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Sea Battles and Major Naval Events : A History from 1798
1 Sea Battles and Major Naval Events : A History from 1798
London The Times Hard Cover Near Fine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Researched for and presented to John M. B. Lloyd. Laid in is a large, glossy fold-out chart of the Battle of Trafalgar. Charts the events together with a multitude of copies of newspaper reports. Clean, bright, very large hardback. Not dated. Includes The Falklands War. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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The Royal Navy Today, Anon
2 Anon The Royal Navy Today
London Odhams Press 1942 Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Gives a general picture of the lives of the men who fought in the navy during World War II. A very good clean copy illustrated with b.w. photographs. Previous owner's sticker inside front cover. 128 pages including index. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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VJ The Final Victory, Anon
3 Anon VJ The Final Victory
England DPR (Navy) for Ministry of Defence 1995 Soft Cover Near Fine 4to 
Foreword by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh..20 pages illustrated booklet of the fight for South East Asia. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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The Navy : 1939 to the Present Day, Arthur, Max
4 Arthur, Max The Navy : 1939 to the Present Day
London Hodder & Stoughton 1997 0340684690 / 9780340684696 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Based entirely on first-hand accounts with all the principal theatres of the War recalled. Provides a collection of remarkable stories from brave and unassuming individuals. Clean, bright copy with previous owner's sticker inside cover and faint sunning to page edges. Unclipped d/w protected in a clear, plastic jacket - 416 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The True Glory - The Royal Navy : 1914-1939, Arthur, Max
5 Arthur, Max The True Glory - The Royal Navy : 1914-1939
London Hodder & Stoughton 1996 0340623012 / 9780340623015 First Edition - Second Impression Hard Back Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The acclaimed historian pays tribute to the Royal Navy by drawing on the personal stories of those who served during this period. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 292 pages including index. Appears unread. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Keepers of the Sea, Beach, Edward L., Jr.
6 Beach, Edward L., Jr. Keepers of the Sea
Annapolis, MD, USA. The Naval Institute Press 1984 0870217275 / 9780870217272 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Maroon, Fred J. (photography) 
Uses powerful pictures and an engaging text to draw the reader into a fascinating world unknown to most people. Large, heavy hardback in an unclipped d/w showing slight signs of storage - 256 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 32.00 GBP
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Sailors in the RAF : The Story of the Marine Branch of the Royal Air Force, Beardow, Keith
7 Beardow, Keith Sailors in the RAF : The Story of the Marine Branch of the Royal Air Force
Yeovil, Somerset Patrick Stephens 1993 1852604077 / 9781852604073 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The story of the unit which provided waterbourne support and rescue services for the RAF yet, strangely, was hardly known to the public and even remained something of a mystery within the armed forces. Faint sunning to page edges else a clean, unread hardback in an unclipped d/w - 240 pages including index. Scarce copy with a foreword by Air Vice-Marshal J.E.(Jonnie) Johnson. 
Price: 87.50 GBP
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The British Seaborne Empire, Black, Jeremy
8 Black, Jeremy The British Seaborne Empire
New Haven and London Yale University Press 2004 0300103867 / 9780300103861 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Professor Black's masterful analysis of the role of the sea in the history of the British Empire. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 420 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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The British Navy and the Use of Naval Power in the Eighteenth Century, Black, Jeremy; Woodfine, Philip (edited by)
9 Black, Jeremy; Woodfine, Philip (edited by) The British Navy and the Use of Naval Power in the Eighteenth Century
Leicester, Leicestershire Leicester University Press 1988 0718513088 / 9780718513085 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A series of essays that represent shortened and revised versions of certain of the papers delivered at a conference on the Navy and the uses of Naval power in the eighteenth century which was held in the welcoming, if rather non-maritime, setting of Huddersfield Polytechnic in April 1987. Previous owner's name/date to ffep and light crease marks to the edges on some introduction pages else a clean, bright hardback in an unclipped d/w showing sunning to spine - 273pp including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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War in an Age of Revolution, 1775-1815, Chickering, Roger & Forster, Stig ( Edited By )
10 Chickering, Roger & Forster, Stig ( Edited By ) War in an Age of Revolution, 1775-1815
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambridge University Press 2010 0521899966 / 9780521899963 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Part of the Publications of the German Historical Institute Series. Investigates a critical moment in the history of warfare by assembling historians of the early modern and modern eras to speak to one another across the great historiographical divide that has traditionally separated them. Clean, bright, unread hardback in a d/w - 422 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Diary of a Wren, 1940-1945, Deacon, Audrey
11 Deacon, Audrey Diary of a Wren, 1940-1945
Spennymoor, County Durham The Memoir Club 2001 1841040320 / 9781841040325 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Looks at the life and times of The Women's Royal Navy Service, formed in World War I, revived at the beginning of World War II, and ceasing to exist in 1993, when women became eligible to serve in the Royal Navy. Clean, bright copy in a price-clipped d/w - 168 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Final Invasion : Plattsburgh, the War of 1812's Most Decisive Battle, Fitz-Enz, Colonel David
12 Fitz-Enz, Colonel David The Final Invasion : Plattsburgh, the War of 1812's Most Decisive Battle
New York, NY, USA Cooper Square Press 2001 0815411391 / 9780815411390 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Recalls saw the largest invasion ever of a foreign military into the United States, as the British army and navy, fresh from victories against Napoleon, attempted to conquer Lake Champlain and its shores. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 271 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Mutiny! : Naval Insurrections in Australia and New Zealand, Frame, Tom
13 Frame, Tom Mutiny! : Naval Insurrections in Australia and New Zealand
St Leonards, NSW, Australia Allen & Unwin 2000 1865083518 / 9781865083513 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Clean, bright paperback showing some barely noticeable light crease marks to corners of a few pages. The first comprehensive study of naval insurrections in these two countries, examining when and why such outbreaks occur. 283 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Naval Institute Guide to World Military Aviation, 1995, Francillon, Rene J.
