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81 Canadian Shipbuilding and Ship Repairing Association) Papers Presented to the 42nd Annual Technical Conference, February 27, 1990
Canadian Shipbuilding and Ship Repairing Association, Ottawa , 1990, 
(Canadian Shipbuilding and Ship Repairing Association). Papers Presented tothe 42nd Annual Technical Conference, February 27, 1990. Ottawa : Canadian Shipbuilding and Ship Repairing Association, 1990. Various pagings (approx . 300 total). Illustrated. 4to, printed green covers. Contents : Flexible Structure of Warships (R. Jerome and S Kalaycioglu). Model Testing of Offshore Structures at the Institute of Marine Dynamics (J.J. Murray). Design andTesting of the CASE Offshore Evacuation System (C.J. Harris, G. Yeo and D. B. Muggeridge). Silent Propeller Design (R. Garen). Computer Numerically Controlled Milling of Ship Model Propellers (D. Gospodnetic). New Generation Polymer Bearings for Limited Motion, High Specific Pressure Applications (R. haynes and G.A. Thomson). Marine Welding Technology for the 1990's (J.E.M. Braid, N.J. Smith, and J.A. Gianetto). The Effect of the Welding Process on the Weldability of Selected "Pre-Construction Primers" Used in Marine Fabrication (k. Morrison, M.J. Pates, and L. Parkinson). Applications of CAD/CAM Technology at NRC/IMD (T. Randell). Octave Band Revisited - Machine Condition Monitoring Using Octave Band Data Collectors (J.H. Burrows). The Caterpillar 3600 Engine Heavy Fuel Combustion System Components (S.E. Rohrbach). Trump Anti Air Warfare System (TAAWS). E.M. Wood). The Design of Infrared Signature Suppression Hardware for the Refit of Canada's DDH 280 Destroyers (G.I. Munro, D. VanDam, and A.M. Birk). On-Board Embedded Training - An Efficient and Cost Effective Approach to Meeting Training Objectives (J.G. Forbes). Simulation and Training for the Canadian Patrol Frigate Combat System (G. Brown). Configuration Management - The Canadian Navy Initiative (B.F. Hough). Very good. 30.00

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82 Canadian Shipbuilding and Ship Repairing Association) GERMAN, J.C. Papers Presented to the 37th Annual Technical Conference, February 19, 1985
Canadian Shipbuilding and Ship Repairing Association, Ottawa , 1985, 
(Canadian Shipbuilding and Ship Repairing Association). Papers Presented tothe 37th Annual Technical Conference, February 19, 1985. Ottawa : Canadian Shipbuilding and Ship Repairing Association, 1985. Pp (4),1-393,(1). Illus trated. 4to, printed pale blue card covers. Contents : The M.V. Caribou A New Ferry for the Gulf Service (J.C. German, K.P. Farrell and C.G. Purvis). Gulfspan M.V. Caribou CN Ferry - Planning and Production Engineering (Donald Breton). Progressively Designed Power Plant for a Modern Canadian Car-Passenger Ferry (Krupp Mak Canada Inc.). The 36 000 Tonne Lifting Capacity Panamax Dry-Dock, "NOVADOCK" (A. Taschereau). Coatings, Contaminated Surfaces and Low Temperatures (R.A. Hartley). Computer Aided Design, Drafting and Manufacturing of Sheet Metal Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning Systems (H.L. Mark). CAD/CAM for Outfitting "MARIPOL" (M.S. Naydani and M.J. Waters). MIG Welding of Aluminum for Marine Applications (Bernie Altshuller). Electrical Design Considerations for the Offshore (Peter D. Richardson and Guenter Mohr). Integrated Marine Electronic System (R.F. Hansford and R.J.C.Harris). Fuel Conservation at Sea - Engineering or Human Communication? (S . Heggelund). Economic Optimization of Centralized Cooling Water Systems (Stig Thorén). Project Management for the Eighties (Larry T. Zbitnew). SavingFuel Cost - Improving Propulsion Efficieney with Special Devices and Desig ns (C.C. Schneiders, T. Van Beek and R. Verbeek). C-FER; Centre for Frontier Enginering Research (Peter F. Adams). The Design of a Great Laker Multisegmented Model for Wave Excited Vibration Experiments (T.A. Achtarides). Very good. 30.00

