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United States Naval History: A Bibliography

NAVAL HISTORY BIBLIOGRAPHIES, NO. 1

SPECIAL SUBJECTS

Awards and Decorations

Above and Beyond: A History of the Medal of Honor From the Civil War to Vietnam. By the editors of Boston Publishing Company. Boston: Boston Pub. Co., 1985. 346 pp.

Blakeney, Jane. Heroes, U.S. Marine Corps, 1861-1955: Armed Forces Awards, Flags. Washington: Guthrie Lithograph Co., 1957. 621 pp.

National Geographic Society. Insignia and Decorations of the U.S. Armed Forces, by Gilbert Grosvenor and others. Washington: National Geographic Society, 1945. 208 p.

The Navy Cross: Vietnam: Citations of Awards to Men of the United States Marine Corps, 1964-1973. Edited by Paul Drew Stevens. Forest Ranch, Calif.: Sharp & Dunnigan Pubs. 1987. 372 pp.

Riley, David L. Uncommon Valor . . . : Decorations, Badges and Service Medals of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps. Marceline, Mo.: Walsworth Pub. Co., 1980. 88 pp.

U.S. Congress. Senate. Medal of Honor Recipients-1863-1973. Prepared for the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. 93d Cong., 1st sess., Senate Committee Print No. 15. Washington: GPO, 1973. 1231 pp.

U.S. Navy Department. Medal of Honor, 1861-1949, the Navy. Washington: GPO, 1950. 327 pp.

A list and biographical record.

Wyllie, Robert E. Orders, Decorations and Insignia, Military and Civil, With the History and Romance of Their Origin and a Full Description of Each. New York: Putnam, 1921. 269 pp.