Naval Military History Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. Shadow Divers: The True Adventure of Two Americans Who Risked Everything to Solve One of the Last Mysteries of World War II
    1. Shadow Divers: The True Adventure of Two Americans Who Risked Everything to Solve One of the Last Mysteries of World War II by Robert Kurson Published: May 31, 2005 Score: 7.65
  2. The Heart and the Fist: The Education of a Humanitarian, the Making of a Navy SEAL
    2. The Heart and the Fist: The Education of a Humanitarian, the Making of a Navy SEAL by Eric Greitens Published: April 11, 2011 Score: 7.29
  3. Neptune's Inferno: The U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal
    3. Neptune's Inferno: The U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal by James D. Hornfischer Published: January 25, 2011 Score: 6.97
  4. The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour
    4. The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour by James D. Hornfischer Published: March 29, 2005 Score: 6.11
  5. 1421: The Year China Discovered America (P.S.)
    5. 1421: The Year China Discovered America (P.S.) by Gavin Menzies Published: June 3, 2008 Score: 4.54
  6. Six Frigates: The Epic History of the Founding of the U.S. Navy
    6. Six Frigates: The Epic History of the Founding of the U.S. Navy by Ian W. Toll Published: March 17, 2008 Score: 4.31
  7. Shattered Sword: The Untold Story of the Battle of Midway
    7. Shattered Sword: The Untold Story of the Battle of Midway by Jonathan Parshall and Anthony Tully Published: November 30, 2007 Score: 3.82
  8. Blind Man's Bluff: The Untold Story of American Submarine Espionage
    8. Blind Man's Bluff: The Untold Story of American Submarine Espionage by Sherry Sontag, Christopher Drew and Tony Roberts Published: December 16, 1999 Score: 3.8
  9. The Imperial Cruise: A Secret History of Empire and War
    9. The Imperial Cruise: A Secret History of Empire and War by James Bradley Published: November 24, 2009 Score: 3.04
  10. Pacific (the Official Hbo/Sky TV Tie-in)
    10. Pacific (the Official Hbo/Sky TV Tie-in) by Hugh Ambrose Published: June 2, 2011 Score: 2.26
  11. Empires of the Sea: The Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto, and the Contest for the Center of the World
    11. Empires of the Sea: The Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto, and the Contest for the Center of the World by Roger Crowley Published: May 12, 2009 Score: 2.01
  12. The Warrior Elite: The Forging of SEAL Class 228
    12. The Warrior Elite: The Forging of SEAL Class 228 by Dick Couch Published: January 28, 2003 Score: 1.98
  13. Pacific Crucible: War at Sea in the Pacific, 1941-1942
    13. Pacific Crucible: War at Sea in the Pacific, 1941-1942 by Ian W. Toll Published: November 14, 2011 Score: 1.87
  14. The Twilight Warriors: The Deadliest Naval Battle of World War II and the Men Who Fought It
    14. The Twilight Warriors: The Deadliest Naval Battle of World War II and the Men Who Fought It by Robert Gandt and John Pruden Published: November 17, 2010 Score: 1.47
  15. Iron Coffins: A Personal Account Of The German U-boat Battles Of World War II
    15. Iron Coffins: A Personal Account Of The German U-boat Battles Of World War II by Herbert A. Werner Published: June 1, 2002 Score: 1.32
  16. Operation Mincemeat: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory
    16. Operation Mincemeat: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory by Ben Macintyre Published: May 4, 2010 Score: 1.22
  17. The Battle of Midway (Pivotal Moments in American History)
    17. The Battle of Midway (Pivotal Moments in American History) by Craig L. Symonds Published: October 5, 2011 Score: 1.18
  18. In Harm's Way: The Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its Survivors
    18. In Harm's Way: The Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its Survivors by Doug Stanton Published: May 1, 2003 Score: 1
  19. Humble Heroes, How The USS Nashville CL43 Fought WWII
    19. Humble Heroes, How The USS Nashville CL43 Fought WWII by Steven Bustin Published: July 6, 2011 Score: 0.86
  20. Castles of Steel: Britain, Germany, and the Winning of the Great War at Sea
    20. Castles of Steel: Britain, Germany, and the Winning of the Great War at Sea by Robert K. Massie Published: November 2, 2004 Score: 0.84
  21. The Pirate Hunter [MP3 CD - UNABRIDGED]
    21. The Pirate Hunter [MP3 CD - UNABRIDGED] by Richard Zacks and Michael Prichard Published: July 1, 2003 Score: 0.71
  22. Japanese Destroyer Captain: Pearl Harbor, Guadalcanal, Midway-The Great Naval Battles as Seen Through Japanese Eyes
    22. Japanese Destroyer Captain: Pearl Harbor, Guadalcanal, Midway-The Great Naval Battles as Seen Through Japanese Eyes by Capt. Tameichi Hara, Fred Saito and Roger Pineau Published: August 15, 2011 Score: 0.7
  23. A Dawn Like Thunder: The True Story of Torpedo Squadron Eight
    23. A Dawn Like Thunder: The True Story of Torpedo Squadron Eight by Robert J. Mrazek Published: October 26, 2009 Score: 0.56
  24. Ship of Ghosts: The Story of the USS Houston, FDR's Legendary Lost Cruiser, and the Epic Saga of her Survivors
    24. Ship of Ghosts: The Story of the USS Houston, FDR's Legendary Lost Cruiser, and the Epic Saga of her Survivors by James D. Hornfischer Published: August 28, 2007 Score: 0.53
  25. Red November: Inside the Secret U.S.-Soviet Submarine War
    25. Red November: Inside the Secret U.S.-Soviet Submarine War by W. Craig Reed Published: August 9, 2011 Score: 0.52

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