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Air War in the Gulf 1991
(Combat Aircraft, 27)
by Christopher Chant, David Donald
(Paperback)

Angles of Attack: An A-6 Intruder Pilot's War
by Peter Hunt
Book Description: From the carrier launch in total darkness to the gut-dropping rolls through enemy antiaircraft fire, Peter Hunt puts you in the pilot’s seat for the flight of your life. 

Moments after Desert Storm began, bomber pilot Pete Hunt was in the air over the Persian Gulf. Hunt saw it all, and this is his electrifying account. Tested to the max, flying all night, every night for weeks on end, Hunt executed dozens of missions—from carpet bombing to dropping deadly five-hundred-pound cluster bombs with pinpoint precision; from supporting Marines on the ground to bombing fleeing Iraqis along the blood-soaked “highway of death.” 

His A-6 jet was a wide-open target for the blazing antiaircraft fire streaking up to destroy it. Escaping this deadly blizzard of fire made setting the A-6 back down on a little deck in a big ocean seem almost easy. But Hunt, like the rest of his squadron, the VA-145 Swordsmen—honored as the premier Attack Squadron in the United States Navy for 1991—was just doing his job: keeping America free.
Publication date: August 27, 2002
Binding: Mass Market Paperback
ISBN: 0345451147

Baghdad Express: A Gulf War Memoir
by Joel Turnipseed
from Borealis Books

Bravo Two Zero
by Andy McNab
(Paperback)

Certain Victory: The U.S. Army in the Gulf War (Ausa Institute of Land Warfare Book.)
by Robert H. Scales
(Paperback -- April )

The Continuing Storm : Iraq, Poisonous Weapons, and Deterrence
by Avigdor Haselkorn
Book Description: In this frightening reassessment of the 1991 Gulf War, a strategic analyst reveals that the war was not the high-tech victory that many Americans perceive, but a nearly catastrophic event. Focusing on the role played by weapons of mass destructionin particular biological and chemical weapons--Avigdor Haselkorn argues that these have redefined the meaning of deterrence and have set in motion trends that are hazardous to world peace.
(Hardcover -- March )

Crusade : The Untold Story of the Persian Gulf War
by Rick Atkinson
(Paperback)

Desert Storm Diary: An American Soldier's Personal Record of the Gulf War
John H. Nielsen, Geoffrey S. Frankel
Hardcover
Out of Print - Try Used Books

Desert Victory : The War for Kuwait
by Norman Friedman
Publisher: United States Naval Inst.; (September 1991)

The Eyes of Orion: Five Tank Lieutenants in the Persian Gulf War
by Alex Vernon, et al
(Paperback -- August )

Fairchild-Republic A/Oa-10 (Warbird Tech Series, V. 20)
by Dennis R. Jenkins
Listed under Military Aircraft

Faraway Thunder : A Journey through Army Life & the Gulf War
by Carey Jones
(Paperback -- February 1, )

The General's War : The Inside Story of the Conflict in the Gulf Vol 1
Michael R. Gordon, Bernard E. Trainor
Paperback

Gulf War Debriefing Book : An After Action Report
Andrew Leyden, Camille Akin (Editor)
Paperback

Hazardous Duty : One of America's Most Decorated Soldiers Reports from the Front With the Truth About the U.S. Military Today
David H. Hackworth, Tom Matthews
Paperback

Hornets over Kuwait
by Jay A. Stout
(Hardcover -- May )

Immediate Action
Andy McNab
From the war-torn streets of Armagh to the frontlines of the Gulf War, Andy McNab brings home the horrors--and even humor--of modern war. Recounting his military life, starting as a young soldier fighting the IRA, through his years in the world's most effective Special Forces unit, readers get a astonishing account that the British Government tried to suppress.
Paperback

Into the Storm : A Study in Command
Tom Clancy, Frederick M. Franks
Into the Storm takes a look deep into the operational art of war as seen through the eyes of some of America's most outstanding commanders.
Paperback - 562 pages Reprint edition
Berkley Pub Group; ISBN: 0425163083

Iraq Under Siege : The Deadly Impact of Sanctions and War
by Anthony Arnove (Editor), Ali Abunimah (Editor)
(Paperback)

Intimate Enemies : Jews and Arabs in a Shared Land
by Meron Benvenisti, Thomas L. Friedman
(Hardcover)

It Doesn't Take a Hero
General H. Norman Schwarzkopf
The general who led the troops who attacked Iraq during the war in the Persian Gulf discusses his experiences during the Vietnam War, his personal life, and his beliefs.
Listed under Modern Warfare

Jarhead: A Marine's Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles
by Anthony Swofford
from Scribner

Moving Mountains : Lessons in Leadership and Logistics from the Gulf War
by William G., Lt. General Pagonis, Jeffrey L. Cruikshank (Contributor)
(Paperback)

The One That Got Away
by Chris Ryan
A special operations soldier escapes across the Iraqi desert.
Paperback - 260 pages (March 1, )
Brasseys, Inc.; ISBN: 1574881566

Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm: Chronology and Fact Book
Kevin Don Hutchison, John H. Admire (Introduction)
Hardcover / Published 1995

Order of Battle : Allied Ground Forces of Operation Desert Storm
by Thomas D. Dinackus
Paperback - 175 pages 1 Ed edition (November )
Hellgate Press; ISBN: 1555714935

Prayer at Rumayla
by Charles Sheehan-Miles
A novel of the Gulf War by a decorated veteran.
Paperback - 224 pages (November 1, )
Xlibris Corporation; ISBN: 1401030459
 

Storm on the Horizon : Khafji--The Battle that Changed the Course of the Gulf War
by David J. Morris
Hardcover from Free Press
 
Storm over Iraq: Air Power and the Gulf War
by Richard P. Hallion
(Paperback -- March )

Tomorrow's War, Today's Decisions : Iraqi Weapons of Mass Destruction and the Implications of Wmd-Adversaries for Future U.S. Military Strategy
by Robert W. Chandler, Ronald J. Trees (Contributor)
Paperback - 229 pages (December )
Amcoda Pr; ISBN: 0965077004 

Triumph of the Image: The Media's War in the Persian Gulf-A Global Perspective
by Hamid Mowlana (Editor), et al
(Paperback -- September 1992)

The Unexpected Storm : The Gulf War Legacy (Hellgate Memories Series.)
by Steven H. Manchester
(Hardcover)

Vipers in the Storm: Diary of a Fighter Pilot
by Keith Rosenkranz 
Hardcover - 325 pages (February 1, )
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing; ISBN: 0071346708

War Crimes: A Report on United States War Crimes Against Iraq
by Ramsey Clark
(Paperback -- February 1992)

Desert Storm
Military History Magazine (Editor)
Hardcover / Published 1991 
Out of Print - Try Used Books
 
 

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