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Naval Wars in the Levant 1559-1853., Anderson, R.C. -
1 Anderson, R.C. - Naval Wars in the Levant 1559-1853.
US; Princeton University Press; 1952; 1st Ed.,; Hard cover, cloth Good; No dj; cover under mylar protection; appears to have dj front flyleaf laid down on inside end paper op; 8.75 x 5.5 x 1.75 inches; 
8vo - 619 pages, illus., maps, fold-out map, great detail, hard to find. One of England's most distinguished naval historians, the president of the Society for Nautical Research, offers an impressive new volume, a general history of naval operations in the Eastern Mediterranean and Black Sea, roughly from the Battle of Lepanto in the 16th century to the introduction of steam in the 19th century. Appears to have a faded personal library number laid on spine. light stain on the top edge of the rear inside endpaper. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Warrior to Dreadnought - Warship Development 1860-1905., Brown, D K -
2 Brown, D K - Warrior to Dreadnought - Warship Development 1860-1905.
London; Chatham Publishing; 1997; 1861760221 / 9781861760227 1st UK Edition; Cloth Boards; Very good condition with minor top edge soiling; Very good dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 11.75 x 10 x 0.75 inches 
224 pages, toc, illustrations, ship line drawings, b/w photos, b/w illustrations, tables, principal sources, index. Great detail dealing with the naval transition from wood to iron/steel. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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The Secret Service of the Confederate States in Europe or How Confederate Cruisers were Equipped - 2 Volumes Complete., Bulloch, James D. -
3 Bulloch, James D. - The Secret Service of the Confederate States in Europe or How Confederate Cruisers were Equipped - 2 Volumes Complete.
New York; Thomas Yoseloff; 1950; 1st Edition thus; Cloth Hardcover; vg; no dj issued; op; 8.5 x 6 x 4 inches. 
8vo - 2-Volumes, 460 & 459 pages, illus., maps. Clean set. Reprint of rare 1883 Edition. The Confederate Navy on the High Seas. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Whaling Will Never Do for Me, the American Whaleman in the Nineteenth Century., Busch, Briton Cooper -
4 Busch, Briton Cooper - Whaling Will Never Do for Me, the American Whaleman in the Nineteenth Century.
University Press of Kentucky; 1994; 0813118387 / 9780813118383 1st Edition; Cloth hardcover; Very good condition; Very good dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.5 x 1 inches. 
265 pages, tables, ep map, index of whaleships, bibliography, index. Hard to find obscure factual information provided. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The American Sailing Navy, Chapelle, Howard I. -
5 Chapelle, Howard I. - The American Sailing Navy
New York; Bonanza Books; 1949; 1st; hard bound; very good; dj good under mylar protection, cover has a few small tears; 
The Ships and Their Development, 550 pages,color front illustration, detailed line drawings, detailed tables on ship data. Top edge has spotting and soiling. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Q-Ships and Their Story., Chatterton, E. Keble -
6 Chatterton, E. Keble - Q-Ships and Their Story.
US; Naval Insitute Press; 1972; 1st Ed.; hard cover, cloth; very good; dj good under mylar protection; op; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo - 276 pages, charts, maps, line drawings, photos. Artfully disguised steamers and sailing ships were to become familiar in the harbours of Berehaven and Queenstown. Armament and crew were as varied as the ships themselves, the former consisting of 3pdr., 6pdr. and 12pdr, quick-firing guns, depth chargers, machine guns and rifles. The officers and men were representative of every type of seaman from the Royal Navy, both active and retired R.N.R, R.N.V.R., merchant seamen, fishermen and peacetime yachtsmen. Dj chipped on top, bottom and spine, former owners name and date neatly printed in ink on outside front end paper. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The World Crisis 1915., Churchill, RT Hon. Winston, First Lord of the Admiralty 1911 to 1915 -
7 Churchill, RT Hon. Winston, First Lord of the Admiralty 1911 to 1915 - The World Crisis 1915.
NY; Charles Scriner's Sons; 1923; 1st Edition; Cloth hardback; Fair condition - Reading Copy - bottom edge water staining and light bottom edge page wrinkling; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 9 x 6.5 x 1.75 inches. 
8vo; Volume 2 of 'The World Crisis' (WW1) set, 578 pages, maps, facsmile of Admiralty letter. This volume focuses upon the North Sea actions and the Gallipoli / Dardanelles campaign which removed Churchill as the First Lord of the Admiralty. Fair condition with moderate bottom edge water staining light page wrinkling; also minor spotting to the front cover and a few rough cut pages to the top edge, otherwise clean and neat. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Mr Bligh's Bad Language - Passion, Power and Theatre on the Bounty., Dening, Greg -
8 Dening, Greg - Mr Bligh's Bad Language - Passion, Power and Theatre on the Bounty.
US; Cambridge University Press; 1992; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, board As new; Dj very good under mylar protection; op; 9.25 x 6 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 445 pages, line drawings, illus., charts, tables, great detail, insightful 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Victory oat Sea, FLATTOPS., Douglas, Christopher -
9 Douglas, Christopher - Victory oat Sea, FLATTOPS.
New York; Rutledge Book; 1961; 1st Edition; Softcover; Good conditon with a stray mark and rubbing of the front cover and a small 1/2 inch chip on the back cover at the spins and a light diagonal fold line at the bottom fore edge corner, otherwise clean and neat; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 8 x 5.25 x 0.2 inches. 