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83 Canadian Westinghouse Company) Engineering Achievements 1930. reprint
Canadian Westinghouse Company, Limited, 1931, 
(Canadian Westinghouse Company). Engineering Achievements 1930. Hamilton: Canadian Westinghouse Company, Limited, 1931. Reprinted from the January, 1931, Issue of The Electrical Journal. Special Publication 1717-E. Pp. 40. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, stapled off-white ill. card covers. The accomplishments of Canadian Westinghouse Company in the fields of engineering, energy and manufacturing. Covers slightly rubbed, else vg. 50.00

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84 CARROTHERS, P.J.G. Fisheries Research Bd. Bull.163 Instrumentation for the Engineering Study of Otter Trawls
1968, 
CARROTHERS, P.J.G. Instrumentation for the Engineering Study of Otter Trawls. Ottawa : Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 1968. Pp (4),v-vii,(1),1-45,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. Carrothers of the St.Andrews Biological Station. Bulletin No.163. Vg. 8.00

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85 CARTER, Dyson (foreword) Sputniks to Space Travel : More Than 30 Top Cosmic Scientists Of the SovietUnion Give You Their Authoritative Fascinating Views
Northern Book House, Toronto, 1958, 
CARTER, Dyson (foreword). "Sputniks to Space Travel" : More Than 30 Top Cosmic Scientists Of the Soviet Union Give You Their Authoritative FascinatingViews. Toronto : Northern Book House, January 1958. First Edition. Pp (1), 2-45,(3) including covers. Double Column. 8vo, printed stapled self-wraps. Northern Translations Service Report #7. "Exclusibe "Northern" Translations: Will We Find Living Beings on Other Worlds? How Did Soviet Scientists Ge t So Far Ahead? Exactly how do Sputniks Work, and What For? Literally hundreds mor questions, asked by people everywhere, are answered clearly and accurately by the world's leading space scientists." (from the front cover). Contents : Foreword (by Dyson Carter); The Secrets of Outer Space (by F. Y. Zigel); The Upper Atmosphere and Its Investigation with the Help of the Man-made Earth Satellites (by V. I. Krasovsky); Materials in Soviet Rockets (by Major V. Parfyonov); A Physical Laboratory in Space (by A. Predvodelev); Soviet Sputnik Number Two; More Facts About the Dog and the Sputniks (Interview with Dr. Kirilt Stanyukovich); High Altitude Rockets for Research intothe Upper Layers of the Atmosphere (by A. A. Blagonravov); On the Road to Conquest of Outer Space (by O. Gorlov and V. Yakovlov); The Second Sputnik (by Yuri Pobedonostev); Future of Artificial Satellites (by V. Kuznetsov); Launching of Sputniks and Interplanetary Flights (by Yuri Khlebtsevich); OnEve of Man's Flight in Cosmic Space (by V. Perin); Medical Problems of Fli ght in Space (by Drs. O. Gazenko and A. Genin); Exploring the Planets (Interview with Dr. G. A. Tikhov); What Astronomers Have Found on Mars : The Question of Plant Growth (by G. Tokhov); One More Prood (by . Barabashev); SixDays in Washington (by A. A. Blagonravov); Back from Rocket and Satellite Conference (by Drs. Blagonravov, Polozkov and Kasatkin); "A Triumph of Soviet Science and Engineering" (Editorial in "Pravda", Oct. 6, 1957); "NaturalVictory of Socialism" (by L. Sedov and N. Muskhelishvili); Empty Bang (by I. Kedrin); The Unsuccessful "Vanguard" Test (As reported in the Soviet Press); "The Feat That Shook the World": Thoughts on Launching the First Man-Made Earth Satellite (by A. A. Alexandrov); Event of World Significance (by G. Polrovsky); Look at the Starry Sky (by I. Belov and I. Velichko); A Thrust into the Cosmos (by E. Kolman). Spine browned, tear to spine, chipping at top edge, on brittle paper, else very good. 50.00

