Simpson, Michael (editor)
Navy Records Society, 2010
by A.C. Hardy
A & C Black, 1935.
sepia photos of 1930’s British warships, with descriptive text.
by F. & V. Gay
a volume in the excellent “Anatomy of the Ship” series.
possibly the fastest cruiser ever built, the Italian navy ‘Bartolomeo Colleoni’ was sunk by HMAS ‘Sydney’ in 1940
by Desmond Wettern
with signed presentation inscription from the author and a hand-written letter from him to Vice-Admiral Sir Roderick MacDonald.
a very detailed account of the Royal Navy in the twenty-five years following the end of world war 2
Album Photographique Force Navale / Photobook Belgian Navy 1946-1996
by Van Ginderen & Delgoffe
Vlaamse Maritieme Ruilvereniging, 1996.
a fine photographic record of the post-war Belgian navy. text in Flemish, French and English
Kenworthy & YoungHutchinson, ca.1927
Malta, Critien’s, 1937.
the third commission of the Royal Navy cruiser ‘Sussex’, to Australia and New Zealand, and back via various Mediterranean ports
Fan Publications, 2004.
well illustrated history of the first of the Royal Navy’s new generation of aircraft carriers
by Patrick Boniface
Periscope Publishing, 2006.
the long serving ‘Kent’ class cruiser, launched in 1926 and decommissioned in 1959.
Maritime Books, 2002.
detailing the aircraft carrier’s career from builders yard to shipbreaker, drawing on first hand accounts and many previously unpublished photos.
Fan Publications, 2001.
well illustrated history of the two Royal Navy aircraft carriers to bear the name ‘Hermes’
Directorate of Public Relations (Royal Navy), 1984.
single-fold illustrated promotional brochure.
detailing the design, construction and service career of this unique British cruiser, which entered service in August 1945