Allied Coastal Forces of World War II Volume 1: Fairmile Marine Company Designs and U.S. Submarine Chasers :: John Lambert soon to be presented for sale on the inspired BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Conway Maritime Press, 2002, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white photographs; Facsimiles; Diagrams; Tables; Appendices ;
From the cover: The major contribution made by Coastal Forces to the Allied war effort has been fully recognised in literature on the Second World War. Motor torpedo boats, PT boats, motor gunboats, launches and submarine chasers served with distinction throughout the war and in every theatre. They performed invaluable service as patrol boats, convoy escorts, minelayers and minesweepers, harbour defence vessels, light landing craft, RAF rescue boats and transports for agents on clandestine missions.
Allied Coastal Forces is the only publication to deal comprehensively with the technical detail…
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 256 pages. Bibliography. 12″ x 10″.
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