Edward J. Marolda , former senior historian of the U.S. Navy, has written or edited 11 books on the modern history of the Navy, including The U.S. Navy in the Korean War (2007) and, with Robert J. Schneller, Shield and Sword: The United States Navy and the Persian Gulf War (2001), both published by the Naval Institute Press.

Barrett Tillman is the author of many books about World War II naval aircraft and the Pacific air war, including Whirlwind: The Air War Against Japan, 1942–45 (Simon & Schuster, 2010), Clash of the Carriers: The True Story of the Marianas Turkey Shoot of World War II (NAL Caliber, 2005), and The Dauntless Dive Bomber of World War II , (Naval Institute Press, 1976, 2006).

J. Wandres is a retired U.S. Navy public affairs specialist and the author of The Ablest Navigator: Lieutenant Paul N. Shulman, USN, Israel’s Volunteer Admiral (Naval Institute Press, 2010). He is currently working on a book about the Norden Broadcasts, the U.S. Navy’s secret World War II propaganda programs transmitted in German to U-boat commanders and crews.



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Maritime Security Dialogue

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Maritime Security Dialogue A discussion with ADM Karl L. Schultz, USCGCommandant, U.S. Coast Guard Moderated by VADM Peter H....

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14 July - Book Discussion

Sat, 2018-07-14

14 July - Book Discussion

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