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The US Navy's Fast Attack Submarines, Vol. 1 and 2, The Best Gift for Any Submariner or Enthusiasts
The US Navy's Fast Attack Submarines, Vo... $59.87 $69.89
The US Navy's Fast Attack Submarines, Vol. 1: Los Angeles Class 688 This illustrated book covers the complete history of the United States Los Angeles class attack submarines from initial design and construction, through testing and trials, to its current operations. The nuclear-powered USS Los Angeles (SSN-688) class attack submarine represented the lead ship of the largest group of vessels constructed for the US Navy during the Cold War and was purposefully designed for anti-submarine operations against the Soviets. Sixty-two boats were built and launched between 1976 and 1996, and the class continues to serve in force to this day. The exclusive and extensive photographic coverage of the boat's interior is featured here for the first time. Details of the boats' armament include four 21" bow-mounted torpedo tubes supporting the Mk 48 ADCAP torpedo series; Tomahawk (BGM-109) cruise missile; and Harpoon (UGM-84) anti-ship missile capability. The author's unprecedented access allows the reader a first-time view of these submarines. 160 Pages; Hardcover The US Navy's Fast-Attack Submarines, Vol. 2: Seawolf Class (SSN-21) and Virginia Class (SSN-774) Successors to the US Navy's Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarines (presented in volume 1), the Seawolf- and Virginia-class SSNs are presented here from their initial design and construction, through testing and trials, to current operations. From its debut in 1997, the nuclear-powered Seawolf (SSN-21) represented the lead ship of the deadliest submarine ever to be constructed for the USN during the Cold War. With the end of the Cold War, the Seawolf-class SSNs were limited to the three that were under construction at the time, and the program was terminated. With only three in the class, the super-secret USS Jimmy Carter (SSN-23) is virtually off-limits to any and all photography. The author's unprecedented access onboard a Seawolf-class SSN-the USS Connecticut (SSN-22)-is a first for the Navy and provides exclusive coverage found only in this book. In place of the Seawolf class, the Virginia-class attack submarine is an advanced stealth, multi-mission nuclear-powered submarine for deep-ocean antisubmarine warfare and littoral (shallow water) operations. 175 Pages; Hardcover Over the last thirty-five years, Jim Goodall has authored more than two dozen books and articles on military aircraft, naval ships, and submarines, with a focus on low observables, or, as known today, stealth.
The US Navy's Fast Attack Submarines, Vol. 1: Los Angeles Class 688
The US Navy's Fast Attack Submarines, Vo... $34.99
This illustrated book covers the complete history of the United States Los Angeles class attack submarines from initial design and construction, through testing and trials, to its current operations. The nuclear-powered USS Los Angeles (SSN-688) class attack submarine represented the lead ship of the largest group of vessels constructed for the US Navy during the Cold War and was purposefully designed for anti-submarine operations against the Soviets. Sixty-two boats were built and launched between 1976 and 1996, and the class continues to serve in force to this day. The exclusive and extensive photographic coverage of the boat's interior is featured here for the first time. Details of the boats' armament include four 21" bow-mounted torpedo tubes supporting the Mk 48 ADCAP torpedo series; Tomahawk (BGM-109) cruise missile; and Harpoon (UGM-84) anti-ship missile capability. The author's unprecedented access allows the reader a first-time view of these submarines. Over the last thirty-five years Jim Goodall has authored more than two dozen books and articles on military aircraft, naval ships, and submarines with a focus on Low Observables, or as it is known today, Stealth. 160 Pages Hardcover
The US Navy's Fast-Attack Submarines, Vol. 2: Seawolf Class (SSN-21) and Virginia Class (SSN-774)
The US Navy's Fast-Attack Submarines, Vo... $34.99
Successors to the US Navy's Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarines (presented in volume 1), the Seawolf- and Virginia-class SSNs are presented here from their initial design and construction, through testing and trials, to current operations. From its debut in 1997, the nuclear-powered Seawolf (SSN-21) represented the lead ship of the deadliest submarine ever to be constructed for the USN during the Cold War. With the end of the Cold War, the Seawolf-class SSNs were limited to the three that were under construction at the time, and the program was terminated. With only three in the class, the super-secret USS Jimmy Carter (SSN-23) is virtually off-limits to any and all photography. The author's unprecedented access onboard a Seawolf-class SSN-the USS Connecticut (SSN-22)-is a first for the Navy and provides exclusive coverage found only in this book. In place of the Seawolf class, the Virginia-class attack submarine is an advanced stealth, multi-mission nuclear-powered submarine for deep-ocean antisubmarine warfare and littoral (shallow water) operations. Over the last thirty-five years, Jim Goodall has authored more than two dozen books and articles on military aircraft, naval ships, and submarines, with a focus on low observables, or, as known today, stealth. 175 Pages Hardcover
