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Contemporary History Branch Publications

HOW TO ORDER PUBLICATIONS

 

HISTORIES

By Sea, Air, and Land: An Illustrated History of the U.S. Navy and the War in Southeast Asia, by Edward J. Marolda. 1994. Ordering information.    Online text version

Forged in War: The Naval-Industrial Complex and American Submarine Construction, 1940-1961, by Gary E. Weir. 1993. Ordering information

Operation End Sweep: A History of Minesweeping Operations in North Vietnam, by Tensor Industries, edited by Edward J. Marolda. 1993. Ordering information

Revolt of the Admirals: The Fight for Naval Aviation, 1945-1950, by Jeffrey G. Barlow. 1995. Ordering information

Shield and Sword: The United States Navy and the Persian Gulf War, by Edward J. Marolda and Robert J. Schneller Jr. 1999. Ordering information

THE U.S. NAVY AND THE MODERN WORLD SERIES

No. 1, Cordon of Steel: The U.S. Navy and the Cuban Missile Crisis, by Curtis A. Utz. 1993.

No. 2, Assault from the Sea: The Amphibious Landing at Inchon, by Curtis A. Utz. 1994. Online .pdf version

No. 3, "Swift and Effective Retribution:" The U.S. Sixth Fleet and the Confrontation with Qaddafi, by Joseph T. Stanik. 1996. Ordering information

No. 4, Project HULA: Soviet-American Cooperation in the War Against Japan, by Richard A. Russell. No. 4 in The U.S. Navy in the Modern World series. 1997. Ordering information

CONTRIBUTIONS TO NAVAL HISTORY SERIES

No. 1, Origins of the Maritime Strategy: American Naval Strategy in the First Postwar Decade, by Michael A. Palmer. 1988. Ordering information

No. 2, Power and Change: The Administrative History of the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, 1946-1986, by Thomas C. Hone. 1989. Ordering information

No. 3, Building American Submarines, 1914-1940, by Gary E. Weir. 1991. Ordering information

No. 4, "Damn the Torpedoes": A Short History of U.S. Naval Mine Countermeasures, 1777-1991, by Tamar Moser Melia. 1991.

No. 5, On Course to Desert Storm: The United States Navy and the Persian Gulf, by Michael A. Palmer. 1992. Ordering information

No. 6, Black Shoes and Blue Water: Surface Warfare in the United States Navy, 1945-1975, by Malcolm Muir, Jr. 1996. Ordering information


THE UNITED STATES NAVY AND THE VIETNAM CONFLICT SERIES

Volume 1, The Setting of the Stage to 1959, by Edwin B. Hooper, Dean C. Allard, and Oscar P. Fitzgerald. 1976.

Volume 2, From Military Assistance to Combat, 1959-1965, by Edward J.Marolda and Oscar P. Fitzgerald. 1986.

REFERENCE WORKS

A Bibliography of the United States Navy and the Conflict in Southeast Asia, 1950-1975, by Edward J. Marolda and James Lesher. 1991.

A Bibliography of the United States Navy and the Persian Gulf, 1980-1992, by Ronald Brown and Robert Schneller. 1993.


How to Order Publications. Many of the publications of the Naval Historical Center are for sale through the Superintendent of Documents. You can order books by mail or phone, or through the Superintendent of Document's secure GPO Access through their list of books on Naval History.

By mail: print out the order form and mail with a check or credit card number to Superintendent of Documents, PO Box
371954, Pittsburgh PA 15250-7954.

By phone: call the Government Printing Office ordering and information number at (202) 512-1800.

Online: through the secure web site of the Superintendent of Document's GPO Access.

Out of print publications can be found at major university or government depository libraries and can be borrowed on
interlibrary loan.


9 April 2001