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SUMNER-GEARING-CLASS DESTROYERS

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by Robert F. Sumrall

The U.S. Navy's Sumner-Gearing-class destroyers served as a standard for post-World War II destroyer design and development. This handsomely...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/british-and-commonwealth-camouflage-wwii">British and Commonwealth Camouflage of WWII</a>

by Malcolm Wright

During World War II navies developed low visibility, horizontal and vertical surface camouflage for their ships. The camouflage served to reduce the...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/british-and-commonwealth-warship-camouflage-wwii">BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH WARSHIP CAMOUFLAGE OF WWII</a>

by Malcolm George Wright

During World War II, navies developed low-visibility camouflage for their ships on both vertical and horizontal surfaces. The result reduced...

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<a href="/store/books/forthcoming-titles/battleship-arizona">BATTLESHIP ARIZONA</a>

by Paul Stillwell

“This study of Pearl Harbor's most famous casualty is less a biography of a warship than a sympathetic profile of the crew and their...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/us-navy-and-war-europe">THE U.S. NAVY AND THE WAR IN EUROPE</a>

by Robert C. Stern

It is not surprising that the U.S. Navy's Pacific campaign during the Second World War received so much attention from naval historians--certainly...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/very-special-ships">VERY SPECIAL SHIPS</a>

by Arthur Nicholson

Very Special Ships is the first full-length book about the Abdiel-class fast minelayers, which were considered the fastest and most versatile to...

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CONWAY'S THE WAR AT SEA IN PHOTOGRAPHS, 1939-1945

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by Stuart Robertson

Hailed as the most extensive photographic record of the naval side of World War II ever produced when published in the U.K., this book is a must for...

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DESTROYER BATTLES

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by Robert C. Stern

Fast, maneuverable, and heavily armed, destroyers were the most aggressive surface warships of the twentieth century and fought in many battles. This...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/river-gunboats">River Gunboats</a>

by Roger Branfill-Cook

The first recorded engagement by a steam-powered warship took place on a river in 1824 when the Honourable East India Company’s gunboat Diana moved...

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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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<a href="/store/books/history/big-gun-battles">BIG GUN BATTLES</a>

by Robert. C. Stern

The outcome of much of the naval war in World War II was decided by the torpedo or the aerial bomb, making the submarine and aircraft carrier, the...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/clydebank-battlecruisers">CLYDEBANK BATTLECRUISERS</a>

by Ian Johnston

Between 1906 and 1920 the Clydebank shipyard of John Brown & Sons built five battlecruisers, each one bigger than the last, culminating in the...

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SHIP KILLER

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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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<a href="/store/books/history/gathering-storm">THE GATHERING STORM</a>

by Geirr Haarr

This is a superb survey of the fierce naval struggles, from 1939 up to the invasion of the Norway in April 1940. Beginning with the sinking of the...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/wings-valor">Wings of Valor</a>

by Nick Del Calzo

The Aces of World War I were knights of the sky, obeying an unwritten code of noblesse oblige. The romance of flight still clung to the Aces of...

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