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Double Cross
Double Cross
Written by Ben Macintyre
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307888778
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Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $15.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF A SPY AMONG FRIENDS   

   On June 6, 1944, 150,000 Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy and suffered an astonishingly low rate of casualties. A stunning military accomplishment, it was also a masterpiece of trickery. Operation Fortitude, which protected and enabled the invasion, and the... Read more >
Cronkite's War
Cronkite's War
Written by Walter Cronkite, IV and Maurice Isserman, Foreword by Tom Brokaw
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426210198
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Cronkite's War
His World War II Letters Home
Written by Walter Cronkite, IV and Maurice Isserman
Foreword by Tom Brokaw


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $28.00

A giant in American journalism in the vanguard of "The Greatest Generation" reveals his World War II experiences in this National Geographic book. Walter Cronkite, an obscure 23-year-old United Press wire service reporter, married Betsy Maxwell on March 30, 1940, following a four-year courtship. She proved to be the love of... Read more >
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Cronkite's War
His World War II Letters Home
Written by Walter Cronkite, IV and Maurice Isserman
Foreword by Tom Brokaw


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $28.00

A giant in American journalism in the vanguard of "The Greatest Generation" reveals his World War II experiences in this National Geographic book. Walter Cronkite, an obscure 23-year-old United Press wire service reporter, married Betsy Maxwell on March 30, 1940, following a four-year courtship. She proved to be the love of... Read more >
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Eisenhower in War and Peace
Eisenhower in War and Peace
Written by Jean Edward Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982886
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Eisenhower in War and Peace

Written by Jean Edward Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 976 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $20.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Christian Science Monitor • St. Louis Post-Dispatch

“Magisterial.”—The New York Times

 
In this extraordinary volume, Jean Edward Smith presents a portrait of Dwight D. Eisenhower that is as full, rich, and revealing as anything ever written about America’s thirty-fourth president...

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The Souvenir
A Daughter Discovers Her Father's War
Written by Louise Steinman


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $12.99

Louise Steinman’s American childhood in the fifties was bound by one unequivocal condition: “Never mention the war to your father.” That silence sustained itself until the fateful day Steinman opened an old ammunition box left behind after her parents’ death. In it she discovered nearly 500 letters her father had written... Read more >
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Assault From the Sky: The History of Airborne Warfare 1939-1980s

Written by John Weeks


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $1.99

Ex paratrooper John Weeks’ exciting eBook is a dramatic history of airborne troops and their most famous actions: Crete, Arnhem, D-Day, the Vietnam War and beyond.

Airborne raids caught popular imagination early in the Second World War, when the elite German forces carried out deadly operations deep behind enemy lines. Able to... Read more >
British Motor Gun Boat 1939-45

Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Tony Bryan


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

During World War II, few groups within the Royal Navy fought a harder, more intense war than the men of Coastal Forces. Their job was to operate the Motor Torpedo Boats (MTBs), Motor Launches (MLs) and Motor Gun Boats (MGBs) that protected coastal convoys, attacked enemy ones, and performed a myriad... Read more >
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Fokker D.XXI Aces of World War 2
Fokker D.XXI Aces of World War 2
Written by Kari Stenman, Illustrated by Chris Davey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960623
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Fokker D.XXI Aces of World War 2

Written by Kari Stenman
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $22.95

Entering service with the Dutch air force from early 1938, the aircraft was also built under license in Denmark and Finland. Production was also scheduled to commence in Spain too but Nationalist forces overran the factory before this commenced. The Dutch D.XXIs saw less than a week of action following the... Read more >
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Fokker D.XXI Aces of World War 2

Written by Kari Stenman
Illustrated by Chris Davey


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

Entering service with the Dutch air force from early 1938, the aircraft was also built under license in Denmark and Finland. Production was also scheduled to commence in Spain too but Nationalist forces overran the factory before this commenced. The Dutch D.XXIs saw less than a week of action following the... Read more >
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Kharkov 1942
Kharkov 1942
Written by Robert Forczyk, Illustrated by Howard Gerrard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780961576
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Kharkov 1942
The Wehrmacht strikes back
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $21.95

After failing to finish off the German Army in the 1941/42 Winter Counteroffensive and aware that Hitler was planning a new summer offensive in mid-1942, Stalin directed the Red Army to conduct a powerful blow in one sector of the Eastern Front in order to disrupt German plans. The sector chosen... Read more >
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Kharkov 1942
The Wehrmacht strikes back
Written by Robert Forczyk
Illustrated by Howard Gerrard


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

After failing to finish off the German Army in the 1941/42 Winter Counteroffensive and aware that Hitler was planning a new summer offensive in mid-1942, Stalin directed the Red Army to conduct a powerful blow in one sector of the Eastern Front in order to disrupt German plans. The sector chosen... Read more >
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KV-1 & 2 Heavy Tanks 1939-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Peter Sarson


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

Named after Klimenti Voroshilov, the People’s Commissar for Defence, the KVs proved a nasty surprise for German tank crews during the early days of Operation Barbarossa. Although slow, they were extremely heavily armoured. This volume examines the transition from multi-turreted tanks to heavy single-turret vehicles, consisting of the KV-1 and 2... Read more >
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M18 Hellcat Tank Destroyer 1943-97

