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Standfast the Fleet
The Royal Navy's War
Written by David Wragg


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $9.95

Dreadnoughts, battlecruisers, submarines and aircraft defined the British World War I experience against the Kaiser's Germany, Hapsburg Austria-Hungary and Ottoman Turkey, and their deployment made the conflict truly a world war. This expressed the culmination of naval surface warfare while hinting at the shape of future conflicts.

This was a global war... Read more >
Axis Midget Submarines
Axis Midget Submarines
Written by Jamie Prenatt and Mark Stille
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472801227
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Axis Midget Submarines
1939-45
Written by Jamie Prenatt and Mark Stille


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $17.95

Axis Midget Submarines details the history, weapons, and operations of German, Japanese, and Italian midget submarines during World War II. Over this period, Germany, Japan, and Italy built approximately 2,000 small, inherently stealthy, naval craft to perform special operations and conventional navy missions. Much more numerous and more technically advanced than... Read more >
Axis Midget Submarines
1939-45
Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $13.95

During World War II, Germany, Japan, and Italy built approximately 2,000 small, inherently stealthy, naval craft to perform special operations and conventional naval missions. Much more numerous and more technically advanced than their Allied counterparts, they saw service worldwide, operating in the Pacific, Mediterranean, Black Sea, Indian Ocean, North Sea, and... Read more >
The D-Day Companion
Leading Historians explore history's greatest amphibious assault
Edited by Jane Penrose


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $9.99

Published to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Normandy Landings, ‘The D-Day Companion’ book brings together the perspectives and opinions of leading military historians from both sides of the Atlantic. Operation Overlord saw the Allied Generals Eisenhower and Montgomery pit their wits against Hitler in a bold bid to liberate continental... Read more >
Forces of the Hanseatic League
Forces of the Hanseatic League
Written by David Nicolle, Illustrated by Gerry Embleton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782007791
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Forces of the Hanseatic League
13th - 15th Centuries
Written by David Nicolle
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $17.95

The famous but largely unchronicled Hanseatic League (or simple "the Hanse/Hansa") was a Tuetonic German commercial and defensive federation of merchant guilds based in harbor towns along the North Sea and Baltic coasts of what are now Germany and her neighbors, which eventually dominated maritime trade in Northern Europe and spread... Read more >
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Forces of the Hanseatic League
13th-15th Centuries
Written by David Nicolle
Illustrated by Gerry Embleton


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $17.95

The famous but largely unchronicled Hanseatic League (or simple "the Hanse/Hansa") was a Tuetonic German commercial and defensive federation of merchant guilds based in harbor towns along the North Sea and Baltic coasts of what are now Germany and her neighbors, which eventually dominated maritime trade in Northern Europe and spread... Read more >
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US Heavy Cruisers 1941-45 - Pre-war Classes
US Heavy Cruisers 1941-45 - Pre-war Classes
Written by Mark Stille, Illustrated by Paul Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782006299
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US Heavy Cruisers 1941-45 - Pre-war Classes

Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $17.95

American Navy cruisers built prior to World Wat II saw extensive action throughout the Pacific War, in both surface actions like Guadalcanal, and carrier battles like Midway.

Designed and produced under the regulations of the Washington Naval Treaty, the heavy cruisers of the Pensacola, Northampton, Portland, New Orleans and Wichita classes were... Read more >
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US Heavy Cruisers 1941-45 - Pre-war Classes

Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $17.95

American Navy cruisers built prior to World Wat II saw extensive action throughout the Pacific War, in both surface actions like Guadalcanal, and carrier battles like Midway.