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86 Caterpillar) 3600 Marine Application & Installation Manual LEKM 2005. in green binder
Caterpillar Inc, 1992, 
(Caterpillar). 3600 Marine Application & Installation Manual LEKM2005. (Morton, Ill.: Caterpillar Inc., 1992). Pp, various paginations. Illustrated with technical drawings, tables and graphs to text. 4to, loose leaf in green 3-ring binder with white lettering to spine and cover. Contents are broken down into sections: Introduction; General Information; Engine Data; Engine Performance; Service and Maintenance; Engine Systems; Piping; Fuel; Lubrication Oil; Cooling; Air; Ancillary Equipment; Control; Drawings; Mounting and Alignment; Repowering Applications; Other Applications; Trials and Commissioning; Miscellaneous. "The information presented in this guide should aidin the planning through customer acceptance phases of a project. [...] It is the installer's responsibility to consider and avoid possible hazardous conditions which could develop from the systems involved in a specific engine installation." -from the text. Vg in rubbed binder. 40.00

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87 CHALKLEY, A.P. Diesel Engines for Land and Marine Work. Fourth edition.
D. Van Nostrand Company, New York, 1917, 
CHALKLEY, A.P. Diesel Engines for Land and Marine Work. New York.: D. Van Nostrand Company, 1917. Fourth Edition. Pp. (4), v-xvii, (1), [1]-368, (2). Illustrated. 8vo, Small black abrasion to spine, some highlighting, name totitle page, else vg. 20.00

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Certified Serviceable : Swordfish to Sea King: The Technical Story of Canadian Naval Aviation by Those Who Made It So. First Edition in dustjacket., CHARLTON, Peter WHITBY, Michael PETTIPAS, Leo, editor emeritus
88 CHARLTON, Peter WHITBY, Michael PETTIPAS, Leo, editor emeritus Certified Serviceable : Swordfish to Sea King: The Technical Story of Canadian Naval Aviation by Those Who Made It So. First Edition in dustjacket.
CNATH Book Project, Ottawa, 1995, ISBN:0969959508 1995 0969959508 / 9780969959502 
CHARLTON, Peter & Michael WHITBY, (eds.). "Certified Serviceable" : Swordfish to Sea King : The Technical Story of Canadian Naval Aviation by Those Who Made It So. (Ottawa : CNATH Book Project, 1995). First Edition. Pp (6),7-496. Illustrated throughout. Decorated endpapers. Double column. 4to, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine.

Contents:
1. The Beginning, 1943-1945;
2. The Formative Years, 1946-1949;
3-4. The Fabulous Fifties, 1950-1954 and 1955-1959;
5. Setting the Standard, 1960-1964;
6. The Beginning of the End, 1965-1968;
7. Naval Air Reserves;
8. Engineering and Maintenance Organization and Facilities;
9. Civilian Contractors and Technical Representatives;
10. Training of Officers and Men;
11. Operational Support Trades;
12. Meteorological and Oceanographic Support;
13. Supply Organization and Facilities;
14. Avionics Development;
15. Experimental Squadron 10;
16. Life at Shearwater;
17. The Aircraft Carriers;
18. The Helicopter Carriers;
19. The Survivors;
20. The Gulf War.
With detailed index.

