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From the Marine Corps to College: Transitioning from the Service to Higher Education

Review Ventrone suggests that even the bravest marines can be intimidated at the thought of enrolling in college and here assists them in navigating the complexities of veterans administration (V [...]

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Rations of the German Wehrmacht in World War II

About the Author In the early 1970s, James Pool traveled extensively in Germany, interviewing many former Nazis who actually helped finance Hitler or were personally close to him. He also intervi [...]

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Code of Federal Regulations, Title 38, Pensions, Bonuses, and Veterans' Relief, Pt. 0-17, Revised as of July 1, 2015

The Code of Federal Regulations is a codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the Executive departments and agencies of the United States Federal Government.  This print I [...]

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The Citroen Traction Avant: In Uniform

Built in 1934, André Citroen’s legendary car had a rich and stunning career due to the events which plunged the world into war five years later. Thousands of them joined the French Army during the Phoney War t [...]

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B-52 Stratofortress: The Complete History of the World's Longest Serving and Best Known Bomber

From the Inside Flap ?In 1954, Secretary of the Air Force Donald Quarles looked up at the immense Boeing B-52 Stratofortress and described it as ?the most formidable expression of air power in th [...]

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The half-mad lord: Thomas Pitt, 2nd Baron Camelford (1775-1804)

Half-Mad Lord, The: Thomas Pitt 2nd Baron Camelford (1775-1804), by Tolstoy, Nikolai Read more [...]

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F-8 Crusader Units of the Vietnam War (Osprey Combat Aircraft 7)

From the Publisher Osprey's Combat series combines the best archival photography available with specially commissioned artworks and first hand accounts, making these books favourites amongst hist [...]

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Principles of Protection: U. S. Handbook of NBC Weapon Fundamentals and Shelter Engineering Design Standards

About the Author Walton McCarthy is a mechanical engineer with a BS from Montana State University and a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the American Society of Testing and [...]

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Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (vol. 007)

This volume gives historical sketches of ships whose assigned names begin with T through V. Includes an appendix on tank landing ships.  American citizens, U.S. Navy veterans, students and historians interested in n [...]

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An Encyclopedia of German Tradenames and Trademarks 1900-1945: Firearms, Optics, Edged Weapons

This comprehensive and easy to use reference covers the prominent brand names and proprietary markings that appear on German small arms, optics and edged weapons between 1900-1945 and is aimed at the World War II German [...]

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On the Bottom: The Raising of the U.S. Navy Submarine S-51

Review 'A marvelous tale, filled with moments of horrified expectancy, of impossible deeds and endurances, of achievements that smack of magic.' -- The New York Times'A narrative more thrilling t [...]

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U.S. Armed Forces Nuclear, Biological And Chemical Survival Manual

From Publishers Weekly Preparing for the unthinkable is the key to our Code Orange way of life, according to this fact-filled but awkwardly packaged primer. Couch, an ex-Navy Seal and author of T [...]

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Zeppelin: The Story of Lighter-than-air Craft

About the Author Ernst August Lehmann (1886-1937) was a First World War Zeppelin commander and then went on to become the most senior captain in the Zeppelin Company and made more than 100 of the [...]

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Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam (American Empire Project)

From Booklist The shocking images of the mounds of corpses, including women, children, and even babies, murdered by American troops in the Vietnamese hamlet of My Lai symbolized for many the horr [...]

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The MP40 Submachine Gun

Of all infantry weapons conceived during the 20th century, few were as important as the submachine gun, a weapon designed specifically for close-quarter combat. This illustrated history examines what was arguably the bes [...]

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Out of Uniform: Your Guide to a Successful Military-to-Civilian Career Transition

About the Author Tom Wolfe is a recognized expert in the field of career transition. Prior to serving as the candidate strategies editor and career coach at Bradley-Morris, Inc., he was a senior [...]

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Allied Tanks of Word War II (The World's Great Weapons)

About the Author David Porter is the author of Winning Weight Training for Girls and Fixed: How Goodfellas Bought Boston College Basketball. He is a reporter for the Associated Press. Established [...]

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