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THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO COMBAT FLEETS OF THE WORLD, 16th Edition

by Eric Wertheim

Called “the nation’s premier naval reference book,” The Naval Institute Guide to Combat Fleets of the World is internationally...

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THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO THE SHIPS AND AIRCRAFT OF THE U.S. FLEET, 19th Edition

by Norman Polmar

"This is the last edition of this work to be under the superb editorship of Norman Polmar. He and the USNIP are to be congratulated for this...

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U.S. AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

U.S. AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

by Norman Friedman

This series offers detailed descriptions of the evolution of all classes of the principal U.S. combatant types. Each volume is fully illustrated with...

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BRITISH AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

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This book is a meticulously detailed history of British aircraft-carrying ships from the earliest experimental vessels to the Queen Elizabeth class,...

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CARRIER OPERATIONS IN WORLD WAR II

CARRIER OPERATIONS IN WORLD WAR II

by J.D. Brown

The Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm grew from a small force into a powerful strategic weapon during World War II, with British carrier-based aircraft...

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A CENTURY OF CARRIER AVIATION

A CENTURY OF CARRIER AVIATION

by David Hobbs

Written by a retired Fleet Air Arm pilot in the Royal Navy and an award-winning historian of naval flying, this book provides a masterly overview of...

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ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF U.S. NAVY AIR POWER

ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF U.S. NAVY AIR POWER

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With a Foreword by George Herbert Walker Bush   Published to coincide with the centennial celebration of U.S. Navy aviation, this book details...

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THE SUPERCARRIERS

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As the first of the “supercarriers,” the USS Forrestal ushered in a new era of naval power when it was commissioned in 1955. Throughout...

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AIRCRAFT CARRIERS AT WAR

AIRCRAFT CARRIERS AT WAR

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  Recommended reading as part of the Chief of Naval Operation's Professional Reading Program! Recipient of the 2011 Admiral of the Navy...

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CARRIER BATTLES

CARRIER BATTLES

by Douglas V. Smith

A longtime professor at the Naval War College who once directed strategic and long-range planning for the Navy and Marine Corps in Europe considers...

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THE WAR BEGINS

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This book reveals in detail the events of the early carrier raids against the Japanese in the first half of 1942 in the Pacific War, carried out by...

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RAMPANT RAIDER

RAMPANT RAIDER

by Stephen R. Gray

   A member of Light Attack Squadron 212's "Rampant Raiders," A-4 pilot Stephen R. Gray writes about his experiences flying...

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THE FAST CARRIERS

by Clark G. Reynolds

This classic study is considered essential reading for its analysis of fast aircraft carrier development in WWII. It provides a fascinating record...

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THE BIG E

THE BIG E

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A lasting memorial to the USS Enterprise, this classic tale of the carrier that contributed more than any other single warship to the naval victory...

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BATTLE OF LEYTE GULF

BATTLE OF LEYTE GULF

by Thomas J. Cutler

The last great naval battle of World War II, Leyte Gulf also is remembered as the biggest naval battle ever fought anywhere, and this book has been...

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