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    The warriors; reflections on men in battle

    Gray, J. Glenn (Jesse Glenn), 1913-1977.

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    Talking peace : a vision for the next generation

    Carter, Jimmy, 1924-

    Discusses the various factors involved in peace negotiations and conflict resolution, examining such elements as the living conditions of citizens in peacetime and wartime and the effect of international relations on innocent citizens.

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    The Andersonville Prison Civil War crimes trial : a headline court case

    Banfield, Susan.

    Examines the war crimes trial, in which Henry Wirz, the Confederate officer in charge of Andersonville Prison camp was accused of allowing the prisoners to be deliberately abused and neglected.

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    On war

    Clausewitz, Carl von, 1780-1831.

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    The evolution of weapons and warfare

    Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt, 1916-

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    War

    Dyer, Gwynne.

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    The nature of war

    Keegan, John, 1934-

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    Terrorism in America

    Andryszewski, Tricia, 1956-

    An account of the September 11 attacks in the United States, with a discussion of the war on terrorism, anthrax attacks, and new security measures put into place since that day.

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    The Nazi hunters : how a team of spies and survivors captured the world's most notorious Nazi

    Bascomb, Neal, author.

    The story behind the capture of notorious Nazi criminal Adolf Eichman.

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    The trial of Adolf Eichmann : the Holocaust on trial

    Brager, Bruce L., 1949-

    Chronicles the trial of the Nazi war criminal, which became a reminder to the world of the horrors of the Jewish Holocaust.

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    Pride of Baghdad

    Vaughan, Brian K.

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    Civil War songbook : with historical commentary

    Contains the lyrics and music for more than fifty songs written during the Civil War, with historical notes for each song.

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    Ernest Hemingway's A farewell to arms

    Includes a brief biography of the author, thematic and structural analysis of the work, critical views, and an index of themes and ideas.

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    The war poets

    Giddings, Robert.

    "The lives and writings of Rupert Brooke, Robert Graves, Wilfred Owen, Siegfried Sassoon, Edmund Blunden, and the other great poets of the 1914-1918 war"--Dust jacket.

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    The forgotten victims of the Holocaust

    Altman, Linda Jacobs, 1943-

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    The blood of his servants

    MacPherson, Malcolm.

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    Nazi war criminals

    Rice, Earle.

    Explores the lives of six Nazi war criminals and the roles they played in implementing the Final Solution to the Jewish Question.

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    Dude, where's my country?

    Moore, Michael, 1954 Apr. 23-

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    Utopia and terror in the 20th century

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    Utopia and terror in the 20th century

    Liulevicius, Vejas G.

    Examines the fundamental question of our times: why was the 20th century so violent? It looks at the ideologies that promised utopias and total solutions to social problems and relates the terrible human toll of attempts to realize these ideas.

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    Utopia and terror in the 20th century

    Liulevicius, Vejas G.

    Examines the fundamental question of our times: why was the 20th century so violent? It looks at the ideologies that promised utopias and total solutions to social problems and relates the terrible human toll of attempts to realize these ideas.

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    Utopia and terror in the 20th century

    Liulevicius, Vejas G.

    Examines the fundamental question of our times: why was the 20th century so violent? It looks at the ideologies that promised utopias and total solutions to social problems and relates the terrible human toll of attempts to realize these ideas.

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    Ender's game

    Card, Orson Scott.

    A tale of the child-hero Ender Wiggin, who must fight a desperate battle against a deadly alien race if mankind is to survive.

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    The quiet American

    Greene, Graham, 1904-

    This novel is a study of New World hope and innocence set in an Old World of violence. The scene is Saigon in the violent years when the French were desperately trying to hold their footing in the Far East. The principal characters are a skeptical British journalist, his attractive Vietnamese mistress, and an eager young American sent out by Washington on a mysterious mission.

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    Catch-22

    Heller, Joseph.

    Set in the closing months of World War II in an American bomber squadron on a small island off Italy, a bombadier named Yossarian is frantic and furious because thousands of people he hasn't even met keep trying to kill him. He has decided to live forever, even if he has to die in the attempt.

