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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/naval-institute-guide-combat-fleets-world-16th-edition">THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO COMBAT FLEETS OF THE WORLD, 16th Edition</a>

by Eric Wertheim

Called “the nation’s premier naval reference book,” Combat Fleets of the World is internationally acknowledged as the best one-volume reference to...

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Naval Institute Guide to COMBAT FLEETS OF THE WORLD, 15th Edition

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by Eric Wertheim

Internationally acknowledged as the best one-volume reference to the world's naval and paranaval forces, this popular Naval Institute guide is both...

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NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO WORLD NAVAL WEAPON SYSTEMS

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by Norman Friedman

Long recognized as the most comprehensive reference work available on the subject, this guide remains the only complete reference to the weapons...

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by Norman Polmar

This updated, 19th edition of The Naval Institute Guide to the Ships and Aircraft of the U.S. Fleet meets the high expectations and exacting...

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U.S. AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

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by Norman Friedman

This fully illustrated series offers detailed descriptions of the evolution of all classes of the principle U.S. combatant types, as well as plans,...

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BATTLESHIPS

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by William H. Garzke Jr.

One of three volumes that trace the design, construction, and operation of post-1930 battleships and battlecruisers.

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NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO SHIPS AND AIRCRAFT OF THE U.S. FLEET, 18TH EDITION

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by Norman Polmar

Packed with authoritative information, up-to-date photographs, line drawings, maps, and useful appendixes, this timely new guide describes the U.S....

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U.S. DESTROYERS

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by Norman Friedman

For two decades Norman Friedman's account of the development of American destroyers has been a standard reference. The revised edition includes the...

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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/british-aircraft-carriers">BRITISH AIRCRAFT CARRIERS</a>

by David Hobbs

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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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/british-battleships-1919-1945">BRITISH BATTLESHIPS, 1919-1945</a>

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

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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 from...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/british-warship-recognition-perkins-identification-album">British Warship Recognition: The Perkins Identification Album</a>

by Richard Perkins

In the inter-war years Richard Perkins, an amateur photographer and avid collector, amassed one of the world’s largest personal collections of...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/british-warship-recognition-perkins-identification-albums">British Warship Recognition: The Perkins Identification Albums</a>

by Richard Perkins

The Richard Perkins warship identification albums form one of the most detailed studies of the changes to the appearance of Royal Navy ships ever...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/german-battlecruisers-world-war-one">GERMAN BATTLECRUISERS OF WORLD WAR ONE</a>

by Gary Staff

This is the most comprehensive, English-language study of the German Imperial Navy’s battlecruisers that served in the First World War. Known as...

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RUSSIAN WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL, 1696-1860

<a href="/store/books/age-sail/russian-warships-age-sail-1696-1860">RUSSIAN WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL, 1696-1860</a>

by Eduard Sozaev

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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