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  • On the Frontlines of the Television War

    A Legendary War Cameraman in Vietnam

    **“**The eyewitness accounts of the many phases of the war in this memoir bring events to life as if they had happened yesterday” (Vietnam Veterans of America Book Reviews).On the Frontlines of the Television War is the story of Yasutsune “Tony” Hirashiki’s ten years in Vietnam—beginning when he arrived in 1966 as a young freelancer with a 16mm camera, but without a job or the slightest grasp of ... Read more

    $14.39 USD

  • Audiobook

    Hunting the Jackal

    A Special Forces and CIA Soldier's Fifty Years on the Frontlines of the War Against Terrorism

    Narrated by Joe Barrett ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 10 min

    For more than half a century, Special Forces and CIA legend Billy Waugh dedicated his life to tracking down and eliminating America's most virulent enemies. Operating from the darkest shadows and most desolate corners of the world, he made his mark in many of the most important operations in the annals of U.S. Spec Ops. He spent seven and a half years behind enemy lines in Vietnam as a member of a ... Read more

    $17.99 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • For Team and Country - Sport on the Frontlines of the Great War

    by Tim Tate ...
    Imagine Wayne Rooney, Andy Murray and Mo Farah exchanging the glamour of their careers for the brutality and bloodshed of war - and quietly giving their lives for their country. Today the news would be dominated by the sacrifice of Britain's most famous sporting icons.A century ago the brightest sporting stars of their generation did just that. Thousands of them rallied to their country's colours; ... Read more

    $7.19 USD

  • Freedom Fighter

    My War Against ISIS on the Frontlines of Syria

    by Joanna Palani ...
    The gripping story of one woman's war against ISIS on the frontlines of Syria.Joanna Palani made headlines across the world when her role fighting ISIS in the Syrian conflict was revealed. She is one of a handful of western women who joined the international recruits to the Kurdish forces in the region and this is the first time her extraordinary story has been told. Inspired by the Arab Spring, ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Faith at War

    A Journey on the Frontlines of Islam, from Baghdad to Timbuktu

    An eye-opening political travelogue that reveals the Muslim world as never beforeDrawing on reporting from more than a dozen Islamic countries, Faith at War offers an unforgettable portrait of the Muslim world after September 11. Choosing to invert the question of what "they" have done to "us," Wall Street Journal reporter Yaroslav Trofimov examines the unprecedented American intrusion in the ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Punching In

    On the Frontlines of the New Brand Cultu

    by Alex Frankel ...
    During a two-year urban adventure through the world of commerce, journalist Alex Frankel proudly wore the brown uniform of the UPS driver, folded endless stacks of T-shirts at Gap, brewed espressos for the hordes at Starbucks, interviewed (but failed to get hired) at Whole Foods, enrolled in management training at Enterprise Rent-A-Car, and sold iPods at the Apple Store.In this lively and ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • A Trowel and a Sword: Prayer Practices for Those on the Frontlines of the Gospel

    This book is for anyone on the frontlines of the gospel, whether it be at work redeeming neighborhoods, working with the most vulnerable, or leading prayer and evangelism efforts. Prayer must take on a declarative, bold, and authoritative tone. To show up on the frontlines of the gospel without this form of prayer is the equivalent of bringing the proverbial knife to a gunfight. An effective ... Read more

    $14.49 USD

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  • On the Frontlines of the Welfare State

    How the Fire Service and Police Shape Social Problems

    by Barry Goetz ...
    series Routledge Advances in Sociology
    Although public safety agencies protect our well-being, they also shape social problems and community inequities.Public safety protections promote what T.H. Marshall called "social rights" of equitable citizenship. Frontlines of Welfare State shows how public safety agencies function as welfare state agencies, responsible for a range of essential public functions including emergency service, ... Read more

    $53.09 USD

  • On the Frontlines of Freedom

    A Chronicle of the First 50 Years of the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey

    "In a classroom, on a football field and in a prison these were the battlegrounds for some of the most fervent clashes waged in defense of civil liberties in New Jersey since 1960. Awardwinning journalist Mary Jo Patterson provides an exclusive front-row seat to these skirmishes in the book, On the Frontlines of Freedom, a look at the first 50 years of the American Civil Liberties Union of New ... Read more

    $3.99 USD

  • Operation Dark Heart

    Spycraft and Special Ops on the Frontlines of Afghanistan -- and The Path to Victory

    On Friday, August 13, 2010, just as St. Martin's Press was readying its initial shipment of this book, the Department of Defense contacted us to express its concern that our publication of Operation Dark Heart could cause damage to U.S. national security. After consulting with our author, we agreed to incorporate some of the government's changes into a revised edition of his book while redacting ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Save the Bees!

    Beekeepers on the Frontlines of New York’s Urban Environmentalism

    Grappling with the strange phenomenon of colony collapse disorder—the baffling disappearance of all bees from a hive that is often blamed for the honeybee’s increasingly endangered status—New York City’s hobbyist beekeeping communities have gone green. Lisa Jean Moore and  Mary Kosut introduce beekeepers of all stripes: the careful cultivators of ‘scientific’ beekeeping groups, the passionately ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Foreign Service

    Five Decades on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy

    by James Dobbins ...
    A behind the scenes look at 50 years of US diplomacy.From Vietnam in the 1960s to Afghanistan in this decade, James Dobbins was on the frontlines of American diplomacy and worked to advance U.S. national interests in some of the world’s most difficult and troubled arenas.In Foreign Service, Dobbins takes the reader behind the scenes at the Vietnam peace talks, the darkest days of the Cold War, the ... Read more

    $17.29 USD