~ British Battleships 1860 – 1950 – By Oscar Parkes ~
Contains B&W plates and diagrams with B&W illustrations
The classic book on critical examination of the British battleships in battle and in heavy weather by Oscar Parkes with 450 full black & white plans, plates, diagrams, illustrations and photographs with structural criticism of individual ships, their armaments and purposes & history of each ship in both peace and war.
It was published in 1970 by Lewis Reprints.
~ Dimensions ~
The book has a height of 11.5 inches (29.2 cm), a width of 9 inches (22.8 cm) & a depth of 2.2 inches (5.7 cm).
It weighs 2.64 Kg.
~ Condition ~
A small dent to the front cover and some minor scratching to the front/reverse. The pages appear to be complete & in good order other than some minor foxing to the pages.