RCN in Retrospect, 1910-1968. First Edition in dustjacket


BOUTILIER, James A., (ed.). The RCN in Retrospect, 1910-1968. Vancouver / London : University of British Columbia Press, (1982). Pp (8),[ix]-xxx,[1]-373,(1)+ 48 pages of photos. Maps. 8vo, navy cloth. Chapters: 1. Barry M. Gough's "The Royal Navy's Legacy to the Royal Canadian Navy in the Pacific, 1890-1914"; 2. Nigel D. Brodeur's "L.P. Brodeur and the Origins of the RoyalCanadian Navy"; 3. P. Willet Brock's "Commander E.A.E. Nixon and the Royal Naval College of Canada, 1910-1922"; 4. Barry D. Hunt's "The Road to Washi ngton: Canada and Empire Naval Defence, 1918-21"; 5. Hugh Francis Pullen's "The Royal Canadian Navy between the Wars, 1922-1939"; 6. Richard H. Leir's"'Big Ship Time': The Formative Years of RCN Officers Serving in RN Capita l Ships"; 7. J.H.W. Knox's "An Engineer's Outline of RCN History: Part I"; 8. Fraser M. McKee's "Princes Three: Canada's Use of Armed Merchant Cruisers during World War II"; 9. W.G.D. Lund's "The Royal Canadian Navy's Quest for Autonomy in the North West Atlantic"; 10. Marc Milner's "Royal Canadian Navy Participation in the Battle of the Atlantic Crisis of 1943"; 11. Patrick Beesly's "Operational Intelligence and the Battle of the Atlantic: The Role of the Royal Navy's Submarine Tracking Room"; 12. W.A.B. Douglas and J├╝rgen Rohwer's "'The Most Thankless Task' Revisited: Convoys, Escorts, and Radio Intelligence on the Western Atlantic, 1941-43"; 13. L.C. Audette's "The Lower Deck and the Mainguy Report of 1949"; 14. John Bovey's "The Destroyers' War in Korea, 1952-53"; 15. Stuart Soward's "Canadian Naval Aviation, 1915-1969"; 16. J.M. Leeming's "HMCS Labrador and the Canadian Arctic"; 17.Michael Hadley's "The Impact of Public Policy on a Naval Reserve Division" ; 18. J.H.W. Knox's "An Engineer's Outline of RCN History: Part II"; 19. A.Keith Cameron's "The Royal Canadian Navy and the Unification Crisis". Gift inscription, else vg in nicked dj. 30.00

Title: RCN in Retrospect, 1910-1968. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: BOUTILIER, James A. (ed.) GOUGH, Barry M. BRODEUR, Nigel D. BROCK, P.Willet

Categories: 888,

Publisher: University of British Columbia Press, Vancouver & London, 1982,:

Seller ID: 13361

Keywords: CANADA PACIFIC CANADIAN NAVY RCN NAVAL NAUTICAL CONVOYS HISTORY AVIATION,