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Water's Edge : Critical Problems of the Coastal Zone. Paperback

By: KETCHUM, Bostwick H., (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1972, ISBN:0262610167:

Seller ID: 49267


KETCHUM, Bostwick H. (ed.). Water's Edge : Critical Problems of the CoastalZone. The Coastal Zone Workshop was held 22 May - 3 June 1972 in Woods Hol e, Massachusetts and was cosponsored by The Institute of Ecology and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Cambridge, Massachusetts : MIT Press, (1972). Pp (4),[v]-xx,(2),[3]-393. 8vo, illustrated card cover. "The sea may still be considered the earth's last frontier, but its shoreline has been all too accessible to man's ravages. Oil spills, indiscriminate disposal of industrial waste, and summer crowds have all left their mark. In May 1972 ... View more info

West African Marine Fisheries : Alternatives for Management

By: CRUTCHFIELD, James A. LAWSON, Rowena

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Resources for the Future, Washington, D.C., 1974, ISBN:0801816114:

Seller ID: 49003


CRUTCHFIELD, James A. and Rowena LAWSON. West African Marine Fisheries : Alternatives for Management. Washington, D.C. : Resources for the Future, 1974. Pp xiii,64. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Paper No. 3 in a series prepared for The Program of International Studies of Fishery Arrangements. Very good. 50.00 View more info

White Paper on the Nationalisation of the Suez Maritime Canal Company

By: Republic of Egypt - Ministry for Foreign Affairs

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Government Press, Cairo, 1956,:

Seller ID: 105249


(Republic of Egypt - Ministry for Foreign Affairs). White Paper on the Nationalisation of the Suez Maritime Canal Company. Published by the Governmentof Egypt on the 12th of August 1956. Cairo : Government Press, 1956. Pp (4 ),3-72,(2). 8vo, stapled white cardcovers. Not in Papadakis & Glassner. Sections include" "The Suez Canal is an Integral Part of Egypt"; "Egyptian Sovereignty over the Canal"; "It Was Egypt Who Determined the International Navigation Regime in the Canal"; "It Was Egypt Who Initiated and Fixed Fees for Transitting the Canal"; "Repercu... View more info

Who Gains from Deep Ocean Mining? : Simulating the Impact of Regimes for Regulating Nodule Exploitation

By: BULKLEY, I.G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Institute of International Studies, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1979, ISBN:0877251401:

Seller ID: 105148


BULKLEY, I.G. Who Gains from Deep Ocean Mining? : Simulating the Impact of Regimes for Regulating Nodule Exploitation. Berkeley : Institute of International Studies, University of California, (1979). First Edition. Pp. (4),v-vii,(1),1-117,(3). Tables, diagrams in text. 8vo, green & black cardcovers.No.40 in the Institute of International Studies, Research Series. Pencil u nderlining and annotation to much of book, else good. 10.00 View more info

Whose Common Heritage : Creating a Law for the Seabed

By: OGLEY, Roderick C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Frances Pinter, London, 1975, ISBN:0903804115:

Seller ID: 105932


OGLEY, Roderick C. Whose Common Heritage : Creating a Law for the Seabed. (London :Frances Pinter (Publishers) Ltd., 1975). First Printing Pp (4),5-48. 8vo, stapled light green cardcovers. Papadakis, International Law of the Sea: A Bibliography 2018. Contents : 1. What is at Stake; 2. The Inheritance; 3. The Argument up to Caracas; 4. The Issues at Caracas [The Procedural Debate - The Limits of the Area - The 'Ocean Space' Question - The Structure of the International Authority - Economic Consequences of Seabed Mineral Production]; 5. Conclusion. Lightly sunned, else very good. 30.00 View more info

Winning Hazard. in dj.

