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BROKE OF THE SHANNON AND THE WAR OF 1812

by Tim Voelcker, Editor

Captain Philip Broke’s victory in 1813 over Captain Lawrence of USS Chesapeake, did much to restore the morale of the Royal Navy, shattered by...

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IN DEFENCE OF NAVAL SUPREMACY

by Jon Tetsuro Sumida

Sumida presents a provocative and authoritative revisionist history of the origins, nature and consequences of the "Dreadnought Revolution...

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THE BATTLE FOR BRITAIN

by Anthony J. Cumming

Praise for THE BATTLE FOR BRITAIN ~ "Cumming’s analysis can genuinely be said to break new ground in explaining the reality behind events...

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UTMOST GALLANTRY

by Kevin D. McCranie

Named a Proceedings Notable Naval Book of 2011 Recipient of an Honorable Mention/Finalist for a "2012 Samuel Eliot Morison Book Award for...

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ABLE SEAMEN

by Brian Lavery

Brian Lavery returns with the second volume of his engaging social history of the Royal Navy’s ‘lower deck.’ Able Seamen addresses...

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ALL HANDS

by Brian Lavery

Brian Lavery, the pre-eminent historian of the Royal Navy, returns with the third volume of his engaging social history of the Royal Navy's...

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FROM VERSAILLES TO MERS EL-KÉBIR

by George E. Melton

This book concerns itself with one of the most unlikely relationships in the two decades before World War II: the alliance of the Royal Navy and the...

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THE BATTLECRUISER HMS HOOD

by Bruce Taylor, Illustrations by Thomas Schmid

Representing five years of research, The Battlecruiser HMS Hood is easily the most comprehensive book ever published on this great warship. Bruce...

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X.1

by Roger Branfill-Cook

The ‘X’ stood for experimental, but it might equally have meant extraordinary, exotic or extravagant, as this giant submarine attracted...

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TUDOR WARSHIP MARY ROSE

by Douglas McElvogue

A new selection in the Anatomy of the Ship series, Tudor Warship Mary Rose is a unique insight into the architecture and construction of the iconic...

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YANGTZE SHOWDOWN

by Brian Izzard

The attack on the British frigate Amethyst on the Yangtze River by Chinese Communists in 1949 made international headlines. There was even more...

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BATTLESHIP RAMILLIES

by Ian Johnston and Mick French, Editors

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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NELSON’S BAND OF BROTHERS

by Peter Hore, Editor; In association with the 1805 Club

While there is a perennial interest in the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic wars and in Nelson himself, there is no reference work that chronicles...

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PIRATE NATION

by David Childs

For all the romantic mythology surrounding the court of Queen Elizabeth I, the financial underpinning of the reign of ‘Gloriana’ was...

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WARSHIPS OF THE GREAT WAR ERA

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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