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Hitler's American Gamble

Hitler's American Gamble

Brendan Simms & Charlie LadermanNovember 16, 2021$19.99

A riveting account of the five most crucial days in twentieth-century diplomatic history: from Pearl Harbor to Hitler’s declaration of war on the Un...

Eight Days in May: The Final Collapse of the Third Reich

Eight Days in May: The Final Collapse of the Third Reich

Volker Ullrich & Jefferson ChaseSeptember 21, 2021$14.99

The best-selling author of Hitler: Ascent and Hitler: Downfall reconstructs the chaotic, otherworldly last days of Nazi Germany. In a bunker deep belo...

Instruments of Darkness

Instruments of Darkness

Alfred PriceMarch 30, 2017$11.99

The rapid evolution of radio and radar systems for military use during the Second World War, and devices to counter them, led to a technological battl...

The Splendid and the Vile

The Splendid and the Vile

Erik LarsonFebruary 25, 2020$11.99

#1  NEW YORK TIMES  BESTSELLER • The author of  The Devil in the White City  and  Dead Wake  delivers an intimate...

Lone Survivor

Lone Survivor

Marcus Luttrell & Patrick RobinsonJune 12, 2007$11.99

Follow along a Navy SEAL's firsthand account of American heroism during a secret military operation in Afghanistan in this true story of survival and ...

The Last Duel

The Last Duel

Eric JagerOctober 12, 2004$12.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • “A taut page-turner with all the hallmarks of a good historical thriller.”— Orlando...

The Bomber Mafia

The Bomber Mafia

Malcolm GladwellApril 27, 2021$14.99

An exploration of how technology and best intentions collide in the heat of war A  New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice In The Bomber Maf...

Killing Patton

Killing Patton

Bill O'Reilly & Martin DugardSeptember 23, 2014$9.99

Readers around the world have thrilled to Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy , and Killing Jesus --riveting works of nonfiction that journey into the he...

Band of Brothers

Band of Brothers

Stephen E. AmbroseOctober 26, 2001$13.99

Stephen E. Ambrose’s classic New York Times bestseller and inspiration for the acclaimed HBO series about Easy Company, the ordinary men who became ...

War Fever

War Fever

Randy Roberts & Johnny SmithMarch 24, 2020$12.99

A "marvelous" ( Sports Illustrated ) portrait of the three men whose lives were forever changed by WWI-era Boston and the Spanish flu: baseball star B...

Facing the Mountain

Facing the Mountain

Daniel James BrownMay 11, 2021$13.99

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER One of NPR's "Books We Love" of 2021   “Masterly. An epic story of four Japanese-American families and their sons w...

First Casualty

First Casualty

Toby HarndenSeptember 7, 2021$15.99

"Harnden skillfully interweaves dramatic action sequences with the backstories of the book’s central figures, and briskly highlights the failures of...

SEAL Team Six

SEAL Team Six

Howard E. Wasdin & Stephen TemplinMay 10, 2011$11.99

The New York Times best selling book that takes you inside SEAL Team Six – the covert squad that killed Osama Bin Laden SEAL Team Six is a secret un...

Dam Busters

Dam Busters

James HollandNovember 4, 2013$1.99

The story of the British-made bombs, Upkeep and Highball, successfully dropped on Nazi dams “ has never been told in such depth before” ( Daily Ma...

Spearhead

Spearhead

Adam MakosFebruary 19, 2019$12.99

THE  NEW YORK TIMES,   WALL STREET JOURNAL, LOS ANGELES TIMES,  AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER  “A band of brothers in an American tan...

Surprise, Kill, Vanish

Surprise, Kill, Vanish

Annie JacobsenMay 14, 2019$15.99

From Pulitzer Prize finalist Annie Jacobsen, the untold USA Today bestselling story of the CIA's secret paramilitary units. Surprise . . . your target...

Helmet for My Pillow

Helmet for My Pillow

Robert LeckieAugust 23, 2018$0.99

Here is one of the most riveting first-person accounts ever to come out of World War II. Robert Leckie enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in J...