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    The Things They Carried

    O'Brien, Tim, 1946-

    Related stories, linked by recurring characters and an interwoven plot, recreate an American foot soldier's experience in the Vietnam War.

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    Slaughterhouse-five or the Children's crusade a duty dance with death

    Vonnegut, Kurt.

    Billy Pilgrim is a loner cast adrift in time and space, a victim of fate, who is shuttled back and forth between the starkly contrasting worlds of a zoo on another planet, where he is a specimen, and nightmarish Nazi Germany during the fire-bombing of Dresden.

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    The drowned cities

    Bacigalupi, Paolo.

    In a dark future America that has devolved into unending civil wars, orphans Mahlia and Mouse barely escape the war-torn lands of the Drowned Cities, but their fragile safety is soon threatened and Mahlia will have to risk everything if she is to save Mouse, as he once saved her.

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    Regeneration

    Barker, Pat.

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    ArchEnemy

    Beddor, Frank.

    Virtuous Queen Alyss, who has lost the power of imagination, and her murderous aunt Redd battle for control of Wonderland.

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    Seeing Redd

    Beddor, Frank.

    When Alyss Heart returns to her rightful place on the throne of Wonderland, she is put to the test as enemies, both inside and outside the borders of her queendom, push their own agendas and wield horrific weapons, while she strives to unify them all.

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    World War Z : an oral history of the zombie war

    Brooks, Max.

    An account of the decade-long conflict between humankind and hordes of the predatory undead is told from the perspective of dozens of survivors who describe in their own words the epic human battle for survival.

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    Ender's game

    Card, Orson Scott, author.

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    Ender's game

    Card, Orson Scott.

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    The red scrolls of magic

    Clare, Cassandra, author.

    High Warlock Magnus Bane learns that a demon-worshipping cult, the Crimson Hand, is wreaking havoc across Europe, threatening more than just his romantic getaway with new boyfriend Alec Lightwood.

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    Eona : the last Dragoneye

    Goodman, Alison.

    Facing the ultimate battle for control of the land she calls home, Eona finds herself waging an internal battle every bit as devastating as the war threatening to break out across the kingdom.

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    Allies

    Gratz, Alan, 1972- author.

    It is June 6, 1944, D-Day, and Dee Carpenter (true name Dietrich Zimmermann), an underage private in the United States Army, is headed for Omaha Beach, seeking revenge for his uncle, who was arrested by Nazis when Dee was a little boy; meanwhile, Samira Zidano, an eleven-year old French-Algerian girl is looking for the French resistance, desperate to deliver the message that the invasion is about to begin, and get their help in freeing her mother--this is the most important day of the twentieth century, and both children want to fight, and survive.

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    Grenade

    Gratz, Alan, 1972- author.

    On April 1, 1945 with the battle of Okinawa beginning, fourteen-year-old native Okinawan Hideki, drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps, is handed two grenades and told to go kill American soldiers; small for his age Hideki does not really want to kill anyone, he just wants to find his family, and his struggle across the island will finally bring him face-to-face with Ray, a marine in his very first battle--and the choice he makes then will change his life forever.

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    Shadow scale

    Hartman, Rachel, 1972-, author.

    "Seraphina, half-dragon and half-human, searches for others like her who can make the difference in the war between dragons and humans in the kingdom of Goredd"-- Provided by publisher.

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    An innocent soldier

    Holub, Josef, 1926-

    A sixteen-year-old farmhand is tricked into fighting in the Napoleonic Wars by the farmer for whom he works, who secretly substitutes him for the farmer's own son.

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    Legend

    Lu, Marie, 1984-

    In a dark future, when North America has split into two warring nations, fifteen-year-old Day, a famous criminal, and prodigy June, the brilliant soldier hired to capture him, discover that they have a common enemy.

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    Prodigy

    Lu, Marie, 1984-

    June and Day make their way to Las Vegas where they join the rebel Patriot group and become involved in an assassination plot against the Elector in hopes of saving the Republic.

