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Stand By to Beach! 1st UK no dj

By: HOLMAN, Gordon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1944,:

Seller ID: 91159


HOLMAN, Gordon. Stand By to Beach! London: Hodder & Stoughton, (December 1944). First Printing. Pp 223. Illustrated. 8vo, light blue cloth. Law 0553. Contents : Turn of the Tide; The Waiting Armada; Off to Normandy!; Day of Destiny; The Thunder of Assault; Into France; The Bay of the Seine; Champions of Liberty; By Land, Sea and Air; Anglo-American Squadron; Gateway to theContinent; The Naval Leaders. Light shelfwear, front inner hinge tender, e lse very good. Lacking dj. 25.00 View more info

Status and Extent of Adjacent Waters : A Historical Orientation First Edition

By: OUDENDIJK, J.K. GROTIUS, Hugo

Price: $70.00

Publisher: A. W. Sijthoff, Leyden , 1970, ISBN:9021891301:

Seller ID: 103282


OUDENDIJK, J.K. Status and Extent of Adjacent Waters : A Historical Orientation. Leyden : A. W. Sijthoff, 1970. First Edition. Pp. (6),[vii]-xiii,(3),3-231,(6). Index. 8vo, plain white cardcovers in dustjacket. No 2 in the collection Nova et vetera iuris gentium : Publicaties van het Volkenrechtelijk Instituut der Rijksuniversiteit te Utrecht, Serie B: Volkenrechtsgeschiedenis. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 217. Dr Johanna Katharina Oudendijk (b. 1906). "The present work is labelled a "historicasl orientation" because it attempts to describe past views on ... View more info

Straight Baselines - Argentina

By: Nautical - Law] International Boundary Study, Series A - Limits in the Seas, No. 44)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Office of the Geographer, Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Department of States, Washington, DC, 1972,:

Seller ID: 65904


[Nautical - Law]. Straight Baselines : Argentina. Washington, DC: Office ofthe Geographer, Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Department of State, 1972. Pp. [2],(1)-2, + 1 folding map in pouch at rear. 4to, stapled printedblue card covers with no spine. International Boundary Study, Series A - L imits in the Seas, No. 44. Occasional pencilling, else very good. 30.00 View more info

Straight Baselines - France

By: Nautical - Law] International Boundary Study, Series A - Limits in the Seas, No. 37)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Office of the Geographer, Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Department of States, Washington, DC, 1972,:

Seller ID: 65902


[Nautical - Law]. Straight Baselines : France. Washington, DC : Office of the Geographer, Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Department of State, 1972. Pp. [2],(1)-7,[1], + 1 folding map in pouch and two folding maps laid in at rear. 4to, stapled printed blue card covers with no spine. International Boundary Study, Series A, Limits in the Sea, no. 37. Very good. 35.00 View more info

Straits of Malacca : International Co-operation, Funding & Navigational Safety. First edition in dustjacket

By: AHMAD, Hamzah (ed.) GOLD, Edgar

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Pelanduk Publications / Maritime Institute of Malaysia, Malaysia, 1997, ISBN:9679785769:

Seller ID: 101052


AHMAD, Hamzah (ed.). The Straits of Malacca : International Co-operation, Funding & Navigational Safety. (Malaysia) : Pelanduk Publications in association with Maritime Institute of Malasyia, (1997). First Edition. Pp (12),3-359,(3). Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : Part One - The Straits of Malacca. 1. The Straits of Malacca: A Profile. 2. Regional Co-operation and the Straits of Malacca (by Wan Awang bin Wan Yaacob). 3. The Straits of Malacca in the Malaysian Economy (by G. Naidu). 4. An Overview of Pollution Issues in the Straits of Malacca (by Kir... View more info

Strange Crimes at Sea. in dj.

