By Sea and Land : Some Naval Doings. First Edition

By: YOUNG, E. Hilton

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YOUNG, E. Hilton, M.P. By Sea and Land : Some Naval Doings. L.: T. C. & E. C. Jack, (1920). First Edition. Pp 362. 8vo, green cloth, black titles to spine. This work is a collection of Mr. Young's experiences after he was commissioned as a lieutenant in the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve early in World War I. Chapters : 1. Scapa Flow - H.M.S. Iron Duke; 2. Serbia - Smederevo - San Giovanni di Medua; 3. Harwich - H.M.S. Centaur; 4. Nieuport Bains -The Royal Naval Siege Guns; 5. Zeebrugge - H.M.S. Vindictive; 6. Archangel - The Armoured Train. Epilogue. There is something very engaging about Mr. Young's style that somehow carriers the reader from a mildly philosophical discussions of youth on the rights and wrongs of war to a very vivid descr iptions of a young officer who is an integral part of a team that must, anddoes function in the midst of a bloody naval battle. Binding a little slac k, else very good. 60.00

Title: By Sea and Land : Some Naval Doings. First Edition

Author Name: YOUNG, E. Hilton

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Publisher: T. C. & E. C. Jack, 1920,:

Seller ID: 66692

Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL UNITED KINGDOM WAR MEMOIRS AUTOBIOGRAPHY WW1 BRITISH ENGLISH NAVY,