In Harm’s Way: The Story of HMS Kenya a Second World War Cruiser :: Brian James Crabb soon to be presented for sale on the astounding BookLovers of Bath web site!
Stamford: Paul Watkins, 1998, Hardback.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Diagrams; Maps; Portrait to the frontispiece; Silhouettes; Addenda; Appendices ;
From the cover: This book records the actions of the intrepid Fiji class cruiser HMS Kenya and her many exploits throughout the Second World War and subsequent service until 1962, when she was scrapped. During the War she took part in many major events, the first of which was the pursuit of the German battleship Bismarck. During her convoy work she sank two enemy ships before joining in the clandestine raid on Vaagso, Norway, an operation forever known as The Perfect Raid. During the winter of 1941/2, <…
Pictorial boards. [XII] 238 pages. Index. Bibliography. 10″ x 7½”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I sweet-talk you into considering additional gorgeous books that are part of my Military Naval catalogue?
Always buying books in the Bath & Bristol area…