Biography & Autobiography - Military

1-30 of 78

WAR

Sebastian Junger

In his breakout bestseller, The Perfect Storm, Sebastian Junger created "a wild ride that brilliantly captures the awesome power of the raging sea and the often futile attempts of humans to withstand it" (Los Angeles Times B...

Unabridged CD
Published: May 2010

The Art of Intelligence

Henry A. Crumpton

DIVpA legendary CIA spy and counterterrorism expert tells the spellbinding story of his high-risk, action-packed career while illustrating the growing importance of America's intelligence officers and their secret missionsFor a cru...

Unabridged CD
Published: May 2012

In The Company of Soldiers: A Chronic...

Rick Atkinson

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Long Gray Line journeys into the heart of the conflict in Iraq to provide an eyewitness account of life on the frontlines and a vivid portrait of the remarkable soldiers and leaders of the 101s...

Abridged CD
Published: Mar 2004

Robert E. Lee

Noah Andre Trudeau

General Robert E. Lee was a complicated man and military figure—a tragic hero of a lost war. Here, for the first time, Noah Andre Trudeau follows the general's Civil War path with a special emphasis on Lee's changing set of personal...

Unabridged MP3-CD
Published: Jul 2010

Seal Team Six: Memoirs of an Elite Na...

Howard E. Wasdin

When the navy sends their elite, they send the SEALs. When the SEALs send their elite, they send SEAL Team Six -- a secret unit tasked with counterterrorism, hostage rescue, and counterinsurgency. In this dramatic, behind-the-scenes c...

Unabridged CD
Published: May 2011

Shooter: The Autobiography of the Top...

Jack Coughlin

MILITARY MEMOIR: Subtitle: The Autobiography of the Top-Ranked Marine Sniper With more than sixty confirmed kills, Gunnery Sergeant Jack Coughlin is the Marine Corps' top-ranked sniper. Shooter is his harrowing first-person account of...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jul 2005

Fearless: The Undaunted Courage and U...

Eric Blehm

Fearless takes you deep into SEAL Team SIX, straight to the heart of one of it's most legendary operators. When Navy SEAL Adam Brown woke up on March 17, 2010, he didn't know he would die that night in the Hindu Kush Mountains of Afgh...

Unabridged CD
Published: May 2012

General Ike : A Personal Reminiscence...

John Eisenhower

Dwight D. Eisenhower's son recalls his father's distinguished career as general and president, and along the way has much to say about not only Ike but DeGaulle, Churchill, Patton, MacArthur, and other major players in the tense world...

Abridged CD
Published: Jun 2003

Living with Honor: A Memoir by Americ...

Sal Giunta

A compelling memoir from a true hero—and one of the few living persons to ever be awarded the celebrated Medal of Honor.Sal Giunta was just a regular kid from Iowa when he enlisted in the army to figure out what to do with his life....

Unabridged CD
Published: Dec 2012

Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account...

Marcus Luttrell

Four US Navy SEALS departed one clear night in early July, 2005 for the mountainous Afghanistan-Pakistan border for a reconnaissance mission. Their task was to document the activity of an al Qaeda leader rumored to have a small army i...

Abridged CD
Published: May 2008

Boyd: The Fighter Pilot Who Changed t...

Robert Coram

John Boyd may be the most remarkable unsung hero in all of American military history. Some remember him as the greatest U.S. fighter pilot ever-the man who, in simulated air-to-air combat, defeated every challenger in less than forty ...

Unabridged MP3-CD
Published: Jul 2016

Grant and Sherman: The Friendship Tha...

Charles Bracelen Flood

'We were as brothers,' William Tecumseh Sherman said, describing his relationship with Ulysses S. Grant. They were incontestably two of the most important figures in the Civil War, but until now there has been no book about their vict...

Abridged CD
Published: Sep 2005

Steel Boat Iron Hearts: A U-boat Crew...

Hans Goebeler

Using his own experiences, log books, and correspondence with other U-boat crewmen, Hans Goebeler offers rich and personal details about what life was like in the German Navy under Hitler. Since his first and last posting was to U-505...

Unabridged MP3-CD
Published: Jul 2016

Fighter Pilot: The Memoirs of Legenda...

Robin Olds

This is the personal memoir of the legendary ''triple ace'' American fighter pilot and general officer in the U.S. Air Force, Robin Olds. A larger-than-life hero with a towering personality, Robin Olds was a graduate of West Point and...

Unabridged MP3-CD
Published: Apr 2010

The Long Road Home

Martha Raddatz

From ABC White House correspondent Martha Raddatz, the story of a brutal forty-eight-hour firefight that conveys in harrowing detail the effects of war not just on the soldiers but also on the families waiting back at home. In April ...