By: WYNARD, Noel

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, 1947,:

Seller ID: 40909


WYNARD, Noel. Winning Hazard. L: Sampson Low, Marston & Co., [ca. 1947]. Pp 181, port. frontis. 8vo, blue cloth. Law 0623. "This is an account of a brave venture which succeeded. It tells of a small group of men aboard M.V. Krait who sailed into Singapore Harbour and sank 37,000 tons of enemy shipping at a time when the Japanese held air, sea and land superiority. ...It is a heroic story written by the wife of one of the officers who took part. She served as an Intelligence Officer, and was connected with the operation throughout the initial stages to its successful conclusion." -from ... View more info

Winston S. Churchill's Legacy to the Royal Navy, 1911-1915.

By: CHURCHILL, Winston). HIGGINS, Maria S. Naval War College Review Volume XXV, Number 3/Sequence Number 252 November-GADDIS, John L. BATHURST, Robert B.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Naval War College Review, 1974,:

Seller ID: 67588


(CHURCHILL, Winston). HIGGINS, Maria S. "Winston S. Churchill's Legacy to the Royal Navy, 1911-1915." An article in Naval War College Review, Volume XXVII, Number 3/Sequence Number 252 November-December 1974, pp. 67-77. Newport, R.I.: Naval War College Review, 1974. Pp 94. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated beige card covers. Also: "The Cold War: Some Lessons for Policymakers" by Professor John L. Gaddis; "The Patterns of Naval Analysis" by Captain Robert B. Bathurst, U.S. Navy; "The Issues and Costs of the New United StatesNuclear Policy" by Professor Lawrence J. Ko... View more info

With Ensigns Flying : The Story of H.M Destroyers at War, 1939-1945. 1st in dj.

By: THOMAS, David

Price: $70.00

Publisher: William Kimber, London, 1958,:

Seller ID: 89555


THOMAS, David. With Ensigns Flying : The Story of H.M Destroyers at War, 1939-1945. London: William Kimber, (1958). First Edition. Pp. (4),5-216 + 4 leaves of plates. Map endpapers. Illustrated. 8vo, grey cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Law 1080. A full account of the contribution of British andCommonwealth destroyers to the prosecution of the Second World War, in the Atlantic, the Arctic, the Mediterranean, and the Java Sea. With appendices listing destroyer losses, U-Boat kills, destroyers present at the evacuati on of Dunkirk, and Lend Lease destroyers obtained from the United States. L... View more info

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With Ensigns Flying. 1st in dj.

By: THOMAS, David

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Kimber, 1958,:

Seller ID: 32849


THOMAS, David. With Ensigns Flying : The Story of H.M Destroyers at War. L: William Kimber, (1958). First Edition. Pp 216 + 4 leaves of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, grey cloth. Law 1080. A full account of the contribution of British and Commonwealth destroyers to the prosecution of the Second World War, in the Atlantic, the Arctic, the Mediterranean, and the Java Sea. With appendices listing destroyer losses, U-Boat kills, destroyers present at the evacuation of Dunkirk, and Lend Lease destroyers obtained from the United States. Vg in lovely, bright, price-clipped dj. 90.00 View more info

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Workers and the State in Twentieth Century Nova Scotia. First Edition.

By: EARLE, Michael (ed.) HERON, Craig, afterword WHITE, Jay GILSON, C.J.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Acadiensis Press / Gorsebrook Research Institute of Atlantic Canada Studies , Fredericton, NB, 1989, ISBN:0919107214: 1989

Seller ID: 15998

ISBN: 0919107214


EARLE, Michael, (ed.). Workers and the State in Twentieth Century Nova Scotia. Edited by Michael Earle, with an introduction by Michael Earle and Ian McKay and an afterword by Craig Heron. Fredericton, New Brunswick : Published for the Gorsebrook Research Institute of Atlantic Canada Studies by Acadiensis Press, (1989). First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-265,(3). 8vo, illustrated cream and red card covers. Contents: "Introduction: Industrial Legality in Nova Scotia" by Michael Earle and Ian McKay; "The Coal Miners and the Law in Nova Scotia: From the 1864 Combination of Workmen Act t... View more info

Workers and the State in Twentieth Century Nova Scotia. First Edition.

