Time Life World War Ii 1945

Author: TIME-LIFE Books
Publisher: Liberty Street
ISBN: 1618933124
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The first atomic bomb was dropped. These are just some of the events in the closing months of World War II, a dramatic period that both marked the end of the bloodiest conflict in history and laid the groundwork for the coming Cold War.

The Final Victories

Author: Marshall Cavendish Corporation
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish
ISBN: 9780761449508
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World War II explores the elements of the war in broadly chronological order, not just on the battlefields but also on home fronts around the world.

Mr Truman S War

Author: J. Robert Moskin
ISBN: 9780700611843
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Describes the end of World War II, the dropping of the first atomic bomb, the birth of the United Nations, the end of world colonialism, and the origins of the Cold War.

Never Call Retreat

Author: Newt Gingrich
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1429904690
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" ---Publishers Weekly (starred review) "Gingrich and Forschten portray icons like Grant and Lee as very real humans, beset with very real problems demanding decisions. . . . This second volume is every bit as good as the first.

A Better War

Author: Lewis Sorley
Publisher: HMH
ISBN: 9780547417455
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Meticulously researched and movingly told, A Better War sheds new light on the Vietnam War.

No Final Victories

Author: Lawrence F. O'Brien
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Senator Byrd (weakly) : Yes. The President (banging the desk with his fist) : Good
! The House voted on Medicare on April 8. Wilbur Mills was given a standing
ovation when he introduced the bill, which many were calling the Mills bill. The
final challenge in the House was a proposal to replace Medicare with the weak
Republican Bettercare bill. This was defeated by a 45-vote margin— almost
exactly the number of new Medicare votes we'd gained in the election five
months earlier.

Red Devils Over The Yalu

Author: Igor Seidov
Publisher: Helion and Company
ISBN: 1910294314
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Pilots of the 4th FIW claimed 10 of these 13 victories. Captain Clyde Curtin of the
335th FIS had a particularly memorable day on 19 July 1953, when he downed
two MiGs simultaneously in one dogfight. Major Thomas Sellers, a US Navy
exchange pilot with the 335th FIS, achieved twin victories in a dogfight on 20 July
. In the fighting on 19 July, two aces of the 4th FIW achieved their final victories in
the war: Captain Lonnie Moore of the 335th FIS and Lieutenant Colonel Vermont

The Australian Victories In France In 1918

Author: Sir John Monash
Publisher: Library of Alexandria
ISBN: 1465611002
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In such a methodical way the advance continues until the final objective is
reached. This event can be recognized by the Infantry in any of three ways, firstly
by reference to the clock time; for the arrival of the barrage at any line on the map
or ground occurs in pursuance of a definite timetable; secondly by the
topographical features, and thirdly by the expedient of maintaining the barrage
stationary at the final objective for fifteen to thirty minutes. In some battles, I also
adopted the device ...

Small Victories

Author: Jeff Mercer
Publisher: Xulon Press
ISBN: 1604772638
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This would be the final opportunity to view him before he was laid to rest. Several
of our family members had written letters or brought mementoes that they wished
to place into the casket. Many tears were shed as, one by one, they said their
final goodbyes to Dan. Pam, Anthony, Joe and I were the last ones to approach
the casket. Pam's muffled sobs alerted me to hold her tight as we stood before
him the final time. While there is no way that anyone could love their children
more than I ...