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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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ALONE ON GUADALCANAL

ALONE ON GUADALCANAL

by W.F. Martin Clemens

This remarkable memoir tells the compelling story of the near-mythic British district officer who helped shape the first great Allied...

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AMERICA'S FIRST FROGMAN

AMERICA'S FIRST FROGMAN

by Elizabeth Kauffman Bush

“Readers will come away with a sense that Kauffman’s actions were heroic, making the right man at the right time. He forged a legacy that...

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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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AN UNSUNG SOLDIER

by Robert S. Jordan

Gen. Andrew J. Goodpaster was one of the leading soldier-scholars of his time. He was one of the key figures during the Cold War - one who stood...

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AUTHORS AT SEA

AUTHORS AT SEA

by Robert Shenk

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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BALDWIN OF THE TIMES

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Hanson W. Baldwin, a New York Times's editor for almost forty years, was one of America's best-known military writers and analysts of World...

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BATTLESHIP SAILOR

BATTLESHIP SAILOR

by Theodore C. Mason

Vigorous and highly readable, this portrait of the enlisted man's life aboard the U.S. battleship California depicts the devastation at Pearl...

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BECTON

BECTON

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 American Veterans Center's "2008 Raymond G. Davis Award"   This autobiography, published in cooperation with the...

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BELIEVED TO BE ALIVE

BELIEVED TO BE ALIVE

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On March 31, 1951, a young Navy helicopter pilot, Lt.(jg) John W. Thornton volunteered for a dangerous mission to rescue a key intelligence unit...

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BENEATH THE WAVES

BENEATH THE WAVES

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The U.S. Navy's best known submarine officer, Capt. Edward L. Beach, enjoyed fame both as a bestselling author and as a highly decorated naval...

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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN ISHERWOOD, NAVAL ENGINEER

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BLACK SHEEP

BLACK SHEEP

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Named a Proceedings Notable Naval Books of 2011 The turbulent life of Gregory "Pappy" Boyington, the top U.S. Marine ace of the Pacific, is...

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BLACK SHEEP

by John F. Wukovits

Named a Proceedings Notable Naval Books of 2011 The turbulent life of Gregory "Pappy" Boyington, the top U.S. Marine ace of the Pacific, is...

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BLACK SHOE CARRIER ADMIRAL

by John Lundstrom

“It is very difficult to turn around a half century of conventional wisdom, but John Lundstrom has done it. In a careful but readable way, he...

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