Choose your shipping method in Checkout. Costs may vary based on destination.
Fine in Very Good+ jacket. 4to-over 9æ"-12" tall. Hardcover, large quarto bound in black cloth, in publisher's pictorial black dust-jacket. 416 pages. Extensively illustrated with diagrams, silhouettes and photographs. First American edition, first printing distributed by the Naval Institute Press, being printed and bound in Great Britain by Tanner Limited. A monumental reference source, compiled from the confidential naval books regularly updated by British Intelligence. Unlike the censored reference works, such as Jane's, which were available to the public, these books were more fulsome in their detail, not only covering aspects of technological import omitted from the public offerings, but also containing comment and analysis of the effectiveness of the combat designs being presented. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Dust-jacket shows small nick at top of spine, else as new. A fine copy in a very good+ dust-jacket. A large, heavy book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage.
Alibris, the Alibris logo, and Alibris.com are registered trademarks of Alibris, Inc.
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.