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WHITEY

by Peter B. Mersky

Praise: “This fine tribute details how E.L. “Whitey” Feightner distinguished himself as a fighter pilot in the early days of World...

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ARCTIC WARRIORS

by Alfred Grossmith Mason; Edited by Julie Grossmith Deltrice

The author was Navigation/Gunnery Officer on SS Empire Baffin, a 6,978 ton cargo ship.  Aged 31 years he compiled this remarkable diary of the...

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SOUTH PACIFIC CAULDRON

by Alan Rems

 Also Availble in an Audio Edition via Amazon BOOK NEWS: South Pacific Cauldron: World War II's Great Forgotten Battlegrounds by Naval...

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THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY

by Thomas C. Hone, Editor

  BOOK NEWS: The Battle of Midway: The Naval Institute Guide to the U.S. Navy's Greatest Victory by Naval Institute Press   The best...

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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...

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THE BLITZKRIEG LEGEND

by Karl-Heinz Frieser

Here, for the first time in English, is an illuminating new German perspective on the decisive Blitzkrieg campaign of 1940. Karl-Heinz Frieser's...

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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,...

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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...

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ARMCHAIR WARRIORS

ARMCHAIR WARRIORS

by Joel R. Davidson

This book is a history of public information and personal ideas about war and the military over the last century. It examines the interplay between...

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HONORABLE SURVIVOR

HONORABLE SURVIVOR

by Lynne Joiner

Winner of the American Academy of Diplomacy's 2010 Douglas Dillon Award For a Book of Distinction on the Practice of American Diplomacy...

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PRESUMED LOST

PRESUMED LOST

by Stephen L. Moore

When submarines failed to return to port from patrol, they were officially listed by the Navy as "overdue and presumed lost." Loved ones...

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RACING THE SUNRISE

RACING THE SUNRISE

by Glen M. Williford

Glen Williford lends new insight into the reasons for America's relatively quick comeback from the attack on Pearl Harbor. For the first time, he...

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A BATTLE HISTORY OF THE IMPERIAL JAPANESE NAVY

A BATTLE HISTORY OF THE IMPERIAL JAPANESE NAVY

by Paul S. Dull

For almost 20 years, more than 200 reels of microfilmed Japanese naval records remained in the custody of the U.S. Naval History Division, virtually...

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AIR COMMANDOS AGAINST JAPAN

AIR COMMANDOS AGAINST JAPAN

by William T. Y'Blood

In 1943 the U.S. Army Air Forces created what would become the Air Commandos, a unit that marked a milestone in tactical operations in support of...

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AIRCRAFT CARRIERS AT WAR

AIRCRAFT CARRIERS AT WAR

by Admiral James L. Holloway III, USN (Ret.)

  Recommended reading as part of the Chief of Naval Operation's Professional Reading Program! Recipient of the 2011 Admiral of the Navy...

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