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Neither Sharks Nor Wolves: The Men Of Nazi Germany's U-boat Arm 1939-1945

By Mulligan T.p

1999. 1861761198 Unsigned 23 Illus. 340 Pages. 15 x 23cms. As New in D/W. Genesis during WW1. Organisation & routine, the U-Boat war at sea during WW2. The men who served - backgrounds, education, selection & training; crew morale, treatment of survivors, captivity & post-war careers. Source notes. 24 Tables. 3 appendices.Long biblio. Index. .


German Naval Vessels Of World War Two. August 1942

By United States Office Of Naval Intelligence Oni 204

1993. 1853671665 164 Pages. 26 x 19cms. As New in D/W. Reprint with an introduction by A.D.Baker. Silhouettes taken at various degrees for recognition prurposes. Over 1000 plans, drawings, profiles, illus & silhoutettes treated by individual ship or class. Characteristics, range table & mistaken identi .


Coastal Craft

By Wilson M

1947. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 40 b/w & 8 col. sketches by author to illustrate variety of sailing craft both British and Foreign. Informative text. slightly torn d/w. spine a little weak. .




Sailed Birkenhead 9 September 1874. Arrived London 12 January 1875,out and home via Suez Canal. 50 page photocopy.20 x 33 Held in Paper Covers. Good. .


Fighting Ships Of The Royal Navy 897-1984

By Archibald E.h.h

1987. 0713713488 416 Pages. 23 x 30cms. Revised edition. The authors original "The Wooden Fighting Ship in the Royal Navy" & "The Metal Fighting Ship in the Royal Navy" combined in one volume, & revised. A wide ranging survey in all aspects. 8 appendices including a summary of naval events897-1983; British & Enemy losses of over 50-guns 1688-1855; Abstracts of strength of the R.N. to 1983; Flags & Pendants of command & distinction; Types of shot & shell. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. 110 full colour & 400 two colour illus. Good in slightly torn d/w .


The Salvagers

By Benham H

1980. 095094423 Unsigned 212 Pages. 15 x 25cms. V/G in D/W. Record exploits of the salvagers amoung the deadly sandbanks of the Essex and Suffolk coast, when in the days before lifeboats, they both rescued crews and took cargo where possible. Techniques, craft employed. Chronological list of wrecks 1671 to 1910with associated events. Index of Ships & persons, Subjects & Places. .


World Of Model Ships & Boats

By Williams G. R

1971. 0233962883 255 Pages. 20 x 25cms. good in D/W. Early models, official ship models, Steamship Models, Technique in model building, Power boat, Radio Controlled models. 32p. in col. Over 200 b/w illus. Index. .


Conway's Directory Of Modern Naval Power 1986

By Cowin H.w

1985. 0851773621 288 Pages. 23 x 30cms. V/G in D/W. Reference work covering warships, naval aircraft missiles & guns. Treated by class & type with details. Over 500 illus. Index. .


National Watercraft Collection

By Chapelle H I

1960. Unsigned 23 x 28cms. Good. Covers little marked. A catalogue of the collection of models, paintings, drawings & plans in the United States National Museum. Over 200 illus. & plans. Biblipgraphy. Index. 327 art pages. .


Vol 4 Numbers 37-48. Sept 1934 - Aug 1935

By Ships & Ship Models

Good. Unsigned 15 x 23cms. Publishers Binding. A magazine for all lovers of the ships & the sea. Fully illus. Index. 388 art pages. Index. .


No. 26 Rubis Free French Submarine

By Profile Warship

Good. 1972. 22 Illus. 23 Pages. 18 x 25cms. by Vice Adm. H. Rousselot. Col. centre spread. Paper covers. .


Navy At War 1939-45

By Roskill S. W

1960. 24 Maps. 43 Illus. 480 Pages. 15 x 23cms. Good In slightly torn D/W. Short history of RN in WW2. Index. .


Battleships & Battlecruisers Of The Royal Navy Since 1861

By Coward Cdr B.r

1986. 0711015732 Unsigned 150 Illus. 18 x 25cms. no D/W The 100 years history of the major Capital Ship of the R.N. with details of each class & short ship history. Construction & armament. Short biblio. Index of ship names. 120 art pages. .


Vol. Ii No. 4 Summer 1974

By Model Shipwright

Unsigned 99 Pages. 18 x 23cms. Good Illus. Plans, sketches & diags .


Blackwall Frigates. Second Edition.

By Lubbock B.

65 Illus. 332 Pages. 13 x 20cms. Story of famous class of Frigate forging a link between the E. Indian & P & O Lines. Discipline, training formed a nursery for Brit. Seamen. Beautiful ships of Green Wigram, Smith, Somes, Devitt & Moore, Duncan, Dunbar. 3 col illus. 4 plans. Index.. 2nd Edition 1950. Good/In Torn Dustjacket.


Sailing Craft Of The British Isles

By Finch R

1976. 0002197103 Unsigned 29 Illus. 160 Pages. 18 x 25cms. Good in frayed and marked D/W. Traditional sailing craft found around coast in decade before WW1. Introduction, history, building materials, life afloat. 52 types described with plan of hull & rigging; history & uses with pencil sketch. B/w illus. .


Fighting Ships Of Australia & New Zealand

By Norton F

Good. Covers Little Marked. 1958. 95 Pages. 17 x 23cms. Brief History of RAN & RNZN. Over 50 Drawings by the Author. Former official Naval War Artist of ships, insignia, flags & badges. List of Ships'. Pennant numbers. .


Vol. 1 No. 4 Summer 1973

By Model Shipwright

Unsigned 90 Pages. 18 x 23cms. Good Hardbound. Illus. Plans, sketches, diags. .


Last Stronghold Of Sail.

By Benham H.

1948. 31 Illus. 202 Pages. 13 x 23cms. . Covers little worn Some foxing. Story of the Essex Sailing Smacks, Coasters & Barges. Men who owned, manned them, their way of Life. End paper maps. 3 text sketches. Index.