Biographies & Memoirs of Military Leaders

Last updated: January 3, 2012
  1. Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
    1. Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand Published: November 16, 2010 Score: 111.01
  2. Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10
    2. Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10 by Marcus Luttrell and Patrick Robinson Published: May 1, 2008 Score: 43.22
  3. Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him
    3. Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him by Luis Carlos Montalvan and Bret Witter Published: May 3, 2011 Score: 13.82
  4. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl: Written by Herself, with
    4. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl: Written by Herself, with "A True Tale of Slavery" by John S. Jacobs (John Harvard Library) by Harriet A. Jacobs, Jean Fagan Yellin and John S. Jacobs Published: November 30, 2009 Score: 10.63
  5. With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and Okinawa
    5. With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and Okinawa by E. B. Sledge Published: May 1, 2007 Score: 10.07
  6. Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West
    6. Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West by Stephen E. Ambrose Published: June 2, 1997 Score: 8.98
  7. Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln
    7. Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin Published: October 25, 2005 Score: 8.84
  8. WAR
    8. WAR by Sebastian Junger Published: May 11, 2010 Score: 7.98
  9. John Adams
    9. John Adams by David McCullough Published: May 22, 2001 Score: 7.15
  10. SEAL Team Six: Memoirs of an Elite Navy SEAL Sniper
    10. SEAL Team Six: Memoirs of an Elite Navy SEAL Sniper by Howard E. Wasdin and Stephen Templin Published: May 10, 2011 Score: 6.31
  11. A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
    11. A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah Published: March 20, 2007 Score: 4.75
  12. What It Is Like to Go to War
    12. What It Is Like to Go to War by Karl Marlantes Published: August 30, 2011 Score: 4.26
  13. Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman
    13. Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman by Jon Krakauer Published: July 27, 2010 Score: 3.49
  14. Flags of Our Fathers
    14. Flags of Our Fathers by James Bradley and Ron Powers Published: August 29, 2006 Score: 3.45
  15. The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom
    15. The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom by Slavomir Rawicz Published: April 1, 2006 Score: 2.99
  16. The Heart and the Fist: The education of a humanitarian, the making of a Navy SEAL
    16. The Heart and the Fist: The education of a humanitarian, the making of a Navy SEAL by Eric Greitens Published: April 11, 2011 Score: 2.37
  17. The Hiding Place (Hodder Christian audiobooks)
    17. The Hiding Place (Hodder Christian audiobooks) by Corrie Ten Boom Published: September 15, 1994 Score: 2.08
  18. House to House: A Soldier's Memoir
    18. House to House: A Soldier's Memoir by David Bellavia and John Bruning Published: March 18, 2008 Score: 1.91
  19. The Zookeeper's Wife: Library Edition
    19. The Zookeeper's Wife: Library Edition by Diane Ackerman and Suzanne Toren Published: January 15, 2008 Score: 1.75
  20. Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer (P.S.)
    20. Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer (P.S.) by James L. Swanson Published: February 6, 2007 Score: 1.65
  21. Crazy Horse & Custer
    21. Crazy Horse & Custer by Stephen E. Ambrose Published: June 2, 2003 Score: 1.65
  22. Helmet for My Pillow: From Parris Island to the Pacific
    22. Helmet for My Pillow: From Parris Island to the Pacific by Robert Leckie Published: February 2, 2010 Score: 1.63
  23. Alexander Hamilton
    23. Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow Published: March 29, 2005 Score: 1.56
  24. Ghost Soldiers: The Epic Account of World War II's Greatest Rescue Mission
    24. Ghost Soldiers: The Epic Account of World War II's Greatest Rescue Mission by Hampton Sides Published: May 7, 2002 Score: 1.49
  25. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave: Written by Himself
    25. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave: Written by Himself by Frederick Douglass and Houston A. Baker Jr. Published: August 26, 1982 Score: 1.32

See also:

  1. Biographies & Memoirs of Leaders & Notable People
  2. Biographies & Memoirs of US Civil War Leaders
  3. Biographies & Memoirs of U.K. Prime Ministers
  4. Biographies & Memoirs of the Royalty
  5. Biographies & Memoirs of Rich & Famous
  6. Biographies & Memoirs of Presidents & Heads of State
  7. Biographies & Memoirs of Political Leaders
  8. Biographies & Memoirs of Religious Leaders
  9. Northrop Frye Biographies
  10. Magic & Wizards Fantasy Books
  11. Bangkok Travel Guides
  12. Sports Reference
  13. Southern Africa History
  14. Scandinavian Language Instruction
  15. Physician & Patient Diagnosis Books
  16. Military History Pictorials
  17. South Korea Travel Guides
  18. Hungarian Dictionaries & Thesauruses
  19. Polish Books on Cassette
  20. Safety & First Aid Books