Spencer C. Tucker

Spencer C. Tucker held the John Biggs Chair of Military History at the Virginia Military Institute for six years until his retirement. He is the author of twenty-five books including the award winning Stephen Decatur: A Life Most Bold and Daring.

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Handbook of 19th Century Naval Warfare
Great technological advances were made in almost every area of maritime military activity between... Read More
Stephen Decatur
Brave, energetic, intensely patriotic, Stephen Decatur is America's first great naval hero after... Read More
Blue & Gray Navies
A longtime military history professor at Virginia Military Institute and prolific author, Spencer... Read More
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