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Panama Canal.. Volume 15 in the International Straits of the World series. First Edition

By: AGUIRRE, Robert W. International Straits of the World, Vol.15

Price: $170.00

Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff, Leiden / Boston, 2010, ISBN:9004177280:

Seller ID: 103362


AGUIRRE, Robert W. The Panama Canal. Leiden / Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2010. First Edition. Pp. (4),[v]-xii,(2),[1]-293,(5). Maps, tables, illustrations in text. 8vo, green paper-covered boards, light green lettering to front & spine. Volume 15 in the International Straits of the World series. "The relationship between straits and interoceanic canals has always been ambiguous. Unlike straits, interoceanic canals are neither natural nor subject to a universal legal regime like the Law of the Sea. However, straits and interoceanic canals share comparable historical experiences d... View more info

Navy Policy Toward the Labor Relations of Its War Contractors, Part I

By: BLACKMAN, John L., Jr., Commander Military Affairs, 18:4, Winter 1954)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: American Military Institute, Washington, DC, 1954,:

Seller ID: 65896


BLACKMAN, John L., Jr., Commander. "Navy Policy Toward the Labor Relations of Its War Contractors [Part I]" . An article in Military Affairs, Volume 18, Number 4, Winter 1954, pp. 176-187. Washington, DC: The American Military Institute, 1954. Pp. 169-224. Double column. 8vo, printed grey card covers with black lettering. Small abrasion to front cover, light edge-browning,occasional underlining, else vg. For the issue. 12.00 View more info

Navy Policy Toward the Labor Relations of Its War Contractors, Part II

By: BLACKMAN, John L., Jr., Commander Military Affairs, 19:1, Spring 1955) GILL, Rowland P.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: American Military Institute, Washington, DC, 1955,:

Seller ID: 65895


BLACKMAN, John L., Jr., Commander. "Navy Policy Toward the Labor Relations of Its War Contractors, Part II". An article in Military Affairs, Volume 19, Number 1, Spring 1955, pp. 21-31. Washington, DC: The American Military Institute, 1955. Pp. 1-64. Double column. 8vo, printed grey card covers withblack lettering. Also of nautical interest: Rowland P. Gill's "McClellan's History of the U.S. Marine Corps" (pp. 38-39). Vg. For the issue. 12.00 View more info

Naval Aid Bill : Speech Delivered by Rt. Hon. R.L. Borden, 5th December, 1912

By: BORDEN, R.L.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: House of Commons, Ottawa, 1912,: 1912

Seller ID: 19178


BORDEN, Rt. Hon. R.L. The Naval Aid Bill : Speech Delivered by Rt. Hon. R.L. Borden, 5th December, 1912. [Ottawa : House of Commons, 1912]. Pp (4),5-31,(1) including a portrait frontispiece of Borden. 8vo, blue card covers. Sir Robert Laird Borden, PC (1854-1937) was a Canadian lawyer and politician. He served as the eighth Prime Minister of Canada from October 10, 1911 to July 10, 1920, and was the third Nova Scotian to hold this office. "On the 5th of December, 1912, the Rt. Honourable R. L. Borden introduced in the Canadian House of Commons the Naval Aid Act. The... View more info

Indian Ocean in Global Politics.

By: BOWMAN, Larry W. and Ian CLARK, (eds.). JUKES, Geoffrey TOWLE, Philip KAPUR, Ashok

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Westview Press, 1981,:

Seller ID: 16151


BOWMAN, Larry W. and Ian CLARK, (eds.). The Indian Ocean in Global Politics. Boulder, CO : Westview Press / Nedlands, W.A.: University of Western Australia, (1981). Pp (6),vii-xi,(1),1-260. Some tables in text. 8vo, pale green cardcovers. In the Westview Special Studies in International Relations series. Papadakis & Glassner, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography : Supplement to the 1980 edition 8368; Gotthold, Indian Ocean: World Bibliographical Series 359. "Nine of the papers grew out of the International Conference on Indian Ocean Studies held in Perth, Austral... View more info

Jennifer Project. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BURLESON, Clyde W

