Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

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  • Publication
Wars & Conflicts
  • War of 1812 1812-1815
  • World War I 1917-1918
  • Korean Conflict 1950-1954
  • World War II 1939-1945
  • Revolutionary War 1775-1783
  • Vietnam Conflict 1962-1975
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Location of Archival Materials
  • NHHC

NHHC Publications by Subject


Electronic versions of the following publications, broadly categorized by subject, are available on the NHHC website. Unless otherwise indicated, titles are publications of NHHC and its predecessor organizations.


American Revolution and Early Navy

Civil War

  • The Autobiography of Rear Admiral John A. Dahlgren, edited by Peter C. Luebke. Dahlgren's legacy to the Navy is profound and lasting. His contributions to ship armament and design include the ingenious Dahlgren gun, which became the Navy's chief ordnance during the Civil War. 

Cuban Missile Crisis

Vietnam War

The U.S. Navy and the Vietnam War (series)

1.) The Approaching Storm: Conflict in Asia, 1945-1965

2.) Nixon’s Trident: Naval Power in Southeast Asia, 1968-1972

3.) The Battle Behind Bars: Navy and Marine POWs in the Vietnam War

4.) Navy Medicine in Vietnam: Passage to Freedom to the Fall of Saigon 

5.) Combat at Close Quarters: Warfare on the Rivers and Canals of Vietnam

6.) Naval Air War: The Rolling Thunder Campaign

7.) Knowing the Enemy: Naval Intelligence in Southeast Asia

8.) Fourth Arm of Defense: Sealift and Maritime Logistics in the Vietnam War

9.) End of the Saga: The Maritime Evacuation of South Vietnam and Cambodia 


Colloquium on Contemporary History 1989-1998

Selected proceedings of the Colloquium on Contemporary History, a conference series sponsored by the Naval History and Heritage Command from 1989 to 1998. 



Space Exploration

Histories of Fleets and Shore Establishments

Histories of Operation Types

Partnerships and International Relations

Published: Fri Sep 11 18:04:01 EDT 2020