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A Higher Calling: An Incredible True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War-Tor for Like the A Higher Calling: An Incredible True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War-Tor?

"The Trumpet of the Swan" -E.B. White

27 Classic Fiction Books We Wouldn't Mind Reading Again - Best Young Adult Books

Spymistress and 19 other WWII books

19 True Tales for WWII Buffs

Spymistress and 19 other WWII books

A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park. Newbery Medal winner 2002.

Tree-ear, an orphan who lives under a bridge in century Korea, begins working for a master potter after he breaks a piece, and longs to learn to create beautiful things himself.

“Eugene Sledge became more than a legend with his memoir.  He became a chronicler, a historian, a storyteller who turns the extremes of the war in the Pacific—the terror, the camaraderie, the banal and the extraordinary—into terms we mortals can grasp.”—Tom Hanks

"With the Old Breed" by E. An account of island warfare in the Pacific during World War II.

WW 2 - US Army Paratrooper recruitment

Airborne recruiting poster, the men of E company answered the call.

Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed American History - Brian Kilmeade

Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli pirates : the forgotten war that changed American history / Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger.

One of the best books I ever read, love that is a true story, fascinating!The Sisters: The Saga of the Mitford Family

Historical fiction: This is the story of a close, loving family splintered by the violent ideologies of Europe between the world wars.

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Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed American History by Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger. Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed.

Number one new york times bestselling photography book. A number one new york times bestseller, humans of new york began in the summer of 2010, when photographer brandon stanton set out on an ambitiou

Humans of New York

Humans of New York Hardcover. A Number One New York Times bestseller, Humans of New York began in the summer of when photographer Brandon Stanton set out on an ambitious project: to single-handedly create a photographic census of N.

EL RRUN RRUN: TEJANOS' ROLE PIVOTAL IN TEXAS INDEPENDENCE AND HISTORY

Ancestor Juan Vargas, see at bottom left of "The Alamo Remembered" cover.

Code Talker: The First and Only Memoir by One of the Original Navajo Code Talkers of WWII by by Chester Nez, Judith Schiess Avila: 'Chester is the last living representative of the Navajo Code Talkers of World War II. The code language he and his fellow recruits developed and used in battle was one of the most closely guarded secrets of the war. Historians agree that without it, the outcome of the war would have been completely different.' #Code_Talker

Code Talker: The First and Only Memoir by One of the Original Navajo Code Talkers of WWII by Chester Nez, Judith Schiess Avila

Mornings on Horseback by David McCullough

Mornings on Horseback: The Story of an Extraordinary Family, a Vanished Way of Life and the Unique Child Who Became Theodore Roosevelt by David McCullough

Killing Patton

Killing Patton

Killing Patton takes readers inside the final year of the war and recounts the events surrounding Patton's tragic demise, naming names of the many powerful individuals who wanted him silenced.

True story...gritty and exciting.  If you've seen the movie, believe me, it is not the same.  Just read it...AMAZING!

Seabiscuit, his success was a surprise to the racing establishment, which had written off the crooked-legged racehorse with the sad tail.

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