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201 HUAN, Claude, Lt. Cdr. United States Naval Institute Proceedings, Volume 92, Number 2, Whole No. 7 French Submarine Force.
1966, 
HUAN, Claude, Lt. Cdr. “The French Submarine Force.” An article in United States Naval Institute Proceedings, Volume 92, Number 2, Whole No. 756, February, 1966, pp. 42-53. Illustrated. The whole issue [1]-168. 8vo, illustrated white wrappers. Other articles : “Surface Ship Overhauls” by Lt. RichardL. Madouse; “Strategies and Realities” by Joseph I. Coffey; “The Law of – and Under – the Sea” by Cdr. Larry G., Parks; “Our Icebreakers Are Not GoodEnough” by Capt. Edwin A. McDonald; “Half a Career” by Lt. Cdr. Edwin A. M cDonald; “The Last Pathfinder, General Edward F. Beale, U.S. Navy (Retired)” by Cdr. John O. Stull; “USS Guam (LPH-9) (Pictorial).” Covers rubbed, tear to top spine, else very good. The whole issue for 10.00

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202 HUMBLE, Richard Rise and Fall of the British Navy. First Edition in dustjacket
Macdonald Queen Anne Press, London, 1986, ISBN:0356122271 
HUMBLE, Richard. The Rise and Fall of the British Navy. London : Macdonald Queen Anne Press, (1986). First Printing. Pp (4),7-255,(1) + 16 pp of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Part I : Instrument of Survival: From the Tudors to VJ Day. 1. Four Centuries of Sea Power 1509-1919; 2. Two Decades of Decline 1919-1939; 3. Crisis and Triumph 1939-1943; 4. Poor Relations 1943-1945; 5. Retrospect 1945: The Last Lesson?. Part II: The Instrument Demolished 1945-1985. 6. Demobilisation and Austerity 1945-1948; 7. The Birth of NATO 1949-1950; 8. From Korea to 'Suez' 1950-1956; 9. "Suez' and After: The Fatal Reaction ; 10. Submarine Revolution, Carrier Debate; 11. The Doomsday Ships: Into the Polaris Era; 12. Nineteen-Sixties: The Deadly Decade; 13. The Long Bleed, 1966-1982; 14. The Falklands War, March-June 1982; 15. Falklands Aftermath: On Course for Disaster? With notes and index. Remainder mark to bottom edge, else vg in vg dj. 35.00

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203 HUMBLE, Richard Rise and Fall of the British Navy. First Edition in dustjacket
Macdonald Queen Anne Press, London, 1986, ISBN:0356122271 
HUMBLE, Richard. The Rise and Fall of the British Navy. London : Macdonald Queen Anne Press, (1986). First Printing. Pp (4),7-255,(1) + 16 pp of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Part I : Instrument of Survival: From the Tudors to VJ Day. 1. Four Centuries of Sea Power 1509-1919; 2. Two Decades of Decline 1919-1939; 3. Crisis and Triumph 1939-1943; 4. Poor Relations 1943-1945; 5. Retrospect 1945: The Last Lesson?. Part II: The Instrument Demolished 1945-1985. 6. Demobilisation and Austerity 1945-1948; 7. The Birth of NATO 1949-1950; 8. From Korea to 'Suez' 1950-1956; 9. "Suez' and After: The Fatal Reaction ; 10. Submarine Revolution, Carrier Debate; 11. The Doomsday Ships: Into the Polaris Era; 12. Nineteen-Sixties: The Deadly Decade; 13. The Long Bleed, 1966-1982; 14. The Falklands War, March-June 1982; 15. Falklands Aftermath: On Course for Disaster? With notes and index. Remainder mark to bottom edge, else vg in short-closed torn dj. 30.00

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204 HURD, Archibald Fleets at War. blue cl. 14 ad listings
Hodder and Stoughton, 1914, 
HURD, Archibald. The Fleets at War. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1914. Pp.[1]-212, including frontis., + 1 folding map and 14 p. of plates. Illustra ted. Small 8vo, blue cloth with black decoration to front and front lettering to spine. Daily Telegraph War Books advertisement lists 14 titles. Vg. 35.00

