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The Three Wars of Lt. Gen. George E. Stratemeyer: His Korean War Diary - Far East Air Forces Commander, Problems with Other Services, the Press, Contradictory and Conflicting Orders, Lack of Materiel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 363,290. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This print replica reproduction of an official Air Force book publishes the unique diary of the Korean War written by Lt. Gen. George E. Stratemeyer.
The American Military and the Far East: Ninth Military History Symposium - Asia and Asian Military, Objectives, Pacification, Japan Occupation, World War II, Vietnam, MacArthur, Orient Naval Strategy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 221,670. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this military publication explores in depth America's military involvement in East and Southeast Asia.
Harmon Memorial Lectures in Military History, 1959-1987 - Patton, MacArthur, Eisenhower, Pershing, FDR as War Leader, Washington and Marshall, World War II, Korean War, Tsarist Russia, Napoleon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 347,030. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Air Force publication presents a collection of the first thirty Harmon lectures given at the U.S. Air Force Academy with fascinating insights into various aspects of airpower and military history.
The Peking Incident
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 395,510. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In late 1950, America faces disaster in Korea. MacArthur is furious and wants to extend the conflict. He approves a secret effort to divert five atom bombs, intended for a Pacific test, into the theater, to break the Chinese juggernaut. Army investigator Lyle Kitchens discovers the plot. Only Kitchens can stop it…time is running out, world war looms and his greatest adversary isn’t China.
MacArthur's Luck
Series: The Fortunes of War, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 163,330. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Historical » USA
January 1945: Gen. George Marshall dies unexpectedly, replaced by Douglas MacArthur. American armies race the Soviets for Berlin, and history's bloodiest war threatens to spiral into an even greater conflict. From Jackie Robinson at the Rhine to Robert Heinlein at Okinawa and Barry Goldwater above Tokyo, this alternate history will forever change the way you look at the end of World War Two.
Ghosts of '45: Japan's War Legacy and National Purpose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,380. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
If you are Tea Party, this book is not for you, but if you’re mainstream, this book will give you a solid background as to why Japan has never really escaped from its right-wing past and is now embracing a sharp turn further to the right under the current leadership of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. This scenario has serious consequences for US policy and could be very costly,
Through the Eyes of the Warrior: Korea 1950-1951
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,380. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Author Tim Schoonard takes the reader on an exciting foxhole to foxhole journey sharing the battlefield memories of decorated combat veteran CPL Chester Thiessen, a 17 year old who led men into battle on his first day of combat and fought with the 2nd Infantry Division on many frozen and bloody battlefields in Korea. Gives clear testimony to the indomitable spirit of the American soldier.
X-ooming FDR 1932
Series: Time Travel Twins, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013 by Zippy Books. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
Time traveling from the Orwellian world of 2032 is forbidden. But this doesn’t stop Emma, twin brother Ethan, and their special friend Zak from hijacking a time machine, destination 1932. Four years earlier, at the age of seventeen, they embarked on a failed mission to save the life of Jack Kennedy. Now they are attempting to exhume the political life of Franklin D. Roosevelt to save the future.
The Illustrated Art of War: Sun Tzu
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Sun Tzu’s Art of War has been read and appreciated by a host of military men and philosophers down through the ages. More recently, it has become popular as a manual for business success and guide to boardroom battles, seen by many as a lodestar in achieving success in the ruthless world of competitive capitalism.
History of the Joint Chiefs of Staff - Volume III: The Joint Chiefs of Staff and National Policy 1951 - 1953, Korean War Part Two - Syngman Rhee, UN Command, Diplomatic Deadlock
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 181,400. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Korean War provided the first wartime test for the Joint Chiefs of Staff, acting as part of the machinery set up by the National Security Act of 1947 and its 1949 amendment. In this capacity, they provided strategic direction to the United Nations (UN) forces in the field and were the agency by which President Truman exercised overall control of war strategy.