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EAGLE SEAMANSHIP, 4th Edition

Eagle Seamanship, 4th Edition

by Capt. Eric C. Jones USCG

This fourth edition of the venerable manual on square rigger sailing is the first revision in more than twenty years. It brings together the several...

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How Dark the Night

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...

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Hunting the Essex

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This previously unpublished journal provides an eyewitness account of the epic chase of the USS Essex that was the inspiration for the film Master...

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Nelson's Refuge

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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Philip Nolan

by Chuck Pfarrer

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

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The Power and the Glory

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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The Trafalgar Chronicle

by Peter Hore

The Trafalgar Chronicle, the yearbook of The 1805 Club, has established itself as a prime source of information and the publication of choice for new...

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Voyage to Jamestown

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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Captain's Wife

by Abby Jane Morrell

During the nineteenth century it became increasingly common for merchant service masters to take their wives to sea. Among the first, and most...

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From Forecastle to Cabin

by Samuel Samuels

This is the autobiography of an American who ran away to sea at the age of 11 and charts his rise from the lowliest seaman to the command of his own...

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GALLEY SLAVE

Galley Slave

by Jean Marteilhe

This remarkable memoir tells of the miseries of Jean Marteilhe of Bergerac, 'a Protestant condemned to the Galleys of France for his Religion', who,...

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HMS VICTORY - FIRST RATE

HMS Victory

by Jonathan Eastland

One of the best-known historic ships in the world, HMS Victory attracts tens of thousands of visitors each year to Portsmouth, England. This...

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LANDSMAN HAY

Landsman Hay

by Robert Hay

In 1803, at the age of fourteen, Robert Hay joined the Royal Navy and spent the next eight years at sea. His colorful memoir describes a sailor s...

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Man of War Life

by Charles Nordhoff

In 1844, when barely 14, Charles Nordhoff managed to talk his way into the U.S. Navy. He was better educated than most of his fellow seamen, and was...

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Rolling Home

by William Morris Barnes

Barnes was born in 1850 into a ship owning family in St. Johns, Newfoundland, and first went to sea while still a boy. At the outbreak of the First...

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