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TAIWAN'S STATESMAN

TAIWAN'S STATESMAN

by Richard C. Kagan

A well-known observer of Taiwan and Asian history and culture provides an insightful biography of Lee Teng Hui, the pro-democracy statesman and...

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A HOME ON THE ROLLING MAIN

by A. G. F. Ditcham

"One of the most vivid and immediate war memoirs I have ever read." — John Keegan "As a story of World War [II] at sea, seen...

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BALDWIN OF THE TIMES

by Robert B. Davies

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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BULL HALSEY

BULL HALSEY

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

FLOATING PRISON

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...

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TEDDY SUHREN

TEDDY SUHREN

by Teddy Suhren and Fritz Brutal-Naval and Translated from the German by Frank James

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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THE ABLEST NAVIGATOR

by J. Wandres

This action-packed biography focuses on a 1944 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, who was one of only fifty Jewish midshipmen commissioned in his...

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THE ACCIDENTAL ADMIRAL

by Adm. James Stavridis, USN (Ret.)

  BOOK NEWS: The Accidental Admiral: A Sailor Takes Command at NATO by Naval Institute Press   SNEAK PEEK: The Accidental Admiral: A...

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BECTON

BECTON

by Lt. Gen. Julius W. Becton Jr., U.S. Army (Ret.)

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

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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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