Samuel Eliot Morison

Rear Adm. Samuel Eliot Morison wrote many popular and award-winning books on maritime history. He was the recipient of two Pulitzer Prizes, two Bancroft Prizes, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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John Paul Jones
This book vividly portrays the illustrious career of John Paul Jones, from his early training at... Read More
The Two-Ocean War
Originally published in 1963, this classic, single-volume history draws on Morison's definitive... Read More
The Battle of the Atlantic, September 1939-1943
The Naval Institute Press has published Samuel Eliot Morison's monumental History of... Read More
Operations in North African Waters, October 1942-June 1943
Over the next three years, the Naval Institute Press will publish Samuel Eliot Morison's... Read More
The Rising Sun in the Pacific, 1931-April 1942
Over the next three years, the Naval Institute Press will publish Samuel Eliot Morison's... Read More
Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions, May 1942-August 1942
"In the end, despite more than fifty years having passed since their publication, Morison'... Read More
The Struggle for Guadalcanal, August 1942-February 1943
The Struggle for Guadacanal, August 1942–February 1943, Volume 5 in the series, covers the... Read More
Breaking the Bismarcks Barrier, 22 July 1942-1 May 1944
Breaking the Bismarcks Barrier, 22 July 1942 – 1 May 1944, Volume 6 in the series, examines... Read More
Aleutians, Gilberts and Marshalls, June 1941-April 1944
These handsome paperback editions of Samuel Eliot Morison’s multivolume The History of United... Read More
New Guinea and the Marianas, March 1944-August 1944
These handsome paperback editions of Samuel Eliot Morison’s multivolume The History of United... Read More
Sicily-Salerno-Anzio, June 1943-June 1944
These handsome paperback editions of Samuel Eliot Morison’s multivolume The History of United... Read More
The Atlantic Battle Won, May 1943-May 1945
Samuel Eliot Morison's acclaimed multivolume The History of United States Naval Operations in... Read More
The Invasion of France and Germany, 1944-1945
Samuel Eliot Morison's acclaimed multivolume The History of United States Naval Operations in... Read More
Leyte, June 1944-January 1945
Samuel Eliot Morison’s acclaimed multivolume The History of United States Naval Operations in... Read More
The Liberation of the Philippines: Luzon, Mindanao, the Visayas, 1944-1945
After crushing Japanese naval power in the Pacific at Leyte Gulf, the U.S. moved to liberate the... Read More
Victory in the Pacific, 1945
In this, the concluding volume of the series, Admiral Morison examines two of the most famous... Read More
History of U.S. Naval Operations in World War II
This iconic fourteen-volume series by Samuel Eliot Morison about U.S. naval operations during World... Read More
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2015 McMullen Naval History Symposium Participants ~
16-18 Sept., Mahan Hall, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD ~ Read More

 
 

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