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It Shouldn't Be This Hard to Serve Your Country

by David Shulkin PublicAffairs (October 21, 2019)

The former VA secretary describes his fight to save veteran health care from partisan politics and how his efforts were ultimately derailed by a small group of unelected officials appointed by the Trump White...


What Have We Done

by David Wood Little, Brown and Company (October 31, 2016)

From Pulitzer Prize-¬?winning journalist David Wood, a battlefield view of moral injury, the signature wound of America's 21st century wars.

Most Americans are now familiar with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder...


The Mission, the Men, and Me

by Pete Blaber & Joe Barrett Blackstone Publishing (December 15, 2013)

As a commander of Delta Force--the most elite counterterroristorganization in the world--Pete Blaber took part in some of the most dangerous,controversial, and significant military and political events of our...


The Boys of '67

by Andrew Wiest & William Hughes Blackstone Publishing (December 01, 2013)

When the 160 men of Charlie Company (4th Battalion/47thInfantry Regiment/9th Infantry Division) were drafted by the US Army in May 1966, they were part of thewave of conscription that would swell the American...


No Easy Day

by Mark Owen, Holter Graham & Kevin Maurer Blackstone Publishing (September 04, 2012)

For the first time anywhere, the first-person account of the planning and execution of the Bin Laden raid from a Navy Seal who confronted the terrorist mastermind and witnessed his final moments

From the streets...


Siege at Jadotville

When Janey Comes Marching Home

by Laura Browder, a full cast & Sascha Pflaeging Blackstone Publishing (October 19, 2010)

Women are officially barred from combat in the American armed services, yet in today's wars, where there are no front lines, the ban on combat is virtually meaningless. More than in any previous conflict in...


The Great Escape

by Paul Brickhill & Simon Vance Blackstone Publishing (June 11, 2009)

It was a split-second operation as delicate and as deadly as a time bomb. It demanded the concentrated devotion and vigilance of more than six hundred American and British air force officers, every single one...


When Books Went to War

by Molly Guptill Manning & Bernadette Dunne Blackstone Publishing (December 02, 2014)

When America entered World War II in 1941, we faced an enemythat had banned and burned over 100 million books and caused fearful citizensto hide or destroy many more. Outraged librarians launched a campaign...


The Bedford Boys

by Alex Kershaw & William Dufris Blackstone Publishing (March 01, 2006)

The Bedford Boys is the astonishing true story of twenty-one young men who were killed during the first horrifying minutes of D-Day and the friends and families they left behind in the small town of Bedford....


It Shouldn't Be This Hard to Serve Your Country

by David Shulkin & Daniel May Public Affairs (Perseus imprint) (October 22, 2019)

The former VA secretary describes his fight to save health care from politics and money-and how it was ultimately derailed by a small group of unelected officials with influence in the Trump White House. Known...


Defiant

by Alvin Townley & Joe Barrett Blackstone Publishing (February 04, 2014)

The story of the indomitable American POWs who endured"Alcatraz," the Hanoi prison camp where North Vietnam locked its most dangerousand subversive prisoners, and the wives who fought to bring them home

During...


The Last of the Doughboys

by Richard Rubin & Grover Gardner Blackstone Publishing (May 21, 2013)

In 2003, eighty-five years after the armistice, it tookRichard Rubin months to find just one living American veteran of World War I.But then, he found another. And another. Eventually he found dozens, aged 101to...


One Man's War

by Tommy LaMore, Dan Baker & Patrick Lawlor Blackstone Publishing (June 24, 2005)

Escaping certain death--not once but several times--lies at the core of the riveting, real-life story of an American soldier during World War II. In One Man's War, B-17 pilot Tommy LaMore vividly details his...


Back in Action

by David Rozelle & Patrick Lawlor Blackstone Publishing (June 27, 2005)

They put a price on his head. They did everything they could to disrupt his mission. Finally, when an antitank mine tore off his right foot, the warriors of jihad in Iraq thought they had neutralized one of...


Goodbye, Darkness

by William Manchester & Barrett Whitener Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

The nightmares began for William Manchester twenty-three years after World War II. In his dreams he lived with the recurring image of himself as a battle-weary youth "angrily demanding to know what had happened...


Enduring Vietnam

by James Wright & Malcolm Hillgartner Blackstone Publishing (April 04, 2017)

The Vietnam War is largely recalled as a mistake, either in the decision to engage there or in the nature of the engagement. Or both. Veterans of the war remain largely anonymous figures, accomplices in the...


House to House

by David Bellavia, Ray Porter & John R. Bruning Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

This is the personal side of battle, where emotion, courage, and strength are stretched to the limits.

Bringing to searing life the terrifying intimacy of hand-to-hand infantry combat, House to House is far more...