8vo. 6.25 x 9 inches. xii + 179 pp. Bound in original white cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper. A very good copy. Illustrated by 20 pages of plates. A history of the Admiralty and the Board of admiralty until the creation of the Ministry of Defence in 1964, by naval historian, N. A. M. Rodger (b. 1949).
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