Men of Action. in dj


EDWARDS, Kenneth, Commander, Royal Navy. Men of Action. With 20 Reproductions of Paintings by Douglas Wales (Captain Douglas Wales Smith R.N.). L.: Collins, 1943. Pp 319 + [18] pp of plates. 8vo, black cloth, gilt to spine. Law 0686. Title page states "With 20 Reproductions of Paintings...", in factthere were only 19 illustrations listed, one to accompany each of the 19 b iographies presented. A series of short biographies of nineteen senior Royal Navy officers who served during World War II. They are as follows: Rear-Admiral Robert Lindsay Burnett; Vice-Admiral Sir Harold Martin Burrough; Captain John Augustine Collins; Admiral of the Fleet Sir Andrew Browne Cunningham, Bt.; Vice-Admiral Sir Henry Harwood; Admiral Sir Max Kennedy Horton; Vice-Admiral Sir Arthur Lumley St. George Lyster; Lord Louis Mountbatten; Admiral Sir Percy Lockhart Harnam Noble; Captain Albert Lawrence Poland; Admiral of the Fleet Sir Dudley Pickman Rogers Pound; Vice-Admiral Sir Henry Daniel Pridham-Wippell; Captain George Walter Gillow Simpson; Admiral Sir James Fownes Somerville; Captain Graham Henry Stokes; Major-General Robert Grice Sturges; Admiral Sir John Cronyn Tovey; Rear-Admiral Sir Philip Louis Vian; Vice-Admiral Sir William Frederick Wake-Walker. Vg in foxed and chippeddj. 45.00

Title: Men of Action. in dj

Author Name: EDWARDS, Kenneth, Commander HARWOOD, Henry) WALES, Douglas, Captain HORTON, Max)

Categories: 55,

Publisher: Collins, 1943,:

Seller ID: 56732

Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL UNITED KINGDOM BIOGRAPHY ,