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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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WEST WIND, FLOOD TIDE

WEST WIND, FLOOD TIDE

by Jack Friend

Immortalized by David Farragut's apothegm, "Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead," the Battle of Mobile Bay remains one of history'...

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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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Praise: “Whitey traces the varied career of noted Naval Aviator E.L. ‘Whitey’ Feightner who served from the early days of World War...

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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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WRONG WAR

WRONG WAR

by Jeffrey Record

Was the U.S. military prevented from achieving victory in Vietnam by poor decisions made by civilian leaders, a hostile media, and the antiwar...

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X.1

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The ‘X’ stood for experimental, but it might equally have meant extraordinary, exotic or extravagant, as this giant submarine attracted...

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YANGTZE PATROL

YANGTZE PATROL

by Kemp Tolley

The U.S. Navy's patrol of the Yangtze River began in 1854 when the USS Susquehanna was sent to China to safeguard increasing American commerce in...

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YANGTZE SHOWDOWN

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The attack on the British frigate Amethyst on the Yangtze River by Chinese Communists in 1949 made international headlines. There was even more...

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