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AIRCRAFT CARRIER The Majestic Weapon Book No. 3

By: DONALD MACINTYRE

Price: $7.00

Publisher: BALLANTINE:

Seller ID: IM442576


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IF BY SEA : THE FORGING OF THE AMERICAN

By: GEORGE C. DAUGHAN

Price: $18.99

Publisher: BASIC BOOKS (HA):

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Most historians trace the origins of the Continental Navy to George Washington's official inauguration of the Federal Navy in 1793, but the story actually begins years earlier: in 1775, at the advent of the American Revolution. In If By Sea, historian George C. Daughan uses decades of primary research to brilliantly trace the navy's little-recognized origins, showing that the battles of Lexington and Concord--as well as many subsequent battles, including Bunker Hill, New... View more info

FRIGATES : AN ACCOUNT OF THE LESSER WARS

By: JAMES HENDERSON

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NTC PUBLISHING GROUP:

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The Wordsworth Military Library covers the breadth of military history, including studies of individual leaders and accounts of major campaigns and great conflicts. View more info

FOR CREW AND COUNTRY

By: JOHN WUKOVITS

Price: $8.50

Publisher: ST. MARTINS:

Seller ID: IM329867


In "For Crew and Country," John Wukovits tells of the most dramatic naval battle of the Pacific War and the incredible sacrifice of the "USS Samuel B. Roberts." On October 25, 1944, the "Samuel B. Roberts," along with the other twelve vessels comprising its unit, stood between Japan's largest battleship force ever sent to sea and MacArthur's transports inside Leyte Gulf. Faced with the surprise appearance of more than twenty Japanese battleships, cruisers, and destroy... View more info

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WARSHIPS OF THE WORLD TO 1900

By: LINCOLN P. PAINE

Price: $8.50

Publisher: MARINER:

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LEFT FOR DEAD : A YOUNG MAN'S SEARCH FOR

By: PETE NELSON

Price: $6.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM116261


Just after midnight on July 30, 1945, the USS "Indianapolis" was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine. The ship sank in 14 minutes. More than 1,000 men were thrown into shark-infested waters. Those who survived the fiery sinking--some injured, many without life jackets--struggled to stay afloat in shark-infested waters as they waited for rescue. But the United States Navy did not even know they were missing. The Navy needed a scapegoat for this disaster. So it court-martial... View more info

SUBMARINE : A GUIDED TOUR INSIDE A NUCLE

By: TOM CLANCY

Price: $7.50

Publisher: BERKLEY PUBLISHING GROUP:

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ROYAL NAVY : A HISTORY FROM THE EARLIEST

By: WILLIAM LAIR CLOWES

Price: $12.00

Publisher: CHATHAM PUBLISHING:

Seller ID: IM408703


Volume six light wear to cover. View more info