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BESIDE ME STILL

Beside Me Still

by Elizabeth R. P. Shaw

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

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David Glasgow Farragut

by Charles Lee Lewis

The second volume of this authoritative biography examines the last ten years of David Glasgow Farragut’s life, focusing on the Civil War. Farragut’s...

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Driven Patriot

by Townsend Hoopes

A haunting portrait of one of the most fascinating and influential figures of the mid-twentieth century, this biography takes a penetrating look at...

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Five Down, No Glory

by Richard K. Smith

Cargill R. Hall, author of Five Down, No Glory is the recipient of the 2012 Air Force Historical Foundation's "Best Book Reviewed in Air...

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FROM ANNAPOLIS TO SCAPA FLOW

From Annapolis to Scapa Flow

by Edward L. Beach Sr.

Fans of Edward L. Beach Jr.'s books, including his classic submarine novel Run Silent, Run Deep and his 200-year history of the U.S. Navy, will be...

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ON THE WARPATH IN THE PACIFIC

On the Warpath in the Pacific

by Clark G. Reynolds

When J.J. Clark graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy at the end of World War I he was ready to be a pioneer in one of the great transformations of...

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REAPER LEADER

Reaper Leader

by Steve Ewing

Although Jimmy Flatley had much to do with the U.S. victory over Japan, few outside the close-knit naval aviation community have heard his colorful...

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BY ORDER OF THE KAISER

By Order of the Kaiser

by Terrell D. Gottschall

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

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Hero of the Air

by William F. Trimble

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

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HONORABLE SURVIVOR

Honorable Survivor

by Lynne Joiner

Honorable Survivor weaves John S. Service’s extraordinary story into the fabric of a watershed moment in our history when World War II was ending,...

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Quarterdeck and Bridge

by James C. Bradford

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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The Sailor's Homer

by Dennis L. Noble

Bravo Zulu! The Sailor’s Homer by Dennis L. Noble, is the 2015 recipient of NASOH's John Lyman Book Award in the category of...

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As We Recall

by James A. Sagerholm

As We Recall is the first book of its kind. A collection of reminiscences written by members of the U.S. Naval Academy class of 1952, it is a...

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FIGHTING ADMIRALS OF WORLD WAR II

Fighting Admirals of World War II

by David Wragg

Control of the sea was a crucial element in the outcome of World War II. The U-boat campaign almost brought Britain to her knees; the Arctic convoys...

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FOR COUNTRY AND CORPS

For Country and Corps

by Gail B. Shisler

Oliver P. Smith fought at Peleliu and Okinawa and then commanded the 1st Marine Division in Korea during the assault at Inchon, the recapture of...

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