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Merchant Navy   2 Books
CORNEWALL-JONES (R.J.) The British Merchant Service: Being a History of the British Mercantile Marine From the Earliest Times to the Present Day. 1st Ed., xvii+406pp., 97 plates. Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1904  #52240
[HLMainPic] Detailed & well illustrated history. Orig. blue cloth, gilt, VG. See illustration on our website.   £45
DIXON (W. Macneile) The Fleets Behind the Fleet: The Work of the Merchant Seamen & Fishermen in the War. 1st Ed., 132pp., 2 fldg. maps. H&S. nd (c.1917).  #48053
[HLMainPic] Jingoistic wartime propaganda but some interesting details & several useful appendices inc. Summary of Losses Sustained by Neutrals 1914-April 1917 & lists of known incidents of U-Boats firing on survivors in lifeboats. Orig. blue cloth, VG. See illustration on our website.   £20


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