Perlmutter, Tom (ed): War Machines: Sea - From Phoenician Galleys to Polaris Submarines
Book Number: 000822
Octopus Books Limited London, England 1975 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hardcover with blue pictorial boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 814gms, 140 pages, illustrated endpapers. This is a story that begins with boats made from papyrus and ends with Polaris and today's nuclear powered ships. This superbly illustrated book presents a visual catalogue in words and pictures of the world's sea weaponry. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and very mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.