The Story of Merchant Navy MenAuthor: Algar, P.Code: 51705Price:AU $39.99Format: HardbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:23/03/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This is the fascinating story of Captain Stanley Algar, an oil tanker master. Captured in the Atlantic, he and his colleagues spent four years behind barbed wire. This book, partly based on his diaries, hidden from the Germans, tells how the prisoners survived, confronted starvation and reacted to camp life and German propaganda. A graphic account ......
John Philip Holland and the Invention of the Attack SubmarineAuthor: Goldstone, LawrenceCode: 51834Price:AU $23.95Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: PEGASUS ENTERTAINMENT Published date:14/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The controversial history of the attack submarine-and the story of its colorful creator, John Philip Holland-that reveals how this imaginative invention changed the face of modern warfare.
The True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in U.S. Naval History and the FAuthor: Vincent, LynnCode: 51799Price:AU $41.62Format: Hardback / 592 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:10/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A human drama unlike any other: the riveting and definitive full story of the worst sea disaster in United States naval history. Just after midnight on July 30, 1945, days after delivering the components of the atomic bomb from California to the Pacific Islands in the most highly classified naval mission of the war, USS Indianapolis is sailing ......
Author: Ghiglino, MarcoCode: 51808Price:AU $70.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The pre-eminent reference source on the subject with more than 700 beautifully rendered ship profiles.
Detailed in the Original Builders' PlansAuthor: Waters, ConradCode: 51362Price:AU $56.90Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:01/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The technical details of British warships were recorded in a set of plans produced by the builders on completion of every ship. Today these plans form part of the incomparable collection of the National Maritime Museum at Greenwich. This book is one of a series based entirely on these draughts which depict famous warships in an unprecedented degre
A Guide for the Twenty-First CenturyAuthor: Till, GeoffreyCode: 51778Price:AU $73.98Format: Paperback / 458 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:29/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This is the fourth, revised and updated, edition of Geoffrey Till's Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-first Century. The rise of the Chinese and other Asian navies, worsening quarrels over maritime jurisdiction and the United States' maritime pivot towards the Asia-Pacific region reminds us that the sea has always been central to human ......
The Life and Death of Germany's Last Great BattleshipAuthor: Knowles, DanielCode: 51944Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:26/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Referred to by Churchill as `the Beast', `Tirpitz' was Germany's last great battleship and was one of the largest ever constructed in Europe. It was in November 1944 that she was finally sunk by the RAF. This book looks at the situation in Germany that led to the decision to build the `Tirpitz' before going on to analyse her life and death.
Caldwell, Wickes, and Clemson classesAuthor: Lardas, MarkCode: 51567Price:AU $22.39Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: OSPREY Published date:17/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Four pipes and flush decks - these ships were a distinctively American destroyer design. Devised immediately prior to and during the United States' involvement in World War I they dominated the US Navy's destroyer forces all the way through to World War II. They were deployed on North Atlantic and Norwegian Sea convoys, and virtually everywhere ......
A Study of its Methods and Spirit, Including the Crime of the LusitaniaAuthor: Frost, WesleyCode: 51246Price:AU $27.99Format: Paperback / 260 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:15/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
First published in 1918, this book is a record of observations and evidence compiled by the then US Consul in Queenstown, Eire. A rare study from first-hand accounts
International--InlandAuthor: Coast Guard, UsCode: 51803Price:AU $14.85Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: GROUP Published date:05/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The official and legally required handbook for every boat owner. Navigation Rules and Regulations fulfills the legal requirement to have a copy of these guidelines on your vessel at all times. Newly updated to accommodate the most recent changes to marine law and standard operating procedure, this handbook provides the Coast Guard's official rules ......
Winning the Cold War at SeaAuthor: Lehman, JohnCode: 51742Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 368 pages Publisher: WW NORTON & CO Published date:05/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
A thrilling story of the Cold War, told by a former navy secretary on the basis of recently declassified documents.
Author: Stille, Mark (Author)Code: 51348Price:AU $20.84Format: Paperback / 48 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC Published date:01/06/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Italian Royal Navy (Regia Marina) operated one of largest cruiser forces of World War II. As a signatory to the 1922 Washington Naval Treaty, the Regia Marina immediately attempted to reinforce its treaty-limited battleship force by building seven large 10,000-ton heavy cruisers. Italian light cruisers also possessed an interesting design ......