Search for Books

Your tax-deductible gift to the Naval Institute Press underwrites worthy books that might not otherwise be published.

WWII

If you are a member, log in to receive member pricing

    
208-224 of 270 Products
Grid List

The Battleship Bismarck

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 '...

Available in Paperback
List Price: As low as $38.95
Clear The
Decks Price *: As low as
$7.79

The Blitzkrieg Legend

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...

Available in Paperback
List Price: As low as $38.95
Member Price: As low as $31.16
VICTORY IN DEFEAT

Victory in Defeat

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,...

Available in Hardback
List Price: As low as $38.95
Clear The
Decks Price *: As low as
$7.79

Why the Japanese Lost

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...

Available in Hardback
List Price: As low as $38.95
Member Price: As low as $31.16

"The Three Musketeers of the Army Air Forces"

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...

Available in Hardback
List Price: As low as $39.95
Member Price: As low as $31.96

Battleships of the Bismarck Class

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...

Available in Paperback
List Price: As low as $39.95
Member Price: As low as $31.96

Battleships of the Scharnhorst Class

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...

Available in Paperback
List Price: As low as $39.95
Member Price: As low as $31.96

British Destroyers and Frigates

by Norman Friedman

Since World War II the old categories of destroyer and frigate have tended to merge, a process that author Norman Friedman traces back to the...

List Price: As low as $
Member Price: As low as $
FIGHTING ADMIRALS OF WORLD WAR II

Fighting Admirals of World War II

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...

Available in Hardback
List Price: As low as $39.95
Clear The
Decks Price *: As low as
$15.98

German Light Cruisers of World War II

by Gerhard Koop

The warships of the World War II era German Navy are among the most popular subjects in naval history with many books devoted to the subject. However...

Available in Paperback
List Price: As low as $39.95
Clear The
Decks Price *: As low as
$9.99

Heavy Cruisers of the Admiral Hipper Class

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...

Available in Paperback
List Price: As low as $39.95
Member Price: As low as $31.96

Hitler's Forgotten Flotillas

by Lawrence Paterson

This study of the Kriegsmarine’s Sicherungsstreitkräfte, their security forces, fills a gap in the study of the German navy in World War...

Available in Hardback
List Price: As low as $39.95
Member Price: As low as $23.97
IN WHICH THEY SERVED

In Which They Served

by Brian Lavery

Brian Lavery's extensively researched study takes an in-depth look at the officers of the Royal Navy and the various routes they took from initial...

Available in Hardback
List Price: As low as $39.95
Member Price: As low as $31.96
JAPAN'S GESTAPO

Japan's Gestapo

by Mark Felton

Japan's military and secret police, the Kempetai, carried out a reign of terror against captive Asian nations, Allied POWs, and Japanese citizens...

Available in Hardback
List Price: As low as $39.95
Member Price: As low as $31.96

Pocket Battleships of the Deutschland Class

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...

Available in Paperback
List Price: As low as $39.95
Member Price: As low as $31.96

Clear the Decks


 
 

Conferences and Events

WEST 2017

Tue, 2017-02-21 - Thu, 2017-02-23

San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA

Tuesday, 21 February - Thursday, 23 February 2017 Co-Sponsored by AFCEA International and the U.S. Naval Institute. Registration...

View All

From the Press

Guest Speaker & Book Signing

Tue, 2016-12-13

Guest Lecturer

Tue, 2016-12-13 - Sun, 2016-11-13

Why Become a Member of the U.S. Naval Institute?

As an independent forum for over 135 years, the Naval Institute has been nurturing creative thinkers who responsibly raise their voices on matters relating to national defense.

Become a Member Renew Membership