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    Darkness, be my friend

    Marsden, John, 1950-

    As survivors of an enemy invasion of their homeland, Ellie and her friends return to Australia as guides for soldiers from New Zealand who plan an attack on the Wirrawee airfield.

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    The dead of night

    Marsden, John, 1950-

    Six determined Australian teenagers try to find their missing friends while continuing to resist the enemies who have invaded their country.

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    A killing frost

    Marsden, John, 1950-

    Ellie and her friends, a small band of teenagers trying to survive in the Australian countryside, continue to resist the enemies who have invaded their country.

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    Tomorrow, when the war began

    Marsden, John, 1950-

    Seven Australian teenagers return from a camping trip in the bush to discover that their country has been invaded and they must hide to stay alive.

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    Sunrise over Fallujah

    Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-

    Robin Perry, from Harlem, is sent to Iraq in 2003 as a member of the Civilian Affairs Battalion, and his time there profoundly changes him.

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    Monsters of men

    Ness, Patrick, 1971-

    As a world-ending war surges to life around them, Todd and Viola face monstrous decisions, questioning all they have ever known as they try to step back from the darkness and find the best way to achieve peace.

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    Only you can save mankind

    Pratchett, Terry.

    Twelve-year-old Johnny endures tensions between his parents, watches television coverage of the Gulf War, and plays a computer game called Only You Can Save Mankind, in which he is increasingly drawn into the reality of the alien ScreeWee.

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    Burning nation

    Reedy, Trent, author.

    Idaho is a war zone under Federal occupation, and Danny Wright and his friends in the Idaho Militia are determined to fight back, running guerrilla missions against the army--but what at first seemed like a straightforward battle against governmental repression quickly grows murky, and Danny finds that even winning the war does not mean an end to tyranny.

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    The last full measure

    Reedy, Trent, author.

    Danny Wright is considered to be a hero by many in the rebel held area of Idaho and the Northwest, but he has little faith in what passes for a government there, or in the secretive and repressive Brotherhood--and when nuclear weapons are detonated in Washington, D.C. and New York, the Civil War suddenly turns into World War III.

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    How I live now

    Rosoff, Meg.

    To get away from her pregnant stepmother in New York City, fifteen-year-old Daisy goes to England to stay with her aunt and cousins, with whom she instantly bonds, but soon war breaks out and rips apart the family while devastating the land.

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    Kipling's choice

    Spillebeen, Geert.

    In 1915, mortally wounded in Loos, France, eighteen-year-old John Kipling, son of writer Rudyard Kipling, remembers his boyhood and the events leading to what is to be his first and last World War I battle.

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    Milkweed : a novel

    Spinelli, Jerry.

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    Behemoth

    Westerfeld, Scott.

    Continues the story of Austrian Prince Alek who, in an alternate 1914 Europe, eludes the Germans by traveling in the Leviathan to Constantinople, where he faces a whole new kind of genetically-engineered warships.

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    Goliath

    Westerfeld, Scott.

    Alek and Deryn encounter obstacles on the last leg of their round-the-world quest to end World War I, reclaim Alek's throne as prince of Austria, and finally fall in love.

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    Leviathan

    Westerfeld, Scott.

    In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically-engineered beasts.

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    The infinite sea

    Yancey, Richard, author.

    "Cassie Sullivan and her companions lived through the Others' four waves of destruction. Now, with the human race nearly exterminated and the 5th Wave rolling across the landscape, they face a choice: brace for winter and hope for Evan Walker's return, or set out in search of other survivors before the enemy closes in"-- Provided by publisher.

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    The last star

    Yancey, Richard, author.

    "In the epic conclusion to the 5th Wave series, Cassie, Ben, Ringer, and Evan confront the Others' plans for the fate of the human race and the planet"-- Provided by publisher.

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    The 5th Wave

    Yancey, Richard.

    "Cassie Sullivan, the survivor of an alien invasion, must rescue her young brother from the enemy with help from a boy who may be one of them"-- Provided by publisher.

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    Charge! : Weapons and warfare in ancient times

    Gonen, Rivka.