64 pages plus covers; many b/w WW2 era photos. Fleet Carriers decided the Pacific War. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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American Cruisers of World War II., Ewing, Steve -
10 Ewing, Steve - American Cruisers of World War II.
Missoula Montana; Pictorial Histories Publishing Company; 1984; 0933126514 / 9780933126510 1st Edition; heavy stock square back trade paperback; Very good condition; no dust jacket issued; Out-of-Print; 11 x 8.5 x 0.6 inches. 
op; 140 pages plus covers; toc; b/w photos and illustrations; maps; waterline ship profiles; bibliography. Very good+ condition. The Cruisers are presented by classification (CA CL CB and CVL) and class. Includes a 2 page comment on Japanese Cruisers. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Fannings Narrative being the Memoirs of Nathaniel Fanning, An Officer of the Revolutionary Navy 1778-1783., Fanning, Nathaniel; Editied by John  S Barnes -
11 Fanning, Nathaniel; Editied by John S Barnes - Fannings Narrative being the Memoirs of Nathaniel Fanning, An Officer of the Revolutionary Navy 1778-1783.
USA; NY Times and Arno Press; 1969; 1st Edition thus, Reprint of 1912 Edition; hard bound; Ed. Library Edition; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 6 
258 pages, average ex lib, 1st person account, hard to find. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Memories., Fisher, Lord - Admiral of the Fleet
12 Fisher, Lord - Admiral of the Fleet Memories.
UK; Hodder and Stoughton; 1919; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth Good; No dj issued; op; 9.25 x 6.75 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo - 295 pages, photos, "Father of the dreadnot Navy". Minor cover rubbing, some minor staining and soiling on page edges. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Jack Tars & Commodores; The American Navy 1783-1815., Fowler, William M., Jr. -
13 Fowler, William M., Jr. - Jack Tars & Commodores; The American Navy 1783-1815.
Boston; Houghton Mifflin Co.; 1984; 1st Edition; Boards/Cloth Hardcover; vg condition; good to vg dj; op; 9.25 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches. 
8vo.; 318 pages; maps, tables, illustrations. minor edge chipping and small tears to dj edges. Excellent early USN. Former owners neat signature on front inside end paper. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Ironclad Legacy, Battles of the USS Monitor., Gentile, Gary -
14 Gentile, Gary - Ironclad Legacy, Battles of the USS Monitor.
Philadelphia PA; Privately Published, Gary Gentile Productions; 1993 0962145386 / 9780962145384 stated 1st Edition; gilt embossed cloth; very good+ condition; very good dj under mylar protector; Out-of-print; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1 inches. 
280 pages, toc, b/w illustrations, color photos, index. Includes the history of the ship and the efforts to raise her. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Battle of the Spanish Armada, Hart, Roger -
15 Hart, Roger - Battle of the Spanish Armada
UK; Wayland Publishers; 1973; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth; Very good conditon; Dj very good under mylar protection; op; 9 x 6.5 x 0.5 inches; 
128 pages, line drawings, illustrations, maps. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Hirschfeld, The Story of a U-boat NCO 1940-1946., Hirschfeld, Wolfgang. -
16 Hirschfeld, Wolfgang. - Hirschfeld, The Story of a U-boat NCO 1940-1946.
UK; Leo Cooper; 1996; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; Dj, very good, under mylar protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 253 pages, ep map, photos, line drawings of U-boat, First person account. The Story of a U-boat NCO 1940-1946 As told to Geoffrey Brooks by Wolfgang Hirschfeld. 
Price: 33.00 USD
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The Sinking of the Merrimac-A Personal Narrative., Hobson, Richmond Pearson, Naval Instructor -
17 Hobson, Richmond Pearson, Naval Instructor - The Sinking of the Merrimac-A Personal Narrative.
New York; The Century Company; 1899; 1st Edition, Second Printing; Decorative embossed Hardcover; vg; no dj issued; op; 8 x 5.75 x 1 inches. 
8vo.; 306 pages, illus, photos, line drawings, map. Beautiful gilt illus. with white letter on blue cloth cover. The author was the builder of the ship. An event during the Spanish American War. Top and bottom edge of spine shows wear. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Tattered Ensign-The Story of America's Most Famous Fighting Frigate, USS Constitution., Jennings, John -
18 Jennings, John - Tattered Ensign-The Story of America's Most Famous Fighting Frigate, USS Constitution.
New York; Thomas Y. Crowell Company; 1966; 1st Edition; Hardcover, cloth; vg; dj good+; op; 8.5 x 6 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo.; 290 pages; illusrations, photos. dj showsedge wear with spine chipping and small tears. This is an account of the entire life of this legendary frigate. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Virgina Campaign and the Blockade and Siege of Yorktown 1781., Landers, Colonel H.L. -
19 Landers, Colonel H.L. - The Virgina Campaign and the Blockade and Siege of Yorktown 1781.
US; US Government Printing Office; 1931; 1st Edition; cloth hard back; Very Good condition; No dj issued; op; 10.25 x 7 x 1 inches. 
4to - 219 pages, illus., rear pocket maps of field photos, complete. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Never Alone Until Admiral Halsey Left . . . with Everyone Else., Lemont, Harrison E -
20 Lemont, Harrison E - Never Alone Until Admiral Halsey Left . . . with Everyone Else.
Pittsburgh PA; Dorrance Publishing Co Inc; 2003 0805960252 / 9780805960259 stated 1st Edition; black cloth hardback; as new condition; as new dust jacket under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 9.25 x 6.25 x 0.5 inches. Illustrator-Carol Owens; 
op. SIGNED by the author on the inside front end paper, 8vo. 94 pages; photo; detailed pencil drawings. A unique view of the day-to-day life of an US Army Air Corps enlisted radar operator in the battle for the Philippine Islands. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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