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2182 kHz : a novel. 1st US pr in dj

By: MASIEL, David.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Random House, New York, 2002, ISBN:0375506063:

Seller ID: 80275


MASIEL, David. 2182 kHz : a novel. New York : Random House, (2002). First Printing. Pp (8),[1]-294,(2). 8 vo, white cloth spine with white paper covered boards, grey lettering to spine. "By all accounts, Henry Seine should have packed it in long ago, certainly before he started scanning marine distress channels for fun. But sixteen-hour days spent hauling heavy cargo aboard tugs and icebreakers along the frozen arctic offshore (not to mention smoking copious amounts... View more info

2182 kHz : a novel. book club in dj.

By: MASIEL, David.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Random House, New York, 2002,:

Seller ID: 89313


MASIEL, David. 2182 kHz : a novel. New York : Random House, (2002). Book Club Edition. Pp (8),[1]-294,(2). 8vo, black paper covered boards with gilt lettering to spine. "By all accounts, Henry Seine should have packed it in long ago, certainly before he started scanning marine distress channels for fun. But sixteen-hour days spent hauling heavy cargo aboard tugs and icebreakers along the frozen arctic offshore (not to mention smoking copious amounts of Cannabis indic... View more info

American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume56, No. 3, Summer 1996

By: American Neptune URICK, William J. COLETTA, Paolo E. BROWNLEE, Edward G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peabody Museum of Salem and Essex Institute, Salem, MA , 1996,:

Seller ID: 95736


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume 56, No. 3, Summer 1996. Salem, MA : Peabody Essex Museum, 1996. Pp (3),190-309,(1). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. Contents : A Tugman's Story: Life and times of B. B. Inman (by Al Miller); The United States Navy Boarding Rattle: A Unique Itemof Nineteenth Century US Naval Ordnance (by William J. Urick III, pp 215-2 27); William A. Moffett a... View more info

Atlantic Monthly. Volume 202, Number 3, September 1958

By: MOWAT, Farley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly, Concord, N.H., 1958,:

Seller ID: 85042


(MOWAT, Farley). The Atlantic Monthly. Volume 202, Number 3, September 1958. Concord, N.H.: The Atlantic Monthly, 1958. Pp [1]-95,(1). Double Column. 4to, illustrated wrappers. Includes “Grey Seas Under : The Romance of a Rescue Tug” [to be continued] by Farley Mowat (pp 25-31, plus cover illustration); and much more. Rubbed, lightly browned, else very good. 30.00 View more info

Behavior and Handling of Ships.

By: HOOYER, Henry H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press, Centreville, Maryland, 1983, ISBN:0870333062:

Seller ID: 106636


HOOYER, Henry H. Behavior and Handling of Ships. Centreville, Maryland : Cornell Maritime Press, (1983). Pp (6), vii-x, (2), 3-139, (3). Illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering on front and spine. Contents: Introduction ; 1. The Peripatetic Pivot Point ; 2. Rudder and Propellor ; 3. Wind ; 4. Bow Thruster, Tugs ; 5. Current ; 6. The Anchor ; 7. Narrow Channels ;8. Practical Applications ; Appendix A. Lateral Morion ; Appendix B. Rotat ional Motion ; Appendix C... View more info

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British Coastal Ships : Tugs and Trawlers. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: CHESTERTON, D. Ridley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ian Allan, 1972,: 1972

Seller ID: 35323

ISBN: 0711003130


CHESTERTON, D. Ridley. British Coastal Ships : Tugs and Trawlers. London : Ian Allan, (1972). First Edition. Pp (4),5-175,(1). 8vo, red cloth, silver lettering to spine. Cohen, The Thames, 1580-1980: A General Bibliography, p.288. "Besides the types of vessels mentioned in the title of the book, details are also given of Self-Propelled Dredgers and similar Harbour Craft, Pilot and Lighthouse Tenders, Salvage Ships, and Oil-Rig Supply and ... View more info

British Coastal Ships. pbk.

By: CHESTERTON, D. Ridley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ian Allan, London, 0,:

Seller ID: 77042


CHESTERTON, D. Ridley. British Coastal Ships. London: Ian Allan, (1972). Pp. [1]-80. Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated purple and grey card covers with white spine. Covers rubbed, faint corner creasing, else vg. 20.00 View more info

British Tugs. 3rd ed.

