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Vol.22 No.4 1985

By Warship International

100 Pages. 20 x 28cms. Good. Main contents include: Main Shipyards, Enginebuilders & Manufacturers of Armour Plate in St. Petersburg area up to 1917;French Light Cruiser Development 1910-26. Illus. Paper cvrs..


Naval Records For Genealogists

By Rodger N. A.

1984. 172Pages. Ranks & Ratings, Musters & Pay book Types of Service Record. Appendices: Analysis of Service Records & Service Records in series. Index. Paper Covers.covers little worn and marked.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


New Zealand's Naval Story

By Taylor T.d.

1948. 48 Illus. 337 Pages. 15 x 25cms. Good In dustjacket. dustjacket lilt torn and worn and marked. old sellotape marks to inside covers. contents clean. History & growth. Naval explorers & adventurers, the Maori Wars, the World Wars. Naval practice & policy. Alphabetical list of the more notable major naval powers warships' which have visited New Zealand - specification, history of the name & shiphistory, details of visit. Bibliography. Index..


My Start in Life

By A Young Middy

Sampson Low, 1881. 294pages. After leaving Britannia series of letters to father he went to China twice and Australian Station. Spine cover partially disbound. spine weak, blue cloth. . 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


The Ships and Seamen of Britain

By Lewis M.

1946. Paper covers. 19 illus. 56pages. British Life and Thought No. 7. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Ships and Aircraft of the US Fleet 11th Ed

By Polmar N (ed)

Arms & Armour, 1978. 350pages. in torn Dustwrapper. 23 cms x 23 cms Comprehensive descriptions of ships and aircraft of Navy, Marine Corps, Coastguard, Reserve Force, Auxiliary and Service Craft, Weapons, Dry Docks, Fleet Organisation etc. proposed 5 year building plan. Over 1000 b/w photographs. Index of Ships..


Prize Droits Being a Report to HM Treasury

By Rothery H.C

1915. On droits of the crown and of admiralty in time of war. Revised and annotated by E. S. Roscoe. 171pages. covers faded and a little worn. Blue cloth. Original. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Royal Navy. A History From Earliest Times To Present. 7 Vols. 1897-1903

By Clowes W. Laird

18 x 25cms. A reasonably Good Set except covers a little marked & scratched, some foxing, Vol 1 has bit missing from cover. inside front covers a little cracked some have bookplates. Original edition on art paper. Bound blue & gilt cloth, t.e.g. Each period divided into civil & military history of naval affairs, voyages & discoveries. Contributors include Sir C. Markham, Capt. A. Mahan, H.W. Wilson, Theodore Roosevelt, E. Fraser, L.Carr Laughton. 4471 pages. 35 photogravure plates with tissue guards. 632 full page & text illus. Tables & appends.of Flag Officers, statistical particulars of warships lost by RN since 1660 & those warships captured by RN since 1714. Thismajor work isrecognised for each volume's excellent indexes running to 330 pages, giving ease of research. 7 Vols. Blue & Gilt Cloth with top edge gilt. Embossed Gilt Motif to front covers..



By Navy List

557 Pages. Good. Ex-Lib. Stamps. Paper covers Lists of Ships, Establishments, & Officers of the Fleet..


Atlas Of Naval Warfare

By Pemsel H

1977. 176 Pages. 26 x 26cms. Good in D/W Translated by Major I. Smith. Cartography by H. Fechter. Atlas & chronology of conflict at sea from earliest times to the present day. 9 appendices include lists of major warships sunk by mines 1864-1941 and by submarines in WW1 & WW2. Allied shippinglosses in WW2 & Japanese Merchant marine losses WW2. Over 250 maps & battle plans. Bibliography. Index..


Vol 3.bound Combined Ed. Of Quarterly Parts No. 9, 10, 11, & 12

By Warship

1984. 288 Pages. 18 x 25cms. Ed. John Roberts. contents include: King George V Class Battleships (4 parts), Prinz Eugen, T Class Submarines, Tribal Class Frigates, 18" Gun in Brit. Monitors, Guns of the Ironclads. Illus. Each quarterly contains 72p. Good in D/W. 2nd Imp.


Rnvr - Record Of Achievement.

By Kerr J.l. & Granville, W.

1957. 44 Illus. 304 Pages. 13 x 20cms. Lively & provocative account of how a small band of amateur volunteers grew into the major part of the world's greatest navy. From its inception in 1903, & in particular part played in the 2 WWs. Index. .Good no dustwrapper. .


Navy List Corrected to October 1805

By Navy List : Steel's

60 Pages.rebound blue cloth. Good. Ships in commission with their stations, Captain, Purser & when built. List of Hired Armed ships, cutters & luggers. Lists of Admirals, Post Captains, Commanders, Lieutenants, Masters & Surgeons with year of commission. Royal Marines. Excise cutters.Admiralty Officials. Trial of Vice-Adm Sir R.Calder. British, French, Dutch & Spanish ships of war lost taken or destroyed. Prize payments. Regulations MANY MORE NAVY LISTS IN STOCK PLEASE CONTACT FOR DETAILS - BULK DISCOUNTS CONSIDERED.


How To Become A Naval Officer (special Entry)

By Bush E.w

1929. 7 Illus. 91 Pages. 18 x 13cms. Being a detailed account of how a Public School boy may become an Office H.M. Navy..


"clear Lower Deck"

By Knock S

1932. 8 Illus. 280 Pages. 15 x 24cms. little foxing, covers faded. Intimate study of the Men of the RN Customs, traditions and Life on the Lower Deck..


Royal Naval Language

By Hard J

1991. 310 Pages. 13 x 23cms. V/g in D/W Over 3000 terms & expressions explained under subjects in alphabetical order. Customs & traditions giving an insight into the social history of the R.N..


Naval Development In The Century

By Barnaby N.

1904. 468 Pages. 13 x 20cms. Ex-Lib. covers a little worn, Good. Seamen, materials Labour, armed, Ships, Machinery, Boilers, Guns, Arms, Torpedoes, torpedo boats, armour, US Navy 1885-1900. British naval Panics, utilisation of merchant ships for War purposes. 5 append Index. 15 illus. & diags..


Men From The Dreadnoughts
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Men From The Dreadnoughts

By Baynham H.

1976. 38 Illus. 272 Pages. 13 x 23cms.front and end paper missing. good in slightly torn D/W. Front end paper missing. R.N. from 1880s to end of WW1 - personal accounts of life aboard in peace & war by seamen in all branches of the service. Biographical Notes of contributors. Index..


A Chat About the Navy

By Gordon W. J

Simpkin, Marshall, 1891. 70 pages with humours sketches and b/w illus. Adverts. Spine weak, staining and foxing. Covers original blue with gold lettering a little worn and faded.. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.


Invergordon Mutiny

By Ereira A.

1981. 182 Pages. 15 x 23cms. V/G in D/W. Narrative history of last great mutiny in the RN & how it forced Britain off the Gold Standard in 1931 - based on personal testimony of those involved on the lower deck. End paper map of Cromarty Firth Anchorage, & cross section plan HMS Nelson/Rodney.Index..


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