MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History. Volumes 3 to 11 (1991-1999)

Rod Paschall, ed. / Leesburg: Cowles History Group, Inc. 1991
volumes 3-11, complete volumes & issues but lacking vol. 9#4; hardcovers, near fine. Volumes Included: 9

Subject/Keywords: per military history naval warfare weapons wlk

Item #: 984187


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Underway Replenishment of Naval Ships

Naval Surface Warfare Center / Naval Surface Warfare Center 1992
574 pp., Hardcover, ex library else text clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: naval ships

Item #: 959961


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Extracts from the Speech of Senator Spooner, of Wisconsin, on the Philippines Situation: In the United States Senate, May 29 and 31, 1902

Spooner, John C. / N/A. 1902
24 pp., softcover slightly soiled, overall good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Spanish-American War Philippine Islands Government American naval history jzx

Item #: 942768


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Letter from the Secretary of the Navy, Transmitting, Information with Regard to the Retired List of the Navy and Marine Corps, etc.

B. F. Tracy / Washington: GPO 1889
34 pp., mostly tabular lists of names of Navy personnel, original self wrappers, extracted from larger bound volume, very good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: americana genealogy naval history JZX

Item #: 926058


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The United States and the Next European War [AND] Problems of Sea Power

Wertenbaker, Thomas Jefferson, & Robert Greenhalgh Albion. / Published under the University Extension Fund, Herbert L. Baker Foundati 1935
31 pp., softcover preserved in later pam binding, ex library, good,. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: military studies naval history Americana STDP

Item #: 911235


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Report and Charts of the Cruise of the U.S. Brig Dolphin, Made under Direction of the Navy Department. 33rd Congress, 1st Session, SED 59

Lee, S. P. / Washington: Beverley Tucker, printer to the Senate 1854
viii, 331, 2 pp., very large folding map, 15 charts, mostly folding; removed from a larger binding, text block clean & tight, aside from a small closed tear near the stub of the folding map the plates are very good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Naval History Americana geography

Item #: 885907


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Marine-Attache an der kaiserlich-deutschen Botschaft in London, 1907-1912. mit einer Einleitung von Prof. Dr. W. Hubatsch. (Gottinger Beitrage fur Gegenwartsfragen, Volkerrecht, Geschichte, Internationalpolitik, Band 4)

Widenmann, Wilhelm / Gottingen: Musterschmidt, 1952
first edition; [viii], 325, [3] pp.; ex library with upper outside corner bumped but still a sound copy in original cloth. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Germany, Great Britain, foreign relations, naval history, BBW

Item #: 872106


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Navy Yard, Norfolk. Letter from the Secretary of the Navy, transmitting Reports of the Commissioner appointed to make an investigation at the Gosport Navy Yard, &c. March 4, 1842 ...

Upshur, A. P., et al. / Washington: 1842
first edition, issued in the Serial Set; 223 pp.; age staining, extraction roughness at spine and partially disbound in self wrappers; results of an investigation of a naval storekeeper and various master workmen at the yard who are accused of using government time and materials for private projects, bill padding, receiving wage kickbacks from junior workers, etc.; George Loyall, the Navy Agent at the yard, feels that Commissioner B. Homans deliberately and grossly distorted the situation to reflect badly on his office. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Gosport Shipyard, corruption

Item #: 872067


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Description of Naval 3-In. B. L. Howitzers with Instructions for Their Use and Care by Commander Montgomery Sicard, U. S. Navy

Sicard, Montgomery. / Washington?: United States Navy, Bureau of Ordnance 1878
first edition; 57 pp., 5 plates with all but the last folding; library markings, general age toning and shaken in original paper wrappers, complete but good only; the Navy has been considering introducing a "breech loading rifled boat howitzer" and Sicard, who was Chief of bureau at the time, describes how they are built, how to fire them, how to get them off a boat if necessary, etc.. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: naval artillery, RBH

Item #: 865724

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Washington Navy Yard Aeronautical Reports (Wind Tunnel). Numbers 1 to 499 (1917-1933)

United States Navy. / Washington: Washington Navy Yard 1917
Nos. 1 to 499, bound in 31 thick quartos, most reports are typewritten, photostatic copies, or blueprint; very well illustrated with original glossy photographs, mostly 8" x 10" (black and white); very good. Volumes Included: 31

Subject/Keywords: military aviation naval aviation aeronautical engineering big sets

Item #: 705541

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Il Traffico Marittimo, a cura di C. Ernest Fayle. (Storia della Grande Guerra, series)

