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1 Corbett (Sir J.S.) 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.
1921, 
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 to be an interim semi-popular treatment of the subject for the public, as opposed to the Staff History which was being written by the Historical Section of the Naval Staff. AJS: Whilst volumes 1-3 appear with some regularity complete sets are uncommon, no doubt volumes 4-5 were printed in smaller prints runs. This is volume 2 only with detailed coverage of the Dardanelles campaign. 
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2 Corbett (Sir J.S.) 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).
1923, 
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 subject for the public, as opposed to the Staff History which was being written by the Historical Section of the Naval Staff. AJS: Whilst volumes 1-3 appear with some regularity complete sets are uncommon, no doubt volumes 4-5 were printed in smaller prints runs. This is the maps case for volume 3. 
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