Title Cruiser. A History of British Cruisers from 1889 to 1960. Illustrated.
Publisher Robert Hale. London. 1970 1st edition.
Seller ID 68417
Size 5.75 x 8.75 inches. In black cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 207pp. With b/w photographs. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). Owner’s neat inscription to front endpaper. Slight browning to a few pages. Neat pencil marks and notes in margins. Else a clean and tight copy. The Cruiser was born of the Naval Defence Act of 1889. The author writes of the ships, their crews, their successes and failures. Includes an appendix naming, with specifications, every Royal Navy Cruiser from 1893 to 1960.
Military Subjects::Naval History S.L.POOLE, Cruiser, History, British Cruisers, 1889, 1960, Illustrated, Naval Defence Act, 1889, ships, crews, successes, failures, appendix, specifications, Royal Navy, Maritime Military Naval photographs dustwrapper first edition