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Explorers of the Pacific, The

By: Badger, Geoffrey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kenthurst, NSW, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAPAC16


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 848gms, 248 pages, illustrated map endpapers. This is the story of hazard and adventure as the explorers found their way around the Pacific Ocean, the largest single feature on the Earth's surface. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards and jacket are in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual b... View more info

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Discovery of the Titanic, The: Exploring the Greatest of All Lost Ships

By: Ballard, Dr. Robert; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1989

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA46


Softcover, first paperback edition, 770g, 238pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Return to Midway: The Quest to Find the Yorktown and the Other Lost Ships From the Pivotal Battle of the Pacific War

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, USA, The National Geographic Society: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA13


Hardcover with grey boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1155gms, 191 pages, illustrated endpapers. Book is in goodcondition with minor general wear and tear and very mild page spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Lost Wreck of the Isis, The: From Beneath the Sea An Ancient Roman Ship Returns to Life

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kent, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA44


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 534g, 63pgs, illustrated endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is some moderate water damage to pages. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Graveyards of the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Bikini Atoll

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Morgan, Michael Hamilton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., USA, National Geographic Society: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA1000


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1460gms, 255pgs, brown endpapers. Join renowned undersea explorer Robert Ballard as he revisits the pivtoal Pacific naval battles of World War II in this lavishly illustrated volume that combines meticulous history with state-of-the-art oceanography. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with light shelf wear and scuffing ... View more info

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Captain Cook's Voyages of Discovery

By: Barrow, John (ed)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Heron Books:

Edition: First Heron Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA37


Hardcover with blue faux leather boards with gilt decoration, 550g, 454pgs, decorated endpapers. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration thoughout. Boards and dust jacket are in very good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Who Sailed On Titanic? The Definitive Passenger Lists

By: Beavis, Debbie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Surrey, England, Ian Allan Publishing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA50


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 668gms, 302pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear and a few small nicks, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Naval Battles of the First World War: Pan Grand Strategy

By: Bennett, Geoffrey

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA22


Softcover, reprint edition, 222g, 308pgs. This history of the Great War at sea combines graphic and stirring accounts of all the principal naval engagements with analysis of the strategy and tactics of both sides. Book is in good condition with age-related general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Modern World Book of Ships, The

By: Blackman, Raymond

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001650


Hardcover with pictorial boards, no dust jacket, edition not stated, undated (circa early 1950s), 728gms, 159 pages. Book is in fair condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in fair condition with heavy shelf wear, rubbing and chipping to edges and corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Seafarers, The: The Pirates

By: Botting, Douglas; and the Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Virginia, USA, Time-Life Books: 1979

Edition: First European English Language Printing

Seller ID: 000819


Cushioned black leather hardcover, first european english language printing, 1000gms, 192 pages, illustrated map endpapers. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There are a few small dents to the edges of the cushioned leather, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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History of World Seapower: From the First Sailing Ships to the Present Day

By: Brett, Bernard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Deans International Publishing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000151


Hardcover book with blue pictorial boards and dust jacket, first edition, 256pp, weighs 1710gms. Illustrated with a superb collection of over 230 photographs, this book contains a wealth of fascinating material on all aspects of seafaring, from the first small boat and oar to the complicated powerful machines of present-day submarines. This is a good solid copy with some minor age-related general wear and tear and faint page discolouration. Dust jacket is in good conditi... View more info

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Million Ocean Miles, A

By: Britten, Sir Edgar T.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Northamptonshire, UK, Patrick Stephens Ltd (Thorsons Publishing Group): 1989

Edition: First Thorsons Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA22


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Thorsons edition (original edition published 1936), 564g, 274pgs. This book is part of the PSL Library of Ocean Travel and is an autobiography of the great and distinguished seaman Sir Edgar Britten who eventually held the proud position of Commodore of the Cunard White Star Line. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in very ... View more info

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In Darwin's Wake: Revisiting Beagle's South American Anchorages

By: Campbell, John

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Dobbs Ferry, New York, USA, Sheridan House Inc.: 1997

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA24


Hardcover with aqua boards and pictorial dust jacket, first American edition, 714g, 271pgs. This is skipper, John Campbell's, cruise on the Thalassi, an 83ft ketch, where he retraced some of the steps taken by Charles Darwin on his historic journey aboard The Beagle. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. There is a very small ownership sticker on the inside front endpaper. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, o... View more info

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Illustrated History of Transport

By: Chant, Christopher; and Batchelor, John

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Leicester, England, Blitz Editions: 1996

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: TRA48


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, edition not stated, 1210g, 184pgs. A comprehensive history of transport including land transportation, sea transportation, and air transportation. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Boards are in very good condition with only very light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wrecks & Reputations: The Loss of the Schomberg and Loch Ard

By: Charlwood, Don

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000531


Softcover with illustrated stiffened wraps, first edition, 310gms, 190 pages. The Schomberg and the Loch Ard were the pride of their lines; magnificent colonial clippers making their hazardous way between England and Australia packed with immigrants. But danger and destruction loomed on the jagged cliffs of Bass Strait. This is their story. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor age-related page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved ma... View more info

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Wreck of the Whaleship Essex, The

By: Chase, Owen

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, England, Headline Book Publishing: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRASEA25


Softcover, reprint edition, 184g, 208pgs. A first-hand account of one of history's most extraordinary maritime disasters. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in sto... View more info

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Ships and Shores and Trading Ports: A Social and Working Life of Coastal Harbours and River Towns in New South Wales

By: Clark, Mary Shelley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Waterways Authority of NSW: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA6


Softcover, First Edition, 700gms 218 pages. This is a Centenary of Federation Publication, which explores through the words of men and women in the New South Wales coast and river communities, which once depended upon shipping. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear, some very mild staining to the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage... View more info

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Pirates of the Brig Cyprus, The

By: Clune, Frank; Stephensen, P.R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1962

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 000245


Hardcover with brown cloth boards and yellow pictorial dustjacket, second impression, 205pp, weighs 366 gms. This is the first complete and accurate account of one of the most extraordinary adventures in the annals of seamanship and crime. This is a good copy with general age-related wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and just a few small nicks, tears and markings. Small pencil mark... View more info

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Pirates: A Worldwide History - Terror on the High Seas From the Caribbean to the South China Sea

By: Cordingly, David (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Georgia, USA, Turner Publishing Inc.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS43


Laminated pictorial hardcover, first edition, 1370gms, 256 pages. The first comprehensive, worldwide survey of piracy, this is a fascinating tale of exotic and romantic climes and of crusty cutthroats whose very names were frightening and whose dastardly deeds still echo down the ages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and some very light fading to the back cover and spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual... View more info

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Brief History of Fighting Ships, A: Ships of the Line and Napoleonic Sea Battles 1793-1815

By: Davies, David

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Constable & Robinson Ltd: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA23


Softcover, reprint, 222g, 201pgs. From 1793 to 1815 were the years of the Napoleonic wars - a period of change and upheaval comparable to the world wars of the 20th century. This is the story of one of the keys to that great conflict, the Ship of the Line - the beautiful but deadly battleships that waged the war at sea. Book is in fine condition. View more info