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NAVAL
US NAVY IN WWII
United States Naval Vessels: The Official
United States Navy Reference Manual
Prepared by the Division of Naval Intel-
ligence, 1 September 1945
. The manuals
in this book were used constantly as a standard
reference. The first part comprises the manual
entitled ONI 222-US: United States Naval Vessels.
The second part of this book is a study compiled
by the Statistical Section of the Officer of Naval
Intelligence, entitled The United States Fleet (from
Pearl Harbor to Oct. 1, 1945).
Size:8.5”x11”•1500bwphotos•672pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0090-3•hard•$75.00
American PT Boats in WWII
Victor Chun.
American PT Boats in WWII is an illustrated study
of the development, construction, tactics, and
combat actions, of U.S. PT Boats during WWII.
Size:8.5”x11”•200bwphotos•240pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-0256-5•hard•$59.99
American PT Boats in WWII • Vol.2
Victor Chun. Chun presents all new infor-
mation gleaned since the previous book’s
publication and includes never before
published drawings of PT 809, as well
as details on the use of Elcoplane used by
Elco PT boats to increase running speed.
Size: 11.5”x9” • 700 color/bw photos •
216pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3948-6•hard•$69.99
USS Saratoga (CV-3): An Illustrated History
of the Legendary Aircraft Carrier 1927-
46
John Fry. The Saratoga survived the 1922
Washington Disarmament Treaty’s cutting torch
through her conversion to the aircraft carrier. No
carrier, or ship, played a greater role in developing
the men and tactics that became naval aviation.
Size:8.5”x11”•200bwphotos•192pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0089-X•hard•$39.95
The Stone Frigate: A Pictorial History of the
U.S. Naval Shore Establishment, 1800-1941
Gina Nichols. The Stone Frigate: A Pictorial History
of the U.S. Naval Shore Establishment, 1800-1941
is a collection of historic images documenting the
history of the U.S. Naval Shore Establishment from
its creation in 1800 to 1941. The amazing historic
images show the naval shore establishment and
its role in supporting the fleet.
Size:9”x8”•356color/bwphotos•288pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4339-1•hard•$39.99
The Newport Naval Training Station: A Postcard
History
Federico Santi. Development of the Newport
Naval Training Station, still in use as Naval Station New-
port and The Navy War College, waxed and waned with
political forces and both world wars. Postcards and other
artifacts document physical changes over time, activities
of enlisted trainees, and images of stationed ships.
Size:9”x8”•215color/bwphotos•80pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4323-0•hard•$19.99
Sound Locators, Fire Control Systems,
and Searchlights of the German Heavy
Flak Units 1939-45
Werner Müller. Highly
detailed look at the wide variety of ranging,
control, searchlight and sound equipment used
by the Luftwaffe’s heavy flak units during WWII.
Size:8.5”x11”•80bwphotos/drawings•52pp.
ISBN:0-7643-0568-9•soft•$9.95
Luftwaffe Codes, Markings & Units 1939-
45
Barry C. Rosch. This classic volume is the
definitive reference to Luftwaffe units and their
coding systems as used in WWII.
Size:8.5”x11”•1000photos/drawings•448pp.
ISBN:0-88740-796-X•hard•$79.95
German Aircraft in Russian and Soviet
Service 1914-51
Alexandrov & Petrov. These
two books, by authors Andrei Alexandrov and
Genadi Petrov, illustrated with many previously
unpublished photos, depict the blooming period
of the Soviet aviation industry, which owed a
greatdealof itsknowledge to technologyderived
from German designs. The two volumes cover
the World War I years through World War II to
the early-1950s
.
Vol.1 1914-40
Size:9”x12”•250bwphotos/profiles•144pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1675-3•hard•$39.95
Vol.2 1941-51
Size:9”x12”•250bwphotos/profiles•144pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1676-1•hard•$39.95
Luftwaffe Rudder Markings 1936-45
Ries &
Obermaier. Valuable , highly illustrated reference to
the Luftwaffe pilot victory rudder markings of many
aces, including aircraft type and unit.
Size:7”x10”•300bwphotos•192pp.
ISBN:0-88740-337-9•hard•$29.95
German Aircraft Landing Gear: A Detailed
Study of German WWII Combat Aircraft
Günther Sengfelder. This highly detailed illus-
trated book explores the landing gear systems
of a large variety of WWII German combat
aircraft in both photos and detailed line drawings.
Size:8.5”x11”•500photos/drawings•246pp.
ISBN:0-88740-470-7•hard•$35.00
German Aircraft Cockpits 1911-70
Peter W.
Cohausz. Using the cockpits of approximately
sixty military and civil aircraft as examples,
this book follows the development of aircraft
instruments in Germany from 1911-1970. The
standards and developments of each period
are described and the instrumentation of each
cockpit is identified. There is also a general
explanation of the science of aircraft instruments
and the function of various equipment.
Size:8.5”x11”•470color/bwphotos•304pp.
ISBN:0-7643-1873-X•hard•$69.95
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