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Some Titles referring to the Royal Navy

Please note that we are actively adding to this collection, and will be updating the titles on this page from time to time. If you have books, magazines, post cards, photographs etc, that you may be prepared to donate, please see our "Donations" page

 
Title Author Publisher ISBN Year
Tall ship on other Naval occasions, A Bartimeus Cassel   1919
Navy Eterna, The Bartimeus Hodder and Staughton   1918
Naval Occasions Bartimeus, Williamm Blackwood and Sons   1915
Sea Passages Calendar (Ed.), Geoffrey Cambridge University Press   1943
Memoirs of Admiral Lord Charles Beresford (Vol I) Charles Beresford Little, Brown and Co   1914
Memoirs of Admiral Lord Charles Beresford (Vol II) Charles Beresford Little, Brown and Co   1914
Royal Navy, The-Volume Four Clowes, William Laird Chatham Publishing 1-86176-013-2 1899
Royal Navy, The - Volume five Clowes, William Laird Chatham Publishing 1-86176-014-0 1900
Royal Navy, The - Volume six Clowes, William Laird Chatham Publishing 1-86176-015-9 1901
Royal Navy, The - Volume seven Clowes, William Laird Chatham Publishing 1-86176-016-7 1903
Sands of Dunkirk, The Collier, Richard E.P. Dutton 61-12472 1964
Royal Navy in Focus 1950-1959 Critchley (ed), Mike maritime Books   1981
Lower Deck Davies, John Lt RNVR Macmillan   1945
H.M. U-Boat Drummond, John D. A Tattoo Book 0-427-00303-2 1959
Great Mutiny, The Dugan, James G.P. Putnam's Sons 65-22126 1965
Hunting the Bismarck Forester, C.S. Michael Joseph   1959
Submarine Upholder Hartog, Sydney Oldbourne Book Co Ltd   1960
Battle for the Falklands Hastings, Jenkins, Max, Simon W.W. Norton 0-393-01761-3 1983
Battle for the Falklands, The Hastings, Max and Simon Jenkins W.W. Norton 0-393-01761-3 1983
Frigates, The Henderson, James Dodd, Mead & Company   1971
British Vessels lost at sea HMSO Patrick Stephens 0-85059-659-9 1947
Shetland Bus, The Howarth,David Nelson   1958
Old Oak - the life of John Jervis, Earl of St Vincent James, Adm Sir William Longmans, Green and Co   1950
History of the Royal navy, A Kemp, Peter K. GP Putnam's sons   1969
Sea Warfare Kipling, Rudyard Macmillan and Co   1916
Battleships in transition Lambert, Andrew Conway Maritime Press 0-85177-315-x 1984
Grammar of Politics Laski, Harold J George Allen &Unwin, Ltd   1925
British Escort Ships Lenton, H Arco Publishing Co., Inc. 0-668-03609-5 1974
History of the British Navy, The Lewis, Michael George Allen &Unwin, Ltd   1957
Naval Yarns Long, W.H. Gibbings and Co, London   1899
Miracle of Dunkirk, The Lord, Walter Viking Penguin 0-670-28630-3 1982
Naval customs, traditions and usage Lovette, Leland P US Naval Institute   1934
Barlow's journal of his life at sea in king's ships Volume I Lubbock, Basil Hurst and Blackett, ltd   1934
Barlow's journal of his life at sea in king's ships Volume II Lubbock, Basil Hurst and Blackett, ltd   1934
Formative Centuries, The Marcus, G.J. Little, Brown and Co   1961
East of Malta, West of Suez Ministry of Information, HMSO   1943
Devil himself, The Pope, Dudley Martin Secker 0-436-37751-9 1987
73 North Pope, Dudley Weidenfeld and Nicolson   1958
Hornblower's Navy, Life at Sea in the Age Nelson Pope, Steve Orion 0-75281-774-4 1998
Mr Punch's history of the Great War Punch, Mr Cassell and Co   1919
Escort Commander Robertson, Terence Nelson Doubleday   1956
British Seas, The Russell, W. Clark MacMillan Company   1894
Trafalgar, Countdown to Battle, 1803-1805 Schom, Alan OUP 91-46639 1990
Hard Lying Smith, Peter William Kimber 0-7183-0192-7 1971
Royal Oak Disaster, The Snyder, Gerald S. Presidio Press 0-7183 0005X 1976
Andrew and the Onions, The Stranach, Lt. Cdr. Ian University of Toronto Press   1990
Making of CS Forester's Horatio Hornblower Tom McGregor Harper Entertainment 0-060107357-1 1998
Naval Chronicles, The Volume I Tracy, Nicholas(ed) Chatham Publishing 0-86176-091-4 1988
Naval Chronicles, The Volume II Tracy, Nicholas(ed) Chatham Publishing 0-86176-092-2 1988
Naval Chronicles, The Volume III Tracy, Nicholas(ed) Chatham Publishing 1-86176-093-0 1999
Naval Chronicles, The Volume IV Tracy, Nicholas(ed) Chatham Publishing 1-86176-094-9 1999
Naval Chronicles, The Volume V Tracy, Nicholas(ed) Chatham Publishing 1-86176-095-7 1999
Royal Navy and the Slavers, The Ward, W.E.F. Schoken Books   1970
Will not we fear Warren and Benson, C.E.T and James White Lion 85617-130-1 1961
Stirring Deeds of Britain's Sea-Dogs Wheeler, Harold F.B. George G. Harrap & Company   1916
Ultra Secret, The Winterbotham, F.W. Dell   1975
An illustrated History of the Royal Navy Winton, John Salamander Book 1-84065-218-7 1999

The above represents part of our holdings on this subject - these books are all available for consultation - some of the older titles may be handled only by a Curator, or by a Member who has received approved training in the handling of archival material. Biographies, engravings, paintings, charts, etc are not listed.


We are continually expanding our collections - donations would be sincerely welcomed

 

More references to naval matters may be found in:

  • the Navies - General
  • the Navy - Royal Canadian Navy
  • the Navy - United States Navy
  • the Navies - American Civil War
  • the Collections home page

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    Revised: 12 October 2012