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THE MILK COWS: U-BOAT TANKERS AT WAR 1941-1945
Written by John White.
Stock no. 1815165
Published by Pen & Sword Maritime. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A considerably expanded and revised edition of the author's earlier work: U-Boat Tankers 1941-45. During the Second World War, the Germans developed specially adapted underwater tankers, 'Milk Cows', in order to refuel the U-boat fleet at sea. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. xii and 260 pages including index. ISBN: 9781848840089.

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DARK SKY, DEEP WATER
Written by Norman L.R. Franks.
Stock no. 1815164
Published by Grub Street. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

First hand reflections on the Anti-U-Boat War in WWII. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. vi and 218 pages including index. ISBN: 1898697574. Light bump to top of spine.

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CONFLICT OVER THE BAY
Written by Norman L.R. Franks.
Stock no. 1815154
Published by Grub Street. 1st thus 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Updated and revised edition. Momentous battles fought by RAF and American Aircraft against the U-Boats, Bay of Biscay May-August 1943. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1902304098. Previous bookseller's address label to lower edge of front flap of dustwrapper.

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MIDGET SUBMARINES OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR
Written by Paul Kemp. Illustrated by David J. Hill.
Stock no. 1814814
Published by Caxton Editions. 1st thus 2003. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fascinating history of midget submarines, submersibles and human torpedoes in naval warfare in the Second World War. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos. Fold-out plan in pocket to rear pastedown. ISBN: 1840675217. Dustwrapper is unevenly faded.

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THE USS FLIER
Written by Michael Sturma.
Stock no. 1609568
Published by University Press of Kentucky. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Death and survival on a World War II submarine. 209 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780813124810.

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THE LUCK OF THE DRAW
Written by Kenneth Ruiz.
Stock no. 1609558
Published by Zenith Press. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The memoir of a World War II submariner. From Savo Island to the Silent Service. B/w photos. 304 pages. ISBN: 0760321566.

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BRITAIN'S CLANDESTINE SUBMARINES 1914-1915
Written by Gaddis Smith.
Stock no. 1814221
Published by Archon Books. 1st thus 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Tracing a significant episode of the early months of World War I. Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. A few b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0208015043. Vertical edge of rear board and dustwrapper panel bumped. Endpapers grubby. Slight musty odour present. Blue dustwrapper is edge-rubbed with slight chipping, browned and grubby.

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100 YEARS OF ROYAL NAVY SUBMARINES
Written by Jeremy Flack.
Stock no. 1814195
Published by Airlife. 1st 2002. Very good condition.

Illustrates and describes every type of submarine that has served with the Royal Navy. Oblong format. Cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 1840373008. Light page edge browning. Slight smell of tobacco present.

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ANTI-SUBMARINE WARFARE AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by David Owen.
Stock no. 1814188
Published by Seaforth Publishing. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

That the submarine was usually defeated is a hugely important story in naval history, this book treats the subject as a whole in a readable and accessible manner. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781844157037.

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PRESUMED LOST
Written by Stephen L. Moore.
Stock no. 1609438
Published by Naval Institute Press. 2009. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The incredible ordeal of America's submarine POWs during the Pacific War. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781591145301.

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WE DIVE AT DAWN
Written by Kenneth Edwards.
Stock no. 1812978
Published by Rich & Cowan Ltd.. 1st 1939. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. 388 pages. Dedicated to the submariners of England. A vivid picture of life below the water in peace and in war. Endpapers browned, contents clean. Pictorial wrapper is edge-worn with loss, numbers written in pen to front flap.

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TASK FOR COASTAL COMMAND
Written by Hector Bolitho.
Stock no. 1812937
Published by Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. Circa 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The authentic and revealing story of the operations against U-Boats and shipping in the South Western Approaches. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 141 pages. Minor foxing to text block. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn with slight chipping to spine and corners, rear panel is grubby.

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