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Diaries from the days of sail

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: January 1974

Seller ID: 42253


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Men Ships and the Sea

By: Captain VillIers

Price: $6.00

Publisher: National geographic Society: January 1973

Seller ID: 23770


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Before the Wind: True Stories About Sailing

By: David Gowdey

Price: $4.00

Publisher: International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press: March 1994

Seller ID: 26863


Words of wisdom, humor, practical advice, and ripping yarns. Twenty-five selections from some of the world's most famous authors and sailors. Read about: Joshua Slocum, the first man to sail around the world alone Richard Henry Dana's extraordinary account of beginning a sailor's life Ted Turner's racing strategy Clare Francis on her transatlantic solo race Robert Louis Stevenson's emigrant passage of North America Jack London sailing in Polynesia Plus portra... View more info

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Spiritwalker: Messages from the Future

By: Hank Wesselman

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bantam: July 1996

Seller ID: 45744


""I am about to tell you a most unusual story, a chronicle of something that happened to me while I was living on the flank of an active volcano on the island of Hawai'i. I'm a scientist. I mention this because I do not feel that I was in any way predisposed for what was about to occur. In fact, my scientific training would seem to have preprogrammed me against such an experience."" -- From "Spiritwalker" The astonishing true story of an anthropologist's quest into a... View more info

Audel's Ship fitters' Guide: a Practical Treatise on Steel Ship Building and Repairing

By: Ralph Newstead

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Theo. Audel & Co.: January 1919

Seller ID: 25771


Aged but in good shape Slight shelve wear on the cover. Leather cover .Front cover page torn along spine also rear paper torn . View more info

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Great Lakes Shipwrecks & Survivals

By: William Ratigan

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company: June 1960

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 24678


In this breathtaking chronicle of the most spectacular shipwrecks and survivals on the Great Lakes, William Ratigan re-creates vivid scenes of high courage and screaming panic from which no reader can turn away.Included in this striking catalog of catastrophes and Flying Dutchmen are the magnificent excursion liner Eastland, which capsized at her pier in the Chicago River, drowning 835 people within clutching distance of busy downtown streets; the shipwrecked steel freig... View more info