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International Ocean Shipping : Current Concepts and Principles. tan cloth

By: ABRAHAMSSON, Bernhard J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westview Press, Boulder, CO, 1980, ISBN:0891588752: 1980

Seller ID: 50549

ISBN: 0891588752


ABRAHAMSSON, Bernhard J. International Ocean Shipping : Current Concepts and Principles. Boulder, Colorado : Westview Press, (1980). First Edition. Pp. (8),vii-xv,(3),1-232,(4), including tables and diagrams to text. 8vo, tan cloth, blue lettering to spine and upper board. Published in cooperation with the Canadian Marine Transportation Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada. Rickaby, Shipping Business and Maritime Economics: An Annotated International Bibliography 586. "The purpose of this book is to provide a basic text in international oce... View more info

War for All the Oceans : From Nelson at the Nile to Napoleon at Waterloo. in dj.

By: ADKINS, Roy, and Lesley ADKINS. ADKINS, Lesley NELSON, Horatio

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking, New York, 2007, ISBN:9780670038660:

Seller ID: 88993


ADKINS, Roy, and Lesley ADKINS. The War for All the Oceans : From Nelson atthe Nile to Napoleon at Waterloo. (New York) : Viking, (2007). First Print ing. Pp [i]-xxvi,[1]-534,+ 16 pp plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, blue paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "From its very first page, The War for All the Oceans is an adventure story—a superb account of the naval war thatlasted from Napoleon's seizure of power in 1798 to the War of 1811 with th e United States. Most naval histories stop at Nelson's death at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805.. Yet the Royal Navy took on almost every other ... View more info

Admiralty Manual of Seamanship. Vol.II. in dj.

By: Admiralty)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Her Majesty's Stationery Office HMSO, London, 1967,:

Seller ID: 89074


(Admiralty). Admiralty Manual of Seamanship. Volume II, B.R. 67(2). London:Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1967. Pp 641. 8vo, navy cloth. B.R. 67(2) , superseding [the same] dated 1951. January 1967. Name to front pastedown,else vwery good in unclipped dust jacket. 25.00 View more info

Trip on the Gota Canal. Second Edition.

By: AHLBERG, Birgitta

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Swedish Touring Club, Stockholm , 1954,:

Seller ID: 88609


AHLBERG, Birgitta. A trip on the Gota Canal. Second Edition. Stockholm : The Swedish Touring Club, MCMLIV [1954]. Pp [1]-111,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Small 8vo, illustrated tan cloth, lettered in blue to front board and spine.Penned address, else very good. 10.00 View more info

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Most Extraordinary Adventures of Major Robert Stobo.

By: ALBERTS, Robert C. STOBO, Robert

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1965

Seller ID: 88604


ALBERTS, Robert C. The Most Extraordinary Adventures of Major Robert Stobo. Illustrated with photographs and with maps drawn by Samuel Hanks Bryant. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, (1965). Second Printing. Pp [i]-x,(4),[1]-421,(13) + 16-page central section of b&w illustrations. Maps in the text. 8vo (154 x 218 mm), brown cloth, with gilt lettering to black panel to spine. With map endpapers. Robert C. Alberts (b. July 15, 1907, Pittsburgh - d. October 8, 1996, Pittsburgh). Major Robert Stobo (b. October 7, 1726, Glasgow – d. 1770, Chatham, England). See the ... View more info

Scow Brigade on the Athabaska. An article in Canadian Geographical Journal,Vol. 74, No. 3, March, 1967

By: ALCOCK, F.J. Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 74, No. 3 JENNESS, Diamond BRUEMMER, Fred

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1967,:

Seller ID: 88638


ALCOCK, F.J. "Scow Brigade on the Athabaska." An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. LXXIV, No. 3, March, 1967, pp 92-99. Ottawa : Royal Canadian Geographical Society, 1967. Pp [i]-iv,(1),76-108,v-xii,(2) includingcovers. Illustrated. Maps. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled w rappers. Also includes Brenda Lee-Whiting's “The Opeongo Road – An Early Colonization Scheme” (pp 76-83); Fred Bruemmer's “Samson Koeenagnak : Am Eskimo of the Barren Land” (pp 84-91); Diamond Jenness's “The Ascent of Mount Madawana, Goodenough Island” (pp 100-108). Cover photo... View more info

Great War. Fourth Volume : The Wavering Balance of Forces

By: ALLEN, George H., and others.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: George Barrie's Sons, Philadelphia , 1919,:

Seller ID: 89360


ALLEN, George H., and others. The Great War. Fourth Volume : The Wavering Balance of Forces. Philadelphia : George Barrie's Sons, 1919. Pp (2),[i]-xxii,1-508,(4), frontis + 92 leaves of plates and maps (some folding). Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt to front board and spine, top edge gilt. Of nautical interest : Chapter IV – Naval Operations at the Dardanelles (pp 75-104) Chapter XVII – The British Blockade and the German Submarine Offensive (pp 367-398); Chapter XVIII – The Battle of Jutland (May 31 – June 1, 1916) (pp 399-430). MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. ... View more info

Pacific Navigators, The. 2nd pr.