By: EARLE, Michael, (ed.) HERON, Craig, afterword WHITE, Jay GILSON, C.J.H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Acadiensis Press / Gorsebrook Research Institute of Atlantic Canada Studies , Fredericton, NB, 1989, ISBN:0919107214:

Seller ID: 116168


EARLE, Michael, (ed.). Workers and the State in Twentieth Century Nova Scotia. Edited by Michael Earle, with an introduction by Michael Earle and Ian McKay and an afterword by Craig Heron. Fredericton, New Brunswick : Published for the Gorsebrook Research Institute of Atlantic Canada Studies by Acadiensis Press, (1989). First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-265,(3). 8vo (153 x 227 mm), art-illustrated cream & red card covers, with black lettering to spine. Contents: "Introduction: Industrial Legality in Nova Scotia" by Michael Earle and Ian McKay; "The Coal Miners and the Law in Nova Scotia: F... View more info

World Crisis, 1911-1914. 2nd pr.

By: CHURCHILL, Winston S.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Thornton Butterworth Limited, London, 1923,:

Seller ID: 78456


CHURCHILL, Winston S. The World Crisis, 1911-1914 . London: Thornton Butterworth Limited, (April 1923). Second UK Printing. Pp. (8),[1]-536, + 6 maps (5 of which are folding) and 2 facsimile leaves. 8vo, navy blue cloth, pressed titles to front, gilt titles to spine. Recounts Churchill's time spent as the First Lord of the Admiralty in the lead-up to the Great War. Contents: 1. The Vials of Wrath; 2. Milestones to Armageddon; 3. The Crisis of Agadir; 4. Admirals All; 5. The German Navy Law; 6. The Romance of Design; 7. The North Sea Front; 8. Ireland and the European Balance; 9. The Crisis; 10... View more info

Wreck of the Torrey Canyon. 3rd pr in dj

By: GILL, Crispin BOOKER, Frank SOPER, Tony

Price: $20.00

Publisher: David & Charles, Newton Abbot, 1967,:

Seller ID: 88163


GILL, Crispin, Frank BOOKER, Tony SOPER. The Wreck of the Torrey Canyon. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, (October 1967). Third Printing. Pp. (9),10-128, + 16 pages of plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Papadakis& Glassner, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliograph y : Supplement to the 1980 edition 7381. The authors were uniquely qualified to write this on-the-spot assessment of the Torrey Canyon disaster: besides being journalists, and residents of Cornwall, their backgrounds are in marine affairs and natural history. An immediate and thorough account. Chapt... View more info

Wrens 1917-77 : A History of the Women's Royal Naval Service. First Edition, Paperback, Signed

By: MASON, Ursula Stuart PRINCE PHILLIP, foreword.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Educational Explorers, Reading, 1977, ISBN:0852259018:

Seller ID: 101156


MASON, Ursula Stuart. The Wrens 1917-77 : A History of the Women's Royal Naval Service. With a foreword by HRH The Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh, KG, KT. Reading, (Eng. ): Educational Explorers, (1977). First Edition. Pp (10),11-160. Illustrated. 8vo, blue and white cardcovers. Law 0918. "This is the first history of the WRNS written at the request of the Director WRNS- and the first to cover the whole period of the Service's life from 1917 to 1977. It has been written by an ex-Wren with the unstinting cooperation of many serving and ex-rens of all ranks. And so it is in a very special... View more info

Yacht Racing : A Text Book on the Sport. First Edition

By: HECKSTALL-SMITH, B.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Field Press Ltd., London, 1923,:

