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The United States Naval Institute is widely regarded as one of the very best when it comes to books about Naval warfare of any time period.

For some reason they have denied (ignored) our repeated requests for review copies of their titles.

Books published by United States Naval Institute:


The U-Boat War in the Caribbean, Kelshall, Gaylord T.M.


Advance Force - Pearl Harbor, Burlingame, Burl
The Battleship Warspite, Watton, Ross
Cruise of the Lanikai, Tolley, Kemp
First U-Boat Flotilla, Paterson, Lawrence
German Light Cruisers of World War II, Koop, Gerhard and Schmolke, Klaus-Peter
Hitler's U-boat Bases, Showell, Jak Mallmann
Run Silent, Kaplan, Philip
Sunburst: The Rise of the Japanese Naval Air Power, 1909-1941, Peattie, Mark R.
Verschollen, Messimer, Dwight R.
Waves of Hate, Bridgland, Tony


Beware Raiders!, Edwards, Bernard
British Warships of the Second World War, Roberts, John
Combined Fleet Decoded, Prados, John
Death on the Hellships, Michno, Gregory F.
Fight for the Sea, Turner, John Frayn
Find and Destroy, Messimer, Dwight
Heavy Cruisers of the Admiral Hipper Class, Koop, Gerhard and Klaus-Peter Schmolke
The Last Patrol, Holmes, Harry
Liberty, Elphick, Peter
The Man Who Never Was, Montagu, Ewen
Midway: The Battle that Doomed Japan, the Japanese Navy's Story, Fuchida, Mitsuo (translations)
Price of Disobedience, Grove, Eric
Reluctant Allies, Krug, Hans-Joachim, Yoichi Hirama, and Berthold J. Sander-Nagashima
Running the Gauntlet, Satchell, Alister
Silent Victory, Blair, Clay (translations)
Twenty Million Tons under the Sea, Gallery, Daniel V., RAdm., USN, ret. (translations)
U-Boat Ace: The Story of Wolfgang Lüth, Vause, Jordan (translations)
U-Boats at War, Showell, Jak P. Mallmann
Warspite, Ballantyne, Iain


The Allied Convoy System 1939-1945, Hague, Arnold
Battle to Save the Houston, Miller, John Grider
Decoding History, Gardner, W. J. R.
Destroyers of World War Two, Whitley, M. J.
Enigma U-Boats, Showell, Jak P. Mallmann
Fips - Legendary U-boat Commander, Brooks, Geoffrey
The Forgotten Fleet, Madsen, Daniel
Germany's Last Mission to Japan, Scalia, Joseph M. (translations)
A Great Fleet of Ships, Heal, S.C.
Little Ship, Big War, Stafford, Edward P.
Nelson to Vanguard, Brown, David K.
Pocket Battleships of the Deutschland class, Koop, Gerhard and Klaus-Peter Schmolke
Pursuit, Kennedy, Ludovic (translations)
Splinter Fleet, Treadwell, Theodore R.
The World's Merchant Fleets, 1939, Jordan, Roger W.


Admiral Dan Gallery, Gilliland, C. Herbert and Shenk, Robert
American and British Aircraft Carrier Development, 1919-1941, Hone, Thomas and Norman Friedman, Mark David Mandeles
The Battleship Fuso : Fuso, Skulski, Janusz
Battleships of the Scharnhorst Class, Koop, Gerhard and Schmolke, Klaus-Peter
Battleships of World War Two, Whitley, M. J.
Bombers Versus Battleships, Hamer, David J.
The Captain Class Frigates in the Second World War, Collingwood, Donald
The Cruel Sea, Monsarrat, Nicholas (translations)
Escort, Rayner, D. A.
The Fighting Commodores, Burn, Alan
German U-boat Commanders of World War II, Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim
The K Boats, Everitt, Don
The Little Giants, Y'Blood, William T.
The Loss of the Bismarck, Rhys-Jones, Graham
Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, Grace, James W.
Neither Sharks nor Wolves, Mulligan, Timothy P. (translations)
The Official Chronology of the U.S. Navy in World War II, Cressman, Robert J.
Proudly We Served, Kelly, Mary Pat
Q-ships versus U-boats, Beyer, Kenneth
Requiem for Battleship Yamato, Yoshida, Mitsuru and Richard H. Minear (Translator), Mitsuru Yoshida
Sea Killers in Disguise, Bridgland, Tony
The Buckley-Class Destroyer Escorts, Bruce Hampton Franklin
U-Boat Adventures, Wiggins, Melanie


