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Dybek, Nick

Summary: "A sweeping, romantic, and profoundly moving novel, set in Europe in the aftermath of World War I and Los Angeles in the 1950s, about a lonely young man, a beautiful widow, and the amnesiac soldier whose puzzling case binds them together even as it tears them apart. In 1921, two young Americans meet in Verdun, the city in France where one of the most devastating battles of the war was waged....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DYB

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DYB

Chevallier, Gabriel

Summary: "Fear is a classic of war literature, a book to place on the shelf with Storm of Steel, A Farewell to Arms, and Going After Cacciato. Jean Dartemont, the hero of Gabriel Chevallier's autobiographical novel, enters what was not yet known as World War I in1915, when it was just beginning to be clear that a war that all the combatants were initially confident would move swiftly to a conclusion was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHE

Shaara, Jeff

Summary: "New York Times bestselling author Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil War terrain he knows so well, with the latest novel in the series that started with A Blaze of Glory and A Chain of Thunder. In The Smoke at Dawn, the last great push of the Army of the Cumberland sets the stage for a decisive confrontation at Chattanooga that could determine the outcome of the war. Summer, 1863. The Federal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION SHA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Shaara 2014

Hood, Joshua.

Summary: "Inspired by the experiences of a decorated combat veteran and a former member of the 82nd Airborne division, Clear by Fire is a blistering new military thriller about an American hero who, in order to clear his name, must take down a highly classified band of soldiers that has gone murderously rogue. Mason Kane was a loyal American soldier and a proud member of the elite, off-the-books Anvil...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOO

Cornwell, Bernard.

Summary: "New York Times bestselling author Bernard Cornwell returns to his epic Saxon Tales saga with The Pagan Lord, a dramatic story of divided loyalties, bloody battles, and the struggle to unite Britain.At the onset of the tenth century, England is in turmoil. Alfred the Great is dead and Edward his son reigns as king. Wessex survives but peace cannot hold: the Danes in the north, led by Viking...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Cornwell 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC COR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION COR

Shaara, Jeff

Summary: "From New York Times bestselling author Jeff Shaara comes the riveting final installment in the Civil War series that began with A Blaze of Glory and continued in A Chain of Thunder and The Smoke at Dawn. November 1864: As the Civil War rolls into its fourth bloody year, the tide has turned decidedly in favor of the Union. A grateful Abraham Lincoln responds to Ulysses S. Grant's successes by...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHA

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SHA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION SHA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Shaara 2015

Cornwell, Bernard

Summary: "My name is Uhtred. I am the son of Uhtred, who was the son of Uhtred . . ." Britain, early tenth century AD: a time of change. There are new raids by the Vikings from Ireland, and turmoil among the Saxons over the leadership of Mercia. A younger generation is taking over. AEthelred, the ruler of Mercia, is dying, leaving no legitimate heir. The West Saxons want their king, but Uhtred has...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC COR

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC COR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Cornwell 2015

Maden, Mike.

Summary: "A brutal conflict in Mali and an international race for rare elements sets the stage for Troy Pearce and his drone technology to rescue an old friend in this adrenaline-fueled series. Blue Warrior is set in the remote Sahara Desert, where a recently discovered deposit of strategically indispensable Rare Earth Elements (REEs) ignites an international rush to secure them. Standing in the way are...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Maden 2014

Butterworth, W. E. (William Edmund)

Summary: "At the tender age of sixteen, Philip W. Williams III is expelled from boarding school for committing a prank, and on the train home naturally wonders where his life will take him now. It never enters his mind that he will become a world-class marksman and a special agent of the U.S. Army Counterintelligence Corps in postwar Germany, play a key role in the defection of a Soviet officer and then...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FICTION BUT

Coughlin, Jack

Summary: "Top-ranked Marine sniper Kyle Swanson was a promising young Marine on a dangerous peace-keeping mission in Mogadishu when he first captured "the Cobra", and it could have cost him his life--had it not been for the schoolteacher who risked her own to savehim. Now Swanson is sent on a mission to track down two targets--one is the Cobra, the warlord who spent twenty years in prison after Swanson...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COU

Griffin, W. E. B.

