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THE 44-GUN FRIGATE USS CONSTITUTION

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by Karl-Heinz Marquardt

The Constitution was one of the first frigates built by the fledgling U.S. Navy, ordered in 1794 as a counter to the Barbary corsairs in the...

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<a href="/store/books/age-sail/ship-line">THE SHIP OF THE LINE</a>

by Brian Lavery

The Ship of the Line takes the best models from the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich to tell the story of the evolution of the ship of the line...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/warships-great-war-era">WARSHIPS OF THE GREAT WAR ERA</a>

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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ATLANTIC ESCORTS

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by David K. Brown

A warship designer and well-known author of a quartet of books on British warships, David K. Brown takes a detailed look at the Allied ships, weapons...

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BUILDING A MINIATURE NAVY BOARD MODEL

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by Phillip Reed

Phillip Reed's latest building guide tackles what many regard as the ultimate expression of the ship model maker s art, the Navy Board model. His...

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CONWAY'S BATTLESHIPS, Revised and Expanded

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by Ian Sturton

For two generations, battleships, sometimes known as all-big-gun ships, represented the military might and pride of their respective countries. They...

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<a href="/store/books/age-sail/cutty-sark">CUTTY SARK</a>

by Eric Kentley

Cutty Sark was the greatest of the tea clippers and an iconic British institution. This new work describes the eventful history of this celebrated...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/figureheads-royal-navy">FIGUREHEADS OF THE ROYAL NAVY</a>

by David Pulvertaft

The first figureheads that were carved to represent the names of British warships appeared during the reign of Henry VIII; the last ones were carved...

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<a href="/store/books/spring-2016-catalog/hunters-and-killers">Hunters and Killers</a>

by Norman Polmar

“The second book of this two-volume series begins at the turning point of the Battle of the Atlantic, when Allied efforts forced the U-boats to...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/seaforth-world-naval-review-2013">SEAFORTH WORLD NAVAL REVIEW 2013</a>

by Conrad Waters

Launched in 2009, this annual has rapidly established a reputation as an authoritative but affordable summary of developments in the naval world in...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/river-gunboats">River Gunboats</a>

by Roger Branfill-Cook

The first recorded engagement by a steam-powered warship took place on a river in 1824 when the Honourable East India Company’s gunboat Diana moved...

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THE NEW CUNARD QUEENS

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by Nils Schwerdtner

A lavish tribute to the world's bestknown shipping line, this beautifully illustrated book takes an intriguing look at three famous cruise liners:...

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<a href="/store/books/spring-2016-catalog/us-battleships">U.S. Battleships</a>

by Norman Friedman

Naval historians and enthusiasts alike will find U.S. Battleships to be the most comprehensive reference available on the entire development of U.S....

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BIRTH OF THE BATTLESHIP

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by John Beeler

The British ship designers who plied their trade between 1870 and 1881 have long been criticized for being retrogressive and emblematic of the so-...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/seaforth-world-naval-review-2015">SEAFORTH WORLD NAVAL REVIEW, 2015</a>

by Conrad Waters

Now in its seventh year, this annual has established an international reputation as an authoritative but affordable single volume summary of all the...

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