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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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An Untaken Road

by Steven A. Pomeroy

Steven A. Pomeroy has authored the first history of the American mobile intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), a technology the United States...

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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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British Warships & Auxiliaries

by Steve Bush

This revised and updated guide to the ships, aircraft, and weapons of the Royal Navy fleet is now expanded to include Royal Marine Craft and Border...

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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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GUNN SIGHTS

Gunn Sights

by Tom Gunn

In 1975, Tom Gunn had a life-altering career change when he went from an eight-year stint as staff lawyer with the U. S. Senate to a job in aerospace...

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Marines Under Armor

by Kenneth W. Estes

In this story of men, machines and missions, Kenneth Estes tells how the U.S. Marine Corps came to acquire the armored fighting vehicle and what it...

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MISSLE CONTAGION

Missile Contagion

by Dennis M. Gormley

After first assessing the state of ballistic missile proliferation in the Middle East, South Asia, and Northeast Asia, Dennis Gormley identifies the...

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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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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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NETWORK-CENTRIC WARFARE

Network-Centric Warfare

by Norman Friedman

This book explains what network-centric warfare is, and how it works, using concrete historical naval examples rather than the usual abstractions....

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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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Sidewinder

by Ron Westrum

In the mid-1950s a small group of overworked, underpaid scientists and engineers on a remote base in the Mojave Desert developed a weapon no one had...

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