    Using color illustrations and photographs, describes the development and use of such early weapons as spears, swords, bows and arrows, and catapults, as well as such means of protection as helmets, body armor, and shields.

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    Cruisers

    Green, Michael, 1952-

    An introduction to history, purpose, operation, weaponry, and more of the medium-sized warships known for their speed and long-range cruising ability.

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    Destroyers

    Green, Michael, 1952-

    Discusses the history, weapons, missions, and possible future of Navy destroyers.

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    The medieval warhorse : origin, development, and redevelopment

    Davis, R. H. C. (Ralph Henry Carless), 1918-

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    Life in the Warsaw ghetto

    Stewart, Gail, 1949-

    Recounts life in the Warsaw ghetto during World War II and the German Nazi persecution of the Polish people and especially the Jews.

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    The war on terror

    Williams, Brian, 1943-

    Explores the secrets of the War on Terror, discussing spies, analysts, moles, weapons, drones, and other related topics, with biographical sidebars, quotes, photographs, and maps.

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    Under the blood-red sun

    Salisbury, Graham.

    Tomikazu Nakaji's biggest concerns are baseball, homework, and a local bully, until life with his Japanese family in Hawaii changes drastically after the bombing of Pearl Harbor in December 1941.

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    A hero and the Holocaust : the story of Janusz Korczak and his children

    Adler, David A.

    A brief biography of the Polish doctor, author, founder of orphanages, and promoter of children's rights, who lost his life trying to protect his orphans from the Nazis.

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    Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto

    Rubin, Susan Goldman.

    Recounts Irena Sendler's efforts to save hundreds of Jewish children in the Warsaw Ghetto during World War II.

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    The council of mirrors / #9

    Buckley, Michael, 1969-

    "The end is here! Sabrina Daphne, and the rest of the Grimms-except Granny Relda, whose body has been hijacked by the Master- fight for the freedom of Ferryport Landing in the series' grand finale. As war rips the town apart, Sabrina consults a team of magic mirrors, who prophesy that the only way the good guys will win is if she leads the army. Sabrina has always wanted to be taken seriously, and now she controls the fate of the Everafters, the very people who have made her life so difficult since she and Daphne arrived in Ferryport Landing. Will they listen to a Grimm? And can she really save them?" -- (p.4) of cover.

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    The Everafter War #7

    Buckley, Michael.

    After their parents awake from a sleeping spell, Daphne and Sabrina become caught in the middle of a war between the Scarlet Hand and Prince Charming's Everafter army and learn a shocking secret about a deadly enemy.

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    The battle for Skandia / #4

    Flanagan, John (John Anthony)

    After escaping slavery, Evanlyn is taken captive by a Temujai warrior, leaving Will to use his Ranger training to find her, despite being outnumbered by an enemy scouting party and the entire Temujai army.

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    Erak's ransom / #7

    Flanagan, John (John Anthony)

    On a mission to pay the ransom of a new ally, apprentice Will and his friends find themselves in a desert wasteland awash with enemies.

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    The kings of Clonmel / #8

    Flanagan, John (John Anthony)

    Halt, Will, and Horace set out for Hibernia, where a quasi-religious group, the Outsiders, is sowing confusion and sedition, and they find that secrets from Halt's past may hold the key to restoring order before the last kingdom is undermined.

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    The siege of Macindaw / #6

    Flanagan, John (John Anthony)

    Will, who has become a protector of his first fief after many years as a Ranger's apprentice, is faced with many challenges when Keren, a renegade knight, takes over Castle Macindaw and forges a secret alliance with Scotti.

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    The cats in Krasinski Square

    Hesse, Karen.

    Two Jewish sisters, escapees of the infamous Warsaw ghetto, devise a plan to thwart an attempt by the Gestapo to intercept food bound for starving people behind the dark Wall.

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    Snow treasure

    McSwigan, Marie.

    A fictionalized account of how a group of Norwegian children carried bullion to the sea on their sleds, thus helping their country move its gold reserves to the United States during the German occupation.

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    The war in Georgia

    Oughton, Jerrie.

    Living in Georgia during World War II, thirteen-year-old Shanta sometimes feels that her family and neighborhood are more hopeless battlefields than those in foreign lands.

