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Nautical


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Featured Titles in Employee Picks - Nautical
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Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
by Erik Larson
Staff Pick
Spiked with suspense that builds toward inevitable disaster, this gripping story of the ill-fated luxury liner, Lusitania, demonstrates once again Larson's unparalleled skill at narrative history. For all of us who waited in anticipation of his next book,... (read more)

List Price $28.00
Your price: $23.80
Sale - Hardcover

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The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
by Daniel James Brown
Staff Pick
Brown masterfully narrates the tale of the 1936 American Olympic rowing team and their gold medal triumph. He paints a vivid picture of the men in the boat, their world, and their sport. A fascinating glimpse into a bygone era.... (read more)

List Price $17.00
Your price: $11.95
Used - Trade Paper

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Pirate Hunters: Treasure, Obsession, and the Search for a Legendary Pirate Ship
Pirate Hunters: Treasure, Obsession, and the Search for a Legendary Pirate Ship
by Robert Kurson
Staff Pick
Ahoy! Kurson returns with more tales of treasure from the briny deep. This time the divers are off to the Dominican Republic to locate a ship captained by Roger Bannister, a British sea merchant turned pirate. The story of their efforts to locate the... (read more)

List Price $28.00
Your price: $19.60
Sale - Hardcover

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In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
by Nathaniel Philbrick
Staff Pick
The heyday of whaling examined through the plight of the Whaleship Essex. This is the best sort of popular history writing.... (read more)

List Price $17.00
Your price: $5.95
Used - Trade Paper

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Shadow Divers: The True Adventure of Two Americans Who Risked Everything to Solve One of the Last Mysteries of World War II
Shadow Divers: The True Adventure of Two Americans Who Risked Everything to Solve One of the Last Mysteries of World War II
by Robert Kurson
Staff Pick
Readers energized by the suspense and adventure of The Perfect Storm and Into Thin Air will be captivated by this remarkable account of wreck diving and discovery. Interweaving the excitement of locating a previously undiscovered WWII German submarine... (read more)

List Price $26.95
Your price: $4.95
Used - Hardcover

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The Man Who Ate His Boots: The Tragic History of the Search for the Northwest Passage
The Man Who Ate His Boots: The Tragic History of the Search for the Northwest Passage
by Anthony Brandt
Staff Pick
Our modern conveniences were built on the backs of the brave (and sometimes foolish) souls who endured unimaginable hardship to tame a savage, unpredictable world. The Man Who Ate His Boots relates the fascinating stories of the explorers who spent 35... (read more)

List Price $28.95
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Used - Hardcover

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Batavia's Graveyard: The True Story of the Mad Heretic Who Led History's Bloodiest Mutiny
Batavia's Graveyard: The True Story of the Mad Heretic Who Led History's Bloodiest Mutiny
by Mike Dash
Staff Pick
A classic of narrative nonfiction, Batavia's Graveyard is an enthralling true story of mutiny, shipwreck, murder, and survival. The dark heart of the tale is Jeronimus Corneliszoon, the manipulative megalomaniac who masterminds the on-board uprising and... (read more)

List Price $25.00
Your price: $9.95
Used - Hardcover

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Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before
Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before
by Tony Horwitz
Staff Pick
Blue Latitudes is an enjoyable and often hilarious journey into the amazing life and adventures of Captain James Cook and his crew. There is no better way to learn nautical history than to bring an Aussie, and a bottle of grog, along.... (read more)

List Price $19.00
Your price: $5.50
Used - Trade Paper

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Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before
Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before
by Tony Horwitz
Staff Pick
Blue Latitudes is an enjoyable and often hilarious journey into the amazing life and adventures of Captain James Cook and his crew. There is no better way to learn nautical history than to bring an Aussie, and a bottle of grog, along.... (read more)

Your price: $7.95
Used - Book Club Paperback

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Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms, and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories
Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms, and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories
by Simon Winchester
Staff Pick
This biography of the Atlantic Ocean encompasses myth and geology, trade and war and discovery — proving once again that Winchester knows how to dig deep and sift out the story. An engrossing tale from a master storyteller.... (read more)

List Price $27.99
Your price: $11.95
Used - Hardcover

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Fifty Places to Paddle Before You Die: Kayaking and Rafting Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations
Fifty Places to Paddle Before You Die: Kayaking and Rafting Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations
by Chris Santella
List Price $24.95
Your price: $17.50
Used - Hardcover

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