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America's First Battles, 1776-1965 by Charles E. Heller1986
The First Peacetime Draft by J. Garry Clifford1986
America's first Black general : Benjamin O. Davis, Sr., 1880-1970 by Marvin E. Fletcher1989
The Twilight of the U.S. Cavalry: Life in the Old Army, 1917-1942 by Lucian K. Truscott1989
Bernard Brodie and the Foundations of American Nuclear Strategy by Barry H. Steiner1991
Chemical Soldiers: British Gas Warfare in World War I by Donald Richter1992
MacArthur's Ultra: Codebreaking and the War Against Japan, 1942-1945 by Edward J. Drea1992
No Shining Armor: The Marines at War in Vietnam: An Oral History by Otto J. Lehrack1992
The Origins of SDI, 1944-1983 by Donald R. Baucom1992
The AEF and Coalition Warmaking, 1917-1918 by David F. Trask1993
An American Profession of Arms: The Army Officer Corps, 1784-1861 by William B. Skelton1993
Bombs, Cities, and Civilians: American Airpower Strategy in World War II by Conrad Crane1993
Commanders in Chief: Presidential Leadership in Modern Wars by Joseph G. Dawson1993
The Draft, 1940-1973 by George Q. Flynn1993
The Marine Corps' Search for a Mission, 1880-1898 by Jack Shulimson1993
Closing With the Enemy: How GIs Fought the War in Europe, 1944-1945 by Michael D. Doubler1994
D-Day 1944 by Theodore A. Wilson1994
Hard Marching Every Day: The Civil War Letters of Private Wilbur Fisk, 1861-1865 by Wilbur Fisk1994
Napoleon's Last Victory and the Emergence of Modern War by Robert M. Epstein1994
The Roots of Blitzkrieg: Hans von Seeckt and German Military Reform by James S. Corum1994
Voices from Captivity: Interpreting the American POW Narrative by Robert C. Doyle1994
Davis and Lee at War by Steven E. Woodworth1995
Mao's Military Romanticism: China and the Korean War, 1950-1953 by Shu Guang Zhang1995
Arming Against Hitler: France and the Limits of Military Planning by Eugenia C. Kiesling1996
Beating Plowshares Into Swords: The Political Economy of American Warfare, 1606-1865 by Paul A. C. Koistinen1996
Stalin's Reluctant Soldiers: A Social History of the Red Army, 1925-1941 by Roger R. Reese1996
The Luftwaffe: Creating the Operational Air War, 1918-1940 by James S. Corum1997
Stonewall of the West: Patrick Cleburne and the Civil War by Craig L. Symonds1997
The Union Soldier in Battle: Enduring the Ordeal of Combat by Earl J. Hess1997
The Confederacy's Greatest Cavalryman: Nathan Bedford Forrest by Brian Steel Wills1998
Honorable Warrior: General Harold K. Johnson and the Ethics of Command by Lewis Sorley1998
Joseph E. Johnston and the Defense of Richmond by Steven H. Newton1998
MacArthur's Airman: General George C. Kenney and the War in the Southwest Pacific by Thomas E. Griffith Jr.1998
MacArthur's Jungle War: The 1944 New Guinea Campaign by Stephen R. Taaffe1998
Nixon's Vietnam War by Jeffrey P. Kimball1998
Over Lincoln's Shoulder: The Committee on the Conduct of the War by Bruce Tap1998
Planning War, Pursuing Peace: The Political Economy of American Warfare, 1920-1939 by Paul A. C. Koistinen1998
Reporting Vietnam: Media and Military at War by William M. Hammond1998
Stumbling Colossus: The Red Army on the Eve of World War by David M. Glantz1998
America's Space Sentinels: DSP Satellites and National Security by Jeffrey T Richelson1999
The Battle of Kursk by David M. Glantz1999
Civil War Generals in Defeat by Steven E. Woodworth1999
Doniphan's Epic March: The 1st Missouri Volunteers in the Mexican War by Joseph G. Dawson1999
The GI Offensive in Europe: the Triumph of American Infantry Divisions, 1941-1945 by Peter R. Mansoor1999
Vietnamese Women at War: Fighting for Ho Chi Minh and the Revolution by Sandra C. Taylor1999
Warmaking and American Democracy: The Struggle Over Military Strategy, 1700 to the Present by Michael D. Pearlman1999
Zhukov's Greatest Defeat: The Red Army's Epic Disaster in Operation Mars, 1942 by David M. Glantz1999
Hammer and Rifle: The Militarization of the Soviet Union, 1926-1933 by David R. Stone2000
Inside Hitler's High Command by Geoffrey P. Megargee2000
