Avenging Eagles

Titre : Avenging Eagles
Auteur : Mark Bando
Éditeur : M. Bando Pub.
ISBN-13 : 0977911705
Libération : 2006-01-01

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Mark Bando A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de Avenging Eagles Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

La technologie des sous marins

Titre : La technologie des sous marins
Auteur : Alain Bovis
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 2840484536
Libération : 2016-07-01

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Constitue de plus de 15 chapitres, ce livre fait un tourd horizon exhaustif du sous-marin moderne et livre unevision de l avenir sur cette arme redoutable. Il repond auxquestions concernant l etat de l art de la conception etde la construction des sous-marins d aujourd hui. Dansces domaines complexes, l architecture navale a profondementevolue dans toutes les disciplines (materiaux, hydrodynamique, hydroacoustique, energie, thermohydraulique, automatismes ) et dans les procedes(calculs scientifiques, modelisation experimentale, algorithmes, productique, robotique ).C est tout l objet de cet ouvrage que de montrer les mutationsimportantes et les tendances actuelles, eclairees parl un des meilleurs specialistes navalistes francais. Avec ce livre, Alain Bovis vous presente un panorama unique dansla litterature technique francophone, et est appele a constituer un support de travail precieux pour le professionnelcomme pour l etudiant."

Vanguard of the Crusade

Titre : Vanguard of the Crusade
Auteur : Mark Bando
Éditeur : Casemate Publishers
ISBN-13 : 2840483386
Libération : 2012-10-16

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Mark Bando has dedicated this work to this famous American airborne division engaged in the Normandy and Ardennes battles. He relays in dramatic detail the histories recounted by hundreds of veterans, making this work a necessary addition to the enthusiast's library. Mark Bando is the well-known author of three previous books about the 101st Airborne Division in WWII and of Breakout at Normandy: The 2d Armored Division in the Land of the Dead. Expanding on his previous works, Vanguard of the Crusade is comprehensive, addressing the entire WWII record of the 101st. The author was born and raised on the west side of Detroit, MI, attended Cass Technical High School and later Wayne State University, as a history major. HE served 25 years as a uniformed Detroit Police patrol officer, working in five different precincts and spending six years in the citywide Tactical Section, during which he heard many shots fired in anger. Bando began interviewing WWII veterans of the 101st in 1968 and has continued to the present, with a running total of over 1,025 interviews. This lifelong pursuit grew out of a recognition of the superior battlefield performance of the WWII 101st and their resulting legendary historical status. His quest has been not only the record their exceptional experiences for posterity, but also ti study the combat paratroopers to discover the reasons for their great successes in battle. Uniquely, Bando has focused almost exclusively on the 101st for four decades, providing his books an abundance of rich, untold stories and a depth of detail which other researchers simply cannot match.

Those Devils in Baggy Pants

Titre : Those Devils in Baggy Pants
Auteur : Ross S. Carter
Éditeur : Claymore Publishing Corporation
ISBN-13 : 1886681244
Libération : 1998-05-01

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Easy Company Soldier

Titre : Easy Company Soldier
Auteur : Don Malarkey
Éditeur : St. Martin's Press
ISBN-13 : 1429938048
Libération : 2008-05-13

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Elite paratrooper Sgt. Don Malarkey takes us not only into the World War II battles fought from Normandy to Germany, but into the heart and mind of a soldier who lost his best friend during the nightmarish engagement at Bastogne. Drafted in 1942, Malarkey arrived at Camp Toccoa in Georgia and was one of the one in six soldiers who earned their Eagle wings. He went to England in 1943 to provide cover on the ground for the largest amphibious military attack in history: Operation Overlord. In the darkness of D-day morning, Malarkey parachuted into France and within days was awarded a Bronze Star for his heroism in battle. He fought for twenty-three days in Normandy, nearly eighty in Holland, thirty-nine in Bastogne, and nearly thirty more in and near Haugenau, France, and the Ruhr pocket in Germany. Easy Company Soldier is his dramatic tale of those bloody days fighting his way from the shores of France to the heartland of Germany, and the epic story of how an adventurous kid from Oregon became a leader of men.

