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U-BOAT ATTACK LOGS

by Daniel Morgan & Bruce Taylor

During WWII over 250 Allied warships from a dozen navies were sunk by German U-boats. This groundbreaking study of 110 vessels provides a detailed...

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FRENCH DESTROYERS

by John Jordan and Jean Moulin

Between the world wars, France produced some of the largest and fastest destroyers in the world. Known as Contre-Torpilleurs, these striking and...

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DUTCH WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL, 1600-1714

by James Bender

For most of the seventeenth century the Netherlands constituted the most important maritime power in the world, with by far the largest merchant...

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GERMAN CAPITAL SHIPS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR

by Siegfried Breyer and Miroslaw Skwiot

Few warship types have had as much written about them as the Kriegsmarine’s capital ships, even though their battleships were so few in number...

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FRENCH WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL, 1786–1862

by Rif Winfield and Stephen S. Roberts

In 1786 the French navy had just emerged from its most successful war of the eighteenth century, and the reputation of its ship design and fighting...

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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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FIRESHIP

FIRESHIP

by Peter Kirsch

The fireship was the guided missile of the age of sail. Packed with incendiary (and sometimes explosive) material, it was aimed at its highly...

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FRENCH BATTLESHIPS, 1922-1956

FRENCH BATTLESHIPS, 1922-1956

by John Jordan and Robert Dumas

The French battleships of the Dunkerque and Richelieu classes were the most radical and influential battleship designs of the interwar period, and...

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FRENCH CRUISERS, 1922–1956

by John Jordan and Jean Moulin

The French produced some of the most striking and innovative interwar cruiser designs. A large amount of new information about these ships has become...

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GERMAN NAVAL CAMOUFLAGE

by John Asmussen and Eric Leon

For half a century German warship camouflage has proven a mystery to enthusiasts and model makers due to widespread destruction of naval archives at...

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GERMAN NAVAL CAMOUFLAGE

by Eric Leon and John Asmussen

This work book completes a highly original and superbly illustrated two-volume survey of German naval camouflage and markings in the Nazi era. The...

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THE RESTORATION WARSHIP

THE RESTORATION WARSHIP

by Richard Endsor

Superbly researched and expertly illustrated, this study offers one of the most detailed building and career histories of a ship ever written, the...

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WARSHIPS OF THE NAPOLEONIC ERA

by Robert Gardiner

Between 1793 and 1815 two decades of unrelenting naval warfare raised the sailing man of war to the zenith of its effectiveness as a weapon of war....

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MUSSOLINI'S NAVY

by Maurizio Brescia

This book is the only complete guide in English to the Regia Marina, the Italian navy with which Mussolini fought World War II. Starting with the...

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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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