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205 HURD, Archibald Fleets at War. grey-blue cl. 14 ad listings
Hodder & Stoughton, 1914, 
HURD, Archibald. The Fleets at War. L.: Hodder and Stoughton, 1914. Pp. [1]-212, frontis., + 1 folding map and 14 p. of plates. Illustrated. Small 8vo, grey-blue cloth with dark illustrated to front and lettering to spine. Daily Telegraph War Books advertisement lists 14 titles. Front inner hinge cracked, edgeworn, else vg. 30.00

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206 HURD, Archibald Fleets at War. grey-blue cl. 14 ad listings
Hodder & Stoughton, 1914, 
HURD, Archibald. The Fleets at War. L.: Hodder and Stoughton, 1914. Pp. [1]-212, frontis., + 1 folding map and 14 p. of plates. Illustrated. Small 8vo, blue cloth with black illustration to front and black lettering to spine.Daily Telegraph War Books advertisement lists 14 titles. Edgeworn, hinges shaky, penned and pencilled notes to endpapers, sticker of H.M. Battle Cruiser Queen Mary to half-title page, else g. 20.00

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207 HUSBAND, Joseph. ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. On the Coast of France : The Story of the United States Naval Forces in French Waters.
A.C. McClurg & Co., Chicago, 1919, 
HUSBAND, Joseph. On the Coast of France : The Story of the United States Naval Forces in French Waters. With “Preface” by Franklin D. Roosevelt, Assistant Secretary of the Navy. Illustrations from Photographs. Chicago : A.C. McClurg & Co., (May) 1919. First Printing. Pp [i]-xvii,(1),1-127,(3), frontispiece + 28 pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt to front board and spine. Contents : 1. First Months of the War. 2. Building the Machine. 3. In the Pathof the Submarine. 4. The Converted Yachts. 5. The Destroyers. 6. Other Act ivities. With numerous illustrations including : U. S. S. Noma; U. S. S. Christabel; U. S. S. Rambler; U. S. S. Wanderer; German sea mines; The Philomel (British) after being torpedoed; Where the destroyer Jarvis rammed the destroyer Benham; and many more. Rubbed, corners bumped, else very good. 75.00

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208 HUTCHINSON, Robert Jane's Submarines : War Beneath the Waves. From 1776 to the Present Day. in dj.
HarperCollins, London, 2001, ISBN:0007105584 
Robert Hutchinson. Jane's Submarines : War Beneath the Waves. From 1776 to the Present Day. (London): HarperCollins, (2001). Pp. (6),7-223,(1). Illustrated with numerous b/w and/or colour photos, technical drawings and tablesto text. Triple column. 4to, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Thi s lavishly illustrated encyclopaedia begins with the primitive boats of the18th and 19th centuries, covers the submarines of both World Wars and goes on to the nuclear submarines of today." -from rear. Chapters: 1. Early Des igns; 2. The Holland Boats; 3. Pre-World War I Designs; 4. World War I Designs; 5. Inter War Submarine Design; 6. World War II Design & Construction; 7. Legacy of U-Boat Innovation; 8. Nuclear Age 1 : The Hunter Killers; 9. Nuclear Age 2: The Boomers; 10. Midget Submarines: The New Underwater Menace. Appendix 1: Order of Battle of the World's Submarines. Appendix 2: Submarine Accidents 1905-2000. Index. Vg in dj. 32.00

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209 ISENBERG, Michael T. Shield of the Republic : The United States Navy in an Era of Cold War and Violent Peace. Vol.1. 1st US pr in dj
St. Martin's, New York, 1993, ISBN:0312099118 
ISENBERG, Michael T. Shield of the Republic: The United States Navy in an Era of Cold War and Violent Peace. Volume I: 1945-1962. N.Y.: St. Martin's, (1993). First Printing. Pp 948 + 32 p of plates. 8vo, blue cloth spine withwhite paper-covered boards. An immensely readable and insightful history t hat traces the role of the United States Navy in world affairs, from the end of the Second World War to the Cuban Missile Crisis. The narrative is shaped by broad strategic concerns, but does not slight particular crises (Korea, Suez) or technologies (aircraft carriers, nuclear submarines). Vg in dj. 40.00

