David Hobbs

David Hobbs spent 33 years as a RN pilot, and since retirement has spent a period as Curator of the Fleet Air Arm Museum and become the author of many highly regarded books, including A Century of Naval Aviation and The British Pacific Fleet.

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AIRCRAFT CARRIERS OF THE ROYAL AND COMMONWEALTH NAVIES
A CENTURY OF CARRIER AVIATION
Written by a retired Fleet Air Arm pilot in the Royal Navy and an award-winning historian of naval... Read More
THE BRITISH PACIFIC FLEET
In August 1944 the British Pacific Fleet did not exist. Six months later it was strong enough to... Read More
BRITISH AIRCRAFT CARRIERS
This book is a meticulously detailed history of British aircraft-carrying ships from the earliest... Read More
WARSHIPS OF THE GREAT WAR ERA
The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich houses the largest collection of scale ship models in the... Read More
The British Pacific Fleet
In August 1944 the British Pacific Fleet did not exist. Six months later it was strong enough to... Read More
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2016 Naval History Conference

Thu, 2016-09-08 - Fri, 2016-09-09

Join us for the 2016 Naval History Conference on 8 and 9 September at Alumni Hall at the U.S. Naval Academy. The Athena...

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Author Talk & Book Signing

Sun, 2016-08-28

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Fri, 2016-09-09

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