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  • Citadel
    Citadel (Paperback) Jordan Wylie, Alan Clark

    Following injury and the horrors of the Iraq war, Jordan Wylie, a young soldier from the backstreets of Blackpool, joins a security team on a tanker in Yemen, seduced by the James Bond lifestyle. But a dark price is paid in this true account of isolation and the ever-present threat of death on the perilous waters of `Pirate Alley'.

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  • The Regiment
    The Regiment (English, Paperback) Rusty Firmin, Jack Hughes

    The true story of an SAS veteran who led a team during the 1980 assault on the Iranian Embassy and served in the Falklands, Northern Ireland, and elsewhere over his career with the Regiment.

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  • Fishers of Men
    Fishers of Men (English, Paperback) Rob Lewis

    This is a true account of secret operations carried out by the British Army's most clandestine unit- the Force Research Unit. Through the author's own experiences, the story of an essential instrument in the fight against terrorism, that of covert intelligence gathering, is told.

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  • A Long Way Gone
    A Long Way Gone (English, Paperback) Ishmael Beah

    The first-person account of a 26-year-old who fought in the war in Sierra Leone as a 12-year-old boy.

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  • Too Few Too Far
    Too Few Too Far (English, Paperback) George Thomsen, Malcolm Angel

    British Commando George Thomsen's action-filled account of combat during the Falklands War.

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  • Charlie One
    Charlie One (English, Paperback) Sean Hartnett

    Seán Hartnett grew up in Cork in the 1970s where he observed the worst of the northern Troubles with fascination. Despite his family's strong republican ties and his own attempt to join the IRA, Hartnett shocked family and friends when he changed allegiance and joined the British Armed Forces. In 2001 Hartnett returns to his native Ireland, but this time as a member of the British Army's most...

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  • UVF
    UVF (English, Paperback) Aaron Edwards

    UVF: Behind the Mask is the gripping and shocking history of the Ulster Volunteer Force, from the formation of its post-1965 incarnation up to the present day. Aaron Edwards, who grew up in the Protestant working class community in North Belfast, blends rigorous research with unprecedented access to leading members of the UVF. His unique position reveals startling revelations into the...

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  • Seven Years in Tibet
    Seven Years in Tibet (English, Paperback) Heinrich Harrer

    A landmark in travel writing, this is the incredible true story of Heinrich Harrer's escape across the Himalayas to Tibet, set against the backdrop of the Second World War.

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  • Double Agent Celery
    Double Agent Celery (English, Hardback) Carolinda Witt

    The extraordinary yet true story of a M15 Double Agent in WW2.

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  • The Dead Beside Us:
    The Dead Beside Us: (English, Paperback) Tony Doherty

    Tony Doherty, author of 'This Man's Wee Boy' continues his journey growing up in Derry in the midst of the 'Troubles'.

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  • War
    War (English, Paperback) Sebastian Junger

    From the author of The Perfect Storm, a gripping book about Sebastian Junger's almost fatal year with the 2nd battalion of the American Army.

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  • The Odyssey of Echo Company
    The Odyssey of Echo Company (English, Hardback) Doug Stanton

    A "work of literary military history from the ... author of In Harm's Way and Horse Soldiers, [an] ... account of an American army reconnaissance platoon's fight for survival during the Vietnam War--whose searing experiences reverberate today among the millions of American families touched by this war"--Amazon.com.

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  • The Sea Devil
    The Sea Devil (English, Hardback) Sam Jefferson

    Swashbuckling adventure and cases of champagne: this classic war story is far removed from life in the WWI trenches. Tasked with destroying as many British merchant ships as possible, German aristocrat Felix von Luckner and his ship the Seeadler (Sea Eagle) succeeded in spectacular fashion, taking fourteen vessels with the loss of only one life, in between hosting lavish parties for their prisoners and evading the British Admiralty in a daring game of cat and mouse.

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  • Sniper One
    Sniper One (Paperback) Dan Mills

    Suitable for those who have read the American Sniper, this title takes you right into the heart of the Iraq war.

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  • The Shetland Bus
    The Shetland Bus (English, Paperback) David J. Howarth

    During World War II, the "Shetland Bus" would go across the North Sea to occupied Norway, to take supplies and saboteurs into the fjords under the noses of the Germans, and to take refugees to safety on the return journey. This is the story of those secret wartime missions.

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  • Colditz, the German Story
    Colditz, the German Story (English, Paperback) Reinhold Eggers

    Reinhold Eggers was one of the German staff who served as a security officer during the last years at Colditz. This work compiles some of the spectacular escape attempts written by the escapers themselves. It also contains stories about the German staff and their characters, and an account of the end of his war when he became a prisoner himself.

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  • We Die Alone
    We Die Alone (Paperback) David Howarth

    A World War Two epic of escape and endurance

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  • Prisoner of Japan
    Prisoner of Japan (English, Paperback) Sir Harold Atcherley

    In the latter part of WW2, more than a ... million European and American soldiers were taken prisoner by the Japanese in Malaysia. They went on to suffer deprivation and brutality, most of them failing to survive. I was fortunate enough to be one of the survivors. During my time as a prisoner I kept a diary, which I was able to bring home with me.

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  • Carve Her Name with Pride
    Carve Her Name with Pride (English, Paperback) Rubeigh James Minney

    Carve Her Name With Pride is the inspiring story of the half-French Violette Szabo.

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  • The Colditz Story
    The Colditz Story (Paperback) Major P. R. Reid

    A true classic, this is the original, bestselling story of escape from the dreaded German P.O.W. camp.

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