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61 CARTER, Craig J.M BROWN, Kenneth. DORE, S. ISHERWOOD, J.H. Ships Annual 1958.
Ian Allan, London, 1958, 
CARTER, Craig J.M. Ships Annual 1958. London : Ian Allan, 1958. Pp 96. Double column. Large 8vo, red cloth. Contents: P. Ransome-Wallis' "The Fight against the U-Boat" (pp,41-48); Knut Berg's "Early Scandinavian Motor Vessels"; "Review of World Merchant Shipping" by Craig J.M. Carter; "Shipbreaking is a Major Industry" by Kenneth Brown; "Thames Tideway" by S. Dore; H.A Allen's "Pleasure Steamer Reverie"; "Cargo Liner Types" by J.H. Isherwood; "Foreign Naval Survey" by Oscar Parkes; "The Black Sea Tramp" by Captain HenryDaniel; Roscoe Wilson's "The Gas Turbine Forges Ahead"; Sir John Marsden's "Britain's Fishing Industry", John S. Styring's "House Flags ands Funnel M arkings", and two short one-page items: "Collectors' Corner" and "Warships from Barrow". Ex library with pouch and markings, else very good. 20.00

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62 CARTER, Craig J.M BROWN, Kenneth. DORE, S. ISHERWOOD, J.H. Ships Annual 1958. in dj.
Ian Allan, London, 1958, 
CARTER, Craig J.M. Ships Annual 1958. London : Ian Allan, 1958. Pp 96. Double column. Large 8vo, red cloth. Contents: P. Ransome-Wallis' "The Fight against the U-Boat" (pp,41-48); Knut Berg's "Early Scandinavian Motor Vessels"; "Review of World Merchant Shipping" by Craig J.M. Carter; "Shipbreaking is a Major Industry" by Kenneth Brown; "Thames Tideway" by S. Dore; H.A Allen's "Pleasure Steamer Reverie"; "Cargo Liner Types" by J.H. Isherwood; "Foreign Naval Survey" by Oscar Parkes; "The Black Sea Tramp" by Captain HenryDaniel; Roscoe Wilson's "The Gas Turbine Forges Ahead"; Sir John Marsden's "Britain's Fishing Industry", John S. Styring's "House Flags ands Funnel M arkings", and two short one-page items: "Collectors' Corner" and "Warships from Barrow". Vg in nicked dj. 45.00

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63 CARTER, Dyson CARTER, Herbert Dyson Sea of Destiny : The Story of Hudson Bay, America's Undefended Back Door. First Edition.
Greenberg, Gravenhurst, Ontario, 1940, 
CARTER, H. Dyson. Sea of Destiny : The Story of Hudson Bay, America's Undefended Back Door. New York : Greenberg Publisher, (1940). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-ix,(3),1-236 + frontispiece + 8 pages of B&w photos. Map and a few illustrations in the text. 8vo, grey cloth with red lettering to spine. Watters p. 662, Rhodenizer p.613, Laugher p.92. Herbert Dyson Carter was born in Saint John, February 2, 1910.He was living in Saint Boniface, Manitoba at the time of publication. "In the late 1930s Carter also began a scholarlywork of historical geography which urged the development of Hudson Bay as a mercantile seaport for the Canadian wheat-farming regions, and as a base of naval defense against a possible invasion of North America. Sea of Destiny (1940) was very pro-Russian, drawing a comparison between the USSR's development of its Arctic and Canada's neglect of its own northern territories. It was also anti-German, suggesting that Nazi submarines and battleships might well exploit the Bay as a major point of vulnerability in North American defenses. Reviewers were impressed by this knowledgeable introduction to a neglected feature of North American history and geography - although the isolationist New York Times reviewer dismissed Carter's "alarmist" prophecies that the European war might be carried into the Arctic." - James Doyle. 1. The Fate of North America; 2. The Sea Called Hudson Bay; 3. The Years Before; 4. For a Tomb, a Legend; 5. The Black Prince; 6. Mr. Gooseberry andthe Huguenot ; 7. Reward for Empire; 8. Commissioned Pirates; 9. Toujours l'Audace!; 10. War Flames North; 11. The Admiral Died on Deck; 12. The Twilight of New France; 13. Voice of the Hated Race; 14. Dividend Paradise; 15.War of the Routes; 16. Revolution; 17. Awakening; 18. Backdoor Seaport [On Churchill, Manitoba]; 19. Roads to the World [on Churchill, the Emerson - Churchill Colonization Railway Company, ECCR, &c] 20. Sea of Mystery ; 21. Land to Come; 22. Lifeblood of Battle; 23. Where Rules Britannia?; 24. Breach in Our Ramparts; 25. Bombs Over America ; 26. Canada Faces Betrayal; 27.Gibraltar in the North . Appendix : Railways to Hudson Bay - The Choice of Ports - Marine Insurance Rates- The Situation in 1940 - Who Discovered Hud son Bay? With Bibliography Ex library but with minimal library markings, else very good, clean. 25.00

