Military
epub |eng | 2011-05-18 | Author:Gary Smith [Smith, Gary]

CHAPTER EIGHT Mission Eleven “Youth is the first victim of war; the first fruit of peace. It takes twenty years or more of peace to make a man; it takes ...
( Category: Military February 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 1956-03-15 | Author:Louis Zamperini [Zamperini, Louis]

ONE DAY THE commandant decided to stage a track meet, featuring me. It was weird. My muscles had atrophied; I couldn’t run. I entered the high jump instead, and won ...
( Category: Military February 17,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2009-01-02 | Author:Eric Blehm

“Say hi to the Christmas present,” Mag called out as Amerine and Mike, on their way to meet with Karzai in his new command post, trotted down from the top ...
( Category: Military February 17,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2013-11-24 | Author:John Brown

28 Alliances THE SKIR MASTER Rubaloth stood on the portico, the sun-warmed marble under his naked feet, the warm breeze washing across his legs and bringing the sulfur scent of ...
( Category: Historical February 17,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2006-09-08 | Author:Michael Isikoff & David Corn

PINCUS finally got Libby on the phone. Libby wouldn’t say anything on the record. He wouldn’t allow Pincus to refer to him as a vice presidential aide or even a ...
( Category: Politics & Government February 17,2018 )
mobi |eng | 1978-09-01 | Author:Michael Herr & Robert Stone

Sometimes you’d step from the bunker, all sense of time passing having left you, and find it dark out. The far side of the hills around the bowl of the ...
( Category: Military February 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-04 | Author:Andrew Roberts [Roberts, Andrew]

A BIRD’S EYE VIEW An aerial photograph of the south end of Gommecourt village and park, showing the destruction caused by the fighting, October 1916. Attacking Gommecourt from the south ...
( Category: Military February 14,2018 )
epub |eng | 1993-12-31 | Author:Allen C. Guelzo [Guelzo, Allen C.]

For Lincoln, however, Gettysburg offered only limited consolations. Although he was jubilant at Meade’s victory, he waited in vain to hear of Meade pursuing and destroying the defeated Lee. Instead, ...
( Category: Americas February 14,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-05-12 | Author:Andrea Leininger & Bruce Leininger [Leininger, Andrea]

It was actually a domestic problem. Andrea had latched on to Huston’s name long before the reunion. She saw the “James,” and for her that connection was decisive. But she ...
( Category: New Age & Spirituality February 14,2018 )
epub |eng | 2001-01-01 | Author:Philip Matyszak [Matyszak, Philip]

The Battle On 8 April Valens arrived with the rest of the Vitellian army. Further reinforcements were being scraped together from the depleted Rhineland garrisons, but basically the Vitellian force ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations February 14,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Robert Pisor [Pisor, Robert]

7. THE TET OFFENSIVE General Westmoreland was jolted awake at 3 A.M. by the rocket artillery of three enemy divisions in the suburbs of Saigon. Three thousand Viet Cong soldiers ...
( Category: Military February 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-06 | Author:Oliver Hilmes

The roof terrace of the cosmopolitan Eden Hotel is one of Berlin’s main attractions in the Olympic summer of 1936. Credit 11 Tuesday, 11 August 1936 REICH WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST ...
( Category: World February 13,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lloyd Clark

Backed by a heavy barrage from the artillery and led by 350 tanks supported by infantry, the Grossdeutschland Division advanced on a two-mile front towards the outpost villages of Gertsovka, ...
( Category: Military February 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-10-02 | Author:John Sadler [Sadler, John]

On Tuesday after the octave of Easter [16 April] Edward de Brus, Robert’s brother, invaded England by way of Carlisle, contrary to agreement, and remained there three days at the ...
( Category: Military February 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-12-23 | Author:Birgitta Hoffmann [Hoffmann, Birgitta]

On the other hand over the last few years excavations at Silchester continue to encounter evidence for destruction that appears to date to the mid first century and which is ...
( Category: Military February 12,2018 )