Naval History Magazine - December 2006 Volume 20, Number 6

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The past 12 months or so have produced a wealth of worthwhile books for avid maritime and naval history readers as well as naval officers seeking to learn lessons from...

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  • Proceedings Survey

  • Standing for Our Flag

    In the June Proceedings, Captain Eyer in his “Charting a Course” column introduced retired Navy Admiral William...

  • SURVEY RESULTS: THE TOP THREE MOST EFFECTIVE NAVAL WEAPONS EVER USED!

    # 3 The Exocet Missile 

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  • Recent Additions to the Naval History Bookshelf
    By William S. Dudley


    The past 12 months or so have produced a wealth of worthwhile books for avid maritime and naval history readers as well as naval officers seeking to learn lessons from the past. What follows is an examination of some of...

  • TR's Plan to Invade Colombia
    By Commander Henry J. Hendrix II, U.S. Navy

    Recently uncovered documents reveal one of President Theodore Roosevelt's most audacious but calculated foreign policy moves. He dispatched the commandant of the Marine Corps and a brigade of Leathernecks to Panama with orders...

  • The Big E's Impatient Virgins
    By Randolph Bartlett

    Recollections of a Corsair Radar Officer on Board the Intrepid

    In January 1944, Lieutenant Commander Richard Harmer's VF(N)-101 became one of the Navy's...

  • On Our Scope
    By Richard G. Latture, Editor-in-Chief

    The best history articles, as well as books, are generally based on primary sources-official reports, letters, and interviews, for example. And occasionally, the long hours a historian spends mining dusty archives yields information that alters...


 
 

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