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HOW DARK THE NIGHT

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THE 100-GUN SHIP VICTORY

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The three-decker First Rate-Victory, was the most successful 100-gun ship of the period and the flagship of Nelson at Trafalgar. First published in...

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A CALL TO ARMS

by William C. Hammond

Like the previous books in William C. Hammond’s award-winning historical fiction series, this fourth novel features the seafaring adventures of...

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MOST FORTUNATE SHIP

A MOST FORTUNATE SHIP

by Commander 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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BOLD ENDEAVORS

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This classic reference is considered the best single source of information on how to facilitate human adjustment and performance in long-term...

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BROKE OF THE SHANNON AND THE WAR OF 1812

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Captain Philip Broke’s victory in 1813 over Captain Lawrence of USS Chesapeake, did much to restore the morale of the Royal Navy, shattered by...

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CAPTAIN BLIGH'S SECOND CHANCE

CAPTAIN BLIGH'S SECOND CHANCE

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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

CAPTAIN COOK'S WAR AND PEACE

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...

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CAPTAIN'S WIFE

by Abby Jane Morrell

"By turns feisty, opinionated, inquisitive, and contemplative, Abby Morrell lives and breathes on these pages. Many will want to read Captain...

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CUTTY SARK

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Cutty Sark was the greatest of the tea clippers and an iconic British institution. This new work describes the eventful history of this celebrated...

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DUTCH WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL, 1600-1714

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For most of the seventeenth century the Netherlands constituted the most important maritime power in the world, with by far the largest merchant...

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EAGLE SEAMANSHIP, 4th Edition

EAGLE SEAMANSHIP, 4th Edition

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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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EMPIRE OF THE SEAS

EMPIRE OF THE SEAS

by Brian Lavery

For four centuries the Royal Navy made Britain the most powerful nation on earth—the true ruler of the waves. But its impact goes far beyond...

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FIRESHIP

FIRESHIP

by Peter Kirsch

The fireship was the guided missile of the age of sail. Packed with incendiary (and sometimes explosive) material, it was aimed at its highly...

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FOR LOVE OF COUNTRY

FOR LOVE OF COUNTRY

by William C. Hammond

"William C. Hammond writes well and has a good grasp of history and nautical matters which bring authenticity to his books, and he is clearly an...

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