Unabridged CD
Published: May 2007

The Forgotten Soldier

Guy Sajer

When Guy Sajer joins the infantry full of ideals in the summer of 1942, the German army is enjoying unparalleled success in Russia. However, he quickly finds that for the foot soldier the glory of military success hides a much harsher...

Unabridged MP3-CD
Published: Mar 2017

Brothers in Battle, Best of Friends: ...

William "Wild Bill" Guarnere

Tom Hanks introduces the rousing story of two inseparable friends and soldiers portrayed in the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers. William 'Wild Bill' Guarnere and Edward 'Babe' Heffron were among the first paratroopers of the U.S. Army...

Unabridged CD
Published: Oct 2007

The Training Ground: Grant, Lee, Sher...

Martin Dugard

Few historical figures are as inextricably linked as Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee. But less than two decades before they faced each other as enemies at Appomattox, they had been brothers--both West Point graduates, both wearing ...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jun 2008

LeMay: The Life and Wars of General C...

Warren Kozak

The firebombing of Tokyo.Strategic Air Command. John F. Kennedy. Dr. Strangelove. George Wallace. All of these have one man in common - General Curtis Lemay, who remains as enigmatic and controversial as he was in life.Until now. Warr...

Abridged CD
Published: May 2009

Service: A Navy SEAL at War

Marcus Luttrell

Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell returned from his star-crossed mission in Afghanistan with his bones shattered and his heart broken. So many had given their lives to save him-and he would have readily done the same for them. As he recuperat...

Unabridged CD
Published: May 2012

Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of P...

Jon Krakauer

The bestselling author of Into the Wild, Into Thin Air, and Under the Banner of Heaven delivers a stunning, eloquent account of a remarkable young man's haunting journey. Like the men whose epic stories Jon Krakauer has told in his pr...

Unabridged CD
Published: Sep 2009

One Bullet Away: The Making of a Mari...

Nathaniel Fick

If the Marines are 'the few, the proud,' Recon Marines are the fewest and the proudest. Only one Marine in a hundred qualifies for the Reconnaissance Battalion, charged with working clandestinely, often behind enemy lines. Fick's t...

Abridged CD
Published: Oct 2005

Inside SEAL Team Six: My Life and Mis...

Don Mann

The Inside Story of America's Ultimate Warriors When Osama bin Laden was assassinated, the entire world was fascinated by the men who had completed the seemingly impossible mission that had dogged the U.S. government for over a decade...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jun 2012

Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and ...

Luis Carlos Montalvan

* Now a New York Times bestseller * A heartwarming true dog story like no other: Tuesday, a lovable golden retriever, transforms a former soldier's life forever Excerpt: "Tuesday combines a golden retriever's innate playful...

Unabridged CD
Published: Nov 2011

Into the Fire: A Firsthand Account of...

Bing West

b"The story of what Dakota did . . . will be told for generations."—President Barack Obama, from remarks given at Meyer's Medal of Honor ceremonyIn the fall of 2009, Taliban insurgents ambushed a patrol of Afghan soldiers ...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jul 2012

Hero of the Pacific: The Life of Lege...

James Brady

John Basilone was a Marine legend who received the Medal of Honor for holding off 3,000 Japanese on Guadalcanal and the Navy Cross posthumously for his bravery on Iwo Jima.

Unabridged CD
Published: Aug 2009

I Am a Soldier, Too: The Jessica Lync...

Rick Bragg

In this volume, award-winning journalist Bragg details the attack, capture, injuries, and imprisonment of Private First Class Jessica Lynch, and her subsequent release. Traveling across Iraq with her unit during the 2003 U.S.-led inva...

Abridged CD
Published: Nov 2003

Civilization And Its Enemies

Lee Harris

Civilization and Its Enemies is an extraordinary tour de force by America's reigning philosopher of 9/11, Lee Harris. In it, Harris focuses on the next great conflict: the war between the civilized world and the international terroris...

Unabridged MP3-CD
Published: Feb 2005

On Call in Hell: A Doctor's Iraq War ...

Richard Jadick

A riveting memoir from the Navy doctor praised as 'Hero, M.D.' on the cover of 'Newsweek.' Cdr. Richard Jadick's story is one of the most extraordinary to come out of the war in Iraq. At thirty-eight, the last place the Navy doctor wa...

Unabridged CD
Published: Mar 2007

American Wife: A Memoir of Love, Serv...

Taya Kyle

Though Chris and Taya Kyle's marriage had its difficult moments, it was always a love story. Together they'd endured military service, unexpected fame, and a major film deal. But just when Taya thought that she and Chris were finally ...

Unabridged CD
Published: May 2015
  • 1-30 of 78

Browse

  • 50% Off - Join Now!
  • Save time, money, shelf space and the environment
  • Large selection of current and past titles
  • Convenience of home delivery (Free Shipping)
  • No due dates or late fees, ever!
  • Sign Up