World War Two

Undefeated: From Battle to Basketball Jim Noles

UNDEFEATED is the tale of the 1944 West Point basketball team's perfect season and the young men who played until the season was over and then served their country in WWII.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Jim Noles on the title page at the store.  It is a new and mint, unread...

Team America: Patton, Macarthur, Marshall, Eisenhower, and the World They Forged Robert L. O'Connell

TEAM AMERICA: PATTON, MACARTHUR, MARSHALL, EISENHOWER, AND THE WORLD THEY FORGED brilliantly and clearly tells the story of how the four greatest generals in history (forgive us Caesar, Hanibal, and Napoleon) served at the same time for the same country and how hundreds of millions of lives would have been different...

All of Us Fought the War: The University of Alabama and Its Men and Women in World War II Delbert Reed

ALL OF US FOUGHT THE WAR relates the stories and sacrifices of some of the nearly 10,000 men and women with ties to the University of Alabama who served in the United States military during World War II. Some 350 of them died during the war, and many more were wounded or were detained in prisoner of war camps as well...

I Marched With Patton: A Firsthand Account of World War II Alongside One of the U.S. Army's Greatest Generals Frank Sisson

I MARCHED WITH PATTON is an extraordinary first hand recounting of one soldier's time under Patton's command in World War II. Sisson's story begins in rural Oklahoma, where we grew up in the shadow of the Great Depression. In 1944 he enlisted in the US Army at 18, he was deployed to France with Patton's Third Army,...

Countdown 1945: The Extraordinary Story of the Atomic Bomb and the 116 Days That Changed the World Chris Wallace

COUNTDOWN 1945 begins on April 12, 1945, the day of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's death, and follows the new president Harry Truman as he winds down the war in Europe and wrestles with the newly discovered knowledge of the atomic bomb. Over the 116 days between FDR's passing and the end of the war in Japan, Wallace...