MILITARY BOOK COLLECTION





William B. "Ben" Thompson (TAMU '44)


Cataloged by Bill Thompson (TAMU '75)
(bill@thompsonian.info)



NOTE on Format: P is Trade Paperback, H is Hardback


NOTE on CBI:  This item will be withheld from initial donation pending further review







Item # CBI Format Title Author Publisher Date Vol # Sub-Series Title Overall Series Title
1
P D-Day: Spearhead of Invasion
Ballantine 1970 1 Battle Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
2
P Bastogne: The Roadblock
Ballantine 1970 4 Battle Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
3
P Tarawa: A Legend is Born
Ballantine 1970 8 Battle Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
4
P Pearl Harbor
Ballantine 1970 10 Battle Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
5
P Leyte Gulf: Armada in the Pacific
Ballantine 1970 11 Battle Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
6
P Anzio: The Bid for Rome
Ballantine 1970 15 Battle Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
7
P Kasserine: Baptism of Fire
Ballantine 1970 18 Battle Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
8
P Salerno: Foothold in Europe
Ballantine 1970 24 Battle Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
9
P Rhine Crossing
Ballantine 1970 27 Battle Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
10
P Sicily: Whose Victory?
Ballantine 1970 3 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
11
P Breakout: Drive to the Seine
Ballantine 1970 4 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
12
P Defeat in Malaya & Fall of Singapore
Ballantine 1970 5 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
13
P France: Summer 1940
Ballantine 1970 6 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
14
P Bomber Offensive: Devastation of Europe
Ballantine 1970 7 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
15
P Japan: The Final Agony
Ballantine 1970 9 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
16
P Normandy Bridgehead
Ballantine 1970 10 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
17
P Liberation of the Phillippines
Ballantine 1970 10 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
18
P New Guinea: The Tide is Stemmed
Ballantine 1970 13 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
19
P Fall of the Phillippines
Ballantine 1970 16 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
20
P Pacific Onslaught 1941-1943
Ballantine 1970 21 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
21
P Operation Torch: North Africa
Ballantine 1970 22 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
22 CBI P Over the Hump: Airlift to China
Ballantine 1970 23 Campaign Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
23
P Patton
Ballantine 1970 1 War Leaders Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
24
P MacArthur
Ballantine 1970 2 War Leaders Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
25
P Stillwell
Ballantine 1970 4 War Leaders Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
26
P Bradley
Ballantine 1970 5 War Leaders Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
27
P Mountbatten
Ballantine 1970 6 War Leaders Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
28
P Eisenhower
Ballantine 1970 9 War Leaders Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
29
P Skorzeny
Ballantine 1970 11 War Leaders Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
30
P Slim
Ballantine 1970 12 War Leaders Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
31
P Pacific Hawk
Ballantine 1970 14 Weapons Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
32
P B-29 Superfortress
Ballantine 1970 17 Weapons Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
33
P Suicide Weapon
Ballantine 1970 22 Weapons Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
34
P Pacific Victory
Ballantine 1970 25 Weapons Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
35
P P-56 Bomber Escort
Ballantine 1970 26 Weapons Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
36
P Flying Tigers: Chennault in China
Ballantine 1970 29 Weapons Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
37
P Merrill's Marauders
Ballantine 1970 31 Weapons Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
38
P Chinditz: Long Range Penetration
Ballantine 1970 34 Weapons Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
39 CBI P DC-3
Ballantine 1970 44 Weapons Books Ballantine Ill. History of WWII
40
H IMPACT: The Army Air Force Confidential Pictorial History of WWII
Historical Times 1980 ALL (Complete 8 Volume Set)
41
H European Land Battles 1939-43 Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 1 Military History of WWII
42
H European Land Battles 1944-45 Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 2 Military History of WWII
43
H Land Battles: North Africa Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 3 Military History of WWII
44
H The Naval War in the West: The Raiders Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 4 Military History of WWII
45
H The Naval War in the West: The Wolf Packs Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 5 Military History of WWII
46
