A naval history podcast from Preble Hall - the United States Naval Academy Museum in Annapolis, Maryland. Preble Hall will interview historians, practitioners, military personnel, and other experts on a variety of naval history topics from ancient history to recent history.
Barons of the Sea: The Race to Build the World's Fastest Clipper Ship
Author Steven Ujifusa discusses his second book, "Barons of the Sea: And their race to build the world's fastest clipper ship." In this episode Ufifusa ties in the Canton trade of the 1830s, the merchants who became the wealthiest families, the design of the ships, and their impact on the Pacific trade and the Civil War
Naval History & Heritage Command Curtis Utz discusses the amphibious landing at Inchon during the Korean War on the 70th anniversary (15 September).
Navy Reporting, with Chris Cavas
Chris Cavas, formerly with the Navy Times and Defense News and dean of the naval press corps, discusses the profession of journalism and covering navy issues.
To the Last Man: A National Guard Regiment in the Great War, 1917-1919
Maine Army National Guard Captain Jonathan Bratten, Command Historian, discusses his latest work about mobilizing and combat operations in the First World War.
Daredevil Hero of the Civil War: Commander Will Cushing
Author and screenwriter ("The Pentagon Wars") Jamie Malanowski spoke at the U.S. Naval Academy Museum in 2015 about his book on Commander Will Cushing, who attended the Academy.
21st Century Sims
CDR BJ Armstrong discusses the career of Admiral William Sims in this Shifley Lecture at the US Naval Academy Museum in 2015. CDR Armstrong teaches in the History Department and currently serves as Associate Chair.