The Afghanistan Papers

The Afghanistan Papers

Craig Whitlock & The Washington PostAugust 31, 2021$14.99

A Washington Post Best Book of 2021 The #1 New York Times bestselling investigative story of how three successive presidents and their military comman...

The Daughters Of Yalta

The Daughters Of Yalta

Catherine Grace KatzSeptember 29, 2020$9.99

The untold story of the three intelligent and glamorous young women who accompanied their famous fathers to the Yalta Conference in February 1945, and...

Dead Wake

Dead Wake

Erik LarsonMarch 10, 2015$13.99

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the bestselling author and master of narrative nonfiction comes the enthralling story of the sinking of the...

A Higher Call

A Higher Call

Adam Makos & Larry AlexanderDecember 19, 2012$13.99

THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER: “Beautifully told.” —CNN  •  “A remarkable story...worth retelling and celebrating.”— USA Today&...

Citizen Soldiers

Citizen Soldiers

Stephen E. AmbroseApril 23, 2013$16.99

From Stephen E. Ambrose, bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day , the inspiring story of the ordinary men of the U.S. army in northwest Euro...

We Were Soldiers Once . . . and Young

We Were Soldiers Once . . . and Young

Lt. Gen. Harold G. Moore & Joseph L. GallowayNovember 6, 2012$11.99

New York Times Bestseller: A “powerful and epic story . . . the best account of infantry combat I have ever read” (Col. David Hackworth,...

Lost in Shangri-La

Lost in Shangri-La

Mitchell ZuckoffApril 26, 2011$11.99

A New York Times bestseller and the winner of the Winship/PEN New England Award, Lost in Shangri-La is “a truly incredible adventure” ( New York T...

If You Survive

If You Survive

George WilsonMay 12, 1987$8.99

"If you survive your first day, I'll promote you." So promised George Wilson's World War II commanding officer in the hedgerows of Normandy -- and it ...

Area 51

Area 51

Annie JacobsenMay 17, 2011$9.99

This "compellingly hard-hitting" bestseller from a Pulitzer Prize finalist gives readers the complete untold story of the top-secret military base for...

15 Months in SOG

15 Months in SOG

Thom NicholsonJune 28, 1999$7.99

"When we cross the border: no ID, and it's kiss yourself good-bye if Charlie gets ahold of you." In Vietnam, the Military Assistance Command's Studies...

Operation Chastise

Operation Chastise

Max HastingsFebruary 18, 2020$17.99

Best Nonfiction of 2020 -- Kirkus Reviews One of the most lauded historians of our time returns to the Second World War in this magnificent retelling ...

The Day of Battle

The Day of Battle

Rick AtkinsonOctober 2, 2007$12.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In the second volume of his epic trilogy about the liberation of Europe in World War II, Pulitzer Prize winner Rick Atkinson...

The First Wave

The First Wave

Alex KershawMay 14, 2019$5.99

NATIONAL BESTSELLER  • Alex Kershaw,  author of The Longest Winter and  The Liberator,  returns with an utterly immersive, adren...

Three Days at the Brink

Three Days at the Brink

Bret Baier & Catherine WhitneyOctober 22, 2019$11.99

The Instant New York Times Bestseller "I could not put this extraordinary book down. Three Days at the Brink is a masterpiece: ele...

Bill O'Reilly's Legends and Lies: The Civil War

Bill O'Reilly's Legends and Lies: The Civil War

David FisherJune 6, 2017$11.99

The next installment in the New York Times #1 bestselling companion series to the Fox historical docudrama, Bill O’Reilly’s Legends and Lies ; The...

Baptism

Baptism

Larry GwinNovember 2, 1999$4.99

"The 2nd Battalion of the 7th Cavalry had the dubious distinction of being the unit that had fought the biggest battle of the war to date, and had suf...

Real Memories Of Vietnam: What Life In Viet Nam Was Like For A Draftee Serving In The Infantry

Real Memories Of Vietnam: What Life In Viet Nam Was Like For A Draftee Serving In The Infantry

Candis FriedrichJanuary 12, 2022$6.99

The author has written a memoir of experiences that ten of thousands of young men in the late 60's lived through. Being drafted to fight in Vietna...