Red Hot & Smokin': BBQ - BURGERS - BIRD
Red Hot & Smokin': BBQ - BURGERS - BIRD $24.99
Smokehouse BBQ and Southern Fried chicken are a way of life for award-winning chef Graeme Stockdale (The Stockpot Kitchen). Served up generously with a side of humor, Fried Chicken, Ferments & Flames cover everything from quick and easy mid-week eating to serve-the-neighborhood style feasts. At the heart of it all is the emphasis on eating well, from scratch, giving you the confidence to know your way around a BBQ and kitchen and the incentive to 'wing' it now and then. Graeme Stockdale (Author) I am fortunate enough to be in the best profession in the world. Sure, the long hours and 50 C (120 F) degree kitchen heat in the middle of summer means that I may have a severe electrolyte deficiency and a standing prescription for chaff cream every December - February. And my inundation with people using the vernacular of the sailor means that I will never be able to work in primary schools, but I still reckon it really is the best stuff ever. That's what this book is about. It's about how my love for food, particularly BBQ and fried chicken, has taken over my life. How I gambled everything I had on starting a restaurant to run it how I wanted to run it. Without owners second-guessing my menu and trying to run my ship (I should add also, without their stacks of cash, a definite downside!). It's about how if you believe in something and work your arse off then it will all work out. And if it doesn't, then I know how to make a good meal that I can cry into.
Southern Living Ultimate Book of BBQ: The Complete Year-Round Guide to Grilling and Smoking
Southern Living Ultimate Book of BBQ: Th... $24.99
The Ultimate Book of BBQ builds on the expertise of Southern Living magazine to create the definitive barbecue and outdoor grilling guide. The book features more than 200 of the highest-rated Southern Living recipes for barbecued meats and sides, plus pit-proven tips, techniques, and secrets for year-round smoking, grilling, and barbecuing. Chris Prieto is a champion pitmaster and owner of Prime Barbecue in Wendell, North Carolina. His journey into cooking and the world of barbecue began when he was a child in Houston. Prieto's fond memories of Texas barbecue and desire to search out the "soul" of real barbecue sent him on a personal quest to perfect slow-smoked meats. Today, after many years of cooking on the professional barbecue circuit, Prieto has finally achieved what he considers barbecue excellence. This is his first book. Editorial Reviews "...the Southern Living Ultimate Book of BBQ is another smash hit by Southern Living and a must-have barbecue and grilling cookbook for any serious barbecue bookshelf collection."―GrillingwithRich.com "Christmas came early this year. The good people at "Southern Living" have published a brand new book called "Ultimate Book of BBQ"... I need to warn you that you may acquire an undeniable urge to eat BBQ after thumbing through this book. The illustrations speak thousands of silent words tempting your appetite. I do not like the phrase "Food Porn" but, the images do titillate, seduce, entice and provide plenty of temptation."―MadMeatGenuis.com "Who could be a more trustworthy source of barbecue knowledge than the editors of Southern Living? That's pretty much a rhetorical question, and the new Southern Living Ultimate Book of BBQ: The Complete Year-Round Guide to Grilling and Smoking proves the point... Well illustrated and quite instructional, Southern Living Ultimate Book of BBQ offers step-by-step techniques for making excellent barbecue at home."―Food Republic
Texas BBQ: Platefuls of Legendary Lone Star Flavor
Texas BBQ: Platefuls of Legendary Lone S... $19.99
Experience flavor as big as the Lone Star State itself! Texans aren't shy to proclaim that the nation's best barbecue comes from inside the borders of the Lone Star State. Tipping ten-gallon hats to the smoky, caramelized bark and tender pink center of the state's signature slow-cooked brisket, pulled pork tacos so spicy they curl toes and handlebar mustaches, and sublime side dishes accented with flavorful influences brought by German, Spanish, and Czech settlers, TEXAS BBQ, is the long-anticipated, mouthwatering roundup to over 100 of the best smokehouse recipes the state has to offer. Inside you'll find: Over 100 authentic recipes from the state of Texas along with gorgeous full-color photography that includes enticing appetizers, heirloom side dishes, and indulgent desserts Tips and tricks to help you master the art of barbecue with easy how-tos from expert pitmasters An exploration of the unique history of the Lone Star State and the roadside barbecue pit stops worth visiting BBQ basics, including a guide to selecting a grill, smoking basics, how to prepare charcoal, and much more Whether you're a native Texan or someone who just wants to grill like one, Texas BBQ will become your definitive resource for creating 'cue with the distinctive flair of the Lone Star State. For over 50 years, Southern Living has been the definitive resource for Southern food, decorating, and entertaining ideas, reaching 16 million readers monthly. They use it, keep it, and live by it. It's the magazine no Southern home-anywhere-can be without.
