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Corsair: The F4U in World War II and Korea

by Barrett Tillman

This is the remarkable story of an airplane that became a legend--with a sleek silhouette and bent wings, it doubled as a day and night fighter, could fly off carriers or from land, and served both as a dive...


Lighthouses & Keepers: The U.S. Lighthouse Service and its Legacy

by Dennis L. Noble

From the East Coast to the West Coast, the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico and Hawaiian Islands, this handsome book helps explain the lure of lighthouses in the United States. Among the most recognized structures...


Caesar's Civil War 49-44 BC

by Adrian Goldsworthy

First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


US Defense Politics: The origins of security policy

by Harvey M. Sapolsky, Eugene Gholz & Caitlin Talmadge

This textbook provides an accessible overview of US defense politics for upper-level students. This new edition has been fully updated and revised, with a new chapter on intelligence and new material on unmanned...


The Seventh Sense: The Secrets of Remote Viewing as Told by a "Psychi

by Lyn Buchanan

For the past thirty years, the United States government has secretly trained a select corps of military personnel in the art of "remote viewing" -- the psychic ability to perceive the thoughts and experiences...


America at War: Concise Histories of U.S. Military Conflicts From Lexington to Afghanistan

by Terence T. Finn

War—organized violence against an enemy of the state—seems part and parcel of the American journey. Indeed, the United States was established by means of violence as ordinary citizens from New Hampshire...


A Serial Killer in Nazi Berlin: The Chilling True Story of the S-Bahn Murderer

by Scott Andrew Selby

As the Nazi war machine caused death and destruction throughout Europe, one man in the Fatherland began his own reign of terror.

This is the true story of the pursuit and capture of a serial killer in the heart...


Britain, America and Anti-Communist Propaganda 1945-53: The Information Research Department

by Andrew Defty

In the Cold War battle for hearts and minds Britain was the first country to formulate a coordinated global response to communist propaganda. In January 1948, the British government launched a new propaganda...


Questions and Answers on Immigration in Britain

by Farid Raymond Anthony

This guide to immigration to Britain uses a question and answer format to provide information in simple English. It ranges over: visitors; professional workers; students; business people; working in the UK;...


Phantoms of the Skies

by J. Allan Danelek & Chuck Davis

This book tells the true story of aviation as it evolved from mankind's first primitive attempts to fly to the remarkable successes of the early twentieth century in a non-technical and even fun way, designed...


Weather Warfare

by Jerry E. Smith

In April 1997, United States Secretary of Defense William Cohen declared that there are terrorists at work who "... are engaging even in an eco-type of terrorism whereby they can alter the climate, set off earthquakes,...


Camp Colt to Desert Storm: The History of U.S. Armored Forces

by George F. Hofmann & Donn A. Starry

The tank revolutionized the battlefield in World War II. In the years since, additional technological developments--including nuclear weapons, ballistic missiles, computer assisted firing, and satellite navigation--have...


Sky Men: Always Expect the Unexpected - the Real Story of the Paras

by Robert Kershaw

Seventy years ago the army?s elite air assault force, the Parachute Regiment was formed, tough and well-trained, designed to fight hazardous operations behind enemy lines, with little or no backup. These are...


Lost Voices of the Royal Navy

by Max Arthur

Acclaimed historian Max Arthur pays tribute to the Royal Navy from 1914 to 1945. Drawing on the personal stories of those who have served during this period, he has created a unique narrative history of the...


Sub: Life on Board with the Hidden Heroes of Britain's Silent Service

by Danny Danziger

At any given time, up to three of the Royal Navy?s nuclear submarines lurk undetected in the world?s oceans. Totally self-sufficient for months at a time, they lie in readiness to be deployed to listen, intercept,...


Stephen Decatur: A Life Most Bold and Daring

by Spencer C. Tucker

Brave, energetic, intensely patriotic, Stephen Decatur is America's first great naval hero after John Paul Jones. His short and dramatic life is a story of triumph and tragedy told by the noted historian and...


Hell on Earth: Sandakan - Australia's Greatest War Tragedy

by Michele Cunningham

The heart-rending story of the Australians brutally imprisoned in Sandakan, the Japanese POW camp in North Borneo, whose very name came to symbolise cruelty and ill-treatment.

In mid-1942, after the fall of Singapore,...


HMAS Sydney

by Tom Frame

The complete and authoritative account of the sinking of the HMAS Sydney, and the recent finding of her wreck.

On 19 November 1941, the pride of the Australian Navy, the light cruiser Sydney, fought a close-quarters...


Ghost Platoon

by Frank Walker

'thoroughly researched and compelling . . . a chilling account' - The Sun Herald

An eye-opening account of Australian combat history, untold . . . until now.

In 1969 a ragtag unit of 39 men were thrown together...


Richard the Lionheart: The Mighty Crusader

by David Miller

The greatest general of medieval times

King Richard I's personal bravery on the battlefield won him the name 'Lionheart' but as David Miller reveals, his battles and campaigns demonstrate a brilliant grasp of...