From Tropical White to Battleship Grey


(LeBLANC, Edward Alfred, Capt., o.b.e.). LeBLANC, Patricia E. Gallagher. From Tropical White to Battleship Grey. Ottawa : Alone Publishing Enterprise,(1988). Pp (10),1-259,(19). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. A biography of this Nova Scotian sailor (1888-1945), a native of Isle Madame, Cape Breton.Newfoundland interest: The S.S. Kyle on which LeBlanc served as chief offi cer (pp.30-40); Captain Jack Randell and the I'm Alone (pp.98-102); a photoof the booklet Those With Us a commemorative publication of the R.M.S. Lad y Rodney's troop transport voyage from Quebec City to Goose Bay (dated July1942); other references. Halifax Explosion (pp.51-63). With bibliography. Covers warped, else vg. 16.00

Title: From Tropical White to Battleship Grey

Author Name: LeBLANC, Edward Alfred). LeBLANC, Patricia E. Gall LeBLANC, Patricia E. Gallagher RANDELL, Jack)

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Alone Publishing, Ottawa, 1988, ISBN:0969581408:

Seller ID: 13402

Keywords: NAUTICAL CANADA NEWFOUNDLAND NOVA SCOTIA CAPE BRETON CANADIAN EXPLOSION HALIFAX CITY,