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Oared Fighting Ships From Classical Times to the Coming of Steam.

By: Anderson (R.C.)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: 1962,

Seller ID: 4585


xiv + 99pp, 47 illus on 25 plates (one folding), 16 text figs, blue cloth. AJS: The age of the galley only came to an end in the early 1800s. View more info

Oared Fighting Ships From Classical Times to the Coming of Steam.

By: Anderson (R.C.)

Price: £16.00

Publisher: 1962 rev ed 1976,

Seller ID: 3694


xiv +99pp, 47 illus on 25 plates, 16 text figs, dw. AJS: The age of the galley only came to an end in the early 1800s. View more info

HMS Warrior Britain's First Ironclad.

By: Anon.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1987,

Seller ID: 8818


28pp, 59 illus (mainly colour), double-page plate, folding deck guide,ûlandscape format, (21cm x 30cm), pictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: Launched in 1860, Warrior was the first ever iron-hulled, sea-goingûarmoured ship, and for a number of years was the most powerful warship inûthe world. This booklet follows the restoration of the vessel which isûnow open as a museum in Portsmouth harbour. View more info

HMS Newcastle Commissiong Book.

By: Anon.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: 1978, Newcastle,

Seller ID: 8976


unpaginated, 60pp, 8 colour illus, 26 illus, 5 text illus, 5 line illus,ûlarge landscape format (21cm x 30cm), pictorial stiff paper wrappers.ûTogether with 5 official press photographs of the vessels and a copy of theûceremony and order of service for the commissioning of the warships atûPortsmouth, Thursday, 23rd March, 1978. View more info

Royal Navy Battleships 1895-1946.

By: Blundell (W.D.G.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1973,

Seller ID: 9071


96pp, 95 illus, 10 coloured illus, 6 text illus, 36 diags, pictorial stiffûpaper wrappers, some pages a bit loose. SBS: A detailed reference book covering the final fifty years ofûbattleship development in the Royal Navy, including both World Warûperiods. View more info

Paddle Warships The Earliest Steam Powered Fighting Vessels, 1815-1850.

By: Brown (D.K.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 1993,

Seller ID: 3705


94pp, frontis, 90 illus, large format, dw. AJS: Based on the huge plans collection at the NMM, Greenwich. View more info

The Design and Construction of British Warships 1939-1945 The Official Record Landing Craft and Auxiliary Vessels. Vol III.

By: Brown (D.K.) Editor.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 1996,

Seller ID: 9311


168pp, frontis, 45 illus, 46 diags, original red cloth, dw. AJS: The third volume in this series. D.K. Brown had an eminent careerûas a warship designer with the Royal Corps of Naval Constructors.ûHe also wrote, amongst others, Before the Ironclad. He specialised inûthe period 1815-1850.ûNB: Fleet Train; Landing Craft; Landing Ships; Trawlers and Drifters; BoomûDefence Vessels; Salvage and Wreck Dispersal Vessels; Tugs; Netlayers;ûArmed Merchant Cruisers; RFA Tanke... View more info

Devonport Built Warships Since 1860.

By: Burns (Lt Cdr K.V.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: 1981,

Seller ID: 8680


111pp, title illus, 64 illus, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: Annotated catalogue of warships built to 1980. View more info

The Greek Trireme of the 5th Century BC. Discussion of a projected reconstruction.

By: Coates (J.) & McGrail (S.)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: 1983,

Seller ID: 88


140pp, 30 illus, (includes detailed construction drawings and photos), stiffûpaper covers. AJS: Reconstruction project, naval architecture of the trireme, rowingûanalysis, the feasibility of building and holding trials of a replicaûtrireme. View more info

Fighting Ships. Ships of the Line 1793-1815.

By: Davies (D.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1996,

Seller ID: 953


201pp, 8 illus, 8 figs, 4 maps, 12 diags, dw. AJS: A general survey of the battleships of the time, from a Britishûstandpoint..but views the problems encountered by the French, Spanish,ûand Dutch. View more info

Ships of the Victorian Navy.

By: Dixon (C.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1987,

Seller ID: 2763


120pp, full colour illus, large format, stiff paper covers. AJS: Based on the work of W.F. Mitchell and F. Elgar entitled The RoyalûNavy in a Series of Illustrations, originally published 1875, the authorûhas updated the original text to include modifications and so forth. View more info

The Army's Navy British Military Vessels and Their History Since Henry V111.

By: Habesch (D.)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: 2001,

Seller ID: 3340


240pp, 61 illus, dw. AJS: Concentrates very much on 20th century. The ships and other maritimeûforces operated by the Army, including the Submarine Mining Service of theûlate 19th century View more info

Report by the Supreme Commander to the Combined Chiefs of Staff on the Operations in Europe of the Allied Expeditionary Force 6th June 1944 to 8th May 1945.

By: HMSO.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: 1946,

Seller ID: 7691


booklet, 149pp, 11 maps, paper covers. SBS: Summary by General Eisenhower. Normandy, the Siegried Line and theûbattles west of the Rhine in the Spring of 1945. View more info

Battle Class Destroyers.

By: Hodges (P.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1972, 2nd ed,

Seller ID: 10435


64pp, 65 photos, 24 ships badges in colour, 2 colour illus, line illus,ûpictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: Last true destroyers to be built in quantity. View more info

HMS Saumarez at North Cape. 1944.

By: Kinross (J.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 2001,

Seller ID: 8848


20pp, text on one side of page, 3 illus, pictorial boards. AJS: Published extract from the Mariner's Mirror. View more info

The Royal Navy's First Invincible 1744-1815.

By: Lavery (B.)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: 1988,

Seller ID: 804


x + 119pp, 7 colour illus, 20 illus, 73 line illus in text, 2 foldout plans,ûlarge format (30cm x 21cm), dw. AJS: Ship history, its wreck and recovery. View more info

British Warships.

By: Le Fleming (H.M.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1960, 5th ed,

Seller ID: 10462


64pp, 52 illus, small format, printed pictorial wrappers. AJS: In the ABC Ian Allan series. View more info

British Warships.

By: Le Fleming (H.M.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1956, 3rd ed,

Seller ID: 10463


64pp, 51 illus, small format, printed pictorial wrappers. AJS: In the ABC Ian Allan series. View more info

British Warships.

By: Le Fleming (H.M.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1958, 4th ed,

Seller ID: 10465


64pp, 55 illus, small format, printed pictorial wrappers. AJS: In the ABC Ian Allan series. View more info

British and Empire Warships of the Second World War.

By: Lenton (H.T.)

Price: £85.00

Publisher: 1998,

Seller ID: 1723


752pp, 634 illus, large format (29cm x 23cm), dw. Publisher: In this comprehensive and definitive reference work the authorûlists in detail all the warships of the British, Dominion and Colonialûnaval forces that participated in World War Two. Each category of warshipûis presented through a background history and extensive tables for theûindividual units, specifying the name, builder, engine manufacturer,ûbuilding dates and ultimate fate of each vessel, where known.... View more info