1844860620 Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; Clean jacket with no tears (Now fitted with a new, Brodart jacket protector); Light wear to the boards with moderate edgewear to the bottom edge of the front boards; Pages are clean & unmarked; Binding is excellent; This book will be stored and delivered in a sturdy cardboard box with foam padding; Medium Format (8.5" - 9.75" tall); White dust jacket with photos of warships, and title in light blue lettering; 30th Edition; 2008, Naval Institute Press; 208 pages; "Warship 2008 (Warship (Conway Maritime Press))," by John Jordan. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Filled with original research articles and timely news and reviews of the world of warship history, this 30th-anniversary volume of the acclaimed annual maintains the high standards readers have come to expect. This volume features articles on the Japanese navy carrier Hosho, the French prewar cruisers of the De Grasse-class, small battleship designs, and the Battle of Calabria. It also presents features on the armored cruisers Scharnhorst and Gneisenau, postwar submarine development in the Royal Navy, and the Russian destroyers of the 7/7U class. An assortment of rare and unusual photographs and diagrams accompany the text. A warship notes section includes information on a mysterious U-boat sinking, lost French naval archives, and the new Monitor and Merrimack museum, among other topics.
About the Author: John Jordan, who specializes in French and Russian naval history, is a frequent editor of the Warship series and author of many books and articles.
Title: Warship 2008 (Warship (Conway Maritime Press...
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Conway, Londion, 2008. Hardcover. Condition: Near Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Very Good. First Edition. Hardcover, bluish purple cloth in dust-jacket. 208pp., extensively illustrated with monochrome photographs. Volume XXX, the 30th anniversary edition of the series; first printing. Features articles on Hosho, the first Japanese aircraft carrier; small battleship designs 1919-1953; Von Spee and the East Asiatic Squadron 1914; British cruiser designs, et alia. Bottom of both boards bumped, affecting dust-jacket. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, solid copy. Dust-jacket shows creasing but no tears or rips. Still a collectible copy of a very scarce naval book. A near very good copy in a near very good dust-jacket. Scans sent on request. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # 010283
Book Description Naval Institute Press, 2008. 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 # 1844860620-2-4
Book Description Naval Institute Press, 2008. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P021844860620
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Book Description Naval Institute Press, 2008. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 30th Anniversary Edn.. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 1844860620
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