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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/naval-institute-guide-ships-and-aircraft-us-fleet-19th-edition">THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO THE SHIPS AND AIRCRAFT OF THE U.S. FLEET, 19th Edition</a>

by Norman Polmar

This updated, 19th edition of The Naval Institute Guide to the Ships and Aircraft of the U.S. Fleet meets the high expectations and exacting...

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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/naval-institute-guide-combat-fleets-world-16th-edition">THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO COMBAT FLEETS OF THE WORLD, 16th Edition</a>

by Eric Wertheim

Called “the nation’s premier naval reference book,” Combat Fleets of the World is internationally acknowledged as the best one-volume reference to...

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A CENTURY OF CARRIER AVIATION

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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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AIRCRAFT CARRIERS AT WAR

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by Admiral James L. Holloway III USN (Ret.)

Adm. James Holloway describes this book as a contemporary perspective of the events, decisions, and outcomes in the history of the Cold War—Korea,...

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BATTLE OF LEYTE GULF

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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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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/british-aircraft-carriers">BRITISH AIRCRAFT CARRIERS</a>

by David Hobbs

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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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/british-and-commonwealth-warship-camouflage-wwii">BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH WARSHIP CAMOUFLAGE OF WWII</a>

by Malcolm George Wright

During World War II, navies developed camouflage for their ships. Applying it to both vertical and horizontal surfaces, they reduced visibility and...

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CARRIER OPERATIONS IN WORLD WAR II

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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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MIDWAY

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by Mitsuo Fuchida

This landmark study was first published in English by the Naval Institute in 1955 and was added to the Classics of Naval Literature series in 1992....

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ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF U.S. NAVY AIR POWER

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by Edited by Douglas V. Smith

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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RAMPANT RAIDER

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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 combat sorties from the deck...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/seaforth-world-naval-review-2017">Seaforth World Naval Review, 2017</a>

by Conrad Waters

This annual has an established reputation as an authoritative but affordable summary of all that has happened in the naval world in the previous...

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THE BIG E

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by Edward P. Stafford

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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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/big-e">THE BIG E</a>

by Edward P. Stafford

“Her admirers will by grateful to Commander Stafford for preserving so much of her so well.” -- New York Times “The unbelievable career of the...

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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/british-carrier-strike-fleet">THE BRITISH CARRIER STRIKE FLEET</a>

by David Hobbs

David Hobbs looks at the post-World War II fortunes of the most powerful fleet in the Royal Navy—its decline in the face of diminishing...

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