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SLAVER CAPTAIN

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by John Newton

An Anglican clergyman best remembered as the author of the hymn "Amazing Grace", John Newton was engaged in the slave trade for the first thirty...

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WHALE HUNTER

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by Nelson Cole Haley

A harpooner in the whale ship Charles W. Morgan from 1849 to 1853, Nelson Cole Haley embarked on a hunt that took him from New Bedford, Massachusetts...

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MOST FORTUNATE SHIP

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by Tyrone G. Martin

Called a definitive account when first published in 1980 and the winner of several book awards, this revised and expanded edition is available now...

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ADMIRAL LORD HOWE

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by David Syrett

Foreword by James Bradford Admiral Lord Howe's long and honored career as a naval commander and diplomat made him a significant figure in eighteenth...

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<a href="/store/books/age-sail/america-spreads-her-sails">AMERICA SPREADS HER SAILS</a>

by Clayton R. Barrow Jr.

In this new paperback edition of America Spreads Her Sails, fourteen writers and historians demonstrate how American men and goods in American-made...

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EAGLE SEAMANSHIP, 4th Edition

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by Capt. Eric C. Jones USCG

One of the most recognizable and majestic vessels on the high seas today and the only active square rigger in the U.S. fleet, Eagle draws huge crowds...

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<a href="/store/books/age-sail/how-dark-night">HOW DARK THE NIGHT</a>

by William C. Hammond

William Hammond’s award winning series carries on the tradition of Patrick O’Brian and C.S. Forester. It is the only nautical fiction series that...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/hunting-essex">HUNTING THE ESSEX</a>

by Midshipman Allen Francis Gardiner

This previously unpublished journal provides an eyewitness account of the epic chase of the USS Essex that was the inspiration for the film Master...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/nelsons-refuge">NELSON&#039;S REFUGE</a>

by Jason R. Musteen

Gibraltar has been one of Great Britain’s most legendary fortresses since its capture from Spain in 1704 and its strategic location as the gatekeeper...

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by Chuck Pfarrer

Philip Nolan: The Man Without a Country is Chuck Pfarrer’s captivating adaptation of Edward Everett Hale’s American classic “The Man Without a...

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<a href="/store/books/age-sail/power-and-glory">THE POWER AND THE GLORY</a>

by William C. Hammond

The Power and the Glory is the third novel in the historical, nautical fiction series from William C. Hammond. It follows in the wake of A Matter of...

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<a href="/store/books/clear-decks-50-90/voyage-jamestown">VOYAGE TO JAMESTOWN</a>

by Robert D. Hicks

Voyage to Jamestown explores how sea navigation was accomplished during the era of discoveries. Readers discover navigational methods and tools...

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by Wyn Davies

HMS Trincomalee belonged to a class of 38-gun Fifth Rates which was the Royal Navy’s standard frigate type during the Napoleonic Wars. Built in India...

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CAPTAIN BLIGH'S SECOND CHANCE

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by Lt. George Tobin

Shortly after the Bounty mutiny, William Bligh was commissioned to lead another voyage on the Providence in 1791— a journey that culminated in the...

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CAPTAIN COOK'S WAR AND PEACE

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by John Robson

The author of two critically acclaimed books on Captain Cook, John Robson has now turned his attention to the decade leading up to Cook's famous 1768...

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