Naval forces & warfare

    Victory Without Peace

    By William N. Still

    Hardback £68.49

    Victory Without Peace concentrates on the U.S. Navy in European and NearEastern waters during the post-World War I era. As participants in theVersailles peace negotiations, the Navy was charged with executing the navalterms of the Armistice as well as preserving stability and peace. U.S. warshipswere deploying into the Near East,...

    History of the Royal Navy: Women and the Royal Navy

    By Jo Stanley

    Hardback £17.46

    'Never at Sea' was the motto of the Women's Royal Naval Service WRNS in its two-stage life from 1917-1919 and 1939-1994. Yet most of its members - commonly known as Wrens - wanted to serve on the ocean wave. This book considers the history and identity of the Wrens and...

    Churchill and Fisher

    By Barry Gough

    Hardback Save £11.54 = £23.46

    A brilliant study of leadership under crisis

    Grey Wolves of Eriboll

    By David M. Hird

    Paperback £13.85

    New and expanded information on Loch Eriboll's pivotal role in the surrender of German U-boats to northern Scotland in May, 1945. Reveals the career histories of the 33 U-boat Commanders and features the staged U-boat 'surrenders' in Northern Ireland and Liverpool.

    Lost Airman

    By Seth Meyerowitz

    Paperback £8.45

    The remarkable untold WWII story of the US airman who was shot down over Nazi-occupied France and evaded Gestapo pursuers for more than six months before escaping to freedom, as told by his grandson.

    Shadow over the Atlantic: The Luftwaffe and the U-boats: 1943-45

    By Robert Forsyth

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    German U-boats were the scourge of Allied merchant and military shipping in the Atlantic during World War II, threatening to isolate and then starve the UK out of the War. As Germany's war against the Allied convoys intensified in late 1943, German Admiral Karl Doenitz called upon the Luftwaffe to...

    Imperial Japanese Navy Antisubmarine Escorts 1941-45

    By Mark Stille

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    In 1941, the Imperial Japanese Navy IJN went to war with a marginal anti-submarine warfare ASW capability. This was a lamentable state of affairs for a nation dependent upon imports to sustain its war economy. There were only a few purpose-built ASW escorts available at the start of the war...

    Far Distant Ships

    By Quintin Barry

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    Throughout the long drawn out war at sea during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, it was a cardinal principle of British naval strategy to blockade the port of Brest, the largest and most important of the French naval bases that threatened the security of the British Isles. It was...

    The Boat That Won the War: An Illustrated History of the Higgins LCVP

    By Charles C. Roberts

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    The first detailed history of one of the unsung heroes of World War II

    The Great Rescue: American Heroes, an Iconic Ship, and the Race to Save Europe in WWI

    By Peter Hernon

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    Published in commemoration of the centennial of America's entry into World War I, the story of the USS Leviathan, the legendary liner turned warship that ferried U.S. soldiers to Europe-a unique war history that offers a fresh, compelling look at this epic time. When war broke out in Europe in...

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