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Product Description: This volume, originally published in 1987, fills a gap in a neglected area. Looking at the entire war in the Mediterrean, the volume examines the war from the viewpoint of all the important participants, making full use of archives and manuscript collections in Britain, France, Italy, Germany, Austria and the United States...read more

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9781138933194, titled "The Naval War in the Mediterranean: 1914-1918" | Routledge, October 20, 2015, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: This volume, originally published in 1987, fills a gap in a neglected area.
9780870214486, titled "Naval War in the Mediterranean 1914-1918" | Naval Inst Pr, June 1, 1987, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This volume, originally published in 1987, fills a gap in a neglected area.
9780049400887 | Unwin Hyman, January 1, 1987, cover price $70.00

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9781472804983 | Osprey Pub Co, April 21, 2015, cover price $17.95

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Product Description: This is a major new naval history of the First World War which reveals the decisive contribution of the war at sea to Allied victory. In a truly global account, Lawrence Sondhaus traces the course of the campaigns in the North Sea, Atlantic, Adriatic, Baltic and Mediterranean and examines the role of critical innovations in the design and performance of ships, wireless communication and firepower...read more

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9781107036901 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2014, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: This is a major new naval history of the First World War which reveals the decisive contribution of the war at sea to Allied victory.

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Product Description: With the call to action stations in August 1914, the Royal Navy faced its greatest test since the time of Nelson.This classic history of the Great War at sea combines graphic and stirring accounts of all the principal naval engagements -- battles overseas, in home waters and, for the first time, under the sea--with analysis of the strategy and tactics of both sides...read more

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9781473821118 | Reissue edition (Naval Inst Pr, May 15, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: With the call to action stations in August 1914, the Royal Navy faced its greatest test since the time of Nelson.
9781844153008 | Pen & Sword, October 30, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: With the Call to action stations in August 1914, the Royal Navy faced its greatest test since the time of Nelson.
9780141390871 | Revised edition (Penguin USA, August 1, 2002), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A definitive overview of the naval history of World War I offers graphic accounts of the primary naval engagements of the conflict and provides detailed analyses of the strategy and tactics of both sides, descriptions of the weapons and vessels involved, profiles of military leaders, and more.

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Product Description: Battles at Dogger Bank and Jutland revealed critical firepower, armor, and speed differences in Royal Navy and Kaiserliche Marine (Imperial German Navy) Battlecruiser designs.Fast-moving and formidably armed, the battlecruisers of the British and German navies first encountered one another in 1915 at Dogger Bank and in the following year clashed near Jutland in the biggest battleship action of all time...read more

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9781780960968 | Osprey Pub Co, November 19, 2013, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Battles at Dogger Bank and Jutland revealed critical firepower, armor, and speed differences in Royal Navy and Kaiserliche Marine (Imperial German Navy) Battlecruiser designs.

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Product Description: Foreword by Admiral Sir John Woodward. When published in hardcover in 1997, this book was praised for providing an engrossing education not only in naval strategy and tactics but in Victorian social attitudes and the influence of character on history...read more

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9781557507181 | Naval Inst Pr, March 1, 1997, cover price $49.95

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9781591143369 | Reissue edition (Naval Inst Pr, December 15, 2012), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Foreword by Admiral Sir John Woodward.
9780719561313 | John Murray Pubs Ltd, May 23, 2005, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A fascinating exploration of a devastating conflict in command styles during the Battle of Jutland When hundreds of warships belonging to the two most powerful fleets in the world clashed off the coast of Denmark in 1916, the encounter had the potential to reshape the political map forever.

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Product Description: At the start of World War One the Imperial German Navy had a large number of surface warships deployed around the world. These posed a considerable threat to British mercantile interests, particularly the import of food and fuel supplies...read more

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9781848846388 | Pen & Sword, November 30, 2012, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: At the start of World War One the Imperial German Navy had a large number of surface warships deployed around the world.

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Product Description: At the start of the war, the German Empire had cruisers scattered across the globe, some of which were subsequently used to attack Allied merchant shipping. The British Royal Navy systematically hunted them down, though not without some embarrassment from its inability to protect Allied shipping...read more
By Tim Benbow and Dennis Showalter (foreword by)

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9781906626167 | Amber, March 19, 2012, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: At the start of the war, the German Empire had cruisers scattered across the globe, some of which were subsequently used to attack Allied merchant shipping.

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Product Description: Although the Great War might be regarded as the heyday of the big-gun at sea, it also saw the maturing of underwater weapons, the mine and torpedo, as well as the first signs of the future potency of air power. Between 1914 and 1918 weapons development was both rapid and complex...read more

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9781848321007 | Naval Inst Pr, November 15, 2011, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Although the Great War might be regarded as the heyday of the big-gun at sea, it also saw the maturing of underwater weapons, the mine and torpedo, as well as the first signs of the future potency of air power.

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Product Description: Part 2 of Naval Aces looks at the many flying Naval heroes who flew alongside or against those of the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS). While the RNAS operated its own formidable arsenal of Nieuport and Sopwith scouts over the Flanders coast, the German navy countered with its own Land Feld Jagdstaffeln and Seefront Staffeln...read more

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9781849086646 | Osprey Pub Co, May 22, 2012, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Part 2 of Naval Aces looks at the many flying Naval heroes who flew alongside or against those of the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS).
9781849083454 | Osprey Pub Co, July 19, 2011, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Though understandably overshadowed by their army colleagues, naval aviators played a significant role in World War 1, including some noteworthy contributions of fighter aviation.