Killing the Killers

Killing the Killers

Bill O'Reilly & Martin DugardMay 3, 2022$14.99

In the eleventh book in the multimillion-selling Killing series, Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard reveal the startling, dramatic story of the global ...

Ship of Ghosts

Ship of Ghosts

James D. HornfischerOctober 31, 2006$13.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "Son, we’re going to Hell." The navigator of the USS Houston confided these prophetic words to a young officer as he and h...

Blitzkrieg

Blitzkrieg

Richard OveryJune 5, 2014$7.99

Published for the first time in digital format, André Deutsch’s ‘A World at War’ series presents a collection of authoritative and concise mili...

Red Star Airacobra

Red Star Airacobra

Evgeniy MariinskiyAugust 27, 2006$4.99

Evgeniy Mariinskiy, a Soviet fighter ace and Hero of the Soviet Union, shot down 20 enemy planes in aerial combat over the Eastern Front between 1943 ...

My Share of the Task

My Share of the Task

Gen. Stanley McChrystalJanuary 7, 2013$13.99

"General McChrystal is a legendary warrior with a fine eye for enduring lessons about leadership, courage, and consequence." —Tom Brokaw General Sta...

No Greater Valor

No Greater Valor

Jerome R. CorsiNovember 18, 2014$9.99

Jerome Corsi’s newest opus, No Greater Valor , examines the Siege of Bastogne—one of the most heroic victories of WWII—with a focus on the surpr...

Is Paris Burning?

Is Paris Burning?

Larry Collins & Dominique LapierreFebruary 1, 2013$6.99

"'Is Paris burning?' was a question that Hitler persistently put to his commander in the French capitol during August 1944. Thus begins the absorbing ...

The Order of the Day

The Order of the Day

Éric Vuillard & Mark PolizzottiSeptember 25, 2018$11.99

Named a Best Book of the Year by NPR, Boston Globe, and Literary Hub Winner of the 2017 Goncourt Prize, this behind-the-scenes account of the manipula...

U.S. Army Special Forces Guide to Unconventional Warfare

U.S. Army Special Forces Guide to Unconventional Warfare

Department of the ArmyMarch 23, 2011$8.99

• Meant for novices and experienced soldiers • Describes ways to use tannerite, aluminum powder, thermite, fuse cords, fuse igniters, and more in ...

Black Thursday

Black Thursday

Martin CaidinMarch 25, 2018$0.99

Martin Caidin’s Black Thursday: The Story of the Schweinfurt Raid tells of the United States Air Force’s massive bombing raid into Nazi Germany’...

Defeat Into Victory

Defeat Into Victory

Field-Marshal Viscount William SlimFebruary 9, 2000$21.99

An updated version of the classic, definitive account of the Burma campaign in World War 11.

The 12th Man

The 12th Man

Astrid Karlsen Scott & Tore HaugNovember 7, 2017$12.99

A stunning story of heroism and survival during World War II. The book that inspired the international film of the same name. “A must-read …. Intr...

The Retreat

The Retreat

Michael JonesNovember 12, 2009$3.99

At the moment of crisis in 1941 on the Eastern front, with the forces of Hitler massing on the outskirts of Moscow, the miraculous occurred: Moscow wa...

Tiger: Panzerkampfwagen

Tiger: Panzerkampfwagen

Steve StoneJanuary 1, 2016$3.99

One main track had snapped and three road wheels had been blown apart. From a distance the Tiger still looked every bit as menacing as it had always b...

Last to Die

Last to Die

Stephen HardingJuly 14, 2015$11.99

On August 18, 1945 -- three days after Japan announced it would cease hostilities and surrender -- U.S. Army Air Forces Sergeant Anthony J. Marchione ...

The Great Seal of the United States

The Great Seal of the United States

Paul Foster CaseSeptember 3, 2018$0.99

The Great Seal of the United States, which was first published in 1935, is a fascinating exposition of the history and spiritual symbolism of an impor...

