World War II
epub |eng | 2019-02-12 | Author:R.C. George

Dave listened to his new friends share their stories until the day darkened. The sun had failed to dry the dampness in their clothes, so the men left them hanging ...
( Category: World War II May 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-05-13 | Author:Brayton Harris

CHAPTER SEVENTEEN MIDCOURSE CORRECTION By November 1943 Nimitz was ready to take on the next major target: Tarawa Atoll in the Gilbert Islands, about 1,000 miles to the northeast of ...
( Category: World War II May 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-10 | Author:James Gee

CHAPTER 11 Moulmein Jail Toward the end of October we were jammed into an even dirtier, hotter cargo ship for the trip to Burma. Chuck Satterlee was fortunate in finding ...
( Category: World War II May 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-07 | Author:O'Brien, Phillips Payson

CHAPTER 22 Atomic Bombs and Elections When the presidential train finally pulled into the siding by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on August 17, Washington, DC, was bathed in ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents May 7,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2016-09-27 | Author:Moriz Scheyer [Scheyer, Moriz]

25 Blessed are the poor in spirit OUR SOCIAL ENVIRONMENT HERE consists of two elements. On the one hand, the inmates of the hospital–the enfants, about eighty in number. ‘Enfants’, ...
( Category: World War II May 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-05 | Author:Lynne Olson

* * * — WHILE MARIE-MADELEINE LOVED THE peace and security of Ussel, she knew that her presence there was putting at risk the clandestine Lysander landings at the nearby ...
( Category: World War II April 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-14 | Author:Robert Matzen

24 Aflame “Arnhem was pretty much flattened” was the way Audrey described it. From her location in Velp, she couldn’t see it happening but everyone heard it all day and ...
( Category: World War II April 15,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Samuel W. Mitcham

As November 2 dawned, the battle entered its eleventh day like an enraged bull. Rommel grabbed a quick breakfast of chicken fricassee with rice (most likely the remains of supper), ...
( Category: World War II April 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-13 | Author:James Caffin

CHAPTER XI SPRING REINFORCEMENTS IN APRIL DENVIR’S BATTALION, which Merko commanded, moved south to a new camp near Ribnica, in the Velika Gora district. The snow was beginning to soften ...
( Category: World War II March 18,2019 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2019-01-25 | Author:Giles Milton

British commandos support the Canadian landings on Juno Beach. The heavily laden soldier on the gangplank has just lost his balance. 16 Juno SOUTHWICK HOUSE, NEAR Portsmouth, was a wedding ...
( Category: World War II March 14,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Stephen E. Ambrose

The Victors - Eisenhower and His Boys The Men of World War II 12 - Breakout and Pursuit FROM THE HIGH COMMAND down to the lowliest private, the Americans in ...
( Category: United States June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:John B. Lundstrom [Lundstrom John B.]

CHAPTER 22 The 27 July Conference ASSEMBLING THE FORCES On 18 July Ghormley directed Fletcher to loiter west of Tongatabu until Noyes and Kinkaid appeared, then form the carrier striking ...
( Category: World War II May 30,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Scott Miller

CHAPTER 29 Light Had Gone Out The unsupervised isolation Dulles had so enjoyed came to an abrupt end with the American invasion of the South of France in August 1944. ...
( Category: World War II May 25,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Eric Lomax

CHAPTER SEVEN AT THE MAIN railway station in Bangkok the Kempei agents led us out on to the platform, among the Siamese travellers in their vivid sarongs, and handed us ...
( Category: Prisoners of War May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-04-23 | Author:Ernie Pyle [Pyle, Ernie]

Anzio and Nettuno run together along the coast, forming practically one city. There is really only one main street, which runs along the low blocks just back of the first ...
( Category: World War II April 24,2017 )