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Across the Rhine

By: Davis, Franklin M.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Time Life: August 1980

Seller ID: 49621

ISBN: 0809425432

Condition: Used - Good


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Jarhead : A Marine's Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles

By: Anthony Swofford

Price: $9.75

Publisher: Scribner: March 2003

Seller ID: 51006

ISBN: 0743235355

Condition: Used - Good


Anthony Swofford's "Jarhead" is the first Gulf War memoir by a frontline infantry marine, and it is a searing, unforgettable narrative.When the marines -- or "jarheads," as they call themselves -- were sent in 1990 to Saudi Arabia to fight the Iraqis, Swofford was there, with a hundred-pound pack on his shoulders and a sniper's rifle in his hands. It was one misery upon another. He lived in sand for six months, his girlfriend back home betrayed him for a scrawny hotel clerk, he was punished by boredom and fear, he considered suicide, he pulled a gun on one of his fellow marines, and he was ... View more info

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The Battle of the Atlantic (World War II)

By: Barrie Pitt

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Time Life Education: July 1977

Seller ID: 18815

ISBN: 0809424673

Condition: Used - Good


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The Commanders

By: Bob Woodward

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Pocket: July 1992

Seller ID: 53230

ISBN: 067176960X

Condition: Used - Good


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Half a Wing, Three Engines and a Prayer: B-17s over Germany

By: Brian O'Neill

Price: $8.50

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional: April 1999

Seller ID: 94008

ISBN: 0071341455

Condition: Used - Good


Incorporating a wealth of new material, here is the riveting story of the bombing raids that broke the back of Nazi Germany, praised as "a well-researched, highly readable account of a B-17 combat crew's experience ... excellent." (Roger A. Freeman, author of The Mighty Eighth) View more info

The False Peace: 1972-74 (Vietnam Experience)

By: Clark Dougan, David Fulghum, Samuel Lipsman, Stephen Weiss

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Time Life Education: August 1986

Seller ID: 75510

ISBN: 0939526158

Condition: Used - Good


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No Room for Error: The Story Behind the USAF Special Tactics Unit

By: Col. John T. Carney, Benjamin F. Schemmer

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Presidio Press: September 2003

Seller ID: 95070

ISBN: 0345453352

Condition: Used - Good


"John Carney is one of the few heroes I have."-LT. COL. L. H. "BUCKY" BURRUSS, USA (Ret.) Founding member and Deputy Commander of Delta Force""When the U.S. Air Force decided to create an elite "special tactics" team in the late 1970s to work in conjunction with special-operations forces combating terrorists and hijackers and defusing explosive international emergencies, John T. Carney was the man they turned to. Since then Carney and the U.S. Air Force Special Tactical units have circled the world on sensitive clandestine missions. They have operated behind enemy lines gatheri... View more info

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Tomorrow's Soldier:: The Warriors, Weapons, And Tactics That Will Win America's Wars In The Twenty-First Century

By: David Alexander

Price: $3.25

Publisher: Avon: August 1999

Seller ID: 95717

ISBN: 0380795027

Condition: Used - Good


When Tomorrow's War Erupts, A New Kind Of Warrior Will Fight It.The twentieth century is ending in a revolution of bold new thought and stunning technological advancement -- and nowhere is this more prevalent that within the U.S. millitary. Weaponry unimaginary even a decade ago is already rolling off the assembly lines. Military strategists view the entire world as one enormous battlefield, as they prepare our armed forces to strike swiftly and effectively anywhere on the planet. And Virtual Reality training -- once the exclusive domain of science fiction writes -- is being employed even as y... View more info

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The Best and the Brightest

By: David Halberstam

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: October 1993

Seller ID: 72092

ISBN: 0449908704

Condition: Used - Good


" A rich, entertaining, and profound reading experience." -- The New York Times" The] most comprehensive saga of how America became involved in Vietnam. It is also the Iliad of the American empire and the Odyssey of this nation's search for its idealistic soul. THE BEST AND THE BRIGHTEST is almost like watching an Alfred Hitchcock thriller." -- The Boston Globe" Deeply moving . . . We cannot help but feel the compelling power of this narrative . . . . Dramatic and tragic, a chain of events overwhelming in their force, a distant war embodying illusions and myth... View more info

Modern Land Combat

By: David Miller

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Crescent: December 1988

Seller ID: 27159

ISBN: 0517638541

Condition: Used - Good


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World War Ii Memorial : A Grateful Nation Remembers

By: DOUGLAS BRINKLEY

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Harpercollins: May 2004

Seller ID: 117486

ISBN: 1588342107

Condition: Used - Good


Assuming its rightful place of honor on the National Mall between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument, the World War II Memorial is an eloquent and moving tribute to "The Greatest Generation." Sixteen million Americans served in the armed forces--more than 400,000 gave their lives--and millions supported the war effort from home, all in the name of protecting that which we, as Americans, hold most dear: freedom. "The World War II Memorial," published in conjunction with the dedication of this long-overdue memorial, commemorates the everyday Americans who in countless ways rose... View more info

Setting the Stage (Vietnam Experience Series)

By: Edward Doyle, Samuel Lipsman, Boston Publishing Company

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Silver Burdett Pr: April 1982

Seller ID: 75507

ISBN: 093952600X

Condition: Used - Good


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The Aftermath, 1975-85 (Vietnam Experience)

By: Edward Doyle, Terrence Maitland

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Time Life Education: June 1986

Seller ID: 75509

ISBN: 0939526174

Condition: Used - Good


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The Secret War (World War II)

By: Francis Russell

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Time Life Education: January 1982

Seller ID: 21374

ISBN: 0809425467

Condition: Used - Good


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The Specialist: Revelations of Counterterrorist

By: Gayle Rivers

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Stein And Day: March 1985

Seller ID: 95068

ISBN: 0812830342

Condition: Used - Good


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AIR POWER IN THREE WARS (WWII - Korea - Vietnam).

By: General William W. Momyer.

Price: $12.88

Publisher: USAF: January 1978

Seller ID: 42747

ISBN: B002DWDYME

Condition: Used - Good


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The Battle of Jutland (Wordsworth Military Library)

By: Geoff Bennett

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Wordsworth Military Library: May 1999

Seller ID: 72140

ISBN: 1840222042

Condition: Used - Good


The Wordsworth Military Library covers the breadth of military history, including studies of individual leaders and accounts of major campaigns and great conflicts. View more info

Tennozan: The Battle of Okinawa and the Atomic Bomb

By: George Feifer

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: June 1992

Seller ID: 26593

ISBN: 0395599245

Condition: Used - Good


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The Siege at Hue

By: George W. Smith

Price: $3.70

Publisher: Ballantine Books: July 2000

Seller ID: 130853

ISBN: 0804119465

Condition: Used - Good


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Winners and Losers: Battles, Retreats, Gains, Losses, and Ruins from the Vietnam War

By: Gloria Emerson

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: January 1978

Seller ID: 16137

ISBN: 0156972123

Condition: Used - Good


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