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BATTLE SURFACE!

Battle Surface!

by Stephen L. Moore

Cmdr. Lawson Paterson “Red” Ramage was among an elite group of just seven U.S. submariners who were awarded the Medal of Honor during...

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Battleship Arizona

by Paul Stillwell

The tragic sight of the USS Arizona burning after the attack on Pearl Harbor is etched in the collective memory of the United States citizens that...

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Battleship Bismarck

by Burkard Baron von Mullenheim-Rechberg

Originally published to much acclaim in 1980, this is the story of the legendary German battleship that sunk the pride of the Royal Navy, HMS Hood,...

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Battleship Ramillies

by Ian Johnston

HMS Ramillies was the last battleship to join the Grand Fleet in 1917 and survived to fight in the Second World War. Although the ship did not make...

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Battleships of the Scharnhorst Class

by Gerhard Koop

The warships of the World War II German Navy are among the most popular subjects in naval history, and one of the best collections is the concise but...

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Before Jutland

by James Goldrick

The Society for Nautical Research announces ‘Anderson Medal for published works on Maritime History’ is awarded to James Goldrick...

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Before the Ironclad

by David K. Brown

When first published in 1990 Before the Ironclad was highly regarded and wholly unique. Brown’s work challenged old assumptions and started a...

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Benjamin Franklin Isherwood, Naval Engineer

by Charles Edward Sloan

A classic account of the 40-year naval career of Benjamin Franklin Isherwood, whose contributions to naval engineering helped usher in the...

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Beyond the Barrier

by Eugene Rodgers

When this book originally appeared in 1990, it was hailed as an important new work because of the author's access to Adm. Richard E. Byrd's just-...

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Big Gun Battles

by Robert. C. Stern

The outcome of much of the naval war in World War II was decided by the torpedo or the aerial bomb, making the submarine and aircraft carrier, the...

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BIG GUN MONITORS

Big Gun Monitors

by Ian Buxton

Little more than huge gun mountings fitted on simple, self-propelled rafts, the Royal Navy's big gun monitors were designed and built rapidly to...

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Big Guns, Brave Men

by Rodney Earl Walton

  Although it was the largest and final battle of the Pacific War, the Battle for Okinawa has long been overshadowed by other dramatic events in...

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Black Cat Raiders of WWII

by Richard C. Knott

Thanks to the PBY's daring pilots and their effective tactics, the slow outdated Catalina patrol bombers became the scourge of Japanese shipping in...

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BLACK COMPANY

Black Company

by Eric S. Purdon

The remarkable World War II story of PC 1264's crew of fifty African-American enlisted men as recounted by the ship's captain.

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BLACK MAY

Black May

by Michael Gannon

For three years German U-boats turned the Atlantic Ocean into a killing field, but in May 1943, the Allies struck back successfully and reversed the...

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