Virginia Steele Wood

Virginia Steele Wood was the Library of Congress Naval & Maritime History Reference Librarian for 32 years. Her publications include the award-winning, Live Oaking: Southern Timber for Tall Ships. She has served on the Secretary of the Navy’s Advisory Subcommittee on Naval History, and is a member of the Board of Directors, Naval Historical Foundation.

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Maritime Security Dialogue

Fri, 2018-10-05

Maritime Security DialogueNaval Aviation: Readiness Recovery for Combat A discussion with VADM DeWolfe Miller, USNCommander,...

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22 September - Annual Symposium

Sat, 2018-09-22

22 September - Annual Symposium

Sat, 2018-09-22

John B. Lundstrom

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