Niagara 1814: America Invades Canada by Richard V. Barbuto2000
Secret Messages: Codebreaking and American Diplomacy, 1930-1945 by David J. Alvarez2000
Spies and Commandos: How America Lost the Secret War in North Vietnam by Kenneth J. Conboy2000
Tom Taylor's Civil War by Albert Castel2000
After Clausewitz: German Military Thinkers Before the Great War by II Antulio J. Echevarria2001
Attack of the Airacobras: Soviet Aces, American P-39s, and the Air War Against Germany by Dmitriy Loza2001
Civil War St. Louis by Louis S. Gerteis2001
Combined Arms Warfare in the Twentieth Century by Jonathan M. House2001
Grant's Lieutenants: From Cairo to Vicksburg by Steven E. Woodworth2001
Hell in Hürtgen Forest: The Ordeal and Triumph of an American Infantry Regiment by Robert Sterling RUSH2001
The Politics of Aircraft: Building an American Military Industry by Jacob A. Vander Meulen2001
Stopped at Stalingrad: The Luftwaffe and Hitler's Defeat in the East, 1942-1943 by Joel S. A. Hayward2001
Trial by Fire: The 1972 Easter Offensive, America's Last Vietnam Battle by Dale Andrade2001
While God Is Marching On: The Religious World of Civil War Soldiers by Steven E. Woodworth2001
The Battle for Leningrad, 1941-1944 by David M. Glantz2002
Hitler's Volkssturm: The Nazi Militia and the Fall of Germany, 1944-1945 by David K. Yelton2002
Mr. Truman's War: The Final Victories of World War II and the Birth of the Postwar World by J. Robert Moskin2002
The Philippine War, 1899-1902 by Brian McAllister Linn2002
The Pueblo Incident: A Spy Ship and the Failure of American Foreign Policy by Mitchell B. Lerner2002
Quest for Decisive Victory: From Stalemate to Blitzkrieg in Europe, 1899-1940 by Robert M. Citino2002
Spies in the Vatican: Espionage and Intrigue from Napoleon to the Holocaust by David Alvarez2002
West Point: A Bicentennial History by Theodore J. Crackel2002
Airpower in Small Wars: Fighting Insurgents and Terrorists by James S. Corum2003
American Soldiers: Ground Combat in the World Wars, Korea, and Vietnam by Peter S. Kindsvatter2003
Civilian in Peace, Soldier in War: The Army National Guard, 1636-2000 by Michael D. Doubler2003
Diem's Final Failure: Prelude to America's War in Vietnam by Philip E. Catton2003
In the Shadow of the Holocaust: Nazi Persecution of Jewish-Christian Germans by James F. Tent2003
Spies in the Himalayas: Secret Missions and Perilous Climbs by M. S. Kohli2003
Stalin's Secret War: Soviet Counterintelligence Against the Nazis, 1941-1945 by Robert W. Stephan2003
Victory at Mortain: Stopping Hitler's Panzer Counteroffensive by Mark J. Reardon2003
The Vietnam War Files: Uncovering the Secret History of Nixon Era Strategy by Jeffrey P. Kimball2003
The War Within the Union High Command: Politics and Generalship During the Civil War by Thomas Joseph Goss2003
Abandoning Vietnam: How America Left and South Vietnam Lost Its War by James H. Willbanks2004
After the Glory: The Struggles of Black Civil War Veterans by Donald R. Shaffer2004
Arsenal of World War II: The Political Economy of American Warfare, 1940-1945 by Paul A. C. Koistinen2004
Forgotten Survivors: Polish Christians Remember The Nazi Occupation2004
The GI's Rabbi: World War II Letters Of David Max Eichhorn by David Max Eichhorn2004
Colossus Reborn: The Red Army At War, 1941-1943 by David M. Glantz2005
Companion To Colossus Reborn: Key Documents And Statistics by David M. Glantz2005
The German Way of War: From the Thirty Years' War to the Third Reich by Robert M. Citino2005
Germany And the Axis Powers: From Coalition to Collapse by Richard L. DiNardo2005
Hitler Strikes Poland: Blitzkrieg, Ideology, and Atrocity by Alexander B. Rossino2005
Hitler's Police Battalions: Enforcing Racial War In The East by Edward B. Westermann2005
Honoring The Civil War Dead: Commemoration And The Problem Of Reconciliation by John R. Neff2005
Launch The Intruders: A Naval Attack Squadron In The Vietnam War, 1972 by Carol Reardon2005
The Pentagon And The Presidency: Civil-military Relations From FDR To George W. Bush by Dale R. Herspring2005