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210 JACKSON, G. Gibbard THOMAS, Walter Book of the Ship. 1st US in dj
Robert M. McBride, New York, 0, 
JACKSON, G. GIBBARD. The Book of the Ship. New York: Robert M. McBride, [n.d.] First US Edition. Pp. [i]-viii,1-248. Illustrated with 13 leaves of colour plates + colour frontispiece and 32 pages of black and white plates, colour painting of liner on dustjacket by Walter Thomas. 8vo, patterned blue cloth with paper labels to spine and front. Chapters: 1. From Log to Three Decker; 2. The Great Days of Sail; 3. The Splendid Clippers; 4. The First Steamboats; 5. The Navy in Steam: Early Days; 6. The Modern Warship; 7. Coastwise Steamers; 8. The Smaller Steamships; 9. The Cunard and Anchor Lines; 10. The White Star; 11. The Canadian Pacific; 12. The P. and O. and the British India; 13. The Royal Mail Steam Packet and the Elder Dempster; 14. TheUnion-Castle and Orient Lines; 15. Building a Ship; 16. Running a Big Line r; 17. Floating Docks and Salvage Ships; 18. Some Strange Ships; 19. Some Famous Wrecks; 20. Unlucky Ships; 21. Salving Treasure Ships; 22. The Diver and Salvage Work; 23. Some Mysteries of the Sea; 24. Salving Submarines; 25. Some Strange Adventures of the Sea; 26. The Motor Ship; 27. The Coming ofthe Electric Ship. Light wear to ends of spine and to corners, else vg in chipped, spine-sunned dj with few small tears. 100.00

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211 JACKSON, Robert Submarines of the World. in dj.
Prospero Books, 2000, 
JACKSON, Robert. Submarines of the World. (Etobicoke, Ont.): Prospero Books, (2000). Pp 320. Small 8vo, ill. boards. "Each of the vessels and weapons featured...is illustrated with a superb side-view artwork. In addition, each illustration is accompanied by a detailed specifications table giving displacement, dimensions, performance, armament and launch date, plus text that summarises the career of the vessel and its eventual fate." -from the dj. Vg in dj. 12.00

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212 JAMES, S. T. Boy's Own Paper 62:11 August 1940 When the Navy Came
Boy's Own Paper, 1940, 
JAMES, S. T. "When the Navy Came". The grim but thrilling "Altmark" adventure written in story form, about the German naval vessel that held a British freighter crew prisoner after destroying their ship, the "Seamew", off the coast of Buenos Aires, and their eventual rescue by a British destroyer, after the German ship ran aground. An article in Boy's Own Paper, Volume 63, No. 2, November, 1940, pp. 457-460. Redhill, Surrey: [Boy's Own Paper], 1940. Pp. [40], various paginations. Illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, stapled illustrated paper covers. Colour illustration to the front cover is entitled "Altmark", a German warship sailing along the Argentine coast under a starry sky, shines her searchlights upon the deck of a British freighter, before capturing the ship and her crew. Complete with numerous advertisements relating to the war effort in Britain. Some articles of further interest include: H.J.C. Harper's "Submarines : What They Like and How They Are Operated"; Kenneth Farnes' "Behind the Scenes in Test Match Cricket". Upper section measuring 8'x4' missing from p. 463 resulting in some missing text, waterstaining to rear cover, else vg. for the issue 30.00

