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Type VII U-Boats, Stern, Robert Cecil
61 Stern, Robert Cecil Type VII U-Boats
London, England Naval Institute Press 1991 1557508283 / 9781557508287 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Dust has been neatly glued by former owner to the book so it cannot be removed or lost. Very good overall condition. Scan/photo is actual book being listed. We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation. ; Maps, Drawings, ; 9.90 X 7.80 X 0.80 inches; 160 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Battleship New Jersey  An Illustrated History, Stillwell, Paul
62 Stillwell, Paul Battleship New Jersey An Illustrated History
Naval Institute Press 1986 0870210297 / 9780870210297 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on end paper. Dust has been neatly glued by former owner to the book so it cannot be removed or lost. Very good overall condition. Scan/photo is actual book being listed. We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation. ; Photographs, Illustrations; 9.70 X 9.50 X 1 inches; 320 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 129.97 USD
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USS Missouri, Part 1,  1941-1984   (Warship's Data 2), Sumrall, Robert F.
63 Sumrall, Robert F. USS Missouri, Part 1, 1941-1984 (Warship's Data 2)
Pictorial Histories Publishing Co. 1986 0933126670 / 9780933126671 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Looks new. Oblong magazine in archival sleeve for protection. We ship within 24 hours. Scarce in this condition. See scan of actual book being offered. ; BB 63; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Airborne Weapons of the West, Thornborough, Anthony M.
64 Thornborough, Anthony M. Airborne Weapons of the West
Motorbooks International 1995 0879386703 / 9780879386702 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; Photographs and Illustrations; 9.69 X 7.17 X 0.31 inches; 96 pages 
Price: 7.97 USD
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The United States Coast Guard in South East Asia during the Vietnam conflict, Tulich, Eugene N
65 Tulich, Eugene N The United States Coast Guard in South East Asia during the Vietnam conflict
Public Affairs Division, U.S. Coast Guard 1975 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Rare monograph. Blue cover with black print. 1986 edition. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; U.S. Coast Guard historical monograph program; 65 pages 
Price: 25.97 USD
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Civil War Naval Chronology 1861-1865, US Navy, Naval History Division.
66 US Navy, Naval History Division. Civil War Naval Chronology 1861-1865
GPO, 1971. 1971 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A comprehensive history of the Navy in the Civil war. Illustratedwith photos, maps, etc. Covered year by year from 1861-1865. Extensive appendix with titles like The Navy in the Defense of Washington, The Positive Identification of John Wilkes Booth, The journal of Private Charles Brother, USMC, Cival War Bloakade Runners, etc. Very large and heavy book. ; Photos, Illustrations 
Price: 44.97 USD
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The Cunard Liner Queen Mary, Watton, Ross
67 Watton, Ross The Cunard Liner Queen Mary
US Naval Institute Press 1989 087021599x / 9780870215995 First American Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Dust has been neatly glued by former owner to prevent loss with very minor yellow spots on front endpaper. A luxury liner turned troop carrier during World War II. RMS Queen Mary is a retired ocean liner that sailed primarily on the North Atlantic Ocean from 1936 to 1967 for the Cunard Line (known as Cunard-White Star Line when the vessel entered service). Built by John Brown & Company in Clydebank, Scotland, Queen Mary, along with RMS Queen Elizabeth,[3] were built as part of Cunard's planned two-ship weekly express service between Southampton, Cherbourg and New York. The two ships were a British response to the express superliners built by German, Italian and French companies in the late 1920s and early 1930s. Queen Mary was the flagship of the Cunard Line from May 1936 until October 1946 when she was replaced in that role by Queen Elizabeth. Queen Mary sailed on her maiden voyage on 27 May 1936 and captured the Blue Riband in August of that year; she lost the title to SS Normandie in 1937 and recaptured it in 1938, holding it until 1952 when she was beaten by the new SS United States. With the outbreak of the Second World War, she was converted into a troopship and ferried Allied soldiers for the duration of the war.Following the war, Queen Mary was refitted for passenger service and along with Queen Elizabeth commenced the two-ship transatlantic passenger service for which the two ships were initially built. The two ships dominated the transatlantic passenger transportation market until the dawn of the jet age in the late 1950s. By the mid-1960s, Queen Mary was ageing and, though still among the most popular transatlantic liners, was operating at a loss.After several years of decreased profits for Cunard Line, Queen Mary was officially retired from service in 1967. She left Southampton for the last time on 31 October 1967 and sailed to the port of Long Beach, California, United States. ; Anatomy of the Ship; Photos and illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages 
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Design for Air Combat, Whitford, Ray
68 Whitford, Ray Design for Air Combat
Janes Information Group 1987 0710604262 / 9780710604262 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Dust has been neatly glued by former owner to prevent loss. minor freying to bottom edge of dust and small closed tears to top of dust and back of dust. May have minor notations under flap and underlining in text. Otherwise excellent condition. This book is about the design of the modern combat aircraft and begins with basic aero-dynamics and then moves on to airframe components.Chapter titles Wing design, air intakes, fuselage design, tailplaines, fins, exhaust nozzles and aft body shaft and an extensive reference section. A seminal work on this most important subject. Scarce. ; Photographs, illustrations; 9.84 X 7.72 X 1.02 inches; 224 pages 
Price: 174.97 USD
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69 Wylie, F.J. The Use of Radar at Sea by Wylie, F.J.
The Bodley Head 1978 0370300912 / 9780370300917 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
The Bodley Head Ltd; 1978; 12mo 7 - 7 1/2 tall; ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 304 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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