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Patrick rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Voices from the Street by Jessica Page Morrell
Voices from the Street: Truths about Homelessness from Sisters of the Road
by Jessica Page Morrell
recommended to Patrick by: Genny Nelson
recommended for: anyone and everyone
read in January, 2006
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wow, aside from the fact that I was associated with this book from the begining of its gestation, it is a truely great book. ever tell someone you "know how to solve homelessness" or think you have an idea of what its like? if you havent been on the ...more
Patrick rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Achtung-Panzer! by Heinz Guderian
Achtung-Panzer!: The Development of Armoured Forces, Their Tactics and Operational Potential
by Heinz Guderian
recommended for: anyone interested in tank warfare.
read in January, 1985
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a true must read for anyone interested in tank warfare.
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Panzer Leader by Heinz Guderian
Panzer Leader
by Heinz Guderian
recommended for: anyone who wishes to understand the military and how it does business
read in January, 1989
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a rather nice book on the military carreer of one of the "inventors" of tank warfare.
here again, I think it is still used at some military academies
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Infantry Attacks by Erwin Rommel
Infantry Attacks
by Erwin Rommel
recommended to Patrick by: my father
recommended for: anyone interested in how the military really works
read in January, 1988
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Infantrie am Grefiet
a really good book. goes in to Rommel's expierences in WWI and gives "lessons learned" from each battle he fought in. it was used by him when he taught at the Germany military accademy between the wars, and I believe it is still
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The Rommel Papers by Erwin Rommel
The Rommel Papers
by Erwin Rommel
recommended for: most anyone who likes military history
read in January, 1998
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was to be titled "war without hate" as I recall (I could be wrong)
an interesting look in to the notes Rommel was going to make a second book around.
written by B.H. Liddell Hart with permission of the Rommel family.
Patrick rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Knight's Cross by David Fraser
Knight's Cross: A Life of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
by David Fraser
recommended for: WWII history buffs
read in January, 2002
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a good book on the great general's life. well worth the read if you are interested in the subject of WWII at all.
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We Were Soldiers Once... and Young by Harold G. Moore
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a very good book. yet another example of where if we had taken the lessons learned from a particular batter, the U.S. would have had a different war in Vietnam.
Patrick rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Immediate Action by Andy McNab
Immediate Action
by Andy McNab
recommended for: Matt
read in January, 2003
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a great book, only marred by the fact that there is some belief that some of the details are not true.
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Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein
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a good book. not as good as the giving tree, but still great
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The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
The Giving Tree
by Shel Silverstein
recommended to Patrick by: my father
recommended for: everyone, especially children
read in January, 1975
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this book still makes me cry. probably the best book ever on how to be a good person
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