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A #1 New York Times bestseller for 13 consecutive weeks! "One of the few indispensable autobiographies ever written by an American - and one of the best written, too." (Hilton Kramer, The New Criterion)
Using police reports, case documents, and photos, veteran investigative journalist John Coston recreates the events that led to one mother`s unspeakable acts of filicide--and a cop`s relentless pursuit of the truth.
A critically acclaimed biography by multiple award-winning author Annette Oppenlander! "This book needs to join the ranks of the classic survivor stories of WWII such as"Diary of Anne Frank" and "Man`s Search for Meaning". It is truly that amazing!" (In D`tale Magazine)
"The book is pure Halsey -- the personal yarn of a seagoing, fighting admiral who was forthright, honest, often brilliant, sometimes rash, but who possessed above all else, a natural modesty that enhanced his uncommon valor." (Naval War College Review)
Coral and Brass is an important first-hand account of a celebrated military tactician, a must-read for those interested in the U.S. Marine Corps, military strategy and WWII operations. "Smith`s account if the Pacific War as he fought it from Tarawa to Iwo Jima is of first-rate historical importance." (Foreign Affairs)
Patton and his Third Army is essential reading for anyone interested in the European Theater of war and finding out more about this remarkable figure who Eisenhower said was "born to be a soldier".
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Dark December: The Full Account of the Battle of the Bulge is essential reading for anyone interested in World War Two and the most famous battle of the Western Front. "Dark December occupies a distinguished place among war books." (New York Herald Tribune)