References


Web Sites

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U.S. Naval Historical Center



Books

Ian Allan Warships Series: H. M. Le Fleming Warships of World War I Ian Allan (London) 1968 Paul H. Silverstone U. S. Warships of World War I Ian Allan (London) 1970 Paul H. Silverstone U. S. Warships of World War II Doubleday & Co. (Garden City) 1965 H. T. Lenton & J. J. Colledge British & Dominion Warships of World War II Doubleday & Co. (Garden City) 1968 Jean Labayle Couhat French Warships of World War I Ian Allan (London) 1971 Jean Labayle Couhat French Warships of World War II Ian Allan (London) 1971 J. C. Taylor German Warships of World War I Doubleday & Co. (Garden City) 1970 J. C. Taylor German Warships of World War II Doubleday & Co. (Garden City) 1967 Aldo Fraccaroli Italian Warships of World War I Ian Allan (London) 1970 Aldo Fraccaroli Italian Warships of World War II Ian Allan (London) 1968 Rene Greger Austro-Hungarian Warships of World War I Ian Allan (London) 1976 A. J. Watts Japanese Warships of World War II Doubleday & Co. (Garden City) 1967 --------------------------------- Illustrated Design History Series: Norman Friedman U. S. Destroyers Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1982 Norman Friedman U. S. Aircraft Carriers Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1983 Norman Friedman U. S. Cruisers Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1984 Norman Friedman U. S. Battleships Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1985 Norman Friedman U. S. Submarines Through 1945 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1995 Norman Friedman U. S. Submarines Since 1945 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1994 Norman Friedman U. S. Amphibious Ships and Craft Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2002 Norman Friedman British Cruisers of the Victorian Era Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2012 Norman Friedman British Cruisers Two World Wars and After Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2010 Norman Friedman British Destroyers & Frigates The Second World War and After Chatham Publishing (London) 2006 Norman Friedman British Destroyers From Earliest Days to the Second World War Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2009 --------------------------------- Samuel Eliot Morison History of U. S. Naval Operations in World War II Little, Brown and Company (Boston) 1947 15 volumes: I The Battle of the Atlantic II Operations in North African Waters III The Rising Sun in the Pacific IV Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions V The Struggle for Guadalcanal VI Breaking the Bismarcks Barrier VII Aleutians, Gilberts and Marshalls VIII New Guinea and the Marianas IX Sicily - Salerno - Anzio X The Atlantic Battle Won XI The Invasion of France and Germany XII Leyte XIII The Liberation of the Philippines XIV Victory in the Pacific XV Supplement and General Index --------------------------------- Captain S. W. Roskill The War at Sea 1939-1945 Her Majesty's Stationery Office (London) 1954 3 volumes in 4 books I The Defensive II The Period of Balance III The Offensive - Part I The Offensive - Part II --------------------------------- Conway's All The World's Fighting Ships 1860-1905 Conway's All The World's Fighting Ships 1906-1921 Conway's All The World's Fighting Ships 1922-1946 Conway's All The World's Fighting Ships 1947-1995 Conway's The War at Sea in Photographs 1939-1945 Conway's History of the Ship Series: The Age of the Galley: Mediterranean Oared Vessels since pre-classical Times Cogs, Caravels and Galleons: The Sailing Ship 1000-1650 The Line of Battle: The Sailing Warship 1650-1840 The Heyday of Sail: The Merchant Sailing Ship 1650-1830 The Advent of Steam: The Merchant Steamship before 1900 Steam, Steel & Shellfire: The Steam Warship 1815-1905 Sails's Last Century: The Merchant Sailing Ship 1830-1930 The Eclipse of the Big Gun: the Warship 1906-45 The Golden Age of Shipping: The Classic Merchant Ship 1900-1960 Navies in the Nuclear Age: Warships since 1945 The Shipping Revolution: The Modern Merchant Ship Anatomy of the Ship Series: The 32-Gun Frigate Essex (Portia Takakjian) The 44-Gun Frigate USS Constitution (Karl Heinz Marquardt) The Aircraft Carrier Intrepid (John Roberts) The Aircraft Carrier Victorious (Ross Watton) The Battleship Bismarck (Jack Brower) The Battleship Warspite (Ross Watton) The Battleship Yamato (Janus Skulski) The Battlecruiser Hood (John Roberts) The Cruiser HMS Belfast (Ross Watton) The Heavy Cruiser Takao (Janus Skulski) --------------------------------- Dover