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Jeremy Dixon. The U-Boat Commanders. Knight’s Cross Holders 1939–1945.  Barnsley, S. Yorks: Pen & Sword Maritime, www.pen-and-sword.org, 2019. ix+323 pp., illustrations, glossary, bibliography. UK £25.00, US $49.95, cloth; ISBN 978-1-52671-873-0.


Aidan Dodson.  German Battleship Helgoland. Detailed in the original builders’ plans. Barnsley, S. Yorks: Seaforth Publishing and the National Maritime Museum, www.seaforthpublishing.com, 2019. 144 pp., illustrations, tables, bibliography. UK £30.00, cloth; ISBN 978-1-52671-873-0. (E-book available.)


W.H. Garske Jr., Robert O. Dulin Jr., and William Jurens. Battleship Bismarck. A Design and Operational History. Barnsley, S. Yorks: SeaforthPublishing, www.seaforthpublishing.com, 2019.  x+650 pp., illustrations, appendices,  notes, bibliography, index. UK £55.00, cloth; ISBN 978-1-5267-5974-0. (E-book available.)

(Published in the US. By Naval Institute Press.)


Norman Friedman. British Submarines in Two World Wars. Barnsley, S. Yorks: Seaforth Publishing, www.seaforthpublishing.com, 2019. 452 pp., illustrations, notes, bibliography, appendices, submarine data, submarine list, index. UK £40.00, US $88.00, cloth; ISBN 978-1-5267-4767-9. (E-book available.)


Norman Friedman.  British Naval Weapons of World War Two.  The John Lambert Collection, Vol. 1: Destroyer Weapons. Barnsley, S. Yorks: SeaforthPublishing, www.seaforthpublishing.com, 2019. 240 pp., illustrations, index of plans. UK £40.00, , cloth; ISBN 978-1-5267-4767-9. (E-book available.)


David Hobbs. The Dawn of Carrier Strike And the World of Lieutenant W.P. Lucy DSO RN. Barnsley, S. Yorks: Seaforth Publishing, www.seaforthpubishing.com, 2019. xiv+ 386 pp., illustrations, glossary, notes, bibliography, index. UK £35.00, US $70.00, cloth; ISBN 978-1-4738-7992-8. (E-book available.)


Kerry Jang. Large Scale Warship Models.  From Kits to Scratch Building. Barnsley, S. Yorks: Seaforth Publishing, www.seaforthpublishing.com, 2019. 110 pp., illustrations, index of plans. UK £25.00, cloth; ISBN 978-1-5267-3096-1. (E-book available.)


Anthony Richards. The Lusitania Sinking. Eyewitness Accounts from Survivors. Barnsley, S. Yorks: W.W. Greenhill Books, www.pen-and-sword.co.uk, 2019. Published in North America by Dundurn Press, Toronto, Canada. 214 pp., illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. UK £19.99, cloth; ISBN 978-1-78438-301-5. (E-book available.)


John Roberts. Battlecruiser Repulse. Detailed in the original builders’ plans. Barnsley, S. Yorks: Seaforth Publishing and the National Maritime Museum, www.sea-forthpublishing.com, 2019. 160 pp., illustrations, tables, bibliography. UK £30.00, cloth; ISBN 978-1-5267-5728-9. (E-book available.)


Peter Schenk. Operation Sealion. The Invasion of England 1940. Barnsley, S. Yorks: W.W. Greenhill Books, www.pen-and-sword.co.uk, 2019. x+326 pp., illustrations, maps, glossary, bibliography, index. UK £25.00, US $39.95, cloth; ISBN 978-1-78438-394-7. (First published by Conway Maritime 1990.)


Steve Mullins.  Octopus Crowd. Maritime History and the Business of Australian Pearling in the Age of Sail. AB, www.uab.edu, 2019. 359 pp., illustrations, maps, etc.  US $159.99, cloth; ISBN 978-0-8173-2024-9. 


Aaron Stephan Hamilton. German Submarine U-1105 ‘Black Panther’. The Naval Archaeology of a U-boat. Oxford, UK: Osprey Publishing, www.ospreypublishing.com, 2019. 136 pp., illustrations, tables, maps, notes, appendices, bibliography, index.  UK £25.00, US $35.00, CDN $47.00, hardback; ISBN 978-1-4726-3581-9.


John Lambert & Al. Ross. Allied Coastal Forces of World War II, Vol. II, Vosper MTBs & US Elcos. Barnsley, S. Yorks: Seaforth Publishing, www.seaforthpublishing.com, 2019. 256 pp., illustrations, tables, bibliography. UK £40.00; ISBN 978-1-5267-47558-6.

(First published 1993.)


R.A. Burt. The Last British Battleship. HMS Vanguard 1946-1960.  Barnsley, S. Yorks: Seaforth Publishing, www.seaforthpublishing.com, 2019. 128 pp., illustrations, tables, appendices, bibliography.  UK £35.00; ISBN 978-1-5267-5226-0. 

 

James Claude Beasley. “Get the hell off this ship!” Memoir of a USS Liscome Bay Survivor in World War II. Jefferson, NC: McFarland Publishing, www.mcfarlandpub.com, 2018. viii+161 pp., illustrations, bibliography, index. US $29.95, paper; ISBN 978-1-4766-7328-8. (E-book available.)


Michael Crawford (ed.) Needs and Opportunities in the Modern History of the US Navy. Washington, DC: Naval History and Heritage Command, www.history.navy.mil, 2018. viii+419 pp., illustrations, tables, appendices, notes,  bibliography, index. US $ , cloth; ISBN 978-1-943604-11-1


Michael Dyer, Andrew S. Erickson, and Ryan D. Martinson (eds.) China’s Maritime Gray Zone Operations. Annapolis, MD: China Maritime Studies Institute and Naval Institute Press, www.nip.org, 2019. xxiii+324 pp., illustrations, maps, tables, notes, bibliography, index. US $50.00, cloth; ISBN 978-1-59114-693-3. 


John Johnson-Allen. They Were Just Skulls. The Naval Career of Fred Henley, Last Survivor of HM Submarine Truculent. Dunbeath, UK: Whittles Publishing, www.whittlespublishing.com, 2018. xii+124 pp., illustrations, appendices, bibliography. UK £16.99, US $21.95, paper; ISBN 978-1-84995-404-4.


Ron Macdonald. Deeper into the Darkness. Dunbeath, Scotland: Whittles Publishing, www.whittlespublishing.com, 2018. xii+240 pp., illustrations, maps, tables,.glossary. US $25.95, UK £19.95, paper; ISBN 978-1-84995-360-3.


Jim Wellman. Challengers of the Sea. St. John’s, NL: Flanker Press Ltd., www.flankerpress.com, 2018. xiii+217 pp., illustrations, index. CDN $19.95, paper; ISBN 978-1-77117-676-7.


Kennard N. Wiggins, Jr. America`s Anchor. A Naval History of the Delaware River and Bay, Cradle of the United States Navy. Jefferson, NC: McFarland Publishing, www.mcfarlandpub.com, 2019.288 pp., illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. US $45.00, paper; ISBN 978-1-4766-7197-0. (E-book available.)

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