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US DESTROYERS IN ACTION Part 4.  Focues on the Allen M. Sumner Class and Gearing Class Destroyers from WWII through conversion and modernization.
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A GLORIOUS PAGE IN OUR HISTORY: THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY 4-6 JUNE 1942. Extra large volume with over 300 photographs and maps. The photos with their detailed captions set this book apart from all others.
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TARAWA/WASP-CLASS ASSAULT SHIPS in Action Pictorial History.  The largest and most versatile ships of their type afloat, and  the ultimate expression of the concept of amphibious warfare.
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THEY CAME TO DESTROY AMERICA: The FBI goes to war against Nazi spies and saboteurs before and during World War II. The three documented landings of Nazi spies or saboteurs on American shores.
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HERO OF THE RHINE. THE KARL TIMMERMANN STORY. The stranger than fiction story of the German-born U.S. Lieutenant to lead the incredible charge which captured the vital first crossing of the Rhine River in 1945.
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AMERICAN BATTLESHIPS: A Pictorial History of BB-1 to BB-71. A compact operational history of Navy battleship action from the Spanish American War through to Operation Desert Storm, plus Ship Data Sheets for every battleship.
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SMALL BOATS & LARGE SLOW TARGETS: Oral Histories of United States Navy Amphibious Forces Personnel in WWII. After 50 years, at last we can learn how it was to be a Navy crewman on small landing boats and LSTs.
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STEADY NERVES AND STOUT HEARTS: The USS Enterprise (CV-6) Air Group and Pearl Harbor, 7 December 1941  --  Navy Scouting Squadron VS-2  --  Navy Aircraft
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THE ALEUTIAN WARRIORS: A History of the 11th Air Force and Fleet Air Wing 4, From the Air Force Association to pay tribute to those air warriors who fought against both the Japanese and the terrible weather to reclaim Alaskan
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DESTINATION TOKYO: A Pictorial History of Doolittle's Tokyo Raid, April 18, 1942. One of the most daring and dangerous missions of World War II.
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THE BRIDGE AT REMAGEN: The Amazing Story of March 7, 1945 -- The Day the Rhine River Was Crossed. 9th Armored Division. For the full story, the author also interviewed the Germans whose job it was to defend the bridge.
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EAST WIND RAIN. A Pictorial History of the Pearl Harbor Attack. The most comprehensive pictorial history of the attack ever published with over 500 photos and maps.
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ENEMY ON ISLAND...ISSUE IN DOUBT. The Capture of WAKE ISLAND, December, 1941. Now in its seventh printing, this is the finest history available on the heroic 1941 Battle for Wake Island.
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AMERICAN CRUISERS OF WORLD WAR II: A Pictorial Encyclopedia. The story of all 74 cruisers, with a historical summary of each ship's war record. Well documented with b/w photos of each ship, many of the pictures being of battle
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REGIA MARINA: Italian Battleships of World War Two.  This book is mostly a wonderful pictorial history, but it contains insightful narrative to inform the reader about the crucial battles of Taranto and Sirte.
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DESTROYER ESCORTS OF WWII. DEs built and equipped specifically to seek and to destroy enemy submarines with depth charges, torpedoes, & guns and speeds over 20 knots.
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RISE OF THE IRONCLADS. The first ironclad battleship was constructed in the American Civil War in 1861, this the ex-USS Merrimack, renamed the CSS Virginia.  Construction of the Union Navy's first ironclad, the USS Monitor, wa
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KEYSTONE BATTLESHIP: USS PENNSYLVANIA (BB-38). She had twelve 14-inch guns which could throw a 14-inch, 1,400 lb projective over 10 miles This fine pictorial history of the Pennsylvania includes many photos and supporting nar
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GOLDEN STATE BATTLEWAGON: USS California (BB-44). The battleship was badly damaged at Pearl Harbor, but she was repaired and able to resume the war by 1944 at the invasion of Saipan.  --  Navy Ship
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FREE STATE BATTLEWAGON: USS Maryland (BB-46) in WWII. She was fast, heavily armored, and her new 16-inch naval guns were bigger than any guns ever previously used on a U.S. battleship.
