The Escort Carrier of the Second World War: Combustible, Vulnerable and Expendable! :: David Wragg

The Escort Carrier of the Second World War: Combustible, Vulnerable and Expendable! :: David Wragg soon to be presented for sale on the special BookLovers of Bath web site!

Barnsley: Pen & Sword Maritime, 2005, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Contains: Black & white photographs; Appendices [6];

From the cover: To the US Navy they were CVEs or carrier vessels escort. The Royal Navy called them, auxiliary carriers. To crews of endangered merchantmen in the Atlantic and Arctic oceans they were heaven-sent protection. To men who manned them, they were simply Combustible, Vulnerable, Expendable!

As the battle for command of the oceans gathered pace, the need for air cover against enemy aircraft and sub…

Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.

Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [VII] 232 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I woo you with the cream of the crop in my Military Naval catalogue?

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