We Were Warriors

Author: Johnny Mercer
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 1509853014
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Unflinchingly honest, action-packed and laced with wry humour, this is an unforgettable read by a remarkable man. ‘The best first-hand account in a war zone I've ever read.

Lethal Warriors

Author: David Philipps
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 0230112269
Size: 77.74 MB
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In highlighting the inspiring stories of the resilient men and women in the armed forces who have the courage to confront the issue and offer a potential lifeline to the soldiers, Lethal Warriors challenges us to deal openly, honestly, and ...

Tomorrow You Die

Author: Andy Coogan
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1780574584
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Anyway, everyone had a war story to tell, folk had had enough and wanted to get
on with their lives. But as ... Japan did not recognise the Geneva Convention, and
as prisoners, then slaves, we had no human rights or protection from our brutal
jailers. ... Under the bushido code, Japanese warriors were supposed to commit
suicide, though many of our jailers did ... We were citizen soldiers, ordinary men
leading ordinary lives, until we found ourselves fighting in the jungle and learning

The Journey Continues

Author: Matthew Walker Jr.
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1469193779
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A soldiers' story Matthew Walker Jr. ... No one could have been prouder to have
served with these young warriors than I. In the back of our minds we all wondered
if we would ever make it back home again, but we very ... The hot, burning, brutal
sun was always there beating us down. The body craved for fluids to combat the
salty, dry tastes in our mouths and to replenish the fluids sucked out by the sun.

Shock Troops

Author: Tim Cook
Publisher: Penguin Group Canada
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Canadians Fighting the Great War, 1917-1918 Tim Cook ... 23 Like clothes
increasingly worn threadbare until they finally ripped along unknown seams,
soldiers were steadily worn down to the point where the slow descent into
breakdown ...

Into The Rising Sun

Author: Patrick K. O'Donnell
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439192696
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Now, in Into the Rising Sun, O'Donnell presents scores of veterans' personal accounts, based on over a thousand interviews spanning the past ten years, to tell the story of the brutal Pacific war.

Men At War

Author: Christopher Coker
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190257482
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Achilles (rather than the rank and file) it was met on equal terms— soldiers love
the hand to hand contests that actually ... Today in a country like Afghanistan
death is just as brutal, but it is also faceless and sudden; it is all ambushes and
fire fights ... Improvised Explosive Devices are not merely a feature of the battle
zone; they are the battle that is being waged. ... the Iliad, the first book on a
course called 'the Code of the Warrior', confess that they would rather be 'a
Hector who wins.

Terror Of The Autumn Skies

Author: Blaine Pardoe
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 1616082941
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The True Story of Frank Luke, America's Rogue Ace of World War I Blaine Pardoe
... The fighting was brutal. many men suffered frostbite in the march and they
found the indians dug in along the creek bed. ... background of softly falling snow,
there were 27 soldiers and 5 officers dead, along with 200 to 400 indian warriors
and 90 women and children. later that year he was involved in another army
massacre in Springville, utah, on a river called Spanish forks.1 Three years later
he was ...

Samurai And Ninja

Author: Antony Cummins
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 146291506X
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He exposes the essentially brutal nature of warfare in medieval Japan. This book is illuminated by many rare Japanese manuscripts and texts which are translated into English for the very first time.

Soldier Of Fortune

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ONE AGAINST MANY MOSS: Multiple Opponent Survival System with Branimir
Tudjan Learn how to survive a violent encounter ... Includes perfecting brutal
striking techniques, improving footwork, fighting while impaired, developing a
winning ... Hoare describes how they were recruited and trained, and then
recounts their adventures through four campaigns over an ... RELMER $35.00
CONGO WARRIORS by Mike Hoare Colonel Mike Hoare commanded a unit of
mercenary soldiers ...