Maritime Books Dover Publications, Inc. (New York) William H. Miller, Jr. Pictorial Encyclopedia of Ocean Liners, 1860-1994 The First Great Ocean Liners in Photographs, 1897-1927 The Great Luxury Liners, 1927-1954 Great Cruise Ships and Ocean Liners from 1954 to 1986 Picture History of American Passenger Ships Picture History of the Cunard Line 1840-1990 (w/ Frank O. Bayard) Picture History of the French Line Picture History of German and Dutch Passenger Ships --------------------------------- Mark H. Goldberg American Merchant Marine History Series American Merchant Marine Museum (Kings Point, New York) 1991-6 I The "Hog Islanders": The Story of 122 American Ships II "Caviar & Cargo" : The C3 Passenger Ships III "Going Bananas" : 100 Years of American Fruit Ships in the Caribbean IV The Shipping Board's "Agency Ships" : Part I The "Sub Boats" V The "Stately President" Liners : American Passenger Liners of the Interwar Years Part I The "502"s --------------------------------- Michael Ainsworth Warships in Miniature Conway Maritime Press (London) 2001 John D. Alden The American Steel Navy Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1974 John D. Alden The Fleet Submarine in the U.S. Navy Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1979 Peter Allington and Basil Greenhill The First Atlantic Liners Conway Maritime Press (London) 1992 William E. Althoff Forgotten Weapon U. S. Navy Airships and the U-Boat War Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2009 Daniel Ammen The Atlantic Coast The Navy in the Civil War II The Archive Society (Harrisburg) 1992 Lewis M. Andrews, Jr. Tempest, Fire & Foe Destroyer Escorts in World War II and The Men Who Manned Them Trafford Publishing (Victoria BC) 2004 Rick Archbold & Ken Marschall Hindenburg - An Illustrate History Madison Press Books (Toronto) 1994 R.Adm. Paul Auphan & Jacques Mordal The French Navy in World War II Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1959 Ermino Bagnasco Submarines of World War Two Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1977 Daniel E. Barbey MacArthur's Amphibious Navy Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1969 Raymond V. B. Blackman Jane's Fighting Ships 1963-1964 McGraw Hill Book Company (New York) 1963 Clay Blair Silent Victory J.B.Lippincott Co. (Philadelphia) 1975 Clay Blair Hitler's U-Boat War - The Hunters, 1939-1942 Hitler's U-Boat War - The Hunted, 1942-1945 Random House (New York) 1998 Carl Boyd & Akihiko Yoshida The Japanese Submarine Force in World War II Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2002 Marc' Antonio Bragadin The Italian Navy in World War II Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1957 Siegfried Breyer Schlachtschiffe und Schlactkreuzer 1905-1970 Karl Muller Verlag (Munchen) 1996 R. A. Burt British Battleships 1889-1904 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1988 R. A/ Burt British Battleships of World War I Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1986 Ian Buxton Big Gun Monitors Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2008 Malcolm W. Cagle & Frank A. Manson The Sea War in Korea United States Naval Institute (Annapolis) 1957 Stephen J. Card M.N.I. Cunarder : Maritime Paintings Carmania Press (London) 2003 Stephen J. Card M.N.I. Holland America Line "The Spotless Fleet" : Maritime Paintings Carmania Press (London) 2005 Howard I. Chapelle The History of American Sailing Ships Bonanza Books (New York) 1935 Howard I. Chapelle The History of the American Sailing Navy Bonanza Books (New York) 1944 Howard I. Chapelle The Search for Speed under Sail 1700-1855 Bonanza Books (New York) 1957 Roger Chesneau Aircraft Carriers of the World Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1995 J. J. Colledge & Ben Warlow Ships of the Royal Navy Chatham Publishing (London) 2006 Robert J. Cressman The Official Chronology of the U.S.Navy in World War II Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1999 Carl J. Cutler Greyhounds of the Sea Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1984 Capt. Peter Dickens, RN Narvik: Battles in the Fjords Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1997 Paul S. Dull A Battle History of the Imperial Japanese Navy (1941-1945) Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1978 James T. Fahey The Ships and Aircraft of the U. S. Fleet First Edition (1939) Two-Ocean Fleet Edition (1941) War Edition (1942) Victory Edition (1945) Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1976 Sixth Edition (1950) Seventh Edition (1958) Eighth Edition (1965) Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1983 