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Author Name    Wall, P.H.B., Major and Ritson, G.A.M., Lieutenant.

Title   THE ROYAL MARINE POCKET BOOK. PART I, II, III & IV. COMPLETE FOUR VOLUME SET WITH PROMOTIONAL FLYER. (PART ONE: INITIAL TRAINING / PART TWO: ORGANISATION / PART THREE: RUNNING A DETATCHMENT AFLOAT, ETC. / PART FOUR: SEAMANSHIP TRAINING.)

Binding   Soft Cover

Book Condition   Good+

Edition   First Editions.

Publisher   Aldershot Gale & Polden 1945

Seller ID   30112

77 pp, 108 pp, 103 pp, 119 pp, - 4 volume set + four page stapled promotional brochure, 7 1/4" H. Colour plates, b&w photographs in V.I, b&w drawings/diagrams throughout. Part I. Initial Training - Contents: Brief History of the Royal Marines; The United States Marine Corps; The Regimental March of H.M. Royal Marines; The United States Marines' Hymn; Table of Equivalent Ranks; Badges and Insignia; Colours, Uniforms and Decorations; Insignia of the U.S. Marines Corps; Parade Work; Index. Part II. Organisation - Contents: Organisation (The Admiralty / Royal Marine Establishments / The Royal Naval School of Music / Royal Marine Divisional Bands / Organisation of Headquarter Division); Interior Economy; Index. Part III. Contents: Notes on Running a Detatchment Afloat; Notes on Duties of the Officer of the Watch; Notes on Naval Law; Notes on Military Law; Index. Part IV. Seamanship Training - Contents: Seamanship; Navigation; Naval Signals; Naval Code Flags; The International Code; Index. Interiors - light cigarette odour, very light browning to pages, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exteriors - light browning to covers - mainly at edges, very light soiling on some covers, a few small soft corner creases, browning to edges of text blocks, heavy browning to spines, light wear at top/bottom of spines. Promotional brochure has light toning at edges, small corner crease, minor rust on staples, a large soft corner crease.

Royal  Marines,  Training,  Seamanship,  Navigation,  Naval  Signals,  Royal  Navy,  Cordage,  Anchor  Work,  Boats,  Compasses,  Charts,  Courses,  Tides,  Tidal  Streams,  Teteorology,  Sextant,  Semaphore,  International  Morse  Code,  Signals,  Phonetic  Alphabet,  Nuerals,  Naval  Signals,  Naval  Code  Flags,  Commissioning,  Embarkation,  Small  Arms,  Dress,  Uniforms,  Watch  Officers,  Naval  Law,  Court  Martial,  Naval  Discipline,  Military  Law,  Military  Code,  Army  Act,  Admiralty,  Royal  Marine  Establishments,  Royal  Naval  School  Of  Music,  Royal  Marine  Divisional  Bands,  Headquarters  Division,  Recruiting,  Enlistment,  Royal  Fleet  Reserve,  Drafting  Office,  Barrack  Offie,  Pay  Office,  Quartermaster's  Department,  H.M.S.  Copra,  Stores,  United  States  Marine  Corps,  Regimental  Marches,  United  States  Marines'  Hymn,  Ranks,  Badges,  Insignia,  Colours,  Decorations,  Parade  Work,  Drills,  Marching,  Guard  Duties,  Saluting. 

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