Author:STITT, George, Commander


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Under Cunningham's Command 1940-1943. 2d pr in dj.

By: STITT, George, Commander

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Allen & Unwin, 1945,:

Seller ID: 33405

STITT, George, Commander. Under Cunningham's Command 1940-1943. L: George Allen & Unwin, (1945). Second impression. Pp 269. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Law 0288. "in no period of its colourful history has the Mediterranean provided more fantastic drama than during the years 1940-43. In vivid narrative form the author (an officer serving in H.M.S. Queen Elizabeth in the Mediterranean from May 1941 to July 1942) describes, in detail never before published, different naval actions and operations between the entry of Italy into the War and the final surrender of her fleet." -from the dj.... View more info

H.M.S. Wideawake : Destroyer and Preserver.

By: STITT, George, Lieutenant-Commander KIMMINS, Anthony, Commander, foreword.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin, London, 1943,:

Seller ID: 31564

STITT, George, Lieutenant-Commander. H.M.S. Wideawake : Destroyer and Preserver. With a foreword by Commander Anthony Kimmins. London : George Allen &Unwin, (1943). Pp 164. Illustrated. Small 8vo, blue cloth. Law 1078. A fic tionalized account of service in an ancient "Vee" class destroyer on escortduty during the Second World War. Stitt was at sea early in the war, and s o the experiences recounted are closely based on observed facts. "The storyof H.M.S. Wideawake is that of a 'Vee' class destroyer - one of those vete rans of the last war - from the commencement of hostilities to ... View more info