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    Oceans Odyssey 2: Underwater Heritage Management & Deep-Sea Shipwrecks in the English Channel & Atlantic Ocean by Greg Stemm    Waterline Warships: An Illustrated Masterclass by Phillip Reed    Captain Kidd: The Hunt for the Truth by Craig Cabell & Graham Thomas & Allan Richards    Folkboat Story: From Cult to Classic - The Renaissance of a Legend by Dieter Loibner    Oceans Odyssey: Deep-Sea Shipwrecks in the English Channel, the Straits of Gibraltar and the Atlantic Ocean by Sean Kingsley    The General Grant's Gold: Shipwreck and Greed in the Southern Ocean by Madelene Fergusson Allen & Ken Scadden    Over the Mountains of the Sea: Life on the Migrant Ships 1870┐1885 by David Hastings    Freshwater Heritage: A History of Sail on the Great Lakes, 1670-1918 by Don Bamford    Seven Seas, Nine Lives: The Valour of Captain A.W.F. Sutton, CBE, DSC and Bar, RN by Richard Pike    From T-2 to Supertanker by Andrew G. Spyrou    White Ensign Flying: Corvette HMCS Trentonian by Roger Litwiller    Ships of Discovery and Exploration by Lincoln P. Paine    Titanic Lessons for IT Projects by Mark Kozak-Holland    The Story of the Titanic As Told by Its Survivors by Jack Winocour    The Arts of the Sailor: Knotting, Splicing and Ropework by Hervey Garrett Smith    On Board the Titanic: The Complete Story with Eyewitness Accounts by Logan Marshall    Sinking of the Titanic: Eyewitness Accounts by Jay Henry Mowbray    The Art of Rigging by George Biddlecombe    The Pirates Own Book: Authentic Narratives of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers by Marine Research Society    The Young Sea Officer's Sheet Anchor: Or a Key to the Leading of Rigging and to Practical Seamanship by Darcy Lever    Picture History of the Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth by William H. Miller Jr.    The Cruise of the Snark by Jack London    Picture History of the SS United States by William H. Miller Jr.    The Rigging of Ships: in the Days of the Spritsail Topmast, 1600-1720 by R. C. Anderson    The Buccaneers of America by Alexander O. Exquemelin    The History of Piracy by Philip Gosse    Under the Black Flag: Exploits of the Most Notorious Pirates by Don C. Seitz    Donald McKay and His Famous Sailing Ships by Richard C. McKay    Mahan on Naval Warfare by Alfred Thayer Mahan    Learning to Race by H. A. Calahan    100 Historic Ships in Full Color by John Batchelor    Classic Sailing-Ship Models in Photographs by R. Morton Nance    Infamous Pirates: Their Lives and Bloody Exploits by Ezra Strong    Jolly Roger by Patrick Pringle    The Voyage Alone in the Yawl Rob Roy by John MacGregor    The Kedge Anchor or, Young Sailors' Assistant by William Brady    Sailing Boats from Around the World: The Classic 1906 Treatise by Henry Coleman Folkard    The Tryal of Capt. William Kidd: for Murther & Piracy by Don C. Seitz    Sailing, Seamanship and Yacht Construction by Uffa Fox    Pirates of New Spain, 1575-1742 by Peter Gerhard    Spars and Rigging: From Nautical Routine, 1849 by John M'Leod Murphy & W. N. Jeffers    A Short History of the Sailing Ship by Romola Anderson & R. C. Anderson    Learning to Sail by H. A. Calahan    The Ship Model Builder's Assistant by Charles G. Davis    The Built-Up Ship Model by Charles G. Davis    How to Build Wooden Boats: With 16 Small-Boat Designs by Edwin Monk    The Book of Old Ships: From Egyptian Galleys to Clipper Ships by Henry B. Culver    The World's Lighthouses: From Ancient Times to 1820 by D. Alan Stevenson    The Seaman's Friend: A Treatise on Practical Seamanship by Richard Henry Dana    Picture History of the French Line by William H. Miller Jr.
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Oceans Odyssey 2: Underwater Heritage Management & Deep-Sea Shipwrecks in the English Channel & Atlantic Ocean by Greg Stemm
Oceans Odyssey 2: Underwater Heritage Management & Deep-Sea Shipwrecks in the English Channel & Atlantic Ocean

