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    Custer
    The Making of a Young General
    By Edward G. Longacre
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    The name George Armstrong Custer looms large in American history, specifically for his leadership in the American Indian Wars and unfortunate fall at the Battle of Little Bighorn. But before his time in the West, Custer began his career fighting for the Union in the Civil War. In Custer: The Making of... [READ MORE]
    In the Name of Humanity
    The Secret Deal to End the Holocaust
    By Max Wallace
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    On November 25, 1944, prisoners at Auschwitz heard a deafening explosion. Emerging from their barracks, they witnessed the crematoria and gas chambers--part of the largest killing machine in human history--come crashing down. Most assumed they had fallen victim to inmate sabotage and thousands silently... [READ MORE]
    High Fliers
    Airmen of Achievement in Wartime
    By Philip Kaplan
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    There were two kinds of pilots involved in the action during the Second World War: those who took the lead, and the others who went along for the ride. The elite group of fighter and bomber pilots led the way in combat missions, racking up kills and destroying the enemy?s ability to fight. Experience... [READ MORE]
    Broken Glory
    The Final Years of Robert F. Kennedy
    By Ed Sanders, Illustrated by Rick Veitch
    (Arcade Publishing)
    Bobby Kennedy's last campaign—an homage to a leader who might have changed history and a reconstruction of the conspiracy to stop him.June 5, 2018, is the fiftieth anniversary of the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy, and there are still unanswered questions about whether his murder was the result of... [READ MORE]
    Protest with Prime: For just $2.99, send this protest message directly to President Trump! 20% of net proceeds will support progressive candidates in the 2018 midterm elections Free shipping to the White House for Amazon Prime members Our goal: shut down the White House mailroom with 1 million copies... [READ MORE]
    The Complete Guide to German Armored Vehicles
    Panzers, Jagdpanzers, Assault Guns, Antiaircraft, Self-Propelled Artillery, Armored Wheeled and Semi-Tracked Vehicles, and More
    By David Doyle
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    The market’s most comprehensive guide to German combat vehicles. The Complete Guide to German Armored Vehicles is an encyclopedia of all the armored vehicles used by the Nazis in World War II. At over four hundred pages and with over six hundred photos, many of which never before seen by the public,... [READ MORE]
    My Kingdom for a Horse
    The War of the Roses
    By Ed West
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    From William Shakespeare's series of history dramas to Sir Walter Scott and George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire�not to mention the smash-hit TV show Game of Thrones�the British civil war of 1455 to 1485 has inspired writers more than any other. Ed West's My Kingdom for a Horse illuminates the... [READ MORE]
    War's End
    An Eyewitness Account of America's Last Atomic Mission
    By Charles W. Sweeney
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    On August 9, 1945, on the tiny island of Tinian in the South Pacific, a twenty-five-year-old American Army Air Corps Major named Charles W. Sweeney climbed aboard a B-29 Superfortress in command of his first combat mission, one devised specifically to bring a long and terrible war to a necessary conclusion.... [READ MORE]
    Captain Bligh's Portable Nightmare
    From the Bounty to Safety—4,162 Miles across the Pacific in a Rowing Boat
    By John Toohey
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    At dawn on April 28, 1789, Captain William Bligh and eighteen men from HMS Bounty were herded onto a twenty-three-foot launch and abandoned in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Thus began their extraordinary journey to Java. Covering 4,162 miles, the small boat was battered by continuous storms, and the... [READ MORE]
    Pan Am at War
    How the Airline Secretly Helped America Fight World War II
    By Mark Cotta Vaz, By John H. Hill
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Pan Am at War chronicles the airline?s historic role in advancing aviation and serving America?s national interest before and during World War II. From its inception, Pan American Airways operated as the ?wings of democracy,? spanning six continents and placing the country at the leading edge of international... [READ MORE]
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