life Aboard the USS Sterett, 1939-1945 by Charles R. Calhoun
Tin Can Sailor: Life Aboard the USS Sterett, 1939-1945

More than eight hundred sailors served aboard the Sterett during her hazardous and demanding duties in World War II. This is the story of those men and their beloved ship, recorded by a junior officer who served on the famous destroyer from her commissioning
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A Dark Song of Blood by Ben Pastor
A Dark Song of Blood

Rome, 1944, the last days of Nazi occupation. A German officer investigates three murders in a city drenched in violence.
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The Mystery of U-33: Hitler's Secret Envoy by Nigel Graddon
The Mystery of U-33: Hitler's Secret Envoy

The incredible story of the mystery U-Boats of WWII! Graddon first chronicles the story of the mysterious U-33 that landed in Scotland in 1940 and involved the top-secret Enigma device. He then looks at U-Boat special missions during and after WWII, including
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Jungle War: Mavericks, Marauders and Madmen in the China-Burma-India Theater of World War II by Gerald Astor
Jungle War: Mavericks, Marauders and Madmen in the China-Burma-India Theater of World War II

Praise for Gerald Astor

"No one does oral history better than Gerald Astor. . . . Great reading."
-Stephen Ambrose on The Mighty Eighth

"Gerald Astor has proven himself a master. Here, World War II is brought to life through the hammer blows of their airborne

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Target: Rabaul: The Allied Siege of Japan's Most Infamous Stronghold, March 1943 - August 1945 by Bruce Gamble
Target: Rabaul: The Allied Siege of Japan's Most Infamous Stronghold, March 1943 - August 1945

As the final book in Bruce Gamble's esteemed trilogy on the War in the Pacific, Target: Rabaul picks up where Fortress Rabaul, the second installment, leaves off-and sets the stage for the major Allied aerial engagements of 1943-1954, which would
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The Origins of the Second World War 1933-1941 by Ruth Henig
The Origins of the Second World War 1933-1941

Updated and expanded throughout, to take into consideration the most up-to-date historical research, this new edition of The Origins of the Second World War analyzes the reasons for the outbreak of the Second World War.
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Lapham's Raiders: Guerrillas in the Philippines, 1942-1945 by Robert Lapham & Bernard Norling
Lapham's Raiders: Guerrillas in the Philippines, 1942-1945

" On December 8, 1941, the day after the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, the Japanese invaded the Philippine Islands, catching American forces unprepared and forcing their eventual surrender. Among the American soldiers who managed to avoid capture was
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Destination Gulag by Steven Kashuba
Destination Gulag

With the death of Vladimir Lenin, Josef Stalin came into power and immediately moved to state control of production and distribution. The Kozlovs were branded as kulaks, their farm seized through a policy of collectivization and their crops treated

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With Utmost Spirit by Barbara Tomblin
With Utmost Spirit

" Nineteen months before the D-day invasion of Normandy, Allied assault forces landed in North Africa in Operation TORCH, the first major amphibious operation of the war in Europe. Under the direction of Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, AUS, Adm. Andrew B. Cunningham,
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Endkampf by Stephen Fritz
Endkampf

" A Military History Book Club Selection At the end of World War II, Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, fearing that retreating Germans would consolidate large numbers of troops in an Alpine stronghold and from there conduct a protracted guerilla war, turned U.S.
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The Butcher of Poland: Hitler's Lawyer Hans Frank by Garry O'Connor
The Butcher of Poland: Hitler's Lawyer Hans Frank

The life of the Bavarian Hans Frank, one of the ten war criminals hanged at Nuremburg in 1946, who converted to Catholicism before he died, has not received the full attention the world has given to other Nazi leaders. In many ways he warrants it more.
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Britain, Germany and the Battle of the Atlantic: A Comparative Study by Dennis Haslop
Britain, Germany and the Battle of the Atlantic: A Comparative Study

The length, scale and intensity of the Battle of the Atlantic led the British and German navies to make substantial changes to their organisation, strategy and tactics. In this book, Dennis Haslop examines the pivotal lessons learned, and how these helped
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Fateful Flight of the Lonesome Polecat II by Michael I. Darter
Fateful Flight of the Lonesome Polecat II

