The Hybrid Warship: The Amalgamation of Big Guns and Aircraft :: R. D. Layman & Stephen Mclaughlin soon to be presented for sale on the excellent BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Conway Maritime Press, 1991, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white profiles; Technical drawings; Black & white photographs; Cutaways; Frontispiece;
From the cover: The Hybrid Warship chronicles the seventy-year quest for an elusive, and perhaps impossible, goal: the combination of big guns and air power in a single ship that would be both more potent and cost-effective than separate battleships and aircraft carriers.
It is an idea that has exerted enormous, and continuing, influence over professionals and amateurs alike, and shows signs of revival and present-day …
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Slightly pulled at the top edge of the upper panel, a decent copy otherwise.
Grey boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 224 pages. Index. Bibliography. 11″ x 8″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I captivate you with this splendid selection from my Military Naval catalogue?