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  • Scars and Stars

    .A boy of just six years old, Austin Roberts found himself perpetually in the way at the post-funeral gathering of his great uncle Jack. Frustrated and alone, he wandered out onto the front porch to find his great uncle Cat, Jack's brother, sitting alone, an old album on his lap. Oblivious to the world around them, the two begin an unlikely convers... [read more]

  • On Desperate Ground: The Marines at The Reservoir, the Korean War's Greatest Battle

    • ISBN: 0385541155
    • Manufacturer: Doubleday

    "Superb...A masterpiece of thorough research, deft pacing and arresting detail...This war story — the fight to break out of a frozen hell near the Chosin Reservoir — has been told many times before. But Sides tells it exceedingly well, with fresh research, gritty scenes and cinematic sweep."—Washington PostFrom the New York Times bestselli... [read more]

  • The Frozen Hours: A Novel of the Korean War

    • ISBN: 0345549228
    • Brand: RANDOM HOUSE
    • Manufacturer: Ballantine Books

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The master of military historical fiction turns his discerning eye to the Korean War in this riveting novel, which tells the dramatic story of the Americans and the Chinese who squared off in one of the deadliest campaigns in the annals of combat: the Battle of Chosin Reservoir, also known as Frozen Chosin. June 1950. ... [read more]

  • Forgotten Valor: A Novel of the Korean War (The Jonas Stuyvesant Saga Book 1)

    An untested lieutenant. An unwinnable war. An impossible choice that could tear his platoon apart. Korea, 1950. Lt. Jonas Stuyvesant’s privileged upbringing hadn’t prepared him for the hardships of war. But when North Korea launches a surprise attack, he and his ragtag platoon suddenly find themselves on the front lines of a war not even Washin... [read more]

  • The Marines of Autumn: A Novel of the Korean War

    • ISBN: 9780312280819
    • Manufacturer: St. Martin's Griffin

  • Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist)

    • ISBN: 9781455563920
    • Brand: Grand Central Publishing
    • Manufacturer: Grand Central Publishing

    A New York Times Top Ten Book of the Year and National Book Award finalist, Pachinko is an "extraordinary epic" of four generations of a poor Korean immigrant family as they fight to control their destiny in 20th-century Japan (San Francisco Chronicle). NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2017 * A USA TODAY TOP TEN OF 2017 * JULY PICK FOR THE PBS NEWSH... [read more]

  • Crimson Sky: The Air Battle for Korea (History of War)

    • ISBN: 1574888412
    • Brand: Brand: Potomac Books Inc.
    • Manufacturer: Potomac Books Inc.

    In the Korean War’s unique combat environment, significant battles took place that profoundly affected the future of air warfare. Crimson Sky examines in detail twenty of the most interesting and representative aerial actions of the war.

  • The Second Korean War

    Two Russian agents discover a missing nuclear weapon was hidden in an American city by North Korea. Another nuclear weapon nears Seoul in a tunnel built by North Koreans. And North Korea's new military dictator launches an all-out invasion. Will Seoul or Pyongyang be the new capital of a united Korea?

  • Presidents of War

    • ISBN: 9780307409607
    • Brand: Crown
    • Manufacturer: Crown

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From a preeminent presidential historian comes a “monumental and profoundly important” (Ron Chernow) saga of America’s wartime chief executivesBILL GATES’S SUMMER READING LISTTen years in the research and writing, Presidents of War is a fresh, magisterial, intimate look at a procession of American leaders a... [read more]

  • Targets: A Vietnam War Novel

    • Manufacturer: Raven's Call Press

    “Targets has the smell of cordite and fear on its pages. I read it in one sitting and lost a night’s sleep over it. The novel is that good." -Walter F. Murphy, author of The Vicar of ChristFrom retired Marine Don McQuinn comes Targets. A Vietnam War novel unlike any other, this story will take you inside the counter-intelligence efforts in Saig... [read more]

  • The Coldest Winter: America and the Korean War

    • ISBN: 0786888628
    • Brand: David Halberstam
    • Manufacturer: Hachette Books

    "In a grand gesture of reclamation and remembrance, Mr. Halberstam has brought the war back home."---The New York Times David Halberstam's magisterial and thrilling The Best and the Brightest was the defining book about the Vietnam conflict. More than three decades later, Halberstam used his unrivaled research and formidable journalistic skills to ... [read more]

  • Soldiers and Marines Saga (The Soldiers and Marines Saga - the first three books of this exciting saga about a soldier at war.)

