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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 in...

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TEDDY SUHREN

Teddy Suhren

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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Thach Weave

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...

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The Accidental Admiral

by Admiral James Stavridis

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

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The Dust of Kandahar

by Jonathan S. Addleton

“Some of the most important work in Afghanistan was done quietly behind the scenes by civilians striving to create a functioning nation that...

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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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Alfred Thayer Mahan

by Robert Seager II

President Theodore Roosevelt called him “one of the greatest and most useful influences in American life.” In the words of Robert Seager II, Mahan...

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BENEATH THE WAVES

Beneath the Waves

by Edward F. Finch

Capt. Edward “Ned” Latimer Beach, Jr. USN is known primarily for his bestselling novel Run Silent, Run Deep, which was made into a film in 1958...

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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 Lundstrom John B.

This is the first paperback edition of the revisionist work about Admiral Frank Jack Fletcher, who won his battles at sea but lost the war of public...

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BOUND FOR AFRICA

Bound for Africa

by Douglas H. Hubbard Jr.

Bound For Africa is the story of one man’s introduction to Africa at a time when much of the continent was in the grips of Cold War skirmishing...

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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, Canaris came to...

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CAPTAIN BLIGH'S SECOND CHANCE

Captain Bligh's Second Chance

by Lt. George Tobin

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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CAPTAIN COOK'S WAR AND PEACE

Captain Cook's War and Peace

by John Robson

The author of two critically acclaimed books on Captain Cook, John Robson has now turned his attention to the decade leading up to Cook's famous 1768...

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AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE DEWEY

Commodores

by Leonard F. Guttridge

This lively history of the U.S. Navy in the age of sail is filled with brilliant insights and daring assessments of famous naval figures.

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