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89 CHIZUM, David G. Westview Special Studies in Military Affairs series. Soviet Radioelectronic Combat. First Edition, Paperback.
Westview Press, Boulder and London, 1985, ISBN:0813371341 
CHIZUM, David G. Soviet Radioelectronic Combat. Boulder and London : Westview Press, (1985). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xix,(1),1-125,(3). 8vo, printed red card covers with yellow lettering to front cover and spine. A volumein the Westview Special Studies in Military Affairs series. Contents: 1. H istorical Background: Useof the Electromagnetic Spectrum and How It Grew --Early Russo-Soviet Developments in Radio Jamming -- Soviet Conduct of Elec tronic Hostilities in World War II -- Radioelectronic Combat Emerges. 2. Methods for Analysis of Soviet Military Literature Used in This Study: SovietSecrecy: The Problem -- Finding Answers: Some Techniques for Uncovering th e Facts: Trends in Terminology, Finding Truth in Exaggeration, Ideology: Words with Various Interpretations, Translations and Other Uses of Language, "Reverse Analysis". 3. The Ideological Roots of Radioelectronic Combat: "Struggle" as Ideology -- Radioelectronic Combat: Rooted in a Primal Fear -- The Path of Logic from Radio Broadcasting to Radioelectronic Combat. 4. Milestones in the Evolution of Radioelectronic Combat: Early Methods and Terminology -- World War II and Its Aftermath -- Hints of Changes to Come -- The New Concept is Born -- REC Comes of Age. 5. The Structure of Radioelectronic Combat: How It Is Organized and Promulgated: Misconceptions about REC -- Support Measures, REC's Rightful Place -- THe Four Major Subelements -- Jamming: Still the Inner Core -- Promulgation: The Unfinished Task. 6. Strategies for REC Employment: The Peacetime Struggle -- Wartime Character: Integration: The Essence of the Concept -- REC in Action: Space, Sea, Air, Land -- Conclusions. With annotated bibliography and glossary. Very good. 35.00

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90 Chrysler Automobiles) Automotive Age
1971, 
(Chrysler Automobiles). The automotive age. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [1971]. Pp (1),2-19,(1). Illustrated. Oblong small 8vo, illustrated red stapled wrappers. A promotional brochure for Chrysler, Dodge and Plymouth automobiles. Contents : How it all began; A Workman's Dream and how he achieved it; The Results of 47 Years of Extra Care in Engineering; Uni Body Construction; Extra Care in Engineering in How a car is built; How A Car Goes; Here's how theengine works; Cars as Sport; A Home on Wheels; What will cars of the futur e be like?; How Chrysler is helping win the war against pollution; Keeping Canadian Commerce on the Move; High performance cars from Dodge and Plymouth; The man who sells cars. Advertisement on last page : Get your Dodge ScatPack or Plymouth Road Runner Dress-up kit ... Only 50c each. Join the Dodg e Scat Pack and here's what you get: 4-inch full-colour vinyl decal of the Dodge Scat Pack Bee; Full-colour Dodge Scat Pack Bumper Sticker; Full-colour Dodge Scat Pack Iron-on Transfer. Catch the Plymouthy Road Runner and here';s what you get : Full-colour Road Runner Decal; Eye-catching Road RunnerBumper Sticker; Full-colour iron-on Road Runner Transfer," Very good. 25.0 0

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91 City of Halifax) Annual Report 1976 : Engineering & Works Department
1976, 
(City of Halifax). Annual Report 1976 : Engineering & Works Department. (City of Halifax : Engineering and Works Department, 1976). Pp (3),1-66 leaves, printed one side only. Illustrated. 4to, blue comb-bound, blue and orangecard covers, lettered in orange. Contents : The Department : Expenditures. Engineering Division : Construction Engineering; Project Planning and Desi hn; Environmental Health; Transportation Engineer; Traffic Services; Surveying and Drafting. Works Divison : Works Administration; Fleet Maintenance; Snow and Ice Control; Pumpimg Stations; Sewer Maintenance; City Dump; Refuse Collection; Incinerator; City Property; Plant Engineerig; Street and Sidewalk Maintenance; Street Cleaning. Parks and Grounds : Cemetery Operations.Covers browned, faded and rubbed, comb-binding brokwn, else good. 25.00

