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America's Entry Into World War I Submarines, Sentiment or Security?

By: Bass, Herbert J.

Price: $8.75  $7.44

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1964

Seller ID: 16292

Condition: Very Good-


Contents: the submarine thesis; the revisionist attack; reply to revisionism; the security thesis. Suggestions for further reading. Old price sticker on front, minor edgewear. ; American Problem Studies Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 122 pages; 16292 View more info

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Submarine! A Personal Account of War Beneath the Sea

By: Beach, Commander Edward L.

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt: 1952

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24628

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


This is the true and heroic story of USS Trigger, of those who sailed her against the enemy and of her life and death in the Pacific. The first book about submarines in World War II to be written by a man who fought in them. DJ, edgeworn and chipped, in new mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 301 pages; 24628 View more info

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The Hunters And The Hunted

By: Brennecke, Jochen (translated by R. H. Stevens)

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company: 1957

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24641

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


A dramatic German account of the U-boats of World War II -- their most celebrated commanders, their triumphs and terrors, their heroics and final defeat. 26 b/w pictures. DJ has minor edgewear, couple of closed tears. Previous owner's name; cataloging label neatly taped to price-clipped DJ spine which is faded. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; 24641 View more info

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Devil Boats The PT War Against Japan

By: Breuer, William

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Presidio: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24644

ISBN: 0891412697

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The PT boat was a class of motor torpedo boats used by the United States during the Second World War. Their agility and speed consistently bested even the most outlandish expectations. Against Japan, they figure prominently in some of the best-known feats of heroism of the entire war. Previous owner's cataloging label neatly taped to spine. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 229 pages; 24644 View more info

U-boats At War

By: Busch, Harald

Price: $6.50  $5.53

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1955

Seller ID: 27660

Condition: Very Good+


Wear at heel of spine. No creases, dog-ears or writing. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 175 pages; 27660 View more info

U-boat Commander A Periscope View of the Battle of the Atlantic

By: Cremer, Peter (In Collaboration with Fritz Brustat-Naval, translated by Lawrence Wilson)

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 1984

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 24642

ISBN: 0870219693

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Rubbed spot at heel of DJ. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 244 pages; 24642 View more info

The Killing Time

By: Gray, Edwyn A.

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: Scribner: 1972

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 24716

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 241 pages; 24716 View more info

U-boats Offshore

By: Hoyt, Edwin P.

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Stein & Day: 1978

Seller ID: 24625

ISBN: 0812825055

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 278 pages; 24625 View more info

Batfish

By: Lowder, Hughston E. (with Jack Scott)

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, Prentice Hall: 1980

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 24730

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 251 pages; 24730 View more info

The Terrible Hours The Epic Rescue of Men Trapped Beneath the Sea

By: Maas, Peter

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: NY, Harpercollins: 1999

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24608

ISBN: 0060194804

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


On the eve of World War II, America's newest submarine plunged helplessly to the North Atlantic bottom during a test dive. Miraculously, thirty-three crew members still survived. While their wives and girlfriends waited in nearly unbearable tension on shore, their ultimate fate would depend on one man. In this thrilling true narrative of terror, heroism and courage in the depths of a malevolent ocean, prizewinning author Peter Maas brings us in vivid detail a blow-by-blo... View more info

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U.S.S. Seawolf

By: Robinson, Patrick

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: HarperLargePrint: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 30914

ISBN: 0060197072

Condition: Near Fine


Large print edition. By the close of the twentieth century, China had gathered secret information concerning United States military surveillance and guided-missile technology. In 2005, China developed a new breed of submarine-based long-range missiles. The most lethal hunter-killer submarine in the U. S. Fleet was the Seawolf which was dispatched to the China Sea, and it eludes the Chinese until a catastrophic accident suddenly puts the U. S. Submarine at their mercy; th... View more info

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Pig Boats The True Story of the Fighting Submariners of World War II

By: Roscoe, Theodore

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1958

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 27664

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Glue drying out at page 34-35 but all pages present, binding still tight. Scuff at heel of spine edge. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 450 pages; 27664 View more info

War In The Boats My World War II Submarine Battles

By: Ruhe, William J. , (Foreword by Tom Clancy)

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Washington, Brassey's: 1994

Seller ID: 24061

ISBN: 0028810848

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 303 pages; 24061 View more info

Dardanelles Patrol

By: Shankland, Peter and Anthony Hunter

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24645

ISBN: Map endpapers

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ is edgeworn, chipped along bottom edge, scuff on spine. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 191 pages; 24645 View more info

Blind Man's Bluff

By: Sontag, Sherry, and Christopher Drew (with Annette Lawrence Drew)

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: NY, Public Affairs, Perseus Books Group: 1998

Seller ID: 24643

ISBN: 1891620088

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging label neatly taped to spine. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; 24643 View more info

The Far And The Deep

By: Stafford, Edward Peary

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1967

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 24633

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging label neatly taped to spine of DJ which is moderately edgeworn. Previous owner's name. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 384 pages; 24633 View more info

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The U-boat Wars 1916-45

By: Terraine, John

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28459

ISBN: 0399132910

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 841 pages; 28459 View more info

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The U-Boat Peril A Fight for Survival

By: Whinney, Bob

Price: $6.00  $5.10

Publisher: Cassell: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30867

ISBN: 0304351326

Condition: Near Fine


The author took command of the destroyer HMS Wanderer in 1943 while she was refitting to fulfill a new anti-submarine role. Already an anti-submarine specialist officer with an active record, Captain Whinney could now put his skills to work in his own special way, chasing and sinking the German U-boats that so perilously threatened Britain's vital maritime lifelines. ; Cassell Military Classics Series; Cover Art; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 160 pages; 30867 View more info