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Secret Armies: Inside the American Soviet and European Special Forces

By: Adams, James

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Grove Press / Atlantic Monthly Press, 1989:

Seller ID: BB0246146

ISBN: 0871132230

Condition: VG


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From the halls of Montezuma

By: Alexander, David

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York : Berkley Books, c2005.:

Seller ID: BB0241655

ISBN: 0425188183

Condition: vg


When fanatical rebel leader Carlos Evangelista escapes a battle zone, the men of Marine Force One are the only ones who can stop him from launching a final slaughter on the high seas. View more info

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Medal of honor

By: Allen Mikaelian

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : Hyperion ; c2002.:

Seller ID: BB0242422

ISBN: 0786866624

Condition: vg/g


The Congressional Medal of Honor is Americas highest military award. In this remarkable work, the first of its kind, acclaimed 60 Minutes reporter Mike Wallace looks at the lives of the recipients of the medal and explores what it is that drove them to go so far above and beyond the call of duty. Wallace examines not only their extraordinary feats in battle (plunging into heavy fire, throwing themselves on live grenades, attacking enemy regiments single-handed), but also... View more info

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The Military Quotation Book: More Than 1,100 Of The Best Quotations About War, Leadership, Courage, Victory, And Defeat

By: Charlton, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books, 2013:

Seller ID: BB0255607

ISBN: 1250004500

Condition: vg/vg


Revised and updated to include more than 1,100 quotations, "The Military Quotation Book "brings together the wisdom of fallen heroes, living politicians, honored statesman, and rebellious writers--quoting official edicts as well as off-the-record remarks. Among the most authoritative--and the most opinionated--are: General Douglas MacArthur: "It is fatal to enter any war without the will to win it."Winston Churchill: "Courage is rightly esteemed the ... View more info

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Into the storm

By: Clancy, Tom

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c1997.:

Seller ID: BB0244129

ISBN: 0399142363

Condition: vg/vg


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Armored Cav: A Guided Tour of an Armored Cavalry Regiment

By: Clancy, Tom

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Penguin Group (USA), November 1994:

Seller ID: BB0248178

ISBN: 0425158365

Condition: vg


A penetrating look inside an armored cavalry regiment -- the technology, the strategies, and the people . . . profiled by Tom Clancy. His first non-fiction book, Submarine, captured the reality of life aboard a nuclear warship. Now, the #1 bestselling author of Clear and Present Danger and Without Remorse portrays today's military as only army personnel can know it. With the same compelling, you-are-there immediacy of his acclaimed fiction, Tom Clancy provides de... View more info

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Shadow Warriors: Inside the Special Forces

By: Clancy, Tom ; Carl Stiner

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin Group (USA), February 2002:

Seller ID: BB0252777

ISBN: 0399147837

Condition: vg/vg


In his first two Commanders books, Tom Clancy teamed with armor and infantry General Fred Franks, Jr., and Air Force General Chuck Horner to provide masterful blends of history, biography, you-are-there narrative, insight into the practice of leadership, and plain old-fashioned storytelling. Shadow Warriors is all of that, and more, for in the words of Lieutenant General Bill Yarborough, "There are itches that only Special Forces can scratch." The training, resource... View more info

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A Brief History of Fighting Ships

By: Davies, David R.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Carroll & Graf Publishers:

Seller ID: BB0256520

ISBN: 078670988X

Condition: vg


Surveying the turbulent years of the Napoleonic wars, 1793 to 1815, this masterly chronicle tells the stirring story of the Ship of the Linethe vast, beautiful, and deadly battleships that played a vital role in that titanic conflict. The text adeptly explains the ships construction and armaments, the daily life of the men who served, and the problems faced by commanders of the time, in battles that include the Glorious First of June, the Battle of the Nile, and, of cour... View more info

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Hellfire Boys: The Birth Of The U.s. Chemical Warfare Service And The Race For The World's Deadliest Weapons

By: Emery, Theo

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Little, Brown And Company, 2017:

Seller ID: BB0255609

ISBN: 0316264105

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9 Rules Of Engagement: A Military Brat's Guide To Life And Success

By: Faulkner, Harris

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper, 2018:

Edition: Autographed copy!

