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THE BATTLE OF THE RIVER PLATE

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by Richard Woodman

A distinguished British maritime writer, Woodman offers a compelling reassessment of the British and German planning that led to the first and one of...

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by Bruce Taylor, Illustrations by Thomas Schmid

Representing five years of research, The Battlecruiser HMS Hood is easily the most comprehensive book ever published on this great warship. Bruce...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/battleship-bismarck">THE BATTLESHIP BISMARCK</a>

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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THE BIG E

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by Edward P. Stafford

A lasting memorial to the USS Enterprise, this classic tale of the carrier that contributed more than any other single warship to the naval victory...

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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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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/british-battleship">THE BRITISH BATTLESHIP</a>

by Norman Friedman

Norman Friedman brings a new perspective to an ever-popular subject in The British Battleship: 1906–1946. With a unique ability to frame...

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<a href="/store/books/history/british-pacific-fleet">THE BRITISH PACIFIC FLEET</a>

by David Hobbs

In August 1944 the British Pacific Fleet did not exist. Six months later it was strong enough to launch air attacks on Japanese territory, and by the...

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<a href="/store/books/ebook-editions/chief-culprit">THE CHIEF CULPRIT</a>

by Viktor Suvorov

Bestselling author Victor Suvorov probes newly released Soviet documents and reevaluates existing material to analyze Stalin's strategic design to...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/commando-pocketbook-1940-1945">THE COMMANDO POCKETBOOK, 1940-1945</a>

by Chris Westhorp

The Commandos were created by Winston Churchill in 1940 as a 'butcher and bolt' raiding unit to destroy vital targets in German occupied Europe....

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THE CRUEL SEA RETOLD

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by Bernard Edwards

Bernard Edwards recounts the history that Nicholas Monsarrat used as the basis of his famous adventure novel, The Cruel Sea, which tells the tale of...

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THE DRAGON'S WAR

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by Maochun Yu

Making full use of significant new sources in Chinese-language materials, U.S. Naval Academy professor Maochun Yu provides Western readers with the...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/elusive-enemy">THE ELUSIVE ENEMY</a>

by Douglas Ford

The Elusive Enemy explores the evolution of U.S. intelligence concerning the combat capabilities of the Imperial Japanese Navy and its air arm during...

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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-carriers/fast-carriers">THE FAST CARRIERS</a>

by Clark G. Reynolds

This classic study is considered essential reading for its analysis of fast aircraft carrier development in WWII. It provides a fascinating record...

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THE FIRST TEAM

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by John B. Lundstrom

Hailed as one of the finest examples of aviation research, this comprehensive 1984 study presents a detailed and scrupulously accurate operational...

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THE FIRST TEAM AND THE GUADALCANAL CAMPAIGN

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by John B. Lundstrom

From huddled command conferences to cramped cockpits, John Lundstrom guides readers through the maelstrom of air combat at Guadalcanal in this...

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