Axis Submarine Successes of World War Two, Rohwer, Jürgen
Back from the Deep, LaVO, Carl
Battleships of the Bismarck Class, Koop, Bernard and Klaus-Peter Schmolke, Geoffrey Brooks
The Bismarck Chase, Winklareth, Robert J.
British and Empire Warships of the Second World War, Lenton, H.T.
Convoy, Kaplan, Philip and Currie, Jack
Destined for Glory, Wildenberg, Thomas
German U-Boat Losses During World War II, Niestle, Axel
The Royal Navy in World War II, Jackson, Robert
Shadows on the Horizon, Haskell, Winthrop A.
South Pacific Destroyer, Crenshaw, Russell Sydnor
U-Boat Operations of the Second World War - Vol 1, Wynn, Kenneth
U-Boat Operations of the Second World War - Vol 2, Wynn, Kenneth
U-Boat Tankers, 1941-1945, White, John F.


Allied Submarine Attacks of World War Two, Rohwer, Jürgen
Can Do!, Huie, William Bradford
Destroyer Squadron 23, Jones, Ken
Forgotten Tragedy, Jackson, Carlton
Japanese Cruisers of the Pacific War, Lacroix, Eric and Linton, Ii Wells, Linton Wells II
Liberty Ship, Cooper, Sherod
Martial Justice, Whittingham, Richard
Queen Mary and the Cruiser, Thomas, David A. and Patrick Holmes
Type VII U-boats, Stern, Robert C. (translations)
US Carriers at War, Kilduff, Peter
The Winning Edge, Poolman, Kenneth
Wolf, Vause, Jordan (translations)
Wolfpack, Kaplan, Philip and Currie, Jack (translations)


Cruisers of World War Two, Whitley, M. J.
The Damned Don't Drown, Sellwood, Arthur V.
The Design & Construction of British Warships 1939-1945, Brown, David K.
E-Boat Alert, Tent, James F.
The Fighting Liberty Ships, Hoehling, Adolph A.
Hirschfeld, Brooks, Geoffrey told by Wolfgang Hirschfeld
The Japanese Submarine Force and World War II, Boyd, Carl
Narvik, Dickens, Peter and Grove, Eric J.
A Passage to Sword Beach, Maher, Brendan A.
A Pictorial History of the Sea War, 1939-1945, Kemp, Paul
PT 105, Keresey, Dick
Torpedo Junction, Hickam, Homer
Underwater Warriors, Kemp, Paul (translations)
The Unsinkable Fleet, Davidson, Joel R.
We Will Stand by You, Mason, Theodore C.


Boarding Party, Leasor, James
Count Not the Dead, Hadley, Michael (translations)
Every Other Day, Lucas, George Blanchard
Heroes in Dungarees, Bunker, John
Master of Sea Power, Buell, Thomas B.
The Naked Warriors, Francis Douglas, Cdr. Fane
Raiders of the Deep, Thomas, Lowell (translations)
Red Scorpion, Sasgen, Peter T.
Sea Devils, Borghese, Iunio Valerio
Secret Weapon, Williams, Kathleen B.
Submarine Diary, Mendenhall, Corwin
The Survivor, Herlin, Hans
U.S. Merchant Vessel War Casualties of World War II, Browning, Robert M.
U.S. Submarines Through 1945, Friedman, Norman
Utmost Savagery, Joseph H., Col. Alexander
Warship Losses of World War Two, Brown, David K.