Oceans Odyssey 2 presents the results of the discovery and archaeological survey of ten deep-water wrecks by Odyssey Marine Exploration. In the Western Approaches and western English Channel, a mid-17th century armed merchantman, the guns of Admiral Balchin's
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Waterline Warships: An Illustrated Masterclass by Phillip Reed
Waterline Warships: An Illustrated Masterclass

Philip Reed, best known for his superb models of ships from the age of sail, here turns his attention to the other highly popular subject for ship modelers - the warships of the Second World War. The book is a step-by-step manual for building a scratch
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Captain Kidd: The Hunt for the Truth by Craig Cabell & Graham Thomas & Allan Richards
Captain Kidd: The Hunt for the Truth

The execution of Captain William Kidd on 23 May 1701 is one of the most controversial and revealing episodes in the long history of piracy. The legend that has grown up around Kidd's final voyage, his concealed treasure and the dubious conduct of his trial,
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Folkboat Story: From Cult to Classic - The Renaissance of a Legend by Dieter Loibner
Folkboat Story: From Cult to Classic - The Renaissance of a Legend

Dieter Lobiner details the history of the Nordic Folkboat, sketching its journey from its origins in 1930s Sweden to modern regattas which showcase its performance under trying conditions and its beautiful, sea-kindly and minimalistic design.
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Oceans Odyssey: Deep-Sea Shipwrecks in the English Channel, the Straits of Gibraltar and the Atlantic Ocean by Sean Kingsley
Oceans Odyssey: Deep-Sea Shipwrecks in the English Channel, the Straits of Gibraltar and the Atlantic Ocean

In ten papers Odyssey Marine Exploration presents the technology, methodology and archaeological results from four deep-sea shipwrecks and one major survey conducted between 2003 and 2008. The sites lie beyond territorial waters in depths of up to 820
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Sean Kingsley30 May 2014$25.00

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The General Grant's Gold: Shipwreck and Greed in the Southern Ocean by Madelene Fergusson Allen & Ken Scadden
The General Grant's Gold: Shipwreck and Greed in the Southern Ocean

The wreck in 1866 of the 'General Grant' in the desolate sub-Antarctic Auckland Islands is one of the world's great nautical mysteries, a story that still tantalises and thrills. The 'General Grant' was rumoured to contain a fabulous hoard of gold found
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Over the Mountains of the Sea: Life on the Migrant Ships 1870┐1885 by David Hastings
Over the Mountains of the Sea: Life on the Migrant Ships 1870┐1885

Drawing upon more than 80 personal diaries and journals of those on board, this resource explores the rich experience and the trials and tribulations of hopeful Anglo-Celtic pilgrims headed to Australia and New Zealand aboard migrant ships in the late
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David Hastings14 Apr 2014$23.99

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Freshwater Heritage: A History of Sail on the Great Lakes, 1670-1918 by Don Bamford
Freshwater Heritage: A History of Sail on the Great Lakes, 1670-1918

Beginning with the first sailboat on the lakes through the naval battles of the War of 1812 to the demise of commercial sail, Don Bamford combines his lifelong passion for sailing with his love of history to create this richly illustrated history of sail
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Seven Seas, Nine Lives: The Valour of Captain A.W.F. Sutton, CBE, DSC and Bar, RN by Richard Pike
Seven Seas, Nine Lives: The Valour of Captain A.W.F. Sutton, CBE, DSC and Bar, RN

Captain Alan William Frank Sutton's enthralling biography starts when, as a young midshipman he was in command of a small rowing cutter returning a potentially mutinous crew to the battle-cruiser HMS Repulse in which he served. Amazingly it ends in the
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Richard Pike31 Mar 2014$1.99

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From T-2 to Supertanker by Andrew G. Spyrou
From T-2 to Supertanker

From T-2 to Supertanker provides a unique insight into the oil tanker industry's efforts to produce safe and efficient vessels.

