Hardcover, blue cloth in non price-clipped dust-jacket. 413pp., Appendices, Index. Illustrated with photographs, maps and map endpapers. First American edition. Translated by Captain A. C. J. Sabalot. Dust-jacket protected by reinforced mylar covers. Mild toned marks inside boards where glue tabs from mylar had been affixed. Not an ex-library copy, from a private collection. No previous ownership marks. The first comprehenive study of the actions, motives, elan and eventual redemption of the French Navy as a fighting force in the Second World War. A clean, square, unmarked copy. Very good+ in a fine dust-jacket. Scans sent on request.