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SOUTH PACIFIC DESTROYER

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by Russell Sydnor Crenshaw Jr.

Today only a select few know firsthand what it is like to feel their ship shudder from the blast of their own guns, watch enemy guns flash back, and...

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

The Pacific War changed abruptly in November 1943 when Admiral Chester Nimitz unleashed a relentless 18-month, 4,000-mile offensive across the...

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<a href="/store/books/spring-2016-catalog/battle-midway">The Battle of Midway</a>

by Thomas C. Hone

The Battle of Midway, commemorated annually in the U.S. Navy, warrants close attention. This Naval Institute guide includes some of the most vibrant...

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<a href="/store/books/biography-memoirs/galloping-ghost-0">The Galloping Ghost</a>

by Carl LaVO

Eugene Fluckey was one of the great naval heroes of World War II. His exploits as captain of the submarine USS Barb revolutionized undersea warfare...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/hostile-sky">The Hostile Sky</a>

by James W. Vernon

In the summer of 1942 Jim Vernon, a nineteen-year-old student in Butte, Montana, joined the U.S. Navy’s aviation cadet training program. By the end...

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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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OVERDUE AND PRESUMED LOST

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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...

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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 navies met in combat for the first time in the Battle of...

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