To mark the 225th anniversary of the U.S. Navy, this oversized naval history features hundreds of full-color and black-and-white photographs and illustrations that document the ships and weaponry, campaigns, accomplishments, and people that have played a key role in the evolution of the U.S. Navy. 75,000 first printing.
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The book was a labor of love for the authors, most of whom have been associated with the Navy for most of their working lives. They endeavor to pay tribute to the people who have made the history, built the traditions, and continue to operate the grand institution which inspires their dedication and devotion.Review:
For all of us who love the United States Naval Service, 'The Navy' is a compelling and fascinating read. -- President George Bush
One of the most beautiful, informative, and interesting books I¹ve ever seen, which brings back exciting and emotional memories. -- President Jimmy Carter
This book is terrific! 'The Navy' represents a substantial effort to showcase our naval heritage over 225 years. -- Admiral James L. Holloway III, 20th Chief of Naval Operations
This volume is a twenty-one gun salute for one of America's incomparable and most noble institutions. -- Leon Uris
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Book Description Naval Historical Foundation /, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110883631008
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Book Description Naval Historical Foundation / Hugh Lauter Levin, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0883631008