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92 CLARK, G.H. JACKSON, P., foreword Marine Lubrication. no dj.
Simmons-Boardman Pub. Corp., New York, 1959, 
CLARK, G.H. Marine Lubrication . [Foreword by P. Jackson]. New York: Simmons-Boardman Pub. Corp., (1959). Pp. [i]-xii,1-635,(1). 8vo, black cloth withgilt lettering to spine. Light shelfwear, name and stamp to ffep, else vg. 40.00

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93 CLARK, Joan Hand of Robin Squires. First Edition in dustjacket.
Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, Toronto / Vancouver, 1977, ISBN:0772010919 
CLARK, Joan. The Hand of Robin Squires. Illustrations by William Taylor andMary Cserepy. Toronto / Vancouver : Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, (1977 ). First Printing. Pp (10), 1-145, (5). 8vo, reddish-brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A novel for young people about the Oak Island mystery. Thistale is told by a young English boy, Robin. "The mystery of buried treasur e on Oak Island, off the south shore of Nova Scotia, has puzzled and fascinated treasure hunters as well as historians and tourists for more than 180 years. First discovered in 1795, the main shaft, or the 'Money Pit' as it came to be known, has persistently foiled all those who have come to exploreits secrets. Investigation has revealed a tunnel connected to beach drains , remnants of a cofferdam and other evidence that extensive and complex works were once built on the island. Although explorations are still going on today, no one has been successful in solving the island's mystery. What is buried on Oak Island, who put it there, and how was it done? The Hand of Robin Squires offers the reader an exciting story and a possible explanation of the island's secret. The tale is told by Robin Squires, a young boy growing up in England. His father, an inventor and surveyor, is persuaded by Robin's Uncle Edward to go to America on a mysterious expedition. When he returns to England for the winter he tells Robin that he has spent the summer on an island off the coast of North America, working on Edward's project. But he refuses to tell more. Before he can return with Edward to America to complete the project, Robin's father dies. Robin, lured by his eagerness tofind out what his father had been working on and by his desire to go to Am erica, decides to join his uncle. On the voyage he discovers his uncle is aruthless pirate and that his own purpose on the voyage is to complete the ingenious engineering scheme his father had designed to bury Edward's stolen treasure. On his arrival in the New World, Robin makes friends with Actaudin, an independent and adventurous young Micmac Indian. But Edward takes Actaudin prisoner and forces him to work on the excavation. Robin soon realizes that his uncle has no intention of leaving any survivors to reveal where his treasure is hidden. A story of adventure and challenge, of friendshipand courage, The Hand of Robin Squires will fascinate every young reader. " - from the dj flaps. Very good in lightly spotted dustjacket. 30.00