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64 CHANT, Chris. Submarine Warfare Today : The World's Deadliest Underwater Weapons Systems.
Silverdale Books, London, 2005, ISBN:1845091582 
CHANT, Chris. Submarine Warfare Today. [Dust jacket adds: "The World's Deadliest Underwater Weapons Systems"]. London : Silverdale Books, (2005). Pp. (6), 7-192. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated blue card covered boards. Contents: Ballistic Missile Submarines ; Nuclear Attack Submarines ; Diesel AttackSubmarines ; Submarine Weapons ; Anti-submarine Weapons ; Hunting the Subm arine. "Submarines have played a vital role in naval wafare since World WarI, and with the decision to place nuclear warheads in ballistic missiles i n the 1950s, the submarine was thrust into the forefront of international strategy and defence. Today, the nuclear deterrents of the globe's major military powers are either wholly or largely submerged beneath the ocean. Containing full-colour artworks and action photographs, Submarine Warfare Todayis a comprehensive guide to the different types of submarine in service to day, from the giant yet barely detectable ballistic missile submarines to the nuclear and diesel-powered attack submarines that patrol the world's shipping lanes." -- from dust jacket. Very good in dust jacket. 20.00

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65 CHANT, Christopher Naval Forces of the World. 1st US in dj
Chartwell, 1984, ISBN:0890096260 
CHANT, Christopher. Naval Forces of the World. (Secacus, NJ) : Chartwell Books, (1984). First Printing. Pp (8),9-228,(1),(3, index). Triple/couple column. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth. "[...] explores the nature of modern seapower in three main sections. The first details the strengths of the world 's various navies, together with their bases and politico-military organisation; the second deals with the ships, giving their full technical specifications and building histories; the third sections lists the missiles that form the primary armament of the ships and submarines that control the world's sea lanes." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 30.00

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66 CHANUKOFF, Lon Submarine Z-1. in dj.
Citadel Press, 1960, 
CHANUKOFF, Lon. Submarine Z-1: a novel. NY: Citadel Press, (1960). Pp 221. 8vo, purple cloth spine, paper-covered boards. Anderson 209. A rather claustrophobic novel concerning "the greatest submarine that ever came off the production line", her mad Yankee captain, and twenty men sealed for days in one of her compartments at the bottom of the ocean. Vg in chipped dj. 20.00

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67 CHAPMAN, Roger MILNE, Peter A.G. No Time On Our Side. 1st Cdn in dj
Gray's Publishing , 1975, ISBN:0888260598 
CHAPMAN, Roger. No Time On Our Side. Drawings by Peter A.G. Milne. Sidney, B.C.: Gray's Publishing Ltd., (1975). First Edition. Pp 168. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. The story of Pisces III. "For three and a half days, millions the world over held their breath for two men trapped on the Atlantic seabed, far deeper than any had previously survived a submarine accident." - from the dj. Vg in dj. 25.00

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68 CHAPMAN, Roger. No Time on Our Side. 1st printing in dj
W.W. Norton & Company Inc, New York, 1975, ISBN:0393031861 
CHAPMAN, Roger. No Time on Our Side. Drawings by Peter A.G. Milne. New York: W.W. Norton & Company Inc., (1975). First Printing. Pp [1]-168. Illustra ted. 8vo, olive green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. “The true story of two men trapped 1,575 feet below the ocean surface [in a mini submersible], and of the dramatic rescue that gripped the world for three breathless days.” - from the dj. Very good in clipped dustjacket. 25.00