Seller ID: BB0255852

ISBN: 006269751X

Condition: vg/vg


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The fighting 69th

By: Flynn, Sean

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Viking, 2007.:

Seller ID: BB0234102

ISBN: 0670018430

Condition: vg/vg


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Identifying Military Insignia: The New Compact Study Guide and Identifier

By: Fowler, William

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Chartwell Books:

Seller ID: BB0236154

ISBN: 1555218431

Condition: vg/vg


The new compact guide to military insignia from around the world, concentrating especially on the U.S. and Europe. Organized by location on a uniform, enabling speedy access to a desired identification. Insignia variations and historical background are also discussed. Full color. View more info

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Roughneck Nine-One

By: Frank Antenori

Price: $7.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin:

Seller ID: BB0243412

ISBN: 0312353332

Condition: vg


On April 6th, 2003, twenty-six Green Berets, including those of Sergeant First Class Frank Antenori's Special Forces A-Team (call sign Roughneck Nine One), fought a vastly superior force at a remote crossroads near the village of Debecka, Iraq. The enemy unit had battle tanks and 150 well-trained, well-equipped, and well-commanded soldiers. The Green Berets stopped the enemy advance, then fought them until only a handful of Iraqi survivors finally fled the battlefield. View more info

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War in a time of peace

By: Halberstam, David

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2002.:

Seller ID: BB0249357

ISBN: 0743202120

Condition: good


In this long-awaited successor to his #1 national bestseller "The Best and the Brightest," David Halberstam describes in fascinating human detail how the shadow of the Cold War still hangs over American foreign policy and how domestic politics have determined our role as a world power.More than twenty-five years ago Halberstam told the riveting story of the men who conceived and executed the Vietnam War. Today the Pulitzer Prize- winning author has written another unf... View more info

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The Navy times book of submarines

By: Harris, Brayton

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York : Berkley Books, 2001, c1997.:

Seller ID: BB0240873

ISBN: 0425178382

Condition: g


Shattering long-held myths and misunderstandings, author Brayton Harris traces the development of the submarine through an era in which writers of fiction saw the merits better than most professionals-until the Germans almost won World War I. He covers the professional and political arrogance that delayed antisubmarine development for so long that German submarines almost won World War II as well, and examines post-war progress toward the truly awesome submarine of today... View more info

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Nelson's Navy, Vol. 48

By: Haythornthwaite, Philip ; William Younghusband ; Bill Younghusband

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing, Limited, September 1993:

Seller ID: BB0248446

ISBN: 1855323346

Condition: vg


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Silent warrior

By: Henderson, Charles P.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York : Berkley Books, 2003, c2000.:

Seller ID: BB0232564

ISBN: 0425188647

Condition: vg


In the United States Marine Corps, the most dangerous job in combat is that of the sniper. With no backup and little communication with the outside world, these men disappeared for weeks on end in the wilderness with nothing but intellect and iron will to protect them--as they would watch, wait, and finally strike. But of all of the snipers who ever hunted human prey, one man stands above and beyond as one of the most legendary fighting men ever to pull a trigger..... View more info

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To rule the waves

By: Herman, Arthur

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York ; Harper Perennial, 2005, c2004.:

Seller ID: BB0256516

ISBN: 0060534249

Condition: vg/vg


To Rule the Waves tells the extraordinary story of how Britain's Royal Navy allowed one nation to rise to power unprecedented in history. From its beginnings under Henry VIII and adventurers like John Hawkins and Francis Drake, the Royal Navy toppled one world eco-nomic system, built by Spain and Portugal after Christopher Columbus, and ushered in another -- the one in which we still live today.In the sixteenth century, such men as Hawkins, Drake, and Martin Frobis... View more info

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To rule the waves

By: Herman, Arthur

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York ; Harper Perennial, 2005, c2004.:

Seller ID: BB0256521

ISBN: 0060534257

Condition: vg


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Crossing the deadly ground

By: Jamieson, Perry D.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c1994.:

Seller ID: BB0238360

ISBN: 0817307605

Condition: vg/vg


Weapons improved rapidly after the Civil War, raising difficult questions about the battle tactics employed by the United States Army. The most fundamental problem was the dominance of the tactical defensive, when defenders protected by fieldworks could deliver deadly fire from rifles and artillery against attackers advancing in close-ordered lines. The vulnerability of these offensive forces as they crossed the so-called "deadly ground" in front of defensive position... View more info