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List of famous war novel books, listed alphabetically with jacket cover images of the books when available. Information for these popular war novel books is included as well, such as the author's name and the book's publication date. This list includes the best war novel novels, textbooks, and stories, so use it to find books you haven't already read and add them to your reading list.

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A Bell for Adano is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
A Bell for Adano John Hersey

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A Golden Age is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
A Golden Age Tahmima Anam

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A Good Clean Fight is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
A Good Clean Fight Derek Robinson

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A Nghu Night Falls is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
A Nghu Night Falls David Sherman

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A Rock and a Hard Place is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
A Rock and a Hard Place David Sherman

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A Soldier of the Great War is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels

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A Troubled Peace is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels

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All Quiet on the Western Front is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
All Quiet on the Western Front Erich Maria Remarque

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An Ice-Cream War is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
An Ice-Cream War William Boyd

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Appointment with Venus is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Appointment with Venus Jerrard Tickell

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Arch of Triumph is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Arch of Triumph Erich Maria Remarque

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Armageddon: A Novel of Berlin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels

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At the Point of a Gun is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
At the Point of a Gun David Rieff

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Beaufort is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Beaufort Ron Leshem

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Birds Without Wings is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Birds Without Wings Louis de Bernières

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Birdsong is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Birdsong Sebastian Faulks

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Black Rain is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Black Rain Masuji Ibuse

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Blood rites is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Blood rites Barbara Ehrenreich

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Bomber is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Bomber Len Deighton

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Britain At Bay is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Britain At Bay Spenser Wilkinson

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Captain Corelli's Mandolin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Captain Corelli's Mandolin Louis de Bernières

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Captain Sword and Captain Pen. is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Captain Sword and Captain Pen. James Henry Leigh Hunt

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Catch-22 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Catch-22 Joseph Heller

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Cauldron is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Cauldron Larry Bond

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Causes of war is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Causes of war Stephen Van Evera

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Charlie Don't Live Here Anymor... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels

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China Attacks is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
China Attacks Steven W. Mosher

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Clausewitz and the state is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels

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Counterinsurgency in Modern Wa... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels

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Damned Good Show is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Damned Good Show Derek Robinson

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Days of Ziklag is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Days of Ziklag S. Yizhar

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Dead Man's Land is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Dead Man's Land Robert Ryan

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Dragon Fire is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Dragon Fire Humphrey Hawksley

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DRAGONS KINGS DRAGONLING 6 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
DRAGONS KINGS DRAGONLING 6 Jackie French Koller

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Empire of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Empire of the Sun J. G. Ballard

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European Armies and the Conduc... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels

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Faith, Reason, and the War Aga... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels

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Fallen Angels is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Fallen Angels Walter Dean Myers

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Fires on the Plain is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Fires on the Plain Ooka Shohei

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Flags of Our Fathers is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Flags of Our Fathers James Bradley, Ron Powers

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FLASHBACK Vietnam COVER-UP PTS... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
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For Whom the Bell Tolls is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
For Whom the Bell Tolls Ernest Hemingway

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Force 10 From Navarone is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Force 10 From Navarone Alistair MacLean

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Fox at the front is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Fox at the front Douglas Niles

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Fox on the Rhine is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Fox on the Rhine Douglas Niles, Michael Dobson

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Fredericksburg is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Fredericksburg Kirk Mitchell

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From Here to Eternity is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
From Here to Eternity James Jones

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Gate of his enemies is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Gate of his enemies Gilbert Morris

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Gates of Fire is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Gates of Fire Steven Pressfield

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Going After Cacciato is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous War Novel Books and Novels
Going After Cacciato Tim O'Brien