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1) 20th ITTC International Towing Tank Conference
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Jersey City: Society of Naval Architects, 1993. Reprint. 2 volumes. Trade paperbacks. Just as an increasingly competitive business climate resulting from the realignment of nations is increasing the demand for efficiency in marine systems, increased environmental awareness is demanding higher safety and reliability. But these are obviously not conflicting demands: an unsafe, unreliable ship is neither efficient nor economical. Some of the systems in which such demands are regularly encountered today include... more information

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2) 21st ITTC International Towing Tank Conference
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Jersey City: Society of Naval Architects, 1996. Photo reproduction. Just as an increasingly competitive business climate resulting from the realignment of nations is increasing the demand for efficiency in marine systems, increased environmental awareness is demanding higher safety and reliability. But these are obviously not conflicting demands: an unsafe, unreliable ship is neither efficient nor economical. Some of the systems in which such demands are regularly encountered today include open-top containe... more information

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3) THE AMERICAN NEPTUNE MARITIME HISTORY & ARTS, Volume 56, Number 4
Gough, Barry M., editor in chief
 
Salem, MA: The Peabody Essex Museum, 1996. Salem: Peabody Essex Museum, 1996. 4to First Edition. Stiff pictorial wrappers, 96 pp., xxiv. Illustrated throughout in black-and-white. Includes Clark G. Reynolds, "The Maritime Character of Minoan Civilization"; Alston Kennerley, "Frank Thomas Bullen, 1857-1915: Whaling and Nonfiction Maritime Writing"; Robert Keith Headland, "An Early Antarctic Landing: Captain Cooper's Log of the Levant, 1853"; Raymond James Maloney, "Wh... more information

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$55.00
4) Abandon Ship! : The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the Navy's Greatest Sea Disaster
Newcomb, Richard F
 
New York, NY, U.S.A.: HarperCollins, 2000. New York: HarperCollins, 2000. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 326 pp. Introduction and afterword by Peter Maas. Small rip on bottom of dustjacket and some scuffing. Near fine in very good dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

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$30.00
5) Admiral of the Ocean Sea : A Life of Christopher Columbus
Morison, Samuel Eliot
 
Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1954. Reprint. 8vo. Cloth. 680 p. Illustrated by Bertram Greene. Maps by Erwin Rais. Index. A readable and lively history and biography of Christopher Columbus and his ocean voyages. Pristine fold-out maps. Fine.. Reprint. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Greene, Bertram and Erwin Raisz. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

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$35.00
6) The Alabama Arbitration Geneva 1872
Turner, Frederick B., translator
 
Geneva, Switzerland: Town Hall, 1988. Geneva: Town Hall, 1988. The Alabama Arbitration Geneva 1872. Geneva, Switzerland: Town Hall, 1988. Translated from the French by Frederick B. Turner, U. S. Mission to Geneva, 1988. 8vo. Wrappers. 88 pp. Collection of essays and facsimile copy of arbitration agreement. Very good condition. Scarce. . First Edition. Wrappers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

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$40.00
7) All Battle Stations Manned, The United States Navy in World War II
Poling, James
 
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1971. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1971. First edition. 8vo. Hardcover binding, 249 pp. plus bibliography and index. SIGNED/INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on free front endpaper. The story of the regrouping and recovery of the U. S. Navy after its devastating losses at Pearl Harbor. Very good in very good dustjacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

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$45.00
8) The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History & Arts : Volume 55 No. 2, Spring 1995
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Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 1995. Volume 55, Number 2, Spring 1995. 4to. Soft cover. Black and white photographs, illustrations, reproductions, and maps. Includes articles on The Jeffersonian Gunboats in Service 1804-1825; A Means to an End -- Gunboats and Thomas Jefferson's Theory of Defense; Lothrop Awards Announcement; The Ship Without Liberty -- Mutiny and the Clipper Contest; The Plattsburg Mutiny 1816; Pilots and Pilotage in North Carolina to the Civil War; book reviews, and more. Only... more information

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$30.00
9) The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History & Arts : Volume 58 No. 3, Summer 1998
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Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 1998. Volume 58 No. 3, Summer 1998. 4to. Soft cover. Black and white photographs, illustrations, reproductions, and maps. Includes articles on The Killing of Shabet -- A Narrative of Extraterritorial Rights Zanzibar 1846-1851; US Revenue Cutters Captured in the War of 1812; Columbia Navy in the Korean War 1950-1953; The Brig Mexican of Salem, Captured by Pirates, and her Escape; Shipping Out -- Crossing the North Pacific in Winter; book reviews, and more. Only exlibrary... more information

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10) The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History & Arts : Winter 2001
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Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 2001. Volume 61 No. 1. Winter 2001. 4to. Soft cover. Black and white photographs, illustrations, reproductions, and maps. Includes articles on the Continental Naval Brig Andrew Andrea Doria; A Norse Etymology for Luff -- Weather Edge of a Sail; Big Ben -- Squire Sail of the Yacht America -- Navy Wives and WAVES -- Sources for W Omen's History in the Naval Ware College's Naval Historical Collection; the Last Voyage of the Juan de Fuca; book reviews, and more. ... more information