14 Francillon, Rene J. The Naval Institute Guide to World Military Aviation, 1995
Annapolis, MD, USA. The Naval Institute Press 1995 1557502528 / 9781557502520 First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Comprehensive, single-source reference which answers the imperative needs of all professionals who must have access to thorough and clearly organized information. Heavy, unread hardback in an unclipped d/w - 745 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 42.00 GBP
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U. S. Maritime Strategy, Friedman, Norman
15 Friedman, Norman U. S. Maritime Strategy
London Jane's Publishing Company 1988 0710605005 / 9780710605009 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Deeply thought-out work which distills the fundamentals of the Maritime Strategy and presents the reader with an elegant and provocative analysis. Clean square hardback in a d/w. Faint remnants of a stamp and minor biro mark to the ffep - 246 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Royal Navy in Australia 1900-2000, gillett, Ross & Jeffery, Vic
16 gillett, Ross & Jeffery, Vic The Royal Navy in Australia 1900-2000
Liskeard, Cornwall Maritime Books 2002 0907771920 / 9780907771920 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Landscape 
Continues a major series of books featuring the activities of the Royal Navy at its various bases, both home and abroad, throughout the last century. Clean, bright, large format hardback with previous owner's sticker inside cover - 128 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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The Royal Oak Affair : The Saga of Admiral Collard and Bandmaster Barnacle, Glenton, Robert
17 Glenton, Robert The Royal Oak Affair : The Saga of Admiral Collard and Bandmaster Barnacle
London Leo Cooper 1991 0850522668 / 9780850522662 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The story of how the utterance of a single swear word by Rear-Admiral Collard, laid a trail that put the careers of three senior officers in jeopardy and star-crossed the ambition of Admiral Sir Roger Keyes, one of Britain's greatest naval heroes. A very good clean hardback in unclipped protected dustwrapper. 191 pages including index. Illustrated with bw. photographs. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Great Battles of the Royal Navy: As Commemorated in the Gunroom, Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, Grove, Eric ( editor-in-chief)
18 Grove, Eric ( editor-in-chief) Great Battles of the Royal Navy: As Commemorated in the Gunroom, Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth
Godalming, Surrey Colour Library Books 1998 185833845X / 9781858338453 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 4to 
Each battle written by an acknowledged expert in that field. Clean, bright, near as new copy - 256 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 13.00 GBP
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Defiance at Sea : Stories of Dramatic Naval Warfare, Guttman, Jon
19 Guttman, Jon Defiance at Sea : Stories of Dramatic Naval Warfare
London Arms & Amour Press 1995 1854092405 / 9781854092403 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo 
Presents fourteen true-life stories of 'last stands' afloat - from Grenville's Revenge at Flores in 1591 to ARA San Luis in the Falklands in 1982. Clean, bright unreead hardback. 192 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Defiance at Sea : Stories of Dramatic Naval Warfare, Guttman, Jon
20 Guttman, Jon Defiance at Sea : Stories of Dramatic Naval Warfare
London Arms & Amour Press 1995 1854092405 / 9781854092403 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Presents fourteen true-life stories of 'last stands' afloat - valiant sea fights in the face of daunting odds. Good, clean hardback in a price-clipped d/w - 192 pages including index. Newspaper cutting for the obituary of Paul Bootherstone enclosed. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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