For 60 years the author felt much anguish and yearned to discover what happened to his only brother, S/Sgt. Eugene F. Darter, who enlisted in the Army-Air Force after Pearl Harbor and was assigned to a B-17 crew. Just before departing for England and never

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Bomber Boys by Mel Rolfe
Bomber Boys

Three weeks after Stirling air gunner Doug Fry was reported missing over Germany his mother was still clinging to the vain hope that he was alive. Then a neighbour said she had seen him in the cinema just down the road. The airman and his crew had been
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Wolfpack Warriors: The Story of World War II's Most Successful Fighter Outfit by Roger Freeman
Wolfpack Warriors: The Story of World War II's Most Successful Fighter Outfit

In the later years of the Second World War Germany was subjected to a tremendous onslaught by the bomber commands of both the RAF and USAAF, as well as being assaulted by land. For these twin strategies to succeed the Allies had to obtain and hold air
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Oradour: The Massacre and Aftermath by Philip Beck
Oradour: The Massacre and Aftermath

The destruction of the French village of Oradour and the massacre of its population in June 1944 by the SS Das Reich Division ranks as one of the most notorious atrocities of the Second World War. The scars that were left will never fully heal and there
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Bomber Aircrew of World War Ii: True Stories of Frontline Air Combat by Bruce Halpenny
Bomber Aircrew of World War Ii: True Stories of Frontline Air Combat

Aircrew on a bomber in World War II experienced a cold, tiring and perilous existence. The RAF flew at night, when the human spirit is at its lowest ebb and for many it did not seem prudent to think further ahead than the target, and then hope for a safe
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Secret Letters from the Railway: The Remarkable Record of a Japanese POW by Charles Steel
Secret Letters from the Railway: The Remarkable Record of a Japanese POW

Charles Steel took part in two military disasters - the Fall of France and the Dunkirk evacuation, and the Fall of Singapore. Shortly before the latter, he married Louise. Within days of being captured by the Japanese, he began writing a weekly letter
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Cherbourg: Battleground WW2 by Andrew Rawson
Cherbourg: Battleground WW2

Following the landings in Normandy, one of the Allies main concerns was how to supply the expanding beachhead. Having cut off the Cotentin peninsula, General Bradley turned his attentions to the port of Cherbourg, the deep-water port nearest to the American
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Fighter Pilots in World War Ii: True Stories of Frontline Air Combat by Bruce Halpenny
Fighter Pilots in World War Ii: True Stories of Frontline Air Combat

This is the story of Allied fighter pilots and the part they played in all the principal operational theatres of World War II. It also tells of life on the wartime airfield and how ground crew kept the aircraft ready for action either in the bitter cold
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Bomber Commander: Don Saville DSO, DFC - 'The Mad Australian by F. Chappel
Bomber Commander: Don Saville DSO, DFC - 'The Mad Australian

Wing Commander Donald Teale Saville DSO, DFC joined the Royal Australian Air Force in 1927. From 1932 until 1939 he flew and tested private aircraft, was a flying instructor and then a Captain-pilot with Australian National Airways. In 1936, at the age
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Battle Tales from Burma by John Randle (Brigadier OBE MC)
Battle Tales from Burma

John Randle served with the greatly respected Baluch Regiment of the former Indian Army right through the fiercely fought Burma Campaign, winning an MC yet on VJ day he was only some 60 miles from where had started out nearly four years before. Unlike
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Sadists Of The Rising Sun: Japanese War Atrocities in China And South-East Asia by Stephen Barber
Sadists Of The Rising Sun: Japanese War Atrocities in China And South-East Asia

SADISTS?OF?THE?RISING?SUN focuses on the unique cruelty and capacity for slaughter displayed by Japan, from the beginning of the 1930s, with the origins of its atrocity-focused incursions into East Asia, until the devastation of its cities and incineration
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Night Of The Nazi Werewolf: 6 Keynote Speeches 1939-41 by Adolf Hitler
Night Of The Nazi Werewolf: 6 Keynote Speeches 1939-41

Adolf Hitler's meteoric rise to power in 1930s Germany was due largely to his mesmeric skills as an orator. This special ebook anthology collects six of Hitler's keynote speeches, given at venues including Berlin Sportspalast and the Reichstag during the
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Doctor to the Resistance by Hal Vaughan
Doctor to the Resistance