By: DAVIDSON, Louis B., and Eddie DOHERTY. DOHERTY, Eddie. McFEE, William (Intro.) GRANT, Gordon.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1954,:

Seller ID: 62132


DAVIDSON, Louis B., and Eddie DOHERTY. Strange Crimes at Sea. Illustrated by Gordon Grant and with an introduction by William McFee. NY: Thomas Y. Crowell, (1954). Pp 273 + [6] leaves of plates. 8vo, red cloth. Tales of mutiny, piracy, treasure, slave trading and whaling are all part of this collection of nautical adventure. "Here are dramatized re-creations of the most notable and outstanding crimes that have occurred on the high seas during thepast two thousand years - dating from the capture of the great Julius Caes ar by barbarian pirates to the bloody revolt aboard the mighty Russian ... View more info

Strategy for the Seas : The Regional Seas Programme Past and Future card covers

By: HULM, Peter

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Regional Seas Programme Activity Centre,, Geneva, 1983, ISBN:9994593765:

Seller ID: 48044


HULM, Peter. A Strategy for the Seas : The Regional Seas Programme Past andFuture. Geneva : Regional Seas Programme Activity Centre, United Nations E nvironment Programme, 1983. Pp 28 including 1 pp map. Tall 8vo, printed stapled card covers. "Why a strategy for the seas? For an answer we need look no fruther than the Mediterranean. The pollution of its waters led many to fear that this age-old crossroads of civilization could be dying, that its regenerative powers had been so abused they would simply collapse. [...] Destructive development is by no means unique to the Mediterranean, but o... View more info

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Strategy of Sea Power : Its Development and Application : Based on the Lees-Knowles Lectures delivered in the University of Cambridge, 1961. Second Printing in dustjacket.

By: ROSKILL, S.W.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1963,: 1963

Seller ID: 108167


ROSKILL, Captain S.W. The Strategy of Sea Power : Its Development and Application : Based on the Lees-Knowles Lectures delivered in the University of Cambridge, 1961. London : Collins, (May 1963). Second Printing. Pp (6),7-288. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Law 0075. "For centuries sea power has been the first and last means both of defending our country and of striking at our enemies. What part, if any, can it play in an age of nuclear weapons and guided missiles? It is the argument of this clear and succinct historical survey that the principles and practic... View more info

Strike from the Sea: A Survey of British Naval Air Operations, 1909-1969. in dj.

By: JACKSON, Robert

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Arthur Barker, London, 1970,:

Seller ID: 95778


JACKSON, Robert. Strike from the Sea : A Survey of British Naval Air Operations, 1909-1969. London: Arthur Barker Ltd., (1970). First UK Printing. Pp 234. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed red. Law 0778. "On 19 July 1918, six Sopwith Camels took off from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier Furious off the Schleswig coast. Their mission -- to bomb the German Zeppelin sheds at Tondern. It was the first time in history that a force of aircraft had been launched against an enemy objective from an aircraft carrier: the first ever strike from sea. In the h... View more info

Strike from the Sea: A Survey of British Naval Air Operations, 1909-1969. in dj. ex-library

By: JACKSON, Robert

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Arthur Barker, London, 1970,:

Seller ID: 31486


JACKSON, Robert. Strike from the Sea : A Survey of British Naval Air Operations, 1909-1969. L.: Arthur Barker Ltd., (1970). Pp 234. Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth. Law 0778. Ex-library (discard stamp, pouch, etc.), else vg in dj. 17.50 View more info

Structure of the International Environment. The Future of the InternationalLegal Order, Volume 4. Hardcover.

