||U.S.S. BLOCK ISLAND CVE 21 & CVE 106, |
Fine condition (flex cover),1946, covers two ships, CVE 21 served in the Atlantic and was sunk by a U-Boat May, 1944. CVE 106 served in the Pacific in 1945. This book was owned by an aircraft mechanic 2nd class who served on both ships. Included: 4 unidentified group photos, travel orders, ship's newspaper (CVE 21) and news clippings. Maps & photos, 64 pages.
|BY GOSH AND BY GOD, Carr, William, Hutchinson & Co., 1931, good (binding tight, cover wear, wrinkled spine), see scan, British submarines in WW I, photos, 288 pgs.||$12.00|
|BRITISH AIRCRAFT CARRIERS, Blundell, W.D.G., Map, LTD, 1969, vg/vg, see scan, British aircraft carriers, 1911 to 1969. First a general history, they photos & description of each, 103 pages.||$22.00|
|CRUISE OF THE LANIKAI, Tolley, Kemp, Naval Institute, 2002, as new (soft cover), The schooner, Lanikai, left Manila, Christmas day, 1941 for haven in Australia, account by a participant of provocative patrol meant to incite the Japanese prior to Dec 7, 1941, photos, 345 pgs.||$15.00|
|LAST PATROL, Holmes, Harry, Airlife, 1994, f/f (as new), see photo, operational history of the 52 U.S. submarines lost during WW II, photos, 212 pgs.||$10.00|
|MIDWAY, Fuchida & Okumiya, Naval Institute, 1976, vg/vg, see scan, Both authors of this book served aboard Japanese carriers. The battle of Midway as seen by the other side, photos, illustrations & maps, 266 pgs.||$20.00|
|U.S.S. ANTIETAM (CV-36), Leverer, Street & Zeus, 1952, Very good condition (embossed cover). see scan, Cruise book of Korean action in 1951-52. Panthers, Skyraiders & Corsairs were based on the carrier. Practically all photos. Also included are two 8x10 Panther photos & a small phonograph record of the Captains end of cruise address, 196 pages.||$85.00|
|USS BARNES, ca 1946, vg (issued w/o dj), see scan, Cruise book of CVE-20, Escort carrier acted as an aircraft replacement vehicle, saw action at Tarawa & the Carolines, many photos, 76 pages||$55.00|
|U.S.S. BUNKER HILL, November 1943 - November 1944, Cruise Book, |
Hard cover (embossed, minor fraying at upper & lower spine), see scan, CV-17.a record of the carrier's combat action against the Axis Nations in the Pacific, illustrations, photos, 271 pgs.
|USS INTREPID, 1959, Binder, Buffett & Withers (Editors), Corydon Johnson, 1959, vg (oversized, embossed cover), see scan, Mediterranean Cruise Book, 1959, virtually all photos, 233 pages.||$10.00|
|U.S. NAVY VPB-22 & VPB-27, U.S. Navy Historical Archives, see scan, This is a reproduced copy of the activites of 2 Martin Mariner Suqadrons in 1944-45 in the Pacific. VPB-22 was based in the Marchalls (15 pgs) & VPB-27 was bassed in the Mariaanas (16 pgs)||$20.00|
|U.S.S. PHILIPPEAN SEA (CV-47), L.Commander M.S. Smith, Lederer, Street & Zeus, 1952, Fine (embossed cover, as new), see scan, Cruise book, Korea 1950-1952, many photos, 111 pages.||$60.00|
U.S.S. BON HOMME RICHARD (CVA-31),
Tappan Printing Co., 1952, Very good condition (embossed cover, inked name on fly page,). Cruise book on Korean actions. Based on it were Panthers, Sky Raiders & Corsairs. Virtually all photos, 192 pages. Also included is a 8x10 aerial photo of the ship and a 60 page booklet describing its actions (illustrated).