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Jungvolk: The Story of a Boy Defending Hitler's Reich by Wilhelm R. Gehlen & Don A. Gregory
Jungvolk: The Story of a Boy Defending Hitler's Reich

This is the wartime memoir of a boy named Will, who happened to be the nephew of the head of Nazi Germany's intelligence agency, Foreign Armies East. After reading this book, the reader will wonder who had the most exciting time during World War II. Will
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Dr. Seuss Goes to War: The World War II Editorial Cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel by Richard H. Minear & Dr. Seuss
Dr. Seuss Goes to War: The World War II Editorial Cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel

For decades, readers throughout the world have enjoyed the marvelous stories and illustrations of Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss. But few know the work Geisel did as a political cartoonist during World War II, for the New York daily newspaper
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Old Glory Stories: American Combat Leadership in World War II by Cole C. Kingseed
Old Glory Stories: American Combat Leadership in World War II

Saying that no generation of Americans has produced a finer array of combat commanders than that of World War II, a thirty-year army veteran examines combat leadership throughout the war at every level of command in the U.S. Army. The author argues that
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Crimes and Mercies: The Fate of German Civilians Under Allied Occupation, 1944 - 1950 by James Bacque
Crimes and Mercies: The Fate of German Civilians Under Allied Occupation, 1944 - 1950

Juxtaposes food-aid programs in Germany after WWII against deliberate Allied starvation and expulsion policies.
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Sea of Sharks: A Sailor's World War II Survival Story by Elmer Renner & Ken Birks
Sea of Sharks: A Sailor's World War II Survival Story

Caught off Okinawa in the fiercest typhoon in history at the end of World War II. Elmer Renner, then a young officer aboard a US minesweeper, recounts the horror of his ship sinking. Renner and eight other sailors clung to a small raft for days, battling
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Fear Drive My Feet by Peter Ryan
Fear Drive My Feet

Classic memoir of an 18-year-old Australian soldier behind enemy lines in New Guinea in World War II.
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No. 71 (Eagle) Squadron (eBook only edition) by Phil Listemann
No. 71 (Eagle) Squadron (eBook only edition)

A deep study of this unit which includes history, the men who flew with it, details on losses, claims, statistics with plenty of photos and colour profiles. Three printable posters are also included.
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No. 146 Squadron 1941-1945 by Phil Listemann
No. 146 Squadron 1941-1945

The purpose of this study is to provide aviation historians and enthusiasts with a range of information relative to each of the Commonwealth squadrons that saw combat during World War II. Each record will comprise a short history, complete with illustrations
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No. 137 Squadron 1941-1945 by Phil Listemann
No. 137 Squadron 1941-1945

A deep study of this unit which includes history, the men who flew with it, details on losses, claims, statistics with plenty of photos and colour profiles. Three printable posters are also included.
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No. 441 (RCAF) Squadron 1944-1945 by Phil Listemann
No. 441 (RCAF) Squadron 1944-1945

A deep study of this unit which includes history, the men who flew with it, details on losses, claims, statistics with plenty of photos and colour profiles. Three printable posters are also included.
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No. 443 (RCAF) Squadron 1944-1946 by Phil Listemann
No. 443 (RCAF) Squadron 1944-1946

A deep study of this unit which includes history, the men who flew with it, details on losses, claims, statistics with plenty of photos and colour profiles. Three printable posters are also included.
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No. 168 Squadron 1942-1945 by Phil Listemann
No. 168 Squadron 1942-1945

he purpose of this study is to provide aviation historians and enthusiasts with a range of information relative to each of the Commonwealth squadrons that saw combat during World War II. Each record will comprise a short history, complete with illustrations
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Supermarine Spitfire Mk.VI by Phil H. Listemann
Supermarine Spitfire Mk.VI

The 'SQUADRONS!' series details in each title the operational usage of an aircraft version used by the RAF, squadron per sqaudron...with plenty of first hand photos and unpublished material.
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Hurricanes over Singapore: RAF, RNZAF AND NEI FIGHTERS IN ACTION AGAINST THE JAPANESE OVER THE ISLAND AND THE NETHERLANDS EAST I by Brian Cull
Hurricanes over Singapore: RAF, RNZAF AND NEI FIGHTERS IN ACTION AGAINST THE JAPANESE OVER THE ISLAND AND THE NETHERLANDS EAST I