By: BLACK, Cyril, ed. FALK, Richard A., ed.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1972, ISBN:0691092214:

Seller ID: 112304


BLACK, Cyril E., and Richard A. FALK, eds. The Structure of the International Environment. The Future of the International Legal Order, Volume 4. Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, 1972. Pp. (6),[vii]-xvi,(2),[3]-637,(3). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettered black title block to spine. Of nautical interest: 5. "The Management of Ocean Resources: Regimes for Structuring the Maritime Envionrment" (by L.F.E. Goldie, pp. 155-247). Also: Part I: Man and His Environment: 1. "Future Systems of Identity in the World Community" (by Harold Lasswell); 2. "Population"... View more info

Struggle for the Mediterranean 1939-1945. 1st US in dj

By: De BELOT, Raymond FIELD, James A., trans

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press, 1951,:

Seller ID: 47276


De BELOT, Raymond. The Struggle for the Mediterranean, 1939-1945. . Translated by James A. Field, Jr. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1951. First U.S. Edition. Pp 287. 8vo, blue cloth. Law 0280. Written by a Rear Admiral in the French Navy (ret.). A translation of La guerre aéronavale en Méditerranée, 1939-1945. 17 chapters including: 1. The Mediterranean Theater To June 25 1940; 7. The Battle of Matapan; 8. The Axis Offensive In The Eastern Med iterranean; 11. The Landings in North Africa; 12. The War at Sea during the Tunisian Campaign; 14. The Invasion of Italy; 16. The Landings ... View more info

Studies in Maritime Economics. 2d Printing

By: GOSS, R.O.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1970, ISBN:0521073294:

Seller ID: 44143


GOSS, R.O. Studies in Maritime Economics. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1970. Second Printing. Pp (6),vii-viii,1-194. Tables and diagrams in thetext. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Seven studies by Richard O liver Goss (b.1929). Contents : 1. The Regulation of International Sea Transport; 2. USA Legislation and the Foreign Shipowner: A Critique; 3. Investment in Shipping and the Balance of Payments: A Case-Study of Import-Substitution Policy; 4. Economic Criteria for Optimal Ship Designs; 5. The Economics of Automation in British Shipping; 6. The Turnaround of Cargo Liners and... View more info

Sub-Lieutenant : A Personal Record of the War at Sea. 2nd UK in dustjacket.signed

By: KENNEDY, Ludovic

Price: $60.00

Publisher: B.T. Batsford Ltd, London, 1942,:

Seller ID: 64394


KENNEDY, Ludovic. Sub-Lieutenant : A Personal Record of the War at Sea. Illustrated by Photographs. London: B.T. Batsford Ltd., (November 1942). Second Printing. Pp. 104, frontispiece +12 pages of b&w photos. 8vo, blue cloth,darker blue lettering to front and spine. Law 0706. The author's account o f his "two years' spent in the Destryoer Flotilla of the Home Fleet", and his participation in "the Battle of Norway, the Lofoten Raid, the sinking ofthe Bismarck, the Spitzbergen Expedition, the Atlantic Charter Meeting, bo mbing attacks by enemy aircraft, and other incidents of Atlanti... View more info

Sub-Lieutenant : A Personal Record of the War at Sea. Second British Printing in dustjacket.

By: KENNEDY, Ludovic

Price: $20.00

Publisher: B.T. Batsford Ltd, London, 1942,:

Seller ID: 24868


KENNEDY, Ludovic. Sub-Lieutenant : A Personal Record of the War at Sea. Illustrated by Photographs. London: B.T. Batsford Ltd., (November 1942). Second Printing. Pp. 104, frontispiece +12 pages of b&w photos. 8vo, blue cloth,darker blue lettering to front and spine. Law 0706. The author's account o f his "two years' spent in the Destryoer Flotilla of the Home Fleet", and his participation in "the Battle of Norway, the Lofoten Raid, the sinking ofthe Bismarck, the Spitzbergen Expedition, the Atlantic Charter Meeting, bo mbing attacks by enemy aircraft, and other incidents of Atlanti... View more info

Submarine Upholder.

