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Countermeasures Against U-boats During World War Two.  The Monthly Reviews.  The U-boat Archive Volume 3
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Countermeasures Against U-boats During World War Two. The Monthly Reviews. The U-boat Archive Volume 3

By Jak P Mallmann Showell (Ed)

Milton Keynes: The Military Press, 2002. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8.5" x 11.5. Thsi is one of a series of books that give military historians details of German U-boat operations during World War 2 from official sources. In this case the monthly reports to senior officers on shipping losses etc. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$51.20

Extracts from The United States Strategic Bombing Strategy Bombing Survey of the German U-boat Industry  The U-boat Archive Volume 5
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Extracts from The United States Strategic Bombing Strategy Bombing Survey of the German U-boat Industry The U-boat Archive Volume 5

By Jak P Mallmann Showell (Ed)

Milton Keynes: The Military Press, 2003. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8.5" x 11.5. This is one of a series of books that give military historians details of German U-boat operations during World War 2 from official sources. In this case the damage done to German submarine operations by the US bombing activities.. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$30.72

What Britain Knew and Wanted to Know about U-boats.  Volume 1.  The U-boat Archive Yearbook for 2001
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What Britain Knew and Wanted to Know about U-boats. Volume 1. The U-boat Archive Yearbook for 2001

By Jak P Mallmann Showell (Ed)

The Military Press, 2001. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8.5" x 11.5. Thsi is one of a series of books that give military historians details of German U-boat operations during World War 2 from official sources. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$30.72

By Way of Cape Horn
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By Way of Cape Horn

By Alan Villiers

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1957. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 4.5" x 7. The author was a Australian seaman who spent his career working under sail, this book recounts the perils of that occupation when rounding Cape Horn. In clean and sound condition, the pages have yellowed slightly though sunning and there is some handling wear. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$10.85

Sussex Shipwrecks
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Sussex Shipwrecks

By Nicholas Thornton

Newbury, Berks: Countryside Books, 1988. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 5.5" X 8. Details of some shipwrecks around England's south coast in the county of Sussex. Signed "Nicholas Thornton" on the half title page. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$2.73

Gunboat Command.  The Biography of Lieutenant Commander Robert Hichens DSO DSC RNVR
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Gunboat Command. The Biography of Lieutenant Commander Robert Hichens DSO DSC RNVR

By Antony Hichens

Barnesley: Pen & Sword, 2007. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 6.5" x 9.5. A biography of the most decorated member of the RNVR during World war II. He commanded the Royal navy's motor Torpedo Boats and Motor Gun Boats before being killed in action in 1943. A clean and sound copy. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$8.18

Small Boat Raiders
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Small Boat Raiders

By Graeme Cook

London: Hart-Davis MacGibbon Ltd, 1977. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5" X 8.5. A selection of true stories describing the operation of small surface craft by navies during World War II. In clean and sound condition with minor shelf wear to the edges of the boards and dust wrapper, which has been price clipped. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$7.99

Perlethorpe to Portsmouth etc., etc.
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Perlethorpe to Portsmouth etc., etc.

By Roland Clarke

Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8. A personal account of a Royal Navy sailor serving on Motor Gun Boats during World war 2. In clean and sound condition with just minor wear to the corners. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$13.64

Prime Movers for Generation of Electricity (B) Medium Speed Diesel Generating Sets  (Marine Engineering Practice Volume 1 Part 2)
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Prime Movers for Generation of Electricity (B) Medium Speed Diesel Generating Sets (Marine Engineering Practice Volume 1 Part 2)

By D A Gillespie, K W M Cockburn, P J Taylor and W L Thomas

London: The Institute of Marine Engineers, 2000. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8.5. A text book on Diesel generator sets for ships. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers. Some evidence of reading but still clean and sound. Please note that there is a typing error on the cover of the book, as published, where it refers to "Steam Turbines" instead of "Medium Speed Diesel generating Sets". All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$27.29

Ship's Gear:  A Review of Deck Machinery (Marine Engineering Practice Volume 2 Part 16)
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Ship's Gear: A Review of Deck Machinery (Marine Engineering Practice Volume 2 Part 16)

