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Semper Fi By Gavin Parmar
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The Philippines are overwhelmed by terrorism. The Guerrillas are winning the war in the hearts and minds of the people and mounting victories against the Army. Embattled, the Government calls upon... More > America for assistance. The USMC and CIA are quickly sent in to help win the war. Daily, the war is being fought in villages, rice paddies and apartment buildings. Undermanned and hamstrung by restrictive rules set by the Filipino Government, US Forces must use every means in order to stop the tide of rising violence. Suddenly, Al Qaeda unleashes its secret weapon: a stealth warship. The vessel rapidly inflicts heavy losses as it randomly attacks Filipino and American targets. The situation becomes even more dramatic as Al Qaeda reveals their hostage: a US Marine Gunnery Sergeant. Desperate and facing insurmountable pressure, the Corps takes on a risky mission. Several men attempt to board and sabotage the vessel while trying to locate the captured soldier.< Less
Semper Fi - Hardcover Edition By Gavin Parmar
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The Philippines are overwhelmed by terrorism. The Guerrillas are winning the war in the hearts and minds of the people and mounting victories against the Army. Embattled, the Government calls upon... More > America for assistance. The USMC and CIA are quickly sent in to help win the war. Daily, the war is being fought in villages, rice paddies and apartment buildings. Undermanned and hamstrung by restrictive rules set by the Filipino Government, US Forces must use every means in order to stop the tide of rising violence. Suddenly, Al Qaeda unleashes its secret weapon: a stealth warship. The vessel rapidly inflicts heavy losses as it randomly attacks Filipino and American targets. The situation becomes even more dramatic as Al Qaeda reveals their hostage: a US Marine Gunnery Sergeant. Desperate and facing insurmountable pressure, the Corps takes on a risky mission. Several men attempt to board and sabotage the vessel while trying to locate the captured soldier.< Less
Our Doughty Families By Preston Doughty
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The purpose of this book is to document, the genealogy of the Doughty family, and also the related Pryor, Moses, Turner, Simpson, and Ormond families. It is more than a family history. It is a broad... More > look at life in the early Anglo settlement of South Texas, down to the mid-20th century. It shows a family very much involved in the life of the community, active in civic, fraternal, religious, and business life. There are many rather personal bits of information included, such as the notice from the USMC Commandant informing the family of the death of Capt. Francis Doughty, a Marine pilot who died attacking a Japanese pillbox on Cebu Island, Philipines. There are also letters detailing family struggles in hard times, and several very touching love letters. This book will be of interest to many outside the families included because of the breath of living history presented in it.< Less
JAUNDICED MOOM By Curtis D. Bennett
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JAUNDICED MOON” (2nd Book of 3) 1968 was the turning point in Vietnam; as the American people began to turn against this war as night after night after night on Network News they saw American... More > kids fighting and dying, in vivid color. This book is not pretty. It describes the heart and soul of the Vietnam combat experience. The author, a Marine Captain, served in the Field with the Korean Marines in operations with the USMC just to the south and west of Danang in 1968. His experience details how war works and how useless and futile war can be in a foreign country. There is no way you can win it; no way to achieve “Victory” over people who don’t like you; who will fight you to the death, for they have no where else to go. How do you win a war like that? You can’t...and we didn't.< Less
JAUNDICED MOOM By Curtis D. Bennett
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JAUNDICED MOON” (2nd Book of 3) 1968 was the turning point in Vietnam; as the American people began to turn against this war as night after night after night on Network News they saw American... More > kids fighting and dying, in vivid color. This book is not pretty. It describes the heart and soul of the Vietnam combat experience. The author, a Marine Captain, served in the Field with the Korean Marines in operations with the USMC just to the south and west of Danang in 1968. His experience details how war works and how useless and futile war can be in a foreign country. There is no way you can win it; no way to achieve “Victory” over people who don’t like you; who will fight you to the death, for they have no where else to go. How do you win a war like that? You can’t...and we didn't.< Less
Marine Corps Generalship By Edgar F. Puryear, Jr.