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Jim Laurier


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

The M18 76mm Gun Motor Carriage was developed for the US Army's Tank Destroyer Command. It was the only tank destroyer deployed during World War II actually based on their requirements for speed and firepower. This book examines the development of this vehicle, the controversies over the need for high-speed tank... Read more >
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M3 Lee/Grant Medium Tank 1941-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Hugh Johnson


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

The highly successful 'stop-gap' M3 medium tank was designed in 1941, and as adequate turret casting facilities were not yet ready, the M3 used an unusual armament configuration patterned after a French tank. British lend-lease demands led to the design of a second turret type with the US version called the... Read more >
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Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

The titanic armor battles of the Russian Front are widely known, but the role of Germany's eastern allies is not as well known. Two of these countries, Romania and Hungary, manufactured their own tanks as well as purchasing tanks from Germany. These ranged from older, obsolete types such as the PzKpfw... Read more >
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Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45
Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45
Written by Steven Zaloga, Illustrated by Henry Morshead
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960203
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Tanks of Hitler's Eastern Allies 1941-45

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Henry Morshead


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $17.95

The titanic armor battles of the Russian Front are widely known, but the role of Germany's eastern allies is not as well known. Two of these countries, Romania and Hungary, manufactured their own tanks as well as purchasing tanks from Germany. These ranged from older, obsolete types such as the PzKpfw... Read more >
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Twelve Desperate Miles
Twelve Desperate Miles
Written by Tim Brady
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ISBN: 9780307590381
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Twelve Desperate Miles
The Epic World War II Voyage of the SS Contessa
Written by Tim Brady


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.00

The true story of how a rusty New Orleans banana boat staffed with a most unlikely and diverse crew was drafted into service in WWII—and heroically succeeded in setting the stage for Patton's epic invasion of North Africa.

The largest amphibious invasion force ever to cross the Atlantic Ocean set sail from... Read more >
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V-2 Ballistic Missile 1942-52

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Robert Calow


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $13.95

The German A-4 ballistic missile, better known by its propaganda name of V-2, was the world's first successful ballistic missile, breaking through the atmosphere to reach its target quicker. It was a forerunner of Cold War ballistic missiles and its combat use in 1944-45 set the pattern for the use of... Read more >
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World War II Winter and Mountain Warfare Tactics
World War II Winter and Mountain Warfare Tactics
Written by Stephen Bull, Illustrated by Steve Noon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087124
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World War II Winter and Mountain Warfare Tactics

Written by Stephen Bull
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $18.95

Although prolonged warfare in subzero temperatures and/or at high altitude had occurred from time to time before 1900, the twentieth century saw an unprecedented emphasis on fighting in all terrains, seasons and weather conditions. Such conditions made even basic survival difficult as subzero temperatures caused weapons to jam, engines to seize... Read more >
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World War II Winter and Mountain Warfare Tactics

Written by Stephen Bull
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $14.95

Although prolonged warfare in subzero temperatures and/or at high altitude had occurred from time to time before 1900, the twentieth century saw an unprecedented emphasis on fighting in all terrains, seasons and weather conditions. Such conditions made even basic survival difficult as subzero temperatures caused weapons to jam, engines to seize... Read more >
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Hitler's Charisma
Hitler's Charisma
Written by Laurence Rees
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307377296
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Hitler's Charisma
Leading Millions into the Abyss
Written by Laurence Rees


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: April 16, 2013
Price: $30.00

Fuelled by hate, incapable of forming normal human relationships, unwilling to listen to dissenting voices, Adolf Hitler seemed an unlikely leader, and yet he commanded enormous support and was able to exert a powerful influence over those who encountered him. How did Hitler become such an attractive figure to millions of... Read more >
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Hitler's Charisma
Hitler's Charisma
Written by Laurence Rees
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307908131
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Hitler's Charisma
Leading Millions into the Abyss
Written by Laurence Rees


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 16, 2013
Price: $13.99

Fuelled by hate, incapable of forming normal human relationships, unwilling to listen to dissenting voices, Adolf Hitler seemed an unlikely leader, and yet he commanded enormous support and was able to exert a powerful influence over those who encountered him. How did Hitler become such an attractive figure to millions of... Read more >
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Coral Road
Coral Road
Written by Garrett Hongo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375712043
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Coral Road
Poems
Written by Garrett Hongo


Format: Trade Paperback, 120 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $17.00

Garrett Hongo’s long-awaited third collection of poems is a beautiful, elegiac gathering of his Japanese-American ancestors in their Hawaiian landscape and a testament to the power of poetry, as it brings their marginalized yet heroic narratives into the realm of art.

In Coral Road Hongo explores the history of the impermanent homeland... Read more >
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Another River, Another Town
Another River, Another Town
Written by John P. Irwin
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ISBN: 9781588361066
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Another River, Another Town
A Teenage Tank Gunner Comes of Age in Combat--1945
Written by John P. Irwin


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2013
Price: $11.99

Many narrative accounts of men in combat during World War II have conveyed the horrors and emotions of warfare. However, not many reveal in such an intimate way the struggle of innocent youth to adapt to the primitive code of “kill or be killed,” to transform from lads into combat soldiers.
... Read more >
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Those Angry Days
Those Angry Days
Written by Lynne Olson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069743
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Those Angry Days
Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America's Fight Over World War II, 1939-1941
Written by Lynne Olson


Format: Hardcover, 576 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $30.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND KIRKUS REVIEWS

From the acclaimed author of Citizens of London comes the definitive account of the debate over American intervention in World War II—a bitter, sometimes violent clash of personalities... Read more >
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