'Nazi Attack on America,' a compelling new NOVA/National Geographic special, tells the story of U-166, the only enemy sub sunk in the Gulf of Mexico during WWII.
Sam Willis's latest book highlights seven great naval battles that together gave the Royal Navy command of the seas
A series of mini-stories that illuminate the nitty-gritty of colonial America’s desperate struggle at sea
The oldest steel warship still afloat, USS Olympia embodies the United States' historic transition into a global seapower.
George Daughan relates Captain David Porter's truly epic 17-month Pacific voyage on USS Essex during the War of 1812 in The Shining Sea.
Air Conflicts: Pacific Carriers transports players to key aerial conflicts from that theater of World War II, while allowing for a measure of historical revision.
A few hours after the Gulf of Tonkin incident in August 1964, Navy A4 pilot Everett Alvarez was shot down on a bombing mission near Hanoi, the first U.S. aviator taken captive during the Vietnam War
In the battle for Guadalcanal, Imperial submarines ruled the sea—until rigid doctrine dragged them down.
The battleship might have severely harried the British war effort.
James L. Nelson reviews Stephen Taylor's biography of Sir Edward Pellew
Hard-charging hybrids, these U.S. Navy vessels were built on hulls meant for cruisers
James L. Nelson gives proper credit to overlooked naval geniuses
What was the and name and year of the naval victory Portugal have over Islamic navy in the Indian Ocean? —Greg ? ? ? Dear Greg, You are probably referring to the Battle of Diu, also called the...
Japan's response to finding itself outnumbered, outproduced, and outclassed: Launching another offensive in late 1944.
When the battlefield is 450,000 square miles of deep blue sea, strength can count for a whole lot less.
During the War of 1812 flotillas of well-armed U.S. privateers stalked the world’s oceans for fat British prizes