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Text excerpted from America and the Sea: A Maritime History
Albion, Robert G. Makers of Naval Policy, 1798-1947. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1980.

_____ . et al. New England and the Sea. Mystic: Mystic Seaport, 1972.

______. Sea Lanes in Wartime: The American Experience 1773-1945, 2nd ed. Hamden, Connecticut: Archon Books, 1968.

Baer, George W. One Hundred Years of Sea Power: The U.S. Navy, 1890-1990. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 1994.

Bass, George T. Ships and Shipwrecks of the Americas: A History Based on Underwater Archaeology. London: Thames and Hudson, 1988.

Bauer, K. Jack. A Maritime History of the United States: The Role of America's Seas and Waterways. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1988.

Baughman, James P. The Mallorys of Mystic: Six Generations in American Maritime Enterprise. Middletown, Connecticut: Wesleyan University Press for Mystic Seaport, 1972.

Bender, Bert. Sea-Brothers: The Tradition of American Sea Fiction from Moby-Dick to the Present. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1988.

Bess, H. David, and Martin Farris. U.S. Maritime Policy: History and Prospects. New York: Praeger, 1981.

Bolster, W Jeffrey. Black Jacks: African American Seamen in the Age of Sail. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1997.

Bradford, James C. Admirals of the New Steel Navy: Makers of Naval Tradition, 1880-1930. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1990.

____, ed. Captains of the Old Steam Navy: Makers of the American Naval Tradition, 1840-1880. Annapolis Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1986

____, ed. Command Under Sail: Makers of the American Naval Tradition, 1775-1850. Annapolis Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1985

____, ed. Quarterdeck and Bridge: Two Centuries of American Naval Leaders. Annapolis Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1996

Braynard, Frank O. Famous American Ships. New York: Hastings House, 1956.

Brewington, Marion V. Chesapeake Bay: A Pictorial Maritime History. New York: Cornell Maritime Press, 1953.

Brouwer, Norman J. International Register of Historic Ships. 2nd ed. Peekskill, New York: Sea History Press, 1993.

Busch, Briton C. The War Against the Seals: A History of the North American Seal Fishery. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, 1985.

____. "Whaling Will Never Do For Me": The American Whaleman in the Nineteenth Century. Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 1994.

Butler, John A. Sailing on Friday: The Perlious Voyage of America's Merchant Marine. Washington, D.C.: Brassey's, 1997.

Canney, Donald L. The Old Steam Navy: Frigates, Sloops, and Gunboats, 1815-1885. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1990.

____. The Old Steam Navy: The Ironclads, 1842-1885. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press. 1993

____.U.S. Coast Guard and Revenue Cutters, 1790-1935. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1995.

Chapelle, Howard I. The History of the American Sailing Navy: The Ships and Their Development. New York: W.W. Norton, 1949.

____. The Search for Speed Under Sail, 1700-1853. New York: WW. Norton, 1967.

Cogar, William B. Dictionary of Admirals of the US. Navy, 1862-1918. 2 vols. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1989, 1991.

Coletta, Paolo E. The American Naval Heritage. Lanham, New York: University Press of America. 1987.

____. American Secretaries of the Navy, 1775-1972. 2 vols. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press. 1980.

____. United States Navy and Marine Corps Bases. 2 vols. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Publishing. 1985.

Coutau-Begarie, Herve. L'Evolution de la Pensee Navale. 6 vols. Paris: Economica, 1990-1997.

Creighton, Margaret S., and Lisa Norling, eds. Iron Men, Wodden Women: Gender and Seafaring in the Atlantic World, 1700-1920. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996.

Deacon, Margaret. Scientists and the Sea, 1650-1900: A Study of Marine Science. London: Academic Press, 1971.

De La Pedraja, Rene. The Rise and Decling of U.S. Merchant Shipping in the Twentieth Century. New York: Twayne Publishers, 1992.

Dupree, Al Hunter. Science in the Federal Government: A History of Policies and Activities to 1940. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1949.

Field, James A., Jr. America and the Mediterranean World, 1776-1882. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1969.

Fostle, D. W. Speedboat. Mystic: Mystic Seaport Museum Stores, 1988.

Friedman, Norman. U.S. Aircraft Carriers: An Illustrated Design History. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press. 1983.

____. U.S. Battleships: An Illustrated Design History. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1985.

____. U.S. Cruisers: An Illustrated Design History. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1984.

____. U.S. Submarines Through 1945: An Illustrated Design History. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1984.

Frye, John. The Men All Singing: The Story of Menhanden Fishing. Norfolk, Virginia: Donning, 1978.

Gibson, James R. Otter Skins, Boston Ships, and China Goods: The Maritime Fur Trade of the Northwest Coast, 1785-1841. Seattle: University of Washington Press. 1992.

Grossnik, Roy A. United States Naval Aviation, 1910-1995. Washington, D.C.: Naval Historical Center, 1997.

Guthorn, Peter J. United States Coastal Charts. Exton, Pennsylvania: Shillor Publishing, 1989.

Hagan, Kenneth J., ed. In Peace and War: Interpretations of American Naval History, 1775-1978. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1978.

____. This People's Navy: The Making of American Sea Power. New York: Free Press, 1991.

Harland, John B. ed., Doing Naval History. Newport, Rhode Island: Naval War College Press, 1995.

____.ed., Maritime History, 2 vols. Malabar, Florida: Krieger Publishing, 1996-97.

____, ed. Ubi Sumus?: The State of Naval and Maritime History, 1994.

____, and Robert S. Jordan, eds. Maritime Strategy and the Balance of Power: Britain and America in the Twentieth Century. London: MacMillan; New York: St. Martin's Press, 1989.

____, B. Mitchell Simpson III and John R. Wadleigh. Sailors and Scholars: The Centennail History of the U.S. Naval War College. Newport, Rhode Island: Naval War College Press, 1984.

Havighurst, Walter. The Long Ships Passing: The Story of the Great Lakes. New York: MacMillan, 1975.

___.Voices on the River: The Story of the Mississippi Waterways. New York: MacMillan, 1964.

Heinl, Robert D., Jr. Soldiers of the Sea: the U.S. Marine Corps, 1775-1962. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1962.

Heinrich, Thomas R. Ships for the Seven Seas: Philadelphia Shipbuilding in the Age of Industrial Capitalism. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997.

Herwig, Holger H. Politics of Frustration: The United States in German Naval Planning, 1889-1941. Boston: Little, Brown, 1976.

Hitchman, James H. A Maritime History of the Pacific Coast, 1540-1980. Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America, 1990.

Howarth, Stephen. To Shining Sea: A History of the United States Navy, 1775-1991. New York: Random House, 1991.

Howell, Colin, and Richard Twomey. Jack Tar in History: Essays in the History of Maritime Life and Labour. Fredericton, New Brunswick: Acadiensis Press, 1991.

Howse, Derek, and Michael Sanderson. The Sea Chart. Newton Abbott, UK: David and Charles, 1973.

Hutchins, John G.B. The American Maritime Industries and Public Policy, 1789-1914. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1941.

Johnson, Robert E. Far China Station. The U.S. Navy in Asian Waters, 1800-1898. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1979.

____. Guardians of the Sea; History of the U.S. Coast Guard, 1915 to the Present. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1987.

____. Thence Round Cape Horn: The Story of United States Naval Forces an Pacific Station, 1818-1923. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1963.

Kemble, John H. San Francisco Bay: A Pictorial Maritime History. Cambridge, Maryland: Cornell Maritime Press, 1957.

Kennedy, Paul M. The Rise and Fall of Great Powers: Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000. New York: Random House, 1987.

Kilmarx, Robert A., ed. America 's Maritime Legacy: A History of the U.S. Merchant Marine and Shipbuilding Industry Since Colonial Times. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 1979.

King, Irving H. The Coast Guard Under Sail: The U.S. Revenue Cutter Service, 1789-1865. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1989.

Kochiss, John M. Oystering from New York to Boston. Middletown, Connecticut: Wesleyan University Press for Mystic Seaport, 1974.

Kurlanskv, Mark. Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World. New York: Walker and Company, 1997.

Kverndal, Roald. Seamen's Missions: Their Origin and Early Growth. Pasadena, California: William Carey Library, 1986.

Labaree, Benjamin W, ed. The Atlantic World of Robert G. Albion. Middletown, Connecticut: Wesleyan University Press, 1975.

Laing, Alexander. American Heritage History of Seafaring America. New York: American Heritage, 1974.

____. American Ships. New York: American Heritage, 1971.

Long, David F. Gold Braid and Foreign Relations: Diplomatic Activities of U.S. Naval Officers, 1798-1885. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1988.

Love, Robert W., Jr. The Chiefs of Naval Operations. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1980.

_____. History of the US. Navy, 1775-1941.Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Stackpole Books, 1992.

MacLeish, William H. The Gulf Stream: Encounter with the Blue God. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1989.

