William F. Trimble

A professor of history at Auburn University in Alabama, William F. Trimble received his Ph.D. from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Professor Trimble’s book, Attack from the Sea: A History of the U.S. Navy’s Seaplane Striking Force, was published by the Naval Institute Press in 2005. His book, Admiral William A. Moffett: Architect of Naval Aviation, was reprinted in 2007 as one of the Naval Institute Press Bluejacket Books.

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WINGS FOR THE NAVY
This book at last acknowledges the naval aircraft factory's significant contributions to the... Read More
Attack from the Sea
An award-winning aviation historian chronicles the Navy's efforts to develop a powerful sea-based... Read More
Admiral William A. Moffett
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Hero of the Air
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Defense Forum Washington 2016

Wed, 2016-12-07

Defense Forum Washington 2016 “Competing Global Threats: What are the Priorities?” Knight Conference Center, Newseum...

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San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA

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Guest Speaker

Tue, 2016-12-06 - Sun, 2016-11-06

Pearl Harbor - 75th, A Historical Symposium

Wed, 2016-12-07 - Mon, 2016-11-07

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