Battleground Prussia

Battleground Prussia

Prit ButtarFebruary 20, 2012$14.99

The terrible months between the arrival of the Red Army on German soil and the final collapse of Hitler's regime were like no other in the Second ...

Kursk 1943

Kursk 1943

Roman ToeppelOctober 9, 2018$22.99

The Battle of Kursk in the summer of 1943 was one of the greatest battles in military history involving more than 3 million soldiers, 10,000 tanks and...

Revolt In The Desert [Illustrated Edition]

Revolt In The Desert [Illustrated Edition]

Colonel T. E. LawrenceAugust 15, 2014$1.99

[World War One In The Desert Illustration Pack- Includes 92 photos and illustrations with 19 maps spanning the Desert campaigns 1914-1918] Lieutenant-...

Broken Stiletto: Command and Control of the Joint Task Force During Operation Eagle Claw at Desert One

Broken Stiletto: Command and Control of the Joint Task Force During Operation Eagle Claw at Desert One

Major William C. Flynt IIINovember 6, 2015$0.99

This monograph examines Operation Eagle Claw, the attempt to rescue the American hostages held in Iran, for planning considerations pertinent to simil...

The Korsun Pocket

The Korsun Pocket

Niklas Zetterling & Anders FranksonSeptember 5, 2008$11.99

“Compelling prose, abundant tactical detail, lots of maps . . . If you’re hungering for a good WWII East Front battle book, look no...

The British Army since 2000

The British Army since 2000

James TannerSeptember 20, 2014$15.99

In the past decade and a half the unique requirements of dual wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have radically altered the appearance and capabilities of t...

The Operator

The Operator

Robert O'NeillApril 25, 2017$13.99

This instant New York Times bestseller—“a jaw-dropping, fast-paced account” ( New York Post ) recounts SEAL Team Operator Robert O’Neill’s i...

Neptune's Inferno

Neptune's Inferno

James D. HornfischerJanuary 25, 2011$4.99

“A literary tour de force that is destined to become one of the . . . definitive works about the battle for Guadalcanal . . . [James D.] Hornfischer...

The Victors

The Victors

Stephen E. AmbroseJuly 15, 1999$13.99

From America’s preeminent military historian, Stephen E. Ambrose, comes the definitive telling of the war in Europe, from D-Day, June 6, 1944, to th...

The Liberator

The Liberator

Alex KershawOctober 30, 2012$13.99

The untold story of the bloodiest and most dramatic march to victory of the Second World War—now a Netflix original series starring Jose M...

Ghost Soldiers

Ghost Soldiers

Hampton SidesMay 15, 2001$12.99

“The greatest World War II story never told” ( Esquire )—an enthralling account of the heroic mission to rescue the last survivors of the Bataan...

The Twilight Warriors

The Twilight Warriors

Robert GandtNovember 2, 2010$12.99

Winner of the 2011 Samuel Eliot Morison Award for Naval Literature, The Twilight Warriors is the engrossing, page-turning saga of a tightly knit band ...

Road of Bones

Road of Bones

Fergal KeaneAugust 29, 2013$4.99

(This ebook contains a limited number of illustrations. Maps are best viewed on a tablet.) The epic story of one of the most savage battles of the Sec...

Complete Guide to the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) - History from Atomic Reactors to Nuclear Waste Cleanup, Rickover and the Nuclear Navy, SL-1 Fatal Reactor Accident, Uranium and Plutonium

Complete Guide to the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) - History from Atomic Reactors to Nuclear Waste Cleanup, Rickover and the Nuclear Navy, SL-1 Fatal Reactor Accident, Uranium and Plutonium

Progressive ManagementJuly 3, 2014$9.99

Two comprehensive histories of the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) provide extensive information about the lab's role in the development of nuclear re...

The Templars

The Templars

Dan JonesSeptember 19, 2017$13.99

“Dan Jones is an entertainer, but also a bona fide historian. Seldom does one find serious scholarship so easy to read.” – The Times , Book...