By: LE FLEMING, H.M. Ian Allan ABC series)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ian Allan, London, 1960,:

Seller ID: 73562


LE FLEMING, H.M. British Tugs. London: Ian Allan, (1963). Third Edition. Pp. [1]-64,(1). Illustrated. Small 8vo, iillustrated stapled beige and blue card covers. A volume in the Ian Allan ABC series. Covers rubbed and lightlysoiled, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Buy It From the Navy. Catalog No. 56-B, Sealed Proposal. Sale of Vessels bythe Navy. Bids will be Opened at 10:00 o'clock A.M., February 21, 1922.

By: United States Navy Surplus

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Board of Survey, Appraisal and Sale, Navy Yard, Washington, D.C., 1922,:

Seller ID: 92048


(United States Navy Surplus). Buy It From the Navy. Catalog No. 56-B, Sealed Proposal. Sale of Vessels by the Navy. Bids will be Opened at 10:00 o'clock A.M., February 21, 1922. Washington, D.C.: Board of Survey, Appraisal and Sale, Navy Yard, (1922). Pp (2),[1]-6 including covers. Large 8vo, stapled printed self-wraps. Vessels to be sold by sealed proposals : U.S.S. Long Beach (cargo vessel), U.S.S. Nero (fuel ship), U.S.S. Monterey (monitor), U.S.S. Vergana (yacht), U.... View more info

Canadian Pacific : The Story of the Famous Shipping Line. 1st Cdn in dj.

By: MUSK, George

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Toronto, 1981, ISBN:0039202917: 1981

Seller ID: 90608

ISBN: 0039202917


MUSK, George. Canadian Pacific : The Story of the Famous Shipping Line. (Toronto) : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1981). First Canadian Printing. Pp. [1]-272. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Contents: 1: Company History: The North Pacific, 1886-1915; The North Atlantic, 1884-1915; World War I and After; World War II and After; Cargo Services 1903-80; British Columbia Coastal Services; British Columbia Lake and R... View more info

Catalogue No. 44-B. Sale of Vessels by the Navy for Cash and on Deferred Payment Basis. Bids will be Opened, 10:00 A.M., December 15, 1921.

By: United States Navy Surplus

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Board of Survey, Appraisal and Sale, Navy Yard, Washington, D.C., 1921,:

Seller ID: 92049


(United States Navy Surplus). Catalogue No. 44-B. Sale of Vessels by the Navy for Cash and on Deferred Payment Basis. Bids will be Opened, 10:00 A.M.,December 15, 1921. Washington, D.C.: Board of Survey, Appraisal and Sale, Navy Yard, (1921). Pp (1),[1]-8,(1) including covers. Large 8vo, stapled printed self-wraps. Vessels to be sold by sealed proposals : Galatea (yacht),Vega (steam yacht), U.S.S. Albert Brown (fish boat), Freight Lighter No. 1 60 (ex-Surprise) (barge), ... View more info

Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 13, No. 12, October, 1961

By: Crowsnest

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Roger Duhamel, Ottawa , 1961,:

Seller ID: 89474


(Crowsnest). The Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 13, No. 12, October, 1961. (Ottawa : Roger Duhamel, 1961). Pp 1-28. Illustrated.Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Contents : RCN New s Review; Relic or Misfire?; Diving Dentist; Officers and Men; Births and Weddings; The CBC and the RCN; Summer at Quadra; The Canadian War Museum; Omnibus Paratus; Afloat and Ashore; Here and There in the RCN; Science and the Navy; The Navy Plays; R... View more info

Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 13, No. 12, October, 1961

By: Crowsnest

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Roger Duhamel, Ottawa , 1961,:

Seller ID: 92158


(Crowsnest). The Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 13, No. 12, October, 1961. (Ottawa : Roger Duhamel, 1961). Pp 1-28. Illustrated.Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Contents : RCN New s Review; Relic or Misfire?; Diving Dentist; Officers and Men; Births and Weddings; The CBC and the RCN; Summer at Quadra; The Canadian War Museum; Omnibus Paratus; Afloat and Ashore; Here and There in the RCN; Science and the Navy; The Navy Plays; R... View more info

Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 13, No. 12, October, 1961

By: Crowsnest

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Roger Duhamel, Ottawa , 1961,:

Seller ID: 92159


(Crowsnest). The Crowsnest : The Royal Canadian Navy's Magazine. Vol. 13, No. 12, October, 1961. (Ottawa : Roger Duhamel, 1961). Pp 1-28. Illustrated.Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Contents : RCN New s Review; Relic or Misfire?; Diving Dentist; Officers and Men; Births and Weddings; The CBC and the RCN; Summer at Quadra; The Canadian War Museum; Omnibus Paratus; Afloat and Ashore; Here and There in the RCN; Science and the Navy; The Navy Plays; R... View more info

