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Tupolev Tu-4

After World War II, the Soviet Union and the USA, who had been allies in the war, started moving towards political and military confrontation. The Soviet Union urgently needed a strategic bomber ...
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9780764347979
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Sukhoi Interceptors

Closed in 1949, the Sukhoi Design Bureau was reborn in 1953 to meet an urgent demand for a fast interceptor that would counter the threat posed by NATO bombers. It wasted no time developing a ...
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9780764358685
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Tupolev Tu-16

Developed to meet a Soviet Ministry of Defense requirement for a fast bomber that would counter the threat posed by NATO, the Tu-16 was a ground-breaking project. It was the first Soviet medium ...
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9780764354182
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Myasishchev M-4 and 3M

When the Myasishchev design bureau was reborn in 1951, it was immediately tasked with creating a high-speed strategic bomber to balance the threat posed by NATO’s heavy bombers, notably the ...
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9780764361821
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The Bell P-39 Airacobra and P-63 Kingcobra Fighters

Under the Lend-Lease agreement with the US during WWII, the Soviet Union received large quantities of war materiel, including many aircraft; the Bell P-39 Airacobra takes a special place among them. ...
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9780764356803
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Tupolev Tu‑144

Developed in the 1960s/1970s, the Tu-144 was the Soviet Union’s only practical venture into supersonic commercial aviation. Though its career was all too brief, it was a major technological ...
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9780764348945
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Antonov's Heavy Transports

This book charts the development and service history of the Antonov design bureau's heavy transport aircraft. In the late 1950s, the Antonov design bureau began developing the An-22 heavy ...
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9780764360718
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American Hangman

John C. Woods, the US Army's hangman during World War II, is known for his role executing ten senior Nazis in 1946. For the first time, learn about Woods's early life in Kansas and his dishonorable ...
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9780764358159
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All of Which I Saw

All of Which I Saw captures the United States Marine Corps during some of the most dramatic and important moments of the Iraq War. The book takes the viewer across the Pacific aboard ship, into the ...
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9780764357992
 -  7673
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165 Days

This is a true, first-person account of Taliban captivity in Waziristan. Above all, it provides a stark reminder of the privilege of freedom.
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9780764364266
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The Interrogator

This is the story of Hanns Scharff the master interrogator of the Luftwaffe who questioned captured American fighter pilots of the USAAF Eighth and Ninth Air Forces in World War II. This ...
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9780764302619
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The German MG 34 and MG 42 Machine Guns

The German MG (Maschinengewehr) 34, along with the later-war MG 42, was a recoil-operated, air-cooled machine gun and is considered the world’s first general-purpose machine gun. Considered ...
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9780764359361
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Vampir

This is not a dry compilation of dates and figures; rather, it is an intense personal account of combat and comradeship in the deadly final acts of the Second World War.
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9780764365065
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Hump Drivers

Arthur La Vove was born in Manhattan in 1909, the son of a French military attaché. Arthur flew commercial airliners for Century Airways and United in 1930s. When Pearl Harbor was attacked in ...
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9780764361661
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The Last One Out

"The sky over Singapore is black with the smoke of a dozen high fires . . . As I write my last message from this once beautiful, prosperous and peaceful city." It was the opening of one of the most ...
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9780764362682
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