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MOUNTAINEER BATTLEWAGON: USS West Virginia (BB-48) was scarred at Pearl Harbor, but she was repaired and earned 5 Battle Stars. This is a record of her war history with photos and narrative of the excellent spirit and pride of
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USS IOWA (BB-61). Pictorial History. The detailed description of Iowa's equipment and armament is enhanced by great photography. Iowa answered the call to serve her country for 3 deployments: WWII, Korea, and The Gulf War
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USS LOS ANGELES (CA-135):  COLD WAR SENTINEL.  Heavy Cruiser in post-WWII China, the Korean War and the Cold War until 1963.
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USS YORKTOWN (CV-10). This excellent pictorial records her long and important roles with the US Navy through WWII, the Korean War and the Vietnam War.
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USS INTREPID (CV-11): The Floating Drydock. Provides great detail and understanding of the various weapons and sensor systems of the ship, plus her memorable record of service in WWII & Vietnam. Pictorial.
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THAT GALLANT SHIP: USS Yorktown (CV-5). Extremely well researched, readers will have no trouble understanding the ship's history, especially the minute-by-minute, blow by blow final battle with the Japanese at Midway, June '44
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USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6): The Most Decorated Ship of World War II. A Pictorial History. Enterprise amassed a grand total of 21 battle stars from every major campaign in the Pacific.
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THE SHIP THAT WOULD NOT DIE: USS Laffey (DD-724), by RADM F. Julian Becton. At Okinawa, Laffey was attacked by no less than 22 Kamikazes. Becton uses gripping, white-knuckle narrative to detail the valiant efforts to defend
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USS Cassin Young (DD-793), A Fletcher Class Destroyer. An illustrated operational history from WWII to Korean and the Cold War. by J. Scott Harmon.
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USS BOWFIN (SS-287). This book lists all of the physical characteristics of the USS Bowfin, and it records all of her WWII War Patrols. Scores of superb photographs, line drawings, illustrations, and cutaway drawings.
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FLEET SUBMARINES OF WORLD WAR TWO. A description of every US Fleet Submarine from the War, from the Gato Class through to the Tench Class. The physical capabilities as well as the armament of each sub class are listed. PICTORI
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EAST WIND RAIN. by Stan Cohen. A Video History of the Pearl Harbor Attack, December 7 '41 using original footage from the 1930s, film of the actual attack, and scenes of the same sites today.
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U-BOATS: U-Boats in Action (SC). Germany's U-Boat offensive and the types that fought it. Provides the most full and complete reference yet on this fantastic subject. 110 photos, over 40 detail dwgs
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U.S. SUBS in Action. -OUT OF PRINT-Fully illustrated. Filled with heroic images of the US submarines and their crews which devastated the Japanese fleet and merchant shipping.
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U.S. BATTLESHIPS, PART 1: Those designed before the Washington Treaty of 1922. Ships that bore the brunt of the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor. Rebuilt, they fought back to final victory in 1945.
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U.S. BATTLESHIPS, PART 2: US fast battleships from WW II onward. Included are the 2 North Carolina class, 4 South Dakota class and 4 Iowa class battleships. Covers their construction, service & action.
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U.S. AIRCRAFT CARRIERS In ACTION, PART 1: The early US Navy WWII carriers: Langley, Ranger, Wasp, Lexington, Hornet, Saratoga, and Enterprise.
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PT BOAT IN ACTION: They were made of wood -- a keel hand-hewn of Alaskan Spruce with frames and planking of African Mahogany, but they were matched up against the biggest steel warships of the Japanese and Nazi fleets.
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FLETCHER Class Destroyer DD Warships In Action. The US Navy's primary destroyer class of WW II, being able to keep up with fast carrier task forces in the Pacific. Primary role was as anti-submarine & anti-aircraft protection
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ESCORT CARRIERS IN ACTION. They handled missions such as convoy escort, close air support operations during amphibious landings and anti-submarine warfare, freeing the Fleet Carriers for offensive operations. Over 100 photos
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