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Loss of the U.S.S. "Thresher": Hearings before the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy Congress of the United States 88th Congress, first and second sessions on the loss of the U.S.S. "Thresher", June 26, 27, July 23, 1963, and July 1, 1964

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Joint Committee on Atomic Energy: 1964

Seller ID: 01006768


Two staple holes on cover and title page. Owner's name on front cover. View more info

The Bluejackets' Manual 1940, United States Navy

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Annapolis, United States Naval Institute: 1940

Edition: Tenth Edition

Seller ID: 01017453


A rather worn copy, with original owner's name fep. Interesting enclosures, including sailor's 1943 USN training course certificate and two fresh unused glossy postcards showing sailor's bag layout. View more info

The Bluejackets' Manual 1943, United States Navy

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Annapolis, United States Naval Institute: 1943

Edition: Eleventh Edition

Seller ID: 01036406


A number of interesting enclosures laid in, including dittoed sheets on reacting to poison gas, marching songs, etc. View more info

Loss of the U.S.S. "Thresher": Hearings before the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy Congress of the United States 88th Congress, first and second sessions on the loss of the U.S.S. "Thresher", June 26, 27, July 23, 1963, and July 1, 1964

By: N/A

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Joint Committee on Atomic Energy: 1964

Seller ID: 01042058


Title (short form) written on blank spine. Owner's name on front cover. Minor cover creases, probably natural. View more info

The Fleet Type Submarine Color Supplement

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Periscopefilm: 2007

Seller ID: 01092819


Reprint of NavPers 16160 (June 1946 - Restricted). A companion text for "The Fleet Type Submarine" (also published by PeriscopeFilm.com), this supplement offers nearly thirty color plates showing various details of a WWII fleet submarine. Unpaginated. View more info

The Windjammers

By: Allen, Oliver E.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time-Life Books: 1978

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01011909


Volume of 'The Seafarers.' A lavishly illustrated history, bound in deep blue embossed leatherette, with color paste-on. View more info

The Pacific Navigators

By: Allen, Oliver E., and Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time-Life Books: 1980

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01113650


Volume of 'The Seafarers.' A lavishly illustrated history, bound in deep blue embossed leatherette, with color paste-on. View more info

The Sailing Ship, Six Thousand Years of History

By: Anderson, Romola and R.C.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1963

Seller ID: 797


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Men at Sea: The Best Sea Stories of All Time

By: Aymar, Brandt, ed.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Dorset Press: 1992

Seller ID: 01046050


640pp. View more info

Sea Fights and Shipwrecks

By: Baldwin, Hanson W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Curtis Books: 1965

Edition: Nd (ca. 1960s)

Seller ID: 01102599


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Lost Liners: From the Titanic to the Andrea Doria The Ocean Floor Reveals Its Greatest Ships

By: Ballard, Robert D., and Rick Archbold

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 1997

Seller ID: 01110339


224pp. View more info

Sextant: A Young Man's Daring Sea Voyage and the Men Who Mapped the World's Oceans

By: Barrie, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 2014

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01104450


"As lovingly and painstakingly constructed as the navigators’ one irreplaceable talisman, David Barrie’s exquisite book is a hymn to a now-vanishing feature of maritime life, a finely-chased reminder of just how much we all owe to that one small piece of apparatus (Simon Winchester). 368pp. View more info

Super Cargo Ships

By: Batio, Christopher

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Osceola, MBI Publishing Co.: 2001

Seller ID: 01110961


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The Wreck of the Memphis

By: Beach, Capt. Edward L.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00023664


X-lib with usual labels and markings, dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. View more info

Around the World Submerged: The Voyage of the Triton

By: Beach, Capt. Edward L.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Dell: 1963

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01054419


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Sailing: a Sailor's Dictionary

By: Beard, Henry, and Roy McKie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Workman Publishing Co.: 1981

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 01012685


A humorous dictionary "for landlubbers, old salts, & armchair drifters." View more info

Down With the Old Canoe: a Cultural History of the Titanic Disaster.

By: Biel, Steven.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co. 1996. 1st printing.:

Seller ID: 6418


Wraps, trade paperback. Ffep torn, crease back cover, otherwise VG. View more info

The Illustrated Companion to Nelson's Navy

By: Blake, Nicholas, and Richard Lawrence

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, Stackpole Books: 2000

Seller ID: 01110951


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To Harness the Wind: A Short History of the Development of Sails

By: Block, Leo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press: 2003

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01098905


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North Atlantic Seaway: An Illustrated History of the Passenger Services Linking the Old World with the New, with 1960 Supplement

By: Bonsor, N.R.P.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Prescot, T. Stephenson & Sons, Ltd.: 1960

Seller ID: 01091953


Revised edition of the 1955 original. xxxii, 692pp, with 30 pages containing 150 silhouettes, plus 30 pages with 54 black and white photos, one color page and two black and white photos for the 1960 supplement. Gilt titles on deep green cloth. 692pp. View more info