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FIGHTING FOR MACARTHUR

by John Gordon

"2011 Arthur Goodzeit Book Award Winner" as presented by the New York Military Affairs Symposium As the only single-volume work to offer a...

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NIMITZ

NIMITZ

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Called a great book worthy of a great man, this definitive biography of the commander in chief of the Pacific Fleet in World War II, first published...

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NOTHING LESS THAN FULL VICTORY

NOTHING LESS THAN FULL VICTORY

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Despite the conclusions of two generations of historians, at the outset of World War II the U.S. Army was profoundly unprepared for war. After years...

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THE ABLEST NAVIGATOR

by J. Wandres

This action-packed biography focuses on a 1944 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, who was one of only fifty Jewish midshipmen commissioned in his...

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THE DRAGON'S WAR

THE DRAGON'S WAR

by Maochun Yu

Making full use of significant new sources in Chinese-language materials, U.S. Naval Academy professor Maochun Yu provides Western readers with the...

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THE FIRST TEAM AND THE GUADALCANAL CAMPAIGN

THE FIRST TEAM AND THE GUADALCANAL CAMPAIGN

by John Lundstrom

From huddled command conferences to cramped cockpits, John Lundstrom guides readers through the maelstrom of air combat at Guadalcanal in this...

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CAPTURED

by Roger Mansell

"After so many years, it’s surprising that World War II still has some untold stories.  In fact, a couple of the 'forgotten men...

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32 IN 44

32 IN '44

by Rodney K. Watterson

In the 1930s, the U.S. government's Portsmouth Navy Yard built less than two submarines a year, yet in 1944 it completed an astonishing 32...

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BATTLE SURFACE!

BATTLE SURFACE!

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Cmdr. Lawson Paterson "Red" Ramage was among an elite group of just seven U.S. submariners who were awarded the Medal of Honor during World...

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BENEATH THE WAVES

BENEATH THE WAVES

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The U.S. Navy's best known submarine officer, Capt. Edward L. Beach, enjoyed fame both as a bestselling author and as a highly decorated naval...

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BLACK SHEEP

BLACK SHEEP

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Named a Proceedings Notable Naval Books of 2011 The turbulent life of Gregory "Pappy" Boyington, the top U.S. Marine ace of the Pacific, is...

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BLACK SHOE CARRIER ADMIRAL

by John Lundstrom

“It is very difficult to turn around a half century of conventional wisdom, but John Lundstrom has done it. In a careful but readable way, he...

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CHURCHILL GOES TO WAR

CHURCHILL GOES TO WAR

by Brian Lavery

One of Britain's top historians takes on a previously unexplored area of Churchill's wartime efforts in this much anticipated follow on to a...

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DECISION AT STRASBOURG

DECISION AT STRASBOURG

by David P. Colley

In late November 1944, just a day before Lt. Gen. Jacob Devers' Sixth Army Group was to launch a bold attack across the Rhine into Germany, Gen....

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EDGE OF VALOR

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Edge of Valor is the fifth thriller featuring the daring World War II exploits of Cdr. Todd Ingram by John J. Gobbell. The action begins when Ingram...

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