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  • Inside the Battle of Algiers: Memoir of a Woman Freedom Fighter

    This gripping insider’s account chronicles how and why a young woman in 1950s Algiers joined the armed wing of Algeria’s national liberation movement to combat her country’s French occupiers. When the movement’s leaders turned to Drif and her female colleagues to conduct attacks in retaliation for French aggression against the local population, they leapt at the chance. Their actions were later portrayed in Gillo Pontecorvo’s famed film The Battle of Algiers. When first published in French in 2013, this intimate memoir was met with gr...

    • ASIN: 1682570754
    • Brand: Just World Books

  • The First Wave: The D-Day Warriors Who Led the Way to Victory in World War II

    A NATIONAL BESTSELLERThe New York Times bestselling author of The Liberator and Avenue of Spies returns with an utterly immersive, adrenaline-driven account of D-Day combat. “Meet the assaulters: pathfinders plunging from the black, coxswains plowing the whitecaps, bareknuckle Rangers scaling sheer rock . . . Fast-paced and up close, this is history’s greatest story reinvigorated as only Alex Kershaw can.”—Adam Makos, New York Times bestselling author of Spearhead and A Higher Call Beginning in the predawn darkness of June 6...

    • ASIN: 0451490053

  • Fall of the Double Eagle: The Battle for Galicia and the Demise of Austria-Hungary

    Although southern Poland and western Ukraine are not often thought of in terms of decisive battles in World War I, the impulses that precipitated the battle for Galicia in August 1914—and the unprecedented carnage that resulted—effectively doomed the Austro-Hungarian Empire just six weeks into the war.In Fall of the Double Eagle, John R. Schindler explains how Austria-Hungary, despite military weakness and the foreseeable ill consequences, consciously chose war in that fateful summer of 1914. Through close examination of the Austro-Hungaria...

    • ASIN: 1612347657
    • Brand: Potomac Books

  • The Art of Ready Player One

    Discover the captivating art of Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One.Our dystopian world lies on the brink of chaos and collapse, but the people have found their salvation in the OASIS, an expansive virtual reality universe created by the brilliant and eccentric James Halliday. When Halliday dies, he leaves his immense fortune in the form of a digital Easter egg hidden somewhere in the OASIS, sparking a contest that grips the entire world. Wade Watts, an unlikely young hero, decides to join the contest and embarks on a reality-bending treasur...

    • ASIN: 1683832094
    • Brand: Insight Editions

  • World War 1: World War I in 50 Events: From the Very Beginning to the Fall of the Central Powers (War Books, World War 1 Books, War History) (History in 50 Events Series Book 5)

    Do you want to learn how the Great War began, was fought and ultimately won by the Allied Forces Read about the 50 most important events of World War I, from the very beginning to the fall of the Central Powers.This book is perfect for history lovers. Author James Weber did the research and compiled this huge list of events and battles that changed the course of history forever. Some of them include: - The Defeat of the Russian 2nd Army in the Battle of Tannenberg (August 26, 1914)- The First Battle of Ypres (October 18, 1914)- The Sinking of t...

    • ASIN: B00YBA6JOQ

  • Battlefield Russia: Book Five of the Red Storm Series

    Is war on another front……going to lead to defeat?Losses in the Pacific have cost the Allies.The stakes raise as battlefield tactics and back room diplomacy muddy the waters. Was it a mistake to engage in Russia? Will it cost the President at home? The country is divided. The casualties mount. Has the tide of war shifted from the Allies?As the U.S. manufacturing machine struggles to keep up with the demands, the country needs to unite to make it through.Can the President bring the people together?Does he have a strategic card left to play?Yo...

    • ASIN: B07F19VXZG

  • World of Warcraft: War Crimes

    The national bestseller and direct tie-in to the new game expansion pack Warlords of Draenor—a thrilling novel set in the universe of the record-breaking, internationally bestselling video game World of Warcraft!The brutal siege of Orgrimmar is over. Alliance and Horde forces have stripped Garrosh Hellscream, one of the most reviled figures on Azeroth, of his title as warchief. His thirst for conquest devastated cities, nearly tore the Horde apart, and destroyed countless lives. Now, on the legendary continent of Pandaria, he will stand trial...

    • ASIN: 074347130X
    • Brand: Pocket Books

  • Croma Venture: (The Spiral Wars Book 5)

    Upon the ancient drysine moon/city of Defiance, the UFS Phoenix is being rebuilt, but her crew cannot do so in peace. Parren factions jostle for control of not only Defiance, but of the drysine data-core that Phoenix won at such an awful price. But the parren do not lay sole claim to that ancient knowledge, and within the bowels of the machine-city, something long-dead is awakening.While aliens battle, Captain Debogande struggles to decide his next step. Human emissaries beckon him home, while a terrible new threat drives him toward the far ...

    • ASIN: B07GTVJ283

  • The Smoke at Dawn: A Novel of the Civil War (Civil War: 1861-1865, Western Theater series Book 3)

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil War terrain he knows so well, with the latest novel in the series that started with A Blaze of Glory and A Chain of Thunder. In The Smoke at Dawn, the last great push of the Army of the Cumberland sets the stage for a decisive confrontation at Chattanooga that could determine the outcome of the war.   Summer, 1863. The Federal triumph at Vicksburg has secured complete control of the Mississippi River from the Confederacy, cementing the reputation of Ulysses S. Grant. Farther east, the...


