SLINKMAN, John (comp.). Navy Times).
Title: Duel to the Death : Eyewitness Accounts of Great Battles at Sea.
Publisher:  Harcourt Brace & World, New York, 1969,
Seller ID: 54991
SLINKMAN, John, (comp.). Duel to the Death : Eyewitness Accounts of Great Battles at Sea. Compiled by John Slinkman and the editors of Navy Times . NY: Harcourt, BRace & World, (1969). Pp. 191 + 8 p. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. An anthology of great naval battles over three centuries, from John PaulJones's triump over the Serapis in 1779, to Nelson's exploits at Trafalgar , to the destruction of the Scharnhort and Gneisenau in WW1, and the pursuit of the Admiral Graf Spee in WW2. Some minor edgewear, marker line to bottom edge, else vg in rubbed, nicked, price-clipped dj. 15.00