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94 CLELAND, E. Davenport West Australian Mining Practice : A Description of the Mining Methods followed by the principal Gold Mines of Western Australia
Chamber of Mines of Western Australia (Incorporated), Kalgoorlie (W.A.) and London, 1911, 
CLELAND, E. Davenport. West Australian Mining Practice : A Description of the Mining Methods followed by the principal Gold Mines of Western Australia. With the Assistance of the Publicatons Committee of The Chamber of Mines of Western Australia (Incorporated). With 14 Plates and 110 Illustrations. Kalgoorlie (W.A.) and Londn : The Chamber of Mines of Western Australia (Incorporated), 1911. Pp (4),v-xvi,[1]-268,xvii-xxxi,(1),+ 14 folding plates/map. Text Illustrations. Index. 4to, gren cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Rebacked, new endpapers, ex-library (spine numbering, pereforated library stamps), edgeworn, spine darkened, covers bowed, else a very good, solid copy. 250.00 Contents : I. Geology : Kalgoorlie—Leonora—Day Dawn. II. Shaft Sinking and Timbering - Vertical Shafts : Sizes s of Shafts—Sinking—Boring out Shaft Bottoms—Stope Cut—Centre Cut— Explosives and Firing—Removal of Broken Rock—Pent Houses—Shaft Timbering—Square or Frame System—Description of Stage—Cost of Sinking. III. Shaft Sinking and Timbering - Underlay or Incline Shafts : Sizes of Shafts—Sinking—Cost of Sinking., IV. Head Frames, Winding Engines, Ropes, Air Compressors, Rock-Drilling Machines and Steel : Steel Frames—Wooden Frames—Sizes and Types of Winding Engines-Description of Hoisting Ropes—Air Compressors - Rock Drills—Drill Sharpening - Repairs to Machines. V. Shaft Plats : Vertical Shafts—Underlay Shafts—Dimensions of Plats. VI. Mine Development : Distance between Levels—Crosscuts and Drives—Sampling—Boring and Firing - Winzes — Rises — Costs — Timbering Levels—Leading Stopes—Framed or Post-and-Cup Sets—Stull Timbering — Stull-and-Post —Saddle-back—Rafter Timbering. VII. Ore Chutes and Passes : Construction — Dimensions —"Chinaman'' Chute. VIII. Stopes and Stoping : Methods of Stoping—Flat Back—Rill—Shrinkage—Costs—Relative Advantages and Disadvantages. IX. Underground Transport of Ore : Truck Roads—Trucks—Ore Transportation -Plat Ore-bins. X. Cages, Skips, and Safety Appliances : Cages—Hinged Shoes—Side Safety Catches—Safe Skips—Gate for changing Cages—Cage Indicators. XI. Signalling Methods, Apparatus and Codes : Knocker Line—Electric Signalling—Call Bell—Inter-level Signals—Signal Code. XII. Ore Sampling, Weighing and Valuation : Descriptions of Various Methods Employed. XIII. Diamond Drilling : Particulars of Machines—Size of Core—Deflection of Bores—Costs. XIV. Explosives : Composition—Purity—Chemical and Physical Examinations—Safety Fuse—Fumes - Quantities and Value of Importation. XV. Ventilation and Sanitation : Ventilation and Sanitation. XVI. Water Supply : Description of Government Water Supply—Pipe Line—Pumping Machinery—Reservoirs and Reticulation—Cost. XVII. Underground Water and Mine Drainage : Underground Water and Mine Drainage. XVIII. Wages, Fuel, Transport and Administration : Rates of Wages—Costs of Materials—Freight Rates—Mining Law. ADDITIONALSHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEI GHT. Rebacked, new endpapers, ex-library (spine numbering, pereforated library stamps), edgeworn, spine darkened, covers bowed, else a very good, solid copy. 250.00

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95 Coal Mining Schools - Nova Scotia Coal Mining Schools and Engineering Schools : A Technical School for Your Spare Time : Sydney Mines, Florence, Little Bras d'Or, Glace Bay, New Waterford, Reserve, Dominion, Dominion No. 6, Birch Cove, Port Morien, Inverness,Stellarton, Westville,
Nova.Scotia Technical College, Halifax , 1930, 
(Coal Mining Schools). Coal Mining Schools and Engineering Schools : A Technical School for Your Spare Time : Sydney Mines, Florence, Little Bras d'Or, Glace Bay, New Waterford, Reserve, Dominion, Dominion No. 6, Birch Cove, Port Morien, Inverness, Stellarton, Westville, Thorburn, Springhill, Joggins Mines, River Hebert. (Halifax, N.S.: N.S. Technical College), n.d. [ca 1930]. Pp [1]-20. 8vo, white stapled card covers. A booklet promoting eveningclasses for coal miners, offered at many locations in Cape Breton, Pictou County, etc. Very good. 20.00