  • Pathfinder Pioneer: The Memoir of a Lead Bomber Pilot in World War II

    In this engaging book we see how an 18-year-old miner shoveling ore from deep in the ground in Utah suddenly found himself, only two years later, 30,000 feet in the air over Nazi Germany, piloting a Flying Fortress in the first wave of America’s air counteroffensive in Europe. Like thousands of other young Americans, Ray Brim was plucked by the U.S. Army to be a combat flyer, and was quickly pitted against the hardened veterans of the Luftwaffe. Brim turned out to have a natural knack for flying, however, and was assigned to the select squadr...

    • ASIN: B0711QYSM5

  • The Warded Man: Book One of The Demon Cycle

    The time has come to stand against the night. As darkness falls each night, the corelings rise–demons who well up from the ground like hellish steam, taking on fearsome form and substance. Sand demons. Wood demons. Wind demons. Flame demons. And gigantic rock demons, the deadliest of all. They possess supernatural strength and powers and burn with a consuming hatred of humanity. For hundreds of years the demons have terrorized the night, slowly culling the human herd that shelters behind magical wards–symbols of power whose origins are lost...

    • ASIN: 0345503805
    • Brand: Penguin

  • An Army at Dawn: The War in North Africa, 1942-1943 (The Liberation Trilogy, Vol. 1)

    • ASIN: 0805062882
    • UPC: 884515639630

  • Panzer Commander: The Memoirs of Colonel Hans von Luck (World War II Library)

    A stunning look at World War II from the other side...From the turret of a German tank, Colonel Hans von Luck commanded Rommel's 7th and then 21st Panzer Division. El Alamein, Kasserine Pass, Poland, Belgium, Normandy on D-Day, the disastrous Russian front--von Luck fought there with some of the best soldiers in the world. German soldiers.Awarded the German Cross in Gold and the Knight's Cross, von Luck writes as an officer and a gentleman. Told with the vivid detail of an impassioned eyewitness, his rare and moving memoir has become a classic ...

    • ASIN: B00F8FA42Q

  • The Battle of Jutland (Cambridge Military Histories)

    This is a major new account of the Battle of Jutland, the key naval battle of the First World War in which the British Grand Fleet engaged the German High Seas Fleet off the coast of Denmark in 1916. Beginning with the building of the two fleets, John Brooks reveals the key technologies employed, from ammunition, gunnery and fire control, to signalling and torpedoes, as well as the opposing commanders' tactical expectations and battle orders. In describing Jutland's five major phases, he offers important new interpretations of the battle itself...

    • ASIN: 1107150140
    • Brand: imusti

  • Holy Sister (Book of the Ancestor 3)

    The searing conclusion of the thrilling epic fantasy trilogy that saw a young girl trained by an arcane order of nuns grow into the fiercest of warriors...They came against her as a child. Now they face the woman. The ice is advancing, the Corridor narrowing, and the empire is under siege from the Scithrowl in the east and the Durns in the west. Everywhere, the emperor’s armies are in retreat. Nona Grey faces the final challenges that must be overcome if she is to become a full sister in the order of her choice. But it seems unlikely that s...

    • ASIN: B07FZN2S29

  • The Major Battles of the First World War - eBook

    ContentsIntroduction1914 – The War Begins1915 – From the Trenches to Turkey1916 - The Great Offensives1917 - War in the Mud1918 – Breakthrough The battles of World War I were fought on an unprecedented scale. Both sides

    • UPC: 755069845

  • Major Battles in World History | Children's Military & War History Books - eBook

    Battles happen because of a clash in opinions, beliefs and political interests. Let's take a look at some of the most unforgettable battles in world history. Parents, since this is a hard topic to discuss,

    • UPC: 701851750

  • First Battle of the Marne, The: The History and Legacy of the First Major Allied Victory in World War I - Audiobook

    The enduring image of World War I is of men stuck in muddy trenches, and of vast armies deadlocked in a fight neither could win. It was a war of barbed wire, poison gas, and

    • UPC: 981564110

  • World War One Naval Battles in South American Waters - eBook

    During the first months of World War One, three Naval Battles took place off the coasts of Chile and Argentina. These were the Battle of Coronel in November, 1914, the Battle of the Falkland Islands

    • UPC: 790539005

  • Paradise Gold : The Mafia and Nazis Battle for the Biggest Prize of World War II

    AMERICA FACES ITS BIGGEST THREAT.THE US GOVERNMENT AND MAFIA JOIN FORCES.A PULSATING WWII SPY THRILLER.In World War II Nazi U-boats dominate the Atlantic from their base in the Caribbean, sinking American and Allied ships. And

    • UPC: 112747609

  • At Battle in World War II - eBook

    "In You Choose format, explores the technology and tactics of World War

    • UPC: 471056027

  • At Battle in World War I : An Interactive Battlefield Adventure

    "In You Choose format, explores World War I through the eyes of sailors, pilots, and infantry soldiers on the

    • UPC: 39965331

  • Helfort's War Book 2: The Battle of the Hammer Worlds

    Maverick starship officer Michael Helfort returns to active duty and thrilling action, in the second adventure of a rousing new military-SF series.

    • UPC: 8808799

  • World War II: Battle of Normandy - eBook

    Emma and Hannah are working on a school project about World War II and decide to interview their grandfathers to learn more about it. Act out this story as the girls learn about D-Day and

    • UPC: 876629713

  • Helfort's War Book 2: The Battle of the Hammer Worlds - eBook

    He thought Hell was the worst they could throw at him.He was wrong.Back from tangling with the Hammer of Kraa, the most brutal, trigger-happy tyrants in humanspace, Junior Lieutenant Michael Helfort is assigned to the

    • UPC: 289045685

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