By: HART, Sydney.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: White Lion Publishers, London and New York , 1974, ISBN:0856175269:

Seller ID: 91008


HART, Sydney. Submarine Upholder. London and New York : White Lion Publishers, (1974). First White Lion Edition. Pp [1]-207,(1), frontispiece. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Anderson 572, Law 1118. “Over seventy submarines were lost in the Second World War; more than forty in the Mediterranean, the background of this story. This is the account of one such submarine, H.M.S. Upholder, her crew, and her captain, Lieutenant-Commander Malcolm David Wanklyn, who won the V.C. and two bars to a D.S.O. Their exploitsduring the battle for North Africa helped to turn the tide of war. Shiplo... View more info

Submarine Upholder. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HART, Sydney

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oldbourne, London, 1960,:

Seller ID: 18194


HART, Sydney. Submarine Upholder. London : Oldbourne, ([February] 1960). First Edition. Pp (6),7-[208] + frontispiece. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt letteringto spine. Anderson 572, Law 1118. "Lt.Cmdr. Malcolm David Wanklyn won the V.C. and two bars to a D.S.O. as captain of the Upholder. He stands out as the supreme submariner. The exploits of his crew during the battle for North Africa helped to turn the tide of war. Shipload after shipload of reinforcements needed desperately by Rommel's Afrika Korps were sunk as Upholder harried the sea lanes of the Mediterranean - an astonishing record of ... View more info

Submariner. 1st. no dj

By: ANSCOMB, Charles RAW, Sydney, Vice-Admiral, Sir (Foreword by)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: William Kimber, 1957,:

Seller ID: 63086


ANSCOMB, Charles. Submariner. Foreword by Vice-Admiral Sir Sydney Raw. L.: William Kimber, (1957). First Edition. Pp 203, including frontis. + [6] pp of plates. 8vo, black cloth. Anderson 25, Law 1108. "This is a great story of the sea and of the war below the surface; it is an enthralling picture of life in the confined, machinery-choked living space of an active service submarine [...]". -from the dust jacket. The official phrase for describinga submarine lost in battle was "Failed to return from patrol". Cox'n Ansco mb describes in detail the terrifying reality of this proce... View more info

Superships and Nation-States : The Transnational Politics of the Intergovernmental Maritime Consultative Organization. 1st pr. signed

By: SILVERSTEIN, Harvey B. Westview Replica Editions)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Westview Press, Boulder, Colorado, 1978, ISBN:0891580581:

Seller ID: 55788


SILVERSTEIN, Harvey B. Superships and Nation-States : The Transnational Politics of the Intergovernmental Maritime Consultative Organization. Boulder,CO: Westview Press, (1978). Pp (8),vii-xiii,(3),1-251,(7). Many tables in text. 8vo, blue cloth, dark blue lettering to front & spine. A Westview Replica Edition. Chapters : 1. Introduction; 2. Actors and Demands - Genesis of an Organization ; 3. From National Capabilities to Delegate Participation- Characteristics of Input to IMCO; 4. Internal Dynmaics and the Politics of Decision-Making; 5. IMCO Output - Towards Optimization of OrganizationalEf... View more info

Superships and Nation-States : The Transnational Politics of the Intergovernmental Maritime Consultative Organization. 1st pr. signed

By: SILVERSTEIN, Harvey B. Westview Replica Editions)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Westview Press, Boulder, Colorado, 1978, ISBN:0891580581:

Seller ID: 103294


SILVERSTEIN, Harvey B. Superships and Nation-States : The Transnational Politics of the Intergovernmental Maritime Consultative Organization. Boulder,CO: Westview Press, (1978). Pp (8),vii-xiii,(3),1-251,(7). Many tables in text. 8vo, blue cloth, dark blue lettering to front & spine. A Westview Replica Edition. Chapters : 1. Introduction; 2. Actors and Demands - Genesis of an Organization ; 3. From National Capabilities to Delegate Participation- Characteristics of Input to IMCO; 4. Internal Dynmaics and the Politics of Decision-Making; 5. IMCO Output - Towards Optimization of OrganizationalEf... View more info