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Fox News Host Bret Baier Working on Book About Eisenhower

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NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News host and chief political anchor Bret Baier is working on a book about the waning days of Dwight Eisenhower's presidency and the beginning of John F. Kennedy's administration. William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, told The Associated Press on Monday that Baier's "Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower's Final Mission" would come out in January, around the time the successor to President Barack Obama... more

The Science Book Every Grunt Should Read

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This article by Adam Linehan originally appeared on Task & Purpose, a digital news and culture publication dedicated to military and veterans issues. Task & Purpose spoke with bestselling author Mary Roach about her latest book,“Grunt,” an investigation into the mind-blowing world of military science. In 2001, after more than 20 years of “Be All You Can Be,” the U.S. Army changed its recruiting slogan to “Army Of One.” It didn’t last long. I... more

O'Reilly's Next 'Killing' Subject Japan, at End of WWII

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NEW YORK (AP) — Bill O'Reilly's next subject in his million-selling "Killing" series isn't just one person but a whole country: Japan. "Killing the Rising Sun," which focuses on the final year of World War II in the Pacific, is coming out Sept. 13. O'Reilly told The Associated Press during a recent interview that he and his co-author, Martin Dugard, have researched the conflict from the American and Japanese sides and will take a close look ... more

Battle of the Bulge Veteran Publishes Memoir

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A Spring Ridge, MD resident has published a memoir about his time as an Army infantryman during World War II. Don Rosenthal, who fought during the Battle of the Bulge, is 91. "91 and having fun," he said. He started putting his book, "A Life Lived Well," together last year, with the help of his daughter Sheree Moyer and a ghostwriter. He was motivated to write the book after talking to his nephew, who has written his own books. He dictated... more

Britain's Secret Agent in the Heart of Dixie During the Civil War

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OUR MAN IN CHARLESTON: Britain’s Secret Agent in the Civil War South By Christopher Dickey (Crown Publishing Group, $27, 400 pp.) CHRISTOPHER Dickey makes a compelling argument that if it wasn't for efforts of an accidental spy, the American Civil War could have escalated into a trans-Atlantic conflagration. Through careful research of American and British archives, along with close scrutiny of personal correspondence between representatives... more

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