Jane's Fighting Ships 1953 - 1954 Book, HC, US Navy, Worldwide


This is Jane's Fighting Ships 1953 - 1954 hard cover book. Founded by Fred T. Jane in 1897. Printed in Great Britain by Groves, Brodie & Co, Ltd. and published by McGraw-Hill Book Company.

The Foreword indicates this is the 55th edition of "Fighting Ships" and has over 600 up to date illustrations bringing the total number in this book to about 2500. Ships are shown from many countries. There are also quite a few advertisement pages. A total of 462 numbered pages.

Condition: Some light signs of moisture in front pages. The back page has a some soiling and the binding is coming apart from the cover as shown. We don't think any pages are missing from the back, but can't be 100% sure. Please see all photos for a sampling of what is included.


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