Author:Reeman, Douglas (signed) ( aka Alexander Kent )


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Battlecruiser -by Douglas Reeman -a Signed Copy ( Battle Cruiser )

By: Reeman, Douglas (signed) ( aka Alexander Kent )

Price: $46.13

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: William Heinemann, 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 161845

ISBN: 0434002917

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)

-----------hardcover, about 6.25w x 9.5h inches, a Near Fine example in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription by Reeman, ---"The Battlecruiser - in their time this class of ships was considered one of the great triumphs of the Royal Navy, as swift as a destroyer but packing a deadly firepower equal to any ship afloat. But the ships had one fatal flaw: their armour could be pierced by a single enemy shell. The Battle of Jutland exposed this Achilles' heel, then further disasters followed in the next world war with the tragic sinkings of the Hood and Repulse. --1943 - Of all he... View more info