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The man who bought a navy

Gerald Bowman

The man who bought a navy

the story of the world"s greatest salvage achievement at Scapa Flow

by Gerald Bowman

  • 150 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cox, Ernest Frank Guelph,
  • Salvage

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gerald Bowman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVK1491 .B6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p., [8] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5998790M
    LC Control Number66032226
    OCLC/WorldCa2219189

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Out of 5 stars The Man who Bought a Navy. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 9, Verified Purchase. I borrowed and read this book way back in the 's and determined that one day I would have my own copy. What impressed me was the immense technical achievement against overwhelming odds, by Ernest Cox in raising the German /5(6).

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Cover. When the Germans sank their fleet at Scapa Flow after the First War all the experts said that salvaging the ships was impossible. One man, Ernest Cox, disagreed and in he bought the entire fleet gambling his entire fortune on the collosal task of raising the fleet.

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Ladies be very s: Engineer Ernest Cox was the one man who defied their prediction. In he decided to buy the scuttled fleet, gambling his entire personal fortune in the collosal task of raising the German ships. Pieced together after much research and told in this biography is the astounding story of what is regarded as the greatest achievement in the.

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The man who bought a Navy: The story of the world's greatest salvage achievement at Scapa Flow by BOWMAN Gerald. Rowlands & Birchall, Hardback Reprint of edition. Laminated illustrated cover. Slight bumping at spine ends.

Clean and unmarked book. The story of the Engineer Ernest Cox who bought the entire scuttled German fleet which sank at Scapa Flow.

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Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" £ £ £ Hardcover Reviews: Ernest Cox - the Man that Bought the German Navy Showing of 2 messages.

Ernest Cox - the Man that Bought the German Navy: Jonathan: 5/27/17 AM: fairly recent movie Down to the Sea in Ships probably did the book no harm in getting attention. I inherited a copy some 50 years ago and. I have read 'Man who bought a Navy', also Tiny Booth's book 'Cox's Navy'.

My husband was Alex Cox, he was related to Ernest G Cox and I am now interested in the family history and connection.

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