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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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Age of Sail, American Revolution, Book Reviews, Naval History, United States Navy
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Latest Book Review, 2 February 2024

02 Feb 24

BRE. The latest book review is now available. It considers a book exploring the maritime aspects of the American Revolutionary War.

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A Maritime History of the American Revolutionary War: An Atlantic-Wide Conflict over Independence and Empire

02 Feb 24

224 pages Capt. M. K. Barritt Theodore Corbett opens his book with an assertion that there is “little written about […]

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Book Reviews, China, Geopolitics, Indo-Pacific, Maritime Strategy, Russia, Sea Power, United States Navy
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Latest Book Review, 30 January 2024

30 Jan 24

BRE. The latest book review is now available. Professor Geoffrey Till considers Brent Sadler’s examination of and argument for a recapitalised and reformed US Navy, able to respond to the challenges of great power competition.

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U.S. Naval Power in the 21st Century: A Strategy for Facing the Chinese and Russian Threat

30 Jan 24

372 pages Prof Geoffrey Till The problem tackled in this book is the urgent need to recapitalise and reform the […]

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Book Reviews, Indo-Pacific, Naval History, Naval Warfare, Strategy, United States Navy
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Latest Book Review, 19 January 2024

19 Jan 24

BRE. The latest book review is now available. Professor Geoffrey Till considers a new ‘short, hard-hitting account’ of the US Navy’s role and contribution to the US campaign in Vietnam.

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