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COMMAND UNDER SAIL

by James C. Bradford, Editor

This entertaining collection of essays takes a biographical approach to early American naval history. The period from 1775 to 1850 was a trying time...

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HEROES IN DUNGAREES

HEROES IN DUNGAREES

by John Bunker

A World War II merchant seaman, John Bunker takes a thorough look at the American merchant marines' significant contributions to the war effort....

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MAN OF WAR LIFE

by Charles Nordoff, Abridged and Edited by Vincent McInerney

In 1844, when barely 14, Charles Nordhoff managed to talk his way into the U.S. Navy. He was better educated than most of his fellow seamen, and was...

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NAVIES IN HISTORY

NAVIES IN HISTORY

by Clark G. Reynolds

This general history of the world's navies treats all major powers through the ages, from the Minoans in 2000 B.C. to the Americans in A.D. 2000...

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ROLLING HOME

by William Morris Barnes

Barnes was born in 1850 into a ship owning family in St. Johns, Newfoundland, and first went to sea while still a boy. At the outbreak of the First...

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SEACOAST FORTIFICATIONS OF THE UNITED STATES

by Emanuel Raymond Lewis

The only work available on the history of U.S. coastal defenses, including their armament and architecture. It will appeal to fort visitors and naval...

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SEIZING THE ENIGMA

by David Kahn

Seizing the Enigma tells the thrilling story of the Royal Navy’s battle to crack the Germans’ supposedly unbreakable U-boat Enigma code,...

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STRIKE WARFARE IN THE 21ST CENTURY

by Dale E. Knutsen

Strike warfare is a term rarely used in the media and almost never explained, although reports of conflicts often describe its application or effects...

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THE TWO-OCEAN WAR

THE TWO-OCEAN WAR

by Samuel Eliot Morison

Originally published in 1963, this classic, single-volume history draws on Morison's definitive 15-volume History of United States Naval...

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FROM MAHAN TO PEARL HARBOR

FROM MAHAN TO PEARL HARBOR

by Sadao Asada

Recipient of the Carleton College Distinguished Achievement Award, 2008 A long-anticipated major work by one of Japan's leading naval historians...

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NAVY STRATEGIC CULTURE

NAVY STRATEGIC CULTURE

by Roger W. Barnett

To provide readers with insights into how naval officers think about the conduct of naval warfare, retired naval officer and Naval War College...

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THE CAPTAIN WHO BURNED HIS SHIPS

by Gordon S. Brown

This is the first biography of Captain Thomas Tingey, who was a key figure in the development of the early U.S. Navy.  Having come to America...

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THE MILITARY ADVANTAGE, 2014 EDITION

by Terry Howell

Written by Terry Howell, an expert on military benefits, this book is the most reliable benefits manual for the over 30 million Americans who have...

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WAR PLAN ORANGE

WAR PLAN ORANGE

by Edward S. Miller

Based on twenty years of research in formerly secret archives, this book reveals for the first time the full significance of War Plan Orange—...

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A CALL TO ARMS

by William C. Hammond

Like the previous books in William C. Hammond’s award-winning historical fiction series, this fourth novel features the seafaring adventures of...

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