Seller ID: 104370


HECKSTALL-SMITH, B. Yacht Racing : A Text Book on the Sport. London : FieldPress Ltd., 1923. First Editon. Pp (8),[1]-205,(3),+ 2 folding plates. Tex t Illustrations. Index. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to front board andspine. Toy 4081. Contents : 1. Introduction; 2. The First Principles of St eering a Yacht to Windward; 3. Sailing a Yacht Off the Wind; 4. Steering a Yacht Before the Wind; 5. The Rule of the Road in Yacht Racing Made Simple for the Beginner; 6. The Y.R.A. Rules Relating to Management of Regattas; 7. The Y.R.A. Sailing Rules; 8. The Right of Way When Overtaking; 9. The Rig... View more info

Yachting World Handbook, 1st UK ed in dj

By: PHILLIPS-BIRT, D. MUDIE, Colin WATTS, Alan BLEWITT, Mary

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Iliffe Books, 1967,:

Seller ID: 30034


PHILLIPS-BIRT, D. Yachting World Handbook. Illustrated by Colin Mudie. L.: Iliffe Books, (1967). Pp 370. 8vo, blue-green cloth. Toy 1969. Chapters : 1. Definitions; 2. Yachts - Designs and Types; 3. Rigs; 4. International andOther Classes; 5. Dinghy Classes; 6. Organising Bodies; 7. Construction; 8 . Deck Seamanship; 9. Ground Tackle; 10. Rigging; 11. Sails (by R.M. Bowker); 12. Ship Handling Under Sail; 13. Ship Handling Under Power; 14. Rule ofthe Road; 15. The International Yacht Racing Rules (by G. Sambrooke Sturge ss); 16. Rating Rules, Classes and TIme Allowances; 17. Signalling and Flag... View more info

Yachtsman's Legal Guide to Co-ownership : How to Share the Use and Expense of a Boat Without Regret. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ODIN, Dexter ODIN, Paula

Price: $18.00

Publisher: John de Graff, Inc., New York, 1981,:

Seller ID: 109883


ODIN, Dexter and Paula ODIN. Yachtsman's Legal Guide to Co-ownership [dustjacket adds: How to Share the Use and Expense of a Boat Without Regret] (NewYork) : John de Graff, Inc., 1981. First Edition. Pp (8),ix-xi,(3),3-148. 8vo, red cloth, spine lettered in black. Toy 3760. Gift inscription, else very good in dustjacket. 18.00 View more info

Young Men and the Sea : Yankee Seafarers in the Age of Sail. 2nd pbk.

By: VICKERS, Daniel, with Vince WALSH WALSH, Vince

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2005, ISBN:9780300123661:

Seller ID: 81269


VICKERS, Daniel, with Vince WALSH. Young Men and the Sea : Yankee Seafarersin the Age of Sail. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, (2005). Second I mpression. Pp. (8),ix-xiii,(1),1-336,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated cream and blue card covers. Contents: 1. Landsmen on the Water: New England, 1620-1645; 2. Salem's First Mariners, 1645-1690; 3. The Eighteenth Century: Sailors at Sea; 4. The Eighteenth Century: Sailors' Careers; 5. The Eighteenth Century: Maritime Society Ashore; 6. The Nineteenth Century; 7. Masteryand the Maritime Law. With numerous appendices. Vg. 14.00 View more info

Young Men and the Sea : Yankee Seafarers in the Age of Sail. proof

By: VICKERS, Daniel, with Vince WALSH WALSH, Vince

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2005,:

Seller ID: 91088


VICKERS, Daniel, with Vince WALSH. Young Men and the Sea : Yankee Seafarersin the Age of Sail. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, (2005). Advance Uncorrected Page Proof. Pp. 318. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Contents: 1. Landsmen on the Water: New England, 1620-1645; 2. Salem's First Mariners, 1645-1690; 3. The Eighteenth Century: Sailors at Sea; 4.The Eighteenth Century: Sailors' Careers; 5. The Eighteenth Century: Marit ime Society Ashore; 6. The Nineteenth Century; 7. Mastery and the Maritime Law. With numerous appendices. Spine crease, occasional marginalia, name, el... View more info