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In Remembrance



1775 – 1783 (American Revolutionary War) 

The Hornet's Nest: a Novel of the Revolutionary War
by Jimmy Carter

The Hamilton Affair
by Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman

The Fort
by Bernard Cornwell

My Dear Hamilton: a Novel of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton
by Stephanie Dray

Victory at Yorktown
by Newt Gingrich

Patriot Hearts: a Novel of the Founding Mothers
by Barbara Hambly

The Ninth Daughter: Abigail Adams Mystery*
by Barbara Hamilton

The Love Letter
by Rachel Hauck

Dead Man’s Reach*
by D.B. Jackson

King’s Mountain
by Sharyn McCrumb

Brave Enemies
by Robert Morgan

by Alex Myers

The Traitor’s Wife: the Woman Behind Benedict Arnold
by Allison Pataki

Savage Liberty*
by Eliot Pattison

I, Eliza Hamilton
by Susan Holloway Scott

The Glorious Cause
by Jeff Shaara

The Story of Land and Sea
by Katy Simpson Smith

The Scent of Death
by Andrew Taylor

The Turncoat
by Donna Thorland

My Name is Resolute
by Nancy Turner

Ring of Secrets
by Roseanna M. White

The Patriot Bride*
by Kimberley Woodhouse


1861 – 1865 (American Civil War)


Christmas at Carnton
by Tamera Alexander

A Light to my Path
by Lynn Austin

A Heart’s Disguise*
by Colleen Coble

An Extraordinary Union
by Alyssa Cole

The Day After Gettysburg
by Robert Conroy

On to Richmond*
by Ginny Dye

This Scorched Earth
by Michael W. Gear

Grant Comes East
by Newt Gingrich

The Abduction of Smith and Smith
by Rashad Harrison

The Widow of the South
by Robert Hicks

Hanging Mary
by Susan Higginbotham

Love and War*
by John Jakes

Smoke Jensen, the Beginning
by William W. Johnstone

The Boy in his Winter
by Norman Lock

Beneath the Honeysuckle Vine
by Marcia Lynn McClure

Gone With the Wind
by Margaret Mitchell

The Mirk and Midnight Hour
by Jane Nickerson

Southern Seahawk
by Randall S. Peffer

Hell or Richmond
by Ralph Peters

by James Reasoner

The Second Mrs. Hockaday
by Susan Rivers

The Fateful Lightning
by Jeff Shaara

The Hidden Light of Northern Fires
by Daren Wang

Circle of Spies
by Roseanna M. White

The Regulator*
by Ethan J. Wolfe


1914 - 1918 (World War I)


Cavendon Hall
by Barbara Taylor Bradford

High as the Heavens
by Kate Breslin

by Gabriel Chevallier

The Dust the Falls from Dreams
by Louis De Bernières

The Lie
by Helen Dunmore

by Sebastian Faulks

Fall of Giants*
by Ken Follett

Parade’s End
by Ford Madox Ford

Last Christmas in Paris
by Hazel Gaynor

Goodbye, Piccadilly: War at Home, 1914
by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Daughters of Mars
by Thomas Keneally

The Winter Soldier
by Daniel Mason

Not all Bastards are from Vienna
by Andrea Molesini

The Girl You Left Behind
by Jojo Moyes

Park Lane
by Frances Osborne

Shoulder the Sky
by Anne Perry

The Alice Network
by Kate Quinn

All Quiet on the Western Front
by Erich Maria Remarque

Somewhere in France
by Jennifer Robson

To the Last Man
by Jeff Shaara

The Summer Before the War
by Helen Simonson

A Star for Mrs. Blake
by April Smith

Black Chamber
by S.M. Stirling

A Song Unheard
by Roseanna M. White

The Storms of War*
by Kate Williams


1939 - 1945 (World War II)


White Chrysanthemum
by Mary Lynn Bracht

The Race for Paris
by Meg Waite Clayton

Everyone Brave is Forgiven
by Chris Cleave

Spoils of Victory*
by John A. Connell

All the Light We Cannot See
by Anthony Doerr

Manhattan Beach
by Jennifer Egan

The Narrow Road to the Deep North
by Richard Flanagan

Winter of the World*
by Ken Follett

A Hero of France
by Alan Furst

Pearl Harbor
by Newt Gingrich

A Secret Courage*
by Tricia Goyer

Lilac Girls
by Martha Hall Kelly

The Nightingale
by Kristin Hannah

The Room on Rue Amelie
by Kristin Harmel

We Were the Lucky Ones
by Georgia Hunter

Shame and the Captives
by Thomas Keneally

At the Table of Wolves
by Kay Kenyon

The Baker’s Secret
by Stephen P. Kiernan

Stolen Beauty
by Laurie Lico Albanese

The Paris Spy
by Susan Elia MacNeal

by Simon Mawer

The Ship of Brides
by JoJo Moyes

To Kingdom Come

by Robert J. Mrazek

Suite Francaise
by Irène Némirovsky

The English Patient
by Michael Ondaatje

The Invisible Bridge
by Julie Orringer

The Final Storm
by Jeff Shaara

Days of Infamy
by Harry Turtledove

Lisette’s List
by Susan Vreeland


1950 - 1953 (Korean War)


