Capricorn Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Browse By Category
American History & Travel
Animation, Cartoons & Comics
Antiques & Collectibles
Architecture/Interior Design
Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators
Art - Canadian
Art - First Nations/Indigenous Art
Art - General
Art Instruction (Incl. Woodworking)
Books About Books
British History
Business, Finance
Canada - Architecture
Canada - Biography
Canada - British Columbia
Canada - Folklore/Mythology
Canada - General
Canada - Maritime Provinces
Canada - Native Peoples
Canada - Natural History

View all Categories
 
Gift Card
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Go To:

Global Book Town
The independent online bookstores on Global Book Town have nearly a million used, rare and out of print books.

 

 
 
 
THE NAVY AND ITS CHAPLAINS IN THE DAYS OF SAIL., Smith, Waldo E.  Foreword by Rear Admiral H.F. Pullen.

Author Name    Smith, Waldo E. Foreword by Rear Admiral H.F. Pullen.

Title   THE NAVY AND ITS CHAPLAINS IN THE DAYS OF SAIL.

Publisher    Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1961, first edition.

Seller ID   23936

197 pp, 8vo (8 5/8" H), hard cover in dust jacket. "In the days of sail the sailor met his God upon the sea, for it was here that he was most aware of Him as Ruler of the elements. Towards this God he showed respect. But religion was a limited fo rce for those whose lives were hardend by discomfort, exposure to cold and wet, wretched food, medical neglect and harsh discipline. Chaplains with insight came to understand the Navy's own moral code and used it to build upon. On some ship s t h e y were welcomed. On others they had to overcome indifference and, sometimes, open hostility. Waldo Smith recaptures here the flavour of this rugged bygone era." Cigarette odor, moderate browning to edges of text block, three tiny stains o n t op o f t ext block, very light edge wear, light browning on end apers, light browning on top/bottom edges of boards and on spine, minor wrinkling at top of spine. Dust jacket has old price sticker on front panel, light browning - mainly on sp in e a nd fla p- fo lds, several small pieces missing at edges, a few small tears archivally taped, faint small water stain at bottom inside edge of front panel. Good+/Good-

Price = 15.00 USD


Also available.
THE KAISER: A LIFE OF WILHELM II, LAST EMPEROR OF GERMANY., Kurenberg, Joachim von.  Translated by H.T. Russell and Herta Hagen.
THE KAISER: A LIFE OF WILHELM II, LAST EMPEROR OF GERMANY.
Kurenberg, Joachim von. Translated by H.T. Russell and Herta Hagen.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE KILLING TIME: THE U-BOAT WAR 1914-18., Gray, Edwyn A.
THE KILLING TIME: THE U-BOAT WAR 1914-18.
Gray, Edwyn A.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE GREAT WAR AT SEA: A HISTORY OF NAVAL ACTION 1914-18., Hoehling, A.A.
THE GREAT WAR AT SEA: A HISTORY OF NAVAL ACTION 1914-18.
Hoehling, A.A.
12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

IMPOSSIBLE VICTORIES: TEN UNLIKELY BATTLEFIELD SUCCESSES., Perrett, Bryan.
IMPOSSIBLE VICTORIES: TEN UNLIKELY BATTLEFIELD SUCCESSES.
Perrett, Bryan.
12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

DIE HARD!  DRAMATIC ACTIONS FROM THE NAPOLEONIC WARS., Haythornthwaite, Philip J.
DIE HARD! DRAMATIC ACTIONS FROM THE NAPOLEONIC WARS.
Haythornthwaite, Philip J.
12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CAPTAIN BLIGH & MR CHRISTIAN: THE MEN AND THE MUTINY., Hough, Richard.
CAPTAIN BLIGH & MR CHRISTIAN: THE MEN AND THE MUTINY.
Hough, Richard.
17.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

BELOW THE BELT: NOVELTY, SUBTERFUGE AND SURPRISE IN NAVAL WARFARE., Winton, John.
BELOW THE BELT: NOVELTY, SUBTERFUGE AND SURPRISE IN NAVAL WARFARE.
Winton, John.
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

WHO DARE TO LIVE., Watt, Frederick B., Lt.-Cmdr., R.C.N.V.R.
WHO DARE TO LIVE.
Watt, Frederick B., Lt.-Cmdr., R.C.N.V.R.
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE RED DEVILS: FROM BRUNEVAL TO THE FALKLANDS.  (NEW EDITION).  FAMOUS REGIMENTS SERIES., Norton, G.G.  Introduction by Lt-General Sir Brian Horrocks.
THE RED DEVILS: FROM BRUNEVAL TO THE FALKLANDS. (NEW EDITION). FAMOUS REGIMENTS SERIES.
Norton, G.G. Introduction by Lt-General Sir Brian Horrocks.
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE SIEGE AT PEKING., Fleming, Peter.
THE SIEGE AT PEKING.
Fleming, Peter.
12.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

DAVID LIVINGSTONE.  FAMILY LETTERS 1841-1856.  VOLUME TWO: 1849-1856., (Livingstone, David).  Edited, with an introduction by I. Schapera.
DAVID LIVINGSTONE. FAMILY LETTERS 1841-1856. VOLUME TWO: 1849-1856.
(Livingstone, David). Edited, with an introduction by I. Schapera.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

SURVIVOR'S STORY., Gibbs, Gerald, Air Marshal Sir.
SURVIVOR'S STORY.
Gibbs, Gerald, Air Marshal Sir.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie