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Head of Oak: Life and Death in the Merchant Navy, 1937-1945 by  Andrew Gibson - Paperback - Signed - 2008 - from Black Sheep Books (IOBA) and

Head of Oak: Life and Death in the Merchant Navy, 1937-1945

by Gibson, Andrew

Condition: As New/-

Pog Press, 2008 "This is an account of one Canadian's service in the British and Canadian merchant navies from mid-1937 until the end of 1945". Glossy soft cover with red titling to front and red spine with white titling, SIGNED BY AUTHOR to title page, several black and white photographs, 259 pages. The book is unread. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. As New/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Black Sheep Books (IOBA) CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 013678
  • Title: Head of Oak: Life and Death in the Merchant Navy, 1937-1945
  • Author: Gibson, Andrew
  • Format/binding:Paperback
  • Book condition: As New
  • Jacket condition: -
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10:0978015711
  • ISBN 13:9780978015718
  • Publisher: Pog Press
  • Place: British Columbia, Canada
  • Date published: 2008
  • Keywords: Maritime, Memoir, Second World War, Sea Stories,
  • Bookseller catalogs: Military History; Salt Spring Island;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾\" - 9¾\" tall


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