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Destroyer Man

By: Alliston, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Richmond, (Vic) Australia, Greenhouse Publications Pty Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS55

ISBN: 0909104816

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 400gms, 188 pages, illustrated endpapers. John Alliston's modest yet evocative account of naval warfare reveals his deep and passionate love of destroyers, their lean, elegant lines and enormous power. Book is in good condition with very little general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, some minor tears to cover no longer than an inch long, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Return to Midway: The Quest to Find the Yorktown and the Other Lost Ships From the Pivotal Battle of the Pacific War

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, USA, The National Geographic Society: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA13

ISBN: 0792275004

Condition: Good


Hardcover with grey boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1155gms, 191 pages, illustrated endpapers. Book is in goodcondition with minor general wear and tear and very mild page spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Graveyards of the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Bikini Atoll

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Morgan, Michael Hamilton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., USA, National Geographic Society: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA1000

ISBN: 0792263669

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1460gms, 255pgs, brown endpapers. Join renowned undersea explorer Robert Ballard as he revisits the pivtoal Pacific naval battles of World War II in this lavishly illustrated volume that combines meticulous history with state-of-the-art oceanography. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with light shelf wear and scuffing to corners and edges. There is a small pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front endpaper, otherwise no other... View more info

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Naval Battles of the First World War: Pan Grand Strategy

By: Bennett, Geoffrey

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA22

ISBN: 0330238620

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 222g, 308pgs. This history of the Great War at sea combines graphic and stirring accounts of all the principal naval engagements with analysis of the strategy and tactics of both sides. Book is in good condition with age-related general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Seafarers, The: The Pirates

By: Botting, Douglas; and the Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Virginia, USA, Time-Life Books: 1979

Edition: First European English Language Printing

Seller ID: 000819

ISBN: 0705406202

Condition: Very Good


Cushioned black leather hardcover, first european english language printing, 1000gms, 192 pages, illustrated map endpapers. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There are a few small dents to the edges of the cushioned leather, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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History of World Seapower: From the First Sailing Ships to the Present Day

By: Brett, Bernard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Deans International Publishing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000151

ISBN: 0603036724

Condition: Good


Hardcover book with blue pictorial boards and dust jacket, first edition, 256pp, weighs 1710gms. Illustrated with a superb collection of over 230 photographs, this book contains a wealth of fascinating material on all aspects of seafaring, from the first small boat and oar to the complicated powerful machines of present-day submarines. This is a good solid copy with some minor age-related general wear and tear and faint page discolouration. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and some small tears/damage to corners and top of spine. There is a small pencil mark on the inside f... View more info

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Illustrated History of Transport

By: Chant, Christopher; and Batchelor, John

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Leicester, England, Blitz Editions: 1996

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: TRA48

ISBN: 1856053601

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, edition not stated, 1210g, 184pgs. A comprehensive history of transport including land transportation, sea transportation, and air transportation. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards are in very good condition with only very light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wrecks & Reputations: The Loss of the Schomberg and Loch Ard

By: Charlwood, Don

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000531

ISBN: 0207135479

Condition: Good


Softcover with illustrated stiffened wraps, first edition, 310gms, 190 pages. The Schomberg and the Loch Ard were the pride of their lines; magnificent colonial clippers making their hazardous way between England and Australia packed with immigrants. But danger and destruction loomed on the jagged cliffs of Bass Strait. This is their story. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor age-related page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Military Handbooks: Twenty-First Century Submarines and Warships

By: Darman, Peter (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kent, UK, Grange Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA18

ISBN: 1840136782

Condition: Good


Hardcover, first edition, 602g, 192pgs. Illustrated with over 180 photographs, this book contains all the great modern naval vessels, with full specifications tables for each. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Brief History of Fighting Ships, A: Ships of the Line and Napoleonic Sea Battles 1793-1815

By: Davies, David

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Constable & Robinson Ltd: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA23

ISBN: 1841194697

Condition: Fine


Softcover, reprint, 222g, 201pgs. From 1793 to 1815 were the years of the Napoleonic wars - a period of change and upheaval comparable to the world wars of the 20th century. This is the story of one of the keys to that great conflict, the Ship of the Line - the beautiful but deadly battleships that waged the war at sea. Book is in fine condition. View more info

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Element of Chance, An

By: Donachie, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ACTFIC166

ISBN: 0330344226

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 292gms, 515 pages. Another naval action/adventure novel from David Donachie featuring Harry Ludlow. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Remainder marking to bottom edge of pages, otherwise no other markings. View more info

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Good Shepherd, The

By: Forester, C.S

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Four Square Books (The New English Library): 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ACTFIC16

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 106gms, 188 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration throughout, a few small texta marks throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Good Shepherd, The

By: Forester, C.S

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Four Square Books (The New English Library): 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ACTFIC103

ISBN: 0450000486

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint edition, 128gms, 188 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Hornblower in the West Indies

By: Forester, C.S.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, England, Penguin Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ACTFIC21

ISBN: 0140119434

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 172gms, 283 pages. A good solid copy with age-related general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, some texta marks on the inside front page, some pen marks on the inside back page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Mr. Midshipman Hornblower

By: Forester, C.S.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Penguin Books: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ACTFIC20

ISBN: 0140011153

Condition: Fair


Softcover, reprint edition, 140gms, 253 pages. Book is in fair condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, small pen mark on the inside back page, some minor water damage, some external wear and tearing to spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. A fair to good reading copy. View more info

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HMAS Sydney: Australia's Greatest Naval Tragedy

By: Frame, Tom

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Hachette Australia: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA28

ISBN: 0733623638

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 604gms, 412pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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HMAS Sydney: Loss & Controversy

By: Frame, Tom

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Hodder Headline Australia: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA33

ISBN: 0733609422

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 556gms, 302pgs. Why was HMAS Sydney and her 645 crew lost without a trace? This book offers the most thorough and comprehensive examination of that fateful event, which continues to arouse heated debate. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Blooding of the Guns, The

By: Fullerton, Alexander

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Walker Publishing Company, Inc.: 1984

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: ACTFIC9067

ISBN: 0802707807

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first US edition, 426gms, 239pgs, white blank endpapers. Through the heat and smoke of battle, brave heroes tangle with danger. Book is in good condition with minor age-related general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear and a few small nicks, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Torch Bearers, The

By: Fullerton, Alexander

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Little, Brown: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ACTFIC313

ISBN: 0316852961

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 434gms, 376pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Hitler's Battleships

By: Gray, Edwyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: South Yorkshire, England, Leo Cooper: 1999

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA34

ISBN: 1850526973

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, revised edition, 506gms, 195pgs, white blank endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only very mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info