Tag Archives: Military/World War I
The Unknownsby Patrick K. O'Donnell
The award-winning author of Washington’s Immortals offers a searing narrative that takes readers into the heart of combat in the Great War.
Victory 1918by Alan Palmer
“Victory 1918 covers all the theaters of war, not only the muck and mire of France. . . . [It] provides food for thought and reflection on the futility of war as an instrument of policy.” –Norman N. Brown, Chicago Tribune…
The Triggerby Tim Butcher
“The most original of First World War centenary books. . . . A travel narrative of rare resonance and insight.” —Sunday Times (UK)
A Storm in Flandersby Winston Groom
A reissue from the bestselling author of Forrest Gump, A Storm in Flanders is a fascinating history of the four-year battle of Ypres, the most notorious and dreaded place in all of World War I….
The Perfect Summerby Juliet Nicolson
“Sharp and rangy. . . . Nicolson sets a lively, theatrical pace and makes good use of recurring characters. . . . [There are]…
First to Flyby Charles Bracelen Flood
From a critically acclaimed historian, the lively story of the American pilots who defied neutrality and flew for France before the United States entered…
Deafeningby Frances Itani
“Moving and memorable. . . . Itani is an artist who understands what to include and what to leave out, when to whisper and…