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MOON MEN RETURN

MOON MEN RETURN

by Scott W. Carmichael

The splashdown and recovery of Apollo 11 on 24 July 1969 was a historic event, which fulfilled President John F. Kennedy's national goal of...

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NIGHT FIGHTERS

NIGHT FIGHTERS

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Night Fighters examines the historical, technological, tactical, and strategic evolution of limited visibility aerial combat as the air forces 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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OPERATION KE

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This revisionist history questions some key traditional assumptions underlying Operation KE–the rescue of some 10,600 Japanese troops from...

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PUSHING THE ENVELOPE

PUSHING THE ENVELOPE

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First published in 1994, this stirring autobiography of a fighter and test pilot takes readers full throttle through Marion Carl's imposing list...

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RACING THE SUNRISE

RACING THE SUNRISE

by Glen M. Williford

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

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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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SAMURAI!

SAMURAI!

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Saburo Sakai was Japan's greatest fighter pilot to survive World War II, and his memoir is one of the most popular and enduring books written on...

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TESTING DEATH

TESTING DEATH

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As a test pilot at Hughes Aircraft for twenty years, Marrett tested the most sophisticated airborne radar and missiles ever designed for Navy and Air...

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THACH WEAVE

THACH WEAVE

by Steve Ewing

This biography completes a trilogy on the three Navy fighter pilots—Jimmie Thach, Butch O'Hare, and Jimmy Flatley—who developed...

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THE AIRSHIPS AKRON AND MACON

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“On rare occasions an aviation book appears that is everything .  .  . a treatise which is based on original research, on a subject...

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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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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 FIRST TEAM

THE FIRST TEAM

by John Lundstrom

Hailed as one of the finest examples of aviation research, this comprehensive 1984 study presents a detailed and scrupulously accurate operational...

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THE FIRST TEAM AND THE GUADALCANAL CAMPAIGN

THE FIRST TEAM AND THE GUADALCANAL CAMPAIGN

by John Lundstrom

From huddled command conferences to cramped cockpits, John Lundstrom guides readers through the maelstrom of air combat at Guadalcanal in this...

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