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69 CHATTERTON, E. Keble Auxiliary Patrol
Sidgwick and Jackson, 1923, 
CHATTERTON, E. Keble. The Auxiliary Patrol. L: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1923. Pp 332, frontis., 31 leaves plates. 8vo, blue cloth. An account of Britain's "improvised navy"of the Great War in which Chatterton's usual authority is augmented by his own service as C.O. of several of its miscellaneous craft. Contents include: "How It Began"; "Carrying On"; "Trawlers and Drifters"; "The Auxiliary Patrol and the Submarine Blockade"; "At the Dardanelles and Elsewhere"; "Mine-Sweepers and Motor Craft"; "Submarines and the Auxiliary Patrol"; "Raids in the Straits"; "The Great Crisis"; "Destroyers of Drifters"; "Patrols and Convoys"; "Patrol Adventures"; "The Fruits of Success"; "The Great Surrender"; "The Operations Against Zeebrugge and Ostend"; "The Last Phase". With appndixes. Slightly rubbed with very slight wear to extremities, a couple spots of light soiling, else vg. Ex-libris Royal Forth Yacht Club, Edinburgh (bookplate, blindstamp). 100.00

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Beating the U-Boats.  1st in dj. , CHATTERTON, E. Keble
70 CHATTERTON, E. Keble Beating the U-Boats. 1st in dj.
Hurst & Blackett, 1943, 
CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Beating the U-Boats. L: Hurst & Blackett, (1943). First Edition. Pp 172, frontis., [14] pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Anderson 214. This book, a complement to the author's earlier Fighting the U-Boats, chronicles British anti-submarine efforts in the last two years of the Great War. Slight edgewear, owner's inscription, else vg in chipped dj. 95.00

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71 CHATTERTON, E. Keble Big Blockade. 6th thousand.
Hurst & Blackett, London, 0, 
CHATTERTON, E. Keble. The Big Blockade. With coloured frontispiece, 32 illustrations, and maps. 6th thousand. London : Hurst & Blackett, n.d. Pp (4),v-x,11-287,(1) + portrait frontispiece, [16] pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Chapters : 1. Principles and Precendents; 2. The Blockade Begins; 3. The FirstTrials; 4. The New Squadron; 5. On Patrol; 6. Disasters Begin; 7. The Coun ter-Blockade; 8. Cruisers and Contraband; 9. Blockaders and Submarines; 10.Running the Blockade; 11. Economic Pressure; 12. The Stranglehold; 13. Cau se and Effect; 14. Armed Guards; 15. A Hard Life; 16. Tricks of the Trade; 17. Sea and Salvage; 18. The Art of Boarding; 19. Fine Seamanship; 20. Raiders and Blockaders; 21. The Final Struggle; 22. The Triumph. With index. Previous owner's name to flyleaf and penned name to fore-edge, else very good. 30.00

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72 CHATTERTON, E. Keble HERBERT, Godfrey Amazing Adventure : A Thrilling Naval Biography. 1st Ed, in dj
Hurst & Blackett, London, 1935, 
CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Amazing Adventure : A Thrilling Naval Biography. With32 Illustrations. London : Hurst & Blackett, Ltd., (1935). First Edition. Pp [1]-285,1-15(ads),(1), portrait frontis + 14 pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth., gilt lettering to spine. Dj title : Amazing Adventure : A True Naval Biography. The biography of Commander Godfrey Herbert, D.S.O., Royal Navy. Contents : 1. Prelude to Adventure. 2. The New Idea. 3. Facing Death. 4. Preparing for Contest. 5. The Record Voyage. 6. In the Bight. 7. Narrow Escapes. 8. Comedy and Tragedy. 9. The Decoy. 10. “Captain William McBride.” 11. Back to the Bight. 12. Strange Sequel. 13. Submarine Drama. 14. Night of Terror. 15. The Death Leap. 16. Back to Life. 17. Down Channel. 18. Victory. Appendices: I. Voyage of H.M. Submarines C-36, C-37 and C-38 from Portsmouth to Hong Kong during February-April, 1911. II. Submarine Warfare. Rubbed, lightly soiled, boards slightly bowed, edges foxed, occasional foxing to text,gilt inscription, else very good in rubbed, nicked and edgeworn dustjacket . 120.00

