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TAIWAN'S STATESMAN

Taiwan's Statesman

by Richard C. Kagan

A well-known observer of Taiwan and Asian history and culture provides an insightful biography of Lee Teng Hui, the pro-democracy statesman and...

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HORRIBLE SHIPWRECK!

Horrible Shipwreck!

by Andrew C.A. Jampoler

On August 25, 1833, the British convict ship Amphitrite, filled with more than one hundred women prisoners and their children along with a crew of...

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NIGHTS IN THE PINK MOTEL

Nights in the Pink Motel

by Robert Earle

Nights in the Pink Motel is the first historical account of the strategic process that sought to reverse the negative consequences of the U.S.-led...

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The Captain Who Burned His Ships

by Gordon S. Brown

This is the first biography of Captain Thomas Tingey, a seminal figure in the early development of the U.S. Navy. It is at the same time a biography...

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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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GUIDING LIGHTS

Guiding Lights

by Nancy Prothro Arbuthnot

In this easy-to-use reference, Naval Academy English professor Nancy Prothro Arbuthnot tells the stories behind sixty of the Academy's monuments and...

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PASSPORT NOT REQUIRED

Passport Not Required

by Eric Dietrich-Berryman

Before America entered World War II, twenty-two U.S. citizens went to England and volunteered with the Royal Navy. Commissioned between September...

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Paullin's History of Naval Administration, 1775-1911

by Charles Oscar Paullin

The classic collection of articles from the U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings.

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Rough Rider

by M. David Key

Rough Rider is a snapshot study of the significant career of President Theodore Roosevelt. Partly biographical sketch and partly analysis, the book...

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WASTRELS OF DEFENSE

Wastrels of Defense

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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ARMCHAIR WARRIORS

Armchair Warriors

by Joel R. Davidson

This book is a history of public information and personal ideas, specifically ideas about war and the military over the last century. It examines...

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COMMANDING LINCOLN'S NAVY

Commanding Lincoln's Navy

by Stephen R. Taaffe

The Union Navy played a vital role in winning the Civil War by blockading Confederate ports, cooperating with the Union Army in amphibious assaults,...

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Pushing the Limits

by Carl LaVO

Vice Admiral Allan Rockwell McCann left no reminiscences that might reveal a deeper sense of his extraordinary service, but naval historian Carl LaVO...

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POTEMKIN MUTINY

The Potemkin Mutiny

by Richard A. Hough

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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STEEL AND BLOOD

Steel and Blood

by Col. Ha Mai Viet ARVN

When South Vietnam was abandoned by its American allies and consequently defeated by the North Vietnamese in 1975, all its military records were lost...

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