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96 Coastal Engineering) American Society of Civil Engineers. Coastal Engineers Research Council. Institution of Engineers, Australia. Proceedings of the Seventeenth Coastal Engineering Conference
ASCE, New York, 1981, ISBN:0872622645 
(Coastal Engineering). Proceedings of the Seventeenth Coastal Engineering Conference March 23 to 28, 1980, Sydney, Australia; Sponsored by ASCE Coastal Engineering Research Council, ASCE Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Division, and, The Institution of Engineers, Australia. New York : American Society of Civil Engineers, (1981). 3 vols. Pp 1050; 1051-2135; 2137-3171. 8vo, ill. card covers. The three volumes contain 186 chapters by divers hands,divided thematically as follows: Theoretical and Observed Wave Characteris tics; Coastal Sediment Problems; Coastal Structures and Related Problems; Coastal, Estuarine, and Environmental Problems. Slightly rubbed, owner's blind stamp, else very good. 100.00

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97 COATES, Reynell Examination of Silver's Marine Governor
American Marine Governor Manufacturing Company, 1858, 
COATES, Reynell. An Examination of Silver's Marine Governor: with remarks on Governors in general. Philadelphia: American Marine Governor Manufacturing Company, 1858. Pp 24. 8vo, wraps, in modern blue card. A very interesting document in the history of the steam engine's conquest of trans-oceanic passages. The author lauds the superiority of this company's technology, noting its use in several ships of the Collins Line, and contrasting its effectiveness to the disastrous unreliability of some of its rivals. Evocative of a time when advertising approached the status of literature, and not vice versa. Vg. 40.00

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98 Committee on Marine Area Governance and Management Striking a Balance
National Academy Press, 1997, 
(Committee on Marine Area Governance and Management, Marine Board, Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems, National Research Council). Striking a Balance : Improving Stewardship of Marine Areas. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press, 1997. Pp 177. Illustrated. 8vo, blue illustrated boards. "In this report, a committee of experts proposes principles, goals, and management framework for improved marine area governance, including new governance structures at the federal and regional levels and the adoption of innovative processes in existing programs and regulatory systems." -from the cover. Fine. 40.00

