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HORRIBLE SHIPWRECK!

HORRIBLE SHIPWRECK!

by Andrew C. A. Jampoler

On August 25, 1833, the British convict transport Amphitrite, filled with more than one hundred women prisoners and their children, together with a...

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HOW DARK THE NIGHT

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  BOOK NEWS: How Dark the Night: A Novel by Naval Institute Press     SNEAK PEEK: How Dark the Night: A Novel by Naval Institute...

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MEMOIRES OF THE ROYAL NAVY, 1690

MEMOIRES OF THE ROYAL NAVY, 1690

by Samuel Pepys

Originally published by Pepys in June 1690, this is a defense of his administration of the Royal Navy and a criticism of his opponents. While Pepys...

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NOTHING TOO DARING

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Commodore David Dixon Porter made history when he took the Essex into the Pacific and crippled the British whaling industry in the War of 1812. He...

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THE CAPTAIN FROM CONNECTICUT

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The Captain from Connecticut is the definitive biography of the man who became a national hero as the commander of the USS Constitution in her...

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A CALL TO ARMS

by William C. Hammond

Like the previous books in William C. Hammond’s award-winning historical fiction series, this fourth novel features the seafaring adventures of...

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MOST FORTUNATE SHIP

A MOST FORTUNATE SHIP

by Commander Tyrone G. Martin

Called a definitive account when first published in 1980 and the winner of several book awards, this revised and expanded edition is available now...

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ADMIRAL LORD HOWE

ADMIRAL LORD HOWE

by David Syrett

Foreword by James Bradford Admiral Lord Howe's long and honored career as a naval commander and diplomat made him a significant figure in...

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FOR LOVE OF COUNTRY

FOR LOVE OF COUNTRY

by William C. Hammond

"William C. Hammond writes well and has a good grasp of history and nautical matters which bring authenticity to his books, and he is clearly an...

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HUNTING THE ESSEX

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“…A fascinating little book, well worth reading.”  – Galveston Daily News This previously unpublished journal provides...

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NELSON'S REFUGE

by Jason R. Musteen

Since its capture from Spain in 1704, Gibraltar has been one of Great Britain's most legendary citadels.   As the gatekeeper of the...

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THE POWER AND THE GLORY

by William C. Hammond

Bill Hammond is the 2011 Gold Medal recipient for “Historical Fiction Protagonist” as awarded by the Military Writers Society of America...

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VOYAGE TO JAMESTOWN

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Voyage to Jamestown explores how sea navigation was accomplished during the era of discovery. Navigational methods and tools are presented within the...

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THE CAPTAIN WHO BURNED HIS SHIPS

by Gordon S. Brown

This is the first biography of Captain Thomas Tingey, who was a key figure in the development of the early U.S. Navy.  Having come to America...

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A PRIVATEER'S VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD

A PRIVATEER'S VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD

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In 1719, Captain George Shelvocke, a poverty-stricken former Royal Navy officer, was appointed to command the Speedwell, a ship sent to prey on the...

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