Indianapolis

Indianapolis

Lynn Vincent & Sara VladicJuly 10, 2018$14.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * “GRIPPING…THIS YARN HAS IT ALL.” — USA TODAY * “A WONDERFUL BOOK.” — The Christian Science Monitor * “ENTH...

Relentless Strike

Relentless Strike

Sean NaylorSeptember 1, 2015$12.99

The New York Times Bestseller and Winner of the 2015 Army Historical Foundation Distinguished Writing Award for Unit History. Since the attacks of Sep...

Helmet for My Pillow

Helmet for My Pillow

Robert LeckieApril 1, 1989$11.99

“A grand and epic prose poem . . . The purely human experience of war in the Pacific, written in the graceful imagery of a human being who—somehow...

Blind Man's Bluff

Blind Man's Bluff

Sherry Sontag, Christopher Drew & Annette Lawrence DrewMarch 4, 2008$12.99

Discover the secret history of America's submarine warfare in this fast-paced and deeply researched chronicle of adventure and intrigue during the Col...

Ripples of Battle

Ripples of Battle

Victor Davis HansonSeptember 16, 2003$4.99

The effects of war refuse to remain local: they persist through the centuries, sometimes in unlikely ways far removed from the military arena. In Ripp...

The Monuments Men

The Monuments Men

Robert M. Edsel & Bret WitterSeptember 3, 2009$9.99

At the same time Adolf Hitler was attempting to take over the western world, his armies were methodically seeking and hoarding the finest art treasure...

Marine Sniper

Marine Sniper

Charles HendersonOctober 1, 2001$12.99

The explosive true story of Sergeant Carlos Hathcock, a legendary Marine sniper in the Vietnam War. There have been many Marines. There have been many...

With the Old Breed

With the Old Breed

Eugene B. SledgeAugust 23, 2015$3.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In his own book, Wartime, Paul Fussell called With the Old Breed "one of the finest memoirs to emerge from any war." John Ke...

The Rifle

The Rifle

Andrew BiggioJune 1, 2021$14.99

It all started because of a rifle.  The Rifle  is an inspirational story and hero’s journey of a 28-year-old U.S. Marine, Andrew Biggio, w...

Outlaw Platoon

Outlaw Platoon

Sean Parnell & John BruningFebruary 28, 2012$12.99

A riveting story of American fighting men, Outlaw Platoon is Lieutenant Sean Parnell’s stunning personal account of the legendary U.S. Army’s 10th...

Death Traps

Death Traps

Belton Y. CooperAugust 28, 2000$4.99

“An important contribution to the history of World War II . . . I have never before been able to learn so much about maintenance methods of an armor...

One Minute to Midnight

One Minute to Midnight

Michael DobbsJune 3, 2008$13.99

In October 1962, at the height of the Cold War, the United States and the Soviet Union came to the brink of nuclear conflict over the placement of Sov...

Challenge for the Pacific

Challenge for the Pacific

Robert LeckieOctober 26, 2010$13.99

  From Robert Leckie, the World War II veteran and New York Times bestselling author of Helmet for My Pillow , whose experiences were featured in...

Korean War

Korean War

Max HastingsOctober 20, 2015$14.99

It was the first war we could not win. At no other time since World War II have two superpowers met in battle. Max Hastings—preeminent military hist...

Intelligence in War

Intelligence in War

John KeeganOctober 28, 2003$14.99

A masterly look at the value and limitations of intelligence in the conduct of war from the premier military historian of our time, John Keegan. Intel...

The Conquering Tide: War in the Pacific Islands, 1942-1944 (Vol. 2) (Pacific War Trilogy)

The Conquering Tide: War in the Pacific Islands, 1942-1944 (Vol. 2) (Pacific War Trilogy)

Ian W. TollSeptember 21, 2015$15.99

A New York Times Bestseller "A beautiful blend of history and prose and proves again Mr. Toll’s mastery of the naval-war narrative." —Wall Street ...

The Art of War

The Art of War

Tzu Sun & Ralph D. SawyerFebruary 11, 1994$12.99

The definitive translation of Sun-tzu's timeless classic of military strategy, Art of War Sun-tzu's Art of War is almost certainly the most famous stu...

