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Former Naval Person : Winston Churchill and the Royal Navy. First Edition in dustjacket

By: CHURCHILL, Winston S.). GRETTON, Peter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cassell, London, 1968,:

Seller ID: 16600


(CHURCHILL, Winston S.). GRETTON, Peter. Former Naval Person : Winston Churchill and the Royal Navy. London : Cassell, (1968). First Printing. Pp. (14),1-338 + 16 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, gold lettering to spine. Law 0656. "The only weapon with which we can expect to cope with great nations is the Navy. I confess I do trust the Navy...' These words, spoken by Winston Churchill in the Spring of 1901, could equally well have dated from any stage of his long and momentous parliamentary career. Not only did he trust the Royal Navy in war; he saw it as an endu... View more info