Ribs and Sides: With Low & Slow BBQ Guide
Ribs and Sides: With Low & Slow BBQ Guide $19.99
Barbecuing aficionado Adam Roberts has updated his highly sought-after Ribs cookbook by supplementing it with further sumptuous sides, even more, delicious satisfying recipes along with his universally loved meat board of slow-cooked rack of ribs. Ribs & Sides is the ultimate collection of the very best recipes, tips, and techniques from the barbecue grill of Adam Roberts. Adam walks you through the big, bold flavors for all levels of expertise with all you need to know about different rib types, marinades, rubs, and cooking methods for both indoor and outdoor kitchens. Adam Roberts regularly competes against the best barbecue teams on the Barbeques Galore Championship circuit and has picked up a handful of trophies for various categories including a Reserve Grand Championship trophy in 2017. He is the owner of a mobile food trailer called Yankee Deli, serving American Style Street Food as well as catering functions, food festivals, and other events. He is the author of Ribs.
Bourbon & Bacon: The Ultimate Guide to the South's Favorite Foods
Bourbon & Bacon: The Ultimate Guide to t... $24.99
"This is not a diet book," says author Morgan Murphy, who takes readers on a rollicking trip as he explores the South's favorite flavors. A high-proof adventure, Bourbon & Bacon includes 140 of the South's most amazing recipes that use one (or both) of these smoky ingredients. Morgan's collections of cocktails, new infusions, punches, appetizers, main courses, sides, and desserts will be a hit, whether you're hosting a cocktail party, backyard barbecue, or elegant dinner. For bourbon enthusiasts, Morgan rates more than 75 of his favorite whiskeys and takes readers on a cheerful tour of many of the South's top distilleries. Bacon lover? Well, of course, you are. Bourbon & Bacon is full of bacon secrets, farm tours, bacon ratings, and tips and tricks to make the best of everyone's favorite meat. This authentic handbook to the South's most flavorful products has a forward by the two most famous voices in the food industry, Julian Van Winkle III of Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery and Allan Benton, of Benton's Smoky Mountain Country Hams. Together, with Morgan's hilarious Southern tales and irresistible recipes, Bourbon & Bacon is an essential guide for anyone who loves either bourbon or bacon. Morgan Murphy is a best-selling writer and television personality and the author of Off the Eaten Path and Off the Eaten Path: Second Helpings. He has appeared on the Travel Channel, "The Today Show," "Fox & Friends," CNN, Sirius/XM, and NPR as well as contributed to Vanity Fair, Forbes, Esquire, The New York Post, and Southern Living. The Alabama native is a graduate of the University of Oxford and Birmingham-Southern College. Commander Murphy serves in the U.S. Navy Reserve and is a veteran of the war in Afghanistan. He lives in Mountain Brook, Alabama.
Fried Chicken & Friends: The Hartsyard Family Cookbook
Fried Chicken & Friends: The Hartsyard F... $24.99
From the owners of Hartsyard, a restaurant with a cult following in Sydney, Australia, comes a book of 100 recipes for "dude food that's not dumb." It's American Southern-style cooking at its best, perfected by Gregory Llewellyn, a New York chef who moved around the U.S. honing his skills, then helped open fourteen restaurants along the East Coast before following his Australian wife, Naomi Hart, to Sydney. These restaurateurs believe in "leaf to root, nose to tail" cuisine-using the entire food source-and they practice back-to-the-land food production in their culinary adventures. Under these principles, the recipes in Fried Chicken & Friends are surely the most flavorful dishes in both hemispheres. As the Hartsyard motto goes, "Good food makes good memories. It should be savored and shared in fine company." About the Author: Husband and wife team Naomi Hart and Gregory Llewelyn are Australian Americans whose restaurant Hartsyard in Sydney has become a mecca for lovers of southern-style cooking done to perfection. Gregory has worked under Daniel Boulud, Alain Ducasse, and Andrew Carmellini.
