Edited by S. W. Roskill. With an introduction and appendix by Evan Davies. Blue cloth with gilt titles. Issued without dustjacket. ; Tight, clean and crisp. The book appears unread and looks New. No inscriptions. No remainder mark. Not ex-library. As New. ; 8.40 X 5.90 X 1.40 inches; 258 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
This is the story of one man’s war and of the Royal Navy’s escort vessels — trawlers, corvettes and destroyers — that guarded Britain’s ocean life-lines across the Atlantic against the ravaging forays of U-Boats and surface raiders.
This highly acclaimed firsthand account of convoy escort operations in the North Atlantic from 1939 to 1945 is based on Rayner's astonishing war record.
About the Author: Denys Arthur Rayner was a Royal Navy officer who fought throughout the Battle of the Atlantic. After intensive war service at sea, Rayner became a writer, a farmer, and a successful designer and builder of small sailing craft.
Title: Escort: The Battle of the Atlantic (Classics...
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
Publication Date: 1999
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing.
Book Description Naval Institute Press, 1998. Condition: Good. Reprint. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP35051535
Book Description Naval Institute Press 2000-03-31, 2000. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Some shelf wear, otherwise book content is in very good condition. Book. Seller Inventory # 034512-14
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Book Description Naval Institute Press, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. First Thus. Near Fine, no DJ. First Thus, 1st printing. No markings to text block. No marks of previous ownership or inscriptions. Seller Inventory # 40738
Book Description Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, 1998. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Xxxvi, 258,  pages, plates, maps, blue cloth, very good. Originally published in 1955 by William Kimber & Co. ; Classics of Naval Literature; 8.40 X 5.90 X 1.40 inches; 256 pages. Seller Inventory # 37903
Book Description Naval Institute Press 1st printing thus (reprint of 1955 edition), Annapolis, 1999. xxxvi, 17- 263 p., frontis, photos, maps, ribbon bookmark, appendix, index, 8vo; VG/no dust jacket (as issued), name/date opposite half title page. Seller Inventory # 54619
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Book Description US Naval Institute Press 1999-05, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: good. 1557506965. Seller Inventory # 497042
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