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Image for The Navy Eternal which is The Navy That Floats, The Navy That Flies, and The Navy Under the Sea

The Navy Eternal which is The Navy That Floats, The Navy That Flies, and The Navy Under the Sea

By: "Bartimeus" (Lewis Anselm da Costa Ricci )

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: No date circa 1918

Seller ID: ID306202


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Edges a little rubbed with small split to front spine edge. Black & white illustrations by Douglas Swale. 332 pages Stories based on life in the British navy before and during World War One. View more info

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The Last Cargo

By: Allen, R.S. & Colyer, F.G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Polly Woodside Melbourne Maritime Museum: 1999

Seller ID: ID248338


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Staple-bound - pamphlet style. 32 pages The role of the Cymbula in the 1940 sinking of the Lancastria. View more info

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Fighting Ships of Australia & New Zealand

By: Andrews, Graeme

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, A.H & A.W. Reed: 1980

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID108940

ISBN: 0589501879


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 48 pages View more info

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Forgotten Flotilla. British Submariners in Russia 1914-1919

By: Ashmore, Leslie H. Vice-Admiral; Introduction and Notes by Brian Head

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Portsmouth, UK, Manuscript Press in association with The Royal Navy Submarine Museum: 2001

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID308252

ISBN: 1903702011


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy of this scarce title. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Errata loosely inserted. 413 pages The author offers a unique first-hand account of the British submariners sent into the Baltic in 1915 to disrupt German supply routes and support Russian allies. View more info

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The Lost Ships of Guadalcanal

By: Ballard, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID168135

ISBN: 186373533X


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ has small piece missoing from top of rear panel & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 228 pages View more info

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Return to Midway

By: Ballard, Robert D. & Archbold, Rick

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hodder Headline Australia: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition (Australia)

Seller ID: ID308316

ISBN: 0733610099


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs by David Doubilet. Colour underwater paintings by Ken Marschall. 191 pages The quest to find the USS Yorktown and four Japanese carriers at Midway. View more info

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The Discovery of the Bismarck

By: Ballard, Robert D. with Rick Archbold.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton/Madison Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID305120

ISBN: 0340529768


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and illustrations. Introduction by Ludovic Kennedy. Illustrations by Ken Marschall. Technical and historical consultations by William H. Garzke, Jr: and Robert O. Dulin, Jr. 231 pages View more info

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Creators and Destroyers of the English Navy. As related by the State Papers Domestic

By: Berckman, Evelyn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID95596

ISBN: 0241890349


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's neat "blind-stamp" to preliminary pages. 212 pages View more info

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Merchantman Rearmed

By: Bone, David. W

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID305621


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Black & white illustrations. Gift inscription from member of authors family. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 332 pages Author's experiences in World war 2. View more info

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In the Highest Traditions. RAN heroism in Darwin, 19 February 1942

By: Bradford, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Seaview Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID295722

ISBN: 1740080750


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Foreword by Sir Zelman Cowen. 224 pages View more info

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Atlantic Escorts. Ships, Weapons & Tactics in World War II

By: Brown, David K.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, Naval Institute Press: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID271450

ISBN: 1591140129


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 176 pages Winston Churchill famously claimed that the submarine war in the Atlantic was the only campaign of the Second World War that really frightened him. If the lifeline to North America had been cut, Britain would never have survived; there could have been no build-up of US and Commonwealth forces, no D-Day landings, and no victory in Western Europe. View more info

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An Encyclopedia of Naval History

By: Bruce, Anthony & Cogar, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Checkmark Books: 1999

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition

Seller ID: ID308441


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 440 pages A comprehensive account of world naval history from the beginning of the 16th century to the present day [1998]. View more info

Image for US Cruisers 1883-1904 The Birth of the Steel Navy [New Vanguard Series No 143]

US Cruisers 1883-1904 The Birth of the Steel Navy [New Vanguard Series No 143]

By: Burr, Lawrence [Illustrated by Ian Palmer & John White]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Botley, Oxford, Osprey Publishing: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID266743

ISBN: 1846032679


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good+ condition. Colour and black & white illustrations. 48 pages The design, develoment, operation and history of the machinery of warfare. View more info

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Breaking Ranks

By: Cabban, Peter and Salter, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Random House Australia: 2005

Seller ID: ID226085

ISBN: 1740513150


Very Good condition - some light wear to corners and mild creasing. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 384 pages The true story behind the HMAS Voyager scandal - forty years on from the incident. Peter Cabban had a tour of duty on the Voyager in the year preceding the accident and was a key player in the second Voyager Royal Commission. View more info

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My Mystery Ships

By: Campbell, Gordon Vice-Admiral

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1937

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID295632


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Some age-toning to spine. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Black & white illustrations. 300 pages. View more info

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WW1 at Sea

By: Carolan, Victoria

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harpenden, UK, Pocket Essentials: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID301433

ISBN: 1842432125


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 160 pages View more info

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The World's Navies

By: Chant, Chris (Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Cassell Australia: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition (Australia)

Seller ID: ID301668

ISBN: 0726913928


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 253 pages View more info

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'Doc'

By: Clark, Gregory

Price: $10.00

Publisher: HMSO: no date

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID302312

ISBN: 0112904270


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Title pagemissing. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 172 pages View more info

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Silent Marauders

By: Cook, Graeme

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID203251

ISBN: 0246107847


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has some minor creasing to top edge and a small stain on the underside. 159 pages British Submarines in the Two World Wars View more info

Image for History of the Great War Based on Official Documents: By Direction of the Historical Section of the Committee of Imperial Defence. Naval Operations Volumes 1-5 complete [9 books]

History of the Great War Based on Official Documents: By Direction of the Historical Section of the Committee of Imperial Defence. Naval Operations Volumes 1-5 complete [9 books]

By: Corbett, Sir Julian S. & Newbolt, Henry

Price: $695.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co.: 1920 - 1931 [various dates per volume]

Edition: Mixed Editions

Seller ID: ID307487


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Volumes 2,3 & 5 have dustjackets. Volumes with dustjackets are a little age-toned at spine and the DJs are now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeves. Volumes 1 & 4 - no dustjackets. Previous owner's name stamped on page edges on all volumes. Volume 2 is text and maps in one book [a new edition]. Volumes 1,3,4, & 5 have separate "books" as Map volumes. Maps to text - some fold-out. 488, 448, 470, 412 & 452 pages of text. Volume 1 covers "to the battle of The Falklands December 1914". Volume 2 covers "Opera... View more info