Hardcover with DJ. Taupe paper over boards with black lettering on front cover and spine. No date on title page, copyright page dated 1996. 176 pages. Book and DJ are in very good condition. Cover and pages are free of marks or tears. DJ peeling slightly at upper spine, otherwise undamaged. Binding is strong. A good, clean copy. Features large-scale black and white photographs of USS Saratoga CV-3 aircraft carrier throughout. This is an oversized (and overweight) book. Extra shipping charges may be required for international or priority delivery. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Originally laid down as one of six giant battle cruisers, the Saratoga survived the 1922 Washington Disarmament Treaty's cutting torch through her conversion to a new and seemingly benign type of vessel-the aircraft carrier. She reported for fduty off Lon
About the Author: John Fry worked for more than 40 years as a magazine editor at the Times Mirror Company and at the New York Times Company, retiring in 1999. Fry has published many articles on travel, skiing, health, and religion. He is a citizen of Canada as well as the United States, and lives in Katonah, New York.
Title: USS Saratoga CV-3: An Illustrated History of...
Publisher: U.S.A.: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication Date: 1996
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., 1996. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Like New. NICE CONDITION HARDCOVER BOOK IN DUST JACKET. NO WRITING OR MARKINGS IN TEXT. LIGHT WEAR TO COVER. LIGHT WEAR TO DUST JACKET. A CLEAN & SOLID BOOK. Seller Inventory # Y-1246
Book Description Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., 1996. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 076430089X-2-4
Book Description Hardcover. Condition: Fine. First Amer. Seller Inventory # S-602-30
Book Description Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., 2000. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG076430089X
Book Description Schiffer Pub Ltd, Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 2000. Cloth. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Photo Illus in b&w (illustrator). First Edition. 176pp with Index. Tan cloth with bold black lettering. 1st Ed. Tight, square, bright copy. Firm corners. No remainder mark. No internal notes, names or markings. Crisp, unclipped pictorial DJ in Mylar cover. Photo illus. in B&W. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Military. Seller Inventory # 15629
Book Description Schiffer Pub Ltd, Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1996. Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First American Edition. Seller Inventory # 037672
Book Description Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., 1996. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Cloth. Very well illustrated. A nearly fine copy. Slight bump to one upper corner. All else is excellent. Signed by the author with short personal inscription. The dust jacket is also nearly fine showing only minimal wear. No tears or creases. Not price clipped. ; Schiffer Military History; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 176 pages; Signed by Author. Seller Inventory # 13294
Book Description Schiffer Military Books. Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Oversized Hardcover in a dust jacket - 192pp - Index - Photos - Originally laid down as one of six giant battle cruisers, the Saratoga survived the 1922 Washington Disarmament Treaty's cutting torch through her conversion to a new and seemingly benign type of vessel-the aircraft carrier. She reported for fduty off Long Beach, CA in 1927 and for the next twelve years trained the men who would eventually fight World War II. One of only three carriers on duty at the outset of World War II, Saratoga, at one point, was the sole American carrier available to Naval Aviation. She suffered two torpedo attacks and a horrifying kamikaze attack, and was reported sunk many times by the Japanese. Refitted as a night-attack carrier, then relegated to the role of training carrier, Saratoga survived the war only to be sacrificed in the atomic bomb tests at Bikini Atoll in 1946. No carrier, or ship, played a greater role in developing the men and tactics that became the massive force that United States Naval Aviation A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Veteran Owned Bookshop in business since 1992!. Seller Inventory # 729060
Book Description Schiffer Publishing Ltd, 2004. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Has some light general reading/shelfwear - otherwise this is a clean, tight copy. Quick dispatch from the UK. Seller Inventory # 058938
Book Description Schiffer Publishing Ltd (US). Hardcover. Condition: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Seller Inventory # B9780764300899