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Night Fighter

by Charles W. Sasser, William H. Hamilton, Bill Thatcher & Craig Roberts Blackstone Publishing (June 02, 2020)

For readers of American Sniper, the stirring account of a life of service by the "father of the US Navy SEALs"

One month after the Bay of Pigs fiasco, when President John F. Kennedy pressed Congress about America's...


Revolver

by Jim Rasenberger & Jacques Roy Simon & Schuster Audio (May 26, 2020)

A sweeping, definitive biography of Samuel Colt--the inventor of the legendary Colt revolver (a.k.a. six-shooter)--which changed the US forever, triggering the industrial revolution and the settlement of the...


Above and Beyond

by Casey Sherman, Michael J. Tougias & Maxwell Hamilton Hachette Book Group (April 17, 2018)

From the authors of the bestselling The Finest Hours, the riveting, deeply human story of President John F. Kennedy and two U-2 pilots, Rudy Anderson and Chuck Maultsby, who risked their lives to save America...


Miracles on the Water

by Tom Nagorski & Graeme Malcolm Hachette Books (August 25, 2015)

An unforgettable story of children in wartime, of heroism at sea, and--above all--of courage and the power of the human spirit.

On September 17, 1940, at a little after ten at night, a German submarine torpedoed...


The Imperial Cruise

by James Bradley & Richard Poe Hachette Book Group (November 01, 2009)

In 1905, President Teddy Roosevelt dispatched Secretary of War William Taft, his gun toting daughter Alice, and a gaggle of congressmen on a mission to Japan, the Philippines, China, and Korea. There, they would...


The Art of War

by Sun Tzu, Gabra Zackman & Michael Nylan Blackstone Publishing (April 07, 2020)

For the first time in any modern language, a female scholar and translator reimagines The Art of War.

Sun Tzu's ancient book of strategy and psychology has as much to tell us today as when it was first written...


Under Pressure

by Richard Humphreys Harlequin Audio (June 02, 2020)

This is the world of the submariner. This is life under pressure.

What's it like to spend three months without sunlight, sharing what little space you have with over a hundred fellow crewmen and more firepower...


Dead Reckoning

by Dick Lehr & Will Damron HarperAudio (June 09, 2020)

The definitive and dramatic account of what became known as "Operation Vengeance" -- the targeted kill by U.S. fighter pilots of Japan's larger-than-life military icon, Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto, the naval genius...


The Trident

by Jason Redman, John Bruning & Erik Bergmann HarperAudio (November 05, 2013)

Decorated Navy SEAL Lieutenant Jason Redman served his country courageously and with distinction in Columbia, Peru, Afghanistan and Iraq, where he commanded mobility and assault forces. But his journey was not...


Viper Pilot

by Dan Hampton & John Pruden HarperAudio (October 02, 2012)

"Viper Pilot is fantastic....A great read!"

--Dale Brown, former USAF Captain and New York Times bestselling author of A Time for Patriots

Action-packed and breathtakingly authentic, Viper Pilot is the electrifying...


Outlaw Platoon

by Sean Parnell, John Bruning & Ray Porter HarperAudio (February 28, 2012)

A riveting story of American fighting men, Outlaw Platoon is Lieutenant Sean Parnell's stunning personal account of the legendary U.S. Army's 10th Mountain Division's heroic stand in the mountains of Afghanistan....


Hubris

by Alistair Horne & James Adams HarperAudio (November 17, 2015)

"EMINENTLY PROVOCATIVE AND READABLE."--THE WALL STREET JOURNAL

Sir Alistair Horne has been a close observer of war and history for more than fifty years and in this wise and masterly work, he revisits six battles...


Waterloo

by Bernard Cornwell & Dugald Bruce Lockhart HarperAudio (May 05, 2015)

From the New York Times bestselling author comes the definitive, illustrated history of one of the greatest battles ever fought--a riveting nonfiction chronicle published to commemorate the two-hundreth anniversary...


The Hunter Killers

by Dan Hampton & John Pruden HarperAudio (June 02, 2015)

"A GRIPPING CLASSIC. Exhaustively researched, The Hunter Killers puts you directly into a Wild Weasel fighter cockpit during the Vietnam War. Dan Hampton lets you feel it for yourself as no one else could."--Colonel...


Bloody Okinawa

by Joseph Wheelan & George Newbern Da Capo Press (March 03, 2020)

A stirring narrative of World War II's final major battle--the Pacific war's largest, bloodiest, most savagely fought campaign--the last of its kind. On Easter Sunday, April 1, 1945, more than 184,000 US troops...


