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Heaton
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Haarr

Geirr H. Haarr is a Norwegian and is also the author of The Invasion of Norway and The Battle for Norway.

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THE GERMAN INVASION OF NORWAY, APRIL 1940
This major new history documents the German invasion of Norway, focusing on the events at sea. The... Read More
THE BATTLE FOR NORWAY, April-June 1940
This is the second book in a major two volume history of the German invasion of Norway in 1940. The... Read More
THE GATHERING STORM
This is a superb survey of the fierce naval struggles, from 1939 up to the invasion of the Norway... Read More
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Evans

David C. Evans was a professor of history at the University of Richmond and edited The Japanese Navy in World War II. He died in 1999.

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BUILDING THE STEAM NAVY
By the end of the Napoleonic wars, the Royal Navy's shore-based facilities employed nearly 16,... Read More
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Cressman

Robert J. Cressman is an award-winning author who is a leading expert on the War in the Pacific. He is the author of The Official Chronology of the U.S. Navy in World War II. He lives in Rockville, MD.

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OFFICIAL CHRONOLOGY OF THE U.S. NAVY IN WORLD WAR II
Ten years after the close of World War II, the U.S. Navy produced a chronology of its operations in... Read More
"A MAGNIFICENT FIGHT"
Soon after the attack on Pearl Harbor, Japanese land-based bombers pounded Wake Island, the... Read More
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Allen
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Julius W. Becton Jr.

Julius W. Becton Jr. Lieutenant General, U.S. Army (Ret.) most recently held positions as chief operating officer of American Coastal Industries and president of Prairie View A & M University, his alma mater; and CEO and Superintendent, District of Columbia Public Schools. He enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps Enlisted Reserves in 1943, at the age of 17. Commissioned a second lieutenant of infantry in 1945, he went on to serve with distinction in combat during the Korean War, then continued an Army career.

Thomas B. Allen

Thomas B. Allen is well known for his writing in the subject of espionage and military history. His books include Declassified: 50 Top-Secret Documents That Changed Military History. He is also the co-author with Norman Polmar of Spy Book: The Encyclopedia of Espionage, and an encyclopedia of World War II: America at War 1941-1945.

Colin Heaton

Colin Heaton has written extensively on military history and the Second World War. A veteran of both the U.S. Army and U.S. Marine Corps, he earned graduate degrees at Temple University and the University of Strathclyde Glasgow, Scotland. His work has included close liaison with veterans organizations throughout the U. S. and Europe. Currently a professor at American Military University, he is co-author of the Naval Institute Press book Nachtkrieg: The Evolution of Nocturnal Aerial Warfare, 1939-1945.


 
 

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