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11) The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History & Arts : Volume 50 No. 4, Fall 1990
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Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 1990. Salem: Peabody Essex Museum, 1990. First edition. Volume 50 No. 3, Fall 1990. 4to. Soft cover. Black and white photographs, illustrations, reproductions, and maps. Includes articles on Pistols and Honor -- The James Barron-Stephen Decatur Conflict 1798-1807; The Panay Revisited -- A Maritime Perspective; Armed Merchantmen and Privateers -- Another Perspective on America's Quasi-War with France; Finding Longitude at Sea by Magnetic Declination on Dutch East In... more information

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12) The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History & Arts : Volume 50 No. 1, Winter 1990
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Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 1990. Salem: Peabody Essex Museum, 1990. First edition. Volume 50 No. 1, Winter 1990. 4to. Soft cover. Black and white photographs, illustrations, reproductions, and maps. Includes articles on Lattitude Errors and the New England Voyages of Print and Waymouth; Edmund Custis and His "Wreck-Fishing" Invention; Sea Power and South America -- The Brazils or South American Station of the Royal Navy 1808-1837; Voyage to Canada's Arctic Islands; The Battle for Co... more information

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13) The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History & Arts : Volume 50 No. 3, Summer 1990
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Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 1990. Salem: Peabody Essex Museum, 1990. First edition. Volume 50 No. 3, Summer 1990. 4to. Soft cover. Black and white photographs, illustrations, reproductions, and maps. Includes articles on A History of Fluvial Navigation -- The Example of the Meuse; An Old Fashioned Form of Protectionism -- The Role Played by British Naval Power in China from 1860-1941; Warships of the Ancient Mediterranean; The Philadelphia Steamboat of 1796; A Dangerous Sport -- A Boston Boy'... more information

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14) The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History & Arts : Volume 59 No. 3, 1999
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Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 1999. Volume 59 No. 3, 1999. 4to. Soft cover. Black and white photographs, illustrations, reproductions, and maps. Includes articles on Honolulu and Whaling on the Japan Grounds; Broadsides and Brown Water -- The US Navy in Riverine Warfare During the War of 1812; The Gertrude L. Thebaud Aground in Frobisher Bay -- With Donald B. MacMillan's 1937 Arctic Expedition; Marsala -- The Tribulations of a Ship, Her Captain, and his Government; book reviews, and more. Only ... more information

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15) The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History & Arts : Volume 55 No. 3, Summer 1995
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Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 1995. Volume 55, Number 3, Summer 1995. 4to. Soft cover. Black and white photographs, illustrations, reproductions, and maps. Includes articles on the Piracy Trial of Luke Ryan; Debt-Collector or King-Maker -- The Royal Navy in Mexico 1861-1862; Anglo-American Naval Logistic Cooperation in World War I; God, Leadership, Flemings, and Archery -- Contemporary Perceptions of Victory and Defeat; The Frigate Strikes her Colors; book reviews, and more. Only exlibrary marking... more information

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16) The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History & Arts : Volume 50 No. 2, Spring1990
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Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 1990. Salem: Peabody Essex Museum, 1990. First edition. Volume 50 No. 2, Spring 1990. 4to. Soft cover. Black and white photographs, illustrations, reproductions, and maps. Includes articles on Acting Master Samuel B. Gregory : The Trials of an Unexperienced Captain on the South Atlantic Blockading Squadron; Pestilence from the Sea and American Maritime Quarantine Policy; Reform in the United States Navy : The "Plucking" of Officers in the Latter 1850s; Right W... more information

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17) The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History & Arts : Volume 56 No. 3, Summer 1996
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Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 1996. Volume 56, Number 3, Summer 1996. 4to. Soft cover. Black and white photographs, illustrations, reproductions, and maps. Includes articles on a Tugman's Story -- Life and Times of B. B. Inman; The United States Navy Boarding Rattle -- A Unique Item of Nineteenth Century US Naval Ordnance; William A. Moffett and His "Disastrous Dirigibles"; A Home on the Sublime -- Trans-Oceanic Perspectives; How We Built Ships on Cooper's Point Before WWII -- A Tr... more information

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18) Applied Naval Architecture
Zubaly, Robert
 
New Jersey: Society of Naval Architects & Marine Engineers SNAME, 1996. Reprint. 8vo. Hard cover. 349 pp. This text is an introduction to those practical elements of the theories of naval architecture that are most helpful and essential to ships' officers, marine engineers, shipyard engineers, and technicians, who work on seagoing vessels or in the professions that service them. The author explains the concepts of naval architecture in simple language for students in many maritime disciplines. Probl... more information

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$250.00
19) Applied Naval Architecture
Zubaly, R. B.; Zubaly, Robert B
 
Centreville, Maryland, U.S.A.: Cornell Maritime Pr/Tidewater Pub, 1996. Reprint, hardcover binding, 349 pp. This text is an introduction to those practical elements of the theories of naval architecture that are most helpful and essential to ships' officers, marine engineers, shipyard engineers, and technicians, who work on seagoing vessels or in the professions that service them. The author explains the concepts of naval architecture in simple language for students in many maritime disciplines. Problems an... more information

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$185.00
20) Belle of Louisville: Ohio River Steamboat
Bates, Alan L
 
Berkeley: Howell-North Books, 1965. Berkeley: Howell-North Books, 1965. SIGNED/DATED January 20, 1965 BY AUTHOR on title page. First edition. 8vo. Pictorial boards, 152 pp. Schematics of steamboat on endpapers. Illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings, map. Ex-library with expected markings. Short tears along spine. Good.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Pictorial Boards. Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 8vo. Ex-Library. ... more information

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