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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/naval-policy-between-wars">Naval Policy Between the Wars</a>

by Stephen Roskill

First published in 1968 and 1976, the two volumes of this work still constitute the only authoritative study of the broad geo-political, economic and...

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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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<a href="/store/books/history-military-aviation-series/bridge-airpower">THE BRIDGE TO AIRPOWER</a>

by Peter Dye

In the latest addition to the History of Military Aviation series, Peter Dye describes how the development of the air weapon on the Western Front...

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<a href="/store/books/transforming-war-series/other-space-race">THE OTHER SPACE RACE</a>

by Nicholas Michael Sambaluk

The Other Space Race is a unique look at the early U.S. space program and how it both shaped and was shaped by politics during the Cold War....

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/two-roads-war">TWO ROADS TO WAR</a>

by Robin Higham

Noted aviation historian Robin Higham has written this comparative study of the evolution of the French and British air arms from 1918 to 1940 to...

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<a href="/store/books/operation-ke">OPERATION KE</a>

by Roger Letourneau

Operation KE explores the air combat that attended the Japanese evacuation of Guadalcanal in early 1943 - a topic which has hitherto received very...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/wings-fleet">Wings for the Fleet</a>

by Rear Adm. George, van Deurs USN (Ret.)

The men who ventured into the air in the Navy’s first aircraft were not only daring—they had vision, persistence, and a nearly unlimited...

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FIGHTER COMBAT

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by Robert L. Shaw

This book provides a detailed discussion of one-on-one dog-fights and multi-fighter team work tactics. Full discussions of fighter aircraft and...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/float-planes-and-flying-boats">FLOAT PLANES AND FLYING BOATS</a>

by USCG (Ret.), Capt. Robert B. Workman Jr.

With nearly 300 vintage photographs and close to 300 pages of text, retired U.S. Coast Guard aviator Capt. Robert Workman presents a complete picture...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/three-musketeers-army-air-forces">&quot;THE THREE MUSKETEERS OF THE ARMY AIR FORCES&quot;</a>

by Robert O. Harder

While scores of books have been published about the atomic bombings that helped end World War II, little has been written about the personal lives...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/battle-britain">THE BATTLE FOR BRITAIN</a>

by Anthony J. Cumming

The Battle for Britain is a provocative reinterpretation of both British air and naval power from 1909 to 1940. Anthony Cumming challenges the view...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/unflinching-zeal">UNFLINCHING ZEAL</a>

by Robin Higham

This consequential work by a pioneer aviation historian fills a significant lacuna in the story of the defeat of France in May-June 1940 and more...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/whitey">WHITEY</a>

by Peter B. Mersky

Whitey is the first complete biography of one of the last surviving World War II U.S. Navy aces, and one of the Navy’s most respected officers of any...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/hero-air">HERO OF THE AIR</a>

by William F. Trimble

This book focuses on the role of Glenn H. Curtiss in the origins of aviation in the United States Navy. A self-taught mechanic and inventor, Curtiss...

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RACING THE SUNRISE

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by Glen M. Williford

Glen Williford lends new insight to the reasons for America’s relatively quick comeback from the attack on Pearl Harbor. For the first time, he tells...

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