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Product Description: The Q-ship, an ordinary merchant vessel with concealed guns, came into its own during World War I, when used by the Royal Navy to trap and destroy German U-boats. The Q-ship operations are covered here in detail, by following the careers of the eight men who won the Victoria Cross on Special Service Operations; and by accounts of German U-boat crews being on the receiving end...read more

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9780750946056 | Sutton Pub Ltd, May 1, 2007, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: The Q-ship, an ordinary merchant vessel with concealed guns, came into its own during the First World War, when the Royal Navy to trap and destroy German U-boats.

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9780752450551 | History Pr Ltd, April 1, 2010, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: The Q-ship, an ordinary merchant vessel with concealed guns, came into its own during World War I, when used by the Royal Navy to trap and destroy German U-boats.

Product Description: Q-ships and their story. This book, "Q-ships and their story", by E. Keble Chatterton, is a replication of a book originally published before 1922. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.

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9780405130342 | Ayer Co Pub, August 1, 1980, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Q-ships and their story.

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During the two World Wars, the chain of island groups linking Europe to North America, acquired great strategic significance. Operating from its main base at Scapa Flow, the Royal Navy and its allies sought to contain the German naval threat within the North Sea and protect the northern flank of maritime operations in the North Atlantic.

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9781843410119 | Birlinn Ltd, February 1, 2004, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: During the two world wars, the chain of island groups, Orkney, Shetland, the Faroes and Iceland, linking Europe to North America, acquired great strategic significance.

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9781843410270 | Birlinn Ltd, January 19, 2006, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: During the two World Wars, the chain of island groups linking Europe to North America, acquired great strategic significance.

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An account of the World War I German torpedo attack on and sinking of the passenger liner, the Lusitania, describing the experiences of some of those involved.

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9780802788467 | Walker & Co, May 1, 2003, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: An account of the World War I German torpedo attack on and sinking of the passenger liner, the Lusitania, describing the experiences of some of those involved.

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9780802788474 | Walker & Co, April 1, 2003, cover price $21.85 | About this edition: An account of the World War I German torpedo attack on and sinking of the passenger liner, the Lusitania, describing the experiences of some of those involved.

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Product Description: This is the remarkable story of what were known by the British as 'Q' Ships and by the Germans as 'Decoy Raiders'. Disguised as harmless merchant ships, they could be transformed in moments into powerful killers and were used by both sides in the First World War...read more

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9781557508959 | Naval Inst Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $36.95

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9781781591703 | Reprint edition (Pen & Sword, February 19, 2013), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This is the remarkable story of what were known by the British as 'Q' Ships and by the Germans as 'Decoy Raiders'.

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Product Description: The authoritative work on the great sea battle of World War I. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780851777504 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, September 30, 1998, cover price $24.85 | About this edition: The authoritative work on the great sea battle of World War I.
9780870213243 | Naval Inst Pr, July 1, 1986, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The battle of Jutland has produced more inconclusive controversy from historians and naval officers than any other modern sea fight.

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9781558217591 | Reprint edition (Lyons Pr, October 1, 1998), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The authoritative work on the great sea battle of World War I.

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Product Description: During WWI and WWII more than 400 passenger ships were sunk following torpedo strikes, surface shellfire, aerial bombardment, or scuttling. Here are details of every deep-sea passenger carrying vessel lost either in regular commercial service or in temporary auxiliary duties...read more

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9781852605650 | Haynes Pubns, April 1, 1997, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: During WWI and WWII more than 400 passenger ships were sunk following torpedo strikes, surface shellfire, aerial bombardment, or scuttling.

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Product Description: Book by Layman, R. D.

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9781557506177 | Naval Inst Pr, November 1, 1996, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Book by Layman, R.

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Product Description: This text offers conclusions drawn from the study of the contributions of sea power to Allied/American victory in World War II. While naval strategy and tactics are considered, great emphasis has been placed upon the American bridge of ships that made logistic support for the Allies possible...read more

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9780773488830 | Edwin Mellen Pr, March 1, 1996, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: This text offers conclusions drawn from the study of the contributions of sea power to Allied/American victory in World War II.

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Product Description: Since a simple cannon was first mounted on a sailing ship, the warship had but one purpose, to engage and destroy the enemy. This study focuses on the hard-fought ship-to-ship battles where the gun was all-important. It vividly recounts a varied selection of epic sea battles and warship stories...read more

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9781557507969 | Naval Inst Pr, September 1, 1995, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Since a simple cannon was first mounted on a sailing ship, the warship had but one purpose, to engage and destroy the enemy.

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Product Description: There have been a number of studies published on the activities of British and German navies during World War I, but little on naval action in other arenas. This book offers for the first time a balanced history of the naval war as a whole, viewed from the perspective of all participants in all major theaters...read more

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9781857282955 | 1 edition (Routledge, April 30, 1995), cover price $105.00 | About this edition: This book aims to provide a definitive work on the First World War at sea.
9780870212666 | Naval Inst Pr, March 1, 1994, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Offers a history of the naval war as a whole, covering all participants in all major theaters, including the Italians and Austrians in the Adriatic; the Russians, Germans, and Turks in the Baltic and Black Seas; and the French and British in the Mediterranean.

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9781557503527 | Naval Inst Pr, July 1, 1995, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: There have been a number of studies published on the activities of British and German navies during World War I, but little on naval action in other arenas.

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