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Air Power, Book Reviews, Indo-Pacific, Naval Aviation, Naval History, Second World War, United States Navy
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Latest Book Review, 5 April 2024

05 Apr 24

BRE. The latest book review is now available. It considers two books from Osprey, providing accounts of the Japanese A6M2/3 Zero and US Navy F6F Hellcat in the South Pacific and Philippines in the Second World War respectively.

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A6M2/3 Zero-Sen: New Guinea and the Solomons 1942 & F6F Hellcat: Philippines 1944

05 Apr 24

Dr James Bosbotinis The subject matter of these two books, the US F6F Hellcat and Japanese A6M2/3 Zero will be […]

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Air Power, Book Reviews, Maritime Strategy, Naval Aviation, Naval History, United States Navy
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Latest Book Review, 2 April 2024

02 Apr 24

BRE. The latest book review is now available. Professor Andrew Lambert considers David F. Winkler’s America’s First Aircraft Carrier, examining the history of the USS Langley: “a history book for contemporary revolutionaries, engaged with new technologies, and new ideas. How does the future break through into the fleet?”

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America’s First Aircraft Carrier: USS Langley and the Dawn of U.S. Naval Aviation

02 Apr 24

373 pages Professor Andrew Lambert King’s College London This book is essential reading for anyone who wants to know why […]

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Book Reviews, Geopolitics, Maritime Strategy, Naval News, Naval Platforms, Naval Warfare, Russia, Sea Power, Submarines, Ukraine, United States Navy
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Latest Book Review, 1 March 2024

01 Mar 24

BRE. The latest book review is now available. It considers the 2024 edition of Seaforth’s World Naval Review.

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Seaforth World Naval Review 2024

01 Mar 24

192 pages John Roberts This 15th edition of Seaforth’s excellent World Naval Review continues to provide an ‘all round view’ […]

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Book Reviews, Carrier Strike Group, Falklands War, Fleet Air Arm, Joint Operations, Modularity, Naval Aviation, Naval History, Persian Gulf, Surveillance, Technology
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Latest Book Review, 14 November

14 Nov 23

BRE. The latest book review is now available. It considers a book exploring the history of the development and operational service of the Royal Navy’s helicopter-based airborne early warning capability, and a look towards the future with Crowsnest and beyond.

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Eyes of the Fleet: A History of Rotary-Wing Airborne Early Warning/Airborne Surveillance and Control in the Royal Navy 1982-2022

14 Nov 23

179 pages Available from https://shop.navywings.org.uk/collections/books/products/eyes-of-the-fleet-by-richard-scott Dr James Bosbotinis The subject of this book immediately appealed to this reviewer, and being familiar […]

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Air Power, Anti-Submarine Warfare, Book Reviews, Indo-Pacific, Maritime Strategy, Naval Aviation, Naval History, Naval Tactics, Naval Warfare, Operational Planning, Second World War, United States Navy
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Latest Book Review, 26 September

26 Sep 23

BRE. The latest book review is now available. It considers a book examining the largest sea battle in history, the Battle of Leyte Gulf in October 1944.

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