By D H Beattie and W M Somerville

London: The Institute of Marine Engineers, 2000. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8.5. A technical text book on winches, cranes etc for ships. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers. Some evidence of reading but still clean and sound. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$6.83

All the World's Fighting Fleets
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All the World's Fighting Fleets

By E C Talbot-Smith

London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co Ltd, 1942. 5th or later Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5.5" X 4. Illustrated guide to the strength of the World's navies with fleet lists, specifications etc. Not dated but this is the sixth (6th) edition which seems to be published in 1942 (there is a reference to the 2nd world war having been in progress for 3 years). Someone has added "1942" to the spine strip in white marker and evidence of previous ownership on the front free end paper and the half-title page. There are a few light pencil ticks alongside some ships names. The binding is sound and the pages are otherwise clean. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions.

$5.12

All the World's Fighting Fleets
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All the World's Fighting Fleets

By E C Talbot-Smith

London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co Ltd, 1941. 4th Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5.5" X 4. Illustrated guide to the strength of the World's navies with fleet lists, specifications etc. Not dated but this is the fourth edition which seems to be published in 1941. Someone has added "1941" to the spine strip in white marker and evidence of previous ownership on the front free end paper and the half-title page. There are a few light pencil ticks alongside some ships names. The binding is loose but holding. The pages are otherwise clean. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions.

$6.83

East Coast Pilot.  Lowestoft to Ramsgate
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East Coast Pilot. Lowestoft to Ramsgate

By Colin Jarman, gareth Cooper Dick Holness

St Ives, Cambs: Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson, 2005. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 12. A comprehensive coastal navigational guide to the southern North Sea coast of England to the English Channel. Plenty of charts, descriptive text and photographs of land marks. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$10.85

Looking After Your Dinghy
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Looking After Your Dinghy

By Terry Smith

Pelham Books Ltd, 1983. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 9" x 8. A very practical and well illustrated guide to maintaining a sailing dinghy. Slight shelf wear but still in clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with any questions you may have.

$4.51

The Sailor's Coast.  An East Coast Evocation
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The Sailor's Coast. An East Coast Evocation

By John Leather

London: Barrie & Jenkins Ltd, 1979. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 9" x 11. Douglas Went. A well illustrated book that explores the tradition of sailing around the east coast of England and in particular Essex and Suffolk where the heritage boat types can still be seen. In clean and sound condition, slight bumping to the head and foot of the dust wrapper spine. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$6.74

Jane's World War II Warships
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Jane's World War II Warships

By Bernard Ireland

Glasgow: HarperCollins, 1999. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 3.5" x 5. A handy pocket book describing a selection of warships from around the World that took part in World War II. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$24.51

Board of Trade.  International Code of Signals 1969
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Board of Trade. International Code of Signals 1969

London: Board of Trade. HMSO, 1969. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8.5" x 12. The UK government official publication listing all standard signals / messages for maritime use. A clean and sound book in a tatty dust wrapper! All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$5.46

Cent Ans de Marine de Guerre
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Cent Ans de Marine de Guerre

By L Haffner

Paris: Payot, 1931. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5.5" x 9. A book published to celebrate 100 years of mechanically propelled warships with examples from the World's navies. Illustrated with line drawings. Shows some signs of reading and has probably been rebound at some stage. Now in a blue hardcover binding with hand-written title on the spine. The pages are clean and the binding sound. Previous owner's name and address sticker at the top right of the front free end paper. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$12.08

Cruisers of World War Two: An International Encyclopedia
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Cruisers of World War Two: An International Encyclopedia

By M. J. Whitley

London : Arms and Armour, 1995. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. A guide to the cruisers that were used by the navies participating World war II with fleet lists, specifications, photographs and drawings. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions. This is a heavier than normal book which may incur additional shipping charges.

$13.64

All the World's Battleships: 1906 to the Present
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All the World's Battleships: 1906 to the Present

By Sturton, Ian (Ed)

London: Conway Maritime Press Ltd, 1987. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 9" x 11. Fleet lists and specifications of the World's major battleships of the 20th century. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$4.03

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