Nature, recreation and sports / Antiques & collectibles / Military

Best Selling

Language

All

English (45)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (0)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (25)

 

Category

Delete Military

 

In category

Special Forces (23)

Afghan War (2001-) (13)

Iraq War (2003-) (10)

 

Audience

Adult (45)

 

Publisher

Skyhorse (21)

 

Total Loans

All (47)

20 - 40 (45)

40 - 100 (2)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 45 of 45 Sorted by : 

Thirteen Soldiers

by John McCain & Mark Salter Simon & Schuster (November 11, 2014)

A personal history of war from bestselling authors John McCain and Mark Salter, told through the stories of thirteen remarkable American soldiers who fought in the nation’s major military conflicts, from the...


Ashley's War

by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon Harper (April 21, 2015)

In 2010, the Army created Cultural Support Teams, a secret pilot program to insert women alongside Special Operations soldiers battling in Afghanistan. The Army reasoned that women could play a unique role on...


Company Man

by John Rizzo Scribner (January 07, 2014)

The “revealing” (The New Yorker) insider history of the CIA from a lawyer with a “front-row seat on the hidden world of intelligence” (The Washington Post). Former CIA director George J. Tenet called...


American Heroes

by Oliver North Threshold Editions (November 05, 2013)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Heroes Proved, a moving collection of “straightforward, honest testimonials to the courage American troops display on and off the battlefield” (Kirkus Reviews...


Super Snipers

by Soldier of Fortune Magazine Editors Skyhorse (October 08, 2013)

In Super Snipers, the editors of Soldier of Fortune show readers the ways of the expert sniper in forty stories from those who have mastered the craft.

Becoming an elite sniper involves more than learning how...


Secret History of the Iraq War

by Yossef Bodansky HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

In the months leading up to March 2003, fresh from its swift and heady victory in Afghanistan, the Bush administration mobilized the United States armed forces to overthrow the government of Iraq. Eight months...


Shane Comes Home

by Rinker Buck HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

On March 21, 2003, while leading a rifle platoon into combat, Marine Lieutenant Shane Childers became the first combat fatality of the Iraq War. In this gripping, beautifully written personal history, award-winning...


The Taliban Don't Wave

by Robert Semrau HarperCollins Publishers (May 28, 2013)

Captain Robert Semraus military trial made international headlines—a Canadian soldier serving in Afghanistan arrested for allegedly killing a grievously wounded Taliban soldier in the field. The trial and...


The Trident

by Jason Redman & John Bruning William Morrow (November 05, 2013)

Decorated US Navy SEAL lieutenant Jason Redman served his country courageously and with distinction in Colombia, Peru, Afghanistan, and Iraq, where he commanded mobility and assault forces. He conducted over...


The Hands of War

by Marione Ingram & Keith Lowe Skyhorse (February 22, 2013)

Marione Ingram grew up in Hamburg, Germany, in the late 1930s and early 1940s. She was German. She was Jewish. She was a survivor.  This is her story.

As a young girl, Marione was aware that people of the Jewish...


U.S. Army Leadership Handbook

by Department of the Army Skyhorse (February 21, 2012)

What does it take to lead an army in battle? What does it take to win? Competent leaders of character are essential for the Army to meet the challenges in the dangerous and complex security environment we face...


The Ultimate Guide to U.S. Army Survival Skills, Tactics, and Techniques

by Department of the Army & Jay McCullough Skyhorse (August 01, 2007)

Drawing from dozens of the U.S. Army's official field manuals, editor Jay McCullough has culled a thousand pages of the most useful and curious tidbits for the would-be soldier, historian, movie-maker, writer,...


U.S. Army Hand-to-Hand Combat

by Department of the Army Skyhorse (November 03, 2009)

From the Advanced Threat Infrared Countermeasures to the XM320 grenade launcher, this comprehensive guide profiles nearly every weapon currently in use by the U.S. Army. In addition, it covers cutting-edge technology...


U.S. Marine Combat Conditioning

by United States Marine Corps. Skyhorse (February 23, 2011)

U.S. Marine Combat Conditioning is a complete reproduction of the combat conditioning program that was completed by all World War II-era Officer Candidates while at OCS in Quantico, Virginia. Combat Conditioning...


U.S. Air Force Survival Handbook

by United States Air Force Skyhorse (April 17, 2008)

Written for use in formal United States Air Force survival training courses, the U.S. Air Force Survival Handbook iis the bible for pilots who want to stay alive—no matter what. Assuming, as the Air Force...