Cookin' It with Kix: The Art of Celebrating and the Fun of Outdoor Cooking
Cookin' It with Kix: The Art of Celebrat... $26.99
Preparing food isn't just meant for the women down South. Celebrate the art of cooking outdoors, bringing people together, and the joy of good food with Kix Brooks. We're talking tailgating, barbecues, and parties on the patio for 2 or 20. Country music icon and radio/TV host Kix Brooks showcases the All-American pastime of celebration and cooking outdoors for family and friends. With his Southern sense of humor and good-natured personality, Kix breaks down the art of a perfect steak or chop, the proper Southern side dishes, and amazing desserts and drinks that will make your mouth water and your stomach smile. With easy-to-understand recipes, Kix Tips, and tons of ideas, his Louisiana heritage shines through as he shares some of his treasured family recipes and the stories behind them. In Cookin' It with Kix, Kix highlights some of his favorite delicacies such as... D-Daddy's Fried Fish, Big Ol' Mess Jambalaya, Grilled and Smothered Strip Steak, Revved-Up Brussels Sprouts Slaw, and more! Cookin' It with Kix will give you what you need so you can throw down a delicious meal off the grill for you and your family or be the king at your next party. About the Author: Kix Brooks teamed with Ronnie Dunn in 1990 to form Brooks & Dunn, the highest-selling duo in the history of country music. They sold more than 30 million records, won more than 75 major industry awards, had 23 #1 hits, and set a record with their 41st top 10 single. After Brooks & Dunn stopped performing, Brooks took over the hosting reins of the long-running syndicated radio program, American Country Countdown in 2006. He is a founding partner of the wildly popular winery, Arrington Vineyards, in Arrington, TN. He recently starred in a one-time special Steak Out with Kix Brooks that was picked up for a full series that premiered in July 2015.
Vegetarian Indian Cooking with Your Instant Pot: 75 Traditional Recipes That Are Easier, Quicker and Healthier
Vegetarian Indian Cooking with Your Inst... $21.99
Vegetarian Indian Cooking with Your Instant Pot: 75 Traditional Recipes That Are Easier, Quicker and Healthier Manali Singh, founder of the popular blog Cook with Manali, shares her secrets to making your favorite traditional Indian dishes faster and healthier in your Instant Pot® or another multifunction cooker. And the majority of her wonderfully spiced recipes are also vegan― or can be easily made vegan―so it's perfect for specific diets or anyone who wants to include more plant-based meals in the weekly rotation. Enjoy classics like Matar Paneer and Chana Masala, as well as traditional street foods like Pav Bhaji, a medley of spicy mashed veggies eaten with dinner rolls, and Vegetarian Momos―healthy dumplings steamed to perfection. And don't forget dessert! Indulge in Chai Crème Brulee or Kalakand, spiced Indian milk fudge. Whether you're new to the Instant Pot® or it's a staple in your kitchen, Manali's 75 recipes will show you how to easily prepare and enjoy authentic flavors of Indian cuisine in your own kitchen. Born and raised in India, Manali Singh, founder of Cook with Manali has perfected the traditional flavors of her home country. Business Insider claims that Indian Cuisine will be the next big thing, and Manali makes it healthier and more approachable by making her delicious vegetarian recipes in the incredibly popular Instant Pot. Vegetarian Indian Cooking with Your Instant Pot features favorites like Matar Paneer, as well as traditional street foods like Pav Bhaji, a medley of spicy mashed veggies eaten with dinner rolls, and Vegetarian Momos, healthy dumplings steamed to perfection. All Singh's recipes promise authentic flavors of Indian cuisine, easy and fast cooking with the Instant Pot, and plenty of healthy vegetables. Singh's recipes have been featured by Brit + Co, Buzzfeed, and Huffington Post Canada. Her large social following includes 23,000 followers on Facebook and 6,000 followers on Instagram. This book will have 75 recipes and 75 photos. Quick Flavorful Plant-Based Dishes Made Easy
The Secrets to Great Charcoal Grilling on the Weber: More Than 60 Recipes to Get Delicious Results From Your Grill Every Time
The Secrets to Great Charcoal Grilling o... $21.99
Be the Master of Your Charcoal Grill with Juicy, Smoky Recipes from a Champion Pitmaster! Barbecue champion Bill Gillespie is a master of smoke and flame―and he's back with his third book to help you become king of your Weber kettle grill. Inspired by memories of grilling with his father, Gillespie poured his heart into this comprehensive guide that opens up a world of barbecue possibilities. He starts from the ground up, giving beginners to advanced grillers all the information they need, including the best ways to start the coals, how to get the perfect char, how to time things for exact doneness, and ultimately how to get the incredible flavor the easy way. Inside, you'll find delicious recipes for The Perfect Burger Every Time, Skirt Steak Cooked Directly on Hot Coals, Beer Can Chicken, and many more. Whether you aspire to be a pitmaster or simply want to host incredible backyard barbecues, Gillespie has all the tips, tricks, and insight to help you up your grilling game. From grill setup to final bites, this is your go-to guide for grilling like a champion. About the Author: Bill Gillespie is the bestselling author of Secrets to Smoking on the Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker and Other Smokers, which has over 100,000 copies in print. He's also the pitmaster of Smokin' Hoggz BBQ, an award-winning barbecue team that has claimed the top prize in the Jack Daniel's World Championship Invitational Barbecue and the American Royal Invitational, as well as capturing hundreds of other barbecue awards. He lives in Abington, Massachusetts.
