Category: Book Recommendations
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Two Lives

TWO LIVES Two Lives is a well written biography by Vikram Seth, of his uncle Shanti, a soldier who experiences a combination of love and war. Shanti was born in India, ventures to Germany to study dentistry, where his life crosses with a young, beaut ...

A comical look at Kim Jong-Un

This is my first published comic book! I drew it while on active duty deployed to South Korea. I was there and witnessed first-hand the craziness of the new North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un. It was and is a serious situation, but also worthy of humo ...

Peleliu 1944: The Forgotten Corner Of Hell

Peleliu 1944: The Forgotten Corner Of Hell (Campaign) by Gordeon Rottman The Invasion of Pelelieu Island remains one of bloodiest conflicts between the United States and Japan during World War II (1939-1945). During World War II Japan had prepared it ...

Thucydides, History of the Peloponnesian War

Thucydides “History of the Peloponnesian War” Thucydides “History of the Peloponnesian War,” Translated by Rex Warner in 1954 is by far one of the best books I have ever read. The book was written 400 years before Christ and gives an account ...

George C. Marshall: A Marshall Plan For Leadership And Selfless Service

A Marshall Plan For Leadership And Selfless Service General Marshall led the effort of the War Department during World War II. His leadership of the U.S. Armed Forces is often overlooked. However, his reflection on selfless service and leadership is ...

Seeds of Terror

Seeds of Terror by Gretchen Peters Veteran reporter Gretchen Peters persuasively makes the case not to think of the Taliban and al Qaeda as religious fanatics fighting the influence of Western culture; instead the Taliban and al Qaeda are less of ide ...

The Intellectual Devotional American History

The Intellectual Devotional American History by David Kidder and Noah Oppenheim The 365 entries on American history is designed to be read one each day and covers such topics as the Spanish-American War, Great Depression and profiles on Abraham Linco ...

Power, Faith, and Fantasy: America in the Middle East: 1776 to the Present

Power, Faith, and Fantasy: America in the Middle East: 1776 to the Present by Michael B. Oren is awesome! His book delves in the history between the United States and the Middle East. There have been a ton of books about the subject; however Oren man ...

Get Selected for Special Forces

Get Selected for Special Forces by Major Joseph J. Martin (Author), Colonel Ed Phillips USA Ret. (Foreword), Master Sergeant Rex Dodson (Collaborator), is an informative guide on how to make it through Special Forces Assessment & Selection (SFAS) ...

The Spartans – Review

Sparta? what do you really know? So who doesn’t know the story of the Spartan 300? I think given the movies, books and mysticism given to the subject it is worth getting the facts. Like for one just who were the Spartans? And what made them so diff ...

There is many a boy here today who looks on war as all glory, but boys, it is all hell.

– General William Sherman

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