Submarines, Escorts and Coastal Forces :: D. K. Brown

Submarines, Escorts and Coastal Forces :: D. K. Brown soon to be presented for sale on the impressive BookLovers of Bath web site!

London: Conway Maritime Press, 1996, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Number 2 in the series. Includes: Black & white profiles; Line drawings; Black & white photographs; Tables; List of abbreviations; 2-column text; Frontispiece;

From the cover: At the end of the Second World War the Director of Naval Construction set the various design teams within his department the task of recording their wartime activities. All types were covered from the largest fleet carrier to the humblest tug, and the short summaries described the principal achievements of each design and distilled the lessons of combat.

By a quirk of history these essays …

In the The Design and Construction of British Warships 1939-1945: The Official Record series.

Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Heavily faded at the spine of the dust wrapper, a decent copy otherwise.

Burgundy boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 158 pages. Index. 11″ x 8″.

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?


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