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1931 International Code of Signals. American Edition.

By: SIGNALING) U.S. NAVY, Hydrographic Office.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: G.P.O., 1956,:

Seller ID: 31883


(SIGNALING). The 1931 International Code of Signals. American Edition. (Reprinted 1956). Volume I: For Visual and Sound Signaling. Washington: U.S. G.P.O., 1956. Pp 361. Large 8vo, black cloth. H.O. No. 103. Sections include:"Methods of Signaling", "Signaling by Flags", "Morse Signaling", "Signalin g by Flashing Light", "Signaling by Sound", "Signaling by Semaphore", "Signal Code". With appendixes giving emergency s... View more info

77 Dream Songs. First American Edition in dustjacket.

By: BERRYMAN, John

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Co., New York, 1964,: 1964

Seller ID: 109624


BERRYMAN, John. 77 Dream Songs. New York: Farrar, Straus & Co., (1964). First Printing. Pp. (8),ix-xi,(3),3-84. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Stefanik, John Berryman : A Descriptive Bibliography A 11.I.a.Light spotting to boards, name inked to flyleaf, else very good in nicked, foxed, unclipped dustjacket. 60.00 View more info

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A Friendly Invasion : The American Military in Newfoundland 1940-1990. FirstEdition in dustjacket.

By: CARDOULIS, John N.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Breakwater, St. John's, 1990, ISBN:0920911854: 1990

Seller ID: 12241

ISBN: 0920911854


CARDOULIS, John N. A Friendly Invasion : The American Military in Newfoundland 1940-1990. (St. John's, Newfoundland) : Breakwater, (1990). First Printing. Pp (6),7-224. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "Nineteen ninety marks the fiftieth anniversary of the American military presence in Newfoundland and Labrador. In this spectacular review, the author describes the highlights of each major U.S. base an... View more info

Abandon Ship! : The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the Navy's Greatest Sea Disaster. 1st pbk.

By: NEWCOMB, Richard F. MAAS, Peter

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Perennial, New York, 2002, ISBN:0060959215:

Seller ID: 73947


NEWCOMB, Richard F. Abandon Ship! : The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the Navy's Greatest Sea Disaster. With an introduction and afterword by PeterMaas. (New York): Perennial, (2002). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (4),[i] -xx,(4),[1]-326,(6), + 8 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers with red spine. Faint cover creasing, gift inscription to ffep,else vg. 14.00 View more info

Abandon Ship! : The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the Navy's Greatest Sea Disaster. in dj.

By: NEWCOMB, Richard F. MAAS, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: HarperCollins, New York, 2001, ISBN:006018471x:

Seller ID: 89278


NEWCOMB, Richard F. Abandon Ship! : The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the Navy's Greatest Sea Disaster. With an introduction and afterword by PeterMaas. (New York): HarperCollins, (2001). Pp. (8),[ix]-xv,(5),[1]-326,(2). 8vo, black paper covered boards with grey spine. Vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

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Account of the Expedition of the British Fleet to Sicily , In the Years 1718, 1719, and 1720. 2d ed.

By: BYNG, George, Sir]

Price: $650.00

Publisher: J. and R. Tonson, 1739,:

Seller ID: 39999


[BYNG, George, Sir]. An Account of the Expedition of the British Fleet to Sicily , In the Years 1718, 1719, and 1720, under the Command of Sir George Byng, Bart. (Afterwards Viscount Torrington) Admiral and Commander in Chiefof His Majesty's Fleet; and his Majesty's Commissary and Plenipotiary to t he Several Princes and States of Italy. Collected from the Admiral's Manuscripts, and other Original Papers. The Second Edition. L: Printed for J. andR. Tonson, 1739. Pp 96. 8... View more info

Aces & Wingmen : Men, Machines and Units of the United States Army Air Force, Eighth Fighter Command and 354th Fighter Group, Ninth Air Force, 1943-5.signed in dj.

