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DESTROYER SQUADRON 23

DESTROYER SQUADRON 23

by Ken Jones

Called one of the most inspiring stories to come out of World War II when first published in 1959, this epic account of Arleigh Burke's legendary...

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TIN CAN MAN

TIN CAN MAN

by E.J. Jernigan

"A unique, bottom-up look at what our fathers did."—Tom Clancy E.J. Jernigan's memoir offers readers a fascinating glimpse of...

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US NAVY WARSHIPS & AUXILIARIES INCLUDING US COAST GUARD

by Steve Bush

In the four years since the last edition of U.S. Navy Warships & Auxiliaries, Steve Bush has tracked the development of U.S. technology and...

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THE BATTLE OF TASSAFARONGA

THE BATTLE OF TASSAFARONGA

by Russell Sydnor Crenshaw Jr.

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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SOUTH PACIFIC DESTROYER

SOUTH PACIFIC DESTROYER

by Russell Sydnor Crenshaw Jr.

Also Availble in an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon Russell Crenshaw's riveting account of the savage night battle for the Solomon Islands...

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NO HIGHER HONOR

by Bradley Peniston

A Select Book on the CNO's Professional Reading Program as a "Title of Interest" Like its World War II namesake of Leyte Gulf fame, USS...

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HMS VICTORY POCKET MANUAL 1805

by Peter Goodwin

This pocket manual is a complete and concise guide to one of the world’s most famous warships, Admiral Nelson’s fully preserved flagship...

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SHEPHERDS OF THE SEA

SHEPHERDS OF THE SEA

by Robert 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...

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THE GERMAN FLEET AT WAR, 1939-1945

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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HMS BELFAST

by Richard Johnstone-Bryden

HMS Belfast, originally a Royal Navy light cruiser, is now permanently moored on the Thames in London. One of ten Town-class cruisers she saw service...

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HMS CAVALIER

by Richard Johnstone-Bryden

HMS Cavalier is a ‘C’-Class destroyer, one of 96 War Emergency Programme destroyers that were ordered between 1940 and 1942. She saw...

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UNCOMMON WARRIORS

by Ken W. Sayers

Beyond the usual carriers, submarines, cruisers, and destroyers, the U.S. Navy has deployed over the years a vast flotilla of vessels to serve in...

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COMMAND DECISIONS

by David Miller

This compelling new study of the Battle of the River Plate focuses on Hans Langsdorff, the commander of the German pocket battleship Graf Spee....

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THE GRAND FLEET

THE GRAND FLEET

by D. K. Brown

In this book, the sequel to the highly acclaimed Warrior to Dreadnought, renowned warship author D. K. Brown brings his knowledge and experience as a...

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THE END OF GLORY

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 indepth research...

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