USS Essex-CVS-9, Boldest of the Oldest Cruise Book

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  • Item Category: Militaria & Weapons
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Oct 31, 2014
  • Channel: Auction House

Offered is a hardcover copy of “USS Essex-CVS-9, Boldest of the Oldest” Cruise Book. It is published by the crew to commemorate their Atlantic deployment October23, 1961 and contains a detailed history of the ship’s activities. There are black and white photos and a few full color photos throughout and an 8 page “Ship’s Roster” at the back of the book.


Dimensions: 9-1/4 x 11-1/4 inches, 239 pages

Condition: Very Good- No torn or missing pages. No damage to the binding. No writing or highlighting. The cover has light wear. The fixed endpapers have light adhesive stains.


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