Allied Coastal Forces of World War II, Lambert, John
Allied Coastal Forces of World War II, Vol 2, Lambert, John
The Battle of the Atlantic, Bailey, Chris Howard (ed.)
Bloody Winter, Waters, John M.
Crossing the Line, Kernan, Alvin B.
D-Day Ships, Buffetaut, Yves
The Heavy Cruiser Takao, Skulski, Janusz
The Kaiser's Pirates, Walter, John
Last Year of the Kriegsmarine, Tarrant, V.E.
Shooting the War, Giese, Otto and Wise, Capt. James E. Jr. (Ret.)
The Fleet the Gods Forgot, Winslow, W. G.
The U-Boat Hunters, Milner, Marc


The First Team and the Guadalcanal Campaign, Lundstrom, John B.
Radar at Sea, Howse, H. Derek, Lord Lewin of Greenwich
Tin Can Sailor, Calhoun, C. Raymond


Bering Sea Escort, Johnson, Robert Erwin
Blimps & U-boats, Vaeth, J. Gordon
Chronology of the War at Sea 1939-1945, Rohwer, Jürgen and Hümmelchen, Gerhard
German Destroyers of World War Two, Whitley, M. J.
German Warships of World War I, Friedman, Norman and Gardiner, Robert
Hitler's Battleships, Gray, Edwyn
Japanese Naval Vessels at the End of World War II, Fukul, Shizuo (Compiler), Christian W. Beilstein (Editor)
The Raft, Trumbull, Robert (translations)
Warship, Lambert, Andrew


The Devil's Device, Gray, Edwyn
Fighting Admirals, Stephen, Martin
Fuehrer Conferences on Naval Affairs, 1939-1945, Showell, Jak P. Mallmann
German Warships 1815-1945, Gröner, Eric and Mickel, Peter
The Naval Air War 1939-1945, Miller, Nathan
Submarines of the Russian and Soviet Navies, 1718-1990, Polmar, Norman and Noot, Jurrien


The Atlantic War Remembered, Mason, John T. (editor)
Battleship Bismarck, Müllenheim-Rechberg, Burkard
Destroyers for Great Britain, Hague, Arnold
German Warships, 1815-1945, Gröner, Erich
Unsung Sailors, Gleichauf, Justin


U.S. Submarine Attacks During World War II, Alden, John D.


Convoy, Pope, Dudley
Conway's All The World's Fighting Ships 1922-1946, Chesneau, Roger
The Merchant U-boat, Messimer, Dwight R.


The Quiet Warrior, Buell, Thomas B.
U-Boat Commander, Cremer, Peter


Run Silent, Run Deep, Beach, Edward L. (translations)
U.S. Battleships, Friedman, Norman and Alan Raven (Illustrator), A. D., III Baker (Illustrator)


U.S. Cruisers, Friedman, Norman , A. D., III Baker (Illustrator)


Hunter-Killer, Y'Blood, William T.


The Battlecruiser Hood, Roberts, John A.
U.S. Destroyers, Friedman, Norman


Battleships: Allied Battleships of World War II, Garzke, William H.
British Cruisers of World War Two, Raven, Alan and Roberts, John


The Soviets as Naval Opponents, 1941-1945, Ruge, Friedrich (translations)


A Battle History of the Imperial Japanese Navy, 1941-1945, Dull, Paul S.
Camera at Sea: 1939-1945, Preston


Mr. Roosevelt's Navy, Abbazia, Patrick


Crisis Convoy, Gretton, Peter (translations)


The Forgotten Fleet, Winton, John


Der Seekrieg, Ruge, Friedrich
The U.S. Coast Guard in World War II, Willoughby, Malcolm Francis


United States Destroyer Operations In World War II., Roscoe, Theodore


Submarinos, Roscoe, Theodore


United States Submarine Operations In World War II, Roscoe, Theodore (translations)

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