1. Queen of the Flat-Tops by Stanley Johnson.
2. The Pentagon Paradox: The Development of the F-18 Hornet by James Stevenson.
3. Launch the Intruders: A Naval Attack Squadron in the Vietnam War, 1972 by Carol Reardon.
4. War Plan Orange: The U.S. Strategy to Defeat Japan, 1897-1945 by Edward S. Miller.
5. The Son Tay Raid: American POWs in Vietnam Were Not Forgotten (Williams-Ford Texas A&M University Military History Series) by John Gargus.
6. Away All Boats by Kenneth M. Dodson.
7. Inferno: The Epic Life and Death Struggle of the USS Franklin in World War II by Joseph A Springer.