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Naval forces & warfare

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Austro-Hungarian Cruisers and Destroyers 1914-18

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Austro-Hungarian Cruisers and Destroyers 1914-18

Ryan K. Noppen

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Naval forces & warfare

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An expert in the field, Ryan Noppen examines Austro-Hungarian cruisers and destroyers in this fascinating study that will... [more]

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Thomas Jefferson And The Tripo

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Thomas Jefferson And The Tripo

Don Yaeger

History; African history; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Military history; Naval forces & warfare

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Now with a new afterword: How the captivity of American sailors planted the seeds of America's antislavery movements. [more]

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Byzantine Naval Forces 1261-1461: The Roman Empire's Last Marines

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Byzantine Naval Forces 1261-1461: The Roman Empire's Last Marines

Raffaele D'Amato

History; Middle Eastern history; Medieval history; Military history; Naval forces & warfare

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Drawing upon early literary sources, the evidence of period illuminated manuscripts, frescoes and other iconography, this... [more]

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Fighters Over the Fleet: Naval Air Defence from Biplanes to the Cold War

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Fighters Over the Fleet: Naval Air Defence from Biplanes to the Cold War...

Dr Norman Friedman, MD

History; Military history; Naval forces & warfare; Air forces & warfare

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Fighters Over the Fleet is an account of the parallel evolution of naval fighters for fleet air defense and the ships they... [more]

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River Plate 1939: The sinking of the Graf Spee

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River Plate 1939: The sinking of the Graf Spee

Angus Konstam

History; General & world history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Naval forces & warfare

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The first major naval action of World War II, the Battle of the River Plate was a British victory. Highly-illustrated, this... [more]

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The Silent Deep: The Royal Navy Submarine Service Since 1945

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The Silent Deep: The Royal Navy Submarine Service Since 1945

Peter Hennessy, James Jinks

History; Naval forces & warfare

Paperback

'The Ministry of Defence does not comment upon submarine operations' is the standard response of officialdom to enquiries... [more]

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The Imperial Japanese Navy of the Russo-Japanese War

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The Imperial Japanese Navy of the Russo-Japanese War

Mark Stille

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Military history; Naval forces & warfare

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When the Imperial Japanese Navy destroyed Russia's battle fleet during the Russo-Japanese War, it marked the emergence of... [more]

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Rising Sun, Falling Skies: The disastrous Java Sea Campaign of World War II

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Rising Sun, Falling Skies: The disastrous Java Sea Campaign of World War...

Jeffrey R. Cox

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Naval forces & warfare

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Few events have ever shaken a country in the way that the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor affected the United States. The... [more]

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Very Special Intelligence: The Story of the Admiralty's Operational Intelligence Centre 1939-1945

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Very Special Intelligence: The Story of the Admiralty's Operational Intelligence...

Patrick Beesley

History; Second World War; Naval forces & warfare; Military intelligence

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Perhaps the best book written on ULTRA and the use it was put to by the Admiralty, written by one who had personal experience... [more]

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Ottoman Navy Warships 1914-18

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Ottoman Navy Warships 1914-18

Ryan K. Noppen

History; First World War; Naval forces & warfare; Military & naval ships

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Presents an appraisal of the technical aspects and operations of the warships of the Ottoman Navy in World War I. Packed with... [more]

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Medieval Maritime Warfare

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Medieval Maritime Warfare

Charles D. Stanton

History; Medieval history; Maritime history; Military history; Naval forces & warfare

Hardback

Graphic account of medieval maritime warfare in the Mediterranean, the North Sea and the Baltic. Describes the ships, navigation,... [more]

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Empire of the Deep: The Rise and Fall of the British Navy

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Empire of the Deep: The Rise and Fall of the British Navy

Ben Wilson

History; British & Irish history; Military history; Naval forces & warfare

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The bestselling complete history of the British Navy - our national story through a different prism. [more]

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Cruiser

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Cruiser

Mike Carlton

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Naval forces & warfare

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Of all the Australians who fought in the Second World War, none saw more action nor endured so much of its hardship and horror... [more]

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Hellenistic and Roman Naval Warfare 336BC - 31BC

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Hellenistic and Roman Naval Warfare 336BC - 31BC

Dr. John D. Grainger

History; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Military history; Naval forces & warfare

Hardback

The period covered in this book, is well known for its epic battles and grand campaigns of territorial conquest, but Hellenistic... [more]

$62.99

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The Bounty: The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty

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The Bounty: The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty

Caroline Alexander

History; British & Irish history; Military history; Naval forces & warfare

Paperback

In giving the story its historical due, Alexander focuses on the court-martial of the mutineers who were captured in Tahiti... [more]

$37.95

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The European Seaborne Empires: From the Thirty Years' War to the Age of Revolutions

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The European Seaborne Empires: From the Thirty Years' War to the Age of...

Gabriel Paquette

History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Military history; Naval forces & warfare

Hardback

An accessible survey of the history of European overseas empires in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries based on new... [more]

$59.99

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