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Philip Augustus

by George Payne Rainsford James

Although there is something chilling in that sad, inevitable word, the past—although in looking through the thronged rolls of history, and reading of all the dead passions, the fruitless anxieties, the vain,...


Gloucestershire Hero: Brigadier Patsy Pagan's Great War Experiences

by Peter Rostron

Small in physical stature Colonel, later Brigadier, Patsy Pagan was seen as a giant by the men of the Gloucestershire Regiment, whom he commanded for over three gruelling years of The Great War. He and his Battalion...


We Fought at Kohima: At Veteran's Account

by Raymond Street

The Japanese advance through Thailand, Malaya and Burma appeared unstoppable and the fate of India looked utterly precarious. The garrison of the Kohima outpost numbering some 1500 British and Indian Army soldiers...


Faith, Hope and Rice: Private Cox's Account of Captivity and the Death Railway

by Ellie Taylor

Fred Cox, a young soldier in the East Surrey Regiment, was taken prisoner by the Japanese at the fall of Singapore in February 1942. The next three and a half years were spent in a series of PoW camps, notably...


Fight the Good Fight: Vocies of Faith from the First World War

by John Broom

Whilst a toxic mixture of nationalism and militarism tore Europe and the wider world apart from 1914 to 1919, there was one factor that united millions of people across all nations: that of a Christian faith....


Before the Dawn

by Gerry Adams

The controversial autobiography of the man at the heart of Irish Republican politics. Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams offers his own unique, intimate account of the early years of his career, from his childhood...


One Man's War

by Richard Beale

Actor Richard Beale was a young officer in the Royal Navy during the Second World War. In the summer of 2014, he sat down to write a memoir of that time, now more than 70 years ago. The result is an engaging...


Abducting a General: The Kreipe Operation in Crete

by Patrick Leigh Fermor & Roderick Bailey

One of the most daring feats in Patrick Leigh Fermor’s daring life was the kidnapping of General Kreipe, the German commander in Crete, on April 26, 1944.

Abducting a General, now published for the first time...


The Cretan Runner: His story of the German Occupation

by George Psychoundakis & Patrick Leigh Fermor

George Psychoundakis was a twenty-one-year-old shepherd from the village of Asi Gonia when the battle of Crete began: “It was in May 1941 that, all of a sudden, high in the sky, we heard the drone of many...


Unbreakable: A Navy SEAL's Way of Life

by Thom Shea

A highly decorated Navy SEAL shares stories of his years of combat experience in Afghanistan, providing leadership insights that will shift your view of yourself and provoke life-altering change.

Before leaving...


Tough As They Come: A Memoir

by Marcus Brotherton, Travis Mills & Gary Sinise

Thousands have been wounded in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Five have survived quadruple amputee injuries. This is one soldier's story. 

 

Thousands of soldiers die year to defend their country. United...


Devotion: An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice

by Adam Makos

For readers of Unbroken comes an unforgettable tale of courage from America’s “forgotten war” in Korea, by the New York Times bestselling author of A Higher Call.

Devotion tells the inspirational story...


Payback: Five Marines After Vietnam

by Joe Klein

From the author of Primary Colors, “a remarkably sensitive story of a generation” (The New York Times Book Review): The critically acclaimed true story of five Marines who fought together in a bloody battle...


Battle Rattle: A Last Memoir of WW II

by Roger Boas

"The war has changed me in ways that will take the better part of my life to understand, let alone make peace with," begins Roger Boas in his thoughtful, compelling account of World War II. As part of the Fourth...


The Oriental Experience

by Nico Hetterschijt

The Oriental Experience is an autobiographical novel dealing with the author's period as a young naval officer. It is a tale of his never ending love for the Far East, the sea, the elements, the tropics, his...


Gustaf Mannerheim

by Steven J. Zaloga & Adam Hook

Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim is a legendary figure, whose life and career were deeply influential in Finnish and European history. He is viewed by many as the father of modern Finland after leading the 'White'...


Charlie Mike: A True Story of Heroes Who Brought Their Mission Home

by Joe Klein

This is the true story of two decorated combat veterans linked by tragedy, who come home from the Middle East and find a new way to save their comrades and heal their country.

In Charlie Mike, Joe Klein tells...


Lincoln's Bold Lion: The Life and Times of Brigadier General Martin Davis Hardin

by James Huffstodt

This is the first biography devoted to the life of a remarkable young man who, in the words of Civil War historian Ezra Warner, “embarked upon a combat career which has few parallels in the annals of the army...


With Schwarzkopf: Life Lessons of The Bear

by Gus Lee

With Schwarzkopf is Gus Lee's remembrance of his mentor and friend H. Norman Schwarzkopf, and his firsthand account of how Schwarzkopf shaped his life. In 1966, Lee, a junior-year cadet at West Point, was bright,...


LeMay: A Biography

by Barrett Tillman

LeMay was a terrifying, complex, and brilliant general. In World War II, he ordered the firebombing of Tokyo and was in charge when Atomic bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. He was responsible for...