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Wood, Water, and Light: Classic Wooden Boats
Wood, Water, and Light: Classic Wooden Boats
by Benjamin Mendlowitz
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Twenty-four wooden boats are featured in this volume, among them classic sailing yachts and rugged schooners as well as smaller wooden craft. Each is accompanied by an in-depth description of the design and history of the vessel, exterior and interior... (read more)

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The World's Best Sailboats: A Survey
The World's Best Sailboats: A Survey
by Ferenc Mate
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In the classic format of the first volume, with magnificent color photographs and black-and-white illustrations, the even more spectacular Volume 2 celebrates the giant leaps in technology and design of the last decade and a half. Ferenc Mt analyzes... (read more)

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To the Sea: Sagas of Survival and Tales of Epic Challenge on the Seven Seas
To the Sea: Sagas of Survival and Tales of Epic Challenge on the Seven Seas
by Tony Meisel
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To the Sea SAGAS OF SURVIVAL AND TALES OF EPIC CHALLENGE ON THE SEVEN SEAS The ocean makes unrelenting demands of human resolve and tests the limits of human endurance with unending ferocity, yet few places on earth are as alluring as the open sea. The... (read more)

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Canoe and Boat Building: A Complete Manual for Amateurs
Canoe and Boat Building: A Complete Manual for Amateurs
by W P Stephens
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First published over a century ago, this handy book offers timeless advice and instruction on designing and constructing a variety of small boats. Written especially for amateurs, this manual contains comprehensive, simply written directions for building... (read more)

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America and the Sea: A Maritime History
America and the Sea: A Maritime History
by Benjamin W Labaree
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America and the Sea: A Maritime History is the most comprehensive maritime history of the United States available today. Spanning the centuries from Native American and Viking maritime activities before Columbus through today's maritime enterprise, the... (read more)

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Titanic: The Official Story, April 14-15, 1912
Titanic: The Official Story, April 14-15, 1912
by Public Record Office
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First there was the "Art Pack". Now, just in time for the Christmas release of James Cameron's movie, here comes the "Titanic Pack" (no, that's not the real title) -- a collection of 18 key documents, reproduced in facsimile from the archives of Britain... (read more)

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Ship (Smithsonian)
Ship (Smithsonian)
by Brian Lavery
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From junks to dhows, clippers to cruise liners, humble riverboats to awesome battlefleets, this is the definitive chronicle of great vessels, legendary journeys, and heroic seafarers. Ever since people took to the water, boats and ships have had a... (read more)

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Tall Ships: The Magic of Sail (American Landmarks)
Tall Ships: The Magic of Sail (American Landmarks)
by Dean Server
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Armchair travelers and globetrotters alike will appreciate these lavishly illustrated, informative volumes which will rekindle old memories and inspire new flights of fancy. Those who love barns regard them as works of art -- perfect harmonies of form... (read more)

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Harbors of enchantment :a yachtsmen's anthology
Harbors of enchantment :a yachtsmen's anthology
by Cynthia Kaul
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The most unique destinations of cruising yachtsmen are explored in this handsomely illustrated book--now reissued.Scenery and culture change around the world from port to port. But one thing remains the same, for sojourner, spectator, and sailor alike... (read more)

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Outrageous Yachts
Outrageous Yachts
by Jill Bobrow
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Owning a yacht is the ultimate status symbol. Universally perceived as the exclusive domain of the rich and the famous, yachting is a decidedly rarified world. Arguably the most well-known private yacht of all time, the 325-foot (99-meter) Christina O... (read more)

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Graveyards of the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Bikini Island
Graveyards of the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Bikini Island
by Robert D Ballard
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Published in the 60th anniversary year of the infamous bombing of Pearl Harbor, Graveyards of the Pacific is Dr. Robert Ballard?s compelling survey of the major WWII Pacific battlefields and graveyards, including Midway, Guadalcanal, and Truk Lagoon... (read more)

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The Last Great Adventure of Sir Peter Blake: With Seamaster and Blakexpeditions from Antarctica to the Amazon
The Last Great Adventure of Sir Peter Blake: With Seamaster and Blakexpeditions from Antarctica to the Amazon
by Peter Blake
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This large-format hardcover follows the late Sir Peter Blake on his ill-fated final voyage aboard the polar exploration yacht SEAMASTER. As the world knows, Blake was tragically murdered by river pirates in December 2001 while exploring the Amazon. This... (read more)

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Lighthouses
Lighthouses
by Michael N Vogel
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Beacons of brightness shining across foreboding expanses of water, lighthouses have offered mariners help, hope, and solace for centuries. A visual celebration of these magnificent structures captures all their majesty, from San Diego to New London... (read more)

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The History of Shipwrecks
The History of Shipwrecks
by Angus Konstam
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Stories of shipwrecks, tragedy, treasure, and daring rescues have fascinated readers for centuries. Wherever in the world you may be, there are famous wrecks to discover and multitudes of valuable artifacts trapped within these undersea hulks. The... (read more)

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A Yachtsman's Eye: The Glen S. Foster Collection of Maritime Paintings
A Yachtsman's Eye: The Glen S. Foster Collection of Maritime Paintings
by Alan Granby
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Art collector Glen S. Foster developed a consummate eye, combining a yachtsman's experience on the water with the instincts of an art connoisseur. Before its breakup upon his death in 1999, Foster's collection of historic American and British yachting... (read more)

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A Maritime Album: 100 Photographs and Their Stories
A Maritime Album: 100 Photographs and Their Stories
by Mariners Museum
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This fascinating book culled from the archives of The Mariners' Museum features 100 historical photographs depicting the complex, often deeply passionate relationships of mariners with their vessels and the sea. Selected and introduced by the preeminent... (read more)

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Story of the "Titanic" Postcards: 24 Ready-To-Mail Cards (Card Books)
Story of the "Titanic" Postcards: 24 Ready-To-Mail Cards (Card Books)
by Frank Braynard
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The splendor and tragedy of the legendary "Titanic" captured in dramatic photo and illustration cards She was "unsinkable" — a splendid monument to modern engineering and nautical design. But on her maiden voyage, during the night of April 14... (read more)

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Top Yacht Races of the World
Top Yacht Races of the World
by Sue Steward
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World-famous yacht racers Sue and Anthony Steward take readers on an exhilarating excursion to 21 of the most celebrated and challenging yachting events in the world. From the America's Cup and the Admiral's Cup to the Chicago-Mackinac race, this... (read more)

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Barefoot Pirate: The Tall Ships and Tales of Windjammer
Barefoot Pirate: The Tall Ships and Tales of Windjammer
by Ed Crowell
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ANNOTATION: This is a captivating tale of one man's pursuit of an unshakable dream, a true story of swashbuckling adventure, classic tall ships, and a sailor's steadfast determination to prove himself right. The personal account of Captain Mike Burke and... (read more)

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Life Titanic: The Tragedy That Shook the World: One Century Later
Life Titanic: The Tragedy That Shook the World: One Century Later
by Life
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