    • Manufacturer: Martin Archer

    This is a trilogy of Martin Archer's first three novels about the hardships and the exciting and continuous action adventures of a young combat soldier when he stays on active duty and rises in rank and recognition. War in the East and Israel's Next War are the fourth and fifth books in the series.

  • Words from the Heart (An Amish Letters Novel)

    • ISBN: 0718082567
    • Brand: HarperCollins Christian Pub.
    • Manufacturer: Thomas Nelson

    Her fingertips brushed against something else in the box of doilies. She lifted a bundle of letters, neatly tied with a thin red ribbon . . .Ivy Yoder hasn’t heard from John King in over a year. She knows it’s time to let go of the idea that they will one day marry, but she’s humiliated to be one of the oldest single women in her Amish commun... [read more]

  • The Majors (Brotherhood of War)

    • ISBN: 0515089958
    • Brand: Griffin, W. E. B.
    • Manufacturer: G.P. Putnam's Sons

    Dien Bien Phu. Saigon. Hanoi. In 1954, they were only exotic names from a French campaign halfway around the world. But now American fighting men--proven on the bloody beaches of Normandy and in the minefields of Korea--are summoned to help beat back the guerilla forces of Ho Chi Minh. To some, the "secret" war in Indochina was the depth of folly. ... [read more]

  • The Island of Sea Women: A Novel

    • ISBN: 1501154850
    • Brand: Scribner
    • Manufacturer: Scribner

    A new novel from Lisa See, the New York Times bestselling author of The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, about female friendship and family secrets on a small Korean island.Mi-ja and Young-sook, two girls living on the Korean island of Jeju, are best friends that come from very different backgrounds. When they are old enough, they begin working in the... [read more]

  • The Saudi-Iranian War

    Iran's Supreme Leader will use three nuclear weapons, VX and two armored forces driving on Riyadh to overthrow the Saudi monarchy. Can Russian agents, Saudi tanks and American technology stop him in time?

  • The Girl with Seven Names

    • ISBN: 0007554850
    • Brand: William Collins
    • Manufacturer: William Collins

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERAn extraordinary insight into life under one of the world’s most ruthless and secretive dictatorships – and the story of one woman’s terrifying struggle to avoid capture/repatriation and guide her family to freedom.As a child growing up in North Korea, Hyeonseo Lee was one of millions trapped by a secretive and brutal... [read more]

  • This Kind of War: The Classic Military History of the Korean War

    • Manufacturer: Open Road Media

  • The Sorrow of War: A Novel of North Vietnam

    • ISBN: 1573225436
    • Brand: Riverhead Books
    • Manufacturer: Riverhead Books

    The daring and controversial novel that took the world by storm-- a story of politics, selfhood, survival, and war. Featured in The Vietnam War by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick airing September 2017.Bao Ninh, a former North Vietnamese soldier, provides a strikingly honest look at how the Vietnam War forever changed his life, his country, and the people... [read more]

  • COMBAT RECKONING (A Jock Miles-Moon Brothers Korean War Story Book 2)

    Fall 1950: rejuvenated US and Allied forces break out from the Pusan Perimeter and drive a crumbling North Korean Army nearly to Manchuria…until the delusions and hubris of the US high command thrust the GIs, Marines, and airmen into the frigid hell of Chinese intervention. Book 2 in the Jock Miles-Moon Brothers Korean War Story.

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