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Book Reviews, Maritime Strategy, Naval History, Seapower
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Latest Book Review, 20 February 2024

20 Feb 24

BRE. The latest book review is now available. It considers the latest book by Captain Lars Wedin, Swedish Navy (retd.), ‘whose writings deserve much greater attention’.

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Strategic Thoughts and Other Delusions

20 Feb 24

373 pages Peter Hore Fifty years ago, the young Lars Wedin was challenged by a senior naval officer for his […]

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19th Century, Age of Sail, Book Reviews, Military History, Naval History, United States Navy
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Latest Book Review, 16 February 2024

16 Feb 24

BRE. The latest book review is now available. Professor Andrew Lambert considers a book on the War of 1812, which ‘provides the ideal introduction to a complex, and much misunderstood conflict’.

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The War of 1812

16 Feb 24

144 pages Prof Andrew Lambert The new edition of this beautifully illustrated book provides the ideal introduction to a complex, […]

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Battle of the Atlantic, Book Reviews, Naval History, Second World War, United States Navy
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Latest Book Review, 13 February

13 Feb 24

BRE. The latest book review is now available. It considers a book exploring the wartime experience of a US warship, the Borie, the wider development of ASW convoy protection in the USN, and US efforts at breaking German codes.

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Duel in the Deep: The Hunters, The Hunted, and a High Seas Fight to the Finish

13 Feb 24

376 pages Capt. Andrew Welch (retd.) This is a fascinating book – it’s really three books in one, but the […]

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Book Reviews, Naval History, People, Second World War
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Latest Book Review, 9 February 2024

09 Feb 24

BRE. The latest book review is now available. It insiders a book published in 1950, exploring the wartime experience of those who served in the RNVR. It is also the first of “If you can find a copy of…do read it!” Members are invited to share new reviews of old books, which may be of interest, or past book reviews that may have an enduring value.

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Wavy Navy By Some Who Served

09 Feb 24

The below review is the first of “If you can find a copy of…do read it!” Members are invited to […]

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Book Reviews, First World War, Naval History, Second World War
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Latest Book Review, 6 February 2024

06 Feb 24

BRE. The latest book review is now available. It considers a reprint of Vice Admiral Sir Peter Gretton’s 1968 study of Sir Winston Churchill and the Royal Navy.

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