The Lower Deck of the Royal Navy 1900-39: Invergordon in Perspective :: Anthony Carew soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
Manchester University Press, 1981, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white photographs; Frontispiece portrait; Appendix;
From the cover: In September 1931 men of the Atlantic Fleet refused to put to sea. Spontaneous and short-lived, the mutiny at Invergordon took the Admiralty unawares. It need not have: for thirty years discontent had been simmering on the lower deck. But ratings were not allowed to speak out, and Authority, more interested in hardware than human personnel, clamped down on every avenue of complaint. Now cuts in already miserable pay seemed…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block and the top edges of the boards. The contents complete, clean and tight.
Blue boards with Silver titling to the Spine. (xx) 269 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I draw your attention to more books in my Military Naval catalogue?