True war & combat stories

    Women Warriors

    By Tracey Knight

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    Man with the Poison Gun

    By Serhii Plokhy

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    The true story that inspired The Man with the Golden Gun by Ian Fleming

    Lost Airman

    By Seth Meyerowitz

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    The remarkable untold WWII story of the US airman who was shot down over Nazi-occupied France and evaded Gestapo pursuers for more than six months before escaping to freedom, as told by his grandson.

    Billion Dollar Spy

    By David E. Hoffman

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    'One of the best spy stories to come out of the Cold War and all the more riveting for being true.' Washington Post

    We Were Warriors

    By Johnny Mercer

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    'An adrenalin-fuelled, gritty story of heroism on the frontline in Afghanistan' Andy McNab The rounds were single shot from the same two enemy positions, trying to pick me off. They were kicking up the dirt around me. Then all hell broke loose as the gunship's Gatling vomited ammo right over...

    Investigating Organised Crime and War Crimes

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    Having spent most of his service as a detective, Tony nott documents here his experiences and investigations.

    Lucca the War Dog

    By Maria Goodavage

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    Lucca K458 is a decorated and highly skilled military working dog who belonged to an elite group trained to work off-leash to sniff out deadly explosives.

    Man with the Poison Gun

    By Serhii Plokhy

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    The true story that inspired The Man with the Golden Gun by Ian Fleming

    When The Walking Defeats You

    By Ledio Cakaj

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    An explosive account of one man's experiences in the Lord's Resistance Army as the bodyguard of reviled warlord Joseph Kony.

    Heroes in the Skies

    By Ian Darling

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    Gripping true stories about the American pilots who helped win World War II. With a foreword by Clifton Truman Daniel, a grandson of Presiden Truman. Published to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbour.

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