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99 Committee on Shipborne Wastes Clean Ships, Clean Ports, Clean Oceans : Controlling Garbage and Plastic Wastes at Sea
National Academies Press, Washington, D.C., 1995, ISBN:0309051371 
(Committee on Shipborne Wastes, Marine Board, Commission on Engineering andTechnical Systems, National Research Council). Clean Ships, Clean Ports, C lean Oceans : Controlling Garbage and Plastic Wastes at Sea. Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 1995. Pp (2),iii-xxi,(3),1-355,(5). Tables, diagrams and a few b&w photos in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated paper-covered boards, lettered in white. 'Marine debris is a serious environmental problem. To do its part, the United States has agreed to abide by the international treaty for garbage control at sea, known as MARPOL 73/78 Annex V. "Clean Ships, Clean Ports, Clean Oceans" explores the challenge of translating Annex V into workable procedures and controls for all kinds of ships andboats, from cruise ships to fishing crafts [sic] and recreational boats. T he volume examines how existing resources can be leveraged into a comprehensive strategy for compliance, including integrated waste management systemsand effective enforcement. " - from rear cover. Contents: Executive Summar y; 1. Dimensions of the Challenge and U.S. Progress: International and U.S.Mandates - Progress in U.S. Implementation of Annex V - U.S. Navy Complian ce - Special Situations: The Gulf of Mexico - The Challenges Ahead; 2. Sources, Fates, and Effects of Shipborne Garbage : Identifying Vessel Garbage in the Marine Environment - Sources of Shipborne Garbage - Recreational Boats - Commercial Fisheries - Cargo Ships - Passenger Day Boats and Ferries -Small Public Vessels [Coast Guard, naval auxiliary vessels, and other publicvessels (such as those operated by the U.S. Army and military academies)] - Offshore Industry Rigs, Platforms, and Supply Vessels - Navy Surface Combatant Vessels - Passenger Cruise Ships - Research Vessels - Fates of Shipborne Garbage - General Observations - Implications for Special Areas - Implications for Implementation of Annex V - Environmental and Physical Effects of Marine Desbris - Human Health Problems - Ecological Effects - Entanglement of Marine Animals - Ingestion of Plastics by Marine Species - Ghost Fishing - ; 3. Implementation : Hazard Evolution Model [Kasperson and Pijawka] - Adapting the Model to Vessel Garbage Management - Interventions to Remedythe Hazard - Technological Innovations - Organizational and Operational Ch anges - Educational Communication - Government and Private Regulation and Enforcement - Economic Incentives - Application of the Model to the SeafarerCommunities - A Final Modification to the Model; 4. Elements of an Impleme ntation Strategy : Analysis of Interventions - Recreational Boats and TheirMarinas - Commercial Fisheries and Their Fleet Ports - Cargo Ships and The ir Itinerary Ports - Passenger Day Boats, Ferries, and Their Terminals - Small Public Vessels - Offshore Platforms, Rigs, Supply Vessels, and Base Terminals - Navy Surface Combatant Vessels and Their Home Ports - Passenger Cruise Ships and Their Itinerary Ports - Garbage Disposal on Cruise Ships - Research Vessels and Their Ports of Call - Control of the NOAA Fleet; 5. Integrating Vessel and Shoreside Garbage Management : Principles of IntegratedWaste Management - Shipboard Technologies and Practices ; 6. Education and Training : A National Government Leadership Model: Smokey Bear, &c; 7. Ove rarching Issues Affecting Annex V Implementation : U.S. Enforcement of Annex V - Options for Improving Annex V Enforcement - Simplify Handling of Civil Cases - Track and Punish Repeat Violators - Monitor Garbage Handling Practices - Surveillance by Government Authorities - Surveillance by Ship Operators - Surveillance by Citizens - Implementation of Annex V in the Wider Caribbean; 8. Measuring Progress in Implementation of Annex V - Record Keeping - Surveys of Beach Debris - Monitoring Trends in Biological Impacts - Monitoring Plastics in the Marine Environment - Beach Surveys of Plastic Debris; 9. National Strategy : Strategy for each Maritime Sector; 10. Federal Action to Improve Implementation of Annex V : Scientific Monitoring - Vessel / shore interface - On-board technologies; Appendixes: . A. Committee on Shipborne Wastes Biographical Information; B. Annex V of MARPOL 73/78; C. TheInternational Law of the Sea: Implications for Annex V Implementation; D. Time Line for U.S. Implementation of Annex V; E. Characteristics of Annex VSpecial Areas; F. Ecological Effects of Marine Debris; Very good. 50.00

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100 COOPER, Byron N. ARKLE, Thomas, Jr. LATIMER, I. S., Jr. Geological Guidebook No. 1) Grand Appalachian Field Excursion, with A Description of The Pennsylvanian Rocks along The West Virginia Turnpike
V.P.I. Education Foundation and The Virginia Engineering Experiment Station, Blacksburg, VA, 1961, 
COOPER, Byron N. Grand Appalachian Field Excursion , with A Description of The Pennsylvanian Rocks along The West Virginia Turnpike by Thomas Arkle, Jr., and I. S. Latimer, Jr.: A Field Excursion Before the 1961 Annual Meeting of The Geological Society of America Being Held November 2-4, 1961, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Blacksburg, VA: The V.P.I. Education Foundation and The Virginia Engineering Experiment Station, 1961. Pp. [12],1-187,[1], + 78 p. of plates and 14 folding maps at rear. 4to, illustrated white and grey card covers. Geological Guidebook No. 1. Dampstaining to covers, occasional underlining, name, else vg. 25.00

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