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    Lady of Ch'iao Kuo : warrior of the South

    Yep, Laurence.

    In 531 A.D., a fifteen-year-old princess of the Hsien tribe in southern China keeps a diary which describes her role as liaison between her own people and the local Chinese colonists, in times of both peace and war.

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    Under the blood-red sun

    Salisbury, Graham.

    Tomikazu Nakaji's biggest concerns are baseball, homework, and a local bully, until life with his Japanese family in Hawaii changes drastically after the bombing of Pearl Harbor in December 1941.

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    Under the blood-red sun

    Salisbury, Graham.

    Tomikazu Nakaji's biggest concerns are baseball, homework, and a local bully, until life with his Japanese family in Hawaii changes drastically after the bombing of Pearl Harbor in December 1941.

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    Leviathan

    Westerfeld, Scott.

    In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically-engineered beasts.

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    Brothers in hope : the story of the lost boys of Sudan

    Williams, Mary, 1967-

    Eight-year-old Garang, orphaned by a civil war in Sudan, finds the inner strength to help lead other boys as they trek hundreds of miles seeking safety in Ethiopia, and then Kenya, before being offered sanctuary in the United States many years later.

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    From slave to soldier : based on a true Civil War story

    Hopkinson, Deborah.

    A boy who hates being a slave joins the Union Army to fight for freedom, and proves himself brave and capable of handling a mule team when the need arises.

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    The butter battle book

    Seuss, Dr.

    Engaged in a long-running battle, the Yooks and the Zooks develop more and more sophisticated weaponry as they attempt to outdo each other.

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    Liberty bound

    An entertaining look at America's ongoing struggle to keep a comfortable balance between democracy, capitalism, and fascism. This is a film about historic events that shape history. It is a film about courage and fear; ignorance and knowledge; propaganda and rhetoric.

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    Unconstitutional the war on our civil liberties

    Discusses how the USA PATRIOT Act has taken away checks on law enforcement and continues to endanger the civil liberties of all Americans under the guise of being part of the war on terrorism, and how paranoia, fear and racial profiling have led to gross infringements on freedom and democracy without strengthening national security.

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    Au revoir les enfants Goodbye, children

    Based on the director's life, this film chronicles Malle's experiences during the German occupation of France in World War II.

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    Le grande illusion

    A classic tale of adventure. Duty and honor conflict in a German prisoner of war camp during World War I, when an aristocratic French officer becomes friends with the commandant yet must cooperate with his comrades in a daring escape.

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    War horse

    Set in rural England and Europe during the First World War, the story begins with the friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the journey of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspiring the lives of all those he meets; British cavalry, German soldiers, and a French farmer and his granddaughter.

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    Wargames

    Young electronics wizard David Lightman unwittingly hooks into America's supersecret wargames computer and the world is suddenly threatened with nuclear annihilation.

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    The dark ages the fall of civilization, the rise of a new world order

    Between the Fall of Rome and the dawn of the Renaissance, Europe plunged into a dark night of constant war, splintered sovereignties, marauding pagans, and more. As chaos replaced culture, Europe was beset by famine, plague, persecutions, and a state of war that was so persistent it was only rarely interrupted by peace. From warlords whose armies threatened to cause the demise of European society, such as Alaric, Charles the Hammer, and Clovis; to the people who valiantyly tended the flames of justice, knowledge, and innovation including Charlemagne, St. Benedict, Empress Theodora, and other brave souls who fought for peace and enlightenment.

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    The Tuskegee Airmen

    In 1941 a select group of African Americans make their way into the heart of the segregated South with dreams of becoming their country's first black fighter pilots. They fought two wars, one against the Nazis abroad, and one against racism at home.

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    Glory

    Based on the true story of the first black regiment to fight for the North in the Civil War. Robert Gould Shaw and Cabot Forbes are two idealistic young Bostonians that lead the regiment; Sgt. Maj. John Rawlins is the inspiration who unites the troops ; Pvt. Trip is a runaway slave who joins the regiment.

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