Bloodlands

Bloodlands

Timothy SnyderOctober 2, 2012$15.99

From the bestselling author of On Tyranny comes the definitive history of Hitler's and Stalin's wars against the civilians of Europe in World War II. ...

Invasion Diary

Invasion Diary

Richard TregaskisNovember 15, 2016$11.99

A dramatic and richly detailed chronicle of the Allied invasions of Sicily and Italy from one of America’s greatest war correspondents. Following th...

Year Of The Hawk

Year Of The Hawk

James A. WarrenNovember 16, 2021$14.99

From a celebrated military historian, a powerful account of the most pivotal year of the Vietnam War—the cataclysm that forever changed America. The...

In Mortal Combat

In Mortal Combat

John TolandMay 31, 2016$2.99

A history of the Korean War with soldier’s-eye views from both sides, by the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Rising Sun and Infamy .  Pu...

Island Infernos

Island Infernos

John C. McManusNovember 9, 2021$14.99

From the author of Fire and Fortitude , the continuation of the US Army's epic crusade in the Pacific War, from the battle of Saipan to the occupation...

The Guns of August

The Guns of August

Barbara W. TuchmanAugust 9, 2019$4.99

Historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to World War I. With attention...

Inside Delta Force

Inside Delta Force

Eric HaneyMay 14, 2002$8.99

Now the inspiration for the CBS Television drama, "The Unit." Delta Force. They are the U.S. Army's most elite top-secret strike force. They dominate ...

Delta Force

Delta Force

Charlie A. Beckwith & Donald KnoxFebruary 12, 2013$11.99

The only insider′s account ever written on America′s most powerful weapon in the war against terrorism

The Fall of Berlin 1945

The Fall of Berlin 1945

Antony BeevorApril 29, 2003$4.99

"A tale drenched in drama and blood, heroism and cowardice, loyalty and betrayal."—Jonathan Yardley,  The Washington Post The Red Army had much...

The Chosen Few

The Chosen Few

Gregg Zoroya & Admiral William H. McRavenFebruary 14, 2017$9.99

The never-before-told story of one of the most decorated units in the war in Afghanistan and its fifteen-month ordeal that culminated in the 2008 Batt...

Vietnam-Perkasie

Vietnam-Perkasie

W.D. EhrhartSeptember 1, 1983$9.99

In 1982, John Newman, curator of the Vietnam War Literature Collection at Colorado State University, said of W.D. Ehrhart: "As a poet and editor, Bill...

Halsey's Typhoon

Halsey's Typhoon

Bob Drury & Tom ClavinDecember 1, 2007$12.99

This account of a disaster at sea during World War II is “a powerful and engrossing story of tragedy, survival, and heroism” (Mark Bowden, author ...

The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam

The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam

Max BootJanuary 9, 2018$15.99

Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize (Biography) A New York Times bestseller, this “epic and elegant” biography (Wall Street Journal) profoundly recast...

In Harm's Way

In Harm's Way

Doug StantonMay 1, 2003$12.99

A harrowing, adrenaline-charged account of America's worst naval disaster -- and of the heroism of the men who, against all odds, survived. On July 30...

The First World War

The First World War

John KeeganMay 11, 1999$12.99

The First World War created the modern world. A conflict of unprecedented ferocity, it abruptly ended the relative peace and prosperity of the Victori...

Citizens of London

Citizens of London

Lynne OlsonFebruary 2, 2010$12.99

“Engaging and original, rich in anecdote and analysis, this is a terrific work of history.”—Jon Meacham, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of ...

Dispatches

Dispatches

Michael HerrOctober 12, 1977$13.99

"The best book to have been written about the Vietnam War" ( The New York Times Book Review ); an instant classic straight from  the front lines....

Task Force Black

Task Force Black

Mark UrbanJune 7, 2011$11.99

When American and British forces invaded Iraq in March 2003, select teams of special forces and intelligence operatives got to work looking for the WM...