Red Commanders: A Social History of the Soviet Army Officer Corps, 1918-1991 by Roger R. Reese2005
Secret Weapons And World War II: Japan In The Shadow Of Big Science by Walter E. Grunden2005
Sister In The Band Of Brothers: Embedded With The 101st Airborne In Iraq by Katherine M. Skiba2005
The War for Korea, 1945-1950: A House Burning by Allan R. Millett2005
ARVN: Life And Death in the South Vietnamese Army by Robert K. Brigham2006
Battle for the Ruhr: The German Army's Final Defeat in the West by Derek S. Zumbro2006
The Cause Lost: Myths and Realities of the Confederacy by William C. Davis2006
Commanding the Army of the Potomac by Stephen R. Taaffe2006
The Kremlin and the High Command: Presidential Impact on the Russian Military from Gorbachev to Putin by Dale R. Herspring2006
Military Justice in Vietnam: The Rule of Law in an American War by William Thomas Allison2006
The OSS and Ho Chi Minh: Unexpected Allies in the War Against Japan by Dixee R. Bartholomew-Feis2006
Red Storm over the Balkans: The Failed Soviet Invasion of Romania, Spring 1944 by David M. Glantz2006
Sharing Secrets With Stalin: How the Allies Traded Intelligence, 1941-1945 by Bradley F. Smith2006
Stalin's Guerrillas: Soviet Partisans in World War II by Kenneth Slepyan2006
They Fought for the Motherland: Russia's Women Soldiers in World War I And the Revolution by Laurie S. Stoff2006
Women on the Civil War Battlefront by Richard Hall2006
800 Days on the Eastern Front: A Russian Soldier Remembers World War II by Николай Литвин2007
America's Deadliest Battle: Meuse-Argonne, 1918 by Robert H. Ferrell2007
The Big Red One: America's Legendary 1st Infantry Division from World War I to Desert Storm by James Scott Wheeler2007
Churchill & His Generals by Raymond Callahan2007
General Walter Krueger: Unsung Hero of the Pacific War by Kevin C. Holzimmer2007
The Origins of FBI Counterintelligence by Raymond J. Batvinis2007
Patrolling Baghdad: A Military Police Company and the War in Iraq by Mark R. Depue2007
Prelude to the Final Solution: The Nazi Program for Deporting Ethnic Poles, 1939-1941 by Phillip T. Rutherford2007
Wings, Women, and War: Soviet Airwomen in World War II Combat by Reina Pennington2007
The Cold War U.S. Army: Building Deterrence for Limited War by Ingo Trauschweizer2008
Decoding Clausewitz: A New Approach to On War by Jon Tetsuro Sumida2008
From Stalingrad to Pillau: A Red Army Artillery Officer Remembers the Great Patriotic War by Isaak Kobylyanskiy2008
Grant's Lieutenants: From Chattanooga to Appomattox by Steven E. Woodworth2008
The Rifle Musket in Civil War Combat: Reality and Myth by Earl J. Hess2008
Rumsfeld's Wars: The Arrogance of Power by Dale R. Herspring2008
Through the Maelstrom: A Red Army Soldier's War on the Eastern Front, 1942-1945 by Boris Gorbachevsky2008
Wolfram von Richthofen: Master of the German Air War by James S. Corum2008
Hitler's Jewish Soldiers: The Untold Story of Nazi Racial Laws and Men of Jewish Descent in the German Military by Bryan Mark Rigg2009
Japan's Imperial Army: Its Rise and Fall, 1853-1945 by Edward J. Drea2009
Kesselring's Last Battle: War Crimes Trials and Cold War Politics, 1945-1960 by Kerstin von Lingen2009
Upton's Regulars: The 121st New York Infantry in the Civil War by Salvatore G. Cilella, Jr.2009
Vietnam: The History of an Unwinnable War, 1945-1975 by John Prados2009
America's School for War: Fort Leavenworth, Officer Education, and Victory in World War II by Peter J. Schifferle2010
Blood on the Snow: The Carpathian Winter War of 1915 by Graydon A. Tunstall2010
Forgotten Warriors: The 1st Provisional Marine Brigade, the Corps Ethos, and the Korean War by Thomas X. Hammes2010
The War for Korea, 1950-1951: They Came from the North by Allan R. Millett2010
The Damned and the Dead: The Eastern Front Through the Eyes of Soviet and Russian Novelists by Frank Ellis2011
Marshall and His Generals: U.S. Army Commanders in World War II by Stephen R. Taaffe2011
Soldiering On in a Dying War: The True Story of the Firebase Pace Incidents and the Vietnam Drawdown by William J. Shkurti2011
