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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/warships-great-war-era">WARSHIPS OF THE GREAT WAR ERA</a>

by David Hobbs

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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<a href="/store/books/cold-war/washingtons-taiwan-dilemma-1949-1950">WASHINGTON&#039;S TAIWAN DILEMMA, 1949-1950</a>

by David M. Finkelstein

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

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WASTRELS OF DEFENSE

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by Winslow T. Wheeler

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

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WE SHALL FIGHT THEM ON THE BEACHES

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by Brian Lavery

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

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<a href="/store/books/ebook-editions/west-wind-flood-tide">WEST WIND, FLOOD TIDE</a>

by Jack Friend

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

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WHERE ARE THE WMDs?

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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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<a href="/store/books/aviation/whitey">WHITEY</a>

by Peter B. Mersky

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 of any...

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<a href="/store/books/history/why-japanese-lost">WHY THE JAPANESE LOST</a>

by Bryan Perrett

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

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by Rufus Phillips

In The Best and the Brightest, David Halberstam describes Rufus Phillips coming before President Kennedy during the Vietnam War and “admitting the...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/wings-fleet">Wings for the Fleet</a>

by Rear Adm. George, van Deurs USN (Ret.)

The men who ventured into the air in the Navy’s first aircraft were not only daring—they had vision, persistence, and a nearly unlimited...

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<a href="/store/books/new-perspectives-maritime-history-and-nautical-archaeology-series/commodore-perry-japan">WITH COMMODORE PERRY TO JAPAN</a>

by John A. Wolter

With Commodore Perry to Japan offers a personal account of Commodore Matthew Calbraith Perry’s expedition to Japan through the eyes of a sixteen-year...

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<a href="/store/books/biography-memoirs/women-war">WOMEN AT WAR</a>

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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<a href="/store/books/us-naval-institute-chronicles/women-navy-challenges">WOMEN IN THE NAVY: THE CHALLENGES</a>

by Thomas J. Cutler

The U.S. Naval Institute Chronicles series focuses on the relevance of history by exploring topics like significant battles, personalities, and...

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<a href="/store/books/us-naval-institute-chronicles/women-navy-history">WOMEN IN THE NAVY: THE HISTORY</a>

by Thomas J. Cutler

The U.S. Naval Institute Chronicles series focuses on the relevance of history by exploring topics like significant battles, personalities, and...

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WORLD'S MERCHANT FLEETS, 1939

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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 the...

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