NATO - Standing Naval Force Atlantic. Standing Naval Force Atlantic : Canada's Flagship Year : A pictorial account of NATO's Standing Naval Force under Canadian command, March 1978 to March 1979. (Halifax) : Hannington Publications, . First Edition. Pp. , unpaginated. Illustrated throughout with b&w photos, with the first page being an attractive colour reproduction of a dockside scene. Oblong 8vo, textured mitation leather navy cloth, gilt lettering and naval crests to front, plain spine.
A cruisebook in the academic yearbook style.
"This Book is dedicated to all the Ships and Men who participated as members ot the Standing Naval Force Atlantic 31 March, 1978 to 29 March, 1979 [...] And particularly the Officers and Men of the three Canadian Flagships HMCS Iroquois, HMCS Algonquin, HMCS Huron." - the dedication page.
The rest of the fleet : HMCS Protecteur AOR 509; HMS Ariadne F 72; HMS Bacchante F 69; HMS Phoebe F 42; HMS Sheffield D80 three years before her sinking in the Falklands War; FGS Emden F 221; FGS Schleswig-Holstein D 182; HNLMS Tjerk Hiddes F 804; NRP Alm Pereira Da Silva F472; FGS U-10; FGS U-14; HNoMS Bergen F 301; HNoMS Narvik F 304; HNoMS Trondheim F 302; HNLMS Evertsen F 815; HNLMS Limburg D 814; HNLMS Poolster A835; USS Paul FF 1080; USS Pharris FF 1094; USS Tattnall DDG-19; FGS Bayern F 217; FGS Lübeck F 214; FGS Luetjens D 185; RFA Grey Rover A 269; RFA Olwen A 122; RFA Tidepool A 76; HDMS Herluf Trolle F 353.