Category: Foreign Navies


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Champlain and the St. John 1604-1954.

By: Macbeath (G.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1954,

Seller ID: 9318

80 pp, (includes 42 pp adverts), 33 b & w illus, original paper covers. SBS: The one hundreth and fiftieth anniversary of St. John's NewûBrunswick. View more info

Warships of the Great Lakes 1754-1834.

By: Malcomson (R.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 2001,

Seller ID: 4152

160pp, frontis, 4 colour illus, 116 illus, attractive format, dw. AJS: An account of the naval shipbuilding effort on both sides of theûNorth American Great Lakes 1754-1834. View more info

The Evolving Soviet Navy.

By: McGruther (K.R.)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: 1978, Newport,

Seller ID: 8766

116pp, 2 tables, 6 charts, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. SBS: The American view of the the build up of the post WW2 SovietûNavy. Two Appendices (1) Chronological Listing of Soviet Naval Ships andûWeapons (2) Introduction Sequence of Soviet Naval Hardware. View more info

The Escape of the Goeben Prelude to Gallipoli.

By: McLaughlin (R.)

Price: £16.00

Publisher: 1974,

Seller ID: 1611

xii + 180pp, 18 illus, 3 maps, endpaper maps, dw. Churchill: No part of the Great War compares with its opening...the firstûcollision was a drama never surpassed. View more info

La Guerre Navale Moderne de Lissa a Tsoushima.

By: Merys (Lt M.) RP

Price: £20.00

Publisher: 1905 rp 1971,

Seller ID: 865

176pp, original dark blue cloth. AJS: A study, in French, of the development of naval strategy in the lateûnineteenth century, as seen from the French point of view. The work spansûa period of forty years - from the action between the Austrian and Italianûfleets at Lissa, 20 July 1866, and Admiral Togo's annihilation of theûRussian fleet in the Straits of Tsoushima, 27 May 1905. View more info

No Higher Honor. The USS Yorktown at the Battle of Midway.

By: Nesmith (J.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1999,

Seller ID: 3687

(vi), 280pp, 20 illus, endpaper maps, dw. AJS: Yorktown's aprt at Midway, 4th June 1942. View more info

Statesmen & Sailors Australian Maritime Defence 1870-1920.

By: Nichols (B.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1995, Balmain,

Seller ID: 8771

x + 323pp, 19 illus, 2 maps, stiff paper wrappers. AJS: How Australia acquired its own navy with the emphasis on the periodûafter Federation in 1901. View more info

The Elizabethan Navy and the Armada of Spain.

By: NMM Monograph No 17. Waters (D.W.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1975,

Seller ID: 7970

viii + 102pp, frontis, 21 plates, 7 text figs, large format (30cm x 21cm),ûpictorial paper wrappers. View more info

On Course to Desert Storm The United States Navy and the Persian Gulf.

By: Palmer (M.A.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1992, Washington,

Seller ID: 8773

xxii + 201pp, 46 illus, 10 tables in text, pictorial stiff paper wrappers. AJS: The author explains the military and political factors that affectedûAmerican policy in the region and led to the establishment of the USûNavy's Middle East Force in 1949. View more info

History of the Confederate States Navy from its Organization to the Surrender of its Last Vessel.

By: Scharf (J.T.)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: 1887 rp 1996,

Seller ID: 1798

824pp, frontis, 89 illus, dw. Smith, entry 2125.ûAJS: A standard work now available in reprint. View more info

Prescott's Famous Battle of the Windmill November 13-18, 1838.

By: Scott (K.F.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1970, Prescott,

Seller ID: 8717

40pp, 24 illus, map, large format (28cm x 21.5cm), pictorial stiff paperûwrappers. SBS: The Americans launched a 'bloodless' liberation of Upper Canada,ûat Prescott on the St. Lawrence River. View more info

The United States Marines 1775-1972.

By: Simmons (E.H.)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: 1974,

Seller ID: 880

vi + 184pp, 53 illus, dw. AJS: In the 'Famous Regiments' series. View more info

In the Wake of the Eighteen-Twelvers.

By: Snider (C.H.J.) RP

Price: £14.00

Publisher: 1913 rp 1969,

Seller ID: 5706

xxi + 291pp, frontis, 19 illus, half blue cloth, dw. AJS: Deals specifically with the war waged on the Great Lakes and contains photographs of the remains of some of the ships still in existence at the turn of the century. The author also wrote: The Glorious Shannon's Old Blue Duster (1923); Under the Red Jack. Privateers of the Maritime Provinces and the Warof 1812 (1928). View more info

In the Wake of the Eighteen-Twelvers Fights & Flights of Frigates & Fore-'n'-Afters in the War of 1812-1815 on the Great Lakes.

By: Snider (C.H.J.) RP

Price: £18.00

Publisher: 1913 rp 1969,

Seller ID: 8094

xxi + 291pp, frontis, 19 illus, original dark blue cloth over boards, canvasûstyle spine, title on spine. AJS: Deals specifically with the war waged on the Great Lakes and containsûphotographs of the remains of some of the ships still in existence at theûturn of the century. Although this is his best-known book, the authorûwrote a number of others about this period. They include: The GloriousûShannon's Old Blue Duster..(1923); The Story of the Nancy and OtherûEight... View more info

Professors of War. The Naval War College and the Development of the Naval Profession.

By: Spencer (R.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1977, Newport,

Seller ID: 6752

viii + 185pp, 10 illus, pictorial stiff paper wrappers, some underlining inûink in text. View more info

Eighth Voyage of the Dragon A History of China's Quest for Seapower.

By: Swanson (B.)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: 1982,

Seller ID: 3718

xiv + 348pp, 57 illus, 11 maps, attractive format, endpaper maps, dw. AJS: A history of the Chinese navy up to the end of the 19th century andûthen the new era 1909-1963, based on previously classified US navalûattache reports. View more info

A French Junior Naval Officer of the Great Wars.

By: The Society for Nautical Research.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1932,

Seller ID: 5523

16pp, cream paper wrappers. AJS: SNR Offprint by H.H. Brindley. Notes on Joseph Julien Piedagnel aûpriosner-of-war interned at Leek 1803-14. View more info

The Commonwealth and Regional Defence.

By: Tunstall (W.C.B.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1959,

Seller ID: 9299

68pp, original grey paper wrappers. SBS: At the time Tunstall was Senior Lecturer in InternationalûRelations London School of Economic and Political Science. View more info

German Naval Vessels of World War Two.

By: US Naval Intelligence.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 1942 rp 1993,

Seller ID: 1801

170pp, 121 photos, 364 line illus (many multi-view), landscape format, dw. AJS: Reissue of a wartime reference work, this edition with anûintroduction by A.D. Baker. View more info

Electric Plant - General.


Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1944,

Seller ID: 7377

50pp, 10 figs in text, original printed wrappers. SBS: Chapter 60 of the Bureau of Ships Manual. Instructions on Electricityûon US warships, how to maintain and insulate it. View more info