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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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THE HOSTILE SKY

by James W. Vernon

In the summer of 1942 Jim Vernon, a nineteen-year-old college student in Butte, Montana, joined the U.S. Navy's aviation cadet training program...

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THE JET RACE AND THE SECOND WORLD WAR

THE JET RACE AND THE SECOND WORLD WAR

by Sterling Michael Pavelec

Initially caught off guard by the German military build-up, particularly in aviation technology, Britain and the United States, by 1935, were racing...

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THE OTHER SPACE RACE

by Nicholas Michael Sambaluk

Praise for The Other Space Race “The Other Space Race places readers back into the context of the 1950s, offering new insights into decisions...

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THE RESCUE OF STREETCAR 304

THE RESCUE OF STREETCAR 304

by Kenny Wayne Fields

A Navy A-7 Fighter Pilot's Gripping Tale of Escape and Rescue during the Vietnam War! An extraordinary story, superbly told. I predict that...

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THE U.S. NAVAL INSTITUTE ON MARINE CORPS AVIATION

by Thomas J. Cutler, Series Editor

The U.S. Naval Institute Chronicles series focuses on the relevance of history by exploring topics like significant battles, personalities, and...

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THE UNSEEN WAR

by Benjamin S. Lambeth

A Select Title on the Royal Air Force Centre for Air Power Studies "CAS Reading List" Selected as a 2014 OUTSTANDING ACADEMIC TITLE by...

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THE WAR BEGINS

by David Lee Russell

The War Begins reveals in detail the events of the early carrier raids by the U.S. Pacific Fleet against the Japanese in the first half of 1942 in...

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TWO ROADS TO WAR

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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U.S. MARINE CORPS AVIATION SINCE 1912

by Peter B. Mersky with a Foreword by John Glenn

This heavily illustrated work is the only book to describe the entire history of the U.S. Marine Corps' air arm.  With hundreds of rare...

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UNFLINCHING ZEAL

by Robin Higham

This consequential work by a pioneer aviation historian fills a significant gap in the story of the defeat of France in 1940. Higham also more fully...

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UNMANNED COMBAT AIR SYSTEMS

UNMANNED COMBAT AIR SYSTEMS

by Norman Friedman

A Proceedings Magazine 2010 Notable Naval Book According to naval weapons expert Norman Friedman, the U.S. Navy's Unmanned Combat Air System...

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WHITEY

by Peter B. Mersky

Praise ~  “Whitey is a fascinating book for readers interested in learning about a driving force in the development of Navy fighter...

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WINGS FOR THE FLEET

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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WINGS OF VALOR

by Peter Collier and Nick Del Calzo

A hero’s action is always extraordinary because it is so contrary to the basic human instincts of self-preservation and survival. For the...

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