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  • The Last Grain Race
    The Last Grain Race (Paperback) Eric Newby

    An engaging and informative first-hand account of the last `grain race' of maritime history, from respected travel writer Eric Newby.

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  • Sea Peoples of the Bronze Age Mediterranean c.1400 BC-1000 BC
    Sea Peoples of the Bronze Age Mediterranean c.1400 BC-1000 BC (English, Paperback) Raffaele D'Amato, Andrea Salimbeti

    Features historical and archaeological research into the mysterious and powerful confederations of raiders who troubled the Eastern Mediterranean in the last half of the Bronze Age.

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  • On a Sea of Glass
    On a Sea of Glass (English, Paperback) Tad Fitch, J. Kent Layton

    A sumptuously illustrated history of the Titanic, her sinking and its aftermath.

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  • The Battleship Bismarck [Anatomy of the Ship]
    The Battleship Bismarck [Anatomy of the Ship] (Paperback) Jack Brower

    The titles in Conway's highly acclaimed 'Anatomy of the Ship' series are widely acknowledged as standard references in their field, providing accurate and comprehensive documentation of individual ships and classes. Selected titles are now available in a new paperback format, making the series accessible to a new generation of historians, scholars, enthusiasts and ship modelmakers. The Bismarck is...

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  • Titanic
    Titanic (Paperback) Jonathan Mayo

    This is the definitive chronology of the Titanic's final hours, told in fascinating detail and offering a real-time experience of one of the greatest dramas of twentieth century history.

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  • US Standard-type Battleships 1941-45 1
    US Standard-type Battleships 1941-45 1 (English, Paperback) Mark Stille, Paul Wright

    Offers an insight into the Standard-type classes of US battleships. This book provides an investigation into the histories of each of the warships in the Standard-type battleship classes, the first three of which, the Nevada, Pennsylvania and New Mexico, formed the US Navy's main force in the inter-war period.

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  • The Lighthouse
    The Lighthouse (English, Paperback) Keith McCloskey

    On 26 December 1900, the vessel Hesperus arrived at Eilean Mor in the remote Outer Hebrides with a relief lighthouseman and fresh provisions. The relief keeper, Joseph Moore, found the lighthouse to be completely deserted, and a subsequent search of the island failed to reveal any sign of what had happened to the three keepers.

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  • British Warship Recognition: The Perkins Identification Albums: Capital Ships 1895-1939 Volume I
    British Warship Recognition: The Perkins Identification Albums: Capital Ships 1895-1939 Volume I (English, Hardback) Richard Perkins

    One of the greatest ever studies of British warship appearance.

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  • The South China Sea
    The South China Sea (English, Paperback) Bill Hayton

    China's rise has upset the global balance of power, and the first place to feel the strain is Beijing's back yard: the South China Sea. For decades tensions have smoldered in the region, but today the threat of a direct confrontation among superpowers grows ever more likely. This important book is the first to make clear sense of the South Sea disputes. Bill Hayton, a journalist with extensive...

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  • Maritime Royalty
    Maritime Royalty (English, Paperback) William Miller

    The Cunard QUEENS are known to millions; they attract attention wherever they sailed, but the QUEEN MARY is possibly the most beloved. She sailed for 31 years, carried millions of passengers and made over 1000 trips across the Atlantic. She is a ship of great memories-passengers on crossings, officer & crew and soldiers during World War II.

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  • Republican Roman Warships 509-27 BC
    Republican Roman Warships 509-27 BC (English, Paperback) Raffaele D'Amato, Giuseppe Rava

    The birth of the mighty Roman Navy was anchored in the Romans' extraordinary ability to absorb and perfect the technology of other states and empires. This book tells the story of the design, development and operation of the Republican Roman warship.

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  • US Standard-type Battleships 1941-45 2
    US Standard-type Battleships 1941-45 2 (English, Paperback) Mark Stille, Paul Wright

    Written by an expert on the US Navy in World War II and augmented by contemporary photographs and specially commissioned illustrations, this book tells the story about US Standard-type battleships - from the terrible damage they sustained at Pearl Harbor to their support of the war-winning landings of the US Marine Corps and US Army.

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  • The Ship of the Line
    The Ship of the Line (Hardback) Brian Lavery

    Over 100 models in stunning full-colour photographs incuding close-ups, details and thematic spreads for variety and visual interest. In-depth captioning, annotations and an authoritative text.

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  • Cutty Sark
    Cutty Sark (Hardback) Eric Kentley, The Cutty Sark Trust

    A brand new volume describing the eventful history of one of the world's most famous and celebrated ships from her construction at Dumbarton in 1869, her famous tea voyages as well as those with other cargoes, through to a career under a Portuguese flag and subsequent return to the Thames, Greenwich, the dramatic fire, painstaking restoration and glorious reopening in April 2012. The book has been...

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  • The Barbary Pirates 15th-17th Centuries
    The Barbary Pirates 15th-17th Centuries (English, Paperback) Angus Konstam, Gerry Embleton

    For the best part of three centuries the 'corsairs' or pirates from the 'Barbary' coasts of North Africa dominated the Western and Central Mediterranean. This book examines their development and their style of fighting, chronicles their achievements and failures, illustrates their ships, and explains why they were so feared and effective.

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  • A History of Sailing in 100 Objects
    A History of Sailing in 100 Objects (English, Hardback) Barry Pickthall

    Key developments in the history of sailing explored through 100 objects.

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  • Holland America Liners 1950-2015
    Holland America Liners 1950-2015 (English, Paperback) William H. Miller

    An illustrated history of the Holland America Line and its postwar fleet.

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  • Conspiracies at Sea
    Conspiracies at Sea (English, Paperback) J. Kent Layton

    Ocean liner expert J. Kent Layton examines and debunks some of the conspiracies surrounding two of the great maritime disasters of the twentieth century.

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  • Imperial Roman Warships 27 BC-193 AD
    Imperial Roman Warships 27 BC-193 AD (English, Paperback) Raffaele D'Amato, Giuseppe Rava

    Featuring archaeological photography and lavish artistic reconstructions, this book reveals the design and development history of Rome's naval force at the height of its Imperial power. Examining its warships, it reveals the navy's structure and the tactics that were developed to make the most of Rome's naval design superiority.

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  • Guide to the Crew of Titanic
    Guide to the Crew of Titanic (English, Hardback) Gunter Babler

    This valuable study provides a much-needed insight into the confusing and complicated world of the crew of Titanic.

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