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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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BRITISH PHANTOMS THE PHANTOM FG MK.1 AND FGR MK.2 IN ROYAL NAVY AND ROYAL AIR FORCE SERVICE 1966-1978
Written by Patrick Martin.
Stock no. 2123546
Published by Double Ugly Books. 1ST 2012. Fine condition.

The Ultimate F-4 Phantom II Collection, Vol. 4. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9783935687843.
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FIRE ON THE HANGAR DECK: ORDEAL OF THE ORISKANY
Written by Wynn F. Foster.
Stock no. 1814448
Published by Naval Institute Press. Circa 2001. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

In 1966, the USS Oriskany, a twenty-one year old Essex-class carrier, was conducting combat flight operation in the Gulf of Tonkin when a night illumination flare ignited on her hangar deck and instantly transformed her into a flaming holocaust. Brown cloth boards, yellow title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1557502900. 2nd printing.
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THE RESCUE OF STREETCAR 304: A NAVY PILOT'S FORTY HOURS ON THE RUN IN LAOS
Written by Kenny Wayne Fields.
Stock no. 1814447
Published by Naval Institute Press. Circa 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An exhilarating narrative of what turned out to be one of the largest and most spine-tingling air rescues of the Vietnam War. Black paper spine, gilt title, green paper boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781591142720. 2nd printing.
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SAILORS TO THE END: THE DEADLY FIRE ON THE USS FORRESTAL AND THE HEROES WHO FOUGHT IT
Written by Gregory A. Freeman.
Stock no. 1814446
Published by William Morrow. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The dramatic and forgotten story of the 1967 fire on board the aircraft carrier, USS Forrestal during its time at Yankee Station off the coast of Vietnam. Blue boards silver title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0066212677.
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TROUBLED WATER: RACE, MUTINY, AND BRAVERY ON THE USS KITTY HAWK
Written by Gregory A. Freeman.
Stock no. 1814444
Published by Palgrave Macmillan. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The gripping account of the riot aboard the USS Kitty Hawk - and the first mutiny in U.S. naval history. Blue boards, white title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780230613614.
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BLACK SAILOR, WHITE NAVY
Written by John Darrell Sherwood.
Stock no. 1814443
Published by New York University Press. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Racial unrest in the fleet during the Vietnam War Era. Blue cloth spine with gilt title, blue paper boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780814740361.
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ALPHA STRIKE VIETNAM: THE NAVY'S AIR WAR 1964 TO 1973
Written by Jeffrey L. Levinson.
Stock no. 1814442
Published by Presidio Press. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

22 naval aviators remember their years of flying strike operations from carriers on Yankee and Dixie Stations. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0891413383.
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RAMPANT RAIDER: AN A-4 SKYHAWK PILOT IN VIETNAM
Written by Stephen R. Gray.
Stock no. 1814380
Published by Naval Institute Press. Circa 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The author's experiences flying combat sorties from the deck of an aircraft carrier during one of the most intense periods of aerial combat in U.S. history. Black paper spine with silver title, dark grey paper boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781591143420. 2nd printing.
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LAUNCH THE INTRUDERS: A NAVAL ATTACK SQUADRON IN THE VIETNAM WAR, 1972
Written by Carol Reardon.
Stock no. 1814379
Published by University Press Of Kansas. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Chronicling the operations of Attack Squadron 75, the "Sunday Punchers," and their high-risk bombing runs launched off the U.S.S. Saratoga during the famous Linebacker campaigns. Grey cloth boards with red title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0700613897.
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COLLISION WITH HISTORY: THE SEARCH FOR JOHN F. KENNEDY'S PT109
Written by Robert D. Ballard.
Stock no. 1814365
Published by National Geographic Society. 1st 2002. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A tale of courage and endurance that became on e of the famous naval episodes of World War II and helped catapult Kennedy to the White House, inspired Dr. R. Ballard to chronicle the destruction of PT 109, the heroic ordeal of her survivors, and their triumphant rescue. The search for the wreck six decades after it sank in 1,300 feet of water. Grey boards, grey titles. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 0792268768. Splits to cloth at top & tail of spine - 'damaged' mark in black pen to lower edge of text block.
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WHERE SEA MEETS THE SKY
Written by Giampaolo Agostinelli.
Stock no. 1814364
Published by Tomcat Publishing. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Step aboardd the most modern US Navy Aircraft Carrier on its maiden cruise. Oblong format. Grey cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 0954219104.
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