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N.J. , 1977, ISBN:0135099277:

Seller ID: 27492


BURLESON, Clyde W. The Jennifer Project. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, (1977). Pp (4),5-179,(1) + 8-page central section of photos and drawings. 8vo, blue cloth. The story of CIA attempts to recover a Soviet G-class nuclear submarine from the bottom of the Pacific Ocean. With a cast of characters ranging from Henry Kissinger to Howard Hughes, and with detailed descriptions of the techniques of deep-sea recovery (with the Glomar Explorer), the book offers a fascinating look at the technologies and politics of Cold War naval rivalry. "On a cold, gray morning early in 1964 [sic], a S... View more info

Queens of the Western Ocean : The Story of America's Mail and Passenger Sailing Lines. 2nd US in dj.

By: CUTLER, Carl C. NIMITZ, Chester W., foreword

Price: $40.00

Publisher: United States Naval Institute, Annapolis, MD, 1967,:

Seller ID: 83900


CUTLER, Carl C. Queens of the Western Ocean : The Story of America's Mail and Passenger Sailing Lines. With a foreword by Chester W. Nimitz. MD: United States Naval Institute, (1967). Second Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xxi,(1),[1]-672,(2), frontis., + 32 p. of plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. Large 8vo, sail cloth. Contents: 1. 1607-1725: Colonial Maritime Policy; 2. 1726-1774: The Policy Pays Off; 3. 1775-1814: The Test of War; 4. 1815-1821: The First Western Ocean Queens; 5. [ibid.]: The First Coastal Queens; 6. [ibid.]:Start of Steam Competition; 7. 1822-1826: The Greater Queens Move in Check ... View more info

Canadian Addresses.

By: FOSTER, George E., Hon. WINTERBOTHAM, Arnold, (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bell & Cockburn / Herbert Jenkins Ltd., Toronto / London , 1914,:

Seller ID: 86480


FOSTER, George E., Hon. Canadian Addresses. Edited by Arnold Winterbotham. Toronto : Bell & Cockburn / London : Herbert Jenkins Ltd., MCMXIV [1914]. Pp [i]-xxi,(5),[1]-324, portrait frontispiece. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : 1. The Call of the State. 2. The NewNorth. 3. The Imperial Conferences. 4. Imperial Preference. 5. The Claims of the Nation on the Individual. 6. Naval Defence (pp 134-181). 7. The Callof Canada. 8. Reciprocity with the United States. 9. Some Problems of Empi re. 10. The Naval Policy of the Borden Government (pp 254-324). Sir George E... View more info

Abandoned Ocean : A History of United States Maritime Policy

By: GIBSON, Andrew and Arthur DONOVAN DONOVAN, Arthur

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press, Columbia, 2001, ISBN:1570034273:

Seller ID: 99436


GIBSON, Andrew and Arthur DONOVAN. The Abandoned Ocean : A History of United States Maritime Policy. (Columbia): University of South Carolina Press, (2001). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (4),v-xiv,(2),1-362,(2), + 20 p. of black and white illustrations. 8vo, illustrated pale ble and white card covers, black spine. "'The Abandoned Ocean' offers an in-depth appraisal of United States maritime policy from the establishment of a merchant marine immediately after the Revolutionary War through radical industry transformationsof the late twentieth century. In this sweeping analysis of federal pol... View more info

Royal Navy and the Northwest Coast of North America 1810-1914 : A Study of British Maritime Ascendancy. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: GOUGH, Barry M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 1971, ISBN:0774800003:

Seller ID: 31900


GOUGH, Barry M. The Royal Navy and the Northwest Coast of North America 1810-1914 : A Study of British Maritime Ascendancy. Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press, (1971). First Printing. Pp (6),vii- xvi,1-294,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. Moore & Purcell, Pacific Northwest Americana 1949-1974 S263. "The influence of the Royal Navyon the development of Pacific North America was both effective and extensi ve. During the struggle for dominance in the fur trade it was the Navy thatasserted and protected British interest. When difficulties with the Uni... View more info