By: ALLEN, Oliver E. Time-Life Books : Seafarers Series

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Time-Life, 1980,:

Seller ID: 20953


ALLEN, Oliver E. and the Editors of Time-Life Books. The Pacific Navigators. Alexandria, Virginia : Time-Life Books, (1980). Second Printing. Pp (5),[6]-176. Illustrated throughout. 4to, black imitation morocco with pictorialinlay on upper board. Map end-papers. In The Seafarers series. Vg. 18.00 View more info

Windjammers. 2nd pr. as is

By: ALLEN, Oliver E. Time-Life Books : Seafarers Series

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Time-Life, 1978,:

Seller ID: 89218


ALLEN, Oliver E. and the Editors of Time-Life Books. The Windjammers. Alexandria, Virginia : Time-Life Books, (1978). First Printing. Pp 176. Illustrated throughout. 4to, black imitation morocco with pictorial inlay on upper board. Map end-papers. In The Seafarers series. Dampwrinkling to bottom margin initial pages. As is. 12.00 View more info

Working Boats : The Romance of the Last Days of Commercial Traffic on Britain's Canals.

By: ALSOP, Roger, and Graham DODKINS

Price: $16.00

Publisher: David & Charles, Newton Abbot, 1988, ISBN:071539181X:

Seller ID: 89032


ALSOP, Roger, and Graham DODKINS. Working Boats : The Romance of the Last Days of Commercial Traffic on Britain's Canals. Newton Abbot : David & Charles, (1988). Pp [1]-159,(1),+ 8 pp colour plates. Text Illustrations in black-and-white. 8vo, olive green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Prelude: Old Boats – Hotel Boats. 1. Comet. 2. Barnes – And a Cargo. 3. Buckby Wharf. 4. Willow Wren. 5. Loading at Hawkesbury. 6. Boaters and Boating. 7. Life Afloat. 8. Past All the Old Places ... To Brentford. 9. 'Save Us Keep Going Up and Down.' 10. Not Going Back. Appendices. Very good in pri... View more info

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

American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History, Volume 45, No. 3, Summer 1985

By: American Neptune GORDINIER, Glenn S. REID, Seth O. STEVENS, Hawley

Price: $10.00

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

Seller ID: 88535


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History, Volume XLV, No. 3, Summer 1985. Salem, MA : Peabody Museum of Salem, 1985. Pp [149]-220. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated green, white and blue striped card covers. Contents : Early American Trade with India: Taking an Observation (by Glenn S. Gordinier). The Trade between Providence, Rhode Island, and the Caribbean and South America, in 1796 (by Seth O. Reid). 'Boston': Two 'New' texts of an Old Favorite Sea Song (by Stuart M. Frank). 'It Was a Noble Calling...' (by Helen M. Hill). C.S.S. Georgia: ... View more info

American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History, Volume 45, No. 4, Fall 1985

By: American Neptune LEWIS, Archibald R. FELLER, John Quentin GILCHRIST, John H.

Price: $10.00

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

Seller ID: 88534


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History, Volume XLV, No. 4, Fall 1985. Salem, MA : Peabody Museum of Salem,1985. Pp [221]-296. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated green, wh ite and blue striped card covers. Contents : The Medieval Background of European and American Oceanic History (by Archibald R. Lewis). China Sojourn: A Brief Account of Commander Bushrod B. Taylor's Tour of Duty (by John Quentin Feller). No Mistake About It: A Response to Jonathan R. Dull (by William S. Dudley & Michael A. Palmer). Cabotian Conjectures: Did a Cabot Reach M... View more info

St. Pierre and Miquelon

By: ANDRIEUX, J.P.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: O.T.C. Press, 1986, ISBN:0921221002:

