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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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GERMAN NAVAL GUNS, 1939-1945

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by Miroslaw Skwiot

From the huge 15-inch guns carried by the Bismarck to the smallest machine gun used by coastal forces, this comprehensive encyclopedia covers every...

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<a href="/store/books/history/torpedo">TORPEDO</a>

by Roger Branfill-Cook

The torpedo was the greatest single game-changer in the history of naval warfare. For the first time it allowed a small, cheap torpedo-firing vessel—...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/armoured-trains">Armoured Trains</a>

by Paul Malmassari

Completely revised and expanded since its French publication, Armoured Trains: An Illustrated Encyclopedia 1825–2016 is the first English-language...

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FIELD ARTILLERY AND FIREPOWER

<a href="/store/books/association-us-army-ausa/field-artillery-and-firepower">FIELD ARTILLERY AND FIREPOWER</a>

by Maj. Gen. J.B.A. Bailey

This definitive overview of the development and use of artillery makes the complex artillery systems of today understandable, while at the same time...

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<a href="/store/books/spring-2016-catalog/world-battleship">The World of the Battleship</a>

by Bruce Taylor

This new volume is intended to present a global vision of the development of the world’s battleships in the first half of the 20th century. In a...

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<a href="/store/books/history/naval-weapons-world-war-one">NAVAL WEAPONS OF WORLD WAR ONE</a>

by Norman Friedman

Although the Great War might be regarded as the heyday of the big-gun at sea, it also saw the maturing of underwater weapons, the mine and torpedo,...

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

<a href="/store/books/aircraft-reference/naval-institute-guide-ships-and-aircraft-us-fleet-18th-edition">THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO SHIPS AND AIRCRAFT OF THE U.S. FLEET, 18TH EDITION</a>

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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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/naval-institute-guide-ships-and-aircraft-us-fleet-19th-edition">THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO THE SHIPS AND AIRCRAFT OF THE U.S. FLEET, 19th Edition</a>

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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NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO WORLD NAVAL WEAPON SYSTEMS

<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/naval-institute-guide-world-naval-weapon-systems">NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO WORLD NAVAL WEAPON SYSTEMS</a>

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

<a href="/store/books/general-reference/naval-institute-guide-combat-fleets-world-15th-edition">Naval Institute Guide to COMBAT FLEETS OF THE WORLD, 15th Edition</a>

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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