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A CENTURY OF CARRIER AVIATION

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by David Hobbs

Written by a retired Fleet Air Arm pilot in the Royal Navy and an award-winning historian of naval flying, this book provides a masterly overview of...

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by David K. Brown

When first published in 1990 Before the Ironclad was highly regarded and wholly unique. Brown’s work challenged old assumptions and started a...

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HITLER'S NAVY

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by Jak P. Mallmann Showell

Despite being heavily outnumbered by the navies of Great Britain and the United States, the German navy proved to be a serious adversary. Its major...

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MINIATURE SHIP MODELS

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by Paul Jacobs

Packed with hundreds of color photographs of the finest examples of miniature ship models in existence, this book traces the history of modern models...

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<a href="/store/books/age-sail/seamanship-age-sail">SEAMANSHIP IN THE AGE OF SAIL</a>

by John Harland

Numerous successful reprints of contemporary works on rigging and seamanship indicate the breadth of interest in the lost art of handling square-...

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<a href="/store/books/battleships-destroyers/battleship-builders">THE BATTLESHIP BUILDERS</a>

by Ian Johnston

The launch in 1906 of HMS Dreadnought, the world’s first all-big-gun battleship, rendered all existing battle fleets obsolete while at the same time...

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GERMAN NAVAL GUNS, 1939-1945

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by Miroslaw Skwiot

From the huge 15-inch guns carried by the Bismarck to the smallest machine gun used by coastal forces, this comprehensive encyclopedia covers every...

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<a href="/store/books/history/torpedo">TORPEDO</a>

by Roger Branfill-Cook

The torpedo was the greatest single game-changer in the history of naval warfare. For the first time it allowed a small, cheap torpedo-firing vessel—...

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<a href="/store/books/history/type-vii">TYPE VII</a>

by Marek Krzysztalowicz

First conceived in the mid-1930s, the Type VII submarine was still in production at the end of World War II. Subject to continuous improvement...

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SUBMARINES OF THE RUSSIAN AND SOVIET NAVIES, 1718-1990

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by Norman Polmar

The first book to comprehensively describe Russian and Soviet submarine development and operations since 1718. It draws on sources inaccessible to...

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U.S. SUBMARINES THROUGH 1945

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by Norman Friedman

This series offers detailed descriptions of the evolution of all classes of the principal U.S. combatant types. Each volume is fully illustrated with...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/hms-warrior-1860">HMS WARRIOR 1860</a>

by Andrew Lambert

A revolutionary ship symbolizing British naval might in the Victorian age, HMS Warrior was the world's first iron-hulled, armored warship and now a...

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INTRODUCTION TO NAVAL ENGINEERING, 2ND EDITION

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by David Blank

This second edition of the basic textbook in shipboard engineering presents the latest information on steam, gas turbine, and nuclear propulsion, as...

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SUMNER-GEARING-CLASS DESTROYERS

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by Robert F. Sumrall

The U.S. Navy's Sumner-Gearing-class destroyers served as a standard for post-World War II destroyer design and development. This handsomely...

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BATTLESHIP YAMATO

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by Janusz Skulski

This richly detailed tribute to the legendary Yamato is now back in print by popular demand. Equipped with the largest guns and heaviest armor and...

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