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Tiger Territory : The Untold Story of the Royal Australian Navy in South East Asia from 1948 to 1971

By Pfennigwerth, Ian

Sydney: Rosenberg, 2008. 1st edition. stiff wrappers. As New. 8vo.. 287pp., frontis., b/w plates, maps, bibliog., index, Between 1948, when Australia assumed strategic responsibility for British Commonwealth sea lines of communication to and from Southeast Asia and 1971, when the Five Power Defence Arrangements came into effect, ships and men of the Royal Australian Navy served with almost unnoticed distinction in defending the newly emerging nations of Malaya, Malaysia and Singapore.

$28.00

Destroyers: Volume 1

By (Australian Seapower)

Sydney: Topmill, c.1995. revised edition. stiff wrappers. As New. lge. 8vo. 96pp., b/w plates, appends., index, Fine photo-history of the destroyers of the RAN. Inc. the ‘Scrap Iron Flotilla’ Leader STUART V & W Classes

$18.20

The Federal German Navy

By Bess, Captain H. H.

London: Thornton Cox, 1977. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. lge. 8vo.. 76pp., b/w pls., Nice pictorial account. Dual Text : English, French, German

$18.20

Warships of the Soviet Navy

By Moore, Capt. John E.

London: Jane's, 1981. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. lge. 8vo.. 192pp., b/w pls., diags., indexes, The Capabilities & Weaknesses of the Soviet Navy, with full technical details of all the ships

$33.60

Voices from Voyager: Personal Accounts of Australia's Worst Peacetime Naval Disaster

By Evans, Carla

Sydney: New Holland, 2006. 1st edition. stiff wrappers. As New. sm. 8vo.. 189pp., b/w pls., glossary, Stains to some pages at rear o/w very good reading copy

$11.20

Warship Recognition Guide

By Watts, Anyhony J. (revised & edited)

London: Collins, 2006. revised edition. stiff wrappers. Nice Copy. lge. 8vo. 384pp., col. pls., text ills., index, Colour photos, comprehensive coverage, technical data, key recognition features, detailed line drawings

$18.20

Escape of the Amethyst

By Phillips, C. E. Lucas

London: Heinemann, 1957. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. 8vo.. x + 274pp., frontis., b/w pls., maps, appends., bibliog., index, The Yangtse River incident 1949. Makes no mention of the mutiny led by a junior officer who was also a British Communist Party member. Inc. list of casualties & nominal roll of those who stayed aboard. Neat ownership signature o/w nice copy

$33.60

The Corfu Incident

By Leggett, Eric

London: Seeley Service, 1974. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. 8vo.. 183pp., b/w pls., index, On October 22 1946, the RN Destroyers Saumarez & Volage struck mines, laid by Albania, in the Corfu Channel with the loss of 45 sailors

$28.00

No Case to Answer

By Stevenson, Jo.

Sydney: Alpha Books, 1971. 1st edition. chipped dust jacket. Nice Copy. 8vo.. viii + 208pp., b/w pls., plans, The Melbourne-Evans Collision

$42.00

The Soviet Navy Today

By Moore, Capt. John E.

London: Jane's, 1975. 1st edition. dust jacket. Very Good. lge. 8vo.. 255pp., b/w pls., diags., maps, diags., appends., Very good copy in a slightly worn dust jacket

$33.60

The Postwar Naval Revolution

By Friedman, Norman

London: Conway Maritime, 1986. 1st edition. dust jacket. Very Good. lge. 8vo. 240pp., b/w pls., text ills., appends., index, Well-researched assessment of policy & strategy, & the resulting technicalities of ship design & weapons procurement, by a leading naval analyst. Some use but still a very good copy

$36.40

Navies in the Nuclear Age

By Gardiner, Robert (ed.)

London: Conway Maritime, 1993. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. Quarto. 224pp., b/w pls., drwgs., diags., index, Conway’s History of the Ship : Warships since 1945. Slight bowing to boards & soiling to front end paper o/w a very good reading / reference copy

$33.60

Fast Naval Combat Craft and their Equipment

By Hewish, Mark (ed.)

Geneva: International Defense Review, 1985. 1st edition. stiff wrappers. As New. quarto. 90pp., col. pls., text ills., diags., Editorial supplements to IDR 7/1985. Incl. Basic data, Radar, Missile Armament, Guns & Rockets & Anti-submarine warfare

$16.80

Naval Engineering Bulletin: September 1993

By Dechaineux, Commodore P. G. V. (ed.)

Canberra: SOGNER, 1993. stiff wrappers. As New. folio. 84pp., b/w pls., text ills., diags., ship plans, Articles inc. fuel cells to enhance submarine performance; Stirling engines (submarines);

$16.80

Diesel-Electric Submarines and their Equipment

By Hewish, Mark (ed.)

Geneva: International Defense Review, 1986. 1st edition. stiff wrappers. As New. Quarto. 90pp., col. pls., text ills., diags., Editorial supplements to IDR 5/1986. Incl. Basic data, Radar, Missile Armament, Guns & Rockets & Anti-submarine warfare

$18.20

Handbook for Radiotelephone Ship Station Operators (Restricted Certificate Standard)

By (Commonwealth of Australia)

Canberra: AGPS, 1988. reprint. stiff wrappers. Nice Copy. lge. 8vo. v + 36pp., appends., index,

$8.40

Warships of the British & Commonwealth Navies

By Lenton, H. T.

London: MacDonald, 1966. 1st edition. dust jacket. Very Good. oblong 8vo.. 272pp., b/w pls., plans, diags., index, Signs of use o/w VG reference copy

$22.40

Warships of the British & Commonwealth Navies

By Lenton, H. T.

London: MacDonald, 1969. 2nd edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. oblong 8vo.. 287pp., b/w pls., plans, diags., index, Completely revised second edition

$33.60

The World’s Warships

By Blackman, Raymond

London: MacMillan, 1955. 1st edition. orig. cloth. Very Good. lge. 8vo.. 250pp., b/w pls., index, Well-used o/w a very good reading / reference copy with over 100 photographs

$18.20

The World’s Warships

By Blackman, Raymond

London: MacMillan, 1960. 2nd edition. orig. cloth. Very Good. lge. 8vo.. 249pp., b/w pls., index, Second & completely revised edition. Well-used o/w a very good reading / reference copy with over 100 photographs

$18.20

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