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CHRONOLOGY OF THE COLD WAR AT SEA, 1945 - 1991

CHRONOLOGY OF THE COLD WAR AT SEA, 1945 - 1991

by Norman Polmar

From the very beginning the U.S. Navy played a central role in what turned out to be a forty-five-year confrontation between East and West known as...

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CHURCHILL'S NAVY

CHURCHILL'S NAVY

by Brian Lavery

For everyone who wants to cut through the myth and propaganda to understand the reality of life in the Royal Navy during World War II, this book...

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CONWAY'S BATTLESHIPS, Revised and Expanded

CONWAY'S BATTLESHIPS, Revised and Expanded

by Ian Sturton

For two generations, battleships, sometimes known as all-big-gun ships, represented the military might and pride of their respective countries. They...

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D-DAY

D-DAY

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This brilliant collection of German and Allied eyewitness accounts presents useful insights into the failures and successes of both sides and shows...

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DAY OF LIGHTNING, YEARS OF SCORN

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Walter C. Short is remembered as the U.S. Army general who parked his airplanes wingtip-to-wingtip making them easy targets for Japanese pilots...

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DECISION AT STRASBOURG

DECISION AT STRASBOURG

by David P. Colley

In late November 1944, just a day before Lt. Gen. Jacob Devers' Sixth Army Group was to launch a bold attack across the Rhine into Germany, Gen....

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EL DORADO CANYON

EL DORADO CANYON

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America's war on terrorism did not start on 11 September. Long before the overt war in Afghanistan and the covert war against al-Qaida, U.S....

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ENIGMA U-BOATS

ENIGMA U-BOATS

by Jak P. Mallmann-Showell

After World War I, the German admirals were shocked to discover that the Royal Navy had had an immense advantage—they had penetrated the secret...

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ENIGMA U-BOATS

ENIGMA U-BOATS

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The naval side of the Enigma story and breaking the seemingly impregnable German codes during World War II is the focus of this book.  Although...

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EVOLVING MILITARY JUSTICE

EVOLVING MILITARY JUSTICE

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For decades, debate has raged over whether the military justice system is foremost a tool to preserve discipline within the armed forces or a means...

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FADING VICTORY

FADING VICTORY

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Long out of print, theses wartime diaries of a key admiral of the Imperial Japanese Navy, provide a revealing inside look into the Japanese view of...

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FATAL CRUISE OF THE ARGUS

FATAL CRUISE OF THE ARGUS

by Ira Dye

This is history, vibrant and on a grand scale and rich in the details of seafaring life with a focus on an American and a British naval officer whose...

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FATAL DECISIONS

FATAL DECISIONS

by Edmund Blandford

This collection of both well-known and previously unpublished World War II incidents highlights the truism, plans often go awry in war. The margin...

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FIDDLERS AND WHORES

FIDDLERS AND WHORES

by James Lowry

Never intended for publication, these revealing memoirs by an adventurous Irish surgeon were written to satisfy the curiosity of a younger brother...

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FIGHT FOR THE SEA

FIGHT FOR THE SEA

by John Frayn Turner

This collection of popular naval stories covers the entire span of World War II, beginning when Britain's Royal Navy faced fascist forces on its own...

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