In the Company of Heroes

by Michael Durant & Steven Hartov Simon & Schuster Audio (May 01, 2003)

"Ranger, Ranger, you die Somalia!" shouted the enraged Somali voices surrounding Blackhawk helicopter pilot Michael J. Durant, his bird shot down by a well-placed rocket-propelled grenade. With his devastating...


Six Frigates

by Ian W. Toll & Stephen Lang Simon & Schuster Audio (October 03, 2006)

Before the ink was dry on the Constitution of the United States, the establishment of a permanent military had become the most divisive issue facing the young republic. Would a standing army be the thin end...


Reaching for Glory

by Michael R. Beschloss Simon & Schuster Audio (November 01, 2001)

Reaching for Glory lets us eavesdrop on LBJ's private, often tortured thoughts during the most crucial year of his presidency -- when his dreams of being hailed as the equal of Abraham Lincoln and Franklin Roosevelt...


War Letters

by Andrew Carroll, Joan Allen & Tom Brokaw Simon & Schuster Audio (May 15, 2001)

Grammy Award Nominee for Best Spoken Word Album!

In 1998, Andrew Carroll founded the Legacy Project with the goal of remembering Americans who have served this nation and preserving their letters for posterity....


The Heart of Everything That Is

by Bob Drury, Tom Clavin & George Newbern Simon & Schuster Audio (November 05, 2013)

The acclaimed New York Times bestselling biography of the legendary Sioux warrior Red Cloud: “a page-turner with remarkable immediacy…and the narrative sweep of a great Western” (The Boston Globe).

Red...


War of the Whales

by Joshua Horwitz & Holter Graham Simon & Schuster Audio (July 01, 2014)

Winner of the 2015 PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award: "Horwitz's dogged reporting...combined with crisp, cinematic writing, produces a powerful narrative.... He has written a book that is instructive...


Double Agent

by Peter Duffy & George Newbern Simon & Schuster Audio (July 22, 2014)

The never-before-told tale of the German-American who infiltrated New York's Nazi underground in the days leading up to World War II: "Thrilling, well-researched, well-told, fascinating" (Minneapolis Star Tribune...


Charlie Mike

by Joe Klein & Holter Graham Simon & Schuster Audio (October 20, 2015)

This true story of two decorated combat veterans who find a new way to save their comrades and heal their country is "a great look at two of the best veteran organizations going and the incredible humans who...


Lucky 666

by Bob Drury, Tom Clavin & Jeremy Bobb Simon & Schuster Audio (October 25, 2016)

“A fast-paced, well-researched…irresistible” (USA TODAY) World War II aviation account of friendship, heroism, and sacrifice that reads like Unbroken meets The Dirty Dozen from the authors of the #1 New...


Countdown to Pearl Harbor

by Steve Twomey & Holter Graham Simon & Schuster Audio (November 01, 2016)

In this “riveting” (Los Angeles Times) account of the days leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Steve Twomey “infuses a well-known story with suspense” (The New...


The Odyssey of Echo Company

by Doug Stanton & Cj Wilson Simon & Schuster Audio (September 19, 2017)

SELECTED BY MILITARY TIMES AS A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR * SELECTED BY THE SOCIETY OF MIDLAND AUTHORS’ AS THE BEST NONFICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR

The New York Times bestselling author of In Harm’s Way and Horse...


The Internationalists

by Oona A. Hathaway, Scott J. Shapiro & Amanda Carlin Simon & Schuster Audio (September 12, 2017)

“An original book…about individuals who used ideas to change the world” (The New Yorker)--the fascinating exploration into the creation and history of the Paris Peace Pact, an often overlooked but transformative...


Pegasus Bridge

by Stephen E. Ambrose & Arthur Morey Simon & Schuster Audio (July 18, 2017)

In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, a small detachment of British airborne troops stormed the German defense forces and paved the way for the Allied invasion of Europe. Pegasus Bridge was the first engagement...


TakingPoint

by Brent Gleeson & Mark Owen Simon & Schuster Audio (February 27, 2018)

Decorated Navy SEAL, successful businessman and world-renowned speaker Brent Gleeson shares his revolutionary approach to navigating and leading change in the workplace--with a foreword by #1 New York Times...


First Freedom

by David Harsanyi & Danny Campbell Simon & Schuster Audio (October 02, 2018)

From “one of America’s smartest political writers” (Glenn Beck) comes a fascinating and accessible history of the United States’ unique and enduring relationship with guns, for fans of Chris Kyle’s...


