Books with an RFA Flavour…

Maritime Books of Cornwall are offering our readers the last copies of their very popular book THE RFA IN FOCUS. A fine landscape book of the RFA Fleet of yesteryear. Great Full page photos with extended captions. Less than 20 copies remain – priced at £9.99 each (inc UK Postage). Don’t delay…

New Edition just out (January 2015) their annual guide to the fleet. BRITISH WARSHIPS AND AUXILIARIES – RN RFA and all the other craft seen around naval ports. Packed with facts and colour photos for just £9.99.

You’ll also spot RFA’s in a sad photo-book – now reduced. The series was called TO SAIL NO MORE and shows RFA’s and Warships…laid up…broken up – or blown up at the end of their sea going days! Only Volumes 3,4,5,6 and 7 remain. ( Vol 5 & 6 cover the US and Australian Navy) Was a very popular series at £14.99 each – now £4.99 to clear the last copies.

How to order…Go to the Maritime Books web site at and order from them “drek’ly” as they say in Cornwall. You may also want to sign up for their free weekly newsletter covering the latest news from the naval scene and of course all new books and bargains being offered. It’s on their web site….

Historical RFA prize draw

HistoricalRFA are also offering a free book (of our choice) in a fabulous e-mail prize draw. All readers are entitled to enter once in this prize draw. To enter please send your name by e-mail to by the 14th of Feburary 2015. After this date all the e-mail addresses will be placed in a draw and one lucky winner will receive a request for their postal address and the book will be sent to them. The Editor’s decision with regard to this draw is final.