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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/official-chronology-us-navy-world-war-ii">The Official Chronology of the U.S. Navy in World War II</a>

by Robert J. Cressman

Ten years after the close of World War II, the U.S. Navy published a chronology of its operations in the war. Long out of print, the work focused on...

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<a href="/store/books/ebook-editions/purge-thirtieth-division">THE PURGE OF THE THIRTIETH DIVISION</a>

by Major General Henry Dozier Russell

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

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by Thomas B. Buell

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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<a href="/store/books/history/rising-sun-pacific-1931-april-1942">THE RISING SUN IN THE PACIFIC, 1931-APRIL 1942</a>

by Samuel Eliot Morison

The first two volumes of this firsthand history of the U.S. Navy in World War II covered operations in the Atlantic from September 1939 to June 1943...

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THE ROYAL NAVY AND THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN

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by Anthony J. Cumming

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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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/secret-war-middle-east">THE SECRET WAR FOR THE MIDDLE EAST</a>

by CDR Youssef H. Aboul-Enein USN

It can be argued that the Middle East during the World War II has been regarded as that conflict’s most overlooked theater of operations. Though the...

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<a href="/store/books/ebook-editions/spearheaders">THE SPEARHEADERS</a>

by James Altieri

The outlook for a victory by the Allied Powers was in doubt in 1942. When only two untested American divisions arrived in the European theatre, Gen....

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THE STRUGGLE FOR GUADALCANAL, August 1942- February 1943

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by Samuel Eliot Morison

The Struggle for Guadacanal, August 1942–February 1943, Volume 5 in the series, covers the six major engagements in the waters surrounding...

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<a href="/store/books/spring-2016-catalog/us-coast-guard-world-war-ii">The U.S. Coast Guard in World War II</a>

by Malcolm F. Willoughby

The intimate view of the U.S. Coast Guard’s dramatic World War II record has long been considered a classic. First published in 1957 and out of print...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/us-navy-and-war-europe">THE U.S. NAVY AND THE WAR IN EUROPE</a>

by Robert C. Stern

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

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/victoria-cross-sea">The Victoria Cross at Sea</a>

by John Winton

Naval Victoria Crosses (VCs) have been awarded to deserving service members in places as far apart in time and distance as the Baltic in 1854 and...

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<a href="/store/books/spring-2016-catalog/war-begins">THE WAR BEGINS</a>

by David Lee Russell

The War Begins reveals in detail the events of the early carrier raids by the U.S. Pacific Fleet against the Japanese in the first half of 1942 in...

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THE WILL TO WIN

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by Paul F. Braim

Called the Army's "greatest combat general" by President Truman, James Van Fleet led American and allied forces to battlefield victory during a...

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THREE DAYS TO PEARL

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by Peter J. Shepherd

As a young Royal Air Force technician stationed in Malaya in 1941, the author was ordered on a clandestine mission to Japanese-occupied Indo-China...

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TIN CAN MAN

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by E. J. Jernigan

E.J. Jernigan's memoir offers readers a fascinating glimpse of life as an enlisted man aboard the USS Saufley, one of the most highly decorated...

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