A Manual for American Servicemen in the Arab Middle East

by William D. Wunderle Skyhorse (May 01, 2008)

The Global War on Terrorism (GWOT) has sent U.S. diplomats and troops around the world. In the current security environment, understanding foreign cultures is crucial to defeating adversaries and working with...


The Soldier's Guide

by Department of the Army Skyhorse (October 17, 2007)

This manual condenses important information from a number of U.S. Army regulations, field manuals, and other publications into one crucial volume. Written to answer the many questions asked by soldiers of all...


U.S. Army Special Forces Handbook

by Department of the Army Skyhorse (June 17, 2008)

This handbook reveals the techniques and tactics that make the U.S. Army Special Forces some of the most elite and highly skilled soldiers in the world. Trained to succeed in specialized operations such as reconnaissance,...


U.S. Army Intelligence and Interrogation Handbook

by Department of the Army Skyhorse (February 04, 2014)

The U.S. Army Intelligence and Interrogation Handbook provides doctrinal guidance, techniques, and procedures governing the use of interrogators as human intelligence collection agents in support of a commander’s...


Ultimate Guide to U.S. Special Forces Skills, Tactics, and Techniques

by Jay McCullough Skyhorse (March 09, 2011)

Everyone knows that members of the U.S. Special Forces are the top-shelf, crème de la crème, A-Number-Ones, specially hand-picked people to train and serve as the avant garde of the largest, most well-funded...


U.S. Army Reconnaissance and Surveillance Handbook

by Department of the Army Skyhorse (November 26, 2013)

Throughout history, military leaders have recognized the importance of reconnaissance and surveillance. Gaining and maintaining contact with the enemy is essential to win the battle, and U.S. military history...


Navy SEAL Sniper

by Brandon Webb, Glen Doherty, Don Mann & Chris Kyle Skyhorse (March 08, 2013)

The sniper is a battlefield threat second to none. Mastering the art of marksmanship is critical but is only part of what makes a Navy SEAL sniper. Snipers must be able to apply the craft in an urban environment...


U.S. Army Survival Manual

by Department of the Army & Peter T. Underwood Skyhorse (June 01, 2010)

This comprehensive new edition of U.S. Army Survival Manual, issued by the Department of the Army and thoroughly revised by Colonel Peter T. Underwood USMC (Ret), is ideal for military personnel and all outdoors...


U.S. Marine Close Combat Fighting Handbook

by United States Marine Corps. Skyhorse (January 26, 2011)

There are currently more than 200,000 active-duty U.S. Marines and another 40,000 in the reserves. These Marines depend on the skills and techniques taught in this concise manual—and now you can, too! This...


Capture or Kill

by Nick Fielding & Yosri Fouda Arcade (January 12, 2012)

Khalid Shaikh Mohammed and Ramzi Binalshibh, two of bin Laden’s key lieutenants: the masterminds behind the attacks of September 11. Based on the only interview these masterminds of terror ever gave to the...


Getting Away With Murder

by Richard D. Mahoney Arcade (September 01, 2011)

Getting Away With Murder is an explosive investigation into the death of an American hero, the strange case of the “American Taliban,” and why we never got the truth about either—until now. When John Walker...


Bin Laden

by Adam Robinson Arcade (September 01, 2011)

On the eve of the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York City, Osama bin Laden is still a vivid symbol of outrage and tragedy in the American imagination. One of the most-recognized faces...


The Complete SAS Survival Manual

by Barry Davies Skyhorse (May 25, 2011)

The essential survival training of the British Special Air Service (SAS). 360 color illustrations


The Complete U.S. Army Survival Guide to Firecraft, Tools, Camouflage, Tracking, Movement, and Combat

by Department of the Army & Jay McCullough Skyhorse (August 16, 2016)

In this vital guide, you’ll find important techniques of wielding firecrafts, constructing tools, creating camouflage, and tracking a prey’s movement. From step-by-step instructions on crafting a flint knife...


The Snake Eaters: An Unlikely Band of Brothers and the Battle for the Soul of Iraq

by Owen West Free Press (May 01, 2012)

WHEN A DOZEN UNPREPARED AMERICAN ARMY RESERVISTS ARE DROPPED OFF on an isolated Iraqi outpost with orders to be its military advisors, they have no idea that what they will really be doing is fighting. With...