Jim Beam Bourbon Cookbook
Jim Beam Bourbon Cookbook $19.99
The Jim Beam Bourbon Cookbook contains more than 70 delicious, easy-to-make recipes, all using the world's no.1 bourbon to bring a whiskey-flavored twist to your favorite meals and drinks. Enjoy Bourbon Baby Back Ribs and the ultimate Kentucky Quarter Pounder burger, or try Bourbon Chocolate Truffles and a classic Old Fashioned cocktail - all infused with the taste of Jim Beam bourbon. With recipes for cocktails, to feed a crowd, for the barbecue, or everyday eating, there's a Jim Beam recipe for every occasion. Recipes include: Pancakes with Bacon and Bourbon Syrup Jim Beam Chicken Nuggets Sticky Bourbon Wings With Asian Slaw Pulled Pork Tacos with Sweetcorn Salsa Spiked Chili Con Carne Slow-cooked Whiskey Brisket Roast Chicken with Jim's Gravy Bourbon-glazed Salmon Fillets Bourbon Cherry Brownies Apple Crumble with Beam-infused Cream New York Bourbon Cheesecake Jim's Mint Julep Sour Jim Whiskey Sour Old Fashioned Since 1795, the Beam family has been producing one of the world's premier brands of bourbon whiskey. Throughout seven generations, the recipe for Jim Beam's signature Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey has remained essentially the same, making it a taste that has been enjoyed and shared over the decades. Jim Beam Bourbon Cookbook contains 70 recipes that include this classic bourbon whiskey, from appetizers to main dishes to desserts-and cocktails, of course. Ideal for backyard barbecues as well as elegant dinners, the dishes in this book will leave your guests wondering what secret ingredient has given your food such a distinctive flavor.
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Tabletop Distilling: How to Make Spirits, Essences, and Essential Oils with Small Stills
Tabletop Distilling: How to Make Spirits... $32.89 $34.99
With a small, 0.5-liter distiller, you can easily create fine brandies, whiskies, and even essential oils in your own kitchen. In this detailed how-to book, learn the tools, techniques, and safe procedures to distill raw natural materials for a variety of applications. Also included is a useful guide that explains what plants to use for different purposes; a look at the various types of stills; and a detailed, step-by-step treatment of mashing, fermenting, distilling, and refining spirits. Complete with a guide to distilling essential oils and their benefits and tips and tricks for troubleshooting and avoiding common pitfalls, this is the ideal companion for the home distiller. Size: 7" x 10" 132 color images 192 pp Arthor: Kai Möller Hardcvoer
United States Patriot (3 Book) Boxed Set
United States Patriot (3 Book) Boxed Set $32.99
This handsome boxed set includes hardcover editions of The Constitution of the United States, The Star-Spangled Banner, and The American Flag. A Boxed Set of Wisdom Books for Any Patriotic American. This guide to the American flag is a concise collection of the history and etiquette of the U.S. flag in an elegant hardcover edition. The book includes details of the laws relating to the U.S. flag as described in the United States Code, information about the Pledge of Allegiance and Flag Day, a guide to flag presentation and care, and a timeline of flag history-noting the date each state was added to the union. This guide to the Star-Spangled Banner is a concise collection of the history and etiquette of our national anthem. The book, bound in hardcover in a distinctive red leatherette with gold stamping, includes details of how the anthem was written by Francis Scott Key and why, the complete poetry, a listing of famous performances, protocol for reciting the anthem, other writings by Key and a brief biography of Francis Scott Key. It makes the perfect gift for anyone who cherishes the Star-Spangled Banner and 'the land of the free and home of the brave' it represents. The landmark legal document of the United States, the U.S. Constitution comprises the primary law of the Federal Government. Signed by the members of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia on September 17, 1787, the Constitution outlines the powers and responsibilities of the three chief branches of the Federal Government, as well as the basic rights of the citizens of the United States. This beautiful gift edition contains the complete text of the United States Constitution, as well as all of its amendments. It is a treasure for Americans of all ages. • Made in the USA • Leatherette Hardcover • Box Set Giftable • Desk-Worthy • Good Citizenship • Slipcased Set • Archival Quality Box measures approx. 4-1/2" x 1-3/8" x 7"