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  • The Soldier Who Came Back by Steve Foster
    The Soldier Who Came Back (Hardback) Steve Foster, Alan Clark

    In Northern Poland in 1940, at the Nazi war camp Stalag XX-A, two men struck up an unlikely friendship that was to lead to one of the most daring and remarkable wartime escape stories ever told.

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  • Charlie One by Sean Hartnett
    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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  • Citadel by Jordan Wylie
    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 by Rusty Firmin
    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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  • The Shetland Bus by David J. Howarth
    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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  • Gebirgsjager vs Soviet Sailor by David Greentree
    Gebirgsjager vs Soviet Sailor (English, Paperback) David Greentree, Johnny Shumate

    Fully illustrated with specially commissioned full-color artwork, this work examines the origins, combat roles, and battlefield performance of the German Gebirgsjäger and Soviet naval ground forces who fought one another in the harsh conditions of the Arctic Circle.

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  • Too Few Too Far by George Thomsen
    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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  • Battleship Yamato by Jan Morris
    Battleship Yamato (Hardback) Jan Morris

    The battleship Yamato, of the Imperial Japanese Navy, was the most powerful warship of World War II and represented the climax, as it were, of the Japanese warrior traditions of the samurai - the ideals of honour, discipline, and self-sacrifice that had immemorially ennobled the Japanese national consciousness.

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  • A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah
    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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  • The Dead Beside Us: by Tony Doherty
    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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  • Seven Years in Tibet by Heinrich Harrer
    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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  • Spitfire! by Brian Lane
    Spitfire! (English, Paperback) Brian Lane

    The remarkable Battle of Britain experiences of Spitfire pilot Brian Lane, DFC.

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  • War by Sebastian Junger
    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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  • Always Faithful by William W. Putney
    Always Faithful (English, Paperback) William W. Putney

    As a twenty-three-year-old veterinarian, William W. Putney joined the Marine Corps at the height of World War II. He commanded the Third Dog Platoon during the battle for Guam and later served as chief veterinarian and commanding officer of the War Dog Training School, where he helped train former pets for war in the Pacific.

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  • Jagdpanther vs SU-100 by David R. Higgins
    Jagdpanther vs SU-100 (English, Paperback) David R. Higgins, Richard Chasemore

    As World War II in Europe reached its end, armour development and doctrine had experienced several years of massively accelerated change, especially within the crucible of the Eastern Front. This title deals with this topic.

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  • SOE Heroines by Bernard O'Connor
    SOE Heroines (English, Hardback) Bernard O'Connor

    The amazing stories of 38 female spies who operated in occupied France and Vichy France, many told for the very first time.

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  • Some Sunny Day by Madge Lambert
    Some Sunny Day (English, Paperback) Madge Lambert, Bob Blair

    A story of romance in times of hardship, perfect for fans of GI Brides and The Girls Who Went to War

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  • My Country by Kassem Eid
    My Country (Hardback) Kassem Eid

    An unforgettable memoir of growing up in Syria under al-Assad's regime, surviving a gas attack, and rallying worldwide support to break the siege of cities across the country, with a foreword by Janine di Giovanni...

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  • Never Call Me a Hero by N Jack Kleiss
    Never Call Me a Hero (English, Paperback) N Jack Kleiss, Timothy Orr

    National Bestseller ? "An instant classic." ?Dallas Morning News...

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  • Sniper One by Dan Mills
    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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