The April 2005 revision of the U.S. Navy Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy reading list
(source) The following books comprise the Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy's Naval Heritage/Core Values Reading Guide as prepared in March 1997 and revised April 2005. This list is updated periodically as part of the Chief Petty Officer Initiation Season. The books are available through the Navy Exchange or the Uniform Center toll-free ordering system.
"A" list: required reading list
"B" List: Reference