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Marine Corps Generalship is a history of the Corps, developed around a study of the character and leadership of senior Marine Corps generals, their insights and thoughts on why they believe they were... More > successful leaders, their analysis of the success of other senior Corps leaders, and how their leadership has contributed to winning wars and provided the high standard of preparation and readiness, particularly of the expeditionary force. "With exceptional literary skill, dogged determination, and patience, Beau Puryear has brought forth extraordinary insights about the leadership traits of our Marine Corps hierarchy. This is not the conventional 'cookie cutter' approach to leadership, but rather a crisp and clear articulation of duties and responsibilities at the top. If you want to know what makes the Marine Corps tick, this is a must-read." -General Paul X. Kelley, USMC (Ret.) (Originally published by the National Defense University Press)< Less
The Iron Curtain Over America By John Beaty
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This book is unique in that it not only discusses the internal decay and the external disasters which threaten the life of American people (in fact, of ALL the people), but diagnoses the growing... More > cancer of which they are merely the symptoms. Going behind the iron curtain of propaganda, censorship and deception, the author, former Colonel of the Military Intelligence Service, gives to the reader the first comprehensive documented account of the origin, the scope, and the intentions of the “insidious forces working from within,” which are seeking to destroy Western civilization. “An honest and courageous dispeller of the fog of propaganda in which most minds seem to dwell.” – Lt. General P. A. Del Valle, USMC (ret.) “I think it ought to be compulsory reading in every public school in America.” – Senator William A. Langer, former Chairman, Judiciary Committee “This book is a magnificent contribution to those who would preserve our American ideals.” – Lt. Gen. Edward M. Almond, USA (ret.)< Less
The Iron Curtain Over America By John Beaty
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This book is unique in that it not only discusses the internal decay and the external disasters which threaten the life of American people (in fact, of ALL the people), but diagnoses the growing... More > cancer of which they are merely the symptoms. Going behind the iron curtain of propaganda, censorship and deception, the author, former Colonel of the Military Intelligence Service, gives to the reader the first comprehensive documented account of the origin, the scope, and the intentions of the “insidious forces working from within,” which are seeking to destroy Western civilization. “An honest and courageous dispeller of the fog of propaganda in which most minds seem to dwell.” – Lt. General P. A. Del Valle, USMC (ret.) “I think it ought to be compulsory reading in every public school in America.” – Senator William A. Langer, former Chairman, Judiciary Committee “This book is a magnificent contribution to those who would preserve our American ideals.” – Lt. Gen. Edward M. Almond, USA (ret.)< Less
Planning For And Applying Military Force: An Examination Of Terms By Paul K. Van Riper & Strategic Studies Institute
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Despite common opinion, doctrine never stands still. Concepts are redefined, added to, and subtracted from, over time. Often the changes result in improvements, but occasionally they do not. As Joint... More > doctrine is currently undergoing some potentially major revisions, Lieutenant General (USMC, Ret.) Paul Van Riper, an experienced warfighter and accomplished forward-thinker, asks the doctrine community to take a step back from the process of change and take a hard look at the differences between the original concepts and the proposed revisions. If, after doing so, the proposed revisions clearly amount to a step forward, then we should proceed. Otherwise, we might question the value of implementing the proposed changes. In any case, pausing for sober reflection even in periods of comprehensive change is a healthy habit.< Less
A Ridgerunner's Journey to the Last Frontier / Semper Fi By William M. Bishop & Mimi Baula, Co-Author
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This book is about the memoirs of a US Marine Veteran who was born in a small town in the hills of Asco, West Virginia to a coal mining family. The Bishop family was poor and went through the rations... More > of World War II. After the war, he decided to join the US Marine Corps after his high school graduation and served in the Vietnam War. He retired after 20 years of military service and decided to help build the American Legion to further assist the veterans in Alaska. He continued to serve the veterans for 27 years all the way to the national level before he became a Presidential Appointment as a Liaison to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in Washington DC. This is about the journey of Master Sergeant William M Bishop, USMC (Ret) which will take you through the lost generation when life was simple as he traversed his destiny with the purpose he was born to live. Experience being with him throughout the chapters of the book.< Less

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