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Looking for a Ship

John Mcphee

This is an extraordinary tale of life aboard what may be one of the last American merchant ships. As the story begins, Andy Chase, who holds a license as a second mate is looking for a ship. In less than ten years, the United States Merchant Marine has... (read more)

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Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe (P.S.)

Laurence Bergreen

In 1519, Magellan, five ships, and more than two hundred men set sail from Spain to find a water route to the Spice Islands. Despite suffering starvation, disease, torture, and death, they discovered the passageway known today as the Strait of Magellan... (read more)

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Buccaneers and Pirates of Our Coasts

Frank R. Stockton

A history of piracy in the New World, with chapters devoted to such notable buccaneers as Bartholemy Portuguez, L'Olonnois the Cruel, Henry Morgan, Blackbeard, Mary Reed, Anne Bonny, and many more.... (read more)

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The World's Best Sailboats: A Survey

Ferenc Mate

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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Salvage: A Personal Odyssey

Ian Tew

This is a vivid account of those ten tough years, including successes, failures, tows and rescues. A barge adrift in a hurricane in the English Channel. A freighter aground on a reef hundreds of miles from land with a tropical storm approaching. A... (read more)

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How to Trim Sails

Peter Schweer

This practical introduction to trimming sails is written to help owners and crew sailing on all types of boats, from dingies to offshore cruisers. It encompasses mainsail and headsails, and explains the effect of various controls on the shape and... (read more)

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Titanic Tragedy: A New Look at the Lost Liner

John Maxtone Graham

This is a book unlike any other. Rather than offering simply a detailed retelling of the Titanic sinking on her maiden voyage, John Maxtone-Graham devotes his considerable knowledge and impeccable prose to a discussion of salient, provocative, and rarely... (read more)

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