World War II

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With the Old Breed

With the Old Breed

by E B Sledge

With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and Okinawa is a World War II memoir by Eugene Sledge, a United States Marine. Since its first publication in 1981, With the Old Breed has been recognized as one of the better first-hand accounts of combat in the Pacific during World War II. The memoir is based on notes Sledge kept tucked away in a pocket-sized Bible he carried with him during battles.
No Ordinary Time

No Ordinary Time

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

With an extraordinary collection of details, Goodwin masterfully weaves together a striking number of story lines—Eleanor and Franklin’s marriage and remarkable partnership, Eleanor’s life as First Lady, and FDR’s White House and its impact on America as well as on a world at war. Goodwin effectively melds these details and stories into an unforgettable and intimate portrait of Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt and of the time during which a new, modern America was born.
Hitler

Hitler

by Ian Kershaw

Adolf Hitler has left a lasting mark on the twentieth-century, as the dictator of Germany and instigator of a genocidal war, culminating in the ruin of much of Europe and the globe. This innovative best-seller explores the nature and mechanics of Hitler's power, and how he used it. Includes bibliographical references and index.
The Rape Of Nanking

The Rape Of Nanking

by Iris Chang

In December 1937, the Japanese army swept into the ancient city of Nanking. Within weeks, more than 300,000 Chinese civilians were systematically raped, tortured, and murdered—a death toll exceeding that of the atomic blasts of Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined. Using extensive interviews with survivors and newly discovered documents, Iris Chang has written what will surely be the definitive history of this horrifying episode. The Rape of Nanking tells the story from three perspectives: of the... Read more about this item
Ibm and The Holocaust

Ibm and The Holocaust

by Edwin Black

IBM and the Holocaust is the stunning story of IBM’s strategic alliance with Nazi Germany -- beginning in 1933 in the first weeks that Hitler came to power and continuing well into World War II. As the Third Reich embarked upon its plan of conquest and genocide, IBM and its subsidiaries helped create enabling technologies, step-by-step, from the identification and cataloging programs of the 1930s to the selections of the 1940s.

Only after Jews were identified -- a massive and complex task that... Read more about this item
First Light

First Light

by Geoffrey Wellum

First Light is the name of several items. Several albums carry the name: First Light (Wishbone Ash album), a previously unreleased album by rock group Wishbone Ash First Light (album), an unrelated album by folk artist Richard Thompson First Light (Freddie Hubbard album) It can also be used to identify: First Light (Preston book), a nonfiction book on astronomy by Richard Preston First Light (Wellum book), a memoir by Geoffrey Wellum.
The Last Stand Of the Tin Can Sailors

The Last Stand Of the Tin Can Sailors

by James D Hornfischer

James D. Hornfischer is a writer, literary agent, and former book editor. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Colgate University, he has graduate business and law degrees from the University of Texas at Austin. He lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and three children.
The Coming Of the Third Reich

The Coming Of the Third Reich

by Richard J Evans

There is no story in twentieth-century history more important to understand than Hitler’s rise to power and the collapse of civilization in Nazi Germany. With The Coming of the Third Reich, Richard Evans, one of the world’s most distinguished historians, has written the definitive account for our time. A masterful synthesis of a vast body of scholarly work integrated with important new research and interpretations, Evans’s history restores drama and contingency to the rise to power of... Read more about this item
Shadow Divers

Shadow Divers

by Robert Kurson

Shadow Divers is a non-fictional recounting of the discovery of a World War II German U-Boat sixty miles off the coast of New Jersey, USA in 1991.
Berlin Diary

Berlin Diary

by William L Shirer

Berlin Diary (1934-1941) is a first-hand account of the rise of the Third Reich and its road to war, as witnessed by the American journalist William L. Shirer. Shirer, a radio reporter for CBS, covered Germany for several years until the Nazi press censors made it impossible for him to report objectively to his listeners in the United States; feeling increasingly uncomfortable, he left the country.
Helmet For My Pillow

