WORLD WAR ONE NAVAL - BOOKS FOR SALE
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i.e. not by alphabet or by price.
They are mostly hardback, except where indicated.
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GERMAN WARSHIPS OF WWI - £28.00
The RN's Official Guide
to the Capital Ships, Cruisers, Destroyers, Submarines and Small Craft
Published by Greenhill Books 1992. Over 400 pages of plans, photographs
THE GRAND FLEET 1914-1916 - £12.50
By Admiral Jellicoe.
Published 1919. Over 500 pages of detail on the Royal Navy, its ships
and bases, covering the period up to and including the Battle of
Jutland. Ex libris.
JANE'S FIGHTING SHIPS OF WWI (Studio
Edition) - £20.00
1990 Edition. More than
1000 illustrations of all the combatants 1914-1918. Very good condition.
A NAVAL HISTORY OF WWI - £35.00
By Paul G. Halpern.
Published by UCL Press 1995 (first published 1994).
590 pages covering all aspects of the war at sea. With maps. Excellent
WARSHIPS OF WORLD WAR I - £13.50
Published by Phoebus
1973. 160 pages, well illustrated by photographs and drawings showing
the various warships taking part in the conflict and the actions in
which they participated. Excellent condition.
THE AUXILIARY PATROL - £25.00
By E. Keble Chatterton
1923. Over 300 pages of detailed accounts of the multitude of small ship
actions carried out in WWI, written by someone who took part in many of
them. In fair condition.
Q SHIPS AND THEIR STORY - £25.00
By E. Keble Chatterton.
1922. Over 250 pages of text with some photographs and plans.
Fascinating story of those wolves in sheep's clothing on the high seas
in WW1. In good condition.
THE NAVAL ANNUAL 1913 - £15.50
By David and Charles.
1970 reprint (first published 1913). A comparison of the navies of the
powers at the start of the World War. Illustrated with scale drawings.
THE PHANTOM FLOTILLA - £7.50
By Peter Shankland.
Fascinating story of how Britain dragged two motor launches through
dense African bush for hundreds of miles to combat the German naval
presence on Lake Tanganyika. The party was under the command of one of
the most flamboyant egotistical naval commanders the RN has ever
BALTIC EPISODE - £15.00
By Capt. Augustus Agar
V.C. Published 1963. The story of British Coastal Motor Boat actions in
the Gulf of Finland in 1919 when the results of the revolution was still
in the balance. In excellent condition.
Q BOAT ADVENTURES - £15.00
By Lt. Commander H.
Austen V.C. FIRST EDITION. A stirring factual account of the Q
boat actions of WW1 by someone who was there. Good condition.
AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN WARSHIPS OF WWI -
By Rene Greger.
Published 1976. A sought after book. Gives specifications and b/w
pictures of the fleets of these countries during the conflict, also a
large section on their aircraft. In excellent condition.
JANE'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1914 - £25.00
Edited by Fred T. Jane.
A 1969 reprint of the 1914 edition. 500 pages of details, pictures and
plans of the World navies in 1914. Good condition.
THE MOTOR SHIP MOTOR BOAT - £30.00
A hardback publication
comprising copies of this magazine July to December 1914. Lots of
articles, plans etc of large and small craft of the time. The cover is
WARSHIPS OF WW1 No. 4 - MISCELLANEOUS
By H.M. Le Fleming.
Paperback. 70 pages of b&w photographs and information.
THE FLEET THAT HAD TO DIE - £5.00
By Richard Haugh. Published 1963.
An account of the battle of Tsu-Shima between Russia and Japan.
NAVAL BATTLES OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR
By Geoffrey Bennett.
1983 edition. Paperback. An account of the various naval battles in the
first World War.
SUBMARINE BOATS: The beginnings of
underwater warfare - £5.00
Compton-Hall. Published 1983. Paperback. 180 pages of b&w photographs
and information on the early years of submarine warfare. Acceptable
ZEEBRUGGE - £5.00
By Barrie W. Pitt.
Published 1958. Over 200 pages of photographs, plans and text covering
this iconic raid.
DREADNOUGHTS IN CAMERA - £25.00
By R.D. Thomas and
Brian Patterson. Published 1998. 180 pages of mainly photographs (b&w),
text and plans of dreadnoughts. Excellent condition.
BRITISH DESTROYERS IN WORLD WAR ONE -
By R.A. Burt. Published
1986 by Arms & Armour Press Ltd. 60 plus pages of photographs. Good
SUBMARINES OF WORLD WAR ONE -
By Paul J. Kemp