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THE GERMAN INVASION OF NORWAY

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This major history documents the German invasion of Norway, focusing on the events at sea. The first operation in which the air force, army, and navy...

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THE GOLDEN HORSESHOE

THE GOLDEN HORSESHOE

by Terence Roberston

The legendary U-boat ace Otto Kretschmer was branded "the Wolf of the Atlantic," for his exploits as one of the Kriegsmarine's finest U...

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THE HOSTILE SKY

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In the summer of 1942 Jim Vernon, a nineteen-year-old college student in Butte, Montana, joined the U.S. Navy's aviation cadet training program...

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THE INVASION OF FRANCE AND GERMANY, 1944-1945

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Samuel Eliot Morison's acclaimed multivolume The History of United States Naval Operations in World War II are being published by the Naval...

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THE LIBERATION OF THE PHILIPPINES: LUZON, MINDANAO, THE VISAYAS, 1944–1945

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After crushing Japanese naval power in the Pacific at Leyte Gulf, the U.S. moved to liberate the Philippines. Admiral Morison describes a series of...

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THE LITTORIO CLASS

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For its final battleship design Italy ignored all treaty restrictions on tonnage, and produced one of Europe's largest and most powerful capital...

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THE MEASURE OF A MAN

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  BOOK NEWS: The Measure of a Man: My Father, the Marine Corps, and Saipan by Naval Institute Press   Maj. Roger G. B. Broome, USMCR, died...

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THE NAVAL WAR IN THE MEDITERRANEAN, 1940-1943

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This was the first English-language account of the naval war to take advantage of the research in all languages to provide a comprehensive record of...

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THE PURGE OF THE THIRTIETH DIVISION

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The Purge of the Thirtieth Division is the only known account by any of the eighteen National Guard division commanders mobilized in 1940 and 1941....

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THE QUIET WARRIOR

THE QUIET WARRIOR

by CDR Thomas B. Buell, USN (Ret.)

Regarded as the standard biography of World War II naval hero Adm. Raymond A. Spruance, this work is now available in trade paperback for the first...

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THE RISING SUN IN THE PACIFIC, 1931-APRIL 1942

by Samuel Eliot Morison

Over the next three years, the Naval Institute Press will publish Samuel Eliot Morison's monumental History of United States Naval...

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THE ROYAL NAVY AND THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN

THE ROYAL NAVY AND THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN

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This persuasive study attacks the key myths surrounding the Battle of Britain to revise the relative status of maritime and aviation factors in the...

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THE SPEARHEADERS

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The outlook for a victory by the Allied Powers was dim in the spring of 1942. With only two untested American divisions arrived in the European...

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THE STRUGGLE FOR GUADALCANAL, August 1942- February 1943

THE STRUGGLE FOR GUADALCANAL, AUGUST 1942- FEBRUARY 1943

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THE STRUGGLE FOR GUADALCANAL, AUGUST 1942–FEBRURARY 1943, Volume 5 in the series, covers the six major engagements in the waters surrounding...

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THE U.S. NAVY AND THE WAR IN EUROPE

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

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