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31 Best Military Books of All Time


Our goal: Gather the most accurate and trustworthy list of Military books on the internet.

Our process:
1. Search for "best Military books" and click on the top 5 articles.
2. Find every book mentioned in 2+ articles and average their rankings.
3. Deliver them all neatly to you here! 😊

(Updated 2022)

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  1. 1

    The Guns of August

    Barbara W. Tuchman

    Appears in 5 articles
  2. 2

    Black Hawk Down

    Mark Bowden

    Appears in 5 articles
  3. 3

    Band of Brothers

    Stephen E. Ambrose

    Appears in 5 articles
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    Appears in 4 articles
  5. 5

    One Bullet Away

    Nathaniel C. Fick

    Appears in 4 articles
  6. 6
    Appears in 3 articles
  7. 7
    Appears in 3 articles
  8. 8

    Six Frigates

    Ian W. Toll

    Appears in 3 articles
  9. 9

    Flyboys

    James Bradley

    Appears in 3 articles
  10. 10

    Dispatches

    Michael Herr

    Appears in 3 articles
  11. 11

    A Higher Call

    Adam Makos

    Appears in 3 articles
  12. 12

    Unbroken

    Laura Hillenbrand

    Appears in 2 articles
  13. 13

    1776

    David McCullough

    Appears in 2 articles
  14. 14
    Appears in 2 articles
  15. 15

    The Pentagon Wars

    James G. Burton

    Appears in 2 articles
  16. 16

    The Outpost

    Jake Tapper

    Appears in 2 articles
  17. 17

    The Longest Day

    Cornelius Ryan

    Appears in 2 articles
  18. 18

    The Liberator

    Alex Kershaw

    Appears in 2 articles
  19. 19

    The Good Soldiers

    David Finkel

    Appears in 2 articles
  20. 20

    The Forever War

    Dexter Filkins

    Appears in 2 articles
  21. 21

    On Killing

    Dave Grossman

    Appears in 2 articles
  22. 22

    No Easy Day

    Mark Owen

    Appears in 2 articles
  23. 23

    Lone Survivor

    Marcus Luttrell

    Appears in 2 articles
  24. 24

    If You Survive

    George Wilson

    Appears in 2 articles
  25. 25

    Generation Kill

    Evan Wright

    Appears in 2 articles
  26. 26
    Appears in 2 articles
  27. 27
    Appears in 2 articles
  28. 28

    Blood on the Risers

    John Leppelman

    Appears in 2 articles
  29. 29
    Appears in 2 articles
  30. 30
    Appears in 2 articles
  31. 31
    Appears in 2 articles

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