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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/naval-institute-guide-combat-fleets-world-16th-edition">THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO COMBAT FLEETS OF THE WORLD, 16th Edition</a>

by Eric Wertheim

Called “the nation’s premier naval reference book,” Combat Fleets of the World is internationally acknowledged as the best one-volume reference to...

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by Norman Polmar

This updated, 19th edition of The Naval Institute Guide to the Ships and Aircraft of the U.S. Fleet meets the high expectations and exacting...

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U.S. DESTROYERS

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by Norman Friedman

For two decades Norman Friedman's account of the development of American destroyers has been a standard reference. The revised edition includes the...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/british-battleships-1919-1945">BRITISH BATTLESHIPS, 1919-1945</a>

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

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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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<a href="/store/books/british-cruisers-victorian-era">BRITISH CRUISERS OF THE VICTORIAN ERA</a>

by Norman Friedman

Gradually evolving from sailing frigates, the first modern cruiser is not easy to define, but this book starts with the earliest steam paddle...

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BRITISH DESTROYERS

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by Norman Friedman

A Proceedings Magazine 2010 Notable Naval Book Noted historian Norman Friedman provides the first detailed study of the Royal Navy's destroyer from...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/british-warship-recognition-perkins-identification-album">British Warship Recognition: The Perkins Identification Album</a>

by Richard Perkins

In the inter-war years Richard Perkins, an amateur photographer and avid collector, amassed one of the world’s largest personal collections of...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/german-battlecruisers-world-war-one">GERMAN BATTLECRUISERS OF WORLD WAR ONE</a>

by Gary Staff

This is the most comprehensive, English-language study of the German Imperial Navy’s battlecruisers that served in the First World War. Known as...

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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/battleships-destroyers/littorio-class">THE LITTORIO CLASS</a>

by Erminio Bagnasco

For its final battleship design Italy ignored all treaty restrictions on tonnage, and produced one of Europe's largest and most powerful capital...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/british-battleships-world-war-one">BRITISH BATTLESHIPS OF WORLD WAR ONE</a>

by R A. Burt

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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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/british-battleships-1889-1904">BRITISH BATTLESHIPS, 1889-1904</a>

by R. A. Burt

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

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/french-destroyers">FRENCH DESTROYERS</a>

by John Jordan

Between the world wars, France produced some of the largest and fastest destroyers in the world. Known as Contre-Torpilleurs, these striking and...

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<a href="/store/books/age-sail/dutch-warships-age-sail-1600-1714">DUTCH WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL, 1600-1714</a>

by James Bender

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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