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THE ROYAL NAVY & THE PERUVIAN-CHILEAN WAR 1879-1881
Written by Rudolph De Lisle; Gerard De Lisle.
Stock no. 1817313
Published by Pen & Sword Maritime. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Rudolph de Lisle's Diaries & Watercolours, bringing to life the little known Peruvian-Chilean War 1879-1881, in which the Royal Navy played a peripheral but critical role. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781844156528. Lower corners of boards bumped else a fine copy in a fine dustwrapper.
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PEDESTAL THE MALTA CONVOY OF AUGUST 1942
Written by Peter C. Smith.
Stock no. 2129278
Published by Crecy Books. 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a Foreword by Admiral of the Fleet The Lord Lewin. B/w photos. Revised and updated edition. ISBN: 0947554483. SIGNED by crew members of ships mentioned in this book. Wrapper is faded to spine.
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THE BATTLE OF THE RIVER PLATE
Written by Geoffrey Bennett.
Stock no. 2129273
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Sea Battles In Close-Up Series - No. 4. B/w photos. ISBN: 0711002800. SIGNED by/previously owned by a 4 month prisoner on Altmark. Browning to page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with some tape repairs.
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IMPERIAL JAPANESE ARMY AND NAVY UNIFORMS & EQUIPMENT
Written by Tadao Nakata.
Stock no. 2129225
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with gilt titles. Colour photos and illustrations. Text in Japanese. Includes a short English summary. Spotting and marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is chipped and nicked at edges.
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HUNT THE ALTMARK
Written by Richard Wiggan.
Stock no. 1817165
Published by Robert Hale. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Separating the truth from the myth of this headline-making event of the early days of the Second World War. Blue boards, black title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0709197373. SIGNED in ink to front endpaper by a prisoner of 4 months on the Altmark. Faint odour present. Blue dustwrapper is unevenly faded, browned to rear panel and a faint damp stain to lower spine edge.
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THE WOODEN WORLD AN ANATOMY OF THE GEORGIAN NAVY
Written by N.A.M. Rodger.
Stock no. 2129205
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 2011. Fine condition.

Decorated cloth with gilt title block to spine. Colour photos. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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CORVETTES OF THE ROYAL CANADIAN NAVY 1939-1945
Written by Ken Macpherson; Marc Milner.
Stock no. 1817100
Published by Vanwell Publishing Limited. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Fold-out pages to rear. ISBN: 0920277837. A few tiny minor marks to front board spine edge. A few foxspots to rear pastedown and map at rear, and also to top edge of text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed
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THE GRAND SCUTTLE: THE SINKING OF THE GERMAN FLEET AT SCAPA FLOW IN 1919
Written by Dan Van Der Vat.
Stock no. 1817064
Published by Birlinn Limited. 2002. Very good condition.

The remarkable story of the scuttling of the German fleet in Scapa Flow. Previously unused German archive material, eye-witness accounts and the recollections of survivors. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. 240 pages including index. ISBN: 1843410001. Creasing and a few grubby marks to rear cover.
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THIS GREAT HARBOUR SCAPA FLOW
Written by W.S. Hewison.
Stock no. 1817039
Published by Birlinn Limited. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Scapa Flow is the seaway that runs between the Orkney mainland and the island of Hoy and is the northern base of the Royal Navy and Allied fleets in the two world wars. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. xviii and 379 pages including index. ISBN: 9781843410263.
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CONWAY'S ALL THE WORLD'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1947-1995
Written by Robert Gardiner.
Stock no. 1816908
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Single volume, revised edition. Large format. B/w photos. The Western Powers. ISBN: 0851776051. Light, uneven fading to dustwrapper.
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JUTLAND TO JUNKYARD
Written by S.C. George.
Stock no. 2128715
Published by Birlinn Limited. 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

The raising of the scuttled German High Seas Fleet from Scapa Flow - the greatest salvage operation of all time. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781843410102.
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THE MARINE ART OF GEOFF HUNT
Written by Geoff Hunt. Illustrated by Geoff Hunt.
Stock no. 2128590
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large Square format. Master painter of the Naval World of Nelson and Patrick O'Brian. Colour painting with descriptions setting them in historical context. ISBN: 0851779719. Some light wear along cover edges. Contents are fine. Wrapper has a few small nicks to edges.
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