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  • Flight of the Eagle [downloadable ebook] / the Grand Strategies That Brought America from Colonial Dependence to World Leadership.

    Flight of the Eagle / the Grand Strategies That Brought America from Colonial Dependence to World Leadership.2013

    by Conrad Black

    (126)

    Summary: Like an eagle, American colonists ascended from the gulley of British dependence to the position of sovereign world power in a period of merely two centuries. Seizing territory in Canada and...  more »

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  • How everything became war and the military became everything : tales from the Pentagon

    How everything became war and the military became everything : tales from the Pentagon2016

    by Rosa Brooks

    (1,313)

    Summary: The Pentagon's a strange place. Inside secure command centers, military officials make life and death decisions--but the Pentagon also offers food courts, banks, drugstores, florists, and chocolate...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 355 BRO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Twilight warriors : the soldiers, spies, and special agents who are revolutionizing the American way of war

    Twilight warriors : the soldiers, spies, and special agents who are revolutionizing the American way of war2016

    by James Kitfield

    (83)

    Summary: "When U.S. troops withdrew from Afghanistan at the end of 2014, it signaled the end of the longest conflict in the nation's history. Yet we are still at war--no longer with other states, but with a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 355 KIT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Command and control : nuclear weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the illusion of safety

    Command and control : nuclear weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the illusion of safety2013

    by Eric Schlosser

    (10,259)

    Summary: Presents a minute-by-minute account of an H-bomb accident that nearly caused a nuclear disaster, examining other near misses and America's growing susceptibility to a catastrophic event.

    BOOK

    Call #: 363.1799 SCH

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Command and control [DVD]

    Command and control2017

    Summary: The film tells the story of a 1980 accident at a Titan II missile complex in Damascus, Arkansas, in minute-by-minute detail through the accounts of Air Force personnel, weapon designers, and first...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 363.1799 COM

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Agent 110 : an American spymaster and the German resistance in WWII

    Agent 110 : an American spymaster and the German resistance in WWII2017

    by Scott Miller

    (159)

    Summary: "Presents an account of how OSS spymaster Allen Dulles led a network of disenchanted Germans in a plot to assassinate Hitler and end World War II before the invasion of opportunistic Russian forces,"--NoveList.

    BOOK

    Call #: 940.5486 MIL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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