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Nonfiction » History » War
Lost Bastards by L Todd Wood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,400. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016 by IceBox Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Towards the end of the Korean War, 26 American soldiers were inserted into the conflict on a hill, with a company of ROK troops, that is now inside the Demilitarized Zone on the Korean Peninsula. They were on a secret mission to test ‘battlefield radar’ for the first time. Shortly after arriving, thousands of Chinese soldiers overran their position.
Kore Dağlarında Mehmetciğin Destanı by Eren Sarı
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: Turkish. Published: November 24, 2016 by ibrahim Sarı. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Ülkemizde bildiğimiz ama çok hakim olmadığımız Kore savaşıyla ilgili detayları Kore’li gençlerin bile biliyor olması, 2. Dünya savaşı sonrası, NATO’ya Türkiye’nin kabul edilmesi uğruna, TBMM nin onayı olmadan, 1950 yılı sonbaharında İskenderun limanından Güney Kore’nin Busan limanına doğru hareket eden 5000 askerimizin kahramanlıklarıyla ilgili anlatılanlar sizi şaşırtacak.
Summary of Killing the Rising Sun: How America Vanquished World War II Japan by Bill O’Reilly & Martin Dugard by J.J. Holt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,110. Language: American English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
This is a summary of Killing the Rising Sun: How America Vanquished World War II Japan by Bill O’Reilly & Martin Dugard….Summarized by J.J. Holt
The British People At War Part 1 by Roger Payne
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 189,310. Language: British English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
This is a book full of true short stories from every major battle the British Army, Airforce and Navy took part in during the 2nd World War, some are beyond belief. They are in the words of the men and women who were there in the fighting. Even if you don't normally read war books but are interested in what your great grandparents did for 6 long wartime years then this is the book for you.
Burdened but Unruffled by James Gregan
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
HMS Unruffled patrolled the oceans destroying nearly 40,000 tons of enemy shipping before retiring, battered and bruised but glorious, and without losing a man. James Gregan's home town of Colchester adopted the vessel and took its gallant crew to its heart, and more than 70 years on, Gregan has written this book to celebrate the submarine.
History of Vietnam War by IntroBooks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Vietnam War, fought between 1955 and formally ending in 1975. It was this war that would shape southeast Asia for decades to come and would also be remembered by the atrocities and the number of casualties reported so far. Some of the events that happened during Vietnam War still remain a mystery and a case of 1,610 missing US soldiers still remains an unresolved case.
US Civil War by IntroBooks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
US Civil War was fought between the residents of the same country for the sake of the freedom of a section of the society that they lived in. Read this book to understand the fundamentals of the US Civil War.
My Pacific Star by Harry Dean
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,540. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
An enthusiastic recruit, Harry Dean joined the Royal New Zealand Air Force at a turbulent point in world history. Trained to fly as a member of an operational bomber reconnaissance squadron, he took part in the Pacific Islands campaign during WWII. During the campaign, Harry came close to death on numerous occasions. However, he faced danger with an unwavering spirit and formed lasting friends
The Art of War by Ben Holden-Crowther
Price: Free! Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
The Art of War (also known as the Sunzi or Sunzibingfa) is a manual of warfare written by Sun Tzu in Ancient China. The book is composed of 13 chapters, each of which is devoted to one element of warfare.
Flight of A Hell Hawk: The Autobiography of Edward J. Lopez, WWII Fighter Pilot by Edward J. Lopez
Price: Free! Words: 56,160. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Steve Silkin. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War(5.00 from 1 review)
Edward Lopez grew up in Los Angeles in the 1920s and '30s; a Latino scamp sneaking into movies, riding bikes--like all the other kids. He spent a year with family in New Mexico, learning the cowboy life on a ranch. Then World War II came and soon he was a fighter pilot in dogfights and bombings that would help Gen. Patton's Third Army advance into Germany and fight the Battle of the Bulge.
Roger Hilton Artist Letters From Prison Camp 1942 - 1944 by Matthew Hilton
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,330. Language: British English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » History » War
Roger Hilton was a Commando and was captured at Dieppe in 1942. He became a leading British exponent of modern art, representing his country at the Venice Biennale and being made CBE. Beneath the cheeriness the letters show how an out of the common man wrestles with the common misfortune of being a prisoner of war.
Echoes of War Drums: The Civil War in Mountain Maryland by James Rada, Jr
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,500. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » American
Though the mountains of Western Maryland were not the site of any major battles during the Civil War, the area did have its share of activity and minor skirmishes. Contains more than three dozen attention-getting stories and 50 pictures from spies to generals and battles to healing.
The Polish Patriot by Uri Jerzy Nachimson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
The war destroyed his world, interrupted his dreams and forced him to deal with new realities. His loyalty and love for the old Poland slowly began to fade when he discovered that his nationalism was based on misconceptions about his Polish “brethren.” The Nazi occupation gave his Polish neighbors a golden opportunity to get rid of the “Dirty Jews” and get their properties
My Father was The Phantom in Hitler's SS by Elizabeth Washington
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » History » War
"When my father died, I was shocked to find out that he was the Phantom in Hitler's SS. This is the story of a young man who enlisted in the US Army and due to his competency in many languages; was selected by the Army to be a spy in Nazi Germany. As fate would have it, he was chosen personally by Adolph Hitler to undertake special assignments."
War, And Going To War, Is Simply Not Of God! by Roger Henri Trepanier
Series: The Truth Seeker's Library, Book 14. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Ethics, Nonfiction » History » War
The author looks at war through the ages of time from God’s perspective, examining its root causes and providing some plausible explanations on why God has allowed war in the past, even sanctioned it at times. The author then concludes that war, and going to war, is simply not of God! Some possible objections are examined, including a discussion of the Second Amendment to the US Constitution.
205 Al Amanecer by Claudio Valerio Gaetani
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: Spanish. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Hay momentos en la vida, en los cuales nos encontramos en una encrucijada compleja y absurda, nos toca, esa es la verdad, nos toca hacerle frente y tomar una decisión, y si de esta decisión depende no solo nuestra existencia, sino también la existencia, directa o indirectamente de tres o cuatro mil millones de personas, esa decisión posee un peso increíble para un solo ser humano.
Wolfram Wars: Exposing The Secret Battle in Portugal by Rod Ashley
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,130. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » European
Wolfram Wars examines the role of Portugal in the Wolfram trade, alongside the exploits of its British, American and German customers. It takes in the glitz and glamour of wartime Lisbon, the mischievous dealings of intelligence services, and includes some of WWII’s most interesting spies – spies with code names such as Garbo, Tricycle, and Treasure.
Innovation in Weapon Systems: What Can History Teach Us? by Leonard Gaston
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 60,990. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Military threats from other societies? Nothing new. Intimidation through terrorism? Nothing new. Conflict has been a constant in human history. Innovation in weapons development has sometimes facilitated aggression but at other times has enhanced the ability of a society to protect itself. This book sheds a bright light on the impact of innovative technology.
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