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1 Loss of the U.S.S. "Thresher": Hearings before the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy Congress of the United States 88th Congress, first and second sessions on the loss of the U.S.S. "Thresher", June 26, 27, July 23, 1963, and July 1, 1964
Washington, D.C. Joint Committee on Atomic Energy 1964 Soft Cover Very Good (small fault) Large Octavo 
Two staple holes on cover and title page. Owner's name on front cover. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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2 Loss of the U.S.S. "Thresher": Hearings before the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy Congress of the United States 88th Congress, first and second sessions on the loss of the U.S.S. "Thresher", June 26, 27, July 23, 1963, and July 1, 1964
Washington, D.C. Joint Committee on Atomic Energy 1964 Soft Cover VG- (faults) Large Octavo 
Title (short form) written on blank spine. Owner's name on front cover. Minor cover creases, probably natural. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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3 The Bluejackets' Manual 1940, United States Navy
Annapolis United States Naval Institute 1940 Tenth Edition Flexible Cloth Good No Jacket Octavo 
A rather worn copy, with original owner's name fep. Interesting enclosures, including sailor's 1943 USN training course certificate and two fresh unused glossy postcards showing sailor's bag layout. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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4 The Bluejackets' Manual 1943, United States Navy
Annapolis United States Naval Institute 1943 Eleventh Edition Flexible Cloth Very Good No Jacket Thick Octavo 
A number of interesting enclosures laid in, including dittoed sheets on reacting to poison gas, marching songs, etc. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 The Fleet Type Submarine Color Supplement
Periscopefilm 2007 Soft Cover Near Fine Small Quarto 
Reprint of NavPers 16160 (June 1946 - Restricted). A companion text for "The Fleet Type Submarine" (also published by PeriscopeFilm.com), this supplement offers nearly thirty color plates showing various details of a WWII fleet submarine. Unpaginated. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Allen, Oliver E. The Windjammers
Alexandria Time-Life Books 1978 0809427052 / 9780809427055 1st Printing Padded Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket as Issued Quarto 
Volume of 'The Seafarers.' A lavishly illustrated history, bound in deep blue embossed leatherette, with color paste-on. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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7 Anderson, Romola and R.C. The Sailing Ship, Six Thousand Years of History
New York Bonanza Books 1963 Hard Cover Very Good DJ Good 

Price: 13.00 USD
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8 Aymar, Brandt, ed. Men at Sea: The Best Sea Stories of All Time
New York Dorset Press 1992 088029907X / 9780880299077 Glossy Hard Cover (x-lib) VG+ DJ VG+ Thick Large Octavo 
640pp. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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9 Baldwin, Hanson W. Sea Fights and Shipwrecks
Curtis Books 1965 Nd (ca. 1960s) Mass Market Paperback Fine 

Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Ballard, Robert D., and Rick Archbold Lost Liners: From the Titanic to the Andrea Doria The Ocean Floor Reveals Its Greatest Ships
New York Hyperion 1997 0786862963 / 9780786862962 Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine Wide Small Quarto Ken Marschall 
224pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Barrie, David Sextant: A Young Man's Daring Sea Voyage and the Men Who Mapped the World's Oceans
New York William Morrow 2014 0062279343 / 9780062279347 1st Printing Hard Cover Fine DJ Fine Octavo 
"As lovingly and painstakingly constructed as the navigators’ one irreplaceable talisman, David Barrie’s exquisite book is a hymn to a now-vanishing feature of maritime life, a finely-chased reminder of just how much we all owe to that one small piece of apparatus (Simon Winchester). 368pp. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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12 Beach, Capt. Edward L. Around the World Submerged: The Voyage of the Triton
Dell 1963 1st Printing Mass Market Paperback Near Fine 

Price: 7.00 USD
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13 Beach, Capt. Edward L. The Wreck of the Memphis
New York Holt, Rinehart & Winston 1966 First Edition Good DJ Good Ex-Library Octavo 
X-lib with usual labels and markings, dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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14 Beard, Henry, and Roy McKie Sailing: a Sailor's Dictionary
New York Workman Publishing Co. 1981 0894801449 / 9780894801440 Later Printing Soft Cover Very Good Square 12mo 
A humorous dictionary "for landlubbers, old salts, & armchair drifters." 
Price: 5.00 USD
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15 Biel, Steven. Down With the Old Canoe: a Cultural History of the Titanic Disaster.
W.W. Norton & Co. 1996. 1st printing. 
Wraps, trade paperback. Ffep torn, crease back cover, otherwise VG. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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16 Block, Leo To Harness the Wind: A Short History of the Development of Sails
Annapolis Naval Institute Press 2003 1557502099 / 9781557502094 2nd Printing Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine Large Octavo 

Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Bonsor, N.R.P. North Atlantic Seaway, Vol. 1: An Illustrated History of the Passenger Services Linking the Old World with the New
New York Arco Publishing Co. 1975 Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine Thick Large Octavo J.H. Isherwood 
471pp. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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18 Bonsor, N.R.P. North Atlantic Seaway, Vol. 2: An Illustrated History of the Passenger Services Linking the Old World with the New
Jersey Brookside Publications 1978 0905824016 / 9780905824017 Hard Cover Near Fine (small fault) DJ Near Fine (faults) Thick Large Octavo 
Page 472-868 in the series. Light toning on top edge of text block. Dust jacket is price-clipped, with a closed 1" tear on top front corner of spine, with attendant crease. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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19 Bonsor, N.R.P. North Atlantic Seaway, Vol. 3: An Illustrated History of the Passenger Services Linking the Old World with the New
Jersey Brookside Publications 1978 0905824024 / 9780905824024 Hard Cover Near Fine (small fault) DJ Near Fine Thick Large Octavo 
Page 869-1386 in the series. Light toning on top edge of text block. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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20 Bonsor, N.R.P. North Atlantic Seaway: An Illustrated History of the Passenger Services Linking the Old World with the New, with 1960 Supplement
Prescot T. Stephenson & Sons, Ltd. 1960 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Thick Octavo 
Revised edition of the 1955 original. xxxii, 692pp, with 30 pages containing 150 silhouettes, plus 30 pages with 54 black and white photos, one color page and two black and white photos for the 1960 supplement. Gilt titles on deep green cloth. 692pp. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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