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The Destruction of the Bismarck

By Bercuson, David J. & Herwig, Holger H.

New York: Overlook Press, 2003. 1st ed. thus. stiff wrappers. Nice Copy. 8vo.. ix + 385pp., b/w pls., maps, plans, index, Authors were advisors for James Cameron’s expedition Bismarck. They were able to confirm that the Bismarck was sunk by RN fire and not scuttled

$18.20

The Drama of the Scharnhorst: A Factual Account from the German Viewpoint

By Busch, Fritz-Otto

London: Robert Hale, 1956. 1st edition. worn dust jacket. Very Good. 8vo.. 186pp., frontis., b/w pls., maps, plans, bibliog., index, Worn dust jacket o/w a very good reading / reference copy

$18.20

The Secret Battle 1942-1944, The Convoy Battle off the East Coast of Australia during WWII

By Wallace, Robert

Melbourne: Lamont Pub., 1995. 1st edition. stiff wrappers. Nice Copy. folio. 96pp., col. & b/w pls., diags., maps, bibliog., Story of the war between Australia’s little ships and the Japanese Submarine fleet in defence of Australian Shipping. Label removed from rear wrapper o/w ‘as new’

$18.20

Kriegsmarine: A Pictorial History of the German Navy 1935-45

By Stern, Robert C. [Don Greer (illusts.)]

Carrollton: Squadron Signal, 1979. 1st edition. wrappers. Very Good. quarto. 80pp., col. & b/w pls., Fine illustrated account

$28.00

Silent Victory: The US Submarine War against Japan

By Blair, Clay

Philadelphia: Lippincott, (1975). 1st ed. thus. dust jacket. Very Good. sm. 8vo.. 1072pp., maps, appends., bibliog., index, Ex-library copy with usual stamps & labels o/w VG copy. Most detailed and Authoritative account of US Submarine Operations.

$28.00

Naval War in the Mediterranean 1940-1943

By Greene, Jack & Massignani, Alessandro

London: Chatham Publishing, 1998. 1st edition. dust jacket. As New. 8vo.. 352pp., b/w pls., maps, notes, bibliog., index, ‘This superbly researched book gives a complete account of the war in Mediterranean on, above and beneath the sea up until Italy s armistice in September 1943. Written with full access to Italian sources, it not only provides a detailed and fascinating narrative of the entire naval war, but also sets the individual actions fully in their strategic context for both the Axis and the Allies.’ Uncommon first edition hardcover

$42.00

Age Shall Not Weary Them

By Roberts, Rowland G.

Perth: Patersons, c.1943. 1st edition. orig. cloth. Very Good. 8vo.. 148pp., b/w pls., complete ‘missing list’, The story of HMAS Perth. Includes a complete list of those missing. Cloth boards rather worn & split at spine 0/w a very good reading / reference copy. Scarce

$36.40

A Merciful Journey : Recollections of a World War II Patrol Boat Man

By Hordern, Marsden

Melbourne: Miegunyah Press, 2007. 1st edition. dust jacket. As New. 8vo.. xiv + 334pp., b/w pls., ep maps, appendix, bibliog., index, Author’s service in the RAN 1942-1947

$33.60

Britain's Sea War: A Diary of Ship Losses, 1939-45

By Young, John

Wellingborough: P. S. L., 1989. 1st edition. dust jacket. As New. 8vo.. 288pp., b/w pls., index, A year by year account. Inc. U-boat losses

$42.00

The Kola Run

By Campbell, Vice-Adm. Sir Ian & Macintyre, Capt. Donald

London: Muller, 1959. 2nd imp.. dust jacket. Nice Copy. 8vo.. 254pp., b/w pls., maps, plans, appends., index, A Record of Arctic Convoys, 1941-45. Inc. full lists of Convoys & all Allied Warships which formed them. Neat ownership signature o/w nice copy in very good unclipped dust jacket. Scarce

$49.00

Swastika at Sea, The Struggle & Destruction of the German Navy 1939-45

By Bekker, C. D.

London: Kimber, 1954. 2nd edition. orig. cloth. Very Good. 8vo.. 207pp., frontis., b/w pls., Standard work on the subject. No dust jacket o/w a very good copy

$21.00

Men of Action

By Edwards, Commander Kenneth

London: Collins, 1943. 1st edition. orig. cloth. Very Good. 8vo.. 319pp., b/w pls., Account of notable RN Officers inc. J. A. Collins RAN. Reproductions of 20 portraits by Douglas Wales. Cloth boards rather dull o/w a very good copy

$28.00

The Hawker Hurricane

By Mason, Francis K.

Bourne End: Aston Publications, 1987. 1st edition. dust jacket. As New. lge. 8vo. 256pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., appends., references, index, First edition of Mason’s classic text

$63.00

Guadalcanal: WWII’s Fiercest Naval Campaign

By Stewart, Adrian

London: Kimber, 1985. 1st edition. dust jacket. As New. 8vo.. 190pp., b/w pls., maps, plans, bibliog., index, One of the longest (over 6 months) & fiercest Sea battles ever fought

$36.40

Hawker Typhoon and Tempest

By Mason, Francis K.

Bourne End: Aston Publications, 1988. 1st edition. dust jacket. As New. lge. 8vo. 240pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., plans, appends., index, First edition of Mason’s classic text. Neat ownership stamp o/w ‘as new’

$56.00

U-Boats: A Pictorial History

By Hoyt, Edwin P.

London: Stanley Paul, 1987. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. small quarto. viii + 289pp., b/w pls., text ills., plans, appendix, index, Includes many unusual photographs

$36.40

Shattered Sword, The Untold Story of the Battle of Midway

By Parshall, Jonathan & Tully, Anthony P.

Washington: Potomac Books, 2005. 2nd printing. dust jacket. As New. lge. 8vo. xxvi + 613pp., b/w pls., maps & plans, appends., bibliog., index, ‘will be the standard work on the Battle of Midway for years to come’

$56.00

Imperial Japanese Navy Aircraft Carriers 1921-45

By Stille, Mark

Oxford: Osprey, 2005. 1st edition. stiff wrappers. As New. lge. 8vo. 48pp., col. & b/w pls., index, New Vanguard 109

$18.20

Corvettes: Little Ships for Big Men

By Walker, Frank B.

Sydney: Kingfisher, 1996. reprint. stiff wrappers. Very Good. 8vo.. 175 + 110pp., b/w pls., map, appendix, ‘In the scale of naval size, corvettes were pygmies, but they performed like giants’

$36.40

US Fleet Carriers of WWII in Action

By Humble, Richard

Poole: Blandford, 1984. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. quarto. 160pp., b/w pls., maps, index, Well-illustrated history with many photos of Carriers in action in the Pacific. Much Aviation interest. Neat ownership signature o/w nice copy

$33.60

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