The U.s. Navy's The U.s. Navy's "Interim" LSM(R)s in World War II
by Ron MacKay Jr., Foreword by Captain Wayne P. Hughes Jr. USN (Ret.)
The "Interim" LSM(R) or Landing Ship, Medium (Rocket) was a revolutionary development in rocket warfare in World War II and the U.S. Navy's first true rocket ship. An entirely new class of commissioned warship and the forerunners of today's missile-firing naval combatants, these ships began as improvised conversions of conventional amphibious landi ...
Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 2016-04-12 | ISBN-13: 9780786498598

Neptune's InfernoNeptune's Inferno
James D. Hornfischer
"A masterpiece of 20th-century naval history." --Bob Shacochis, National Book Award-winning author of The Immaculate Invasion"The star of this year's reading list is James D. Hornfischer, a military historian whose flair for narrative is rivaled only by his ability to organize the sweep of battle and assess strategy and tactics in layman's terms." ...
Number of pages: 544 | Publication Date: 2012-03-06 | ISBN-13: 9780553385120

U.S. Navy Alphabet Book (Jerry Pallotta's Alphabet Books)U.S. Navy Alphabet Book (Jerry Pallotta's Alphabet Books)
by Jerry Pallotta, Sammie Garnett
Learn about the Navy SEALS, aircraft carriers, submarines, and much more. This unique alphabet book also introduces readers to the semaphore, international code flag, and radio alphabets. ...
Number of pages: 32 | Publication Date: 2004-07-01 | ISBN-13: 9781570915871

U. S. Navy and Marine Carrier-Based Aircraft of World War IIU. S. Navy and Marine Carrier-Based Aircraft of World War II
by Bert Kinzey, Rock Roszak
The latest book from Detail & Scale is a unique look at all of the American carrier-based fighters, scout/dive bombers, and torpedo bombers of World War II. Each of the well-known aircraft types are covered, but so too are the lesser known aircraft that reached the flying prototype stage during the war. The book also includes a section with maps sh ...
Number of pages: 114 | Publication Date: 2018-06-24 | ISBN-13: 9781982962128

Information at SeaInformation at Sea
Timothy S. Wolters
The brain of a modern warship is its combat information center (CIC). Data about friendly and enemy forces pour into this nerve center, contributing to command decisions about firing, maneuvering, and coordinating. Timothy S. Wolters has written the first book to investigate the history of the CIC and the many other command and control systems adop ...
Number of pages: 336 | Publication Date: 2013-11-01 | ISBN-13: 9781421410265

The American Steel NavyThe American Steel Navy
Cdr. John T. Alden USN (Ret.)
The American Steel Navy traces the development of the modern U.S. Navy from its first steel ships authorized in 1883 through the War with Spain until its maturing in the form of the Great White Fleet. The text is heavily illustrated by photographs and drawings of the ships themselves, their equipment, and the men who designed and served on them. Ap ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2008-09 | ISBN-13: 9780870212482

USN/USMC Over KoreaUSN/USMC Over Korea
Thomas E. Doll
Looks at Navy and Marine aircraft used during the Korean War and discusses major aerial operations ...
Number of pages: 64 | Publication Date: 1988-10-01 | ISBN-13: 9780897472104

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