Hurricanes over Singapore is the companion volume to the successful Buffaloes over Singapore published in 2003. It continues the story of the RAF's gallant but futile attempt to stop the might of the Japanese invasion force in its quest to conquer not
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Daughter of Poland: Anna Bibro by Mary Dodaro
Daughter of Poland: Anna Bibro

The suffering of the Jewish people during WWII has been well documented, but be have heard little about the lives of others during the war. Anna was an ordinary citizen growing up in prewar Poland. She graduated from a teaching seminary and was married
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It Made You Think of Home: The Haunting Journal of Deward Barnes, CEF: 1916-1919 by Bruce Cane
It Made You Think of Home: The Haunting Journal of Deward Barnes, CEF: 1916-1919

In this diary we hear something that is otherwise gone forever: the authentic voice of the First World War soldier, Everyman in khaki. Fully annotated to enhance the nuance of each entry, Barnes' diary takes us into the trenches and the firing lines of
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Inferno: The Fire Bombing of Japan, March 9 - August 15, 1945 by Edwin P. Hoyt
Inferno: The Fire Bombing of Japan, March 9 - August 15, 1945

Throughout the spring and summer of 1945, Major General Curtis LeMay and his squadron of B29 bombers targeted Tokyo and numerous Japanese cities with near-nightly incendiary bombing campaigns.
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Fighting for Britain: African Soldiers in the Second World War by David Killingray & Martin Plaut
Fighting for Britain: African Soldiers in the Second World War

During the Second World War over half-a-million African troops served with the British Army as combatants and non-combatants in campaigns in the Horn of Africa, the Middle East, Italy and Burma - the largest single movement of African men overseas since
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Death on the Don: The Destruction of Germany's Allies on the Eastern Front, 1941-1944 by Jonathan Trigg
Death on the Don: The Destruction of Germany's Allies on the Eastern Front, 1941-1944

Nazi Germany's assault on the Soviet Union in the summer of 1941, Operation Barbarossa, was the largest invasion in history. Almost 3.5 million men smashed into Stalin's Red Army, reaching the gates of Leningrad, Moscow and Sevastopol. But not all of this
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Dam Busters: The True Story of the Inventors and Airmen Who Led the Devastating Raid to Smash the German Dams in 1943 by James Holland
Dam Busters: The True Story of the Inventors and Airmen Who Led the Devastating Raid to Smash the German Dams in 1943

The night of 16 May, 1943. Nineteen specially adapted Lancaster bombers take off from RAF Scampton in Lincolnshire, each with a huge 9000lb cylindrical bomb strapped underneath it. Their mission: to destroy three dams deep within the German heartland,
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A Death in San Pietro: The Untold Story of Ernie Pyle, John Huston, and the Fight for Purple Heart Valley by Tim Brady
A Death in San Pietro: The Untold Story of Ernie Pyle, John Huston, and the Fight for Purple Heart Valley

A Death in San Pietro chronicles the quietly heroic and beloved Captain Waskow and his company as they make their way into battle. Waskow's 36th ("Texas") Division would ultimately succeed in driving the Germans off the mountains; but not before eighty
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Proceed to Peshawar: The Story of a U.S. Navy Intelligence Mission on the Afghan Border, 1943 by George J. Hill
Proceed to Peshawar: The Story of a U.S. Navy Intelligence Mission on the Afghan Border, 1943

This is a story of adventure in the Hindu Kush Mountains, and of a previously untold Military and Naval Intelligence Mission along about 800 miles of the Durand Line in World War II. The American officers passed through the Tribal Areas and the princely
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Cat Thirteen: An AutoBiographical Novel of a Combat Photographer in World War II by Bob Stubenrauch
Cat Thirteen: An AutoBiographical Novel of a Combat Photographer in World War II

