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Bloody Okinawa

by Joseph Wheelan & George Newbern Da Capo Press (March 03, 2020)

A stirring narrative of World War II's final major battle--the Pacific war's largest, bloodiest, most savagely fought campaign--the last of its kind. On Easter Sunday, April 1, 1945, more than 184,000 US troops...

Escape from Paris

by Stephen Harding & Maxwell Hamilton Da Capo Press (October 08, 2019)

This book is The Nightingale meets All the Light We Cannot See, only it's all true--a thrilling wartime adventure story of downed American aviators rescued by French resistance fighters, taken to Nazi-occupied...

The Warriors of Anbar

by Ed Darack, James Edward Thomas & James E. Donnellan Da Capo Press (November 05, 2019)

A riveting, edge-of-your seat account of how a battalion of Marines faced off against the most brutal of Al Qaeda at its most desperate and vicious moment--and how the Marines decisively crushed the terrorists...

Midnight in the Pacific

by Joseph Wheelan & Kevin Stillwell Da Capo Press (August 01, 2017)

A sweeping narrative history--the first in over twenty years--of America's first major offensive of World War II, the brutal, no-quarter-given campaign to take Japanese-occupied Guadalcanal

From early August...

The Ghost Ship of Brooklyn

by Robert P. Watson & Bob Hess Da Capo Press (August 15, 2017)

The most horrific struggle of the American Revolution occurred just 100 yards off New York, where more men died aboard a rotting prison ship than were lost to combat during the entirety of the war.

Moored off...

A Fierce Glory

by Justin Martin & James Edward Thomas Da Capo Press (September 11, 2018)

On September 17, 1862, the "United States" was on the brink, facing a permanent split into two separate nations. America's very future hung on the outcome of a single battle--and the result reverberates to this...

Shooting Lincoln

by Nicholas J.C. Pistor & Joe Knezevich Da Capo Press (September 19, 2017)

They took the most memorable photographs of the Civil War. Now their long rivalry was about to climax with the spilled blood of an American president--an event that would usher in a new age of modern media.


Hitler's Last Plot

by Ian Sayer, Jeremy Dronfield & Paul Boehmer Da Capo Press (April 16, 2019)

Revealed for the first time: how the SS rounded up the Nazis' most prominent prisoners to serve as human shields for Hitler in the last days of World War II

In April 1945, as Germany faced defeat, Hitler planned...

Our Year of War

by Daniel P. Bolger & Kiff Vandenheuvel Da Capo Press (November 07, 2017)

Two brothers--Chuck and Tom Hagel--who went to war in Vietnam, fought in the same unit, and saved each other's life. They disagreed about the war, but they fought it together.

1968. America was divided. Flag-draped...

The Ambulance Drivers

by James McGrath Morris & Dean Temple Da Capo Press (March 28, 2017)

After meeting for the first time on the front lines of World War I, two aspiring writers forge an intense twenty-year friendship and write some of America's greatest novels, giving voice to a "lost generation"...

Never in Finer Company

by Edward G. Lengel & James Lurie Da Capo Press (September 18, 2018)

It was one of the most heroic events in American military history. Here is the larger-than-life story of World War I's "Lost Battalion" and the men who survived the ordeal, triumphed in battle, and fought the...

A Crime in the Family

by Sacha Batthyány & Christopher Oxford Da Capo Press (October 10, 2017)

A memoir of brutality, heroism, and personal discovery from Europe's dark heart, revealing one of the most extraordinary untold stories of World War II

One night in March of 1945, on the Austrian-Hungarian border,...

The Chosen Few

by Gregg Zoroya & William H. Mcraven Da Capo Press (May 01, 2018)

The story of one of the Afghanistan war's most decorated units and their fifteen-month ordeal, culminating in the Battle of Wanat, the deadliest battle of the war

A single company of US paratroopers--calling...