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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/warships-napoleonic-era">WARSHIPS OF THE NAPOLEONIC ERA</a>

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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<a href="/store/books/ship-reference/mussolinis-navy">MUSSOLINI&#039;S NAVY</a>

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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<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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MINIATURE SHIP MODELS

<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/miniature-ship-models">MINIATURE SHIP MODELS</a>

by Paul Jacobs

Packed with hundreds of color photographs of the finest examples of miniature ship models in existence, this book traces the history of modern models...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/battleship-builders">THE BATTLESHIP BUILDERS</a>

by Ian Johnston

The launch in 1906 of HMS Dreadnought, the world’s first all-big-gun battleship, rendered all existing battle fleets obsolete while at the same time...

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<a href="/store/books/history/type-vii">TYPE VII</a>

by Marek Krzysztalowicz

First conceived in the mid-1930s, the Type VII submarine was still in production at the end of World War II. Subject to continuous improvement...

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SUBMARINES OF THE RUSSIAN AND SOVIET NAVIES, 1718-1990

<a href="/store/books/ship-reference/submarines-russian-and-soviet-navies-1718-1990">SUBMARINES OF THE RUSSIAN AND SOVIET NAVIES, 1718-1990</a>

by Norman Polmar

The first book to comprehensively describe Russian and Soviet submarine development and operations since 1718. It draws on sources inaccessible to...

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U.S. SUBMARINES THROUGH 1945

<a href="/store/books/ship-reference/us-submarines-through-1945">U.S. SUBMARINES THROUGH 1945</a>

by Norman Friedman

This series offers detailed descriptions of the evolution of all classes of the principal U.S. combatant types. Each volume is fully illustrated with...

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SUMNER-GEARING-CLASS DESTROYERS

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by Robert F. Sumrall

The U.S. Navy's Sumner-Gearing-class destroyers served as a standard for post-World War II destroyer design and development. This handsomely...

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BATTLESHIP YAMATO

<a href="/store/books/ship-reference/battleship-yamato">THE BATTLESHIP YAMATO</a>

by Janusz Skulski

This richly detailed tribute to the legendary Yamato is now back in print by popular demand. Equipped with the largest guns and heaviest armor and...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/british-and-commonwealth-warship-camouflage-wwii">BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH WARSHIP CAMOUFLAGE OF WWII</a>

by Malcolm George Wright

During World War II, navies developed low-visibility camouflage for their ships on both vertical and horizontal surfaces. The result reduced...

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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/british-and-commonwealth-warship-camouflage-wwii">BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH WARSHIP CAMOUFLAGE OF WWII</a>

by Malcolm George Wright

During World War II, navies developed camouflage for their ships. Applying it to both vertical and horizontal surfaces, they reduced visibility and...

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<a href="/store/books/forthcoming-titles/battleship-arizona">BATTLESHIP ARIZONA</a>

by Paul Stillwell

“This study of Pearl Harbor's most famous casualty is less a biography of a warship than a sympathetic profile of the crew and their...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/shipyard-war">A SHIPYARD AT WAR</a>

by Ian Johnston

A companion to the highly successful Clydebank Battlecruisers, this collection of stunning shipyard photos, most previously unpublished, further...

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FIRST DESTROYERS

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by David Lyon

A fascinating collection of information on the early development of the British torpedo boat destroyers up to the River class of 1900.

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