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U.S. NAVY AGAINST THE AXIS

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by Vincent O'Hara

Naval historian Vincent O Hara recounts here the dramatic story of the U.S. Navy s surface fleet in World War II, especially its ship-to-ship combat...

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HONORABLE SURVIVOR

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by Lynne Joiner

Honorable Survivor weaves John S. Service’s extraordinary story into the fabric of a watershed moment in our history when World War II was ending,...

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PRESUMED LOST

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by Stephen L. Moore

When submarines failed to return to port from patrol, they were officially listed by the Navy as “overdue and presumed lost.” Loved ones were...

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RACING THE SUNRISE

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by Glen M. Williford

Glen Williford lends new insight to the reasons for America’s relatively quick comeback from the attack on Pearl Harbor. For the first time, he tells...

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by Alfred Grossmith Mason

The author was Navigation/Gunnery Officer on SS Empire Baffin, a 6,978 ton cargo ship. Aged 31 years he compiled this remarkable diary of the dramas...

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by Lawrence Paterson

The Kriegsmarine’s Schnellboote—fast attack boats or E-boats to the Allies—were the primary German naval attack units in coastal...

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by Alan Rems

While the Pacific War has been widely studied by military historians and venerated in popular culture through movies and other media, the fighting in...

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by Jack Brower

The Bismarck is probably the most famous warship of WWII. The German battleship, 45,000 tons, was completed in early 1941 and went on to sink the '...

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<a href="/store/books/association-us-army-ausa/blitzkrieg-legend">THE BLITZKRIEG LEGEND</a>

by Karl-Heinz Frieser

Here, for the first time in English, is an illuminating German perspective on the decisive blitzkrieg campaign. The account, written by the German...

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VICTORY IN DEFEAT

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by Gregory J.W. Urwin

Told here for the first time in vivid detail is the story of the defenders of Wake Island following their surrender to the Japanese on December 23,...

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<a href="/store/books/history/why-japanese-lost">WHY THE JAPANESE LOST</a>

by Bryan Perrett

This book tells the story of a war unlike any other in history, fought between a nation that believed itself to be invincible, even when its strength...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/three-musketeers-army-air-forces">&quot;THE THREE MUSKETEERS OF THE ARMY AIR FORCES&quot;</a>

by Robert O. Harder

While scores of books have been published about the atomic bombings that helped end World War II, little has been written about the personal lives...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/battleships-bismarck-class">BATTLESHIPS OF THE BISMARCK CLASS</a>

by Gerhard Koop

The warships of the World War II German Navy are among the most popular subjects in naval history, and one of the best collections is the concise but...

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by Gerhard Koop

The warships of the World War II German Navy are among the most popular subjects in naval history, and one of the best collections is the concise but...

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FIGHTING ADMIRALS OF WORLD WAR II

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by David Wragg

Control of the sea was a crucial element in the outcome of World War II. The U-boat campaign almost brought Britain to her knees; the Arctic convoys...

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