Depth Charge: Royal Naval Mines, Depth Charges and Underwater Weapons 1914-1945 :: Chris Henry soon to be presented for sale on the terrific BookLovers of Bath web site!
Barnsley: Pen & Sword Military, 2005, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Diagrams; Tables; Cutaways; Frontispiece;
From the cover: The history of weapons and warfare is usually written from the point of view of the battles fought and the tactics used. In naval warfare, in particular, the story of how these weapons were invented, designed and supplied is seldom told. Chris Henry, in this pioneering study, sets the record straight. He describes how, to counter the extraordinary threat posed by the U-boats in the world wars, the Royal Navy responded with weapons that kept open the vital supply routes of the Atlantic Ocean. He also celebrates the achieve…
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 197 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entice you with something lovely from my Military Naval catalogue?