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The Portsmouth Dockyard story
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From muddy creek to naval-industrial powerhouse; from constructing wooden walls to building Dreadnoughts; from maintaining King John's galleys to serv...
Ready for anything
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Set up in August 1905, the Royal Fleet Auxiliary ? unofficial motto: Ready for Anything ? was originally a logistic support organisation, Admiralty-ow...

Fighting sail
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In the years between 1776 and 1815, grand square-rigged sailing ships dominated warfare on the high seas. Fighting Sail is a tabletop wargame of fleet...
Operation Neptune
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Operation NEPTUNE was the codeword for the naval side of the OVERLORD plan for the historic June 1944 landings in Normandy. Massive in its scale, its ...

Nelson
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'Fascinating . . . Shot through with fresh insights . . . No previous biography has attempted anything so comprehensive.' ObserverNelson is a thrillin...
HMS Belfast pocket manual
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A familiar sight on the Thames at London Bridge, HMS Belfast is a Royal Navy light cruiser, launched in March 1938. Belfast was part of the British na...

South Atlantic requiem
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It is 1982 and the British prime minister and the Argentine president are both clinging to power. Owing to budget cuts, senior MI6 spook William Cat...
Churchill's anchor
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- Dudley Pound served for longer on the Chiefs of Staff Committee in wartime than any other serviceman in either of the two World Wars. He was the pro...

Medieval maritime warfare
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Following the fall of Rome, the sea is increasingly the stage upon which the human struggle of western civilization is played out. In a world of few r...
Forgotten sacrifice
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In 1941, Germany invaded the Soviet Union in the largest offensive operation ever undertaken. Operation Barbarossa saw defeat after defeat heaped on t...

US heavy cruisers, 1941-45
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Designed and produced under the regulations of the Washington Naval Treaty, the heavy cruisers of the Pensacola, Northampton, Portland, New Orleans an...
North Sea battleground
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During the First World War the North Sea became the principal battleground between the navies of Britain and Germany. This book explains in chronologi...

Too few too far
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British Commando George Thomsen's action-filled account of combat during the Falklands War. Seen through the eyes of Section Commander George Thomsen,...
The world's greatest aircraft carriers
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On 9 May 1912 the first airplane take-off from a ship was made from the deck of the HMS Hibernia. In July 1918, seven Sopwith Camels launched from the...

Pepys's navy
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This reference book describes every aspect of the English navy in the second half of the 17th century, from the time when the Fleet Royal was taken into Parliamentary control after the defeat of Charles I, until the accession of William and Mary in 1689 when the long period of war with the Dutch came to an end.
Sea eagles of Empire
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The Roman war machine comprised land and naval forces. Although the former has been studied extensively, less has been written and understood about th...

Dazzle
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In 1917 Dazzle painting, also known as Dazzle camouflage, was conceived and developed by the celebrated marine artist and then naval commander Norman ...
Victory without peace
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Victory Without Peace concentrates on the U.S. Navy in European and NearEastern waters during the post-World War I era. As participants in theVersaill...

In these times
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Shortlisted for the Duff Cooper PrizeAs the Napoleonic wars raged, what was life really like for those left at home? Award-winning social historian Je...
Cockleshell heroes
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This is the definitive account of a mission thought to be an impossible one. A powerful depiction, an astounding tale of courage and bravery by men an...

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