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NELSON'S FLEET AT TRAFALGAR

NELSON'S FLEET AT TRAFALGAR

by Brian Lavery

Published on the eve of the two hundredth anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar, this handsomely illustrated book paints a vibrant picture of the...

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NELSON'S VICTORY

NELSON'S VICTORY

by Peter Goodwin

With the approach of the 200th anniversary of the Royal Navy's greatest battle off Cape Trafalgar on 21 October 1805, much attention is being given...

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NEW INTERPRETATIONS IN NAVAL HISTORY

NEW INTERPRETATIONS IN NAVAL HISTORY

by Maochun Yu

Anyone with an interest in the importance, variety, and vitality of naval history should read this collection of academic papers. The Naval History...

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NIGHT OF THE SILVER STARS

NIGHT OF THE SILVER STARS

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During the night of 6-7 February 1968, two dozen U.S. Army Green Berets and several hundred indigenous troops held off a numerically superior force...

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NOTHING FRIENDLY IN THE VICINITY

NOTHING FRIENDLY IN THE VICINITY

by Claude C. Conner

Claude Conner weaves a compelling tale of his experiences in the Pacific aboard the USS Guardfish, one of the Navy's top-scoring World War II...

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ORIGINS OF THE MARITIME STRATEGY

ORIGINS OF THE MARITIME STRATEGY

by Michael A. Palmer

This book shows that U.S. maritime strategy of the 1980s actually originated in the strategic planning of naval thinkers after World War II. It is...

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PEPYS'S NAVY

PEPYS'S NAVY

by J.D. Davies

All aspects of the English navy in the second half of the seventeenth century are comprehensively described in this book by one of Britain's leading...

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POTEMKIN MUTINY

POTEMKIN MUTINY

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Hailed as an important contribution both to history and to sea literature when first published in 1961, Richard Hough's book gives a dramatic blow-by...

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PRELUDE TO TRAGEDY

PRELUDE TO TRAGEDY

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Foreword by Richard Holbrooke. Five American and three Vietnamese participants in the early days of U.S. involvement in southeast Asia compellingly...

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PRIZE GAME

PRIZE GAME

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In the Middle Ages, European nations raised land armies to fight their foes. At sea, however, their resources were much more limited and largely...

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PROJECT COLDFEET

PROJECT COLDFEET

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In May 1962 the Office of Naval Research and the CIA launched one of the most exotic spy missions of the Cold War: the parachuting of two...

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PT 105

PT 105

by Dick Keresey

Admittedly small and vulnerable, PT boats were, nevertheless, fast—the fastest craft on the water during World War II—and Dick Keresey's...

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RELUCTANT ALLIES

RELUCTANT ALLIES

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Often forgotten among the many aspects of World War II is the alliance between Germany and Japan. Because of the vast geographical separation between...

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RESCUE AT SEA

RESCUE AT SEA

by Clayton Evans

This heavily illustrated volume offers a comprehensive and dramatic history of coastal life saving and rescues at sea from the earliest times to the...

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REVOLUTION IN WARFARE?

REVOLUTION IN WARFARE?

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Impartial and intellectually rigorous, this book provides a comprehensive and fully documented account of the 1991 war, concentrating on an analysis...

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