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73 CHATTERTON, E. Keble HERBERT, Godfrey Amazing Adventure : A Thrilling Naval Biography. 1st UK Cheap Ed ex lib, nodj
Hurst & Blackett, London, 1936, 
CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Amazing Adventure : A Thrilling Naval Biography. With32 Illustrations. London : Hurst & Blackett, Ltd., (1936). First UK Cheap Edition. Pp 285. 8vo, blue cloth. The biography of Commander Godfrey Herbert, D.S.O., Royal Navy. Contents : 1. Prelude to Adventure. 2. The New Idea.3. Facing Death. 4. Preparing for Contest. 5. The Record Voyage. 6. In the Bight. 7. Narrow Escapes. 8. Comedy and Tragedy. 9. The Decoy. 10. “Captai n William McBride.” 11. Back to the Bight. 12. Strange Sequel. 13. Submarine Drama. 14. Night of Terror. 15. The Death Leap. 16. Back to Life. 17. Down Channel. 18. Victory. Appendices: I. Voyage of H.M. Submarines C-36, C-37and C-38 from Portsmouth to Hong Kong during February-April, 1911. II. Sub marine Warfare. Ex-library, else vg. 22.00

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74 CHATTERTON, E. Keble HERBERT, Godfrey Amazing Adventure : A Thrilling Naval Biography. 1st UK Cheap Ed, no dj
Hurst & Blackett, London, 1936, 
CHATTERTON, E. Keble. Amazing Adventure : A Thrilling Naval Biography. With32 Illustrations. London : Hurst & Blackett, Ltd., (1936). First UK Cheap Edition. Pp 285. 8vo, blue cloth. The biography of Commander Godfrey Herbert, D.S.O., Royal Navy. Contents : 1. Prelude to Adventure. 2. The New Idea.3. Facing Death. 4. Preparing for Contest. 5. The Record Voyage. 6. In the Bight. 7. Narrow Escapes. 8. Comedy and Tragedy. 9. The Decoy. 10. “Captai n William McBride.” 11. Back to the Bight. 12. Strange Sequel. 13. Submarine Drama. 14. Night of Terror. 15. The Death Leap. 16. Back to Life. 17. Down Channel. 18. Victory. Appendices: I. Voyage of H.M. Submarines C-36, C-37and C-38 from Portsmouth to Hong Kong during February-April, 1911. II. Sub marine Warfare. Edges spotted, else vg. 35.00

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75 CHESTER, Michael CHESTER, Thomas. Submersibles and Undersea Labs of the World. ex-lib in dj.
Grosset & Dunlap, 1970, 
CHESTER, Michael and Thomas CHESTER. Submersibles and Undersea Labs of the World. NY: Grosset & Dunlap, (1970). Pp 147. 8vo, blue cloth. "This is an accurate, thorough survey of the major undersea-exploration programs of nations throughout the world, illustrated with more than 150 photographs and drawings of submersibles and undersea labs." -from the dj. Ex-library (spine label, adhesive remains, inkstamps), slight shelfwear, else good in torn dj. 16.50

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76 CHODWHURY, Bernie Last Dive : A Father and Son's Fatal Descent into the Ocean's Depth. pbk.
Perennial, New York, 2002, ISBN:0060194626 
CHODWHURY, Bernie. The Last Dive : A Father and Son's Fatal Descent into the Ocean's Depth. (New York): Perennial, (2002). Pp. (4),[i]-xi,(1),[1]-357,(3), + 8 p. of plates. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. An account of one family's growing obsession with deep-water diving, ultimately leading to disaster off the New Jersey coast. "Chris and Chrissy Rouse, an experiencedfather-and-son scuba diving team, hoped to achieve widespread recognition for their outstanding but controversial diving skills. Obsessed and ambitious, they sought to uncover teh secrets of a mysterious, undocumented World War II German U-boat that lay under 230 feet of water, only a half-day's mission from New York Harbor. In doing so, they paid the ultimate price in their quest for fame." - from the rear cover. Very light edgewear, else vg. 12.00

