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PRESUMED LOST

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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 were...

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by George J. Hill

Proceed to Peshawar is a story of adventure in the Hindu Kush Mountains and of a previously untold military and naval intelligence mission during...

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by Mary Pat Kelly

Few Americans know the history-changing story of the men of the USS Mason, the only African-American sailors to take a World War II warship into...

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PUSHING THE ENVELOPE

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by Maj. Gen. Marion Carl

First published in 1994, this stirring autobiography of a fighter and test pilot takes readers full throttle through Carl's imposing list of "firsts...

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RACING THE SUNRISE

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by Glen M. Williford

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

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by William T. Y'Blood

Many regard this work as the definitive account of a controversial conflict of the war in the Pacific, the June 1944 battle known as the "Great...

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by Jim Bresnahan

Refighting the Pacific War looks at how World War II in the Pacific might have unfolded differently, giving historians, authors and veterans the...

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REPORT ON EXPERIENCE

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by John Mulgan

Report on Experience is a compelling memoir written by a quietly heroic author. This brilliantly written work provides insight both into the mind of...

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REQUIEM FOR BATTLESHIP YAMATO

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by Mitsuru Yoshida

A young ensign on the bridge of the fabled battleship Yamato during her final battle, recounts his experience.

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by Daniel Madsen

Aimed at the general reader with an interest in World War II and the U.S. Navy, this book looks at the massive salvage effort that followed the...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/riders-apocalypse">RIDERS OF THE APOCALYPSE</a>

by David R. Dorondo

Despite the enduring popular image of the blitzkrieg of World War II, the German Army always depended on horses. It could not have waged war without...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/river-gunboats">River Gunboats</a>

by Roger Branfill-Cook

The first recorded engagement by a steam-powered warship took place on a river in 1824 when the Honourable East India Company’s gunboat Diana moved...

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<a href="/store/books/fall-2016-catalog/running-big-ship">Running a Big Ship</a>

by Captain Rory O'Conor RN

First published in 1937, and now recognized as one of the most influential, yet highly accessible, volumes on naval command and organization,...

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SAILOR FROM OKLAHOMA

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by Floyd Beaver

Sailor from Oklahoma presents the life of the enlisted seaman, both before and during the war, as seen through the eyes of a young sailor from the...

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<a href="/store/books/aviation/samurai">SAMURAI!</a>

by Saburo Sakai

Saburo Sakai is Japan’s greatest fighter pilot to survive World War II, and his powerful memoir has proven to be one of the most popular and enduring...

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