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Kaigun

by David C. Evans

One of the great spectacles of modern naval history is the Imperial Japanese Navy's instrumental role in Japan's rise from an isolationist feudal...

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Keep From All Thoughtful Men

by Jim Lacey

Keep from All Thoughtful Men overturns much accepted historical dogma on how World War II strategy was planned and implemented. It is taken for...

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KILLING GROUND ON OKINAWA

Killing Ground on Okinawa

by James H. Hallas

A key point in the Japanese defensive line on Okinawa in May 1945, Sugar Loaf Hill was the site of a tenacious seven-day battle that inflicted heavy...

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Leyte, June 1944-January 1945

by Samuel Eliot Morison

The twelfth volume returns to the Pacific for a dramatic retelling of one of the greatest naval battles of all time. The determining factors in the...

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LONELY VIGIL

Lonely Vigil

by Walter Lord

Called a stirring tale of forgotten heroes splendidly told by a master narrator, this saga of the valiant coastwatchers of the Pacific War...

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Master of Seapower

by Thomas B. Buell

A comprehensive biography of the most powerful naval officer in the history of the United States who was the controversial architect of the American...

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Memoirs

by Grand Admiral Karl Doenitz

These celebrated memoirs are the story of WWII, as told from the perspective of the German Navy's Grand Admiral Karl Doenitz. Credited with inventing...

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Midway

by Mitsuo Fuchida

Also Available as an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon This landmark study was first published in English by the Naval Institute in 1955 and was...

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MISSION RAISE HELL

Mission Raise Hell

by James F. Christ

With Guadalcanal firmly in American control by October 1943, the Allies decided to invade Bougainville, another island in the Solomon chain, to...

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MISTER ROBERTS

Mister Roberts

by Thomas Heggen

The novel, Mister Roberts, was an instant hit after being published in 1946 and was quickly adapted for the stage and screen.  The title...

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Mr. Roosevelt's Navy

by Patrick Abbazia

The U.S. Navy was at war in the Atlantic long before 7 December 1941, but little is known about that conflict. Mr. Roosevelt’s Navy is a vivid,...

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Mussolini's Navy

by Maurizio Brescia

This book is the only complete guide in English to the Regia Marina, the Italian navy with which Mussolini fought World War II. Starting with the...

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Naval Anti-Aircraft Guns and Gunnery

by Norman Friedman

This book does for naval anti-aircraft defense what Friedman’s Naval Firepower did for surface gunnery – it makes a highly complex but historically...

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Nazi Steel

by Marcus O. Jones

This study explores an exemplary instance of the close interaction between private and official interests in planning and executing the programs of...

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Neither Sharks Nor Wolves

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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