Craig L. Symonds

Craig L. Symonds taught history at the U.S. Naval Academy for thirty years. He is the author or editor of 22 books including Decision at Sea: Five Naval Battles that Shaped American History (Oxford, 2005), which won the Theodore and Franklin D. Roosevelt Prize, and Lincoln and his Admirals: Abraham Lincoln, the U.S. Navy, and the Civil War (Oxford, 2008), which won the Barondess Prize, the Laney Prize, the Lyman Prize, and the Lincoln Prize for 2009.

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THE NAVAL INSTITUTE HISTORICAL ATLAS OF THE U.S. NAVY
From the Battle of Flamborough Head during the American Revolution to the naval air wars over... Read More
CONFEDERATE ADMIRAL
Winner of the 1999 John Lyman Book Award (NASOH) for best biography, this vivid, well-paced study... Read More
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9:00am, "Civil War at Sea" Symposium, U.S. Navy Memorial, 701 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.,... Read More

 
 

Conferences and Events

Coast Guard Academy Conference

Mon, 2015-09-21

As part of The U.S. Coast Guard Academy 2015-2016 Leadership Lecture Series The U.S. Naval Institute presents 21st Century...

2015 Naval History Conference

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Guest Lecturer

Thu, 2015-09-10

Commander John T. Kuehn

Guest Speaker

Mon, 2015-09-14

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