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American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History, Volume 45, No. 2, Spring 1985

By: American Neptune DEXTER, Ralph W. BUSCH, Briton Cooper DELGADO, James P.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peabody Museum of Salem, Salem, MA , 1985,:

Seller ID: 88536


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History, Volume XLV, No. 2, Spring 1985. Salem, MA : Peabody Museum of Salem, 1985. Pp [77]-146. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated green, white and blue striped card covers. Contents : A Century of Fishery Biology at Cape Ann, Massachusetts (by Ralph W. Dexter). A Voyage to Java in 1799-1800 (by Frank B. Evans, III. The Dismission of Capt. Isaac Phillips (by Michael A. Palmer). Cape Verdeans in the American Whaling and Sealing Industry, 1850-1900 (by Briton Cooper Busch). The Education Department at the Peabo... View more info

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Log of the Apollo : Joseph Perkins Beach's Journal of the Voyage of the Ship Apollo from New York to San Francisco 1849. ltd ed.

By: BEACH, Joseph Perkins) DELGADO, James P., ed and notes.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Book Club of California, San Francisco:, 1986,:

Seller ID: 33376


(BEACH, Joseph Perkins). The Log of the Apollo : Joseph Perkins Beach's Journal of the Voyage of the Ship Apollo from New York to San Francisco 1849. Edited and annotated by James P. Delgado. San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1986. Pp 122. Tipped in frontis., 8 pages of plates (4 folding).8vo, blue cloth, paper labels to front and spine. An attractive and fascin ating souvenir of the great migration attendant on the California gold rushof 1849-1850. The majority of the text presents Beach's log of the passage from New York to San Francisco, offering a privileged glimpse of the socia ... View more info

Across the Top of the World : The Quest for the Northwest Passage. 1st in dj.

By: DELGADO, James P

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver, 1999, ISBN:1550547348:

Seller ID: 35083


DELGADO, James P. Across the Top of the World : The Quest for the NorthwestPassage. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, (1999). First Printing. Pp 228. Il lustrated. 4to, blue cloth. A handsomely illustrated treatment of the subject ranging from the experiences of the North's native peoples to early European conceptions of the Passage, from Frobisher to the St. Roch, and to today's icebreaker and nuclear submarine conquests. Very good in dustjacket. 24.00 View more info

Khubilai Khan's Lost Fleet : In Search of a Legendary Armada. Cdn in dj.

By: DELGADO, James P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver, 2008, ISBN:9781553652731:

Seller ID: 79088


DELGADO, James P. Khubilai Khan's Lost Fleet : In Search of a Legendary Armada . Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, (2008). Pp. [i]-xi,(1),1-225,(3), + 16p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, orange cloth with black lettering to front and spine. A scholarly survey on the legend regarding the disappearance of Kublai Khan's naval fleet, which allegedly sank en route to Japan in the 1 280s. "Using original sources as diverse as sunken ships, hand-painted scrolls and historical and literary records, [Delgado] tells the fascinating tale of Khubilai's maritime forays and solves one of history's greatest m... View more info

Across the Top of the World : The Quest for the Northwest Passage. in dj.

By: DELGADO, James P.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Checkmark Books, New York, 1999, ISBN:0816041245:

Seller ID: 67494


DELGADO, James P. Across the Top of the World : The Quest for the NorthwestPassage . (NY): Checkmark Books, (1999). Pp. [i]-xii,[1]-228. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, blue cloth with metallic lettering to spine. A handsom ely illustrated treatment of the subject ranging from the experiences of the North's native peoples to early European conceptions of the Passage, fromFrobisher to the St. Roch, and to today's icebreaker and nuclear submarine conquests. Contents: 1. An Archipelago of Ice; 2. The Strait of Anian; 3. First Approaches; 4. British Endeavours; 5. A Push in All Directions; 6. Fra... View more info

Adventures of a Sea Hunter : In Search of Famous Shipwrecks.. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: DELGADO, James P. CUSSLER, Clive (foreword)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver, 2004, ISBN:1553650719:

Seller ID: 62935


DELGADO, James P. Adventures of a Sea Hunter : In Search of Famous Shipwrecks. Foreword by Clive Cussler. Vancouver: Douglas & MacIntyre, (2004). First Printing. Pp (10),1-230. Illustrated. 8vo, grey paper covered boards withsilver lettering to spine. Contents: 1. Graveyard of the Pacific: Off Cape Disappointment, Washington ; 2. Pearl Harbor; 3. Sunk by the Atomic Bomb: at Bikini Atoll ; 4. A Cursed Ship: Mutiny on the USS Somers, November 26, 1842; 5. Titanic [pp.62-76]; 6. Carpathia: April 15, 1912; 7. Catherine theGreat's Lost Art: Off Finland, October 4, 1771; 8. Kublai Khan's Lost Flee t... View more info

Silent Killers : Submarines and Underwater Warfare. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: DELGADO, James P. CUSSLER, Clive, foreword

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing, Oxford, 2011, ISBN:9781849083652:

Seller ID: 101780


DELGADO, James P. Silent Killers : Submarines and Underwater Warfare. With a foreword by Clive Cussler. (Oxford): Osprey Publishing, (2011). First Printing. Pp. (5),[6]-264. Illustrated in colour. Large 8vo, brown cloth with black lettering to spine. "'Silent Killers' examines the history and development of the submarine and its role in naval warfare, from the first experiments with submersible craft to the development of the modern nuclear submarine. The development of submarine technology is studied in detail, from wooden to iron to steel hulls, from hand-cranked to nuclear-powered propu... View more info

Racers and Rovers : 100 Years of the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club. in dj.

By: DELGADO, James P. NEWMAN, Peter C. (Foreword by).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre, 2003, ISBN:1-55054-988-X:

Seller ID: 54877


DELGADO, James P. Racers and Rovers : 100 Years of the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club. Foreword by Peter C. Newman. Vancouver/Toronto: Douglas & McIntyre,(2003). Pp 212, including frontis., illustrated endpapers with current mem bers names listed, and numerous b/w and/or colour illustrations to text, some full page. 4to, blue cloth. "A passion for boats and boating led to the formation of the Vancouver Yacht Club in 1903, just seventeen years after Vancouver was incorporated. In 1906, the club was granted a Royal Charter and became the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club. In 2003, club members celebrat... View more info

Archaeology of Contact in Settler Societies. First Edition, Paperback

By: MURRAY, Tim, (ed.) KLIMKO, Olga DELGADO, James P. ACHESON, Steven

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press,, Cambridge , 2004, ISBN:0521796822:

Seller ID: 114947


HUNTER, John, and Ian RALSTON, (eds.). The Archaeology of Britain : An Introduction from Earliest Times to the Twenty-first Century. Second Edition. (Cambridge) : Cambridge University Press, (2004). Pp (4),v-xviii,1-454,(8). Some illustrations, diagrams, tables in the text. Maps. 8vo, photo-illustrated black & yellow cardcovers, lettered in white, black spine, yellow and white lettering to spine.. "Several decades of research into the archaeologyof contact in North America have laid the foundations for the global explo ration of the archaeology of European colonization. It is significant, ... View more info