The Vietnam War from the Rear Echelon: An Intelligence Officer's Memoir, 1972-1973 by Timothy J. Lomperis2011
Corinth 1862: Siege, Battle, Occupation by Timothy B. Smith2012
George Henry Thomas: As True As Steel by Brian Steel Wills2012
Red Phoenix Rising: The Soviet Air Force in World War II by Von Hardesty2012
The Romanian Battlefront in World War I by Glenn E. Torrey2012
Scarlet Fields: The Combat Memoir of a World War I Medal of Honor Hero by John Lewis Barkley2012
State of War: The Political Economy of American Warfare, 1945-2011 by Paul A. C. Koistinen2012
War's Desolating Scourge: The Union's Occupation of North Alabama by Joseph W. Danielson2012
The Wehrmacht Retreats: Fighting a Lost War, 1943 by Robert M. Citino2012
The Hundred Day Winter War: Finland's Gallant Stand Against the Soviet Army by Gordon F. Sander2013
Harlem's Rattlers and the Great War: The Undaunted 369th Regiment and the African American Quest for Equality by Jeffrey T. Sammons2014
Barbarossa 1941: Reframing Hitler's Invasion of Stalin's Soviet Empire by Frank Ellis2015
Holocaust versus Wehrmacht: How Hitler's "Final Solution" Undermined the German War Effort by Yaron Pasher2015
The Pacific War and Contingent Victory: Why Japanese Defeat Was Not Inevitable by Michael Myers2015
Thunder and Flames: Americans in the Crucible of Combat, 1917-1918 by Edward G. Lengel2015
American Airpower Strategy in World War II: Bombs, Cities, Civilians, and Oil by Conrad Crane2016
The Battle for Belorussia: The Red Army's Forgotten Campaign of October 1943 - April 1944 by David M. Glantz2016
Daily Life in Wartime Japan, 1940-1945 by Samuel Hideo Yamashita2016
From Defeat to Victory : The Eastern Front, Summer 1944 : Decisive and Indecisive Military Operations, Volume 2 by Charles J. Dick2016
From Victory to Stalemate : The Western Front, Summer 1944 : Decisive and Indecisive Military Operations, Volume 1 by Charles J. Dick2016
Grant Invades Tennessee: The 1862 Battles for Forts Henry and Donelson by Timothy B. Smith2016
Losing Binh Dinh: The Failure of Pacification and Vietnamization, 1969-1971 by Kevin M. Boylan2016
MacArthur's Korean War Generals by Stephen R. Taaffe2016
The 1929 Sino-Soviet War: The War Nobody Knew by Michael M. Walker2017
The 1929 Sino-Soviet War: The War Nobody Knew by Michael Walker2017
Stalingrad by David M. Glantz2017

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Recommendations

  1. The Stalingrad Trilogy, Volume 1: To the Gates of Stalingrad: Soviet-German Combat Operations, April-August 1942 by David M. Glantz (2008)
  2. The Road to Stalingrad: Stalin's War with Germany, Volume One by John Erickson (1975)
  3. When Titans Clashed: How the Red Army Stopped Hitler by David M. Glantz (1995)
  4. After Stalingrad: The Red Army's Winter Offensive, 1942-1943 by David Glantz (2009)
  5. Red Storm on the Reich: The Soviet March on Germany, 1945 by Christopher Duffy (1991)
  6. Zhukov at the Oder : the decisive battle for Berlin by Tony Le Tissier (1996)
  7. Stalin's Generals by Harold Shukman (1993)
  8. Confederate Tide Rising: Robert E. Lee and the Making of Southern Strategy, 1861-1862 by Joseph L. Harsh (1998)
  9. Tank Rider: Into the Reich with the Red Army by Evgeni Bessonov (2003)
  10. The Russian Way of War: Operational Art, 1904-1940 by Richard W. Harrison (2001)
  11. The Blitzkrieg Legend: The 1940 Campaign in the West by Karl-Heinz Frieser (1995)
  12. In Deadly Combat: A German Soldier's Memoir of the Eastern Front by Gottlob Herbert Bidermann (2000)
  13. Nothing but Victory: The Army of the Tennessee, 1861-1865 by Steven E. Woodworth (2005)
  14. The Soviet high command; a military-political history, 1918-1941 by John Erickson (1984)
  15. The Bloody Triangle: The Defeat of Soviet Armor in the Ukraine, June 1941 by Victor Kamenir (2009)

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A large series of military related books published by the University Press of Kansas. (PDF of the 2008 catalog)
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