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The Metal Fighting Ship in the Royal Navy, 1860-1970. E. H. H. Archibald.
New York: Arco Publishing Company, 1971. Presumed first edition/first printing. Hardcover. 226 p. 32 cm. Illustrations (some in color). Bibliography. Index.
[Book #63786]
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2.
Ironclaw: A Navy Carrier Pilot's Gulf War Experience. Sherman Baldwin.
New York: William Morrow, c1996. 1st/Book Club Edition. 25 cm, 265, illus., map, glossary, chronology This compelling account of an aviator's life on a carrier during the Gulf War contains good combat descriptions of the fight against the Iraqis, as well as many details on the USS Midway and her history.
[Book #26003]
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Pearl Harbor. Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II, Battle Book, No. 10. A. J. Barker.
New York: Ballantine Books, 1970. Second Printing. 22 cm, 160, wraps, illus., plans. Introduction by Sir Basil Henry Liddell Hart.
[Book #33061]
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Suicide Weapon. Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century, Weapons Book, No. 22. A. J. Barker.
New York: Ballantine Books, 1971. First Printing. 21 cm, 160, wraps, illus., bookplate, covers quite worn and scuffed. Introduction by Barrie Pitt.
[Book #33074]
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5.
Soviet Air Power in Transition. Robert P. Berman.
Washington, DC: Brookings Institution, c1978. First Printing. 23 cm, 82, wraps, illus., sticker on front cover, pencil erasure on title page, few library markings, covers somewhat worn.
[Book #26491]
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6.
Soviet Air Power in Transition. Robert P. Berman.
Washington, DC: Brookings Institution, c1978. First Printing. 23 cm, 82, wraps, figures, tables, appendices, footnotes, spine faded, some wear to cover edges.
[Book #42216]
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The Encyclopedia of World Sea Power: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of the World's Navies and Their Warships. Chris Bishop, ed.
New York: Crescent Books, 1988. First? Printing. Oversized, 319, illus., diagrams, index, bookplate, pencil erasure on front endpaper, small tear in rear DJ repaired with tape.
[Book #32035]
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8.
Jane's Fighting Ships, 1956-57. Raymond V. B. Blackman, ed.
London: Jane's Fighting Ships, 1957. 13" x 8.5", 446, illus., tables, index, addenda, several pgs loose but present, board edges worn & threadbare in spots, boards somewhat scuffed.
[Book #36489]
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Price: $125.00
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Jane's Fighting Ships, 1964-65. Raymond V. B. Blackman, ed.
London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1964. Quarto, 459, illus., tables, index, addenda, library stamps, sm tear front flylf, bkplate ins fr bd, rear endpaper wrinkled, tears at spine.
[Book #23165]
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Jane's Fighting Ships, 1965-1966. Raymond V. B. Blackman, ed.
Great Missenden: Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1965. First? Printing. Quarto, 459, illus., tables, index, sticker on front board, some wear to board and spine edges, boards somewhat scratched.
[Book #53555]
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11.
Guide to the Soviet Navy. Siegfried Breyer, Norman Polmar.
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1982. Second Edition. Second Printing. 16 x 25 cm, 610, illus., bibliography, index, some wear and soiling to DJ, edges soiled.
[Book #39727]
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12.
Yesterday's Wings. Joseph E. Brown.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1982. First Edition [stated], presumed first printing. Hardcover. [6], 202 pages. Illustrations (some in color). Index. DJ has wear, tears, soiling, and chips. DJ is price clipped. Format is approximately 8.5 inches by 11.25 inches. Describes the history of the fighter planes of World War II and depicts the efforts of the members of the Confederate Air Force to rebuild and restore these airplanes. This is a pictorial celebration of the great aircraft of World War II and the C.A.F. pilots who fly them today. Joseph E. Brown,was a major in English at the University of Wisconsin and the University of Hawaii, Joe then served in the U.S. Navy from 1948- 1952 as a journalist and public information specialist in the Pacific during the Korean Conflict. A distinguished award winning free-lance writer and photographer, Joe wrote and edited for Harcourt Brace Jovanovich and served as editor of Sea Magazine. He was editor and publisher of Oceans Magazine. Before that he was an editor with the San Diego Union newspaper. Joe also was a war correspondent in Saigon.
[Book #75943]
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Torpedo Junction: With the Pacific Fleet from Pearl Harbor to Midway. Robert J. Casey.
Garden City, NY: Halcyon House, 1944. 436, illus., app, pp. 434-435 discolor, ink name ins fr flylf, DJ soiled & worn: sm tears, sev pcs missing, most of fr DJ missing.
[Book #8249]
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14.
Torpedo Junction: With the Pacific Fleet from Pearl Harbor to Midway. Robert J. Casey.
Indianapolis, IN: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1942. First Edition. 423, illus., maps, appendix, some discoloration inside boards, boards & spine worn, small tears to board & spine edges.
[Book #50155]
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15.
All About the U.S. Navy. Edmund L. Castillo.
New York: Random House, [1961]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 142, illus., index, some wear and soiling to boards, pencil erasure on half-title. Foreword by Fleet Admiral Chester C. Nimitz.
[Book #34061]
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16.
The World's Navies. Christopher Chant.
Secaucus, NJ: Chartwell Books, Inc. 1979. First? Printing. 31 cm, 253, illus., diagrams, index, bookplate, front DJ torn.
[Book #32052]
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17.
Carrier Admiral. J. J. Clark, Clark G. Reynolds.
New York: David McKay Company, Inc. 1967. 333, illus., map, index, DJ in plastic sleeve, DJ somewhat soiled and chipped.
[Book #38394]
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Price: $49.50
18.
Victory at Midway. Griffith Baily Coale.
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc. [1944]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 28 cm, 178, illus. (some color), map, ink notation inside front board, some discoloration to endpapers, corners sl bumped, marks on boards.
[Book #20694]
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19.
Ships of the Fleet. Elizabeth Mallett Conger.
New York: H. Holt and Company, [1946]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 178, illus., index, endpapers slightly discolored, stamp and erasure residue on front endpaper, boards somewhat worn and soiled.
[Book #26439]
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20.
Flight of the Intruder. Stephen Coonts.
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, c1986. Second Printing. 24 cm, 329, slight wear, soiling, and sticker residue to DJ.
[Book #33773]
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Flight of the Intruder. Stephen Coonts.
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, c1986. Third Printing. 24 cm, 329, slight wear and soiling to DJ.
[Book #35474]
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Flight of the Intruder. Stephen Coonts.
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, c1986. First Printing. 24 cm, 329, flyleaves stained, small stain and embossed address stamps on 2nd front flyleaf, sticker residue on front DJ.
[Book #40710]
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Price: $33.75
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Flight of the Intruder. Stephen Coonts.
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, c1986. Fourth Printing. 24 cm, 329, slight wear and soiling to DJ, front DJ flap price clipped. Inscribed by the author. INSCRIBED.
[Book #50450]
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Flight of the Intruder. Stephen Coonts.
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, c1986. Uncorr Galley Edition. 325, wraps, pencil underlining on a few pages, pencil notes on rear endpaper, covers creased, a few page corners turned Uncorrected Galleys. This is Coonts' first book.
[Book #51451]
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Combat Fleets of the World 1976/77: Their Ships, Aircraft, and Armament. Jean Labayle Couhat, ed.
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1976. First U.S.? Edition. First? Printing. 576, illus., diagrams, index, pencil erasure on front endpaper.
[Book #33837]
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