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Autumn of the U-Boats. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: JONES, Geoffrey P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: William Kimber, London, 1984, ISBN:0718305345:

Seller ID: 16898


JONES, Geoffrey P. Autumn of the U-Boats. London : William Kimber, (1984). First Printing. Pp (10),[11]-224. Illustrated throughout. 8vo, black cloth,gilt lettering to spine. Law 0255. "In the autumn of 1943 the Germans intr oduced a new weapon to the sea war, It was the gnat, an acoustic homing torpedo fired from a U-boat, and , and leaving the wolf packs to slaughter theunprotected Atlantic convoys. Admiral Dönitz thus hoped to reverse the dis astrous U-boat losses of earlier in that year and regain supremacy in the Battle of the Atlantic. Yet Allied air and sea forces proceeded to sink... View more info

Battleship Barham. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: JONES, Geoffrey P.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: William Kimber, London, 1979, ISBN:0718304160:

Seller ID: 100225


JONES, Geoffrey P. Battleship Barham. London: William Kimber, (1979). FirstUK Printing. Pp. (6),[7]-272. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, navy bl ue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "From her vital part in the Fifth Battle Squadron, at the Battle of Jutland, as guardship of the German Fleet at Scapa, to the Sinn Fein troubles in Ireland, to France, West Africa and the West Indies, with the Mediterranean Fleet, and to Palestine and the Spanish Civil War, Barham was always to the fore. With the Second World War less than three months old, Barham on her way back to Britain was torpedoe... View more info