Doug Emlen brings us the story behind the stunning, extreme weapons we see in the animal world—teeth and horns and claws—and what they can tell us about the way humans develop and use arms and other weapons.
This is the story of the U.S. Army Pathfinders—their training, bonding, and battlefield exploits—told from the perspectives of the daring men who jumped and the equally bold transport crews who risked everything to fly them into action.
The war in the South Pacific in its entirety has remained remarkably neglected by historians. South Pacific Cauldron is the first comprehensive narrative history covering all land, sea and air operations in the theater to the end of World War II.
With Redemption Ark, the sequel to his critically acclaimed Revelation Space, Alastair Reynolds pushes the boundaries and confirms his reputation as "the most exciting space opera writer working today."
Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America's Fight over World War II, 1939-1941
Lynne Olson Robert Fass
From the acclaimed author of Citizens of London comes the definitive account of the debate over American intervention in World War II—a bitter, sometimes violent clash of personalities and ideas that divided the nation and ultimately determined the fate of the free world.