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GRACE HOPPER

GRACE HOPPER

by Kathleen Broome Williams

When Grace Hopper retired as a rear admiral from the U.S. Navy in 1986, she was the first woman restricted line officer to reach flag rank and, at...

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THE ANGEL OF DIEN BIEN PHU

THE ANGEL OF DIEN BIEN PHU

by Genevieve de Galard

As the only French woman among some 11,000 defenders at Dien Bien Phu, Geneviève de Galard had a unique perspective of the siege and fall of the...

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WE WILL STAND BY YOU

WE WILL STAND BY YOU

by Theodore C. Mason

Bluejacket Paperback Book Series This view of the war from the mess deck of a fleet tug is far different from those written from a flag bridge...

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ZUMWALT

by Larry Berman

“Zumwalt was an iconic figure for generations of sailors who served under his command or who were motivated by his example. His dedication to...

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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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FATEFUL RENDEZVOUS

FATEFUL RENDEZVOUS

by Steve Ewing and John B. Lundstrom

Fighter pilot Butch O'Hare became one of America's heroes in 1942 when he saved the carrier Lexington in what has been called the most daring...

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JAPANESE DESTROYER CAPTAIN

by Capt. Tameichi Hara with Fred Saito and Roger Pineau

Also Avaible in an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon. This highly regarded war memoir was a best seller in both Japan and the United States...

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MAGNIFICENT MITSCHER

MAGNIFICENT MITSCHER

by Theodore Taylor

Air Admiral Marc Mitscher, who led the U.S. attack across the Pacific, is a legend in military circles for developing an entirely new concept of war...

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ADMIRAL ARLEIGH BURKE

ADMIRAL ARLEIGH BURKE

by E.B. Potter

Arleigh Burke is considered the father of the modern U.S. Navy to many. Sea warrior, strategist, and unparalleled service leader, Burke had an impact...

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DESTROYER CAPTAIN

by Admiral James Stavridis

DESTROYER CAPTAIN is also Availble as an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon “The window into the thoughts and feelings of one of the Navy...

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DR. SPACE

DR. SPACE

by Bob Ward

Written by veteran aerospace journalist Bob Ward, who spent years investigating his subject, this biography presents a revealing but even-handed...

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FINDING AMELIA

FINDING AMELIA

by Ric Gillespie

In the seventy years since the disappearance of Amelia Earhart and her navigator Fred Noonan during a flight over the Central Pacific, their fate has...

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FIRST TO FIGHT

by Victor H. Krulak

FIRST TO FIGHT "Required Reading" Marine Corps Professional Reading Program   Bluejacket Paperback Book Series In this riveting...

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FOR SELF AND COUNTRY

FOR SELF AND COUNTRY

by Rick Eilert

Just a few months after enlisting in the Marine Corps and being sent to Vietnam, nineteen-year-old Rick Eilert was seriously injured in combat and...

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HOWARD HUGHES

HOWARD HUGHES

by George J. Marrett

A test pilot for Howard Hughes separates fact from fiction to tell the inside story of the aviation genius who set speed records in the 1930s and...

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