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Mostly naval history, with some other miscellaneous history books. If you need me to look anything up, or scan something for you, feel free to ask.

WWI-present naval history

General ship references

  • Battleship Missouri, Stillwell, 1996
  • British Battlecruisers 1914-1918, Burr
  • Sturton, Ian, ed. (1987). Conway's All the World's Battleships: 1906 to the Present. London: Conway Maritime Press. ISBN 0851774482. OCLC 246548578. 
  • Gardiner, Robert; Gray, Randal, eds. (1984). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships: 1906–1922. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press. ISBN 0870219073. 
  • Gardiner, Robert; Chesneau, Roger; Kolesnik, Eugene M., eds. (1979). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships: 1860–1905. London: Conway Maritime Press. ISBN 0-85177-133-5. 
  • The Encyclopedia of U-boats:From 1904 to the Present Möller and Brack, 2004
  • Jane's Fighting Ships of World War II 1940/41/42/43/44/45 (1989 print)
  • Imperial Japanese Navy Submarines 1941-1945, Stille, 2007
  • Stille, Mark (2005). US Navy Aircraft Carriers: 1922–45 Prewar classes. Oxford: Osprey Books. ISBN 9781841768908. 
  • Brown, D.K. (2006). Nelson to Vanguard: Warship Design and Development 1923-1945. London: Chatham Publishing. ISBN 159114602X. 
  • Staff, Gary (2010). German Battleships: 1914–1918 (Volume 1). Oxford: Osprey Books. ISBN 9781846034671. 
  • Breyer, Siegfried (1990). The German Battleship Scharnhorst. West Chester, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd. ISBN 0-88740-291-7. 
  • Breyer, Siegfried (1990). The German Battleship Gneisenau. West Chester, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd. ISBN 0-88740-290-9. 
  • Breyer, Siegfried (1989). Battleship Tirpitz. West Chester, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd. ISBN 0-88740-184-8. 
  • Scarpaci, Wayne (2009). Italian Battleships: 1928–1957. Gardnerville, NV: Art by Wayne. ISBN 9781442121096. 
  • Zetterling, Niklas; Tamelander, Michael (2009). Tirpitz: The Life and Death of Germany's Last Super Battleship. Havertown, PA: Casemate. ISBN 9781935149187. 
  • Zetterling, Niklas; Tamelander, Michael (2009). Bismarck: The Final Days of Germany's Greatest Battleship. Drexel Hill, PA: Casemate. ISBN 9781935149040. 
  • Williamson, Gordon (2003). German Light Cruisers 1939–45. Oxford: Osprey Publishing. ISBN 9781841765037. 
  • Campbell, John (1985). Naval Weapons of World War II. London: Conway Maritime Press. ISBN 0870214594. 
  • Sweetman, John (2004). Tirpitz: Hunting the Beast. Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing Limited. ISBN 0750937556. 
  • Ballard, Robert (2007). Robert Ballard's Bismarck. Edison, NJ: Chartwell Books, Inc. ISBN 9780785822059. 
  • Müllenheim-Rechberg, Burkard (1980). Battleship Bismarck: A Survivor's Story. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press. ISBN 0870210963. 
  • Busch, Fritz-Otto (1956). The Drama of the Scharnhorst: Holocaust at Sea. New York, NY: Rinehart. OCLC 1277226. 
  • Preston, Antony (2002). The World's Worst Warships. London: Conway Maritime Press. ISBN 0851777546. 

Battle/war specific

  • Halpern, Paul G. (1995). A Naval History of World War I. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press. ISBN 1557503524. 
  • Staff, Gary (2008). Battle for the Baltic Islands. Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen & Sword Maritime. ISBN 9781844157877. 
  • The Battle of Jutland, Bennet, 1964 (2006 print)
  • Campbell, John (1998). Jutland: An Analysis of the Fighting. New York: Lyons Press. ISBN 1-55821-759-2. 
  • Tarrant, V. E. (1995). Jutland: The German Perspective. Cassell Military Paperbacks. ISBN 0-304-35848-7. 
  • Barrett, Michael B. (2008). Operation Albion. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. ISBN 9780253349699. 
  • Raiders of the Deep, Thomas, 1928 (2004 print)
  • The Rules of the Game: Jutland and British Naval Command, Andrew Gordon
  • Stille, Mark (2010). British Dreadnought vs. German Dreadnought. Oxford: Osprey Publishing. ISBN 9781849081689. 
  • O'Hara, Vincent P. (2009). Struggle for the Middle Sea: The Great Navies at War in the Mediterranean Theater, 1940-1945. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press. ISBN 978-1591146483. 


  • Gottschall, Terrell D. (2003). By order of the Kaiser. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press. ISBN 1557503095. 
  • Padfield, Peter (2005). The Great Naval Race: Anglo-German Naval Rivalry 1900–1914. Edinburg: Birlinn. ISBN 9781843410133. 
  • Roop, Theodore (1987). Roberts, Stephen S., ed. The Development of a Modern Navy: French Naval Policy 1871–1904. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press. ISBN 0870211412. 
  • Sondhaus, Lawrence (1997). Preparing for Weltpolitik: German Sea Power Before the Tirpitz Era. Naval Institute Press: Annapolis. ISBN 1557507457. 
  • Weir, Gary E. (1992). Building the Kaiser's Navy. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press. ISBN 1-55750-929-8. 
  • Willmott, H. P., ed. (2009). The Last Century of Sea Power (Volume 1, From Port Arthur to Chanak, 1894–1922). Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. ISBN 9780253352149. 
  • van der Vat, Dan (1986). The Grand Scuttle. Worcester: Billing & Sons Ltd. ISBN 0-86228-099-0. 
  • Woodward, David (1973). The Collapse of Power: Mutiny in the High Seas Fleet. London: Arthur Barker Ltd. ISBN 0-213-16431-0. 

Misc. military history

  • AK-47, Kahner 2007
  • The European War: The Powers, 1914
  • Forward–March!, Mackey and Jernegan, 1934
  • Japanese Tanks 1939-1945, Zaloga, 2007
  • Liberty's Victorious Conflict:A Photographic History of the World War, 1918
  • Panzer Leader, Guderian, 2002 printing
  • Ridgway's Paratroopers, Blair, 1985 (2002 print)
  • World War II: The Oxford Guide, Dear

On the way

Books I've ordered from Amazon or Alibris/etc., but have not yet received in the mail: