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Book awards: Samuel Eliot Morison Award for Naval Literature

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Works (28)

First to Fight: An Inside View of the U.S. Marine Corps by Victor H. Krulak1984
Battleship at War: The Epic Story of the USS Washington by Ivan Musicant1987
Stoddert's War: Naval Operations during the Quasi-war with France, 1798-1801 by Michael A. Palmer1988
Command of the Seas: Building the 600 Ship Navy by John F. Lehman1989
Admiral John H. Towers: The Struggle for Naval Air Supremacy by Clark G. Reynolds1992
Thunder Below!: The USS *Barb* Revolutionizes Submarine Warfare in World War II by Eugene B. Fluckey1993
The First Team and the Guadalcanal Campaign: Naval Fighter Combat from August to November 1942 by John B. Lundstrom1995
Storm Landings: Epic Amphibious Battles in the Central Pacific by Joseph H. Alexander1997
Empire by Default: The Spanish-American War and the Dawn of the American Century by Ivan Musicant1998
Salt and Steel: Reflections of a Submariner by Edward L. Beach1999
Dog Company Six by Edwin Howard Simmons2000
Waiting for Dead Men's Shoes: Origins and Development of the U.S. Navy's Officer Personnel System, 1793-1941 by Donald Chisholm2001
Seapower As Strategy: Navies and National Interests by Norman Friedman2002
On Seas of Glory: Heroic Men, Great Ships, and Epic Battles of the American Navy by John Lehman2003
The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour by James D. Hornfischer2004
Bloodstained Sea: The U.S. Coast Guard in the Battle of the Atlantic, 1941-1944 by Michael G. Walling2005
John Paul Jones: America's First Sea Warrior by Joseph Callo2006
Six Frigates: The Epic History of the Founding of the U.S. Navy by Ian W. Toll2007
If By Sea: The Forging of the American Navy -From the Revolution to the War of 1812 by George C. Daughan2008
George Washington's Secret Navy: How the American Revolution Went to Sea by James L. Nelson2009
The Attack on the Liberty: The Untold Story of Israel's Deadly 1967 Assault on a U.S. Spy Ship by James M. Scott2010
The Twilight Warriors: The Deadliest Naval Battle of WWII by Robert Gandt2011
Joe Rochefort's War: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway by Elliot Carlson2012
The Admirals: Nimitz, Halsey, Leahy, and King--The Five-Star Admirals Who Won the War at Sea by Walter R. Borneman2013
Act of War: Lyndon Johnson, North Korea, and the Capture of the Spy Ship Pueblo by Jack Cheevers2014
Neptune: The Allied Invasion of Europe and the D-Day Landings by Craig L. Symonds2015
Give Me a Fast Ship: The Continental Navy and America's Revolution at Sea by Tim McGrath2016
Iron Dawn: The Monitor, the Merrimack, and the Civil War Sea Battle that Changed History by Richard Snow2017

Award description

This is the award given by Naval Order of the United States (see Wikipedia).

Not to be confused with the Samuel Eliot Morison Prize given by Society for Military History. Not to be confused with the Samuel Eliot Morison Award (1976-77?) given by American Heritage Publishing Company. Not to be confused with the Samuel Eliot Morison Award established by the by the Board of a Trustees of the USS Constitution Museum Foundation in 1977.


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