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Helter Skelter

Helter Skelter

by Vincent; Gentry, Curt Bugliosi

"Afterword" dated: June 1994.

Includes index.
This Kind Of War

This Kind Of War

by T R Fehrenbach

This Kind of War is the most comprehensive single-volume history of the Korean-American conflict that began in 1950 and is still affecting United States' foreign policy. Fifty years later, not only does this enlightening account give details of the tactics, infantrymen and equipment, but also chronicles the story of military and political unpreparedness that led to a profligate loss of American lives in Korea. The author T.R. Fehrenbach, an officer in the conflict, provides us with accounts of the combat... Read more about this item
The Coldest Winter

The Coldest Winter

by David Halberstam

Includes bibliographical references (p. 697-702) and index.

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Churchill

Churchill

by Roy Jenkins

In Churchill, Roy Jenkins provides a comprehensive portrait of Winston Churchill from his childhood to the critical World War II period and beyond in a single, definitive volume. Roy Jenkins combines unparalleled command of British political history and his own high level government experience in a narrative account of Churchill's astounding career that is unmatched in its shrewd insights, its unforgettable anecdotes, the clarity of its overarching themes, and the author's nuanced appreciation of his... Read more about this item
Korean War

Korean War

by Max Hastings

It was the first war we could not win. At no other time since World War II have two superpowers met in battle. Now Max Hastings, preeminent military historian takes us back to the bloody bitter struggle to restore South Korean independence after the Communist invasion of June 1950. Using personal accounts from interviews with more than 200 vets -- including the Chinese -- Hastings follows real officers and soldiers through the battles. He brilliantly captures the Cold War crisis at home -- the strategies... Read more about this item
Reminiscences

Reminiscences

by Douglas MacArthur

Written in his own hand, and finished only weeks before his death, Reminiscences by General Douglas MacArthur spans more than half a century of modern history... Decade by decade, battlefield by battlefield, Reminiscences is a portrait of our most decorated military hero. It is the deeply moving final testament to a life of duty, honor, and service.
The Last Stand Of Fox Company

The Last Stand Of Fox Company

by Bob/ Clavin, Tom Drury

Includes bibliographical references (p. [331]-334) and index.
Colefax & Fowler

Colefax & Fowler

by Chester Jones

Gladstone

Gladstone

by Roy Jenkins

The Night Lives On

The Night Lives On

by Walter Lord

Billy Baldwin Decorates

Billy Baldwin Decorates

by Billy Baldwin

Hippie

Hippie

by Barry Miles

The Sabres Of Paradise

The Sabres Of Paradise

by Lesley Blanch

The Secret Team

The Secret Team

by L Fletcher Prouty

The Ladder

The Ladder

by Barbara, Editor, Gene Damon Gittings

The Downing Street Years

The Downing Street Years

by Margaret Thatcher

In the Pink

In the Pink

by Carleton Varney

Blowback

Blowback

by Christopher Simpson

Modern History Books & Ephemera

New York\'s Left Bank

New York's Left Bank

by Budny, Virginia

"Published in conjunction with the exhibition Left Bank New York : artists off Washington Square North, 1900-1950, curated and organized by Virginia Budny for La Maison Franc̦aise of New York University, New York City. The exhibition is on view from October 27 to December 15, 2006, and at the Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, New York, in Spring 2007"--Cover, p. [3].

Includes bibliographical references.
Korean War

Korean War

by Hastings, Max

It was the first war we could not win. At no other time since World War II have two superpowers met in battle. Now Max Hastings, preeminent military historian takes us back to the bloody bitter struggle to restore South Korean independence after the Communist invasion of June 1950. Using personal accounts from interviews with more than 200 vets -- including the Chinese -- Hastings follows real officers and soldiers through the battles. He brilliantly captures the Cold War crisis at home -- the strategies... Read more about this item
\"Korea Remembered

"Korea Remembered

by Cole, Charles F

The Coming Tests With Russia

The Coming Tests With Russia

by Lippmann, Walter

Neither War Nor Peace

Neither War Nor Peace

by Seton-Watson, Hugh

Meaning Of the Twentieth Century

Meaning Of the Twentieth Century

by Boulding, Kenneth E

The Causes Of World War Three

The Causes Of World War Three

by Mills, C Wright

Bridge In the Sky

Bridge In the Sky

by Donovan, Frank

History Of the Cold War

History Of the Cold War

by Fontaine, Andre

Home From the Cold Wars

Home From the Cold Wars

by Roberts, Leslie

Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors

by Zacharias, Ellis, M

Hippie

Hippie

by Miles, Barry

Victoriana

Victoriana

by Barton, Margaret

Blowback

Blowback

by Simpson, Christopher

The Future Of Europe

The Future Of Europe

by Steel, Johannes