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SOUTHERN PACIFIC BAY AREA STEAM
Written by Harre W. Demoro.
Stock no. 1818094
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 1979. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A collection of vintage and often rare photographs of Southern Pacific steam locomotives in the San Francisco Bay Area of California. Large format. Brown cloth boards with gilt titles. B/w photos. 143 pages. ISBN: 0896850374. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges and has two bookseller labels to rear panel.
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THE SAIL & STEAM NAVY LIST: ALL THE SHIPS OF THE ROYAL NAVY 1815-1889
Written by David Lyon; Rif Winfield.
Stock no. 1817950
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive listing of all Royal Navy ships - built, purchased or captured - in the period of transition from sail to steam propulsion. Large format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1861760329. Top and tail of spine lightly rubbed. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and scuffed to rear panel.
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THE CHINESE STEAM NAVY 1862-1945
Written by Richard N.J. Wright.
Stock no. 1817872
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The extraordinary story of the transformation of a navy from one of armed junks to one exploiting the latest steam and steel technology. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1861761449. Some light creasing to top of dustwrapper spine.
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TIGRIS GUNBOATS THE FORGOTTEN WAR IN IRAQ 1914-1917
Written by Wilfred Nunn.
Stock no. 2125717
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2007. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

On the outbreak of the War in 1914 Wilfred Nunn was the commander of the gunboat Espiegle on the East Indies station. His ship was sent to the Arabian Gulf to defend British oil interests, and he thus became the senior naval officer on the Tigris river throughout the Iraq campaign, up to the capture of Bagdad in 1917. ISBN: 9781861763082. Fading along cover edges. Some marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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THE TRAFALGAR ROLL: THE SHIPS AND THE OFFICERS
Written by Robert Holden Mackenzie; Colin White.
Stock no. 1816076
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st thus 2004. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Trafalgar Roll, originally published in 1913, was intended to record and honour the men who fought at Trafalgar in the same way that earlier publications had done for the soldiers at Blenhein and Waterloo. Over 1250 officers are listed, with the careers of the majority being chronicled in detail, plus a brief service history of each ship is included. Introduction by Colin White. Blue boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 1861762283. Light bumping to base of spine.
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U-BOATS IN THE MEDITERRANEAN 1941-1944
Written by Lawrence Paterson.
Stock no. 1815533
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A unique account of a unique campaign, shedding new light on a neglected aspect of the U-boat war. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781861762900.
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SUNBURST THE RISE OF JAPANESE NAVAL AIR POWER 1909-1941
Written by Mark R. Peattie.
Stock no. 1814219
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st thus 2002. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 1861761945. Text block browned and a little grubby. Slight tobacco odour present. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly browned.
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THE NAVAL CHRONICLE VOLUME III 1804-1806
Written by Nicholas Tracy.
Stock no. 1813720
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 1999. Very good condition.

The Contemporary Record of the Royal Navy at War. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. viii and 376 pages. ISBN: 1861760930. Spine slightly faded. Corners lightly rubbed. Text block slightly grubby. Lower corners of pages and cover creased.
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WARSHIPS OF THE GREAT LAKES 1754-1834
Written by Robert Malcomson.
Stock no. 1813135
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A full-scale study of a fascinating era of the Nelsonian era. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 160 pages including index. ISBN: 1861761155.
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NAVAL SHIPBUILDERS OF THE WORLD
Written by Robert J. Winklareth.
Stock no. 2114731
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

From the Age of Sail to the Present Day. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 186176121X.
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NAVAL AVIATION IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR
Written by R.D. Layman.
Stock no. 2108872
Published by Chatham Publishing. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Its Impact and Influence. B/w photos. ISBN: 1861760078. Light wear to cover edges. Labels to front endpaper. Browning to pages. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.
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