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DAUNTLESS DIVE BOMBER OF WORLD WAR TWO

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by Barrett Tillman

Popularly known as the Douglas Dauntless, the U.S. Navy's SBD dive bomber was well named. Though considered obsolete at the time of the attack on...

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PACIFIC WAR REMEMBERED

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by John T. Mason Jr.

In this remarkable oral history collection, thirty-three participants in the turbulent epic that began with the day of infamy at Pearl Harbor and...

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by Lisel A. Rose

The American fleet aircraft carrier Hornet is widely acknowledged for the contributions she made to the war effort. The Doolittle Raid, launched from...

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PUSHING THE ENVELOPE

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by Maj. Gen. Marion Carl

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

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<a href="/store/books/spring-2016-catalog/battle-midway">THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY</a>

by Thomas C. Hone

The Battle of Midway, commemorated annually in the U.S. Navy, warrants close attention. This Naval Institute guide includes some of the most vibrant...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/destined-glory">DESTINED FOR GLORY</a>

by Thomas Wildenburg

On 4 June 1942, three squadrons of U.S. Navy Dauntless dive bombers destroyed Japan's carrier force sent to neutralize Midway, changing the course of...

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by Capt. Tameichi Hara

This highly regarded war memoir was a best seller in both Japan and the United States during the 1960s and has long been treasured by historians for...

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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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CORAL SEA, MIDWAY AND SUBMARINE ACTIONS, May 1942- August 1942

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by Samuel Eliot Morison

Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions, May 1942-August 1942, Volume 4 in the series, is a detailed look at two of the pivotal naval engagements of...

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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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THE QUIET WARRIOR

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by Thomas B. Buell

Regarded as the standard biography of World War II naval hero Adm. Raymond A. Spruance, this work is now available in trade paperback for the first...

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<a href="/store/books/audio-books/joe-rocheforts-war">JOE ROCHEFORT&#039;S WAR</a>

by Elliot Carlson

Elliot Carlson’s award-winning biography of Capt. Joe Rochefort is the first to be written about the officer who headed Station Hypo, the U.S. Navy’s...

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THE BARRIER AND THE JAVELIN

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by H. P. Willmott

The second part of H. P. Willmott’s three-volume history of the war in the Pacific, this work tells how Japan arrived at a situation in which war...

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THE TWO-OCEAN WAR

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by Samuel Eliot Morison

Originally published in 1963, this classic, single-volume history draws on Morison's definitive 15-volume History of United States Naval Operations...

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NIMITZ

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by E. B. Potter

Called a great book worthy of a great man, this definitive biography of the commander in chief of the Pacific Fleet in World War II, first published...

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