With a Foreword by Charles Edison, Secretary of the Navy; and an Introduction by Rear Admiral Ernest McNeill Elder. Pp xxxvi, 1042. Photo plates, charts. Organization charts of the Navy Dept. in WWII on endpprs. Size: Small 4 to 10 "H. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Administration of the Navy Department in ...
Publisher: U. S. Government Printing Office
Publication Date: 1959
Binding: Dark Blue Gilt Dcrtd Ltrd Clth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Department of the Navy, 1959, 1959. FURER, Julius Augustus, Rear Admiral. Administration of the Navy Departmentin World War II. With a Foreword by The Honorable Charles Edison; and an Introduction by Rear Admiral Ernest McNeill Elder. Washington: (Department of the Navy), 1959. Pp 1042. 8vo, blue cloth. Contents include: "The Naval Establishment- An Overall Survey"; "Secretary of the Navy"; "Chief of NavalOperations- Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Fleet"; "Fleet Organization"; "The Bureau System"; "Bureau of Ships"; "Bureau of Naval Personnel"; "Bureau of Ordnance"; "Bureau of Aeronautics"; "Bureau of Yards and Docks"; "The Bureau of Supplies and Accounts"; "Bureau of Medicine and Surgery"; "The Shore Establishment"; "The United States Marine Corps"; "The United States Coast Guard"; "The Judge Advocate General and the General Counsel"; "External Relations"; "Naval Logistics"; "Research and Development"; "Industrial Developmentand Material Procurement"; "Civilian Personnel". Covers slightly rubbed and soiled, else vg. 110.00. Bookseller Inventory # 38326
Book Description Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C., 1959. Hardback. Blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and gilt seal of the U.S. Navy on front cover, large 8vo, xxxvi, 1042 pp. Blue endpapers with an organizational chart of the Navy Department as of June 15, 1943. Presentation copy, warmly inscribed as follows: "Inscribed to Fred S. Meigs whose extraordinary proficiency as a librarian was of inestimable help to me in writing this book. Julius A. Furer, Washington D.C., August 18, 1960." Meigs was a librarian at the Navy Library in Washington. Included is a tipped in card, taped to the ffep, presenting this book to Meigs from Rear Admiral Ernest McNeill Eller, who wrote the introduction to this book. Clean, unmarked book, binding tight. An exhaustive analysis of Navy administrative efforts during World War II. Book condition VG+, with the covers showing just a hint of shelf wear. Binding: Hardback. Bookseller Inventory # EB5668