Royal Navy and the Northwest Coast of North America 1810-1914 : A Study of British Maritime Ascendancy. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GOUGH, Barry M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 1971, ISBN:0774800003:

Seller ID: 50759


GOUGH, Barry M. The Royal Navy and the Northwest Coast of North America 1810-1914 : A Study of British Maritime Ascendancy. Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press, (1971). First Printing. Pp (6),vii- xvi,1-294,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. Moore & Purcell, Pacific Northwest Americana 1949-1974 S263. "The influence of the Royal Navyon the development of Pacific North America was both effective and extensi ve. During the struggle for dominance in the fur trade it was the Navy thatasserted and protected British interest. When difficulties with the Uni... View more info

Need to be More Professional ... Whatever that Means.

By: GRACE, John J. Naval War College Review Volume XXVII, Number 6/Sequence Number 255 May-JunREITZEL, William RALSTON, David B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Naval War College Review, 1975,:

Seller ID: 67575


GRACE, John J. "Need to be More Professional ... Whatever that Means." An article in Naval War College Review, Volume XXVII, Number 6/Sequence Number 255 May-June 1975, pp. 4-12. Newport, R.I.: Naval War College Review, 1975.Pp 100. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Also: "Strategic Proces s: in Theory and Practice" by William Reitzel; "Soviet Perceptions of D├ętente and Analysis of the American Political Process" by Professor Roger Hamburg; "The French Military and the Problem of Twentieth Century War" by Professor David B. Ralston; and others. Inner h... View more info

Canadian Defence Priorities : A Question of Relevance. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: GRAY, C.S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Clarke Irwin & Company Limited, Toronto, 1972, ISBN:077200563x:

Seller ID: 114431


GRAY, C.S. Canadian Defence Priorities : A Question of Relevance. With a foreword by John W. Holmes. Toronto and Vancouver : Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1972. First Printing. Pp. (16),[1]-293,(3). Map endpapers. 8vo, slate cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Dr. Colin S. Gray, b. December 29, 1943, a British-American stategist and professor. "Does Canada need a defence policy and if so, of what kind? Colin Gray starts from the premise that the spending of nearly $1.9 billion a year on defence ought to yield some benefits of relevance to Canadians. This 'question of relevance' is the m... View more info

In Peace and War : Interpretations of American Naval History, 1775-1984. Second Edition, Third Printing, Paperback

By: HAGAN, Kenneth J., (ed.) Contributions to Military History, no. 16) BRADFORD, James C. KENNEDY, Floyd D

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Greenwood Press, Westport, CT, 1978, ISBN:0313245819:

Seller ID: 111257


HAGAN, Kenneth J., (ed.). In Peace and War : Interpretations of American Naval History, 1775-1984. A Second Edition. Edited by Kenneth J. Hagan. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, (1984). Second Edition, Third Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xiv,(2),[3]-395,(7). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cardcovers, with white lettering to covers. Contributions in Military History, no. 16. Contents: 1. James C. Bradford's "The Navies of the American Revolution", 2. C. Terry Sharrer's "The Search for a Naval Policy, 1783-1812", 3. Linda Maloney's "The War of 1812: What Role for Sea Power?", 4. David F.... View more info

Multicrises : Sea Power and Global Policies in the Missile Age. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: HOWE, Jonathan Trumbull

Price: $30.00

Publisher: M.I.T. Press / MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1971, ISBN:0262080435:

Seller ID: 105940


HOWE, Jonathan Trumbull. Multicrises : Sea Power and Global Policies in theMissile Age. Cambridge, Mass. & London :The MIT Press, (1971). First Editi on. Pp. (9),[x]-xii,(2),[3]-412. Tables, diagrams, maps, &c in text. Index.8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. Myron Smith, The United States Navy and Coast Guard, 1946-1983 : A Bibliography 2965; Myron Smith, The So viet Navy, 1941-1978 : A Guide to Sources in English 1065; Papadakis and Glassner, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography : Supplement to the 1980 edition 8144. "Indirect confrontation of superpow... View more info

Ocean and Inland Water Transportation. First Edition.

