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Cadets: The Impact Of War On The Cadet Movement.
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Cadets: The Impact Of War On The Cadet Movement.

By Collins L.j.

2001. 28 Illus. 216 Pages. 15 x 21cms. Pictorial Paper Covers.GOOD. A social history of the Sea Cadet Corps, Army Cadet Force and Air Training Corps since inception. The oldest dating back to 1859. The cadets, their volunteer officers and instructors responded to the needs of the country, particularly in times of war. Biblio including reports and regulations. Index..


Tracing Your Naval Ancestors (Readers Guides)
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Tracing Your Naval Ancestors (Readers Guides)

By Pappalardo, Bruno

U.S.A.: PRO Publications, 2003. Paper covers. 222pages. index. illus. officers and rankings. Naval organization. ratings. features. medals. pensions. reserves. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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.


Called Up - the Personal Experiences of Sixteen National Servicemen Told By Themselves

By Chambers Peter/Landreth Amy

good in slightly torn dustwrapper. 271pages. Names include Peter Gaston, Tom Stacey, Peter Sharp, Joh Bingham, Gabriel Woolf, Walter Fink, Robert Robinson, Royston Salmon, Kenneth Smale, Harry Wright, Peter Wiles, John Eason, Roger Harben, Thomas Winsett, Gabriel Newfield, Gerry Lynch. . 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


National Service Sailor.

By Cobbold P.m.

1993. 9 Illus. 294 Pages. 15 x 20cms. V/G in D/W. Authors experiences during the mid-1950's in RN. First auto-biography of a National Service seaman. Index..


All Hands - the Lower Deck of the Royal Navy 1939 to the Present Day
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All Hands - the Lower Deck of the Royal Navy 1939 to the Present Day

By Lavery B

Conway, 2012. 328pages. biblio. Index b/w and col Illus. V/G in dustwrapper. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Awful Disclosures Of A Bluejacket

By Giraldus (gerald O'driscoll)

1929. 302 Pages. 13 x 18cms. Good in torn dustwrapper. Popular book of naval humour. Life on lower deck..


Musings Of A Merry Matloe

By Giraldus (o'driscol)

1927. 181 Pages. 13 x 18cms. Good Spine weak. Book of Naval Humour. Lower deck stories. 14 sketches..


Navy In Transition

By Lewis M

1965. 23 Illus. 287 Pages. 13 x 23cms. Social history covering period 1814-1864 following the authors prevous book "A Social History of the Navy 1793-1815". The careers & problems of the Officers & men of the Royal Navy facing a run down then grappling with a new age destined to turn into amodern service. Source notes. Index. No dustwrapper, no cuttings.


A Dictionary of Forces' Slang 1939-45

By Partridge Eric (editor)

1948. 212 pages. Foxing. Good in stained and torn dustwrapper. Naval Slang Wilfred Granville, Army slang Frank Roberts, Air Force Slang Eric Partridge . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


A Few Naval Customs, Expressions, Traditions & Superstitions

By Beckett Capt W

91 Pages. 13 x 19cms. back cover dampstained. Second Edition. c 1927. Index..


British Blue Jacket 1915-40

By Edwards A. T

1940. Card Covers. Social study of the RN. 170pages. . 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


Nautical Gazette Printed By Critien's Press Malta

By Nautical Gazette

1924. Social. Summary of Malta and Gibraltar. Articles nclude The Queen Ellizabeth. Sport. Social activies Cartoons, Poetry. Competitions. 7 editions bound in blue cloth with gilt title. covers a lilttle marked. 278 pages. Index. illus.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


We Joined The Navy

By Blackburn R/burgess R

1943. 124 Pages. 10 x 18cms. Traditions, Customs, Nomenclature of RN. Some famous pipes & bugle calls. Sailors rig, food & victualling. Flags, signals, salutes. Yarns Glossary. Covers little marked Good. .


Prisoner's Progress

By James Lieut D.

William Blackwood, 1947. 164 Pages. 13 x 18cms. good in torn dustwrapper. . Capture from loss of M.G.B. in 1943 with eventual imprisonment in Marlag & escape through Danzig. End-Paper Maps..


British Sailor

By Poolman K.

1989. 92 Illus. 180 Pages. 15 x 23cms. V/G in D/W Recollections of the Lower Deck during W.W.2 in many branches & ships. Index..


Call of the Sea

By Humphries S

BBC Books. V/G/V/G. 1997. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 056338722X Britain's Maritime Past 1900-60.192 pages of illus and text. Index. All aspects. Social. .


Men Dressed As Seamen

By Putt S.

1943. 100 Pages. 13 x 20cms. in torn dustwrapper. Hostilities Only ratings. Experiences of Lower Deck with 27 line drawings by R. Furse capturing atmosphere..


A Social History Of The Navy. 1793-1815.

By Lewis M.

1960. 1 Maps. 32 Illus. 467 Pages. 13 x 23cms. good in D/W.Backgrounds of Naval Officers & men of period. Entry, recruitment & promotion. Pay, allowances, prize money. Their losses by enemy action, accident & disease. 14 tables. Index..


Merry Matloe Again

By Giraldus (gerald O'driscoll)

1938. 270 Pages. 13 x 18cms. signed copy, in dustwrapper torn and frayed. ak Popular book of naval humour. Life on lower deck..


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