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Evidence Not Seen: A Woman's Miraculous Faith in the Jungles of World War II
 

Evidence Not Seen: A Woman's Miraculous Faith in the Jungles of World War II (Paperback)

By Rose, Darlene Deibler

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This is the true story of an American woman's courage and triumph of faith in the jungles of New Guinea and her four years in a Japanese prison camp during World War II. She was forced to sign a confession to a crime she did not commit and was fortunate to escape the executioner' ...

ISBN 9780060670207
Published 23 August 1990 by HarperCollins
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Redback One: The True Story of an Australian SAS Hero

Redback One: The True Story of an Australian SAS Hero (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Macklin, Robert; Robert; Bonner

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Explosive SAS action in East Timor, Iraq and Afghanistan.

ISBN 9780733630606
Published 25 March 2014 by Hachette
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Series Hachette Military Collection
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Redback One: The True Story of an Australian SAS Hero

Redback One: The True Story of an Australian SAS Hero (Paperback)

By Macklin, Robert

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Explosive SAS action in East Timor, Iraq and Afghanistan. Now part of the HACHETTE MILITARY COLLECTION.

ISBN 9780733636585
Published 9 August 2016 by Hachette
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Series Hachette Military Collection
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Into the Valley: Marines at Guadalcanal

Into the Valley: Marines at Guadalcanal (Trade Paperback/Paperback, New title)

By Hersey, John

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Gives insightful details concerning the jungle environment, recounts conversations among the men before, during, and after battle, and describes how the wounded were evacuated as well as other works of daily heroism.

ISBN 9780803273283
Published 30 May 2002 by University of New South Wales
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US Marine vs Japanese Infantryman: Guadalcanal 1942-43
 

US Marine vs Japanese Infantryman: Guadalcanal 1942-43 (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Rottman, Gordon L.; Illustrated by Shumate, Johnny

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Explores the differing tactics and equipment used by the two combatants and also shows how the challenges of fighting in inhospitable tropical jungles impacted on soldiers on the ground, as combatants had to deal not only with their determined opponents but also the twin issues o ...

ISBN 9781472801340
Published 20 May 2012 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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Series Combat
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Bomb Alley, Falkland Islands 1982: Aboard HMS Antrim at War

Bomb Alley, Falkland Islands 1982: Aboard HMS Antrim at War (Hardback, illustrated edition)

By Yates, David

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A story of the Falklands War as experienced by a below-decks seaman on one of the most important ships to be dispatched to the South Atlantic. It provides an account as seen through the eyes of a Royal Navy matelot.

ISBN 9781844154173
Published 9 February 2006 by Pen & Sword Books Ltd
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Pacific
 

Pacific (Paperback, Main)

By Ambrose, Hugh

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The Official Companion Book to the HBO miniseries from the producers of Band of Brothers

ISBN 9780857860095
Published 2 June 2011 by Canongate Books Ltd
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War and Pieces
  

War and Pieces (Trade Paperback/Paperback, New title)

By Spence, Miles

An autobiographical account of one man's experiences in the Navy during the Second World War. Including pencil sketches by the author the book captures the life and times of those who served during the conflict.

ISBN 9781877270659
Published 1 May 2004 by Hazard Press Limited
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The Tiger Man of Vietnam
 

The Tiger Man of Vietnam (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Walker, Frank

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The Vietnamese hill tribes made him a demi-god. The CIA wanted to kill him. This is the true story of Australian war hero Barry Petersen, who was sent to the Central Highlands to build an anti-communist guerrilla force among the indigenous Montagnard people. The Montagnards loved ...

ISBN 9780733623660
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780733626555
Published 1 October 2009 by Hachette
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Series Hachette Military Collection
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The Tiger Man of Vietnam

The Tiger Man of Vietnam (Paperback)

By Walker, Frank

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The Vietnamese hilltribes made him a demi-god. The CIA wanted to kill him. This is the remarkable true story of Australian war hero Barry Petersen.

ISBN 9780733626555
Published 1 August 2010 by Hachette
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Series Hachette Military Collection
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