By: JOHNSON, Emory R.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1920,:

Seller ID: 109988


JOHNSON, Emory R. Ocean and Inland Water Transportation. New York : D. Appleton and Company, 1920. Pp (6),vii-xxii,(2),3-395,(3) + 3 folding specimen documents (opp. p.72, 108) + folding map (opp. p.50). Some tables, diagramsand b&w photos, map in the text. 8vo, maroon cloth, blindstamped lettering to front, gilt lettering to spine. "The discussion of transportation by wa ter naturally divides itself into two parts, transportation upon the ocean and upon inland waterways. Ocean transportation exceeds the traffic of inland waterways in volume and importance, and, for economic and political ... View more info

Thence Round Cape Horn :The Story of United States Naval Forces on Pacific Station, 1818-1923. in dj.

By: JOHNSON, Robert Erwin JONES, Thomas Catesby]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: United States Naval Institute, Annapolis, Md., 1963,:

Seller ID: 33368


JOHNSON, Robert Erwin. Thence Round Cape Horn :The Story of United States Naval Forces on Pacific Station, 1818-1923. Annapolis, Md.: United States Naval Institute, (1963). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xiii,(3),1-276,(4) + 8-page section of illustrations. Map end-papers. 8vo, tan cloth. Tutorow, The Mexican-American War: An Annotated Bibliography 3355. "[...] I have endeavored to reveal the policies responsible for the assignment of an American naval force to the eastern Pacific and for its maintenance there. Because the warships influenced, and were influenced by, the political, economic, an... View more info

Naval Strategy in Northeast Asia : Geo-strategic Goals, Policies and Prospects (Cass Series: Naval Policy and History)

By: KIM, Duk-Ki

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Frank Cass, London, 2000, ISBN:071464966X:

Seller ID: 103540


KIM, Duk-Ki, Commander. Naval Strategy in Northeast Asia : Geo-strategic Goals, Policies and Prospects. London and Portland, OR : Frank Cass, (2000). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xxiv,1-261,(3). Tables, maps. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. Volume 9 in the Cass Series: Naval Policy and History. "The purpose of this study is to design a co-operative maritime security model for Northeast Asia through the application of naval arms control and disarmament measures, maritime confidence-building measures (MCBMs) and maritime co-operation measures (MCMs). [...] Over the past decade, ... View more info

Fifteen Lectures on Showa Japan : Road to the Pacific War in Recent Historiography. First Edition in dustjacket

By: KIYOTADA, Tsutsui (ed.) MAKITO, Noda NARUM, Paul Japan Library series

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Japan Publishing Industry Foundation for Culture, Tokyo, 2016, ISBN:9784916055606:

Seller ID: 115144


KIYOTADA, Tsutsui (ed.). Fifteen Lectures on Showa Japan : Road to the Pacific War in Recent Historiography. Translated by Noda Makito and Paul Narum.(Tokyo) : Japan Publishing Industry Foundation for Culture, (March 2016). First Edition. Pp (4),iii-xiii,(3),3-300,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustratedpaper-covered boards (hardcover), lettered in blue, white and black. "Why did Showa Japan rush to war? Where did Japan fail? This compilation of the most up-to-date studies by 15 spirited Japanese historians tries to find answers to these questions. Each chapter contains a list of selected refere... View more info

Malacca, Singapore and Indonesia. Volume 2 in the International Straits of the World series. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: LEIFER. Michael International Straits of the World, Vol.2

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Sijthoff and Noordhoff, Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands, 1978, ISBN:9028607781:

Seller ID: 103285


LEIFER. Michael. Malacca, Singapore and Indonesia. Alphen aan den Rijn, TheNetherlands : Sijthoff and Noordhoff, 1978. First Edition. Pp. (4),v-xi,(1 ),1-217,(3). Maps in text. 8vo, grey cloth, dark green lettering to spine. Volume 2 in the International Straits of the World series. Papadakis & Glassner, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography : Supplement to the 1980 edition 1808. "This is a unique multidisciplinary studyof the issue of maritme transit through the complex of international water ways which form a strategic junction between the Indian and Pacific Oce... View more info