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Gobbell, John J.

Summary: "Commander Todd Ingram, commanding officer of the destroyer, USS Maxwell (DD-525) met Soviet Navy officer Eduard Dezhnev in 1942 when the starshiy leytenant (senior lieutenant) was naval attaché to the Soviet Consulate in San Francisco. They became close friends, or so Ingram thought, until he discovered Dezhnev was a spy and had directly contributed to his capture by the Japanese in the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOB

Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Margaret Mayfield is nearly an old maid at twenty-seven in post-Civil War Missouri when she marries Captain Andrew Jackson Jefferson Early. He's the most famous man their small town has ever produced: a naval officer and a brilliant astronomer, a genius who, according to the local paper, has changed the universe. Margaret's mother calls the match "a piece of luck".

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2010

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC SMI

Smiley, Jane.

Summary: As her husband's obsessions with science take a darker turn on the eve of World War II, Margaret Mayfield is forced to consider the life she has so carefully constructed.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

Haley, James L.

Summary: It is 1801 and President Thomas Jefferson has assembled a deep-water navy to fight the growing threat of piracy, as American civilians are regularly kidnapped by Islamist brigands and held for ransom, enslaved, or killed, all at their captors' whim. The Berber States of North Africa, especially Tripoli, claimed their faith gave them the right to pillage anyone who did not submit to their...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAL

Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Margaret Mayfield is nearly an old maid at twenty-seven in post-Civil War Missouri when she marries Captain Andrew Jackson Jefferson Early. He's the most famous man their small town has ever produced: a naval officer and a brilliant astronomer, a genius who, according to the local paper, has changed the universe. Margaret's mother calls the match "a piece of luck".

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2010

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC SMI

Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Margaret Mayfield is nearly an old maid at twenty-seven in post-Civil War Missouri when she marries Captain Andrew Jackson Jefferson Early. He's the most famous man their small town has ever produced: a naval officer and a brilliant astronomer, a genius who, according to the local paper, has changed the universe. Margaret's mother calls the match "a piece of luck".

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SMI

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC SMI

Ackerman, Sara

Summary: "She's never even seen the ocean before, but Eva Cassidy has her reasons for making the crossing to Hawaii, and they run a lot deeper than escaping a harsh Michigan winter. Newly enlisted as an Army Corps nurse, Eva is stunned by the splendor she experiences aboard the steamship SS Lurline; even more so by Lt. Clark Spencer, a man she is drawn to but who clearly has secrets of his own. But...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mira 2019

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Poyer, David.

Summary: U.S. Navy commander Dan Lenson oversees an international training exercise off the coast of the Korean peninsula and discovers a disabled North Korean submarine on a deadly mission.

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POY

Macomber, Robert N.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pineapple Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAC

Deutermann, Peter T.

Summary: "In The Commodore, the Navy in 1942-1943 is fighting a losing battle against Japan for control of the Solomon Islands. Vice Admiral William "Bull" Halsey is tasked to change the course of the war. Halsey, a maverick, goes on the offensive and appoints a host of new destroyer commanders, including a wild-card named Harmon Wolf. An American Indian from a Minnesota reservation, Wolf has never fit...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEU

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION DEU

Deutermann, Peter T.

Summary: "Spring 1945, the Japanese fleet is virtually destroyed and they react by dispatching suicide bombers against the Allied fleet surrounding Okinawa. One destroyer, the USS Malloy, faces an even more pressing issue when Executive Officer Connie Miles realizes the ship's much-admired Captain Pudge Tallmadge is losing his mind under the relentless pressure of the attacks"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC DEU

Deutermann, Peter T.

Summary: "A Navy destroyer commander navigates hostile seas and ferocious battles in this dramatic World War II thriller set in the South Pacific"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC DEU

Haley, James L.

Summary: "Commander Bliven Putnam faces the biggest military conflict between the United States and Britain since the Revolution in this high seas adventure by award-winning historian James L. Haley. At the onset of the War of 1812, the British control the most powerful navy on earth and, to keep up their numbers, they are forcing helpless American traders into service against their own flag. In the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAL

Gobbell, John J.

Summary: It is 1968, a time when global upheaval seemed the norm. The war in Southeast Asia rages along with prolonged civil unrest at home. Amongst all this, turncoat Navy Warrant Officer Johnie Walker begins an extended relationship with the Soviet Union by selling top-secret crypto key lists. This prompts the Soviets to order their friends, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), to seize...

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Publisher / Publication Date: StarboardSide Productions 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOB

Wiggs, Susan.

Summary: Grace and Steve Bennett are the perfect Navy couple. But even three amazing children and a globetrotting life are no longer enough for Grace. Feeling she has lost her identity, Grace wants a career, a house to call her own--something different.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mira 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Wig

Macomber, Debbie.

Summary: This three-in-one paperback collection is the complete set of Macomber's popular Navy stories

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Publisher / Publication Date: MIRA 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Macomber 2005

Poyer, David

Summary: "The latest in David Poyer's acclaimed novels about the modern Navy and Marine Corps, Onslaught chronicles Dan Lenson's latest challenge as the U.S. Navy struggles to hold Taiwan, Korea, and Japan against a massive Chinese offensive. The prize: dominationof Asia and the Western Pacific. As the United States' computer, satellite, and financial networks are ravaged by coordinated digital attacks,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POY

Poyer, David.

Summary: Assigned to improve an undisciplined patrol craft squadron in the Red Sea, Naval Commander Dan Lenson and his Tactical Analysis Group find themselves on a humanitarian mission in famine-stricken northern Africa, where a young jihadist coordinates a violent insurgency.

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POY

Poyer, David.

Summary: Struggling to obtain the plans for a new Russian nuclear warhead, Navy commander Dan Lenson and his team are betrayed and barely escape with their lives, a situation that prompts an even more dangerous attempt to steal the weapon off of an Iranian submarine.

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POY

Poyer, David.

Summary: Navy lieutenant Dan Lenson hunts for a spy on board a U.S. destroyer carrying a top-secret gun firing system. The spy's mission is to deliver the destroyer to the Cubans during maneuvers off Cuba. By the author of Louisiana Blue.

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1995

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POY

Poyer, David.

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POY

Deutermann, Peter T.

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Summary: "Lieutenant Bobby Steele, USN, is a fresh-faced and eager naval aviator: a "Nugget," who needs to learn the ropes and complex procedures of taking off and returning safely to his aircraft carrier. A blurry night of drinking lands him in an unfamiliar bed aboard the USS Oklahoma; later that day, the Japanese destroy Pearl Harbor. After cheating death and losing his friend in this act of war, the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC DEU

Deutermann, Peter T.

Summary: "P.T. Deutermann's World War II Navy series began with the award-winning Pacific Glory, followed by the brilliantly reviewed Ghosts of Bungo Suido. His new novel Sentinels of Fire tells the tale of a lone destroyer, the USS Malloy, part of the Allied invasion forces attacking the island of Okinawa and the Japanese home islands. By the spring of 1945, the once mighty Japanese fleet has been...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION DEU

Haley, James L.

Summary: "Following the naval victories of the War of 1812 and the Second Barbary War, the United States is finally expanding its navy to take a place of prominence in world affairs. Bliven Putnam, now Captain of the sloop of war Rappahannock, has come into his own as a leader and is ordered to the Pacific. But with this new tour of duty to last more than two years, his patient wife, Clarity, unwilling...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC HAL