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Wheel Boats on the Missouri

Henry Atkinson

In 1824 Brig. Gen. Henry Atkinson and Indian Agent Benjamin O'Fallon traveled up the Missouri River, along with 475 soldiers of the First and Sixth Infantry regiments. Their mission: to negotiate peace treaties with tribes along the Missouri River and to... (read more)

Pacific Northwest
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Warship Under Sail: The USS Decatur in the Pacific West

Lorraine Mcconaghy

Ordered to join the Pacific Squadron in 1854, the sloop of war Decatur sailed from Norfolk, Virginia, through the Strait of Magellan to Valparaiso, Honolulu, and Puget Sound, then on to San Francisco, Panama, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica, while serving in... (read more)

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Knot Craft

Des Pawson

Des Pawson has been a professional ropeworker for more than 25 years. His passion for knots goes back to the time when, aged 7, he was given a book with some knots in it. He has studied knots and sailors' ropework ever since. Over that time he has built... (read more)

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The Lighthouse Stevensons: The Extraordinary Story of the Building of the Scottish Lighthouses by the Ancestors of Robert Louis Stevenson

Bella Bathurst

For centuries the seas around Scotland were notorious for shipwrecks.  Mariners' only aids were skill, luck, and single coal-fire light on the east coast, which was usually extinguished  by rain.  In 1786 the Northern Lighthouse Trust was... (read more)

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Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea

Gary Kinder

In September 1857, the S.S. Central America, a side-wheel steamer carrying passengers returning from the gold fields of California, went down during a hurricane off the Carolina coast. More than 400 men — and 21 tons of gold — were lost. In the... (read more)

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Ballantyne's Deafness

John Graham

This book is well established as the classic reference for professionals requiring up to date information on hearing and deafness. It is designed to serve as an introduction and as an inspiration to those entering the field to develop their expertise and... (read more)

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This Old Boat

Don Casey

@lt;p@gt;@lt;b@gt;Turn a run-down fiberglass boat into afirst-class yacht@lt;/b@gt;@lt;/p@gt;@lt;p@gt;Since it first appeared in 1991, Don Casey's @lt;i@gt;This OldBoat@lt;/i@gt; has helped tens of thousands of sailors refurbisholder fiberglass boats and... (read more)

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A Night to Remember

Walter Lord

The classic minute-by-minute account of the sinking of the Titanic, in a 50th anniversary edition with a new introduction by Nathaniel Philbrick First published in 1955, A Night to Remember remains a completely riveting account of the Titanic's fatal... (read more)

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