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Lost Liners From the Titanic to the Andrea Doria the Ocean Floor Reveals its Greatest Ships

By: Ballard, Robert D. & Rick Archbold

Price: $68.00

Publisher: NY, Hyperion Books: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24136

ISBN: 0786862963

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Riding the wave of ocean liner nostalgia, Lost Liners presents the most comprehensive and spectacular volume ever--a guided tour encompassing the beginnings, heyday, and eventual decline of the great Atlantic express liners. Ken Marschall's lavish paintings depict the ships in their shining prime as well as in their eerily poignant underwater repose. Minor edgewear to DJ. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 223 pages; 24136 View more info

Sea Avenger

By: Beater, Jack & MacLennan Roberts

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Dell Publishing Co Inc: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 26924

Condition: Fair


Jose Gasparilla, last of the great buccaneers, who carried the black flag from the Spanish Court to the untamed coast of Florida -- the Sea Avenger! Edgewear, cover crease, first several pages dogeared. No spine creases. One closed tear on rear cover. ; Dell B113 Series; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 256 pages; 26924 View more info

James Cameron's Titanic Poster Book

By: Cameron, James

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 1998

Seller ID: 27242

ISBN: 0060953063

Condition: As New


Still sealed in shrinkwrap. Twelve glorious, full-color posters tell the story of love and heroism that enthralled moviegoers and earned Titanic a record-tying eleven Academy Awards. Each poster folds out to a gigantic 20 x 25 inches. It is extremely tempting to open it. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 12 pages; 27242V View more info

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America's Camping Book, A Comprehensive, Illustrated Guide To Camping

By: Cardwell, Jr. , Paul

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 26451

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Twelve chapters covering philosophy, equipment, cooking, emergencies, ropework, library and more; glossary and index. DJ edgeworn and chipped. ; America's Home Reference Library Series; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 59 pages; 26451 View more info

A History Of Pirates

By: Cawthorne, Nigel

Price: $28.70

Publisher: Chartwell: 2004

Seller ID: 24571

ISBN: 0785818561

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; 24571 View more info

The Sea Hunters True Adventures with Famous Shipwrecks

By: Cussler, Clive, & Craig Dirgo

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19853

ISBN: 0684830272

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


In his first nonfiction book, Cussler explores the special world of undersea adventure that inspired and has its fictional parallel in the Dirk Pitt novels. He describes his lifelong love for the sea and ships, and how his involvement with the search for John Paul Jones's famous Revolutionary War ship, the Bonhomme Richard, led to his establishing the NUMA (National Underwater and Marine Agency) Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the discovery and preserva... View more info

THE PIRATES

By: Ellms, Charles

Price: $48.50

Publisher: NY, Gramercy: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 24344

ISBN: 0517182513

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging label neatly scotch taped to spine. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 291 pages; 24344pta View more info

The Money Pit Mystery: The Costliest Treasure Hunt Ever

By: Furneaux, Rupert

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24352

ISBN: 0396068332

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


About Oak Island, a series on television's Discovery channel. ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 158 pages; 24352 View more info

Treasure Hunt, A New York Times Reporter Tracks The Quedlinburg Hoard

By: Honan, William H.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Fromm International: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 25018

ISBN: 0880641746

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Forty-five years after WWII, in an odyssey that stretched from the New York art world, to the quaint medieval town of Quedlinburg in central Germany, to a desolate Texas ghost town, Honan uncovered the clues that cracked the biggest and longest unsolved art theft of the century. Now he tells the complete story of how he tracked the thief--a compulsive kleptomaniac American G. I. --along a trail that had grown cold after almost half a century, leading him to the lost art ... View more info

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Nature Crafts

By: Jaeger, Ellsworth

Price: $13.00

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1967

Edition: 10th Printing

Seller ID: 26613

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Olympic editions. This book is a companion volume to Easy Crafts, one of Mr. Jaeger's most popular books. It was written in answer to the often-repeated question, "what shall I use in our crafts program as a natural substitute for the seemingly inevitable craft kits?" Fields, woods, and even vacant lots may serve as sources of supplies for nature crafts. 70 full page drawings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages; 26613 View more info

SHIP OF GOLD IN THE DEEP BLUE SEA

By: Kinder, Gary

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press: 1998

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27069

ISBN: 0871134640

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A painstakingly researched account of the salvaging of a steamer that sank in 1857 carrying tons of gold highlights showing the astonishing technological advances that established man's presence on the ocean floor. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 507 pages; 27069 View more info

GREAT SHIPWRECKS AND CASTAWAYS Authentic Accounts of Disasters At Sea

By: Neider, Charles (Ed. )

Price: $17.01

Publisher: NY, Dorset: 1990

Seller ID: 24627

ISBN: 0880294647

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging label neatly taped to spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238 pages; 24627 View more info

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The Man-eaters Of Tsavo And Other East African Adventures

By: Patterson, J. H.

Price: $33.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1951

Edition: Reprint; 4th Printing

Seller ID: 24500

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


About the building of the railroad across Africa in the early 1900s and the two lions who ate several workers on the railroad. DJ, edgeworn, rubbed and mildly soiled on the back panel, front panel of which has separated from the spine, now in mylar. Previous owner's cataloging label neatly taped to spine of DJ and name on title page. ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 350 pages; 24500 View more info

Lafitte The Pirate

By: Saxon, Lyle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gretna, Pelican Publishing Company: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 20111

ISBN: 0882893955

Condition: Near Fine


Superbly written account examining Lafitte's fascinating career and freeing the truth of the pirate's life from the web of fantastic myths which grew up around him. Fade spot on heel of spine, otherwise like new. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 306 pages; 20111 View more info

Shipwreck: The Strange Fate Of The Morro Castle

By: Thomas, Gordon, and Max Morgan Witts

Price: $38.00

Publisher: NY, Dorset: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 24603

ISBN: 088029244x

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging label neatly taped to spine. ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 287 pages; 24603 View more info

Lost Treasure

By: Time Life Books

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Time Life Education: 1991

Seller ID: 24090

ISBN: 0809477033

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging label neatly taped to spine. ; Library of Curious and Unusual Facts Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 143 pages; 24090 View more info

The Kaiser's Pirates

By: Walter, John

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 1994

Seller ID: 24345

ISBN: 0517182513

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


True accounts of the lives, exploits, and executions of the world's most infamous buccaneers. ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 192 pages; 24345 View more info