all ebooks in category: Biographies of World War II (34)

A Schoolmaster's War: Harry Ree: A British Agent in the French Resistance
English | May 8th, 2020 | ISBN: 0300245661 | 192 pages | EPUB | 13.95 MB

The wartime adventures of the legendary SOE agent Harry Rée, told in his own words A school teacher at the start of the war, Harry …

Douglas MacArthur: American Warrior
English | ISBN: 0812994884 | 2016 | 960 pages | EPUB | 25 MB

A new, definitive life of an American icon, the visionary general who led American forces through three wars and foresaw his nation’s great geopolitical shift …

This Is Really War: The Incredible True Story of a Navy Nurse POW in the Occupied Philippines
English | May 7th, 2019 | ISBN: 1641600764 | 336 pages | EPUB | 6.66 MB

In January 1940, navy nurse Dorothy Still eagerly anticipated her new assignment at a military hospital in the Philippines. Her first year abroad was an …

The Wild Blue
English | EPUB | 13.5 MB

Stephen E. Ambrose, acclaimed author of Band of Brothers and Undaunted Courage, carries us along in the crowded and dangerous B-24s as their crews fought …

Five Frontiers to Freedom
English | ASIN: B004W3X5U8 | 2011 | EPUB | 226 pages | 1.4 MB

Jeff Morphew was the first and until his death in 1994, the only man living to have escaped from an Italian POW camp in World …

Patton's Madness: The Dark Side of a Battlefield Genius
English | December 15th, 2019 | ISBN: 081173854X | 280 pages | EPUB | 6.50 MB

Dwight Eisenhower called General George S. Patton "mentally unbalanced" and "just like a time bomb," and indeed, the egotistical, mercurial, aggressive Patton is perhaps as …

Lightning from the Cockpit: Flying the Supersonic Legend [Repost]
English | April 2, 2006 | ISBN: 184415355X | 192 pages | EPUB | 4.65 Mb

The English Electric Lightning was the only single-seat supersonic interceptor fighter designed and manufactured in the UK. It saw service with the RAF in the …

Flight 777: The Mystery of Leslie Howard [Repost]
English | March 5, 2013 | ISBN: 1781590168 | 288 pages | EPUB | 1.78 Mb

On 1 June 1943 Flight 777, a Douglas DC-3, en route from Lisbon to Britain, was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by German …

Prisoner of the Rising Sun: The Lost Diary of Brigadier General Lewis Beebe
English | 2006 | ISBN: 1585444812 | PDF | pages: 272 | 8.9 mb

A never-before-published account of the experience of an American officer at the hands of Japanese captors, Prisoner of the Rising Sun offers new evidence of …

«Panzer Commander Hermann Balck: Germany’s Master Tactician» by Stephen Robinson
English | ISBN: 9781775594215 | EPUB | 3.9 MB

A history of one of the world’s greatest armoured warfare commanders, Hermann Balck (1897–1982). During World War II, he commanded panzer troops brilliantly, and we …