Customs and Traditions of the Canadian Navy. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ARBUCKLE, Graeme

Price: $32.50

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ARBUCKLE, Lt.(N) Graeme. Customs and Traditions of the Canadian Navy. (Halifax) : Nimbus Publishing Limited, (1984). Pp (4),179,(1). Double column. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth. Chapters : 1. Naval Ceremonial; 2. Naval Ceremonies; 3. Miscellaneous Naval Customs; 4. The Wardroom; 5. Naval Uniforms; 6. Badges and Insignia. With bibliography. Foreword by Admiral J.C. Wood. A very useful & detailed reference. Topics include salutes, flags & pennants,signalling, the ship's bell, colours, the tattoo, half-masting, launching, reviews, crossing the Line, the naval gun, grog, decorations & medals, the dead horse ceremony, the lucky coin, wardroom dining (including the passin g of the port) and the naval sword. Very good in spine-sunned dust jacket. 32.50

Title: Customs and Traditions of the Canadian Navy. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: ARBUCKLE, Graeme

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing Limited, Halifax, 1984, ISBN:0920852386: 1984

Seller ID: 19225

Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL CANADA HISTORY CANADIAN NAVY,