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The Royal Navy as a Career and How to Join It.

By: Anon.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1939,

Seller ID: 7688


booklet, 48pp, 15 illus, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: In three parts (1) General Description. (2) Various branchesûincluding the Fleet Air Arm and the Royal Marines. (3) How to join theûRoyal Navy and Royal Marines. View more info

The Raid on Zeebrugge An Illustrated Souvenir of the Model Display in the Admiralty Theatre of H.M. Government Pavilion. British Empire Exhibtion, 1924 & 1925.

By: Anon.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1925,

Seller ID: 7924


booklet, 32pp, 9 mounted illus, landscape format, original printed blueûstiff paper wrappers. View more info

The Navy and the War (August, 1914 to August, 1915).

By: Balfour (Rt Hon A.J.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1915,

Seller ID: 6695


10pp, printed paper wrappers. AJS: By the First Lord of the Admiralty. View more info

Tracking the Axis Enemy The Triumph of Anglo-American Naval Intelligence.

By: Bath (A.H.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1998, Kansas,

Seller ID: 4250


xii + 308pp, dw. Publisher: The 1942-43 naval campaign against the German U-boats known asûthe Battle of the Atlantic was a major victory not only for Alliedûwarships but also for naval intelligence. View more info

Very Special Intelligence. The Life of Admiral J.H. Godfrey CB.

By: Beesley (P.)

Price: £16.00

Publisher: 1977,

Seller ID: 339


xv + 272pp, 8 illus, endpaper maps, dw. AJS: The story of the Admiralty's Operational Intelligence Centre 1939-1945. Foreword by Captain S.W. Roskill. View more info

The Japanese Submarine Force and World War 11.

By: Boyd (C.) & Yoshida (A.)

Price: £16.00

Publisher: 1995,

Seller ID: 966


xiv + 272pp, 19 illus, 14 maps, dw. AJS: The fact that Japanese submarines were relatively ineffective inûWorld War 11, particularly when compared with those of the Americans andûGermans, has long been acknowledged..this work sets out to explain why. View more info

Convoy is to Scatter.

By: Broome (J.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1972,

Seller ID: 460


232pp, 4 maps, diagram, 26 photos, dw. AJS: PQ17 and its tragic destruction whilst en route with supplies toûUSSR, only 11 vessels reached port. View more info

Red Duster White Ensign the Story of Malta and the Malta Convoys.

By: Cameron (I.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1959 rp 1974,

Seller ID: 758


260pp, 27 illus, map, dw. Law, entry 0336: A good account of the struggles to keep Malta supplied. View more info

Wings of the Morning The Glorious Story of the Fleet Air Arm in the Second World War.

By: Cameron (I.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1962 rp 1972,

Seller ID: 9920


288pp, 30 illus, 3 maps, dw. View more info

Danger Zone the Story of the Queenstown Command.

By: Chatterton (E. Keble)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: 1934,

Seller ID: 4292


(xii), 437pp, frontis, 62 illus, map, endpaper maps, substantial format, original pale blue cloth. Marder: Included in his bibliography. View more info

Mediterranean Maelstrom HMS Jervis and the 14th Flotilla.

By: Connell (G.G.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: 1987,

Seller ID: 750


272pp, 100 illus, text illus, 2 maps, dw. AJS: From the outbreak of World War 2 until the conclusion of the conflictûin Europe HMS Jervis was involved in almsot continuous action, first inûhome waters and then for three years in the Mediterranean. She returned toûthe United Kingdom for the Normandy landings before returning to theûMediterranean to continue her active career. View more info

Naval Operations: History of the Great War Based on Official Documents by Direction of the Historical Section of the Committee of Imperial Defence. Volume II.

By: Corbett (Sir J.S.)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: 1921,

Seller ID: 7358


From the Battle of the Falklands to the Entry of Italy into the War in May 1915. 1921, xii + 448pp, 13 maps in text, plus 3 maps in front pocket and 2 maps in rear pocket, original dark blue cloth, a little dull. Marder: Detailed, authoritative, restrained judgements, Naval Operations, which was part of the 'Official History of the War' was prepared in the Historical Section of the C.I.D. under the direction of Corbett, then Newbolt after Corbett's death. It was intended... View more info

Naval Operations: History of the Great War Based on Official Documents by Direction of the Historical Section of the Committee of Imperial Defence. Volume III (Maps).

By: Corbett (Sir J.S.)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: 1923,

Seller ID: 685


Dardanelles from May 1915 through to and including the Battle of Jutland. 1923, maps case only, with 46 large folding maps, original dark blue cloth, a little dull. Marder: Detailed, authoritative, restrained judgements, Naval Operations, which was part of the 'Official History of the War' was prepared in the Historical Section of the C.I.D. under the direction of Corbett, then Newbolt after Corbett's death. It was intended to be an interim semi-popular treatment of the ... View more info

Mediterranean Medley.

By: Dawson (Capt L.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 1935, 2nd ed,

Seller ID: 4259


xii + 243pp, frontis, 33 illus, decorated cream cloth. AJS: British naval activity in the Mediterranean after WW1. View more info

The Naval Blockade 1914-1918.

By: Guichard (Lt L.) & Tuner (C.R.) Translator.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: 1930,

Seller ID: 2240


xii + 324pp, original red cloth. Marder: A simple and clear account of the Allied blockade by an officer in the Historical Section of the French Ministry of Marine. AJS: Translated from the French edition. View more info

The Mediterranean Fleet Greece to Tripoli. The Admiralty Account of Naval Operations April 1941 to January 1943.

By: HMSO.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1944,

Seller ID: 10438


95pp, 60 illus, 5 maps, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: The Admiralty account of naval operations: April 1941 to Januaryû1943. View more info

Report by the Supreme Allied Commander Mediterranean to the Combined Chiefs of Staff on the Italian Campaign 8th January 1944 to 10th May 1944.

By: HMSO.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1946,

Seller ID: 7692


booklet, 43pp, stiff paper wrappers. SBS: Conclusion by General Maitland Wilson on Anzio, and the re-taking ofûRome. View more info

His Majesty's Submarines.

By: HMSO.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1945,

Seller ID: 8806


64pp, 25 illus, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. SBS: Norway, the Battle of the Atlantic and victory in theûMediterranean. View more info

Hunting Force Z.

By: Hough (R.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1963 rp 1974,

Seller ID: 629


256pp, 12 illus, dw. AJS: Destruction of HMS Prince of Wales and HMS Repulse by the Japanese inû1941. View more info

The Mediterranean Strategy in the Second World War.

By: Howard (M.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1968 rp 1993,

Seller ID: 1726


xviii + 82pp, dw. AJS: Developed out of a series of lectures given at Trinity CollegeûCambridge in 1966. View more info