British Destroyers 1892-1953 by Edgar J. March, 1st ed., 1966
Classic and authoritative work in the original dust-wrapper.
March (Edgar J.). British Destroyers: A History of Development 1892-1953, 1st edition, London: Seeley Service & Co., 1966
Containing 170 photographic plates and 100 technical diagrams (including many folding plans), bound in the original cloth-covered boards and the original dust-wrapper, square folio (28.6 x 23.4 cm)
Condition: Internally excellent, the dust-wrapper a little rubbed and creased, a few edge tears have been carefully repaired with archival document tape.
Hugely impressive work made with the co-operation of the Admiralty and many shipbuilders, the author was allowed access to the original drawings and technical reports.