Biography & autobiography / Military

New Releases

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

Our Selection

Awards

 

Category

Delete Military

 

Language

English (1038)

French (60)

German (71)

Spanish (16)

Italian (85)

 

Protection

All (1038)

DRM Free (52)

DRM (984)

More options

The Blood of Patriots

by Bill Fulton & Jeanne Devon

For Bill Fulton, being a soldier was his identity. He was called to protect and serve. So when the Army wanted to send him to Alaska, he went—they had never steered him wrong, after all.

After an involuntary...


Saigon Kids

by Les Arbuckle

Looking for unusual coming of age books? Follow the coming of age adventures of a U.S. military brat during the early Vietnam war years in Saigon The early Vietnam war years through the eyes of a U.S. military...


Napoleaon and his Marshals

by A. G. Macdonell

This vintage book contains a detailed account of the Napoleonic Wars by A. G. Macdonell. A. G. Macdonell (1895-1941) was a Scottish novelist and journalist. His most famous works include: "The Autobiography...


Carl's Story

by Noretta Willig

Carl’s Story begins in the woods near St. Mihiel, France, almost a century ago on September 16, 1918. On that victorious day, when the US Army won its first battle in Europe and the war was just days from...


Searching for Augusta

by Martin King

A brutal siege. A forgotten heroine. A war-torn romance. And a historian determined to uncover the truth.

Untold millions who saw and read Band of Brothers can finally know the whole story of what happened to...


Adolf Hitler

by Nigel Blundell & Maurice Crow

One of the most intriguing mysteries about the rise of history’s most despised dictator is just how utterly ordinary he once seemed. A chubby child, a mummy’s boy, a failed artist, a face in the crowd…...


General Lee: A Biography of Robert E. Lee

by Fitzhugh Lee

Written as a memoir by Lee’s nephew and fellow soldier, General Lee paints a vivid and admiring portrait of a brilliant general and a devoted family man who, though he disliked slavery and was not in favor...


Architect of Air Power

by Brian D. Laslie

At age 36, Laurence S. Kuter (1905--1979) became the youngest general officer since William T. Sherman. He served as deputy commander of allied tactical air forces in North Africa during World War II and helped...


Forward with Patton

by Robert S. Allen & John Nelson Rickard

Soldier, journalist, and Soviet spy Robert S. Allen (1900--1981) was a deeply controversial figure. After serving in France during World War I, he left the military, forged a successful career as a syndicated...


Thunderbolt!

by Robert S. Johnson & Martin Caidin

Thunderbolt! The Extraordinary Story of a World War II Ace is the incredible true life story of Robert S. Johnson, one of America’s leading fighter pilot aces in World War II. His memoir is an action-packed...


Dark December: The Full Account of the Battle of the Bulge

by Robert E. Merriam

Dark December is Robert E. Merriam’s famous blow by blow chronicle of the Battle of the Bulge (16 December 1944 – 25 January 1945), the German Army's last major offensive of World War II. Merriam was chief...


Shooting Ghosts: A U.S. Marine, a Combat Photographer, and Their Journey Back from War

by Thomas J. Brennan & Finbarr O'Reilly

"A majestic book." --Bessel van der Kolk, MD, author of The Body Keeps the Score

A unique joint memoir by a U.S. Marine and a conflict photographer whose unlikely friendship helped both heal their war-wounded...


Lossberg's War

by Fritz von Lossberg, Dieter J. Biedekarken, David T. Zabecki & Holger H. Herwig

General Fritz von Lossberg (1868--1942) directed virtually all the major German defensive battles on the Western Front during the First World War. Hailed as "the Lion of the Defensive," he was an extremely influential...


Soldier Boy

by Roy Eaton

 “I thoroughly enjoyed reading Roy’s Soldier Boy. He brings back many memories of The New York Military Academy, and has done a fine job. Roy was always a winner, and nothing has changed.” - Donald J....


God's Wolf: The Life of the Most Notorious of all Crusaders, Scourge of Saladin

by Jeffrey Lee

“[Jeffrey Lee] brings a blockbuster sensibility to this slice of the 12th century Levant.”—Dan Jones, Sunday Times (UK)

In a 2010 terrorist plot, Al-Qaeda hid a bomb in a FedEx shipment addressed to a...


Illumination Rounds: from Dispatches

by Michael Herr

Fresh in his boots and three days in-country, Michael Herr is in a Chinook when a young soldier across from him is gunned. “It took me a month to lose that feeling of being a spectator to something that was...


A Federal Offense: from In Pharaoh's Army

by Tobias Wolff

“We weren’t meant to be here.” From the modern classic memoir, In Pharaoh’s Army, a selection by Tobias Wolff portrays the final days of civilian life before boarding the bus that would carry him to...


Two Hawks and a Pelican: The Memoir of Wing Commander Brain Anthony Ashley AFC (1928 - 2015)

by Brian Anthony Ashley

It is the story of a Lincolnshire farm boy who dreamed of being a pilot. Despite leaving school at just 14 to work for the BBC, followed by a stint in the Royal Navy, he finally managed to join the RAF in 1950....


Coral Comes High

by George P. Hunt

Coral Comes High is Captain George P. Hunt's account of what happened to himself and his company during the initial stages of the Peleliu invasion by the US Marines during World War 2. The company sustains terrible...


Alastair Denniston: Code-breaking From Room 40 to Berkeley Street and the Birth of GCHQ

by Joel Greenberg

Some of the individuals who played key roles in the success of Bletchley Park in reading the secret communications of Britain’s enemies during the Second World War have become well-known figures. However,...