The Ships and Aircraft of the United States Fleet Second War Edition 1944 Scarce

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  • Sold Date: Mar 26, 2016
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The Ships and Aircraft of the United States Fleet
By James C. Fahey
Gemsco, Inc.
New York
1944

80 p.: 258 in-text illustrations; 23 cm. (9 inches). Blue and gold illustrated stiffened and stapled paper wrappers. Includes ship index, war losses, and addenda. Name of former owner, "J.D. Oakey" handstamped on inside of the front cover and top and bottom outside edges (not impacting the interior of the pages).
Colonel John David Oakey (1931-2013) was a Marine Corps veteran.
Second War Edition

Contents cover United States Naval Vessels; United States Naval Aircraft; Fleet Auxiliaries; and The United States Coast Guard.

Book is in Very Good Condition: pages clean, tight, and unmarked; worn along the spine with front cover loose from bottom staple; front cover rubbed, and with light residue of price sticker. As noted, former owner's name handstamped on inside of the front cover and on the top and bottom outside page edges. Scarce edition.

Of value to anyone interested in the United States military.

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