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NAVAL OCCURRENCES OF THE WAR OF 1812

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by William James

English lawyer and historian William James wrote this book in 1817 to counter what he considered the bombastic, patriotic, and false version of the...

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NAVAL WARFARE UNDER OARS

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by William Ledyard Rodgers

A study of ship design, strategy, and tactics of warfare under oar-power ranging from the oar-driven galleys of the late Roman empire to the ships...

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NAVY AS A FIGHTING MACHINE

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by Bradley A. Fiske

This book sets forth innovative reforms that had a tremendous influence on the new steel navy.

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NELSON'S BATTLES

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by Nicholas Tracy

From his first dramatic initiatives at the Battle of St. Vincent in 1797 to his last battle at Trafalgar in 1805, Horatio Nelson was a force to be...

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by Barton Whaley

Written by the undisputed dean of U.S. denial and deception experts, Practise to Deceive is the most in-depth look at deception as a military...

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RUNNING THE GAUNTLET

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by Alister Satchell

After the United States entered World War II in December 1941, three Cunard White Star liners, Aquitania, Queen Mary, and Queen Elizabeth, began the...

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<a href="/store/books/history/scotland-and-sea">SCOTLAND AND THE SEA</a>

by Nick Robins

Scotland’s maritime heritage is a highly significant one, embracing as it does a quite outstanding contribution to Britain’s development both as an...

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by Alfred Scott McLaren

Silent and Unseen is a memoir of a submariner’s life on a U.S. attack submarine during the Cold War by Capt. Alfred S. McLaren, an experienced...

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SLAUGHTER AT SEA

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by Mark Felton

Even the most knowledgeable reader will be shocked by the extent of the crimes committed against servicemen and civilians revealed in this chilling...

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<a href="/store/books/spring-2016-catalog/strategy">Strategy</a>

by Richard Bailey

How does one engage in the study of strategy? Strategy: Context and Adaptation from Archidamus to Airpower argues that strategy is not just...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/battle-britain">THE BATTLE FOR BRITAIN</a>

by Anthony J. Cumming

The Battle for Britain is a provocative reinterpretation of both British air and naval power from 1909 to 1940. Anthony Cumming challenges the view...

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<a href="/store/books/ebook-editions/battle-leyte-1944">THE BATTLE FOR LEYTE, 1944</a>

by Milan N. Vego

One of the largest and most complex military efforts ever undertaken, the Leyte Operation was the Allies’ first and most important major combined...

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by Jeffrey William Lewis

The Business of Martyrdom is the only comprehensive history of suicide bombing from its origins in Imperial Russia to the present day. It makes use...

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THE CRUEL SEA RETOLD

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by Bernard Edwards

Bernard Edwards recounts the history that Nicholas Monsarrat used as the basis of his famous adventure novel, The Cruel Sea, which tells the tale of...

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<a href="/store/books/history/marines-take-anbar">THE MARINES TAKE ANBAR</a>

by Richard H. Shultz Jr.

“The Marines’ campaign to secure Anbar Province in Iraq will rank as one of the Corps’ historic battle achievements. Dick Shultz's brilliant account...

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