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CAPTURING JONATHAN POLLARD

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by Ronald J. Olive

Jonathan Pollard, an intelligence analyst working in the U.S. Naval Investigative Service's Anti-Terrorist Alert Center, systematically stole highly...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-great-book/shadow-greatness">IN THE SHADOW OF GREATNESS</a>

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Also Available in an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon   Named a "Notable Naval Book of 2012" by Proceedings Magazine Their...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-great-book/my-men-are-my-heroes">MY MEN ARE MY HEROES</a>

by Nathaniel R. Helms

This is the first paperback edition of the riveting story of legendary U.S. Marine First Sergeant Brad Kasal. It is a page-turning account of Kasal...

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NO SURRENDER

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by Hiroo Onoda

Also Available in an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon In the Spring of 1974, 2nd Lt. Hiroo Onoda of the Japanese army made world headlines when...

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SEAL OF HONOR

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by Gary Williams

Also Availble as an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon Essential reading as part of the Chief of Naval Operation's Professional Reading...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-great-book/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...

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<a href="/store/books/biography-memoirs/they-were-heroes">THEY WERE HEROES</a>

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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<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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<a href="/store/books/spring-2017-catalog/21st-century-corbett">21st Century Corbett</a>

by Andrew Lambert

This collection of essays demonstrates the critical role of Sir Julian Corbett (1854-1922) in the development of maritime strategy and sea power...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/different-kind-victory">A Different Kind of Victory</a>

by James Leutze

Recipient of the 1982 John Lyman Book Award for United States Naval History, this biography of Admiral Thomas C. Hart unites fifty-five significant...

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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/plain-sailorman-china">A PLAIN SAILORMAN IN CHINA</a>

by Bruce Swanson

A Plain Sailorman in China is a biography of Cdr. Irvin Van Gorder Gillis, USN that recounts both his extraordinary family history – a fascinating...

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ADMIRAL ARLEIGH (31-KNOT) BURKE

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by Ken Jones

Written by two World War II veterans who later became well-known war correspondents, this biography records the inspiring life of one of America's...

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ADMIRAL ARLEIGH BURKE

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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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<a href="/store/books/biography-memoirs/admiral-de-grasse-and-american-independence">ADMIRAL DE GRASSE AND AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE</a>

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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