A Time for Trumpets

Titre : A Time for Trumpets
Auteur : Charles B. Macdonald
Éditeur : Harper Collins
ISBN-13 : 9780688151577
Libération : 1997-03-19

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On December 16, 1944, the vanguard of three German armies, totaling half a million men, attacked U.S. forces in the Ardennes region of Belgium and Luxembourg, achieveing what had been considered impossible -- total surprise. In the most abysmal failure of battlefield intelligence in the history of the U.S. Army, 600,000 American soldiers found themselves facing Hitler's last desperate effort of the war. The brutal confrontation that ensued became known as the Battle of the Bulge, the greatest battle ever fought by the U.S. Army -- a triumph of American ingenuity and dedication over an egregious failure in strategic intelligence. A Time for Trumpets is the definitive account of this dramatic victory, told by one of America's most respected military historians, who was also an eyewitness: MacDonald commanded a rifle company in the Battle of the Bulge. His account of this unique battle is exhaustively researched, honestly recounted, and movingly authentic in its depiction of hand-to-hand combat. Mingling firsthand experience with the insights of a distinguished historian, MacDonald places this profound human drama unforgettably on the landscape of history.

D Day

Titre : D Day
Auteur : Stephen E. Ambrose
Éditeur : Simon and Schuster
ISBN-13 : 9781439126301
Libération : 2013-04-23

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Stephen E. Ambrose’s D-Day is the definitive history of World War II’s most pivotal battle, a day that changed the course of history. D-Day is the epic story of men at the most demanding moment of their lives, when the horrors, complexities, and triumphs of life are laid bare. Distinguished historian Stephen E. Ambrose portrays the faces of courage and heroism, fear and determination—what Eisenhower called “the fury of an aroused democracy”—that shaped the victory of the citizen soldiers whom Hitler had disparaged.Drawing on more than 1,400 interviews with American, British, Canadian, French, and German veterans, Ambrose reveals how the original plans for the invasion had to be abandoned, and how enlisted men and junior officers acted on their own initiative when they realized that nothing was as they were told it would be. The action begins at midnight, June 5/6, when the first British and American airborne troops jumped into France. It ends at midnight June 6/7. Focusing on those pivotal twenty-four hours, it moves from the level of Supreme Commander to that of a French child, from General Omar Bradley to an American paratrooper, from Field Marshal Montgomery to a German sergeant. Ambrose’s D-Day is the finest account of one of our history’s most important days.

Tonight We Die As Men PB

Titre : Tonight We Die As Men PB
Auteur : Ian Gardner
Éditeur : Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN-13 : 9781849089593
Libération : 2011-07-20

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The exploits of the 3rd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment have long been overshadowed by those of Easy Company, 2nd Battalion. Yet the actions of the 3rd Battalion during the D-Day landings were every bit as incredible. This is the astounding story of how, after suffering many immediate casualties on landing, the surviving paratroopers fought on towards their objective against horrendous odds. Using fascinating first-hand accounts of the soldiers and the French civilians who witnessed the Normandy campaign, and illustrated with black and white photographs and maps throughout, the authors offer a unique and comprehensive account of the experiences of the 3rd Battalion from training through to D-Day and beyond.

Destination Normandy

Titre : Destination Normandy
Auteur : George Henry Bennett
Éditeur : Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN-13 : 027599094X
Libération : 2007

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Recounts the invasion of Normandy through the eyes of soldiers from three American regiments.

The Sword of St Michael

Titre : The Sword of St Michael
Auteur : Guy LoFaro
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 9780306820236
Libération : 2011

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Provides a narrative of the 82nd Airborne Division, who spent more time in combat than any other American airborne unit during World War II, weaving together insightful analysis of the division's exploits with the voices of soldiers who served there.