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THE GERMAN SUBMARINE WAR 1914-1918
Written by R.H. Gibson; Maurice Prendergast.
Stock no. 1818374
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1931. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and charts & graphs (some folding). xix and 438 pages including index. Boards stained. Spine worn. Text block browned with black mark to lower text block. Front hinge opposite title page cracked. A few grubby marks to contents. Marks to rear endpapers.
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THE FIGHTING AT JUTLAND
Written by H.W. Fawcett; G.W.W. Hooper.
Stock no. 1818373
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1921. Very good condition.

Abridged Edition. The Personal Experiences of Forty-five Officers and Men of the British Fleet. Grey cloth spine, blue paper boards. Gilt title and vignette to spine and front board. 45 b/w photos and numerous plans and illustrations. Top edge gilt, vertical and lower edge deckled. Second Impression later in the same year as the first impression of this Abridged Edition. Small split to cloth at top front edge of spine. Boards lightly unevenly faded and lightly bumped at corners. Browning to endpapers.
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MUSSOLINI
Written by Denis Mack Smith.
Stock no. 1818371
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1982. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A classic account of Mussolini's life. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0297780050. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby.
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TIN-POTS AND PIRATE SHIPS: CANADIAN NAVAL FORCES AND GERMAN SEA RAIDERS 1880-1918
Written by Michael L. Hadley; Roger Sarty.
Stock no. 1818370
Published by McGill-Queen's University Press. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The authors shed new light on Canadian and German history - and on Canada's naval defences in particular - by exploring the naval operations and politics of both nations between 1880 and 1918. Red cloth boards, silver title to spine. A few b/w photos. xvi and 391 pages including index. ISBN: 0773507787. Boards lightly bowed. A few minor foxspots mainly to prelims and text block. Grey pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.
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THE RIDDLE OF JUTLAND: AN AUTHENTIC HISTORY
Written by Langhorne Gibson; J.E.T. Harper.
Stock no. 1818298
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1st 1934. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed, graphic story of the greatest naval battle since Trafalgar, compiled with the help of the official documents of both Germany and England. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Fourteen diagrams to rear pocket. Browning to text block and endpapers. All diagrams present in rear pocket. Blue dustwrapper is browned especially to spine and front vertical edge with a few small marks.
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SWEPT CHANNELS
Written by Taffrail; H. Taprell Dorling.
Stock no. 1818297
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1935. Almost very good condition.

Navy blue cloth. White titles. B/w photos. 388 pages. Being An Account of the Work of the Minesweepers in the Great War. SINGED by the author with dedication to free front endpaper. Spine browned - title and publisher to spine faded. Top & tail of spine worn with nicks to cloth. Rubbing to corners and front board. Rear board unevenly faded. Foxing throughout, heavy in places.
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FIND AND DESTROY: ANTISUBMARINE WARFARE IN WORLD WAR I
Written by Dwight R. Messimer.
Stock no. 1818295
Published by Naval Institute Press. 2001. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Examining the weapons, tactics, and organization of all the belligerents during the war, viewing them within the context of political, economic, and military circumstances. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1557504474. Second printing. Ppictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.
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THE ZEEBRUGGE RAID
Written by Philip Warner.
Stock no. 1818294
Published by William Kimber. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0718300564. Blacked out inscription to front pastedown (neat). Minor foxspots to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is crinkled and repaired to rear with clear tape.
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SURRENDERED: SOME NAVAL WAR SECRETS
Written by A.S. Griffiths.
Stock no. 1818293
1st 1925. Very good condition.

Recollections of the 10th Cruiser Squadron. Navy blue cloth boards, gilt titles, flag to front. B/w plates. 246 pages. A few small marks to boards. Endpapers browned and pale foxing to prelims.
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THE DOVER PATROL 1915-1917 (2 VOLUMES)
Written by R.H. Bacon.
Stock no. 1818292
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Navy cloth boards, gilt title to spines. 101 b/w illustrations, 12 charts and 21 plans and diagrams, some folding. A few scuff marks to boards, corners rubbed. Front joint pulled and front endpaper missing in volume I. Neat name in ink to front pastedown. Scattered foxspots to contents.
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SCAPA FLOW: A NAVAL RETROSPECT
Written by Captain Donald J. Munro.
Stock no. 1818291
Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. xvii and 244 pages including index. Boards lightly mottled, bump to centre of spine. Text block browned. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to prelims.
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FALKLANDS, JUTLAND AND THE BIGHT
Written by Barry Bingham.
Stock no. 1818290
Published by John Murray. 1st 1919. Good condition.

Blue cloth with red titles. B/w plates. Spine browned. Front board creased at top front corner. Boards unevenly faded. Corners lightly worn. Rear board bowed. Two inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Page 13/14 and 15/16 have lower corner removed affecting margin only.
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