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O'Hara

Vincent P. O'Hara is a naval historian and the author and editor of numerous books including To Crown the Waves and On Seas Contested. He holds a history degree from the University of California at Berkeley and lives in Chula Vista, CA.

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U.S. NAVY AGAINST THE AXIS
Naval historian Vincent O'Hara recounts here the dramatic story of the U.S. Navy's surface... Read More
STRUGGLE FOR THE MIDDLE SEA
The Mediterranean Sea was the most intensely contested body of water in World War II. As the... Read More
THE GERMAN FLEET AT WAR, 1939-1945
The German Fleet at War relates the little-known history of the Kriegsmarine's surface fleet... Read More
TO CROWN THE WAVES
  BOOK NEWS: To Crown the Waves: The Great Navies of the First World War by Naval Institute... Read More
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Hill

George J. Hill graduated from the Harvard Medical School and served in the U.S. Marine Corps and the Public Health Service, retiring as a captain in the Navy Reserve in 1992. He lives in West Orange, NJ.

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PROCEED TO PESHAWAR
Proceed to Peshawar is a story of adventure in the Hindu Kush Mountains and of a previously untold... Read More
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11:30am, The Racquet & Tennis Club, c/o New York Commandery of NOUS, 370 Park Ave., New York,... Read More
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Noon, “Eight Bells Lecture Series,” Naval War College Museum, 686 Cushing Rd., Newport, RI Read More
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Aboul-Enein

Basil Aboul-Enein is a former captain of the U.S. Air Force, where he held the position as Public Health commander and Medical Intelligence Officer at Columbus AFB. He has a Masters in Military History through Norwich University. He currently teaches undergraduate nutrition courses at San Jacinto College and East Mississippi Community College and lives in Starkville, MS.

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Wukovits

John F. Wukovits is a military expert specializing in the Pacific Theater of World War II. He is the author of many books, including Eisenhower: A Biography; Pacific Alamo: The Battle for Wake Island; and American Commando: Evans Carlson, His WWII Marine Raiders, and America s First Special Forces Mission. He is a resident of Trenton, MI.

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BLACK SHEEP
Named a Proceedings Notable Naval Books of 2011 The turbulent life of Gregory "Pappy"... Read More
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Bendeck

Whitney. T. Bendeck has pursued a career in the field of history, focusing on deception, after visiting Normandy in 1998. Holding a PhD in history, she works for the International Affairs Program at Florida State University where she is an assistant instructor, as well as the Director of Undergraduate Studies. She lives in Crawfordville, FL.

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"A" FORCE
  "A" Force is also availble in an Audio Edition from Audible From Amazon... Read More
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Noon, The National WWII Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA Read More
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3:00pm, Hatchard's Bookshop, 187 Piccadilly, London, England Read More
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Goldman

Stuart D. Goldman is a scholar in residence at the National Council for Eurasian and East European Research in Washington, D.C. From 1979–2009, he was the senior specialist in Russian and Eurasian political and military affairs at the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress. A resident of Rockville, MD, he holds a PhD from Georgetown University.

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NOMONHAN, 1939
"THIS IS A BRILLIANT BATTLE STUDY HIGHLIGHTING THE MILITARY AND POLITICAL DECISIONS, ACTIONS,... Read More
NOMONHAN, 1939
Also Availble in an Audio Edition from Audible via Amazon Stuart Goldman convincingly argues that a... Read More
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Rigby

David Rigby holds a PhD in comparative history and works as an adjunct instructor at Boston-area colleges and universities.

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ALLIED MASTER STRATEGISTS
Awarded NASOH’s 2012 “John Lyman Book Award for Best U.S. Naval History” Calling... Read More
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Noon, “Eight Bells Lecture Series,” Naval War College Museum, 686 Cushing Rd., Newport, RI Read More
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Buell

Cdr. Thomas B. Buell, USN (Ret.), who died in 2003, was a noted naval historian and the author of several books, including The Quiet Warrior: A Biography of Admiral Raymond A. Spruance.

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THE QUIET WARRIOR
Regarded as the standard biography of World War II naval hero Adm. Raymond A. Spruance, this work... Read More
MASTER OF SEAPOWER
This is the first time in paperback for this standard biography of Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King,... Read More
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Verria

Lawrence Verria is the Social Studies Department Chair at North Kingstown High School, and Rhode Island's 2000 Teacher of the Year. During his twenty-nine year career as a history teacher, he served as an educational consultant to Frontline (PBS) and as a spokesperson for The Watson Institute for International Studies' Choices for the 21st Century Education Program at Brown University. He is the recipient of the Susan B.

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Horie

Yoshitake Horie, a Japanese field-grade Army officer who served as a liaison officer with the Japanese Navy, was in a unique position to describe in detail the respective positions, ideas, and assumptions that both services had about the Pacific War. A specialist in logistics and head of the headquarters on Chichi Jima, Horie was intimately involved with the battle plans.

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FIGHTING SPIRIT
This is the only memoir available in English by a Japanese military officer who helped plan the... Read More
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