Holloway H. Frost The Battle of Jutland Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1964 Mitsuo Fuchida & Nasatake Okumiya Midway Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1955 Peter Goodwin The Ships of Trafalgar Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2005 Andrew Gordon The Rules of the Game Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2012 Paul G. Halpern A Naval History of World War I Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1994 John Harland & Mark Myers Seamanship in the Age of Sail Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1984 Max Hastings & Simon Jenkins The Battle for the Falklands Norton (New York) 1983 David Hobbs The British Pacific Fleet Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2011 Thomas C. Hone, Norman Friedman, & Mark D. Mandeles American & British Aircraft Carrier Development 1919-1941 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1999 David Howarth Trafalgar: The Nelson Touch Galahad Books (New York) 1968 David Howarth Sovereign of the Seas Atheneum (New York) 1974 Terry Hughes & John Costello The Battle of the Atlantic The Dial Press (New York) 1977 Paul Jacobs Miniature Ship Models : A History and Collector's Guide Naval Institue Press (Annapolis) 2008 Fred T. Jane Jane's Fighting Ships 1914 Jane's Fighting Ships 1919 Arco Publishing Company (New York) 1969 reprints E. H. Jenkins A History of the French Navy Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1973 Hansgeorg Jentschura, Dieter Jung, & Peter Mickel Warships of the Imperial Japanese Navy, 1869-1945 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1999 Roger W. Jordan The World's Merchant Fleets 1939 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1999 Ludovic Kennedy Pursuit: The Chase and Sinking of the Bismarck Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2000 Arnold Kludas Record Breakers of the North Atlantic Brassey's Inc. (Washington DC) 2000 Eric Lacroix & Linton Wells II Japanese Cruisers of the Pacific War Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1997 Frederic C. Lane Ships for Victory Johns Hopkins University Press (Baltimore) 2001 H. T. Lenton British & Empire Warships of the Second World War Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1998 Walter Lord Incredible Victory Harper & Row, Publishers (New York) 1967 John B. Lundstrom The First Team Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1984 John B. Lundstrom The First Team and the Guadalcanal Campaign Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1994 David R. MacGregor Merchant Sailing Ships 1850-1875 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1984 Donald Macintyre The Naval War Against Hitler Charles Scribner's Sons (New York) 1971 Alfred Thayer Mahan The Gulf and Inland Waters The Navy in the Civil War III The Archive Society (Harrisburg) 1992 Alfred Thayer Mahan The Influence of Sea Power upon History 1660-1783 Little, Brown and Company (Boston) 1918 Alfred Thayer Mahan The Influence of Sea Power upon the French Revolution and Empire 17931812 Volume I & Volume II Scholarly Press (St. Clair Shores, MI) 1892 Edgar J. March British Destroyers 1892-1953 Seeley Service & Co. Ltd. (London) 1966 Ian Marshall Cruisers and La Guerre de Course Mystic Seaport Museum (Mystic) 2007 Garrett Mattingly The Armada Houghton Mifflin Company (Boston) 1959 James M. McPherson War on the Waters: The Union and Confederate Navies, 1861-1865 University of North Carolina Press (Chapel Hill) 2012 William H. Miller Under the Red Ensign: British Passenger Liners of the '50s & '60s The History Press (Stroud GL) 2008 W. H. Mitchell & L. A. Sawyer The Empire Ships Lloyd's of London Press (London) 1990 Samuel Eliot Morison The Maritime History of Massachusetts 1783-1860 Houghton Mifflin Company (Boston) 1941 Samuel L. Morison & John S. Rowe The Ships and Aircraft of the U. S. Fleet Tenth Edition Raymond O'Connor, editor The Japanese Navy in World War II United States Naval Institute (Annapolis) 1969 Peter Padfield War Beneath the Sea John Wiley & Sons (New York) 1995 Lincoln P. Paine Ships of the World Houghton Mifflin Co. (Boston) 1997 Oscar Parkes British Battleships 1860-1950 Seeley Service & Co. Ltd. (London) 1956 Jonathan B. Parshall & Anthony P. Tully Shattered Sword: The Untold Story of the Battle of Midway Potomac Books (Washington DC) 2005 Michael Pitassi The Navies of Rome Boydell Press (Woodridge, Suffolk) 2009 Norman Polmar The Ships and Aircraft of the U. S. Fleet Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) Twelfth Edition 1981 Fourteenth Edition 1987 Sixteenth Edition 1997 Eighteenth Edition 2005 Norman Polmar Guide to the Soviet Navy Fourth Edition Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1986 E. B. Potter & Chester W. Nimitz Sea Power: A Naval History Prentice-Hall, Inc. (Englewood Cliffs) 1965 Gordon W. Prange At Dawn We Slept McGraw-Hill Book Company (New York) 1981 Alan Raven & John Roberts British Battleships of World War Two Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1988 Alan Raven & John Roberts British Cruisers of World War Two Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1980 Clark G. Reynolds The Fast Carriers Robert E. Krieger Publishing Co. (Huntington) 1978 John Roberts British Warships of the Second World War Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2000 Stuart Robertson & Stephen Dent The War at Sea in Photographs 1939-1945 Conway Maritime Press (London) 2007 N. A. M. Rodger The Safeguard of the Sea: A Naval History of Britain 660-1649 W. W. Norton & Company (New York) 1998 N. A. M. Rodger The Command of the Ocean: A Naval History of Britain 1649-1815 W. W. Norton & Company (New York) 2005 William Ledyard Rogers Greek and Roman Naval Warfare United States Naval Institute (Annapolis) 1964 William Ledyard Rogers Naval Warfare Under Oars United States Naval Institute (Annapolis) 1967 Jurgen Rohwer War at Sea 1939-1945 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1996 Theodore Roosevelt The Naval War of 1812 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1987 Theodore Roscoe United States Submarine Operations in World War II Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1949 Theodore Roscoe United States Destroyer Operations in World War II Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1949 Captain S. W. Roskill White Ensign: The British Navy at War 1939-1945 United States Naval Institute (Annapolis) 1960 Captain S. W. Roskill HMS Warspite: The Story of a Famous Battleship Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1907 John S. Rowe & Samuel L. Morison The Ships and Aircraft of the U. S. Fleet Ninth Edition Friedrich Ruge Der Seekrieg: The German Navy's Story 1939-1945 United States Naval Institute (Annapolis) 1957 Joseph Schull The Far Distant Ships - An Official Account of Canadian Naval Operations in World War II Stoddart Publishing Co. (Toronto) 1987 Paul H. Silverstone Warships of the Civil War Navies Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1989 Peter C. Smith & John R. Dominy Cruisers in Action 1939-1945 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1981 Richard K. Smith The Airships Akron & Macon Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2012 James Russell Soley The Blockade and the Cruisers The Navy in the Civil War I The Archive Society (Harrisburg) 1992 Edward P. Stafford The Big E: The Story of the U.S.S. Enterprise Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1988 E. Mowbray Tate Transpacific Steam Cornwall Books (New York) 1986 Lowell Thomas Raiders of the Deep Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2004 Tommy H. Thomason U.S. Naval Air Superiority Specialty Press (North Branch MN) 2007 Tommy H. Thomason Strike from the Sea Specialty Press (North Branch MN) 2009 Barrett Tillman Clash of the Carriers NAL Caliber (New York) 2005 Henk van Willigenburg Dutch Warships of World War II Lanasta (Emmen NL) 2010 Oliver Warner Great Sea Battles Spring Books (London) 1968 Eric Wertheim The Naval Institute Guide to Combat Fleets of the World 15th Edition Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2007 M. J. Whitley Battleships of World War Two Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1999 M. J. Whitley Cruisers of World War Two Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1995 M. J. Whitley Destroyers of World War Two Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2000 David Williams Naval Camouflage 1914-1945 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2001 Ray Williams Royal Navy Aircraft Since 1945 Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1989 Rif Winfield First Rate The Greatest Warships of the Age of Sail Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2010 William T. Y'Blood The Little Giants U.S. Escort Carriers Against Japan Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 1999 William T. Y'Blood Hunter-Killer U.S. Escort Carriers in the Battle of the Atlantic Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2004 William T. Y'Blood Red Sun Setting The Battle of the Philippine Sea Naval Institute Press (Annapolis) 2004


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