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<a href="/store/books/ebook-editions/battleship-bismarck">BATTLESHIP BISMARCK</a>

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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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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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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<a href="/store/books/history/jutland">BEFORE JUTLAND</a>

by James Goldrick

Before Jutland is a definitive study of the naval engagements in northern European waters in 1914–15 when the German High Sea Fleet faced the Grand...

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<a href="/store/books/age-sail/ironclad">BEFORE THE IRONCLAD</a>

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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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/benjamin-franklin-isherwood-naval-engineer">BENJAMIN FRANKLIN ISHERWOOD, NAVAL ENGINEER</a>

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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<a href="/store/books/bluejacket-books/beyond-barrier">BEYOND THE BARRIER</a>

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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<a href="/store/books/history/big-gun-battles">BIG GUN BATTLES</a>

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

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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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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/big-guns-brave-men">BIG GUNS, BRAVE MEN</a>

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 1945....

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BISMARCK CHASE

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by Robert J. Winklareth

On 24 May 1941 one of the most famous naval engagements of World War II—the sinking of the battlecruiser HMS Hood by the German battleship Bismarck—...

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<a href="/store/books/bluejacket-books/black-cat-raiders-wwii">BLACK CAT RAIDERS OF WWII</a>

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

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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

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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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<a href="/store/books/association-us-army-ausa/black-ops-vietnam">BLACK OPS, VIETNAM</a>

by Robert M. Gillespie

During the Vietnam War, the Military Assistance Command, Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MACVSOG) was a highly-classified, U.S. joint-service...

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