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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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NELSON'S NAVY
Written by Brian Lavery; Patrick O'Brian.
Stock no. 2128522
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Revised Edition. Large format. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. The ships, men and organisation 1793-1815. Foreword by Patrick O'Brian. ISBN: 0851775217. Bumping to top of spine. Contents are excellent! Edge-wear to wrapper, with a few small marks.
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WARRIOR: THE FIRST AND THE LAST
Written by John Winton.
Stock no. 1816803
Published by Maritime Books. 1st 1987. Fine condition.

The Royal Navy's first ocean-going battleship and the then largest, fastest, and most powerful warship in the world. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. 96 pages. ISBN: 0907771343.
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A DANGEROUS OCCUPATION WHITE FUNNELS VOLUME 3
Written by Chris Collard.
Stock no. 2128153
Published by Wheelhouse Books. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

A story of Paddle Minesweepers in the first World War. Limited to 750 copies. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 095342751X. SIGNED by author to half-title page. This is Copy No. 109. Bumping to a couple of corners.
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WARSHIP BUILDING ON THE CLYDE
Written by Hugh Peebles.
Stock no. 1816714
Published by John Donald Publishers Ltd.. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.

Naval Orders and the Prosperity of the Clyde Shipbuilding Industry 1889-1939. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 085976530X.
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K BOAT CATASTROPHE: EIGHT SHIPS AND FIVE COLLISIONS
Written by N.S. Nash.
Stock no. 1816705
Published by Pen & Sword Maritime. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Full Story of the 'Battle' of the Isle of May. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781844159840.
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BUT NO BRASS FUNNEL
Written by J. Douglas Stewart.
Stock no. 1816670
Published by Whittles Publishing. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition.

The author relates how he went to sea and some of his adventures and experiences during his years under the White Ensign and the Red Engsign. Cardwraps. B/w photos. v and 249 pages. ISBN: 1904445101.
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NAVAL ACCIDENTS SINCE 1945
Written by Malcolm Maclean.
Stock no. 1816640
Published by Maritime Books. 1st 2008. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Drawing from over 500 sources in over 50 countries worldwide, this book aims to explain why and how peacetime accidents have resulted in hundreds of naval vessels wither being stricken from active service as constructive total losses, being declared as beyond economical repair, or being lost completely - often with heavy loss of life. Red boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781904459323.
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MARITIME PORTSMOUTH: A HISTORY AND GUIDE
Written by Paul Brown.
Stock no. 1816633
Published by Tempus. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition.

An invaluable companion to anyone interested in this most historic of ports. Black cardwraps. B/w and colour photos. 160 pages including index. ISBN: 075243537X.
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