Designed and produced under the regulations of the Washington Naval Treaty, the heavy cruisers of the Pensacola, Northampton, Portland, New Orleans and Wichita classes were... Read more >
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Rascals in Paradise
Rascals in Paradise
Written by James A. Michener and A. Grove Day, Introduction by Steve Berry
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151511
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Rascals in Paradise
Turbulent Adventures and Bold Courage on the South Seas
Written by James A. Michener and A. Grove Day
Introduction by Steve Berry


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $7.99

In a thrilling collection of nonfiction adventure stories, James A. Michener returns to the most dazzling place on Earth: the islands that inspired Tales of the South Pacific. Co-written with A. Grove Day, Rascals in Paradise offers portraits of ten scandalous men and women, some infamous and some overlooked, including Sam... Read more >
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Operation Storm
Operation Storm
Written by John Geoghegan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770435738
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Operation Storm
Japan's Top Secret Submarines and Its Plan to Change the Course of World War II
Written by John Geoghegan


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $15.00

The riveting true story of Japan's top secret plan to change the course of World War II using a squadron of mammoth submarines a generation ahead of their time
 
In 1941, the architects of Japan's sneak attack on Pearl Harbor planned a bold follow-up: a potentially devastating air raid—this time against New York City... Read more >
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US Cold War Aircraft Carriers
Forrestal, Kitty Hawk and Enterprise Classes
Written by Brad Elward
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $13.95

Supercarriers became the ultimate in aircraft carrier design after World War II. Naval aviation allows fleets to project mobile power across vast distances, and these floating cities epitomize this mission design.

The Forrestal class (Forrestal, CV-59; Saratoga, CV-60; Ranger, CV-61 and Independence, CV-62) was the first completed class of US Navy... Read more >
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US Cold War Aircraft Carriers
US Cold War Aircraft Carriers
Written by Brad Elward, Illustrated by Paul Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003809
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US Cold War Aircraft Carriers
Forrestal, Kitty Hawk and Enterprise Classes
Written by Brad Elward
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $17.95

Supercarriers became the ultimate in aircraft carrier design after World War II. Naval aviation allows fleets to project mobile power across vast distances, and these floating cities epitomize this mission design.

The Forrestal class (Forrestal, CV-59; Saratoga, CV-60; Ranger, CV-61 and Independence, CV-62) was the first completed class of US Navy... Read more >
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Operation Neptune 1944
Operation Neptune 1944
Written by Ken Ford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472802712
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Operation Neptune 1944
D-Day's Seaborne Armada
Written by Ken Ford


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $21.95

June 6th, 1944: the largest fleet in history landed Eisenhower's Allied army on the beaches of Normandy against Erwin Rommel's Nazi German defenses. Almost seventy years on from D Day, the story of the greatest armada seen in world history is still not widely known. It has been celebrated in only... Read more >
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Operation Neptune 1944
D-Day's Seaborne Armada
Written by Ken Ford


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

June 6th, 1944: the largest fleet in history landed Eisenhower's Allied army on the beaches of Normandy against Erwin Rommel's Nazi German defenses. Almost seventy years on from D Day, the story of the greatest armada seen in world history is still not widely known. It has been celebrated in only... Read more >
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Q Ship vs U-Boat
1914-18
Written by David Greentree
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $15.95

At the start of World War I a new and potent threat to Britain's naval supremacy took shape in the form of the Kaiser's Imperial German submarines, thanks to their recently acquired ability to submerge and stalk their adversaries. A submarine's crew could not board and capture a merchant ship, however... Read more >
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Q Ship vs U-Boat
Q Ship vs U-Boat
Written by David Greentree, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782002840
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Q Ship vs U-Boat
1914-18
Written by David Greentree
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $18.95

At the start of World War I a new and potent threat to Britain's naval supremacy took shape in the form of the Kaiser's Imperial German submarines, thanks to their recently acquired ability to submerge and stalk their adversaries. A submarine's crew could not board and capture a merchant ship, however... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
British Battleships 1914-18 (2)
British Battleships 1914-18 (2)
Written by Angus Konstam, Illustrated by Paul Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780961705
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British Battleships 1914-18 (2)
The Super Dreadnoughts
Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2013
Price: $17.95

The Royal Navy's Grand Fleet dominance at Jutland in World War I centered around big-gun battleships designed to overpower Germany's High Seas Fleet.

