Any World War II aficionados out there? (books)

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  1. Satori Brah

    Satori Brah Well-Known Member

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    Looking for your favorite WWII book recommendations
     
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    Band of Brothers and With the Old Breed are ones I've read recently.
     
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    with the old breed is a great book
     
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    The Forgotten Soldier by Guy Sajer
     
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    looks interesting.... thanks
     
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    In Deadly Combat by Gottlob Herbert Bidermann
     
  9. Satori Brah

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    You have any from American's perspective, you kraut bastard? :wtf:
     
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    I've got some from the Russian perspective.

    Just so you know, the European theatre was fought between the Krauts and the Russkies.

    We beat Japan, but Russia beat the Nazis.
     
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  12. Satori Brah

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    Oh........yeah......pffffft, I knew that :rolleyes:



    :wtf:



    I gotta get one of these books ASAP
     
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    looks cool
     
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    You want a USA account?

    Here's the best seller: Company Commander by Charles B. Macdonald.
     
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    Here's a good one from the russkies:

    From Stalingrad to Pillau by Isaak Kobylyanskiy
     
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    Another good Kraut book:

    At Leningrad's Gates by William Lubbeck
     
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    Unless you were in a B-17 that day :oops:

    60 bombers, 3 P-47s, and 2 Spitfires lost
    58-95 bombers heavily damaged
    7 KIA, 21 WIA, 557 MIA or POW:eek:

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    Rise and Fall of the Third Reich.
     
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    you got something like Hogan's Heroes?
     
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    1266 pages? :wtf: