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BRITANNIA'S DRAGON A NAVAL HISTORY OF WALES
Written by J.D. Davies.
Stock no. 2132480
Published by The History Press. 1st 2013. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth covered boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780752470139. Big bump to bottom edge of rear cover. Contents are still excellent!

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THE CONSTRUCTION AND FITTING OF THE SAILING MAN OF WAR 1650-1850
Written by Peter Goodwin.
Stock no. 2132430
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Every aspect of the building process is covered and for the modelmaker and technical historian this book will answer most, if not all, of their questions. Large format. B/w illustrations. B/w photos. 276 Pages. ISBN: 0851773265. Spine bumped. Light page-edge browning else contents fine. Wrapper browned at edges.

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ROYAL NAVY AIRCRAFT SERIALS AND UNITS 1911-1919
Written by Ray Sturtivant; Gordon Page.
Stock no. 2132226
Published by Air-Britain (historians) Ltd.. 1st 1992. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. 480 pages. ISBN: 0851301916. Wear to corners. A little surface paper damage to rear cover.

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JANE'S FIGHTING SHIPS OF WORLD WAR I
Written by John E. Moore.
Stock no. 1818918
Published by Studio Editions. 1st thus 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 1851703780. Light scuffing to horizontal board edges. Foxing to half-title page and last page. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and lightly edge-creased with a small closed tear (no loss) to top front edge.

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IN THE ROYAL NAVAL AIR SERVICE
Written by Harold Rosher.
Stock no. 1818730
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

Being the War Letters of the Late Harold Rosher to His Family. Vintage Aviation Library series No. 10. Blue cardwraps. ISBN: 0947898409. Light browning to covers. Neat name in ink to half-title page.

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TORPEDOES AND TORPEDO-VESSELS
Written by G.E. Armstrong. Illustrated by Chevalier De Martino.
Stock no. 1818379
Published by George Bell & Sons. 2nd 1901. Good condition.

A Royal Navy Handbook. Second Edition, revised. Giving the reader an elementary knowledge of the most modern development of naval warfare, namely, the science of torpedoes. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations. xvi and 306 pages including index. Spine heavily mottled and mottling also to sides. '10/6' written in blue ink to front pastedown. Front joint starting to crack. Spine cocked. One or two hinges pulled. Endpapers browned.

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TIN-POTS AND PIRATE SHIPS: CANADIAN NAVAL FORCES AND GERMAN SEA RAIDERS 1880-1918
Written by Michael L. Hadley; Roger Sarty.
Stock no. 1818370
Published by McGill-Queen's University Press. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The authors shed new light on Canadian and German history - and on Canada's naval defences in particular - by exploring the naval operations and politics of both nations between 1880 and 1918. Red cloth boards, silver title to spine. A few b/w photos. xvi and 391 pages including index. ISBN: 0773507787. Boards lightly bowed. A few minor foxspots mainly to prelims and text block. Grey pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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THE RIDDLE OF JUTLAND: AN AUTHENTIC HISTORY
Written by Langhorne Gibson; J.E.T. Harper.
Stock no. 1818298
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1st 1934. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed, graphic story of the greatest naval battle since Trafalgar, compiled with the help of the official documents of both Germany and England. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Fourteen diagrams to rear pocket. Browning to text block and endpapers. All diagrams present in rear pocket. Blue dustwrapper is browned especially to spine and front vertical edge with a few small marks.

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THIS GREAT HARBOUR SCAPA FLOW
Written by W.S. Hewison.
Stock no. 1818296
Published by The Orkney Press. 2nd 1990. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Aspects of Orkney 3. Second edition. B/w photos. 326 pages + index. ISBN: 0907618243. Lower edge of front board has a couple of imperfections in cloth. Text block slightly grubby.

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FIND AND DESTROY: ANTISUBMARINE WARFARE IN WORLD WAR I
Written by Dwight R. Messimer.
Stock no. 1818295
Published by Naval Institute Press. 2001. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Examining the weapons, tactics, and organization of all the belligerents during the war, viewing them within the context of political, economic, and military circumstances. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1557504474. Second printing. Ppictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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THE ZEEBRUGGE RAID
Written by Philip Warner.
Stock no. 1818294
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718300564. Blacked out inscription to front pastedown (neat). Minor foxspots to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is crinkled and repaired to rear with clear tape.

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SURRENDERED: SOME NAVAL WAR SECRETS
Written by A.S. Griffiths.
Stock no. 1818293
1st 1925. Very good condition.

Recollections of the 10th Cruiser Squadron. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt titles, flag to front. B/w plates. 246 pages. A few small marks to boards. Endpapers browned and pale foxing to prelims.

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