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1957 15th Edition
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1957 Hard Cover
1957 Hard Cover
Cover:  dark blue fabric covered semi-hard-cover, book style with gold lettering
Spine: gold lettering
Author:   revised by Captian John V. Noel Jr. U.S.N.
  assisted by Lieutenant Donald A. Franz, U.S.N.
  assisted by JOC Willian J. Miller, U.S.N.
Copyright Date:   1938 1939, 1940, 1943, 1944, 1946, 1950, 1957 by U. S. Naval Institute
Printing Date:   known printings for this edition:
     1st-1957; 2nd-1958; 3rd,5th,6th,7th-1959
Printing Date Codes:   date code listed reverse side of title page:
    early printings: 3-50-58 = 3rd printing, 1958;
    late printings: 5-50-59 = 5th printing, 1959;
     7-50-59 = 7th printing, 1959
Publisher:   U. S. Naval Institute
Printer:   U. S. Naval Institute
Library of Congress:    3-1595
Size:   8¼" x 5¼" x 1"
Price:   early printings, none listed; late printings, listed at $1.95
Number of Pages:   647 pages including index and a table of contents
Number of Chapters:   6 parts with 31 chapters and 7 section appendix
remarks:   none
approximate used value:  $5-$25 - only an approximate value, also check eBay or Amazon for current auctions


Main Pages

  • Cover - inside early printing
  • Cover - inside later printing
  • Title Page - front
  • Title Page - back
  • Forward Page
  • Preface Page

Table of Contents Pages

  • Table of Contents - page 1
  • Table of Contents - page 2
  • Table of Contents - page 3