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Frontsoldaten: The German Soldier in World War II

by Stephen G. Fritz

" Alois Dwenger, writing from the front in May of 1942, complained that people forgot "the actions of simple soldiers….I believe that true heroism lies in bearing this dreadful everyday life." In exploring...


What They Didn't Teach You About the Civil War

by Mike Wright

Instant coffee was invented during the Civil War for use by Union troops, who hated it; holding races between lice was a popular pastime for both Johnny Reb and Billy Yank; 13% of the Confederate Army deserted...


PACIFIC WAR STORIES: in the words of those who survived

by Rex Smith & Gerald Meehl

The most extensive collection published to date of first-person oral histories on so many diverse aspects of the war in the Pacific—told in gripping, eyewitness accounts by more than seventy veterans from all...


Jungle Ace

by John R. Bruning

The life of a unique warrior: a daredevil ace and a top air commander


Shattered Sword

by Jonathan Parshall & Anthony Tully

Told from the Japanese perspective, using largely Japanese sources, with new interpretations of the Imperial Navy's actions.


Hitler's Prisoners

by Erich Friedrich & Renate Vanegas

A rare look at Hitler's "other victims" - non-Jewish Germans caught in the trap of Nazi terror


D-Day with the Screaming Eagles

by George Koskimaki

Many professional historians have recorded the actions of D-Day but here is an account of the airborne actions as described by the actual men themselves in eyewitness detail. Participants range from division...


A Train in Winter

by Caroline Moorehead

They were teachers, students, chemists, writers, and housewives; a singer at the Paris Opera, a midwife, a dental surgeon. They distributed anti-Nazi leaflets, printed subversive newspapers, hid resisters, secreted...


Allies of a Kind: The United States, Britain and the War Against Japan, 1941-1945

by Christopher Thorne

An analysis of American and British policies and interactions with the Far East during World War II. This digital edition was derived from ACLS Humanities E-Book's (http://www.humanitiesebook.org) online version...


Fighting Patton: George S. Patton Jr. Through the Eyes of His Enemies

by Harry Yeide

He is remembered as an officer with few equals. A leader who attained legendary status while commanding corps and armies as a general during World War II. He was also well known for his eccentricity and controversial...


B-29 The Superfortress

by Mantelli - Brown - Kittel - Graf

The Boeing B 29 Superfortress will be remembered as the device to have made use of atomic weapons in war action; were, in fact, this type of aircraft that dropped the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki to...


The Manner of Men: 9 PARA's Heroic D-Day Mission

by Stuart Tootal

In June 1944, an elite unit of British paratroopers was sent on a daring and highly risky behind-the-lines mission, which was deemed vital to the success of D-Day. Dropping ahead of the main Allied invasion,...


Spying for Hitler: The Welsh Double-Cross

by John Humphries

The true, action-packed account of how a bogus Welsh nationalist infiltrated German Military Intelligence during the Second World War.


B-17 - The Flying Fortress

by Mantelli - Brown - Kittel - Graf

The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, which was used by the US Air Force for the duration of World War II, is perhaps the most famous device used by the Americans in the war. The B-17 was designed in 1934 as a response...


Operation Iceberg: The Invasion and Conquest of Okinawa in World War II

by Gerald Astor

Gerald Astor, author of THE MIGHTY EIGHTH, draws on the raw, first-hand accounts of marines, sailors, soldiers, and airmen under fire to recount the dramatic and gripping story of the last major battle of World...


The Good Man of Nanking: The Diaries of John Rabe

by John Rabe

The Good Man of Nanking is a crucial document for understanding one of World War II's most horrific incidents of genocide, one which the Japanese have steadfastly refused to acknowledge.  It is also the moving...


Hell's Angels: The True Story of the 303rd Bomb Group in World War II

by Jay A. Stout

During the air battles that destroyed Nazi Germany’s ability to wage war, one bomb group was especially distinguished.

The Hell’s Angels.

At the outbreak of World War II, the United States was in no way prepared...


Chasing Gold: The Incredible Story of How the Nazis Stole Europe's Bullion

by George M. Taber

In the highly anticipated new book from the bestselling author of Judgement of Paris, George M. Taber reveals the integral role gold played in World War II, from its influence on the Nazi war machine to the...


A Salute to One Of the Few: The Life of Flying Officer Peter Cape Beauchamp St John RAF

by Simon St John Beer

In a quiet churchyard in Amersham is the grave of an airman who lost his life fighting in the skies over southern England in October 1940. The author happened to come across this grave in 1998 and after some...


Craftsmen of the Army: The Story of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers Vol II 1969-1992

by J M Kneen & D J Sutton

This book tells the story of the Royal Electrical and mechanical Engineers from 1969 to 1992. During this period the army underwent extensive re-organisation and the REME had to adapt and innovate in order to...