1st.ed., 1972. 40 pp., + fold-out centre spread (cold.) ; profusely illustrated with photographs & drawings. Pict. c.c., 25 x 20cm. FINE. The first of a brilliant but all-too-short series, the author examines in-depth the five battleships of the KGV class : KING GEORGE V, PRINCE OF WALES, DUKE OF YORK, ANSON and HOWE. Includes information, photographs and drawings on their construction, armament, fittings, machinery camouflage schemes, etc. A summary of service for each of the five battleships traces their career, achievements and ultimate fate. FINE copy.