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Ship: The Epic Story of Maritime Adventure

By: Brian Lavery,National Marine Museum,Smithsonian

Price: $49.95

Publisher: DK ADULT: October 2004

Seller ID: 12200

ISBN: 0756604966

Condition: New


Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 400 p. Contains: Illustrations. Smithsonian. Audience: General/trade. NEW off the shelf. NOT remaindered or BCE. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day from Richmond VA with FREE tracking. Promise. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 400 p. Contains: Illustrations. Smithsonian. Audience: General/trade. NEW off the shelf. NOT remaindered or BCE. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day from Richmond VA with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

Grand Fleet: Warship Design and Development 1906-1922

By: D. K. Brown

Price: $56.95

Publisher: Caxton Editions: January 2004

Seller ID: 16860

ISBN: 1840675314

Condition: New


The author examines the development of British warships up to 1914, the responses to the demands of the First World War, and finally how the lessons of wartime experience affected warship development in the immediate postwar period. View more info

Big Red: Three Months On Board a Trident Nuclear Submarine

By: Douglas C. Waller

Price: $12.95

Publisher: HarperCollins: March 2001

Seller ID: 17614

ISBN: 0060194847

Condition: New


The Trident nuclear submarine is the most complex war machine the United States Navy has ever produced, a $1.8 billion marvel crammed with more modern military technology than any other vessel in the world. It is an 18,750-ton steel monster, taller in length than the Washington Monument and wider than a three-lane highway at its center. Deep beneath the ocean, it can sail silently for months, prectically impossible to detect by the enemy. And the twenty-four ballistic missiles on board just one of these subs have enough strategic nuclear warheads to unleash twice the explosive energy detonated... View more info

Dogfight: Military Aircraft Compared and Contrasted - Includes Real Life Aerial Combat Accounts

By: Jim Winchester,Robert Jackson

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: January 2006

Seller ID: 17990

ISBN: 0760781699

Condition: New


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The Battlecruiser Hood (Anatomy of the Ship)

By: John Roberts

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Conway: September 2013

Seller ID: 16492

ISBN: 184486202X

Condition: New


The destruction of the HMS Hood by the Bismarck in 1941 was one of the most shocking episodes in the history of the Royal Navy. Built during World War I, it was the largest, fastest and one of the most handsome capital ships in the world. This entry in the Anatomy of a Ship series--now in paper--features a detailed description of every aspect of the beloved battlecruiser. In addition to analyzing the genesis of its design and its contemporary significance, this exceptional study features superb line drawings, technical details, and the Hood's full service history. View more info

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Luger: The Story of the World's Most Famous Handgun

By: John Walter

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Skyhorse: February 2018

Seller ID: 17490

ISBN: 1510727280

Condition: New


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The Winchester: The Gun That Built an American Dynasty

By: Laura Trevelyan

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Yale University Press: September 2016

Seller ID: 17140

ISBN: 0300223382

Condition: New


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M4 Sherman Tanks: The Illustrated History of America's Most Iconic Fighting Vehicles

By: Michael E. Haskew

Price: $26.55

Publisher: Voyageur Press: July 2016

Seller ID: 17104

ISBN: 0760350302

Condition: New


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The World's Greatest Tanks: An Illustrated History

By: Michael E. Haskew

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Amber Books: April 2014

Seller ID: 17826

ISBN: 1782741089

Condition: New


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Hunters and Killers: Volume 1: Anti-Submarine Warfare from 1776 to 1943

By: Norman Polmar,Edward Whitman

Price: $36.05

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: November 2015

Seller ID: 16491

ISBN: 1591146895

Condition: New


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American Eagles, A History of the United States Air Force

By: Ron Dick

Price: $56.95

Publisher: Howell Press: August 1997

Seller ID: 16861

ISBN: 1574270656

Condition: New


From its beginnings as an adjunct to ground forces of the United States Army, when even the Air Corps commanders believed that the airplane would prove to be of little consequence in battle, the USAF has become the preeminent air force in the world. With photographs of the truly extraordinary airplanes and materials at the U.S. Air Force Museum at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, you'll gain insight into the monumental air combat of WWII, the combat in Korea and Vietnam, the designers, leaders, pilots, and other individuals who built the USAF and are taking it forward into the 21st century. Da... View more info