Bob Stubenrauch is sadly not with us to see Cat Thirteen published. This brave, gentle and patriotic man passed away in 1998. His legacy will live forever. Bob was there, in some of the biggest battles of World War II as a combat photographer in the 6th
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The Man Who Never Was: World War II's Boldest Counterintelligence Operation by Ewen Montagu
The Man Who Never Was: World War II's Boldest Counterintelligence Operation

As plans got under way for the Allied invasion of Sicily in June 1943, British counter-intelligence agent Ewen Montagu masterminded a scheme to mislead the Germans into thinking the next landing would occur in Greece. The innovative plot was so successful
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No Surrender: My Thirty-Year War by Hiroo Onoda
No Surrender: My Thirty-Year War

In the spring of 1974, Second Lieutenant Hiroo Onoda of the Japanese army made world headlines when he emerged from the Philippine jungle after a thirty-year ordeal. Hunted in turn by American troops, the Philippine police, hostile islanders, and successive
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D-Day: By Those Who Were There by Peter Liddle
D-Day: By Those Who Were There

Drawing upon a new international archive of the Second World War, the support of veterans world-wide and from archives overseas, the author uses previously unpublished letters, diaries, photographs and reminiscences to tell the story of D Day in a way
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Operation Borneo: The last, untold story of the War in the Pacific, 1945 by Gerard Ramon Case
Operation Borneo: The last, untold story of the War in the Pacific, 1945

THE LAST FORGOTTEN CAMPAIGN IN THE PACIFIC This is the true story of three American Army Companies that served alongside the Australian Army in recapturing the island of Borneo from the Japanese Imperial Army at the end of the Pacific War. It is a long
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The Secret War for the Middle East: The Influence of Axis and Allied Intelligence Operations During World War II by Youssef H. Aboul-Enein
The Secret War for the Middle East: The Influence of Axis and Allied Intelligence Operations During World War II

It can be argued that the Middle East during the World War II has been regarded as that conflict's most overlooked theater of operations. Though the threat of direct Axis invasion never materialized beyond the Egyptian Western Desert with Rommel's Afrika
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Adventures in My Youth: A German Soldier on the Eastern Front 1941-45 by Armin Scheiderbauer
Adventures in My Youth: A German Soldier on the Eastern Front 1941-45

The author could be described as a 'veteran' in every sense of the word, even though he was only aged 21 when the war ended. Armin Scheiderbauer served as an infantry officer with the 252nd Infantry Division, German Army, and saw four years of bitter combat
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Hunt and Kill: U-505 and the Battle of the Atlantic by Theodore Savas
Hunt and Kill: U-505 and the Battle of the Atlantic

One of WWII's pivotal events was the capture of U-505 on June 4, 1944. The top secret seizure of this massive Type IX submarine provided the Allies with priceless information on German technology and innovation. After the war U-505 was transported to Chicago,
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Galloping Ghosts of the Brazilian Coast by Alan C. Carey
Galloping Ghosts of the Brazilian Coast

Galloping Ghosts of the Brazilian Coast: United States Naval Air Operations in the South Atlantic During World War II is the story of United States Navy combat aircrews, their counterparts in the Brazilian Air Force, and those who served aboard German

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Enigma in Many Keys by Robert E. Button
Enigma in Many Keys

Enigma in Many Keys is an insider
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A Time to Flee: Unseen Women of Courage by Betty J. Iverson
A Time to Flee: Unseen Women of Courage

A TIME TO FLEE is a collection of four true stories of UNSEEN WOMEN OF COURAGE during the Second World War in Europe. The book came into being, because the author met these women who mentioned a unique experience that sounded like an interesting story.
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Surrounded by Heroes: Six Campaigns with Divisional Headquarters, 82d Airborne, 1942 - 1945 by Leonard Lebenson
Surrounded by Heroes: Six Campaigns with Divisional Headquarters, 82d Airborne, 1942 - 1945

When the author was inducted into the U.S. Army in 1942 he had no reason to expect special treatment. Instead, because he was a typist and draftsman, he was grabbed up by an outfit desperately in need of those skills. It was the G-3 (Operations) Section
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The Second World War by Bradley Lightbody
The Second World War

Bradley Lightbody presents a fascinating and accessible history of the Second World War in its global context. Examining the war around general themes from ambition and advance, through expansion and containment, to rout and extinction, The Second World
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