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77 CHOYCE, Lesley December Six / The Halifax Solution : An Alternative to Nuclear War. FirstEdition, Signed
Pottersfield Press, Porters Lake, 1988, ISBN:0919001459 
CHOYCE, Lesley. December Six / The Halifax Solution : An Alternative to Nuclear War. (Porters Lake, Nova Scotia) : Pottersfield Press, (1988). First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-76,(4). 8vo, trade paperback.
"December Six, 1917 was the day that Halifax, Nova Scotia was rocked by the most powerful manmade explosion yet unleashed. Since then we have dramatically increased our powers of destruction. The Halifax Solution considers alternatives to nuclear war. It is simply written and down-to-earth. It assumes that each of us has the responsibility and the ability to begin to undo the arms race. Where to be begin? Start in your own community. Suppose you live in Halifax, for example - an old military town that now plays host each year to visiting submarines that carry some of the most lethal weapons known to man. As a result, Halifax is part of the global problem. By allowing the subs, the city is also a target for a nuclear offensive strike. Recent East-West summit meeting have not made the city any safer. [...]" from the rear cover.
Contents: December Six; A Way In; Beyond Good and Evil; Canada, Innocence at Home; Beyond the Barnhouse Effect; But What about the Russians?; Putting the Self Back in Selfishness; Summits and Substance; December Six.
Very good. Signed by the author. 10.00

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78 CHOYCE, Lesley December Six / The Halifax Solution : An Alternative to Nuclear War. First Edition
Pottersfield Press, Porters Lake, 1988, ISBN:0919001459 
CHOYCE, Lesley. December Six / The Halifax Solution : An Alternative to Nuclear War. (Porters Lake, Nova Scotia) : Pottersfield Press, (1988). First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-76,(4). 8vo, trade paperback.
"December Six, 1917 was the day that Halifax, Nova Scotia was rocked by the most powerful manmade explosion yet unleashed. Since then we have dramatically increased our powers of destruction. The Halifax Solution considers alternatives to nuclear war. It is simply written and down-to-earth. It assumes that each of us has the responsibility and the ability to begin to undo the arms race. Where to be begin? Start in your own community. Suppose you live in Halifax, for example - an old military town that now plays host each year to visiting submarines that carry some of the most lethal weapons known to man. As a result, Halifax is part of the global problem. By allowing the subs, the city is also a target for a nuclear offensive strike. Recent East-West summit meeting have not made the city any safer. [...]" from the rear cover.
Contents: December Six; A Way In; Beyond Good and Evil; Canada, Innocence at Home; Beyond the Barnhouse Effect; But What about the Russians?; Putting the Self Back in Selfishness; Summits and Substance; December Six.
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79 CHURCHILL, Winston S. EADE, Charles (ed.). Dawn of Liberation : War Speeches by the Right Hon. Winston S. Churchill, C.H., M.P. 1944.
Cassell and Company, London , 1945, 
(CHURCHILL, Winston S.). EADE, Charles (ed.). The Dawn of Liberation : War Speeches by the Right Hon. Winston S. Churchill, C.H., M.P. 1944. London : Cassell and Company Ltd., (1945). First Edition. Pp [i]-xi,(1),1-327,(1), frontis + 4 pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. The fifth volume of Winston Churchill's War Speeches. Of nautical interest : “The Future of the Italian Fleet” A Statement to the House of Commons, March 9, 1944(p. 27); “The War against the U-Boats” Twelve monthly statements issued du ring 1944 by the Prime Minister and President Roosevelt (pp 321-325). Lightwear to spine ends, corners bumped, gilt inscription, else very good in ru bbed dustjacket. 35.00

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80 CLANCY, Tom SSN
HarperCollins Publishers, London, 1997, ISBN:0002256290 
CLANCY, Tom. SSN : Strategies of Submarine Warfare. (L.): HarperCollins Publishers, (1997). Pp. 336. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Faint creasing, else vg. 12.00

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