New books for week of December 17, 2016

 

Book cover"Ardennes 1944" by Antony Beevor“Ardennes 1944”
by Antony Beevor

This deeply researched work give a definitive account of the Battle of the Bulge, the battle involving more than one million men that finally broke the back of the Wehrmacht.

 

Book cover of "Dead Wake" by Erik Larson"Dead Wake"
by Erik Larson

This is the story of the last crossing of the Lusitania the infamous luxury cruise liner that was sunk by a German U-boat at the beginning of WWI.

 

book cover of "The Secret War" by Max Hastings"The Secret War"
by Max Hastings

This is the story of how spies, codes, guerillas and espionage influenced the course of WWII.

 

Downloadable ebooks and Audiobooks

The library has just added hundreds of new titles! Everything from crafting to cooking to children’s books can be found on our website www.whitco.lib.wa.us.  Just go to our downloadable ebook and audiobook page and click on the link.