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DRIVEN PATRIOT

DRIVEN PATRIOT

by Townsend Hoopes and Douglas Brinkley

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 and R. Cargill Hall

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. and Edward L. Beach Jr.

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...

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ON THE WARPATH IN THE PACIFIC

ON THE WARPATH IN THE PACIFIC

by Clark G. Reynolds

When J.J. "Jocko" Clark graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy during World War I, he was primed to be a pioneer in one of the great...

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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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PREPARING FOR VICTORY

PREPARING FOR VICTORY

by David J. Ulbrich

Winner of the "2012 Gen. Wallace M. Greene, Jr. Award" as presented by the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation  Recipient of...

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REPORT ON EXPERIENCE

REPORT ON EXPERIENCE

by John Mulgan

Report on Experience is a compelling memoir written by a quietly heroic author. This brilliantly written work provides insight both into the mind...

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MUSTIN

MUSTIN

by John Fass Morton

Three generations of a distinguished naval family are profiled in this biography whose publication coincides with the commissioning of the USS Mustin...

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ADMIRAL DE GRASSE AND AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE

by Charles Lee Lewis

The average American knows little or nothing of the great service rendered by Admiral de Grasse, a French admiral, to the cause of American...

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BENEATH THE WAVES

BENEATH THE WAVES

by Edward F. Finch

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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BLACK SHEEP

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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BOUND FOR AFRICA

BOUND FOR AFRICA

by Douglass H. Hubbard, Jr

This is the story of the author's introduction to Africa at a time when much of the continent was in the grips of Cold War skirmishes between the...

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CANARIS

CANARIS

by Michael Mueller

Admiral Wilhelm Canaris was the head of the Abwehr—Hitler's intelligence service—from 1935 to 1944. Initially a supporter of Hitler,...

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CAPTAIN BLIGH'S SECOND CHANCE

CAPTAIN BLIGH'S SECOND CHANCE

by Lt. George Tobin and edited by Roy Schreiber

Shortly after the Bounty mutiny, William Bligh was commissioned to lead another voyage on the Providence in 1791--a journey that culminated in the...

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