By: MORRIS, Danny TURNER, Richard E., Lt. Col., foreword SCUTTS, Jerry

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Neville Spearman, London, 1972, ISBN:0854352414:

Seller ID: 94892


MORRIS, Danny. Aces & Wingmen : Men, Machines and Units of the United States Army Air Force, Eighth Fighter Command and 354th Fighter Group, Ninth AirForce, 1943-5 . With a foreword by Lt Col Richard E. Turner. Illustrated b y Jerry Scutts. (London): Neville Spearman Ltd., (1972). First Printing. Pp. (14),15-488. Illustrated (some of which are in colour). Largely double column. Large 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "'Aces & Wingmen' contains storie... View more info

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Action in the North Atlantic. First Edition

By: GILPATRIC, Guy.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dutton, 1943,: 1943

Seller ID: 30858


GILPATRIC, Guy. Action in the North Atlantic. Illustrated with photographs. New York : E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1943. First Edition. Pp (8),9-189,(3) + b&w photo frontispiece + 11 leaves showing 23 b&w photos of scenes from the Humphrey Bogart film. 8vo (147 x 208 mm), light blue-grey cloth, with dark blue lettering to front & spine. A World War II adventure novel featuring the life of sailors in the United States Merchant Navy. John Guy Gilpa... View more info

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Address of Michael J. Ryan, Esq at the Commemoration of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Death of Commodore Barry, Father of the American Navy

By: RYAN, Michael J

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Knights of Columbus, 1903,:

Seller ID: 30603


RYAN, Michael J. Address of Michael J. Ryan, Esq at the Commemoration of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Death of Commodore Barry, Father of the American Navy; under the auspices of the Knights of Columbus; delivered at the Grand Opera House Broad and Montgomery Avenue on Sunday September 13, 1903. (Philadelphia): (n.d.). Pp 24. 8vo, printed wraps. A rousing piece of Irish-American oratory, taking as it fit and worthy object County Wexford native John Barry. Barry l... View more info

Administration of the Navy Department in World War II

By: FURER, Julius Augustus, Rear Admiral EDISON, Charles, foreword. ELDER, Ernest McNeill, Rear Admiral, intro.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Department of the Navy, 1959,:

Seller ID: 38326


FURER, Julius Augustus, Rear Admiral. Administration of the Navy Departmentin World War II. With a Foreword by The Honorable Charles Edison; and an I ntroduction by Rear Admiral Ernest McNeill Elder. Washington: (Department of the Navy), 1959. Pp 1042. 8vo, blue cloth. Contents include: "The Naval Establishment- An Overall Survey"; "Secretary of the Navy"; "Chief of Naval Operations- Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Fleet"; "Fleet Organization"; &... View more info

Admiral Ernest J. King and the Strategy for Victory in the Pacific. An article in Naval War College Review, Winter 1976

By: KING, Ernest J.) REYNOLDS, Clark G. PRESTON, Richard A. Naval War College Review, Winter 1976)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Naval War College, Newport, RI, 1976,:

Seller ID: 66759


(KING, Ernest J.) REYNOLDS, Clark G., Professor. "Admiral Ernest J. King and the Strategy for Victory in the Pacific" . An article in Naval War College Review, Winter 1976, pp. 57-64. Newport, RI: Naval War College, 1976. Pp.(2),1-106. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Also of nautical interest: Harlan K. Ullman's "The Cuban Missile Crisis an d Soviet Naval Development: Myths and Realities", and Admiral Ernest J. King's "... View more info

Admiral George Dewey : A Sketch of the Man

By: BARRETT, John DEWEY, George, Admiral)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harper, 1899,:

Seller ID: 32657


BARRETT, John. Admiral George Dewey : A Sketch of the Man. NY: Harper and Brothers, 1899. Pp 279. 23 leaves of plates. Small 8vo, blue cloth, gilt anddec. to front, gilt to spine. Something of an instant book whose publicati on was occasioned by the ongoing war with Spain; nevertheless, the author has the proper credentials as former United States Minister to Siam and Special Correspondent with Dewey at Manila. While the focus is on the Admiral'srecent feats, there is al... View more info

Admiral Joseph Mason Reeves, USN.

By: REEVES, Joseph Mason, Admiral). HAYES, John D. Naval War College Review, Volume XXIII, Number 3 November 1970 ROBINSON, William H. BEX, John E.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Naval War College, Newport, RI, 1970,:

Seller ID: 67609


(REEVES, Joseph Mason, Admiral). HAYES, John D. "Admiral Joseph Mason Reeves, USN". An article in Naval War College Review, Volume XXIII, Number 3 November 1970, pp. 48-57. Newport, RI: Naval War College, 1970. Pp. 99. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Also: "An Element of International Affairs - The Military Mind" by Commander William H. Robinson, Jr., U.S. Navy; "Quantitative Information for Strategic Decisions" by MajorS... View more info

Admiral Number One : Some Incidents in the Life of Esek Hopkins, 1718-1802,First Admiral of the Continental Navy. ex-lib.

