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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 both...

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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 Ships and Aircraft of the U.S. Fleet, 19th Edition

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 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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Naval Weapons of World War One

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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The World of the Battleship

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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Armoured Trains

by Paul Malmassari

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

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FIELD ARTILLERY AND FIREPOWER

Field Artillery and Firepower

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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GERMAN NAVAL GUNS, 1939-1945

German Naval Guns, 1939-1945

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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Torpedo

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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U.S. Battleships

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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SHIP KILLER

Ship Killer

by Thomas Wildenberg

Since the start of the 20th Century there have been several thousand books published about submarines and on the order of a thousand discussing...

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UNMANNED COMBAT AIR SYSTEMS

Unmanned Combat Air Systems

by Norman Friedman

The U.S. Navy’s Unmanned Combat Air System aircraft currently in development will transform naval aviation, extending its reach while dramatically...

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THE U.S. NUCLEAR ARSENAL

The U.S. Nuclear Arsenal

by Norman Polmar

The atomic bomb ended the war against Japan in 1945 and became the centerpiece of U.S. and Soviet military strategy for the next 45 years. In the...

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The Bofors Gun

by Terry Gander

The 40mm Bofors Gun, first produced in the 1930s, has become one of the most famous artillery pieces of all time. It shows no sign of fading from the...

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