Cunard Story: Part 4"

By: Cunard Steam-Ship Co.). HUGHES, T.E. Sea Breezes 39:238 HUGHES, T.E. ISHERWOOD, J.H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1965,:

Seller ID: 22202


(Cunard Steam-Ship Co.). HUGHES, T.E. "The Cunard Story: Part IV The Second Century." An article in Sea Breezes: A Digest of Ships and the Sea, Vol.39, No.238, October 1965, pp.742-763. Also: J.G. Bruce's "The Newhaven Channel Crossing" (pp.719-727); J.H. Isherwood's "Union-Castle Liner Edinburgh Castle of 1910"; George Dickinson's "Tug Extraordinary" [on the Yorkshireman, pp.732-6]; others and usual columns & departments. Vg. For the numb... View more info

Famous Paddle Steamers. 1st UK in dj

By: HAMBLETON, F.C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Percival Marshall, 1948,:

Seller ID: 18340


HAMBLETON, F.C. Famous Paddle Steamers. L.: Percival Marshall & Co., (1948). First Printing. Pp 97 + fldg.sheer plan of the Royal Eagle. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth. Cohen, The Thames, 1580-1980: A General Bibliography, p.290. Chapters on the Cross-Channel Steamers Paris, Rouen, Brighton, Brittany, Normandy, and Alexandra; the Paddle Tug Aid; the Pleasure Steamers Cynthia and Brighton Queen; the Thames Steamers Koh-i-Noor and Royal Sovereign; theThames Tugs Iona and Camb... View more info

Famous Paddle Steamers. 1st UK in dj

By: HAMBLETON, F.C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Percival Marshall, London, 1948,:

Seller ID: 89512


HAMBLETON, F.C. Famous Paddle Steamers. London: Percival Marshall & Co., (1948). First Printing. Pp 97 + fldg.sheer plan of the Royal Eagle. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth. Cohen, The Thames, 1580-1980: A General Bibliography, p.290. Chapters on the Cross-Channel Steamers Paris, Rouen, Brighton, Brittany, Normandy, and Alexandra; the Paddle Tug Aid; the Pleasure Steamers Cynthia and Brighton Queen; the Thames Steamers Koh-i-Noor and Royal Sovereign;the Thames Tugs Iona and ... View more info

First International Tug Conference organised by Ship & Boat International.

By: TROUP, Kenneth D. (ed.).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Thomas Reed Publications Ltd, London, 1970,:

Seller ID: 79989


TROUP, Kenneth D. (ed.). First International Tug Conference organised by Ship & Boat International. London : Thomas Reed Publications Ltd., (1970). Pp[1]-387,(1). Illustrated. Double column. 4to, blue cloth, white lettering to spine. Contents : Inaugural Paper (F.B. Bolton). Tugboats Sdafety and Education (Capt. J.A.H. Mactavish and Capt. C.J. Rhodes). A Tugman's 'Cri de Coeur' (Capt. W.F. Harris). Lighterage in the Port of London (A. Juett and I. W. Smith). Application ... View more info

Forth Ports : A Journal of Commerce Publication

By: CADE, Keith (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Journal of Commerce, Liverpool, 1983,: 1983

Seller ID: 104246


CADE, Keith, (ed.. Forth Ports : A Journal of Commerce Publication. (Liverpool : Journal of Commerce), n.d. [1983?]. Pp (2),3-35,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double Column. Large 8vo, illustrated stapled wrappers. Contents : Our healthy port underpins Scotland's economy; Aims are good service, efficiency, relianbility and a competitive price (by Ian T. White); Spare land and deep water make Leith confident; Oil smooths w... View more info

G : The Story of The Great Lakes Towing Co. First Edition

By: MEAKIN, Alexander C. `

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Great Lakes Historical Society, Vermilion, Ohio, 1984,:

Seller ID: 110633


MEAKIN, Alexander C. G : The Story of The Great Lakes Towing Co. Vermilion,Ohio : Great Lakes Historical Society, (1984). First Edition. Pp (3),iv-xi ,(1),1-301,(3). Illustrated. Index.8vo, red cloth. gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : Introduction. 1. A Corporation Is Born. 2. The Company Grows Up, 1901-1918. 3. The Company Continues To Grow, 1919-1946. 4. The Company Enters A New Era, 1947-1984. 5. Towing and Special Services. 6. Wrecking and Rescue Op... View more info