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213 JAMES, W.M., Admiral Sir British Navies in the Second World War. Second Impression.
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1947, 
JAMES, W.M., Admiral Sir. The British Navies in the Second World War. London : Longmans, Green and Co., 1947. Second Impression. Pp (4),v-xii,1-255,(1) + 22 plans, (many folding). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Law, The Royal Navy in World War Two: An Annotated Bibliography 0022. Chapters: 1. Introduction; 2. Peace to War; 3. Atlantic Ocean and Narrow Seas, Sep tember3, 1939 - April 8, 1940; 4. Fruitless Attempts to Halt German Advancein Europe, April 9, 1940 - June 20, 1940:; 5. The War Spreads to the Medit erranean, June 21, 1940 - December 31, 1940; 6. German Air and Land Forces Threaten Our Position in the Mediterranean and the Threat to Our Trade-Routes Increases, January 1941- February 1941; 7. Battle Rages Continuously in the Mediterranean , with Heavy Losses, as the Threat to Our Trade-Routes Increases, March 1941- June 1941; 8. The War Spreads to the Pacific, and the British Navies Reach the Crisis of Their Fortunes, July 1941 - December 1941; 9. British Navies on the Defensive in All Seas, January 1942 - June 1942; 10. The Allies Exploit Sea-Power and Take the Offensive in North Africa, though the Trade Toute Defence Forces Are Still Hard Pressed, July 1942 - December 1942; 11. The Allies Press the Offensive in North Africa and the Crisis in the Battle of the Atlantic is Reached and Passed, January 1943 - June 1943; 12. The Allies Press the Offensive into Italy and the Trade Route Defence Forces Augment Their Offensive against the Submarines, July 1943 - December 1943 ; 13. The Allies Again Exploit Sea-Power and Take the Offensive in Normandy, which Culminates in the Surrender of Germany, and the British Fleet Turns to the Offensive in the Far East, January 1944 - May 7, 1945; 14. The United States, British and Australian Forces Continue to Press the Offensive against Japan, and a Powerful British Fleet Sails with the American Fleet for the Final Assault which Cluminates in the Surrender of Japan, January 1, 1945 - September 2, 1945; 15. Review of the Maritime Operations and Their Influence on the Future of Sea-Power. Appendices : A. The Strength of the Principle Navies in September 1939; B. Ships Built in British Empire and Ships Lost: during the War; C. Personnel of the British Navies in 1939 and 1944; D. British Pacific and East Indian Fleets.on VJ -Day, August15, 1945. Some wear and rubbing to cloth, tear to one of the folding plans , else very good. 40.00

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214 Jane's) MOORE, John, ed. Jane's Naval Review. 5th yr. in dj
Jane's, London, 1986, ISBN:0710603703 
(Jane's). Jane's Naval Review : Fifth year of issue. Edited by Captain JohnMoore. (London) : Jane's, (1986). Pp 176. Lg 8vo, blue cloth. Includes: De smond Warren's "The naval year", Paul Beaver's "Naval aviation and the resurgence of the aircraft carrier", Cdr Roy Corlett's "Soviet submarine propulsion: signs of a great leap forward?", Ingeniuer en Chef de l'Armement Tournyol du Clos's "France's commitment to a nuclear navy", Yossef Bodansky's "Soviet Navy: the king is dead...", Vice Adm M.S. Holcomb's "US Navy: full speed ahead ... but what course?", Joseph Porter's "Budget pressures threaten British amphibious fleet", Capt John Moore's "The Indian Ocean's uneasy rim", Corlett's "Torpedoes for tomorrow", Martin Streetly's "Ruling the airwaves: electronic warfare at sea", G.H. Elsey's "Anti-mine hovercraft: has their time come?", Adm James D. Watkins's "AEGIS shoots down the critics", Dr J.M. Luns's "NATO's naval problems: severe but surmountable", Adrian English's "Latin American navies: living beyond their means", Moore's "South-east Asia: a key alliance under preasure", Nigel Ling's "US Ready Reserve Force: lifeboats for a nation", John D. Harbron's "Who shall defend the Canadian arctic?", Clive Archer and David Scrivener's "Rising stakes in the Northern Waters", and Prof Paul Wilkinson's "Navies in a terrorist world". Vg inunclipped dj. 25.00

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215 Jane's) MOORE, John, ed. Jane's Pocket Book of Major Warships. 1st printing.
Collier , 1973, 
(Jane's). Jane's Pocket Book of Major Warships. Edited by John E. Moore. N.Y.: Collier Books, (1973). First Printing. Pp 279. Illustrated. Sm oblong 8vo, blue flexible vinyl covers. Chapters : Battleship; Aircraft Carriers; Submarines; Cruisers; Assault Ships; Amphibious Ships; Destroyers; Frigates;Corvettes; Missile Boats; Torpedo Boats; Patrol Craft; Mine Warfare Craft; Support Ships; Research and Survey Ships; Surface Skimmers. With glossary and general index; index by countries; index by classes. Name, else vg. 15.00

