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Arctic Convoys.1941-45
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Arctic Convoys.1941-45

By Woodman R.

1994. 6 Maps. 34 Illus. 532 Pages. 15 x 23cms. . A detailed exposition of the important & hazadous Russian Convoys during WW2. Mainly taken from the Public Record Office & personal recollections of those who took part. Source notes. Index. Biblio. V/G in Dustwrapper.. Good.


No. 36 Us Navy Monitors Of The Civil War

By Profile Warship

34 Illus. 23 Pages. 18 x 25cms. Good.By W. Cracknell. Plans & sketches. Col. centre pull-out spread. Art pp. Paper covers..




Portuguese text. 15 x 24 Lists of Portuguese Warships and Merchant Vessels with dimensions and owners. Lists of Lights with tabulated details including Portugal, Madeira, Azores, Cape Verde and Mozambique. 181 pages. Thick Card covers. Spine weak.


Navy At War 1939-45

By Roskill S. W

1960. 24 Maps. 43 Illus. 480 Pages. 15 x 23cms. Paper cover edition slightly torn D/W. Short history of RN in WW2. Index.ADVANCE PROOF COPY .


Grey Diplomats

By Edwards K

1938. 4 Maps. 19 Illus. 328 Pages. 15 x 20cms. spine weak, foxing, covers worn & little faded. spine little torn Activities of the Mediterranean Fleet 1922-38 from Smyrna to the Spanish Civl War. Index. .


River Plate. No. 2 Correspondence Respecting Hostilities in the River Plate

By Houses of Parliament

1868. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Paper covers no wrappers or covers. Title page present little torn and part of right hand corner missing. Pages little creased and torn at edges. 39pages. .


Great Liners Nd About 1983

By Taylor A

104 Pages. 30 x 20cms. Paper covers good. 100 great liners of 20th C. Listed alphabetically each with career & illus. corners a little bent at edges..


Life & Service Of Admiral Lord Nelson From His Lordship's Manuscripts. Nd About 1840

By Clarke Rev. J.s. & M'arthur J

13 x 23cms. 2 out of 3 Vols. leather spines a little weak at the beginning pages, faded boards, blue/purple in colour., foxing, browing of paper and staining. Spine little weak. Fisher Son & Co. 3 Vols. (considered easier to handled than large 2 Vol. first edition of 1809). Vol. 1. Frontis, vignette title, 11 other engravings & plates. 526 pp. . Vol. 3.Frontis, vignette title, 10 other engravings & plates, 394 pp. Together with recollections of Tom Allen & memoirs of Rear-Admiral Thomas Hardy & Vice-Admiral Lord Collingwood. some pencil underlining. ONLY 2 VOLS. .


History of the War with Russia 1854-6

By Tyrrell H/Haukeil H. A.

London Printing and Publishing Company GIVING FULL DETAILS OF THE OPERATIONS OF THE ALLIED ARMIES 6 Volumes (Divisions); ; red blind-stamped decorated covers; title and flags on front and spine gilted; cover worn Engravings stained and 1 plate disbound. Some spines cracked. Spines a little weak. Vol. (Div. I) - inside of front cover cracked, 7 engraving of officers and 4 of battlescenes plus title page, 188 pages clean, tight and intact; Vol. (Div. II) - 7 engravings of officers, 3 scenes of ships and 1 double page map, pages 189 - 384 clean, tight and intact; Vol. (Div III) - 2 engravings of diplomats, 5 scenes and 2 double page maps, 188 pages ; Vol. (Div. IV) - 2 engravings of officers, 7 scenes (The Highlanders chewed and torn) and 1 double page map, pages 189 to 380 Vol. (Div. V) - 10 engraving of scenes & 1 double page map, t, 192 pages ; Vol. (Div VI) - 4 engravings of officers, 3 of scenes, 2 title pages, 1 map and 1 double page map, , pages 193 - 338 plus xxxiv pages of chronology and 6 page index Some pages uncut. Paper browned and most illus stained.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


1898 (reprint By David & Charles)

By Janes

1969. 715344765 226 Pages. 30 x 20cms. in D/W.Part of d/wr missing on spine, dustwrapper creased and worn at edges. Art pp. plus adverts. All pages creased bottom right hand corn. spine little weak. page edges little grubby. .


Operation Corporate : The Falklands War, 1982

By Middlebrook, Martin

1985. 430p. 31 photographic illus. Good in D/W.



By Marshall G

1812. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall IN THREE CANTOS, DESCRIPTIVE OF A VOYAGE TO AND FROM THE EAST INDIES WITH SEVERAL OCCASIONAL PIECES. Grubby, foxing, some pencil marks, Rebound green boards with quarter bound leather spine. Boards little worn at edges. 9 Engravings. 216pages. .


Chronology Of The War At Sea

By Rohwer J. & Hummelchen G.

150 Illus. 650 Pages. 15 x 23cms. 2 Vols V/G in D/W. Chronology of events in their tactical and operational context. Over 800 ships & 3000 persons listed. Major & abortive operations. Index..


To Shining Sea: A History Of The United States Navy 1775-1991

By Howarth S

1991. 0297797271 12 Maps. 49 Illus. 620 Pages. 15 x 23cms. V/G in D/W Comprehensive coverage. Source notes. Biblio. Index. .


Battle For The Falklands (2) Naval Forces - Osprey Men-at-arms Series

By English A./watts A

1982. 0850454921 43 Illus. 40 Pages. 18 x 25cms. GoodPaper covers. 19 col. illus. .


Thoresen Vikings

By Cowsill M./Hendy J

1986. 56 pages of history and data with interiors and exteriors of the fleet. Oblong.. Paper Covers. Good. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.


Ships Of The Royal Navies

By Parkes O

1935. 117 Illus. 203 Pages. 18 x 13cms. Covers worn and marked, spine weak. . Full of details & information. Oblong. Fleet Distribution. Destroyer Funnel Markings and Pennant Numbers. .



By Kennedy L

1942. 25 Illus. 104 Pages. 13 x 20cms. covers faded Personal account in Tribal Destroyer in early part of WW2. .


Mr. Pepys' Navy

By Wilcox L.a

1966. 189 Pages. 15 x 25cms. Good NO D/W Desciption of day-to-day life & administration of fleet in all its aspects, based on relevant extracts from Pepys' Diary & other contemporary sources. 75 line drawings by author. 3 appends. include details of ships mentioned in text. Index. .


Ships Of The Royal Navies & British Commonwealth 1934

By Parkes O

119 Illus. 200 Pages. 18 x 10cms. Covers marked, spine weak, little grubby. . majority of contents good. Full of detail & information. Oblong. .


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