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Shipwrecks in Paradise : An Informal Marine History of the Hawaiian Islands. 1st in dj.

By: GIBBS, Jim

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Superior Publishing Company, Seattle, WA, 1977, ISBN:0875642195:

Seller ID: 35447


GIBBS, Jim. Shipwrecks in Paradise : An Informal Marine History of the Hawaiian Islands. (Seattle, WA): Superior Publishing Company, (1977). First Edition. Pp (6),7-183,(1). Double column. Large 8vo, blue cloth. A well-illustrated, though perhaps poorly titled, anecdotal account of some of the more stirring marine incidents to occur in waters adjacent to the Hawaiian islands, from age of sail shipwrecks to the Glomar Explorer's salvage of a Russian nuclear submarine in 1972. Chapters : 1. Born of the Sea; 2. The Early Shipwrecks; 3. Treachery; 4. Pirates and Buccaneers; 5. Come the Whaleships ... View more info