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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/kissing-sailor">THE KISSING SAILOR</a>

by Lawrence Verria

On August 14, 1945, Alfred Eisenstaedt took a picture of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square, minutes after they heard of Japan’s surrender to...

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BATTLE OF LEYTE GULF

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by Thomas J. Cutler

The last great naval battle of World War II, Leyte Gulf also is remembered as the biggest naval battle ever fought anywhere, and this book has been...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/black-sheep-0">BLACK SHEEP</a>

by John F. Wukovitz

The turbulent life of Gregory Pappy Boyington, the top U.S. Marine ace of the Pacific, is captured in memorable detail by the acclaimed author of One...

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<a href="/store/books/aircraft-reference/corsair">CORSAIR</a>

by Barrett Tillman

This is the remarkable story of an airplane that became a legend--with a sleek silhouette and bent wings, it doubled as a day and night fighter,...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/destined-glory">DESTINED FOR GLORY</a>

by Thomas Wildenburg

On 4 June 1942, three squadrons of U.S. Navy Dauntless dive bombers destroyed Japan's carrier force sent to neutralize Midway, changing the course of...

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IRON MEN AND TIN FISH

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by Anthony Newpower

Building his case out of original research from U.S., British, and German archives, and from interviews with submarine veterans, Anthony Newpower...

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<a href="/store/books/audio-books/japanese-destroyer-captain">JAPANESE DESTROYER CAPTAIN</a>

by Capt. Tameichi Hara

This highly regarded war memoir was a best seller in both Japan and the United States during the 1960s and has long been treasured by historians for...

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MIDWAY

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by Mitsuo Fuchida

This landmark study was first published in English by the Naval Institute in 1955 and was added to the Classics of Naval Literature series in 1992....

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/neither-sharks-nor-wolves">NEITHER SHARKS NOR WOLVES</a>

by Timothy Mulligan

Although countless books have been written about the U-boat war in the Atlantic, precious few facts have come to light about the men who served in...

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<a href="/store/books/bluejacket-books/overdue-and-presumed-lost">OVERDUE AND PRESUMED LOST</a>

by Martin Sheridan

The USS Bullhead was the last American naval vessel lost in World War II. This history of the submarine--from launch to disappearance--is told by the...

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<a href="/store/books/ebook-editions/first-south-pacific-campaign">THE FIRST SOUTH PACIFIC CAMPAIGN</a>

by John B. Lundstrom

On May 7 and 8, 1942, fast carrier task forces from the United States and Imperial Japanese met in combat for the first time in the Battle of the...

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UTMOST SAVAGERY

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by Col. Joseph H. Alexander USMC (Ret.)

Marine combat veteran and award-winning military historian Joseph Alexander takes a fresh look at one of the bloodiest battles of the Pacific War....

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A SPECIAL VALOR

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by Richard Wheeler

If the U.S. Marines gave birth to a legend in the halls of Montezuma in the nineteenth century, they added glorious luster to it with their heroism...

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<a href="/store/books/biography-memoirs/first-fight">FIRST TO FIGHT</a>

by Victor H. Krulak

"Required Reading" Marine Corps Professional Reading Program Bluejacket Paperback Book Series In this riveting insider's chronicle, legendary Marine...

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<a href="/store/books/audio-books/nomonhan-1939">NOMONHAN, 1939</a>

by Stuart D. Goldman

Stuart Goldman convincingly argues that a little-known, but intense Soviet-Japanese conflict along the Manchurian-Mongolian frontier at Nomonhan...

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