Gamble of the Marines

By: Toner, Captain Raymond J. U.S.N.

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Book Condition: Good


Red cloth boards w/tape marks on mapped end pps and dj flaps. Text tight and bright, all pp and pocket present. Rear upper corner flap of dj clipped taking a smidge of the first line of the blurb on the author. Closed taped tear at head of frt dj flap. 37 illustrations. 208 pp. spine slightly cocked, page block slightly soiled. Sounds worse than it looks, see images. A spine tingling sea adventure. Lt. Gamble was the only Marine officer in his era to command a US ship in combat. Title pp states: A condensed revision for young readers from the original manuscript.

Title: Gamble of the Marines

Author Name: Toner, Captain Raymond J. U.S.N.

Illustrator: Merryweather, Jack

Categories: MILITARIA,

Publisher: IL, Albert Whitman & Co.: 1963

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 10686

Keywords: U.S. Marines, War at Sea, Warships, Tall Ships, Sails, Naval Military History, Navy.,