Lewin of Greenwich : The Authorised Biography of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Lewin.

By: LEWIN, Lord HILL, Richard.

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(LEWIN, Lord). HILL, Richard. Lewin of Greenwich : The Authorised Biographyof Admiral of the Fleet Lord Lewin. Foreword by H.R.H. The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. (London) : Cassell & Co., (2000). First Edition. Pp [1]-443,(5),+ 16 pp plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. A Candidate for War, 1920-1941. 2. Ashanti, 1942-1945. 3.Gunnery Officer, 1945-1951. 4. Introduction to Whitehall, 1952-1955. 5. De stroyer Command: HMS Corunna, 1955-1957. 6. The Royal Yacht, 1957-1958. 7. Back to the Ministry, 1959-1961. 8. The Dartmouth Training Squadron, 1961-1963. 9. Tactical and Weapons Policy, 1964-1966. 10. Carrier Command, 1966-1967. 11. A Non-Job Restored: Assistant Chief of Naval Staff (Policy), 1968-1969. 12. The Far East Fleet, 1969-1970. 13. The Heat of the Day: Vice Chief of Naval Staff, 1971-1974. 14. Fleet Command, 1974-1975. 15. The Naval Home Command, 1975-1977. 16. First Sea Lord, 1977-1979. 17. Chief of Defence Staff, 1979-1982. 18. `Seventy Days of My Life`: 5 April – 14 June 1982. 19. Not Really Retired, 1982-1998. 20. 'A Man of True Resolution.' Penned name, else very good in unclipped dustjaxcket. 25.00

Title: Lewin of Greenwich : The Authorised Biography of Admiral of the Fleet Lord Lewin.

Author Name: LEWIN, Lord HILL, Richard.

Categories: 76,

Publisher: Cassell & Co., London, 2000, ISBN:0304353299:

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