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FREMANTLE’S SUBMARINES

by Michael Sturma

From unpromising beginnings in March 1942, the Allied submarine base at Fremantle on the west coast of Australia became a vital part of the Allied...

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HMS CAVALIER

by Richard Johnstone-Bryden

HMS Cavalier is a ‘C’-Class destroyer, one of 96 War Emergency Programme destroyers that were ordered between 1940 and 1942. She saw...

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NIMITZ

NIMITZ

by E. B. Potter

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

by Edward G. Miller

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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BANKRUPTING THE ENEMY

BANKRUPTING THE ENEMY

by Edward S. Miller

To listen to the author's lecture at the Library of Congress click on the following link. A great world power can wage economic war, forcing...

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NOMONHAN, 1939

by Stuart D. Goldman

"THIS IS A BRILLIANT BATTLE STUDY HIGHLIGHTING THE MILITARY AND POLITICAL DECISIONS, ACTIONS, AND BLUNDERS."— Military Officer...

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ALLIED MASTER STRATEGISTS

by David Rigby

Awarded NASOH’s 2012 “John Lyman Book Award for Best U.S. Naval History” Calling the Combined Chiefs of Staff the glue that held...

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ATHENIA TORPEDOED

by Francis M. Carroll

Just hours after World War II was declared, Germany struck its first blow, firing without warning on the passenger liner Athenia. The British ship...

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DECIPHERING THE RISING SUN

DECIPHERING THE RISING SUN

by Roger Dingman

This book is the first to document the vital role played by Americans, not of Japanese ancestry, who served as Japanese language officers in World...

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GUESTS OF THE EMPEROR

GUESTS OF THE EMPEROR

by Linda Goetz Holmes

In World War II, over 36,000 American men, mostly military but some civilian, were thrown into Japanese POW camps and forced to labor for companies...

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HARNESSING THE SKY

by Frederick M. Trapnell Jr. and Dana Trapnell Tibbitts

Harnessing the Sky is one of the last untold stories in 100 years of naval aviation. This biography of Vice Adm. Frederick M. Trapnell explores the...

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MASTER OF SEAPOWER

by CDR Thomas B. Buell, USN (Ret.)

This is the first time in paperback for this standard biography of Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King, who was the controversial architect of the American...

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