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compact history of the United States Navy.

Fletcher Pratt

compact history of the United States Navy.

by Fletcher Pratt

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Published by Hawthorn Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Navy -- History,
  • United States -- History, Naval

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRev. by Hartley E. Howe. Illus. by Louis Priscilla.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination363 p.
    Number of Pages363
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13528456M
    OCLC/WorldCa906973

    *Editor’s Note: The following content was reproduced from Uniforms of the United States Navy – and – This content provides a chronological survey of Navy uniforms. For text of historic uniform regulations and articles on specific uniform items, please consult the Navy Department Library's page, Uniforms of the U.S. Navy. ***** Military uniforms have always fascinated. To Shining Sea is a landmark work of naval history--the most comprehensive and authoritative narrative account of American sea power written in recent times. From John Paul Jones’s defiant cry "I have not yet begun to fight," to the war in the Persian Gulf, Stephen Howarth chronicles the epic story of the United States Navy. Here are the first engagements of the tiny Continental Navy, the 3/5(2).

    After World War II, John M. Will of the US Navy Bureau of Personnel hired Roscoe to reduce Richard Voge's 1,page Operational History of the submarine war to publishable size. His resulting book was published in by the U.S. Naval Institute, Annapolis, Maryland. The Navy Museum Store fully supports the missions of the National Museum of the United States Navy and the Naval Historical Foundation by honoring our nation’s Navy and the men and women who served. In this regard we offer branded merchandise unique to the Navy Museum, the U.S. Navy .

    Print The History of United States Naval Operations in World War II is a volume account of the United States Navy in World War II, written by Samuel Eliot Morison and published by Little, Brown and Company between and Author: Samuel Eliot Morison. Commodore Dudley Wright Knox was an officer in the United States Navy during the SpanishAmerican War and World War I. He was also a prominent naval historian, who for many years oversaw the Navy Department's historical office, now named the Naval History and Heritage Command/5.


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