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AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE NAVIES OF WORLD WAR II by ANTONY PRESTON - First - 1976 - from Vancouver Bookseller (SKU: 1173)

AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE NAVIES OF WORLD WAR II

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AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE NAVIES OF WORLD WAR II

by ANTONY PRESTON

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
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ISBN 10
0600365697
ISBN 13
9780600365693
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About This Item

This is a first edition (UK/original) of An Illustrated History of the Navies of World War II, published in 1976. It was written by the British naval historian Antony Preston (1938-2004) and contains dozens of custom drawings showing various ships, in detail, by the British technical illustrator John Henry Batchelor (1936-2019).



It discusses all of the major navies (British, French, Italian, Japanese, American, German) and there are chapters on Naval Operations, the Battle of the Atlantic, Midway to Okinawa and Amphibious Warfare.


It is a big book--9" x 12" and 190 pages.It is mylar-wrapped (but not ex-library).It is in pristine condition.

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bookseller
Vancouver Bookseller CA (CA)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
1173
Title
AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE NAVIES OF WORLD WAR II
Author
ANTONY PRESTON
Illustrator
John Henry Batchelor
Format/binding
Perfect
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0600365697
ISBN 13
9780600365693
Publisher
Hamlyn
Place of Publication
United Kingdom
Date Published
1976
Pages
190
Size
9" x 12"
Keywords
Naval Operations, Battle of the Atlantic, Midway, Okinawa, Amphibious Warfare
Bookseller catalogs
War Stories; Military History; British History; American History; Canadian History; French History; World History; Maritime, Ships, Boats; Asian/Eastern Art, Culture, History; Southern Europe (Spain, Italy, Greece);
Size
9" x 12"

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