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216 Jane's) MOORE, John, ed. Jane's Pocket Book of Major Warships. 2nd printing
Collier , 1976, ISBN:0020805209 
(Jane's). Jane's Pocket Book of Major Warships. Edited by John E. Moore. N.Y.: Collier Books, (1976). Second Printing. Pp 279. Illustrated. Sm oblong 8vo, blue ill. card covers. Chapters : 1. Battleship; 2. Aircraft Carriers;3. Submarines; 4. Cruisers; 5. Assault Ships; 6. Amphibious Ships; 7. Dest royers; 8. Frigates; 9. Corvettes; 10. Missile Boats; 11. Torpedo Boats; 12. Patrol Craft; 13. Mine Warfare Craft; 14. Support Ships; 15. Research andSurvey Ships; 16. Surface Skimmers. With glossary and general index; index by countries; index by classes. Vg. 15.00

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217 Jane's) MOORE, John, ed. Jane's Pocket Book of Major Warships. 3rd printing
Collier , New York, 1977, ISBN:0020805209 
(Jane's). Jane's Pocket Book of Major Warships. Edited by John E. Moore. New York : Collier Books, (1977). Third Printing. Pp 279. Illustrated. Sm oblong 8vo, blue ill. card covers. Chapters : 1. Battleship; 2. Aircraft Carriers; 3. Submarines; 4. Cruisers; 5. Assault Ships; 6. Amphibious Ships; 7. Destroyers; 8. Frigates; 9. Corvettes; 10. Missile Boats; 11. Torpedo Boats; 12. Patrol Craft; 13. Mine Warfare Craft; 14. Support Ships; 15. Researchand Survey Ships; 16. Surface Skimmers. With glossary and general index; i ndex by countries; index by classes. Vg. 14.00

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218 Jane's) MOORE, John, ed. Jane's Pocket Book of Submarine Development. 1st pr.
Collier , 1976, 
(Jane's). Jane's Pocket Book of Submarine Development. Edited by John E. Moore. N.Y.: Collier Books, (1976). First Collier Books Edition. Pp 240. Illustrated. Sm oblong 8vo, card covers. Vg. 14.00

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219 Jane's) MOORE, John, ed. Jane's Warsaw Pact Warships Handbook.
Jane's, London, 1986, ISBN:0710604009 
(Jane's). Jane's Warsaw Pact Warships Handbook. Edited by John E. Moore. (London.: Jane's, 1986.). Pp (6),7-208. Double / triple column. Illustrated. Sm oblong 8vo, card covers, double column. Sections: Submarines (pp.22-90),Aircraft carriers, Battle cruisers, Helicopter cruisers, Cruisers, Destroy ers, Frigates, Corvettes, Fast attack craft, Large patrol craft, Amphibiousassault craft. With indices. Vg. 20.00

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220 JELLICOE, John, Admiral Viscount Grand Fleet 1914-1916: Its Creation, Development and Work. 4th UK pr.
Cassell and Company, London, 1919, 
JELLICOE, Admiral Viscount, of Scapa, g.c.b., o.m., g.c.v.o. The Grand Fleet 1914-1916 : Its Creation, Development and Work. With 9 Plates and 13 Plans and Diagrams. L.: Cassell and Company, (February) 1919. Fourth Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-x,(6),[1]-517,(1), frontispiece + 8 plates (including one in colour of the Battle of Jutland). + 9 folding diagrams & charts + 4 charts in rear pocket. 8vo, blue cloth. Chapters : 1. The Opening of the War; 2. General Naval Strategy in Home Waters; 3. The Grand Fleet and Its Bases; 4. Declaration of War; 5. The Submarine and Mine Menace in the North Sea; 6. Incidents at Sea - November 1 to December 31, 1914; 7. The Dogger Bank Action; 8. German Mines and Submarines; 9. Controlling the North Sea; 10. Attempts to Entice the Enemy to Action; 11. The Naval Situation in May 1916; 12. The Battle of Jutland; 13. The Battle of Jutland (continued); 14. The Battleof Jutland (continued); 15. Reflections on the Battle of Jutland; 16. The Lessons of Experience; Lord Kitchener's farewell; 17. The Submarine Peril to Merchant Shipping; Recall to the Admiralty. With appendices and index. Rubbed, else vg. 85.00

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