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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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DUTCH WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL, 1600-1714

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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

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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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BATTLECRUISER HMS HOOD

BATTLECRUISER HMS HOOD

by Bruce Taylor

Illustrations by Thomas Schmid Foreword by Vice Admiral Sir Louis le Bailly Through the twilight years of the British Empire the battlecruiser...

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BRITISH AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

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This book is a meticulously detailed history of British aircraft-carrying ships from the earliest experimental vessels to the Queen Elizabeth class,...

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BRITISH BATTLESHIPS, 1919–1945

by R. A. Burt

British Battleships, 1919–1939 is one of the most sought after naval reference books since its original publication in 1993. A masterpiece of...

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BRITISH DESTROYERS

BRITISH DESTROYERS

by Norman Friedman

A Proceedings Magazine 2010 Notable Naval Book Noted historian Norman Friedman provides the first detailed study of the Royal Navy's destroyer...

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GERMAN BATTLECRUISERS OF WORLD WAR ONE

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This is the most comprehensive study yet in the English language of the German Imperial Navy’s battlecruisers that served in the First World...

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RUSSIAN WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL, 1696-1860

RUSSIAN WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL, 1696-1860

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Peter the Great created the Russian navy from nothing, but it soon surpassed Sweden as the Baltic naval power, while in the Black Sea it became an...

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