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WARRIOR'S RAGE

by Douglas Macgregor

On 26 February 1991, cavalry troops of “Cougar Squadron,” the 2nd Squadron of the 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment, charged out of a...

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WARRIORS AND WIZARDS

WARRIORS AND WIZARDS

by Martin J. Bollinger

In August 1943 the Luftwaffe began using radio-controlled anti-ship glide bombs, and within weeks they had sunk one battleship, crippled another,...

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WARSHIPS AFTER WASHINGTON

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The Washington Treaty of 1922, a watershed event designed to head off a potentially dangerous arms race between the major naval powers, agreed to...

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WARSHIPS AND WARSHIP MODELLING

WARSHIPS AND WARSHIP MODELLING

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Warships and Warship Modelling offers an overview of the design, development, and classification of modern warship types. In the first section it...

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WARSHIPS OF THE GREAT WAR ERA

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The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich houses the largest collection of scale ship models in the world, many of which are contemporary artifacts...

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WASHINGTON'S TAIWAN DILEMMA, 1949-1950

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The declaration of the People’s Republic of China in October 1949 presented American foreign policy officials with two dilemmas: how to deal...

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WASTRELS OF DEFENSE

WASTRELS OF DEFENSE

by Winslow T. Wheeler

In this damning exposé, a veteran senate defense advisor argues that since Sept. 11, 2001, the conduct of the U.S. Congress has sunk to new depths...

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WE SHALL FIGHT THEM ON THE BEACHES

WE SHALL FIGHT THEM ON THE BEACHES

by Brian Lavery

  Brian Lavery, an established authority on the Napoleonic Wars and World War II, articulates the parallels and defining features of these...

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WHERE ARE THE WMDs?

WHERE ARE THE WMDs?

by Al Mauroni

There are many books on the Iraq war and on WMD-type issues, but this is the first to offer a historical overview of chemical-biological defense...

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WHITEY

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Whitey is the first complete biography of one of the last surviving World War II U.S. Navy aces, and one of the Navy’s most respected officers...

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WHY THE JAPANESE LOST

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This book tells the story of a war unlike any other in history, fought between a nation that believed itself to be invincible, even when its strength...

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WHY VIETNAM MATTERS

WHY VIETNAM MATTERS

by Rufus Phillips

In The Best and the Brightest, David Halberstam described Rufus Phillips as a man one could trust telling President Kennedy during the Vietnam War...

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WITH COMMODORE PERRY TO JAPAN

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The North American Society for Oceanic History's "John Lyman Book Prize 2013 - HONORABLE MENTION - for Naval and Maritime Reference Works...

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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...

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WORLD'S MERCHANT FLEETS, 1939

WORLD'S MERCHANT FLEETS, 1939

by Roger W. Jordan

At the outbreak of war in 1939 the 6,000-plus merchant ships spread across the world's oceans became pawns in the global conflict that permeated...

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