McNeill, William H. The Pursuit of Power Technology: Armed Force and Society since A.D. 1000. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982.

Mannix, Daniel R, and Malcolm Cowley. Black Cargoes: A History of the Atlantic Slave Trade 1518-1865. New York: Viking Press, 1962.

Martin, Kenneth R., and Nathan R. Lipfert. Lobstering and the Maine Coast. Bath: Maine Maritime Museum, 1985.

May, Ernest R, and John K. Fairbank. America's China Trade in Historical Perspective. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1986.

Miller, Edward S. War Plan Orange: The U.S. Strategy to Defeat Japan. 1897-1945. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1991.

Modelski, George, and William R. Thompson. Seapower in Global Politics, 1494-1993. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1993.

Mooney, James. L. Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships. 8 vols. Washington, D.C.: Naval Historical Center, 1959-91.

Morison, Elting E. Admiral Sims and the Modern American Navy. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1942.

____. Men, Machines and Modern Times. Cambridge, Massachusetts: M.I.T. Press, 1966.

Morison, Samuel Eliot. The Maritime History of Massachusetts, 1783-1860. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1921.

Morris, James M. Our Maritime Heritage: Maritime Developments and Their Impact on American Life. Washington, D.C.: University Press of America, 1978.

Nash, John. Seamarks: Their History and Development. London: Stanford Maritime Press, 1985.

Noble, Dennis L. Lighthouses, & Keepers: The U.S. Lighthouse Service and its Legacy. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1997.

O'Leary, Wayne M. Maine Sea Fisheries: The Rise and Fall of a Native Industry, 1850-1890. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1996.

Palmer, Michael. Guardians of the Gulf: A History of America's Expanding Role in the Persian Gulf, 1835-1992. New York: Free Press, 1992.

Paullin, Charles O. American Voyages to the Orient, 1690-1865: An Account of Merchant and Naval Activities in China, Japan and the Various Pacific Islands. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1971.

____. Paullin's History of Naval Administration, 1775-1911. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1968.

Perry, John Curtis. Facing West: Americans and the Opening of the Pacific. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, 1994.

Polmar, Norman. Aircraft Carriers: A Graphic History of Carrier Aviation and its Influence on World Events. New York: Doubleday, 1969.

Ponko, Vincent, Jr. Ships, Seas, and Scientists: U.S. Naval Exploration and Discovery in the Nineteenth Century. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1974.

Pugh, Philip. The Cost of Seapower: The Influence of Money on Naval Affairs from 1815 to the Present Day. London: Conway Maritime Press, 1984.

Reynolds, Clark G. Admiral John H. Towers: The Struggle for Naval Air Supremacy. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1991.

____. History and the Sea: Essays on Maritime Strategies. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1989.

Reynolds, Ermine S., and Kenneth R. Martin. "A Singleness of Purpose": The Skolfields and Their Ships. Bath: Maine Maritime Museum, 1987.

Rogers, John G. Origins of Sea Terms. Mystic: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1984.

Rousmaniere, John. The Golden Pastime: A New History of Yachting. New York: W W Norton, 1986.

Skaggs, Jimmy M. The Great Guano Rush: Entrepreneurs and American Overseas Expansion. New York: St. Martin's Griffin, 1994.

Smith, Philip C.F. Philadelphia on the River. Philadelphia: Philadelphia Maritime Museum, 1986.

Stein, Douglas L. American Maritime Documents 1776-1860, Illustrated and Described. Mystic: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1992.

Stein, Roger B. Seascape and the American Imagination. New York: Clarkson N. Potter, 1975.

Stephens, William P. Traditions and Memories of American Yachting. Brooklyn, Maine: WoodenBoat, 1989.

Sweetman, Jack. American Naval History: An Illustrated Chronology. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1984.

Thomas, Hugh. The Slave Trade: The Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade, 1440-1870. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1997.

Trimble, William. Admiral William A. Moffett: Architect of Naval Aviation. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1994.

Uhlig, Frank. Jr. How Navies Fight: The U.S. Navy and its Allies. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1994.

Vickers, Daniel E. Farmers and Fishermen: Two Centuries of Work in Essex County, Massachusetts, 1630-1850. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1994.

Webb, Robert L. On the Northwest: Commercial Whaling in the Pacific Northwest, 1790-1967. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1988.

Wilmerding, John. A History of American Marine Painting. Boston: Little, Brown, 1968.

Wood, Virginia Steele. Live Oaking: Southern Timber for Tall Ships. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1981.