By: MILLER, Charles H HOPKINS, Esek.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: William-Frederick Press, 1962,:

Seller ID: 40928


MILLER, Charles H. Admiral Number One : Some Incidents in the Life of Esek Hopkins, 1718-1802, First Admiral of the Continental Navy. NY: William-Frederick Press, 1962. Pp 74, [8] pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth. A popular, revisionist biography of Rhode Island-born first commander of the Continental Navy, examining the events leading to his dismissal and disgrace. Ex-library (pouch, spine label, inkstamps), rubbed, else vg. Uncommon. 60.00 View more info

Admiral of the Fleet, Sir Provo W. P. Wallis ; A Memoir. First Edition.

By: BRIGHTON, J.G.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co,, London, 1892,:

Seller ID: 110936


BRIGHTON, J.G., m.d. Admiral of the Fleet, Sir Provo W. P. Wallis ; A Memoir. With Numerous Illustrations, Charts, &c. London : Hutchinson & Co., 1892. First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xiv,(2),[3]-299,(3) + portrait frontispiece. The 13 plates (two of which are charts) are included in the pagination. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt device to front board, gilt lettering to spine, t.e.g. Catalogue of the Library of the National Maritime Museum, Vol 2. Biography 1412; Perrin, Admiralty Li... View more info

Admiral Raymond A. Spruance and the Naval War College. Part I & II: in 2 volume set

By: BUELL, Thomas, Lieutenant Commander Naval War College Review XXIII, No. 7, March 1971. Naval War College Review XXIII, No. 8, April 1971. SPRUANCE, Raymond A., Admiral) .

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Naval War College Review, 1971,:

Seller ID: 66769


(SPRUANCE, Raymond A., Admiral). BUELL, Thomas, Lieutenant Commander. "Admiral Raymond A. Spruance and the Naval War College: Part I - Preparing for World War II." An article in Naval War College Review, XXIII, No. 7, March 1971, pp. 30-51. Newport, R.I.: Naval War College Review, 1971. Pp. 110. Illustrated; double column. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Also: "Political Beliefs and Public Opinion" by Dr. Lloyd A. Free; "The Philosophy of the Countercul... View more info

Admiral Sims and the Modern American Navy. 1st US no dj.

By: MORISON, Elting E. SIMS, William Sowden, Admiral)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1942,:

Seller ID: 77563


MORISON, Elting E. Admiral Sims and the Modern American Navy. With illustrations. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1942. First American Printing. Pp. [i]-xiv,(2),[1]-547,(1), + 24 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with darkblue lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Early Youth, 1858-1876; 2. The United States Naval Academy, 1876-1882; 3. A Liberal Education, 1883-1 895; 4. The Intelligence Officer, 1895-1898; 5. Eleven Thousand Pages, 1896-1900; 6. The United Stat... View more info

Admiral William Shepherd Benson : First Chief of Naval Operations. in dj.

By: BENSON, William Shepherd, Admiral). KLACKO, Mary. TRASK, David F. BURKE, Arleigh A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Naval Institute, 1987, ISBN:0870210351:

Seller ID: 35446


(BENSON, William Shepherd, Admiral). KLACKO, Mary. Admiral William ShepherdBenson : First Chief of Naval Operations. With David F. Trask; foreword by Arleigh A. Burke. Annapolis, Md.: Naval Institute Press, (1987). Pp xviii, 268. 8vo, brown cloth. A well researched biography of the United States' Great War chief of naval operations, which seeks to place his achievements inthe context of an emerging American nationalism. "This biography of Admira l William Shepherd Be... View more info

Admiral's House and its Occupants

By: U.S. Navy)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Naval History Division, Navy Department, 1963,:

Seller ID: 19667


(U.S. Navy). Admiral's House and its Occupants. (Washington, D.C.) : Naval History Division, Navy Department, 1963. Pp 32. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, card covers. Vg. 12.00 View more info

Aegis : Guided Missile Cruiser. card covers

By: BAILEY, Dennis M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Motorbooks International, 1991,:

Seller ID: 19753


BAILEY, Dennis M. Aegis : Guided Missile Cruiser. Photography by Arnold Meisner. (Osceola, WI) : Motorbooks International, (1991). Pp 96. Illustrated.8vo, card covers. Vg. 12.00 View more info