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JOHN PAUL JONES

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This is the true life story of the adventurous Scottish gardener’s son, John Paul, who became America’s greatest naval hero, John...

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QUEST FOR GLORY

QUEST FOR GLORY

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To win glory and power, to be renowned throughout posterity--such was the ambition that fueled Dahlgren's controversial rise to eminence during the...

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UNCONDITIONAL SURRENDER

UNCONDITIONAL SURRENDER

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The administration of Karl Dönitz, head of state and supreme commander of Germany's armed forces following Hitler's suicide, marks a key...

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WHITEY

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Praise ~  “Whitey is a fascinating book for readers interested in learning about a driving force in the development of Navy fighter...

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QUARTERDECK AND BRIDGE

QUARTERDECK AND BRIDGE

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This superb collection of biographical essays tells the story of the U.S. Navy through the lives of the officers who forged its traditions. The...

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AN AMERICAN ADVENTURE

AN AMERICAN ADVENTURE

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A memoir of extraordinary scope, William Lloyd Stearman's reminiscences will attract those interested in early aviation, World War II in the...

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BY ORDER OF THE KAISER

BY ORDER OF THE KAISER

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This biography—the first in English—of the prominent pre-World War I German naval officer Otto von Diederichs examines the evolution of...

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HERO OF THE AIR

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William Trimble is the 2011 recipient of the “Admiral Arthur W. Radford Award for Excellence in Naval Aviation History and Literature. In this...

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HONORABLE SURVIVOR

HONORABLE SURVIVOR

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Winner of the American Academy of Diplomacy's 2010 Douglas Dillon Award For a Book of Distinction on the Practice of American Diplomacy...

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ADMIRALS OF THE NEW STEEL NAVY

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This collection of interpretive, biographical essays on the admirals of the new steel navy continues the story of the development of the American...

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AIRCRAFT CARRIERS AT WAR

AIRCRAFT CARRIERS AT WAR

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  Recommended reading as part of the Chief of Naval Operation's Professional Reading Program! Recipient of the 2011 Admiral of the Navy...

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AUTHORS AT SEA

AUTHORS AT SEA

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Seven Pulitzer Prize winners are among the authors featured in this collection of works by eminent American writers who shared a common experience:...

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AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE DEWEY

AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE DEWEY

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One of America's best known naval heroes whose life straddled two centuries and several stages of naval development, tells his own story. See...

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BESIDE ME STILL

BESIDE ME STILL

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Here is a compelling portrait of the other side of war--those who must wait at home, uncertain what the Fates will decide--and Elizabeth Shaw knows...

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DAVID GLASGOW FARRAGUT

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The second volume of this authoritative biography of America’s first admiral examines the last ten years of David Glasgow Farragut’s life...

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