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THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO COMBAT FLEETS OF THE WORLD, 16th Edition

by Eric Wertheim

Called “the nation’s premier naval reference book,” The Naval Institute Guide to Combat Fleets of the World is internationally...

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

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

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...

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NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO WORLD NAVAL WEAPON SYSTEMS

NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO WORLD NAVAL WEAPON SYSTEMS

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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THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO THE SHIPS AND AIRCRAFT OF THE U.S. FLEET, 19th Edition

by Norman Polmar

"This is the last edition of this work to be under the superb editorship of Norman Polmar. He and the USNIP are to be congratulated for this...

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U.S. AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

U.S. AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

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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BATTLESHIPS

BATTLESHIPS

by William H. Garzke Jr. and Robert O. Dulin Jr.

One of three volumes that trace the design, construction, and operation of post-1930 battleships and battlecruisers. See Related Items: Battleships:...

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

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

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

U.S. DESTROYERS

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...

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BRITISH AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

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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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

by Gary Staff, Illustrations by Marsden Samuel

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

by Eduard Sozaev and John Tredrea

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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ANATOMY OF NELSON'S SHIPS

THE ANATOMY OF NELSON'S SHIPS

by C. Nepean Longridge

This complete reference includes many photographs previously unavailable to the general public, nearly 200 line drawings, foldout inboard and...

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THE BRITISH BATTLESHIP

by Norman Friedman

Norman Friedman brings a new perspective to an ever-popular subject in The British Battleship: 1906–1946. With a unique ability to frame...

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