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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/running-big-ship">Running a Big Ship</a>

by Captain Rory O'Conor RN

First published in 1937, and now recognized as one of the most influential, yet highly accessible, volumes on naval command and organization,...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/seaforth-world-naval-review-2015">SEAFORTH WORLD NAVAL REVIEW, 2015</a>

by Conrad Waters

Now in its seventh year, this annual has established an international reputation as an authoritative but affordable single volume summary of all the...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/seaforth-world-naval-review-2016">SEAFORTH WORLD NAVAL REVIEW, 2016</a>

by Conrad Waters

This annual has an established reputation as an authoritative but affordable summary of all that has happened in the naval world in the twelve months...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/seaforth-world-naval-review-2017">Seaforth World Naval Review, 2017</a>

by Conrad Waters

This annual has an established reputation as an authoritative but affordable summary of all that has happened in the naval world in the previous...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/shepherds-sea">SHEPHERDS OF THE SEA</a>

by Robert F. Cross

This compelling tale of courage, heroism, and terror is told in the words of ninety-one sailors and officers interviewed by the author about their...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/ships-all-nations">SHIPS FOR ALL NATIONS</a>

by Ian Johnston

The Clydebank shipyard built some of the most famous vessels in maritime history. Its heritage boasts of great transatlantic liners like Lusitania,...

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SOUTH PACIFIC DESTROYER

<a href="/store/books/audio-books/south-pacific-destroyer">South Pacific Destroyer</a>

by Russell Sydnor Crenshaw Jr.

Today only a select few know firsthand what it is like to feel their ship shudder from the blast of their own guns, watch enemy guns flash back, and...

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SUMNER-GEARING-CLASS DESTROYERS

<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/sumner-gearing-class-destroyers">SUMNER-GEARING-CLASS DESTROYERS</a>

by Robert F. Sumrall

The U.S. Navy's Sumner-Gearing-class destroyers served as a standard for post-World War II destroyer design and development. This handsomely...

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THE BATTLE OF TASSAFARONGA

<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/battle-tassafaronga">THE BATTLE OF TASSAFARONGA</a>

by Russell Sydnor Crenshaw

The Battle of Tassafaronga, November 30, 1942, was the fifth and last major night surface action fought off Savo Island during World War II’s...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/battlecruiser-hms-hood">THE BATTLECRUISER HMS HOOD</a>

by Bruce Taylor, Illustrations by Thomas Schmid

Representing five years of research, The Battlecruiser HMS Hood is easily the most comprehensive book ever published on this great warship. Bruce...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/battleship-bismarck">THE BATTLESHIP BISMARCK</a>

by Jack Brower

The Bismarck is probably the most famous warship of WWII. The German battleship, 45,000 tons, was completed in early 1941 and went on to sink the '...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/battleship-builders">THE BATTLESHIP BUILDERS</a>

by Ian Johnston

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 time...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/british-battleship">THE BRITISH BATTLESHIP</a>

by Norman Friedman

Norman Friedman brings a new perspective to an ever-popular subject in The British Battleship: 1906–1946. With a unique ability to frame...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/end-glory">THE END OF GLORY</a>

by Bruce Taylor

There have been many fine books, movies, and television shows about the legendary HMS Hood. No work has ever offered the level of in-depth research...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/german-fleet-war-1939-1945">THE GERMAN FLEET AT WAR, 1939-1945</a>

by Vincent P. O'Hara

The German Fleet at War relates the little-known history of the Kriegsmarine's surface fleet with a focus on the sixty-nine surface naval battles...

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