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by SgtMaj David K. Devaney

Sergeant Major Devaney’s They Were Heroes presents moving portraits of warriors who have not been fully celebrated. His stories recognize the heroism...

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THOMAS AP CATESBY JONES

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by Gene A. Smith

Thomas ap Catesby Jones was one of the most controversial officers in the U.S. Navy during the first half of the nineteenth century. A fascinating...

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TRAILBLAZER

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by Vice Admiral Samuel L. Gravely Jr. USN

A Navy pioneer, Vice Adm. Samuel Gravely was the first African American to be commissioned an officer in the U.S. Navy, the first to command a Navy...

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WE WERE PIRATES

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by Robert Schultz

A sailor’s extraordinary experiences on an American submarine in the Pacific are candidly reported in this eyewitness account of war from a...

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<a href="/store/books/biography-memoirs/where-youth-and-laughter-go">WHERE YOUTH AND LAUGHTER GO</a>

by LtCol Seth W. B. Folsom USMC

Where Youth and Laughter Go completes LtCol Seth Folsom’s recounting of his personal experiences in command over a decade of war. It is the...

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BECTON

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by Julius W. Becton Jr.

This autobiography, published in cooperation with the Association of the United States Army (AUSA), highlights Lt. Gen. Becton's remarkable career...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/home-rolling-main">A HOME ON THE ROLLING MAIN</a>

by A. G. F. Ditcham

From first joining the Royal Navy in 1940 until the end of the campaign against Japan, Tony Ditcham was in the front line of the naval war. After...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/baldwin-times">BALDWIN OF THE TIMES</a>

by Robert B. Davies

Hanson W. Baldwin was America’s best-known military writer and analyst in the 20th century covering conflicts from World War II to the Vietnam War....

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BULL HALSEY

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by E. B. Potter

Applauded by the public and revered by the men who served under him, Adm. William F. Halsey was one of the leading American personalities of World...

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FLOATING PRISON

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by Louis Garneray

In 1806 Lt. Louis Garneray's ship was en route to France when it was captured by the Royal Navy. Confined for nine years with hundreds of others in...

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TEDDY SUHREN

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by Teddy Suhren

Teddy Suhren, the commander of U-564, was one of the most successful U-boat skippers of World War II. He is said to have fired more successful...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/thach-weave">THACH WEAVE</a>

by Steve Ewing

This biography completes a trilogy on the three Navy fighter pilots--Jimmie Thach, Butch O'Hare, and Jimmy Flatley--who developed sweeping changes in...

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<a href="/store/books/biography-memoirs/accidental-admiral">THE ACCIDENTAL ADMIRAL</a>

by ADM James G. Stavridis USN (Ret.)

After he was selected to be NATO’s sixteenth Supreme Allied Commander, The New York Times described Jim Stavridis as a “Renaissance admiral.” A U. S...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/dust-kandahar">The Dust of Kandahar</a>

by Jonathan S. Addleton

The Dust of Kandahar provides a personal account of one diplomat’s year of service in America’s longest war. Ambassador Addleton movingly describes...

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JOHN PAUL JONES

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by Joseph Callo

Winner of the Samuel Eliot Morrison Award for Excellence in Naval Literature. This fresh look at America's first sea warrior avoids both the hero...

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