Summary: In 1946, special agent James Cronley Jr. uncovers evidence of a stolen fortune in the hands of Odessa while tracking down two escaped Nazi war criminals.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC GRI

Quinn, Kate

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: A fascinating historical novel about a battle-haunted English journalist and a Russian female bomber pilot who join forces to track the Huntress, a Nazi war criminal gone to ground in America.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Peters, Ralph

Summary: "The desperate struggle for mastery of Virginia's Shenandoah Valley ... pitted a remarkable cast of heroes in blue and gray against each other: ... Phillip Sheridan, a Union general with an uncanny gift for inspiring soldiers, and Jubal Early, his Confederate counterpart; ... the dashing Yankee boy-general, George Armstrong Custer, and the brilliant, courageous John Brown Gordon, a charismatic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PET

Campbell, Rick

Summary: "Xiang Li Cheng, the President of the People's Republic of China, has both a problem and a plan. The problem is that the limited supply of oil available to China is threatening to derail his country's economic growth and prosperity. But to secure access to those resources, he must contend with powerful U.S. Navy and the Pacific Fleet. After a decades-long largely secret military build up, Cheng...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Campbell 2015

Baxter, Greg.

Summary: "One snowy holiday morning in an old European city, an American man leaves his shabby hotel to meet a local woman who has agreed to help him search for an apartment to rent. Told with an affecting and intimate tone that gradually expands in scope, intensity, poetry, and drama, THE APARTMENT follows the couple across a vague and frozen city on a single day, into a past the man is hoping to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Twelve 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BAX

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAX

Fesperman, Dan

Summary: "A psychologically gripping descent into the eerie realm of drone warfare, led by one pilot's risky quest to expose its darkest secrets. As an F-16 fighter pilot, Darwin Cole was a family man on top of his world. Now he's a washout-drunk and alone in a trailer in the Nevada desert, and haunted by what he saw on the display of the Predator drone he "piloted," especially by the memory of an...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FES

Giordano, Paolo

Summary: " From the bestselling author of The Solitude of Prime Numbers, a searing novel of war and the journey from youth into manhood. In Paolo Giordano's highly awaited new novel, a platoon of young men and one woman soldier leaves Italy for one of the mostdangerous places on earth. Forward Operating Base (FOB) in the Gulistan district of Afghanistan is nothing but an exposed sandpit scorched by...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pamela Dorman Books/Viking 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIO

Hepinstall, Kathy.

Summary: "A best-selling novelist enlists her own sister to bring us the story of two Southern sisters, disguised as men, who join the Confederate Army--one seeking vengeance on the battlefield, the other finding love. In a war that pitted brother against brother, two sisters choose their own battle. Joseph and Thomas are fresh recruits for the Confederate Army, daring to join the wild fray that has...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HEP

Griffin, W.E.B.

Summary: "From the #1 New York Times-bestselling author, a brand-new series about the Cold War-and a different breed of warrior. In the first weeks after World War II, a squeaky-clean new second lieutenant named James D. Cronley Jr. is spotted and recruited for a new enterprise that will eventually be transformed into something called the CIA. One war may have ended, but another one has already begun,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FICTION GRI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Griffin 2014

Flanagan, Richard

Summary: "A novel of love and war that traces the life of one man--an Australian surgeon--from a prisoner-of-war camp on the Thai-Burma Death Railway during World War II, up to the present"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FLA

McEwen, Scott

Summary: "Hot on the trail of 'The Wolf,' a rogue Russian military sniper-turned-Chechen-terrorist, Gil Shannon turns from hunter to hunted when his mission is exposed by a traitor high up in US government. Shannon must turn to an unlikely ally--a deadly Russian special operative--to help even the odds. But when they discover that 'The Wolf' is just the tip of a global terrorist plot whose goal is to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone Book 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION MCE

Baites, Mina

Summary: 1914. For Paul, with love. A Jewish silversmith engraved those words on his most exquisite creation, a singing filigree bird inside a tiny ornamented box. He crafted this treasure for his young son before leaving to fight in a terrible war. A half century later, Londoner Lilian Morrison inherits the box after the death of her parents. With the keepsake is a letter from Lilian's mother, telling...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC BAI

Greaney, Mark.

Summary: "A North Korean ICBM crashes into the Sea of Japan. A veteran CIA officer is murdered in Ho Chi Minh City, and a package of forged documents goes missing. The pieces are there, but assembling the puzzle will cost Jack Ryan, Jr. and his fellow Campus agents precious time. Time they don't have. The challenge facing President Jack Ryan is an old one with a terrifying new twist. The international...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CLA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION GRE

Griffin, W. E. B.

Summary: "The Presidential Agent adventures return in the most harrowing novel yet in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series. Mexican drug cartels are shooting up the streets of Laredo and El Paso. Somali pirates are holding three U.S. tankers for ransom. The President is fed up and has what he thinks is a pretty bright idea-to get hold of Colonel Charley Castillo and his merry band and put them on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION GRI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Griffin 2013