THE MINESWEEPERS' VICTORY.
Keydex, Weybridge - UK, 1976, 1st edn., trade paperback original, 346pp incl (i) ads, 4pp facsimile monotone photo ills, 1 other in text and 8 plans/diagrams mainly double page, yellow paper wrappers lettered and illustrated in black, in clear yellow plastic sleeving as issued, an account of mines, their types and development, and of minesweeping during WW2, how it adapted to the introduction of new mines, in home waters, the war channel, Arctic and western approaches, the Mediterranean, Normandy, South-East Asia, etc, incl. appendices of minesweeping bases, minesweepers, mines swept, awards, casualties, etc., the standard edition on slightly lighter weight paper, lightly rubbed at extrems., edges tanned, slight ripple to plastic sleeving at spine, very good,
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Keywords: war ww2 navy mines minesweeping rnps royal naval patrol service war channel mine counter measures