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American Sniper

American Sniper

by Chris Kyle; Scott McEwen; Jim Defelice

The #1 New York Times bestselling memoir of U.S. Navy Seal Chris Kyle, and the source for Clint Eastwood’s blockbuster movie which was nominated for six academy awards, including best picture.

From 1999 to 2009, U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle recorded the most career sniper kills in United States military history. His fellow American warriors, whom he protected with deadly precision from rooftops and stealth positions during the Iraq War, called him “The Legend”; meanwhile, the enemy feared him so... Read more
Sea Of Glory

Sea Of Glory

by Nathaniel Philbrick

"Among the best books of this or any other year."-Los Angeles Times Book ReviewAmerica's first frontier was not the West; it was the sea-and no one writes more eloquently about that watery wilderness than Nathaniel Philbrick. In his bestselling In the Heart of the Sea Philbrick probed the nightmarish dangers of the vast Pacific. Now, in an epic sea adventure, he writes about one of the most ambitious voyages of discovery the Western world has ever seen-the U.S. Exploring Expedition of 1838– 1842. On a... Read more
Castles Of Steel

Castles Of Steel

by Robert K Massie

Castles of Steel is a work of non-fiction by Pulitzer Prize-winner Robert K. Massie. It details the naval actions of the First World War with an emphasis on those of the United Kingdom and Imperial Germany. This book continues the examination of the naval arms race between these two powers in Massie's tome Dreadnought: Britain, Germany, and the coming of the Great War.
Okinawa

Okinawa

by Robert Leckie

Penguin delivers you to the front lines of The Pacific Theater with the real-life stories behind the HBO miniseries. Former Marine and Pacific War veteran Robert Leckie tells the story of the invasion of Okinawa, the closing battle of World War II. Leckie is a skilled military historian, mixing battle strategy and analysis with portraits of the men who fought on both sides to give the reader a complete account of the invasion. Lasting 83 days and surpassing D-Day in both troops and material used, the... Read more
One Bullet Away

One Bullet Away

by Nathaniel C Fick

A former captain in the Marines’ First Recon Battalion, who fought in Afghanistan and Iraq, reveals how the Corps trains its elite and offers a point-blank account of twenty-first-century battle.If the Marines are “the few, the proud,” Recon Marines are the fewest and the proudest. Only one Marine in a hundred qualifies for Recon, charged with working clandestinely, often behind enemy lines. Fick’s training begins with a hellish summer at Quantico, after his junior year at... Read more
The Price Of Admiralty

The Price Of Admiralty

by John Keegan

Sir John Desmond Patrick Keegan (1934–2012), was one of the most distinguished contemporary military historians and was for many years the senior lecturer at Sandhurst (the British Royal Military Academy) and the defense editor of the Daily Telegraph (London). Keegan was the author of numerous books including The Face of Battle, The Mask of Command, The Price of Admiralty, Six Armies in Normandy, and The Second World War, and was a fellow at the Royal Society of Literature.
Semper Fi, Mac

Semper Fi, Mac

by Henry Berry

Henry Berry is the author of the classic oral histories, Semper Fi, Mac: Living Memories of the U.S. Marines in World War II, and Hey, Mac, Where Ya Been?: Living Memories of the U.S. Marines in the Korean War, as well as many other works of nonfiction.
Vietnam Order Of Battle

Vietnam Order Of Battle

by Shelby L Stanton

Mountbatten

Mountbatten

by Philip Ziegler

The Sailing Navy, 1775-1854

The Sailing Navy, 1775-1854

by Paul H Silverstone

Admiral Kimmel's Story

Admiral Kimmel's Story

by Husband E Kimmel

Blind Man's Bluff

Blind Man's Bluff

by Sherry; Drew, Christopher; Drew, Annette Lawrence Sontag

The Voyage Of the Armada

The Voyage Of the Armada

by David Howarth

Assault On the Liberty

Assault On the Liberty

by James M Jr Ennes

Thunder Below

Thunder Below

by Eugene B Fluckey

Incredible Victory

Incredible Victory

by Walter Lord

The Two Ocean War

The Two Ocean War

by Samuel Eliot Morison

The Defeat Of the Spanish Armada

The Defeat Of the Spanish Armada

by Garrett Mattingly

On To Berlin

On To Berlin

by James M Gavin

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