Seller ID: 4376


ANDRIEUX, J.P. St. Pierre and Miquelon : A Fragment of France in North America. N.pl.: O.T.C. Press, (1986). Pp. (8),5-96. Illustrated. 8vo, white trade paperback. Chapters : Some historical notes; A heritage of fishing; The rocks and sands take their toll; Heady days of Prohibition; Armed invasion on Christmas Eve; Service Station in the North Atlantic; Touring St. Pierre; Langlade and Miquelon; Welcome to St. Pierre. Very good. 12.00 View more info

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Customs and Traditions of the Canadian Navy. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ARBUCKLE, Graeme

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing Limited, Halifax, 1984, ISBN:0920852386: 1984

Seller ID: 15385

ISBN: 0920852386


ARBUCKLE, Lt.(N) Graeme. Customs and Traditions of the Canadian Navy. (Halifax) : Nimbus Publishing Limited, (1984). First Edition Pp (4),179,(1). Double column. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth. Chapters : 1. Naval Ceremonial; 2. Naval Ceremonies; 3. Miscellaneous Naval Customs; 4. The Wardroom; 5. Naval Uniforms; 6. Badges and Insignia. With bibliography. Foreword by Admiral J.C. Wood. A very useful & detailed reference. Topics include salutes, flags & pennants,signalling, the ship's bell, colours, the tattoo, half-masting, launching, revie... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 15, No. 1,March 1962

By: Arctic Journal BREDIN, T.F. WASHBURN, A.L. REED, Edward B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1962,:

Seller ID: 88940


(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume15, No. 1, March 1962. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 1962. Pp [1]-83,(1). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Includes: John C. Reed's "Scientific research and northern development" (p p 3-8); D.Q. Wark, R.W.Popham, W.A. Dotson, and K.S. Colaw's "Ice observations by the Tiros II satellite and by aircraft" (pp 9-26); Edward B. Reed's "Freshwater plankton Crustacea of the Colville River area, northern Alaska"(pp 27-50); T.F. Bredin's ""Whale Island... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 15, No. 4,December 1962.

By: Arctic Journal COACHMAN, L.K. MULLER, Fritz DUNCAN, Kenneth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1962,:

Seller ID: 88943


(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume15, No. 4, December 1962. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 19 62. Pp [245]-331,(1). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Includes: Marie Tremaine's "Arctic Bibliography" (pp 246-250); L.K. Coachman and C.A. Barnes's "Surface water in the Eurasian Basin of the Arctic Ocean" (pp 251-277); Fritz Muller's "Analysis of some stratigraphic observations and radiocarbon dates from two pingos in the Mackenzie Delta area,N.W.T." (pp 278-288); Kenneth Duncan's "The ang... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 16, No. 1,March 1963

By: Arctic Journal FRASER, R.J. COACHMAN, L.K. STONE, Kirk H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1963,:

Seller ID: 88944


(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume16, No. 1, March 1963. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 1963. Pp [1]-79,(1). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Includes: R.J. Fraser's "Early Canadian icebreakers" (pp 2-7) - Reminisces on icebreaking vessels used in charting the Hudson Bay route prior to Worl d War I. Several were sold to the Russians for war service in arctic waters, and one, the Earl Grey, subsequently became well known as the Fedor Litke. Also, L.K. Coachman and C.A. Barnes's "The movement of Atlant... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 15, No. 3,September 1962

By: Arctic Journal HALPERN, Martin VOWINKEL, Eberhard SULLIVAN, Walter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1962,:

Seller ID: 88942


(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume15, No. 3, September 1962. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 1 962. Pp [173]-243. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Includes: Walter Sullivan's "The South Pole fifty years after" (pp 174-178) - "It is, in fact, difficult for the younger generation to appreciate the problems that confronted Scott and Amundsen. Yet, with another great adventure before us, it is fitting to look back, both admiringly and critically, on the rival efforts of five decades ago. There are suffici... View more info

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 14, No. 3,September 1961

By: Arctic Journal McLAREN, Ian A. SABLE, Edward G. COACHMAN, L.K.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1961,:

Seller ID: 88939


(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume14, No. 3, September 1961. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 1 961. Pp [145]-208. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Includes: L.K. Coachman and C.A. Barnes's "The Contribution of Bering Sea Water to the Arctic Ocean" (pp 146-161); Ian A. McLaren's "Methods of Determining the Numbers and Availability of Ringed Seals in the Eastern Canadian Arctic" (pp 162-175); Edward G. Sable's "Recent Recession and Thinning of Opilak Glacier, Northeastern Alaska" (pp 176-187... View more info