Dr. Andrew G. Spyrou believes that marine transportation is the key to effective global shipping, part of which is carrying

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White Ensign Flying: Corvette HMCS Trentonian by Roger Litwiller
White Ensign Flying: Corvette HMCS Trentonian

This book tells the story of one of Canada's warship Corvettes that served during the Second World War and brought its crew home every time. It was the last Canadian ship to be attacked by the U.S. Navy, and it was eventually sunk, along with most of
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Roger Litwiller20 Feb 2014$34.00

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Ships of Discovery and Exploration by Lincoln P. Paine
Ships of Discovery and Exploration

Lincoln P. Paine's SHIPS OF THE WORLD: AN HISTORICAL HISTORICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA was honored as one of the best reference books of the year by the New York Public Library, and Library Journal described it as "clearly the most fascinating book of the year."
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Lincoln P. Paine10 Feb 2014$14.95

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Titanic Lessons for IT Projects by Mark Kozak-Holland
Titanic Lessons for IT Projects

Building upon the popularity of the first book in the Lessons from History series, this book presents lessons for IT project managers harvested from the project that designed, built, and launched the H.M.S. Titanic. Full of practical advice, this book
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Mark Kozak-Holland7 Feb 2014$17.95

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The Story of the Titanic As Told by Its Survivors by Jack Winocour
The Story of the Titanic As Told by Its Survivors

Panic, despair, shocking inefficiency, and a dash of heroism. Two lengthy narratives by passengers who had a thorough knowledge of the sea and by members of the ship's crew. 26 illustrations.
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Jack Winocour5 Feb 2014$10.95

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The Arts of the Sailor: Knotting, Splicing and Ropework by Hervey Garrett Smith
The Arts of the Sailor: Knotting, Splicing and Ropework

The perfect shipboard reference, this volume is packed with useful "hands-on" information: sailor's tools, basic knots, and useful hitches; handsewing and canvas work; dozens of other topics. Over 100 illustrations.
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Hervey Garrett Smith5 Feb 2014$10.95

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On Board the Titanic: The Complete Story with Eyewitness Accounts by Logan Marshall
On Board the Titanic: The Complete Story with Eyewitness Accounts

Based on the survivors' own stories, this dramatic history stands as the most authoritative account, ranging from the Titanic's construction to the tragic aftermath of its sinking. 43 illustrations.
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Logan Marshall5 Feb 2014$10.95

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Sinking of the Titanic: Eyewitness Accounts by Jay Henry Mowbray
Sinking of the Titanic: Eyewitness Accounts

Spellbinding reports by survivors, rescuers, others of boarding the lifeboats, parting with loved ones, watching the ship sink, and drifting until rescue. Remarkable 1912 "memorial edition," published shortly after the tragedy. Rare photographs.
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The Art of Rigging by George Biddlecombe
The Art of Rigging

The best manual ever produced on rigging the sailing ship — indispensable for serious model builders. Terms and phrases, onshore operations, rigging brigs, yachts, small vessels, much more. Introduction. 17 plates.
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The Pirates Own Book: Authentic Narratives of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers by Marine Research Society
The Pirates Own Book: Authentic Narratives of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers

Rare volume recounts lives and cold-blooded exploits of Black Beard, Jean Lafitte, Robert Kidd, Anne Bonney, and other maritime marauders. 77 atmospheric wood engravings.
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Marine Research Society4 Feb 2014$15.95

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The Young Sea Officer's Sheet Anchor: Or a Key to the Leading of Rigging and to Practical Seamanship by Darcy Lever
The Young Sea Officer's Sheet Anchor: Or a Key to the Leading of Rigging and to Practical Seamanship

First published in 1808, this now-rare volume offers clear definitions and copious illustrations of the principles of rigging, tacking, use of a compass, splicing ropes, making sails, much more.
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Darcy Lever4 Feb 2014$19.95

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