NAVAL WAR COLLEGE PRESS BOOK BACKLIST
In addition to the more recent books listed on the Naval War College Press page for sale by the Government Printing Office’s Online Bookstore, the Naval War College Press has published the following titles since 1977. See notes below for ordering information. Asterisks indicate that digitized texts are available online at the Internet Archive.
*B. M. Simpson III, ed. The Development of Naval Thought: Essays by Herbert Rosinski, 1977 [Note A]
Kenneth R. McGruther. The Evolving Soviet Navy, 1978 [Note A]
*Henry E. Eccles. Military Power in a Free Society, 1979
*Robert B. Bathurst. Understanding the Soviet Navy: A Handbook, 1979
*John B. Hattendorf, B. Mitchell Simpson III, and John R. Wadleigh. Sailors and Scholars: The Centennial History of the U.S. Naval War College, 1984
*Robert Waring Herrick. Soviet Naval Theory and Policy: Gorshkov's Inheritance, 1988 [Note A]
*Stuart W. Smith, ed. Douglas Southall Freeman on Leadership, 1990 [Note B]
*Joseph Gerard Brennan. Foundations of Moral Obligation: The Stockdale Course, 1992
Pelham G. Boyer and Robert S. Wood, eds. Strategic Transformation and Naval Power in the 21st Century, 1998
Paul Taylor, ed. Asia & the Pacific: U.S. Strategic Traditions and Regional Realities,2001 [Note D]
Historical Monograph Series
A program established in 1975 to publish book-length studies on naval warfare-related historical topics and based wholly or in part on sources in the Naval Historical Collection of the College.
*John D. Hayes and John B. Hattendorf, eds. The Writings of Stephen B. Luce, 1975
*Craig L. Symonds, ed. Charleston Blockade: The Journals of John B. Marchand, U.S. Navy, 1861–1862, 1976 [Note A]
*Ronald Spector. Professors of War: The Naval War College and the Development of the Naval Profession, 1977
*Michael Vlahos. The Blue Sword: The Naval War College and the American Mission, 1919–1941, 1980
*John B. Hattendorf, ed. On His Majesty's Service: Observations of the British Home Fleet from the Diary, Reports, and Letters of Joseph H. Wellings, Assistant U.S. Naval Attaché, London, 1940–1941, 1983
*John Monsarrat. Angel on the Yardarm: The Beginnings of Fleet Radar Defense and the Kamikaze Threat, 1985 [Note A]
*John B. Hattendorf and Lynn C. Hattendorf, comps. A Bibliography of the Works of Alfred Thayer Mahan, 1986
*Joel J. Sokolsky. The Fraternity of the Blue Uniform: Admiral Richard G. Colbert, U.S. Navy and Allied Naval Cooperation, 1991
*John B. Hattendorf, ed. The Influence of History on Mahan: The Proceedings of a Conference Marking the Centenary of Alfred Thayer Mahan's The Influence of Sea Power upon History, 1660–1783, 1991
*James Goldrick and John B. Hattendorf, eds. Mahan Is Not Enough: The Proceedings of a Conference on the Works of Sir Julian Corbett and Admiral Sir Herbert Richmond, 1993
*John B. Hattendorf, ed. Ubi Sumus? The State of Naval and Maritime History, 1994
*William N. Still Jr., ed. The Queenstown Patrol, 1917: The Diary of Commander Joseph Knefler Taussig, U.S. Navy, 1996
*John B. Hattendorf, ed. Doing Naval History: Essays toward Improvement, 1995
*Mark R. Shulman, ed. An Admiral's Yarn, 1999
The Logistic Leadership Series
A collection of books reprinted by the Naval War College Press that address fundamental issues relating to the logistical support of military forces. The purpose of the series is to increase awareness of the importance of sound logistical planning to all military operations.
*Henry E. Eccles, Logistics in the National Defense (Harrisburg, Pa.: Stackpole, 1959; repr. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 1981; repr. Newport, R.I. Naval War College Press, 1997) [Note E]
*Worrall Reed Carter, Beans, Bullets, and Black Oil: The Story of Fleet Logistics Afloat in the Pacific during World War II (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1953; repr. Newport, R.I.: Naval War College Press, 1998) [Note E]
*Duncan S. Ballantine, U.S. Naval Logistics in the Second World War (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press, 1947; reprint Newport, R.I., Naval War College Press, 1998) [Note E]
*George C. Thorpe, Pure Logistics: The Science of War Preparation (Kansas City, Mo.: Franklin Hudson, 1917; repr. Washington, D.C.: National Defense Univ. Press, 1986; repr. Newport, R.I.: Naval War College Press, 1997) [Note E]
* Digitized text available at Internet Archive
Note A. Currently out of print.
Note B. Republished by, and available from, White Mane Publishing, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania.
Note D. Available from the Naval War College Asia-Pacific Studies Group, Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, R.I., 02841-1207, (401) 841-4532.
Note E. Address requests for copies for official use to the Naval War College's Director of Development and Long Range Planning, Code 05, (401) 841-6515.