Red Phoenix Burning
by Larry Bond

The Marine: a Novel of War from Guadalcanal to Korea
by James Brady

Retreat, Hell!
by W.E.B. Griffin

by Richard Hooker

War Trash
by Ha Jin

If You Leave Me
by Crystal Hana Kim

The Surrendered
by Chang-rae Lee

The Bridges at Toko-ri

by James A. Michener

by Toni Morrison

Lark and Termite
by Jayne Anne Phillips
by Willie Morris
The Hunters
by James Salter

The Frozen Hours
by Jeff Shaara

Dog Company Six
by Edwin H. Simmons

Bombs Away
by Harry Turtledove

Snow Hunters
by Paul Yoon


1961 - 1975 (Vietnam War)


Who Shot the Water Buffalo?
by Ken Babbs

Perfume River
by Robert Olen Butler

If I Knew You Were Going to Be This Beautiful, I Never Would Have Let You Go
by Judy Chicurel

The Black Echo
by Michael Connelly

The Life We Bury
by Allen Eskens

Riders on the Storm*
by Ed Gorman

First of State
by Robert Greer

The Aviators
by W.E.B. Griffin

The Great Alone
by Kristin Hannah

A Catalog of Birds
by Laura Harrington

I, Sniper
by Stephen Hunter

Tree of Smoke
by Denis Johnson

A Dangerous Friend
by Ward Just

The Signal Flame
by Andrew Krivak

The Man from Saigon

By Marti Leimbach

by Paulette Livers

by Karl Marlantes

The Sympathizer
by Viet Thanh Nguyen

The Things They Carried: A Work of Fiction
by Tim O'Brien

This Magnificent Desolation
by Thomas O’Malley

The Given World
by Marian Palaia

The Loved One
by Catherine Palmer

Screams & Whispers
by Randall S. Peffer

Spider Bones*
by Kathy Reichs

Heat Lightning*
by John Sandford

The Lotus Eaters
by Tatjana Soli

In Wilderness
by Diane C. Thomas


1991 (Persian Gulf War)


Head Game
by Tim Downs

The Fist of God
by Frederick Forsyth

The World Beneath
by Aaron Gwyn

The Sand Café
by Neil MacFarquhar

The Baghdad Clock
by Shahad Al Rawi

Courage under Fire
by Patrick Sheane Duncan
Eye of the Storm
by Jack Higgins

The Art of Uncontrolled Flight
by Kim Ponders


2001 (Afghan War)


Green on Blue
by Elliot Ackerman

The Promise
by Robert Crais

The Human Body
by Paolo Giordano

Wynne’s War
by Aaron Gwyn

What Changes Everything
by Masha Hamilton

Rain on the Dead
by Jack Higgins

Clear By Fire
by Joshua Hood

by Ellen Hopkins

Meant to Be
by Jessica James

The Weight of this World
by David Joy

by Phil Klay

by Ron Lealos

Bring Out the Dog
by Will Mackin

Running Fire
by Lindsay McKenna

by Melania G. Mazzucco

These Heroic, Happy Dead
by Luke Mogelson

by Jon Raymond

Silent Enemy

by Thomas W. Young


2003-2011 (Iraq War)


by David Abrams

The Corpse Exhibition and Other Stories of Iraq
by Hasan Balāsim

Sand Queen
by Helen Benedict

The Hum and the Shiver
by Alex Bledsoe

Baghdad Central
by Elliott Colla

The Infernal
by Mark Doten

The Wrong Man
by David Ellis

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk
by Ben Fountain

by Matt Gallagher

The Night Crew
by Brian Haig

by Kristin Hannah

Alice Bliss
by Laura Harrington

Ask Him Why
by Catherine Ryan Hyde

Summer Session
by Merry Bloch Jones

Ever After
by Karen Kingsbury

Bring Out the Dog
by Will Mackin

by Joyce Carol Oates

In the Name of Honor

By Richard North Patterson

Five and Twenty-Fives
by Michael Pitre

The Yellow Birds
by Kevin Powers

by Roxana Robinson

Now and Again
by Charlotte Rogan

One Was a Soldier
by Julia Spencer-Fleming

Blue Stars
by Emily Gray Tedrowe

The Good Lieutenant
by Whitney Terrell

Kill the Heroes*
by David Thurlo

by Brian Van Reet

by Nico Walker

* series

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