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    The River War
    An Account of the Reconquest of the Sudan
    By Winston Churchill
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    First published in 1899 and revised for the 1902 edition by its author Winston Churchill, this history of the River War in Sudan vividly chronicles the military campaign that altered the destinies of England, Egypt, and the Arabian peoples in northeast Africa. More by accident than design, in Churchill’s... [READ MORE]
    U.S. Army Combat Skills Handbook
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    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Recognizing that “wars are not won by machines and weapons but by the soldiers who use them,” this comprehensive manual not only informs the reader of the timeless skills necessary to survive on the battlefield, but also instructs the soldier on how to perform and execute these tasks to succeed in combat.... [READ MORE]
    U.S. Army Counterintelligence Handbook
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    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    The life of a counterintelligence (CI) operative has been immortalized in film and novels as being filled with glamour and excitement. While international travel, heroism, and danger are all part of the job description, the fundamentals of counterintelligence are discipline, skill, and—well—intelligence.... [READ MORE]
    U.S. Army Desert Operations Handbook
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    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Imagine working all day in 100-degree plus temperatures under constant life-threatening circumstances, sometimes relying only on the negligible amount of hydration from a cactus you’ve dug up. This is the life of a U.S. Army soldier in places like Iraq, Afghanistan, and elsewhere, which is why the U.S.... [READ MORE]
    Scrolling Forward, Second Edition
    Making Sense of Documents in the Digital Age
    By David M. Levy, Foreword by Ruth Ozeki
    (Arcade Publishing)
    A fascinating, insightful, and wonderfully written exploration of the document.Like Henry Petroski’s The Pencil, David Levy’s Scrolling Forward takes a common, everyday object, the document, and illuminates what it reveals about us, both in the past and in the digital age.We are surrounded daily by documents... [READ MORE]
    Surgeon in Blue
    Jonathan Letterman, the Civil War Doctor Who Pioneered Battlefield Care
    By Scott McGaugh
    (Arcade Publishing)
    A New York Times Best Seller!When Jonathan Letterman was appointed the chief medical officer of the Army of the Potomac, he revolutionized combat medicine over the course of four major battles—Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg. He made battlefield survival possible by creating... [READ MORE]
    Donovan's Devils
    OSS Commandos Behind Enemy Lines&mdash;Europe, World War II
    By Albert Lulushi
    (Arcade Publishing)
    The stirring, little-known story of the forerunners to today's Special Forces. The OSS—Office of Strategic Services—created under the command of William Donovan, has been celebrated for its cloak-and-dagger operations during World War II and as the precursor of the CIA. As the "Oh So Social," it has... [READ MORE]
    With Musket & Tomahawk
    The West Point–Hudson Valley Campaign in the Wilderness War of 1777
    By Michael O. Logusz
    (Carrel Books)
    In this third volume of Michael Logusz’s epic study of the Wilderness War of 1777, a sizable British military force, augmented with German and loyalist soldiers, attacks the Northern Army’s southern front in the fall of 1777 in hopes of assisting a much larger British Army that is threatened to the north... [READ MORE]
    Containment and Credibility
    The Ideology and Deception That Plunged America into the Vietnam War
    By Pat Proctor
    (Carrel Books)
    Is it possible that a president and his administration would purposefully mislead the American public so that they could commit the United States to a war that is not theirs to fight? Anyone with even a remote memory of the phrase “weapons of mass destruction” probably finds such a question naive. On... [READ MORE]
    The Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters
    Thrilling Stories of Survivors with Photographs and Sketches
    Edited by Logan Marshall, Foreword by Stephen Spignesi
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    The Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters is an exciting collection of first-hand stories describing the catastrophe of Titanic’s maiden voyage as told by its survivors shortly after the ship sank. Originally written and published in 1912, Logan Marshall’s book was the very first attempt to... [READ MORE]
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