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NAVAL CAMOUFLAGE 1914-1945: A COMPLETE VISUAL REFERENCE
Written by David Williams.
Stock no. 1815083
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An authoritative history of camouflage concentrating on the British and US navies, but the camouflage patterns of enemy navies (and selected allies) are covered as well. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. 256 pages including index. ISBN: 1861761546. Light browning to dustwrapper and slight fading to spine of dustwrapper.

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SHIPCRAFT SPECIAL: FLOWER CLASS CORVETTES
Written by John Lambert; Les Brown. Illustrated by John Lambert.
Stock no. 1814994
Published by Seaforth. 1st 2008. Fine condition.

The ShipCraft series provides modellers with all they need to know about a famous class of warship and associated model kits. Large format. Glazed boards. B/w & colour illustrations. 128 pages. ISBN: 9781848320017.

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TONKIN GULF YACHT CLUB
Written by Rene J. Francillon.
Stock no. 1814926
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Large format. US Carrier Operations off Vietnam. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851774849.

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MIDWAY: DUANTLESS VICTORY
Written by Peter C. Smith.
Stock no. 1814918
Published by Pen & Sword Maritime. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Fresh Perspectives on America's Seminal Naval Victory of World War II. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781844155835.

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COMBINED FLEET DECODED: THE SECRET HISTORY OF AMERICAN INTELLIGENCE AND THE JAPANESE NAVY IN WORLD WAR II
Written by John Prados.
Stock no. 1814901
Published by Random House. Circa 1995. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A new perspective on the naval war in the Pacific during World War II, examining every aspect of the secret war of intelligence. Blue cloth spine with gilt title, light blue paper boards with author initials in gilt to front board. B/w plates and maps. ISBN: 0679437010. Second printing of the first edition.

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JOE ROCHEFORT'S WAR
Written by Elliot Carlson.
Stock no. 1814899
Published by Naval Institute Press. 1st 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway. Biography of Capt. Joe Rochefort, the office who headed Station Hypo, the U.S. Navy's signals monitoring and cryptographic intelligence unit at Pearl Harbor, and whose team broke the Japanese navy's code before the Battle of Midway. Dark green paper spine with gilt title, black paper boards. B/w plates. ISBN: 9781612510606.

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FIGHTING FOR MACARTHUR: THE NAVY AND MARINE CORPS DESPERATE DEFENSE OF THE PHILIPPINES
Written by John Gordon.
Stock no. 1814889
Published by Naval Institute Press. 1st 2011. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Filled with original details about the early fighting in the Philippines during World War II. Black paper spine with silver title, light blue paper boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781612510576. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.

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THE GREAT GAMBLE
Written by Dudley Pope.
Stock no. 1814886
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st thus 2001. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Nelson and the battle of Copenhagen. Red boards, gilt title to spine. 579 pages including index. ISBN: 1861761457.

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TRAFALGAR AN EYE WITNESS HISTORY
Written by Tom Pocock. Illustrated by Reginarld Piggott; J.M.W. Turner.
Stock no. 1814846
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Edited by Pocock. Third printing. Light rubbing to lower edge of boards. Dark green publisher's slipcase in excellent condition.

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WINGS OF THE DAWNING
Written by Arthur Banks.
Stock no. 1814787
Published by Images Publishing. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The battle for the Indian Ocean 1939-1945. A full account of the anti-submarine war in the Indian Ocean bravely fought on both sides. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1897817703. SIGNED by the author with dedication to half-title page.

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AIR POWER AND THE ROYAL NAVY 1914 - 1945
Written by Geoffrey Till.
Stock no. 1814741
Published by Jane's Publishing Company. 1st 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A historical survey. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 224 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0354012045. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly browned and faded to spine.

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BRITISH BATTLESHIPS OF WORLD WAR TWO
Written by Alan Raven; John Roberts.
Stock no. 2123557
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. 436 pages. B/w photos. The development and technical history of the Royal Navy's Battleships and Battlecruisers from 1911 to 1946. Foldout b/w plans. Four pages in colour. ISBN: 0853681414. Some wear to covers. 2nd printing. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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