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BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH WARSHIP CAMOUFLAGE OF WWII

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During the World War II navies developed low visibility camouflage for their ships, on both the vertical and horizontal surfaces, in order reduce...

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SUMNER-GEARING-CLASS DESTROYERS

SUMNER-GEARING-CLASS DESTROYERS

by Robert F. Sumrall

In this handsomely illustrated work, the well-known ship expert Robert Sumrall traces the origins of the U.S. Navy's Sumner-Gearing-class...

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UNITED STATES DESTROYER OPERATIONS IN WORLD WAR II

UNITED STATES DESTROYER OPERATIONS IN WORLD WAR II

by Theodore Roscoe

A detailed account of the operations of U.S. destroyers in the Second World War, prepared from personal narratives and official records. See Related...

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THE BATTLESHIP BUILDERS

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The launch in 1906 of HMS Dreadnought, the world’s first all-big-gun battleship, rendered all existing battle fleets obsolete while at the same...

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BIG GUN MONITORS

BIG GUN MONITORS

by Ian Buxton

Little more than huge gun mountings fitted on simple, self-propelled rafts, the Royal Navy's big gun monitors were designed and built rapidly to...

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FRENCH BATTLESHIPS, 1922-1956

FRENCH BATTLESHIPS, 1922-1956

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The French battleships of the Dunkerque and Richelieu classes were the most radical and influential battleship designs of the interwar period, and...

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FRENCH CRUISERS, 1922–1956

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The French produced some of the most striking and innovative interwar cruiser designs. A large amount of new information about these ships has become...

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GERMAN NAVAL CAMOUFLAGE

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For half a century German warship camouflage has proven a mystery to enthusiasts and model makers due to widespread destruction of naval archives at...

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DUTCH WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL, 1600-1714

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For most of the seventeenth century the Netherlands constituted the most important maritime power in the world, with by far the largest merchant...

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BRITISH BATTLESHIPS OF WORLD WAR ONE

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This new edition of a classic work on British battleships is the most sought after book on the subject. Containing many new photographs from the...

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BRITISH BATTLESHIPS, 1889–1904

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This volume completes the reissue of R. A. Burt’s magnificent three-volume history of British battleships, and it covers the pre-dreadnought...

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BATTLECRUISER HMS HOOD

BATTLECRUISER HMS HOOD

by Bruce Taylor

Illustrations by Thomas Schmid Foreword by Vice Admiral Sir Louis le Bailly Through the twilight years of the British Empire the battlecruiser...

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BRITISH BATTLESHIPS, 1919–1945

by R. A. Burt

British Battleships, 1919–1939 is one of the most sought after naval reference books since its original publication in 1993. A masterpiece of...

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BRITISH CRUISERS

BRITISH CRUISERS

by Norman Friedman

With the world's largest merchant fleet and extensive overseas territories during most of the twentieth century, the Royal Navy depended on the...

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BRITISH CRUISERS OF THE VICTORIAN ERA

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“As always, Norman Friedman's work is well-researched and he has a masterly grasp of detail. The book is written in a lively and...

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