Achilles in Vietnam

by Jonathan Shay & David Strathairn Simon & Schuster Audio (December 18, 2018)

An original and groundbreaking book that examines the psychological devastation of war by comparing the soldiers of Homer’s Iliad with Vietnam veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.

In this...


The Day of Battle

by Rick Atkinson Simon & Schuster Audio (October 02, 2007)

THE HARROWING STORY OF ONE OF HISTORY'S MOST COMPELLING MILITARY CAMPAIGNS

In An Army at Dawn -- winner of the Pulitzer Prize -- Rick Atkinson provided a dramatic and authoritative history of the Allied triumph...


The Bomb

by Fred Kaplan & Edward Bauer Simon & Schuster Audio (January 28, 2020)

From the author the classic The Wizards of Armageddon and Pulitzer Prize finalist comes the definitive history of American policy on nuclear war--and Presidents’ actions in nuclear crises--from Truman to Trump....


The American Trajectory

Compassionate Soldier

by Jerry Borrowman & Traber Burns Shadow Mountain (May 02, 2017)

Compassionate Soldier illuminates some of the most fascinating and yet largely unknown stories of men and women whose humanity led them to perform courageous acts of mercy and compassion amid the chaos and carnage...


Sparta’s First Attic War

Churchill's Bomb

by Graham Farmelo & Clive Chafer Blackstone Publishing (October 08, 2013)

Perhaps no scientific development has shaped the courseof modern history as much as the harnessing of nuclear energy. Yet thetwentieth century might have turned out differently had greater influence overthis...


Over the Top

by Arthur Guy Empey & Joe Barrett Blackstone Publishing (May 21, 2013)

In 1915, the British ocean liner Lusitania was making its way from NewYork to Liverpool when it was sunk by a German U-boat, shocking the world withthe massive death toll. Infuriated by the tragedy, Arthur Guy...


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 Aviators

by Winston Groom & Robertson Dean Blackstone Publishing (November 05, 2013)

Gifted storyteller Winston Groom, the bestselling author of ForrestGump, has written the fascinating story of three extraordinary heroes whodefined aviation during the great age of flight: Charles Lindbergh,...


Hanoi's War

by Lien-Hang T. Nguyen & Hillary Huber Blackstone Publishing (October 23, 2012)

While most historians of the Vietnam War focus on the origins of US involvement and the Americanization of the conflict, Lien-Hang T. Nguyen examines the international context in which North Vietnamese leaders...


For Crew and Country

by John Wukovits, Robertson Dean & Paul X. Rinn Blackstone Publishing (January 29, 2013)

John Wukovits tells of the most dramatic naval battle of the Pacific War and the incredible sacrifice of the USS Samuel B. Roberts.

On October 25, 1944, the Samuel B. Roberts, along with the other twelve vessels...


The Spanish-American War

by Joseph Stromberg, George C. Scott, Wendy McElroy & Pat Childs Knowledge Products (September 14, 2012)

In 1895 Cuba began its struggle for independence from Spain--a struggle that resulted in a demand for US involvement. This demand gained intensity when the USS Maine inexplicably sank in a Havana harbor in...


Hannibal

by Theodore Ayrault Dodge & Bill Wallace Blackstone Publishing (June 20, 2011)

Hannibal is often considered the finest general the world has ever known. Setting out from Carthaginian-dominated Spain with a small army of select troops, he fought his way over the Pyrenees and crossed the...


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...


Five Lieutenants

by James Carl Nelson & Geoffrey Blaisdell Blackstone Publishing (November 13, 2012)

The dramatic true story of five brilliant young soldiers from Harvard, this is a thrilling tale of combat and heroism.

Five Lieutenants tells the story of five young Harvard men who took up the call to arms...


What It Is Like to Go to War

by Karl Marlantes & Bronson Pinchot Blackstone Publishing (August 30, 2011)

From the author of the bestselling and award-winning Matterhorn comes a brilliant nonfiction book about war and the psychological and spiritual toll it takes on those who fight.

“I wrote this book primarily...


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...


A Higher Call

by Adam Makos, Robertson Dean & Larry Alexander Blackstone Publishing (March 15, 2013)

Four days before Christmas in 1943, a badly damaged Americanbomber struggled to fly over wartime Germany. At its controls was a twenty-one-year-oldpilot. Half his crew lay wounded or dead. It was their first...


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