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United States Naval History: A Bibliography

NAVAL HISTORY BIBLIOGRAPHIES, NO. 1

SPECIAL SUBJECTS

Personnel, Education and Training


Allin, Lawrence C. The United States Naval Institute: Intellectual Forum of the New Navy: 1873-1889. Military Affairs/Aerospace Historian Instant Pub. Series. Manhattan, Kans.: Military Affairs/Aerospace Historian Pubs., 1978. 381 pp.

The Bluejackets' Manual. Revised by Bill Bearden. 21st ed. Annapolis: U.S. Naval Institute, 1990. 672 pp.

First edition, compiled by Lt. Ridley McLean in 1902, was reissued in 1978 in a facsimile reproduction by Naval Institute Press.

Calvert, James F. The Naval Profession. Rev. ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1971. 250 pp.

Fundamental of Naval Leadership. Department of Leadership and Law, U.S. Naval Academy. Edited by Karel Montor and Anthony J. Ciotti. Fundamentals of Naval Science Series. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1984. 275 pp.

Revised edition of Naval Leadership, 2d. ed., 1959.

Guttridge, Leonard F. Mutiny: A History of Naval Insurrection. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1992.

Harrod, Frederick S. Manning the New Navy: The Development of a Modern Naval Enlisted Force, 1899- 1940. Contributions in American History, No. 68. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 1978. 276 pp.

Langley, Harold D. Social Reform in the United Navy, 1798-1862. Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Press, 1967. 309 pp.

Lyons, Gene M., and John W. Masland. Education and Military Leadership: A Study of the R.O.T.C. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press, 1959. 283 pp.

Mack, William P., and Albert H. Konetzni, Jr. Command at Sea. 4th ed. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1992. 519 pp.

First edition published in 1943.

Mack, William P., and Thomas D. Paulsen. The Naval Officer's Guide, 10th ed. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1991. 528 pp.

First edition (1943) by Arthur A. Ageton, who continued Guide through 8th ed.

Masland, John W., and Laurence I. Radway. Soldiers and Scholars: Military Education and National Policy. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press, 1957. 530 pp.

Naval Orientation. Washington: Naval Education and Training Program Development Center: GPO, 1984. 625 pp.

Began publication in 1944.

Noel, John V., Jr., and James Starvidis. Division Officer's Guide, 9th ed. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1989. 344 pp.

First edition published in 1952.

Rosenberg, David A. "Officer Development in the Interwar Navy: Arleigh Burke-The Making of a Naval Professional 1919-1940." Pacific Historical Review 44 (November 1975): 503-526.

Schneider, James G. The Navy V-12 Program: Leadership for a Lifetime. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1987. 596 pp.

Shenk, Robert. Guide to Naval Writing. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1990. 355 pp.

Skallerup, Harry R. Books Afloat & Ashore; Ashore: A History of Books, Libraries, and Reading Among Seamen During the Age of Sail. Hamden, Conn.: Archon Books, 1974. 277 pp.

Spector, Ronald. Professors of War: The Naval War College and the Development of the Naval Profession. U.S. Naval War College Historical Monograph Series, No. 3. Newport, R.I.: Naval War College Press, 1977. 185 pp.

Valle, James E. Rocks & Shoals: Order and Discipline in the Old Navy, 1800-1861. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1980. 341 pp.

Watch Officer's Guide: A Handbook for All Deck Watch Officers. 13th ed. Revised by James Stavridis. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1992. 353 pp.

Earlier editions edited by Russell Wilson and John V. Noel. First edition (1930), by W. S. Farber, based on Watch Officer's Manual of 1911, 1913, and 1917.