Fayle, C. Ernest, ed. / Roma: Provveditorato generale dello stato, Libreria ... 1928
complete in 3 volumes; first edition in Italian, "Tradotto dall'inglese a cura dell' Ufficio del capo di stato maggiore della marina"; quarto, I. Il periodo degli incrociatori, traduzione di Ubaldo degli Uberti.; II. Dal principio della campagna sottomarina alla nomina del controllore navale, traduzione di Angelo Varoli-Piazza.; III. La guerra ad oltraza coi sommeribili, traduzione di Silvio Salza; library markings and later cloth but sound and near very good with all twelve folding maps and charts. Volumes Included: 3

Subject/Keywords: World War I, naval operations, shipping, merchant marine, Great Britain, JZX

Item #: 837286


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Capture of the Mexican Brig Urrea: Message of the President of the United States, in answer to a resolution of the House of Representatives of the 5th instant, respecting the capture and restoration of the Mexican brig of war Urrea.

Van Buren, Martin, et al. / Washington 1838
25th Cong., 2nd Sess., House Executive Documetn #75, 46 pp., string tied paper wrappers, untrimmed and mostly unopened. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Mexico-United States Relations Naval Affairs Diplomatic History

Item #: 790335

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Canada's Navy: The First Century (History)

Marc Milner / University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 1999
356 pp., Hardcover, very good in a very good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0802042813
Subject/Keywords: 20th Century, Canada, Americas, History, Military, Naval ctt

Item #: 790387


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Essai sur l'histoire de l'administration de la Marine de France 1689-1792.

Lambert de Sainte-Croix (, Alexandre). / Paris: Calmann Levy, Editeur 1892
first edition; [iv], 457 pp.; later quarter leather very rubbed at spine and front hinge cracked, light general age toning to text but block sound, good+ only. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: naval history, France,

Item #: 780493


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Histoire de l'Ecole navale et des institutions qui l'ont precedee, par un ancien officier. Avec une lettre du Vice-amiral Jurien de la Graviere. Quarante compositions, hors texte par Paul Jazet ...

(Pech de Cadel, F.; pseud. Geraud-Bastet) / Paris: Maison Quantin 1889
first edition, inscribed " ... Hommage a l'autour Pech de Cadel"; large quarto, [iv], 366, [1] pp., plates; general age toning with the pictorial fold over jacket and self wrappers dark and missing the entire spine covering, partially disbound, good- only. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: France, naval history, naval academies travel exploration hhs14

Item #: 777782


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Report from the Secretary of the Navy, Transmitting a Report, etc., in relation to the erection of light-houses, &c., in compliance with the second section of the act of March 3d, 1837, making appropriations for building light-houses, light-boats, beacon-

M. Dickerson. / Washington: Blair & Rives, Printers 1837
published as 25th Cong., 2nd Sess., Senate Report 38; 96 pp., extracted from larger bound volume, age darkening, overall good,. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: travel business history americana nautical studies naval engineering architecture public finance

Item #: 731669

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Civil War Times Illustrated. Volumes 1 to 20 (1962-1982)

National Historical Society. / Harrisburg: National Historical Society 1962
volumes 1-20 (1962-1982), an uninterrupted run of complete volumes, all but vol. 2 are in publisher's cloth, profusely illustrated throughout, very good++. Volumes Included: 20

Subject/Keywords: Americana Civil War Military History Naval History Lincoln BIG SETS

Item #: 704913

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The Hague conventions of 1899 (III) and 1907 (X) for the Adaptation to Maritime Warfare of the Principles of the Geneva Convention. (Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Division of International Law, Pamphlet No. 6)

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, / Washington: 1915
quarto, iv, 19 pp.; extraction roughness at spine of paper wrappers, disbound reading copy. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Hague Convention, Geneva Convention,, laws of war, international law, naval warfare

Item #: 724617


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United Service Magazine. January & February 1914

Alsager Pollock. editor / London: William Clowes & Sons, Limited 1914
Nos. 2022 & 2033, complete issues, bound together with original paper wrappers retained. Included are articles on the Peninsular War, American Civil War, Balkan War of 1912-13, progress in aviation, etc. etc. etc. Very good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: British Military History Naval Warfare tth

Item #: 709140


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American State Papers. Documents Legislative and Executive of the Congress of the United States, frm the First Session of the Eighteenth to the Second Session of the Nineteenth Congress, Inclusive, Commencing May 13, 1824, and Ending January 5, 1827: Volu

Dickins, Asbury, & John W. Forney, select. & eds. / Washington: Gales and Seaton 1860
quarto, 856 pp., disbound with chipping to margins of first and last dozen pages, not affecting text! WORKING COPY!. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Americana Naval History Public Law Finance Travel Exploration BWK

Item #: 706585

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