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NAVAL INNOVATION FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

by Robert Buderi

The Office of Naval Research, known widely as ONR, was formed in 1946 primarily to support the pursuit of basic science to help ensure future U.S....

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NEVER SURRENDER

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Of the tens of thousands of Allied personnel captured by the Japanese during late 1941 and early 1942 only a small number attempted to escape rather...

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PROCEED TO PESHAWAR

by George J. Hill

Proceed to Peshawar is a story of adventure in the Hindu Kush Mountains and of a previously untold military and naval intelligence mission during...

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PUSHING THE LIMITS

by Carl LaVO

Advance Praise for PUSHING THE LIMITS   “Naval historian Carl LaVO consolidates his reputation as a recognized voice of the USN’s...

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ROLLING HOME

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Barnes was born in 1850 into a ship owning family in St. Johns, Newfoundland, and first went to sea while still a boy. At the outbreak of the First...

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SHIP DIORAMAS

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Ship Dioramas is about the art of displaying waterline ship models. Ship models that do not show the full hull and are not mounted on an artificial...

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SHIP MODELS FROM KITS

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Now in paperback this standard of building ship models deals with the latest materials and techniques. These new materials have prompted innovative...

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SIDEWINDER

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In the mid-1950s a small group of overworked, underpaid scientists and engineers on a remote base in the Mojave Desert developed a weapon no one had...

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STEALTH BOAT

by Gannon McHale

“The incredible fetes of the Navy’s stealth boat USS Sturgeon (SSN637) come to life in this insightful chronicle of the three years...

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THE FAST CARRIERS

by Clark G. Reynolds

This classic study is considered essential reading for its analysis of fast aircraft carrier development in WWII. It provides a fascinating record...

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THE GATHERING STORM

by Geirr H. Haarr

This is a superb survey of the fierce naval struggles, from 1939 up to the invasion of the Norway in April 1940. Beginning with the sinking of the...

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THE UNSEEN WAR

by Benjamin S. Lambeth

A Select Title on the AIR FORCE CHIEF OF STAFF READING LIST 2014   BOOK NEWS: The Unseen War: Allied Air Power and the Takedown of Saddam...

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WITH COMMODORE PERRY TO JAPAN

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With Commodore Perry to Japan offers a personal account of Commodore Matthew Calbraith Perry's expedition to Japan through the eyes of a sixteen-...

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