Cdr. Thomas B. Buell, USN (Ret.) was a noted naval historian the author of several books, most notably Master of Seapower: A Biography of Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King and The Quiet Warrior: A Biography of Admiral Raymond A. Spruance. He died in 2003.

Articles by Thomas Buell

PAINTING BY ARTHUR BEAUMONT

When the Birds Didn't Fly

By Commander Thomas B. Buell, U.S. Navy (Retired)
January 1999
]Even though artist Arthur Beaumont depicted her as a mighty Cold Warrior, the guided-missile frigate King and her sister surface ships in the 1960s struggled with a missile technology that ...

Guadalcanal: Neither Side Would Quit

By Commander Thomas B. Buell, U.S. Navy (Retired)
April 1980
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To Build a Better Ship . . . On Time

by Lt. Thomas B. Buell, USN
July 1966
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Assignment to New Construction

by Lt. Thomas B. Buell, USN
July 1965
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Books by Thomas Buell