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.

 

 
 
 
SILENT MARAUDERS.  BRITISH SUBMARINES IN THE TWO WORLD WARS., Cook, Graeme.

Author Name    Cook, Graeme.

Title   SILENT MARAUDERS. BRITISH SUBMARINES IN THE TWO WORLD WARS.

Publisher    Hart-Davis, MacGibbon, London, (1976), first edition.

Seller ID   21641

159 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0246107847 "Until the German U-21 sank the British light cruiser 'Pathfinder' in the early days of the First World War, British submarines had been used only as forward scouts on naval missio ns. But from that day 'attack' was the watchword of the submariner - and attack they did throughout the two world wars, with such dazzling success that they became one of Britain's most potent tactical weapons...The deeds of many unsung he r o e s a r e recorded (in this book), but especially those of the colourful and valiant commanders whose names are etched in history: Commander Max Horton, hero of the Baltic campaign, Lieutenant Commander Martin Nasmith, 'The Terror of the Marm ar a' , Li e ut en an t Commander Wanklyn , who scored a record number of hits in World War Two before his 'Upholder' was tragically lost with all hands aboard; Lieutenants Donald Cameron and B.C.G. Place, who with incredible courage led the highly da nge ro us mi dge t s ubm ar ine attack on the famous German battleship 'Tirpitz'. Here is breath-stopping, action-packed true life adventure as only Graeme Cook can tell it." Light cigarette odor, small pencil erasure mark on free front endpap er, mino r b row nin g in mar gins of pages, very light browning to edges of textblock, minor wrinkling at top of spine. Dust jacket has minor edge wear and very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, light browning at top edge - a f ew fo xing mar ks a t top edge of f laps . Very Good/Very Good

Price = 15.00 USD


Also available.
THE WORLD ALMANAC OF WORLD WAR II.  FIRST REVISED EDITION., Young, Peter, Brigadier, edited by.
THE WORLD ALMANAC OF WORLD WAR II. FIRST REVISED EDITION.
Young, Peter, Brigadier, edited by.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

MANUAL OF SEAMANSHIP.  VOLUME I.  B.R. 67 (1)  (INCORPORATING AMENDMENT NOS. 1-4).  1951, N/A
MANUAL OF SEAMANSHIP. VOLUME I. B.R. 67 (1) (INCORPORATING AMENDMENT NOS. 1-4). 1951
N/A
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE MANUAL OF DELTA UPSILON. SEVENTH EDITION.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

VARIATIONS IN SEXUAL BEHAVIOUR: A PSYCHODYNAMIC STUDY OF DEVIATIONS IN VARIOUS EXPRESSIONS OF SEXUAL BEHAVIOUR.
Caprio, Frank S. Foreword by George W. Henry.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

COLLISION.
Dunmore, Spencer.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE BOYS OF BOISE: FUROR, VICE, AND FOLLY IN AN AMERICAN CITY.
Gerassi, John.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

FLASHMAN AND THE MOUNTAIN OF LIGHT: FROM THE FLASHMAN PAPERS 1845-46., Fraser, George MacDonald.  Dust jacket art by Arthur Barbosa.
FLASHMAN AND THE MOUNTAIN OF LIGHT: FROM THE FLASHMAN PAPERS 1845-46.
Fraser, George MacDonald. Dust jacket art by Arthur Barbosa.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

HELL'S ANGELS:  TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS., Lavigne, Yves.
HELL'S ANGELS: TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS.
Lavigne, Yves.
45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

ANGELS OF DEATH:  INSIDE THE BIKERS' GLOBAL CRIME EMPIRE., Marsden, William and Sher, Julian.
ANGELS OF DEATH: INSIDE THE BIKERS' GLOBAL CRIME EMPIRE.
Marsden, William and Sher, Julian.
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

WORKING GIRLS:  AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE OLDEST PROFESSION., Philip, Neil.
WORKING GIRLS: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE OLDEST PROFESSION.
Philip, Neil.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE HISTORY OF ORGANIZED CRIME:  THE TRUE STORY AND SECRETS OF GLOBAL GANGLAND., Southwell, David.
THE HISTORY OF ORGANIZED CRIME: THE TRUE STORY AND SECRETS OF GLOBAL GANGLAND.
Southwell, David.
27.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

MYTHS THAT MISLEAD: THIRTEEN BRIEF ESSAYS ON SOME NEW AND OLD FUDGE FACTORS IN OUR SOCIETY.
Telemann, Peter, (pseud.)
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie