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GERMAN COASTAL FORCES OF WORLD WAR TWO
Written by M.J. Whitley.
Stock no. 1816071
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The design and operation of S-Boats. Square format. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1854090852. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at top front edge.

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SAILING SHIP RIGS AND RIGGING
Written by Harold A. Underhill.
Stock no. 1816061
Published by Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd.. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Authentic plans of famous vessels of the 19th and 20th centuries. B/w illustrations. Second edition. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Small brown mark to lower corner of rear contents. Some light browning to frontispiece and title page. Blue pictorial dustwrapper has a small amount of loss to top of spine and front & rear panel, small circular sticker to base of spine, light foxing to rear panel.

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BATTLESHIPS IN TRANSITION: THE CREATION OF THE STEAM BATTLEFLEET 1850-1860
Written by Andrew Lambert.
Stock no. 1816055
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1984. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w Pictorial endpapers. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 085177315X.

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LINCOLN'S NAVY: THE SHIPS, MEN AND ORGANIZATION 1861-65
Written by Donald L. Canney.
Stock no. 1816017
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Companion volume to the highly acclaimed 'Nelson's Navy' and 'The Confederate Navy'. Large format. Navy blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 232 pages including index. ISBN: 0851776698.

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THE CONFEDERATE NAVY: THE SHIPS, MEN AND ORGANIZATION 1861-65
Written by William N. Still.
Stock no. 1816011
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

An authoritative fully illustrated guide to every aspect of the CSN, including operations. Large format. Navy blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. viii and 262 pages including index. ISBN: 0851776868. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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BRITISH NAVAL AIRCRAFT SINCE 1912
Written by Owen G. Thetford.
Stock no. 1317354
Published by Putnam. 1st 1962. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The first complete reference book to all the aircraft ever flown in regular service by the Naval Wing of the Royal Flying Corps, the Royal Naval air Service and the Fleet Air Arm. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Minimal rubbing to spine ends. Light browning to textblock. Dustwrapper appears to be 0.5cm too small for the book!

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WARSHIPS OF WORLD WAR 1 COMBINED VOLUME
Written by H.M. Le Fleming.
Stock no. 1317349
Published by Ian Allan. circa 1962. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A unique, as well as profusely illustrated, guide to the major naval vessels of the period. Pale blue boards, dark blue title to spine. viii+352 pages. Spine bumped. Covers edge browned. Name and address in biro to front pastedown. Half-title and title-pages have been trimmed at edges and corners for some reason. Some damp stains to page margins and textblock. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby, name in biro to front flap.

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MERCHANT AIRMEN
No author listed.
Stock no. 1610401
Published by HMSO. 1946. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. The Air Ministry account of British Civil Aviation 1939-1944. B/w photos. Covers scuffed, a little creasing and damage to spine.

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SHORT SUNDERLAND IN WORLD WAR II
Written by Andrew Hendrie.
Stock no. 1610263
Published by Airlife. 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The four-engined flying boat. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1853104299. Small red sticker to front endpaper.

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THE SEXTANT SIMPLIFIED A PRACTICAL EXPLANATION OF THE USE OF THE SEXTANT AT SEA
Written by Oswald M. Watts.
Stock no. 2124801
Published by Thomas Reed Publications Limited. 6th 1976. Almost very good condition.

Sixth Edition. Blue cloth boards, white title to spine and front cover. B/w diagrams and fold-out plates. Bumping and heavy browning to spine and couple of cover edges. Mark to rear cover. Some foxing and page browning.

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GREAT NAVAL BATTLES OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
Written by William H. Honan.
Stock no. 1815892
Published by Robson Books. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Enthralling accounts of warfare at sea from Manila Bay to the Falklands Conflict. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0860518620.

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ACROSS THE SEA TO WAR
Written by Peter Plowman.
Stock no. 1815848
Published by Rosenberg. 1st 2003. Fine condition.

Australia and New Zealand Troop Convoys from 1865 through two World Wars to Korea and Vietnam. Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 1877058068.

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