HUSBAND, Joseph. ROOSEVELT, Franklin D.
Title: On the Coast of France : The Story of the United States Naval Forces in French Waters.
Publisher:  A.C. McClurg & Co., Chicago, 1919,
Seller ID: 97151
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