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1 Bagnasco, Erminio Submarines of WWII

London: Cassell and Company [1973] 2000, 1st printing thus. For the first time in one fully-illustrated volume, accurate and comprehensive details of the 2500 submarines of all nations. SOFT cover, square 4to in blue cloth, profile drawings, specifications, b&w photos, index, 256pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Blair, Clay Silent Victory (BCE, Volumes 1 and 2)

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company 1975, two-volume Book Club edition. A definitive history of the submarine war against Japan, the only full-scale submarine war the U.S. has ever fought, drawn from thousands of pages of documents and personal letters, interviews with officers and staff, as well as the development of the submarine and the torpedo. No dust jackets, 8vos in blue faux leather, contents clean and tight, xviii+1-524pp and xii+529-1055pp, index with 2000 entries, 12 appendices, 37 specially drawn maps, contents clean and tight, near Fine. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 Blair, Clay Silent Victory (Volume 1)

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company 1975, Volume 1 of two-volume Book Club Edition. A definitive history of the submarine war against Japan, the only full-scale submarine war the U.S. has ever fought, drawn from thousands of pages of documents and personal letters, interviews with officers and staff, as well as the development of the submarine and the torpedo. Dust jackets (white), 8vo in blue faux leather, xviii+524pp (1-524), clean and tight with no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Blair, Clay Silent Victory (Volume 2)

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company 1975, Volume 2 of two-volume Book Club Edition. A definitive history of the submarine war against Japan, the only full-scale submarine war the U.S. has ever fought, drawn from thousands of pages of documents and personal letters, interviews with officers and staff, as well as the development of the submarine and the torpedo. Dust jacket (black), 8vo in maroon faux leather, index with 2000 entries, 12 appendices, 37 specially drawn maps, xiv+526pp(529-1055), contents clean and tight with no marks, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Botting, Douglas Time-Life Seafarers Series: The U-Boats

Alexandria VA: Time-Life Books 1980, 2nd printing. A complete history of the submarine as a weapon in both world wars. No dust jacket issued, color plate tipped in on front board, map endpapers, clean and tight, near Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Botting, Douglas Time-Life Seafarers Series: The U-Boats

Alexandria VA: Time-Life 1979, 1st printing. The story of the German U-boats of WWII, who sank nearly 8,000 ships before being crushed by an overwhelming Allied force, new technology, and their own terrible vulnerability. No dust jacket (none issued), tall 4to in black faux leather with color plate paste-down on front boards, illustrated throughout, map endpapers, index, 176pp, clean and tight with no marks, Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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7 Brennecke, Jochen Jager-Gejagte!

Germany: Koehlers Publishers 1956. TEXT in German. An account of German U-boats operations 1939-1945. Dust jacket chipped at corners with several tears but complete, 8vo in blue cloth with titles in silver on front board, b&w photos throughout, 434pp, slightly canted o/w Very Good. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 Bulletin Dolphin, The: October 10, 1980

Norwich CT: The Bulletin Company, Volume 17, No. 86, October 10, 1980. Headline article welcomes USS Groton home from her round the world cruise. (Also included an 8-page excerpt from the New London Day newspaper, on same subject.) Complete 32-page issue of The Dolphin newspaper, small inscription in upper right corner of front page o/w no marks, overall Very Good. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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9 Calvert Surface at the Pole

New York: McGraw-Hill 1960, 1dt edition. The USS Skate was dispatched to discover whether a submarine could safely navigate beneath the Arctic ice cap and surface. Dust jacket slightly rubbed with one small chip lost from heel of spine, 8vo halfbound in navy and patterned paper, pictorial endpapers, 220pp, index, inscription on half-title o/w no marks, clean and tight, Very Good. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Castle Communications U-boat War

Batavia OH: Video Treasures, Inc. 1991. A videotape of the WWII U-boat war, the story told in rare archive footage in b&w and color. A VHS videotape, 55 minutes, new, unopened. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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11 Chapman, Roger No Time on Our Side

New York: W. W. Norton & Company 1975, 1st US printing. For over 3 days, millions held their breath for two men trapped 1575 feet down in the sea, in the mini-submersible Pisces III. Dust jacket, 8vo in olive paper boards, 168pp, no marks, clean and tight, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Clancy Hunt for Red October, The

New York: Berkley 1985. SOFT cover, Fair. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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13 Clancy, Tom Hunt for Red October, The

New York: Berkley Books 1985, 1st printing this. Somewhere under the Atlantic, a Soviet Navy captain decides to defect, and the two superpowers race for the prize -- a top-secret Russian missile sub. SOFT cover, pocketbook, 469pp, no marks, Very Good. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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14 Clancy, Tom Hunt for Red October, The

Annapolis: Naval Institute Press 1984, 1st US edition, 2nd printing. Dedicated 'To Chris' and SIGNED by the author on half-title. Somewhere under the Atlantic, a Soviet Navy captain decides to defect, and the two superpowers race for the prize--a top-secret Russian missile sub. Dust jacket fine, 8vo in red cloth with design blind-stamped on front board, 387pp, contents clean and tight with no marks, owner's bookplate, near Fine. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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15 Clancy, Tom SSN

New York: Berkley Books 1996, 1st printing. As WWIII begins an American sub captain is sent to protect a carrier group from Chinese attack; Clancy presents 15 thrilling fact-based mission profiles. SOFT cover, 8vo, maps, b&w photos, 336pp, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good+. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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16 Clancy, Tom Submarine

New York: Berkley Books 1993, 1st edition, 5th printing. Clancy provides a guided tour through the top secret world of the nuclear submarine. SOFT cover, 8vo, illustrated throughout, xx+328pp, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good+. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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17 Clancy, Tom Submarine

New York: Berkley Books 1993, 1st edition, 5th printing. Clancy provides a guided tour through the top secret world of the nuclear submarine. SOFT cover, 8vo, illustrated throughout, xx+328pp, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good+. 
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18 Compton-Hall, Richard Submarine versus Submarine

New York: Orion Books 1988, stated 1st. Compton-Hall describes the tactics and technology of underwater warfare, with a survey of the submarine's systems and capabilities, plus a discussion of Soviet and NATO offensive and defensive tactics. Dust jacket, 4to in red cloth, b&w and color illustrations throughout, contents clean and tight with no marks, Fine/Fine. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Cooke, R. Cameron Rise to Victory

New York: Jove/Berkeley 2006. A sensational seaborne thriller in a US nuclear submarine. SOFT cover, 12mo, 440pp, as new, Fine. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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20 Dimercurio, Michael Voyage of the Devilfish

New York: Donald I. Fine 1992, 1st printing. An exciting techno-thriller aboard a hunter-killer nuclear sub playing cat-and-mouse beneath the Arctic icecap. Dust jacket, 8vo half-bound in blue cloth and grey paper, glossary, 351pp, mark on bottom edges o/w as new, near Fine/Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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