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THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO THE SHIPS AND AIRCRAFT OF THE U.S. FLEET, 19th Edition

by Norman Polmar

"This is the last edition of this work to be under the superb editorship of Norman Polmar. He and the USNIP are to be congratulated for this...

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BATTLESHIP MISSOURI

by Paul Stillwell

Now available in paperback, this book traces the complete story of the Missouri from her keel-laying in 1941, her participation in the Japanese...

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THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO COMBAT FLEETS OF THE WORLD, 16th Edition

by Eric Wertheim

Called “the nation’s premier naval reference book,” The Naval Institute Guide to Combat Fleets of the World is internationally...

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A SHIPYARD AT WAR

by Ian Johnston

A companion to the highly successful Clydebank Battlecruisers, this collection of stunning shipyard photos, most previously unpublished, further...

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BATTLESHIP ARIZONA

by Paul Stillwell

“This study of Pearl Harbor's most famous casualty is less a biography of a warship than a sympathetic profile of the crew and their...

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BATTLESHIP RAMILLIES

by Ian Johnston and Mick French, Editors

HMS Ramillies was the last battleship to join the Grand Fleet in 1917 and survived to fight in the Second World War. Although the ship did not make...

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BATTLESHIPS OF THE BISMARCK CLASS

by Gerhard Koop and Klaus-Peter Schmolke

The warships of the World War II era German Navy are among the most popular subject in naval history with an almost uncountable number of books...

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BATTLESHIPS OF THE SCHARNHORST CLASS

by Gerhard Koop and Klaus-Peter Schmolke

The warships of the World War II era German Navy are among the most popular subject in naval history with an almost uncountable number of books...

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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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BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH WARSHIP CAMOUFLAGE OF WWII

by Malcolm George Wright

During World War II, navies developed low-visibility camouflage for their ships on both vertical and horizontal surfaces. The result reduced...

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BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH WARSHIP CAMOUFLAGE OF WWII

by Malcolm Wright

During World War II navies developed low visibility, horizontal and vertical surface camouflage for their ships. The camouflage served to reduce the...

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BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH WARSHIP CAMOUFLAGE OF WWII

by Malcolm George Wright

During World War II, navies developed camouflage for their ships. Applying it to both vertical and horizontal surfaces, they reduced visibility and...

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BRITISH AND GERMAN BATTLECRUISERS

by Michele Consentino and Ruggero Stanglini

The authors of British and German Battlecruisers have detailed the fast and formidably-armed battlecruisers developed before and during World War I...

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BRITISH BATTLECRUISERS, 1905-1920

by John Roberts

The brainchild of Admiral Sir John Fisher, battlecruisers combined heavy guns and high speed in the largest hulls of their era. Conceived as “...

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BRITISH BATTLESHIPS OF WORLD WAR ONE

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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