The Complete U.S. Army Survival Guide to Medical Skills, Tactics, and Techniques

by Jay McCullough Skyhorse (March 08, 2016)

Here in this critical guide is all the important medical techniques that you’ll need to know in order to survive in just about any situation. From wrapping life-threatening head wounds to treating a poisonous...


The Operator

by Robert O'Neill Scribner (April 25, 2017)

This instant New York Times bestseller—“a jaw-dropping, fast-paced account” (New York Post) recounts SEAL Team Operator Robert O’Neill’s incredible four-hundred-mission career, including the attempts...


The Complete U.S. Army Survival Guide to Foraging Skills, Tactics, and Techniques

by Jay McCullough Skyhorse (June 28, 2016)

Here in this critical guide is all the important foraging techniques that you’ll need to know in order to survive in just about any situation. From selecting edible berries to trapping small game, The Complete...


I Lost My Love in Baghdad

by Michael Hastings Scribner (April 08, 2008)

The “wrenching” (Rachel Maddow, The Rachel Maddow Show) first book by acclaimed journalist Michael Hastings (1980-2013), whose unflinching Rolling Stone article “Runaway General” ended the military career...


Farewell Kabul: From Afghanistan To A More Dangerous World

by Christina Lamb William Collins (May 03, 2016)

From the award-winning co-author of ‘I Am Malala’, this book asks just how the might of NATO, with 48 countries and 140,000 troops on the ground, failed to defeat a group of religious students and farmers?...


The Longest War

by Peter L. Bergen Free Press (January 11, 2011)

TEN YEARS HAVE PASSED since the shocking attacks on the World Trade Center, and after seven years of conflict, the last U.S. combat troops left Iraq—only to move into Afghanistan, where the ten-year-old fight...


The Complete U.S. Army Survival Guide to Shelter Skills, Tactics, and Techniques

by Jay McCullough Skyhorse (March 15, 2016)

Here in this critical guide is all the important safety techniques that you’ll need to know in order to survive in just about any condition. From designing a makeshift earthquake shelter to constructing a...


Dog Soldiers: Part 3 of 3: Love, loyalty and sacrifice on the front line

by Isabel George HarperElement (January 28, 2016)

Dog Soldiers can either be read as a full-length eBook or in 3 serialised eBook-only parts.

This is PART 3 of 3.

Dog Soldiers tells the story of two brave young ‘dog soldiers’ (Army bomb dog handlers), killed...


Dog Soldiers: Part 2 of 3: Love, loyalty and sacrifice on the front line

by Isabel George HarperElement (January 28, 2016)

Dog Soldiers can either be read as a full-length eBook or in 3 serialised eBook-only parts.

This is PART 2 of 3.

Dog Soldiers tells the story of two brave young ‘dog soldiers’ (Army bomb dog handlers), killed...


Dog Soldiers: Love, loyalty and sacrifice on the front line

by Isabel George HarperElement (January 28, 2016)

Dog Soldiers tells the story of two brave young ‘dog soldiers’ (Army bomb dog handlers), killed in action in Afghanistan with their dogs by their side, through the inspirational words of their mothers.

Lance...


Donovan's Devils

by Albert Lulushi Arcade (February 09, 2016)

The stirring, little-known story of the forerunners to today's Special Forces.

The OSS—Office of Strategic Services—created under the command of William Donovan, has been celebrated for its cloak-and-dagger...


No Mission Is Impossible

by Michael Bar-Zohar & Nissim Mishal Ecco (October 06, 2015)

A riveting follow-up to Michael Bar-Zohar and Nissim Mishal's account of the most memorable missions of the Mossad, No Mission is Impossible sheds light on some of the most harrowing, nail-biting operations...


The Lion of Sabray

by Patrick Robinson Atria Books (November 03, 2015)

Patrick Robinson, coauthor of the #1 New York Times bestseller Lone Survivor and “preeminent writer of modern naval fiction” (The Florida Times Union) shares the gripping untold story of Mohammed Gulab,...


Wiser in Battle

by Ricardo S. Sanchez & Donald T. Phillips HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

The former commander of coalition forces in Iraq reports back from the front lines of the global war on terror to provide a comprehensive and chilling exploration of America's historic military and foreign-policy...


Inside Gitmo

by Gordon Cucullu HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

The U.S. military detention center at Guantánamo Bay—known to the public as Gitmo—has been called the American Gulag, a scene of medieval horrors where innocent farmers and goat herders swept up in Afghanistan...