H The Air War in the West 1939-41 Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 6 Military History of WWII
47
H The Air War in the West 1941-45 Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 7 Military History of WWII
48
H Expansion of Japan and Asia Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 8 Military History of WWII
49
H Japanese Ambitions in the Pacific Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 9 Military History of WWII
50
H Allied Victories in China and Burma Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 10 Military History of WWII
51
H The Naval War in the Pacific: The Rising Sun Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 11 Military History of WWII
52
H The Naval War in the Pacific: On to Tokyo Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 12 Military History of WWII
53
H The Air War in the Pacific: Air Power Leads the Way Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 13 Military History of WWII
54
H The Air War in the Pacific: Victory in the Air Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 14 Military History of WWII
55
H European Resistance Movements Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 15 Military History of WWII
56
H Asian and Axis Resistance Movements Dupuy, Col. Trevor Franklin Watts 1962-65 16 Military History of WWII
57 CBI H China Burma India Theater:Time Runs Out in CBI Romanus & Sunderland US Army 1953
US Army in WWII
58
H War in the Pacific:The Fall of the Philippines Morton, Louis US Army 1953
US Army in WWII
59
H European Theater of Operations: Ardennes/ Battle of the Bulge Cole, Hugh US Army 1953
US Army in WWII
60
H Mediterranean Theater of Operations: Salerno to Cassino Blumenson, Martin US Army 1953
US Army in WWII
61
H Mediterranean Theater of Operations: Cassino to the Alps Fisher, Ernest US Army 1953
US Army in WWII
62
H European Theater of Operations: Cross Channel Attack Harrison, Gordon US Army 1953
US Army in WWII
63
H Pictorial Record: The War Against Germany
US Army 1953
US Army in WWII
64
H Pictorial Record: The War Against Germany and Italy
US Army 1953
US Army in WWII
65
H Pictorial Record: The War Against Japan
US Army 1953
US Army in WWII
66
H War in the Outposts
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
67
H Japan at War
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
68
H The Soviet Juggernaut
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
69
H War Under the Pacific
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
70
H Across the Rhine
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
71
H The Road to Tokyo
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
72
H Red Army Resurgent
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
73
H The Nazis
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
74
H The Battle of the Bulge
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
75
H The Resistance
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
76
H The Air War in Europe
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
77
H Return to the Philippines
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
78
H The Mediterranean
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
79
H The Battle of Britain
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
80
H Liberation 
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
81
H The Second Front
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
82
H Partisans and Guerillas
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
83
H The Home Front: USA
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
84
H The War in the Desert
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
85
H Russia Beseiged
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
86
H Prelude to War
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
87
H The Rising Sun
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
88
H The Italian Campaign
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
89
H Island Fighting
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
90
H The Battle of the Atlantic
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
91
H Blitzkrieg
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
92
H Prisoners of War
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
93
H Battles for Scandinavia
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
94
H The Secret War
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
95
H Italy at War
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
96
H The Home Front: Germany
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
97
H Victory in Europe
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
98
H The Fall of Japan
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
99
H The Aftermath: Asia
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
100
H The Aftermath: Europe
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
101
H The Neutrals
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
102
H The Commandos  
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
103
H Bombers Over Japan
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series
104 CBI H China-Burma-India
TIME-LIFE 1980
World War II Series