In 1906, the Germans began building a dreadnought fleet of their own, and while they used a smaller main gun than the British, word soon reached the British... Read more >
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British Battleships 1914-18 (2)
The Super Dreadnoughts
Written by Angus Konstam
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2013
Price: $13.95

The Royal Navy's Grand Fleet dominance at Jutland in World War I centered around big-gun battleships designed to overpower Germany's High Seas Fleet.

In 1906, the Germans began building a dreadnought fleet of their own, and while they used a smaller main gun than the British, word soon reached the British... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
British Battlecruiser vs German Battlecruiser
1914-16
Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Battles at Dogger Bank and Jutland revealed critical firepower, armor, and speed differences in Royal Navy and Kaiserliche Marine (Imperial German Navy) Battlecruiser designs.

Fast-moving and formidably armed, the battlecruisers of the British and German navies first encountered one another in 1915 at Dogger Bank and in the following year clashed near... Read more >
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British Battlecruiser vs German Battlecruiser
British Battlecruiser vs German Battlecruiser
Written by Mark Stille, Illustrated by Paul Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780960968
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British Battlecruiser vs German Battlecruiser
1914-16
Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $18.95

Battles at Dogger Bank and Jutland revealed critical firepower, armor, and speed differences in Royal Navy and Kaiserliche Marine (Imperial German Navy) Battlecruiser designs.

Fast-moving and formidably armed, the battlecruisers of the British and German navies first encountered one another in 1915 at Dogger Bank and in the following year clashed near... Read more >
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The Sea and Civilization
The Sea and Civilization
Written by Lincoln Paine
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962256
Our Price: $21.99
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The Sea and Civilization
A Maritime History of the World
Written by Lincoln Paine


Format: eBook, 784 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $21.99

A monumental retelling of world history through the lens of maritime enterprise, revealing in breathtaking depth how people first came into contact with one another by ocean and river, lake and stream, and how goods, languages, religions, and entire cultures spread across and along the world’s waterways, bringing together civilizations and...

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The Sea and Civilization
The Sea and Civilization
Written by Lincoln Paine
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400044092
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The Sea and Civilization
A Maritime History of the World
Written by Lincoln Paine


Format: Hardcover, 784 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $40.00

A monumental retelling of world history through the lens of maritime enterprise, revealing in breathtaking depth how people first came into contact with one another by ocean and river, lake and stream, and how goods, languages, religions, and entire cultures spread across and along the world’s waterways, bringing together civilizations and...

Read more >
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The British Sailor of the Second World War
The British Sailor of the Second World War
Written by Angus Konstam
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812371
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The British Sailor of the Second World War

Written by Angus Konstam


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $12.95

This title tells the dramatic story of how the Royal Navy transformed ordinary citizens into first-rate and fearless sailors and navy personnel during World War II. It covers how they were recruited and trained, and how they endured life at sea in hostile waters, protecting convoys in the Atlantic, hunting submarines... Read more >
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The British Sailor of the Second World War

Written by Angus Konstam


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $7.95

This title tells the dramatic story of how the Royal Navy transformed ordinary citizens into first-rate and fearless sailors and navy personnel during World War II. It covers how they were recruited and trained, and how they endured life at sea in hostile waters, protecting convoys in the Atlantic, hunting submarines... Read more >
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Imperial Japanese Navy Destroyers 1919-45 (2)
Asashio to Tachibana Classes
Written by Mark Stille
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $13.95

During the Pacific War, at Java Sea, Coral Sea, Midway, Guadalcanal, throughout the Solomons, Marianas, Leyte Gulf, Iwo Jima, and Okinawa campaigns, destroyers were the backbone of every fleet.

Arguably the most successful component of the Imperial Japanese Fleet was its destroyer force. These ships were generally larger than their Allied... Read more >
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