Helmet For My Pillow

by Robert Leckie

Robert Leckie was the author of more than thirty works of military history as well as Marines, a collection of short stories, and Lord, What a Family!, a memoir. Raised in Rutherford, New Jersey, he started writing professionally at age sixteen, covering sports for The Bergen Evening Record of Hackensack. He enlisted in the United States Marine Corps on the day following the attack on Pearl Harbor, going on to serve as a machine gunner and as an intelligence scout and participating in all 1st Marine... Read more about this item
Masters Of the Air

Masters Of the Air

by Donald L Miller


Masters of the Air is the deeply personal story of the American bomber boys in World War II who brought the war to Hitler's doorstep. With the narrative power of fiction, Donald Miller takes readers on a harrowing ride through the fire-filled skies over Berlin, Hanover, and Dresden and describes the terrible cost of bombing for the German people.



Fighting at 25,000 feet in thin, freezing air that no warriors had ever encountered before, bomber crews battled new kinds of assaults on body and mind.... Read more about this item
Gulag

Gulag

by Anne Applebaum

ANNE APPLEBAUM was born in Washington, D.C., received a bachelor’s degree from Yale, and studied at Saint Antony’s College, Oxford, and the London School of Economics on a Marshall scholarship. In 1988, she moved to Poland to work for the Economist, and a few years later became foreign editor, then deputy editor, of the Spectator. Her work has also appeared in the New York Review of Books, the Wall Street Journal, Slate and other British and American publications. She is the author of one... Read more about this item
Destruction Of the European Jews

Destruction Of the European Jews

by Raul Hilberg

The Destruction of the European Jews is a book published in 1961 by historian Raul Hilberg. Hilberg revised his work in 1985, and it appeared in a new three-volume edition. It is largely held to be the first comprehensive historical study of the Holocaust. According to Holocaust historian, Michael R.
Crusade In Europe

Crusade In Europe

by Dwight D Eisenhower

The Guns At Last Light

The Guns At Last Light

by Rick Atkinson

An Army At Dawn

An Army At Dawn

by Rick Atkinson

Inside the Third Reich

Inside the Third Reich

by Albert Speer

The Day Of Battle

The Day Of Battle

by Rick Atkinson

Ordinary Men

Ordinary Men

by Christopher R Browning

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Survival In Auschwitz

by Primo Levi

If This Is a Man is a work of witness by the Italian author Primo Levi. It was influenced by his experiences in the concentration camp at Auschwitz during the Second World War. It can be described as a memoir or a personal narrative, but it goes beyond mere recollection by seeking to consider the human condition in all its extremes through the narrative form.
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And I Was There

by Edwin T ; Pineau, Roger; Costello, John Layton

World War II Books & Ephemera

Sicily

Sicily

by Blumenson, Martin

The Secret War With Germany

The Secret War With Germany

by Breuer, William B

Battle For the Solomons

Battle For the Solomons

by Wolfert, Ira

The German Army 1933-1945

The German Army 1933-1945

by Cooper, Matthew

B29

B29

by Berger, Carl

Day Of Infamy

Day Of Infamy

by Lord, Walter

On Borrowed Time

On Borrowed Time

by Mosley, Leonard

The Struggle For Europe

The Struggle For Europe

by Wilmot, Chester

Overlord

Overlord

by Hastings, Max

The Stilwell Papers

The Stilwell Papers

by Stilwell, Joseph W

Speaking Frankly

Speaking Frankly

by Byrnes, James F

Airborne Carpet

Airborne Carpet

by Farrar-Hockley, Anthony

Meeting At Potsdam

Meeting At Potsdam

by Mee, Charles L , Jr

Bastogne

Bastogne

by Elstob, Peter

Wwii

Wwii

by Jones, James

Ss and Gestapo

Ss and Gestapo

by Manvell, Roger

Knight\'s Cross

Knight's Cross

by Fraser, David

German Secret Weapons

German Secret Weapons

by Ford, Brian

Stalingrad

Stalingrad

by Jukes, Geoffrey

The Siege Of Leningrad

The Siege Of Leningrad

by Wykes, Alan