INDIVIDUAL BOOKS:







Item # CBI Format Title Author Publisher Date Vol # Sub-Series Title Overall Series Title
105
H The Devil's Brigade Adleman & Walton Chilton 1966

106
H Pegasus Bridge:June 6, 1944 Ambrose, Stephen Simon & Shuster 1985

107
P Normandy 1944: Allied Landings and Breakout Badsey, Stephen Osprey 1990

108
H The Pacific: Then and Now Bahrenburg, Bruce Putnam 1971

109
H Corregidor: Saga of a Fortress Belote, James & William Harper & Row 1967

110
P World War II Quiz and Fact Book Benford, Timothy Harper & Row 1982

111
H Naval Battles of WWII Bennett, Geoffrey McKay 1975

112
H From Casablanca to Berlin Bliven, Bruce Random House 1965

113
H Bloody River: The Real Tragedy of the Rapido Blumenson, Martin Houghton Mifflin 1970

114
H The Patton Papers 1940-1945 Blumenson, Martin Houghton Mifflin 1974

115
H D-Day Beaches Revisited Boussel, Patrice Doubleday 1966

116
H The Commandos of WWII Carter, Hodding Random House 1966

117
P East Wind Rain: Pictorial History of Pearl Harbor Attack Cohen, Stan Pictorial History 1981

118
H The Road to Pearl Harbor 1941 Collier, Richard Bonanza 1981

119
H Back to Corregidor Devlin, Gerard St. Martin's 1992

120
H Pearl Harbor and Hawaii: A Military History Editors of Army Times Walker 1971

121
H The Bitter Woods Eisenhower, John S. D. Putnam 1969

122
H Decision at Leyte Faulk, Stanley Norton 1966

123
H Corregidor: The Rock Force Assault Flanagan, Lt. Gen. E. M. Presidio 1988

124
H American Military Insignia Fowler, William Mallard 1990

125
H On to Berlin: 1945-1946 Gavin, James Viking 1978

126
H War Maps Goodenough, Simon McDonald 1982

127
H The Intelligence and Deception of the D-Day Landings Haswell, Jock Batsford 1979

128
H Men At War Hemingway, Ernest (ed.) Bramhall House 1952

129
H War in Our Time Henderson & Morris Doubleday 1942

130 CBI H From China Burma India to the Kwai Henderson, Lt. Col. W. Texian Press 1991

131
H Fortress: A History of Military Defense Hogg, Ian St. Martin's 1975

132
H Artillery: The Big Guns Go to War Johnson, Curt Octopus 1975

133
P Six Armies in Normandy Keegan, John Penguin 1982

134
H Surrender and Survival: American POWs in the Pacific 1941-1945 Kerr, E. Bartlett Morrow 1985

135
H American Medals and Decorations Kerrigan, Evans Mallard 1990

136
H Americans at War: Colonial Times to Vietnam Koenig, W.


137
H Great Battles of WWII Maule, Henry Regnery 1972

138
H Pearl Harbor Morganstern, George Devin Adair Co. 1947

139
H Dwight D. Eisenhower: Gauge of Greatness Morin, Relman Simon & Shuster 1969

140
H Corregidor: The End of the Line Morris, Eric Stein & Day 1981

141
P The Eisenhowers Neal, Steve Univ. of Kansas 1978

142
P War As I Knew It Patton, Gen. George Phantom 1979

143
P The Great Commanders of WWII: Vol. 3 - The Americans Pfannes, Charles Zebra 1981

144
P At Dawn We Slept: Untold Story of Pearl Harbor Prange, Gordon Penguin 1981

145
H Treasury of WWII Stories Pronzini & Greenberg, ed. Bonanza 1985

146
H Medal of Honor Heroes Reeder, Col. Red Random House 1965

147
H It Doesn't Take A Hero (Autobiography) Schwartzkopf, Gen. Norman Bantam 1992

148
H D-Day: Omaha Beach Shapiro, Milton McKay 1980

149 CBI H Confusion Beyond Imagination: CBI in WWII (complete 10 vol. set) Sinclair, Wm. B. Joe Whitley 1986

150
H Masterpieces of War Reporting Snider, L., ed. Messner 1962

151
H Prelude to Pearl Harbor Stanley, Col. Roy Scribners 1982

152
H World War II Order of Battle Stanton, Shelby Galahad 1991

153
H The Battle of Leyte Gulf Stuart, Adrian Scribners 1979

154
P World War II Sulzberger, C. L. McGraw Hill 1970

155
H Battleships of the US Navy in WWI Terzibaschitsch, Simon Bonanza 1977

156
H Battle of the Bulge Toland, John Random House 1966

157
P D-Day Tute, W. Collier 1974

158
H General Wainwright's Story Wainwright, Gen. Johnathan Doubleday 1946

159
H Ghost of the Java Coast (USS Houston) Winslow, Walter Coral Reef 1974

160
H American Guerilla in the Phillippines Wolfort, Ira Simon & Shuster 1945

161
H D-Day  Young, Brig. Peter Galahad 1981

162
P D-Day Invasion of Europe
Phoebus 1968

163
H Eisenhower: American Hero
American Heritage 1969

164
H Encyclopedia of World War II (one volume)
Simon & Shuster 1978

165
U Foldout Maps of the Omaha Beachhead - D-Day


166
P Great Front Pages: D-Day to Victory 1944-1945
J. Morris 1984

167
H Illustrated World War II Encyclopedia (complete 24 volume set)
Stubman 1978

168
P LIFE Goes to War: Pictorial History of WWII
1977

169
P North American P-51 Mustang
Aero Publishers 1967

170
P Omaha Beachhead
War Dept Hist Div 1984

171
H Pictorial History of World War II (complete 6 vol. set)
Wise & Co. 1946

172
P Republic P-47 Thunderbolt
Aero Publishers 1966

173
H Ships of the Esso Fleet in WWII
Standard Oil Co. 1946

174
H True Stories of WWII
Readers Digest 1980

175
H World War II Maps: Battle By Battle


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