Crosby Lockwood, rep. 1945. 118 pp., 11 photo-plates. D.j., 22 x 15cm. Dust-jacket with small tears around edges o/w V.G. (Uncommon in dust-jacket). A wartime publication first published in 1943 recording naval events during the Battle of the Atlantic. Includes accounts of British corvettes escorting convoys and attacking U-boats, the picking up of survivors from torpedoed merchantmen, exploits of HM Ships WOLVERINE, STORK, PHOEBE, etc ; DEMS gunners, the Royal Navy fighting alongside its Allies – America, Canada, Norway, Holland, Poland, Belgium, Greece, France, etc ; pets and mascots at sea, plus other aspects in this contemporary account of the Atlantic war.