Search for Books

Your tax-deductible gift to the Naval Institute Press underwrites worthy books that might not otherwise be published.

Biography & Memoirs

If you are a member, log in to receive member pricing

    
135-150 of 173 Products
Grid List
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...

$23.95 List Price
$19.16 Member Price

WHERE YOUTH AND LAUGHTER GO

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...

$34.95 List Price
$20.97 Member Price

WHITEY

by Peter B. Mersky

Praise: “This fine tribute details how E.L. “Whitey” Feightner distinguished himself as a fighter pilot in the early days of World...

$39.95 List Price
$23.97 Member Price

WOMEN AT WAR

by James E. Wise, Jr.

Wise and Baron relate the compelling war experiences of thirty American female soldiers in the war zones of Iraq and Afghanistan, highlighting their...

$20.95 List Price
$16.76 Member Price
YOU'RE STEPPING ON MY CLOAK AND DAGGER

YOU'RE STEPPING ON MY CLOAK AND DAGGER

by Roger Hall

"A splendid contribution to the nation's hilarity...The funniest (unofficial) record of rugged adventure in the OSS.  And Hall has...

$20.95 List Price
$16.76 Member Price
ZULU FRONTIERSMAN

ZULU FRONTIERSMAN

by Major C.G. Dennison

It is said that Charles George Dennison saw more active service in the British nineteenth-century colonial wars for southern Africa than any other...

$49.95 List Price
$39.96 Member Price

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...

$23.95 List Price
$14.37 Member Price
ADMIRALS IN THE AGE OF NELSON

ADMIRALS IN THE AGE OF NELSON

by Lee Bienkowski

The period of the French Wars (1793-1815), known as the golden age of fighting sail in Great Britain because of the extraordinary victories won by...

$45.00 List Price
$36.00 Member Price
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE DEWEY

AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF COMMODORE CHARLES MORRIS, USN

by Charles Morris

Introduction by Frederick C. Leiner. During his distinguished fifty-seven year naval career, Charles Morris was instrumental in bringing the...

$36.95 List Price
$29.56 Member Price
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE DEWEY

AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE DEWEY

by George Dewey

One of America's best known naval heroes whose life straddled two centuries and several stages of naval development, tells his own story. See Related...

$36.95 List Price
$29.56 Member Price
BESIDE ME STILL

BESIDE ME STILL

by

Here is a compelling portrait of the other side of war--those who must wait at home, uncertain what the Fates will decide--and Elizabeth Shaw knows...

$36.95 List Price
$29.56 Member Price
BY ORDER OF THE KAISER

BY ORDER OF THE KAISER

by Terrell D. Gottschall

This biography—the first in English—of the prominent pre-World War I German naval officer Otto von Diederichs examines the evolution of...

$37.95 List Price
$30.36 Member Price
CAVIAR AND COMMISSARS

CAVIAR AND COMMISSARS

by Kemp Tolley

Gifted storyteller Kemp Tolley guides readers through the lively world of a young naval attaché in Moscow from 1942 to 1944. His absorbing...

$18.95 List Price
$15.16 Member Price
CHARLIE TWO SHOES AND THE MARINES OF LOVE COMPANY

CHARLIE TWO SHOES AND THE MARINES OF LOVE COMPANY

by

This is the tale of an eleven-year-old Chinese boy, Tsui Chi Hsii--better known by his American name Charlie Tsui, or Charlie Two Shoes. Befriended...

$29.95 List Price
$23.96 Member Price
COCHRANE

COCHRANE

by Donald Thomas

The fictional heroics of C. S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower and Patrick O'Brian's Jack Aubrey are pale imitations of the deeds of Admiral Lord...

$19.95 List Price
$15.96 Member Price

Clear the Decks


 
 

Conferences and Events

Maritime Security Dialogue

Thu, 2015-07-09

You are cordially invited to: Surface Warfare in a Complex World A discussion with: Vice Admiral Thomas S. Rowden, USNCommander,...

2015 Naval History Conference

Why Become a Member of the U.S. Naval Institute?

As an independent forum for over 135 years, the Naval Institute has been nurturing creative thinkers who responsibly raise their voices on matters relating to national defense.

Become a Member Renew Membership