BATTLE OF THE JAVA SEA

By: Thomas, David

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Book Condition: Very Good


259pp., line-drawn theatre-map endpapers. Unpaginated, b/white halftone plates throughout (all called-for plates extant and attached). Book clean and square. Spine firm, bumped on head and heel, vivid silver title. Plain blue boards very lightly bumped on foredge corners. Textblock top edge tinted red, trivial foredge flecks, else leaves unmarked. Illustrated (Flag design: Michael Harvey) loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, edgeworn, with multiple small holes on spine. In the wake of Pearl Harbour, another campaign was developing in South-East Asia. The Allies - British, Australian, American and Dutch - had an assembly of ill-assorted ships. The Japanese invasion convoys were moving south with terrifying rapidity . . . Naval historian David Thomas graphically describes the battle that ensued - the battle of the Java Sea . . . Contents include: Prelims., Author's Note, List of Illustrations, Preface, 16 chapters. Appendices. Index. Book weight approx. 485g.

Title: BATTLE OF THE JAVA SEA

Author Name: Thomas, David

Categories: Military History, History - General,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1968

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013438

Keywords: Military History, Naval Battles, World War (1939-1945), Java Sea Battle, Naval History, Sea Warfare, Thomas, David